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East Carolina

Carolinas/Region

Conference USA

October 31, 2011
Halloween
All Hallows Eve
Beggar's Night
Magic Day
National Knock-Knock Day
National UNICEF Day
Reformation Day
Samhain (Wiccan)

From Bonesvllle.net
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O'Brien: Big East's methodology a curious mystery
-BVL:
BCS Standings
-BVL:
Harris, AP & Coaches Polls

Pirates Fall To Blazers In Double Overtime, 3-2
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Blue-collar 'D' leading ECU surge
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Editorial: Expense of Halloween revelry

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Eagles start looking to Pirates
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Southern Miss vs. East Carolina preview

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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East Carolina defeats Tulane 34-13
Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif Tulane defensive end Dezman Moses talks about calls in Memphis game, looks ahead to ECU- video

'Lawless' CFL has Lions fuming
Vancouver Sun

October 30, 2011
Checklists Day
Create a Great Funeral Day
Devil's Night
Haunted Refrigerator Night
Reformation Sunday
Birthday - President John Adams' Birthday (2nd President)

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL Game Center: ECU 34, Tulane 13
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A. Myatt: Not Mr. Perfect, but more than good enough
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O'Brien: Davis steps up when young Bucs stumble
-W.A. Myatt: Game Day Photo Gallery
-BVL:
ECU-Tulane Box Score
BVL Audio:
Ruffin McNeill Post-game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Stifle Green Wave On Homecoming, 34-13
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Swimming & Diving Teams Pick Up Three Wins In Charleston
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ECU Hosts UAB In Season Finale Before Heading To C-USA Championships

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU washes Waves away
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Minor tweaks have major impact
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REFLECTOR PHOTOS- ECU vs. Tulane
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SCENE AROUND ECU homecoming parade, Oct. 29

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WITN

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WNCT

Wave goodbye
Washington Daily News

East Carolina wins the games it should
Fayetteville Observer

Davis, Pirates down Tulane for C-USA win
Kinston Free Press

Davis powers Pirates to victory
Raleigh News & Observer

East Carolina rolls past Tulane
Winston-Salem Journal (AP)

Green Wave-Pirates Game Review
USA TODAY (Sports Network)

Tulane falls on road to ECU, 34-13
SportsNOLA.com

PI-TV- First Photos & Video
piratesillustrated.com

October 29, 2011
Pirate Game Day
National Cat Day
National Forgiveness Day
Anniversary - Internet
Anniversary - Stock Market Crash (1929)

Big East fighting for AQ survival
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Host Tulane For Homecoming
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East Carolina Football vs. Tulane Streamed Live In Pirates All-Access
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Tulane Outlasts East Carolina, 3-2

ECU must keep the chains moving
Washington Daily News

ECU’s Harris capitalizing on chance
Kinston Free Press

Tulane at East Carolina
Raleigh News & Observer

ECU to play lowly Tulane
Winston-Salem Journal

From the East Carolinian
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Green Wave rolls in for homecoming
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Checking in for the first time
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OPINION- Not so super merger

Tulane Football Hits Road For C-USA Showdown With East Carolina
SportsNOLA.com

East Carolina wants to continue its momentum against Tulane
Biloxi Sun Herald (AP)

From the hoistthecolours.net
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Tulane @ ECU - Final Pre-Game Thoughts
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Tulane @ ECU - The Edge

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Former ECU student 'lifts as he climbs' (sub req'd)
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Oct. 29 Darts and Laurels
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SCENE AROUND the O.A.R. concert at ECU, Oct. 27

ECU Homecoming Big Weekend For Businesses
WITN

Perfect Pirate Party Unfolds This Weekend
WCTI12.com

Tulane Football- Mark Hutson Press Conference (East Carolina)
YouTube

October 28, 2011
Frankenstein Friday
Saint Jude's Day
Statue Of Liberty Day
Birthday - Jonas Salk (polo vaccine)
Birthday - Greg Vacek (linkmeister)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Monroe: Kevin's Keys to the Game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Phone Calls)

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Tops Marshall 2-1 On Senior Night
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Pirates Host Tulane And Southern Miss In Rematches

East Carolina seeks to build momentum, beat Tulane
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Realignment dominates Holland talk (sub req'd)
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Versatile Pasut ready for anything (sub req'd)
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Police coordinate for a safe Halloween
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Lab preserves Blackbeard's treasures
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New Cubs GM has local ties

Pirates return home on a winning streak
WRAL

Notebook- Passing records sinking in for Pirates
Kinston Free Press

Terry Holland (10.26)
Pirate Radio 1250

Preview- Improving East Carolina hosts Tulane squad in flux
SportsNOLA.com

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane interim coach Mark Hutson shortening playing rotation for some backups
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Tulane football team eager to stop mistakes with East Carolina up next

ECU hosts O.A.R. for 2011 Homecoming
WNCT

October 27, 2011
Cranky Co-Workers Day
Navy Day
Anniversary - NYC Subway
Birthday - President Theodore Roosevelt (26th President)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Myatt: Time to play political football again
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Myatt: Godwin talks baseball
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Cancer Run)

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Host Tulane For Homecoming
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Hardison Takes Eighth At Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown

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WNCT

Marshall Women's Soccer to Play ECU in Final Match of 2011
HNN Huntingtonnews.net

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Johnson says he hasn't lost any speed
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Realignment talk dominates Holland appearance (sub req'd)
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ECU defense switches gears after Navy (sub req'd)
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Blackbeard's cannon raised, headed to ECU

Tulane (2-6) at East Carolina (3-4) (ET)
Kansas City Star (Sports Network)

Pirates sink Midshipmen on the road
The East Carolinian

Coach Ruff To Speak At Freeboot Friday
WITN

Havelock to honor 1971 state title team
Havelock News

Blackbeard's cannon salvaged from shipwreck
Jacksonville Daily News

Blackbeard's Cannon Lifted from Ocean Floor
ABC News

October 26, 2011
Diwali (Deepavali - Hindu)
Mule Day
Perigean Spring Tides
Birthday - Hillary Rodham Clinton (Secretary of State)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Bradsher: Pirates having fun executing wins
-BVL:
Embattled Big East takes another blow
WTIB Audio Replay: Talk of the Town (Turnage Theater)

ECU settles in the calm before the storm
Wilmington Star-News

Faith Hardison Tied For 20th After Posting An Even Round 72
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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College prices up again as states slash budgets
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Despite injuries, Pirate OL shines (sub req'd)

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WNCT

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SportsNOLA.com

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New Orleans Times Picayune

Transcript From Tulane's Weekly Football Press Conference
Tulanegreenwave.com

Shiver me timbers- ECU assists helps study cannon from Blackbeard's flagship
Mountain Xpress

October 25, 2011
Saint Crispin's Day
Sourest Day
Birthday - Pablo Picasso (artist)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Bailey: A winning weekend in more ways than one
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BVL Photos: St. Peter's Football Team Does Annapolis
WBVL Audio Replay:
Ruffin McNeill Media Luncheon
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Halloween Carnival)

From ecupirates.com
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Davis Earns Conference USA Player-Of-The-Week Award
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Otteson Tied For 11th At Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference

Non-AQ Players of the Week
ESPN (blog)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Home cooking helps Sampson add pounds
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McNeill wants best of homecoming

Confidence growing for ECU
Kinston Free Press

Welcome home
Washington Daily News

Upon Further Review
  Doug Rhoads, coordinator of officials for the ACC, supported the ruling, made by an official on the field and upheld by a replay review, that Navy wide receiver Matt Aiken did not make a touchdown catch on the game's final possession.

Annapolis Capital

East Carolina Pirates Vs. Tulane Green Wave
Sports Chat Place

Bills sign DT Ross to practice squad
SportsPageMagazine.com

October 24, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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O'Brien: Young line starting to gel
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BVL: BCS Standings
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BVL: Harris, AP & Coaches Polls

From ecupirates.com
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Field Set For Las Vegas Showdown
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Pirates Tame Cougars For Third-Straight C-USA Win, 2-0
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Pirates Downed By League Leader Tulsa

Pirates get a break, but better teams often do
Greenville Daily Reflector

Rivals.com Conference Players of the Week
  Houston QB Case Keenum and East Carolina QB Dominique Davis share the CUSA honor
rivals.com

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conferenceusa.com

Navy falls to E. Carolina, loses 5th straight
NavyTimes.com

October 23, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL Game Center: East Carolina 38, Navy 35
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O'Brien: Davis delivers record-setting day
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BVL: ECU-Navy Box Score
BVL Audio:
Ruffin McNeill Post-game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule

Pirates Claim Road Thriller Over Navy, 38-35
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Davis sets pair of records in ECU win
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Blowout loss further in ECU's rearview

Davis sets 2 NCAA records as ECU beats Navy
Kinston Free Press

A strong showing
Washington Daily News

Davis' big day rescues Pirates
Raleigh News & Observer

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W
NCT

From the Fayetteville Observer
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East Carolina's Adhem Elsawi atypical football journey led him to Bible Belt despite his Muslim faith
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Dominique Davis sets 2 NCAA records as East Carolina beats Navy, 38-35

East Carolina's Dominique Davis picks apart Navy as Mids drop fifth straight game
Washington Post (AP)

From the Annapolis Capital
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Record-setting day for ECU QB
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Midshipmen can't kick out of skid
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Navy Notes- Mids' 'D' continues to struggle

From the Washington Post
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Navy loses quarterback — and game
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Summary- East Carolina 38, Navy 35
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Backup QB Miller nearly brings Mids back

October 22, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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Monroe: Kevin's Keys to the Game
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Repo Express)

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Closes Non-Conference Slate At Navy
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ECU Tops Rice, 3-1, In Conference USA Action Friday Night
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SMU Dispatches East Carolina, 3-0

East Carolina at Navy- Tudor's take, observations and who watch
Raleigh News & Observer

Pirates defense takes center stage
Washington Daily News

ECU seeking momentum
Greenville Daily Reflector

Pirates ‘anxious’ for Navy rematch
Kinston Free Press

From the East Carolinian
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Lining up for battle
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Fresh faces brighten men’s hoops

From WRAL
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ECU, Navy meet with both desperately needing a win
ECU looking to continue winning ways against Navy

ECU @ Navy - Final Pre-Game Thoughts
hoistthecolours.net

From the Annapolis Capital
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Navy trying to end four-game slide against E. Carolina
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East Carolina coach gains from loss

Preview- Navy hopes to right the ship against ECU
Washington Post

Redskins banking on rookie backup linemen Willie Smith, Maurice Hurt
Washington Post (blog)

Jay Ross signs contract with Buffalo Bills
WWAY NewsChannel 3

October 21, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Walter Jones)

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NCT

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Pirates Illustrated (Rivals.com)

Notebook- Rematch presents opportunity for ECU
Kinston Free Press

Scarfone mimicking Navy QB
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

From hoistthecolours.net
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Plank's Pointe' - “Why the 'Boise State model' would be successful in Greenville”
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ECU @ Navy - The Edge
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Speaking in potentialities is for slimy salesmen and ENRON execs. ACTUAL data inside!

Virginia Tech, Maryland, Navy, Virginia- Week 8 Game Capsules
Washington Times

Can Navy Right Its Sinking Ship?
Press Box

Dwayne Harris Signed To Cowboys Practice Squad
NBC Dallas-Fort Worth (blog)

Jay Ross to shuffle off to Buffalo
WWAY NewsChannel 3

If Opportunity Calls, Former East Carolina Standout Willie Smith Ready For Panthers
Fredericksburg.com (blog)

Prep Football- Legend Grey Medinger
Salisbury Post

Recruiting Notebook
Baseball America

October 20, 2011
Birth of the Bab (Baha'i)
Get Smart About Credit Day
International Credit Union Day
Miss American Rose Day
Shemini Atzeret (Jewish)
Simchat Torah (begins at sundown - Jewish)
Birthday - Bela Lugosi (actor)
Birthday - Mickey Mantle (baseball)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Myatt: ECU needs to take another step forward
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Crimestoppers)

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Closes Non-Conference Slate At Navy
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ECU Heads To SMU Before Hosting Tulsa In Split Weekend

Game with Navy isn’t about payback or redemption
Washington Daily News

Pirates on the mend
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

East Carolina (2-4) at Navy (2-4) (ET)
Kansas City Star

Week 8 Start and Sit quarterbacks
CBSSports.com

Navy football hurt by lack of early success in red zone
Washington Post

Navy safety makes most of opportunity
Annapolis Capital

East Carolina Vs. Navy- Midshipmen Look To Snap Losing Streak
SB Nation DC

Mustangs Host ECU Friday; Travel To Marshall Sunday
SMUMustangs

October 19, 2011
Evaluate Your Life Day
Hagfish Day
Shemini Atzeret (begins at sundown - Jewish)

From ecupirates.com
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Varner Wins Individual Medalist Honors At Collegiate Classic
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2012 Schedule Set For Softball

ECU should look at calendar, not Navy
Wilmington Star-News

Up front with credit
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Midshipmen in desperate need of win
Annapolis Capital

A View From The Booth- Minute by Minute
navysports.com

Cowboys Waive Former Pirate Dwayne Harris
WITN

Cowboys release WR/KR Dwayne Harris
ESPN.com

Cowboys need return option now that WR Dwayne Harris has been cut
Dallas Morning News

