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Robert Morris to cut 7 programs

Updated: December 3, 2013, 7:43 PM ET
Associated Press

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Robert Morris University is cutting seven Division I athletic programs to bolster funding for the remaining 16 sports.

Men's indoor and outdoor track, tennis and cross country and women's golf, tennis and field hockey will be phased out following the 2013-14 academic year. The move will impact 80 student-athletes.

"Today is a sad day, a very unhappy day," athletic director Craig Coleman said.

Robert Morris will honor the scholarships of those athletes ...

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