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East Carolina  

Carolinas

Conference USA

Clemson, Cougs, 'Cocks Face Game 3 (06/09/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Reprint: Life goes on for ECU as coach battles ALS
WilmingtonStar.com


Cougars, 'Cocks Win; Clemson Falls (06/08/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Super Regionals: How They Match Up (06/08/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Reprint: E. Carolina baseball coach LeClair fights with passion (04/12/02)
Charlotte Observer


League Tapped for 19 Draftees (06/07/02)
Bonesville.net (C-USA)

ECU adds recruit
Greenville Daily Reflector

Life goes on for Cary Godette
Havelock News

Voice of the Pirates: HHS senior athletes honored by Booster Club
Havelock News

College Football Previews

2002 Preseason Football rankings
NationalChamps.net

The 2002 Preseason Top 25
Pigskin Post

Why is Parity Such a Problem for the Media?
Pigskin Post

“No, You Can’t Make Me Rank Marshall!” ... My Early Top 25 Explained
Pigskin Post

Ultimate College Football Schedule for 2002
College Football News

What I think about football headed into fall ... I think
cnnsi.com

Rating the Magazines: Preseason Magazine Reviews (2001)
stassen.com

Schedule Breakdown
Athlon Sports

2002-03 ESPN college football schedule
espn.com


Al Myatt: Unbowed Pirates lock into ambitious dream (06/06/02)
 Out-takes: - Thinking ahead - Looking back - LeClair - Draft - FB Notes - Accident Aftermath
Bonesville.net

Lawhorn, Bunn Recognized (06/06/02)
Bonesville.net (ECU)

Lawhorn named Co-National Freshman of the Year
Wilmington Morning Star

Pirates’ Lawhorn named Co-Freshman of the Year
Greenville Daily Reflector

Rangers name another Narron
Texasrangers.com

ECU Alumnus: Yow, Brown join ‘Magical’ Hall class
Durham Herald Sun

SU adjusts football schedules
Syracuse Post Standard


Iron Horse Of Flesh & Blood - Salute hits home for college coach
NY Daily News

Brian Bailey: Coach has scripted ECU program to reach Omaha (06/05/02)
  Out-takes: Omaha the Sequel? - New Definition for 23
Bonesville.net

MLB Charges Up Pirate Battery (06/05/02)
Bonesville.net (ECU)

Narron Named to Verizon Team (06/05/02)
Bonesville.net (ECU)

LeClair doesn't fret over destiny, fairness
Knoxville News-Sentinel

Two Pirates taken in MLB draft
Kinston Free Press

Will Garrard have to 'shoulder' the load?
jaguars.com

Preps: Rose’s Vincent recovering from successful face surgery
Greenville Daily Reflector


Bonesville's Teams Take a Beating (06/04/02)
Bonesville.net

Regionals Week Wrap-up & Headlines (06/04/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

New Stock of LeClair Jersey Arrives Monday
ecupirates.com

Junior achievement
Fayetteville Observer

Clemson Regional (Late)

Emotional Season Ends
gopirates.com

Red Hot Clemson ends ECU Season
gopirates.com

Tigers put on offensive display
Columbia (SC) The State

High five
Columbia (SC) The State

Lineup changes ignite Tigers’ blowout
Columbia (SC) The State

Tigers leave no doubt with 21-1 rout
Florence (SC) Morning News


ECU's Omaha Journey Sidetracked (06/03/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Houston Advances C-USA Banner (06/03/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

ECU Baseball Season Ends With Loss to Clemson
ecupirates.com

Clemson hammers ECU in finals, 21-1
Greenville Daily Reflector

Emotional year for Pirates ends
Greenville Daily Reflector

Former Pirate Bakich now aids Clemson’s march towards Omaha
Greenville Daily Reflector

Nightmare finish for Pirates
New Bern Sun Journal

Tigers end ECU season
Raleigh News and Observer

Clemson Wins Regional with 21-1 Decision over East Carolina
clemsontigers.com

Clemson advanced to its fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament
Anderson Independent

Tigers destroy Pirates in final
Winston Salem Journal

Clemson regional
Spartanburg Herald Journal


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Miami Bounces Back, Wins Game Two
gamecockcentral.com

USC can't seal trip to Omaha
Spartanburg Herald Journal

On the sidelines
Impatience sinks Gamecocks

Spartanburg Herald Journal

With four innings to play Saturday night, some of USC's 6,482 baseball...
Columbia (SC) The State

