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East Carolina

Carolinas/Region

Conference USA

July 31, 2010

Price Named To Football Staff
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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McNeill pleased with offseason workouts
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Wet weather doesn't drench special party

ECU Signs 19 Athletes For Track And Field
WITN

Ron Clark's coming to education summit
Greensboro News & Record (blog)

July 30, 2010
National Cheesecake Day
Father-in-Law Day

Pirates Earn Honors, Title In Summer Baseball
ecupirates.com

Coach Ruff Talks About Nelson, Camp
W
ITN

Mik Aoki hires staff
     Notre Dame baseball coach Mik Aoki adds former Pirate Joe Hastings to the Irish baseball staff.
WSBT-TV

Campus/Hardees: Entrepreneurs, 15-cent burger transform city
Rocky Mount Telegram

July 29, 2010
National Chili Dog Day
Anniversary - NASA

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: BYU legend guided Simmons into coaching
Talk FM
: Talk of the Town (Washington)

Pirates react quickly to violation
Greenville Daily Reflector

East Carolina's NCAA case has similarities with Michigan football
Detroit Free Press

Pirates searching for assistant
Charlotte Observer

Varner Wins U.S. Amateur Sectional Qualifier
ecupirates.com

Ruffin McNeill finds the perfect fit for his first job as a head coach
Birmingham News

Closing in on a Decision
     Blythewood (S.C.) RB Brandon Wilds hasn't been one to name a public leader lately, but the big back says he's closing in on a decision soon. On ECU: “Well I haven't visited East Carolina yet, but I know a former player (Leonard Paulk) that plays there and we speak a lot.
scout.com (subscription)

New Owner For ECU Athletics' Multimedia Marketing Partner, ISP Sports
WITN

2010 East Carolina College Football Predictions
BetFirms

July 28, 2010
Anniversary - Singing Telegram
Anniversary - World War I Begins

From Bonesville.net
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BVL: Nelson out after workout infractions
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Johnny Rouse)

Nelson Steps Down From Coaching Position
ecupirates.com

ECU football assistant resigns after rules violation
Fayetteville Observer

Nelson resigns as ECU assistant coach
espn.com (AP)

ECU assistant resigns over possible NCAA violations
The Sports Network

From WNCT
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ECU Assistant Resigns After Possible NCAA Violations
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McNeill Looks forward to opening camp

Pirates' D maintains blue collar approach
Greenville Daily Reflector

From the East Carolinian
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Know your enemy- 2010 season breakdown
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Football prepares for battle
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Pirate Briefs- Meet the Pirates set for Aug. 21

College football countdown- No. 37 Navy
SportingNews.com

From Pirate Radio 1250 & 930
7-27-2010   Guests: Jonathan Williams, Josh Jordan, Josh Smith, Mike Golden
7-26-2010   Guests: Scott Wetherbee, Steve Spence
05-24-2010   Guests: Terry Holland

July 27, 2010
Take Your Houseplants for a Walk Day
Walk on Stilts Day

From Bonesville.net
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Bailey: McNeill at ease as coach or diplomat
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Little Willie Center)

Stephenson Qualifies For 2010 U.S. Amateur
ecupirates.com

Povich ready to contribute at ECU
New Bern Sun Journal

East Carolina is favorite of Hillsborough's Lovett
Tampa Tribune

GNRC standouts nab all-state honors
Johnston County - TheHerald

Farragut duo to play on big stage
Knoxville News Sentinel

July 26, 2010

From Bonesville.net
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O'Brien: Offensive focus spreads eastward
BVL Audio: ECU coach Ruffin McNeill
BVL Audio: ECU senior Dwayne Harris, Part I
BVL Audio: ECU senior Dwayne Harris, Part II
BVL Audio: C-USA commissioner Britton Banowsky

ECU's Harris, McNeill face the media
Greenville Daily Reflector

Porter, other 2 first-time head coaches enthusiastic to start in C-USA
Memphis Commercial Appeal

McNair Delays Decision
     McNair now lists Clemson, Georgia Tech, UNC, and “probably” East Carolina as his favorite schools.
scout.com (subscription req'd)

July 25, 2010

O'Brien: Hot topics plentiful at C-USA Kickoff
Bonesville.net

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Safety doesn't play safe
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Tuition hike causing some students to rethink options

July 24, 2010

ECU Recruiting Thumbnail (OL Michael Jones)
Bonesville.net

ECU associate AD says Pirate Nation growing
Jacksonville Daily News

From ecupirates.com
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McNeill, Harris To Attend C-USA Media Day
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ECU Offers Football Season Ticket Special

Healthy Whimper excited about 5th NFL season
New Bern Sun Journal

NCAA ready to make pitch clock mandatory
Yahoo! Sports

Preps: Jones tabbed to lead Cougars
Washington Daily News

July 23, 2010
Gorgeous Grandma Day
Hot Enough For Ya Day
Leo Begins
Saint Apollinaris Feast Day

From ecupirates.com
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Board Of Trustees Approves Macy's Contract
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Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Date set for Meet the Pirates
Washington Daily News

Volcanoes add outfielder Devin Harris to roster
Statesman Journal

Campus: TRUNA, ECU working together
Greenville Daily Reflector

July 22, 2010
Pied Piper Day
Rat Catcher's Day
Spooner's Day

From Bonesville.net
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Batten: Brawny hoops star plots path to Ficklen
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Myatt: Lebo looking to build facility, program
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Senator Phil Berger)

From ecupirates.com
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Pair Named To Preseason C-USA First Team
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Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium Access Halted

Westover's Jones to play for Pirates
Fayetteville Observer

Hanna corner chooses ECU
Anderson Independent Mail

C-USA Player Spotlight: East Carolina WR/KR Dwayne Harris
conferenceusa.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Marshall on the mend
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ECU board of trustees discussing options for chancellor's residence
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Editorial- Renovation, not relocation, best for chancellor's home

Outdoor drama institute to go East
The Daily Tar Heel

Ross ready to provide answers to NFL Saints
Wilmington Star-News

Line of Scrimmage- NFL GameChangers '10- Specialists
Kansas City Star

July 21, 2010
National Junk Food Day
Hammock Day

From Bonesville.net
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Bradsher: Davis primed to blossom in Greenville
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Movie Quiz)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Jordan goes from delivery to receiving
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Help on the way
     This summer, Ron Butler finalized a deal with East Carolina that he has been working on since he took over as Pitt County athletic director in February of 2009.

Men's Golf, Tennis Earn C-USA Academic Award
ecupirates.com

Inside the PD- Jharel Cotton to join Austin Chrismon at East Carolina
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Paschal leads East all-stars in loss
Washington Daily
News

Miller scores East's only goal
Greensboro
News-Record

From the East Carolinian
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New pitching coach excited about joining the ECU staff
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Lebo era on the horizon
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Ludacris to perform at Homecoming

Morgan Hoping for More Offers
     He holds an offer from East Carolina, and two other in-state schools are extremely interested.
scout.com (subscription)

July 20, 2010
Moon Day (Man's First Lunar Landing)
Special Olympics Day
Tisha B'Av (Jewish - Fast of Ab)
Ugly Truck Day- it's a "guy" thing

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Carden joins competition early
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Former Pirate, Titans agree on revised deal

From the Nashville Tennessean
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Titans, Chris Johnson agree to new deal
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Tennessee Titans, Chris Johnson came to fair resolution on contract

Marshall Game 7- East Carolina
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Austin Chrismon headed to East Carolina
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Fulton's Campbell at ease with first scholarship offer
Knoxville News Sentinel

ECU well represented in summer leagues
The East Carolinian

New York Giants- Camp Preview
Bleacher Report

Jolly Suspension Means Better Odds For Wilson
scout.com (subscription)

Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Scott Romey)
Bonesville.net

July 19, 2010
National Get Out of the Doghouse Day
National Hug Your Kids Day
Tisha B'Av (Jewish - begins at sundown)

O'Brien: Difficult docket poses dilemma for ECU
Bonesville.net

A peek at 2010's top matchups
    Tulsa at East Carolina: Big road opener against a team that has been kryptonite for TU.
Tulsa World

Calling All Conferences (Baseball)- One last time
Yahoo! Sports

Campus: Bill would help ECU with energy efficiency projects
Greenville Daily Reflector

Your Health- In school sports, make safety part of the game
USA Today

July 18, 2010
Anne Hutchinson Memorial Day
National Ice Cream Day
Birthday - Nelson Mandela (statesman - S. Africa)

Conley pitcher Christian verbally commits to Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates working hard in-state
Raleigh News & Observer

