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East Carolina

Carolinas/Region/National

American Athletic Conference

September 30, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Drowning out the positive noise
Audio: Coach Ruff Presser
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Audio: Brian Bailey Show: Guest college football referee Darrell Harrison
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina to Host N.C. Central in Non-Conference Contest
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Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Spitler, Lenns Earn American Conference Weekly Honors

Lingering spotlight at ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

No. 22 ECU ready for AAC debut vs. Southern Methodist
Raleigh News & Observer

Natonally Ranked ECU Readies for SMU
rivals.com

"It's a historical moment for us"
247 Sports

Ruffin McNeill Press Conference: SMU
scout.com

Top 25 Schedule
KLFY

XN Sports Top 25 College Football Rankings
XN Sports

Heisman Rankings- Week 5
AthlonSports.com

SMU-East Carolina Preview
Campus Insiders

ECU-South Florida set for 7 pm kickoff
WITN 7

September 29, 2014

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Spitler's Two Goals Send ECU Soccer Over Temple
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East Carolina volleyball Swept By Temple
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Pirates Complete Play at Elon Fall Invitational

Pirates Rise In National Polls
Greenville Headlines

FSU remains No. 1, ECU moves up to No. 22 in AP Poll
WRAL Sportsfan

ECU up to No. 22 in AP poll
WITN 7

Pirates Move up in polls
WNCT 9

Pirates 22nd in AP poll
Greenville Daily Reflector

From CBS Sports
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Week 5 polls- FSU remains atop AP, Alabama takes over coaches poll
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Power Poll- Noles back in final four; UCLA climbs into top 10

College Football's Biggest Breakout Stars of September
Fan Sided 150

September 28, 2014

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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SMU-East Carolina Kickoff Time Set For 12 Noon
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East Carolina Soccer Hosts Temple Sunday
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East Carolina Welcomes Temple to Minges Coliseum
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Pirates Conclude Play On Day Two Of The Elon Invitational
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Pirates Set Five Meet Records In Annual Purple-Gold Meet

From scout.com
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Pirate Prepare For Preseason Camp
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Conditioning Giving Pirates an Edge

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Clark- Pirates' excellence rubs off
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High-profile Pirates (Sub Req'd)

Pirates’ AAC debut set for noon kickoff
Wilmington Star-News

The AP Top 25 Fared
Albany Times Union

Chuck Landon- Schedules tricky in new age of football
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

September 27, 2014

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Come Up Short Against UConn in American Conference Opener
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Pirates Open Play At Elon Invitational
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ECU To Open New Season With Intrasquad Meet

Best's practice pays off in ECU acceptance speech
Wilmington Star-News

Nansemond-Suffolk alum is big part of ECU's defense
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Pirates on a roll
Austin American-Statesman (blog)

Pirates getting wins in recruiting
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

September 26, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Right time, right place, right man
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Recruiting thumbnail- RB Shawn Furlow
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Opens American Conference Action, Hosts UConn Friday
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East Carolina Suffers 2-1 OT Loss to UConn

Former WHS QB earns scholarship
 
...Jimmy Williams emerged from a sea of purple and white practice uniforms, only to be rewarded with an athletic scholarship, his strong football work ethic finally paying off.
Washington Daily News

From the East Carolinian
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East Carolina Women's Soccer Begins Life in AAC
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East Carolina Football Report Card
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East Carolina Volleyball Opens Conference Play
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East Carolina Blows Out Tar Heels in Historic Fashion

John Klein- East Carolina gives the AAC some bite
Tulsa World

Talkin’ Football- Should ACC have added ECU?
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)
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ECU defense doing its part
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Local standout commits to ECU

South Central star Furlow commits to East Carolina
WNCT 9

South Central running back Furlow chooses ECU
WITN 7

Furlow Commits to ECU
scout.com

From the Wilmington Star-News
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State, Duke, Wake, ECU players named semifinalists for Scholar Athlete Award
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Time change for UNC-ECU basketball game

High school notebook- Red Lion's Angelica Gonzalez picks East Carolina for track
York Daily Record/Sunday News

Virginia releases 2015 baseball schedule
Charlottesville Daily Progress

South Florence's Rabon kicking with a purpose
SCNow

September 25, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Pirates live Dye's dream
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From The Booth with Jeff Charles - Guests: Johnny Evans, Lou Henson, Pat Dye
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Hosts UConn In Inaugural American Athletic Conference Soccer Event
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Johnson Soccer Stadium Officially Dedicated
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Women's Basketball Announces Addition of Three Players
Coach McNeill Pre-Practice Comments (Sept. 23, 2014)

PHOTO- East Carolina gets its billboard smack-talk on
CBS Sports

ECU football player accused of injuring female police officer; still on team
  Coach Ruffin McNeil suspended William Foxx over the summer after learning about the incident.  Foxx was allowed back on the team after he met several specific requirements.
WNCT 9

Video: Ruffin McNeill sets the tone for bye week practice
247 Sports

Pirates Fine-Tune During Open Date
scout.com

The best quarterback in our state is?
WRAL Sportsfan

Change pays dividends for ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

September 24, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Fifteen Questions for Warren Harvey
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Game Program Feature- Shane Carden
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Kelly Sharp Named Life Skills Coordinator
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ECU Claims Runner-Up Finish At Rees Jones Invitational
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East Carolina Finishes 10th At Lady Paladin Invitational

Wins over Virginia Tech, North Carolina stamp ECU a major bowl contender
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Inside the game- Why East Carolina's offense is clicking
USA Today

South Robeson High alum Vonta Leach inducted into East Carolina Hall of Fame
Fayetteville Observer

ECU’s McNeill ‘blessed and humbled’
Greensboro News-Record

From WNCT 9
No 24-hour rule for fans as billboard sends message to UNC supporters
AAC honors Pirate quarterback Shane Carden
East Carolina Earns First National Ranking Since 2008 After 3-1 Start

From 247 Sports
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Offense still sees room for improvement
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Confirmed- Chris Mangus transfers to ECU

Gregory Proving What He's Worth
scout.com

Carden closing in on record
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

ECU fans add billboard victory over UNC too
NBC Sports

ECU jumps into Top 25
Sun Sentinel

Style points push East Carolina over MU in polls
Huntington Herald Dispatch

Back on top- 'Noles reclaim No. 1
si.com

Sesame Street's Grover helps teach Tar heels
YouTube

September 23, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Been there, done that
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Carden Named American Conference Player-of-the-Week
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Pirates Move Into First-Place At Rees Jones Intercollegiate
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East Carolina Tied For Ninth At Lady Paladin Invitational

From the Greenville Headlines
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Carden Named AAC Player Of The Week
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ECU Helps To Reshape Medical Education

ECU’s Carden named AAC Offensive Player of the Week
Wilmington Star-News

ECU coach says he is 'blessed and humbled' by win over UNC
Raleigh News & Observer

Trevon Brown scores twice in first start for ECU
WWAY NewsChannel 3

New Hanover's Trevon Brown steps up in record-setting day for East
Port City Daily

Audio: The Brian Bailey Show
Pirate Radio 1250

From WRALSportsfan
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Tudor- McNeill, Riley and Pirates stage 'A" real show
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Talking Points- No quarter for Tar Heels
Logan Zone- Football-first ECU showed more talent than UNC
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East Carolina beats North Carolina 70-41
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East Carolina jumps into Top 25; Duke just outside

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Bigger battles longtime friend in rout (Sub Req'd)
VIDEO- Clips from ECU's win, Sept. 20
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SCENE AROUND the ECU-UNC game, Sept. 20

Brown Rises Above Adversity
scout.com

ECU 70, UNC 41- Highlights
247 Sports

From the Daily Tar Heel
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UNC suffered historic loss to ECU Saturday
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Putting ECU in the past, UNC football prepares for Clemson
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UNC football team's defense in the spotlight
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UNC football loses to ECU 70-41

Frey’s goal sends ECU past Campbell
Washington Daily News

September 22, 2014

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Back In Polls; No. 23 In AP, No. 24 In USA Today
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Al Dickens Matches School Record To Lead Rees Jones Invitational Field
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Frey's Goal Sends East Carolina Past Campbell, 1-0
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Bigger Named Walter Camp Defensive Player-of-the-Week

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

East Carolina, Duke break into college football rankings
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ECU’s runners play major role in win over UNC
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Late Hits- No carryover for FSU; props for ECU
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ECU 70, UNC 41- Stories that didn't make the story
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East Carolina, Mississippi St move into AP Top 25
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Survive and advance in college football, sort of
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Carolinas College Football- Weekend in review 09.21.14

