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Carolinas/Region

Conference USA

February 28, 2011
Floral Design Day
National Tooth Fairy Day
St. Oswald of Worcester Feast Day

From Bonesville.net
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O'Brien: Pressing questions entering spring camp
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BVL Box Score: East Carolina 4, Virginia 3

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Tops 10th-Ranked UVa, 4-3
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Pirates Outlast Marshall, 48-44
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Pirates Defeat Campbell 6-0
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ECU Tied For Eighth At Kinderlou
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ECU In Second-Place At Seahawk Invitational
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Memphis Slips Past ECU, 4-3

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Senior Day survival
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Pirates ride Wright's arm to victory
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Paisley records 1000th career strikeout
Keith LeClair biography at Sheppard
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ECU Notes- 50-year career honored

ECU v. UVA Game 3 - Sunday February 27, 2011
WNCT

Pirates top No. 13 Cavs in baseball
Raleigh News & Observer

Four-Run Second Inning Lifts ECU to 4-3 Win over No. 10 Cavaliers
virginiasports.com

Virginia loses to ECU, 4-3
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Cavs take two of three
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

East Carolina wins series finale at Virginia
College Baseball Insider

Pirates sink Marshall women
MU The Parthenon

The Josh Pastner Show- February 27th, 2011
  Preview of the tigers games for next week, which include a road trip to East Carolina, and the home finale with Tulane.
myfoxmemphis.com

February 27, 2011
Academy Awards
Orthodox Meatfare Sunday (Christian Orthodox)

From Bonesville.net
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BVL: Pirates clip Owls, close in on winning season
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BVL Box Score: Virginia 4, East Carolina 3

From ecupirates.com
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Three-Ball Helps ECU Knock Out Rice
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ECU Rolls With 9-0, 8-0 Wins
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ECU Drops Game Two To UVa, 4-3
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ECU Sweeps Women's Tennis Doubleheader
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Pirate Men's Tennis Defeats Richmond, 4-2

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates pepper Owls from the perimeter
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ECU baseball drops second straight to Cavs
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Spivey's magic touch

East Carolina buries 14 treys to beat Rice men 71-68
Houston Chronicle

East Carolina 71, Rice 68
ESPN (AP)

Recap- Rice vs. East Carolina
Myrtle Beach Sun News (Sports Network)

No. 10 Cavaliers Pull Out 4-3 Win over East Carolina
virginiasports.com

Rice, Hawai'i Win Conference USA
CollegeSwimming.com

Hofstra softball fights through ECU tournament
Hofstra University Hofstra Chronicle

February 26, 2011
For Pete's Sake Day
International Sword Swallowers Day
Open That Bottle Night
Anniversary - Grand Canyon National Park
Birthday - Buffalo Bill (frontiersman)
Birthday - Johnny Cash (singer)
Birthday - Levi Strauss' Birthday (jeans)

BVL Box Score: Virginia 10, East Carolina 1
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Visits Rice In Season's Only Meeting
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Butts Wins Conference USA High Jump Title
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Attila Kiraly Claims C-USA Men's 400 IM Title
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Lady Pirates Come Back To Top Towson 6-5
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No. 10 Virginia Rolls Past ECU, 10-1
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Baseball Gameday Central
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Furman Halts Lady Pirates' Win Streak, 5-2
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Men's Tennis Dismisses The Citadel, 5-2

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates take on Rice in Houston
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Cavs rough up East Carolina in opener
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ROUNDUP- ECU softball comes back to beat Towson
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ECU to purchase Stratford Arms

UVA rolls over East Carolina in Series Opener
W
NCT

No. 10 Virginia rolls past ECU
Kinston Free Press

Hultzen, No. 10 Cavaliers Roll Past East Carolina, 10-1
virginiasports.com

Cavs crush Pirates in series opener
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Hultzen Leads with Arm and Bat as #10 Cavaliers Rout East Carolina 10-1
NBC 29 News

ECU Chancellor Warns Students Not To Be Abusive To Visitors
WITN

C-USA Offer For S Ronald Geohaghan
  "I just got an offer from East Carolina. Coach Clay McGuire offered me"
scout.com

February 25, 2011
Pistol Patent Day

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: Sweep confirmed potential
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Myatt: Emotions high for UTEP

From ecupirates.com
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A Message To The ECU Student Body
  The actions of a few have once again tarnished the hard work accomplished by so many people

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Lady Pirates Turn Back Tulsa, 65-55
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Jenna Stewart Wins 50 Free Title
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Baseball Gameday Central
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ECU-UVA Opener Pushed Back
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East Carolina Rolls Past Presbyterian, 7-0

From the Washington Daily News
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Test time for ECU
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Belhaven welcomes Packer’s Wilson

TU women fall at East Carolina
Tulsa World

From virginiasports.com
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No. 10 Cavaliers Welcome East Carolina for Three-Game Series
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Friday Virginia-ECU Baseball Game Moved to 5 p.m. Start

Pirates visit No. 10 UVa
Jacksonville Daily News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Top-10 Cavs await ECU (sub req'd)
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Seniors lead Pirates past Hurricane
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C-USA reprimands Floyd for outburst

UTEP Coach Floyd Reprimanded By Conference
WITN

Cavs ready to start series with ECU
Charlottesville Daily Progress

ECU @ Virginia Series Preview
PaintItPurple.net

Preview- Wild weekend ahead
perfectgame.org

Pirates Shutdown Miners
The East Carolinian

NFL QB David Garrard visits with NC National Guard
WLOS

February 24, 2011
Gregorian Calendar Day
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
National Chili Day
National Personal Chef Day

Pirates keep UTEP out of first-place
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Take Down UTEP, 83-76
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Lady Pirates Return Home To Face Tulsa

Women's college basketball- TU at East Carolina
Tulsa World

Abrams Scores 25, East Carolina Beats UTEP 83-76
WITN

From WNCT
Pirates Slip by UTEP for 6th League Win
Belhaven welcomes Wilson home following Super Bowl win

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates dig out a win
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Red Cross drive seeks heroes
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Belhaven welcomes back hometown hero Wilson (sub req'd)

Emotions high as Pirates hold off UTEP
Kinston Free Press

Jury still out on new bats
Raleigh News & Observer

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP men's basketball teched off- 5 technicals, 2 ejections, 1 loss
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Miners' "ultra-mind-game plan" doesn't work

Floyd, Johnson Ejected From Miners Loss at East Carolina
KTSM News Channel 9

Recap- East Carolina vs. Texas-El Paso
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

East Carolina 83, UTEP 76
ESPN (AP)

Keeping Up With Bracy
  Bracy also has great relationship with East Carolina's special teams staff assistant Ryan Dougherty. “He was our special teams coach,” he said. “He was a kicker at East Carolina and ...
superprep.com (sub req'd)

From the Bleacher Report
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David Vs. Goliath- The Top Ten Non-BCS Vs. BCS Matchups Of 2011
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More Than One Ugly Duckling- Oregon and The 20 Worst College Football Uniforms

February 23, 2011
Curling Is Cool Day
Inconvenience Yourself Day
Iwo Jima Day

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Look To End Slide Against UTEP
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Pennsylvania Hall of Fame To Induct Connors

ECU looks to end skid
Jacksonville Daily News

From the Washington Daily News
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ECU looks to snap skid
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Belhaven to honor Packers' CJ Wilson

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU still in search of sixth C-USA win
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Pirates make adjustments at plate
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Former Conley star lifts ECU softball
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Former diamond athletes switch to javelin (sub req'd)

Pirates Set To Host UTEP Wednesday
WNCT

UTEP with a quick turnaround at East Carolina Wednesday
KTSM News Channel 9

UTEP men's basketball- After home loss, Miners need win at E. Carolina
El Paso Times

Miners Seeking Bounce-Back Effort at East Carolina
utepathletics.com

NFL scouting combine will feature 30 players from Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Local players make Jordan Brand Classic all-star game
Charlotte Observer

'Today' gives paralyzed Beach native a home makeover
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

Knightdale bride paralyzed before wedding
WRAL

Greenville police charge son with killing father
Raleigh News & Observer

Are pirates too glorified in our culture?
Chicago Sun-Times

February 22, 2011
Single-Tasking Day
Spay Day
Birthday - President George Washington (1st President)

From Bonesville.net
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Bailey: Defense emerges as a plus for Pirates
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BVL: Weekly College Baseball Polls

From ecupirates.com
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Riggs Leads Pirates To 5-4 Win
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Lady Pirates Hold Off Campbell, 4-3
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East Carolina Baseball Notebook (Weekly Recap)
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Women's Hoops Sets Dates For Team Camp

Pirates complete sweep of Penguins
Washington Daily News

From the East Carolinian
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Lady Pirates in search of NCAA bid
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Third-straight loss for men’s hoops
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Pirate nine sweep season opener
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Softball Holds off Hofstra

From WNCT
Pirates Slip by Hofstra in Softball
Pirates Complete Sweep Of Penguins, 10-0 Pirate Hurlers Record Second-Straight Shutout
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Connors to Speak at Greater Greenville Sports Club Luncheon

Top 25 Chat- Feb. 21
Baseball America

February 21, 2011
President's Day (US)
UN International Mother Language Day
Anniversary - Washington Monument Dedication

From Bonesville.net
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Batten: Arizona Western star fits just right at ECU
-BVL Box Score
: East Carolina 10, Youngstown State 0

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Complete Sweep Of Penguins, 10-0
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East Carolina Softball Calms Red Storm With 8-0 Win
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Pirates Stopped At UCF, 69-52
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ECU Tennis Rallies Past Appalachian State
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ECU Women's Tennis Aces Barton, 7-0

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates finish sweep of Penguins
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ECU women drop third straight on the road

Pirates complete season-opening sweep
Kinston Free Press

Middle Innings Hurt Penguins as ECU Finishes Series Sweep
Youngstown State Athletics

Next Level- Baldwin Heads Back to Spring Training
Southern Pines Pilot

February 20, 2011
Hoodie-Hoo Day (Northern Hemisphere)
Pisces Begins
UN World Day for Social Justice
Anniversary - Closest Approach of a Comet to Earth

From Bonesville.net
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Box Score: East Carolina 1, Youngstown State 0
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Flowers, Golden Eagles overpower Pirates

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Earn Saturday Sweep
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Softball Live Chat: Pirate Classic (2/20)
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Pirates Drop One to Golden Eagles, 72-55
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Younger's Single In Ninth Lifts ECU, 1-0
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Baseball Gameday Central

ECU wins dramatic duel
Kinston Free Press

Frantic finish for ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates 'walk-off' with win over Penguins
Washington Daily News

ECU Baseball & Softball
WNCT

A day at the ballpark
Kinston Free Press

McCulloh Throws Six Scoreless as Guins Lose in Final At Bat
Youngstown State Athletics

Flowers makes another case for C-USA MVP
Jackson Clarion Ledger

Golden Eagles pound Pirates
Biloxi Sun Herald

Men's Hoops Dominates East Carolina behind Flowers' Career Night
southernmiss.com

Recap- Southern Miss vs. East Carolina
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

Flashes Down St. John's In Saturday Split at Pirate Classic
Kent State University Athletics

February 19, 2011
Copernicus' Birthday (astronomer)

East Carolina 11, Youngstown State 3
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Maness and ECU Impressive In Season Opener, 11-3
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ECU Set To Challenge Southern Miss
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Paisley Sets Career Strikeout Records In Split
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Baseball Gameday Central
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Softball Live Chat: Pirate Classic (2/19)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Road swing takes ECU to Southern Miss
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Paisley sets strikeouts records
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Opening day dominance

