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Conference USA

Key Penalties Matter as Pirates Fall Short at UNC
Bonesville.net

ECU v. UNC -Box Score & Stats
Bonesville.net

Heels outstrip Pirates
News and Observer

Caulton Tudor: Fate against ECU win
News and Observer

East Carolina Mistakes Spell Defeat
New Bern Sun Journal

Rivalry Renewed
Greenville Daily Reflector

East Carolina’s victory bid whiped out by mistakes
Greenville Daily Reflector

Connors’ speech lights fire under Tar Heels
Greenville Daily Reflector

Sensationally surreal win for Heels
Durham Herald-Sun

Strange, wacky and frustrating for Pirates
Durham Herald-Sun

Pirates squander chances, fall to Tar Heels 24-21
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

North Carolina gets offensive
Fayetteville Observer

Brett Friedlander: East Carolina gets repect, but not win
Fayetteville Observer

UNC Wraps Up ECU
Fayetteville Observer

DuPREE: UNC-ECU quality entertainment
Durham Herald-Sun

Dascenzo: Quite a scintillating swipe
Durham Herald-Sun


Ron Cherubini's Pirate Time Machine
Bonesville.net

Denny O'Brien: Gameday Capsule - ECU v. UNC
Bonesville.net

ECU Baseball Announces 2002 Schedule
ecupirates.com

Believe the hype
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU preps for two-headed QB attack
Greenville Daily Reflector

Leonard Henry- One of nation’s best running backs
Greenville Daily Reflector

Just another game- Not to ECU backers
Greensboro News Record

Former ECU strength coach Connors on `enemy' sideline
Charlotte Observer

Absence makes rivalry stronger
Raleigh News and Observer

Tar Heels, Pirates get a chance to rekindle old rivalry
Winston-Salem Journal

ECU, UNC renew rivalry
Fayetteville Observer

Pirates, Heels set to lock it up
New Bern Sun Journal

UNC must stop ECU
Jacksonville Daily News

Diamond Pirates set 2002 slate
Greenville Daily Reflector

Volleyball Loses to Marquette
ecupirates.com

Yahoo! Audio Links to Today's C-USA & CAROLINAS GAMES
Bonesville.net

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com



Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - Logan Wants Garrard to Assume No Extra Burden
Bonesville.net

East Carolina Receivers Making Impact
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU/UNC Offers Promise of Increased Verbal Sparring
Charlotte Observer

Mercier Following in Butler's Footsteps to ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates Downplay Importance of Game
Kinston Free Press

Steve Logan Press Conference Quotes
Bonesville.net

Logan Says ECU Must Run
GoPirates.com

The Golden Ticket: Believe the Hype
Greenville Daily Reflector

The ECU/UNC Series
Durham Herald Sun

Painful Parting Shot for Pirates
Durham Herald Sun

ECU Runner Henry Quiet but Quick
Greensboro News and Record

One Weird Wednesday
Durham Herald Sun

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Women's Soccer Blitzes Campbell, 6-0
ecupirates.com

Pirate Club Announces Pregame Plans for UNC-CH
ecupirates.com


Al Myatt:"Born on the Road", ECU Strikes Out for Chapel Hill
Bonesville.net

Pirates travel to triangle
The East Carolinian

Pirate Club Announces Pregame Plans for UNC
The East Carolinian

Pirates run strong
The East Carolinian

Standout goalie provides production and leadership
The East Carolinian

Swimmers dive into season
The East Carolinian

ECU must keep its cool in Chapel Hill
ESPN.com

Heels, Pirates after 20 years
New Bern Sun Journal

Notebook- Triple Threat
GoHeels.com

Going long - Williams sharing duties as longsnapper
Kinston Free Press

ECU Notebook
Kinston Free Press

Former Clinton running back to cross paths in Chapel Hill
Fayetteville Observer

Griffin a Tar Heel turned purple
Durham Herald Sun

Peppers tough task for Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

UNC-ECU game on pay-per-view
Durham Herald Sun

East Carolina-North Carolina game will not be televised
Fayetteville Observer

Webster's ECU ties a 'non-event'
Raleigh News and Observer

Familiar faces not an issue
Kinston Free Press

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Men`s Soccer Unable To Overcome Early Two Goal Deficit
ecupirates.com


Denny O'Brien: Recalling 2000 Meltdown v. VPI, Coach Constrains Pirates' Emotions
Bonesville.net

