On Oct. 27, 1970, The Campus Slate reported on the victories of NYIT's club football team. The headline read: "Bears Bombard Connecticut to Continue Streak." The Bears had just won their fourth game in a row against the University of Connecticut at Stamford. At the same time, NYIT's team was ranked the No. 1 club football team for defensive play in the United States.
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