Cowboys release WR Dwayne Harris, sign veteran guard Daniel Loper
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

October 18, 2011
St. Luke Feast Day
World Menopause Day
No Beard Day

From Bonesvllle.net
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Bailey: Ruff girds Pirates for triple option
WBVL Audio Replay:
Ruffin McNeill Game Week Presser
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Phone Calls)

From ecupirates.com
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Varner Leads Field At AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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McNeill- Pirates 'banged up'
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Editorial- ECU advocates- stand and be counted

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NCT

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ITN

Feeling good again
Washington Daily News

Pirates hope to get on roll
New Bern Sun Journal

From the East Carolinian
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Pirates rebound in Memphis
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OPINION- “Ruff” first half

East Carolina Pirates (2-4) at Navy Midshipmen (2-4)
S
ports Chat Place

NCAA FB notebook- Pirates without starters
Salisbury Post

East Carolina Travels to Navy for Homecoming Matchup
navysports.com

From the Washington Times
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Double duty for Navy's French on gridiron, lacrosse field
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Niumatalolo takes stock at season's midpoint

Unlike past years, Mids aren't winning close games
Annapolis Capital

NFL- Garrard To Have Back Surgery
WCTI12.com

Behind The Mic with David Jackson
ASU Appalachian Mountaineers

Waiver Wire- Week Eight
College Fantasy Football Insider

October 17, 2011
Mulligan Day
National Boss Day
National Cake Decorating Day

From Bonesvllle.net
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O'Brien: Realignment game gets new dynamic
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BVL: BCS Standings
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BVL: Harris, AP & Coaches Polls

From ecupirates.com
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Malkiewicz' Overtime Goal Lifts Pirates Past Mustangs, 1-0
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Tulane Sweeps Pirates In New Orleans

Smiling Pirates return from Memphis with morale victory
Greenville Daily Reflector

East Carolina Team Report
Yahoo! Sports

October 16, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL Game Center: East Carolina 35, Memphis 17
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O'Brien: Davis, Pirates exorcize their demons
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BVL: ECU-Memphis Box Score
BVL Audio: Ruffin McNeill Post-game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Knock off Memphis, 35-17
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Swimming & Diving Teams Sweep Dual Meet With Davidson

Video from WITN
-ECU Highlights
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Terry Holland Pregame Interview

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU tramples Tigers
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Pirates meet, greet basketball fans
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Source- Big East leaders to vote Monday

Pirates make comeback against Tigers
Raleigh News & Observer

ECU rallies to beat Memphis
Kinston Free Press

Davis leads ECU past Memphis
Washington Daily News

Recap- Memphis vs. East Carolina
Charlotte Observer

Second Half Outburst Leads ECU Past Memphis, 35-17
gotigersgo.com

East Carolina 35, Tigers 17
Memphis
Flyer

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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East Carolina rallies, tops Memphis Tigers, 35-17
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U of M postgame- Tigers lose out on close call

NC voters split over expansion; give nod to ECU
Greensboro News Record

October 15, 2011

Alliance engages Big East in chess match
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Heads To Memphis For C-USA Clash
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ECU Hits The Hardwood For First Practice
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Pirates Fall In Three At Southern Miss
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Pirates Fall To Golden Hurricane On The Pitch, 1-0
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Women's Cross Country Earns Third-Place Finish

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates head to Memphis in need of win
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Pirates off and running on the hardwood
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C-USA, Mountain West merge
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Game Day- Pirates in Memphis

From the Kinston Free Press
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League race continues for ECU
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Pirates ‘dead’ in Houston loss

From the Jacksonville Daily News
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ECU's Lewis still improving despite success
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C-USA, MWC to merge

Preview- ECU (1-4, 1-1 C-USA) at Memphis (1-5, 0-2)
Raleigh News & Observer

Pirates look to right ship at Memphis
Washington Daily News

ECU will try to bounce back against Memphis
Winston Salem Journal (AP)

Three Pirates Earn Midseason Conference USA Honors
WCTI

Tigers And Pirates Set For C-USA Action On Saturday
gotigersgo.com

Who pays attention to Tiger football?
Daily Helmsman

Memphis Tiger DB's mom in his thoughts
Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 14, 2011
Paint It Purple Friday

From Bonesvllle.net
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Monroe: Kevin's Keys to the Game
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Arts Council)

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Begin Basketball Practice Friday
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Purple Pounds Out 12 Hits In 10-3 Win Over Gold
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Volleyball Continues League Play At Southern Miss And Tulane

Better D is an inside job
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

East Carolina Pirates see chance for rebound with win over Memphis Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

The Bright Side With Jeff Brightwell
gotigersgo.com

East Carolina Pirates at Memphis Tigers
Sports Memo (blog)

Local players selected for Shrine Bowl of Carolinas
  Solomon, an East Carolina commitment, has caught 21 passes for 495 yards and seven touchdowns. He also has three interceptions and is listed as a defensive back for the game.

scnow.com

Leach brings intensity to Ravens offense
CSNwashington.com

ECU among top business schools
WNCT

October 13, 2011
Saint Edward the Confessor Feast Day
Sukkot (Jewish)
Birthday - Navy Birthday

From Bonesvllle.net
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Myatt: Pirates must win in Memphis
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Myatt: Big East watch a waiting game for Lebo, too
WBVL Audio Replay:
Jeff Lebo on Media Day
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Nicholas Sparks)

From ecupirates.com
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Men's Basketball Holds Annual Media Day
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McDonald's Home Run Paces Purple To 6-5 Win

Can ECU start healing wounds with a cakewalk in Memphis?
Wilmington Star-News

Out for respect
Washington Daily News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates hoping to build on success
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ECU's waiting game continues (sub req'd)

Jay Ross heads heads west for NFL tryout
WWAY NewsChannel 3

Vacek: Memphis Tiger Preview
BoneyardBanter.com

ECU @ Memphis - The Edge
hoistthecolours.net

From WNCT
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Three Thoughts on Memphis Tiger Football
Memphis Flyer

Memphis Tigers' ever-changing offensive line shuffles again
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Artifacts found during QAR dive
Jacksonville Daily News

October 12, 2011
Columbus Day (Traditional)
Day of the Six Billion
Emergency Nurses Day
Freethought Day
International Moment of Frustration Scream Day
International Top Spinning Day
National Bring Teddy Bear to Work Day
Sukkot (Jewish - begins at sundown)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Batten: Speight bringing "disruptive" style to Pirates
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Bradsher: Overachieving women harriers push for more
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Breast Cancer Awareness)

From ecupirates.com
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A Message To The Pirate Nation
  ECU Athletics Director Offers History Lesson, Talks About Support and Opportunity
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Amy Otteson Takes Second At Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
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Women's Basketball Contest Selected For National Broadcast

College Football Recruiting- ECU lands two commitments
Fayetteville Observer

Pirates not panicking
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

U of M making plays, not making them count
Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 11, 2011
General Pulaski Memorial Day
Hunter's Moon
National Face Your Fears Day
Anniversary - Saturday Night Live

From Bonesvllle.net
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Bailey: In search of confidence…
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BVL: Big East thinks big; UCF first in line?
WBVL Audio Replay:
Ruffin McNeill Game Week Presser

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Holds Two-Shot Lead At The Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Darrius Morrow Named Preseason All-Conference USA

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-McNeill supports QB Davis
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Editorial- Big East should take East Carolina

Going to Graceland
  Even the biggest Elvis fan couldn’t possibly want to go to Memphis more than the Pirates do right now.

Washington Daily News

Pirates facing adversity together
Kinston Free Press

East Carolina looks ahead after crushing defeat
Charlotte Observer

ECU coach- Davis to remain starting QB
WRAL

Taylor Reed will start Saturday for Memphis Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

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gotigersgo.com

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WNCT

Terry Holland Interview
Pirate Radio 1250 (Brian Bailey Show)

October 10, 2011
Columbus Day (Observed)
Double Tenth Day
Tuxedo Day

From Bonesvllle.net
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O'Brien: Big decision ahead for Ruff
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BVL: Big East saga continues; Military academies in play
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BVL: Harris, AP & Coaches Polls

From ecupirates.com
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Field Set For 2011 Lady Pirate Intercollegiate
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Pirates Fall To No. 24 Knights Sunday Afternoon, 2-0
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Men's Tennis Finishes Play At Elon Invitational
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Pirates Fall To Cougars 3-0 To Close Weekend

Case closed- Pirates fall to Cougars
Washington Daily News

Summers column- Casting call for Pirates after rout at Cougars’ hands
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Hoops preview- East Carolina
ESPN (Sub req'd)

October 9, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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Game Center- Houston 56, East Carolina 3
-O'Brien:
Humbled in Houston
-BVL:
ECU-Houston Box Score
BVL Audio:
Ruffin McNeill Post-game
-BVL:
C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Downed In Houston, 56-3
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Cougars Outlast Pirates In Four Sets

Cougar carnage- Houston crushes ECU, 56-3
Greenville Daily Reflector

Houston holds ECU to lone field goal
Wilmington Star-News

Cougars pummel Pirates in Houston
Raleigh News & Observer

Keenum, Houston roll over ECU
Kinston Free Press (AP)

East Carolina
USA Today

From SB Nation
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Cougar Defense Shines In Rout Of Pirates
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Houston Vs. East Carolina- Cougars Defeat Pirates 56-3 To Improve To 6-0

Cougars pulverize Pirates for sixth straight win
The Daily Cougar

October 8, 2011
Pirate Gameday

Big East ponders next move
Bonesvllle.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Travel To Houston For First Road Test
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Pirates Shutout Golden Eagles On The Pitch, 3-0
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Volleyball Hosts Houston For Pair Of League Matches
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Six Named NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes

ECU-Houston features quarterback showdown
Greenville Daily Reflector

Batten- Can ECU contend in C-USA?
Fayetteville Observer

ECU braces for Keenum, Cougars
Kinston Free Press

It’s test time for Pirates
Washington Daily News

East Carolina (1-3, 1-0 C-USA) at Houston (5-0, 1-0)
Raleigh News & Observer

Lebo waits for word on conference, too
Elizabeth City Daily Advance

Turnovers are killing East Carolina
Winston Salem Journal (AP)

Conference USA notebook- ECU at Houston today in key cross-division contest
Charleston (WV) Gazette

For Sims, there's no place like UH
Houston Chronicle

October 7, 2011
Paint It Purple Friday
Lee National Denim Day
National Diversity Day
World Smile Day
Yom Kippur (begins at sundown - Jewish)

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL: Big East expansion pending?
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Monroe: Kevin's Keys to the Houston Game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Community Events)

From ecupirates.com
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Wright's Walk-Off Homer Lifts Gold To 6-3 Win
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Soccer Still Searching For First Win In C-USA Action
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Swimming & Diving Swept By UNC In Season Opener

ECU, UCF to Big East?
Cincinnati Enquirer

East Carolina's younger players not shy about taking over
Wilmington Star-News

Notebook- Pirates focused on yards after catch
Kinston Free Press

Pirates focusing on turnovers
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Houston Cougars vs. East Carolina Pirates- Let's Look at the Matchup
Bleacher Report

Big East to Extend Invites to Central Florida and East Carolina?
Big East Coast Bias (blog)

Video from WNCT
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Pirate Swimmers and Divers Fall to UNC-Chapel Hill in opener
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Gold Clinches Fall World Series at ECU

For LaShawn Merritt's mother, a sweet wake-up call
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Former ECU Sprinter Merritt Cleared To Defend Olympic Title
WITN

October 6, 2011
National German-American Day

From Bonesvllle.net
-Myatt:
Dealing with turnovers and disappointment
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Pickin' Cotton Authors)

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Travel To Houston For First Road Test
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Women's Basketball Kicks Off Preseason Practice
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Gold Takes Game Two Of World Series, 10-5
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ECU Swimming & Diving Set To Open Season Against The Tar Heels

From the East Carolinian
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Texas-sized win needed against Houston
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Running the distance

From the Washington Daily News
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Grove in a groove
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ECU baseball releases schedule

With BCS in rear view, Pirates' true goals have arrived
Wilmington Star-News

Webster scores first college touchdown
New Bern Sun Journal

Preview: ECU at Houston
Sports Network

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirate swimmers open against Heels
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ECU’s improving defense faces tough task (sub req'd)
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UH looks good at 5-0, but just how good?
Houston Chronicle

ECU @ Houston - The Edge
hoistthecolours.net

Tickets on Sale for ASU-ECU Hoops in Charlotte
ASU Appalachian Mountaineers

October 5, 2011
Balloons Around the World
UN World Teacher's Day

From ecupirates.com
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Baseball Announces 2012 Schedule
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Brandt And Cannon Guide Gold To Opening Series Win, 5-4
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Pirates' Men's Golf Ties For Fourth At Wolfpack Intercollegiate

From the East Carolinian
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Pirates left feeling blue
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OPINION- Conference wrap up
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Losing streak continues

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Keenum in control for UH (sub req'd)
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Family- Man dies trying to save pets