UNC-Ch/ECU: Expect the Unexpected
Durham Herald Sun

ECU/UNC-Ch Game Looks Different Now
GoPirates.com

Heels, ECU Tangle for First Time in 20 Years
Jacksonville Daily News

ECU Won't Admit it, But This One is Big
The Virginian-Pilot

Long Wait Almost Over for East Carolina Fans
Fayetteville Observer

DASCENZO: ECU/UNC-Ch All About Timing
Durham Herald Sun

Tar Heel Staff Reads Like Who's Who of Ex-ECU Aides
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU in Middle of Road Swing
New Bern Sun Journal

ECU's Morris Breaks Foot
Jacksonville Daily News

ECU Heads to Chapel Hill to Face Red-Hot Heels
Kinston Free Press

ECU's Road Warrior
goheels.com

Ex-MU Player Dies After Bout with Leukemia
musports.com

Pirate Club Announces Pregame Plans for UNC-Ch
ecupirates.com

Nunes Earns Honors and Bench
syracuse.com


Brian Bailey: Confession- I Hated UNC when I Was Growing Up
Bonesville.net

ECU heads to Chapel Hill to face red hot Tar Heels
Kinston Free Press

Renewing the rivarly
Raleigh News and Observer

Notebook- 'Crump' Reflects
goheels.com

ECU set to challenge UNC
Durham Herald Sun

Plenty of former Pirates on UNC staff
Durham Herald Sun

ECU coach to players- Keep UNC game in perspective
Charlotte Observer

NO REGRETS- Griffin glad he chose Pirates over Heels
Winston-Salem Journal

Experienced Walker set for Peppers
Greensboro News-Record

ECU offensive line returns to the drawing board
Raleigh News and Observer

Pirate Notebook- C-USA games vital to ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

Moore makes the grade, joins Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates Gameweek
ecupirates.com

Syracuse-ECU game Photos
syracuse.com


Al Myatt: Regarding That Failed Onside Kick.....
Bonesville.net

Denny O'Brien: ECU /UNC-Ch A Study in Stark Contrasts
Bonesville.net

Women's Soccer Downs Golden Eagles for 2-1 Win
ecupirates.com

Bonesville Essentials
Bonesville.net

East Carolina Achieves Part of It's Goal in Syracuse Loss
Greenville Daily Reflector

Game Review: ECU/SU
syracuse.com

Pirate Volleyballers Lose to Southern Miss in Three
ecupirates.com

Men's Soccer Falls to Memphis ecupirates.com

Career Days for Wideouts
syracuse.com


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Pack hits it big to finally get a win at Groves Stadium
News and Observer

N.C. State 17, Wake Forest 14
News and Observer

Tech too tough
News and Observer

Jackets break away from Devils in second half
Durham Herald-Sun

Pack grounds out victory
Durham Herald-Sun

State edges Wake
Fayetteville Observer

South Carolina 42, Kentucky 6
Cincinnati Enquirer

Cats take 'step backwards'
Louisville Courier-Journal


Top 10 Matchups
Charlotte Observer

College football predictions
Fayetteville Observer

Tenacious tilt set for Kenan
Durham Herald Sun

HOW THEY MATCH UP- ECU AT UNC
Durham Herald Sun

PREVIEW: East Carolina v. North Carolina
Raleigh News and Observer

Progress in all phases has sparked UNC
Charlotte Observer

Tar Healed
Gastonia Gazette

TarHeelBlue Game Week- East Carolina
tarheelblue.com

Purple Profiling, Please!
goheels.com

Notebook- The Defense Rests
goheels.com

Gameday Central
goheels.com

UNC Depth Chart for ECU Game
goheels.com

College football previews
Fayetteville Observer

Around the Nation
Charlotte Observer

Wake's Grobe likes challenge of building football programs
Raleigh News and Observer

Georgia Tech (3-1, 2-0) at Duke (0-4, 0-2)
Raleigh News and Observer

HOW THEY MATCH UP- N.C. State at Wake Forest
Durham Herald Sun

Wolfpack looking to cut its losses
Durham Herald Sun

Devils stay positive, wait for their day
Durham Herald Sun

Highly regarded RB picks Duke
Charlotte Observer

Ned Barnett- Dooley Era returns to UNC
Raleigh News and Observer

Mountaineers face critical test today
Winston-Salem Journal

USC QB Petty has been picture of efficiency
Columbia (SC) The State

Three keys to victory (USC)
Columbia (SC) The State


UNC/ECU: A Recruiting Battle
goheels.com

Heels Still Waiting for Offense to Click
Raleigh News and Observer

John Bunting Press Conference Quotes
Bonesville.net

Bars Expect Plenty of Football Fans for UNC-ECU Game
Fayetteville Observer

State Aims for First ACC Win at Wake
Technician (NCSU)