Maness, Pirates cruise in opener
Jacksonville Daily News

ECU Rolls Past Youngstown State to Open Season
WNCT

Pirates ice Penguins in opener
Washington Daily News

Southern Miss Continues its Homestand against East Carolina
SouthernMiss.com

Golden Eagles eye 20th victory of season against East Carolina
Biloxi Sun Herald

Frosh Newbill adds spunk, rebounding to Golden Eagle lineup
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Red Storm Takes Thrilling 9-Inning Victory Over ECU; STJ Edges Kent State
RedStormSports.com

Friday mailblog
ESPN (blog)

February 18, 2011
Great Backyard Bird Count (Feb. 18-21)
Perigean Spring Tides
Pluto Day
Snow Moon
Anniversary - Cow Milked While Flying

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: It's time to ... Play Ball!
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BVL: ECU 2011 Baseball Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Put Away Mustangs, 77-70
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ECU Hosts Pirate Classic
  Pirates Face Virginia and St. John's Friday

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Softball Live Chat: Pirate Classic (2/18)
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Baseball Gameday Central
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Live Chat- ECU vs. Youngstown State
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Paisley A Candidate For Lowe's Award

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU baseball gets into the swing
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Post play pivotal in Pirate victory
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Editorial- Young adults grow with city

From the New Bern Sun Journal
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Armed and ready
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Unheralded Pirates open today

ECU to host Youngstown State in baseball opener
WNCT

Maness to Start in ECU's Season Opener
Southern Pines Pilot

Baseball Opens 2011 Season at ECU on Friday
Youngstown State Athletics

Mustangs Fall 77-70 At East Carolina As Comeback Comes Up Short
conferenceusa.com

Softball hopes to keep hitting hot in tournament
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

February 17, 2011
My Way Day
National PTA Founders' Day
World Human Spirit Day
Random Acts of Kindness Day

Hurricane shipwrecks Pirates
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Lose To Tulsa, 86-67
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ECU Opens Stadium With Bang, Tops UNCW 8-0
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2011 Baseball Outlook Part I
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UNC Greensboro Outlasts ECU 5-2
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ECU Welcomes SMU For Pink Zone Game

From the East Carolinian
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New stadium opens on a good note
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Baseball set to host Youngstown State
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In the ruck with club rugby

Pitching, defense will be key for Pirates
Washington Daily News

PROJECTED FIELD OF 64
Baseball America

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU softball beats UNCW at new stadium
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Pirates manhandled on the glass by Tulsa
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Editorial- Tuition hikes harm students

Video from WNCT
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Pirate Softball opens new stadium with big win
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Pirates Fall at Tulsa

From the Tulsa World
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TU plunders East Carolina, 86-67
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TU basketball notebook- Somber mood
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Victory gives TU hope for late-season surge

Recap- Tulsa vs. East Carolina
Raleigh News & Observer (Sports Network)

Audio from Pirate Radio 1250
2-14-2011   Guests: Billy Godwin
2-16-2011   Guests: Dr. Steve Ballard, Terry Holland, Jimmy Bass, Allen Thomas

February 16, 2011
Do a Grouch a Favor Day

Bradsher: New digs herald new era for ECU softball
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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The Pirates Hope To Ride Out Hurricane
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Pirates Set To Open ECU Softball Stadium
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Pirates Finish 14th At UCF Challenge

Pirates look to run under the radar
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates hit road for tilt with Tulsa
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ECU debuts new softball stadium today (sub req'd)
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Construction continues on facilities (sub req'd)

Pirates visit Tulsa
Jacksonville Daily News

Pirates seek more consistancy
Washington Daily News

Lebo off to solid debut with long-struggling ECU
WRAL (AP)

TU basketball experienced with close encounters this season
Tulsa World

Pirate Softball Stadium Opens Wednesday
WNCT

PROPOSAL- ECU Would Lose One Degree Program
WITN

2012 Intro- Quatrye Smyre
  Recently, East Carolina offered Smyre his first scholarship. “They're really cool up there,” Smyre said. “It's a cool program. I like the offense and I want to play receiver. ”
scout.com (sub req'd)

February 15, 2011
Lupercalia
Mawlid Al Nabi (Islamic - The Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad)
Remember the Maine Day
Susan B. Anthony Day

Bailey: Winning season in hoops still within reach
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Sherrod Shining In Final Season
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ECU To Think Pink Against SMU Thursday
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Volleyball To Hold Tryouts Feb. 23
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ECU's Struggles Continue At UCF Challenge

From the East Carolinian
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The Herd breaks loose in Minges
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Softball drops three in Georgia
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Lady Pirates mauled by Cougars
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Practice players help women’s basketball

February 14, 2011
Valentine's Day
Ferris Wheel Day
Mawlid Al Nabi (Islamic - Begins at Sunset)
National Donor Day
National Have A Heart Day
Race Relations Day
Anniversary - League of Women Voters
Admission Day (Arizona)

Peele: Fifty years later, Bucs still have big goals
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Littman Tied For Sixth At UCF Challenge
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Cold Shooting Dooms ECU At Houston
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Pirates Fall To Maryland 3-1
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Pirates Split Matches In Norfolk

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Terps come back to beat Pirates
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Spivey reaches another milestone

UH women cruise past ECU on way to 11th straight win
Houston Chronicle

Marshall holds off East Carolina 78-65
WNCT

February 13, 2011
Employee Legal Awareness Day
Get A Different Name Day
The Grammy Awards
Madly in Love With Me Day

Too little, too late for Pirates
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Fall Short Against Marshall, 78-65
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ECU Meets Houston In Nationally-Televised Tilt
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Pirates Close Weekend With Maryland
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ECU Drops 1-0 Decision To No. 3 Georgia
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Pirates Walk Off Winners Over Iowa

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Herd hampers Pirates
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Pirates split pair of 1-0 contests
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Security breach cases at 100-plus

Pirates find themselves in double trouble
Washington Daily News

Pitts, Herd handle Pirates, 78-65
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Recap- East Carolina vs. Marshall
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

The growth of small ball
Kinston Free Press

Seahawks twice face Pirates' club expected to bounce back from off year
Wilmington Star News (blog)

Brazilian swimmer makes waves at East Carolina
StandardNet

February 12, 2011
Darwin Day / Charles Darwin's Birthday (Theory Of Natural Selection)
Oglethorpe Day
Birthday - President Abraham Lincoln (16th President)

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Look To Round Up The Herd
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Pirates Take On Iowa, No. 3 Georgia
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ECU Blanked By Illinois State 8-0
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Pirates Slip Past Lipscomb 1-0
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Pirates Set To Open Spring Season

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates’ fixtures- Gaines and Straughn (sub req'd)
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ECU splits games on opening day
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Frat suspended after ALE agents arrest 2

Pirates look to stay in thick of race
Kinston Free Press

Preview
PaintItPurple.net

Herd faces another big obstacle in ECU's Morrow
Charleston Gazette

Herd plays TV game Saturday
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Herd Men Headed To East Carolina Saturday
West Virginia MetroNews

ECU & Other State Universities Increasing Tuition
WITN

February 11, 2011
Be Electrific Day
National Shut-In Visitation Day
Pro Sports Wives Day
Satisfied Staying Single Day
White Shirt Day
Birthday - Thomas Edison (inventor)

Myatt: Pirates still supporting Pirates
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Roll Past Southern Miss, 91-67
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Limited Number Of Tickets Remain For Saturday
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2011 ECU Football Schedule Released

USC-ECU in opener here
Charlotte Observer

Pirates face tough schedule again
Raleigh News & Observer

ECU football schedule is out
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates rout Golden Eagles
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Softball Pirates hit road for opener (sub req'd)

Lady Pirates Crush Southern Miss, 91-67
WNCT

February 10, 2011

Homepage Headlines
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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2011 Softball Outlook Part II
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Lady Pirates Entertain Southern Miss Thursday

Focus on rebounding for Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

From the East Carolinian
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Lebo looks to build another winner
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McPhaul, men’s golf excited for spring season
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Stronger Pirates expected from Connors

Former ECU star Wilson feeling 'Super'
Washington Daily News

D-backs honor McCullough, Haley with organizational awards
AZDiamondbacks.com

Virginia Tech Football 2011 Schedule- A Game-by-Game Breakdown
Bleacher Report

February 9, 2011
National Stop Bullying Day
Anniversary - Beatles's Appearance Ed Sullivan Show
Birthday - President William Henry Harrison (9th President)

Batten: Report Card: Recruiting class passes the test
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Vliegen Earns C-USA Weekly Accolade
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Softball Live Chat: Red & Black Showcase (2/12)
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Diggin' Deep With ECU Volleyball
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2011 Softball Outlook Part I

Wilson a Super Bowl champion
New Bern Sun Journal

ECU's Connors- Unbridled passion
  It's rare for a director of strength and conditioning at a university to be so popular, but then Jeff Connors is rare himself.
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Review: Williams Arena At Minges Coliseum
arenafanatic.com

High aspirations for Granderson
Fredericksburg.com

February 8, 2011
Boy Scouts Day
Laugh and Get Rich Day
Birthday - James Dean (actor)
Birthday - Jules Verne (writer)
Extraterrestrial Culture Day (New Mexico)

Bailey: No. 23's Omaha dream lives on in Homan, Pirates
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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ECU To Host Nike Girl's Basketball Camps
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The Jeff Lebo Show To Air Tuesday And Saturday

Lebo, Pirates get week to rest some
WNCT

From the East Carolinian
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Sherrod leads Pirates over Knights
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New bats for the better
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Paisley poised to lead ECU in 2011 season

Rarefied air
  Several times in the last few weeks East Carolina men's basketball coach Jeff Lebo has talked about his team playing meaningful basketball in February
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

February 7, 2011
Ballet Day
Wave All Your Fingers At Your Neighbors Day

From ecupirates.com
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Pirate Winning Streak Snapped At Memphis
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School Records Fall At Penn State
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Doubles Play Lifts GW Over ECU Tennis

Brittany Carter, University of Memphis women defeat East Carolina, 83-70
Memphis Commercial Appeal

February 6, 2011
Super Bowl XLV
Birthday - President Ronald Reagan (40th President)
Birthday - Babe Ruth (baseball)
Birthday - Bob Marley (musician)

From Bonesville.net
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Sherrod lights up Knights
BVL Audio: Billy Godwin, Austin Homan on No. 23

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Post 68-61 Victory Over Knights
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ECU Concludes Dual Meet Season Victorious
LeClair's Jersey No. 23 Awarded To Homan
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Lady Pirates Blank Mountaineers 7-0
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ECU Shoots For Fourth-Straight Win At Memphis

Pirates hold on to beat UCF
Jacksonville Daily News

Sherrod a real hot shot
Washington Daily News

Sherrod fires up Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

UCF falls 68-61 at East Carolina, extending losing streak to seven games
Orlando Sentinel

Losing streak continues with 68-61 loss against ECU
Central Florida Future

Recap- East Carolina vs. U-C-F
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

Sherrod leads East Carolina past UCF 68-61
WRAL(AP)

Super Bowl Q&A with Green Bay's C.J. Wilson
Kinston Free Press

Clinic teaches about baseball and life
Raleigh News & Observer

Memphis-ECU women's basketball preview
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Women's Basketball Game Notes
Memphis Official Athletic Site

February 5, 2011
Weatherperson's Day

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Return Home To Face UCF
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2011 Football Season Tickets Now On-Sale

Pirates head home to face UCF
Washington Daily News

Pirates look for better shooting vs. UCF
Kinston Free Press

ECU looking to sweep Knights
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub req'd)

UCF basketball poised to play East Carolina after unexpected delay
Orlando Sentinel

Signee Melvin Closes In On School Record
conferenceusa.com

Women's Basketball Back in Action Sunday
Memphis Official Athletic Site

ONLY ON 3- New Hanover alum Jay Ross soaking in Super Bowl experience
WWAY NewsChannel 3

