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April 9, 1988
Richmond Coach Dick Tarrant, who led the Spiders to the National Collegiate Athletic Assn. tournament's round of 16 and a school-record 26 victories, signed a new multiyear contract. Terms were not disclosed.
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September 10, 2010 | Chris Dufresne
Months after leaving the tangled web that was USC, Aaron Corp is a Spider. With help from GPS, Corp was tracked this week to a far-off football field where he was surrounded by smaller players but taller pines. Meet the recently named starting quarterback for the University of Richmond. Pete Carroll wasn't around this time to reverse the call. In a crazy corollary, Corp made his first start for the Spiders last Saturday, a 34-13 loss at Virginia, which is playing at USC this week.
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SPORTS
March 21, 1988 | From Times Wire Services
Richmond is on the run, and now faces the biggest challenge of its March dash--top-ranked Temple. The Spiders shut down Georgia Tech's fastbreak Sunday and beat the Yellow Jackets, 59-55, in the second round of the National Collegiate Athletic Assn. East Regional. Richmond defeated defending champion Indiana, 72-69, Friday in the first round. Sunday, Peter Woolfolk scored 27 points for the Spiders (26-6), who have won nine in a row.
SPORTS
January 8, 2010 | By Gary Klein
USC quarterback Aaron Corp, who won the starting job last spring but was displaced by Matt Barkley after being injured in training camp, announced Thursday that he was transferring to the University of Richmond. Corp will begin classes at Richmond on Monday and participate in spring practice. He has two seasons of eligibility remaining and can play in the coming season because Richmond is in the Football Championship Subdivision, formerly known as Division I-AA. "Richmond allowed me the opportunity to compete and play right away and I was very comfortable meeting with Coach [Latrell]
SPORTS
February 25, 1992 | LISA DILLMAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The streak became Ginny Doyle's constant companion. It went to meals with her. And, of course, to basketball games. It even was mentioned on national television. Ginny Doyle, a 5-foot-11 senior guard/forward for Richmond, hadn't missed a free throw since March 1, 1991. Since then, she established NCAA records for most consecutive foul shots made--by a man or a woman. Previously, the record was 64, set by Joe Dykstra of Western Illinois during the 1981-82 season.
SPORTS
January 19, 1992 | Associated Press
Ginny Doyle, who holds two women's records, extended her consecutive free-throw streak past the men's record Saturday when she made her 65th in a row. She was two for two at the foul line in helping Richmond beat William & Mary, 74-55. The Division I men's record of 64 consecutive free throws was set by Joe Dykstra of Western Illinois in 1981-82. Doyle, a 5-foot-11 senior, scored 22 points.
SPORTS
March 24, 1988 | ROBYN NORWOOD, Times Staff Writer
While Carlton Owens one more time recalled precisely how he came to have a bullet permanently lodged in his arm and Tom Garrick confirmed just which network morning show he had appeared on Wednesday, Temple and Duke prepared for the National Collegiate Athletic Assn.'s East Regional basketball tournament with little fanfare. For a day, at least, if you wanted to be somebody at the Brendan Byrne Arena here in the Meadowlands complex, it helped to have very recently been a nobody.
SPORTS
January 8, 2010 | By Gary Klein
USC quarterback Aaron Corp, who won the starting job last spring but was displaced by Matt Barkley after being injured in training camp, announced Thursday that he was transferring to the University of Richmond. Corp will begin classes at Richmond on Monday and participate in spring practice. He has two seasons of eligibility remaining and can play in the coming season because Richmond is in the Football Championship Subdivision, formerly known as Division I-AA. "Richmond allowed me the opportunity to compete and play right away and I was very comfortable meeting with Coach [Latrell]
SPORTS
September 10, 2010 | Chris Dufresne
Months after leaving the tangled web that was USC, Aaron Corp is a Spider. With help from GPS, Corp was tracked this week to a far-off football field where he was surrounded by smaller players but taller pines. Meet the recently named starting quarterback for the University of Richmond. Pete Carroll wasn't around this time to reverse the call. In a crazy corollary, Corp made his first start for the Spiders last Saturday, a 34-13 loss at Virginia, which is playing at USC this week.
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July 26, 2008 | Patrick McGreevy, Times Staff Writer
California became the first state to require restaurants to cook without artery-clogging trans fats, such as those in many oils and margarines, under restrictions signed into law Friday by the health-conscious governor. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, a physical-fitness advocate and crusader against obesity, sided with legislators who said the measure would help get the fat out of Californians who are too dependent on fast food.
SPORTS
February 25, 1992 | LISA DILLMAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The streak became Ginny Doyle's constant companion. It went to meals with her. And, of course, to basketball games. It even was mentioned on national television. Ginny Doyle, a 5-foot-11 senior guard/forward for Richmond, hadn't missed a free throw since March 1, 1991. Since then, she established NCAA records for most consecutive foul shots made--by a man or a woman. Previously, the record was 64, set by Joe Dykstra of Western Illinois during the 1981-82 season.
SPORTS
January 19, 1992 | Associated Press
Ginny Doyle, who holds two women's records, extended her consecutive free-throw streak past the men's record Saturday when she made her 65th in a row. She was two for two at the foul line in helping Richmond beat William & Mary, 74-55. The Division I men's record of 64 consecutive free throws was set by Joe Dykstra of Western Illinois in 1981-82. Doyle, a 5-foot-11 senior, scored 22 points.
SPORTS
April 9, 1988
Richmond Coach Dick Tarrant, who led the Spiders to the National Collegiate Athletic Assn. tournament's round of 16 and a school-record 26 victories, signed a new multiyear contract. Terms were not disclosed.
SPORTS
March 24, 1988 | ROBYN NORWOOD, Times Staff Writer
While Carlton Owens one more time recalled precisely how he came to have a bullet permanently lodged in his arm and Tom Garrick confirmed just which network morning show he had appeared on Wednesday, Temple and Duke prepared for the National Collegiate Athletic Assn.'s East Regional basketball tournament with little fanfare. For a day, at least, if you wanted to be somebody at the Brendan Byrne Arena here in the Meadowlands complex, it helped to have very recently been a nobody.
SPORTS
March 21, 1988 | From Times Wire Services
Richmond is on the run, and now faces the biggest challenge of its March dash--top-ranked Temple. The Spiders shut down Georgia Tech's fastbreak Sunday and beat the Yellow Jackets, 59-55, in the second round of the National Collegiate Athletic Assn. East Regional. Richmond defeated defending champion Indiana, 72-69, Friday in the first round. Sunday, Peter Woolfolk scored 27 points for the Spiders (26-6), who have won nine in a row.
NEWS
December 18, 1988 | Associated Press
Centre College has selected Dr. Michael F. Adams, vice president for university affairs at Pepperdine University, as its 19th president. Adams, 40, will assume his duties in April, succeeding Dr. Richard L. Morrill, who left last September to become president of the University of Richmond.
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