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May 29, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Nuggets: Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.29
— Grambling loses control over its famous 'G' logo
— MWC sanctions Lubick over scheduling remarks
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C-USA Tournament brackets, scores & schedule

Two Pirates Qualify For 2005 NCAA Outdoor Track National Championships
ecupirates.com

ECU pair advance to NCAA Track Championships
Greenville Daily Reflector

Aiming high
New Bern Sun-Journal

May 28, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Box Score: Houston 6, ECU 4 - 05.28
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.28
— Calipari spurns approach by Cleveland Cavaliers
— 'Voice' rallying cycles to support School for Deaf
—
C-USA Tournament brackets, scores & schedule

From ecupirates.com
-Pirates Eliminated From C-USA Tournament With A 6-4 Loss To Houston
-Cotto, Henderson Advance To Track Regional Finals

Holland goes to work changing East Carolina's fortunes
Gainesville (FL) Sun (AP)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-ECU track competes at regional
-Pirates now have to play waiting game

Cougars trap East Carolina in C-USA tournament
Houston Chronicle

Cougars bounce Pirates from tourney
Kinston Free Press

Kingsbury, Coogs send Pirates home
Jackson Clarion Ledger

Baseball Advances to C-USA Tournament Semifinals
uhcougars.com

Houston ousts ECU baseball from tourney
Raleigh News & Observer

Kingsbury, Coogs send Pirates home
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

May 27, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Denny O'Brien: Pirate Notebook No. 242 - 05.27
— Garrard worthy of first-ballot induction
-Box Score:
Tulane 16, ECU 3 (7) - 05.27
Today's Live Streams: ECU vs. Houston - 4 PM - 05.27
     -Livestats | ECU Audio Feeds
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.27
— Herrion lands head job in familiar territory
— Football coaches relent on disclosing final ballot
—
C-USA Tournament brackets, scores & schedule
WTSB: Taylor Zarzour with guest Skip Holtz - 05.27

From ecupirates.com
-Tulane Wins Convincingly In Seven Innings Over ECU, 16-3
-ECU Track Ready For NCAA East Regional

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-ECU track athletes bound for a regional
-Herrion lands head coaching job
-Tidal wave

Tulane buries East Carolina
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Baseball Rolls Past East Carolina In C-USA Tournament, 16-3
tulanegreenwave.com

Wave hits sweet 16 versus Pirates
New Orleans Times Picayune

Top-seeded Tulane rolls past Pirates
Kinston Free Press

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Tulane trounces Pirates
-Herrion leaves Hogs

From the The Union Leader (NH)
-Herrion accepts UNH hoops job
-A proven winner, Herrion returns to America East

It's Official- Herrion To UNH
razorbackcentral.com

May 26, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Bethany Bradsher: The Bradsher Beat - 05.26
— A day in the life
-Box Score: ECU 6, Houston 5
- 05.26
Today's Live Streams: ECU vs. Tulane - 5 PM - 05.26
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.26
— C-USA Tournament brackets, scores & schedule
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'Cock-n-Fire' guru wows 'em in Gamecock Land
WNCT: Talk of the Town - 05.26
WGHB: Live @ 5 - 05.26
WGHB: Press Box - 05.26

From ecupirates.com
-Cavanaugh Lifts Pirates Over Cougars With Ninth Inning Homer
-Second Annual "Ride With the Voice" Set For August 20

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Dramatic opener
- Cavanaugh gains strength by wearing uniform No. 23
-ECU men add two recruits for next basketball season
-Sheerer named interim vice chancellor for advancement

From the Houston Chronicle
-East Carolina defeats Houston in C-USA tourney
-E. Carolina trips UH 6-5

East Carolina wins first game of Conference USA tournament
Kinston Free Press

Cavanaugh's blast lifts Pirates
Washington (NC) Daily News

East Carolina wins tournament opener
Hattiesburg American

Cavanaugh, ECU walk off with win
Raleigh News & Observer

UH Baseball Falls in C-USA Tournament First Round to East Carolina
collegesports.com