Baines Talks PSU Interest
    In late June, New Jersey cornerback Ronald Baines took an unofficial visit to East Carolina, a trip that he said he really enjoyed.
scout.com (subscription)

July 17, 2010
National Woodie Wagon Day
Toss Away the "Could Haves" and "Should Haves" Day
Wrong Way Corrigan Day
Anniversary - Disneyland Opening

Sea of purple
Greenville Daily Reflector

Bools Receives Scholar Athlete-of-the-Year Award
ecupirates.com

Robertson makes verbal commitment to East Carolina
Roxboro Courier Times

New Orleans Saints Q&A- Defensive tackle Jay Ross
New Orleans Times Picayune

Packers- Jolly suspended for 2010 season
Sheboygan Press

Packers Planned Ahead, Will See Little Impact From Jolly Suspension
FanHouse

July 16, 2010
Anniversary - District of Columbia Established

From Bonesville.net
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ECU Recruiting Thumbnail (CB Glen Hilliard)
Talk FM
: Talk of the Town (Genius Quiz)

Checking In On East Carolina
Gobbler Country (blog)

Proceed with much caution - East Carolina Pirates
Sports Memo (blog)

Star Track- Waynetta Veney
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Their sense of loss is our gain
Charlotte Observer

Governor Perdue visits ECU's Nursing Program
WNCT

Chris Johnson Would Agree To Short-Term Contract With Tennessee Titans
USA Online Gambling News

July 15, 2010
Saint Swithin's Day

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Eye on the ball
   Pat Watkins, a former professional and East Carolina baseball player, spoke Wednesday during the Cal Ripken Rookie Southeast Regional tournament banquet
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ECU program uses biofeedback to combat PTSD

School ties steer Robertson to ECU
Raleigh News & Observer

Former Pirate DB Earns Arena Player Of Week Honors
WITN

Gainey ready to fill void at Northside
   Adrian Scott will be joining East Carolina's football team as a preferred walk-on.
Jacksonville Daily News

In-depth look at the decade's best baseball players in SE Pa.
   After a standout career at East Carolina, Minicozzi, of Wayne, was drafted by the Giants in the 17th round of the 2005 draft.
Philadelphia Inquirer

Wilson to take his jump shot to Wesley
   Tim Scott is considering East Carolina among others.
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance Star

From classical cello to guitar blues
   The Austin-based blues guitarist and singer once studied graphic design at East Carolina University, answering the siren call of electric guitars in his dormitory
Charlotte Observer

July 14, 2010
Birthday - President Gerald Ford (38th President)
Bastille Day (France)

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: Transformed BC Eagle ready to compete
Talk FM
: Talk of the Town (Jeff State Ski Tournament)

Pirates Announce 2010 Soccer Schedule
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU's Davis dives in
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Chancellor's residence renovations debated
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Editorial- Rising tuition threatens long-term harm for UNC system

Roller On A Roll
scout.com (subscription)

Bradley soccer hires assistant
   Devin O’Neill was head coach at East Carolina from 1999-2002
Peoria Journal Star

Arena Football League Players Of The Week (Week 15)
Boxscore News

July 13, 2010
Embrace Your Geekness Day
Gruntled Workers Day

From Bonesville.net
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Bailey: Dodge grows into a Giant
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Tom Jenson)

From ecupirates.com
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Young Named 2010-11 NAADD Vice President
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Cross Country Plans Pirate Invitational

July 12, 2010
International Town Criers Day
Different Colored Eyes Day
Pecan Pie Day

O'Brien: Fans must answer the call
Bonesville.net

From WITN
Pirate Stadium Construction Update
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ECU Trustees To Talk Tuition

Pirate athletic facilities growing up
denspirateperspective (blog)

Angels' Trout a diamond in the rough
ESPN

July 11, 2010
Bowdler's Day
Solar Eclipse
World Population Day
Cheer up the Lonely Day
Birthday - President John Quincy Adams (6th President)

Straub Named All-American Scholar
ecupirates.com

Wren wraps up 7-on-7 title
   One of the best corners at the entire event made his recent college commitment public knowledge.
rivals.com

ECU's Scott Residence Hall getting rebuilt
Greenville Daily Reflector

UCF Football Summer Preview - East Carolina
conferenceusa.com

July 10, 2010
Teddy Bear Picnic Day

Davis an odds on favorite to be new ECU quarterback
WNCT

ECU FB/TE Gidrey following Holtz to USF
St Petersburg Times (Blog)

Kevin Gidrey- TE Kevin Gidrey to South Florida
Rotoworld.com

Subcommittee discusses chancellor's residence
Greenville Daily Reflector

Committee To Meet About ECU Chancellor's Residence
W
ITN

July 9, 2010
National Sugar Cookie Day

Roszel Hired As Baseball Pitching Coach
ecupirates.com

Staten Island's Roller has been on quite a roll for Yankees
SILive.com

Former Pirate Dodge, Steeler's Warren work with area kickers, punters and snappers
W
NCT

Busy With Baseball
   Shon Carson, the No. 21 running back in the country by Scout.com, still denies a leader but favors Clemson, South Carolina, East Carolina, North Carolina and Auburn.
scout.com (subscription)

Campus: ECU recognized for supporting reserve troops
Greenville Daily Reflector

Campus: Committee To Meet About ECU Chancellor's Residence
WITN

UNC-CH, Duke give Durham fifth highest doctor concentration among U.S. metros
   Greenville, home to East Carolina University and its medical school, ranks 14th on the list
bizjournals.com

Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Walter Jones)
Bonesville.net

July 8, 2010
Isra Al Mi’Raj (Ascent of the Prophet Muhammad – Islamic)

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: Golden days of summer
Talk FM
: Talk of the Town (State Pensions)

Pirates nab TL Hanna corner
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Best in the Biz
   Find out whether Chris Johnson or Adrian Peterson is the best running back in the NFL.
nfl.com

Eastern York stars weigh college options
Yorkdispatch.com

Cherryville, Reynolds take dramatic Legion playoff win
Gaston Gazette

Malvern Prep's Chris O'Brien Talks Recruiting
   "I've received offers from NC State, East Carolina, Duke and Marshall," said O'Brien
scout.com (subscription)

July 7, 2010
Father & Daughter Take a Walk Day
Tell the Truth Day
Chocolate Day
National Strawberry Sundae Day

From Bonesville.net
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Batten: Football Recruiting Report
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Boone ties deliver primetime defender
-Bradsher: The Bradsher Beat
– 
New path to NCAA's for C-USA volleyball

From ecupirates.com
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Hughes Is Coastal Plain Pitcher-Of-The-Week
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Golfing Pair Repeats As Scholar All-Americans
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Gray Assumes Assignment With USA Baseball

Amherst softball star Emma Mendoker makes pitch to East Carolina University
MassLive.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Campus: ECU's in vitro fertilization clinic helps families
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Editorial- Eliminating scholarship provision right decision for NC

Teen adjusting to minor league struggles
Centre Daily Times

Copperheads get easy win over HiToms
Greensboro News & Record

July 6, 2010
Earth at Aphelion
Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day
Birthday - President George W. Bush (43rd President)
National Fried Chicken Day

Batten: QB protection comes in big package
Bonesville.net

Competing for Scholarships
  Cooper already visited East Carolina, Maryland, Michigan, UCLA and USC, and has offers from all of them except USC.
SuperPrep.com (subscription)

July 5, 2010
Caribbean or Caricom Day
Anniversary - Bikini
Work-a-holics Day

Recruiting Thumbnail (Stewart Hinson)
Bonesville.net

USC's top QB prospect hits SC
  Linebacker Mike Rose (6-4, 215) has offers from NC State, Wake Forest, West Virginia, East Carolina, Kentucky and Louisville. He does not have a favorite.
Columbia (SC) State

July 4, 2010
Independence Day
Birthday - President Calvin Coolidge (30th President)

Preview 2010 - Sept. 5 Tulsa at East Carolina
College Football News

Baseball Player of the Year- Chase McDonald
Greenville Daily Reflector

July 3, 2010
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days (07/03-08/15)
Compliment Your Mirror Day
Dog Days (07/03-08/11)
Stay out of the Sun Day

Local football players walk-on at ECU
New Bern Sun Journal

Updated ECU Recruiting Thumbnails
Bonesville.net

Staten Island Yankees best Brooklyn Cyclones, 2-1, in 10 innings on Kyle Roller RBI single
New York Daily News

July 2, 2010
Halfway Point of 2009
I Forgot Day
World UFO Day

From Bonesville.net
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Cherubini: Defense: Big talents must fill big shoes
Talk FM: Talk of the Town (Genius Quiz)

