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January 23, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Bonesville: Demons bedevil Pirates - 01.23
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.23
Former ECU coach stepping down as USC AD
Deacons too tall of an order for Bearcats
49ers shoot down No. 25 Golden Eagles
14th-ranked Cardinals surge away from Vols

From ecupirates.com
-DePaul Runs Past ECU In The Second Half
-Men's Tennis Defeats JMU At VCU Invitational

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Narron now with Brewers
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Demonized- Pirate men drop sixth straight

Blue Demons Romp To Fourth Straight Win
depaulbluedemons.com

Greer, Demons roll in 2nd half
Chicago Sun Times

Demons get in gear
Chicago Tribune

Lady Pirate/49er game on C-SET TV Today @ 2pm ET
C-SET.TV

Women's Basketball Hosts Instate Foe East Carolina, Sunday
charlotte49ers.com

Snow excuse, go see 49ers women
Charlotte Observer

January 22, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Nuggets: Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.22
Texas loses former Enloe star to academics
Preview: No. 20 Cincinnati vs. No. 3 Wake Forest
Preview: No. 25 Marquette vs. Charlotte
Preview: No. 14 Louisville vs. Tennessee
Bonesville: Live Radio Feeds of ECU-DePaul Game - 01.22
WGHB: Live@5 - 01.22
WGHB: Extra Point - 01.22
WNCT: Talk of the Town - 01.22

From ecupirates.com
-Pirates Look To Find Winning Ways Against DePaul Saturday
-Lady Pirate Basketball Heads West To Take On Charlotte In C-USA Action
-East Carolina Swim Meet Cancelled Due To Inclement Weather
-Men's Tennis Team Set To Open Season At VCU Invitational This Weekend

Pirates dock ship on shores of Chicago
Kinston Free Press

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates look for luck in Chi-town
-ECU baseball fans say hello to a new friend

Men’s Basketball Entertains East Carolina in Rosemont
depaulbluedemons.com

EAST CAROLINA AT DEPAUL
Chicago Sun Times

Pirates hope to find winning ways against DePaul
Washington Daily News

January 21, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Sammy Batten: Football Recruiting Report - 01.21
Long road back from injury molded gifted DB
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.21
Ugly end to Gamecocks' football season gets uglier
Owls hang on in I-A while searching for league
Norfolk State breaks ground with hiring of white coach
WGHB: Live@5 - 01.21
WGHB: Locker Room - 01.21
WGHB: Miller Lite Sports Bar - 01.21
WNCT: Talk of the Town - 01.21
WNCT: Sports Bar - 01.21

Men's Tennis Team Set To Open Season At VCU Invitational This Weekend
ecupirates.com

Two ACC football teams to play ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

January 20, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 01.20
Elite teams farther beyond reach than ever
-Bonesville: Grisly shipwreck in Louisville - 01.20
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.20
Coaches pick ECU among league's baseball leaders
Bearcats heat up in second half to rip 49ers
WGHB: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 01.20
WNCT: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 01.20

From ecupirates.com
-Baseball's "Meet the Pirates" Scheduled for Jan. 30
-ECU Baseball Tabbed Third in C-USA Preseason Baseball Poll
-Pirates Fall to No. 14 Louisville On the Road

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Another 'L' to Louisville for Pirates
-Allison transfers to ECU
-Diamond Bucs picked to finish third in C-USA poll

No. 14 Louisville Crushes East Carolina 92-41
uoflsports.com

Myles' bum thumb mars Cards' romp
Louisville Courier-Journal

From the Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
-CARDINAL CRUSH
-Cards avoid letdown by routing Pirates

Copper reflects on rookie season
Washington Daily News

January 19, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 01.19
Chilly start for baseball
-Bonesville: Preview: Louisville vs. East Carolina - 01.19
-Nuggets: Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.19
NCAA looking for answers to financial pressures
C-USA, Carolinas players on Cousy Award list
Bonesville: Live Radio Feeds of ECU-Louisville Game - 01.19
WGHB: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 01.19
WGHB: Press Box with Troy Dreyfus - 01.19
WNCT: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 01.19
WNCT: Brian Bailey Show - 01.19

ECU Makes Last Trek To Louisville Wednesday Night
ecupirates.com

From the Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
-Cards hit the lottery with return of Otis George
-By George, Cards are healthy

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Welcome to the (new) Jungle
-Pirates take on No. 14 Louisville
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ECU heart surgeons conduct live Webcast of a mitral valve repair

Regaining George 'like hitting Lotto'
Louisville Courier-Journal

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates in search of first C-USA victory
-Whatever happened to cheering for your team?

