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East Carolina

Carolinas/Region

Conference USA

November 30, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Whidbee bringing red zone talents to ECU
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Washington Parade & Art Show)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From the East Carolinian
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Pirates set sail for BIG EAST
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Pirates win thriller in Dowdy-Ficklen

From ecupirates.com
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Milner and Elsawi Named To Conference USA All-Academic Team
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Coach Jeff Lebo's Radio/TV Shows Begin This Weekend
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East Carolina to Compete in Navy Classic

Kinston man, son, win $1 million Powerball prize
Kinston Free Press

Havelock Practices at ECU, Preps for State Title
WNCT

Jack Britt coach Brian Rimpf shares inspiration of his brother with team
Fayetteville Observer

November 29, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Ruff has a new tool in his bag
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Susan Daughtry)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU ready to rise in the East
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Dominoes continue to fall for Big East

McNeill ready for conference move
New Bern Sun Journal

McGill- Conference USA has intriguing possibilities
 
WVU Athletic Director Oliver Luck lobbied on behalf of ECU to get into the Big 12
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Hurler Harman signs with East Carolina
Village News Online

November 28, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Gridiron Pirates set sail for Big East
Press Conference Audio- ECU to Big East
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Boys and Girls Club)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

East Carolina Joins BIG EAST as Football Member
bigeast.org

East Carolina Accepts Football Membership In BIG EAST
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU makes Big East announcement
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Bowden big part of Pirates’ win
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ECU ready to rise in the East

From the Washington Daily News
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East Carolina Big East bound
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ECU down to two bowl possibilities

Pirates will be a big plus in Big East
Raleigh News & Observer

ECU's long journey to prominent conference finally over
Fayetteville Observer

ECU accepts football-only Big East offer
Kinston Free Press

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ECU to join Big East in 2014
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ECU-Big East- A marriage of convenience that works for both sides

Pirates set sail for the Big East
The East Carolinian

ECU football program joins Big East
Watauga Democrat

Tulane, East Carolina to join Memphis in Big East
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Tulane, East Carolina will join UCF in revamped Big East
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Good grief! The Big East's latest moves fall flat

Big East undergoes more changes
Idaho Statesman

Big East should change its name to embrace country-wide identity
New York Times

Tulane, East Carolina to join Big East
Tampa Bay Times

Big East is C-USA reunion
Cincinnati Enquirer

ECU football leaving conference before ODU joins
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

ECU to join Big East for football in 2014
WNCT

ECU to Big East
WITN

ECU Football going to the Big East in 2014
WCTI

From PirateRadio1250.com
ECU to the Big East Press Conference Special
Brian Bailey Show - ECU Associate AD Lee Workman and the topic was bowl

ECU Moving on up
rivals.com

East Carolina, Tulane leaving Conference USA to join Big East in '14
Winston Salem Journal (AP)

Big East adds Tulane, East Carolina
Richmond Times Dispatch (AP)

C-USA statement on departures of Tulane, East Carolina to Big East
Houston Chronicle

November 27, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Pirates point to postseason
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Kemp, Sampson power Pirates
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Pirates headed to Big Easy or St. Pete
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Conference USA Players of the Week
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Salvation Army)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Take Down Georgia State
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Pirates Headed To St. Petersburg or New Orleans For Bowl Action
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Carden Earns Third C-USA Offensive Player-Of-The-Week Honor

Bowl Game: St Pete or New Orleans
WITN

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Bowl options narrowed
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Pirates win road opener

Georgia State falls to East Carolina 62-50
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Recap- Georgia State vs. East Carolina
Charlotte Observer

East Carolina narrows bowl possibilities to two
Fayetteville Observer

ECU bowl destinations narrowed to two
Wilmington Star-News

ECU bowl picture clearer
Winston Salem Journal

UL's bowl foe- East Carolina or Rice
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser

November 26, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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The time is now ... to wait
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Hardy already among best ever
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Denny O'Brien's Harris BCS Poll Ballot
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This Week's BCS Standings
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This Week's Harris, AP & USA Today Polls
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Conference USA Standings & Schedule
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Lady Pirates Capture Thanksgiving Tournament in 74-54 Win Over Campbell
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Pirates Face First Road Test At Georgia State

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates set the tone against Camels
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ECU's Perry in familiar territory

Guilmette off to strong start at East Carolina
Marietta Daily Journal

Shane at the Reins
WITN

Pirates Capture Thanksgiving Tournament in 74-54 Victory Over Campbell
WNCT

November 25, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Conference USA at a Glance
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Britny Edwards' Double-Double Lifts ECU Over Norfolk State, 54-46
ecupirates.com

Britny Edwards' Double-Double Lifts ECU Over Norfolk State, 54-46
WNCT

FB Point After - East Carolina-Marshall
conferenceusa.com

PIRATES REPLAY- Working overtime for sweet revenge
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Summers- Even defense had its moments
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Edwards too much for Spartans
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Knights leave no doubt

November 24, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Game Center- ECU 65, Marshall 59 (2OT)
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Inside Game Day- Pirates had Herd all the way
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Game Slants- Youth served on Senior Day
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff Post-game
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Conference USA at a Glance
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Wins Thriller Over Marshall In Double-Overtime, 65-59
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Bodenheimer Epitomizes Pirates' Blue-Collar Attitude
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Pirates Host ECU Thanksgiving Tournament

East Carolina wins Highest Scoring Game in C-USA History
conferenceusa.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU downs Marshall in OT
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Pirates’ title game hopes remain alive
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Carden shines in shootout
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SCENE AROUND ECU football vs. Marshall, Nov. 23

Batten- Pirates show maturation, clinch share of division crown with 2OT win over Marshall
Fayetteville Observer

Recap- East Carolina vs. Marshall
Charlotte Observer

Pirates Win Overtime Thriller
WNCT

Lessons learned help ECU get revenge and at least a share of C-USA East title
Wilmington Star-News

Pirates survive 2-OT thriller
Kinston Free Press

Pirates pull out thriller in finale
Washington Daily News

From rivals.com
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Double-Overtime Thriller
PI-TV Postgame

ECU Takes Double-Overtime Shootout
247sports.com

East Carolina edges Marshall 65-59 in 2 overtimes
Raleigh News & Observer (AP)

ECU's 2 OT victory keeps conference title chance alive
Norfolk Virginian Pilot (AP)

Herd Season Ends in Double-Overtime
herdzone.com

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Pirates outlast Herd in double overtime
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Herd comes back, loses
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Defense costs MU another tough loss
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Frohnapfel makes most of opportunity
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Point total of 124 sets C-USA record
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Chuck Landon grades the Herd
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Grant Traylor's game balls

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Herd lets one get away
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Marshall notebook- Frohnapfel was ready for his chance
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ECU-Marshall statistics

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Herd's season ends in 2OT loss to ECU, 65-59
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Marshall football- Cooper a game-changer for ECU
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Marshall football- Cato is in good company

November 23, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Greg's Game Day Breakdown
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Game Day Radar Loop & Weather Notes
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Conference USA Schedule & TV Listings
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

VACEK: Preview of the Marshall Thundering Herd
BoneyardBanter.com

ECU faces Marshall in finale
Washington Daily News

East Carolina offensive lineman Robert Jones prepares to play final home game with Pirates
Fayetteville Observer

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ECU looking for some Black Friday payback
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East Carolina looks to stay in title hunt

Football preview- Marshall at East Carolina
Raleigh News & Observer

Wednesday Sportscast
WITN

ECU more run-oriented than McNeill admits
Winston Salem Journal

Marshall football- Herd needs to 'go hard or go home'
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd has long row to hoe
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It all comes down to this
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Four winning quarters mean four more weeks for Herd

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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For Herd, it all comes down to this
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Cato's rise began with ECU win last year

Herd situation eerily similar to last year
Parkersburg News

It's do-or-die once again for Marshall
Beckley Register-Herald

Friday College Football Marshall at East Carolina- Start Time, Odds
Pregame.com

November 22, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Kevin's Keys to the Game
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Former Chancellor Thanksgiving)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Football Returns Home For Regular-Season Finale
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ECU Women's Hoops Gives Back for Thanksgiving
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Head Volleyball Coach Rolf, East Carolina Part Ways

From the Kinston Free Press
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Notebook- Passing Pirates show rushing success
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ECU’s Wornick valuable in backup role

ECU's Bigger getting better
Greenville Daily Reflector
(sub req'd)

Wednesday Sportscast
WITN

Video: Big East commish Mike Aresco talks Rutgers and conference realignment
CBSsports.com

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Cato is in good company
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Marshall football- Cooper a game-changer for ECU

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Winning kick was meant to be Haig's
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Kane not coming out
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Conservative approach wins games for ECU QB

ECU has found balance on offense
Charleston (WV) Gazette

November 21, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Frontcourt duo propels 4-0 Pirates
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Bill Cook)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Turns Back Appalachian State
Basketball Post Game Interview
Football Post-Practice Interview
Ruffin McNeill Show

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Sampson leads Pirates past App
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Hardy bounces back from head injury (sub req'd)

Weekend Forecast
Weather.com

Pirates hold off ASU
Washington Daily News

Pirates Run Past Appalachian State, 82-72
WNCT

Basketball Highlights
WITN

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ECU Pirates benefit from RB Cooper's wake-up call
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East Carolina defeats Appalachian State 82-72

East Carolina holds off Mountaineers
Watauga Democrat

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd gets ready for ECU's three-man front
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Pirates put bowl in peril
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Both WVU, Marshall fans hungry for victory

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Running backs ready for Pirates
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Marshall football- WR Wilson quietly making an impact
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Marshall football- Safeties, friends happy to be at MU

Depth paying off for Marshall
Charleston (WV) Gazette

ACC's loss, ECU's gain; Hokies bowling at 5-7?
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 20, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Too early for bowl talk, says Ruff
Audio- Terry Holland on Conference Realignment
Audio- Coach Ruff Monday Presser
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Conference USA Players of the Week
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Listener Phone Calls)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Welcome Appalachian State For Pre-Thanksgiving Game
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Soccer Honored For Academic Work
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Marshall Guilmette Named C-USA Freshman-of-the-Week

ECU keeps focus on the Herd
Washington Daily News

Monday Sportscast
Washington Daily News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)
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Holland discusses conference realignment
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Stage set for Senior Day

Holland and Ruff Talk Turkey
Rivals.com

Realignment- How it Affects ECU
247Sports.com

Whidbee Happy to be a Pirate
Scout.com
(sub req'd)

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd faces ECU, deja vu
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Short week makes injuries loom large

ECU still has hopes for spot in Conference USA title game
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Marshall football- Safeties, friends happy to be at MU
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd can play spoiler to ECU again
Beckley Register-Herald

Apps Look to Get on Track at East Carolina
ASU Appalachian Mountaineers

November 19, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Fans must press forward
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Denny O'Brien's Harris BCS Poll Ballot
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This Week's BCS Standings
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This Week's Harris, AP & USA Today Polls
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Conference USA Standings & Schedule

From ecupirates.com
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Whitny Edwards leads Pirates Past Converse, 79-23
ECU Football Post-Practice Interview

PIRATES REPLAY- Clinching a winning season
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU eases past Valkyries
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No easy wins in Big Easy

From the East Carolinian
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The story behind the military reunion
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Senior Profile- Jenkins and Paulk

Sunday Sportscast
WITN

November 18, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Game Center- ECU 28, Tulane 23
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Inside Game Day- Carden's maturation continues
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff Post-game
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Conference USA at a Glance
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Carden and Pirates Top Green Wave, 28-23
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Lady Pirates' Rally Falls Short in 72-62 Loss to College of Charleston

FB Point After - East Carolina-Tulane
conferenceusa.com

Andrew Bodenheimer secures East Carolina's 28-23 win over Tulane
Fayetteville Observer

Pirates Beat Tulane 28-23
WITN

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU on UCF's heels
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Pirates in title picture
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ECU women lose to CoC

Pirates atop East Division after 28-23 win over Tulane
Raleigh News & Observer (AP)

ECU gains share of division lead in C-USA
Winston Salem Journal

Pirates Hold Off Tulane
WNCT

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane Green Wave lacks offensive punch in 28-23 loss to East Carolina
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Tulane vs. East Carolina scoring summary- East Carolina wins 28-23
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Tulane RB Orleans Darkwa leaves East Carolina game with a concussion
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Tulane kicker Cairo Santos still perfect after a 3-for-3 day
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Tulane wide receiver Ryan Grant reaches 1,000-yard plateau
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Tulane safety Devon Walker honored on Senior Day

Tulane Drops Home Finale To C-USA Foe East Carolina, 28-23
SportsNOLA.com

Tulane Green Wave lacks offensive punch in 28-23 loss to East Carolina
Bayoubuzz

NCAA Football- Former Saratoga Springs offensive lineman Elsawi excelling at East Carolina
The Saratogian