PIRATES REPLAY- Kicking up their heels … again
Wilmington Star-News

Summers- Purple skies over new era
Greenville Daily Reflector

Football- Nobody Bigger
New Bern Sun Journal

East Carolina in first AP football poll since '08
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Bama’s Blake Sims, ECU’s Zeek Bigger claim Week 4 Camp honors
NBC Sports

Winners and losers- Clemson fumbles chance to upset Florida State
YAHOO! Sports

Pirates Roll Over Tar Heels, 70-41
Greenville Headlines

From 247 Sports
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McNeill building something special at ECU
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ECU 70, UNC 41- Highlights

East Carolina Pirates - 2014
College Football News

Brown Rises Above Adversity
eastcarolina.scout.com

Inside Carolina postgame comments
northcarolina.scout.com

September 21, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Work pays off as Pirates party
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Game Day Pix from Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
WBVL audio- Ruff post-game

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Cruises To 70-41 Win Over UNC
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East Carolina Downs DePaul, 3-1
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East Carolina Suffers Sweep at No. 3 Penn State

From ESPN
Powerful Pirates Offense Leads To Win
East Carolina 70, North Carolina 41

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Batten- East Carolina proves worthy of national ranking
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East Carolina has record day with 70-41 victory over North Carolina
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UNC's defense exposed again by powerful Pirates

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Pirates make statement of epic proportions
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ECU loses receiver Worthy to two-game suspension

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Pirates throttle Tar Heels
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Hamilton- Purple passion reaches a frenzy

From WNCT 9
Carden leads East Carolina to 70-41 win over North Carolina
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Purple Haze settles over Dowdy-Ficklen after ECU win
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East Carolina Receiver Cam Worthy suspended for two games

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU routs Heels again
VIDEO- Clips from ECU's win, Sept. 20
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Notes- Big day for Bigger (Sub req'd)
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Allen blazes trail through Heels (Sub req'd)

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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East Carolina pounds North Carolina 70-41
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DeCock- East Carolina is everything North Carolina was supposed to be
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UNC defense sets records for futility in loss against ECU
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First Look- UNC @ ECU | 09.20.14
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Gallery- ECU 70, UNC 41 | 09.20.14

Trevon Brown shows what he can do for ECU
Charlotte Observer

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Ed Hardin- Pirates deliver one for the books
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Scott, UNC defense have no answers for East Carolina

From goheels.com
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Tar Heels Fall At East Carolina, 70-41
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Turner's Take- The Road From Here
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Lucas- Rapid Reactions

From the New Bern Sun Journal
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Football- Pirates smother Tar Heels, 70-41
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Football- ECU's Worthy suspended 2 games

Pirates pick up statement win against UNC
Washington Daily News

East Carolina knocks off another ACC rival
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Highlights: ECU 71 UNC-CH 41
ACC Digital Network

FINAL- ECU beats UNC 70-41
WITN 7

From CBS Sports
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East Carolina is good enough to contend in the ACC
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East Carolina hangs 70 points on Tar Heels

College Football Today
USA Today

ECU Throttles UNC 70-41
rivals.com

ECU dominates UNC in record-breaking fashion
247 Sports

From scout.com
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ECU 70, No. 25 UNC 41
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Four Downs

From WRALSportsfan
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Talking Points- No quarter for Tar Heels
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East Carolina beats North Carolina 70-41

ECU puts up historic numbers in 70-41 rout of UNC
Durham Herald Sun

ECU Football Shatters Records In 70-41 Defeat Of UNC
chapelboro.com

North Carolina shocked by blowout loss to East Carolina
Rocky Mount Telegram

September 20, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Kevin's Keys to the Game
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Game Day Radar Loop
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Game Day Forecast
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Hosts No. 25 North Carolina At 3-30 P.M. (EDT)
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East Carolina, UNC Wilmington Play to 0-0 Draw
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ECU Men's, Women's Cross Country Place Third at Wolfpack Invitational
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Pirates Hold off Eastern Illinois in Five Sets
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ECU's Rally Falls Short in 3-2 Loss to UIC

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Greenville on game day is 'sea of purple' ECU fans
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UNC at ECU- Who has the edge?
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Giglio- UNC has taken care of business but the big hurdles await

From the Wilmington Star-News
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New Hanover’s Trevon Brown making up for lost time at ECU
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Will Tar Heels take their ‘little brother’ seriously this time?

GAME DAY- ECU Pirates face off against UNC Tar Heels at home
WITN 7

Safety top of mind ahead and during ECU/UNC match-up
WNCT 9

Football- Pirates amped up for instate rivalry game
New Bern Sun Journal

Fans ready for ECU vs. UNC
Kinston Free Press

From the WRALSportsfan
Logan- Pirates, Tar Heels set for 'emotional' showdown in Greenville
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Tar Heels travel for instate rivalry vs. Pirates

Larry Fedora knows ECU better than most
USA Today

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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GameDay | Duke and UNC (Ep.4)
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Tar Heels plenty motivated heading into ECU rematch

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Big 6 storylines- UNC veteran tackle Ethan Farmer grateful to be on field
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Ex-teammates Bigger, Otis carry friendship into UNC-ECU battle
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Batten- There's more at stake this time around for UNC, ECU

Gameday- UNC at ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

No. 25 Carolina Visits ECU Saturday
goheels.com

From chapelboro.com
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UNC Football- East Carolina Preview
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Breakin’ It Down- ECU
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UNC Offensive Attack Lacking Consistency
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Scouting Report- A Chat with ECU Head Coach Ruffin McNeill

unc-vs-east-carolina-things-watch
Keeping it Heel

Memories of misery- Tar Heels look to make amends against ECU
Burlington Times News

Bam Adebayo to visit ECU Saturday
247 Sports

North Carolina vs. East Carolina- Game time, live stream, TV coverage
SI.com

September 19, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Your personal guide to split loyalties
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Hosts No. 25 North Carolina At 3-30 P.M. (EDT)
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Carden Named Candidate For Senior CLASS Award
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Pirate Soccer Faces UNC Wilmington Friday
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ECU Cross Country Set For Wolfpack Invitational

Shane Carden named candidate for Senior CLASS Award
WNCT 9

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ECU QB Carden has big fan- ex-Pirate star David Garrard
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ECU nose tackle Terry Williams sees gaps in Tar Heels' armor

"I promise you we’re not going to overlook them"
247 Sports

From the Charlotte Observer
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N&O staffers debate- Could ECU win the ACC Coastal Division?
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DeCock- Justin Hardy embodies The ECU Way

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Carden- ECU’s best game yet to come
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UNC freshman set to challenge Pirates

Talk like a Pirate Day...Arrrrgh!
talklikeapirate.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU's Smith deflects praise
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Future Pirate is Chargers' destroyer
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ECU eyes efficiencies
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ECU copes with housing shortage
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A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during week four

Williams' Bumpy Road
Scout.com

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ECU’s Carden the only region SENIOR Class Award candidate
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Friendly foes- ‘Brothers’ Otis, Bigger face one another on the field Saturday

Today’s little brother, tomorrow’s rival
Washington Daily News

Friendly Foes- 'Brothers' Bigger, Otis face each other Saturday
Gaston Gazette

From the East Carolinian
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Receivers Show Their Depth
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ECU Set to Take on the Tar Heels
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Torbett Heads Home
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Runners Ready for Raleigh

From WITN 7
Record crowds expected at ECU-UNC game, fans encouraged to go early
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WHO WILL WIN- Tar Heels vs. Pirates

From WRAL
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Along with Hurricane Floyd came ECU's 'Gipper Game'
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Fedora- Consistency the key for Tar Heels

From tarheelblue.com
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Tar Heels Prepare For Pirates
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One Thing to Watch- East Carolina

UNC student paper mocks -someone else's- football academics
SB Nation

Beating the big names is road to national attention for ECU
Durham Herald-Sun

ECU goes after 4th straight ACC win vs. North Carolina
Asheville Citizen Times

UNC coach Larry Fedora says Shane Carden is 'pretty special'
YAHOO! Sports

From ESPN
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Make-or-break time for North Carolina
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ACC Week 4 predictions
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ECU looks to do it again vs. ACC
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Illustrated guide to Week 3 in college football
College Football Minute

College football weekend- ACC showdown, a Carolina clash and and an All-America matchup in SEC
Boston Herald

ECU Film Study- Terry Williams is the key to ECU's defense
Keeping It Heel

Carden, Pirates aim to keep winning streak vs. ACC teams going Saturday against Tar Heels
Daily Journal (AP)

From the Daily Tar Heel
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UNC football puts past behind, eyes redemption at ECU
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Opinion- UNC should consider options to improve tailgating

September 18, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Numbers better for Smith and
staff

