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East Carolina

Carolinas

Conference USA

Pirates Ride Wave to Victory, 51-24
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates Explode in the SuperDome
GoPirates.com

Big Easy Pillage
Raleigh News and Observer

Coach Logan Post-Game Press Conference Transcript
GoPirates.com

ECU Notebook: Townes Makes Mark as ECU Kick Returner
Greenville Daily Reflector

Gridiron Pirates Earn First Victory in Convincing Fashion
ecupirates.com

ECU's Gilliam Shines on Both Sides
Greenville Daily Reflector


NCAA Game Summary - East Carolina @ Tulane
New Orleans Times-Picayune

ECU @ Tulane: Complete Game Statistics
ecu.edu

Pirates Surf On Green Wave
Durham Herald-Sun

Syracuse Football Roundup
syracuse.com

Henry, Townes Lead Assault on Tulane
LoganZone.com

Lady Pirates Stand in Second Place After Round Two at Baytree
ecupirates.com

College Football Roundup
Yahoo! Sports

Big Play Lifts ECU in Rout
Fayetteville Observer

Pirate Volleyball Records First Win of the Season
ecupirates.com

Cross Country Has Top Runners at Elon-High Point Invitational
ecupirates.com


Pirates Gameweek: ECU @ Tulane
ecupirates.com

East Carolina @ Tulane
Raleigh News and Observer

Williamson Leads ECU's Defense
Fayetteville Observer

ECU Expects Trouble Against Green Wave
Jacksonville Daily News

Preview: East Carolina @ Tulane
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Pirates Worried About Turf
New Bern Sun Journal

Crucial Losses Keep ECU From Joining Elite Ranks
Wilmington Star

Top 10 Matchups
Charlotte Observer

College Football Previews
Fayetteville Observer

ECU Falls Short Against UMBC
ecupirates.com

Lady Pirates in First after Round One of Bay Tree Classic
ecupirates.com

Richmond County Routs Person
Raleigh News and Observer


Going Dome
GoPirates.com

East Carolina Searching for More Balanced Attack
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates Aim to End Rundown Feeling
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Fall Baseball Practice Begins at East Carolina
ecupirates.com

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Bad Start for East Carolina, Conference USA
espn.com


Review of game tape often reveals hidden stats, blown calls, other gems
Charlotte Observer

Points race is done, but ECU isn't
Charlotte Observer

Thurs. - Pirates look to exploit young Tulane defense
Kinston Free Press

Logan wants Pirates ready to play on artificial turf
Raleigh News and Observer

Nelson has fractured leg, ECU has to shuffle O-line
Greenville Daily Reflector

Diamond Pirates open fall practices today
Greenville Daily Reflector

Nelson Sideline With Knee Injury
ecupirates.com

Women`s Basketball Announces Schedule For First C-USA Season
ecupirates.com

ECU women release ’01-02 hoop schedule
Greenville Daily Reflector


Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Logan Learns Lesson about AstroTurf
Greenville Daily Reflector

Big Easy, Big "D"
GoPirates.com

ECU Aims to take Anger out on Green Wave
Kinston Free Press

Pirates' Defense Adjusts
Jacksonville Daily News

Pirates Hope to Pass their Next Test at Tulane
Raleigh News and Observer

ECU, Curry Among Flops in Early Going
Fayetteville Observer

ECU's Griffin Named CUSA Defensive Player of the Week
ecupirates.com

Rose's Shankweiler, Bullock are Sidelined by Injuries
Greenville Daily Reflector


Pirates still hurting from loss; thinking about Tulane
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirates go on to next goal: a C-USA title
Durham Herald Sun

Wave healthy but facing angry ECU
New Orleans Times-Picayune

ECU looks to bounce back from shocker
Wilmington Star

Tuesday morning quarterback
Greensboro News & Record

East Carolina’s Preston performing better under pressure
Greenville Daily Reflector

East Carolina knows what to expect against Tulane
Raleigh News and Observer

PASSING FANCY: East Carolina prepared for Tulane's aerial assault
Winston Salem Journal

Lady Pirates Down Elon for First Win of Season
ecupirates.com

ECU Football Press Conference Quotes
ecupirates.com

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Green Wave Host East Carolina Saturday
TulaneGreenWave.com