January 18, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Denny O'Brien: Pirate Notebook No. 225 - 01.18
Conditioning vital to renewed football success
-Bonesville: Recruiting battles go both ways for Pirates - 01.18
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.18
Memphis basketball rocked by academic casualty
Louisville leads three C-USA teams in AP hoops poll
WGHB: Live@5 with Troy D. & Ellerbe - 01.18
WGHB: Sportsline - Josh Spence & Allen Thomas - 01.18
WGHB: Bill Herrion Call-In Show - 01.18
WNCT: Talk of the Town with Henry Hinton - 01.18

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates hit the diamond for their first practice
-Pirates' freshman off to a good start
-ECU swimmers trump Tribe

Merritt Meets NCAA Qualifying Mark As East Carolina Opens Season At Virginia Tech
ecupirates.com

Thomas Slaughter: Spurrier successful in luring top-notch recruits
Columbia (SC) The State

Blazers bounce back in victory over Pirates
Birmingham Post-Herald

Preview: ECU at Louisville
Cardinal Empire

January 17, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Al Myatt: View from the East - 01.17
Carolinas football: 2004 a season to forget
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 01.17
Relief in Memphis: DeAngelo Williams will be back
C-USA basketball scoreboard, standings & schedule

From ecupirates.com
-Women's Hoops Falls To Marquette In C-USA Action
-ECU Swimming and Diving Victorious Over Tribe

New Bern's Mattocks commits to Pirates
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Lady Pirates tumble against Marquette
-ECU NOTES

 

January 23, 2005

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-Area Roundup
-ASU stuns Charleston, moves up in standings
-Duke romps past Florida State
-Erratic Terrapins, Wolfpack set to square off today
-Heels cruise past Hurricanes

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Redick gets last word vs. FSU fans
-Unsatisfying win for UNC
-Seemingly impressive win can't please Williams

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Redick rocks the Noles
-Recruiting: Heels lose some, get some
-Tar Heels walk to win
-Day of rest a rarity for Wolfpack

From the Greenville (SC) News
-MSU slips past USC
-Cavs nip Tigers
-'Cats claw into Furman

From Columbia (SC) The State
-Errant 3-point try costs Clemson
-AD discusses Steve, Lou and a playoff
-USC wastes another upset bid
-USC must send message to its players

Terriers' rally comes up short
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

January 22, 2005

From the Fayetteville Observer
-UNCP: Football program a scant memory
-Dynamic Paul Wake's ticket to success

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-Out of the Shadows
-May says UNC must finish foes
-ASU, 7-1 at home, to take on Charleston
-WSSU to play winless St. Paul's

ACC play gets offensive- Tigers trying to keep up with high scoring conference rivals
Anderson Independent

From the Charlotte Observer
-Coach K doing a devil of a job
-Davidson's disciple

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-NCCU: A father's wisdom
-Improvement needed in many areas for Tar Heels

SoCon train makes last stop
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Tigers stalking Cavs
-It's not just a game
-Sixth player charged in theft at USC stadium

From Columbia (SC) The State
-Sixth USC player charged
-Toothless Tigers out for revenge

News about Former ECU Coach and current USC AD from Columbia (SC) The State (from 01.19.05)
-McGee to retire
-McGee fought for university, Coble says
-Holtz hire secures McGee’s legacy
-A man for many seasons
-This lame duck must swim
-Glory days, they passed him by
-Mike McGee- Month by month

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Deacs need frontcourt production
-N.C. State's Bennerman out
-Rapid-fire remarks on college hoops

Seahawks will play it straight against top team
Wilmington Star News

January 21, 2005

From the Charlotte Observer
-Judge- Arrest UNC player
-Theft at USC leads to charges

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Kay Yow returns to N.C. State sidelines
-Arrest order issued for former UNC linebacker
-Schedule stiffens for Heels; BC added to ACC mix
-Tar Heels get surprise visitor

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-Prosser defends Downey's gesture
-ACC Notebook

Prosser goes where everybody knows his name
Greensboro News-Record

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Six charged in thefts
-USC opener on ESPN
-Tigers must rise in fall

From Columbia (SC) The State
-THE PLAYERS, THE CHARGES
-Spurrier era starts on ESPN
-Early portion of schedule not for slow starters

From the Anderson Independent
-University police arrest five Gamecocks
-A fire for life
-Hokies keep hope alive
-Wild Tar Heels rack up style points, not baskets

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
-Six USC players face larceny charges
-Gilliam will get his chance
-Clemson schedule tough again

Notebook- Duke-UNC battle might have been more of a classic
Fayetteville Observer

January 19-20, 2005

From YAHOO! Sports
-Virginia Tech 72, N. Carolina St. 71
-No. 6 North Carolina 77, Clemson 58
-No. 4 Duke 92, Miami 83
-Davidson 80, Western Carolina 57
-N.C.-Wilmington 54, William & Mary 49
-Winthrop 65, Birmingham-Southern 57
-Florida St. 91, No. 3 Wake Forest 83, OT