Marshall Working Hard to Return From Injury
WNCT

Macy To Speak At GA/Lina Coaches Clinic
ecupirates.com

David Garrard, QB, Jacksonville Jaguars
KFFL (blog)

6-9 center Fields says he has commited to Vols
GoVolsXtra

July 1, 2010
Second Half of the New Year Day
Anniversary - Battle of Gettysburg
Anniversary - First Postage Stamp
Anniversary - First US Zoo
Anniversary - Medicare
Anniversary - Zip Codes Inaugurated
Birthday - Diana, Princess of Wales
Canada Day (Dominion Day)

From Bonesville.net
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Cherubini: ECU's Offense a Work-in-Progress
Talk FM: TOT (Scott Stone, N.C. Heroes Fund)

Kee, Kozlowski Earn NFCA Award
ecupirates.com

Lebo ready to rebuild East Carolina
rivals.com

ECU Football verbals
scout.com

Bowles- Legislators stood up for students
Greenville Daily Reflector

 

July 31, 2010

Sturdivant has charge dismissed
     A simple possession of marijuana charge against UNC-CH linebacker Quan Sturdivant was voluntarily dismissed this week in Stanly County after he entered a deferred prosecution agreement.
Raleigh News & Observer

Jonathan Stewart can't get out of neutral
Charlotte Observer

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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The NFL Hall of Fame welcomes a Hog
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Shanahan vs. Haynesworth drags on with 2nd failed test

From the Columbia (SC) State
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NCAA visits Clemson, talks to 2 football players
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Vandy swaps coaches, not philosophy

ACC Insider - O'Brien eyes bowl-or-bust season for Wolfpack
Wilmington Star-News

July 30, 2010

South Carolina's Tanner gets ultimate prize
Yahoo! Sports

Moore has confidence in quarterbacks
Watauga Democrat

Big South champ will get playoff bid this year
Columbia (SC) State

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wake seeks a new QB
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ACC predictions often miss the mark

College football- ESPN to give ACC 3-D experience
Greensboro News-Record

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
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A humble start to camp for Panthers QB Jimmy Clausen
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Panthers feeling the heat in first day of camp

From the Charlotte Observer
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Help wanted at Panthers camp- More leaders needed
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QB hopes 4th string won't be Pike's peak

Haynesworth fails Redskins' conditioning test
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

July 29, 2010

2010 South Carolina Preview
College Football News

From the Columbia (SC) State
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No days at the beach for Johnson
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Spurrier- Team must earn respect
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QB Brindise released, poised to transfer
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Swinney takes title to the bank
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Changes add $9M to Vols' football facility upgrade

Counterpoint- Virginia Tech Fans Will Have to Keep Waiting for a National Title
Gobbler Country (blog)

Yates-led Tar Heels' offense hopes to surprise
New Bern Sun Journal

Stockstill emerges as state's dean of coaches
The Daily News Journal

Swinney's contract details released
Anderson Independent Mail

William and Mary picked second to nemesis Villanova in CAA preseason poll
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-N.C. State trainers prepare for spinal injury scenarios
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ACC's Coastal division seems loaded
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All-ACC voting skewed
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RBC Center GM responds

New faces, Fox's future highlight Panthers camp
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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Moore staying ‘calm’ in spotlight
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Don't count Panthers out - or in - yet
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Digest- Deal signed, hard work begins for Clausen
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Team USA- Curry still in, Wallace out

Roush in serious condition after crash
Winston Salem Journal

A&M expects $20 million annually from Big 12
Houston Chronicle

July 28, 2010

Athlete faces fiercest fight
     King knew something was truly wrong when he couldn't catch that perfect pass during football camp at East Carolina University in June.
Cary News

ASU's fresh start
Winston Salem Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack players' charges dismissed
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Duke basketball takes a backseat to lacrosse

WVU says Huggins broke 7 ribs, not 4
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

Parker excited about unexpected Clemson comeback
Anderson Independent

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Hyman- Plan is working
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Richt focused on big picture
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Tuberville’s extreme makeover

Pac-10 announces future name change
The Sports Network

Big 12 media days- Commissioner Beebe looks forward
Houston Chronicle

Carolina Panthers come to town for training camp
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers' summer camp will have a new feel
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Clausen unsigned going into camp

July 27, 2010

Virginia Tech's Beamer welcomes title talk
Charlotte Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack hit with injury again
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Wake will call on Adams
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Titans sue Kiffin, USC
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ACC searches for respectability
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Heels wait for NCAA to rule

ACC Insider - Tar Heels' bandwagon rolling like a hearse
Wilmington Star-News

From the Fayetteville Observer
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ACC notebook- N.C. State coach O'Brien shows lighter side
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ACC football still needs a contender

From the Roanoke Times
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Hokies are runaway favorite this season
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Beamer's wife better after fall
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Talk of Va. Tech football season opener heats up

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech picked to rule ACC
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Virginia Tech quarterback Tyrod Taylor has adopted confident approach to senior season
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U.Va.'s London losing no sleep over preseason vote
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Michael Vick- I should have listened to my mother

From ESPN.com
-What's lurking in your stadium food?
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Stadium Vendor inspection reports

Toledo Rockets finalize home-and-home football series vs. Miami Hurricanes
     Ricky Stokes, 60-113 as a men's basketball coach at Virginia Tech and East Carolina, is now the associate commissioner for men's basketball in the MAC.
Cleveland Plain Dealer

From the College Football News
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Preview 2010 - North Carolina State Wolfpack
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2010 Virginia Cavaliers Preview

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
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No surprise- Mountaineers picked to win SoCon
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Wofford football picked to finish in middle of SoCon
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Clemson picked to finish second in ACC Atlantic

From the Columbia (SC) State
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ACC is in a hurry to catch up
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Is Congress too busy to honor Gamecocks?
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NCAA plans to interview 1 Georgia player
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Tennessee to host FCS runner-up Montana in 2011

Informal coaches' survey- SEC is basketball's dirtiest league
Birmingham News

July 26, 2010

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Bowden will be missed in the ACC
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ACC leader targets sports agents
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Staying healthy key for the Pack
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Tar Heel recruits say they're not worried

ACC Insider - Being investigated doesn't make UNC-CH big-time
Wilmington Star-News

Heels eager for 'football' to take stage
Greensboro News-Record

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Wilds has his mind made up
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Recruiting- First look at USC opens lineman’s eyes
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SEC- QB Cotton leaves Ole Miss

Talk of Tech opener heats up
Roanoke Times

Virginia Tech quarterback Tyrod Taylor has adopted confident approach to senior season
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Huggins remains hospitalized
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

ACC commissioner John Swofford says league looking into expansion
Orlando Sentinel

ACC Football Kickoff- Sneak peek at the Big Four
Fayetteville Observer

'The savior of the Big 12' — and how he did it
Houston Chronicle

McMurray's win is scored as a triple for the boss
Charlotte Observer

July 25, 2010

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Questions we'd like answered at ACC's preseason football gathering
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Virginia Tech has ingredients to reign supreme again in ACC

Hokie Hokie Hokie Hi- Why Virginia Tech Will Win The ACC
Bleacher Report

2010 NCAA Football Preview- North Carolina State Wolfpack
     The matchup with East Carolina could be pivotal in the Wolfpack's quest for bowl eligibility.
Opposing Views

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Five reasons ACC is intriguing
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'Old guy' Wood praises the vets
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Kaye Cowher dies at 54
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Byrd a big ol' boy who loved football

Huggins hospitalized after breaking ribs in fall
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

UNCW athletics' plan short on details
Wilmington Star-News

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Garcia primed for breakout season
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Little privacy these days for football stars

Panthers set to kick off training camp on Thursday
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

New cast must step up for Panthers in 2010
Charlotte Observer

July 24, 2010

USF Coach Holtz Spreads Optimism in Lakeland
     "(I) had turned down four different BCS jobs to stay (at East Carolina) over the last four years," he said. "...
Lakeland (FL) The Ledger

From the Columbia (SC) State
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In search, USC baseball reaches to past
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Gamecocks pick up OL commitment

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH takes a hit
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N.C. State football legend Byrd dies
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Appalachian lands 2 transfer players
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Tar Heels' Breland better than ever

Father of Hokies' Taylor will fend off agents
Hampton Roads Daily Press

ACC Insider - ACC’s media days won’t be as entertaining
Wilmington Star-News

Wife of former Steelers coach Cowher dies
Charlotte Observer (Sports Network)

July 23, 2010

From wral.com
Coaches speak at Pigskin Preview
UNC-CH football coach Butch Davis met with media after the Pigskin Preview