November 17, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Second half charge lifts Pirates
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Greg's Game Day Breakdown
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Game Day Radar Loop & Weather Notes
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This Week in College Football History
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Conference USA Schedule & TV Listings
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Rep Express)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Overcomes Double Digit Deficit And Holds On To Beat UNCG
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Baseball Announces 2013-14 Recruiting Class
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Pirates Host College of Charleston, Converse in Weekend Contests

Ready and rested
The East Carolinian

Pirates seek momentum at Tulane
Kinston Free Press

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates aim for win No. 7
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Pirates rally past Spartans
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Edwards sisters leading way

East Carolina special teams/running backs coach Kirk Doll returns to his national championship spot Saturday
New Orleans Times Picayune

Soldier Surprises Children at East Carolina Football Game
ABC News

College Men's Basketball Roundup- East Carolina nips UNCG 76-73
Winston Salem Journal

East Carolina takes down UNC Greensboro 76-73
Raleigh News & Observer

UNCG squanders lead, falls to East Carolina
Greensboro News-Record

UNC-G Men's Basketball Falls To Late Rally At East Carolina, 76-73
uncgspartans.com

East Carolina takes down UNC Greensboro 76-73
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Gray's Creek baseball player commits to East Carolina
Fayetteville Observer

ECU snares corner AJ Coplon
ESPN (blog)

ECU closes road slate at Tulane
scout.com

Tulane Closes out Home Slate against East Carolina
tulanegreenwave.com

November 16, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Kevin's Keys to the Game
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Football Recruiting Thumbnail (CB A.J. Coplon)
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Hoops Recruiting Thumbnail (PG Antonio Robinson)
Audio- WTIB (Steve Logan Show)
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Rufus Edmisten)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

VACEK: Preview of the Tulane Green Wave
BoneyardBanter.com

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Go For Three Straight To Start Year Friday Against UNCG
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East Carolina Travels To Tulane
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ECU Men's Basketball Signs Four Recruits For 2013-14
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Women's Basketball Signs Three for the 2013-14 Season

From the East Carolinian
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Ready and rested
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Senior Profile- Jenkins and Paulk
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Cross country wraps up a record season

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Seniors aiming for 7-1 mark (sub req'd)
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Freshman making presence felt
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Pirates add four hoops players

Notebook- Pirates enjoy kicking success
Kinston Free Press

Small stats, big impact
Washington Daily News

FOOTBALL- Verbally committed
New Bern Sun Journal

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Three keys for Tulane against East Carolina on Saturday
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Tulane has one eye on East Carolina, the other on the future

Thursday Sportscast
WITN

November 15, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Checking the mail/texts
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Randy Parker)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Thompson helping Pirate 'D' turn tide
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Conley’s Kirkpatrick signs with Pirates
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ECU women’s hoops team adds three

From ecupirates.com
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Women's Basketball Signs Three for the 2013-14 Season
ECU Football Post-Practice Interview
Basketball Post-Game Interviews
Ruffin McNeill Show
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ECU Swimmers And Divers Head To UNC-Chapel Hill For Nike Cup

Wednesday Sportscast
WITN

DH Conley's Davis Kirkpatrick Signs with ECU
WNCT

Tulane hosts home finale against East Carolina
SportsNOLA.com

Tulane fires up campaign for kicker Cairo Santos' pursuit of Lou Groza Award
New Orleans Times Picayune

Tulane OT Eric Jones back at practice, DT Julius Warmsley still limited
Bayoubuzz

November 14, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Fifteen Questions for Danny Webster
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Kemp's 21 points fuels Pirates
Audio- Coach Ruff Weekly Presser
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Big Band Concert)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Wear Down Pesky Methodist
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Bailie Monahan Named Conference USA Swimmer-of-the-Week
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Monarchs overthrown by Pirates
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Carden looks to build on success (sub req'd)

Kemp, East Carolina rout Methodist 87-51
Raleigh News & Observer

Pirates dethrone Monarchs
Washington Daily News

From WNCT
Pirates go to 2-0 with win over Methodist
Quarterback leaves ECU team

East Carolina downs Methodist, 87-51
Fayetteville Observer

November 13, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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BAILEY: Open date allowed Pirates to rejuvenate
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Conference USA Players of the Week
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Tom Campbell)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Rested Pirates back in action; Johnson leaves ECU
Washington Daily News

Rio Johnson Leaving ECU Football Program
WITN

BRIAN BAILEY SHOW REPLAY: Brian's guest was ECU special teams and running backs coach Kirk Doll
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Set To Entertain Methodist
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McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
 
ECU Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill Talks Tulane, Announces Departure Of QB Rio Johnson
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Bjork Olsen Named To C-USA All-Academic Team

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates chasing title
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Shorthanded ECU hosting Monarchs

ECU quarterback Rio Johnson leaving the program
Wilmington Star-News

November 12, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Offensive evolution aids defense
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Denny O'Brien's Harris BCS Poll Ballot
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This Week's BCS Standings

From ecupirates.com
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Lady Pirates Cruise to 84-41 Win Over St. Andrew's
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Derby Shines in Senior Day Victory Over Tulane, 3-1
Post Practice Interview - Football

ECU knocks out Knights
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

East Carolina Beats Washington & Lee in Season Opener
WNCT

ECU v Washington & Lee
WITN

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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North Carolina QB sets NC prep mark in 104-80 win
 
Will Grier is Son of former ECU QB Chad Grier
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East Carolina overwhelms Washington & Lee 72-50

WK10 Can't-Miss Play- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dwayne Harris 78-yard TD punt return - NFL Videos
NFL.com

Dwayne Harris- Punt return TD set up perfectly
ESPN

November 11, 2012

From ecupirates.com
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Kemp Leads ECU To Season Opening Victory
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ECU Sweeps Dual Meet With William & Mary
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Pirates Host St. Andrew's in Home Opener

From Bonesville.net
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Kemp, newcomers power Pirates in tip-off
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C-USA Football Scoreboard
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Pirates coast in season debut
Washington Daily News

Painful victory for ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

A long time coming
Kinston Free Press

November 10, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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ECU 2012-13 Basketball Schedule
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C-USA Football Schedule & TV Listings
Audio- WTIB (Steve Logan Show)
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This Week in College Football History
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirate Basketball Opens New Season Saturday Afternoon
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The Lady Pirates Kick Off the Year with a 68-62 Victory at William & Mary
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Pirate Volleyball Falls To Miners, 3-1
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Women Finish Program-Best Ninth At NCAA Southeast Regional
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Milner Named First Team Academic All-District

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Eager Pirates ready for opener
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ECU women topple Tribe

ECU Basketball Set to Tip
WNCT

ECU hoops tips off 2012-13 season
Washington Daily News

November 9, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Open date, not an off week
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Keith Kidwell)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From the East Carolinian
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Minges Maniacs
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Lady Pirates get back to the court
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Opinion- Pirates need to fill the stands

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU women open season today
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ECU Police- Campus safe (sub req'd)

Pirate Hoops Practice
WITN

November 8, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Spied from the Crow's Nest
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Political Candidates)

From ecupirates.com
ECU Football Post-Practice Interviews
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Women's Basketball Season Tickets Now on Sale

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Keylon-Randolph settles in at ECU
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Straughn, Gaines bring experience
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Defense looks to build on win (sub req'd)

November 7, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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The returns are in – let the games begin
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Football Recruiting Thumbnail- Marquise Whidbee
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Wayne King, Vice Chair NC GOP)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
Coach Ruffin McNeil Interview
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Meet the Pirates- Heather Macy
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Lady Pirates Turn in Solid Showing at ECU Invitational
The Ruffin McNeil Show

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)
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Lincoln pleased with team effort
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Jackson’s return boosts Pirates

From the East Carolinian
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Sixth win leads to bowl eligibility
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Q&A with basketball’s Jeff Lebo
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Pirate volleyball falls twice

A statement-making win for Pirates
Washington Daily News

November 6, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Riley kept Cougars guessing
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Denny O'Brien's Harris BCS Poll Ballot
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This Week's BCS Standings
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This Week's Harris, AP & USA Today Polls
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Conference USA Players of the Week
Audio- WTIB (TOT- Doug Raymond)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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C-USA Names Carden Co-Offensive Player-Of-The-Week
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Meet the Pirates- Jill Poe
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ECU Wraps Up Fall Season At Big Jim Russell Memorial Invitational
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Pirates Drop 3-1 Decision at Memphis

FB Point After - Houston-East Carolina
conferenceusa.com

Shane Carden Honored
WITN

ECU’s Carden wins another CUSA Player of the Week award
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU’s Kolo feeling more at home (sub req'd)
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Carden receives C-USA honor

November 5, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Heart, not legacy, swayed Jones to ECU
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Conference USA Standings & Schedule
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Spied from the Crow's NestGame Center- ECU 48, Houston 28

From ecupirates.com
ECU-Houston Game Highlights
ECU Football Post-Game Interviews
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Meet the Pirates- Rachel Stockdale

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates unite against Cougars
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SCENE AROUND ECU football vs. Houston, Nov. 3

PIRATES REPLAY- The best defense really is a good offense
Wilmington Star-News

 Webster Wows
WITN

 Marine Surprises Family at Halftime of ECU Game
WNCT

Pirates clinch bowl eligibility
Washington Daily News

November 4, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Game Center- ECU 48, Houston 28
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Inside Game Day- Chips down, Pirates come through
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Game Slants- McNeill, Pirates answer doubters
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff Post-game
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Conference USA Saturday at a Glance
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Carden and Cooper Lead ECU Past Houston, 48-28
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ECU's Defense Responds With Solid Effort Against Houston
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Pirate Volleyball Concludes Road Swing at Memphis
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Men's Cross Country Places Third At Three-Stripe Invitational
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Meet the Pirates- Ollin Dunford

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Motivated Pirate defense halts Houston
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Pirates rebound against Houston
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REFLECTOR PHOTOS- ECU v. Houston, Nov. 3, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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East Carolina clinches bowl eligibility with win over Houston
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ECU tailgating photos
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DeCock- Pirates deliver message, secure bowl eligibility

East Carolina wins to become bowl eligible
Fayetteville Observer

 East Carolina easily takes down Houston 48-28
WNCT

Pirates mash Houston
Kinston Free Press

ECU rolls, becomes bowl eligible
Winston Salem Journal

Early deficit too much for UH to overcome
Houston Chronicle

Road trip unkind to Cougars
The Daily Cougar

Houston vs. East Carolina- Cougars fall to Pirates, 48-28
SB Nation Houston

November 3, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Greg's Game Day Breakdown
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Game Day Radar Loop & Weather Notes
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This Week in College Football History
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Conference USA Schedule & TV Listings
Audio- WTIB (Krispy Kreme)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Adds Old Dominion To 2013 Football Schedule
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Pirates Swept at the Hands of UAB
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Swimming & Diving Teams Compete At N.C. State

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tudor- ECU's McNeill needs defense to rise to occasion in a big way
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C-USA chatter

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU receivers searching for end zone
 Reward offered in ECU vandalism case
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Gameday- Pirates host Houston

ECU looks to rebound vs. Cougars
Kinston Free Press

ECU looks to heal wounds vs. Houston
Washington Daily News

From the Houston Chronicle
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Cougars looking to take step toward bowl goal
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Week 10 Pick ‘Em- Cougars enter tough November stretch

ECU gets an early start on football rivalry with ODU
Wilmington Star-News

November 2, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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Kevin's Keys to the Game
Audio- WTIB (Stan White)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Hosts Houston
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Men's Basketball Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Monday
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ECU Heads South to Take on UAB
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Meet the Pirates- Celeste Stewart

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU receivers searching for end zone
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Castleberry- 20 wins within reach for ECU

Heading to an ECU game- Check out these spots!
WRAL.com

Houston @ ECU- The Edge
247 Sports

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH coach Levine- RB Sims ‘ready to play’ against East Carolina
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UH sets hopes high for a strong November

The Opposition- East Carolina
The Daily Cougar

ECU Gets a Spacious, New Tutoring Center for Its Students
PR.com

November 1, 2012

From Bonesville.net
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ECU needs to make a run for it
Audio- WTIB (Bill Cook)
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Falls In Overtime To Tulsa, 1-0
 ECU Football Post-Practice Interview
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Soccer Trio Named C-USA All-Academic
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Meet the Pirates- Britny Edwards

From WITN
 11pm Sportscast
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Nick Cannon Presents ECU Student With National Award On Campus

Running toward redemption
Washington Daily News

From the East Carolinian
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Cougars coming to town
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Postseason ends quickly for Lady Pirates
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Senior profile- Bodenheimer