Is Blackbeard's secret set to surface?
Scotsman (UK)

May 25, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Brian Bailey: From the Anchor Desk - 05.25
— Big stakes ride on Pirates' pitching
Today's Live Streams: ECU vs. Houston - 10 AM - 05.25
     -Livestats | ECU Audio Feeds | UH Audio Feed
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.25
— ECU lands 6 on Wave-flavored all-league team
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A&M dumps baseball coach after 800-plus wins
WNCT: Talk of the Town - 05.24
WGHB: Live @ 5 - 05.25

From ecupirates.com
-Fourth-Seeded ECU Faces Houston In First Round of C-USA Tournament
-Cavanaugh and Brooks Headline Six Pirates On All-Conference Teams

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-Pirates' pitching to be put to the test in C-USA tournament
-Pirates get all-conference honors

On the Bubble
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirates land two on all-C-USA team
Kinston Free Press

Baseball Opens C-USA Tournament at 9 am (cst), Wednesday
collegesports.com

C-USA baseball tournament
Raleigh News & Observer

Herrion Still Mulling New Hampshire Offer
Razorback Central

Knock on Wood- Arkansas deserves a quick decision from Herrion
Northwest Arkansas Times

May 24, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Denny O'Brien: College Notebook No. 9 - 05.24
— After further review, replay bad for C-USA
-Nuggets: Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.24
— Report: New Hampshire job offered to Herrion
— Historic Reynolds Coliseum damaged by fire
—
Baseball America & Collegiate Baseball Polls
WNCT: Talk of the Town - 05.24
WNCT: Sports Verdict - 05.24
WGHB: Live @ 5 - 05.24
WGHB: Sportsline - 05.24

Simms lives out a dream Saturday
Greenville Daily Reflector

Softball Adds Two Signees For Next Season
ecupirates.com

Herrion a white knight for 'Cats
Concord (NH) Monitor

UNH Notebook- If Herrion turns down job, local favorites deserve a ...
The Union Leader (NH)

May 23, 2005

From Bonesville.net
-Henry Hinton: Henry's Highlights - 05.23
— Only one known cure for sparse TV slate
-Nuggets:
Notes from ECU, C-USA and beyond - 05.23
— Former Cougar stars in 'Longest Yard' remake
— C-USA Tournament brackets/schedule & final standings

Sherman takes his place in Hall
Greenville Daily Reflector

The Road Back- Hill's injury only a distant memory
Winston Salem Journal

New Razorback assistant courted by New Hampshire
CNN/SI

Herrion Reportedly Mulling UNH Offer
Razorback Central

Steroid policies
Raleigh News & Observer

 

May 29, 2005

From the Anderson Independent Mail
-Cavaliers end Tiger's run
-Leggett mum on Storrer's shot

Virginia holds off Clemson
Spartanburg Herald Journal

Furman claims SoCon tournament title
Greenville (SC) News

In search of bats, USC hits the road
Columbia (SC) The State

UNCW anticipating NCAA regional bid
Wilmington Star-News

Duke one step from lax crown
Raleigh News & Observer

Kyle Busch Wins Carquest 300 at Lowe's
Durham Herald Sun

From the Charlotte Observer
-Wake Forest has a shot at best '06 class
-Me vs. Anna- Not a pretty sight
-Speeds are better, racing might not be
-Indy chasing NASCAR's popularity

Atwater, former star back at ASU, is arrested
Winston Salem Journal

May 28, 2005

From the Anderson Independent Mail
-Driver's seat full of responsibilities for Carr
-Tigers survive- Wolfpack rally to make ninth inning interesting

UNCW: Wait 'til next year
Wilmington Star-News

Hoping to make the grade, Sutton heading to Hargrave
Durham Herald Sun

From the Spartanburg Herald Journal
-Rohrbaugh keeps Tigers in ACC hunt
-USC wilts on Adkins'diet
-Paladins earn shot at title