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WITN

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WNCT

ECU first to offer Hillside TE
WRAL

Kevin Sumlin Weekly Press Conference
uhcougars.com

Houston Cougars Vs. East Carolina Pirates
Sports Chat Place

David Garrard may be bringing his talents to South Beach
Examiner.com

October 4, 2011
St. Francis of Assisi Feast Day (Catholic)
Ten-Four Day
Birthday - President Rutherford Hayes Birthday (19th President)

From Bonesvllle.net
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Bailey: Different verse, same as the first
WBVL Audio Replay:
Ruffin McNeill Game Week Presser
WTIB Audio Replay:
Talk of the Town (Spooktacular in Windsor)

From ecupirates.com
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Women Rise To No. 9 In Southeast Region
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ECU Men's Golf In Fifth At Wolfpack Intercollegiate

When giving isn't good
Greenville Daily Reflector

From the Houston Chronicle
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ECU looking for ball security answers on road
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This week- UH vs. East Carolina

From the Washington Daily News
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Pirates ready to rebound
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Big East looking to expand

Pirates back to work on turnovers
Kinston Free Press

October 3, 2011

From Bonesvllle.net
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O'Brien: Opportunity finally there for ECU?
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BVL: Associated Press & Coaches Polls

Despite efforts, mistakes continue to plague ECU
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Falls To No. 6 Memphis, 2-0
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Pirates Fall To Miners In Three

No. 6 Lady Tigers top East Carolina in soccer
Memphis Commercial Appeal

SUMMERS- Pirates’ football problems mostly self-inflicted
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

East Carolina Team Report
Yahoo! Sports

From conferenceusa.com
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ECU downed by North Carolina
FS Southwest (AP)

From the The Daily Tar Heel
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Tar Heel offense impresses in Greenville with 35-20 win
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Forced turnovers help Tar Heels topple ECU
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Check your facts before writing about ECU
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Hostility in article was embarrassing for UNC-CH

October 2, 2011
Country Inn, Bed-and-Breakfast Day
Feast of Gedalya (Jewish)
Guardian Angels Day
Intergeneration Day
National Custodial Workers' Day
Phileas Fogg's Wager Day
World Communion Sunday
World Farm Animals Day
Anniversary - Peanuts (comic strip)

From Bonesvllle.net
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BVL Game Center: North Carolina-CH 35, ECU 20
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A. Myatt: ECU making wrong play
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O'Brien: Schedule taking its toll
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BVL: EC-NC Box Score
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W.A. Myatt: Game Day Photo Gallery
BVL Audio: Ruffin McNeill Post-game
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BVL: C-USA Scoreboard, Standings & Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Tar Heels
Down East Carolina, 35-20
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Top Drawer Soccer Recognizes Two Lady Pirates
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Pirates Turn In Strong Performances At Louisville Classic

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Turnovers costly for ECU in loss to Heels
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Four inducted into ECU Athletics Hall of Fame
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ECU researcher examines vaccine fears

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WITN

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WNCT

Fumble lose-ski
Washington Daily News

From tarheelblue.com
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Renner Leads North Carolina Past East Carolina, 35-20
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Turner's Take- Round One

Heels handle mistake-prone ECU
Kinston Free Press

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Bryn Renner leads UNC-Chapel Hill past East Carolina
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Tar Heels evolving into good football team

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Renner's 4 TDs help Tar Heels pummel Pirates
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Turnovers costly for Pirates
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See tailgating photos from this game

Dominique Davis- Davis sets ECU record with 417 yards passing
Rotoworld.com

Tar Heels roll past error-plagued East Carolina
Wilmington Star-News

North Carolina-Chapel Hill defeats East Carolina
Wi
nston Salem Journal

Tar Heels put away Pirates with big plays
Durham Herald-Sun

UNC-CH Tops ECU
rivals.com

East Carolina falls to North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Tar Heels deck East Carolina as Jones puts on show
Burlington Times

From College Football News
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North Carolina-Chapel Hill 35 … at East Carolina 20
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Bowl Predictions - Week 5

It's Not That Bad Playing East Carolina
Carolina March

October 1, 2011
Pirate Gameday

Anniversary - Disney World
Birthday - President Jimmy Carter (39th President)

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Host Tar Heels In Carolina Clash
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Sportsmanship Reminder: A Message To The Pirate Nation
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Six Records Set At Purple-Gold Swim Meet
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UCF Downs East Carolina volleyball, 3-0
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Pirates and Blazers Soccer Game Suspended at 1-1 Due To Severe Weather

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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UNC-Chapel Hill pays visit to Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
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Emotions run high for ECU’s Connors (sub req'd)

Dowdy - Ficklen Stadium Weather Forecast and Conditions
weather.com

Pirates, Heels to square off
Kinston Free Press

Pirates in for a big challenge
Washington Daily News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Preview- North Carolina-Chapel Hill at East Carolina
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Pass-heavy Pirates will test Heels' secondary tonight
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Pirates' not-so-secret weapon

North Carolina-Chapel Hill travels to play East Carolina
Winston Salem Journal

UNCCH-ECU: Don't try to tell Tar Heels it's not a rivalry
Durham Herald-Sun

From WNCT
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Chilly Weekend Forecast

COLLEGE FOOTBALL STORYLINES- Oct. 1
Rocky Mount Telegram

Withers, McNeill to make history while State and Duke face tough assignments
The Independent Weekly

Video from WRAL
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Coples expects rowdy crowd at ECU
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Countdown to Kickoff- East Carolina
scout.com

Turner's Take- There Be Pirates
TarHeelBlue.com

Tar Heels brace for East Carolina's pass attack
Burlington Times

College Football Buffet, Week 5- Nebraska vs. Wisconsin Is Your Main Dish
SBNation.com

From the Fayetteville Observer
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UNCCH vs. ECU- Patrick Pinkney's performance led to rare Pirates win over Heels in 2007
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UNCCH vs. ECU- Heels' Kelvin Bryant notched six-TDs in 1981 rout

 

October 31, 2011

Scheduling work seems to be next step for WVU
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Don't count out Louisville to Big 12 just yet
NewsOK.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Giglio- College football is a funny game
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Tar Heels carrying momentum to N.C. State
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Wolfpack needs to protect Glennon
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Both off losses, Duke faces Hurricanes
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Not getting any easier for Wake Forest
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The ACC has a few issues
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Hurricanes' power play needs a jolt

From the Charlotte Observer
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Wasted effort- Missed field goal gives win to Vikings
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The NBA deal is tantalizingly close
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Clipboards of the Carolinas

Redskins get Buffaloed in Toronto
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Stewart spices up Chase with Martinsville win
Roanoke Times

The Game of the Century of the Week
Wall Street Journal

Unlike coaches, AP poll gets it right with Clemson still ahead of Virginia Tech
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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First-time underdogs- Stakes raised for No. 10 USC, which travels to No. 8 Arkansas
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Swinney- 'We have to stay on task'

October 30, 2011

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Ga. Tech hands Tigers first loss
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Wilds thing- USC triumphs

From the Anderson Independent
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Tech's flexbone smashes Clemson's defense - again
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Turning Point: Miscommunication results in momentum-killing interception
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In Dabo's Words: 'No excuses – they just flat-out whipped us'
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Sammy Watkins has another big night in defeat

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Yellow Jackets burst Tigers’ bubble
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Gamecocks grind it out, topple Tennessee
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Gamecocks’ defense among nation’s best

From the Roanoke Times
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Virginia Tech struggles in win over Duke
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Defense saves the day in Virginia Tech's victory
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NASCAR drivers face decision- How far will they go?

Hokies escape with victory over Blue Devils
Durham Herald-Sun

Virginia Tech notes- Hokies say Duke was dirty
Richmond Times Dispatch

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH uses big plays to bury Deacons
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Florida State shuts out N.C. State
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Close loss telling for Duke
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Duke skates shaky start, pulls out exhibition win
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Flyers' flurry foils Canes

Tar Heels set tone with win
Fayetteville Observer

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Tar Heels wallop Deacons
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ASU hands Georgia Southern its first defeat

From the Charlotte Observer
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Cam Newton answers critics in a big way
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Don't ever disrespect Smith
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New revenue sharing big for Bobcats
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Boy, they're sure having at it now

Petersen, Kustra hold answers to key decisions
Idaho Statesman

Big Ten is best fit for Notre Dame
Chicago Post-Tribune

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Here’s to pulling for the Big East (seriously)
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Geography a worry, but mostly thumbs up on WVU's move to Big 12
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WVU notebook- WVU won’t see weather like that in Big 12

Big East, Big 12 could face legal battle over West Virginia
New
ark Star-Ledger

W.Va.'s 2 US senators ecstatic over Big 12 move
Parkersburg News

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Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Cronin bullish on new Big East
Cincinnati.com

Mizzou's exit from Big 12 appears to be set
St Louis Times Dispatch

Seahawks see they have plenty to learn in exhibition victory
Wilmington Star-News

Resourceful offense, improved defense give ODU 'signature win' against JMU
Hampton Roads Daily Press

October 29, 2011

OK, now it's official- West Virginia joins Big 12
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

WVU accepts offer to join Big 12
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Idaho Statesman
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Big 12 adds West Virginia (for real this time); Big East down to 5 football-playing members
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What role should Boise State's fans play in Big East decision?

From the Louisville Courier Journal
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Big 12 decision a setback, but game not over for Louisville

West Virginia Wants Out, but Big East Won't Let Go
NY Times

Big 12 realignment saga nearing an end
Columbia (MO) Daily Tribune

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Batten- UNC-Chapel Hill would benefit from quick verdict
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College Football- Today's Big 5 games
-
N.C. State has country's interceptions leader in David Amerson

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Now UNC-Chapel Hill plays waiting game with NCAA
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Big East trouble in works
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Duke's chances fading
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Pack's Amerson picks up pace of pickoffs
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Curry named Duke basketball captain
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Pivotal season starts for Duke
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Pack's Williams out indefinitely with thumb injury
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Tar Heels warm up slowly, then roll in exhibition
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Cardinals win Series after wild ride
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Canes, Ward cool off Blackhawks

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons have chance to sweep in-state rivals
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UNC-CH states its case to NCAA

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson’s goal- To wear down opposing defenses
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USC freshman looking to make most of opportunity

Duke faces tough test in high-powered Hokies
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Charlotte Observer
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NBA cancels games through Nov. 30
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That's just crazy, Johnson insists
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No wonder Vikings QB Ponder slipped in draft
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Clemson's only option- Don't stray
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Appalachian makes switch look easy
-
Gamecocks, Vols forced to rely on young players
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Gamecocks try to regroup after offseason turmoil

Slow starts contradict Virginia Tech's recent success
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia now a factor in ACC Coastal Division race
Charlottesville Daily Progress

ACC Insider - Wake game a crossroads for reeling Tar Heels
Wilmington Star-News

Flying start propels Frogs to decisive win over BYU
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

First meeting between JMU and ODU generates high interest
Richmond Times Dispatch

NCAA likely will add four more to FCS playoffs
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

October 28, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-Chapel Hill officials, Blake enter NCAA hearing
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NCAA to hear UNC-CH's defense today
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Read the NCAA's letter of inquiry to UNC-CH
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Read the letter the NCAA sent to UNC-CH, John Blake and Jennifer Wiley
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North Carolina (Chapel Hill) Response To NCAA Notice Of Allegations
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Expect little to emerge from closed-door hearings
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Hurricanes' Tlusty gets his big break

SEC prematurely announces Mizzou in
Kansas City Star (blog)

Big East Officials Visit Air Force, Boise State
Idaho Statesman

Broncos' decision could rest on TV money
Idaho Statesman

As Carolina squirms, so does ACC
Greensboro News-Record

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Cardinals rally twice, win in 11th to force Game 7
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Conference expansion has become broad farce
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WFU's Marshall in great mood after win over Duke
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ASU's Quick was late arrival to football

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
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NCAA approves major scholarship changes at meeting
-
UConn academics could jeopardize 2013 tourney

Could BYU be headed to Big East?
Deseret News

Great. Now Politicians Are Getting Involved In The Realignment Mess
MrSEC

BCS does its job almost every season
Columbia (SC) State

Rocco, Cavaliers shine in primetime
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Navy's series with Irish not one-sided anymore
Washington Examiner

From the Charlotte Observer
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It's hard, Clausen admits, but there's no resentment
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Gamble revived after forgettable 2010 season

Redskins' Cooley blames lockout for injury
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Tigers' Ellington likely to miss game
-
Spurrier having trouble bringing QBs to Columbia

WVU-Big 12 details via Manchin and a call to chill
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

Mountaineer Gameday- WVU on pace to shatter Big East passing records
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

October 27, 2011

West Virginia To Big 12 May Not Happen
Hartford Courant

Delegation angry over reports of interference into Big 12 deal
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Big 12 brings the circus to town
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

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Louisville Courier Journal

Big East officials ready to extend inviations
Boston.com (blog)

From the Idaho Statesman
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Big East heads West for meetings about conference affiliations
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Report- Boise State has contacted Big West about housing other sports

Big East officials meet with Air Force in Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette

Air Force meets with Big East Commissioner
Tulsa World

Blake denies steering players to agent
Winston Salem Journal

NCAA poised for big changes
Fayetteville Observer (AP)

College athletes finally speak up and need to be heard by decision-makers
Birmingham News

Navy QB Kriss Proctor out for Notre Dame game; Trey Miller to start
Washington Post

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Once implausible, full ACC membership for Notre Dame seems possible
-
Virginia takes national stage on Thursday night in Miami

From the Roanoke Times
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Virginia prepares for Miami team that coach Al Golden has brought 'out of the storm'
-
Virginia Tech linebacker ready for return to limelight

From the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
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Taking a closer look at Virginia Tech's road success
-
ACC quibbles about where to put Pitt, Syracuse

From the Charlotte Observer
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Already well-acquainted, rookie QBs ready to battle
-
Media request access to UNC-CH’s NCAA hearing
-
Maximizing ACC bowl possibilities- Income, title shot?

