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East Carolina Carolinas Conference USA

June 13, 2004

Denny O'Brien: Gamecocks weather the storm - 06.13
Bonesville.net

Box Score - South Carolina 4, East Carolina 2 - 06.13
Bonesville.net

AP Regionals Recaps: Dogs, Hogs, Horns punch tickets - 06.13
AP Regionals Glance:
Complete Scoreboard & Schedule - 06.13
Bonesville.net

Bonesville Bytes: ECU-USC post-game press conference - 06.13
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.13
Bonesville.net

Columbia Super Regional
South Carolina vs. ECU
12 PM Sunday; 1/7 PM Monday (All times EDT)
Columbia, SC
Super Regional Central | Super Regional Guide [PDF]
TV: ESPN (Regional Coverage) / College Grand Slam PPV
Livestats (Sun) | Livestats (Mon)
Gamecock Audio

Pirate Radio 1250 Audio

South Carolina Takes Super Regional Game One, 4-2
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Campbell just sharp enough
-Tough start for Pirates

Pirates fall to USC after long rain delay
Kinston Free Press

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-Pirates' hope for win turn foul with weather
-Rain plagues Pirates
-Sarge Frye Field spectacular, even in the rain

Gamecocks Edge East Carolina 4-2 to be One Win Away From Omaha
uscsports.com

ECU drops opener
Raleigh News & Observer

From Columbia (SC) The State
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USC reigns in opener
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USC never doubted completion of Game 1

Gamecocks silence Pirates
Greenville (SC) News

Gamecocks put Pirates on brink
Durham Herald Sun

Gamecocks defeat Pirates, move within game of CWS
Winston Salem Journal

ECU must win two to advance
Greensboro News Record

Gamecocks hold off ECU
Wilmington Star News

Deluge doesn't dampen Carolina
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

South Carolina Takes Super Regional Game One, 4-2
ecupirates.com

Gamecocks on verge of 3rd straight CWS trip
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

June 12, 2004

Super Regional Sketches: Teams & Matchups - 06.12
Super Regionals Glance:
Scoreboard & Schedule - 06.12
Super Regional Recaps:
Ninth-inning rally lifts Wildcats - 06.12
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.12
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 06.12
Guests Jeff Charles, Mike Ritchie & comedian John Rathbone
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 06.12
With guest co-host Bob Simon & guest Judge Wanda Bryant
Bonesville.net

Gamecocks, Pirates have legitimate title shots
espn.com

From the ecupirates.com
-Pirate Baseball Heads to Columbia Super Regional
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Tickets To Omaha Up For Grabs For 2005 Season Ticket Holders
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Lady Pirate Volleyball Inks Monroe and Dubenion

ECU coach's brash attitude getting noticed
Anderson Independent

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Heels coach Fox scouts Gamecocks for Pirates
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Success rampant in baseball town

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-One step away from Omaha
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Around the horn with ECU

ECU baseball is rolling with the punches
Durham Herald Sun

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Pirates vs. Gamecocks game capsule
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Similar teams, different coaches
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Super series for USC

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-USC and ECU mirror each other on the field
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Two coaches, one goal
-Omaha in the head
-Different folks, different strokes

Pirates ready to take final step to Omaha
Kinston Free Press

From Columbia (SC) The State
-SCOUTING THE COLUMBIA SUPER REGIONAL

-USC-ECU Matchups
-USC fans’ behavior bothers ECU coach
-Powell is Gamecocks’ ‘money’player

HEAD BUTTING- Gamecocks, Pirates to clash in super regional
Winston Salem Journal

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
-Inspired Pirates right where they expected to be
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Triplett makes best of tough situation

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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EAST CAROLINA (51-11) AT S. CAROLINA (48-15)
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Pearce back at full strength for Gamecocks

June 11, 2004

Danny Whitford: Perspective - 06.11
Electronic traffic jam clogs Road to Omaha
Bonesville.net

BCS conjures method to divide 5 into 4 - 06.11
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.10
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 06.11
Guest Allen Thomas & Steve Ballard & Gary Overton replays
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 06.11
With guest co-host Mike Steele & guest Ran Coble
Bonesville.net

