N.E. College Football: September 24


N.E. College Football: September 24

Boston College 45, University of Massachusetts 17
University of Rhode Island 21, Fordham 17
Yale 37, Cornell 17
Sacred Heart 24, Dartmouth 21
Monmouth 24, Central Connecticut State 12
Bryant 30, Wagner 28
American International 37, Stonehill 34
Kean 44, Western Connecticut State 33
Endicott 24, Salve Regina 17
Framingham State 28, Bridgewater State 20
Wesley 72, Husson 0
Alfred 30, Springfield 22
Amherst 20, Bates 7
Wesleyan 16, Middlebury 15
Trinity 28, Colby 10
Williams 24, Bowdoin 21
Hamilton 24, Tufts 16
Castleton State 56, Anna Maria 52
Maine Maritime 40, Fitchburg State 7
Mount Ida 7, Hartwick 3
WPI 34, RPI 31
UMass Dartmouth 16, Plymouth State 0
Western New England 38, Nichols 23
Curry 27, MIT 12
Worcester State 42, Westfield State 12
U.S. Coast Guard 61, Mass Maritime 30
Norwich 38, Becker 20

University of New Hampshire @Richmond

University of Connecticut @Buffalo

New Haven @Assumption

Games in bold involve FBS teams. An asterisk denotes a conference game.

Ola Kamara scores twice as Crew beat Revs, 2-0


Ola Kamara scores twice as Crew beat Revs, 2-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ola Kamara scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season and the Columbus Crew beat the New England Revolution 2-0 on Sunday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. 

Columbus (7-11-11), which played in the 2015 MLS Cup, is ninth in the Eastern Conference, but only five points behind D.C. United for the final playoff spot. New England (9-13-9) is seventh, one point back. 

In the 42nd minute, Kamara slid a shot through the legs of defender Darrius Barnes and it got past a diving Brad Knighton. Kamara added a penalty-kick goal in the 84th after he was nudged from behind by London Woodberry. 

Kamara has scored five times in the last three games and leads all MLS newcomers for goals scored this season. He trails New York's Bradley Wright-Phillips by five goals for the MLS Golden Boot. 

Revolution forward Kei Kamara made his return to Mapfre Stadium after being traded from the Crew in May. 

Kevin Walsh: An unforgettable encounter with Arnold Palmer


Kevin Walsh: An unforgettable encounter with Arnold Palmer

With the passing of Arnold Palmer, CSN's Kevin Walsh looks back on an unforgettable encounter he had with the golf legend

It was May 2000.  I had just finished playing golf at Pebble Beach.  I walked out of the clubhouse and a Lincoln Town Car pulled up to the putting green, Arnold Palmer hopped out. It was as if he’d fallen out of the sky. 

I had my tape recorder with me and asked if I could ask him a few questions about being a caddy in his younger years in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. 

“Yes, but I have only about five minutes,” he said.

I was very nervous and having trouble putting the cassette tape into the recorder.  He eventually took it out of my hands and did it for me. 

My nerves were gone.

So we’re talking and the door to The Lodge bursts open and a guy yells “Hey Arnold!  We’re in the bar having a beer!”

“Well,” Arnold yells back, “Order me one!”

Arnold was hard of hearing.  He saddled up next to me, and tilted his head so I could talk right into his ear. I couldn’t believe I was talking directly into Arnold Palmer’s ear. He was practically stepping on my feet. He wore tiny hearing aids that were only visible if you were as close as I was.

After ten minutes of talking, I reminded him that he had friends waiting, and a beer that was probably warm by that time.  He wanted to make sure that I had enough.  I did and I was beaming.  I’m not sure my feet touched the ground on the walk back to the car.