East Carolina surprised by Wake Forest in opener
Fayetteville Observer


Pirates make C-USA debut with shutout at Charlotte
Charlotte Observer

ECU soccer gets historic C-USA victory
Greenville Daily Reflector

In search of a silver lining
Go Pirates.com

PEELE COLUMN: Proud WF alum is a disappointed Pirate fan
Greenville Daily Reflector

Safety in ECU game gets clarification
Raleigh News and Observer

No real mystery why Pirates lost to Wake
New Bern Sun-Journal

Opening setback
New Bern Sun-Journal

High school teammates reunite at ECU-WF game
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU Notebook
Kinston Free Press


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Duke wonders when it will end
News and Observer

No. 4 Texas pulls away from North Carolina
CNNSI.com

Flag Waving: Mountaineers were hurt by penalties
Winston-Salem Journal

Duke rallies late, comes up just short to lose 14th straight game
Winston-Salem Journal

BOOM: Texas explodes all over struggling Carolina
Winston-Salem Journal

Deacs are clearing all hurdles cleanly
Winston-Salem Journal

Deacons are unable to overcome disastrous start in loss to Pilots
Winston-Salem Journal

College Football in the Carolinas
Bonesville.net

S. Carolina nips Georgia
Chicago Sun-Times


Wake Beats Nemesis ASU
Fayetteville Observer

Grobe Doesn't Want to Play Tough ASU
Fayetteville Observer

USC, Petty Celebrate Victory Over Georgia
The State - Columbia, SC

Tudor: Rebuilding Heels Monumental Task for Bunting
Raleigh News and Observer

Deacons Wear Down Apps
Winston-Salem Journal

Wing-T Catches Tigers Off-Guard
The State - Columbia, SC

UT Kicks Up It's Heels at North Carolina
Houston Chronicle

Deacs Show Poise Against App. State
Raleigh News and Observer

Devils Fumble Chance at Victory
Durham Herald-Sun

Terriers Expose Tigers' Defense
The State - Columbia, SC

Heels Break Down
Raleigh News and Observer

Appalachian Falls at Wake Forest, 20-10
goasu.com

Longhorns' Pressure Wilts UNC-CH
Greensboro News and Record

#21 S. Carolina 14, Georgia 9
USCSports.com

Devils Denied Again
Raleigh News and Observer

#20 Tigers Down Wofford 38-14
clemsontigers.com

Longhorns Pull Away to Trample Tar Heels
Winston-Salem Journal

Deacons Play Ugly in Win Over Appalachian State
Wilmington Star

Gamecock's Bold Play Shelves Georgia, 14-9
Lexington Herald-Leader

Where Gamecocks Roost
The State - Columbia, SC

Tar Heels Horned But Hopeful
Durham Herald-Sun

UNC-CH is Anxious For Home Game
Fayetteville Observer

Rice Edges Pesky Duke, 15-13
Houston Chronicle

DASCENZO: Missions Accomplished for Longhorns, Brown
Durham Herald-Sun

Texas Runs Down North Carolina, 44-14
Dallas Morning News


Gamecocks, Bulldogs to Battle Between the Hedges
The State - Columbia, SC

New Deacs: ASU's Moore Says He Knew They'd Be Good
Winston-Salem Journal

Wake Forest Lands Safety
Charlotte Observer

UNC-Ch Let Curry Down, Not Other Way Around
Raleigh News and Observer

How they Match Up: Duke @ Rice
Durham Herald-Sun

Brown's Heart Still in N.C.
Raleigh News and Observer

Georgia's Fast-Break Meets South Carolina's Zone Blitz
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Like Him or Hate Him, Mack Brown Wins/College Football Preview
Fayetteville Observer

Mountaineers, Deacons Expect Big Crowd Factor
Winston-Salem Journal

Smart Schedule
Raleigh News and Observer

Tigers Should See Different Schemes
Rock Hill Herald

Position Switch Would benefit Curry, UNC
Charlotte Observer

2-0 Start Entices Rice
Houston Chronicle

How they Match Up: UNC-CH @ Texas
Durham Herald-Sun

USC/Georgia Breakdown
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Clemson vs. Wofford Pregame Notes
clemsontigers.com

Return of the Mack
Durham Herald-Sun

Nothing to Lose for Duke
Durham Herald-Sun

Terriers Don't Plan to Roll over at Clemson
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Texas, North Carolina Carrying Extra Emotion
Houston Chronicle

