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East Carolina Carolinas Conference USA

July 18, 2004

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.18
Bonesville.net

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-Lawhorn has big game for Mustangs
-Norwood has biggest game as a pro

CFL: Stamps keepin' outlook upbeat
SLAM! Sports

July 17, 2004

Keith LeClair: From The Dugout - 07.17
Midseason American League "Condos"
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.17
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 07.17
Guest co-host Allen Thomas, guest comedian Mr. DS
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 07.17
Guest co-host Jennifer Little, guest Darryl Smith
Bonesville.net

CFL: Wrong guys, Marcus
SLAM! Sports

July 16, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 07.16
Pirate Hall of Famer plugging the dike at Auburn
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.16
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 07.16
Guest co-host Allen Thomas, guest Amanda Tilley
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 07.16
Guest co-host Ray Craft
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-ECU's Jason Harris Named All-American Scholar
-ECU's Margaret Mitchell Named to All-Scholar Team
-ECU Offering Corporate Football Season Ticket Plans

From the Washington (NC) Daily News
-Pirates' football fever catches on early this year
-Harold Robinson added to Pirates' football staff

Thompson attempts to raise ECU's in-state pull
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Senate, House strike up $60 million deal for heart center
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Officials say ECU to feel space crunch during next few years

Unit Rankings: Running Backs
College Football News

ECU Preview
Sports Illustrated/Athlon

July 15, 2004

Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 07.15
Heart center dream closes in on reality
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.15
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 07.15
Suzanne Sartelle; guests Randolph Chitwood, Paul Ahern
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 07.15
Guest Joe Albea
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Miller Lite Sports Bar with Jon Ellerbe - 07.15
Panelists Allen Thomas, Brian Hardy
Bonesville.net

Thompson excited about upcoming season
Kinston Free Press

Bunn gets first professional win
Washington (NC) Daily News

Trading iron for a mike
Durham Herald Sun

July 14, 2004

Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 07.14
Door open for Floyd as AD search evolves
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.14
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 07.14
Guest fantasy sports website operator Jeff Thomas
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 07.14
Co-host Kevin Miller, guest gubernatorial candidate Bill Cobey
Bonesville.net

From the ecupirates.com
-Mazey's Contract Extended By ECU Board Of Trustees
-ECU Student-Athletes Excelling Outside Athletic Arena

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Mazey gets new contract through 2008
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ECU’s search for consulting firm for AD continues

ECU's Mazey gets extension
Raleigh News & Observer

Mazey's contract extended by ECU
New Bern Sun Journal

July 13, 2004

Denny O'Brien: Pirate Notebook No. 197 - 07.13
Hardwood direction favors ECU
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.13
Bonesville.net

Talk 1070 AM: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 07.13
Co-host Philip Horne, guest Sarah McLawhorn
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 07.13
Guests Leonard Henry, Allen Thomas
Bonesville.net

Pirate Radio 1250: The Press Box with Troy Dreyfus - 07.13
Panelists Brian Bailey, Brock Letchworth, Nathan Summers
Bonesville.net

ECU’s Boswell comes up short in Olympic bid
Greenville Daily Reflector

From the College Football News
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All American Watch List - Kickers
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All America Watch List - Linebackers

July 12, 2004

Al Myatt: View from the East - 07.12
New Falcon well-heeled but well-grounded
Bonesville.net

Nuggets: Notes from ECU and beyond - 07.12
Bonesville.net

Priest Signs With East Carolina
Pinehurst Pilot

Drew, LaValley are area's best
New Bern Sun Journal


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July 18, 2004

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-11 points on ACC football
-All-star game participants preparing for future

East-West games aren't what they used to be
Greensboro News Record

Different dream realized
Raleigh News & Observer

July 17, 2004

Can't hold that Tiger
Greenville (SC) News

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-UNC's Gerraughty wins shot put at trials
-Mount Zion camp helps put players on the map

Carlos Boozer's reputation taking a hit
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Jones remains in 200
-Virginia Tech adds basketball coaches

NHL, BCS, Boozer show their flaws
Charlotte Observer

July 16, 2004

New formula for BCS will start this season
Winston Salem Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Evtimov says he'll be ready
-Hill leaving Hurricanes for Florida

Tigers tickets are hot
Greenville (SC) News

Clemson sells out season tickets
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

Powell earns seven-figure bonus with A’s
Columbia (SC) The State

From the Fayetteville Observer
-Region colleges- Fayetteville State AD search off to slow start
-CIAA should not stray too far from home

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Marion Jones Wins Long Jump
-Hurricanes sign three players to two-year deals

`Papa Joe' led racing family
Charlotte Observer

July 15, 2004

From the Durham Herald Sun
-Boozer Signs Offer Sheet With Jazz
-Clippers Trade Two to Clear Cap Room
-Panthers should be good again
-Canes to get tough tests early

Basketball- UNC focused after quiet offseason
Fayetteville Observer

Bobcats quietly put together 1st roster
Charlotte Observer

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Two Gamecocks ineligible
-Clemson coaches get raises
-Sixth Clemson signee fails to qualify for team

July 14, 2004

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Williams eyes NBA, grad school
-Ford set to join Pistons staff