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
ECU Football Post-Practice Interviews
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Hawkins Named Jim Thorpe Defensive Back-of-the-Week
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East Carolina Travels to Penn State Alumni Classic

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Pirates’ Worthy turns his game, life around
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Tar Heels’ Thorpe uses left foot injury to get mentally stronger

From the New Bern Sun Journal
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Column- Carden can crack NFL roster
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Football- UNC's Williams, once offered by ECU, set to play Pirates

ECU’s Hawkins honored as national DB of the Week
Wilmington Star-News

Hawkins named Jim Thorpe Defensive Back-of-the-Week
WNCT 9

Pirates attacking at D-line
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

From the Charlotte Observer
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ECU aims to extend ACC win streak vs. UNC
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ECU football- Worthy’s breakout game worth the wait

From 247 Sports
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UNC vs ECU Insider Q&A
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North Carolina @ ECU- Setting The Stage
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Pirates focused on North Carolina

Drowining Out the Positive Noise
scout.com

From WRAL
Pirates aim to extend ACC winning streak vs. UNC
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McNeill- UNC is a great challenge for us
Fedora- Pirates are best ECU team he's seen
Team Coverage- ECU, UNC prepare for match-up with different motivations

UNC to start true freshman guard Cohen at East Carolina
Durham Herald-Sun

East Carolina QB Shane Carden ready for rematch with Tar Heels team he dominated last season
Fayetteville Observer

East Carolina aims to extend ACC winning streak
Norfolk Virginian Pilot (AP)

The Great ECU Freeze
chapelboro.com

Players of the Week: Carden leads ECU in upset
CBSSports.com

September 17, 2014

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Claims Team And Individual Titles At Minnesota Invitational
ECU Football Post-Practice Interviews (Sept. 16, 2014)
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Carden Picks Up Two More Weekly Honors
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Pirates To Open Gulf Coast Showcase Against Green Bay
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Meals With Macy Set For September 22

More offensive plays mean longer college football games
Greensboro News-Record

From the Wilmington Star-News
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No longer an underdog, is ECU ready for its next challenge?
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More weekly honors for Pirates QB Carden

Awards Continue to Pour in for Shane Carden
WNCT 9

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates to face Green Bay
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ECU's deep threat (sub req'd)

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH coach Larry Fedora heaps praise upon ECU
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UNC-CH S Tim Scott on ECU- If we're not motivated after they embarrassed us, we shouldn't show up
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DeCock- Fedora, Tar Heels both in need of marquee win
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UNC-CH receiver T.J. Thorpe poised to return after breaking foot for third time

Logan- Pirates' win at VT was not an upset
WRAL

Column- The day I will never forget
New Bern Sun Journal

Exploiting Matchups: ECU Film Review
thekeyplay.com

September 16, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Big win means bigger opportunity
WBVL audio- Ruff weekly presser
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Audio: Brian Bailey Show
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
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Pirate Trio Takes Home Weekly Honors
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Pirates Lead Minnesota Invitational After Two Rounds
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VB - Going Home

Another ACC foe up next
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU can score, Tar Heels know it
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC not looking past ECU this time
Video- UNC coach Larry Fedora press conference 9.15.14
Video- UNC Tim Scott on the ECU rivalry
Video- UNC's Ethan Farmer talks about the rivalry with ECU

Pirates pile up honors for upset of Virginia Tech
Wilmington Star-News

Carden, Hawkins, Worthy Receive Honors
Greenville Headlines

Pirates Honored as Carolina Week Kicks Off
WNCT 9

Cam Worthy- Worthy's performance draws scouts' attention
Rotoworld.com

North Carolina OL Landon Turner out against ECU
Keeping It Heel

From the Fayetteville Observer
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UNC preparing for tough bout with ECU
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Strelow- College football has pace-of-play problem

Tar Heels hope to improve tackling against Pirates
WTVD-TV

ECU loss still haunting Tar Heels
The Daily Tar Heel

Coach Fedora Relishing UNC-ECU Rivalry, Chance for Revenge
Chapelboro.com

Tar Heels know defense will receive another test
Burlington Times News

Sliders- WVU's Kevin White bouncing back in
SI.com

September 15, 2014

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Finish Tied For Second At Tar Heel Intercollegiate
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East Carolina Soccer Falls to No. 3 Virginia Tech, 3-0
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ECU Women's Tennis Completes UNCW Beach Blast
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ECU Wraps Up Weekend Play At Pirate Shootout
Sunday Night Interview With Coach McNeill
ECU vs. VT Game Highlights

From WRAL
Carden- I had all the confidence in the world
Logan- ECU had the perfect game plan

PIRATES REPLAY- Seizing the moment with a signature win
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Summers- Williamses leave mark
ECU vs Virginia Tech | 2014 ACC

East Carolina's big-time bowl hopes boosted by Virginia Tech upset
Raleigh News & Observer

Pirates Win in Road Thriller
The East Carolinian

Week 4 AP Football Poll Released
Old North Banter

From Gobbler Country
-Virginia Tech Football: East Carolina Outplays the Hokies
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Virginia Tech Football- ECU Took No Quarter and Showed No Mercy
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Virginia Tech Football- East Carolina's Defense Dominates Hokies

Big Picture Why Oklahoma can live up to hype ECUs upset and more
FOXSports.com

UA football- WR Jones follows brother's lead
Arizona Daily Star

Hokies come up short in attempting to make history for second
VT hokiesports.com

From si.com
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Three and Out- East Carolina starts hot, tops Virginia Tech in
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Saturday Snaps- Recapping a wild Week 3

September 14, 2014

From Bonesville.net
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Carden leads poetic triumph
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Game Day Pix from Lane Stadium
WBVL audio- Ruff post-game
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Knocks Off No. 17 Virginia Tech, 28-21
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Pirates Move Into Second at Tar Heel Intercollegiate
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ECU Soccer Hosts No. 3 Virginia Tech Sunday Afternoon
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Pirates Continue Winning On Day Two Of The Fall Shootout
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Pirate Soccer Downs UNCG, Earns Fifth Straight Shutout

ECU Beats Va. Tech
ESPN

ACC Insider - Proper motivation helps Pirates top Hokies
Wilmington Star-News

What a rush- East Carolina upsets Virginia Tech 28-21
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
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East Carolina upsets Virginia Tech 28-21
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ECU QB Carden finds 7 receivers in upset of Va. Tech

From WRAL Sportsfan
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East Carolina stuns No. 17 Virginia Tech 28-21
Fialko- East Carolina shows will late in upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech

From the New Bern Sun Journal
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Football- Worthy victory
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Football- Pirates get statement win

ECU upsets No. 17 Virginia Tech, 28-21
WNCT 9

East Carolina Knocks Off No.17 Virginia Tech
WITN 7

Four Downs: ECU-Va Tech
scout.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Late TD lifts ECU past Hokies
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McNeill lauds ‘outstanding’ effort (sub req'd)

Pirates Get It Done At Va Tech
Greenville Headlines

Pirates upset No. 17 Virginia Tech
Washington Daily News

East Carolina scores with 16 seconds left to upset Virginia Tech
Fayetteville Observer

From 247 Sports
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ECU stuns No. 17 Virginia Tech
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ECU 28, Virginia Tech 21- Studs and Duds
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ECU 28, Virginia Tech 21- Postgame Comments

Hamilton- Hokies discover that Pirates are real deal
Winston Salem Journal

Hokies stumble into Pirates' trap
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Pirate invasion
Salisbury Post

Pirates Topple Hokies 28-21
rivals.com

From si.com
Virginia Tech's loss proves you can't celebrate a win for long
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Shane Carden led East Carolina over Va. Tech
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Saturday Snaps- Recapping a wild Week 3

From the Roanoke Times
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McFarling- Hokies overlooked them- Unfortunately, no
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East Carolina shocks Virginia Tech, 28-21
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Virginia Tech football notebook- Hokies corners struggle against ECU receivers
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A post-game wrap- East Carolina 28, Virginia Tech 21
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Virginia Tech-ECU in-game blog

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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East Carolina stuns No. 17 Virginia Tech 28-21
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Va. Tech notes | Risky defense rewards E. Carolina

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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No. 17 Virginia Tech suffers demoralizing letdown in 28-21 loss to East Carolina
No. 17 Virginia Tech suffers demoralizing letdown in 28-21 loss to East Carolina | VIDEO
Virginia Tech's Frank Beamer talks about East Carolina's big plays
Virginia Tech's Ken Ekanem talks about being surprised by ECU's quick start
Virginia Tech's Marshawn Williams discusses getting running game going in second half