Choosing ECU pays off greatly for Norwood
Greenville Daily Reflector

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-Intimidation not a factor
-Injuries aren't deterring Pirates
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Poppert excelling at right time

ECU faces stiff challenge
Kinston Free Press

East Carolina battling hard to win berth in College World Series — and national respect
The Virginian Pilot

Tanner has USC on winning path
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Pearce heats up just in time
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Super Regional capsules

Gamecock staff racking up K's at record rate
Columbia (SC) The State

Super-Regionals Preview
Baseball America

Super 16 square off for trip to Omaha, CWS
USA Today

SR Schedule and Results
NCAASports.com

Super Regional Capsules
CBS Sportsline

June 10, 2004

Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 06.10
Return to Columbia stirs the echoes
Bonesville.net

Barber withdraws candidacy for AD post - 06.10
Bonesville.net

Kilgore boards Pirate ship - 06.10
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.10
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 06.10
Guest ECU Chancellor Dr. Steven Ballard
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Miller Lite Sports Bar with Jon Ellerbe - 06.10
Panelists Allen Thomas, Jeff Thompson & Pirate Al
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 06.10
With co-host Susanne Sartelle & guest Dr. Elliott Frank
Bonesville.net

Men's Basketball Adds Two Perimeter Players To Recruiting Class
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
- In LeClair’s words
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Another prep recruit joins ECU men’s basketball team
-Emotions swirl constantly within Diamond Bucs
-ECU grad aiming for gold

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ECU leader wants quality AD
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Philadelphia guard signs with ECU

Hammonds, Kilgore sign letters to play East Carolina basketball
Winston Salem Journal

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-Lawhorn's season ends, but not his career
-Norwood is very good for East Carolina
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Herenda stays with the Pirates, promoted to associate head coach

ECU coach has no love for USC
Columbia (SC) The State

June 9, 2004

Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 06.09
Locked and loaded for battle on foreign field
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.09
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 06.09
Guests Gary Overton & Steve Floyd
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Press Box with Troy Dreyfus - 06.09
Panelists Brian Bailey, Jim Gentry & Nathan Summers
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-Herenda Promoted To Men's Associate Head Basketball Coach
-Jones Drafted by A's on Day Two of Draft

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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South Carolina not taking Pirates lightly
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Many players from ECU, USC chosen in draft
-ECU logs its highest ranking
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Herenda staying with ECU’s basketball team, receives promotion

ECU's AD search will continue
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
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Pirates poised for meeting with favored Gamecocks
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East Carolina within two games of College World Series
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Bunn was simply the best

East Carolina Preview
  Offense | Defense
College Football News

From the East Carolinian
-Harrington Field expansion project underway
-ECU one step closer to Omaha
-Pirates head down South
-Bunn Breaking Through
-Ballard makes filling positions top priority

From espn.com
-2004 Super Regional schedule, results
-ESPN/ESPN2 Coverage Map: NCAA Super Regionals

College Grand Slam Package Info
ncaasports.com

USC preps for Pirates
Greenville (SC) News

Gamecocks coach wary of Pirates
Winston Salem Journal

Gamecocks take Pirates seriously
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

Super matchup- USC-ECU
Charleston (SC) Post and Courier

South Carolina preps for ECU
Wilmington Star-News

Inside USC- Gamecock Club Director Jeff Barber
gamecockcentral.com (subscription needed)

June 8, 2004

Denny O'Brien: Pirate Notebook No. 192 - 06.08
CWS berth now benchmark for 'next level'
Bonesville.net

AP Regionals Recaps: Bunn smothers Seahawks - 06.08
Bonesville.net

Box Score - ECU 7, UNC-Wilmington 0 - 06.08
Bonesville.net

AP Regionals Glance: Complete scoreboard - 06.08
Bonesville.net

BCS, Rose Bowl reach crunch time - 06.08
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.08
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 06.08
Guests Woody Peele, Allen Osborne & Scott Weatherbee
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-Pirates Blank UNCW To Earn Super Regional Berth
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ECU To Distribute Limited Number of Tickets To Sold Out Super Regional
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Pirate Baseball Moves Up to No. 3, Ranked in Top 10 in Three Polls