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Heels go camo on Nov. 11
-
Pay college athletes, but how much?

Clemson balancing BCS hype and internal focus
Anderson Independent

The geometry of winning
Columbia (SC) State

ACC Insider - Grobe deserves to be coach of the year
Wilmington Star-News

October 26, 2011

From Boston.com
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Next Big East splash could have ripple effect
-
Major shake up in conferences growing closer

Boise State's Kustra has powwow with Big East
Idaho Statesman

Big East plans life without West Virginia
Philadelphia Inquirer

Big 12 approves addition of WVU
Greenville Daily Reflector (AP)

W. Virginia Is Close to Joining the Big 12
New York Times

From the Kansas City Star
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Mountaineers moving to the Big 12- Not yet
-
Travel costs rise if Big 12 adds West Virginia

From West Virginia MetroNews
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WVU Future Football Schedules Uncertain
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WVU Big 12 Bound, But Announcement Delayed

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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In a good deal, WVU trades the Big Apple for the Little Apple
-
Done deal- West Virginia headed to the Big 12 Conference

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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WVU joining Big 12 regardless of Missouri's decision
-
Mountaineers won’t be out of their league in new Big 12
-
Welcome to the Big 12

Big blow to Big East- West Virginia leaving for Big 12
Greenwich Time

Big East close to losing Notre Dame to Big 12
newjerseynewsroom.com

From the New York Post
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Notre Dame may have to leave Big East
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In Shifting Landscape, UConn Loses Ground
-
Boise State, Navy, Air Force among invitees

It's Doomsday, folks
Louisville Courier-Journal (blog)

Tuesday evening Cardinal news and notes
Card Chronicle

Sophomore QB on deck as Navy faces Notre Dame
Annapolis Capital

Time to give Boise State BCS shot
FOXSports.com

College briefs- Western Carolina fires AD
Greensboro News & Record

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes fall in shootout after furious rally to force OT
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NCAA reports N.C. State graduation rates lag
-
Spartans will wear camouflage uniforms against UNC-CH
-
Starting slowly dooms Blue Devils

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Georgia Tech NCAA rap boosts rivalry
-
USC players meet, discuss task of repeating as SEC East champions

Virginia Tech, UVa coaches handle second-guessing well
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Chudzinski's new schemes make Panthers explosive
Charlotte Observer

October 25, 2011

MU is patient on departure issue
St Louis Post Dispatch

No withdrawal notice from MU to Big 12
Columbia (MO)
Tribune

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Time for Missouri to show us movement
-
New Cincy AD- Big East needs to rebuild trust

Sounds Crazy, But Merger Of Big East, Conference USA And Mountain West Actually Makes Sense
ology

Tech among super-conference targets
Monroe (LA) News Star

UConn football notebook- McCombs shoulders the load at RB
Stamford Advocate

From the Charlotte Observer
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Clemson fans buy tickets to ACC title game
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Clemson's 5-step path to BCS title game
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Occupy the BCS! Could this be the season?
-
They rein in Bayne, Gordon loses gain
-
Newton's Law new tradition

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Sideline communication lines open under Morris
-
Vols to start QB Worley vs. USC

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack builds morale with win over Virginia
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Heels work on ball security after 6 turnovers
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Rangers takes lead in World Series
-
Withers won't meet with NCAA
-
Panel will tackle ethics in athletics
-
NCAA weighing increase in grants
-
Panthers want more of their own fans in stands
-
Staal's start slow

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Withers says UNC-CH will stay the course, in spite of losing streak
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Appalachian State's Presley a big hit as defender

From the Fayetteville Observer
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UNC-CH football coach Withers won't attend NCAA hearing
-
Tar Heels in rut after two straight losses

Leading tackler Taylor third Virginia Tech defensive starter lost for season
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Proctor Dislocated Elbow
Annapolis Capital

Navy familiar with bad breaks this season
ESPN

Miller likely to face Irish
Washington Times

With Proctor's injury, Miller likely to get start for Navy vs. Notre Dame
Chicago Tribune

JMU-ODU match-up called a 'rivalry' before first meeting
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

October 24, 2011

Big 12 won’t dawdle if Missouri moves to the SEC
Kansas City Star

The Birth of the Mega Conference?
WV Pressbox

Futility records in reach for KU football defense
  Jayhawks on pace to break Pirates' 2010 record

Lawrence (KS) Journal World

From the USA Today
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Football weekend review by the numbers
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Stanford survives the stink meter

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers pull away from Redskins for win
-
am-a-lot gets rave reviews
-
A win to pair with the excitement
-
Bowyer pushes Burton, then passes for Talladega victory
-
Clipboards- Challenge awaits Clemson

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Redskins' injuries mount in 33-20 loss to Panthers
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Lefty quiets Cards' bats; Rangers tie it up

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes' road swing ends
-
Russell Wilson's resumé takes a hit
-
Thanks to Texas Tech for reviving BCS race

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson climbs to No. 5 in BCS standings, but Tigers focused on Georgia Tech
-
SEC East battle might now be two-horse race

From the Roanoke Times
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More nicks and bruises for the Hokies
-
UVa radio analyst Cory Alexander not returning

October 23, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Pack renews hope with emotional victory at UVa
-
Tigers pound Renner, Heels
-
After rout, Tar Heels refocus on now
-
Pujols hits 3 HRs, Cards romp to 2-1 Series edge
-
Canes' late rally not enough in Winnipeg

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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'Anything is possible' as Clemson improves to 8-0
-
Clemson notes- Unbeaten Tigers may be around for awhile

Tigers’ fun continues
Columbia (SC) State

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Virginia Tech grinds out a win over Boston College
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Hoping for a surge, Cavs stumble against N.C. State
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Redskins feeling the pressure to force turnovers

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech's offense awakens in second half against Boston College
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UVa coaches mismanage QBs, offense in loss to N.C. State

From the Charlotte Observer
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Challenged to lead, quiet Anderson finds his voice
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Friends, family, fans remember Dan Wheldon
-
Davis, UNC-CH had hopes; scandal hurt both

October 22, 2011

From the Fayetteville Observer
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College Football- Big 5 Midseason Report
-
College Football- Saturday's Big 5 games
-
ACC Football and Recruiting by Sammy Batten
-
Demon Deacons facing tough stretch

Deacs, Blue Devils usually put on show
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Syracuse shocker
-
Big 12 will not be impressed

Syracuse dominates WVU in every way, 49-23
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tar Heels need hot start against No. 8 Tigers
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Wolfpack's Glennon won't play 'what if' game
-
ACC's best guess
-
Canes let win slip by

Tigers still searching for complete effort as Tar Heels come to town
Anderson Independent

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Watkins stepping into spotlight for Tigers
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5 reasons USC fans should remain optimistic
-
The Big Year- Botched BCS spells college playoff

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Is Auriemma right that Notre Dame could have prevented VT, others from leaving Big East for ACC?
-
Virginia Tech faces struggling Boston College
-
Destroyers capture UFL title as hometown star Rouse shines after cousin's slaying

This won't be like most Hokies-Eagles games
Roanoke Times

U.Va. can solidify postseason chances vs. N.C. State
Richmond Times Dispatch

From the Charlotte Observer
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At Talladega, racer's death a reminder
-
Redskins don't pass on the run
-
Carrying on the Wildcat tradition

Missouri takes another step toward leaving Big 12
Associated Press

Mizzou moves closer to the SEC
St Louis Post Dispatch

From the Kansas City Star
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Deaton receives authority to decide Mizzou’s conference home
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Plenty of blame to spread around for Border closing
-
Missouri tries to soothe KU and Kansas City

Developments may affect Air Force's realignment plans
Colorado Springs Gazette

From the Idaho Statesman
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Boise State players and coaches respect Air Force players’ service and sacrifice
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A cadet's life- Air Force football players have a different college experience than their foes

North Dakota to give up attempts to keep Fighting Sioux logo
Washington
Times

October 21, 2011

Mountain West Conference proposes 16-team college football playoff
Arizona Republic

From the Idaho Statesman
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Mountain West exit fee could reach $21 million
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Boise State's Petersen- Don't boo Air Force; Mountain West proposes 16-team college football playoff

Rick Pitino Talks And Talks And Talks About Big East
Hartford Courant

Big East Commish Is Floundering
West Virginia MetroNews

Big East Media Day Hijacked by Conference Expansion
West Virginia
Illustrated

Is the Big East Targeting the Right Schools for Expansion- Fan's Opinion
Yahoo! Sports

Villanova's Wright: Let us in Big East for football
Philadelphia
Daily News

Big East official comes to Villanova's defense
Philadelphia
Inquirer

Report has WVU to Big 12; breaking down numbers
Charleston (WV) Gazette

West Virginia looms as next Big 12 target
Boston Globe

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Online message boards keep WVU realignment rumor mill spinning
-
Mountaineer Gameday- National telecasts allow WVU to audition for other leagues

Week 8 picks- Easy pickings when it comes to the top 10
CBSSports.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH avoided creating public record
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UNC-CH almost unanimous No. 1 pick
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UNC-CH will seek extra year for Barth
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ACC title game tickets selling well
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St. Augustine's has home football field - after 144 years
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All fists on deck for Canes
-
Rangers even up World Series

From the Annapolis Capital
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Mids try to block kicking problems
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Navy Notes

Notre Dame picks a fight with high school over mascot
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
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When Redskins owned Charlotte
-
Smith and Hall will talk the talk
-
Bobcats to benefit from money deal
-
49ers basketball gets reinforcements

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Tigers, Tar Heels feature a battle of efficient QBs
-
Palmetto Palaces Top 10 high school football stadiums in South Carolina
-
NCAA clears Baru- Charleston basketball recruit gets OK to play

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
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Ex-UR football player, assistant coach, radio analyst Ray Tate dies at 68
-
Answering Tech's call of lifetime

From the Charlottesville Daily Progress
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Virginia loses WR Snyder to foot injury
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Ratcliffe- Another coaching reunion awaits at Scott Stadium on Saturday

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Senior safety Quarles having comeback season
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Jackson replaces Presley as ASU quarterback

October 20, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Miami's Regis out for punch to UNC-CH player's groin
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SEC suspends 3 players
-
Tar Heels' Barnes wants to 'do something special'
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Things to know in ACC
-
Cards edge Rangers in Game 1
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Hurricanes put wild game behind them

Realignment leaves many in Big East fretful
Chicago Tribune

Not Much Basketball Talk at Big East Media Day
New York Times

For Big East, realignment overshadows basketball
CBSSports.com (blog)

Big East Is In A Sorry State
Hartford Courant

From the Philadelphia Inquirer
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Big East invitation woes
-
Wright- Villanova isn't blocking Temple from Big East

Rick Pitino's shaky realignment analogy
ESPN

Big East coaches see the nation's best basketball conference dying slowly
Newark Star-Ledger

Realignment has trickle down effect for 'Nova, Temple
csnphilly.com

ACC commissioner John Swofford slams door on partial Notre Dame membership
Hampton Roads Daily Press

As Hokies' aerial attack takes off, don't doubt Thomas
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Tech football is finding success through the air
Washington Post

Pitino talks straight on conference shuffling
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Badgers to lean on veteran Wilson at MSU
ESPN

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson QB Boyd has put up big numbers due to speedy release
-
SEC teams playing the QB shuffle

Redskins name John Beck starter for Sunday's game at Carolina
Fayetteville Observer

Former UNC star player joins Peterson’s staff at UNCW
Wilmington Star-News

October 19, 2011

Big East Conference's stability tied to Missouri
Greenville Daily Reflector (AP)

Big East in no 'rush' to invite new members says commissioner
Newark Star-Ledger

Big East's Fate- Others Control Ball
New York Times

From the New York Post
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Big East has eye on Big 12
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Big East wants title game at Yankee Stadium- report

Breaking down WVU, Big East, Big 12 situation
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Big East Won't Say What Teams Are Targeted For Expansion, But
Hartford Courant

Big East waiting for next domino to fall
Boston Globe

Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif Jurich on Big East future- 'That'll have to play out'
Louisville Courier-Journal

Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif Video- Boise State to the Big East
CBSSports.com

Big East- No geographic boundaries for conference
Idaho Statesman

Who's going to watch this World Series?
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Former UNC-CH coach Davis contests subpoena
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Gottfried brings winning track record and mentor
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Top picks for ACC basketball
-
Canes fight back
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Duke bedeviled by big plays
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UNC-CH's Rolle to sit out with pregnancy

