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Brady Farkas started at 104.5 in February of 2014. He is responsible for producing web content and giving on-air updates on local sports. Prior to 104.5, Farkas worked in sports information at Norwich University. A graduate of Oswego State University, he was a four-year member of the Lakers' baseball program. He also spent four years as a broadcaster for Oswego State hockey and basketball.
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Stephen A. Smith Rips Phil Jackson

Stephen A. Smith went off on Phil Jackson's first year as the Knicks' main decision maker. He says that he could have done the job that Phil has done in New York.

Listen as Stephen A. calls out Phil's personnel decisions and his goals for the 2015 offseason on Sportscenter

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UConn Women Win Albany Regional

You just had a feeling it wouldn't last on Monday night at the Times Union Center in Albany.

The Dayton Flyers women's basketball team shot 70 percent from three-point range in the first half and carried a 44-43 lead into halftime against the mighty Connecticut Huskies, but UConn dominated the second stanza en route to a 91-70 win in the Elite 8

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George Mason, Fordham Make Hires

Well George Mason and Fordham have each made their hires for their men's basketball head coach openings.

Why should you in the Albany-area care? Because that means that Will Brown of the University at Albany won't be going to either of those places

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Joe Cremo was the best player on the floor on Friday morning (Brady Farkas).
Joe Cremo was the best player on the floor on Friday morning (Brady Farkas).
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Federations Recap: Section II Has Plenty To Be Proud Of

Even though no Section II teams won the New York State Federation Tournament of Champions this weekend at UAlbany, the Albany-area has a lot to be proud of.

Scotia (A), Albany Academy (A), and Shen (AA) represented the Capital Region well in the tournament -- and Scotia and Shen both went undefeated en route to winning New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) championships

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Siena Falls in WBI Championship, 52-50

After a unbelievable 13-win turnaround from last season, the Siena women's basketball team fell in the championship of the Women's Basketball Invitational (WBI) on Sunday night, 52-50, against Louisiana-Lafayette

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In Defense of John Calipari

Say what you want about John Calipari, "The Program Destroyer" of UMass and Memphis.

Say what you want about John Calipari, "The non-proponent of academics."

Say what you want about John Calipari, "The 'one-and-done' guy that is bad for college basketball

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Jimmy Patsos: Saints Likely to Open at Georgetown Next Year

"You know, we're going to play a tough schedule (in 2015-16). We haven't let this out, but we're probably going to open at Georgetown. There's a very good chance."

WOAH. That was quite a release from Siena men's basketball coach Jimmy Patsos on Wednesday with Armen and Levack

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Didi Gregorius Playing Stellar Shortstop

As the 2015 Yankees get set to take the field, they will be doing so with a new man at shortstop.

Gone is Derek Jeter, one of the game's best icons, and in is 25-year-old Didi Gregorius.

Gregorius may not capture the fans of New York like Jeter did, but defensively speaking, he's better than the "Captain" had been for the last decade

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Yankees Recreate “Sandlot” Scene

Alright, we have no idea how the 2015 Yankees will fare on the field. It no longer matters to me. They are winners in my book. After recreating this classic scene from the "Sandlot," I'm a fan.

Didi Gregorious, Brian McCann as "Ham," and Brett Gardner as Smalls?

Well done, well done, well done

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Reports: Will Brown Interviewed at Fordham, George Mason

I guess it was just a matter of time before Will Brown became a hot coaching commodity again. After leading UAlbany to the NCAA tournament for the fifth time (and third in a row), Brown reportedly has already interviewed at Fordham and Geoge Mason

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Shen Captures First State Title Since 1987

The Shenendehowa Plainsmen earned the school's first New York State Basketball Championship since 1987 on Sunday by beating Brentwood, 76-63.

The Plainsmen won their first Section II title since the 1990s earlier this season when they beat Guilderland

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