Dukes Will #PutEmUp in NCAA FCS Playoffs

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The Dukes have yearned for this chance for half of a decade.

They shared the NEC title in 2011, but watched Albany go on to represent the conference in the FCS playoffs against then-Big South member Stony Brook.

Duquesne matched Sacred Heart’s first-place record in 2013, but the Pioneers’ head-to-head victory over the Dukes meant Jerry Schmitt’s team would again miss out on the automatic bid to the national tournament.

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#TBT: Simic Produced Plenty of Showstopping Moments During Her Time in Downtown Brooklyn

LIU Brooklyn @ Northwestern, September 18, 2009

LIU Brooklyn @ Northwestern, September 18, 2009

Svetlana Simic knows not what losing a championship match feels like.

It isn’t because she has never played in one, either. She actually played in plenty during her Northeast Conference career – four to be exact.

LIU Brooklyn captured six consecutive NEC Volleyball Tournament titles from 2004 through 2009 and Simic was on the court for the last four.

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