Is the NCAA hiding something?
Winston Salem Journal (AP)

Hart now on opposite side of Alabama, Tennessee rivalry
Tuscaloosa News

Strong gets new 7-year contract at Louisville
Lexington Herald-Leader

From the Roanoke Times
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N.C. State QB Mike Glennon is no stranger to UVa's Scott Stadium
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Va. Tech defenders glad not to touch quarterback Logan Thomas in practice

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
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Tech's Boykin approaches records with modesty
-
CAA MEDIA DAY- CAA no longer a 'faceless' mid-major

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Tar Heels put on a big front
-
A healthy Ellington ignites offense

Cousins Andre Ellington of Clemson and USC’s Bruce Ellington add plenty of potency to their respective teams’ offenses
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers just a couple plays away from wins
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Panthers' defense scheming with 3-4 lineups
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NBA negotiations last 16 hours; more talks planned
-
NFL notes- Raiders get Palmer in Bengals trade

October 18, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tar Heels dismiss Okakpu
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Pack's leading rusher Greene out for the season
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Big, but not big enough
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Canes better at faceoffs
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Skinner still shining
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Big, but not big enough
-
South Johnston finds female kicker a quick study
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Indy death raises concerns about oval tracks
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World Series to be battle of long-lost foes
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Minnesota, coach on hook for $1 million
-
SEC looking into postgame dispute

From the Charlotte Observer
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Wheldon death must be series' Earnhardt moment
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Panthers' defense scheming with 3-4 lineups
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Potential 49ers walk-ons eager to live the dream
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NBA turns to mediation on a key day
-
AP- Big East raises exit fee to $10M

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Big East OK's higher exit fee, with a catch
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Bigger exit fee- Hey, it’s a start

Missouri rumored to SEC, not Big Twelve
Philadelphia Inquirer

Big East set to unveil new exit fee
New York Post

What the Big East's unanimous exit fee hike vote means for Louisville
Louisville Courier-Journal

Latest from Big East- Exit fee vote planned Monday, commish to address realignment Tuesday
Idaho Statesman

Big East exit fee increase expected
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

New direction
Columbia (SC) State

Missouri rumored to be headed to the Southeastern Conference, not the Big 12
Sacramento Bee

ASU's Jackson will start again
Wi
nston Salem Journal

Time will tell if UVa is just a blip on the radar screen
Roanoke Times

October 17, 2011

IndyCar star Wheldon dies in crash as auto racing world mourns
Las Vegas Journal Review

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Wheldon is killed in fiery crash
-
Panthers keep sliding

Wheldon's death in Las Vegas crash brings back memories of Earnhardt
Orlando Sentinel

From the Charlotte Observer
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Dismal homecoming for Panthers QB Newton
-
Cam turns from sad to mad
-
Panthers defense comes up short
-
Carolinas clipboards

'Worst fears realized'- Lattimore out for season
Columbia (SC) State

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Gamecocks lose Lattimore for rest of the season
-
Special delivery for Tigers

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack looks at key test
-
Tar Heels need to shake slow starts
-
Duke's Renfree made best of time
-
Canes' Allen gathers respect, scars

Cutcliffe says Duke’s problems lie within
Durham Herald-Sun

Batten- UNC-CH coach Everett Withers fails to impress new boss
Fayetteville Observer

Patched-together defense holds its own for Hokies
Roanoke Times

From the Idaho Statesman
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Boise State plans to take its time in conference realignment
-
Conference shake-up is a relentless mind boggler

BYU in Big 12 talks; no invite
CBS Sports

October 16, 2011

From the Annapolis Capital
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Navy's AD denies report on Big East
  "Nothing is new. All this media sensation, there is no credibility to it," Gladchuk said. "I talked to the commissioner this morning and no invitations have been extended. Really, nothing has happened."

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Rutgers keeps Mids skidding
-
Blocked kicks lower boom on Mids

Conference Realignment- Air Force To Stay In Mountain West As Football-Only
sbnation.com

Boise State president- Broncos have power, options in conference realignment, but no invite from Big East
Idaho Statesman

From The Associated Press
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AP Source- Big East leaders slated to vote Monday
-
Boise State prez says goal is AQ status in BCS

Boise State Should Halt the Brakes on Big East Talks
Twin Falls (ID) Times-News

Move to Big East makes cents, but not sense, for Boise State
examiner.com

Big East Says It Hasn't Invited Anyone, Yet
New York Times (blog)

Big East may double fees, bolster gridiron
Providence Journal

Big East to double exit fee before opening door to new schools
Newark Star-Ledger

Shake-up of conferences is a relentless mind boggler
Bellingham (WA) Herald

From the Anderson Independent
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Clemson outscores Terps 39-10 after falling behind by 18
-
In Dabo's Words: 'We didn’t quit, and there wasn’t any panic'
-
Noteworthy: Tajh Boyd, Sammy Watkins set new Clemson records in victory

Virginia takes down No. 12 Georgia Tech
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Hokies roll over Wake Forest as QB Logan Thomas stays hot
Roanoke Times

Hokies overcome slow start, top Deacons 38-17
Wi
nston Salem Journal

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech overcomes sluggish start, cruises past Wake Forest
-
Improbable upset of Georgia Tech London's signature moment at UVa

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH can't overcome early deficit, falls to Miami 30-24
-
Flat Heels don't help Withers' cause
-
Florida State overwhelms Duke 41-16
-
Canes outlast Sabres for second straight win

Matt Kenseth banks Saturday night's win
Charlotte Observer

ACC Insider - Mistakes catch up with Tar Heels against Miami
Wilmington Star-News

Against all odds, Gamecocks find a way to win
Columbia (SC) State

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Gamecocks win; Lattimore injured
-
App State denies Citadel

October 15, 2011

Big East Invitations Going Out Next Week
Hartford Courant

From the Idaho Statesman
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Boise State reportedly invited to join Big East; interim AD says no invitation extended
-
Mountain West, Conference USA to merge for football

Big East looking to add Boise State, Air Force and Navy for football only and UCF for all sports
Newark Star-Ledger

From the NBC Sports
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Report- Big East to invite Boise State, five others
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Report- Big 12 media partners had concerns over BYU; UL, WVU perk up

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Batten- Early conclusions about 2011 ACC football season
-
UNC-CH cornerback Jabari Price looking for respect vs. Miami

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH goes outside the 'family' for new AD
-
Cunningham faces a big test at UNC-CH
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NCAA to fight state's request for UNC probe records
-
Bernard, Miller in their own Sunshine showdown
-
Devils find line of success
-
Changes in Deacs' defense paying off
-
Who's the ACC's top coach?

From the Charlotte Observer
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NASCAR- As pressure mounts, mistakes more costly
-
Edwards rallies, wins
-
Falcons see new look in Panthers
-
Rural setting perfect for Clemson's Watkins

Poll shows most North Carolinians prefer UNC-CH
Greensboro News-Record

Deacons prepare for another challenge
Winston Salem Journal

From the Roanoke Times
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A depleted Hokies team faces test at Wake Forest
-
On the flip side, Al Groh returns to Virginia for today's game

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Tigers facing a ‘trap’ game against Terps
-
QB Shaw faces first road test

Fans get first look at renovated Trask Coliseum
Wilmington Star-News

MTSU offensive assistant resigns following aggravated assault arrest
The Tennessean

October 14, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tulsa's Cunningham expected to be new UNC-CH athletics director
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State wants NCAA information on UNC-CH probe
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UNC-Chapel Hill officials dispute claims about new chairman
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Tar Heels have the look of '09 title squad
-
Duke hoops subject of film

From the Charlotte Observer
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Tony Stewart posts fast one, waits and wins pole
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Rivera- 'D' needs to avoid trap
-
NBA Christmas games next if there's no deal
-
Checkers owner buys into Hurricanes
-
Preview of Carolinas teams

Reports- Big East, Boise State need to be persuaded
Idaho Statesman

AP Source- Big East, Boise must be persuaded
The Associated Press

Big East could face uncertain hold on BCS spot
USA Today

Source- Not all Big East presidents want Boise St
si.com

Big East to vote on increasing exit fees on Friday
SportingNews.com

Temple, Villanova on edge as Big East deliberates
Philadelphia Inquirer

Hoops only for Temple?
Philadelphia Daily News

From the Boston Globe
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Big East BCS bid secure
-
BC football not as bad as it looks

Jim Barker refutes Boston Globe report linking Clemson to SEC move
Anderson Independent

For Skip Holtz, A Homecoming Of Sorts
Hartford Courant

Groh returns as a foe
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Clemson aide finally finds his niche
FOXSports.com

Clemson dominates SC Shrine Bowl selections
  Other committed players on the Sandlappers include DB Jabril Solomon to East Carolina

Spartanburg Herald Journal

Virginia Tech officially loses starting linebacker for remainder of season
Roanoke Times

VCU moving on after Final Four run
Richmond Times Dispatch

October 13, 2011

From the Newark Star-Ledger
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Big East expansion talks clouded by different agendas
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Rutgers AD Tim Pernetti shares Big East expansion information with school's Board of Governors
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Rutgers offense looking to break out against Navy
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Navy Q&A- What To Expect From Navy Game at Rutgers on Saturday

Bickering Big East may hike exit fees
New York Post

From the Boston Globe
-
Uncertainty in Big East
-
Big East's fate depends on Missouri

Will Big East retain BCS automatic qualifier status beyond 2013 season?
syracuse.com (blog)

Geno Auriemma Talks Jeff Hathaway And Big East Business
Hartford Courant (blog)

Big East mailblog
ESPN (blog)

Boise concerns, C-USA exit fees highlight Big East expansion hurdles
NBC Sports

UConn hoops coaches hope Huskies stay in Big East
Norwich Bulletin

SLU sits tight as conference realignment craze plays out
St Louis Post Dispatch

Big 12 is best bet for Cards
Louisville Courier Journal

Big 12 needs to set conference realignment trends
Tulsa World

Durham shares UNC-CH stories
Greenville Daily Reflector

ACC Notebook- Conference up for grabs at halftime
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Wake building confidence during 4-game surge
Greensboro News-Record

Wake Forest quarterback Tanner Price is on point this season
Roanoke Times

Va. Tech Insider- Injuries a concern for Hokies
FS South

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Bold new football uniforms are more than just a fashion statement
-
Life after Garcia is a tightrope
-
Spurrier likes Shaw gloved
-
SCPA objects to Spurrier

Many share blame for Garcia saga
Columbia (SC) State

From the Charlotte Observer
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Pole on line, and guess what- It's unpredictable
-
Rivera- Newton needs to take fewer hits

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes survive late scare to beat Bruins, 3-2
-
Gottfried- Pack's outlook a mystery
-
Heels debut new threads
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Devils thinking 'big'
-
Coach K dislikes pod proposal

October 12, 2011

From the Newark Star-Ledger
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Big East continues to explore conference expansion options
  The Big East’s long-term goal is to create two separate leagues under one umbrella, with the 12 football schools having a separate commissioner from the eight basketball schools.

-
Before joining Big East, Navy wants assurance from conference schools

From cbssports.com
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Big East plotting football divisions
-Dad says Garcia violated "zero tolerance policy"

Big East goals set- add powers, expand to 12 football members
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Air Force Academy- Big East football- If Army is out, is Air Force still in?
Colorado Springs Gazette

Navy, Army and Air Force appear unlikely to all join Big East Conference
Washington Post

Missouri to Play in the Big 12 Next Season, and Then Decide
New York Times

Missouri Still Leaning Toward SEC? Stay Tuned For Big 12 Opening
Louisville Courier Journal

In realignment circus, desperate Big East will likely lose AQ status
SI.com

From ESPN.com
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Big East eyes expanding football to 12
-
What has gone wrong for the Big East?
-
One mean move the Big East could make

No Mountain West buyer's remorse for Boise State
Idaho Statesmen

From the Boston Globe
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BC's DeFilippo issues apology
-
Power move by ACC
-
Musical chairs also has UMass on edge

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Davis phone records sought
-
Disease in remission, UNC-CH's Adams hoping to play again
-
Canes keep battling
-
Blue Devils' Scott gaining speed
-
Spurrier won't hold news conference until writer leaves

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Garcia gone- USC dismisses oft-suspended QB after failed alcohol test
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Spurrier's rant can't mask problems
-
Tigers' roster may be ACC's fastest since Miami of the early 2000s

From the Charlotte Observer
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Jimmie Johnson poised to pounce
-
Panthers' Goodson now a man without a role
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Success is close for Panthers, despite the 1-4 start
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Carroll- 'Everybody had hope'
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Lockout's real pain felt beyond owners and players
-
NBA's real issue- What is a 'soft cap?''
-
Owners steer NBA toward disaster
-
App State QB Presley 'questionable' for SoCon game
-
Wells Fargo tournament donates $1M

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ACC Insider - Tar Heels have a lot left to prove
-
UNCW baseball to face challenging 2012 schedule

Expanded ACC likely to play nine conference football games, retain Atlantic, Coastal divisions
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Georgia Tech's adds another potent option- Passing
Charlottesville Daily Progress

