Archive for UD Feature
Sep
1

McCoy: The Good News (And Some Bad) About Dayton’s Opening Win

The Dayton Flyers proved they have long memories, atoning Saturday for last year’s opening day loss to Robert Morris. They won, they scored, and scored quickly. But the day was also strewn with at least one bad news moment. Read more on the game from Hal McCoy…in today’s Press Pros Flyers feature.

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Apr
15

Thunderstruck: Red Strikes Twice In Final 36 Seconds To Win UD Scrimmage

The rain cut things short, but not before UD got in a half of spring football…and sophomore Ryan Skibinski made a big impression in the final minute of play. Read about the game from PPM columnist Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
4

Hal McCoy: Darrell Davis Celebrates Senior Day…22 points In UD Victory

Darrell Davis scored 22 points, and reached the 1,000 point plateau for his Dayton career. But the best thing – the Flyers beat George Washington at UD Arena Saturday…on Senior Day! Read about the game from Hal McCoy.

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Feb
21

Hal McCoy: Is ‘The Greek Freak II’ Coming Of Age For UD’s Flyers?

Tuesday, Kostas Antetokounmpo played for a glorious 19 minutes…and the Flyer Faithful gave him a standing ovation when he left the floor late in the game, hoping they had just gotten a sneak peek of what might be in the future. Read about the game from Hal McCoy in our latest UD feature.

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Feb
17

Hal McCoy: UD’s Landers (Gold), Crutcher (Silver) Pace Flyers Past “International” Fordham

The Flyers rode the hot hand of Trey Landers and Jalen Crutcher to a convincing win over Forham…complete with an Olympic flavor.

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Feb
14

Something Good (Baseball) Comes Your (And My) Way….

The baseball season opens this weekend, and so with it coverage on Press Pros. So forget about the groundhog in Pennsylvania. Spring, renewal, and baseball…is a state of mind!

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Feb
7

Hal McCoy: UD Slams, And Jams, And Dunks Duquesne…

The Flyers enjoyed a rare shooting night to remember Wednesday, and atoned with emphasis an earlier loss to the Duquesne Dukes. Read more about the game from hall of famer Hal McCoy in our latest University of Dayton feature.

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Feb
7

Flyer Baseball, 2018: Why Dayton? Well, Why Not Dayton…?

New Flyer baseball coach Jayson King kicks off his inaugural season at Dayton next weekend with optimism over some things old, some things new, some borrowed baseball wisdoms…and of course, new blue uniforms. Read our latest Flyer baseball update in today’s inside feature.

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Jan
24

McCoy: Dayton Pulls The Surprise On Davidson…

The Flyers ride the steady game of sophomore Trey Landers, and pull the surprise…a 65-64 win over visiting Davidson.

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Jan
20

McCoy: The Numbers ‘Do’ Lie…UD Bullied By The Rams

Percentages weren’t enough…UD’s numbers were nice, but Rhode Island’s 17-1 first half run too much to overcome. The Flyers fall to 8-9 on the season with an 88-74 A-10 loss to the league-leading Rams. Read more about the game with Hal McCoy in the latest Press Pros feature.

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Jan
12

McCoy: Snow Storm Outside, Torrid Flyers Ambush VCU Inside…!

Darrell, Dealin’…They made it look easy. Dayton set a school record for made ‘threes’ (17), and all five starters finished in double figures in a blowout win over Virginia Commonwealth. Read about the game before you shovel your walks…in the latest Press Pros inside feature from Hal McCoy.

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Jan
6

McCoy: Flyers Take A Backward Step In Loss To UMass…

It was a reach, at best…Coming off their best performance of the season in the win against St. Bonaventure, Josh Cunningham (above) and the Dayton Flyers took a step backward Saturday, losing to an under-manned UMass team at UD Arena. Read about the game from Hal McCoy in the latest Press Pros feature.

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Jan
4

McCoy: Grant, Davis & Landers…Flyers Bounce Bonnies With Career-High Night

Darrell Davis scored 28 points, a new career high, and the Dayton Flyers used his lead to snap St. Bonaventure’s win streak with an impressive win of their own. Read about the game from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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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
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 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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