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U.S. News: ACU a leader in innovation, value

U.S. News: ACU a leader in innovation, value

By on September 9, 2015 in Alumni News, Campus News with 1 Comment

It didn’t take long for Abilene Christian University to land on the newest – and perhaps most distinctive – portion of U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of top colleges and universities. After being ranked first or second on the publication’s list of “Up-and-Coming-Universities” six of the previous seven years, ACU is No. 2 […]

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CBS brought U.S. into Moody’s Section F

CBS brought U.S. into Moody’s Section F

By on February 2, 2015 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

The ball seemed to hang in the air forever, like in one of those cheesy ABC After School Specials. This particular moment was special, but it wasn’t after school. It was Saturday, Jan. 17. And it was on CBS Sports Network, not ABC. Abilene Christian University’s halftime buzzer-beating bomb flew toward a sea of purple […]

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Hot-shooting Wildcats ready for CBS telecast

Hot-shooting Wildcats ready for CBS telecast

By on January 16, 2015 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

On the eve of its biggest home game in years, the Abilene Christian University men’s basketball team is grateful what happened in Vegas didn’t stay in Vegas. Scuffling along with a 4-6 record in late December after road losses to Tulsa, California-Riverside, Houston, Loyola-Chicago and Boise State, few fans expected head coach Joe Golding’s team to do much more than […]

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Football season starts Aug. 27 in Georgia Dome

Football season starts Aug. 27 in Georgia Dome

By on July 15, 2014 in Campus News, Sports with 2 Comments

Abilene Christian University’s second full season as a member of NCAA Division I begins in only six weeks when the Wildcats travel to Atlanta to play Georgia State in a Wednesday night game on Aug. 27 in the Georgia Dome. It will be the first college football game of the 2014 season involving a FBS […]

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Three basketball foes make NCAA tourney

Three basketball foes make NCAA tourney

By on March 16, 2014 in Sports with 0 Comments

How tough was the non-conference men’s basketball schedule played by Abilene Christian University in 2013-14? Two of the Wildcats’ early season opponents were named this afternoon to the NCAA tournament, and a third thinks it should be. Xavier (21-12 overall, 10-8 in the Big East Conference) made it, as did Iowa (20-12 overall, 9-9 in […]

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