Norman heads seven Central football signees
Lexington Dispatch

Two players removed from Ashbrook-Forestview game
Gaston Gazette

IFAF- USA Defeats The World 21-14 in Chiller Thriller in Texas
Boxscore News

College Fantasy Football- Scouting the 2011 Freshmen Running Backs
Bleacher Report

February 4, 2011
American Dental Association Give Kids a Smile Program
Bubble Gum Day
National Wear Red Day
Quacker Day
Rabi'I (Islamic - The Month of the Migration)
Birthday of the USO

From Bonesville.net
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BVL: C-USA School-by-School Recruiting Classes
BVL Audio: Coach Ruff Recruiting Remarks

Locker Room: Lincoln Riley, Brian North, Travis Ostrander
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Cruise Past Marshall, 61-43
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Soccer Adds Seven For 2011 Season
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Pirates Shooting 4-Pointers With Package
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Paisley Listed On ASA Top-50 Watch List

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Spivey breaks record in win
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Lackluster second half dooms ECU
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ECU student charged in crash

Pirates Cruise Past Marshall, 61-43
WITN

Marshall drops seventh straight at home to ECU
MU The Parthenon

MU women drop 7th straight
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Former Wildcat, Pirate Ross' Super trip is strictly business
Wilmington Star-Mews

US Sports Camps Announces 2011 Nike Basketball Camp Schedule
Benzinga

Plenty of local products starting up their college baseball seasons
Shelby Star

Packers DE Wilson on Dealing With Cold Weather
WSJ MarketWatch

February 3, 2011
Chinese New Year
Four Chaplains Memorial Day
Rabi'I (Islamic - begins at sundown)

From Bonesville.net
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Myatt: Defensive help is on the way
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BVL: Thumbnails of ECU's 2011 Recruiting Class
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BVL: Second half drought sinks Pirates

From ecupirates.com
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NATIONAL SIGNING DAY
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McNeill's Signing Day Press Conference
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ECU Falls To SMU, 46-41
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Paisley, Jimenez To Take Part In Live Chat

MU women host ECU
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Defense dominates as Mustangs rally by Pirates
Dallas Morning News

From the Washington Daily News
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Pirates get defensive
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On to the next level

Pirates welcome 27 in football
Kinston Free Press

East Carolina Pirates turn to Juco ranks for running back help
Fayetteville Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Mission accomplished- ECU welcomes 27 new faces
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Ballard- University to face painful cuts
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Trio of Pitt athletes to play college football

SMU 46, East Carolina 41
ESPN (AP)

Recap- S-M-U vs. East Carolina
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

Ross helping Packers prepare for Super Bowl
WECT-TV6

East Carolina Football Announces 2011 Signees
WNCT

Live@5: Ruffin McNeill, Allen Thomas
Pirate Radio 1250

Pirates focuses on defensive front in recruiting
Myrtle Beach Sun News (AP)

ECU focuses on defensive front in recruiting
Winston-Salem Journal

Saint signs with East Carolina
Suffolk News-Herald

Glover's love of the Pirates makes for an easy decision
Rocky Mount Telegram

Bison's White signs with ECU
American Chronicle

Ashbrook a busy place on signing day
Gaston Gazette

Local athletes sign in for college
Florida Today

Local High School Football Stars Sign for College
My Fox 8

Georgia Military College JC Football Signs Out 19 Players
13wmaz

College football recruiting class roundup
Asheville Citizen-Times

Pirates announce 24 member signing class
WRAL

Signing Day - East Carolina
Charlotte Observer

Scout.com Road to Signing Day Blog
scout.com

Pirates Illustrated Recruiting News
rivals.com

STATE OF ECU- Harsh Realities With Possible Budget Cuts
WITN

February 2, 2011
National College Signing Day
Groundhog Day

From Bonesville.net
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Bradsher: Recruiting punditry a slippery exercise
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Myatt: Lebo says it's not him vs. Doherty

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Goes TO SMU After Third Straight Road Win
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Varner Takes 10th At JU Invitational
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Simmons Named To Stopper Watch List
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ECU Sweeps Home Matches
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Lady Pirate Tennis Ready For 2011 Campaign

Pirates visit SMU
Kinston Free Press

Papa presents big problems for Pirates
Washington Daily News

SMU Mustangs on the upswing with C-USA race wide open
Dallas Morning News

ECU's Simmons on watch list
Jacksonville Daily News

From the East Carolinian
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U.B.E credit card scandal
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Pirate Briefs- ECU plans for the next 20 years
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Late-game rally seals win over Houston
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Lady Pirates hold on against UCF

Early impact- Keep an eye on these recruits
Charlotte Observer

Pirates to sign 20-25 players on Wednesday
WNCT

Pirates Prep For National Signing Day
W
ITN

At least 15 area athletes taking part in National Signing Day
Gaston Gazette

Signing Day marks end, beginning for athletes
Wilmington Star-News

CJ Wilson- Super Bowl Will Go 'Down To The Wire'
WCTI12.com

February 1, 2011
African-American Coaches Day
Freedom Day
Hula in the Coola Day
Robinson Crusoe Day
Working Naked Day

Bailey: Ruff on recovery trail
Bonesville.net

McNeil resting, gearing up for big week
WNCT

From ecupirates.com
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Auction Brings In Thousands For Cancer Fund
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ECU In Eighth At JU Invitational
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Pirates Set To Begin Spring Golf Campaign

Man on a mission
  Whitehead looks to get Pirates back to playoffs
Washington Daily News

ECU’s Marshall denied sixth year
Kinston Free Press

MBB- Hosts ECU on Wednesday At 7 pm, SMU Has Won 3 Straight
SMUMustangs

Foothill LB Afoa accepts UNLV's offer
Las Vegas Review - Journal

Sunday exclusive- Signing day may not end recruit's journey
The News-Press

 

February 28, 2011

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Season on the edge
  Coastal Carolina’s breakout season is in jeopardy because of lost players and an NCAA investigation

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Tigers’ arms take apart Spartans

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tar Heels stake claim against Terps
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Canes weigh Staal's injury, possible trades

From the Charlotte Observer
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Gordon denies Kyle Busch, gets the win
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Former Tar Heel Quinn could be draft's sleeper
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Bobcats have no answer for Howard, Magic
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Making tournament IS important to 49ers
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CIAA crowds, dollars are flowing in

CIAA commissioner fell into job he loves
Winston Salem Journal

Hill, Bradley lead UNCW to win over West Virginia
Wilmington Star-News

Navy takes Freedom Classic
Kinston Free Press

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Focus on recruiting highly rated in-state prospects pays off handsomely for USC
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USC tops S. Illinois
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Clemson raises question of sustainability by relying on imports for top-rated class

February 27, 2011

From the Charlotte Observer
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No. 1 Duke goes cold, upset by Hokies
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Davidson coach McKillop notches 400th win
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49ers fall to Richmond, may miss tournament
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Drafting DTs as No. 1 can be risky

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech notches monumental win against No. 1 Duke
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Hokies get taste of show biz on ESPN's GameDay
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ODU overpowers William and Mary to secure No. 2 seed in CAA tournament
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U.Va. loses defensive composure in second half, falls to Boston College

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack gets ball to Smith in win over Yellow Jackets
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Time may be short for Lowe
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Heel's Marshall specializes in passing

Big East football scheduling uninspiring
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Anderson Independent
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Tigers keep NCAA hopes alive with methodical 63-49 win over Wake Forest
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John Hinson hits 2nd-inning grand slam, David Haselden gets win

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Gamecocks go ice-cold in loss to Georgia Bulldogs
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Cougars enter tourney on 2-game losing streak

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Cropper strong again as Seahawks snap four-game losing streak
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UNC-Wilmington rally falls short in loss at Northeastern

ODU's sports fund-raising wing gets a face-lift
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Navy edges Air Force at Grainger
Kinston Free Press

February 26, 2011

From the Roanoke Times
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Bright lights arrive in Blacksburg
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Report- Hokies LB failed breath test

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Duke's Curry wanted to be a Hokie. The teams meet today
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Hokies player faces review after third arrest
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Ex-Salem star at Va. Tech faces DUI charge

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Hurricanes power past Penguins; Staal hurt
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Lowe thinks Pack will fight back
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Duke's defense prolific
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UNC-CH's Little rues lost season
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Weslye Saunders admits to lying

From the Charlotte Observer
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Hokies facing bubble test vs. Devils
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Jordan offers no details, just hope
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Shorthanded Bobcats put away Kings
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49ers show little interest in Amato
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49ers face adversity, answer with a rally
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Dewhurst a starter for 49ers
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Tickets going fast for Charlotte NCAA games

ACC Weekend Watch
Fayetteville Observer

From the Wilmington Star-News
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UNCW basketball needs regular-season finale win for No. 7 spot
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Miscues costly in UNCW baseball loss to Marist

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Dreams might come true at the Buc Dome
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USC's big lead was big enough

College baseball roundup- USC, Clemson earn victories
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

February 25, 2011

From the Charlotte Observer
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Rivera- Panthers need franchise quarterback
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Mediator says NFL, union make 'some progress'
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Jordan's Bobcats send Wallace to Blazers
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Bobcats donate Gerald Wallace to Portland
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Jordan's big gamble
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Wrapping up a wild day
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NASCAR should be state sport, students say

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Appalachian State tops College of Charleston

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Mountaineers put end to Cougars' win streak
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Clemson freshman Kevin Pohle looks to induce ground balls with two-seam fastball
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Coming off Tommy John surgery, USC's Adam Westmoreland makes his return

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Shot choices plague Pack in recent losses
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Skinner bold in 'dirty area'
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Hurricanes bring back winger Stillman

Navy, Air Force open series today
Jacksonville Daily News

Scalf hopes variety helps Seahawks in upcoming stretch
Wilmington Star-News

February 24, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Heels muscle past determined N.C. State 75-63
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Pack left confused, desperate
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Devils drop Owls
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Canes face tough stretch of games

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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USC football star Garrett Chisolm has overcome unspeakable tragedy to make his late parents proud
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Butler USC's new special teams coach
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Senior guard Monroe does it all for Cougars

Appalachian State faces stern test with Charleston
Winston Salem Journal

Jeremy Timmerman's three questions
Aiken (SC) Standard

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Former Virginia star Ralph Sampson deserves induction into hall of fame
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O'Cain is ready for pressure of new role at Virginia Tech

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers' No. 1- Cam? Fairley? Or 2% milk?
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Smith knows fractions can be huge at NFL combine
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Who will Bobcats keep, trade by deadlineWho will Bobcats keep, trade by deadline?
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49ers continue losing streak on the road

NCAA President Mark Emmert- No compensation for student-athletes
New Orleans Times Picayune

Upset bid falls short for UNCW men on Senior Night
Wilmington Star-News

Cassell full of Currys
Roanoke Times

Wake Forest coach sees improvements
Greensboro News-Record

February 23, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Heels shoot for 10th straight win over Pack
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Tar Heels' Zeller is smart, steady
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No. 19 UNC-CH at N.C. State, 9 p.m
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Duke's strength has weakened
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No. 24 Temple at No. 1 Duke
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NCAA sanctions Calhoun
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Hurricanes can't finish off Rangers

Duke's strength of schedule weakened by opponents
Durham Herald-Sun

2011 schedule analysis- North Carolina at Chapel Hill
ESPN (blog)

College football recruiting- State's talent pool runs deep at rushing position
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Muldrow's late 3 helps Gamecocks snap 5-game slide
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Energized Bucs beat Bulldogs- Warren, Sexton, Martin help CSU claim 3rd straight victory

