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East Carolina Carolinas Conference USA

April 4, 2004

Keith LeClair: From The Dugout - 04.04
National League Preview
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 13, Charlotte 5 - 04.04
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 04.04
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
-Offense Pounds Out 21 Hits as No. 18 ECU Rallies to Down Charlotte, 13-5
-Leveque Finishes Fourth At Bradford Creek Intercollegiate
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Softball Drops Doubleheader To Louisville

Pirates blast 21 hits in win
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates continuously circle bases in drubbing of Charlotte
Washington Daily News

#18 East Carolina Defeats Baseball In Game Two of the Series
charlotte49ers.com

April 3, 2004

Bonesville Baseball: East Carolina 8, Charlotte 0 - 04.03
Bonesville.net

Bunn Strikes Out Eight as No. 18 ECU Blanks Charlotte, 8-0
ecupirates.com

#18 East Carolina Tops Baseball In Series Opener
charlotte49ers.com

No. 18 ECU shuts out Charlotte
Charlotte Observer

Twin brothers both homer in 8-0 triumph
Washington Daily News

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 04.03
Bonesville.net

Field of 64: Basketball vs. Class - 04.03
Bonesville.net

Hoops world roots for Sutton - 04.03
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Gridiron Pirates Honored At Annual Postseason Banquet
-Pirates Slip To Fifth After Second Round At Bradford Creek Intercollegiate
-Former Pirates Ready for Opening Day In NFL Europe

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Ballard plans to meet with AD candidates soon
-Bunn stifles 49ers

April 2, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 04.02
ECU, high schools close in on broad alliance
Bonesville.net

Stage set for ECU-Charlotte home run derby - 04.02
Bonesville.net

No. 18 Pirate Baseball Travels to Western Part of State for Charlotte
ecupirates.com

Baseball Hosts #18 East Carolina In C-USA Series This Weekend
charlotte49ers.com

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 04.02
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Miller Lite Sports Bar with Jon Ellerbe - 04.02
Guest Allen Thomas, Jack Brubaker & Tony Catuzis
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
-Pirates Conclude Spring Drills With Scrimmage
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Field Set For 2004 Bradford Creek Intercollegiate

Gold team picks up 70-54 victory over Purple squad
Washington Daily News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pinkney talks the talkStarting QB helps offense taste victory in scrimmage
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ECU hosting golf event at Bradford Creek
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ECU med school jumps in U.S. News, World Report ranking

April 1, 2004

Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 04.01
Back to the future on offense... and more
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 04.01
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Sportsline with Patrick Johnson - 04.01
Segment featuring Bonesville.net's Denny O'Brien
Bonesville.net

ECU-UNCW Baseball Game Rained Out
ecupirates.com

Manuse is a big hit with Pirates
Washington Daily News

March 31, 2004

Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 03.31
Brindise inspires hope for offensive revival
Bonesville.net

Tarnished coaches resurface with 2nd chances - 03.31
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 03.31
Bonesville.net

Cable 7: Brian Bailey Show - 03.31
Guest Noah Brindise
Bonesville.net

No. 18 Pirates Ready for Rematch with UNC Wilmington
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Spetman interviews for Pirates’ AD job
-New ECU engineering program planned for fall

March 29-30, 2004

From Bonesville.net:
Denny O'Brien:
Pirate Notebook No. 185 - 03.30
With wins, Thompson can unite
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 03.30
Bonesville.net

Cable 7: Brian Bailey Show - 03.30
Guest Noah Brindise
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Press Box with Troy Dreyfus - 03.30
Panelists Brian Bailey, Jim Gentry & Tony Catouzis
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Locker Room with Monroe & Farmer - 03.30
Guest George Stackhouse
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 03.30
Guest John Thompson
Bonesville.net

Al Myatt: View from the East - 03.29
Herrion talks about extension, Final Four
Bonesville.net

