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DeFilippo Embraces Adversity

DeFilippo Embraces Adversity

Every season BCI likes to write an article about a player that decided to take the toughest road in college athletics, that of being a walk-on. This year Bearcat Insider focuses on junior Nick DeFilippo.

Being offered a college scholarship has to be an exciting moment for any high school athlete, but what happens when the head coach offering the scholarship gets fired?  Nick DeFilippo, hardly a recognizable name for many UC football fans, can talk first hand about that situation since it happened to him.  "Coach Rick Minter recruited me to come here, and I was actually offered a scholarship...

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