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Harbin's home carries Tigers past Pack
-Furman moves another step closer to title
-Vols shut down Gamecocks

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-USC gets whiff of reality
-Narrow victory leaves Tigers semi-satisfied
-Tanner on list for A&M job

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Pack's rally falls short
-Seminoles send Deacs packing

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Wolfpack, Deacons both lose in ACC Tournament
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Fast LMS racetrack is worrying some drivers for Sunday's Coca-Cola 600

May 27, 2005

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Wake Forest bounces UNC
-Duke hopes to hire coach within a month
-Cavaliers dominate Pack/ACC
-App. State invites Sandler to a game
-Top hoops recruits hit Triangle
-NHL talks end; more planned

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Mowed down
-Tigers raze a bit more 'Cane
-Newberry needs a new nickname
-Clemson optimistic about hosting regional
-Duke job intrigues USC assistant Toman
-Charleston, Citadel keep hopes alive
-ESPN has selection of regional bids, sites covered
-NASCAR: Newman takes pole, sets record

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Tigers send 'Canes packing
-Paladins upset Elon
-Miss. State cools off USC bats

From the Spartanburg Herald Journal
-Tigers bump 'Canes
-Sloppy showing costs Gamecocks

Leggett leaves regional decision up to others
Anderson Independent Mail

A bump in the road
Wilmington Star-News

49ers commitment sold on college, but ...
Charlotte Observer

Gibbons tourney gives fans a glimpse of the future
Durham Herald Sun

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons eliminate wild Tar Heels
-Ex-Mountaineer has movie career
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Going Hollywood- Apps get tackled for loss in The Longest Yard
-Sunshine- Pinehurst is hoping for plenty of heat

May 26, 2005

From the Greenville (SC) News
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Furman stuns top-seed Charleston
-Gamecocks overpower Vols in first round
-Tigers stumble in ACC Tournament
-Summers plans to forgo college football

From the Durham Herald Sun
-Hillier resigns as Duke baseball coach
-No shortage of interest in Duke baseball job
-Ellington announces commitment to UNC

From the Spartanburg Herald Journal
-Tigers fall into losers' bracket
-Gamecocks rout Vols

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-USC flushes ace-less Vols
-Virginia steals Clemson’s mojo

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Noles edge Tar Heels in 12th
-Brackman pitches Pack past Canes
-Williams says things look 'scary'
-Hillier out as Duke coach
-Cavaliers cool off Clemson
-Game will cost extra

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Brackman helps State top Miami
-Blazing Biffle sets sights on pole
-Gibbons says his AAU tournament 'loaded'

’Hawks shame Pride
Wilmington Star News

May 25, 2005

From the Spartanburg Herald Journal
-A Taylor-made Tiger
-Academics bring down Terriers' Johnson
-It's all cinema for USC's Pearce

From the Greensboro News-Record
-Elon plans 2006 football meeting with Wake Forest
-UNCG star pitcher taking nothing for granted

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Tigers enter tournament in No. 2 spot
-Gamecocks hope to win SEC title
-Paladins take aim at No. 1 Cougars

From the Anderson Independent Mail
-A capsule look at the SEC Tournament
-Gamecocks' sweep of Wildcats could prove vital
-CAPSULE LOOK AT THE ACC TOURNAMENT

From the Columbia (SC) The State
-Will Ford enter Ring
?
-Summers will focus on NFL
-Stadium, Chants ready to go

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Duke's Smith fails in U.S. Open bid
-ACC baseball tournament

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Deacons advance in tournament
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Bobcats drop to fifth in lottery, damaging their chances of getting Paul

From the Charlotte Observer
-Cats' worst case almost comes true
-Earnhardt Jr. gets new crew chief in Hmiel

From the Wilmington Star News
-Pitching depth key to winning CAA tournament
-Scalf named CAA Coach of the Year