Bobcats to deal for pair of Clippers
Charlotte Observer

Clemson’s Whitehurst on O’Brien watch list
Columbia (SC) The State

July 13, 2004

From the Asheville Citizen-Times
-WCU's Compher resigns to take new job
-Assistant Stewart to take helm of UNCA baseball team

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Catamounts AD takes Huskies post
-NCSU hires new diving coach

Five A&T players honored
Greensboro News Record

From the Wilmington Star-News
-Blizzard takes step toward NBA
-Former Seahawk swimmer one step closer to Olympics

Sipp boosts stock, signs with Indians
Columbia (SC) The State

David Thompson turns 50
Charlotte Observer

Summer Sampler- Opener could set tone for USC, Vanderbilt seasons
Greenville (SC) News

July 12, 2004

Summer Sampler- Ex-Tigers assistant Stockstill part of USC staff shakeup
Greenville (SC) News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Krzyzewski applauded for decision
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Winston-Salem star rising

Region: Norfolk is playing waiting game for team
Hampton Roads (VA) The Pilot

Region: NASCAR boss says Martinsville likely to keep race
Greensboro News Record


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July 18, 2004

Bower expects 18 of 19 signees to show
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

From the Hattiesburg American
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Bower takes time signing extension
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Southern Miss renames football field in honor of donor

From the Biloxi Sun-Herald
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Looking to the future
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Eustachy dismisses Iowa logo controversy

Herd has 5 on all-star teams
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

College Football Very Much A Digital Passion, Too
Tampa Tribune

July 17, 2004

2004 Army Football Preview
conferenceusa.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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At U of M, good winning
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Banks no-show at tryout camp

Preseason looks have been kind to U of L football
Louisville Courier-Journal

Coach title fits Nix perfectly
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Southern Miss star Russum expects to pitch next season
Hattiesburg American

New BCS formula is a blast from past
Birmingham Post-Herald

Top recruit not eligible to play yet
El Paso Times

July 16, 2004

From conferenceusa.com
-Suspension for Cincinnati's Huggins to End Aug. 27
-USF Women’s Basketball Invited to Preseason NIT
-C-USA Names Woolard Director of Championships
-UAB's VanDerHeyden Announces Retirement, Shirley Leaves Position
-SLU's Evan Frederick Advances to U.S. Public Links Quarterfinals
-John Joins U.S. Under-20 Team In Ireland
-Severance Named Head Coach of Houston Women's Tennis Program
-Memphis' Carney Invited To Trials For USA Basketball's World Championship For Young Men Team

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-Huggins cleared to resume duties
-Punishment nearly over for Huggins
-Reinstatement doesn't surprise Bearcat players
-Huggins' 'timeout' long enough, Goin says
-Time will tell about Huggins

From the Cincinnati Post
-UC shows compassion
-UC will reinstate Huggins on Aug. 27

BCS demotes computers
Ft Worth Star Telegram

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Why did BCS do it again? Because
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Polls carry greater weight
-Liberty payout called 'terrific'
-2 Tigers get shot at Team USA

Rodney Dangerfield effect? C-USA picks sting Eagles
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger

USM linebacker Boley gets more recognition
Hattiesburg American

VanDerHeyden retires; Shirley out as DB coach
Birmingham News

C-USA Recruiting Rankings
Athlonsports.com

Unit Rankings: Offenses
College Football News

UC Signs JC Punting Prospect
UCBearcats.com

UTEP media guide largest in school history
El Paso Times

MU season ticket sales brisk
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

July 15, 2004

Memphis' Carney Invited To Trials For USA Basketball's World Championship For Young Men Team
conferenceusa.com

Huggins will return start of Sept.
Cincinnati Enquirer

UC's Whaley academically ineligible
Cincinnati Post

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-U of M boosters set mark for funds
-Wade's sister gets 6 months for fraud

Football tickets selling briskly
Hattiesburg American

USF Single-Game Football Tickets Go On Sale Today
Tampa Tribune

Summer sampler- Da Bulls
Greenville (SC) News

UTEP tries to beef up slate
El Paso Times

From the Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
-Barnard says Marshall is right fit
-Bluegrass state QB commits to Herd
-Herd’s Hill on O’Brien watch list

July 14, 2004

Five C-USA Players Named to O'Brien Award Watch List
conferenceusa.com

Cougar coach Briles prefers to focus on the present
Houston Chronicle

Wave hopes football game vs. Florida A&M is big draw
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Louisville Courier Journal
-LeFors' laurels no place to rest
-Want wins? Get U of L seats; for zesty foes, UK, IU

Ex-Tiger Jimmie 'Snap' Hunter no longer under NBA's radar
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Whaley may be out, Goin says
Cincinnati Enquirer

UTEP football team gets five games on TV
El Paso Times

July 13, 2004

From the conferenceusa.com
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USF-UAB Football Game to Air on ESPN
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Houston to Host NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Regional In 2008

Three games to be nationally televised
Birmingham News

USF-UAB Game Moved For ESPN2 Telecast
Tampa Tribune

Southern Miss broadcaster Cox puts finishing touches on book
Hattiesburg American

SMU football team offers assistant positions
Dallas News

July 12, 2004

From the tulanegreenwave.com
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Bill D'Ottavio Named to Tulane Football Staff
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Record-Setting Year Comes to Close for Tulane Athletics Fund

Liddell will go to UNLV, not SLU
St Louis Post-Dispatch


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