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Davis- NCAA will rule quickly
     After first-year East Carolina coach Ruffin McNeill compared his move from Texas Tech to Greenville as a "whirlwind," Davis joked: "You think Ruffin would like to trade whirlwinds?"
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Davis ends his silence on probe
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Area coaches want changes
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Marshall's office has 'expertise'
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O'Brien mum about players
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Pack's Wentz a smart fit at center
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Duke QB Renfree prepares to lead Blue Devils

Cutcliffe: Duke's not interested in shifting Tide
Durham Herald-Sun

Duke's Cutcliffe calls for Congress to address sports-agent problem
Bizjournals.com

Spurrier unsure about Saunders situation
Anderson Independent Mail

Hokies destined to go 11-3- Video game weighs in
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

2010 NC State Preview
College Football News

Whats wrong with college basketball?
espn

From the Charlotte Observer
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Clausen might blow his chance to start if unsigned before camp
-Armed men break into home of Bobcats' Stephen Jackson
-
Level-headed Wilson gets taste of next level
-
Returning to school says a lot about Parker, Clemson

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Spurrier optimistic at SEC Media Days
-
Razorbacks eager to face high expectations
-
Caldwell is one of a kind

July 22, 2010

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
It's time for Davis to end silence
-
N.C. Secretary of State to investigate sports agents
-
Judge rules that college cheerleading 'not a sport'
-
N.C. State quarterback gets taste of pro baseball

Clemson's Parker makes it official: Football in the fall
Anderson Independent Mail

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Parker’s passion for football prevails
-
Agents in the cross hairs
-
NCAA is headed for big trouble
-
Slive a fan of Dooley

A lot riding on France's decision to fix NASCAR
Greensboro News-Record

Former ACC commissioner laments latest round of conference realignment
Hampton Roads Daily Press

The Money Game
MSNsportsNET.com

July 21, 2010

FSU football reports violations
Tallahassee Democrat

Heels mostly silent, ‘uplifted’ after meeting
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Heels hold meeting
-
One play at a time for Pack's Wilson
-
Canes sign Carson to one-year deal

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Tar Heels' Austin a prolific Tweeter
-
If attention is the goal, Twitter will get results
-
Panthers sign 3rd-round pick LaFell
-
New Bobcat Livingston talks about knee injury

Clemson ready for Parker saga to be over
Anderson Independent Mail

Lawyers weigh in on Big Rock disqualification
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Football- USC puts five on coaches’ list
-
SEC facing off-field troubles before media days
-
Schools, agents put on notice
-
Video- Sarge Frye demolition
-
No word yet from Parker on his future

From the Wilmington Star-News
-
UNCW announces strategic plan for athletics
-
Cheap Seat - Unveiling of UNCW's plan doesn’t answer any questions

Power forward for Hokies has illness
Winston Salem Journal

Transition to receiver no problem for Austin
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

USC following NCAA mandate to cut ties with Reggie Bush
New Orleans Times Picayune

Leavitt still maintains his innocence
Examiner.com

July 20, 2010

Tanner seeks raise; Holbrook a Winthrop candidate
Rock Hull (SC) Herald

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Stakes high for agents, athletes
-
UNC-CH players meet today
    its first team meeting since the news last week that NCAA investigators are looking into the program.

July is the ideal time to answer college football questions
USA Today

ODU football loses 4 players from last season's squad
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
-
New coach getting a feel for 49ers
-
ASU picks up Gonzaga transfer

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
USC's pitching coach search is in gear
-
SEC story lines entering Media Days
-
Clemson recruiting charges to head of '11 class

Preview 2010 - UNC-Chapel Hill Preview
College Football News

July 19, 2010

Hyman confirms NCAA is investigating Gamecocks
Anderson Independent Mail

USC investigation connected to UNC-Chapel Hill?
Charlotte Observer

Spurrier- 'I'm not accusing Weslye of anything'
Columbia (SC) State

Will Tommy Bowden be Vandy's next coach?
    With dad's help, Bowden might present viable option for Vanderbilt
Greenville (SC) News (subscription)

UNCW grad captures Sweetwater title
Wilmington Star-News

Oosthuizen in a breeze - Little suspense on the final day of British Open at St. Andrews
Winston Salem Journal

July 18, 2010

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Dean Smith's memory is fading but his legacy is solid
-
A challenge- keep 'em in state
-
Rivals top 30
-
Heels return to winning formula
-
Condition doesn't keep James from success
-
Tar Heels gathering linemen
-
Pack's recruiting is lagging behind
-
N.C. State loses one commitment
-Duke upgrades in-state effort
-
Cutcliffe gains in credibility
-
Deacons focus on big linemen

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
Tar Heels could face critical situation
-
Family: Smith's memory affected

Midsummer Madness- UNCCH, NC State battle it out in summer league
Fayetteville Observer

Season tickets slump for USC, other schools
Columbia (SC) State

11 Notre Dame athletes arrested on drinking charges
Houston Chronicle

Heisman winner credits Lou Holtz
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Chris Paul in a Bobcats' uniform?
Charlotte Observer

Pro-Am surfing competition opens to big crowds
Wilmington Star-News

July 17, 2010

Sources: NCAA questions four of UNCCH's top players
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
NCAA targets UNCCH's Austin, Little
-
NCAA investigation would taint Tar Heel's progress
-
Wolfpack hoops recruits fit together
-
Ex-Pack star in hospital
-
Marion Jones' teammates get their medals

UNC-CH investigation may be related to agents
Durham Herald-Sun

Conference realignment- a perfect plan
ESPN

Hokies pushed by U.Va., UNCCH for in-state elite
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Dampier open to re-signing
Charlotte Observer

Tough ending for Armstrong
Winston Salem Journal

Alabama expected to extend the contract of athletic director Mal Moore
New Orleans Times Picayune

July 16, 2010

UNC-CH football under NCAA investigation
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
NCAA begins probe of Tar Heels
-
Yow adjusting to new job, Triangle
-
Brind'Amour's 17 to hang in rafters

Bud Foster's Holding Steady at Virginia Tech
AthlonSports.com

Triangle schools bolster classes
Winston Salem Journal

Border Battle- North Carolina vs. South Carolina
Rivals.com (subscription)

WVU football opponent previews- Game 6, USF
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Holtz hiring hasn't helped USF ticket sales
Tampa Tribune

Washburn traveled long road to recovery
Yahoo! Sports

USC pitching coach Mark Calvi leaves USC for South Alabama
Anderson Independent

College rivals Bradley, Miller team up for U.S.
Charlotte Observer

Bowers begins to rise to his potential
Columbia (SC) State

MEAC might ditch automatic playoff bid for bowl, NSU says
Hampton Roads Daily Press

July 15, 2010

Vandy coach says it was time to retire
Nashville Tennessean

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Johnson stuns Vandy, retires from coaching
-
Gamecocks' Calvi headed to South Alabama
-
Vols' Dooley vows to change culture of program
-
Georgia's Jackson to transfer following arrest
-
Former Panthers TE's son commits to Clemson

Virginia Tech will always remember George Steinbrenners good nature
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Reddick escapes fire, loses everything
New Bern Sun Journal

2 UNC-CH players lose property in apartment fire
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Mudcats toast 20th season in Zebulon
-
Pack adds recruit, loses another
-
Tar Heels' Henson bulks up
-
Plumlees banking on Duke's prowess
-
Fired by Yankees' owner
-
Vandy coach resigns, Caldwell takes over
-
Michigan director of football operations resigns
-
Michigan Stadium's capacity set at 109,901

Source- Bobcats will sign PG Shaun Livingston
Charlotte Observer

From the Roanoke Times
-
Neither of Pulaski's Peak brothers will play Hokie football next season
-
Hampton QB Watford commits to Virginia

Major Harris to be enshrined into College Football Hall of Fame
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Former Kansas official pleads guilty in ticket scandal
Houston Chronicle

July 14, 2010

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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UNC-CH coach grateful for connection to Steinbrenner
-
D'Armi, former Duke baseball coach, dies at 75

Steinbrenner admired grudgingly
Roanoke Times

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
'The Boss' generous to Chapel Hill
-
Yankees were a blast in Boshamer
-
Steinbrenner family to benefit
-
Wolfpack freshmen put up good fight

Golson still has USC on wish list
   Linebacker will enroll in prep school, hopes to join Gamecocks in 2011...The Big East's Louisville and Conference USA's East Carolina were also options.
Charl
eston Post and Courier

Hokies kings of Carolina?
ESPN (blog)

