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East Carolina Carolinas Conference USA

May 16, 2004

Thad Mumau: Hoops Recruiting Report - 05.16
Trinity star brings royal scoring pedigree
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 14, Texas Christian 3 - 05.16
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.16
Bonesville.net

Letter to the Editor: Greg Zittel, New York, NY - 05.16
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-Taylor, Smith Help Lead No. 5 Pirates by TCU, 14-3
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ECU Softball Falls to DePaul 2-1
-McGinn and DeBrielle Take Home Titles At C-USA Track Championships
-Ricardo Bell Claims 800 Meter Title At C-USA Championships

Pirates Offense Too Much For Frogs in 14-3 Loss
gofrogs.com

ECU locks up at least share of title
Washington (NC) Daily News

East Carolina demolishes Horned Frogs
New Bern Sun-Journal

Lawhorn brothers lead ECU to 7-2 win at Grainger
Kinston Free Press

W. Meck's Tracy scores a big hit with D'Backs
Charlotte Observer

May 15, 2004

Movement underway on AD front? - 05.15
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 7, Texas Christian 2 - 05.15
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.15
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 05.15
AD candidate talk & cardio center segment with Allen Thomas
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-Bunn, No. 5 Pirates Hold Off TCU, 7-2
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ECU Softball Defeats Southern Miss At C-USA Tournament
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ECU's Johanna Allen Places Third At C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Pirates top Horned Frogs
Washington Daily News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
- At ease in life's late innings
-Pirates feel their ship has come in

Frogs Drop Fourth Straight, Fall To No. 5 ECU, 7-2
gofrogs.com

Lady Eagle Softball Eliminated From C-USA Tournament
southernmiss.com

Floyd backs out of running for AD position
Greenville Daily Reflector

Campus and other
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Google shows how schools turn research into big bucks (USA Today - 05.13)
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College fans invade Grainger (Kinston Free Press - 05.13)
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Heart center has support in House, but it's no guarantee  (Greenville Daily Reflector - 05.13)
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Ayden man killed in Iraq (Greenville Daily Reflector - 05.12)
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ECU grad a finalist in ABC's The Batchelor (Greenville Daily Reflector - 05.12)

May 14, 2004

Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 05.14
Pulse rate about to rise on cardio center debate
Bonesville.net

New BCS scheme looms - 05.14
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.14
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 05.14
AD candidate talk & segment with guest Todd King
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Miller Lite Sports Bar with Jon Ellerbe - 05.14
Guests Allen Thomas, Ian Eastman & John Bacon
Bonesville.net

Frogs Face Tough Road Challenge At No. 5 East Carolina
gofrogs.com

From the ecupirates.com
-No. 5 ECU Looks to Extend Streak Against TCU
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Jones, Trevor Lawhorn Named 2004 Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalists
-Softball Falls To USF In Opening Round C-USA Tourney Game

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Hart now in AD mix with ECU
-Paige sets ECU’s table
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Two Pirates in running for Howser Trophy
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East Carolina surgeon earns UNC system’s top faculty honor

TCU loses punch in fight to finish
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Lawhorns lead ECU from both sides of the plate
USA Today

Destination Omaha: Pirates literally map road to Omaha
Omaha World Herald

College Weekend Preview
Baseball America

Pirates win at new 'home'
Washington Daily News

ECU whips N.C. State at Grainger Stadium
Kinston Free Press

May 13, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 05.13
Fans active at ballpark and on banquet trail
Bonesville.net

Purple army picking up soldiers - 05.13
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 7, N.C. State 2 - 05.13
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.13
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 05.13
Guest Jeff Charles
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-No. 5 Pirates Turn Five Double Plays to Knock Off N.C. State, 7-2

-East Carolina-TCU Game Time Changed For Sunday, May 16
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Trio of Softball Pirates Named Second Team All-Conference USA
-Pirate Track Teams Head To Louisville For C-USA Tournament

Pirates produce a win for the masses
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates dominate the Wolfpack
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Sweet Revenge
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Alumni: Murray’s death brings friends, family together

East Carolina Downs NC State Baseball, 7-2
gopack.com

Paralyzed By Lou Gehrig's, LeClair Watches As East Carolina Surges
wral.com

May 12, 2004

Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 05.12
Pirates charge ahead toward big stakes
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 3, UNC Wilmington 0 - 05.12
Bonesville.net