Extra Points Thursday
tarheelblue.com

ACC Notebook: Dooley to be Honored at UNC/ECU Game
Winston-Salem Journal

Pack's 'Thunder Dan' Doesn't Always Get Due
Raleigh News and Observer

USC Prepares to go 5-0
The Daily Gamecock

OBJECTION: Kargbo-Okorogie Defends Defense
Winston-Salem Journal

Duke AD Foster Took Chance on Coach with Unusual Name
Charlotte Observer

Gamecock Notebook
Greenville (SC) News

Duke Addressing Scoring Woes
Durham Herald Sun

Thursday Gamecock Practice Report
USCSports.com

Deacons Ready to Run
Technician (NCSU)

Mike Krzyzewski: Growth of a Hall Of Famer
Raleigh News and Observer

Trafford Catches USC Fans' Attention
Greenville (SC) News

Franks Looks for Ways to Get Duke Breaks
Winston-Salem Journal

Wolfpack in a Numbers Game
Durham Herald Sun

USC Notebook
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Coach K Prepares for Induction
Durham Herald Sun

Making it Look Easy
Technician (NCSU)


Taking (NCS) Rivalry Past Levels of Basic Decency
Daily Tar Heel

Only 1,000 Tickets Left to Be Distributed
Daily Tar Heel

This week's UNC-ECU game could sway recruiting
Chapel Hill News

ECU helps boost UNC's ticket base
Charlotte Observer

UNC's two-headed monster 2-0 in ACC
Asheville Citizen-Times

Dooley to be honored at UNC-ECU game
Winston-Salem Journal

ACC team will play in Tangerine Bowl
Winston-Salem Journal

Tangerine Bowl returns to Orlando
Raleigh News and Observer

Flare passes part of running game
Raleigh News and Observer

Bunting Press Conference Quotes
tarheelblue.com

TarHeelBlue Gameweek: East Carolina
tarheelblue.com

UNC-ECU Football Game Notes
tarheelblue.com

Students Getting Ready For East Carolina Game
tarheelblue.com

Ron Higgins- USC aide has head coach look
Memphis Commercial Appeal

USC's Trafford has learned a new culture
Columbia (SC) The State

Timing's everything- Bowden expert now
Columbia (SC) The State

Franks looks for ways to get Duke a break
Winston-Salem Journal

Solid RB prospect commits to Duke
Durham Herald Sun


Tudor: Rivalry Revisited
Raleigh News and Observer

Bunting, Heels Brace for Purple Invasion as Pirates Seek Payback
Winston-Salem Journal

Coaches Mum on ECU Ties
Raleigh News and Observer

Score-bored
Technician (NCSU)

Dantzler Named National Player of the Week
clemsontigers.com

QB Remains Issue for UNC-Ch
Fayetteville Observer

Tenuta, Heels Step Up 'D'
goheels.com

Pack Dislikes Groves
Greensboro News and Record

Durant, Bailey Mum About Audible
Jacksonville Daily News

Holtz Worries About Gamecocks' Lack of Laughter
Greenville (SC) News

Tigers Still Have ACC Title in Mind
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Greatest Games of 'Lou Holtz Era'
The Daily Gamecock

Deacons' Offense, Defense Working on Same Page
Winston-Salem Journal

Is Shav Really Worth the Hype?
Durham Herald Sun

Errors on Defense Hurt Deacons
Greensboro News and Record

Gamecocks Gear Up to Play 1-3 Kentucky
Charlotte Observer

Tigers Learn About High Cost of Turnovers
Greenville (SC) News

It's Tough Not to Love Holtz, His Gamecocks
Lexington Herald-Leader

Deacons Offense Needs Big Plays
Jacksonville Daily News

Holtz to Fans: Stay Away From Goalposts
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Gridiron Deacs Return to Groves Stadium to Host NC State
wakeforestsports.com

Gamecocks #1 According to AJC Computer Poll
Rock Hill Herald

Duke Gridiron Building to be Named Yoh Football Center
goduke.com


Get the rabbit ears out
Raleigh News and Observer

RamFanatic, A Pirate 
Ramfanatic.com

Woody- UNC Schedule Rates No. 1
tarheelblue.com

Heels' Durant honored
Raleigh News and Observer

Bunting Ironing Wrinkles
GoHeels.com

ACC misses elite list; first time since 1994
Greensboro News and Record

State seeks end to woes at Wake
Raleigh News and Observer

Amato will stress fundamentals this week
Raleigh News and Observer

Wake Forest- Gridiron Deacs Return to Groves Stadium to Host NC State
Excite Sports