Game Times Set For Columbia NCAA Baseball Super Regional
uscsports.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates advance to a Super Regional
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Bunn shines for Pirates

Gamecocks familiar with Super Regional foe Pirates
Greenville (SC) News

ECU routs UNCW
Wilmington Star-News

From the Kinston Free Press
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ECU blasts UNCW again, is headed to super regional
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ECU took different approach to Kinston Regional

Pirates cruise to regional championship
Raleigh News & Observer

Polls:
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Baseball America Top 25
-Collegiate Baseball Newspaper NCAA DIV I Poll
-NCBWA Poll
-ESPN/USA Today Coaches Top 25 Poll

Gamecocks will face East Carolina
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

Pirates move on
New Bern Sun-Journal

Bunn puts Pirates in oven
Charlotte Observer

College baseball- East Carolina shuts out UNC-Wilmington
Fayetteville Observer

E. Carolina rolls
Houston Chronicle

June 7, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 06.07
Weatherman out-jukes Mother Nature
Bonesville.net

Denny O'Brien: Jones ignites rout of Seahawks - 06.07
Bonesville.net

Box Score - ECU 11, UNC-Wilmington 4 - 06.07
Bonesville.net

Recaps: UNCW survives to fight another day - 06.07
Bonesville.net

Regional results & schedules - 06.07
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 06.07
Bonesville.net

Top Seed Pirates Advance to Regional Championship, 11-4
ecupirates.com

ECU advances with 11-4 thrashing on UNC-W
Washington (NC) Daily News

Kinston Regional
ECU vs UNC-W
Monday, 12:00 PM EDT
Kinston, NC
Livestats
Pirate Radio 1250 Audio

Yahoo Audio

Credit: Daily Reflector Creative Services

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Seahawks rally past Vols
-ECU one win from Super Regional
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Tennessee barely staves off Stony Brook, 1-0

Pirates are purring
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Wilmington Star-News
-Darryl Lawhorn out until next year
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Offensive show East Carolina's struggling offense came through when the Pirates needed it the most
-Weather drives players' momentum -- up and down
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Seahawks survive

East Carolina 11, North Carolina-Wilmington 4
Durham Herald-Sun

College baseball- Pirates reach regional final
Fayetteville Observer

From utsports.com
-Wilmington's Comeback Ends Vols' Season

-Hochevar Pitches Vols To 1-0 Win

SBU's NCAA run ends with tough loss to Vols
New York Newsday

From the Knoxville News Sentinel
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Seahawks' rally in the 9th dooms Vols
-UT takes 1-0 win

Sweet Sixteen (Almost)
Baseball America

 


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June 13, 2004

From the Durham Herald Sun
-Duke defensive end killed in car crash
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Charlotte QB backs out of verbal commitment to Duke
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Rating Duke's football coaches

From the New Bern Sun-Journal
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Duke's Harris dies in crash
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Sendek has the sense to stay at N.C. State

Harris is killed in accident
Winston Salem Journal

Blue Devils player dies in wreck
Raleigh News & Observer

NCAA tourney should go to neutral sites
Anderson Independent

June 12, 2004

Former Clairton star transfer to Penn State from N.C. State
Durham Herald Sun

Powell arrested on traffic charges
Greenville (SC) News

Receiver commits to Tigers
Columbia (SC) The State

USC football season is a sure success
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

June 11, 2004

From the Durham Herald Sun
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Make or break schedule for Pack
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N.C. State football notebook- Which back will carry the Pack?