Andrews, Bishop Shut Out UNCW, 3-0
ecupirates.com

Pirates Gain Revenge With 3-0 Victory Tuesday
UNCW Seahawks On-Line

ECU tops Seahawks
Wilmington Star News

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.12
Bonesville.net

Letter to the Editor: Dave Englert, Norfolk, VA - 05.12
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
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Instant Interview- Jamie Paige to Join ECUpirates.com Wednesday
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Ronnie Pollard Named C-USA Track Athlete of the Week
-2004 Women's Soccer Schedule Released

Heart center has support in House, but it’s no guarantee
Greenville Daily Reflector

May 11, 2004

Bonesville: Obituary - Billy R. Little, 1944-2004 - 05.11
Bonesville.net

College Baseball Polls - 05.11
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.11
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Press Box with Troy Dreyfus - 05.11
Panelists Brian Bailey, Jim Gentry & Tony Catouzis
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-No. 5 East Carolina Looks to Even Up Season Series at UNCW
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Three Pirates Set NCAA Regional Qualifying Times At Carolina May Classic Invitational
-Pirates and 'Pack Sold Out Again

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates get another shot at Seahawks
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Legislation introduced seeking funds for proposed heart center

Pirates look to wrap up C-USA crown
Washington Daily News

May 10, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 05.10
Pulling against the enemy has twist for Godwin
Bonesville.net

Baseball: East Carolina 16, Saint Louis 5 - 05.10
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 05.10
Bonesville.net

Letter to the Editor: Dennis Wiggins, Chocowinity, NC - 05.10
Bonesville.net

No. 5 Pirates Set Home Run Record in Completing Sweep of SLU, 16-5
ecupirates.com

Pirates Overwhelm Billikens 16-5
slubillikens.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Finally- Farewell to Harrington
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Paige sparks Pirates’ win

Pirates set record
Raleigh News & Observer

College baseball- Pirates bombard Billikens
Fayetteville Observer

Softball Ends Regular Season With Win Over Charlotte
ecupirates.com


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May 16, 2004

From theACC.com
-No. 2 Miami Earns Comeback Win Over No. 16 Tar Heels, 4-3
-Duke Rally Falls Short as Florida State Wins, 10-7, in ACC Baseball Action
-NC State Baseball Shuts Out No. 1 Texas Twice
-Cavaliers Complete Sweep of the Deacons With 8-6 Saturday Win
-Kown Pitches #15 Georgia Tech To 11-3 Victory Over #20 Clemson Saturday

Pack blanks No. 1 Texas in DH sweep
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Tigers lose series, head downhill
-Winn puts USC on top in pitchers’ duel

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Rawl, Parks help USC clinch SEC Tournament bid
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Baseball- Yellow Jackets sting Tigers
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Bickerstaff's Bobcats will battle

Tigers fall to Tech in ACC action
Anderson Independent

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Virginia holds off Wake Forest
-Earnhardt Jr. grabs a win in Richmond
-Exodus- NASCAR leaving its Southern roots behind

From the Charlotte Observer
-Signs point to deep talent pool in N.C.
-Bobcats' best enticement is playing time

May 15, 2004

From theACC.com
-Wolfpack Baseball Team Prepares For Twin-Bill At No. 1 Texas
-Bard Shuts Down No. 2 Miami, 4-1
-Yellow Jackets Sting #20 Clemson 8-3 Friday
-Florida State Baseball Tops Duke, 14-1

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Quick-starting Cavs hold off Deacs 11-7
-NASCAR drives off
-Drivers- Rockingham demise inevitable
-Future uncertain for sold racetrack
-Lineman Clack among nine selected for N.C. Hall of Fame

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Tech trips up Tigers
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USC nips Vols, 2-1
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NASCAR: Lady in Black mourns

Tigers drop opener to Tech, 8-3
Anderson Independent

Purnell is on right track at Clemson
Wilmington Star News

Time will tell if schedule changes work
Charlotte Observer

May 14, 2004

ACC to keep 16-game conference schedule in basketball
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Anderson Independent
-Healthy and Helping
-Clemson's 2004 basketball slate set

Heustess will resign as baseball coach at ASU
Winston Salem Journal

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Tigers’ Cribb could get first start of season
-In a pickle with pitch counts