Bonesville Baseball: East Carolina 8, Memphis 4 - 03.29
Bonesville.net

ECU to interview ex-Air Force AD
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Harrell helps ECU softball team split with DePaul
-Lawhorns flex muscles during ECU’s win
-Herrion Q&A- Coach recaps season, looks ahead
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ECU NOTES- Annual athletics challenges raise funds for blood cancer research
-ECU gets $1 million donation
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Shelton ‘distressed’ about tuition hike
-ECU digs into Learning Village — Jury was in ‘hopeless deadlock’ with 2 members voting for life

From ecupirates.com
-ECU Football Team To Hold Food Drive At Final Scrimmage
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ECU Pig Cooking Contest Results
-No. 18 ECU Takes Series from Memphis, 8-4

Former ECU star hopes for promotion to Kinston
Kinston Free Press

East Carolina Takes C-USA Baseball Series From Memphis With 8-4 Victory
gotigersgo.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Twins lead ECU to defeat Tigers
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Pirates' starter tames Tigers

 


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April 4, 2004

Tech, UConn headed for momentous reunion - 04.04
Bonesville.net

From Durham Herald-Sun
-Blue Devils Conn-sumed
-Blue Devils blew this one
-Officially frustrating
-UNC has fun at Kenan Stadium

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Duke sent home
-Fouls sap Duke's strength at the end
-Melvin picks Blue Devils
-Hewitt homer highlights Heels' big 9th
-UNC defense a question
-Pack scrimmage is day for defense
-Freshman QB shines for Deacs

From the Greensboro News-Record
-In the end, Krzyzewski lost control
-Rare disintegration for Duke in last ticks
-Mauk strengthens Wake's QB spot
-Wolfpack offense struggles in Red-White game

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Wilson facing another challenge
-Gamecocks even series with Vanderbilt
-Paladins beat Elon again

From the Anderson Independent
-USC plans to make strong run in 2004
-'D' falls short in scrimmage
-Pinkins looks like the starter

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Gray steals spotlight at scrimmage
-Tigers’ defense starting to jell

From the Winston Salem Journal
-College-Football Roundup
-Mauk is low key after big showing in scrimmage

From the Charlotte Observer
-UNC beats Deacons in 9th
-Bobcats prefer old-school pick

Seahawks baseball takes two from host Delaware
Wilmington Star-News

Duke's Dawkins a candidate
Birmingham News

April 3, 2004

From Durham Herald-Sun
-Devils play underdog role
-Resting on Redick
-Krzyzewski, Calhoun Share Similar Traits
-Brown, Duhon share success
-The Blair swish project
-Duke cleared in Maggette case
-No mocking this draft

Experts right, nation's best team will win
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Fans are Duke's foes
-Hoops benefit the whole
- The matchups- Duke vs. UConn
- The matchups- Ga. Tech vs. Okla. State
-Other big man a key for Devils
-Two QBs, one spot
-Wolfpack baseball blanks Seminoles
-Hunter not going to JMU
-Maggette case closed for Duke

From the Charlotte Observer
-K's way
-Krzyzewski's Devils get to play new role
-Bickerstaff selects 2 assistants

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Tar Heels win opener of three-game series to extend Deacs' skid
-Grobe says Randolph has had an excellent spring

From the Greensboro News-Record
-Stone's injury puts duel for Pack QB job on hold
-UNC defense getting new look

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Vandy whips USC
-Premium game cost rises
-USC football notebook
-Tigers nip Terps
-Notes- Scrimmage today
-Norman powers Paladins
-Martin moves, Lamb smiles

From the Anderson Independent
-Tigers get sixth straight
-Waters trying to fill big role

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Vandy breaks USC’s streak
-Purnell correctly picks three of four

April 2, 2004

From the Greensboro News-Record
-Final Four road trip benefits ACC
-Duke exonerated in Maggette case
-Heels' offense getting added depth

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-March at its maddest
-Deng might hold key to title
-Families take trips to Texas

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Coach K chases a wizard
-Tougher era favors K
-Pack QB hopeful injured

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Tanner, Leggett differ on scheduling
-TIGERS VS. TERRAPINS

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Tigers take on Terps
-USC takes on Vandy