Franks files complaint on officials in UVa loss
Raleigh News and Observer

A Devil of a schedule
Durham Herald Sun

Randolph decides on Duke
Raleigh News and Observer

Wolfpack still dwelling on home loss to Tar Heels
Winston-Salem Journal

Gamecocks are now Wildcats' polar opposite
Louisville Courier-Journal

Holtz admonishes fans
Louisville Courier-Journal

Tigers hope to build on big road win
Columbia (SC) The State

Relocation hangs over (NBA) Hornets
Raleigh News and Observer


Coach K - Portrait of A Hall of Famer
Durham Herald Sun

#1 ranking in Computer Poll Has Holtz in Disbelief
Greenville (SC) News

UNC-Ch Reaping Fruits of Early-Season Labors
Raleigh News and Observer

NC State Monday Morning QB
Durham Herald Sun

The Tides Have Turned
DailyGamecock.com

Deacons Didn't Measure Up
Winston-Salem Journal

Pack Having Problems Cranking Up Offense
Raleigh News and Observer

Petty Gets Emotional Leading Gamecocks
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Bragging Rights Go to UNC-Ch
Technician (NCSU)

UNC-Ch Monday Morning QB
Durham Herald Sun

Bowden Says Tigers Got 'Significant' Win at Georgia Tech
Greenville (SC) News

NC State Gets Center from Burlington
Durham Herald Sun

Gamecocks Earn First Win Over Alabama
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Tar Heels' Schedule Foretells Big Finish
Greensboro News and Record

Duke Monday Morning QB
Durham Herald Sun


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U of M's Poise is Showing
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Oct. 6 Roundup
c-usasports.com

Memphis Downs Southern Miss
southernmiss.com

Army Disposes of Houston
goARMYsports.com

Eagles' Offense in Tailspin
Biloxi Sun Herald

Moore Breaks Tulane Rushing Record
tulanegreenwave.com

No Time to Panic, but UAB Needs to Catch Fire Soon
Birmingham News

Memphis 22, USM 17
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Utes: Bulls Play Dirty
Tampa Tribune

CUSA Coaches' Teleconference
c-usasports.com

Tulane Notes
New Orleans Times-Picayune

UAB Offensive Struggles Continue in Loss to UCF
Birmingham News

Balanced BearCats Beat Tulane 46-33
ucbearcats.com

Football Falls to Central Florida
uabsports.com

Tiger Defense Rises to Halt USM
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Wave Can't Grasp Tackling Woes
New Orleans Times-Picayune

AP/USA Today-ESPN College Football Polls
Houston Chronicle

Football Falls to Army, 28-14
uhcougars.com

UAB/UCF Notebook
Birmingham News

U of L Notebook
Lexington Herald-Leader

USF Overmatched in Loss to Utah
Tampa Tribune


Blazers Look to Pass Test
Birmingham Post-Herald

UC 46, Tulane 33
Cincinnati Enquirer

Army 28, Houston 14
Houston Chronicle

Tulane's defense fails again in 46-33 loss to Cincinnati
New Orleans Times Picayune

Memphis gets win on USM mistakes
Jackson Clarion-Ledger


Bearcats' offense seeks spark
New Orleans Times-Picayune

UC returns to Nippert, action
Cincinnati Enquirer

Wave gets it straight from Marler
New Orleans Times-Picayune

UH, Army fight over first win
Houston Chronicle

USM vs. Memphis
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

USM defense tough, especially on U of M
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Golden Eagles trying to keep record spotless
Hattiesburg American

Saturday's CUSA Previews
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Blazers look to pass test
Birmingham Post Herald

Cards' 'D' earns an A-plus
Louisville Courier-Journal


Rams Run into Cardinal-Red Brick Wall
Louisville Courier-Journal

Frustrated Cards Say Their Miscues Made Game Much too Close
Louisville Courier-Journal

Eagles Headed to Memphis
southernmiss.com

Louisville 7, Colorado State 2 (Complete Wrap-up)
Lexington Herald-Leader

Blazers Aim to Cut Mistakes
Birmingham News

Army Announces Security Measures for Rest of Football Season
goARMYsports.com

BearCats' Offense Seeks Spark
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Eagles Seek to Extend 7-Game Win Streak v. Tigers
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Loud and Clear/TOTAL BLAZERS
Birmingham Post Herald