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-McLendon's record spared
-Pack women to play in Italy, Greece

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Coin helps Tigers cash in
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Tigers take on Jackets
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USC faces Vols

From the Charlotte Observer
-Panthers can help attract ACC to town
-Grant program might help Florida lure ACC title game
-The Rock rolls off NASCAR schedule
-Bobcats consider Johnson, Mitchell

May 13, 2004

Must-see TV- ACC Thursday
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Greensboro News-Record
-ACC deal means more TV football
-League chooses to stick with 16 basketball games

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-ACC gets boost
-ACC keeps 16-game slate

From the Charlotte Observer
-ACC gets TV windfall desired
-Sources- Carolinas to lose races

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Big deal for Tigers, ACC
-Tigers drill Charleston
-USC beats Citadel in 10

McCann gives Cougars deep six
Anderson Independent

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Gamecocks respond to controversy
-McCann puts on a hitting clinic in rout

May 12, 2004

From the Greenville (SC) News
-USC kicks Tar Heels
-Tigers pound Paladins
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Shyatt joins Gators

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-USC has winning mix
-Tigers outlast Furman
-Florida the right gig for Shyatt

From the Charlotte Observer
-USC tops UNC in `Battle of Border'
-Florida could have $$ edge

ACC will get richer TV deal for basketball
Greensboro News-Record

New ACC TV deal to increase bucks, exposure
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-ACC debates hoops schedule
-ACC Olympic sports ponder tournaments
-TV deal to be announced

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Deacons end break, lose 11-3 to Phoenix
-Trying To Go Out in Style

May 11, 2004

ACC studies recruit rules
Raleigh News & Observer

Source- Shyatt heading to Florida
Anderson Independent

ACC looks for title-game host
Durham Herald Sun

From the Fayetteville Observer
-Player losses toughen job for Duke, UNC
-Wildcats win latest recruiting battle

From the Greensboro News-Record
-ACC football title-game site should be known by 'early fall'
-Curry's way out leads to Stillwater

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Furman visits Tigers
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Big week for USC

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-USC recruit’s court date pushed back
-Berken delays elbow surgery

Main stadium roof moving into place
Charlotte Observer

Go West, NCAA tells UNCW golf
Wilmington Star News

May 10, 2004

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Sindelar wins in playoff
-Wachovia Championship Notebook

SURVIVOR
Charlotte Observer

Answers will come early in fall for Clemson, USC football
Greenville (SC) News

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-McCamie seals wild win for USC
-Another lost weekend at Clemson

Tigers fall to UCF again
Anderson Independent

ACC baseball- Terps end 9-game drought vs. Heels
Durham Herald Sun

UNCW takes 9th in a row
Wilmington Star News

Greensboro makes pitch to lure ACC tournament to new baseball park
Greensboro News-Record

Charlotte builds ACC title case
Charlotte Observer

Nine sites in ACC mix
Raleigh News & Observer


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May 16, 2004

Baseball scores from conferenceusa.com
-TCU 3, East Carolina 14
-Memphis 3, Cincinnati 0
-Memphis 7, Cincinnati 3
-Southern Miss 3, Charlotte 1
-Louisville 2, Houston 12
-Louisville 7, Houston 5
-UAB 8, USF 5
-Saint Louis 3, Tulane 12

Tulane routs Billikens
New Orleans Times Picayune

Eagles whip Charlotte again
Hattiesburg American

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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C-USA boss Banowsky all about the job
-Tigers sweep Bearcats; tourney berth closer

Louisville battles UH to split
Houston Chronicle

From conferenceusa.com
-Cincinnati and Houston Win Team Titles at 2004 C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championship
-2004 C-USA Softball Tournament - Day Three
-TCU Men's Tennis Heads to NCAA Regional Final
-Tulane Men's Tennis Advances to NCAA Regional Final
-USF Men’s Basketball Tabs Julius Allen for Assistant Position

Penders' task- Return Houston to former glory
Cincinnati Enquirer

May 15, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-UAB 5, USF 23
-Charlotte 4, Southern Miss 11
-Saint Louis 3, Tulane 10