ECU 28, Virginia Tech 21
College Football News

ECU surprises No. 17 Virginia Tech on road 28-21
NBC Sports

Virginia Tech deals poorly with last week's success
Sporting News

East Carolina Hoops Teams Prepare for Big Spike in Competition
The East Carolinian

ECU Pirates Destroy No. 16 Virginia Tech
football.com

College football's Week 3 winners and losers
USA Today

Frank Beamer- 'We were ready to play'
Comcast SportsNet Washington (blog)

September 13, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Kevin's Keys to the Game
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

Pirates head to Blacksburg
Greenville Daily Reflector

Football- Pirates hungry for another shot at Hokies
New Bern Sun Journal

East Carolina Hopes to Get Over the Hump Against Virginia Tech
The East Carolinian

Pirates square off with No. 17 Virginia Tech
Washington Daily News

ECU looking to crack Va. Tech’s code
Greensboro News-Record

From the Roanoke Times
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Game day post- East Carolina at Virginia Tech
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Pirates present different issues for Hokies defense
-
McFarling- For Hokies' Di Nardo, the cool stuff has come
-
Virginia Tech or East Carolina- Who has the edge?
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Five questions with East Carolina beat writer Nathan Summers

COMMUNITY- Game Day - Virginia Tech hosts East Carolina
247 Sports

Countdown to Kickoff: Virginia Tech
scout.com

East Carolina’s spread offense will test Tech’s tackling
Richmond Times Dispatch

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
Confident Virginia Tech looks to guard against letdown against focused East Carolina
-
Previews and predictions for Saturday's college games

ECU Undergraduates Total Largest In History
Greenville Headlines

September 12, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Unstoppable force vs. immovable object
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
Women's Soccer Faces Road Test at UNC Greensboro
-
ECU Travels To No. 17 Virginia Tech For Noon Showdown
-
Pirates Open Season At Tar Heel Intercollegiate

Eyes on him
NBC Sports (RotoWorld.com)

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Pirates have history of sinking in 2nd half vs. Hokies
-
Saturday preview Va. Tech vs. ECU

Pirates prep for multifaceted Hokies
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

From the Roanoke Times
-
Injury report- DT Corey Marshall questionable for ECU with ankle injury
-
Hokies tight end Kalvin Cline finds balance between football, ROTC

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Teel Time- After baffling Ohio State, Virginia Tech defense prepares for ECU spread
-
ACC All Access- Aches and pains provide Virginia Tech with lasting memories from the Ohio State win
Virginia Tech's quarterback-hounding defense continues September of changes
Virginia Tech's Dadi Nicolas discusses Tech's defensive confidence
Virginia Tech's Kendall Fuller talks about cornerbacks being tested

Brewer Adds Flare to Hokie Offense
scout.com

Tune in- A Night With Coach Ruff airs after Thursday Nigh Football
WNCT 9

Tight end a position of strength for Tech
Richmond Times Dispatch

Bud Foster keeps Virginia Tech opponents guessing with ability to adjust on defense
Washington Post

Virginia Tech Football- What You Should and Shouldn't Be
Bleacher Report

September 11, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates seek to break Bud's shackles
-
Florida talent pool still producing for Pirates
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
North Carolina vs. East Carolina - Officially Sold Out
-
ECU Set To Open 2014 Fall Season Hosting Pirate Shootout

Special Teams Prepares for Beamerball
scout.com

Brunson out for the season
247 Sports

ECU-UNC football game is officially a sellout
Wilmington Star-News

ECU-UNC Game Officially Sold Out
Greenville Headlines

Strong start for ECU offensive line
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Can East Carolina's offense outplay Virginia Tech's defense?
Raleigh News & Observer

East Carolina's head coach talks about Hokie standout Michael Brewer
WDBJ 7

From the Roanoke Times
Episode 17 of the Hokies Press Pass podcast
Video- Bud and Loeffler talk after Wednesday's practice
-
ACC and local football preview for Week 3

From Tech Sideline
-
Hokies welcome Pirates to Blacksburg
TSL Video- VT coordinators, ECU week

No. 17 Virginia Tech plays host to East Carolina
AthlonSports.com

Va. Tech cornerbacks stand on their own at Ohio State
Norfolk Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. East Carolina Pirates Preview
Vavel.com

Game Week- East Carolina at VT
WSET

From Gobbler Country
-
Virginia Tech Football- What To Expect vs. East Carolina
-
Virginia Tech Football- Scouting The Opponent- East Carolina Pirates

Virginia Tech Charged To Sink Pirates
Football.com

September 10, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Fifteen Questions for Cam Worthy
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

Pirates Win in Straight Sets Against North Carolina A&T
ecupirates.com

From the East Carolinian
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Controversial Delay of Game Call Against East Carolina Could be Reoccurring Theme
-
East Carolina Turns the Page on Loss at South Carolina
-
East Carolina Women's Soccer Brings Win-streak to Four

Pirates' group effort at RB
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

ECU @ Virginia Tech- Setting The Stage
247 Sports

ECU receiver Hardy proof small guys can still attract the NFL
NBCSports.com

Pirates-Tar Heels Game Time Set
Greenville Headlines

Hundreds Of Pirate Fans Wait For Football Tickets
WITN 7

From ESPN
-
Here's a closer look at where FBS stands after Week 2:
-
ACC Upset Watch

College Football Week Two Review and Other Thoughts
SportsBlog.com

Teel Time- After baffling Ohio State, Virginia Tech defense prepares for ECU spread
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Pirates come to town for big matchup with nationally ranked Hokies
Hokiesports.com

Virginia Tech Hokies Football- ECU--Rivalry? What Rivalry-?
Gobbler Country

Press Conference- Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer
Augusta Free Press

Tech football looks ahead to ECU
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. East Carolina Pirates
Vavel.com

Coolest NCAA Logo Tournament- 3. East Carolina vs. 6. Canisius
SportzEdge.com

Game Week- East Carolina at VT
WSET

Football- Hokies’ Brewer coming off statement win
New Bern Sun Journal

Virginia Tech will wear patriotic helmets against East Carolina
Washington Post (blog)

September 9, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Hokies ripe for the plucking
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

Brian Bailey Show
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
-
Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference
-
North Carolina-East Carolina Kickoff Time Set For 3-30 p.m
-
East Carolina Hosts North Carolina A&T
-
Fary Named American Conference Rookie-of-the-Week
-
ECU Soccer Match Versus Elon Canceled

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-
Pirates quickly shift attention
-
Hokies adjust after big win

From 247 Sports
-
Moving on to Virginia Tech
-
ECU jumps right into Virginia Tech prep

East Carolina Pirates began studying Va. Tech Hokies after loss to South Carolina Gamecocks
Raleigh News & Observer

Football- ECU turns focus to No. 17 Virginia Tech
New Bern Sun Journal

Ruffin McNeill News Conference: Virginia Tech
scout.com

Pirates-Tar Heels Game Time Set
Greenville Headlines

UNC-ECU game set for 3-30 p.m. kickoff
Wilmington Star-News

CFN Take: East Carolina Falls Short To USC
College Football News

ECU Football Coach Ruffin McNeill Writes Book For Kids
WITN 7 (09.05.2014)

September 8, 2014

Summers- Similar stage awaits Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

PIRATES REPLAY- A wasted opportunity in Columbia
Wilmington Star-News

24-Hour Rule In Effect
Bonesville.net

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

Gamecocks Too Much Of A Road Test For Pirates
The East Carolinian

Pirates come up short on big stage
Washington Daily News

Football- Pirates fall short at South Carolina, 33-23
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirates Fall to South Carolina, 33-23
Greenville Headlines

September 7, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates move ball in loss
-
Game Day Pix from Williams-Brice Stadium
WBVL audio- Ruff post-game

From ecupirates.com
-
Pirates Edged By No. 21 South Carolina, 33-23
-
ECU Collects 3-2 Win Over Morgan State, Co-Champions of Tournament

Pirates fall at South Carolina, 33-23
WNCT 9

South Carolina Gets Season's First Win
ESPN

South Carolina overcomes East Carolina, 33-23
Raleigh News & Observer

South Carolina holds off East Carolina 33-23
Charlotte Observer

Football- Pirates fall short at South Carolina, 33-23
New Bern Sun Journal

Gamecocks fend off Pirates
Greenville Daily Reflector

Missed opportunities cost ECU in loss to South Carolina
247 Sports

Four Downs: ECU-South Carolina
scout.com

From Columbia (SC) The State
-
Interceptions help turn the tide for USC
-
Gamecocks bounce back to sink Pirates 33-23
-
Gamecocks offense gets run game going
-
Gallery- In photos- USC vs ECU
-
Cloninger Soundoff- Gamecocks find familiar ‘playbook’
-
Thumbs up, thumbs down- Gamecocks vs. ECU
Steve Spurrier video- 'This was a good win for us'
Video- Thompson, Davis after win over ECU