May 24, 2005

From the Durham Herald Sun
-N.C. State coliseum catches fire after explosion
-Heels get top guard
-Former Nebraska QB will transfer to UNC

From the Winston Salem Journal
-Rembielak, Deacs eager to start ACC Tournament play
-Paul gets four-year shoe deal
-Separate but Equal- Indy 500, Coca-Cola 600 are great races for different audiences

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
-Gamecocks hold out hope of being a host
-Leggett's Tigers on fire

Gamecocks get break in opening round
Anderson Independent Mail

USC, Clemson adept at playing confidence game; USC, Clemson seek confidence in different ways
Columbia (SC) The State

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Odom releases recruit from letter of intent
-Gamecocks won't face Tennessee ace in opener
-Former Tennessee QB considers Clemson

From the Wilmington Star-News
-UNCW possible spot for Bobcats training camp
-CAA baseball tournament starts Wednesday

Bobcats bank on luck of the lottery draw
Charlotte Observer

Duke, UNC off to fast starts for 2006 class
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-Fresh start for ACC teams
-Ellington may pick Tar Heels
-QB Dailey to transfer to UNC

May 23, 2005

Pack's Brackman a rare commodity
Durham Herald Sun

Inspiration- Portnoy, walk-on catcher for Deacons, leads by example with his perseverance
Winston Salem Journal

From Columbia (SC) The State
-Coastal secures top seed
-Fantastic finish
-Irish, Tigers vie for Illinois defensive end

From the Greenville (SC) News
-Hempy's return sparks Gamecocks
-Paladins sweep baseball series
-Former Paladins keep NFL dreams alive

Tigers to face Virginia
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

 

May 29, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-DePaul Punches Ticket For Oklahoma City and NCAA Softball World Series
-TCU and Tulane Advance to C-USA Baseball Championship Game

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-TCU outslugs arm-weary USM 13-7
-Southard belts 3 HRs in Tulane's blowout victory

Southard, Tulane blast UH in C-USA semifinal
Houston Chronicle

Baseball Powers Past Houston, 10-1, In Conference USA Semifinal
tulanegreenwave.com

SOUTHARD COMFORT
New Orleans Times Picayune

TCU one victory from title
Dallas Morning News

From the Ft Worth Star Telegram
-Pressure doesn't get to Frogs in semifinal win
-TCU advances by turning pressure into positive

From the Hattiesburg American
-Eagles fall in tournament
-USM exits tournament

From the Biloxi Sun-Herald
-Golden Eagles fall to TCU
-Griffin gets back on the field for Eagles

Sound off- The U of M should give up its Big East dreams
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Marshall coach prefers C-USA replay
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

MU, WVU tickets at a premium
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

May 28, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-C-USA Baseball Tournament - Day Three
-C-USA Baseball Tournament Television Information
-DePaul One Win Away From NCAA Softball World Series

Tiger AD Johnson hospitalized
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Houston Chronicle
-No. 2 Tulane awaits Cougars
-Calipari rejects Cavs

Owen throttles South Florida, keeps USM alive
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger

Victory keeps Eagles alive in tournament
Hattiesburg American

Eagles strike early, often
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Frogs give glimpses of big things
Ft Worth Star Telegram

TCU wins again in C-USA tournament
Dallas Morning News

Southern Miss Ousts USF From C-USA Tourney
Tampa Tribune

Ironton RB commits to Marshall
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch

May 27, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-C-USA Baseball Tournament - Day Two
-TCU Doubles Tandem Cruise to Semifinals of NCAA Women's Tennis Championship

From the Hattiesburg American
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Tulane wins, advances to Saturday
-Southern Miss loses in second round
-South Florida, Houston advance

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Broadway, TCU shut down USM in 8-0 victory
-Tulane pounds ECU; USF, Houston winners

