Sports

Sun Devil Q&A with Chris Drouin

Published On:
Thursday, August 28, 2008
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Photo Courtesy of ASU Media Relations

The State Press’ Josh Spivack spoke with ASU sophomore wrestler Chris Drouin, who competes in the 141-pound weight class and was one win away from garnering All-American honors in 2007.

Devil Dish

Published On:
Thursday, August 28, 2008

The NBA champion has to win a playoff. Even my little cousin’s soccer league has a playoff at the end of its season.

Why has college football been so hesitant to accept something so popular?

Off and running

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Cross-country teams ready for season
Published On:
Thursday, August 28, 2008

The ASU men’s and women’s cross-country teams return to action after impressive seasons in 2007.

But the best may be yet to come.

ASU football led by Nolan, Bolden

Published On:
Thursday, August 28, 2008
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Senior safety Troy Nolan (right) blocks an offensive scout during practice Wednesday evening at the ASU football practice fields.(Kaitlin Ochenrider /The State Press)

While the ASU football team’s offense spent a lot of time in the end zone last season, the 2008 version of the ASU defense is looking to keep opponents out of it.

Hopes hinge on o-line

Published On:
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
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Senior quarterback Rudy Carpenter makes a pass during practice Tuesday evening.(Kaitlin Ochenrider/The State Press)

The Pac-10 conference is known for its offense around the world of college football, and a team has to be proficient on that side of the ball to rise up in the standings.