Cardinals Hang on to Defeat
Colorado State

uoflsports.com

Tulane GameDay Central
tulanegreenwave.com

Brown's Start Has U of M Cheerful
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Ex-Coach Corso Sees Bright Future for U of L
Louisville Courier-Journal

Football Prepares for Trip to West Point
uhcougars.com

UCF Sees Victory Over UAB as a Possible Step Into CUSA
Birmingham News

USF Game Notes
Tampa Tribune

Put This Victory in Smeland's Scrapbook
Louisville Courier-Journal

UAB @ UCF: Preview
Birmingham News

Midnight Madness Week Away for U of L
Louisville Courier-Journal


Rams relying on tag-team ground game vs. Louisville
The Coloradoan

Louisville Football Game Day Central!
UofLsports.com

Cards aim to do some battering against Rams
Louisville Courier-Journal

Give Corso some credit for Cards' success
Louisville Courier-Journal

Cards put pride on the line tonight
Lexington Herald-Leader

Liberty Bowl dedicated to Sept. 11 attack victims
Memphis Commercial Appeal

CUSA talks expansion at meeting
St. Petersburg Times

C-USA Notebook
sportsline.com

USM defense continues to stand tall
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Gary Parrish- League seeks breakthrough win on TV
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Recruits commit to Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Up-and-coming UAB visits Central Florida
Yahoo Sports (U-Wire)

Wave finally gets defensive
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Cincinnati's Ruffin starts slowly
New Orleans Times-Picayune

It would be good to see JSU-USM II
Biloxi Sun-Herald

USM enjoys 'Black and Blue'
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Small guy livin' large
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Eye on the prize (UAB)
Birmingham Post Herald

Army players have more than football on their minds
Houston Chronicle

TCU's Bid to Improve on Target
Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Tiger Defense Vows to Regroup for Southern Miss
Memphis Commercial Appeal

This Week in CUSA
cnnsi.com

Record Aside, Dimel Sees Some Progress
Houston Chronicle

Cards' Harris Glad First Catch is Behind Him
Louisville Courier-Journal

BearCat Football Resumes CUSA Play Against Tulane
ucbearcats.com

Lubick and Smith Have Traveled the Same Road
Louisville Courier-Journal

UCF Has UAB's Attention
Birmingham News

Winning Boosts Tulane's Confidence
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Florida Transfer Hicks Eligible at Receiver
Tampa Tribune

Hall Starts Over with UC
Cincinnati Enquirer

Defense Rock-Solid for Eagles
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Knights Follow a Tough 1-A Road
Birmingham Post Herald

CUSA News
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Preparation for Memphis Continues
southernmiss.com

Army Returns Home, Looking for First Win
goARMYsports.com

Cougar Football returns to Practice Field
uhcougars.com

B. J. Grove Leaves BearCat Cagers
ucbearcats.com

Blazer Guards are Hurting
Birmingham News

Eagles' Buckhalter Stepping Up to Plate
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Blazers Will Focus on Punt Returns This Week
Birmingham News


UAB Football Notes For The UCF Game
Excite Sports

Army Returns Home, Looking For First Win
Excite Sports

First start a success for UH safety
Houston Chronicle

Fans line up to salute USM Team of Century
Hattiesburg American

Defense rock-solid for Eagles
Biloxi Sun Herald

Cards look to reverse futility on national TV
Louisville Courier-Journal

Cards lose two starters for Colorado State game
Lexington Herald-Leader

Rusty UC back to conference play
Cincinnati Enquirer

Tulane Prepares For Cincinnati
Excite Sports

Tigers-Golden Eagles Notebook
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TCU put Cougars away late
Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Less-Than Special Teams Sink Blazers
Birmingham News

Inside Conference USA
SportingNews.com

U of M Needing Big Play Threat
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TCU's Bid to Improve on Target
Fort Worth Star-Telegram

USF Game Recap
Tampa Tribune

AP Top 25
SportServer.com

USA Today/ESPN Top 25
SportServer.com

CUSA Saturday Football Roundup
c-usasports.com

Wave - Jags Hope to Continue Beneficial Rivalry
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Runnin' Cards Win 'Goofy' One Against Memphis
Lexington Herald-Leader

Moore Makes Case for Return
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Eagles Savor Hard-Fought Win
Biloxi Sun Herald

TCU Successful in CUSA Debut
Dallas Morning News

BIG EASY NOTES
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Army Sprint Football Blanks Marist in Season Opener
goARMYsports.com


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