Mike Davis, defense carry South Carolina past East Carolina
Charleston Post & Courier

Saturday Snaps- Recapping the action from Week 2 in college football
si.com

JetHawks shake off rust to claim Game 1
MiLB.com

September 6, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Kevin's Keys to the Game
-
Game Day Weather
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Hits The Road To Take On No. 21 South Carolina
-
East Carolina Women's Soccer Blanks Davidson, 2-0
-
Pirates Sweep First Day of East Carolina Invitational

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
DeCock- Big challenge, big opportunity for East Carolina
-
N&O debate- Would ECU's Carden start for UNC, Duke and NC State
-
American Athletic Conference observations

Football- ECU’s Hardy has had big games vs. South Carolina
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirates head to South Carolina
Greenville Daily Reflector

Just being competitive with the big boys no longer enough for ECU
Wilmington Star-News

Pirates Head South for Saturday Battle
Greenville Headlines

Big 6 notes- ECU freshman Anthony Scott turns heads in debut
Fayetteville Observer

ECU has chance to land a major blow
Winston Salem Journal

USC defense could be tested by East Carolina
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Week 2 X-Factors
National Football Post

How South Carolina Can Redeem Itself Vs. ECU
Football.com

5 storylines in college football's 2nd weekend
Arizona Daily Star

From si.com
-
ECU vs. South Carolina- Game time, live stream, TV coverage
-
East Carolina's band of walk-ons now threatens those who overlooked them

Countdown to Kickoff: South Carolina
scout.com

East Carolina vs. South Carolina- Video preview
Garnet And Black Attack

ECU @ South Carolina- Final Pre-Game Analysis
eastcarolina.247sports

Five Keys to Victory - ECU
southcarolina.247sports

September 5, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Intertwined history adds spice to matchup
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
Pirates Open Season with East Carolina Invitational
-
East Carolina Soccer Hosts Davidson Friday

East Carolina ready to get physical against Gamecocks
Raleigh News & Observer

From the East Carolinian
-
East Carolina Receiving Corps Key Against South Carolina
-
East Carolina Heads To South Carolina
-
East Carolina Volleyball Set To Open Up Season
-
East Carolina Women's Soccer Prepares For Two Game Slate

Carden's Career Comes Full Circle
scout.com

From gamecocksonline.com
-
Cory Burkarth & Andy Demetra Preview South Carolina-East Carolina
-
Gamecocks Make Final Preparations for ECU

Gamecocks will challenge Pirates
Greensboro News-Record

No. 21 South Carolina, Spurrier turn up emphasis on run game at practice to correct errors
Daily Journal (AP)

September 4, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates face ol' ball coach
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Dismantles Francis Marion, Notches Third Straight Shutout
-
ECU Volleyball Season Preview- Part IV - Right Sides
-
Men's And Women's Basketball Season Tickets On Sale
-
ECU Volleyball Season Preview- Part V - Outside Hitters

George Whitfield returns to the dugout as Kinston Parrott coach
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)
-
Tougher test on tap
-
Grayson embraces successful debut

From the East Carolinian
-
East Carolina secondary awaits test from South Carolina
-
East Carolina soccer looking strong early in the season
-
Recapping East Carolina summer baseball

Back to where it all started
247 Sports (sub req'd)

Gamecocks gear up for showdown with Pirates
AthlonSports.com

Spurrier talks about Pirates to preview upcoming game
WNCT 9

Tudor- Stalking big game(s) now just a way of life for Pirates
WRAL

Carolina's Mike Davis 'ready to go' vs. East Carolina
Times & Democrat

Adjustments on Gamecocks' offensive line could be key vs. East Carolina
WIS

Our Digital Season- Week 2 — ECU at South Carolina
Garnet And Black Attack

East Carolina (1-0) at (21) South Carolina (0-1) (ET)
Hilton Head Island Packet

Wilds says ground game will cure Gamecocks' woes
Greenville (SC) News

East Carolina Offense Makes It Possible to Upset South Carolina
Bleacher Report

September 3, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Volleyball putting down roots
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

ECU Pirates bring maturity, confidence into rematch with South Carolina after 2012 drubbing
Fayetteville Observer

Northern Durham basketball standout Kentrell Barkley commits to ECU
Raleigh News & Observer

Gamecocks will challenge Pirates
Greensboro News-Record

Rookie Pirates continue trend
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Steve Spurrier making changes after Gamecocks' opening loss
Charleston Post & Courier

From the Greenville (SC) News
-
Spurrier to work Williams into run game
-
ECU on a roll with Aggies-style offense

September 2, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
The real gauntlet begins for Pirates
WBVL audio- Ruff weekly presser
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

Coaches hard on Hardy’s pass
Greenville Daily Reflector

PIRATES REPLAY- The blowout before the storm
Wilmington Star-News

East Carolina set for big challenge against Gamecocks
Raleigh News & Observer

Pirates will arrive at Williams-Brice with winning mindset
Columbia (SC) The State

Gamecocks brace for 'Air Raid' from Carden and up-tempo ECU
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Pirates Roll In Opener
The East Carolinian

South Carolina week
247 Sports

September 1, 2014

From Bonesville.net
-
Game Day Pix from Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

East Carolina’s Justin Hardy pulls off hat trick
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-
Summers- Entrance adds to game
-
Spurrier- Davis doubtful to play

USC running back Davis 'doubtful' against East Carolina
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

College Football Notes- Gamecocks’ Davis doubtful for ECU game
Winston Salem Journal

Scouting USC’s next opponent- The East Carolina Pirates
Columbia (SC) The State

Coach Ruff- “Team Met My Expectations”
Greenville Headlines

Pirates ground Eagles
Washington Daily News

Local stars continue to shine on Saturday's
WNCT
-9

September 30, 2014

ODU prepares for C-USA favorite Marshall
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
-
ODU faces a tough test with Herd
-
Hokies, UNC meet at a crossroads

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
FSU coach Fisher takes issue with NC State coach Doeren's comments
-
UNC has 'sense of urgency' entering Virginia Tech game
-
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart never considered quitting after deadly incident
-
St. Augustine's honors student killed in car crash
-
Rolesville football player dies after collapse before game
-
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera- 'It's no time to panic'

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Panthers coping with more injuries
-
Hamilton- Stewart's hope is to emerge a 'better person'
-
Doeren- FSU faked injuries to slow State's offense
-
COMMENTARY- Mickelson should have aired gripes in private

And So It Is Written ... Breaking Down Week 5
College Football News

From CBS Sports
-
Oregon or Alabama at No. 1- Our experts rank every FBS team
-
AD- Michigan erred with Morris

CBSSports.com 128
CBS Sports

From USA Today
-
NCAA 1-128 Re-rank- Assessing the unbeatens
-
The 10 best helmets

Conference power rankings- Big Ten is up
ESPN

BYU football 2014- Cougars rise up AP, USA Today Top 25 polls
Examiner.com

September 29, 2014

Steve Smith's big day leads Ravens to 38-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers
Baltimore Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Steve Smith shines as Carolina Panthers fall to Ravens 38-10
-
UNC shows fight in loss at Clemson
-
NC State hopes to turn lessons from Florida State loss into ACC wins
-
Duke’s lackluster offense surprises in loss at Miami
-
UNC shows fight in loss at Clemson

UNC defense struggles to find answers
Durham Herald-Sun

ACC All Access- Will Virginia Tech's ground game keep improving against struggling UNC without Shai McKenzie?
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Hokies' McKenzie done for the season after suffering ACL tear
-
Zimmermann, Nats end regular season with a bang

Gamecocks' record run in AP Top 25 comes to end
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Carolinas College Football- Weekend in review 09.28.14
-
Jeff Gordon wins AAA 400 at Dover, advances in Chase

From CBS Sports
-
College Football Rewind- What we know and don't know this season
-
Kansas fires Charlie Weis after Texas rout
-
Did Brady Hoke send Shane Morris into the game with a concussion?

