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MEN’S BASKETBALL PREVIEW PART II: SOPHOMORES TO WATCH

Anytime a school loses a particularly strong graduating class, they tend to make an effort to recoup some of that talent with a big recruiting class. Last year’s freshmen brought a lot of firepower to the Knight’s offense, here are my picks to watch out for.

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THE BIG LEAD: MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON PREVIEW PART 1 – TOP RETURNERS

While there are few things we can predict this season, we here at Knight Wire want to walk you through those that we can. This week, we’ll break down the top upperclassmen returning this season.

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THE BIG LEAD: BEHIND THE SCENES OF WARTBURG WRESTLING’S DARKEST DAY WITH KYLE BRIGGS

For Kyle Briggs, a redshirt junior at the time, the cancellation was perhaps the worst day of his life.

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THE BIG LEAD: FISHER, FREIBURGER DEFINE XC PRESENT, FUTURE

When the two became the first male-female pair in Wartburg history to sweep the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Athlete of the Week awards, they became linked in one particular way: They represent the Knights’ present, and they define their future.

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THE BIG LEAD: AMANDA BRAINERD DEFINES THE KNIGHTS’ NCAA TOURNAMENT CEILING

RYAN REEBENACKER, KNIGHT WIRE MANAGER As the Knights move into the American Rivers Conference tournament with the No. 1 seed, and nurse NCAA Tournament run hopes for the fourth-straight year, a spotlight is shone not on any one player, but on the entire team. It’s not debated often who Wartburg basketball’s best player is. Who […]

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THE BIG LEAD: COPING WITHOUT AN IOWA NBA TEAM

Despite a lack of an NBA team in the state, Iowans haven’t been deterred from following NBA basketball: instead showing their fandom for a wide variety of teams.