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-Two suspended UNC players return to class
-Knotts resigns from Blue Devils
-Williams, Duke too hot to handle
-Virginia Tech 72, N. Carolina St. 71
-UNC gets back on track with ugly win
-NHL Labor Talks End With No Progress Made

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Pack lets it slip away
-Tar Heels finally pull away
-Williams' 30 help Duke clip Miami
-Arena operator may sweeten bid
-No end in sight to NHL lockout
-Yow will coach Pack tonight
-Knotts leaves Duke to return to preps

Knotts gets independence ... from Duke
Charlotte Observer

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-WFU will try to rebound from loss to FSU at No. 20 Cincinnati
-Easy Now- WFU, UNC can't give in to depression
-'Noles upset Deacs

From the Greensboro News-Record
-Deacs' free-throw shooting success a mystery
-Wolfpack can't fake out Hokies
-Play ground- Grant adjusts to Pack's system
-Rare miss upsets Deacons

From the Greensboro News-Record
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5 USC players arrested for equipment theft
-Up In Arms
-Tanner- 2007 ‘realistic’ for new stadium
-For now, Tanner focused on diamond
-Heels better by half

January 18, 2005

From the Durham Herald Journal
-Duke's Randolph battles back
-Duke great? Not yet, but who knows
-Baker joins Pack's growing list of backs; Heels add versatile Hardesty

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-Deacs want no Tallahassee rerun
-Hurting- Elon's hopes have been dashed again

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Nelson chillin' at Duke
-Pack adds Crouch, Wright
-Hardesty chooses Tar Heels

They're rivals now
New Bern Sun Journal

Randolph’s alone time with mono
Greensboro News-Record

Adjustments take time
Greenville (SC) News

Advice to networks- Just show the game
Columbia (SC) The State

From the Fayetteville Observer
-Crouch commits to State
-Duke, North Carolina mop up with November catches

January 17, 2005

Kinsey's late saves sparks USC
Anderson Independent

From the Durham Herald Journal
-'Big Three' dominate in Duke's win over Virginia
-Duke survives scare to dominate Virginia once again
-Wolfpack rebounds with big victory

Once subtle, Wake now as quiet as mascot's motorcycle
Greensboro News-Record

From the Winston-Salem Journal
-Deacons say they'll put big win in past, get ready for Seminoles
-Devils top Cavaliers as Redick scores 28
-Pack gets on track

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Victory sweet for Pack
-Free throws pay off
-Hodge does the little things
-Dukes defense dominates

Seahawks can keep opponents guessing
Wilmington Star-News

 

January 23, 2005

49ers Knock Off No. 25 Marquette, 76-66
charlotte49ers.com

From the Charlotte Observer
-49ers rebound
-Deacons bounce back in big way

Charlotte 76, MU 66- Rebounds hurt
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Bearcats Fall To Wake Forest, 74-70
ucbearcats.com

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-Talent half-empty, grit half-full
-Upset shot bounces away from Bearcats

'Big E', Paul lead Deacs by Bearcats
Greensboro News-Record

Deacons prevail
Winston-Salem Journal

USM, Eustachy get 'needed' win
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

TU falls short against USM
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Bulls Stumble In `Worst Effort'
Tampa Tribune

Cougar men claim rare road win
Houston Chronicle

Bouncing back
Birmingham News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Blazers hang on, despite Tiger tries
-U of M Postgame

Stingy defense lifts Billikens over TCU
St Louis Post Dispatch

Zone defense leaves Frogs out in the cold
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

From the Dallas Morning News
-TCU men fall
-Mustangs don't have final answer in 58-57 loss

Late surge lifts Cards
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader

Code Red- George gives Cards a jolt
Louisville Courier-Journal

Miners survive Spartans, 69-65
El Paso Times

Flashes extend Herd’s misery
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

January 22, 2005

UC wants to slow dance today
Cincinnati Enquirer

Different Goals, Different Game for Greensboro's Eric Hicks
Greensboro News-Record

Prosser sees different Huggins
Winston-Salem Journal

From the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
-No time for MU to agonize
-Preview- Marquette vs. Charlotte 49ers

From the Charlotte Observer
-49ers out to slow down Marquette's Diener
-Marquette's Diener can't stand losing

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-No U of M pressure, says alleged victim
-By any name, UAB guard a 3-pt. threat
-Tigers vs. UAB
-Speedster eager for Tiger role

Eagles keep up fight for 1st C-USA victory
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