USC has trouble driving in runs
Columbia (SC) The State

NCAA Decision day
Columbia (SC) The State

Coaches look for edge
Columbia (SC) The State

USC can't find offense, pitching
Charlotte Observer

Clemson Holds Back Arkansas 8-7 to Force a Super Regional Game Three
clemsontigers.com

Tigers stay in the hunt
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Clemson holds off Arkansas for 8-7 win
Columbia (SC) The State

LaMura clinches Clemson win
Columbia (SC) The State

Tiger sluggers add to their credentials
Columbia (SC) The State

Henrie lifts Clemson to victory
Winston Salem Journal

NCAA Roundup
  Yellow Jackets advance to Omaha; Touchet helps Hurricanes stay alive
Winston Salem Journal

Baseball roundup- Richmond surprises Nebraska
Dallas News

Stanley Cup Finals

Heartbreaker
Raleigh News and Observer

Not this (over) time
Durham Herald Sun

Wings top 'Canes, finally Detroit takes 2-1
Winston Salem Journal

They'll talk about this one forever
Greensboro News-Record

Hurricanes' fans congregate as team continues its surprising season
New Bern Sun Journal

Nothing fills seats like winning
Fayetteville Observer

Canes give N.C., Raleigh unity
Charlotte Observer

Hockey Road, Y'all
Winston Salem Journal


Past, present make S.C. a college baseball Mecca
Columbia (SC) The State

Gamecocks Win Game One Of Super Regional
gamecockcentral.com

Gamecocks one win from College World Series
Columbia (SC) The State

Buscher breaks slump; USC tops Miami
Spartanburg Herald Journal

USC wins first game
Florence (SC) Morning News

Gamecocks a win from College World Series
Charlotte Observer

Tanner hesitant to put Taylor on mound
Columbia (SC) The State

History will define USC
Florence (SC) Morning News

They're no 'Killer B's,' but they get job done
Columbia (SC) The State

USC HIGH FIVE
Columbia (SC) The State

Arkansas Downs Clemson 9-6 in Game One of Super Regional
clemsontigers.com

Tigers off to nightmarish beginning
Columbia (SC) The State

Razorbacks capture Game 1 vs. Tigers
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Arkansas shocks Clemson
Florence (SC) Morning News

Razorbacks strike early, hang on to defeat Tigers in super regional
Winston Salem Journal

Clemson high five
Columbia (SC) The State

Clemson trio can hit the ball a long way
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Phillips not pulling for alma mater
Columbia (SC) The State

Recruiting/MLB Draft: Francouoer Appears Baseball Bound
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Ray Farmer Accepts Scouting Position With Atlanta Falcons
theacc.com

Recruiting: Smith’s Tyler talks, plays a good game
Fayetteville Observer

Top 10 sports moments in North Carolina history
Durham Herald Sun

Stanley Cup Finals

Leading By His Example
Francis has formula for Hurricanes' victory against Red Wings in Stanley Cup Finals
Winston Salem Journal

Carolina knows what it has to do
New Bern Sun Journal

From Motown to Mo’s town
Durham Herald Sun

Canes had better be careful
Durham Herald Sun

Stanley Cup visiting Port City
Wilmington Star

ESA fans carry Carolina style
Raleigh News and Observer

(Body) check regional prejudices at the door
Charlotte Observer

Hockey roots trace to Fedorov Fife-
Charlotte Observer


Super Regional Preview & Matchups (06/07/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Clemson has earned a spot among colleges' premier programs
Columbia (SC) The State

Razorbacks admit fear of powerful Tigers
Winston Salem Journal

Clemson trio can hit the ball a long way
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Greene Named Finalist for Rotary Smith Award
theacc.com

Clemson's Greene taken aback by his honors
Florence (SC) Morning News

Six Radio Stations to Carry Clemson Super Regional Games
theacc.com

Gamecocks' Peters rides baseball train coast to coast
C
harlotte Observer

Pursuit of happiness drives USC's Yaron Peters
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Closer Taylor ready to start again if called upon
Columbia (SC) The State

USC-Miami encore would be super
Columbia (SC) The State

Hurricanes a regular at College World Series
Columbia (SC) The State

Miami & USC Press Conference Quotes
gamecockcentral.com

Area listeners have hard time tuning in Gamecocks
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Pro Sports

Wings explode by 'Canes
Winston Salem Journal

Split decision
Durham Herald Sun

Bang, bang, it's even
Raleigh News and Observer

Close call costs Canes late in loss
Durham Herald Sun

Notebook- NHL happy for Canes success
Durham Herald Sun

NHL ratings improving
C
harlotte Observer

Huntley, ex-WSSU star, joins Bills' backfield
Winston Salem Journal

What you see is what you get with defense of Panthers for 2002
Winston Salem Journal