Bullock hoping to make impact (sub req'd)
Greenville Daily Reflector

Houston (4-4) at East Carolina (5-4) (ET)
Charlotte Observer

Youthful Cougars prepare for rowdy Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
The Daily Cougar

Game 9 Preview – East Carolina
CoogFans.com (subscription)

ECU vs. Navy- Cherry Point Marines, Sailors root for both sides
DVIDS

November 30, 2012

Sun Belt defections may create opening for Appalachian
Winston-Salem Journal

Mountaineers ready to hit the field
Watauga Democrat

College athletic conference realignment- Should we care?
Washington Post

For Aggies, a Sun Belt invite simply makes most sense
Las Cruces Sun-News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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College of Charleston board meets today, expected to approve move to Colonial Athletic Association
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St. John’s cruises by South Carolina

N.C. State's coaching search will pick up after weekend
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Decisions, decisions in N.C. State's coaching search
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Coach K says Sulaimon as good as any freshman in nation
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Thus far, Duke 2012 resembles Duke 2010
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Mediators fail to help in NHL labor fight

Falcons beat Saints, improve to 11-1
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Kent State, N. Illinois enter MAC title game looking to crash BCS
Houston Chronicle

From the Charlotte Observer
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Charlotte might pounce if Hornets give up nickname
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Holt, Bly together again this weekend in Charlotte
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Panthers’ Cam Newton finds it’s OK to smile
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Rookie Taylor effectively using increased playing time in Henderson’s absence

Teel Time- No school affected more by ACC's Louisville-for-Maryland swap than Virginia
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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ODU begins playoff quest versus Coastal Carolina
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ODU opponents' coach Moglia unique in college football

Virginia, Virginia Tech assistants apply for same job
Richmond Times Dispatch

November 29, 2012

From the Louisville Courier Journal
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ACC votes to add Louisville
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Tim Sullivan | Exciting Louisville athletes played their way into ACC's highly regarded, more stable home
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Louisville football team benefits in multiple ways in move to ACC
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Call from ACC is one Louisville president James Ramsey eagerly awaited
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ACC's biggest fans are Louisville's coaches
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Rutgers, next up for Louisville football, already playing Big Ten style
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Louisville football Cards already have worn a Scarlet letter
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At a Glance | Louisville football vs. Rutgers

Wolfpack officials expect a quick hire … but not just yet
Fayetteville Observer

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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ACC adds Louisville; UC still trying
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Doc- What a mess for UC
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Big East is C-USA reunion

Memphis, Louisville rivalry renewal may be short-lived
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Hartford Courant
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ACC Invites Louisville, Not UConn
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Jeff Jacobs- The Difference- It All Comes Down To Football
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The New Big East And ACC
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Students Fear UConn Is Being Left Behind

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Clemson OC Chad Morris interviews for N.C. State coaching job
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Batten- Louisville addition improves ACC

Louisville joining the ACC
Roanoke Times

Teel Time- Adding Louisville a bottom-line decision for ACC
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

A great 24 hours for sports in the commonwealth of Kentucky
kentucky.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Right now, Cardinals for Terps is all-positive for ACC
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Louisville 'honored' to join ACC
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Duke rallies to beat Ohio State, 73-68
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Will Tar Heels learn from Indiana beating?
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Wolfpack's coaching search focuses on architects of high-scoring offenses
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NHL might need Army to settle lockout

From the Idaho Statesman
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Boise State still seeking a perfect league
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Big East loses another school; What are Boise State's options?

From the Charlotte Observer
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‘Create turnovers’ drilled into Panthers
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Record night for Gordon not enough for ’Cats
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David Thompson is selling off a lot of his old basketball memorabilia

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Tigers’ Boyd named ACC player of year
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Bruce Ellington to spend two weeks with basketball before pre-bowl game practices

Duquesne holds off Appalachian State 73-72
Watauga Democrat

Virginia picks up key win at Wisconsin
Charlottesville Daily Progress

November 28, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-Chapel Hill AD Bubba Cunningham- We want the ACC to be our home for another 60 years
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No. 1 Indiana blows out struggling UNC 83-59
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Late rally not enough, N.C. State falls to Michigan 79-72
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Duke's David Cutcliffe named ACC Coach of Year
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N.C. State trustees expected to discuss football coach salary
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ACC files lawsuit against Maryland over exit fee
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Peace drops first men’s home game

Decision on U of L joining ACC could come early Wednesday
Louisville Courier-Journal

Report- Louisville to be added to the ACC on Wednesday
NBC Sports

ACC poised to add Louisville after losing Maryland to Big Ten
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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Report- ACC to vote on expansion
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Report- UC making push for ACC

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Former Carolina Panther Mike Minter named Campbell football coach
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Dana Bible will fill in at N.C. State for his friend, Tom O'Brien

From the Winston Salem Journal
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ECU's move to Big East could mean opening in Conference USA for Appalachian State
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Struggling Wake Forest dumped by Nebraska
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Another Night, Another Debacle

Storrs Side- UConn's potential exit a cause for Big East expansion
UConn Daily Campus

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Early look at CAA basketball suggests down year
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ACC Insider - No bowl, no regrets for Heels
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LA Tech’s Dykes reportedly will interview for N.C. State job

From the Tampa Tribune
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Kentucky hires FSU assistant Mark Stoops as coach
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FSU looks to rebound in ACC title game

UVa AD Littlepage reaffirms Cavaliers' commitment to ACC
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Bowl projections- South Carolina in Outback, Clemson vs. LSU or Georgia
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Hokies up to the challenge
Roanoke Times

November 27, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Yow needs to make charmed hire to reach her goals
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How good can 2013 Pack be- Yow, O’Brien disagree there, too
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Gottfried- Wolfpack trying to regain its groove against No. 3 Michigan
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De Thaey leaves N.C. State basketball program
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In Indiana, UNC-CH will confront the recruit who got away
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As No. 1 Indiana looms, Roy Williams questions UNC-CH's toughness
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NHL, players to try mediation
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Campbell football tabs Minter

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers finish off Philly, 30-22, in prime time
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Fowler- Panthers finally seal the deal
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With Smith covered, other WRs run wild
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Panthers win thanks to Cam Newton
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Thunder dominate first half, rout Bobcats 114-69

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Panthers: Return to Form
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Bitter taste- Memories of playoff loss to Maine still linger for ASU
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Deacons hoping to extend two winning streaks

Land transfer for Redskins Richmond camp up for vote
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 26, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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O'Brien fired as N.C. State football coach
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No hint to team that O'Brien's job was in jeopardy
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DeCock- Yow's culture change continues
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Tudor- Virginia loss underscored O’Brien’s struggles in league play
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Wolfpack fans ready to move on
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In Larry Fedora, UNC-CH seems to have landed the right coach
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Blue Devils' Cutcliffe outlasts Triangle coaches

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ACC Insider - Unfulfilled expectations led to O'Brien's dismissal
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Philosophical differences, unfulfilled expectations led to TOB’s dismissal

Batten- Tom O'Brien firing signals N.C. State will not settle for mediocrity
Fayetteville Observer

Chizik among five coaches fired
Columbia (SC) State

From the Winston Salem Journal
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NC State fires O’Brien after 6 seasons
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Eagles make Panthers look like favorites

From the Charlotte Observer
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Rare ‘Monday Night Football’ snoozer
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Michael Vick inspired Cam Newton
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Embattled Rivera meets his mentor Reid
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Bobcats committed to developing Biyombo
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Monday- Bobcats at Thunder
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No. 17 Gonzaga snaps Davidson win streak
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ACC championship- FSU vs. Ga. Tech

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Jadeveon Clowney might be Spurrier's best player, ever
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Swinney bettering Bowden record in all but one critical area- beating South Carolina

Rice rescues Ravens; coach’s daughter dies
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

November 25, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Defense, Glennon lead N.C. State to 27-10 win over Boston College
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N.C. State’s O’Brien enters critical point of his tenure
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UNC-CH survives Maryland 45-38 to close out season
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Tar Heels were champions, in their own minds at least
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Miami holds off Duke for 52-45 win
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Duke beats Louisville 76-71 to win Battle 4 Atlantis

From the Fayetteville Observer
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No. 5 Duke defeats No. 2 Louisville, 76-71, to win Battle 4 Atlantis tournament
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Batten- Tar Heels' time in purgatory ends in triumph
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N.C. State downs Boston College, 27-10

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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South Carolina sacks Clemson for fourth straight win in rivalry
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Bowl answers a week away for Clemson, South Carolina
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SSouth Carolina-Clemson rivalry heats up as Tigers whiff
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College of Charleston stuns No. 24 Baylor

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Four in a row- Big then and now for the Gamecocks
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Tigers fail to find traction

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Vanderbilt routs reeling Wake Forest
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WSSU coasts in playoff opener

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Virginia Tech edges Virginia 17-14
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ODU faces familiar face- UNC catches a break

Seahawks lock down Wofford for victory
Wilmington Star-News

From the Roanoke Times
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Hokies save streak
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Cavaliers' offensive woes lead to defeat

Odds are, Skip Holtz returns to coach USF Bulls next season
Tampabay.com

From the Charlotte Observer
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Bobcats finally shake Wizards, 108-106, in 2OT
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Hardly the old Bobcats- Here are 5 reasons why
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Coastal Carolina overcomes miscues in FCS playoff win

November 24, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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N.C. State ekes out 82-80 win over UNC Asheville
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Biedenbach is 'old school' but very relevant
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Duke beats VCU 67-58 to make Battle 4 Atlantis final
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DeCock- Duke's seniors got it done
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Earl Wolff- Wolfpack safety prepares for emotional senior day
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NHL cancels All-Star Game

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Tar Heels, Terrapins meet in football season finale
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Wolfpack tries to improve position in ACC bowl order
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Bowl-bound Duke bids for seventh victory
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Vanderbilt returns to Wake Forest to close regular season

Banged-up Deacs have one more chance to qualify for bowl
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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For Clemson, legacy and BCS bowl possibilities are on the line tonight
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Pigskin Picks- Why Clemson will defeat the Gamecocks

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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U.Va. has a shot at rare victory against archrival Tech
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Commonwealth Cup- Hardly, with these Virginia teams

Hokies play for more than pride against UVa
Roanoke Times

From the Charlotte Observer
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Hot shooting Hawks stop Bobcats
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Panthers looking for primetime redemption on Monday night
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Davidson, Chris Czerapowicz advance to Old Spice Classic title game

November 23, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Griffin shines, Redskins hold off Cowboys, 38-31
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Mason Plumlee, Duke whip Minnesota in the Bahamas
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No. 16 Pack- Ready to bury embarrassing loss, regroup
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DeCock- The two sides of N.C. State’s season
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As Renfree grew into winner, so did Duke
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UNC-Chapel Hill seniors never wavered in commitment to football program

ACC football woes- 8 bowl tie-ins, but only 7 teams — maybe — eligible
Greensboro News-Record

What went wrong in 2012 for the football teams at Virginia Tech and Virginia?
Roanoke Times

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Double jeopardy- Clemson offense now features a dual-threat QB, the type of player that has hurt Tigers in past
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South Carolina’s historic four-game winning streak over Clemson, iced in 1954, remains unmatched

TCU spoils UT's holiday tradition with 20-13 win
Houston Chronicle

From the Charlotte Observer
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Honesty is the best strategy for Bobcats
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Davidson beats Vanderbilt 75-62
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No. 17 Gonzaga beats Clemson 57-49

Deacs have to counter Tribe’s experience inside
Winston Salem Journal

I-Bowl officials headed to pair of Big 12 games
Shreveport Times

November 22, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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A story of healing for pair of Duke football players
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UNC-CH routs Chaminade in Maui third-place game
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Illinois tops Butler for Maui title
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Duke point guard Quinn Cook responding to pressure
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NHL lockout- Optimism gives way to sense of dread
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District attorney says probe at UNC-CH has months to go

From the Charlotte Observer
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Frantic finish ends in Bobcats victory
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Panthers LB James Anderson’s mother tackles brain tumor
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Steve Smith calls Monday night matchup "battle of the bads"
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There’s all sorts of things to be thankful for

Rivalry rising- population, recruiting and financial trends mean USC-Clemson rivalry might be entering golden era
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Ship hoops game in Norfolk- Wabbit wrestlers
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Virginia Tech moves up national sacks rankings
Roanoke Times

UNCW men net stinging loss against Purdue in basketball
Wilmington Star-News

November 21, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Poor first half against Butler dooms UNC-Chapel Hill in Maui
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Orange DA- UNC should seek outside review of Kupec's travel expenses
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ACC bowl picture still includes lots of possibilities
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NHL asks for full CBA proposal from players association
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No. 22 Cincy beats Campbell 91-72 to stay unbeaten

In joining Big Ten, Rutgers gets under the covers with one slithery bedfellow
nj.com

ACC needs to play defense in wake of Maryland’s departure
Wilmington Star-News

Hartford-New Haven TV Market Could Make UConn A Catch For ACC
Hartford Courant

From the Louisville Courier-Journal
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University of Louisville faces TV market, academic hurdles as it considers ACC, other conferences
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Rutgers officially joins the Big Ten, leaves Big East, Louisville behind
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As Big East withers, why aren't leagues courting Louisville?

