Vermont Rumors & News

  • Vermont signee Josh Speidel makes major progress, says word 'Mom'

    Indianapolis Star "When Josh Speidel said "mom" on Thursday for the first time since he suffered a severe brain injury on Feb. 1, Lisa Speidel had stepped out of the hospital room. Dave, her husband and Josh's father, insisted he said it. Lisa had to hear it for herself. She took Josh's fingers, placed them on..." April 19

  • UVM: Duncan to sit out rest of season

    Burlington Free Press "Ernie Duncan, one of the six touted freshmen for the Catamounts, will not return to the court this season, the school announced prior to Saturday's home game vs. Harvard. Duncan, plagued by a back injury, played a total of 56 minutes in four of the Catamounts' seven games this season. The..." December 08

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Georgia 63, Vermont 56

    ProSportsDaily "Charles Mann scored 29 points as the host Bulldogs advanced to the second round of the NIT. Georgia (20-13), the second seed in Region 4, overcame 22 turnovers and a late five-point deficit to reach 20 wins for just the 12th time in school history. The Bulldogs also received 16 points from..." March 20

  • Seawolves pull out 67-64 win over Vermont at sold-out Pritchard "Sophomore Jameel Warney (Plainfield, N.J.) delivered 18 points and nine rebounds, senior Anthony Jackson (Columbus, Ohio) had 16 points and the Stony Brook men's basketball team survived a furious Vermont rally with stout defense at the end as the #Seawolves came away with a 67-64 victory over the..." January 25

  • NCAA grants waiver for teams playing more than four non-Division I opponents

    College Basketball Talk "There was a report out yesterday that the NCAA would be deciding soon on whether or not to waive an obscure rule that would force teams in smaller leagues to forfeit games. In summation: Division I teams cannot play more than four non-Division I teams in a season. Transitional Division I..." January 16