Blazers blow big lead, season ends
Birmingham News

U of L eliminated in C-USA baseball
Louisville Courier-Journal

Hancock, UH down UAB
Houston Chronicle

Baseball Advances at C-USA Tournament with Win over UAB
uhcougars.com

USF Routs Louisville To Stay Alive At C-USA
Tampa Tribune

TCU blanks USM
Biloxi Sun-Herald

TCU wins again in C-USA tournament
Dallas Morning News

National: Notre Dame vows to help Big East in football
Charleston (WV) Gazette

May 26, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-C-USA Baseball Tournament - Day One
-TCU's Broadway Named Second Team All-American by Sports Weekly
-13 C-USA Schools To Be Represented At NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Regional Championships
-UAB's Anderson Promotes Zimmerman, Cleveland

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-Five-run fifth carries Green Wave past UAB
-
Green Wave successfully protecting its bull's-eye

From collegesports.com
-Cardinal Nine Drops Tourney Opener 4-2
-Sam Demel Leads Frogs To 4-2 Win Over Louisville
-UAB Drops C-USA Tournament Opener To No.1 Tulane, 8-6

From the Hattiesburg American
-TCU beats Louisville in the first round of the C-USA Tournament
-Tulane wins C-USA Tournament opener
-Southern Miss wins in tournament
-Pete Taylor Park provides ideal venue for C-USA tourney
-Tourney expected to boost economy

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Eagles, Caire fend off Bulls 5-3
-C-USA roundup
-C-USA notebook

From the Louisville Courier-Journal
-Cards fall 4-2 in C-USA tourney
-Two years later, Wade vs. Gaines is no contest

From the Biloxi Sun-Herald
-Tulane revs past Blazers
-Golden Eagles best Bulls
-Dickerson- 'We have to set bar high

TCU wins first-round game, 4-2
Dallas Morning News

Freshman pitches TCU to win
Ft Worth Star Telegram

Pair of transfers considering UTEP
El Paso Times

May 25, 2005

2005 Conference USA Baseball Tournament Page
southernmiss.com

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Tulane sits atop 'pretty even' field
-Best boosts USM's bullpen with underhanded style
-Five USM players make All-C-USA team

Southern Miss set to host Conference-USA baseball tournament
Pascagoula Mississippi Press

Hub City ready to host C-USA tourney
Hattiesburg American

Green Wave ready for UAB
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Inaction only problem for Tulane's relievers
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-Inaction only problem for Tulane's relievers
-Green Wave rakes in C-USA awards

C-USA favorites TCU, Tulane have strong ties to Green Wave
Team4News.com

Blazers face stiff task in No.1 Green Wave
Birmingham News

USF Baseball Tries To Burst Bubbles
Tampa Tribune

TCU ace commands attention
Ft Worth Star Telegram

From conferenceusa.com
-Tulane Headlines 2005 Conference USA Baseball Awards
-Softball Notebook

UH puts 2 starters on top team
Houston Chronicle

UTEP's Kimble granted eligibility
El Paso Times

UC athletic dept. put on notice
Cincinnati Enquirer

May 24, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-Baseball Notebook
-C-USA Announces Baseball All-Decade Awards
-Horned Frogs Notch Two Victories At NCAA Singles Championship

From the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
-Eagles' nest cozy
-Tulane sits atop 'pretty even' field

Southern Miss officials step up tourney plans
Hattiesburg American

FLAWLESS
Biloxi Sun-Herald

Wave adds assistant from Southeastern
New Orleans Times Picayune

Miners sign power forward
El Paso Times

Blazers add 2006 trip to Georgia
Birmingham News

From conferenceusa.com
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MU pares nickname choices to 10
-Lame name roll call

May 23, 2005

From conferenceusa.com
-DePaul Advances To NCAA Softball Super Regional, USF Falls To Bethune-Cookman In Final
-May 22 Baseball Players of the Week

UAB Baseball Team Faces Top Seed Tulane In C-USA Tournament
uabsports.com

WVU vs. Herd- sorry not everyone's pleased
Charleston (WV) Gazette