John Fields enrolls at UT; Pearl impressed with transfer
Knoxville News-Sentinel

Digest: Another Tennessee football player implicated in bar brawl
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UK football officially hires ex-Cat Nord
Lexington Herald Leader

From the Charlotte Observer
-
UNC tuition will go up dramatically this fall
-
Charlotte Christian's Brown commits to Duke
-
Tar Heels' in-state recruiting on a roll
-
Deal with Dallas gives Bobcats financial flexibility
-
Jordan- 'We're just getting started'

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
-
Mike London believes that academic powers can win on the field
-
Former U.Va., W&M athletic director Jim Copeland diesLow spot in football hampers ACC broadcast deal for next 12 years
   In the wake of last week’s formal announcement of a 12-year broadcast deal with ESPN and Raycom, reality begins to sink in that the Atlantic Coast Conference is all but officially a football warm-up...
Greenville (SC) News (subscription)

Editorial- For ACC, payday is spelled 'TV'
Greensboro News & Record

SBJ- Bidding war over the Pac-10's TV rights is already developing
SportingNews.com

Calhoun County linebacker denied USC admission
Columbia (SC) State

July 13, 2010

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Blue Devils do their part to clean up campus
-Sturdivant faces Aug. 2 court date after arrest

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
UNC-CH's Sturdivant will be disciplined
-
UNC-CH players learn valuable lesson
-
Heels add highly rated offensive lineman
-
Three's company for Duke as another Plumlee joins
-
NCAA's 'First Four' coming in March

Ashbrook linebacker commits to Duke
Gaston Gazette

Alabama AD delivers a 'Hart-felt' message at Johnstown
The Tribune-Democrat

College football countdown- No. 52 South Florida
SportingNews.com

Florida State in Transition
AthlonSports.com

Statesman college football countdown- No. 16. Arkansas
Austin American-Statesman

Mids Monday Musings- A Smooth Road Ahead?
   For starters, Navy will catch two usually highly regarded non-BCS powers – East Carolina and Central Michigan – in rebuilding seasons.
scout.com (subscription)

Preview 2010 - West Virginia Mountaineers
C
ollege Football News

From Times Square to Tolsia -- a famous billboard
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
DiMarco doing double duty for Gamecocks
-
ACC football- top 20 defensive players

Trade would address Bobcats' gap at point
Charlotte Observer

July 12, 2010

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
UNCCH linebacker faces marijuana charge
-
Vick misses planned trip to Raleigh camp
-
It's a reign in Spain
-
Spain deserving of its first Cup

Ongoing World Cup coverage
Winston Salem Journal

Football- Youngest Spurrier joins staff
Columbia (SC) State

WVU opponent capsules -- LSU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

July 11, 2010

'Storybook ending' for Gamecocks
Columbia (SC) State

Mark Richt's future may have changed with cop stop
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
World Cup has a 'loud' ring to it
-
Cup finalists can get creative
-
Ongoing World Cup coverage

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Michael Jordan gets acquainted with Charlotte
-
Curry taking the next step
-
Williams says he'll play at UNCCH

Report- Marshall Plumlee to join brothers at Duke
Fayetteville Observer

Clemson says ESPN funds will help cover rising cost of athletics program
Greenville (SC) News (subscription)

July 10, 2010

Cornerback depth a rare luxury for WVU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Dooley dismisses Vols safety after bar brawl; 2 Memphians suspended
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Octopus seer picks Spain for World Cup
-
Ongoing World Cup coverage

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Holland, Spain left alone
-
Fourth Staal ready for his turn in NHL
-
Open QB job a hot summer topic at Penn State

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
-
Steelers' Tomlin remains steady in roiling waters
-
Get the party started with the Blackbeard Festival!

Bobcats lock up Thomas; Felton signs with Knicks
Charlotte Observer

July 9, 2010

ESPN, ACC reach 12-year agreement
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-TV deal a 'terrific day for ACC'
-
Canes draftee Jeff Skinner is getting notice
-
St. Aug's loses men's basketball coach to ODU
-
Pack fishes for another bass title
-
Octopus oracle will spread its arms

Southern Conference announces football TV schedule
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Jordan distances himself from LeBron circus act
-
LeBron leaving Cleveland for Miami
-
Beasley headed to T-Wolves, not Bobcats
-
Panthers, Edwards agree to 4-year deal

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Tanner seeking new deal
-
Merrifield exits on top
-
Baseball- Merrifield agrees to terms with Royals
-
SEC football- The first-year players most likely to make a splash
-
Reserve back Burns leaving program

WVU football opponents- Game 3, Maryland
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Now- They're All-Stars. Next- They're Hokies
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Conference changes raise question about league names
St. Louis Post Dispatch

Destination- Big East
AthlonSports.com

Anglers and swimmers should be prepared for some ocean critters
New Bern Sun Journal

July 8, 2010

Blunt force ruled cause of U.Va. lacrosse player's death
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Recruiting- Fields picks Tennessee to complete college career
Fayetteville Observer

Despite slow start, Beamer reeling in recruits
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

From the Anderson Independent
-
USC makes play to join college baseball elite
-
Despite tough ending, Leggett proud of Clemson season

Coach- CWS does not ruin year
Columbia (SC) State

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Will Lawson be worth the wait for Canes?
-
Corvo is back with Hurricanes

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Earnhardt opens up about breaking winless streak
-
Too much déjà vu in Bobcats-Celtics game

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Spain breaks through - Spaniards win 1-0, will play for Cup title
-
Ongoing World Cup coverage

WVU's Mountaineer Athletic Club sets money mark
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

July 7, 2010

From the Anderson Independent
-
UGA president turns attention to search for new athletics director
-
It’s important to remember the ‘collateral damage’ in the UGA scandal

Web site ranks Hokies' schedule No. 8 nationally
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Does the BCS violate antitrust laws?
Orlando Sentinel

Proctor to play safety for Wolfpack
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Long-suffering Dutch fans can celebrate trip to final
-
Germany-Spain feels more like a World Cup final
-
Butler QB will appeal suspension
  LeMay is ranked by The Sporting News as the nation's No.1 college quarterback prospect.

Incoming Pack freshmen get a chemistry lesson
Raleigh News & Observer

SEC: Five to Watch
Columbia (SC) State

When big coaching jobs open up in the future, here are some top candidates
Florida Today

July 6, 2010

From the Atlanta Journal Constitution
-
Outgoing UGA AD apologizes
-
Ga. Tech plans $45M upgrade to Alexander Memorial

Tennessee lands top QB
Charleston (SC) Post Courier

New Hanover's Jackson commits to UNCW
Wilmington Star-News

Global workday not a Cup concern
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Ongoing World Cup coverage
-
School, town have impressed WFU's Bzdelik

WVU Game 1- Coastal Carolina
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Lane killing shook serenity of city's pro sports
-
Henderson pushes Bobcats to summer-league win
-
Changes to Chase the right thing

Holtz- Irish should remain independent
Columbia (SC) State

Hurricanes sign goalie Justin Peters for two years
Raleigh News & Observer

Former Britt QB Proctor switching to safety at N.C. State
Fayetteville Observer

Shaver's roadmap for young coaches
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Lance Armstrong wounds hip and elbow in crash
New Orleans Times Picayune

July 5, 2010

WVU Game 1- Coastal Carolina
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Land O'Lakes QB Steve Weatherford decides to stay close to home, picks USF
  One of his first offers was from the Bulls, and he also had offers from Boston College, SMU, Iowa State, Southern Miss, East Carolina and North Texas.
Orlando Sentinel

From the Anderson Independent
-
Report: Evans out as UGA athletics director
-
2010 a year of what-ifs for Clemson athletics

Michael Roth may have dual role for USC in ‘11
Greenville (SC) News

You missed a good one at Daytona
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Tar Heel aims for U.S. bid
Raleigh News & Observer

Nadal reclaims title
Charlotte Observer

July 4, 2010

Coaching coaches is Yow's passion
Raleigh News & Observer

Villanova could be the answer to Big East's football balance
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Dollars and sense- College sports tries to do more with less
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Potential antitrust claims may have helped slow down mega conference expansion
-
College Football 2010 Rankings- No. 58 South Florida
-
Lee Corso weighs in on expansion, believes in Big 12 survival

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Smith isn't first to take chances
-
Minter still wants Charlotte 49ers job
-
Can Darius Miles still play? Bobcats want to know.
-
Harvick survives wild race with Daytona immunity

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Bradley becomes a national star
-
Tanner named Coach of the Year
-
World Cup- The shirt off their backs

UNCCH basketball family rallies around Dean Smith
Fayetteville Observer

July 3, 2010

Respect for Carolina’s Ray Tanner grows with College World Series title
Greenville (SC) News