Hoopster scores 138; Danica getting a divorce
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Martin Scales capitalizes on limited chances
Roanoke Times

Homecoming game for Griffin
Washington Post

Medlock booted; Gano in
Charlotte Observer

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)
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Virginia Tech AD Weaver reaffirms commitment to ACC, dismisses SEC chatter
-
Virginia Tech's Shane Beamer receiving interest from Georgia State

Clemson’s high-scoring offense vs. South Carolina’s stingy defense
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Columbia (SC) State
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Wiser Dabo has matured as Clemson coach
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Clemson coach doesn’t believe Spurrier’s remarks are personal

November 20, 2012

From the Washington Post
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Terps leaving ACC for Big Ten
-
Terps look desperate, needy
-
Power in numbers
-
Joining the leech schools
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Not the right move for Terps
-
Motivated by money

From the Baltimore Sun
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Dollar signs blind Maryland officials in move to Big Ten
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Big Ten move took Maryland coaches by surprise
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Maryland's application for Big Ten admission approved
-
After UM, Rutgers expected to be next school to Big Ten

From nj.com
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Rutgers' move to Big Ten set to become official Tuesday
-
By joining Big Ten, Rutgers did better than any school in college realignment

Maryland move shocks ACC
Charlottesville Daily Progress

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Maryland jilts the ACC, bolts for Big Ten
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UNC Now- Roy Williams on Maryland- 'It's strange to me'
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Terp teams once made important impact
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ACC may change, but we'll always have Maryland memories
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UNC-Chapel Hill tolerated cheating, says insider Mary Willingham
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No. 9 UNC-Chapel Hill opens Maui Invitational with romp
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NHL labor talks resume, progress still limited

From the Roanoke Times
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Virginia Tech Notebook- Beamer says ACC still strong without Maryland
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Hokies survive second half rally by UNCG

Virginia Tech pulls away late in 96-87 win over UNCG
Greensboro News-Record

Bowl teams decided by academics- College football inches closer to that reality
Birmingham News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Bobcats go 'smash-mouth' to beat Bucks
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Rivera believes his job is safe through end of season

Commentary- Father knows best, so he lands tropical assignment
Burlington Times News

DubHub - Hawks scheduling more aggressively than ever
Wilmington Star-News

Redskins' Meriweather out for season with torn ACL
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

No time for Redskins to savor win
Washington Post

Moral victories not enough for playoff-bound Wofford
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson has Clowney on its mind
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Tennessee ‘maybe not as easy of a job’ as it once was, Spurrier says

November 19, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke head coach David Cutcliffe announces he will return next year
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30-point run seals Duke's 88-67 win over Florida Gulf Coast
-
Oklahoma State hammers N.C. State 76-56 in Puerto Rico Tip-Off
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Unfortunately for N.C. State, Leslie looks like old self
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North Carolina in Hawaii, but it’s all men’s basketball business

Tennessee football coach Derek Dooley fired after three seasons
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Keselowski wins Sprint Cup title
-
Appalachian State will face Illinois State in playoffs
-
Golden says Miami has not made bowl decision

From the Roanoke Times
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Hokies should beat Cavs...but will they?
-
Maryland mulls move to Big 10

Mountaineers host Illinois State in second-round of playoffs
Watauga Democrat

FIFTH QUARTER- ACC record book gets an extreme offensive makeover
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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South Carolina will meet a different type of Clemson team- a healthy one
-
South Carolina will have to wait and see about foot injuries to Connor Shaw, Jadeveon Clowney
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College of Charleston stops Boston College, 71-67

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers reach new low in OT loss to Bucs
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Fowler- Just when you thought it couldn't get worse
-
Sorensen- Rivera overmatched as a head coach
-
Bucs- Preparation, Schiano key to win
-
Bobcats’ adjustments have led to early success

Big day for Redskins' RGIII gives them a shot at playoffs
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Despite Ryan's 5 picks, Falcons beat Cards 23-19
Columbia (SC) State

College football bowl projections- Nov. 19
San Antonio Express News

November 18, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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N.C. State can't stop Clemson in 62-48 loss
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Duke falls to Georgia Tech 42-24
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Duke Now- Blue Devils can't overcome unlucky bounce
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When Wood makes 3s, Wolfpack wins
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Canes adjust to life without hockey
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AP Source- Big Ten talking to Maryland, Rutgers

Second effort- Davis sparks Hokies' OT win over BC
Roanoke Times

Deacons no match for No. 3 Irish
Winston Salem Journal

UNC's Gio Bernard faces decision on whether to stay or go pro
Fayetteville Observer

Hawks Hoops - Backcourt woes impossible for Seahawks to hide
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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On a day of firsts, Clemson proves culture has changed in win over N.C. State
-
Defense sparks late surge as South Carolina beats Wofford 24-7

From the Charlotte Observer
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Energize the franchise- Who’ll be part of the Panthers’ rise?
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Scott Says- Loss to Bucs set tone for Panthers
-
Two of NASCAR's best battle for title
-
Turnovers bring end to Bobcats’ 3-game win streak

Defenseless heartbreaker for WVU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

November 17, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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N.C. State routs Massachusetts to advance to Tip-Off final
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N.C. State AD Yow receives contract extension, bonus incentives
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Tudor- Yow deserves this contract extension
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UNC-CH pulls away from Long Beach State for 78-63 win
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For Blue Devils, it's simple- Win and win, and they're in

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Wofford’s option offense poses challenges for South Carolina
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Clemson offensive line allays fears to date but has more tests to pass

From the Fayetteville Observer
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ACC football has become dominated by offense
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Batten- ACC bowl picture confusing

From the Wilmington Star-News
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UNC-CH ineligibility gives ACC an opportunity to save its championship game
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UNCW men commit 26 turnovers in another embarrassing loss

Saturday- Wake Forest at Notre Dame
Charlotte Observer

Ram Ramblings (not really); So which movie is better "Brian's Song" or "Rudy"
Winston Salem Journal

November 16, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Defense keys UNC-CH's 37-13 win over Virginia
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For Wolfpack QB Mike Glennon, best still to come
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Warren's 22 carries N.C. State to 72-55 win over Penn State
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UNC heads west, hoping to discover its true identity, potential

Critical stop on fourth down seals U.Va.'s fate, clinches losing season
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Swinney has 400,000 reasons not to overlook N.C. State and root for Maryland; Clemson coach wants early signing period
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Spurrier can join Bear Bryant in SEC record book
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St. John’s Red Storm defeat College of Charleston, 64-53
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Swinney has 400,000 reasons not to overlook N.C. State and root for Maryland; Clemson coach wants early signing period
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Is the future of football in jeopardy?

Seahawks' schedule guarantees losses, cash
Wilmington Star-News

Summers a 'great kid' on WFU's offensive line
Winston Salem Journal

November 15, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack freshmen look for another big game
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Duke's Seth Curry steps out of shadows
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Georgia Tech- Forget about it; UNC-Chapel Hill's focus on Virginia
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Top prospects eye N.C. schools

From the Charlotte Observer
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Bobcats win 3 in a row, beating Minnesota, 89-86
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Panthers to bridge offensive woes with Bridges
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Quail Hollow changes nearly done
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Edwards, Stenhouse get new crew chiefs

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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South Carolina’s Shaw shows resiliency
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Tajh Boyd has golden deep touch
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College of Charleston vs. St. John’s — A dream come true for John Kresse

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Redskins preparing for a new face at QB for Philly
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Roethlisberger's bizarre injury; teammates rip Tebow
-
Special night for Hokies' special-teams star

Richmond to front money for Redskins training camp
Richmond Times Dispatch

Given ACC's weirdness, expect Virginia-UNC to be low-scoring
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

Georgia Tech rips Blue Hose
Columbia (SC) State

Basketball's opening week alters perceptions in ACC
Fayetteville Observer

USC to get defensive end commitment
 
He also has an offer from East Carolina
Spartanburg Herald Journal

November 14, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke defeats Kentucky 75-68 in marquee basketball game
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Fowler- With win, Duke shows it's a national force
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Basketball recruiting- N.C. State, Gottfried have 'street cred' with top players
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Tar Heels ready to put 68-50 loss behind them
-
Injured UNC kicker Casey Barth out for season

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Bobcats top Wizards, get a win streak going
-
Bobcats trade Carroll to Hornets for Warrick
-
Cam puts on a show worthy of kids’ respect

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson receivers meet talented N.C. State secondary, headlined by David Amerson
-
South Carolina seniors recall fun times on, off field as careers wind down

Will college football produce enough 6-win bowl teams without NCAA backup plan?
Birmingham News

UNCW men suffer humiliating defeat
Wilmington Star-News

Hokies WR Marcus Davis blocks out viral video
Roanoke Times

Grobe sees a plus in game at Notre Dame
Winston Salem Journal

High Point rolls past Appalachian State 86-64
Watauga Democrat

Loss to Deleware costs Cavaliers trip to Madison Square Garden
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Refreshed after break, Skins heartened by East's slip
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 13, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Duke veterans set for young Kentucky team
-
Wolfpack has chance to beat another ranked football team
-
Campbell unveils plans for new baseball stadium

NCAA knew EA Sports video games used real players, e-mails from Ed O'Bannon lawsuit show
Birmingham News

Big East in the Post-BCS World No. 2- Is the Current Big East Plan Shortsighted?
Bleacher Report

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson’s Sammy Watkins only needs two steps to beat defenders
-
South Carolina-Clemson football game will be in prime time for third straight year
-
Winning record marks progress for Citadel football
-
Charleston Classic at TD Arena features strongest field yet
-
Carrier Classic will return to Yorktown
-
Tajh Boyd for Heisman? Clemson coaches feel QB is under appreciated; Adams talks Nkemdiche

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Wolfpack secondary expects a challenge from high-flying Tigers
-
Second-half drought dooms Rams against UNCG
-
Wolfpack secondary expects a challenge from high-flying Tigers

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Panthers fire special teams coach Brian Murphy
-
Fowler- Firing could delay Rivera's fade to black
-
NFL- Punt return should have been overturned
-
Jeff Gordon fined $100K, docked 25 points
-
Bobcats guard Sessions relishes his 'closer' role
-
Tuesday- Wizards at Bobcats
-
Davidson Day QB's record performance probably won’t be a record

The BCS is an election, so why not campaign?
Columbia (SC) State

Short turnaround for Wahoos
Charlottesville Daily Progress

From the Roanoke Times
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UVa buckles down in second half to beat Fairfield
-
Green, Hokies cruise past Rhode Island

November 12, 2012

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Out-Foxed? Manning, Broncos crush Panthers, 36-14
-
Fowler- Scary thought- Newton average
-
John Fox wins homecoming
-
In Dallas, Bobcats loss stings

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Wild race blows championship open for Keselowski
-
CBA session breaks up after one hour
-
UNC beats Florida Atlantic 80-56

A&M's upset win over Alabama alters program's outlook
Houston Chronicle

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons hold off Coppin State in Hoover’s debut
-
Deacs Go Broke on Nickel and Dimes

UNCW shows growth in opening win over UNC Asheville
Wilmington Star-News

November 11, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Georgia Tech tops UNC in a shootout, 68-50
-
N.C. State shuts down Wake Forest for 37-6 win
-
Appalachian State clinches tie for Southern Conference title

Virginia shocks Miami, keeps bowl hopes alive
Charlottesville Daily Progress

From the Charlotte Observer
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Johnson & Hardy- The Panthers' odd couple
-
Bobcats rally, notch 1st win ever vs. Mavs

Technology changes how Seahawks scout, are scouted
Wilmington Star-News

Aggies stun No. 1 Alabama 29-24 in Bryant-Denny
Houston Chronicle

ULL's upset bid of Florida blocked away
Shreveport Times

November 10, 2012

Batten- Wolfpack coach Tom O'Brien's future might be on the line today vs. Wake
Fayetteville Observer

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons, Pack have bowl eligibility in reach
-
Wake Forest hangs on for win against pesky Radford
-
ASU cruises to opening win over Montreat

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
N.C. State blasts Miami (Ohio) 97-59 in season opener
-
McAdoo's 26 paces UNC to 76-59 win over Gardner-Webb
-
Mason Plumlee leads Duke past Georgia State 74-55
-
Leaked Fehr memo provides insight into NHL talks
-
N.C. State’s running game going nowhere fast
-
Chattanooga stuns Vols