Bowdens to speak in Greenville
Greenville Daily Reflector

Clemson Preview
College Football News

Loss of hair, growth of victories
Anderson Independent

UNCW baseball travels to Delaware
Wilmington Star-News

April 1, 2004

Clemson AD's heart with Cowboys
Bonesville.net

From the Anderson Independent
-McCann, Tigers pound Bulldogs
-IPTAY shifts leadership
-Nickelberry not going to Loyola
-Defense taking turn for the better
-USC, Tar Heels game rained out

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-D’Andrea to direct IPTAY efforts
-USC BASEBALL NOTES
-Defense’s effort frustrates Lovett

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Tigers put bite on Dawgs
-Bennett - upbeat and orange
-Fans love Border Battles
-Paladins end spring drills

Mike Krzyzewski on verge of passing Dean Smith
Greensboro News Record

From the Winston Salem Journal
-The Way of J.J.
-Been Done- UConn knows about beating Duke
-Petersen expected to be Deacons' choice
-Deacons trying new combinations at linebacker

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Players hurting are helping
-Rating Duke's Final Fours
-Duhon, Lucas Among Wooden Award Finalists
-It's down to four top-tier teams

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-These two have ties
-Tickets snatched up fast
-UNC, Duke recruits star in McDonald's play
-Beard's jersey a hot number

From the Charlotte Observer
-Q&A with John Fox
-N.C. boxer retires after foe's death
-Cobras to get TV exposure, coach to get shot at revenge

March 31, 2004

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Women: Final for
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Sad end to a magnificent era
-From stargazer to star
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Controlling Okafor key for Williams, Duke

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Sad ending for Duke
-Countdown to the Final Four
-Duhon a pain on defense
-Pack's Hunter on JMU's list
-Doak Field renovation reaches the late innings

From the Greensboro News-Record
-Aggies using spring to grow
-New sports network has regional flair

It's Border Battle time
Greenville (SC) News

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Intense rivalry returns to regular season
-Petty, Frye chase dream jobs

From the Anderson Independent
-USC ready for border battle
-USC's staff, not players, injury prone

Wachovia Championship: Quail Hollow preparing for tournament's return
Winston Salem Journal

March 29-30, 2004

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Duke fans lacking hoopla
-Devils march on

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Big concern for Duke women
-Final Four becomes Duke rite of spring
-Krzyzewski knows to never look back

ACC-omplishment
Kinston Free Press

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Clemson reports 11 secondary violations
-Prized Rookie
-‘New Lou’ needs new attitude
-Holtz breaks leg in Saturday practice

 


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April 4, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Memphis Football Closes Out Spring With Blue-Gray Scrimmage
-TCU Wraps Up Spring Drills With Scrimmage

Baseball scores from conferenceusa.com
-Charlotte 5, East Carolina 13
-Houston 8, UAB 0
-USF 10, Saint Louis 1
-Tulane 10, Cincinnati 1
-Memphis 6, Louisville 2

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-West frustrated with U of M's scrimmage
-Tiger pitcher fans 14 in win over Louisville

Kolb, UH come out firing
Houston Chronicle

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-USM rides pitching past TCU 4-3
-Eagles' lack of toughness bugs Bower
-USM will bring out best in Eustachy

From the Hattiesburg American
-Bower- Eagles looked 'sloppy'
-Eagles gig Frogs 4-3

USF scores 18 in rout of Saint Louis
St Petersburg Times

From the Tampa Tribune
-Offense Opens Up In Closed Workout
-Brand Homers Twice As USF Rolls In Baseball 18-1

Ex-TCU coach says he's cancer-free
Dallas News

Defense driving force in Frogs' scrimmage
Ft Worth Star Telegram

April 3, 2004

UAB waits for word on Auburn search
Birmingham Post-Herald

From USA Today
-NCAA infractions alleged at Southern Mississippi
-UCF president apologizes for wearing Afro wig
-O'Leary happy to be back where he belongs

NFL Europe Opening Day Rosters Feature 19 C-USA Players
conferenceusa.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Tigers start full press on council
-Memphis cuts down Louisville
-Blue-Gray scrimmage
-Five questions with DeAngelo Williams
-Alcohol liability a worry