DASCENZO: Brown by the Numbers
Durham Herald-Sun

Not Award-Winning Show from Randel-El
Durham Herald-Sun

Heels, Blue Devils Hoping to Strike it Big in Texas
Winston-Salem Journal

Brown's Summit Will Have Carolina Blue Sky
Greensboro News and Record


Grobe Agrees with the Decision not to Play Appalachian State
Winston-Salem Journal

Pack-ing a Wallop
Durham Herald-Sun

Opening Blast
Raleigh News and Observer

UT's Brown is Strictly New School
Dallas Morning News

Top Back Says He Will Enroll at WFU
Winston-Salem Journal

Red, Set, Go
Raleigh News and Observer

Majors Can't Lure Pitcher Away from Wake Forest
U-WIRE.com

Pack Rattles Randel-El, Manhandles Hoosiers
Charlotte Observer

Tudor: Amato Gets Kick out of Defense's Performance
Raleigh News and Observer

Attacking Wofford Wingbone Can be Risky
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Wolfpack's Rivers shows He's the Real Deal
Fayetteville Observer

Gamecocks on Georgia's Mind
Rock Hill Herald

HOMECOMING: Last Chance for Apps
Winston-Salem Journal

Blue Devils Trying to Address Punting Problems
Durham Herald-Sun

UNC Bracing for a Texas Blitz
Greensboro News and Record

DASCENZO: Pack in a Word - Impressive
Durham Herald-Sun

IU Gets Left at Starting Gate
Louisville Courier-Journal

Longhorns' Williams a Texas-Sized Legend
Durham Herald-Sun

Tigers Focus on Execution
Rock Hill Herald


Opening night, at last
Raleigh News and Observer

The adventure begins for Pack
Durham Herald Sun

HOW THEY MATCH UP: INDIANA AT N.C. STATE
Durham Herald Sun

Caulton Tudor: Defense's efforts key for Amato
Raleigh News and Observer

Wolfpack has eyes for UI's Randle El
Charlotte Observer

Indiana out to settle score against NC State
Fayetteville Observer

Amato hoping for fast starts at N.C. State 
Yahoo Sports-AP

Tonight, IU's Randle El will pass reins to Jones
Louisville Courier-Journal

UT's Brown is strictly new school
Dallas Morning News

Heels banged up preparing for UT
Raleigh News and Observer

Just like hoops: Peppers may play on offense and defense
Durham Herald Sun

Plenty in common (DUKE)
Durham Herald Sun

Gamecocks will try again
Raleigh News and Observer

Touted running back commits to Gamecocks
Charlotte Observer

McGruder's emergence no surprise to Deacons
Winston-Salem Journal


NCAA Denies Hall Again
Raleigh News and Observer

"The Call" Haunts Hoosiers
Durham Herald-Sun

Rivers not Secret Weapon for North Carolina State Now
Louisville Courier-Journal

Holtz Still Concerned as USC Prepares for Bulldogs
Rock Hill Herald

Tar Heels, Former Coach Schedule Reunion in Texas
Fayetteville Observer

Recruit Says Watson Might Leave
The State - Columbia, SC

Deacs Turn Focus to Mountaineers/College Football Update
Raleigh News and Observer

Loose Lips
Winston-Salem Journal

Kicking Game Flaws Bother Blue Devils
Raleigh News and Observer

Pack DB Rarin' to Go
Raleigh News and Observer

Not Lost in Deacs' Jubilation: Problems with Kicking
Winston-Salem Journal

Football Tackles Appalachian State in Home Opener Saturday
wakeforestsports.com

Tigers to Speed up No-Huddle
The State - Columbia, SC

Texas Trip Rotten Timing for UNC
Durham Herald-Sun

Dantzler Seeks Big Game Against Wofford
clemsontigers.com

Gamecocks have Respect from BullDogs
The State - Columbia, SC

Heels Trying to Believe
Raleigh News and Observer

Youthful Wolfpack Kickoff Thursday
Jacksonville Daily News

DASCENZO: Back on their Heels
Durham Herald-Sun


AP Poll
Charlotte Observer

Hoosiers shake up defense
Raleigh News and Observer

Wolfpack’s defense prepares for Indiana’s Randle El
Fayetteville Observer

Basketball recruiting: UNC loses big man to Notre Dame
Fayetteville Observer

Franks encouraged by Blue Devils' improved defense
Winston Salem Journal

Clemson's Smith returns to lineup
The State - Columbia, SC

Crosby to start at Clemson’s ‘X’ receiver
The State - Columbia, SC

Holtz stands by Jenkins
The State - Columbia, SC

Linebacker Harney doubtful with injury
The State - Columbia, SC


Caulton Tudor: Pirates, Heels appear ready to lose footing
Raleigh News and Observer