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Five questions to ponder before kickoff
-
Wolfpack wins, eager to show lofty ranking is for real

Blakeney, Troy looking to avenge blowout loss to Navy
Annapolis Capital

UVa looks to continue winning in November
Roanoke Times

From the Charlotte Observer
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Davis leads Hornets past Bobcats, 107-99
-
Broncos at Panthers a matchup of Supermen

November 9, 2012

Hokie heartbreaker- Late TD pass gives FSU 28-22 win
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Dejection night
 
Hokies lose 29-22 to Florida State
Roanoke Times

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Tipoff nears for No. 6 N.C. State, No. 8 Duke, No. 11 UNC-CH
-
Tudor- Perimeter defense, depth will be keys for Devils
-
Roy Williams still recovering but doesn't hurt when he goes 'wacko'
-
N.C. State football- Smith making plays on offense, too
-
Trustee who resigned in NCSU scandal now provides flights to coaches
-
Notre Dame displays unusually potent balance between running and passing games

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Skyfall(ing)- the nation’s No. 1 recruit, Robert Nkemdiche, backs off commitment to Clemson
-
USC CB Victor Hampton hopes new technique continues to work well vs. Arkansas’ passing attack

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Peyton’s place- Atop list of NFL’s comeback QBs
-
Family before football- Panthers’ Rivera says yeah, baby
-
Bobcats coach Dunlap brings out the grit in Mullen
-
Manning, Luck succeed from 2 sides of spectrum

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Young Deacons ready for playing time
-
Riding a wave of success, honors, but not at Navy

UNCW men's hoops Five to Follow - Defensive Rebounding
Wilmington Star-News

November 8, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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N.C. State basketball- Getting stops will dictate how far season goes
-
UNC-CH's best option against Ga. Tech might be slowing tempo
-
The fall of former baseball star Brien Taylor
-
Cutcliffe lays out plans for stadium makeover
-
NHL, players discuss contracts

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Bobcats lose to Suns, 117-110
-
John Fox treating trip to Carolina as just another game
-
Carolina's defense does its homework on Peyton Manning

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
College basketball- Campbell deals with new role as favorite
-
College basketball- N.C. State can handle pressure of expectations

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
South Carolina again searching for answers at point guard
-
Towson assistant coach Luke Murray, son of comedic actor Bill Murray, is ‘a rising star’
-
Clemson’s Tajh Boyd is smiling less and demanding more; Ellington to start vs. Maryland
-
Nation’s No. 1 commitment, Nkemdiche, says he’s still “committed” to Clemson just “undecided”

Brown on Royal- ‘College football lost maybe its best ever’
Houston Chronicle

ACC All Access- Virginia agrees to home-and-home football series with BYU beginning next season
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

State of Virginia's basketball power base has shifted from ACC
Richmond Times-Dispatch

November 7, 2012

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
Clemson has no room for mercy on Terps
-
Maryland’s LB-turned-QB has tough learning curve

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
With SEC title hopes gone, South Carolina still chasing goals
-
Florida State, Clemson continue to expand talent divide in ACC

Deacons will be expecting Wolfpack's best
Winston Salem Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
UNC-Chapel Hill basketball- More questions than answers as season starts Friday
-
Tudor- Roy Williams gets chance to zing critics
-
Ex-Tar Heel Matt Doherty moves from coach to TV analyst
-
NHL sides talk but don’t share details

Redskins come to Shanahan's defense
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers bests & worsts- A season in distress
-
The Panthers are not moving to L.A
-
Bobcats' Henderson out 2-4 weeks with sprain
-
Bill Walton comes to Gastonia back pain-free

Virginia Tech hopes everything finally comes together against FSU
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

ACC Insider - Is TOB on the hot seat? If so, how hot is it-
Wilmington Star-News

November 6, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack looks to rebound against Wake
-
UNC-CH's Bernard ponders what comes next
-
Duke's Curry battling leg injury
-
At crucial stage, NHL and players to negotiate Tuesday

UNC-Chapel Hill prepares for Ga. Tech triple option
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Rivera needs big comeback to save job
-
Next for Panthers- Broncos' Manning and Fox
-
Bobcats stealing the ball, taking care of it, too

5-3 mark not that shocking for WVU
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson notes- Morris- “I don’t know where I’m going”... injury-depleted Maryland turns to linebacker to play QB
-
Arkansas enduring rocky season; Spurrier approaches milestone
-
College of Charleston begins new era under coach Doug Wojcik
-
Citadel among six teams with playoff hopes as chaos reigns in SoCon football

Kentuckiana is epicenter of hoops
Columbia (SC) State

Lattimore back in Columbia after knee surgery
Greenville (SC) News

New AD a strong believer in academics
Richmond Times Dispatch

Hokies put their faith in QB Logan Thomas
Roanoke Times

Which sports figures donated to Obama and Romney?
al.com

From the Annapolis Capital
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Navy's turnaround season is validation for Niumatalolo
-
Navy bowls over Florida Atlantic

November 5, 2012

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Carolina hands Redskins third straight loss 21-13
-
14-year-old to play the Masters; Skins lose for Romney

Did Cam Newton and the Panthers predict a Romney win?
USA Today

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Carolina does victory dance on ‘homecoming’
-
Sorensen- Panthers overcome expectations
-
Notes- Williams upset at Redskins' ‘homecoming’ theme
-
Falcons pull out 19-13 victory over Cowboys to remain undefeated
-
Johnson stretches points advantage

Teel Time- Miami self-imposing bowl ban could help Virginia Tech, but makes little sense
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tough football loss for Duke, but it’s far from over
-
Pressure is on for league, players

App State's big win over Georgia Southern throws a rare wrench into SoCon title race
Winston Salem Journal

UNCW men's basketball preview - Building a better team through pingpong
Wilmington Star-News

November 4, 2012

Virginia routs N.C. State to snap losing streak
Charlottesville Daily Progress

Batten- Wolfpack suffers Tar Heel hangover
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Virginia trounces mistake-prone N.C. State 33-6
-
Pack looks fully finished in lifeless loss
-
Virginia comes out firing, Pack falls flat
-
Clemson overwhelms Duke in 56-20 win
-
NC State beats Belmont Abbey 105-80 in exhibition

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson offense has record-setting night in rout of Duke
-
Clemson QB Tajh Boyd after Duke win- 'Style points matter'
-
Clutch drive boosts Citadel past Elon in 38-24 homecoming victory

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Cam Newton vs. RG3- Compare, or contrast?
-
Bobcats fall to 0-16 vs. Mavericks

Panthers and Redskins a hoot
Greensboro News & Record

Mountaineers climb back into SoCon race with win over Eagles
Watauga Democrat

From the Winston Salem Journal
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ASU takes down No. 1 again
-
Wake Forest chips away for crucial win against BC

LSU was one first down away from the upset of No. 1 Bama
Shreveport Times

Seahawks roll in exhibition win
Wilmington Star-News

 109.999-yard return; 21-year-old prep footballer
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 3, 2012

Five questions to ponder before kickoff
Wilmington Star-News

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Big 5 college football matchups
-
N.C. State QB Mike Glennon having strong season

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Taking aim at the Bowl Season
 
ACC likely to have more bowl slots than bowl-eligible teams
-
Game preview- Duke vs. Clemson
-
It’s crunch time for underperforming Pack

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Bobcats lose loser tag
-
Fowler- Elephant off Bobcats' backs
-
Bonnell- Streak was a 'we' issue
-
Interim Panthers GM Beane seeks brighter view
-
Panthers-Redskins matches Heisman winners Newton, RG3

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Wake Forest knows Boston College game crucial to bowl hopes
-
ASU has another shot at triple option, and hopes for a better result

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson finds consistency leads to success
-
Pigskin Picks- Clemson's speed worries Duke, sort of

Hokies relegated to playing for bowl eligibility, pride
Richmond Times Dispatch

Sims’ U.Va. transfer wouldn’t fly now; b’day boo-boo
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 2, 2012

Hokies' title hopes dashed
Roanoke Times

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Hokies slip below .500 after loss to Miami
-
Danica's one regret; NBA team too white?
-
Meriweather, Garcon likely to miss next Redskins game

Teel Time- Worst Virginia Tech team in 20 years staggers again at Miami
Hampton Roads Daily Press
(sub req'd)

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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N.C. State- History in the remaking
-
Warning- Reconstruction zone ahead for UNC-Chapel Hill
-
Mason Plumlee- Duke basketball's next big thing
-
Burning questions for ACC basketball
-
Who will win the ACC – and why
-
Harris, McKie and 'Baby Deacs' hope to heal Deacons
-
Duke 'D' dominates in 69-45 exhibition win over Winston-Salem State

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Jordan on the Bobcats- 'I'm in it for the long haul'
-
Transcript- Q&A with Michael Jordan
-
Scott Says- Jordan endorses Dunlap's methods
-
Michael Jordan offers advice to Carolina Panther Cam Newton
-
Panthers make no moves as trade deadline passes
-
Former Braves pitcher Pascual Perez killed

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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After Lattimore’s injury, South Carolina’s running back spotlight again belongs to Kenny Miles
-
Nkemdiche’s mother- “To me, a verbal commitment that they said he made to Clemson is nothing.”

Young Deacs to play Rollins
Winston Salem Journal

Record 'committed' to being AD at UNCG
Greensboro News-Record

November 1, 2012

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke secondary prepares for Clemson's air show
-
Hockey fans make financial statement
-
Skinner back on ice with Canes
-
UNC RB Giovani Bernard vs. recent Heisman candidates

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Va. Tech - Miami- Battle of struggling contenders
-
For Hokies, the road leads nowhere

Any hope for Virginia Tech's offense should emerge at defenseless Miami
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

Sandy gives Midshipmen rare day or rest
Annapolis Capital

Tar Heel AD speaks to sports club
Greenville Daily Reflector

 UNC-Chapel Hill Athletics Director visits Greenville, addresses academic fraud
WNCT

ASU's Neal will miss first nine games of season
Watauga Democrat

'Big Daddy' Faircloth is WFU mainstay
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers’ Greg Hardy- We’ve got to attack RGIII
-
DeAngelo- I've never thought of leaving the Panthers
-
Did Brandon LaFell play with a concussion-
-
Bobcats coach names starters for opener

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Willard helping place the wheels back on the Clemson defense
-
Multi-ligament knee injuries pose major challenges
-
Citadel running back Rickey Anderson knows Marcus Lattimore’s pain
-
South Carolina completes 2013 schedule by adding Coastal Carolina, moving North Carolina game

November 30, 2012

Until It Secures a TV Deal, Reserve Your Judgment on the New Big East
The 700 Level

Big East Must Regroup From Latest Blow
Hartford Courant

Big East could be looking West for next team
CBSSports.com (blog)

The Strange Evolution Of The Big East Which Is No Longer Big Or East
Business Insider

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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More information on Tulane's new conference and bowl implications
-
Tulane men's basketball program will make a big leap into the Big East in 2014
-
Tulane safety Devon Walker getting birthday wishes on Thursday

Remarkable recovery of Houston's Hayden
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

UCF Breakdown- Key matchups and statistical comparison for the C-USA championship at Tulsa
Orlando Sentinel

From the Tulsa World
-
TU football notebook- UCF rivalry
-
C-USA adds two teams; commissioner denounces volatility of conference realignment

Talking C-USA Football
conferenceusa.com

C-USA Championship pick
Memphis Flyer

From the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
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Latest additions give C-USA two big TV markets
-
ODU's Ross soars in clutch roles despite broken wrist

Rice's ball hogging leaves it bound for bowl
Houston Chronicle

From the Hattiesburg American
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C-USA commish- Conference volatility unhealthy
-
Hammond forms search committee

Southern Miss shifts Nebraska game to Lincoln for big payday
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Middle Tenn., Florida Atlantic joining C-USA
-
Rebounds key in Herd's victory

Marshall athletics- Some Herd fans on board with C-USA additions
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB athletics director Brian Mackin- "We're committed to Conference USA"
-
Haase, UAB ready for trip to North Carolina
-
Conference USA welcomes two new schools; commissioner Britton Banowsky not pleased with volatility

SMU off to best start in six years after strong defense propels Ponies past Utah, 62-55
Dallas Morning News

Re-energized University of Memphis defeats UT-Martin, 93-65
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Clocks tick faster today for coaches, including maybe USF Bulls' Skip Holtz
St. Petersburg Times

B-C-Yes! Cardinals rally past Rutgers
Louisville Courier Journal

Conference upheaval creates distraction for Georgetown
Washington Examiner

November 29, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Current, former UCF players say championship week is unique
-
UCF will cope with travel headaches
Listen- Sentinel's Paul Tenorio talks conference realignment, C-USA championship on Open Mike
-
Tulsa athletic director placed on administrative leave