From the Charlotte Observer
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Bobcats bury Raptors
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Panthers tag Kalil, hope to keep Johnson, Williams
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Day 5 of talks between NFL, union with mediator
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12th-place 49ers not out of A-10 berth

From the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
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Virginia Tech head coach completes staff shake-up
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Texas quarterback commits to Va. Tech
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With Wake out of way, Hokies focus on Duke

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Mike O'Cain to call plays for Virginia Tech
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Is Beamer risking Hokies' staff harmony?
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Questions about Beamer's staff shake-up at Tech

From the Winston Salem Journal
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No one knows what to expect in Daytona 500
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Virginia Tech clobbers Wake Forest
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Caltech ends 310-game conference losing streak
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Wake Forest baseball wins home opener

Cheap Seat - Felder's role not big, but he's always there
Wilmington Star-News

Farewell Shocker seniors
Kansas.com (blog)

February 22, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Ticket policy changing for ACC tournament
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Duke reclaims No. 1 ranking
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Howell's status uncertain for Pack
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Hurricanes' unlikely duo of Corvo, Cole emerge as team leaders

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers play tag, but who's it?
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Newton ready to fully participate in NFL combine
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NFL, union exit from 4th day of mediation
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Batch at least sees some hope in labor talks

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Cougs Claim SoCon- With NIT bid now secure, Charleston eyes 'bigger prize'
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Clemson Baseball- College baseball to honor Wilhelm

ACC honor hall will open just in time for fans
Greensboro News-Record

Doug Williams returns to coach at Grambling
Houston Chronicle

LSU baseball fans show appreciation to Wake Forest coach Tom Walter
New Orleans Times Picayune

Hokies can't afford to miss a beat to get into NCAA dance
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

UNCW baseball gets first big test at Coll. of Charleston
Wilmington Star-News

Don't count him out
Columbia (SC) State

February 21, 2011

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Trevor Bayne makes improbable run to win Daytona 500
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Not even NASCAR could have scripted Bayne winning Daytona

Daytona 500 belongs to Bayne, Wood Brothers
Charlotte Observer

Kobe Bryant leads West to NBA All-Star win
Fayetteville Observer

Blacksburg police arrest Eddie
   The reserve Virginia Tech basketball player is charged with marijuana possession.
Roanoke Times

McCoury helps Elon win series from NC State
Greensboro News-Record

Breaking Down The 2011 NFL Combine
College Football News

New Orleans Saints promote Tony Oden to role of secondary coach
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack's loss to Terrapins dims hopes
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Duke puts ways Georgia Tech 79-57
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Devils could climb to No. 1

Duke rolls to win after tough start
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Anderson Independent
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Clemson shows grit, guile at Miami to keep NCAA bubble hopes alive
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Tigers bounce back, beat Eastern Michigan 5-1 to claim opening series

Old Dominion outperforms Cleveland State 74-63
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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C of C 'felt like home,' star says- Basketball standout spurned Tar Heels, other elite programs
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Cougars, Simmons endure senior's medical condition

February 20, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Heels, Pirates win, Pack and Duke lose in baseball
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Tar Heels escape on Jackson's miss
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Tar Heels get a taste of zone defense
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Wolfpack tests Terps on road
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Today's game- N.C. State at Maryland
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Preview- Georgia Tech at No. 5 Duke
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Devils storm past slow-moving Canes
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Bowers drew inspiration from dad

Old style of racing is new again for Daytona 500
Greensboro News-Record

From the Charlotte Observer
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Winning pass- Better late than never
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Patrick leads briefly
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Fairley could be the one for Panthers
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49ers' theme- Beat me in Saint Louis
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Auburn tree poisoning suspect released from jail

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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U.Va. breaks scoring slump, and Tech's heart
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TV exposure adds value for ODU
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Kyle's big day - done Kyle's way

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Gamecocks routed
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'Boom Boom Boom'- Streaking Cougars blitz Vermont with 25-0 run
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Buccaneers crash the boards to overcome UNC Wilmington

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Charleston Southern runs past UNC-Wilmington
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Seahawks can't muster offense in loss to Jacksonville

West Virginia beats No. 8 Notre Dame 72-58
Charleston (WV)
Daily Mail

From the Anderson Independent
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Eastern Michigan strikes early, hangs on for 7-6 victory over No. 4 Tigers
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Tigers face another crucial test at Miami

From the Winston Salem Journal
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FSU foils Wake Forest
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Mountaineers to start spring practices

A behind-the-scenes look at a mock NCAA selection
Houston Chronicle

February 19, 2011

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Secondary violations reported at Clemson
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USC turns page on title season

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson reports 9 NCAA secondary violations
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Cougars look to cool down Catamounts
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'Good day and good win' for USC

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes channel spirit of ex-captain in victory
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Brind'Amour's decision to stay changed Canes
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UNC-CH's Henson feeds off rejection
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Coach K calls timeout TV interviews 'horrible'
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Wake Forest still pulls in the fans
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Ramsay's mom wouldn't quit trying to clear him
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Pack rolls in baseball opener

USC Upstate gets off to hot start, tops George Mason
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Hot Hokies hope to repay struggling Cavaliers
Winston Salem Journal

Blue Devils head to China
Winston Salem Journal

FSU, Wake Forest heading in opposite directions
Winston Salem Journal

Racing against reality, Patrick sounds less certain
Charlotte Observer

February 18, 2011

Arrest in Auburn tree poisoning
Atlanta Journal Constitution

From al.com
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Auburn landmark Toomer's Corner trees poisoned (additional stories)
Toomer's Corner poisoned oak trees at Auburn University
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Toomer's Corner trees- Auburn professor says 'low probability' of saving oaks
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Toomer's Corner trees- University of Alabama distances itself from poisoning suspect
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Toomer's Corner- Court-appointed attorney wants off the case, citing conflict of interest
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Toomer's Corner trees- No shortage of vandalism in sports

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Leslie, Wolfpack tame Tigers
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UNC-CH's Ramsay wins case

Wolfpack deal serious blow to Clemson's NCAA hopes
A
nderson Independent

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Gamecocks begin title defense
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Cougars Rip Rival- C of C secures bye for SoCon tourney

Tigers might turn to speed over power
Columbia (SC) State

Virginia Tech AD anticipates no more changes to football staff
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Winston Salem Journal
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N.C. State's O'Brien on a diet of cupcakes
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Mountaineers can't overcome turnovers
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A Daytona mystery

Duke ready for new home turf
Durham Herald-Sun

UNCW outfielder brings Cain-do attitude
Wilmington Star-News

Deaths climb as safety efforts lag at some tracks
Charl
otte Observer

February 17, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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A victory worthy of congratulations
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Lowe turning to youth
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Sands draws on personal exploits
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Tar Heels hope to grow
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FSU's Fisher gets big raise
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Devils throttle Canes 3-2

From the Roanoke Times
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Devils stuff Cavs
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Beamer adds Brown to staff

Monarchs surge late in win over Georgia State
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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USC drops its fourth straight- Cooke's career-high night not enough for last-place Gamecocks
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College of Charleston at The Citadel- Bittersweet finale for Bulldogs seniors

From the Charlotte Observer
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Tragedy at Daytona prompts NASCAR changes
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Has ACC football championship found a home in Charlotte?
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Bobcats remove interim tag from coach Paul Silas
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49ers fall to Dayton, into tie for 12th in conference

Tigers beginning crucial stretch in march for NCAA bid
Anderson Independent

Crash sends Earnhardt to last in line at Daytona
Greensboro News-Record

NCAA is looking into Auburn's recruitment of Louisiana players
New Orleans Times Picayune

February 16, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Croatian commits to Pack
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Pack adds Sands to football staff
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Blue Devils have plan for spring
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Blue Devils looking out for No. 3
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Canes closer to sale goal

Shane Beamer talks Virginia Tech national title
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Lawmaker seeks ban of military NASCAR sponsors
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Hokies rally past Terps, keep tourney bid in view

UNC-CH pulls away late, beats Wake Forest 78-64
Winston Salem Journal

Spartans finish 0-7 vs. ACC
Greensboro News-Record

Hornets name Blount football coach
The News Journal

UNCW men wrestle Drexel for ugly CAA win
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charlotte Observer
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League, owners have Richardson's back
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Deng, Rose lead Bulls over Bobcats 106-94
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One on One with West Meck's Terrence Williams, a Charlotte 49ers recruit

Clemson moves past rough drafts
Columbia (SC) State

February 15, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Big names highlight ACC football this fall
  UNC-Chapel Hill's toughest nonconference matchup figures to be a road trip to East Carolina on Oct. 1.

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Pack to be home in November
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Tar Heels look to regain touch
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Devils count on pitching, defense

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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The suspense is finally over- Clowney chooses Gamecocks
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Clemson football faces a tough early stretch

From the Charlotte Observer
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Courtship of Clowney ends on Valentine's Day
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Schedule analysis- Tar Heel football
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Richardson tagged as bully in negotiations

NFC East quarterbacks have major schedule advantage
NFL News

From the Roanoke Times
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Radford University suspends men's basketball coach
  Brad Greenberg will sit out the rest of the regular season after the school learns of NCAA violations associated with player Masse Doumbe

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Virginia Tech hires Shane Beamer as assistant

Preps: Morehead taps college ranks for next football coach
  On Friday, Morehead announced that former Kent State University football coach Doug Martin has been named the new head of the football program.
GoDanRiver.com

Career reflections, part 2: Brad Scott finds satisfaction working behind the scenes
Anderson Independent

Joe Montana's son to transfer to Montana
Houston Chronicle

Ten years after Earnhardt's death, racing still healing
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

February 14, 2011

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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The nation's top football recruit to announce his college choice
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A solid roster returns for a team looking to get back to Omaha

Mazey excited for top-ranked Horned Frogs
The Tribune-Democrat

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack feasts on Deacons
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Curry steps up for Duke in win over Miami
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Canes continue mastery of Thrashers

Smith carries Duke over Miami on K's birthday
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Wolfpack dismantles Deacons
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Wolfpack's romp gives Sidney Lowe a reprieve

Hokies roll Georgia Tech 102-77; Hewitt ejected
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Junior stamps family name on 500 pole
Charlotte Observer

Former NCAA player's suit threatens video game makers
Houston Chronicle

February 13, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH freshmen come through in clutch
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Duke's Curry living the dream
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Canes shocked in OT
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Time is now for Pack, Lowe

Struggling Deacons, Wolfpack square off today
Winston Salem Journal

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Late plot twists favor Tar Heels
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A lesson learned for the Tigers
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Fans snap up USC season tickets

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Gamecocks hope magic carries into 2011 season
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Cougars benefit from big group effort

Coastal Carolina tops Winthrop, has nation's longest win streak
Myrtle Beach Sun News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Jackson's buzzer-beater gives Bobcats historic win
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High line works out fine for Kurt Busch
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Dale Jr. on Dale- 'He carries his own weight'
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Gamecocks' game-tying attempt blocked by Bulldogs

Seahawks rally from 22 down to nip Towson in OT
Wilmington Star-News

Old Dominion dominates in Richmond with 70-59 win vs. VCU
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Redskin's Brandon Banks stabbed outside club
Norfolk Virginian Pilo
t

February 12, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Strickland still getting the point for Tar Heels
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Big win started Pack's '83 run
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Recruit got Duke's best
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Miffed donor lets UConn keep his $3 million

Clemson seeks NCAA momentum against UNC-Chapel Hill
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Wilmington Star News
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New bat rules could limit offense in college baseball
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ACC Insider - National media continues to sell N.C. State short

N.C. State fans must realize they're the ugly duckling
CBS Sports

All eyes on N.C. State coach Sidney Lowe
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
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In NASCAR, fast starts don't always spell success
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Bobcats lackluster as Nets steal one away
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Wilderness back as starter for 49ers