October 11, 2011

Big East Is Considering a Move to 12 Members in Football
New York Times

Off Campus- Chances for Temple to join Big East remain positive
Philadelphia Inquirer

Big East brass mulls expanding to 12 teams in football
Philadelphia Daily News

Source- Big East likely to expand quickly
Greenwich Time

Big East expansion includes Boise State, Air Force, Navy, Temple, Central Florida and East Carolina
newjerseynewsroom.com

Big East Football Looking At 12-Team Model
Hartford Courant

Boise State president issues realignment statement
Idaho Press-Tribune (blog)

Boise State coach has an open mind if Big East financial picture is right
The Idaho Statesman

TCU trustees ready to take next step on B12 invite
Houston Chronicle

Navy's impressive bowl run in jeopardy
Annapolis Capital

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Hurricanes' weak power play spells loss
-
Tar Heels are a game from bowl eligibility
-
UNC-Chapel Hill athletics director search grows
-
'Super' UNC-CH driver will be missed
-
Rested Duke will take on Seminoles
-
Former Duke player Knotts dies at age 77

From the Charlotte Observer
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No Deal- NBA cancels first two weeks of season
-
Panthers stand by their man against cheap shot

Virginia, Virginia Tech ADs address DeFilippo's contention that ESPN dictated ACC expansion
Hampton Roads Daily Press

BC AD- We didn't want UConn in ACC
NY Daily News (blog)

Boston College didn't want Connecticut in ACC, said 'it was a matter of turf'
USA Today

Virginia tackles every option in preparing for Georgia Tech
Roanoke Times

Arizona fires Stoops
CBS Sports

October 10, 2011

Air Force preparing to leave Mountain West for Big East
Denver Post

Air Force AD: Interest 'high' in Big East
CBS Sports

Reeling Big East to discuss adding Boise State
Idaho Statesmen

Big East's latest expansion possibility- Boise State for football only
Newark Star-Ledger

Big East buildup may include Boise State
boston.com

The Big East's rescue mission
NY Daily News

Report- Big East To Have Another Conference Call
WV Metro News

Report- TCU trustees to meet Monday, could officially accept Big 12 invite
Dallas Morning News

ACC expansion means growth for viewership
Roanoke Times

From the Charlotte Observer
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1-4 Panthers find new ways to barely lose
-
NFL roundup- Raiders win day after Davis' death
-
Deadline- NBA, players in danger of cancellations
-
Johnson wins, moves to 3rd in standings
-
Carolinas Clipboards- Teams can build off wins

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Johnson gets back in hunt
-
Panthers come up just short, again
-
Brewers rally past Cardinals

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Give the Deacons their due
-
Rested, healthy Pack expects strong finish
-
Pack must be complete to beat Hokies
-
Tar Heels' Bernard on a run

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Tom O'Brien tries to keep Wolfpack fans hopeful
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UNC-CH's Jones turns yawns into awe against Louisville

From the Anderson Independent
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Tajh Boyd probable for Maryland; Tigers breathe sigh of relief
-
In topsy-turvy ACC, Clemson's biggest enemy is itself

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Tigers quarterback Boyd will likely play against Maryland
-
USC's Spurrier backs off a bit on his praise of Gamecocks

Back from break, Duke prepares for struggling Florida State
Durham Herald-Sun

October 9, 2011

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons do it again
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Wake Forest draws attention to itself

Deacons, Givens have come of age
Greensboro News Record

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Not last season's Deacons
-
Pack takes down Chippewas
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Wolfpack is still alive - for now
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Tar Heels regroup in second half
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If it's the ACC, John Swofford has seen it all
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Capitals slip by Canes in overtime

UNC-CH's Bernard makes it four in a row over 100 yards
Durham Herald-Sun

Virginia Tech quarterback Logan Thomas wows in thriller
Roanoke Times

Virginia Tech's offense keeps the Hokies in the thick of the ACC race
W
ashington Post

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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No. 18 Gamecocks unleash Shaw-led offense on Kentucky
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Triumphant Tigers breathing sigh of relief after Boyd injury

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Offense better, but it was against Kentucky
-
Clemson undefeated, star player injured
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Terriers run past Appalchian State

USF can't stay silent on Big East
Bradenton Herald

From the Charlotte Observer
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Last original Panther comes home a Saint
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Expect offensive show on Sunday
-
Al Davis- A genius in silver and black
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Checklist for Bobcats if NBA lockout ends

October 8, 2011

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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UC still counting on Big East
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Big East ride was fun while it lasted for UC

From CBS Sports
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Big Ten commissioner- Expansion is not on radar
Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif Mizzou's Pinkel on moves | Too few SEC votes?
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Big East leaders mull expansion options

Big East discusses expansion, but makes no decisions
MassLive.com

Big East Leaders Plotting Next Move
Hartford Courant

Big East Conference trying to garner support for raising of exit fees to prevent more defections
Newark Star-Ledger

Big 5 football- Saturday's games
Fayetteville Observer

From the Wilmington Star-News
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2 Minute Drill- Breakdown of ACC and ECU matchups
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ACC Insider - Wolfpack has reached its moment of truth

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Hurricanes get off on the wrong foot
-
ACC playmakers boosting offenses
-
Bumps, bruises helped Wake's Price
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Heels defense red-zone strong
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Big Game James a Worthy fill-in

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Gamecocks sophomore Connor Shaw will make his second career start at quarterback today
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Changing perceptions- Clemson looks to change past by playing to standards, not competition

Virginia Tech's turnaround begins today with Miami
Roanoke Times

Deacons eager to take on Seminoles
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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Newton gets first look at new rivals
-
Uptown bracing for lost Bobcats games
-
Swofford- ACC has opened TV deal renegotiation

October 7, 2011

From the Ft Worth Star Telegram
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TCU poised to join Big 12 years after being left behind
-
Big 12 teams, except Missouri, sign over TV rights to league
-
TCU better off sticking with Big East
-
Sizing up TCU and its invitation from the Big 12
-
What's not to like about TCU in Big 12?
-
Even Oklahoma's Stoops can't deny OU-Texas 'exhilaration'

From the New York Times
-Big East Presidents to Discuss Possible New Members
-
Loss of TCU Imperils Big East's Football Future

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-
Will remaining Big East stick?
-
UC 'fully engaged' in situation
-
Realignment landscape for UC
-
TCU heading to Big 12

TCU bolts for Big 12 before even playing a Big East game, leaving behind uncertainty
tampabay.com

New scenarios for Big East changes
Philadelphia Daily News

TCU's invititation to Big Twelve may make room for Temple in Big East
Philadelphia
Inquirer

Big 12 votes to invite TCU | Dodd |  Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif McMurphy
CBS Sports

From USA Today
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TCU's invite to Big 12 could impact Big East
-
Big East's problems were years in the making

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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WVU football- TCU's possible leap to Big 12 is big blow to WVU, Big East
-
WVU football- Big donor to WVU chimes in on conference realignment

Vibes not good from WVU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

TCU's move adds uncertainty with Irish, Big East
CSNChicago.com

Big East dealt another crippling blow
New York Newsday

Big 12 set to take TCU, leaving Big East, Rutgers with more uncertainty
Newark Star-Ledger

TCU gets Big 12 invitation; MU abstains from voting
Kansas City Star

Big 12 invites TCU; BYU left out?
Salt Lake Tribune

New Louisville cheer? Go, Missouri!
Louisville Courier Journal

SLU sits tight as conference realignment craze plays out
St Louis Post Dispatch

Hokies hope to avoid rough start
FS Florida

Virginia Tech's David Wilson continues to wow crowds and defenders
Roanoke Times

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes star enters sophomore season with attention of local, national media
-
Canes' opening night a chance for payback
-
Price back at start
-
Lowe returns to NBA

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson seeks balance; Tigers 2nd in computers
-
Garcia or not, USC's offense has issues

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
This one is personal
-
Grumbling increases in College Park

VCU rebuilds with youth, talent
Richmond Times Dispatch

October 6, 2011

From the Kansas City Star
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SEC athletic directors meet, no statement on Mizzou
-
Oklahoma president says chances Missouri will leave Big 12 are ’50-50’
-
Among the fan base, much ado over MU’s conference prospects

Missouri's departure would be a game-changer for OU, OSU
Tulsa World

Irish AD expects realignment to be big part of future
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

U of L conference update- Big 12 interested, action expected in
Louisville Courier-Journal (blog)

BCS exec sees more support for system
Houston Chronicle

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wilson primed for Heisman
-
Redshirt doesn't fit Heels' Price
-
Ailing Pack defense relies on Cole
-
Canes set roster for opener

2011-12 Season Preview- Youthful Hurricanes hope to be a year wiser
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
-
What's ahead for the Bobcats
-
Cam Newton will not accept losing
-
Panthers' special teams get much-needed help

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Smith playing well, appears happy
-
Cards push Phils to Game 5
-
Grobe has a Wake Forest team he likes

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
Tar Heels leave opponents seeing red in scoring zone
-
Cutclffe: Devils making good progress

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
'We support Connor, the whole offense does'
-
The giant who changed the game

October 5, 2011

From the Kansas City Star
-
Curators tell Missouri to look beyond the Big 12
-
Time for Plan B- Save the Big 12
-
Conference alignment was hot topic in KC — more than a century ago

Missouri to explore leaving Big 12
  One Big East coach feared the worst, telling ESPN.com via text message, "the big east is finished."

ESPN

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Davis- Firing a total surprise
-
Tar Heels' Bernard making up for lost time
-
Deacons' spirits high
-
Vasicek's kindness remembered
-
Assistant coach Brind'Amour won't be behind bench
-
Granderson, Burnett help Yankees rout Tigers to force Game 5

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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Duke, 3-2, uses open week to heal, improve
-
Tar Heel Jabari Price comes back from injury, stalks old starting role

Navy coach Niumatalolo calls meeting to refocus team
Washington Examiner

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Analysis- Panthers can't stop run
-
Panthers replace special-teams player
-
NBA talks break down over money, games in jeopardy

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Championship material- Clemson is undefeated and ranked in the top 10, but are the Tigers …
-
Gamecocks QB Shaw has security

In the end, Spurrier coached poorly
Columbia (SC) State

USC's Ingram has foot injury, may miss UK game
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
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Logan Thomas QB in development
-
Tech notes- Hosley eager to face Harris
-
NCAA misses point on unsportsmanlike conduct penalties
-
Tribe's O'Brien enjoying a sixth season

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
-
Virginia Tech's offense vows it's 'close' to getting it right
-
ACC All Access- Coach Frank Beamer somehow finds positives in Virginia Tech's offensive woes against Clemson
-
NCAA legislation to add $2,000 to value of athletics scholarship fair, reasonable
-
Colleges shouldn't increase athletic scholarships to include "cost of attendance"

Ratcliffe- UVa QB situation still unsettled
Charlottesville Daily Progress

WVU football- Holgorsen rips lack of fan support
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Scheduling for success in ACC just got tougher
Roanoke Times

Hawks Hoops - Season ticket sales brisk for Seahawks
Wilmington Star-News

October 4, 2011

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
O'Brien expects some injury relief for Wolfpack
-
Withers pushing Tar Heels for more
-
Tar Heels continue the hunt for AD
-
Duke, UNC-CH players honored
-
Canes' preseason forces line shuffle
-
Wild CC helps Tigers take 2-1 lead in ALDS
-
Phillies to lean on Hamels against Cardinals

Withers says Tar Heels missing too many opportunities
Winston Salem Journal

North Carolina-Chapel Hill under the radar at 4-1
FS Carolinas

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Spurrier names sophomore QB Shaw starter
-
Coaches working to quiet hype machine

Football- Tajh Boyd returns to Virginia Tech's Lane Stadium, wins again
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Big 12 to share top-tier revenues
Houston Chronicle

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Work begins on 49ers stadium
-
49ers hoops teams in Uptown Tipoff
-
Bears exploit Panthers' special-teams problems
-
ESPN pulls intro after Williams' Obama comments

October 3, 2011

Big East seeks to 'aggressively' expand
Tampabay.com

John Marinatto speaks folowing Big East presidents meeting
Card Chronicle

Big East CEOs OK commish to pursue expansion
The Associated Press

Late defensive stand seals Redskins' victory over Rams
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
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Special-teams miscues, porous defense are costly
-
Clemson moves to No. 8 in Top 25; Gamecocks 18th
-
Spurrier- USC 'pretty sad' in loss to Auburn
-
Clipboards of the Carolinas

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
Tar Heel revel after dominating ECU
-
Winning streak boosts Blue Devils' confidence

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Renner learns from misfire
-
Duke not done yet
-
Perry wins first Championship title, two days after sister's passing
-
Canes' Murphy, Faulk playing beyond their years

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Expect new starting quarterback at USC
-
Coach Dabo Swinney says his unbeaten Clemson Tigers have not yet peaked

As Tigers emerge as ACC power, Phillips' faith in Dabo pays off
Anderson Independent

Hokies show need for improvement in loss
Roanoke Times

Stability of Southeastern Conference beckons Mizzou
Kansas City Star

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Busch bests rival, field at Dover
-
Lee struggles, Cardinals beat Phils to even series
-
Tigers even series at 1-all