Pack's Yow makes Hall
Raleigh News & Observer

Wolfpack Football Ranked 24th In Latest Preseason Poll
theacc.com

Pack Ranked 19th in Athlon Top 25
theacc.com

Reid (UNC-CH) Named To All-America Squad
theacc.com

Clemson's new AD takes the helm
Florence (SC) Morning News

Spartanburg may become SoCon's new home
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Scandrett fired after three years at A&T
Greensboro News-Record

Recruiting- Mario Williams Update
gamecockcentral.com

Baseball

Greer Voted ACC Coach of the Year
theacc.com

Area briefs
Few tickets remain for Super Regional
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Standing Room Only Tickets Still Available
gamecockcentral.com

Five things you need to know about Miami
Columbia (SC) The State

Five things you need to know about Arkansas
Columbia (SC) The State

Eight Current Tigers Taken in Major League Draft
theacc.com

Ingold Named Freshman All-American
theacc.com

4 Gamecocks selected after 2nd day of draft
Charlotte Observer

Gonce & Taylor Selected In Draft
gamecockcentral.com

Pro Sports

No time for Canes to celebrate
Durham Herald Sun

Making a mess
Durham Herald Sun

Francis Canes' clutch player
Greensboro News-Record

Naysayers in media stunned
Durham Herald Sun

ESPN scores best ratings for Stanley Cup finals opener
Raleigh News and Observer

History on Canes’ side
Durham Herald Sun

Hockey fever peaks, but it's not likely to last here
Charlotte Observer

Prospective bidder has expansion plan
Charlotte Observer

TOO BAD- Rambis remembers good times
Winston Salem Journal

Greensboro man makes U.S. Open cut
Greensboro News-Record

RYAN'S HOPE- Tolhurst may outrun questions about his size
Winston Salem Journal


USC swaggers into Super Regional
Florence (SC) Morning News

Tigers get home field for Super Regional
Florence (SC) Morning News

Six Tigers Taken in MLB Draft
theacc.com

Four Tar Heels Selected In MLB Draft
theacc.com

Neighborgall slips in draft
Durham Herald Sun

Dave Bush (WFU) Drafted in Second Round by Toronto
theacc.com

Cleveland Takes NC State Baseball's Brian Wright In Seventh Round Of MLB Draft
theacc.com

Broadway, Kelly (Duke) Selected in Major League Baseball Draft
theacc.com

USC's Meyer, Clemson's Greene selected in first round
Columbia (SC) The State

Clemson hires Terry Don Phillips as new athletics director
Columbia (SC) The State

Clemson hires Phillips as AD
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Phillips has solid record with fund-raising
Columbia (SC) The State

Selection comes from outside Clemson 'family'
Columbia (SC) The State

Track and Field: Frye named coach of the year
Columbia (SC) The State

Area briefs
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Preps: All-staters head all-stars
Raleigh News and Observer

Davis qualifies academically
Raleigh News and Observer

Pro Sports

Hurricanes stun Red Wings
Winston Salem Journal

One to cherish
Durham Herald Sun

Hurricanes shock Hockeytown in OT
Charlotte Observer

One for the Canes
Raleigh News and Observer

8,165 Canes fans watch overtime thriller at ESA
Greensboro News-Record

Other Cup has die-hard fans, too
Raleigh News and Observer

Panthers planning to experiment with Peppers' positioning
Winston Salem Journal

NBA- Campbell coach joins Celtics’ staff
Fayetteville Observer


Baseball

This week's Baseball News Poll (06/04/02)
Bonesville.net

This week's Baseball America Poll (06/04/02)
Bonesville.net

Clemson To Host Arkansas In Super Regional Beginning Friday
theacc.com

Miami to test new-found prowess at South Carolina
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

USC's Peters honored
Columbia (SC) The State

Teams visiting Clemson, USC both surprises
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Arkansas, Miami no pushovers
Columbia (SC) The State

Colleges brace for draft's raid
Columbia (SC) The State

DEPTH CHARGE- Grueling regional exposed Deacs' soft spot
Winston Salem Journal

Columbia Regional (Late)