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Feeling the Effects
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Wake Forest to play Elon in football in '05

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Wake Forest, Elon plan football game in '05
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Amato relishes improved ACC

Tigers games on ABC
Greenville (SC) News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Amato, Wolfpack facing tough competition
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New BCS all about money
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Prep stars still looking at UNC

Bobcats to get a glimpse today
Charlotte Observer

June 10, 2004

From the Durham Herald Sun
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Sendek's status unchanged
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Good as new
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ACC newcomers excluded from Challenge
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Heels get another chance at Padgett

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Wired- Tar Heels' Mason is recovering well from broken jaw
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Padgett is granted permission to talk with Tar Heels
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NCAA Div. I Baseball Tournament

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Sendek too smart to leave for Buckeyes
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ACC/Big Ten Challenge
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ACC title game up for grabs

June 9, 2004

From the Anderson Independent
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In baseball, it's all about dollars and sense
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Clemson adds to its backcourt
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Tiger to the Corps

Record nine Clemson players selected
Columbia (SC) The State

A&T-Alcorn game gets nixed
Greensboro News-Record

THIRSTY- UNC football is withering on the vine
Winston Salem Journal

Fullback chooses Tar Heels
Raleigh News & Observer

Panthers' Mills honored for cancer fight
Charlotte Observer

June 8, 2004

Two Gamecocks, Clemson signee go in first round of baseball draft
Greenville (SC) News

Draft dreams come true
Anderson Independent

Gamecock duo taken in first round
Columbia (SC) The State

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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UNC FB notes- Prison visit gets Heels' attention
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Can UNC defense be fixed?
-A's pick Pack's Rogers
-Jordan's Rucker commits to Duke
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NHL's Future Uncertain After Game 7

Bunting's attitude- What, me worry?
Greensboro News-Record

From the Fayetteville Observer
-College football- Bunting optimistic about defense
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Tar Heels land two top 35 guards

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-NCSU recruit likely to pick Rutgers
-Defense to improve, Bunting predicts

From the Charlotte Observer
-Tar Heels' Bunting building relationships
-Duke's Duhon not likely to be a Bobcat

June 7, 2004

PEARCE AND FLETCHER LEAD SOUTH CAROLINA BASEBALL PAST NORTH CAROLINA, 7-6
uscsports.com

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Heels suffer a serious case of deja vu
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Horton not sweating about baseball draft

From theacc.com
-Tar Heel Rally Falls Short in Columbia
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FSU Advances To Super Regional With 19-3 Win Over UCF
-Tigers Rally For 10-9 Victory Over Georgia to Force Game 7 in Athens Regional

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Gamecocks nip Tar Heels to reach super regional
-Tigers force second game, then fall to Georgia

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
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Gamecocks advance
-Georgia boots Tigers
-Powell finally gets a draft date

Georgia 7, Clemson 6, 10 innings
ncaasports.com

LSU Pounds College of Charleston Cougars 11-3, Advance to Sixth-Straight Super Regional
LSUsports.net

From the Winston Salem Journal
-REBUILDING- Quick fix unlikely for Wake Forest baseball
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NCAA Regionals Roundup

 


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June 13, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Saturday's NCAA Super Regional Roundup
-Cincinnati's Huggins Suspended Indefinitely
-ECU's Jones Named NCBWA District IV Player of the Year
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TCU Ties for Fourth at NCAA Championships
-Six C-USA Players Named Freshman All-Americans

Baseball Drops Game One Of NCAA Fullerton Super Regional, 9-0
tulanegreenwave.com

Windsor puts clamps on Wave
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Fulerton Super Regional
Tulane vs. Cal State Fulerton
9:00 PM Sunday (All times EDT)
Fulerton, CA
Super Regional Central
TV: ESPN2 (Regional Coverage) / College Grand Slam PPV
Livestats (Sun) | Livestats (Mon)
Audio

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-UC puts Huggins on leave with pay
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Tape implies prior Huggins stop
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Judge's discretion has guidelines
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Bearcats lose their identity
-Stress, crises took toll on coach
-UC not worried about NCAA
-Bearcats of seasons past standing by their mentor
-Goin statement

Dick Vitale: Huggins shouldn't come back until he's ready
espn.com

From the Cincinnati Post
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Questions for Huggins
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Huggins may have broken rules
-Fans disappointed with the DUI arrest
-Other cases involving alcohol

Padgett chooses Louisville
Durham Herald Sun

Pitino may get a big man
Louisville Courier Journal

UC Football - Team Breakdown
OhioPrepScene.com

Second shot
Memphis Commercial Appeal

June 12, 2004

UC's Huggins charged with DUI
Cincinnati Post

New Information on Bob Huggins' Future at UC
Cincinnati's Fox 19

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-Huggins- Won't let it happen again