USA TODAY/ESPN Top 25 Coaches' Poll
USA Today

Amato is concerned that Wolfpack isn't ready
Winston Salem Journal

Home improvement
Greensboro News and Record

IU's focus on opener this time
Louisville Courier-Journal

This much is settled: UNC unsettled at QB
Charlotte Observer

Heels must find way to run
Raleigh News and Observer

Wake Forest is enjoying its time in football spotlight
Winston Salem Journal

Forward thinking helps Deacons
Greensboro News and Record

Grobe revives the ghost of 'Peahead' as Deacs make Pirates walk the plank
Winston Salem Journal

HOT AND COLD: Mountaineers want more consistency
Winston Salem Journal


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Wave Suffers Third Straight Lopsided Loss
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Opponent Has Big Easy Beginning
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Cards Grind One Out
Louisville Courier-Journal

Plate is Empty; Cupboard is Bare
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Tulane is Mystified By Misfiring Offense
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Green Wave Drops Home Opener, 51-24
tulanegreenwave.com

Homemade Cupcakes Easier to Swallow
Louisville Courier-Journal

Steel Shield Melts Under Seminole Heat
Birmingham News

UC 24, Army 21
Cincinnati Enquirer

Pitt Suffers Most Stunning Loss in 111 Years
espn.com

CUSA Roundup
c-usasports.com

TCU Keeps Upper Hand
Dallas Morning News

BearCats Come From Behind to Beat Army
ucbearcats.com

BEST of UAB/FSU
Birmingham News

WORST of UAB/FSU
Birmingham News

BULL-IEVE IT!
Tampa Tribune

Western Meets Goals despite Louisville Loss
Asheville Citizen-Times

Blazers Downed By #6 Florida State, 29-7
uabsports.com

Cincinnati Squeaks Past Army, 24-21
goARMYsports.com

UAB/FSU Notebook
Birmingham News

Tigers Romp Past Chattanooga
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Rix Sticks the Landing, Seminoles Belt Blazers
Winston-Salem Journal

Welch's Military Style Just What Bower Likes
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

NCAA Top 25 Summary - UAB @ FSU
Birmingham News

For Now, U of M's Plan Clear
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TCU Deflates SMU With 5-TD Outburst
Houston Chronicle

Catamounts Fall to Louisville,   31-7
catamountsports.com

Eagles Wrap-Up Off-Week Work
southernmiss.com

SMU Embarrassed in More Ways Than One
Dallas Morning News


Pass Blocking is a Key For Wave
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Plenty to laugh About in Football - But UAB/Florida State is No Joke
Birmingham Post-Herald

Unbeaten Cards Look for More Improvement
Lexington Herald-Leader

Cardinals Will Focus on Execution
Louisville Courier-Journal

UC Must Stay On Run Against Army
Cincinnati Enquirer

WCU Football Set to Face Louisville
catamountsports.com

Matchup: Florida State vs. UAB
Tallahassee Democrat

Mustangs Motivated by Season-ending Loss to TCU
Dallas Morning News

UAB too Good to be Pushover
Jacksonville (Fla.) Times-Union

In Search of the Perfect Win
cnnsi.com

UAB @ FSU
Birmingham News

Tigers Meeting Mocs by Default
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Louisville GameDay
UofLSports.com

Brown: Aaron Will Bounce Back
Birmingham News

USF Must Get More Offense Against Pitt
Tampa Tribune

Preview: UAB @ FSU
Birmingham News

Tigers' Run-and-? Should Prevail
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Huggins, Goin Hold Little's Fate
Cincinnati Enquirer

CUSA Previews
Memphis Commercial Appeal


Tulane Coaches Giving Team Special New Look
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Smith has Seen Enough Flag Football
Louisville Courier-Journal

