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Geno Ford: Bringing Success Back to the Hilltop

by: Jonathan Teich and Brad Gschwendtner

Bradley Basketball is one of the most historic programs in all of college basketball. But prior, to Geno Ford’s hiring in the Spring of 2011 the state of the team was on the decline. But after year two as the head coach, the team has already seen more success. Ford appears to have the program back on the right track, and plans on bringing it back to its winning ways soon.



Success Lacking on the Hilltop in Bradley Athletics

Posted in Uncategorized by com360bu on May 9, 2013
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by Tim Lahey and Miles Himmel

Bradley Athletics have had a long tradition of winning in athletics, but are in a bit of a slump recently. In this article, the current state of the Athletic department is looked at and their goals to improve. In the video, ¬†Athletic Director Dr. Michael Cross, talks about the future of Bradley sports. Kirk Wessler and Dave Reynolds of the Peoria Journal Star, sat down during this weeks podcast and gave their views on the past and what they think the future could hold. Examining the past four years, the women’s basketball team was the only team sport in the athletic department that boasted a .500 winning percentage or better.


Off the Court with Hollie Huntley

By: Hollie Huntley

This week’s episode of¬†Off the Court with Hollie Huntley features Bradley University’s Whitney Schumacher. Schumacher is a three season athlete at BU competing in cross country, indoor and outdoor track. Take a listen to find out more about Whitney’s journey competing for the Braves and what life is like for a Division 1 student athlete. (more…)

Late Night BU November 9, 2012

Posted in Uncategorized by com360bu on November 29, 2012
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By Andy Johnson

Bradley students came to the Markin Center for a night of fun activities for this month’s Late Night BU. There were many activities for the students to enjoy and student-athletes joined in for a chance to give them a face full of pie.