A nonstop party- NCAA baseball champs get parade
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
40,000 gather to honor champions
-
Spiller serves as grand marshall

U.Va. adds to impressive recruiting haul Friday with two more commitments
Hampton Roads Daily Press

ACC Insider - New N.C. State AD Yow standing by her ‘men’ … for now
Wilmington Star-News

NASCAR looks at radical changes to boost viewership
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Earnhardt races final No. 3 to Daytona's Victory Lane
-
QB Worley commits to Vols
-
Coach Fox's plane strikes bird during USO tour
-
Jackson works hard to shed pounds, bad memories
-
Recovered from thumb injury, Ajinca must be steadier hand for Bobcats
-
S. Williams-Zvonareva a matchup of contrastsNadal delivers a sobering finish to 'Andy-monium'
-
Heartbreaking loss for Ghana in penalty shootout

NCAA picks format for 68-team hoops tourney
Raleigh News & Observer

July 2, 2010

UGA athletics director arrested, charged with DUI
Anderson Independent

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Winthrop fires longtime coach
-
USC victory no balm for CCU

USC forges bond on way to national championship
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

The Relentless Life of Roberts
Carolina Weekly

Where The Big East Stands After The Near Implosion of The Big 12
Bleacher Report

Duke Basketball Makes Good Use of a Budget Suitable for Football
FanHouse

The letter of the wildlife law can be misread
New Bern Sun Journal

Texas Tech appeals ruling on Leach lawsuit
Houston Chronicle

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Whitney leaves Canes
-
Bobcats' Henderson eager to leave bench
-
Games of the day

Senators get behind US World Cup bid
Charlotte Observer (AP)

Bob Bradley would be 'honored' to remain coach of U.S. team
New Orleans Times Picayune (AP)

In need of a 2011 opponent, Florida State in talks with Utah State
Orlando Sentinel

OU's Capel coaches U.S. to international basketball gold medal triumph
Tulsa World

July 1, 2010

USC celebrates title with thousands of loyal fans
Columbia (SC) State

5 questions the champs must answer
Anderson Independent

From the Fayetteville Observer
-Recruiting: Proposal could ban early scholarship offers
-
College basketball recruiting- League policy could cause ACC to lose recruits

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Bobcats on shore as big fish swim by
-
Chandler will not opt out
-
Hurricanes star Brind'Amour retires

NCCU settles into MEAC
Durham Herald-Sun

OU-Nebraska rivalry coming to an end
Tulsa World

 

July 31, 2010

From the Tulsa World
-
Conference USA- Media Day in Review
-
Memorial's Garrett Stafford commits to TU

Marshall football opponent preview- Game 12, Tulane
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

2010 College Football Predictions- Houston Cougars Football Predictions
Bleacher Report

From the SBR Forum
-
College Football Odds- 2010 All-Conference USA Preview
-
NCAA Football Betting- Is Case Keenum The Best College Quarterback Ever?

In one week, Cougars take the practice field. Finally
Houston Chronicle

Eagles pick up football commit
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

UCF coach George O'Leary has high hopes for 18 seniors to lead Knights in 2010
Orlando Sentinel

July 30, 2010

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Police: Wright's death a homicide by gunshot
-
Germantown police set to scrutinize puzzling 911 call in Wright case

From conferenceusa.com
-
UCF Football Finalizes Remaining 2010 Home Game Times
     Oct. 30 vs. East Carolina, 3:30 p.m.
-
Tiger Talk--Get To Know Ramses Lonlack
-
UAB Preseason Football Camp Set To Begin On Monday

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Virginia transfer Tristan Spurlock excited to be a Knight
-
Dr. Phillips' Shane Larkin says UCF is on his basketball radar

Marshall tickets go on sale
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Preview 2010 - Rice Owls
College Football News

USM tennis coach resigns
Hattiesburg American

July 29, 2010

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Missing Memphis basketball star Lorenzen Wright found dead
-
Wright tragedy stuns fans, friends
-
Lorenzen Wright played with passion, brought honor to whatever uniform he wore
-
Memphis Tigers football coach Porter says backbone of team must be defense

From conferenceusa.com
-
Webb Signs Four-Year Deal With Vikings
-
Getting to Know- Tulsa's Cody Wilson
-
Packed House Greets Third Stop on UH Coaches' Road Tour
-
Former Tiger Derrick Rose Named To 15-Man Team USA Roster

From the College Football News
-
Preview 2010 - Southern Miss Golden Eagles
-
Preview 2010 - Sept. 2 S. Miss at South Car.

Eagles pick up football commit
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

USM Lady Eagles add Texas prep standout
Hattiesburg American

Joe Webb signs with the Minnesota Vikings
Birmingham News

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
-
Hamrick counting on coaches' success
-
Marshall upgrades athletic facilities

Marshall opponent preview- Game 11, SMU
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

Rowlett defensive end Zach Wood commits to SMU
Dallas Morning News

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF set to unveil new jerseys at season ticket holder pickup events that begin Thursday morning
-
State player countdown- No. 2 at UCF, Kevin Smith

TU football receives two commitments
Tulsa World

July 28, 2010

From conferenceusa.com
-
Leftwich Returns to Tulsa as Offensive Line Coach
-
Keenum Delivers, Astros Win on UH Night

From the Tulsa World
-
TU officially hires Leftwich as offensive line coach
-
Former TU football player coaches bobsled team

Gaming- C-USA a one-team league in non-conference play
Sports Network

2010 Houston Preview 
College Football News

Tigers coach tight-lipped
Memphis Commercial Appeal

New place to watch games at USM
Hattiesburg American

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
Confident Fedora- 'I've got the pieces of the puzzle in place'
-
Eagles pick up football commit

Fedora on Favre- ‘When his career is over, I would love to have him involved at Southern Miss’
Biloxi Sun-Herald

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF's O'Leary warns players about agents, calls for more responsibility among athletes
-
UTEP coach Mike Price steals the show with quick quips at Conference USA football media day
Watch UCF, SMU and Marshall coaches talk about teams [VIDEO]

College Football 2010- Five Reasons To Believe UCF Knights Will Win C-USA
Bay News 9

July 27, 2010

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Conference USA to make up to $8 million off new TV agreement with CBS College Sports
-
UCF's O'Leary says RB Brynn Harvey could be back by mid-September

Coaches say Conference USA getting stronger
Hattiesburg American

USM expectations high
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
C-USA still trying to crash BCS bowl party
-
Former MU player explains coaching change

Marshall Game 10- Memphis
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
-
Former Herd coach joins Indiana State staff
-
Marshall, WVU land twins from Va.

From Donbest.com
-
College Football Odds- 2010 Conference USA
-
College Football Odds- 2010 Houston Cougars

From conferenceusa.com
-
Football. UTEP's 2010 Success Hinges on Defensive Improvement
-
Southern Miss Adds to Football Seating Options with To The Top Tents
-
Football Fan Appreciation Day Set for Saturday, Aug. 14, at Robertson Stadium

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Collierville police consider Lorenzen Wright disappearance as missing-person case
-
University of Memphis basketball team announces exhibition tour of Bahamas

From the Tulsa World
-
Keeping with Texas schools worked for TU
-
Ex-TU coach Kragthorpe resigns as Texas A&M assistant

Is Houston the C-USA football favorite or is it a wide open race?
Birmingham News

July 26, 2010

From the Tulsa World
-
Conference USA Notebook- East versus West
-
Conference USA- Media Day in Review
-
Tulsa coach Todd Graham discusses loss of assistants

From conferenceusa.com
-
C-USA Player Spotlight- Houston QB Case Keenum
-
New Scoreboard Installation Continues
-
Tulane Baseball Summer Camps in Full Swing at Turchin Stadium

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
C-USA notes- League coaches want their shot at BCS
-
Porter's is lone Tiger voice, but what does that say?