Peters shows off what he can do
Columbia (SC) The State

Taylor-made win for Gamecocks
Columbia (SC) The State

High five
Columbia (SC) The State

USC advances to Super Regionals
Florence (SC) Morning News

Football

Recruiting requires patience
Columbia (SC) The State

ACC Free Preview
C
ollegefootballnews.com

Wolfpack ranked in top 25
Raleigh News and Observer

Wake to offset costs of Aggie-Eagle Classic
Raleigh News and Observer

Other

Duke’s Sanders, UNC’s Scott in court on assault charges
Durham Herald Sun

Duke, UNC players face rulings on assault charges
Greensboro News-Record

Basketball recruiting- Duke offers scholarship to sophomore
Fayetteville Observer

Women's track & field - Gamecocks’ national title has local flavor
Fayetteville Observer

Preps: Area players selected for East-West all-star games
Greensboro News-Record

Pro Sports

Hardin- Gouging gives way to hockey
Greensboro News-Record

Hurricanes happy in role of underdogs
Winston Salem Journal

Hockeytown, USA
Raleigh News and Observer

Panthers' Weinke starts throwing for first time since surgery
Winston Salem Journal

Weinke easing back into Panthers' flow
Charlotte Observer

Weinke's goal- Be ready by July
Charlotte Observer


 

Winston Salem Regional

Spiders get solid relief, oust Deacs
Winston Salem Journal

Deacs fail to escape Spider web
Greensboro News-Record

Baseball Falls To Richmond, 7-5, In NCAA Regional
theacc.com

Baseball Wins First Regional Championship In Program History
richmondspiders.com

Columbia Regional

USC Beats Tar Heels, Claims Regional Championship
gamecockcentral.com

Gamecocks outlast Tar Heels for title
Winston Salem Journal

Unlikely hero stops UNC
Durham Herald Sun

Gamecocks oust UNC
Charlotte Observer

Tar Heels run out of steam
Raleigh News and Observer

Tar Heels Fall To South Carolina, 3-1, In NCAA Regional
theacc.com

North Carolina Forces Game 7 of Regional, Defeats South Carolina 8-4
theacc.com

North Carolina Wins, Forces 2nd Game
gamecockcentral.com

Columbia regional
Spartanburg Herald Journal

USC notebook
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Other

Relays, depth help USC women win 1st championship
Charlotte Observer

 ‘Stanley Cup is Detroit’s to lose’
Durham Herald Sun

Luckily for Canes, games are decided on ice, not paper
Durham Herald Sun


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Baseball Pushed to Game Three in NCAA Super Regional at Austin
Cougar Tourney Central
uhcougars.com

Texas erupts, even series with Houston, 17-2
Dallas News

Texas clobbers Houston, forces third game
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Ontiveros, Horns trample Cougars
Houston Chronicle

Bertman stresses home-field advantage
New Orleans Times Picayune

Other

Guard from Villanova plans to transfer to St. Louis U., sit out one season
stltoday.com

Bearcats have eyes on sheepskins
Enquirer.com

TCU golfer changes course
Dallas News


Sullivan, Crain Lead Baseball to 2-0 Win over Texas at NCAA Super Regional
Cougar Tourney Central
uhcougars.com

Sullivan, Houston silence Texas
Houston Chronicle

Houston righty tops UT in pitchers' duel
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Houston takes opener from Texas, 2-0
Dallas News

James Jurries Named NCBWA District VII Co-Player of the Year
tulanegreenwave.com

Baseball Signs Pickerell to Letter of Intent
ucbearcats.com

Other

Reggie Bryant Transfers to Billikens
slubillikens.com

Reilly arrives in UAB's spring of discontent
Birmingham News

Massie ponders return to Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tulane Announces Athletics Staff Changes
tulanegreenwave.com


Burglars get the jump on UH, Rice
Houston Chronicle

Baseball Opens NCAA Super Regional Play at 7 p.m. Friday
Cougar Tourney Central
uhcougars.com

Change gives UH ace big break
Dallas News

Deep Texas staff ready to pitch in against UH
Houston Chronicle

Sullivan among Smith finalists
Houston Chronicle

Ex-UT recruit faces old team
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Green Wave takes solace in having overcome adversity
gotigersgo.com

Markle Earns Freshman All-America Honors
ucbearcats.com

Two DePaul Softball Players Named Academic All-Americans
c-usasports.com

Other

Enough is Enough
Pigskin Post

UAB, Legion Field marriage extended to 2013
Birmingham News

TCU coach picks up first basketball signing
Dallas News

Kenyon Martin Becomes 8th Bearcat in NBA Finals
c-usasports.com

Betsy Becker Announces Volleyball Schedule For 2002 Season
tulanegreenwave.com

Carr And Seckin Named Assistant Volleyball Coaches
uabsports.com


Former Billiken McBride Sparks World Cup Upset of Portugal
slubillikens.com

Marquette's Lackey dies at 53
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