Conference USA responded as well as it could have
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

From the Tulsa World
-
TU athletic program at the crossroads
-
TU football notebook- Easy motivation
-
Productive TU senior class plays last home game
-
Mayor wants to paint Tulsa blue
-
Tulsa outmatched in road test at Wichita State
-
TU says it's cooperating with the NCAA on Parmley investigation

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane feels the Big East offers it a better shot at a BCS national title
-
What the national media are saying about Tulane's Big East move

From the Birmingham News
-
Conference USA commissioner reacts to losing East Carolina, Tulane
-
Middle Tennessee, Florida Atlantic to join Conference USA, per reports
-
UAB confirms receivers coach Ron Sigler has resigned
-
3 points the day after UAB's 75-55 win at Troy

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Tulane to join the Big East for 2014
-
Herrion happy with ugly win
-
Marshall's tenacity on glass wins game
-
Source- Middle Tennessee joining C-USA

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
-
Conference USA sports- Hamrick remains confident in league
-
Marshall basketball- Herd rebounds against, wins over Morehead State

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
-
Herd hangs on for 70-67 win over Morehead State
-
C-USA making up for losses
-
Big East raids C-USA again

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
Anthony Alford arrested on USM campus
-
Johnson out at USM; search begins for new coach

USM assistants staying the course
Hattiesburg American

UH suffers first loss as Prairie View prevails 81-80
Houston Chronicle

C-USA adds Middle Tennessee State, Florida Atlantic
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

La. Tech, ULM would make salty I-Bowl matchup
Shreveport Times

Roadrunners hoping recruits will come
San Antonio Express News

Yup -- it's FAU & Middle
Miami Herald

From the Murfreesboro Daily News Journal
-
MTSU to join Conference USA
-
Conference move could affect bowl

November 28, 2012

From the Tulsa World
-
TU suspends athletic director after gambling allegation surfaces
-
John E. Hoover- Blue morning, black day for TU
-
Punt-protection issues dog Hurricane
-
TU visits surging Wichita State
-
TU football notebook- More teams moving out
-
Tulsa mayor declares 'True Blue TU Week'

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF could face Sun Belt team in Liberty, Beef `O' Brady bowls
-
Two weeks later, UCF and its offensive line get a second chance at Tulsa
-
UCF secondary focused on disrupting Tulsa offense

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane will join the Big East -- 'a conference of opportunity' -- in 2014
-
Tulane agrees to join the Big East, starting in July 2014
-
Why Tulane's Big East acceptance matters more than many think
-
Tulane coaches and student-athletes enthused about Big East move
-
Tulane University President Scott Cowen talks about joining Big East Conference
-
Tulane gets big lift from Timmons in 69-57 win over Loyola on 'historic' day
-
Suspended Tulane linebacker Trent Mackey will not be tried on second arrest charge
-
Southern Mississippi football undergoes coaching change

Tulane's move may knock down more dominos in realignment game
sportsnola.com

Tulane to join depleted Big East
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

What next for Conference USA?
Miami Herald

Conference USA moves catch UTSA officials by surprise
San Antonio Express News

Houston issues statement on Tulane joining Big East
Houston Chronicle

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
'Embarrassing' season cost Southern Miss' Johnson his job
-
Southern Miss fans happy with coaching change
-
Who will replace Ellis Johnson at Southern Miss?
-
Southern Miss crushes Denver

Johnson out at USM; search begins for new coach
Biloxi Sun Herald

Southern Miss dismisses Johnson
Columbia (SC) State

Analysis: Diagnosing what ails the Memphis Tigers basketball team
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Conference USA defections don't deter Old Dominion's commitment
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

Monarchs to draw from experience in match-up with Coastal Carolina
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 27, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
-
November 26 Football Players of the Week
-
C-USA Announces Bowl Contingency Plan

Conference USA News and Notes
SportsNOLA.com

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
Latest realignment talks put Big East in peril
-
UCF athletic director Todd Stansbury said school is 'committed to the Big East'
-
UCF, USF must try to bolt Big East for ACC or Big 12
-
UCF could face Sun Belt team in Liberty, Beef `O' Brady bowls

From the Tulsa World
-
Tulsa officials hope an aggressive promotional campaign can result in a sellout crowd
-
TU Football Notebook- Bowl update
-
TU Opponent Watch- Central Florida
-
HURRICANE BY THE NUMBERS

SMU headed to Sheraton Hawaii Bowl
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis Tigers regrouping after dropping out of national polls Monday
-
Tigers' strong football finish creates momentum for Big East move

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Five C-USA teams heading to bowls
-
Adjustments in coaching needed for Herd success
-
Spikes making difference for Herd

From the Birmingham News
-
Conference USA announces bowl contingency plans
-
UAB travels to Troy looking to snap two-game losing streak

Bowl-bound Rice will remember this November
Houston Chronicle

Johnson's future at USM up in the air
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Jackson Clarion-Ledger
-
After 0-12 season, what's next for Southern Miss coach Ellis Johnson?
-
Monday night musing on USM football
-
Southern Miss returns to court, puts perfect mark on line

Unbeaten USM takes on Denver
Hattiesburg American

Tulane men's basketball team plays Loyola in the regular season for the first time since 2006
New Orleans Times Picayune

La. Tech to open 2013 football season at N.C. State
Shreveport Times

Football- McCarney begins team’s evaluation process
Denton Record Chronicle

UTSA rides 8-4 record, momentum into offseason
San Antonio Express News

Monarchs to draw from experience in match-up with Coastal Carolina
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 26, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF and Tulsa will be a familiar matchup in C-USA championship
-
UCF has brief celebration after UAB win, shifts focus to Tulsa

Tulsa needs to shake off SMU loss to win C-USA title
Tulsa World

Conference shifts might leave ODU in bad company
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

Around Conference USA - Football
USA Today

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Herd’s poor defense led to Rippon’s resignation
-
Marshall football- Miscues, poor defense cost Herd
-
Herrion, Herd rally together

Herd wins with balanced attack
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

UTEP football- Mike Price calls it a career
El Paso Times

Golden Eagles finish historic winless season
Biloxi Sun Herald

Former UAB kicker Swayze Waters wins Grey Cup with Toronto
Birmingham News

No way for Tigers coach Josh Pastner to spin away the Bahamas
Memphis Commercial Appeal

La. Tech ends regular season on disappointing note
Shreveport Times

UNT has much to do heading into C-USA
Denton Record Chronicle

'Runners bask in glow of orange, top Bobcats
San Antonio Express News

FIU Panthers denied in season finale
Miami Herald

November 25, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF pummels UAB, books return trip to Tulsa for C-USA title game
-
UCF defense gives up 599 yards of offense in win over UAB
Video- UCF coach George O'Leary talks after Knights 49-24 win over UAB
-
UCF seniors shine during final home game, contributing win over UAB
-
UCF's Quincy McDuffie scores career-high three rushing touchdowns
-
UCF needs C-USA title to energize program, fans
-
No. 7 Florida scores 79-66 win over UCF

From conferenceusa.com
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Tulsa to host UCF in C-USA Championship Game
-
2012 C-USA Football Championship Game Announcement
-
Saturday Football Roundup
FB Point After - Southern Miss-Memphis
FB Point After - Tulane-Houston
FB Point After - Rice-UTEP

From the Tulsa World
-
SMU takes advantage of Tulsa miscues for 35-27 win
-
TU football notebook- DeShane injured
-
TU running game gets grounded in loss at SMUTU report card

From the Dallas Morning News
-
Conference USA bowl tie-ins guarantees SMU a spot in postseason
-
After struggling through the air, SMU’s Garrett Gilbert makes big impact on the ground against Tulsa

From the Birmingham News
-
Perry provides spark, but UAB falls to UCF (game story)
-
It's a final- UAB ends season with loss to UCF
-
UAB notes- Reaves hits 1,000-yard mark in loss to UCF
-
UAB falls to TCU in South Padre Island

Marshall Defensive coordinator Rippon resigns
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Rippon resigns from Marshall
-
Fitting end for Marshall
-
Herd holds off Nevada

From the Hattiesburg American
-
WINLESS- Golden Eagles stay true to form, fall to Tigers in final game
-
Hammond aims to continue series after Memphis' move to Big East

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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After a finish like this, it's easy to get carried away by Memphis football
-
Tigers beat Northern Iowa 52-47, finish 7th in Battle 4 Atlantis

From the Houston Chronicle
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GameDay Central- Owls bowl bound after 33-24 win over UTEP
-
Bowl projections- Rice likely headed to New Orleans or Fort Worth
-
McDonald's return helps Owls' bowl bid hopes
-
UH ends Robertson Stadium run with resounding win over Tulane
-
Cougars honor injured teammate Hayden

UTEP football- Miners close out season with loss to Rice
El Paso Times

From the Houston Chronicle
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Tulane ends season with 40-17 loss to Houston
-
Tulane men's basketball team holds off late rally by Southern to win 68-65
-
Tulane kicker Cairo Santos finishes the season perfect on field goals

Men's basketball- Monarchs score, just not enough
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

49ers sweep to championship in Alaska
Charlotte Observer

November 24, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF faces a must-win game in the regular season finale
-
UAB at UCF- Knights playing for a spot in the C-USA title game
-
East Carolina holds off Marshall, 65-59, in double overtime; UCF still in must-win situation

From the Birmingham News
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UAB looks to end season with win over UCF
-
From the other side- UCF
-
Blazer Buzz- UAB at UCF
-
UAB turns it over 27 times, falls to Illinois State

No need to remind Central Florida what's at stake today
TBO.com

UAB at UCF- Knights Looking for Berth in CUSA Title Game
The Ledger

USM wants to avoid winless season
Hattiesburg American

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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University of Memphis defense at forefront of Tigers' C-USA roll
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Preview: No. 19 Memphis vs. Northern Iowa

From the Houston Chronicle
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Houston hopes to end skid against Tulane
-
McDonald's return helps Owls' bowl bid hopes

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane-Houston game day capsule for Saturday's football game
-
Tulane men's basketball hosts Southern to tip off four-game homestand Saturday

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP football- Senior Lamaison to get start at QB
-
UTEP football- Price calls it a career in Miners' home finale

From the Tulsa World
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TU football- Three storylines
-
TU football notebook- Morning football again

Preview- SMU-Tulsa (11 a.m. kickoff)
Dallas Morning News

Herd comes home
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Marshall basketball- Kane makes most of opportunity
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Herd hopes to solve rebound puzzle today vs. Nevada
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Louisiana Tech, San Jose State seek 10-win seasons
Shreveport Times

Unbeaten 49ers advance to Alaska title game
Charlotte Observer

November 23, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Despite adversity, Calabrese has never wavered in his commitment to UCF
-
Business as usual for UCF on Thanksgiving day

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Tigers can't keep up, lose to VCU 78-65 in Bahamas
-
Preview: No. 19 Memphis vs. Minnesota
-
Tough times mold Memphis Tigers football seniors

From the Houston Chronicle
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Bauer's play at defensive end helps Rice close in on bowl eligibility
-
Poor shooting leads to Rice's loss to Georgia Tech

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane and Houston are partners in adversity this season
-
Three keys for Tulane against Houston on Saturday

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football- Rice Owls seeking win to become bowl eligible
-
UTEP men's basketball- Miners fall to Oklahoma in Old Spice Classic

From the Tulsa World
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TU football notebook- Trap game
-
Long odds not new for SMU, Jones

Pittman builds confidence
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Marshall basketball- Kane makes most of opportunity
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

UAB ready for big test in South Padre Island
Birmingham News

Southern Miss' Favor provides spark
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Football- Highlights of the Sun Belt Years
Denton Record-Chronicle

November 22, 2012

C-USA could have fewest bowl teams since '99
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis-VCU is meeting of similar styles
-
University of Memphis vs. Virginia Commonwealth preview
-
Josh Pastner expects up-and-down contest between Memphis Tigers, VCU

UTEP football notebook- After arrest, WR may miss finale
El Paso Times

From the Birmingham News
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UAB safety Lamar Johnson hoping for happy birthday on Saturday
-
3 points the day after UAB's 76-70 win over Prairie View A&M

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF offensive line focuses on fundamentals to snap out of funk
-
UCF assistant head coach Brent Key selected as Broyles Award nominee as top college assistant

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH coach Levine feeling the heat after rough first season
-
Rice TE McDonald invited to play in Senior Bowl
-
Up next for Rice basketball- DIRECTV Classic

SMU remains undefeated after win against Rider
Dallas Morning News

Long odds not new for SMU, Jones
Tulsa World

Tulane men's basketball drops road game at Nebraska, 61-57
New Orleans Times Picayune

