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By KALANI TAKASE
Ka‘u senior Cy Tamura was a versatile weapon while junior defensive end Evan Manoha transformed from a diehard cowboy to a play-making Trojan on the 8-man football field.
HONOLULU – The University of Hawaii men’s basketball team will face Colorado at 1:30 p.m. Thursday for third place in the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic.
Kamehameha seniors Micah Kanehailua and Pono Davis, and the rest of their football teammates stand alone in school history, after producing its most rewarding football season ever.
HONOLULU — Down to its last shot to avoid an upset, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall drew up the same play he used in the Shockers’ other overtime game this year.
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Hilo’s start was not what coach Ben Pana had in mind.
HONOLULU — For just the second time in the six-year history of the Diamond Head Classic, the host team will be making a semifinal appearance.
HONOLULU — This week’s Sixth Annual Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic, like its predecessor Rainbow Classic did for the previous 45 years, promises high-quality men’s basketball action from several potential NCAA Tournament teams.
It’s been a long time since the University of Hawaii at Hilo men’s basketball team upset a ranked opponent. The last time was during the 1998-99 season, under former coach Jeff Law, when the Vulcans stunned No. 7 Mid Western State.
That Pahoa was stuck on 30 points in regulation was largely a result of an uncharacteristically low-scoring game by Tolby Saito.
It was a picture-perfect day for soccer in East Hawaii on Saturday.
Giving an opponent numerous putback opportunities is only asking for big-time trouble, one reason the University of Hawaii at Hilo women’s basketball team fell to BYU-Hawaii.