February 11, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Rival Devils, Heels push each other
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UNC-CH back still denies violation
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Pack falls in 4 overtimes
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TV deal allows for staggered starts in NCAA
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Powerful Flyers edge Hurricanes

From the Charlotte Observer
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Rivera brings energy, strong grip to Panthers
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Handicapping 49ers' conference options
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49ers dare to think big with football
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49ers' first FBS opponent- The Hokies

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Video- Have you seen this quarterback's tricks?
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Digital revolution reshapes auto racing
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Redskins mull moving their training camp

SEC leads the pack in college football attendance
Orlando Sentinel

College Football 2011 Predictions- 10 Upsets That Are Guaranteed To Happen
Bleacher Report

UNC @ Chapel Hill fined for violating out-of-state cap
The Daily Tar Heel

UNCW AD Jimmy Bass restructures Seahawk Club fundraising efforts
WWAY NewsChannel 3

College football recommends 10-second runoff rule for penalty at end of halves
Birmingham News

Jeff Capel Jr. still passionate about coaching
Fayetteville Observer

February 10, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke rallies to defeat UNC-Chapel Hill 79-73
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Duke still is ACC's best team
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For Tar Heels, a game of growth
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UNC-CH's McAdoo loses appeal
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Bolowich resigns Tar Heel soccer post
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White a plus for Canes

ONE FOR THE BOOKS
Durham Herald-Sun

Miami beats Wake Forest
Winston Salem Journal

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
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No. 17 Florida too much for South Carolina from start
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Davidson stifles Dahlman, knocks off Wofford, 67-58

USC, Clemson fans should save their battles for when they matter
Anderson Independent

ODU brushes aside W&M in the paint
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

UNCW baseball team brings new faces, game to '11 season
Wilmington Star-News

February 9, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke, UNC-CH vie for top of ACC
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Young guards in spotlight
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Marshall, Phelps have similarities
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Who has the edge?
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UNC-CH defensive line coach leaves - again
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Devils burn Hurricanes in overtime

Duke, UNC-CH could be a battle in the paint
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Greensboro News Record
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ACC tickets staying closer to home
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It always comes back to Devils and Heels

U.Va. coach suspends 3 players for unspecified incident
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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ODU's Taylor already pitching his Monarchs to NCAA selection committee
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Virginia, Virginia Tech hope idle week pays dividends

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacs tell Tabb to go
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Teams already working on 2012 classes

College football recruiting- Duke, UNC-CH get prospects from small Florida school
Fayetteville Observer

Seniors Grant, Stitt lead Clemson past BC, 77-69
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Seahawks can't hang with hot-shooting Mason
Wilmington Star-News

Bobcats Jackson can't stay out of referees' way
Charlotte Observer

NASCAR fans gear up for new season
Roanoke Times

February 8, 2011

Wake Forest baseball coach gives a kidney to player
Winston Salem Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Blue Devils want to cool off Tar Heels
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Top 10 forward picks Devils
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UNC-CH's Barnes will face Duke fans
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Foul Shots- UNC-CH's turnaround is well-timed
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Pitkanen hopes to stay

Exclusive Q&A with UNC freshman Harrison Barnes
Fayetteville Observer

Tar Heels still recall being 'embarrassed'
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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ODU coach knows audibles are part of recruiting game's formation
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Alabama hires Mike Groh as assistant

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Tomlin hard on himself in Super Bowl defeat
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Dallas mayor repudiates presentation of "key to the city" to Michael Vick

From the Charlotte Observer
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Bobcats reserves add muscle in win over Celtics
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NASCAR driver charged with DWI
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Girl needs marrow transplant; Labonte wants to help
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Packers win sends NFL into uncertain offseason
-
Panthers win Super Bowl, or Bigfoot in N.C?
-
Panthers coaching staff nearly complete
-
Fairley to answer Panthers questions on Twitter

Game drowns in Super excess
Columbia (SC) State

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Some big games at Littlejohn
-
No. 24 Commodores, Taylor contain Ellington, Gamecocks

February 7, 2011

From USA Today
-
Packers top Steelers 31-25
-
Ad Meter 1st- A doggone tie for Doritos, Bud Light

Video- Super Bowl ads
Fox Sports

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Super Bowl ads- Eminem, Roseanne and singing cowboys
-
Aguilera repeats line of anthem at Super Bowl
-
NFL, Cowboys Stadium drop the ball on seats

From the Dallas Morning News
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Even with stadium issues, Super Bowl XLV does not disappoint
-
Hobbled Packer 'D' flexes its muscle
-
For Ben Roethlisberger, immortality will have to wait
-
Additional injuries, adversity no sweat for resilient Pack
-
Disappearance of star safety leaves Steelers defenseless
-
Are there Super Bowl do-overs? We might want to ask for one
-
Cowboys Stadium problems- Some gates closed; fans 'mad as hell'
-
Steelers' fan- 'First thing tomorrow, I'm on the phone with my attorney'
-
Weather takes one last slap at Super Bowl, North Texas

Black Eyed Peas- Hit or miss?
Entertainment Weekly

Recruits left out of options when coaches change jobs after signing day
Birmingham News

Marshall takes charge for Heels
Raleigh News & Observer

February 6, 2011

From the Dallas Morning News
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Reality of storms and Egypt unrest trumps Super Bowl
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Cowlishaw- Why the Packers will win
-
Sherrington- Why the Steelers will win
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Foot don't fail me now- Super Bowls can hinge on a kicker's make or miss
-
Deion Sanders in, Charles Haley out of 2011 Hall of Fame Class

Peninsula native Mike Tomlin has turned Steelers into "his team"
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Charlotte Observer
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Big-time QBs deliver for Steelers, Packers
-
Panthers, Super Bowl teams alike
-
Mavericks still own the Bobcats

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Tigers answer coach's challenge
-
No. 24 Commodores, Taylor contain Ellington, Gamecocks

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Cold-shooting Monarchs hit season lows in defeat
-
Virginia Tech suffers tough road defeat
-
Michael Vick is NFL's Comeback Player of Year

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Devils blitz Pack
-
State goes from bad to worse
-
Canes take over eighth place in East

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Terps wallop Deacons
-
Mountaineers rally for road win

Seahawks beat William & Mary to snap losing streak
Wilmington Star-News

February 5, 2011

Snow adds to weather misery; more possible for Super Bowl
Dallas Morning News

From the Charlotte Observer
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NFL commissioner- It's time to get serious
-
Settle will coach running backs
-
Dallas catching grief for cold
-
Sneak a peek at Super Bowl TV ads
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House ignites, buries Bobcats
-
University of Georgia Bulldogs mascot UGA dies

Ross At The Super Bowl
NBC.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Drew clicks Heels
-
UNC-Chapel Hill can push Duke
-
Time's running out fast
-
Canes face 'huge' challenge today

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Duke, N.C. State headed in different directions
-
Tar Heels blindsided by guard Larry Drew's departure

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Redskins' Haynesworth accused of road-rage assault
-
Big man's potential is a kinetic force for Monarchs

Tech's Franklin may have found quarterback gem
Shreveport Times

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Hyman meets with USC trustees
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Is Football Back in Ellington's Future?
-
Clemson facing road construction

Blount introduced as coach at Delaware State
Winston-Salem Journal

Hokies get head start on 2012 class
Roanoke Times

February 4, 2011

Broadway changes mind, takes A&T football job
Greensboro News & Record

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Broadway to coach at N.C. A&T
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Saunders might miss NFL draft
-
UNC-CH lands first recruit for 2012
-
Top North Carolina prospects

From the Charlotte Observer
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Greg Warren- From N.C. to Super Bowl (with thanks to dad)
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Decker promotes movie, Panthers
-
Fun's just starting for Bobcats
-
No.1 Clowney down to USC, Clemson, Alabama
-
National Signing Day- Big story, big coverage
-
Amat - no

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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South Carolina catcher Brady Thomas cleared to play by NCAA
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How Clemson saved its class- Recruits remained committed despite Tigers' losing season
-
Second-half outburst powers C of C past Wofford to victory, lead in SoCon South

Influence of wealthy athletic boosters
Tulsa World

EDITORIAL- Stockstill contract demands results
The Daily News Journal

Redskins owner sues paper for $2M, claims defamation
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

February 3, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH's Blue arrested on DWI charge
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Former NCSU player gets fifth DWI
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Blue Devils pull away from Terrapins
-
N.C. State falls to Virginia Tech 77-69
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Virginia holds off Clemson
-
Lee stays with Ga. Tech
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Wilson not in Pack's plans
-
ACC schools making impact
-
Duke recruits
-
N.C. State recruits
-
Chapel Hill recruits
-
Wake Forest recruits
-
Canes building on January

College Football Recruiting - ESPN
ESPN

Yahoo Sports- Rivals.com 2011 Team Recruiting Rankings
YAHOO! Sports

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Tar Heels pull in Top 20 recruiting class despite controversy
-
Batten- Florida State, Clemson earn top grades on recruiting report card
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Wake Forest Demon Deacons mine Florida for reinforcements
-
Duke Blue Devils travel far and wide to find talent
-
N.C. State Wolfpack add Palmetto State receiver, former rival to ranks
-
Tar Heels nab three highly touted players in recruiting haul

From the Charlotte Observer
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How does your team rank?
-
The game might not be too big, but coverage is
-
Amato would 'love' to be 49ers' coach
-
49ers stun Xavier, 66-62
-
ESPN analyst- Don't give up on Clausen yet

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Follow 5-star players to success
-
Florida pipeline enriches Tigers

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Linebacker Steward gives Clemson a top-10 recruiting class
-
Scott steps down as offensive line coach
-
USC Signing Day Notes
-
Clemson Signing Day Notes

WVU football- Coaches were active until the end
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Virginia's London heralds recruiting crop that includes nine from Hampton Roads
Hampton Roads Daily Press

QB Sousa at top of Deacons' class
Winston-Salem Journal

Signing Day Notebook - Darius James heads to NCCU
Wilmington Star-News

TCU builds elite program with patient recruiting
Houston Chronicle

From the Wilmington Star-News
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UNCW men struggle on offense, lose fourth in a row
-
ACC Insider - Nothing negative about UNC-CH’s recruiting class

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
UNCCH coaches focus on transparency
-
For Duke, it's all about the players

From the Roanoke Times
-
Beamer not fretting over lost recruits
-
Hokies get milestone win

Scout.com Road to Signing Day Blog
scout.com

February 2, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Heels, Barnes finding groove
-
Tough path for Pack
-
Duke re-adjusts after big loss
-
Bruins bully their way past the Hurricanes
-
UNC-CH adds running back
-
Chat with college football reporter Ken Tysiac at Noon on Wednesday

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Signing day 2011 preview- 10 things to look for this year
Preview with Sammy Batten and Larry Graham
-
Signing day ends a stressful, rewarding time for Anson coach

ACC recruiting nuggets
ESPN (blog)

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Signing Day- More recruiting news
-
Top prospects to pick schools Wednesday
-
Randle El knows where Edwards is
-
Panthers hire Proehl
-
UNCC football town-hall meeting set

Florida president calls grayshirting and oversigning morally reprehensible
Birmingham News

Grayshirting still an issue in recruiting
Orlando Sentinel

Seahawks, Panthers both in desperate need of a victory
Wilmington Star-News

From the Spartanburg Herald-Journal
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SC's top 50 high school prospects, commitments
-
A look ahead to S.C.'s top recruits for 2012
-
USC set to sign big class, still waiting on Clowney
-
Clemson closing in on elite class despite bad season
-
The closer- Wofford's Ayers swoops in to seal the deal

USC eager to take next step
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Tigers ride cutting-edge technology
Columbia (SC) State

Heels don't expect much backlash from 2010 troubles on signing day
Durham Herald-Sun

USF's Holtz is looking for right guys for system
Tampa Tribune

Hokies, Cavs can attest to folly of recruiting rankings
Hampton Roads Daily Press

On signing day, Va. Tech hopes to net 5-star recruit
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

February 1, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes get back to work
-
Raleigh reaps rave reviews from All-Star events
-
Henson tries to improve at line
-
Huskies dispose of Blue Devils early
-
Coach K's daughter recovers from stroke
-
Garner pitcher will compete on American Idol
-
Pack adds to football list
-
Booster reneges on gift
-
Packers, Steelers arrive
-
Packers, Steelers had similar Super Bowl blueprint

From the Birmingham News
-
Which football teams sign the most JuCo transfers?
-
Coming soon, National Esigning Day?