USM wins 5th straight, tops Liberty, 74-56
Hattiesburg American

VMI beats ODU in men's hoops for first time since '78
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 21, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
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Rice to Host 2013 C-USA Baseball Tournament
-
Week 13 Football Game Previews

From the Birmingham News
-
Long snapper Taylor Klein living out father's dreams at UAB
UAB fights back in second half, defeats Prairie View A&M (with video)

For Kane, basketball's a full-time endeavor
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Tinnon, Marshall look to improve
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From the Hattiesburg American
-
Eagles edge Anteaters
-
Brothers to square off at Memphis Saturday

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
University of Memphis QB Jacob Karam finding late-season groove
-
Tigers' week in the sun starts with test vs. VCU

From the Tulsa World
-
Tulsa winning with old-school run game, defense
-
TU football notebook- Cody Green update
-
TU basketball team defined by its scoring balance

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane football, Curtis Johnson making waves on recruiting trail
-
Tulane DBs Lorenzo Doss and Darion Monroe have learned a lot as freshmen starters
-
Tulane's football team is coping with late-season injuries

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football player faces threat, weapons charges
-
UTEP football notebook- Rodriguez has been with Price as player and assistant coach

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Rice can still reach bowl with 5-7 record
-
UTEP receiver from Tomball arrested on terroristic threat charge
-
UH releases statement on Rutgers’ departure from Big East

SMU still committed to Big East, but what will conference look like next year?
Dallas Morning News

UCF may face steep exit fee to back out of Big East
Orlando Sentinel

From the Shreveport Times
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La. Tech wins CBE Hall of Fame Classic
VIDEO- La. Tech's Sonny Dykes talks about bouncing back

Panthers aim to contain prolific La.-Monroe QB Kolton Browning
Miami Herald

UTSA, Texas State coaches want calm, not storm
San Antonio Express News

November 20, 2012

From the El Paso Times
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UTEP football- After 9 years, Mike Price retires
-
UTEP football- Miner players grateful for time with Price
-
UTEP football notebook- Miners keep focus on Rice
-
UTEP football- Names to watch for possible head coaching job
-
UTEP football- New coach possible 'before Christmas'

From conferenceusa.com
-
Nov. 19 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
-
November 19 Football Players of the Week

From the Birmingham News
-
Garrick McGee, UAB looking to get back on right track after tough loss
-
UAB draws smallest home football crowds since 1996 in 1st year after stadium debate
Watch UAB head coach Garrick McGee's press conference previewing the UCF game
-
McGee invested in quarterback Austin Brown as he battles groin injury

UCF "monitoring the situation" as college sports landscape shifts again
Orlando Sentinel

Tulane kicker Cairo Santos is named a Lou Groza Award finalist
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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University of Memphis football team ending season with momentum
-
Pastner, Tigers all business as they prepare for Battle 4 Atlantis opener against VCU on Thursday

From the Hattiesburg American
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Coach Johnson's future at USM not yet decided
-
Golden Eagles face suddenly tough Memphis
-
Golden Eagles basketball picks up third win

Memphis next up for winless Eagles
Biloxi Sun Herald

2012 Conference USA Football Standings- Tulsa takes its spot in title game
SB Nation

From the Tulsa World
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TU Football Notebook- Brown, Garrett honored
-
TU Opponent Watch- SMU
-
TU Talking Points

From the Houston Chronicle
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Senior QB Jones gets starting nod in UH's last game
-
Bowl projections- Owls one win from postseason return
Video- Berkman shows his big-league tricks to current Owls

Football- UNT, WKU both have reasons to win Saturday
Denton Record Chronicle

Louisiana Tech switches up routine
Shreveport Times

Hail to Monarchs' Heinicke, CAA's top player
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 19, 2012

Nov. 18 Men's Basketball Recap
conferenceusa.com

In defense of the Herd offense, at least
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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MU Notebook- Players dedicate victory to 1970 team, seniors
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Marshall's kicker Haig is a warrior
-
Hofstra edges Marshall in double OT

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Haig helps Herd earn victory
-
Marshall football- Herd clings to bowl hopes

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB looks to redeem itself after loss to Memphis
-
3 points- UAB 82, Navy 63
-
UAB handles Navy, but coach Jerod Haase not pleased with intensity

Three-and-outs plagued UCF, contributed heavily to loss at Tulsa
Orlando Sentinel

From the Hattiesburg American
-
Eagles so close, and yet so far away
-
A look ahead- Southern Miss vs. Memphis
-
USM basketball set to take on Sam Houston State

Tulsa football fan attendance inconsistent at best
Tulsa World

From the Dallas Morning News
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Steady hand at free throw line helps SMU men improve to 3-0 under Larry Brown
-
Rice’s big-footed kicker does serious damage to SMU’s bowl hopes
-
SMU’s June Jones feels for LB Cameron Rogers after senior leaves with leg injury
-
SMU’s Zach Line become second Pony ever to hit 4,000 career rushing yards

From the Shreveport Times
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Blocked kick costs La. Tech against another set of Aggies
-
Louisiana Tech cruises past Troy

Tulane thumps Chicago State, 79-51, in front of a lively, star-studded home crowd
New Orleans Times Picayune

This week- Rice at UTEP
Houston Chronicle

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Old Dominion seeded fourth, gets first-round bye in FCS playoffs
-
Fun days await at ODU

From the Denton Record Chronicle
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Benford now has psyche of UNT fans in his hands
-
Basketball- UNT tries to build on last two wins

Shula Trophy stays in FIU Panthers’ hands
Miami Herald

UTSA, Texas State to finally meet
San Antonio Express News

November 18, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
-
FB Roundup
-
Nov. 17 Men's Basketball Recap

From the Tulsa World
-
Tulsa wins C-USA division title with win over UCF
-
Quarter Breakdowns
-
Report Card
-
Tulsa linebackers set tone against UCF offense
-
TU football notebook- Championship scenario
-
TU football player proposes to girlfriend before game

Old Dominion seeded fourth, gets first-round bye in FCS playoffs

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF falls flat in Tulsa, stumbles to 23-21 loss
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UCF RB Latavius Murray discusses 23-21 loss to Tulsa
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Mike Bianchi- UCF takes its licks on Route 66
-
UCF pass protection falters at Tulsa

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB falls flat in 46-9 home loss to Memphis (game story)
Watch UAB head coach Garrick McGee's press conference after the Memphis game
-
Blazer Hoops Buzz- Navy at UAB

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers crush UAB for second straight win
-
Auditors explore University of Memphis athletics; school calls it 'common and routine'
-
Memphis Tigers finally put away pesky Samford

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Haig's kick keeps MU alive for bowl
-
Marshall beats Houston, keeps bowl hopes
-
Chuck Landon- Both Herd teams feel faint near finish line
-
Jackrabbits nip MU, 78-77

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Herd keeps its bowl hopes alive
-
Marshall notebook- Herd running game gets unexpected jolt

Marshall football- Herd squeaks past Houston, 44-41
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Disappointing season nears merciful end for Cougars
-
Rice’s win over SMU puts Owls in late-season bowl contention
-
Rice beats SMU, must wait on Mayor’s Cup

From the Hattiesburg American
-
USM Tripped up
-
USM seniors have no regrets
-
Favor throws for 300 yards, but not enough

UTEP football- Miners holds off winless S. Miss
El Paso Times

Tulane men's basketball team on two-game win streak heading into Sunday's game against Chicago State
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Old Dominion rallies to beat James Madison 38-28, goes 10-1
-
Poor finish shows ODU hoops a work in progress
-
ODU AD on JMU's revamped stadium- 'Can I have one of these?'

From the Shreveport Times
-
Louisiana Tech still stuck knocking on door
-
Slow start put Tech in comeback mode

UTSA clinches winning season
San Antonio Express News

November 17, 2012

From the Tulsa World
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TU will face complete team in UCF
-
TU football notebook- Down to the wire
-
Hurricane blows past Northern Kentucky 76-59

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF-Tulsa is biggest non-BCS game of the year
-
UCF faces one of the best pass rushes in the country on Saturday
-
UCF fired up for big showdown at Tulsa

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football offense may open up more in QB's 2nd start
-
UTEP men's basketball- 12th-ranked Arizona takes down Miners

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH's bowl hopes hang in balance vs. Marshall
-
Rice, UH in similar situations but heading in opposite directions
-
Sims 'very, very doubtful' for Saturday's clash at Marshall
-
Berkman returns to Rice as volunteer coach
-
Longtime Rice baseball assistant leaves program
-
Statement from Rice on basketball transfer allegations

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Marshall, Houston feature top aerial attacks
-
Thundering Herd, Houston spiraling into showdown

Marshall football- Cato, Herd aware bowl bid at stake
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

Garrett Gilbert says improving SMU ‘ready’ for must-win game against Rice
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Memphis braces for UAB workhorse Darrin Reaves
-
Memphis Tigers' depth, unselfishness should lead to more balanced offense

From the Birmingham News
-
Blazer Buzz- Memphis at UAB
-
UAB will play in 2013 Charleston Classic

For ODU and Heinicke, tonight's game at JMU is a big night
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 16, 2012

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF quarterback Blake Bortles is blossoming into game-changer for the Knights
-
Tulsa QB Cody Green talks about UCF defense, development of first-year starting QBs

TU football notebook- Down to the wire
Tulsa World

Tulane adjusts to its new surroundings in the Devlin Fieldhouse; preview
N
ew Orleans Times Picayune

3 points the day after UAB's 77-60 loss at Creighton
Birmingham News

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Canty ruled ineligible by NCAA
-
Herd players have seen tougher times
-
Small group of seniors big for Herd

From the Hattiesburg American
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Eagles basketball earns second overtime win
-
Favor back in USM's QB saddle

November 15, 2012

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Crash can still serve to inspire our Herd
-
Small group of seniors big for Herd
-
Ceremony set Friday for MU soccer stadium
-
Marshall has busy weekend

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Herd preps for 3-game basketball weekend in New York
-
Houston will still hurry it up vs. Herd
-
MU signs basketball JC transfer

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Cougars’ RB could miss MU game
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Marshall football- Houston QB finds his niche

From the Birmingham News
-
Creighton pulls away from UAB in second half
-
UAB linebacker Marvin Burdette not slowing down after breaking career tackles record
-
Plenty of history between UAB's Garrick McGee and Memphis' Justin Fuente
-
UAB guard Jekore Tyler misses game at Creighton

From the Hattiesburg American
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Perfect storm of problems for USM
-
Basketball Eagles amped for Georgia
-
USM NOTEBOOK- Favor preparing to start at QB
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Golden Eagles sign four pitchers
-
USM seniors up for final home game
-
Eagles open with big win over Western Kentucky
-
Shanks an issue for Boehme

From the Houston Chronicle
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Jackson's double-double leads Rice past St. Edward's
-
Rice early signing period
-
Cougars baseball adds five during early signing period
-
Sims "very, very doubtful" for Saturday's clash with Marshall

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane's Devon Walker named to Burlsworth Trophy List
-
Tulane OT Eric Jones back at practice, DT Julius Warmsley still limited
-
Tulane men's basketball program adds three to 2013-14 squad via early signings

UTEP football offense may open up more in QB's 2nd start
El Paso Times

Bench play is essential for TU basketball team
Tulsa World

Knights looking forward with Latavius Murray
Orlando Sentinel

Memphis Tigers ink three of their five 2013 commitments on first day of early signing period
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Garrett Gilbert says improving SMU ‘ready’ for must-win game against Rice
Dallas Morning News

From the Shreveport Times
-
Louisiana Tech's defense amid healing process
-
I-Bowl to scout Tech, ULL and ULM this week

49ers ready to surprise again in NCAA men’s soccer tournament
Charlotte Observer

From the San Antonio Express News
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Coker hails BCS committee’s decision on bowl access
-
UTSA's Ianno on track to play at Idaho

Basketball notebook- UNT’s Walton out for season
Denton Record Chronicle

November 14, 2012

Marshall University remembers
MU The Parthenon

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF can lock up division, right to host C-USA title game with win at Tulsa
-
UCF aims to correct mistakes Knights made at UTEP
-
UCF junior Isaiah Sykes happy about return to point guard position
-
UCF to face USF, East Coast teams in reformed Big East

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane injured safety Devon Walker video chats with teammates
-
Tulane men's basketball team defeats Bethune-Cookman, 65-55, in Devlin Fieldhouse debut
-
Tulane quarterback Ryan Griffin coming off rough outing against Memphis
-
Tulane freshman Darion Monroe leads the Green Wave defense

From the Tulsa World
-
TU Talking Points
 
East Carolina wins the East only if it finishes 7-1, with UCF losing at Tulsa this week and to UAB next week.
-
Fourth-and-go- TU's success on fourth-down plays has been a defining characteristic this season
-
Tulsa football notebook- Green's TDs

USM football suffering through its worst season ever
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

