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Dayton’s Kelley Austria pushes her way inside as the Flyers hosted Yale in 2015. Ty Greenlees/Staff

UD women’s basketball team opens A-10 play Dec. 4

The Dayton Flyers women’s basketball team will get an early start in Atlantic 10 Conference play. The first of 16 A-10 games will be played at UD Arena on Dec. 4 against La Salle.The A-10 released its full schedule Wednesday. Dayton plays five non-conference games in between its first and ...

Dayton tips off the season against Southeast Missouri State on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at UD Arena in Dayton. David Jablonski/Staff

Report: Dayton freshman may have to sit out season

Dayton Flyers freshman forward Kostas Antetokounmpo may not be able to play in the 2016-17 season, according to a report. Mark Miller, an editor at Wisconsin Basketball Yearbook, reported the 6-foot-10 Antetokounmpo is “likely to sit out 2016-17 season at Dayton per NCAA ruling.” Dayton coach Archie Miller would not ...

Dayton players dance in a huddle before a game against Syracuse in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Friday, March 18, 2016, at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. David Jablonski/Staff

Dayton Flyers get official visit from Anthony Gaines

Anthony Gaines, a 6-foot-4 guard from New Hampton School (N.H.), began an official visit with the Dayton Flyers on Sunday, according to his high school coach Nick Whitmore. The last three players to visit UD have given their verbal commitments soon after leaving: 6-4 guard Jordan Davis, of Irmo, S.C.; ...

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 11: Terrelle Pryor #11 of the Cleveland Browns catches a pass against the Philadelphia Eagles in the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on September 11, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Weekend Review: Lost Sunday after scintillating Saturday of football

Those good feelings for Ohio’s pro football team lasted all of one week.The Bengals and the Browns both lost, and they did so with the help of some strange officiating decisions late.For Cincinnati, the ruling Tyler Boyd fumbled stood despite it being pretty easy to conclude his knee was down ...

The cover of “Miller Time” by David A. Burhenn.

“Miller Time” chronicles life of Archie Miller’s dad John

Everything the Dayton Flyers have accomplished under Archie Miller in recent years and everything he and his brother Sean have done in their coaching careers can be traced back to the career of their dad John Miller, a hall of fame high school basketball coach in Beaver Falls, Pa.All that ...

Dayton players cheer after a 3-pointer against Alabama on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at UD Arena in Dayton. David Jablonski/Staff

Game time announced for Dayton Flyers vs. Alabama

The Dayton Flyers will play Alabama at 1:15 p.m. ET on Nov. 15 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. ESPN announced the game time Thursday. It will be televised on ESPN2 and will be one of 13 games in the ninth annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon. It’s Dayton’s second game of the season. ...

McKinley Wright. Photo by Zach Roy

New Dayton Flyers recruit described as old-fashioned point guard

McKinley Wright’s mom, Yolanda Hitchcock, put him on the basketball court when he was a baby. He started playing when he was 6. Ever since, he has trained to get to the next level.“Now it’s here,” Wright said Wednesday.Wright, a 6-foot, 180-pound point guard, announced his verbal commitment to the ...

New Dayton basketball recruit McKinley Wright. Photo by Zach Roy

UD recruit McKinley Wright: Dayton felt like home

McKinley Wright put on a show Tuesday. He may do the same for the Dayton Flyers for four years, starting in 2017.Wright and his Champlin Park High School teammate Theo John sat at a table in their high school gym as television cameras rolled and fans watched a live Internet ...

Dayton huddles before practice at Long Island University Brooklyn on Thursday, March 10, 2016, in Brooklyn, N.Y. David Jablonski/Staff

Point guard from Minnesota picks Dayton Flyers

The Dayton Flyers picked up their third verbal commitment from a member of the class of 2017 Tuesday. Point guard McKinley Wright, of Champlin Park, Minn., announced his decision at a press conference at Champlin Park High School, pulling on a UD hat as he made his pick. Wright made ...

FILE - In this June 24, 2016 file photo, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory speaks during a candidate forum in Charlotte, N.C. The NCAA has pulled seven championship events from North Carolina, including opening-weekend men's basketball tournament games, for the coming year due to a state law that some say can lead to discrimination against LGBT people. In a news release Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, the NCAA says the decision by its board of governors came "because of the cumulative actions taken by the state concerning civil rights protections." The law known as HB2 was signed into law by Gov. McCrory earlier this year. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

Dayton, Columbus, Senator Brown interested in hosting events pulled from North Carolina

Dayton and Columbus could contend for NCAA championship events pulled from North Carolina this week because of a controversial law in that state. Officials from the University of Dayton and the Greater Columbus Sports Commission told the Dayton Daily News they have interest in hosting the events, which include first ...

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