From the College Football News
-
Preview 2010 - Memphis Tigers
-
A quick early look at season opener when Memphis visits Mississippi State

Conference USA considers nine-game league schedule to help field BCS buster
Orlando Sentinel

From the Dallas Morning News
-
Houston could be this season's BCS-busting squad
-
June Jones- Winning football culture is in place at SMU

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH eager to make amends after disappointing end to '09
-
C-USA back to personal touch at football media day

C-USA football making progress each season
Hattiesburg American

From the Jackson Clarion Ledger
-
Notebook- Non-conference success crucial
-
Confident Fedora- 'I've got the pieces of the puzzle in place'

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
C-USA coaching colleagues witness Holliday's new colors
-
Agent talk hits C-USA

Coaching carousel goes around in C-USA
Jackson (TN) Sun

C-USA back to personal touch after going to video
Biloxi Sun Herald (AP)

The question of the day for Neil Callaway- How do you replace Joe Webb?
Birmingham News

July 25, 2010

C-USA Football Media Kickoff Coverage Information
conferenceusa.com

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Conference USA Media Days- Five storylines to watch
-
Why is Vanderbilt, not UCF, in the SEC?
-
Virginia small forward Tristan Spurlock is transferring to UCF

C-USA Media Day to be streamed live
Jackson Clarion Ledger

TU expected to hire Leftwich as offensive line coach
Tulsa World

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Thanks to Piraino, Herd will have wings
-
Holliday, Harvey represent the Herd

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Larry Porter knows expectations, on and off the field, that come with Tiger job
-
University of Memphis aide to testify in trial of potential Tiger Mbakwe

Tulane Recruiting- Wave roll continues for 2011, beyond
     RB PJ James (6'0-195) 4.4 speed out of Glassboro, NJ Tulane has extended an offer, but East Carolina maybe their stiffest competition.
NewOrleans.Com

July 24, 2010

TU dismisses A.J. Whitmore
Tulsa World

Marshall opponent preview- Game 9, UAB
Charleston (WV)
Gazette Mail

Minter did admirable job for Marshall
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

SOUTHERN MISS Brown, two others on track to play in season opener
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers hope to hit jackpot with Vegas standout Muhammad
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Former Tiger basketball star Lorenzen Wright reported missing
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Former Tiger basketball players Shawne Williams, Kareem Cooper charged after traffic stop

UTEP football star Donald Buckram grabs attention
El Paso Times

Tulane's football team will play three games on national TV
New Orleans Times Picayune

UH's Rumora rallies to win Young Houstonian
Houston Chronicle

July 23, 2010

From conferenceusa.com
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C-USA Extends Partnership with CBS College Sports Network Through 2016
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C-USA Player Spotlight- UCF DE Bruce Miller

From the Orlando Sentinel
-Conference USA poised to extend unique TV contracts with ESPN, CBS College Sports
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UCF Football News- Update on Brynn Harvey-s recovery, new UCF football uniforms

From the Tulsa World
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TU football coach reportedly going to Vanderbilt
     Co-offensive coordinator to resign
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TU football schedule less hectic

Prediction- West Virginia Visits Marshall, Falls a Field Goal Short
Bleacher Report

Herrion has some numbers to crunch
Charleston (WV)
Daily Mail

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Josh Pastner cultivates Derrick Rose bond with Tigers
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Tigers get commitment from Jermaine Johnson, WR from Louisiana

SOUTHERN MISS Brown, two others on track to play in season opener
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

July 22, 2010

C-USA Announces 2010 Preseason Football Awards
conferenceusa.com

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Bembry's departure leaves hole in MU 'D'
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College football preseason lists

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Holliday's first summer with Herd has been busy
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Marshall opponent preview- Game 8, UTEP

Herrion Getting Adjusted To Herd
West Virginia MetroNews

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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U of M self-reports basketball recruiting violation
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Tourneys vital for coaches, eager players
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Memphis Tigers-Mississippi State to air on ESPNU; Tiger player makes C-USA preseason team

Porter's Debut Tiger Game to Air on National TV
MyFox Memphis

Welcome to Hoover- Futbol Capital of the South
Birmingham News

Keenum C-USA's preseason player of the year
Houston Chronicle

Tulsa, Houston tops with five on C-USA preseason first team
Tulsa World

Four Knights earn spots on preseason All-Conference USA team, Bruce Miller named defensive player of the year
Orlando Sentinel

SMU's Beachum lone Mustang named to all-Conference USA team
Dallas Morning News

July 21, 2010

C-USA getting high visibility from TV
H
attiesburg American

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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On-the-mend Bailey could be key for Eagle D
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Eagles poised to add 2 in hoops

2010 Non-BCS Conference Profiles- Conference USA
Bleacher Report

From conferenceusa.com
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Six C-USA Players Named Among 2010 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team Nominees
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C-USA Institutional Excellence, Sport Academic Awards Announced
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Tulsa QB G.J. Kinne

TU's Kinne Named to O'Brien Watch
Greater Tulsa Reporter Newspapers

TU football- Summer update
Tulsa World

UCF produces its first football preview magazine
Orlando Sentinel

July 20, 2010

From conferenceusa.com
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C-USA Announces 2010 Football Television Schedule
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Southern Miss QB Austin Davis

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Report- Bembry's blood alcohol level was .174
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7 Herd games set for television this season

From the Honolulu Star-Advertiser
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Hawaiian flair works for Jones in his coaching job at SMU
-
FURTHER REVIEW

From the Biloxi Sun Herald
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USM Beach Bash Saturday in Biloxi
-
Southern Miss Football schedule

From the Tulsa World
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Schedule may help Hurricane
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Tulsa gains commitment from QB, WR

Do college football preseason rankings matter?
Orlando Sentinel

July 19, 2010

Bembry kicked off football team
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Marshall player arrested, dismissed
    First-year Marshall head football coach Doc Holliday gave DeQuan Bembry a second chance, but the troubled cornerback didn't take advantage of it.
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From conferenceusa.com
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C-USA Player Spotlight- UAB DE Bryant Turner
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UCF Football Summer Preview - Memphis
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UH Men's Hoops Welcomes Trumaine Johnson to Team
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Willie Johnson II Named Marshall Assistant Track & Field Coach
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Tulsa Names Ryan Wills Assistant Volleyball Coach

Tigers get no love from mags
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Fans flock to see ex-UTEP star
El Paso Times

July 18, 2010

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall football player arrested
   A Marshall University football player was booked on charges of drunk driving early Sunday morning.
-
Herd athletes making the grade
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Brown is enshrined in Hall of Fame

From conferenceusa.com
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Rice DE Cheta Ozougwu
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UCF Football Summer Preview - Tulane

From the Hattiesburg American
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C-USA should be unpredictable once again
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USM athletic budget increases to $19.7M for 2010-11
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McKee set to report to Rams training camp
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Hammond excited about 'coming home'
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USM finds a winner in Jeff Hammond
    Friday, Hammond was named a Senior Associate Director of Athletics at Southern Miss.
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Eagles energize fans in Jackson

Hammond named associate AD at USM
Biloxi Sun Herald

Mid-majors could rev up Tigers' slate
   First, let's make one thing clear. The Bowl Championship Series -- or BCS, as it's commonly known -- has nothing to do with college basketball.
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tulane gets commitment from another St. Augustine football player
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP defensive star Braxton Amy gets another year in Miner football
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Summer camps sow UTEP football seeds

July 17, 2010

Marshall football opponents, Game 6- UCF
Charleston (WV) Gazette

C-USA Player Spotlight- UTEP RB Donald Buckram
conferenceusa.com

Rice star third baseman Rendon vows he'll be back
Houston Chronicle

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Analysis: Pastner’s schedule cautious but not perfect
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Georgetown, Tennessee, Kansas highlight Memphis Tigers' non-conference slate

Lakeland Kathleen coach can't confirm WR Jacques Mackeroy committed to UCF
Orlando Sentinel

Hammond named associate AD at USM
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

July 16, 2010

Q&A With University of Houston Head Football Coach Kevin Sumlin
FS Southwest

From the Houston Chronicle
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Keenum sets example for future UH stars
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Rice star Anthony Rendon suffers severe ankle injury

SMU football coach June Jones says he'll sign extension
Dallas Morning News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF lands Georgia DT Thomas Niles after decommit from NC State
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College Football Countdown- No. 47 UCF
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Ex-UCF star Jermaine Taylor chases NBA dream

Fedora plots opening upset
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From conferenceusa.com
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Conference USA Scholar Athlete Awards Announced
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Marshall LB Mario Harvey

Byrd's death reverberates to Coal Bowl
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers men's basketball team to play Lipscomb on Dec. 30 at FedExForum
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About 120 Tiger Lane tailgating parking spots at Liberty Bowl go on sale Friday

TU names new director of football operations
Tulsa World

July 15, 2010

From conferenceusa.com
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Three C-USA Quarterbacks Named to Davey O'Brien Award Watch List
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C-USA Player Spotlight- SMU LB Youri Yenga

Eagles O-line coach battling thyroid cancer
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Fedora- Players will be disciplined internally
Biloxi Sun Herald

Marshall football opponents, Game 5- Southern Miss
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Kings give Whiteside financial security, opportunity for growth
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Coaches Tour had lighter side
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

UAB's Ovie Soko leads Great Britain to opening round win in U20 European Championship
Birmingham News