Jones juggling depleted rotation
New Orleans Times Picayune

So. Mississippi beats Charlotte
Charlotte Observer

From the Hattiesburg American
-Offense comes alive in Golden Eagles' win
-Lady Eagles eliminated from C-USA tourney
-Lee-McNelis returns to USM

Hamilton's five RBIs lift TU
New Orleans Times-Picayune

McCullum Fills Vacancy By Hiring Assistant Away From Howard
Tampa Tribune

May 14, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Weekend Baseball Preview
-C-USA Softball Tournament - Day One
-2004 C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championship - Day One
-Four C-USA Players Named Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalists

UC To Open Baseball Stadium May 20
UCBearcats.com

College Baseball Notebook- Hot finish vital for UH to earn bid
Houston Chronicle

From the Hattiesburg American
-Russum returns to mound
-Southern Miss coach Eustachy turns to longtime pal for help

Candidate's past posed problem
St Petersburg Times

Oliver Withdrew Because Of Legal Issues
Tampa Tribune

From the Louisville Courier-Journal
-Jurich's home run coming to an end
-U of L signee reportedly gets good news after surgery

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-USM nets Lee-McNelis
-Final action clears Tigers' arena move
-Injuries in the past, Tiger duo in the swing
-Tigers' Crawford doing well

Fort Worth Bowl sets early-evening kickoff
Ft Worth Star Telegram

May 13, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-East Carolina 7, North Carolina St. 2
-Middle Tennessee 8, Memphis 4
-Southern Illinois 5, Saint Louis 1
-C-USA Announces Softball Postseason Awards
-Conference USA Softball Tournament
-2004 C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championship

Athletic Director Is USF's 2nd Pick
Tampa Tribune

SLU hoping AD search isn't lengthy
St Louis Post Dispatch

Woolard everything USF wants in AD
St Petersburg Times

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Tigers lose 7th in row in baseball
-Hurdler in stride for Memphis

Friends' reunion coming to USM
Biloxi Sun-Herald

'Human' polls bigger part of proposed BCS
Ft Worth Star Telegram

No track- No field- UC makes it work
Cincinnati Enquirer

DePaul signs top Florida guard
Chicago Tribune

May 12, 2004

Woolard is leaving SLU for job at South Florida
St Louis Post Dispatch

USF gets Saint Louis AD
St Petersburg Times

From the Tampa Tribune
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USF Makes Its AD Decision: Woolard
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USF's Leavitt Recovering From Appendectomy
-BCS Formula Set To Be Altered Again

From conferenceusa.com
-East Carolina 3, UNC Wilmington 0
-Cincinnati 9, Ball State 8
-Memphis 3, Middle Tennessee 13
-Stetson 3, USF 13
-Jacksonville State 3, UAB 2
-Louisville's Jazz Covington Named Freshman All-American
-TCU and UAB Receive Invitations To 2004 NCAA Men’s Golf Regionals

Blue Raiders maul Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Cards come in high off a downer
Louisville Courier-Journal

From the Ft Worth Star Telegram
-Frogs still have chance to define program
-TCU coach irate after another loss
-TCU INSIDER

DePaul lands prodigy Clinkscales
Chicago Sun-Times

May 11, 2004

UTEP excited to join forces with C-USA
El Paso Times

Stiffer competition
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

TCU women's basketball assistant resigns
Ft Worth Star Telegram

USF President To Speak Again With 2 AD Finalists
Tampa Tribune

Eagles sweep Cardinals
Hattiesburg American

Young guns taking over NBA draft
Louisville Courier-Journal

Marquette honors Rivers, six others
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

NCAA invites UAB men
Birmingham News

May 10, 2004

C-USA Baseball Scoreboard & Standings - 05.10
Bonesville.net

From conferenceusa.com
-Southern Miss Softball Captures C-USA Regular Season Title
-Weekend Baseball Roundup

Bearcats among 6-11 Giles' choices
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Cougars earn sweep of struggling Tigers
-Robinson's laughter, life slip away

Farrington does it all as UH beats Memphis
Houston Chronicle

South Florida Loses Game, Series To Tulane
Tampa Tribune

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Eagles prevail in 10, finish off sweep
-Quick fix or trouble- USM's signing of Carruth a calculated risk

Cards' U of L baseball team falls 3-2
Louisville Courier Journal

49ers get 12 runs, put stop to Cincinnati
Charlotte Observer


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