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Men’s Basketball 2/7

Jasmin Hallowell, Staff Writer

February 11

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Millikin men's basketball team lost 72-66 to North Park University on Feb. 7 in Decatur, Illinois at the Griswold Center. Big Blue lead for the most part in the first half before the Vikings got a 37-35 advantage leading into...

The Super Bowl

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

February 11

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On Sunday, February 1, the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks went head-to-head in Super Bowl XLIX. Seattle, wanting to be the first repeat NFL champions since New England 10 years ago, was outplayed for the first half....

Millikin Men’s Basketball Takes Loss

Ashlea Doersam, Sports Editor

February 11

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On January 31, the Millikin men’s basketball team played Elmhurst and lost 72 to 88. During the first half, the Big Blue stayed with the Bluejays. At the half, the score was 40-33 Bluejays. When the game resumed, Millikin was...

Men and Women’s Swimming 1/23

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

February 11

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Big Blue men and women lost a dual meet January 23, at McIntosh pool in Decatur against Wesleyan. The Titans won the men’s event 114-48, and the women’s 101-75. Sami Battle and Shelby Kobs were double event winners for Millikin....

Millikin Women’s Basketball Jan. 14

Jasmin Hallowell, Staff Writer

January 28

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The Millikin University Women's Basketball team won a CCIW game against Illinois Wesleyan University in Decatur, Illinois, at the Griswold Center with a final score of 85-80 on January 14. Big Blue now advances their stats to...

NFL Week 18

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

January 28

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Welcome back Big Blue! It’s been a while since we’ve seen the best of so here are the week 18 top five NFL teams. Down one from last week is this week’s number five, the Cowboys 236.5 passing and 147.1 rushing yards. Replacing...

Millikin Men’s Basketball Jan. 7

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

January 28

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Millikin fell to North Central College 62-46 in Decatur on January 7. The first 11 minutes the game was tied 13-13. With 8:56 left in the half, the Cardinals went on a 16-5 run to build a 29-18 advantage at the half. Big Blue...

Millikin Brings Back Wrestling

Ashlea Doersam, Sports Editor

January 28

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Big Blue wrestling will return in the fall of 2015! To help aid the program’s quick restart, an anonymous Millikin wrestling alumnus has issued a challenge to alumni and friends of Millikin, offering to match dollar for dollar...

Millikin Volleyball’s Trip to Europe Over Winter Break

Ashlea Doersam, Sports Editor

January 28

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Over winter break Millikin’s volleyball team took a tour of Italy and France with Coach Debbie Kiick. The players experienced the culture, history, lifestyle, and volleyball of Italy and France during their 11 day tour. The...

Millikin Men’s Basketball Jan. 3

Jasmin Hallowell, Staff Writer

January 28

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The Millikin Men’s Basketball team played in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin with a 77-67 win in Chicago at North Park University on January 3. North Park opened the game having a four point lead on Millikin...

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