July 14, 2010

Arrested trio avoids suspension
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Arrested Southern Miss players avoid suspensions
Columbia (SC) State (AP)

Sumrall trio plans on joining forces at Southern Miss
H
attiesburg American

Tulsa aims to amp it up after disappointing end to its 2009 campaign
Tulsa World

From conferenceusa.com
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Tulane C Andrew Nierman
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C-USA Player Spotlight- Memphis DB Marcus Ball
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UTEP's Blessing Okagbare Tabbed As Finalist For The Bowerman

Jordan Swing commits to UAB
Birmingham News

Big Green meets Old White
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF football to host Bethune-Cookman in 2013
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Gulf Breeze High pitcher Ben Lively passes on MLB contract offer to play at UCF

July 13, 2010

From the College Football News
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2010 Marshall Preview 
-Preview 2010 - Sept. 10 WVU at Marshall

Marshall Game 4- Ohio
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Troy Brown entering Hall of Fame
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Mike Davis adds two assistant coaches to his staff
Birmingham News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Former UCF assistant coach Mike Jaskulski joins UAB staff
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UCF Roundup- Baseball's Chris Duffy heads to California for Golden Spikes Award ceremony, Knights continue summer workouts
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State player countdown- No. 18 at UCF, Paul Miranda
-What are the top Conference USA storylines to watch during football preseason media day?

From the Tulsa World
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Three players to watch TU football: summer update
-Quarterback update
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Former TU star Herb Johnson says second chance in Europe changed his life

Tulane's football program gets its second tight end commitment of the day
New Orleans Times Picayune

Ex-UTEP Miner Jumar Hunt sues Dallas Cowboys over injury suffered in canopy collapse
El Paso Times

July 12, 2010

Despite late rejection of two football signees, SMU says admissions process has loosened
Dallas Morning News

Green Wave Baseball's Sutter and Gautreau Move to New Roles, Cressend Takes Post at Houston
conferenceusa.com

Departure of Tulane baseball assistant Jack Cressend means promotions and changes for existing staff
New Orleans Times Picayune

State player countdown- No. 19 at UCF, Travis Fisher
Orlando Sentinel

July 11, 2010

From the Hattiesburg American
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USM's Floyd poised for strong senior season
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New USM coach getting crash course

Today at No. 51- Southern Miss.
Orlando Sentinel

New NCAA basketball restrictions are well-intended but inept
Orlando Sentinel

Tigers change Home kickoffs to 6 p.m
Memphis Commercial Appeal

2010 C-USA Football Preview
scout.com (subscription)

July 10, 2010

Gamecocks heading to Florida
   USC will visit Central Florida in 2013 as part of a home-and-home football series. An UAB game in 2012 should be finalized soon.  The Gamecocks have five upcoming games scheduled with East Carolina.
Columbia (SC) State

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF Football News- Knights reach home-and-home agreement with South Carolina
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New Jersey tight end Kevin Miller says `amazing campus,- coaches helped him pick UCF
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State player countdown- No. 21 at UCF, Greg Jefferson

College football countdown- No. 55 Tulsa
SportingNews.com

From conferenceusa.com
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Getting to Know- Tulsa's Shavodrick Beaver
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Tulane Adds Women's Bowling, Women's Sand Volleyball

3 USM football players arrested
Hattiesburg American

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd venues get makeover
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Marshall Big Green event at Greenbrier sold out

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Marshall football opponents- Bowling Green, Game 3
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Review- 'NCAA 11' best college football game yet

Jerome Jordan officially traded to Knicks
Tulsa World

July 9, 2010

From conferenceusa.com
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Trip Couch Named UH Assistant Baseball Coach
-
Get To Know The Tigers -- Football Edition

Whitting brings back Couch to help build UH baseball
Houston Chronicle

Big Green pays out green to coaches
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall lands Mbao
-
MU football scores big at St. Mary's event

Herd's Whiteside signs with Kings
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF lands two commitments
-
State player countdown- No. 22 at UCF, Keith Shologan

Former Vestavia Hills star Jordan Swing weighing options after leaving WKU
Birmingham News

USM legend Collier takes on new challenge
Hattiesburg American

July 8, 2010

Marshall opponents- Game 2, WVU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Eagles hire Brown as DBs coach
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Glen Stanley awaits USC response; Trojans release Seantrel Henderson
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State player countdown- No. 23 at UCF, Atari Bigby
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Check out UCF-s two `UKNIGHT- commercials

July 7, 2010

Tulane to expand athletic footprint with new facility, increased subsidies
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Marshall hoops gets N.C. State transfer
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WVU football opponents, Game 2- Marshall

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Thundering Herd adds assistants to basketball, softball teams
-
Marshall lands N.C. State transfer

Marshall lands N.C. State transfer
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From conferenceusa.com
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Pastner's Memphis Summer Preview--Part One
-
John Denton's Knights Insider- UKNIGHT Campaign Now Underway
-
Cross Named Rice Women's Basketball Assistant Coach
-
Marshall Softball Hires Pitching Coach

UTEP basketball team to play in Legends Classic
El Paso Times

California recruit denied admission to SMU
Dallas Morning News

State player countdown- No. 24 at UCF, Cornell Green
Orlando Sentinel

July 6, 2010

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Eagle Club $2M short of funding scholarships
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Secondary coach abruptly leaves Eagles

Herrion's 2010 recruiting complete
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Marshall Game 1- Ohio State
Charleston (WV) Gazette

UTEP's Mika Laaksonen up for new challenge
El Paso Times

Tiger Quarterbacks Making The Grade
conferenceusa.com

State football countdown- No. 25 player at UCF, Josh Sitton
Orlando Sentinel

Wojcik excited, anxious for Jordan and Uzoh
Tulsa World

July 5, 2010

Vision drives Rhoades' aggresive style at UH
Houston Chronicle

From conferenceusa.com
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Todd Whitting Returns to Houston as Baseball Head Coach
-
Getting to Know- Tulsa's Bo Abbott

MU- First 7 games provide intrigue
  You might say the Herd needs that (ECU) game more than ever...
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Directors' Cup gives Marshall low score
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

More corporate dollars creeping into football stadiums, athletic facilities
Orlando Sentinel

July 4, 2010

2010 Tulsa Preview 
College Football News

Conference USA talked expansion is preparation for possible shift
Mobile Press Register

UAB signs junior college DE
Birmingham News

Holliday, like Pruett, allows a 2nd chance
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Behind scenes, out of office
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Hattiesburg American
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Buffett's show of USM pride a welcome sight
  “You can’t buy that type of publicity.”
-
Whatever happened to ...?
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Davis, Young set to battle it out for QB job

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Future Tiger QB fired up
-
Charlotte gives ex-Tiger Shawne Williams a shot

TU basketball's Jordan Clarkson is confident and humble
Tulsa World

July 3, 2010

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH names ex-player Todd Whitting baseball coach
-
Rice's Rendon claims prestigious Dick Howser Trophy

From conferenceusa.com
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Rice's Anthony Rendon Wins 2010 Dick Howser Trophy
-
New Videoboard Construction Underway at Joan C. Edwards Stadium

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Whiteside doesn't get it
-
Marshall's Steele wins award for management

Kickin' it green
Charleston (WV) Gazette

2011 commitment Anthony Norris, Memphis basketball Tigers change their minds
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Ocala defensive end Glen Stanley, who backed out of his UCF commitment and signed with USC, is back on the recruiting market
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CBS College Sports doing maintenance on UCF website

July 2, 2010

TU defensive back grateful for second chance
Tulsa World

Herd's Shaq working his way back
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd gives troubled back walk-on opportunity
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU defensive back signee denied for admission
-
SMU vs. Texas Tech pegged as a must-watch opening weekend game

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF urges Orlando to `UKNIGHT' behind its football program
-
UCF officially becomes a Nike school
-
Journey in Ink- Former UCF standout T.J. Harnden has summed up his life in two tattoos he designed

Tulane volleyball team adds eight new players
New Orleans Times Picayune

July 1, 2010

From the Hattiesburg American
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USM's Davis ready to play
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Eagle Club looks to break previous funds record
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Fletcher a player without a team
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Ace McInnis staying at USM

Fletcher waits for a phone call
Biloxi Sun Herald

Hampton's Tron Martinez will play football at Marshall
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Herd hoops hosts Marquette transfer
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Seven-foot Marquette transfer considering Marshall
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Florida DB liked 'We Are Marshall'

Road to BCS is built on football field
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis athletic director says football performance matters as Tigers hope to join automatic qualifying BCS conference
Orlando Sentinel