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Bobcats miss chance to steal win at Utah
-
Panthers hire Smith's ex-coach
-
Gamecocks stock up, await Clowney

HPU to host App. State in ESPNU BracketBusters
HPU Panthers

Seahawks suffer loss, learn BracketBusters foe
Wilmington Star-News

Rams' reborn baseball program to open season today
Winston Salem Journal

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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ODU to host Cleveland State in "Bracketbusters" game
-
Monarchs reel in top QB recruit by happenstance

Experienced linebacker Maye transferring from Clemson
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Jack Britt senior Eric MacLain will make pledge to Clemson official on signing day
Fayetteville Observer

From Rose to the pros
Greenville Daily Reflector

 

February 28, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 27 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
  Houston and UCF lock up first round byes in the upcoming C-USA Tournament

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Feb. 27 Baseball Weekend Roundup
  C-USA posts six wins over ACC, Pac-10 and SEC opponents

Memphis Tigers need some help for C-USA title
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Action heating up in Conference USA
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Marshall basketball- Herd in thick of wide open conference
Charleston (WV)
Daily Mail

MU alumni game brings smiles to all
Charleston (WV) Gazette

UCF a tough loss, but USM still in the hunt
Hattiesburg American

Cougars and Owls- A tale of two teams
  The Owls began a game against East Carolina University, a game they had no business even competing in. They were much less athletic and less talented but showed tremendous fight in a heartbreaking 71-68 loss.
Daily News - Galveston County

Tulsa has seen great players, thrilling games in NCAA Tournament
Tulsa World

From the Houston Chronicle
-
No. 22 Rice completes three-game sweep of USC
-
UH rebounds from first loss to beat Ole Miss in baseball

Tulane beats George Washington 3-2 at Turchin Stadium
New Orleans Times Picayune

February 27, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 26 Men's Basketball Update
-
Rice Wins 2011 C-USA Swimming and Diving Championship
-
Houston and UCF Take C-USA Indoor Track & Field Championship Titles

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP takes down Memphis in C-USA showdown
-
UTEP basketball notes- C-USA standings get even more muddled

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Icy Memphis Tigers outshot by UTEP, lose in 74-47 rout
-
UAB all alone atop C-USA standings
-
Tiger replay- UTEP 74, Memphis 47

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB takes over sole possession of the C-USA men's basketball lead
-
UAB beats Houston, 68-55

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH men suffer fourth straight loss as UAB rolls 68-55
-
UH rebounds from first loss to beat Ole Miss in baseball
-
UH men win fifth consecutive C-USA Indoor Track title
-
Rice wins first conference swim title in school history

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Late A.J. Rompza 3-pointer helps UCF upset C-USA leader Southern Miss
-
UCF AD Tribble among candidates for Miami job

From the Jackson Clarion Ledger
-
Former General Hammond wants you - to donate to USM athletics
-Rompza's late 3-pointer sinks Golden Eagles

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Herd gets win No. 20
-
Halftime adjustment got Herd to foul line

Herd keeps rolling
Charleston (WV) Gazette

SMU loses close one to Marshall, 64-62
Dallas Morning News

TU keeps pace in Conference USA with win
Tulsa World

Tulane defeats George Washington 12-1 in a baseball game at Turchin Stadium
New Orleans Times Picayune

NIT Bracketology - With the bracket predictor
ChicagoNow (blog)

February 26, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Day One of C-USA Indoor Track & Field Championships Comes to a Close
-
2011 C-USA Swimming and Diving Championship- Day 3
-
Feb. 25 Men's Basketball Notebook
-
2012 C-USA Basketball Championships Will Make Return to Memphis

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis Tigers know C-USA title up for grabs
-
Preview: Memphis vs. UTEP
-
Memphis to host 2012 C-USA men's and women's basketball tourneys

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rendon homers late as No. 22 Rice beats USC 10-7
-
UH senior guard Brown suspended indefinitely
-
Ole Miss hands UH baseball team first loss of season
-
Rice football- Solomon eager to make up for lost season

From the Hattiesburg American
-
Troy ends USM's baseball win streak
-
Eagles play key game at UCF today

From the Charleston Gazette
-
Improved SMU visits MU tonight
-
C-USA tourney moving back to Memphis in '12

SMU looks to get back on top of C-USA; Baylor's Jones III award finalist
Dallas Morning News

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd drives for five
-
Marshall wins with Johnny on the spot
-
C-USA tournaments returning to Memphis
-
Marshall beats Lipscomb, 3-2

TU looks forward after loss to Marshall
Tulsa World

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane basketball team hopes going back to basics works against Tulsa
-
Tulane bats come to life late in 5-4 victory over George Washington

C-USA fails to send strong message
ESPN (blog)

February 25, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 24 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
-
A pair of C-USA Pitchers Named Lowe's Senior CLASS Award Candidates
-
2011 C-USA Swimming and Diving Championship- Day 2

From the El Paso Times
-
C-USA reprimands UTEP coach Tim Floyd for outburst during game
-
Knight Court blog- UTEP's Tim Floyd and the case of the overzealous official
-
Pressure-packed race- Back-to-back losses leave Miners trailing in C-USA
-
Musical Notes blog- The UTEP fight song -- So what's going on?

Floyd Reprimanded by CUSA After Ejection in Loss
KTSM News Channel 9

Tim Floyd Outburst Sparks Conference Review
minerrush.com (blog)

Conference USA could have some late movement
Charleston
Daily Mail

Herd notebook- Baines expands his repertoire
Charleston Gazette

Herd misses first-place battle
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From the Birmingham News
-
Forget blind resumes; UAB may need blank jerseys to make the NCAA Tournament field
-
Graeme McDowell's trip to UAB no secret, thanks to his Twitter account

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Josh Pastner expects maturity from his Memphis Tigers
-
Notes: Lou Holtz gives Tigers a pep talk

Todd Graham wishes TU well after departure for Pitt
Tulsa World

USM slams its way past Alcorn State, 11-5
Hattiesburg American

February 24, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 23 Men's Basketball Update
  East Carolina, Marshall and SMU Win at Home

-
Day One Results- 2011 C-USA Swimming and Diving Championships
-
C-USA Indoor Track and Field Championships Set For Competition
-
Feb. 23 Golfer of the Week

UTEP and Tulsa lose in bid to share the C-USA men's basketball lead
Birmingham News

Red-hot Marshall zooms past Tulsa 79-61
Charleston Gazette

Slow start dooms TU at Marshall
Tulsa World

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Baines, Kane lead Herd
-
Containing 'the Hurtt' crucial to MU win

Rice rallies late but SMU prevails in overtime, 76-66
Dallas Morning News

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rice falls short after forcing overtime against SMU
-
Former UH standout Fricke dies at 35

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis Tigers' Antonio Barton released from hospital, OK to play Saturday
-
Tigers prepare to go without top scorer

The Disch on D- New USM coordinator wants to attack
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Join the Tulane chat at 11 a.m. (CST) on Thursday
New Orleans Times Picayune

February 23, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 22 Men's Basketball Notebook
-
Houston Women's Basketball Jumps into National Rankings
-
Houston Breaks Onto National Scene Ranked No. 23 in USA Today/NFCA Poll

Memphis Tigers beat Houston, 69-58; tie for first in C-USA
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Memphis hits 3-pointers late to beat UH men 69-58
-
UH improves to 4-0 in baseball with 10-3 win over SFA

From the Tulsa World
-
With first place in sight, TU keeps focus on Marshall
-
Eric Bailey's C-USA power rankings

From the Charleston Daily Mail
-
Marshall has to win C-USA tournament for chance to dance
-
Marshall football- Holliday hires Parker as Herd's new wide receivers coach
-
Marshall basketball- New personnel changes matchup against Tulsa

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Baines, Kane lead Herd
-
Spikes got help with foul shots from Pena
-
Herrion- Put hip on Hurricane

Wheeling native Wojcik back for another Wednesday battle
Charleston Gazette

USM preps for title run with not-so-easy win
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Tulane baseball team blown away by Southeastern Louisiana 13-1
New Orleans Times Picayune

Running backs coach Danny Barrett excited to join UCF football staff
Orlando Sentinel

February 22, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
February 21 Baseball Notebook
-
February 21 Baseball Players of the Week
-
C-USA Softball Players of the Week
-
Feb. 21 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
-
Feb. 21 Conference USA Women's Basketball Players of the Week

From the El Paso Times
-
Miners can't pull off come back, fall to UCF in morning
-
UTEP basketball notes- Stone says Miners are 'soft'

UCF basketball stuns UTEP 74-68
Orlando Sentinel

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Pastner- U of M now in survival mode
-
UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS PREVIEW- Tigers vs. Houston
-
Forest Arnold, Tigers' first basketball All-American, dies at 77

Losses by C-USA rivals put Eagles into tie for 1st place
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Herrion- Put hip on Hurricane
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Tulsa is making its move
Charleston
Daily Mail

Tulsa climbing C-USA ladder
Charleston Gazette

From the Tulsa World
-
College basketball update- Tulsa
-
Wilson Holloway's smile, positive attitude remembered at funeral

Rice notebook- Owls eye first-round C-USA tourney bye
Houston Chronicle

NCAA Bubble Watch- Alabama and UAB's chances 3 weeks out
al.com

APP State to Conference USA?
southernpigskin.com

Message Board Report: App State AD Charlie Cobb is meeting with Conference USA officials
Mountaineer Message Board

February 21, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 21 Baseball Weekend Roundup
-
Feb. 20 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
-
Feb. 20 C-USA Softball Update

Miners take on UCF in Monday morning basketball showdown
El Paso Times

Miners Welcome Back Golden Knights for Make-Up
  Immediately following Monday's game, the Miners will depart for Greenville, NC for a Wednesday night matchup at East Carolina.
KTSM News Channel 9

UCF basketball set to play its second tough road game in three days
Orlando Sentinel

Eagles playing their best ball at right time
Hattiesburg American

Two-game homestand important for Herd
Charleston (WV)
Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd hopes to gain ground this week
-
Rally falls short for MU baseball

Weekend of quiet bats ends with Auburn shutting out UAB, 6-0
Birmingham News

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH women claim C-USA hoops title in win over UTEP
-
Cougars checking off the list, capping a big weekend on campus
-
Rice's bats quiet as Stanford wins series finale 6-2
-
Three observations from Stanford series

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
U of M back in familiar situation
-
Tigers baseball team off to 3-0 start

February 20, 2011

From the College Football News
-
2011 Conference USA Pre-Spring Preview - Early Rankings For All The C-USA Teams
-
2011 Conference USA Pre-Spring Preview - Why Every C-USA Team Should Be Grouchy
-
2011 Conference USA Pre-Spring Preview - Why Every C-USA Team Should Be Happy

Feb. 19 Men's Basketball Update
conferenceusa.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
C-USA- Culpepper's 33 lift UTEP
-
Lethargic Memphis Tigers fall to Rice, 67-52; win streak ends
-
Tigers replay: Rice 67, Memphis 52