Saturday Night Live Spoofs NFL Crisis, Ravens and Panthers (video)
Yahoo! Sports

September 28, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Florida State rallies to thwart NC State upset bid
-
DeCock- Too much, too soon for determined Wolfpack
-
UNC succumbs to defensive breakdowns, penalties, in 50-35 loss at Clemson
-
Watch UNC coach Larry Fedora talk about the 50-35 loss at Clemson
-
Sloppy Duke downed by Miami 22-10
-
Canes to reassign 9 to Checkers; LaRose joins training camp roster
-
Texas college grieves after 4 killed in bus crash
-
Panthers-Ravens- Steve Smith’s fire still burns

Ravens’ ground game another test for Panthers
Winston Salem Journal

From the Greensboro News-Record
-
Hardin- The one that got away
-
Louisville recovers from mistakes, tops Wake Forest

Long-term gains outweigh short-term disappointment for growing young Wolfpack
Wilmington Star-News

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
Duke comes up short
-
Duke AD White addresses Wallace Wade Stadium changes
-
No. 1 Seminoles escape tight duel with N.C. State
-
Clemson QB Watson throws 6 TDs, beats UNC 50-35

Watson shines at Clemson whips Tar Heels
Hilton Head Island Packet

Fedora says North Carolina has lots of problems
Lexington Herald Leader

From the Charleston (SC) Post and Courier
-
Watson throws 6 TD passes in first start
-
Only a lowly SEC East can save USC

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
MORRIS- Run of good fortune catches up to USC
-
Missouri stuns Gamecocks 21-20
-
Mistakes hamper Gamecocks' scoring chances
-
Bucs remain undefeated with OT victory over 49ers

From the Roanoke Times
-
Virginia Tech bounces back, thumps Western Michigan
-
Virginia hammers Kent State

Golson's 25 straight completions lead Notre Dame past Syracuse
 
Golson set the school record and was one shy of the record set by Dominique Davis of East Carolina, who set the mark of 26 on Oct. 22, 2011 against Navy
New York Newsday

September 27, 2014

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Big 6 football- Brian Walker bright spot for Tar Heels / ECU's Williams experienced a walk-on player's dream
-
Batten- Proving time for Blue Devils, Wolfpack

ACC football preview capsules - Sept. 27, 2014
Wilmington Star-News

The Front Seven- Saturday's top college football games
USA Today

Viewer's Guide- Old & new
CBS Sports

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
DeCock- Triangle teams tangle with ACC’s big dogs
-
Seeds of Florida State title run planted in loss at NC State in 2012
-
Duke’s Jeremy Cash looking forward to his South Florida return
-
UNC vs. Clemson- Ask the other team's beat writer
-
Professors urge override vote on NCAA legislation
-
For many, Caniac Carnival an annual, family affair
-
Hornets’ Jeff Taylor barred from team activities after arrest in Michigan
-
Europe leads 5-3 after Day 1 of Ryder Cup

Defensive debacle doesn't have to sink UNC
ESPN

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Turnovers doom ODU in 41-28 loss to Middle Tennessee
-
Legally blind man on mission to visit all FBS stadiums

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
-
Middle Tennessee beats ODU 41-28 in Monarchs' C-USA home opener
-
Teel Time- Early mistakes doom ODU in Conference USA home debut

From the Columbia (SC) State
-
An atypical visit to Columbia for ESPN's 'College GameDay'
-
Tigers hope road to recovery starts with victory over Tar Heels
-
Inside the Game: Missouri at No. 13 South Carolina
-
Inside the game- North Carolina at Clemson

Tigers, Tar Heels expect to bring the offense
Gaston Gazette

Louisiana Tech’s Skip Holtz says Auburn better than last year
Baton Rouge Advocate

From the Roanoke Times
-
Gruden says Redskins just got a 'reality check'
-
Hokies look for balanced offense against Western Michigan
-
UVa hoping to add some offense to its defense

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
'Go time' has arrived for Wake Forest
-
ASU needs better starts, stonger finishes

No 'bowls' for N.C. Prep football teams
Cabarrus Independent Tribune

September 26, 2014

Redskins’ loss to Giants an epic fail
Roanoke Times

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
-
Redskins replacements struggle against Giants
-
WOODY- Giants overwhelm Redskins in 'total team debacle'

Al Featherston Takes A Close Look At Duke-Miami
 
It's hard to believe that after getting humiliated two straight years in a row, a key UNC player would complain that the opponent (ECU) was more fired up to play the game.
Duke Basketball Report

Meet Caleb Pressley, North Carolina's 'Supervisor of Morale'
USA Today

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
ASU drops Sun Belt opener
-
College Football Notes- Appalachian State, UMass agree to two-game series
-
Deacons' James took ultimatum to get in shape to heart

ODU has a rare shot to bask under Friday night lights
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
UNC defensive coordinator Vic Koenning- Tar Heels’ biggest problem is ‘tackling’
-
Charlotte Hornets’ player Jeff Taylor charged with domestic assault
-
Canes’ Jordan Staal to have surgery on leg; expected to miss 3-4 months
-
Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident
-
DeCock- Jordan Staal’s injury opens big door for Canes’ smaller names
-
Caleb Pressley, UNC's self-titled supervisor of morale, gives excellent interview on ESPN

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Panthers head to Baltimore with goggles, healthy DeAngelo Williams
-
Charlotte Hornets player Jeff Taylor charged with domestic assault

Phillip Heilman- Curtains closing on Muschamp
 
It appears the curtains are closing on Muschamp, and it is becoming increasingly likely the embattled coach won’t be around for Act V next season.
St. Augustine Record

The Goldin Guarantee- Clemson vs UNC and Week 5
 
East Carolina isn't a scrub team, but Clemson is both more talented and better coached.
SB Nation - Shakin the Southland

Gamecocks' Dylan Thompson moves on from his part in Missouri miracle
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

College Football Pick of the Week- Missouri at South Carolina
Wall Street Journal

Extra Point- Penalties costing Hokies so far this season
Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

September 25, 2014

From the Winston Salem Journal
-
Mountaineers set to make conference debut
-
Despite 2013 success, Duke content as underdog
-
Deacons’ Wolford has impressed teammates with his composure

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Jacobs- Wolfpack fans can make Florida State’s Winston unwelcome in Raleigh
-
Florida State delivered early knockout to NC State last year
-
Traffic violations lead to arrest for NC State's Lacey
-
Duke officially approves improvements to Wallace Wade Stadium, but will fans come?
-
UNC's early quarterback rotation hasn't been productive
-
UNC-Chapel Hill spent $104,464 per athlete – less than most ACC schools
-
Canes' Jordan Staal out indefinitely with broken leg
-
Steve Smith- You’ve got to prove something every week
-
Carolina Panthers RB DeAngelo Williams expected to play vs. Ravens
-
Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton busy adjusting team’s ‘mindset’
-
Georgia Tech's Gregory hires Herrion as assistant
-
Jameis Winston's attorney offered to pay off accuser, woman's lawyer says

Art's Angle- Great Coach- Not So Fast
Chapelboro.com

From the Charleston (SC) Post and Courier
-
Behind Enemy Lines- 5 Questions with a North Carolina beat writer
-
Game long over, but not rivalry between South Carolina and Texas A&M

From the Greensboro News-Record
-
ACC football not panning out
-
Update- Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

LIVING THE DREAM
 
Duke unveiled detailed plans for the renovated, dramatically improved Wallace Wade Stadium
Durham Herald-Sun

ODU vs. Utah State in Sheraton Hawaii Bowl- It's the longest of long shots
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

With Maddy out, Hokies regroup on defensive line
Roanoke Times

September 24, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Same debate (Duke or ECU?) over NC's best football team
-
Ready or not, Brissett faces biggest test yet against Seminoles
-
Expect Duke and Miami to run, but not defend against the run
-
Panthers' Tolbert out 2 months with hairline fracture below knee
-
Analysis- Panthers defensive line, linebackers out of sync vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
-
Canes lose preseason game to Sabres and lose Jordan Staal to leg injury
-
Major NASCAR rules changes coming in 2015

From the Greensboro News-Record
-
State’s Lutz looks to be a head coach again
-
Despite 2013 success, Duke content as underdog

From the Durham Herald-Sun
-
Clemson's Swinney upbeat on eve of UNC game despite loss
-
N.C. State readies for visit from No. 1 Florida State
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DUKE - FOOT SOLDIERS

UNC will have to work harder to put this defensive meltdown ‘to bed’
Wilmington Star-News

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Penalties bedevil Hokies coaches, players
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Virginia Tech | Bad to worse- Maddy out 2-4 weeks
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ODU football has come a long way in 84 years
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Rice was nice, but Wilder worries about Middle Tenn
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Brian Orakpo to play for Redskins with cast on hand
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Metro to stay open late for Redskins game

Marshall's Holliday not worried about getting style points
Beckley Register-Herald

Deacons prepare for stiff challenge
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charleston (SC) Post and Courier
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Imperfect Gamecocks finding ways to win
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Minus Shaw, Mizzou rally still lingers today
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Clemson's Dabo Swinney condemns overzealous fans attacking players on social media

September 23, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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A first for NC State- Wolfpack to host No. 1 team in football
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UNC coach Larry Fedora- Effort not a problem against ECU, nobody gave up
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UNC coach Larry Fedora remains committed to approach
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Canes' owner would entertain offers at $400 million plus

