Futrell at the forefront…Pirates feel Purvis, Futrell can create much-needed pressure…Reports say Wake Forest assistant basketball coach arrested following fatal altercation…Saucy exchange between Cam Newton, Kelvin Benjamin adds intrigue to Panthers exhibition…Redskins-Patriots offers a reminder of one team’s excellence and the other’s struggles
Pirate Press: East Carolina Headlines
Clear Corner Communication ecupirates.com
Futrell at the forefront Greenville Daily Reflector
Around the American Athletic Conference
2018 American Football Previews: UConn Huskies theamerican.org
Unknown leader: Tulane offensive lineman Dominique Briggs speaks for entire team New Orleans Advocate
Memphis Tigers OL Obinna Eze is starting to live up to his recruiting hype Memphis Commercial Appeal
- 7-time All-American sprinter Obi Igbokwe to transfer to UH
- Paul Wall, Lil’ Keke to perform at UH football pep rally
Regional Headlines: The Carolinas and beyond
Winston Salem Journal
- Wake Forest assistant basketball coach charged in N.Y. tourist’s death pleads not guilty in hearing
- Rovers do the dirty work — until they stand out — within Wake Forest’s defense
- Appalachian State QB Zac Thomas and the march toward confidence. He’ll get there, but it’ll take some experience.
- My Take On Wake: Deacons’ secondary has to be transformed
Raleigh News and Observer
- Reports say Wake Forest assistant basketball coach arrested following fatal altercation
- ‘Like you just have no brain after the game.’ Inside a UNC lineman’s concussion ordeal.
- With three suspended after sneaker sales, will UNC’s defensive line be strong enough?
- Raleigh father and son each hit a hole-in-one during round of golf at Pebble Beach
- NCAA changes don’t get to root of basketball’s problems, but there’s still a lot to like about them
Columbia The State
- His chance to play last year was snatched away. Now this Gamecock is back and ready
- Can Jake Bentley ‘continue to be aggressive’ and cut down on interceptions?
- This Gamecock was hyped before 2017. He aims to fix what ‘I left out there last year’
- Gamecock coaches ‘definitely see a progression’ in Dakereon Joyner
- Clemson DC Brent Venables talks early observations from practice
Virginia Tech’s tight ends eager to expand their role in the offense Norfolk Virginian Pilot