From the Hattiesburg American
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Miners now dig the run more than pass
-
Southern Miss' starting QB up in air — again

UTEP football- WR uses technique, execution to lead Miners
El Paso Times

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH receiver Dewayne Peace reinstated, could play against Marshall
-
Up next for Houston basketball- vs. San Jose State
-
Houston will play in West division in inaugural Big East football season

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Houston game holds high stakes
-
Marshall, Houston find themselves in same boat
-
Herd looks to re-establish strength inside

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
Tigers in rare air when ink dries on class of 2013 letters of intent
-
University of Memphis football team to play in Big East's West Division

Run game paving the way for UAB's recent success
Birmingham News

Stakes are high for ODU, JMU game
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Braswell, defense push 49ers to 2-0
Charlotte Observer

November 13, 2012

Tulane kicker Cairo Santos named "Star of the Week" by Groza award
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Birmingham News
-
Hueytown's Chris Rabb stepping up at defensive end for UAB
-
UAB receiver Patrick Hearn back after scary hit, should play Saturday
-
UAB's Darrin Reaves, Jackie Williams pick up Conference USA weekly honors
-
Haase gets pleasant surprise from old boss Roy Williams

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Holliday and staff asleep at the switch
-
Cato takes blame for loss
-
Williams prophetic of Ray Guy nomination

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- On-field mistakes cost Herd on special teams
-
Marshall football- Herd’s bowl hopes shrink with loss

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
-
Running into another good runner
-
Ghosts of Legion Field haunt Herd

TU Opponent Watch- UCF
Tulsa World

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF can lock up division, right to host C-USA title game with win at Tulsa
-
UCF faces tougher path to BCS games
-
UCF junior Isaiah Sykes happy about return to point guard position
-
UCF basketball opens season with 74-56 win at rival USF

From the Houston Chronicle
-
UH player’s tribute shows injured teammate’s on his mind
-
UH's Hayden released from hospital, visits team

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP Football Coach Mike Price looks ahead to Southern Miss game after UCF loss
-
UTEP football notebook- Other QBs support Blair Sullivan from the bench

From the Hattiesburg American
-
Golden Eagle football trudges onward
-
USM football players expected back after suspension

Changes not on horizon for Southern Miss
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

USM football suffering through its worst season ever
Biloxi Sun Herald

No. 19 Louisiana Tech learns from weekend upsets
Shreveport Times

UNT Football- RB Jimmerson likely out with shoulder injury
Denton Record Chronicle

FIU Golden Panthers baseball team hopes to fill hitting voids
Miami Herald

49ers face familiar foe in NCAA soccer tourney
Charlottes Observer

ODU's path to Fiesta Bowl; fantasy football freakout
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

ODU seeks to bolster playoff resume in season finale at JMU
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

November 12, 2012

Today in Conference USA
conferenceusa.com

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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UAB had plan to stop Herd
-
Consistency scarce along Marshall offensive front
-
Thundering Herd falls at Villanova

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB taking momentum into final two games (with links)
-
Darrin Reaves had another big game for UAB (video)
-
2-minute drill- UAB 38, Marshall 31

From the Hattiesburg American
-
Same ol', same ol' for 0-10 Eagles
-
A look ahead- Southern Miss vs. UTEP
-
Ho hum, another loss- Mustangs stampede past Golden Eagles

In basketball, Golden Eagles win in Tyndall's debut
Biloxi Sun Herald

From the Dallas Morning News
-
SMU handles hapless Southern Miss to keep C-USA title hopes alive
-
Transfer Nick Russell leads charge for Mustangs as Larry Brown wins SMU debut

From the Houston Chronicle
-
This week- Rice vs. SMU
-
This week- Houston at Marshall
-
New-look Rice men upset by St. Thomas in season opener

UCF defense delivers key plays when Knights need them
Orlando Sentinel

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football- Miners lose tough showdown against UCF
-
UTEP football- Miners loss just seemed inevitable

Tigers tip off fourth season under Pastner against North Florida on Monday
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Tulsa World
-
TU Basketball Notebook- Big crowd
-
Michael Peters- TU has the last laugh against Houston

Louisiana Tech survives scare at Texas State
Shreveport Times

UTSA able to refocus after ending slide
San Antonio Express News

November 11, 2012

UCF beats UTEP 31-24, claiming sixth straight win
Orlando Sentinel

Blazers hold off Herd, 38-31
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Five turnover evening for Tulane adds up to 37-23 loss at Memphis
-
Fired-up Georgia Tech defeats Tulane 79-61 in opening game at new arena

From the Houston Chronicle
-
Cougars avoid shutout, score late in loss to Tulsa
-
Rice holds off Tulane 49-47, remain in hunt for bowl eligibility

La. Tech's Colby Cameron sets NCAA record
Shreveport Times

November 10, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
-
Nov. 9 Men's Basketball Recap
-
Nov. 9 Women's Basketball Results

Memphis Tigers' Geron Johnson suspended three games for accepting extra benefits
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
-
Herd simply looking for next win
-
Herd looking for first back-to-back wins of year
-
Herd bounces Lancers, 81-47

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane-Memphis game day capsule for Saturday's football game
-
Tulane Athletic Director Rick Dickson introduces Devlin Fieldhouse
-
Memphis offensive coordinator Darrell Dickey knows New Orleans hospitality
-
Fired-up Georgia Tech defeats Tulane 79-61 in opening game at new arena

UTEP football- Miners faces C-USA powerhouse UCF
El Paso Times

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF's offensive line helps power Knights' winning streak
-
UCF morning roundup- Notes, quotes and links previewing UCF at UTEP

Down the stretch- TU looks to close out division, rivalry with win at Houston
Tulsa World

C-USA's finest line dancers ready to tango
Houston Chronicle

From the Hattiesburg American
-
USM facing tall task in Texas
-
Eagle senior earns second chance

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
ODU faces hard-luck W&M before rivalry hiatus
-
ODU looked for a race; instead, it loses in a grind

From the Birmingham News
-
Blazer Buzz- Marshall at UAB
-
UAB linebacker Marvin Burdette should break school's career tackles record at home
-
UAB linebacker Marvin Burdette should break school's career tackles record at home

Williams steps up as 49ers win opener
Charlotte Observer

November 9, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
-
C-USA Men's Basketball Preseason Notebook
-
Women's Basketball Set for Set for 2012-13 Season
-
Three C-USA Football Players Named Academic All-District
C-USA Showcase Short- Week 11 Preview

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tulane quarterback Ryan Griffin, with consecutive 400-yard passing games, takes aim at Memphis
-
University of Memphis basketball team could start five local products, as in 1980s glory days

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Tulane football has a familiarity with Memphis, Saturday's opponent
-
Three keys for Tulane football team vs. Memphis on Saturday
-
Tulane men's basketball at Georgia Tech on Friday- capsule
-
Tulane basketball player Jordan Callahan opens season in homestyle game at Georgia Tech
-
Newly named Devlin Fieldhouse ready for Tulane women's basketball opener

From the Houston Chronicle
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Doctor- UH corner on recovery road after freak accident
-
Houston basketball opens season against Florida A&M

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Herd to confront air attack
-
UAB quarterback Brown no ordinary freshman
-
Herd opens 100th season

From the Charleston (WV) Gazette
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Burdette a tackling machine for UAB
-
Herd has high hopes as hoops season begins tonight
-
Special teams haven't been very special for Herd

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
-
Marshall basketball- Herd duo prepared to make debut
-
Marshall football- Herd expects UAB to play with reckless abandon

From the Birmingham News
-
UAB faces tough test with Marshall offense
UAB guard Terence Jones talks about the season opener (video)
-
From the other side- Marshall

From the Tulsa World
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TU unveils new basketball uniforms
-
TU Notebook- Tearful shave
-
TU football notebook- No looking back

From the El Paso Times
-
UTEP football- UCF Golden Knights not overlooking Miners
-
UTEP men's basketball- Miners expect tough opener vs. Oral Roberts

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Jones says UCF basketball season important despite postseason ban
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UCF coach Donnie Jones previews the Knights season opener at USF
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UCF senior forward Keith Clanton discusses the season opener against USF
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Few UCF players were part of last loss at UTEP

From the Hattiesburg American
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Golden Eagle hoops, nets and diamonds
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USM basketball teams open play this weekend
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USM offers one-day, baseball showcase

Southern Miss suspends 2 players for SMU game
Biloxi Sun Herald

Southern Miss' work ethic not reflective of 0-9 record
Jackson Clarion-Ledger

SMU’s Zach Line poised for third straight 1,000-yard season
Dallas Morning News

FIU Panthers’ Jacob Younger happy with decision to switch positions
Miami Herald

November 8, 2012

From the Hattiesburg American
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Favor and Johnson suspended
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Golden Eagles press on despite hardship

Tulane has three games left to improve its rushing offense
New Orleans Times Picayune

Today in Conference USA
conferenceusa.com

From the Birmingham News
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Blazers must be prepared for Marshall's special teams unit
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Freshman Cameron Blankenship playing big role on UAB offensive line
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Led by Darrin Reaves, UAB making big progress in run game

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Defense takes exception to 'shootout' prediction
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MU plays on busy night in Tri-State
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Doc resists defining it, but expect a shootout
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UAB's Reaves hitting his stride

Memphis Tigers finish strong to beat CBU in exhibition game
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF sophomore Rannell Hall is flying under-the-radar this season, but his potential remains a major threat
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Getting to know UCF's next opponent- UTEP

UTEP football- Sullivan prepares for more action
El Paso Times

From the Tulsa World
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TU football notebook- No looking back
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Houston cornerback in critical condition after surgery
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In advance of TU game, Houston CB in critical condition following surgery
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TU football notebook- Kicking situation

UH players show support for injured teammate Hayden
Houston Chronicle

La. Tech’s Mills hopes for Sugar Bowl bid
Shreveport Times

PG Henry’s patience will be key for Charlotte 49ers
Charlotte Observer

ODU men's hoops- Different roster, same hopes
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

November 7, 2012

C-USA Football Game Previews
conferenceusa.com

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane passing game could hit new highs with the return of Shackleford
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Tulane practice report- WR Justyn Shackleford back; depth chart changes on defense
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Tulane men's basketball team has eight television games this season

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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MU Notebook- Herd becoming road warriors
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Cato's player of the week award overdue
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Brother of MU plane crash victim to speak
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Herd looking for two wins in a row
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Marshall ready to open hoops season

From the Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
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Marshall football- Dobson among the hobbling Herd
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Marshall football- Offensive line shows depth

2-7 Blazers have all guns firing
Charleston (WV) Gazette

From the Hattiesburg American
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Richard rockets to front of Eagle ground game
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Golden Eagles need more from passing game

Led by Darrin Reaves, UAB making big progress in run game
Birmingham News

University of Memphis forward Tarik Black hopes foul trouble is history
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UH corner Hayden hospitalized after suffering injury in practice
Houston Chronicle

From the Tulsa World
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Keyarris Garrett may be becoming more involved in TU offense
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TU football notebook- Kicking situation

SMU knows margin for error is zero in quest for Conference USA title
Dallas Morning News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF assistant coach Brent Key says Knights aren't focused on winning streak
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UCF's George O'Leary among older college coaches thriving this season

UTEP football notebook- Freshman QB splits first-team reps at practice
El Paso Times

DU won't have to cancel any season tickets next year
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

ODU-William and Mary football series may not die Saturday after all
Hampton Roads Daily Press (sub req'd)

Roadrunners swimming toward respectability in FBS
San Antonio Express News

La. Tech men's basketball preview- Bulldogs count on youthful experience
Shreveport Times

FIU Panthers hope new coach Richard Pitino makes name for himself
Miami Herald

Notebook- Turnovers key for reversing UNT slide
Denton Record Chronicle

November 6, 2012

From conferenceusa.com
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November 5 Football Players of the Week
C-USA High Five 11/5
Carden, Cato, Davis, Santos

Conference USA News and Notes
Chicago Tribune

Tulane kicker Cairo Santos receives LSWA special teams Player of the Week award
New Orleans Times Picayune

Herd's preparation doesn't get any easier
Charleston (WV) Gazette

Marshall football- Hoskins nears Herd touchdown mark
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

From the Huntington Herald-Dispatch
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Players bringing 'juice' against UAB
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Marshall players say the darndest things
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MU Notebook- Cato named player of the week

From the Birmingham News
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UAB "grew a lot" in win over Southern Miss
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UAB basketball working to fix mistakes after exhibition win

From the Orlando Sentinel
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A closer look at five key moments that fueled UCF's five-game winning streak
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C-USA division leaders UCF-Tulsa set for noon kickoff on Nov. 17

From the Tulsa World
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Analysis- Milestones and a C-USA title still in play
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Talking points
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TU Opponent Watch- Houston