From the Greensboro News Record
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70- Clemson can empathize with Carolina
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Wolfpack knows history, knows it doesn't matter
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Newton needs to play his game

Tar Heels put to rest burial by Pirates, prep for Death Valley
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Fayetteville Observer
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With Clemson ahead, UNC moves on from ECU loss
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Strelow- N.C. State assistant Bobby Lutz not frustrated by near-misses as head-coaching candidate

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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ESPN's 'GameDay' returning to Columbia
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Clemson notes- Chad Morris

Frank Beamer gets blunt about Virginia Tech
Roanoke Times

Beamer- 'We're not a good football team right now'
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia kicker Ian Frye stayed with team at BYU after father's heart attack
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ODU prepares for Middle Tennessee after landmark win

September 22, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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North Carolina coach Larry Fedora after humiliating loss- I have to re-evaluate the job that I do
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Carolina Hurricanes drop first exhibition, 4-3 to Blue Jackets

FSU's Fisher says Winston will be back against N.C. State
Winston Salem Journal

Hardin- Carolina’s perfect start ends with a very imperfect performance
Greensboro News Record

From the Charlotte Observer
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Steel Curtains- Pittsburgh tramples Panthers, 37-19
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Notebook- Panthers defense gashed early, often
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Tom Talks- Steelers fans everywhere
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Steelers dominate line of scrimmage
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Ex-NFL kicker killed in crash had Charlotte connection
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Hugo 25 years later- Rare Charlotte hurricane made history, stunned city

Jackson gets his moment, but Philly rallies
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Spurrier to increase role with Gamecocks special teams
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Missed opportunity

Mountaineers know they let one slip away
Winston Salem Journal

Joey Logano wins at New Hampshire in second Chase race
Fayetteville Observer

September 21, 2014

No. 1 Florida State’s OT escape highlights a crazy Saturday
NBC Sports

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State handles Presbyterian, moves to 4-0
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Canes’ Nash can’t be comfortable about his position
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Carolina Panthers defense will hold up without Greg Hardy
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Goodell apologizes, but domestic violence proposals are sketchy

ACC football weekend rewind- Florida State maintains playoff pulse
Syracuse Post-Standard

Schramm- Ready or not, N.C. State about to step into spotlight
Fayetteville Observer

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Panthers' Rivera expects Williams, Tolbert to play
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N.C. State eases to 4-0 record
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Southern Miss beats Appalachian State 21-20
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WFU rallies past Army with stout defense, improved running game

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Mountaineers lose 21-20 heartbreaker
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WFU rallies past Army with stout defense, improved running game

From the Charlotte Observer
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On field and off, Panthers' Greg Olsen gets it right
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Sorensen's NFL picks- Carolina D made for TV
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Three things to watch- Steelers at Panthers
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NASCAR- Jimmie Johnson searches for sliver of speed
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Charlotte 49ers suffer season’s first loss

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Clemson coughs up major opportunity against No. 1 Florida State, loses in overtime
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Sapakoff- Clemson blows its grand ACC opportunity vs. FSU
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Gamecocks withstand Vanderbilt
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Williams gets Gamecocks' 1st defensive score

From the Charlottesville Daily Progress
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BYU rallies past Virginia
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Doughty- Virginia's scheduling strategy not paying off

Jackets top Hokies with last-second field goal
Roanoke Times

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Heinicke, Monarchs stun Owls in C-USA debut
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Hokies throw away late lead in loss to Georgia Tech

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Old Dominion opens Conference USA play with 45-42 win at Rice
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Quarterback Michael Brewer struggles late in Virginia Tech's 27-24 loss to Georgia Tech
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David Teel: Virginia Tech's three-fold, fourth-quarter collapse gift-wraps game for Georgia Tech | VIDEO

Mississippi State surprises LSU 34-29 in SEC opener
Baton Rouge Advocate

September 20, 2014

This week’s ACC/ECU football preview capsules
Wilmington Star-News

Big 6 football- Saturday's games
Fayetteville Observer

Saturday Meal Plan- Your Week 4 TV Viewer's Guide
CBSSports.com

Your perfect Saturday- The ultimate TV guide to Week 4 in college football
SI.com

Triangle FBS teams all try to stay perfect today
The Independent Weekly

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH preparing for end of investigation into academic fraud and athletics
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Pick 10- N&O football game picks
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Florida State suspends Winston for entire game
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DeCock- Unintentional or not, eye-opening linemates for the Staals to open camp
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Goodell- 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers’ WR Cotchery paying benefits beyond his years
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49ers surprise- Coach gives scholarships to walk-ons
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Charlotte 49ers vs. Elon at a glance

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Inside the game- No. 14 South Carolina at Vanderbilt
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'A slap in the face'- Clemson players feel disrespected entering tall task in Tallahassee

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech hopes to catch attention of VIPs, get back on track against Georgia Tech
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Virginia seeks more respect at BYU behind determined defensive front

ECU preview capsules - Sept. 20, 2014
Wilmington Star-News

September 19, 2014

This week’s ACC/ECU football preview capsules
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke's Coach K responds to critical Yahoo! column
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DeCock- Krzyzewski always the center of attention, at Duke or with Team USA
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Canes, new coach eager to answer questions
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Five freshman already making a difference for Duke
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To play in 2014, Panthers' Greg Hardy needs Nov. 17 trial to go forward
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Sorensen- For Panthers fans, Sunday night will feel like a reward
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4 drivers try to claw their way up the Chase standings

Revamped Redskins defense is up for Philadelphia test
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Virginia Tech's Bud Foster draws up kryptonite for Georgia Tech's option
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Virginia Tech Collegiate Times
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Extra Point- Brewer, offense looks to fix mistakes
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Extra Point- Secondary looks to regroup after poor performance

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Appalachian State-Southern Miss game notes
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Video- Hardy’s domestic case leaves some perplexed
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Deacons get ready to face option
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Rex Chapman charged in shoplifting

Georgia Tech Football- Virginia Tech Q&A
From The Rumble Seat

BYU QB could hurt UVa with arm, legs
Roanoke Times

No shortage of motivation for USC baseball
Charleston Post & Courier

Auburn gets by Kansas State
CBS Sports

September 18, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Would a victory against ECU be UNC's best win under Larry Fedora?
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FSU benches Winston for 1st half of Clemson game
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To 'get it right,' Vikings put Peterson on leave
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Union appeals Rice's indefinite suspension by NFL
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Cardinals' Dwyer arrested on assault charges

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game, apologizes for selfish Act
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Dabo (almost) embraces QB controversy

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Different this time as Cousins takes over for Redskins
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Hokies hope ECU game was just a passing fancy

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Teel Time- Virginia Tech secondary needs to regain confidence after ECU defeat
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David Teel- Pressuring quarterback imperative if Virginia is to upset Louisville
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ODU faces frontloaded Conference USA schedule

From the Winston Salem Journal
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QB Smith leaving Wake Forest
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Hamilton- Panthers appear clueless, tone deaf

Hardy may have played his last game for the Panthers
Greensboro News-Record

From the Charlotte Observer
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Gettleman- Panthers DE Greg Hardy is taking voluntary leave with pay
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Fowler- No one happy in Greg Hardy situation
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Multiple players will replace Hardy
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Sorensen- Coach Rivera shows candid emotion
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Upgraded facilities help ACC keep up with Joneses

September 17, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Vikings bar Peterson from all team activities
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David Haugh- NFL used to offer an escape; now it requires one
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One-on-one with Coach K- Gold ‘feels good’
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Carolina Hurricanes hope prospect Lindholm can help end playoff drought

From the Charlotte Observer
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Report- NFL might intervene in Panther Greg Hardy’s case
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Fowler- Carolina Panthers should sit Greg Hardy out for one more game
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Kelvin Benjamin goes through growing pains
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Grand jury to decide if Tony Stewart will face criminal charges
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Mismatches likely over for Appalachian State

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Swinney says No. 1 'Noles 'not robots'
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Spurrier hopes USC won't need 'good breaks' at Vandy
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Doug Wojcik, College of Charleston reach settlement worth $400,000

Wake Forest trying to fix beleaguered offensive line
Greensboro News-Record

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Doeren- Wolfpack is staying focused
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Feeling overwhelmed- Deacons trying fix their beleaguered offensive line

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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Duke notes- Robinson, Brown likely to start
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NCCU- QBs Bell, Billerman vie for starting nod

Atlanta Braves new stadium to be named SunTrust Park
Fayetteville Observer

September 16, 2014

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Panthers unsure if Hardy will play against Steelers
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Redskins think Griffin will return this season