USM hosts Tulane
Hattiesburg AMerican

No 'woe is me'
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader

U of L upbeat minus Myles
Louisville Courier-Journal

From the St Louis Post Dispatch
-Soderberg sticks with basics to keep Billikens competitive
-Today's game

GAMEDAY
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

15 wins isn't enough?
El Paso Times

From the Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
-13 prospects descend on Marshall this weekend
-Getting over the ‘hump’

No go for WVU, Marshall
Charleston (WV) Gazette

January 21, 2005

DePaul definitely on rebound
Chicago Sun-Times

Demons hit heights
Chicago Tribune

DePaul 85, MU 72- Too physical
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

USM to play Bama, McNeese, N.C. State in upcoming season
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Bearcats Tackle No. 3 Wake Forest
ucbearcats.com

UC vs. Wake Forest Preview
Bearcatnews.com

Myles expected to miss Tennessee game with broken thumb
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader

From the Louisville Courier-Journal
-On the mark
-Myles not expected in lineup tomorrow

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Accuser has Hunt on audio
-Five questions with Joe Luckey Director of Athletic Academic Services
-Norcross teammates are planning U of M visit

Murry misses practice with sprained ankle
Dallas Morning News

From the Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
-WVU matchup remains unlikely
-Prized QB picks Marshall
-Herd staying focused, loose

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
-Herd gets third QB commitment
-MU-Hokies date moved

Miners avoid wipeout
El Paso Times

Sloppy Knights fall 73-61
Orlando Sentinel

January 19-20, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-Men's Basketball Notebook
-Women's Basketball Notebook
-Tulane A Unanimous Preseason Baseball Favorite

From YAHOO! Sports
-Louisville- Ellis Myles Fractures Thumb
-Charlotte- Mitchell Baldwin Dislocates Shoulder
-Cincinnati F Mike Pilgrim transfers to Seton Hall
-TULANE 76, UAB 73
-No. 14 Louisville 92, East Carolina 41
-Saint Louis 65, Southern Miss 63
-TCU 58, Houston 51
-Memphis 73, South Florida 67
-No. 20 Cincinnati 80, Charlotte 58

From the Cincinnati Post
-The sweet sound of swish
-Bearcats bounce back

Williams busts out to boost Bearcats
Cincinnati Enquirer

Bearcats keep 49ers under radar
Charlotte Observer

Freshman guard propels Tulane to C-USA win
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Green Wave beats buzzer, Blazers
Birmingham News

Big Easy proves queasy for UAB
Birmingham Post-Herald

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Hunt returns to the lineup for Tigers
-Sound foul shooting sparks Tiger victory
-U of M Postgame
-Clearing of Hunt inspires disbelief
-Wideout commits to Tigers
-New era to begin for Tigers

From the Tampa Tribune
-
Fight Of His Life
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Bulls Fall Short Against Memphis

Familiar defeat, familiar feelings
St Petersburg Times

From the Houston Chronicle
-Cougars stumble as TCU steals one
-UH Notebook- NCAA events bid made

Ailing guard arrives late, provides remedy for Frogs
Ft Worth Star Telegram

TCU men handle Houston, 58-51
Dallas Morning News

Saint Louis breaks USM's heart
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

USM misses last shot, Saint Louis doesn't
Hattiesburg American

Bryant shot in last seconds gives Billikens road win
St Louis Post-Dispatch

Novak getting blank screens
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

From the Orlando Sentinel
-UCF wants out of West Virginia game
-UCF gets 7 road football games

January 18, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-Women's Basketball Notebook
-Men's Basketball Notebook

Around Conference USA
USA Today

Lutz enjoys tough Cincinnati trips
Charlotte Observer

Upset of UAB just latest for hot 49ers
Birmingham News

Lutz, Charlotte looking for a big finish at UC
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-Charlotte faces tough road tests
-Go figure
-CUSA Players of the week
-McNelis greeted by Tiger two-step

Houston's Penders back to his old state
Dallas Morning News

USM offensive coordinator Johnson accepts challenge
Hattiesburg American

Clarksdale duo commits to USM
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

UH Notebook- De Randamie hopes to be part of solution
Houston Chronicle

White runs route to Mobile
Mobile Register

From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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C-USA- Memphis’ Banks out for season
-Marquette adds seat charge
-MU, UW ranked in both polls

From the El Paso Times
-Miners try to regroup from first WAC loss
-All-star running back commits to UTEP

Herd recruits ready to make an impact
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

January 17, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-Women's Basketball Weekend Recap
-Men's Basketball Weekend Recap

Paying for bad planning
Memphis Commercial Appeal

USF's Improvement Impresses Marquette
Tampa Tribune

Women: NCAA block record rocked
USA Today

From the Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
-Marshall’s record deceiving
-Herd gets three more commitments

UTEP transfer keeps shooting
El Paso Times