Baseball scores from conferenceusa.com
-Houston 9, UAB 3
-Cincinnati 5, Tulane 10
-East Carolina 8, Charlotte 0
-USF 6, Saint Louis 2
-Louisville 7, Memphis 11
-TCU 6, Southern Miss 19

Hard-hitting USM pulverizes TCU 19-6 in opener
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Shepherd leads USM past TCU
Hattiesburg American

Bulls' Hudspeth Mows Down Saint Louis In Victory
Tampa Tribune

Holland fitting in with Wave
New Orleans Times Picayune

White jumps to UC track team
Cincinnati Enquirer

April 2, 2004

AU interviews Anderson
Birmingham News

Weekend Baseball Preview
conferenceusa.com

Debunking the myths surrounding Anderson
Birmingham Post-Herald (See second article down)

New USM coach impresses Eagle fans in Jackson
Hattiesburg American

Frogs lacking spring in their practice steps
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Helton brothers followed natural career path
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Hoffpauir puts charge in offense
-McCrone recalls road show of '74

Big USF meet starts today
St Petersburg Times

April 1, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Houston's Curl Named USBWA Coach of the Year
-Houston's Jones Competes in 16th Annual Mountain Dew College Basketball Three-Point Championship
-DePaul's Andre Brown to Play in NABC All-Star Game

Anderson one of 5-8 names on Tigers' list
Birmingham News

UH notebook- Penders to use Final Four for job interviews
Houston Chronicle

Baseball scores from conferenceusa.com
-Saint Louis 2, Southwest Missouri State 19
-Miss. Valley State 3, Southern Miss 17
-Tulane 4, Nicholls State 0

Pat Sullivan joins Blazers on the field
Birmingham Post-Herald

From the Hattiesburg American
-Coaches give QB Almond high marks
-Lambert files suit vs. USM

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers loading weapons for C-USA big-game hunt
-Blue-Gray scrimmage
-Zeigler will just sweat it out
-Authority funds Tigers' new lockers

UC returns to natural habitat
Cincinnati Enquirer

Dantonio begins rebuilding Bearcats
Cincinnati Post

TCU Spring Football Notes
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Leavitt Worried About RBs
Tampa Tribune

A stacked deck at running back
Louisville Courier Journal

UCF Preview
College Football News

March 31, 2004

Anderson to meet with Tigers
Birmingham News

Baseball scores from conferenceusa.com
-Rice 8, Houston 3
-Marshall 5, Louisville 17
-Arkansas State 8, Memphis 2
-Saint Louis 19, Eastern Illinois 10
-Mississippi State 6, UAB 5

Baker's relief sparks Rice past UH
Houston Chronicle

Arkansas State scores late to down Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Williams, Bobbitt, Huggins Head To Texas For Final Four
UCBearcats.com

From the Tampa Tribune
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Candidates Starting To Apply For Bulls' AD Job
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Garris, Searcy, Camon Lauded By Leavitt
-Brand Drives In 4 To Power USF Past Stetson 9-2

TCU Spring Football Notes
Ft Worth Star Telegram

USM expecting big things of DE Henderson
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

UC spring practice starts early
Cincinnati Enquirer

March 29-30, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Baseball Notebook - March 29
-C-USA Softball Notebook - March 29
-Men's Track and Field Notebook - March 30
-Women's Track and Field Notebook - March 30

From the Birmingham News
-Brown expects more out of experienced Blazers
-Blazers look toward future after `giant steps'

Blazers have reason to celebrate
Birmingham Post-Herald

From the Dallas Morning News
-Horned Frogs' offense strong in scrimmage
-SMU's Tubbs plans staff changes

Added trouble for USF's Fisher
Tampa Tribune

Crean contends that work is needed
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Time for cartwheels; my alma mater hired Coach E
Hattiesburg American

Wave survives rough start
New Orleans Times Picayune

Bearcats Met Promises in 2003-04
UCBearcats.com

 


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