October 2, 2011

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Unbeaten Clemson defeats ranked team for third straight week
-
Auburn bursts USC's bubble

From the Roanoke Times
-
Hokies no match for Clemson
-
Virginia survives scare from Idaho

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Too little, far too late for erratic N.C. State
-
Wolfpack officially in trouble
-
Blue Devils' defense comes through late
-
Three weeks, three big wins for Clemson
-
Deacons steal road victory over Eagles
-
Wilson, Badgers rout Nebraska
-
Georgia Southern dominates Elon
-
ACC image dependent on bowl success
-
How the Top 25 fared
-
Canes end preseason with OT road loss
-
Hoch holds out hope at SAS

From the Philadelphia Inquirer
-
Report- Big East to vote on offering Owls full membership
-
Temple, Villanova, and the Big East vacuum

Sunday's Big East meeting critical
Cincinnati.com (blog)

Rumors swirl about Temple joining Big East
Delaware County Daily Times

Conference Realignment- Why Adding Temple Is a Terrible Idea for the Big East
Bleacher Report

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Terriers take down ASU in FCS Top 10 matchup
-
Tight end position is definitely back in arsenal

Pitt expects non-revenue sports to benefit from ACC move
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Another big halftime lead turns into another big loss for Texas A&M
Houston Chronicle

Full WVU effort nice break from conference news
Charleston (WV) Gazette

WVU football- Garrison guides No. 24 WVU to win
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Thompson's two 4th quarter TD runs lift Duke 31-27
Durham Herald-Sun

October 1, 2011

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Big 5 football- Saturday's games
-
Batten- October a key time for N.C. State Wolfpack

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Purvis picks to stay close to home with Wolfpack
-
Purvis takes on pressures at home
-
Duke at Florida International
-
Duke to throw 5 DBs at fast FIU
-
Wake Forest at Boston College
-
Gators in for a big reality check?
-
No more coasting for Wilson, Badgers

Virginia Tech's offense is its best defense against Clemson's dangerous attack
Washington Times

Virginia Tech's Thomas ready for biggest challenge of young career
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson Tigers to face loud crowd
-
Gamecocks say revenge not a factor vs. Auburn

Blue Devils have opportunities vs. FIU
Durham Herald-Sun

Wake Forest takes note of BC's running game
Winston Salem Journal

Former coach Ralph Friedgen doesn't care about Maryland football, his alma mater
New York Daily News (blog)

Exploring the latest Big 12 realignment options
Ft Worth Star-Telegram (blog)

Realignment notes
Louisville Courier-Journal (blog)

WVU hopes to get running game in gear vs. BG
Charleston (WV) Gazette

October 31, 2011

Unbeaten Cougars move up four spots in the BCS rankings
Houston Chronicle

Golden Eagles No. 25 in Latest BCS Rankings
southernmiss.com

From the Biloxi Sun Herald
-
Southern Miss gains ground in coaches poll
-
New faces abound on Southern Miss roster

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Thundering Herd, in a rout
-
MU 'D' bounces back
-
Bye week comes at a good time for banged-up Herd

Don't make him angry
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Marshall savors rout of UAB
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB did nothing right in Saturday's trip to Marshall
-
More from UAB's loss at Marshall

From the Tulsa World
-
Hurricane gets stronger with every game
-
TU's defense shows rapid improvement
-
TU Notebook- Big truck
-
Exhibition win a teaching tool for Tulsa men

UCF football shifts its focus to preparing for talented Tulsa
Orlando Sentinel

From the Dallas Morning News
-
Quick thoughts off SMU's 38-7 loss to Tulsa
-
June Jones, SMU must find way to fix failing offense (sub req'd)

Luke Walton enjoying work with Memphis Tigers
Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 30, 2011

Saturday Football Roundup
conferenceusa.com

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
2nd-half whipping
  The Golden Eagles (7-1, 3-1 C-USA) are tied with East Carolina atop the East Division. In a game that could very well produce the East Division winner, USM plays at East Carolina (4-4, 3-1) next Saturday.
-
Wilson nabs first interception

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football- Miners stays close early, USM pulls away late
-
Breaking it down with Bill Knight- UTEP Miners were good for 3 quarters, and then
-
UTEP football notes- UTEP offense spins wheels

Golden Eagles pound UTEP
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Tulsa World
-
TU exacts revenge with rout of SMU
-
TU defense ignored the stats, grounded SMU

Tulsa 38, SMU 7- Recaps, analysis, photos, blogs, more
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Marshall QB's 5 TD passes bury UAB
-
Central Florida shuts down Memphis Tigers, 41-0
-
Tigers postgame- UCF has big aspirations
-
Jason Smith: Memphis Tigers gets set for two men's basketball exhibitions

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF rolls to 41-0 homecoming win over Memphis
-
UCF finds football identity again with homecoming win
-
UCF football aims to snap out of slump against Memphis

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Herd tramples Blazers, 59-14
-
Marshall's offense was a treat for holiday
-
Marshall posts 86% Graduation Success for student-athletes
-
Herd offense 'Juiced' on Saturday
-
Banner day is one for the MU books
-
Andrew Ramspacher awards game balls
-
Chuck Landon grades the Herd

Marshall 'embarrasses' UAB 59-14
Beckley Register-Herald

Marshall football- Herd routs UAB, 59-14
Charleston Daily Mail

October 29, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
Memphis Earns Top Seed at 2011 C-USA Soccer Tourney
Talking C-USA Football

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football playing more like teams from East division of C-USA
-
UTEP football notes- West division is 7-4 against East

USM guarding against letdown
Biloxi Sun Herald

Southern Miss vs. UTEP
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Marshall still has title hope
-
Graham key for potential late Herd turnaround
-
Herd gets a Top 25 vote

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
-
MU players need short memories
-
C-USA notebook- 9-TD game ‘most fun’ Keenum has had
-
UAB-Marshall game capsule
-
Free tickets to Herd’s basketball exhibition

Spotlight will shine on the trenches during Saturday's UAB-Marshall game
Birmingham News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis Tigers' shot at Big East improving?
-
Memphis Tigers look beyond No. 11 AP ranking
-
AP ranks University of Memphis No. 11 in preseason poll
-
Memphis Tigers-UCF Knights coaching ties go to NFL

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF football aims to snap out of slump against Memphis
-
Quick preview- UCF vs. Memphis
-
UCF board gives president authority to change conference affiliation, may clear way for Big East bid
-
Mike Bianchi- Rick Pitino and Big East basketball coaches need to sit down and shut up

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Former Owl Berkman becomes World Series winner
-
8-0 Coogs have record-setting night against crosstown rival Owls
-
Where does latest lopsided Rice loss rank among worst in David Bailiff era?

From the Tulsa World
-
Homecoming a must-win for Hurricane
-
Key matchup- Zach Line vs. Tulsa's defense
-
TU- Three storylines
-
A look back at Tulsa-SMU series in Conference USA

From the Dallas Morning News
-
SMU-Tulsa- What you need to know
-
SMU at Tulsa, 2-30 p.m. (FSSW)- Preview, stats, rosters, more
-
Source- SMU board of trustees voted to take next step in move to Big East
-
SMU's move to Big East could become official Tuesday
-
SMU's C-USA West title hopes depend on success in road test at Tulsa (sub req'd)

October 28, 2011

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Keenum shatters record in Bayou Bucket beatdown of Rice
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Postgame notebook, Bayou Bucket edition- Records galore
-
Smith’s career performance wasted in loss to Houston
-
Regents grant UH authority for conference affiliation

From conferenceusa.com
-Houston defeats Rice on a record-setting night
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From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF board votes to give president authority to execute change in conference affiliation
-
Mike Bianchi- UCF joining Big East will be historic happening in Orlando

Conference merger likely
UNLV The Rebel Yell

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football notes- Mike Price dismisses punt returner from Miners
-
UTEP football- Southern Miss Eagles return to winning ways again

Eagles brace for new look- These Miners run, run, run
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Giannini, Boone mixed on scholarship changes
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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UAB not done yet
-
Andrew Ramspacher- Big game against UAB last year got Gale going
-
Howe leaves MU basketball team
-
Curry named Lombardi semifinalist

Rest the story for Herd opponents
Charleston Gazette

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- West again visits Huntington, this time with UAB
-
Marshall football- Graham gives Herd more versatility

UAB's Chase Daniel looks for a healthier last half of the season
al.com

From the Birmingham News
-
Ty Long calls his first game-winning kick at UAB "just another kick'
-
Hot Corner- Should UAB football fans hope to lose?
-
Kentucky's John Calipari hopes to see an old friend while in town- Gene Bartow

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Coach Josh Pastner cagey on Memphis Tiger starters
-
Rep. Steve Cohen joins Memphis Tigers' bid for Big East

TU-UTEP game added to CBS Sports Network schedule
Tulsa World

October 27, 2011

Big East cancels meeting with Mountain West, Conference USA
Las Vegas Journal Review

Tulane safety Derrick Strozier beats the odds to be an all-around contributor
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
C-USA FB Rankings- No change at the top; Houston No. 1
-
Some in Big East touting Memphis Tigers

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Unbeaten UH refuses to look past Rice in Bayou Bucket
-
UH's speed poses problem for Rice in pursuit of Bayou Bucket
-
Rice at UH football capsule

Preview- Rice vs. Houston
FS Houston

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
Fedora tired of 'let down' talk
-
Receiver Spight makes mark by doing dirty work for Golden Eagles

UTEP football notes- Miners simulate USM's no-huddle
El Paso Times

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
West Virginia, Louisville battle for Big 12 bid, leaving UCF, Big East stuck in neutral
-
Former Oviedo star Blake Bortles chases bigger role leading UCF offense

UCF Football- Knights Captains Keeping Team Optimistic Despite Recent Struggles
KnightNews.com

From the Central Florida Future
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Don't blame Godfrey; go back to the option
-
Home games helping Knights

SMU hopes sophomore Kevin Pope can step in for suspended Taylor Reed
Dallas Morning News

UAB win an 'attention grabber'
Hattiesburg American

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Welcome back, Wilson
-
MU draws biggest crowds on the road
-
Herd's Boykins has a plan

Marshall's Mitchell likes to hit things
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd coaches- UAB better than record
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

Conference USA Women's Basketball Pre-Season
Examiner.com

October 26, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
-
C-USA Football Game Previews - Week Nine
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From the Las Vegas Journal Review
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Mountain West, Conference USA to talk to Big East about joining forces
-
Merger with Big East a super-duper idea

Big East denies meeting with Mountain West and Conference USA about football
New York Daily News (blog)

Big East, C-USA, MWC exploring options
ESPN

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

Conference USA News and Notes
S
ports Network

Conference USA Standings- Houston, Tulsa Still Unbeaten In Conference Play
SB Nation

From the Dallas Morning News
-
SMU officials met with Big East officials on Sunday
-
SMU suspends leading tackler Taylor Reed for crucial Tulsa clash

From the Tulsa World
-
TU notebook- Preparing for everything
-
TU to honor 1991 team on Saturday

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF weighs options as West Virginia jumps from Big East to Big 12
-
UCF coach George O'Leary says Godfrey remains Knights' starting quarterback

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Sumlin pulls out the video stops to keep UH marching toward perfect season
-
UH notebook- No reason to rush the big decision

Cougars, bowls are talking points
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
Wheaton in right place, right time for Eagles Mr. Big Play
-
Turnovers still bugging Fedora

UTEP football- Backs offer choice of weapons
El Paso Times

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB football notes for Tuesday
-
Funeral for Vandella Davis, the mother of UAB basketball coach Mike Davis, is today in Fayette

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Holliday- Blazers are scary
-
Kane gets reaction with joke on Twitter
-
Herd never faced team quite like Houston
-
Back from injury, Hunter still hopes for playing time

Longest yard proves elusive for Herd
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
New Orleans Saints and LSU's football team are on a roll, but Tulane's football team isn't
-
Infusion of 12 newcomers has Tulane's basketball coach excited for season

Memphis Tigers' defense goes on the offensive
Memphis Commercial Apppeal

October 25, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif October 24 Football Players of the Week
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Houston's Keenum Named O'Brien Award Semifinalist
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Football - C-USA Football Coaches Press Conference
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Football - October 24 Football Notebook
Description: Description: http://www.bonesville.net/Web_Roundup/Latest_Links/m.gif Football Players of the Week
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W. Soccer - Oct. 24 Women's Soccer Players of the
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General Release - Today In Conference USA

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Can super conference keep Big East alive?
-
MU plays exhibition game in one week
-
Blitz still coming for Herd
-
UAB's Ellis done for year; Perry will get to start

Conference USA Football Power Rankings
Miner Rush (blog)

Southern Miss not satisfied with first national ranking since 2004
al.com

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football coach Mike Price- Miners to face 'red hot' Southern Miss team
-
Official- Failed relay switch caused Sun Bowl lights to go out during UTEP game

USM backfield could get boost soon
Hattiesburg American

Hester hurt but should be OK to play on Saturday
J
ackson Clarion-Ledger

Wheaton, defense buoy USM’s title chances
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB QB Bryan Ellis' season ends early
-
UAB football notes for Monday
-
UAB QB Bryan Ellis will miss the rest of the season