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rice men beat Memphis for first time, 67-52
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Rice rips Stanford 7-1 as Reckling tosses six-inning gem
-
Culpepper scores 33 as UTEP beats UH, 76-64
-
Baseball- Pitching powers UH past UT-Arlington 9-0

Rice Beats 1st Place Memphis
KPRC Houston

From the El Paso Times
-
Back on top- Miners beat Houston, grab league lead after Memphis loss
-
UTEP basketball notes-Miners get 24th year with 20 wins

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Herd wins in overtime
-
Herd baseball team defeats Kentucky

Marshall basketball- Key play by Pitts propels Herd
Charleston (WV)
Daily Mail

Herd hangs on against Green Wave
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Marshall defeats Tulane 79-75 in overtime of a men's basketball game at Fogelman Arena
-
Tulane baseball team slips past Sam Houston State on late single

From the Tulsa World
-
TU takes down SMU
-
Jordan Clarkson key for TU off bench

UAB holds on for a 63-58 win over UCF
Birmingham News

UCF basketball rallies late, but still falls at UAB
Orlando Sentinel

February 19, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 18 Men's Basketball Notebook
-
ECU Senior Toni Paisley Sets Career Strikeout Records

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rice drops baseball season opener to Stanford 5-3
-
UH baseball thrashes UT-Arlington 15-5 in opener

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis Tigers' NCAA Tournament hopes rising
-
Preview: Tigers at Rice
-
Tigers' transfer slams in first try

SMU men seek 8th Conference USA win of season
Dallas Morning News

The UAB golf team gets a visit from U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell
Birmingham News

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herrion wants more from Herd
-
Pressure of C-USA race lifted from Herd
-
Marshall opens season with victory over Miami of Ohio

Marshall basketball- Key play by Pitts propels Herd
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd seeks 3 in a row at Tulane
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

COLLEGE BASEBALL- McInnis leads USM to win in season opener
Biloxi Sun Herald

Golden Eagles open baseball season with win
Hattiesburg American

Unlike last 2 bowl games, UTEP made money in New Mexico Bowl
El Paso Times

Tulane baseball team can't get enough hits in losing opener 3-2
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Tulsa World
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Griffin dedicates weekend to Holloway
-
Jordan Clarkson key for TU off bench

February 18, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 17 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
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Two C-USA Players Named to Golden Spikes Award Watch List
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Rice's Kazemi and Memphis' Abdul-Qaadir to Receive USBWA'S Most Courageous Award
-
UCF Indoor Track & Field Moves into Top 10 in the Nation
-
Tulsa's Wilson Holloway Loses Battle with Hodgkins Lymphoma
-
Feb. 17 Swimming and Diving Weekly Awards

Conference USA Baseball Preview- Owls First, As Usual
SB Nation Houston

UTEP basketball notes- Six teams still have shot at C-USA title
El Paso Times

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane baseball team's keys to success
-
Tulane's baseball team looks to Garrett Cannizaro for greater offensive production
-
Tulane makes it official, John Hendrick is the new special teams coordinator/defensive line coach

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers focusing on staying atop league
-
Looking ahead at Conference USA race; Tigers in pole position
-
Tiger baseball boasts strong 1-2 punch
-
University of Memphis' Abdul-Qaadir receives Most Courageous Award

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd took Owls to boards
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Crook's basket wins it for Herd
-
MU baseball opens season in S.C

Marshall basketball- For Herd, 3 in a row would be really nice
Charleston
Daily Mail

Herd turned up defense against Rice
Charleston
Gazette

From the Houston Chronicle
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With new coach, UH eyes return to glory on diamond
-
Rice's Kazemi claims Most Courageous Award

Blake Griffin among those affected by Wilson Holloway's death
Tulsa World

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF baseball preview- Knights look to post breakout season with stronger rotation
-
Edgewater tandem Karl Joseph, Alton Howard have UCF among top teams

February 17, 2011

TU football player Wilson Holloway dies
  Holloway was a member of Tulsa's offensive line. He was taking a leave of absence this academic year as he fought Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Tulsa World

From conferenceusa.com
-
Feb. 16 Men's Basketball Update
-
Feb. 15 C-USA Softball Notebook
C-USA Baseball Preview

From the Biloxi Sun Herald
-
College baseball- Talent-rich Golden Eagles await first 2011 pitch
-
At their best- Golden Eagles turn 13-point deficit into 13-point victory

From the Birmingham News
-
Memphis finds a way to beat UAB once again
-
Memphis beats UAB for 11th straight time, 62-58

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Witherspoon, Jackson help Tigers defeat UAB, 62-58
-
Clutch free throws ease Joe Jackson's burdens
-
TIGERS REPLAY: U of M hands Blazers another close loss

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd pulls away from Owls, 72-61
-
Missed dunk by Owls the turning point for Marshall

Missed dunk sparks Herd win over Rice
Charleston
Gazette

Marshall basketball- Key play by Pitts propels Herd
Charleston
Daily Mail

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rice cedes battle of boards in loss to Marshall
-
UH slides back to .500 after loss to SMU

Papa Dia scores 27 points to lead SMU to 65-51 victory
Dallas Morning News

Tulane basketball team falters 65-62 against Central Florida
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF claims 65-62 win at Tulane, starting new winning streak
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UCF senior forward A.J. Tyler's improvement contributes to Knights' success

UCF Baseball Team Starting To Adopt Head Coach Terry Rooney's Personality
KnightNews.com

February 16, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 15 Men's Basketball Notebook
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Preseason Baseball Notebook
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C-USA Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week
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C-USA Tennis Athletes of the Week

Eric Bailey's Conference USA Insider
Tulsa World

From the Birmingham News
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Jamarr Sanders is UAB's main man on the offensive end
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Can't play 'em, but can UAB beat Alabama for an at-large spot?

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Witherspoon available for Memphis Tigers tonight against UAB
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Preview: Tigers vs. UAB

UTEP men's basketball- Miners face tough road test
El Paso Times

Herd attempts to barge back into C-USA race
Charleston
Gazette

Rebounds critical to Herd
Charleston
Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall mantra- Pound the boards
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Coach not too proud to beg for fan support

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane men's basketball team faces University of Central Florida Wednesday night- A look at the matchup
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Nick Boullosa a catalyst for Tulane baseball team in the outfield
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How does Tulane baseball spell relief? Nick Pepitone, that's how

Eagles poised for another run
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

February 15, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 14 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
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Feb. 14 Conference USA Women's Basketball Players of the Week
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Feb. 14 C-USA Softball Players of the Week

Tulane men's basketball player Aaron Holmes lost for the season
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Projected C-USA standings before Feb. 16
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Rebounding consistency would be boon to Thundering Herd

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall has one stat to avoid
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Marshall's big men are able to regenerate

Future of the Coal Bowl is uncertain
Charleston
Daily Mail

Rice notebook- Batting cleanup suits Rathjen fine
Houston Chronicle

From the Hattiesburg American
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Sales of 'Pete' seats key to ballpark funding
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What are the chances of USM getting an NCAA tournament bid?

Golden Eagles must shake off the Memphis blues
Biloxi Sun Herald

Brown invited to NFL combine
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Tigers embrace streak, determined to keep focus on winning
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UAB's Aaron Johnson breaks school assists record (video)
Birmingham News

February 14, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 13 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
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Feb. 13 C-USA Softball Update

Quick Dish- February Frenzy
ESPN

Marshall basketball- Herrion gets right response on road
Charleston
Daily Mail

C-USA tournament creeping up on Herd
Huntington Herald Dispatch

Might as well shut up and play
Charleston Gazette

From the Tulsa World
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Tulsa 13-11 overall, 6-4 in Conference USA
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TU's Blankenship not concerned about recruits' star ratings
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TU's impact two-star recruits

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF coach Donnie Jones says end of losing streak doesn't change his strategy
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UCF football will lean on newcomers to help claim another Conference USA title

College Football 2011- 50 Burning Questions That Must Be Answered Before Kickoff
Bleacher Report

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Catching duo a strength for Tulane baseball
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Tulane Green Wave baseball counting on young pitchers

Rice baseball- Hamilton gets starting nod at shortstop
Houston Chronicle

February 13, 2011

Feb. 12 Men's Basketball Update
  UTEP Remains in First in C-USA Race; UAB's Sanders with 37 Points in Blazers Win
conferenceusa.com

UCF holds off Hurricane
  Tulsa will host East Carolina on Wednesday
Tulsa World

Knightmare is over- UCF beats Tulsa, snaps 8-game losing streak
Orlando Sentinel

From the El Paso Times
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Miners battle past SMU- Win keeps UTEP atop C-USA standings
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UTEP basketball notes- Key to Miners' win involved pounding ball inside

SMU falls to UTEP, 67-57, in CUSA showdown
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers dig out of double-digit hole to top Southern Miss, 67-61
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Memphis Tigers' Chris Crawford puts keister on the line
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Tigers replay: First-half run keeps Memphis in game
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C-USA- Sanders scores 37 to spark Blazers

Eagles still can't decipher Tigers
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

UAB escapes with a 74-68 win over Rice
Birmingham News

From the Houston Chronicle
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Sanders-led UAB too much for Rice men in 74-68 loss
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UH men top Tulane 79-68 to end five-game losing skid

February 12, 2011

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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C-USA schedule does MU no favors
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Holliday acquires one, but loses two

Doc rolls the dice on hot prospect
Charleston Gazette

Marshall football- Former 4-star recruit joins the Herd
Charleston
Daily Mail

Eagles pumped for Memphis
Hattiesburg American

Eagles confident heading into rematch vs. Memphis
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers' big shot Antonio Barton wants easy game
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Preview: Memphis vs. Southern Miss
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Conference USA basketball tourney on course back to Memphis in 2012

From the Tulsa World
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Justin Hurtt's clutch shooting benefits TU
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Tough 2011 football schedule awaits TU

From the Birmingham News
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Hot Corner- For UAB a win + win = Big Dance
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UAB hires Rick Mallory to coach the offensive line

UTEP football- Bye gives Miners break in middle of 2011 season
El Paso Times

From the Houston Chronicle
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No longer a one-trick pony league, C-USA is up for grabs
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UH men look to finish games, learn from recent errors
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Rice standout freshman Kuster takes C-USA by storm

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF aims to bounce back from disappointing Memphis loss
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There might be Thursday games on UCF 2011 football schedule

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane men's basketball team determined to halt losing streak
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Tulane hires South Florida assistant John Hendrick as special teams coordinator/defensive line coach

How a dance is helping make SMU hoops fun in February
Dallas Morning News

February 11, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 10 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
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Feb. 10 C-USA Opens 2011 Softball Campaign
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C-USA Baseball Championship Tickets On Sale Now
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Tulsa Names UCA's Steven McRoberts as Volleyball Head Coach

From the Charleston Gazette
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Charges against Kane, Johnson could be affecting team's play
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High degree of difficulty

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall announces daunting schedule
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Painful defeat lingers

From the Charleston Daily Mail
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Herd football team faces tough schedule this season
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Blame the computer for Herd's schedule predicament
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Herd's Herrion could make changes

Eagles to play five bowl teams in 2011
Biloxi Sun Herald

With Flowers, Eagles enjoy good times
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane football team adds 13th game to 2011 schedule
Tulane men's basketball team lacks final push in several Conference USA games this season- video

Tulane announces 2011 football schedule
NewOrleans.Com

From ucfsports.com
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2011 UCF Football Schedule Released
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A new season begins for UCF Softball

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF already battling Big East on the recruiting front
Evaluating the 2011 UCF football recruiting class | Video
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UCF releases 2011 football schedule
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Jeff Godfrey will be UCF's quarterback until he graduates -- case closed!