-DUI is a blessing for Huggins

Coach apologizes for post-recruiting visit arrest
ESPN.com

Baseball To Battle Cal State Fullerton In Super Regional
tulanegreenwave.com

From the New Orleans Times-Picayune
-FEVER PITCH
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COMIC RELIEF

Green Wave will remember the Titans
espn.com

Titans hope to catch Wave
Orange County Register

ABC to showcase Southern Miss-Nebraska clash
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

A winning environment
Ft Worth Star Telegram

ANOTHER PLAYER WILL TRANSFER
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

June 11, 2004

Huggins apologizes to fans, players
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the New Orleans Times-Picayune
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Dickson's tireless work continuing to pay dividends
-Situation left athletes questioning their future
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Greer in the middle of tough choices

A Message From Tulane Baseball Coach Rick Jones
tulanegreenwave.com

Regional MVP Bogusevic does it all for Tulane
Baton Rouge Advocate

Bower, USM silent on unsigned contract extension
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Dean Has Surgery to Repair Sports Hernia
uoflsports.com

Dean has successful hernia surgery
Louisville Courier-Journal

Lutz Announces De'Angelo Alexander To Join Program From Oklahoma
charlotte49ers.com

Penders Finalizes Basketball Staff
uhcougars.com

MU adds 6-9 forward
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

Former Memphis Assistant Tabbed To Guide Women's Basketball Program
conferenceusa.com

Collier To Be Inducted Into Independence Bowl Hall Of Honor
southernmiss.com

USM adds basketball signees
Hattiesburg American

Tigers' Banks vies for elite team
Memphis Commercial Appeal

New BCS plan just window dressing
Fox Sports/TSN

June 10, 2004

Conference USA Baseball Notebook
conferenceusa.com

From the New Orleans Times-Picayune
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Cowen wasn't afraid to take on the big money BCS
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My Wave
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BCS will play 2 games at title site

Southern Miss signs 2 centers
Biloxi (MS) Sun-Herald

49ers' Iti inclined to stay in NBA draft
Charlotte Observer

Former Texas guard Thiel joining Frogs
Dallas Morning News

Lady Tigers set to hire former assistant
Memphis Commercial Appeal

SMU Preview
 Offense | Defense 
College Football News

Brohm doesn't plan to sign with Rockies
Louisville Courier Journal

June 9, 2004

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Tiger skipper resigns
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Favorite son begging West to adopt him

Bogusevic has Tulane back making big waves
New Orleans Times-Picayune

USF football star is object of 2 warrants
St Petersburg Times

Eagles reliever joins pals in Cardinals' nest
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Pros come calling
Hattiesburg American

Draftees Expected To Choose USF Over Pros
Tampa Tribune

UH's Routt has 200 time to beat in NCAA track
Houston Chronicle

DiRaimondo and John of Saint Louis Join U.S. Under-20 National Team
conferenceusa.com

TCU's Hyman calls honors 'group effort'
Ft Worth Star Telegram

June 8, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-East Carolina Advances to NCAA Super Regional
-Twenty C-USA Players Selected on First Day of MLB Draft

West Coast trip sounds familiar
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Eagles' duo delighted Cardinals picked both
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Warrants Issued For USF's Fisher
Tampa Tribune

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Three Tigers go in MLB draft
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Grizzlies' Miller lends hand to Tigers' camp
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Lady Tiger coach search nears end
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Burks ready to showcase skills

June 7, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Sunday's NCAA Baseball Championship Roundup
-Tulane Travels to Cal State Fullerton for NCAA Super Regional

Tulane Wins NCAA Oxford Regional With 12-3 Victory Over Washington
tulanegreenwave.com

Bogusevic's play pivotal vs. Huskies
New Orleans Times-Picayune

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
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Tulane rediscovers offense to blast into super regional
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Despite regional loss, USM sees bright future

Grand slam for Aggies foils Owls' hopes of repeat
Houston Chronicle

Tigers' star recruit begins to settle in
Memphis Commercial Appeal

 


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