Blazers come in off big win, but down a QB
Beckley Register-Herald

UAB's first win caught Herd's attention
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

UAB faces Herd after notching first win
Charleston (WV)
Gazette

Houston, Rice hyped for Bayou Bucket Bowl
FS Houston

From the Houston Chronicle
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Regents to discuss UH's conference future
-
David Bailiff unsure who'll start at QB against UH
-
Bayou Bucket game carries great tradition for UH, Rice

Memphis coach Larry Porter says UCF is `solid' despite losses to UAB, SMU
Orlando Sentinel

University of Memphis coach Porter liked the way Tigers responded
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Tulsa World
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TU opponent watch- SMU
-
TU Talking Points

Conference Countdown- No. 8 -- Conference USA
CBSSports.com

October 24, 2011

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH moves up in the latest BCS rankings
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This week- Rice at No. 18 Houston
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A look at how the past five Bayou Bucket games have played out

Golden Eagles crash USA Today poll at No. 25
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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USM climbing in the polls
-
Southern Miss vs. UTEP preview

UTEP football- Meaning of 'football association' unclear
El Paso Times

From conferenceusa.com
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From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Is Graham the man for MU?
-
UH thwarts MU's alleged plans to take out Keenum

Herd LBs had their hands full at Houston
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Marshall football- Final stretch is here for Herd
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd might have found QB
Beckley Register-Herald

From the Tulsa World
-
TU faces fierce competition
-
TU Notebook

Time for Knights' defense to crank up the pressure
Central Florida Future

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
University of Memphis entertains small forward Alex Poythress
-
Troubled former U of M basketball player arrested

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF coach George O'Leary says Knights will focus on fundamentals
-
Former UCF kicker Matt Prater boosts Broncos past Dolphins in OT

SMU can still control its C-USA fate with games against Tulsa, Houston
Dallas Morning News (sub req'd)

October 23, 2011

Saturday Football Roundup
conferenceusa.com

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH's Case Keenum becomes NCAA's all-time leader in offense in 63-28 win
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Tulsa's signal caller proves to be too much for Rice in 38-20 loss

Tulsa cashes in early turnovers
Tulsa World

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Houston slams Herd, 63-28
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Give credit to Herd's opponent this time
-
Keenum sets mark for offense
-
Cougars count it up
-
Marshall's Mbao standing tall

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Case closed on Herd
-
Marshall notebook- Brown leads Houston’s rejuvenated defense

SMU Mustangs routed by Southern Miss in battle of C-USA's best, 27-3
Dallas Morning News

Golden Eagles throttle Mustangs
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Hattiesburg American
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Eagles corral Mustangs
-
Woodyard, Wheaton lead USM to victory
-
At most critical moment, SMU offense got 'Disched' by Southern Miss

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Stating their case
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Points tough to come by early
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Big win for USM, my AP poll ballot

C-USA, Mountain West ask Big East to join megaconference
Tampabay.com

Big East Headed To Super Conference?
Hartford Courant

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane falls to lowly Memphis 33-17 in disappointing C-USA loss
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Tulane football team has familiar performance and outcome vs. Memphis
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Tulane falls to Memphis 33-17

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers down Tulane, 33-17
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Tigers postgame: Tigers' Henderson has good timing for first catch

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP football- Miners convincing in win against Colorado State
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UTEP football notebook- CSU-UTEP play lights out

October 22, 2011

Big East, MWC, C-USA considering super conference?
Boston.com (blog)

From conferenceusa.com
Talking C-USA Football
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From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd takes on Houston
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Curry, Marshall look to 'Green Swarm' the Cougars
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GAME NOTES- Marshall at No. 21 Houston
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Chuck Landon- Can MU slow down the Keenum Express?
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Five points to ponder
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What Coach Holliday says
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Custom-made pride- Herd fans create their own gear
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This week in Conference USA

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Great chance for Herd
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C-USA notebook- UAB knocks UCF down a peg

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH's Keenum focuses on wins now, records later
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Notes and nuggets on UH-Marshall
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Rice's passing game is getting a big boost from wide receiver Mario Hull
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Week 8- College Football Pick ‘Em

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Southern Miss vs. SMU
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Friday's random USM notes (Tickets, etc.)

Eagles, Mustangs playing for national spotlight
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Tulsa World
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TU seniors look to create their own legacy
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Three Storylines
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Key matchup- Tulsa's running attack vs. Rice defense
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TU notebook- Sudden change

Tulane interim coach Mark Hutson has his shot to win head coaching job
New Orleans Times Picayune

Memphis Tigers, Tulane Green Wave trying to end losing streaks
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Big East? UCF is big disappointment
Orlando Sentinel

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP football- Miners face Colorado St. in unusual role -- as favorite
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UTEP football notes- Colorado State has Texas flavor

More from UAB's win over UCF
Birmingham News

October 21, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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UAB knocks off UCF, 26-24
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Oct. 20 Women's Soccer Notebook

From the Birmingham News
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UAB beats UCF 26-24 to snap season-long winless streak
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UAB coach Neil Callaway deserves to celebrate season's first win over UCF
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Thursday's win brings UAB QB Jonathan Perry to tears

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF loses to UAB on last-minute field goal
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UCF weighs all options, with no invite from Big East yet

From the Tulsa World
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C-USA needs to keep form; Houston, SMU should stay
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TU notebook- Remembering Anthony
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TU midseason review
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Tulsa's Sears becoming serious threat as receiver

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Cougars recall nasty cart mishap at Marshall
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Marshall defense looking forward to challenge of slowing Houston
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Aiken earning respect for playing with pain
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Cato or Graham? Doc’s not saying
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Holliday hopeful Conference USA can remain intact

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Cougars, Keenum continue the quest
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Houston taking things one game at a time

Keenum more concerned with wins, not records
Ironton Tribune

Same offense, different team for Thundering Herd
Parkersburg News

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Houston offense still linked to Holgorsen
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Marshall football- Rippon, defense want to slow Houston offense

Who's up next for the Tulane football coaching job?
New Orleans Times Picayune

UTEP basketball coach Tim Floyd on Bleacher Report's 'most hated' list
El Paso Times

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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University of Memphis ranked No. 9 in ESPN/USA Today coaches poll
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Memphis Tiger lineman adapts

'Super' conference looms as Tiger woes continue
Tri State Defender

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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High stakes
  Eagles' homecoming against Mustangs looms large
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'Committee' still in place for RBs
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Eagles' baseball class rated 3rd

October 20, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Austin Davis of Southern Miss Named Lowe's Senior CLASS Award Finalist
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UH's Keenum Named Unitas Award Finalist
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Marshall's Curry is Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week-
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From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Fedora puts out call for full house on Saturday
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USM ticket sales drawing close to sellout
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Eagles' Davis a CLASS finalist

From the Dallas Morning News
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Big East commissioner won't address specifics on adding SMU, others
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It's not about the Big East...but Southern Miss coach Larry Fedora talks SMU

From the Hattiesburg American
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Homecoming notes- USM usually plays well in homecoming games
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No doubt, USM-SMU game a big one
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Cotton- Slowing down SMU a tall task
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USM NOTEBOOK- Pierce to see increased role on offense

Eagles aim to continue streak vs. Mustangs
The Student Printz

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP football- Former QB makes mark for Miners
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UTEP football notes- Injury bug bites Miners secondary
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UTEP soccer- Miner battled thyroid disease before working way onto team

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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All the way back
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Marshall targeting Houston's Keenum
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MU Football Notebook- Holliday has mixed feelings about conference movement

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Junior college players key to frontcourt success for Herd
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'Miraculous' used to describe Herd's Curry

Marshall defense looking forward to challenge of slowing Houston
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Case Keenum on verge of history
ESPN

Houston vs. Marshall preview
scout.com

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH seeks formula to bust into BCS
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Hungry o-line readies for biggest challenge
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Rice plans to give football stadium $40 million upgrade

From the Tulsa World
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TU opponent watch- Rice
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TU Notebook- Running game

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF football preview- Knights aim for much-needed win at UAB
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Disappointed Knights quickly shifts their focus to preparing for UAB
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Big East announces raise of exit fees, does not extend new invitations

From the Kansas City Star
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S-M-U (5-1) at Southern Miss (5-1) (ET)
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Marshall (3-4) at (21) Houston (6-0) (ET)

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Challenge of being Tulane's football coach proved to be too much for Bob Toledo
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LSU Coach Les Miles thinks Tigers assistant Frank Wilson would make good head coach

University of Memphis improving its special teams play
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Three Thoughts on Memphis Tiger Football
Memphis Flyer

Occupy ESPN!
San Diego Reader

The Cougars have an opportunity to improve their soccer postseason outlook this Weekend
The Daily Cougar

October 19, 2011

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conferenceusa.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Nothing to hope for but failure
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Memphis Tigers wide receiver Curtis Johnson's return to boost offense
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C-USA FB Rankings- Houston is No. 1 and climbing
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Tigers go to work on weakness

From the Houston Chronicle
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For UH, potential move to Big East isn't a no-brainer
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Big East buzz, national ranks make Coogs a hot topic
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Fourth quarter continues to be a problem for 2-4 Owls

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Big East announces raise of exit fees, does not extend new invitations
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UCF quarterback Jeff Godfrey is still adapting to being opposing teams' biggest target

From the Birmingham News
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UAB RB Pat Shed will miss Thursday's game against UCF
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Aches and pains part of the game for UAB QB Bryan Ellis
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UAB legend Gene Bartow keeps his spirits up through good days and bad

Conference USA Betting Preview- Central Florida Knights at Alabama-Birmingham
Maddux Sports (blog)

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Big East morphing into former C-USA
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Can history repeat itself?

Marshall football- Big East invites Houston to join; Curry honored
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd's Curry worth price of admission
Ironton Tribune

Marshall-Houston Preview
CBSSports.com

From the El Paso Times
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Tulane football coach Bob Toledo resigns days after lopsided loss to UTEP
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UTEP men's basketball- Young team works to come together
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UTEP football- Improving running game builds confidence

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Bob Toledo resigns as Tulane football coach
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If Tulane can get its act together, LSU assistant could be key to success
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Bob Toledo's departure doesn't stir too many emotions on Tulane's campus
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Last week's loss to UTEP and four years of losing ended Bob Toledo's tenure as football coach at Tulane
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From the Tulsa World
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Up close with TU's Jordan James
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Tulsa's Sears becoming serious threat as receiver
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Former TU player Germany dies
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TU notebook- Back to work

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Cotton, Eagles face tough task
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A look at past C-USA game crowds
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Versatile Pierce moves to slot

No doubt- SMU coach is a winner
Hattiesburg American

October 18, 2011

From conferenceusa.com
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Football - C-USA Football Coaches Press Conferences
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Football - October 17 Football Notebook
General Release - Today In Conference USA
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October 17 Football Players of the Week
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Oct. 17 Women's Soccer Players of the Week
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Oct. 17 Volleyball Players of the Week

Conference USA News and Notes
Sports Network

2011 CFN Midseason C-USA Rundown
College Football News

Big East timeline may mean official invite for SMU comes late this week
Dallas Morning News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Big East reportedly approves raising exit fees, plans Tuesday announcement
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UCF quarterback Jeff Godfrey is still adapting to being opposing teams' biggest target

Big East Fighting New Conference USA-Mountain West Alliance For BCS Bid
Ology

From the El Paso Times
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Conference USA Football Power Rankings
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UTEP coach Mike Price implores fans to pack Sun Bowl after blowout win
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UTEP football- How good will they become?
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UTEP football notes- Nixon reinjures knee on blocked punt

Eagles healthy, face pivotal matchup with Mustangs
Biloxi Sun Herald

Taylor Reed will start at quarterback for University of Memphis
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Porter has three-year plan for Tigers
scout.com

From the Houston Chronicle
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Big East extends invite to UH to join BCS conference
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Credit where credit is due
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QB McHargue cleared after concussion-like symptoms
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Rice’s McHargue hopes gloves more than just a passing fancy

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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MU hopes to cage the Cougars
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Graham, Cato not letting quarterback battle get in the way of their friendship
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MU needs to keep Houston guessing

Case in point for Herd defense
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Birmingham News
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UAB's Jordan Swing ready to go after sitting out last season
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Third down problems have hurt UAB on both sides of the ball this season

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
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Fedora- Off week always a benefit
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Fedora OK with C-USA alliance

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane's Bob Toledo on the practice field, quarterback Ryan Griffin at practice but not participating
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Tulane football nabs a quarterback commitment

October 17, 2011

Around the Conference USA - Football
USA Today

Saturday Football Roundup
conferenceusa.com

MWC, C-USA merger makes sense with uncertain landscape ahead
si.com

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH checks in at No. 19 in first BCS rankings of season
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McGuffie's fumble proves costly for Rice in loss to Marshall

Big East bid brings dawn of new era
The Daily Cougar

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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MU coming together in the clutch
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Warner takes advantage of 2nd chance

Like it or not, Herd sticking with two QBs
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Curry electric in win as Herd’s offense still one-dimensional
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Marshall football- Graham helps Herd put end to drought
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Marshall basketball- Excitement surrounds Herrion, Herd

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Disappointed Knights quickly shift their focus to preparing for UAB