White Named Preseason All-American
Cards ranked No. 13 in preseason poll
uoflsports.com

49ers planning tournament
Charlotte Observer

Southern Miss Forward Seeks Extra Year
Dallas Morning News

USF Senior OK After Wreck
Tampa Tribune

Huggins lunches with Nuggets GM
Enquirer.com

McElroy needs to score at draft camp
Enquirer.com

Baseball

UH makes second super regional in three seasons
Houston Chronicle

Six C-USA Players Selected in First Six Rounds of MLB Draft
c-usasports.com

Two C-USA Baseball Players Named Academic All-Americans
c-usasports.com

Jaillet Drafted by Hometown Cardinals
slubillikens.com

Douglas Selected by Cleveland in MLB Draft
southernmiss.com

Drafted Douglas may stay at USM
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

Four Golden Eagles Named to Freshman All-American Team
southernmiss.com

TCU's Robinson Taken In Day Two of Major League Baseball Draft
gofrogs.com

Richardson Taken By Philadelphia In 34th Round of MLB Draft
tulanegreenwave.com

Jackson Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
uoflsports.com

Bulls Sign Left-Handed Standout From West Orange
Tampa Tribune

Around College Baseball
USA Today


Six C-USA Players Selected in First Six Rounds of MLB Draft
c-usasports.com

Conference USA Baseball Notebook
c-usasports.com

Pitcher John Maine Drafted in the Sixth Round of the Major League Baseball Draft
charlotte49ers.com

TCU's Olmstead Taken In Sixth Round of Major League Baseball Draft
gofrogs.com

Bourgeois, Jurries Selected In Day One Of Major League Baseball Draft
tulanegreenwave.com

Hamblen Drafted in 13th Round by Texas Rangers
ucbearcats.com

Crain, Snyder Taken in Second Round of MLB Draft
uhcougars.com

Adam Haley Selected In 13th Round of MLB Draft
uoflsports.com

Tiger Baseball Inks Four Top Recruits
gotigersgo.com

Football

The Sporting News Names Marler, White Preseason All-Americans
c-usasports.com

Football Ranked Preseason No. 26 By The Sporting News
southernmiss.com

Soccer

Men's Soccer Announces 2002 Schedule
depaulbluedemons.com

Billikens Men's Soccer 2002 Schedule Announced
slubillikens.com

USF Narrows Applicants For Soccer Coach
Tampa Tribune

Other

Steve Logan NBA Draft Scouting Report
FoxNews

Eagles await fate of forward
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

USF Athletics Receives $500,000 Gift for Academic Enrichment Center
gousfbulls.com

Close-Up With Lee Roy Selmon
Tampa Tribune

Golf: Crabtree's Blueprint Works Again
uoflsports.com

Softball: Eriksen to Join National Team Staff
gousfbulls.com


Super-Regionals Pairings & Sites (06/04/02)
Bonesville.net (AP)

Rice, UH face super challenges in super regionals
Houston Chronicle

UH's Sullivan, Tulane's Jurries Named All-Americans
c-usasports.com

USF Softball Coach Named Team USA Assistant
Tampa Tribune

TCU Golfers Guetz, Rubinson Named All-America
gofrogs.com

Basketball: Dougherty Inks Chudi Chinweze
gofrogs.com

Football: Marler Earns Preseason All-America Selection
tulanegreenwave.com


June 2 NCAA Baseball Roundup
c-usasports.com

Houston only C-USA member left standing
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

Mesa Regional

Houston: NCAA REGIONAL AT MESA CHAMPIONS!!!
uhcougars.com

Cougars get free ride, Austin date with UT
Houston Chronicle

Houston, Rice gain super regionals
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Tallahassee Regional

USF Falls to Florida State in Regional Final, 13-6
gousfbulls.com

Seminoles Advance To Super Regional With 13-6 Win Over South Florida
theacc.com

FSU Ousts USF For 25th Win In Row
Tampa Tribune

Baton Rouge Regional

Giarratano Named To NCAA Baton Rouge All-Regional Team
tulanegreenwave.com

Other

Football: Cincinnati Picked To Finish Third In C-USA By Lindy's Annual
ucbearcats.com

Basketball: DePaul coach Leitao signs first recruit
Chicago Sun Times

Basketball: Leitao names 2 assistants
Chicago Sun Times


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