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Dec
17

McCoy: Flyers Survive In Overtime… Score Win Over Georgia State

Josh Cunningham had a phenomenal game, and the Dayton Flyers used him to force overtime and gain a win Saturday over Georgia State. Read more on The Flyers win by Hal McCoy inside today’s latest Flyer feature on Press Pros.

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Dec
10

Hal: UD Flyers Vs. Ivy League Penn Game Mirrored Until The Flyers Blinked…

The Flyers game lacked in zone defense while Penn’s sharp-shooters stuck it in the shredder. Not out-smarted, but outplayed, UD falls to Ivy League Penn. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
9

Hal: UD Flyers Vs. Ivy League Penn Game Mirrored Until The Flyers Blinked…

The Flyers game lacked in zone defense while Penn’s sharp-shooters stuck it in the shredder. Not out-smarted, but outplayed, UD falls to Ivy League Penn. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
7

Hal: Flyers Keep Kostas Off The Bench, And Waltz Over Tennessee Tech

The Flyers had five players in double figures, and “Greek Freak II”, Kostas Antetokounmpo didn’t foul out – a good combination – and good enough for record-leveling win Wednesday over Tennessee Tech. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
30

Hal McCoy: On The “Fly”, Auburn Grounds Flyers

They had trouble scoring (above), while Auburn lit up the arena from behind the three-point line. Add one wardrobe malfunction by their coach, and Auburn made it a pretty miserable night for the UD Flyers. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s inside Press Pros feature.

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Nov
26

McCoy: UD Flyers Pull One Out Of ‘The Tale Of Two Halves’…

Anthony Grant said the Flyers had to have better defensive focus in the second half…and that’s what happened. UD survived a rocky start and injuries to a pair of key starters to pull out a 73-60 win over Akron. Read more on the game from Hal McCoy in the latest Press Pros update on the Flyers.

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Nov
18

Hal: Dayton Flyers Bridge Collapses With A Loss To Valparaiso

The team’s motto this year was, “Build That Bridge,” but the bridge was never completed and collapsed many times this season for a lack of big plays at important and opportune times.  Dayton suffers just its second losing season in 40 years with Saturday’s loss at Valparaiso. Read Hal McCoy’s account in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
11

Hal McCoy: UD Wins The Opener On A Prayer…Kind Of!

All’s well that ends well…Anthony Grant directed the game-winning play before a packed house of onlookers – the Dayton Flyers win his debut as head coach in a thriller. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Flyer feature.

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Nov
11

Hal McCoy: UD Wins The Opener On A Prayer…Kind Of!

All’s well that ends well…Anthony Grant directs traffic and the game-winning play before a packed house of onlookers – the Dayton Flyers win his debut as head coach in a thriller. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Flyer feature.

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Nov
4

Hal McCoy: UD Continues Late Rebound With Win Over Marist

The Flyers took advantage of good health, experience, and end-of-season momentum to win their third straight and fourth in the last five…36-17, over Marist.

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Nov
4

Hal McCoy: UD Continues Late Rebound With Win Over Marist

Cole Kaparos wiggled in for a touchdown (above) and the Flyers took advantage of good health, experience, and end-of-season momentum to win their third straight and fourth in the last five…36-17, over Marist.

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Oct
28

McCoy: Flyers’ Second Half Defense Shuts Butler Down…

The Flyers clamped the jaws of life on Butler in the second half, outscoring the Bulldogs 17-0 and rescuing a big hearted 27-22 victory on a brisk and blustery Saturday afternoon at Welcome Stadium. Read more of the Flyers big win inside today’s feature by Hal McCoy.

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Oct
21

Flyers Deliver On The Road With A Win Over Davidson, 48-22. . .

The Flyers took off like a stealth jet, with quarterback Alex Jeske in attack mode with 15 completions in 22 attempts for 223 yards and two touchdowns. Read more about the game from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros UD feature.

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Oct
14

Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…

Stranded in the desert with a 0-0 tie in the first half, the game was still very winnable.  It was Camel weather, and the Flyers just couldn’t get over the hump against the Campbell Fighting Camels.  Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s UD feature.

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Oct
14

Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…

Stranded in the desert with a 0-0 tie in the first half, the game was still very winnable.  It was Camel weather, and the Flyers just couldn’t get over the hump against the Campbell Fighting Camels.  Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s UD feature.

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Oct
7

Hal McCoy: Big Plays, And Big Defense, Help UD Beat Drake

Alex Jeske returned to play quarterback (above), and the Dayton defense showed up to shut down the Pioneer League’s top-rated passer. Put ’em together…and the Flyers strike for an impressive road win on the road over Drake. Read Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros Flyer feature.

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Sep
30

Hal: Flyers’ Struggles Continue…Lose To San Diego

San Diego hogged the football and dominated Saturday’s PFL contest at Welcome Stadium, sending the UD Flyers to their fourth defeat of the season, and their worst mark since 2006. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Sep
27

Hal At Large: Just Some Observations….!

On a slow sports day (no one called anyone an “SOB” today)…the annual “what ifs” from hall of famer Hal McCoy – revealing, thought provoking, and in his own words…bordering on a grin. Enjoy a few moments with Hal…in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Sep
23

Hal McCoy: Shocking Collapse As UD Falls To Morehead State

UD built a confident first half lead…and then it was gone with the wind and Morehead quarterback Lawson Page. Morehead comes from behind to win a shocker, 34-28. Read more on the UD loss from Hal McCoy in the latest Press Pros Feature.

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Sep
17

Hal McCoy: To Err, And To Lose…UD Falls To Duquesne

Sean Prophit’s touchdown lunge (above) was a highlight, but it was the lowlights that plagued Dayton Saturday in a frustrating loss to visiting Duquesne. Read Hal McCoy’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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