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers' Joe Jackson struggles with 2 straight scoreless games
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Memphis basketball signee Adonis Thomas named to McDonald's All-American Game
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Tigers' Witherspoon to miss Saturday's game against Southern Miss
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Memphis football season opens Sept. 3 at home vs. Mississippi State

From the Houston Chronicle
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Cougars slate home game vs. UCLA in 2011 schedule
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Rice set date with Purdue for 2011 home opener
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Rice fills out its football coaching staff vacancies
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UH women extend C-USA lead with win over rival Rice

SMU announces 2011 football schedule; opens season against Texas A&M
Dallas Morning News

Tulsa releases 2011 football schedule
Tulsa World

UAB announces its 2011 football schedule
Birmingham News

February 10, 2011

Feb. 9 Men's Basketball Update
  Memphis, SMU & UAB Wins Keep Each in Hunt for C-USA Title
conferenceusa.com

UAB beats Marshall, 64-48, on the road
Birmingham News

From the Charleston Gazette
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Blazers humble Herd
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MU sours fans with weak effort

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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UAB rolls to easy win over Herd, 64-48
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A lack of effort main reason for Herd loss

Marshall basketball- Herd has no answers for Blazers
Charleston
Daily Mail

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Antonio Barton's game-winning shot lifts Memphis Tigers by UCF, 63-62
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Replay: Memphis 63, UCF 62

Last-second shot dooms UCF in 63-62 loss to Memphis
Orlando Sentinel

From the Houston Chronicle
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Respect, rivalry, rankings on the line for UH against Rice
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Rice baseball coach Graham takes to the airwaves
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Rice baseball- Early season games to watch
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The skinny on UH football staff changes

SMU’s star is getting some much needed help from his friends
Dallas Morning News

Tulane basketball team falls to SMU 66-61
New Orleans Times Picayune

February 9, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 8 Women's Basketball Update
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Feb. 8 Men's Basketball Notebook
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C-USA Tennis Athletes of the Week
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C-USA Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Week

Spring QB competition- C-USA
ESPN (blog)

Golden Eagles hand reins to Disch to retool shaky defense
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Fedora turns defense over to Disch
Biloxi Sun Herald

Men's College Basketball Betting - Conference USA Power Poll through 2/8
BetUs.com

From the Charleston Daily Mail
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Marshall duo charged with misdemeanor battery; will play tonight vs. UAB
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Herd's Pitts remembers 2010 loss to UAB

From the Charleston Gazette
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MU, UAB offenses sputtering
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2 Herd players charged

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd seeks steady course
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Marshall players accused of battery
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Kane too smart for baiting by opponents

From the Tulsa World
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C-USA Insider
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College basketball update- Tulsa

Hot SMU guards against cooling off during week-long break
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers know what's needed
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Preview: Memphis at UCF
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Questions and answers with Memphis Tigers basketball beat reporter Jason Smith

Memphis coach Josh Pastner says UCF basketball won't be down for long
Orlando Sentinel

UH notebook- Cooper takes unusual route to campus
Houston Chronicle

February 8, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Feb. 7 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
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Feb. 7 Conference USA Women's Basketball Players of the Week

Coming Down The Stretch- The Games That Will Decide C-USA's Final Standings
Bleacher Report

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd hosts UAB to right C-USA ship
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Hamrick fine tunes Marshall schedule
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Another coach goes to Temple

Thomas' return a plus for Herd
Charleston Gazette

Eagles making a move in C-USA
Biloxi Sun Herald

UTEP men's basketball team gets 2 votes in AP poll, 4 in USA Today-ESPN poll
El Paso Times

From the Houston Chronicle
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Rice notebook- Bailiff's coaching staff taking shape
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Coming full circle

Tigers eye Saturday for Witherspoon's return
Memphis Commercial Appeal

College basketball update- Tulsa
Tulsa World

February 7, 2011

Ranking and analyzing the 2011 Conference USA Recruiting Classes
College Football News

Feb. 6 C-USA Women's Basketball Update
conferenceusa.com

From the Birmingham News
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UAB OL coach Will Friend is set to take coaching job at Georgia
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UAB keeps pace in the C-USA race with a win at Tulane

Herd faces uphill climb in second half
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Barton, Carmouche give Tigers lift
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Jeff Godfrey remains UCF's starting quarterback, but faces competition
Orlando Sentinel

February 6, 2011

Feb. 5 Men's Basketball Update
  UTEP Holds Top Spot in C-USA Standings; Memphis Defeats Gonzaga in Non-Conference Action
conferenceusa.com

Eagles get their revenge on Herd
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Golden Eagles issue some payback
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd rallies late, but falls short
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Passing judgment on Marshall Class of '06

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Antonio Barton lifts Memphis Tigers to win over Gonzaga, 62-58
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Replay: Memphis 62, Gonzaga 58

From the Birmingham News
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UAB beats Tulane, 47-39
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The only pretty thing for UAB on Saturday at Tulane was the final result

Tulane goes cold in 47-39 loss to Alabama-Birmingham
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Tulsa World
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Justin Hurtt, TU topple Houston in OT
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Former TU QB Paul Smith signs with CFL's Montreal Alouettes

From the Houston Chronicle
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Hurtt helps Tulsa top UH men 76-71 in overtime
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Rice falls short against Julyan Stone, UTEP 59-53

UTEP basketball notes- Sick Stone shows toughness
El Paso Times

February 5, 2011

From the Birmingham News
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New football stadium now part of UAB's plan for the future
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UAB must build stadium or drop football
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Hot Corner- On-campus stadium a big step for UAB Blazers

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers' series with Gonzaga may end
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Preview: Tigers at Gonzaga

UTEP men's basketball- Floyd tries to make Miners fear Owl revival
El Paso Times

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Southern Miss out to get even
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Rankings of recruits vary with websites
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Marshall men play Super Bowl roles

Eagles look for redemption against Herd
Biloxi Sun Herald

USM goal- Assuage nightmare
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Southern Miss should be riled for Herd
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Four-star Kentucky quarterback DaMarcus Smith picks UCF over Louisville
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Four-star linebacker Leilon Willingham picks UCF over Michigan, Colorado
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Even without the Big East, UCF outrecruits USF

From the Tulsa World
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Within reach- TU's confidence high after wins over UTEP, Memphis
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Looking ahead- C-USA second half

UH women halfway to perfect Conference USA campaign
Houston Chronicle

February 4, 2011

From USA Today
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Around Conference USA - Football
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Around Conference USA - Basketball

Building Towards The Future- Looking at Conference USA's Top Signees
Bleacher Report

UAB takes an important step toward having an on-campus stadium
Birmingham News

Fedora- This year's signees to be our strongest class
Hattiesburg American

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall rivals WVU in recruiting
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Spare us recruiting hype until it's proven
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Houston game fell to Herd's hands

Former Herd player likes MU recruits
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

TU's G.J. Kinne named 2011 college football player to watch

Join the Tulane chat with football coach Bob Toledo and basketball coach Ed Conroy
New Orleans Times Picayune

UTEP men's basketball- Makeup date undecided for UCF game
El Paso Times

Memphis Tigers trying to recover
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TU's G.J. Kinne named 2011 college football player to watch
Tulsa World

February 3, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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2011 C-USA Football Signees
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Feb. 2 Men's Basketball Update
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C-USA Celebrates 25th Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day
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Memphis Women's Basketball Game at Tulsa For Thursday Postponed

Signing day- Conference USA
ESPN (blog)

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Holliday's recruiting class best in history
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MU unveils 2011 recruiting class
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Williams' alertness helps give Herd win

Marshall football- Signing day was just what Doc ordered
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Late attractions boost Herd signing class
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF still hopes to add to highest-rated class in school history
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Debating whether this is area's best recruiting class
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UCF racks up 20 letters of intent, still in the mix for four-star prospects
Evaluating the 2011 UCF football recruiting class | Video

Blizzard Grounds UCF Basketball Team
WKMG Orlando

From the Birmingham News
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Southern Miss beats UAB, 75-71
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More from UAB's 75-71 loss to Southern Miss
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A closer look at UAB's 2011 recruiting class

From the Biloxi Sun Herald
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Golden Eagles tie for first
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Eagles’ class looks ‘special’ to Fedora

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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California QB is intriguing catch
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Golden Eagles rally to win on road, keep pace in crowded C-USA race
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Southern Miss signee list

From the El Paso Times
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Mount San Antonio College stars highlight UTEP recruiting class
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Weather, power, curfew concerns scrub UTEP-UCF basketball game

Inside SMU's 2011 recruiting class
Dallas Morning News

From the Houston Chronicle
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Sumlin finds fixes for UH's defense with latest class
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Rice cornerbacks coach Washington leaving program
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Frizzelle, Rice pull away from Tulane to reach .500

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane loads up on Louisiana players among its 22 signed
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Rice defeats Tulane basketball team 71-61

From the Tulsa World
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TU ends 12-game losing streak against Memphis
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TU triumphs at Memphis
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TU football signing class analysis
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Tulsa 2011 recruiting bios
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Signing class pleases TU's Blankenship

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tulsa rallies, beats Memphis Tigers for first time in decade, 68-65
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Porter lays foundation for Tigers with blockers
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Memphis Tigers' miscues beginning to add up
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Replay: Tulsa 68, Memphis 65

February 2, 2011

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd beats Houston, 63-62
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This one belongs to the Herd
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Coaches see no easy wins in C-USA
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Frohnapfel boys bring brother act to Marshall

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall basketball- Kane's 24 points leads Herd in road win
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Marshall football- Baxter ready to build own legacy with Herd

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Herd downs Houston for first Conference USA road victory
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Holliday expects big numbers for Herd signing day

Area players reach signature moment
Sarasota Herald-Tribune

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH's losing skid continues with 63-62 loss to Marshall
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UH notebook- Recruiting assessments often off-target

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Golden Eagles look for rare road win vs. Blazers
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Eagles add one, but lose another

Golden Eagles plan to keep winning
Biloxi Sun Herald

USM baseball Fan Day Saturday
Hattiesburg American

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Competition for C-USA rank on the line against Tulsa
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Preview: Memphis vs. Tulsa
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Website likes the work University of Memphis has done on recruiting trail

From the Tulsa World
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Hurricane seeks to end series losing streak against Memphis
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Analysis of TU's 2011 class
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Ex-TU quarterback Paul Smith signs Canadian contract

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP tries to rebound against UCF
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The Mine Shaft blog- UTEP loses top recruit to New Mexico

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Orlando-area athletes happy to be headed to hometown UCF
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UCF hopes to land a few signing day surprises
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A closer look at UCF's 2011 commitments

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane basketball team hoping Aaron Holmes can help turn things around
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Tulane football looks to load up on recruits at skill positions
Tulane's Ed Conroy on his team playing Rice- video

February 1, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Jan. 31 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
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Jan. 31 Conference USA Women's Basketball Players of the Week

A weekly look at the mid-major scene
ESPN

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall vying for prized prospects
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Herd rolls with Memphis momentum

Herd needs to win one on the road
Charleston Gazette

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Breshad Perriman chooses UCF over Miami Hurricanes and Florida State
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UCF sophomore forward Dave Diakite has knee surgery

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers say Witherspoon working hard but still out
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University of Memphis beefs up its offensive line

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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How good do you think Tulane's recruiting class will be?
Tulane pitcher Nick Pepitone talks about getting this season started- video

Eagles look for road win at UAB
Biloxi Sun Herald

USM plans to build golf training center at Hattiesburg Country Club
Hattiesburg American

UH pledge McElroy has chance to excel in two sports
Houston Chronicle

From the Tulsa Wprld
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Strong foundation
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TU Football- Recruiting review