Bower Suspends LB Scott for Next Three Games
Hattiesburg American

In the Trenches
Birmingham News

Preview: UAB @ FSU
cnnsi.com

USF Duo Awaits Pitt WR Bryant
Tampa Tribune

Rivalry Rant: TCU vs. SMU
FOXSports.com

BearCats Hope to Rebound
Cincinnati Post

BearCats Open CUSA Play at Army
ucbearcats.com

Brown Likes UAB's Effort
Birmingham News

Newcomers Playing a Major Role for Tigers this Season
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Around Conference USA
USAToday.com

Is Navy Back in CUSA Picture?
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Rivalries Fired by More than Cookware
Dallas Morning News

Unlikely Kicking Guru Kick-Starts Punters
SportServer.com

2,000 UAB Fans expected at FSU
Birmingham News

College Football Notebook
Louisville Courier-Journal

Weather Continues to Play Havoc
Tampa Tribune


C-USA Extends Slive's Contract
c-usasports.com

East Carolina at Tulane Preview
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Boger earns start on Tulane defense
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Ragone takes charge for Louisville
New Orleans Times-Picayune

A cardinal sin? Computers won't like U of L's I-AA foe
Louisville Courier-Journal

A weak spot? Blazers are vulnerable to mid-range pass attack 
Birmingham Post-Herald

Tiger notebook
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Sanders has dual role as Tiger RB
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Geoff Calkins: Unlikely guru kick-starts troubled U of M punting
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Quiet Davis takes charge at USM
Biloxi Sun-Herald


Green Wave Keeps Focus on Future
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Coach Scelfo's Audio Update - ECU Preview
tulanegreenwave.com

Back to Basics for Eagles
Hattiesburg American

LT is Missed, but TCU Wins with Defense
Dallas Morning News

Open Date Unwelcome pause for UH
Houston Chronicle

CUSA Weekly Notebook
cusasports.com

Rain Continues to Cause Problems
southernmiss.com

West Deals with Short Week/Tiger Notebook
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Down year at FSU? Forget that Says Brown
Birmingham News

UH to Fill AD Job ASAP
Houston Chronicle

West Not Making Excuses
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Bower Hoping Yates' Injury isn't Serious
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Blazers Trapped by Weather
Birmingham Post-Herald

As Usual, Memphis makes it Scary; As Usual, Bulldogs come Through
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Tigers' Center Lost Weight, Gained Experience in China
Memphis Commercial Appeal

CB Brown Will Start vs. Pitt (USF)
Tampa Tribune


Tigers Drop Season Opener, 30-10 To Mississippi State
GoTigersGo.com

All too familiar
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tigers' offense needs more work
Memphis Commercial Appeal

For Miller, leadership was just a pass away
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TIGERS-BULLDOGS POSTGAME
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Geoff Calkins: Not quite unleashed
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UH's Gladchuk to take Navy job
Houston Chronicle

Lopez: Gladchuk's grade just above C level
Houston Chronicle

UH/C-USA Notebook: UH continues with upgrades of Robertson
Houston Chronicle

Bower praises Eagles, wants more intensity
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Do Blazers have a chance to knock off Seminoles?
Birmingham Post-Herald

Minter looks past snafu for positives
Cincinnati Enquirer

Cards' Stallings being slowed by knee problem
Louisville Courier-Journal

Army Opens Season Against Visiting Cincinnati
goARMYsports.com


Bulldogs to wrestle Tigers for spotlight tonight
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Tigers' new era is finally here
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tiger Football Game Day Central
GoTigersGo.com

Mistakes doom UC
Cincinnati Post

Guidugli still awaiting college debut
Cincinnati Post

Bearcats deserve fans' second chance
Cincinnati Post

Purdue 19, UC 14
Cincinnati Enquirer

DAUGHERTY: UC won battle, lost composure
Cincinnati Enquirer

Bearcats hope fans return
Cincinnati Enquirer

New look Purdue holds off Cincinnati, 19-14
Yahoo Sports (AP)

DeShazier: Wave is making progress
New Orleans Times-Picayune

DeShazier: Wave is making progress
New Orleans Times-Picayune

The Daily Ticket THE FANS' guide to THE DAY IN sports
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

Rice playbook turns into bad read for UH
Houston Chronicle

C-USA Weekend Football News and Notes
Yahoo Sports (AP)


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