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Nuggets & Briefs: From his perch in the crow's nest, Al Myatt peers beyond the realm of Bonesville for items of interest to our readers. Visit the Nuggets & Briefs Archives to review Nuggets & Briefs from previous months. For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...

NUGGETS & BRIEFS FOR MARCH 2015
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MOST RECENTLY UPDATED FOR TUESDAY, MAR. 3, 2015

Tour denies Tiger suspended

Journeyman pro backtracks on astounding allegations. Read more at espn.com.

NFL boosts salary cap

Ceiling raised by $10 million. Read more at richmond.com.

Pats put franchise tag on kicker

Gostkowski will make approximately $4.6 million in 2015. Read more at boston.com.

Broncos put franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas

Star receiver guaranteed roughly $12.8 million next season. Read more at stltoday.com.

Slive not on board with holding freshmen out

SEC states position on Big Ten discussion point. Read more at yahoo.com.

Coach K has no comment on Sulaimon report

Campus paper links former Duke player to sexual assaults. Read more at wral.com.

Texas-Baylor melee leads to seven ejections

Longhorns hang on for win after skirmish erupts in overtime. Read more at yardbarker.com.

Kentucky remains atop poll

UVa, Blue Devils 2-3. Read more at espn.com.

Harrington emerges in Honda Classic

Rookie Berger falls on second playoff hole. Read more at cbssports.com.

Kurt Busch agrees to terms for return

Driver signs off on NASCAR's road to reinstatement. Read more at nbcsports.com.

For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...

MONDAY, MAR. 2, 2015

Pioneer Minoso passes away

Cuban-born outfielder was an inspiration to Latin American players. Read more at cbssports.com.

Marshawn Lynch talks in Turkey

'Was expecting the ball' on decisive play. Read more at espn.com.

T-Wolves game is on Garnett

NBA vet buys 1,000 tickets for fans. Read more at foxsports.com.

Paul, Jordan lead Clippers

Crawford's three provides lead. Read more at yahoo.com.

Duke has demanding load

Cavaliers have clinched share of ACC regular season crown. Read more at fayobserver.com.

Gonzaga's loss puts No. 1 seed up for grabs

Status quo in the West ended with BYU's upset win. Read more at sportingnews.com.

Appeal denied for brawling Indiana teams

Seasons ended for Griffith, Hammond. Read more at usatoday.com.

Poulter falls back into tie

Honda Classic final round delayed. Read more at wralsportsfan.com.

For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...

SUNDAY, MAR. 1, 2015

Kentucky (29-0) clinches SEC crown

Wildcats turn back Arkansas, 84-67. Read more at espn.com.

Kansas State records another upset

Iowa State edged. Read more at espn.com.

BYU builds its case at Gonzaga's expense

Cougars polish postseason credentials with upset win. Read more at sportingnews.com.

Former Sixth Man of Year passes away

Heart problems take Anthony Mason at 48. Read more at cbssports.com.

NCHSAA adjusts playoff schedule

Regionals moved back to Thursday. Read more at fayobserver.com.

Mississippi State extends Mullen

Bump means $4 million per year for four years. Read more at yahoo.com.

Stolen NASCAR ride located

Vehicle left beside road in Loganville. Read more at espn.com.

Atlanta has memories for Jeff Gordon

First Grand National win there in 1992. Read more at wralsportsfan.com.

Ronda Rousey wins UFC bout in seconds

Women's bantamweight champ defends title in record time. Read more at yahoo.com.

For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...


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