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Carolina Panthers DE Greg Hardy will practice, but status still unknown
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Presbyterian first, then No. 1 Florida State for NC State
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DeCock- Canes’ biggest camp questions in goal

NCAA 1-128 Re-Rank- Five SEC teams in top 10
USA Today

College Football Rankings 2014- Power Ranking All 128 Teams
Bleacher Report

Hokies hope to wipe slate clean with start of ACC play
Roanoke Times

Hokies put ECU behind them
WDBJ 7

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Cole Stoudt hopes history repeats itself when Clemson plays Florida State
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USC defense 'grew up' in Georgia win
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USC's home game against Missouri to go under the lights

Forde-Yard Dash- Which embattled coaches desperately need to
Yahoo Sports

Rice will be ready for ODU in Saturday's C-USA opener
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Residents remember Hurricane Floyd 15 years later
WITN 7

September 15, 2014

Late Hits- ECU, NC State looking good, feeling good
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Charlotte Observer
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Carolinas College Football- Weekend in review
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Newton, defense key in Panthers 24-7 win
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Panthers deactivate DE Greg Hardy vs. Lions
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Notes- Newton on his Suh comment- 'Bad judgment'
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Keselowski’s gutsy pass pays off at Chicagoland

Hamilton- Panthers missed an opportunity with Hardy
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Gamecocks rise to No. 14 in AP poll; Clemson 22nd
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Spurrier- Gamecocks to face 'knock-down, drag-out' against Vanderbilt
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Clemson, South Carolina have two of nation's toughest early schedules
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The Hangover, Part II- Scouting Florida State

Tech's offense shares blame for ECU loss
Roanoke Times

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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RGIII, Jackson leave Redskins game with injuries
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Redskins dominate Jaguars, 41-10
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Conference USA remains unbeaten against other mid-major football leagues

ACC All Access- Virginia Tech licks wounds, tries to get healthy, preps for option and welcomes '16 commitment
Hampton Roads Daily Press

No surprise- Hokies fall out of the polls
Lynchburg News and Advance

Rough week for USC, Virginia Tech
philly.com

VT Loss Fallout
WDBJ 7

Success is Fleeting
Sports On Earth

NFL miscreants all products of 'higher education'
New York Post

Duke’s Wilson named national Freshman of the Week
Wilmington Star-News

Does losing to good teams carry more weight than beating bad teams?
Dallas Morning News

September 14, 2014

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Gamecocks hold on, upset No. 6 Georgia 38-35
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Gamecocks thrive behind ground game
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Gamecocks defense slows Gurley enough
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For Clemson and South Carolina, in-state FCS foes a bargain

From Columbia (SC) The State
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USC gets one of its biggest wins in history
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Gamecocks rain on Georgia 38-35

From the Charlotte Observer
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Charlotte 49ers jump out to big lead, hold on for win
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NFL home opener magic awaits Panthers, fans
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Panthers look to put past behind them

From the Roanoke Times
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For Redskins, home has been anything but sweet
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Must wins in NFL Week 2? Maybe not, but close
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Woody- Cavaliers finally turn looming defeat into victory

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Freshman Shaun Wilson sets school rushing record as Duke drums Kansas 41-3
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Boston College runs over No. 9 USC 37-31
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Utah State holds off Wake Forest 36-24

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Cavs pull upset at Scott Stadium, end ACC losing streak
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Monarchs rely on defense to win in the rain

September 13, 2014

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Big 6 football- South View alum Dahman McKinnon enjoys Hokies' big upset
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Batten- Deceiving start for N.C. State Wolfpack

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Talkin' Football- Is Virginia Tech new favorite in Coastal?
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Inside the ACC By Joe Giglio
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Out of Tarboro, a Heisman Trophy contender emerges in Georgia RB Todd Gurley
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DeCock- Watered-down nonconference football schedules now the rule
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Giglio- Doeren, Pack try to solve road woes

Weekend Watch List- Georgia-South Carolina has all drama you need
CBS Sports

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Inside the game- No. 6 Georgia at No. 24 South Carolina
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If Georgia game comes down to a field goal, Gamecocks have faith in Elliott 'Easy Money' Fry

From the Charlotte Observer
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Ball control likely key for South Carolina vs. Georgia
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Panthers plan to start embattled DE Greg Hardy
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Vikings' Adrian Peterson accused of child abuse
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Panthers vs. Lions- Three things to watch
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49ers safety hungry for top opponents, goes big on ‘pass broken up’

Ratcliffe- Virginia, meet your new 'Bourbon Bowl' rival
Charlottesville Daily Progress

September 12, 2014

This week’s ACC/ECU football preview capsules
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC completes investigation of Boyer incident
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Nine years later, David Cutcliffe and Charlie Weis meet again
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Finally in the right spots, Duke's Issac Blakeney and Max McCaffrey flourish
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NCAA, ACC allow each school to determine domestic abuse policies
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No. 6 Georgia-No. 24 S. Carolina only Top 25 game
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Canes' Khudobin wants goalie job only after competing with Ward
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Where does Carolina Panthers' DE Greg Hardy's case stand- Here's a primer
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Owners say Rice investigation will be independent

Ravens bounce back from Week 1 loss with dominating 26-6 win over Steelers
Baltimore Sun

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Hollins making a splash for Tar Heels
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Hardy back at Panthers practice
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Transfer Scott proving his worth for Deacs
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Cup contenders playing a guessing game

Healthy Mike Davis makes a difference for Gamecocks
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Fayetteville Observer
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ACC Basketball- Coach K breaks up scuffle, receives bottle of wine
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UNC turns investigation info over to Student Attorney General

Derek Wilder gets a jump in playing for his dad at ODU
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Embarrassing time for teams in the Big Ten
Toledo Blade

September 11, 2014

Ex-Jordan WR Thorpe to return for Heels against ECU
Durham Herald-Sun

Week 3 ACC- ECU at VT, Georgia Southern at Georgia Tech, Pitt at FIU, Syracuse at CMU
College Football News

UNC’s Walker named national Defensive Back of the Week
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Suspended Wake Forest QB faces DWI charge
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Ed Hardin- Panthers fail to learn from their own lessons

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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At Wake Forest High, NFL's Roger Goodell defends handling of Ray Rice case
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For Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton, 2014 was all about (bad) timing
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ACC teams seeking new ways to lure bigger crowds
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Individual Canes game tickets go on sale Friday

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers owner Richardson- I'm 'firmly against domestic violence’
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Hornets leadership- Name change made good business sense

Redskins eager to avoid NFL cellar
Roanoke Times

Wake Forest dismisses 2 football players for violating team rules
Fayetteville Observer

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Attrition taking a toll on Deacons
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Newton returns to practice
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Earnhardt ‘anxious’ for Chase to begin

Georgia vs. South Carolina- Good old-fashioned hate, it ain't
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

September 10, 2014

From the Roanoke Times
Video- Torrian, Stiney and Bucky talk after Tuesday's practice
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Tight ends making a big difference for Hokies

Hokies A Playoff Contender?
ohiostate.247sports

From Football.com
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Virginia Tech Confirms It is an FBS Force
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Just How Bad Is South Carolina?

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Panthers have big decision to make
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Gordon, team finally reaching their potential
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WFU adds to baseball staff
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Relieved Clawson sees room for improvement

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC police report had misleading information about possible assault on football player
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Atlanta Hawks controversy shifts to GM Danny Ferry
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Jacobs- So why do soccer-style kickers dominate football?
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Canes' Tlusty returns to Raleigh healthy and hopeful
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Duke football Three and Out- mantras, hangtimes and schedules
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Goodell says NFL didn't see video before this week
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Janay Rice breaks her silence, describes Ray Rice situation as 'horrible nightmare'

From the Charlotte Observer
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Next up for Panthers- Try to stop Calvin Johnson
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Situations similar as undefeated Charlotte 49ers take on N.C. Central

NCCU looks to mine gold as Charlotte 49ers come to town
Durham Herald Sun

September 9, 2014

Virginia Tech tries to lock in on ECU, but Ohio State win still fresh
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Roanoke Times
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Hokies acknowledge it's time to move on from big win
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Hokies hoping to avoid letdown vs. ECU after Ohio State win
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Hokies unveil white, flag-inspired Military Appreciation helmet for ECU game
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Cavaliers still struggling to fill seats at Scott Stadium
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Redskins may be without 2 standout players

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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For Virginia Tech, it's win big, then forget about win
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Redskins' Gruden doesn't spare himself in blame
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After 2 years, 2 good quarters for ODU defense
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ODU's C-USA opener at Rice to begin at noon Sept. 20

From the Baltimore Sun
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New video, outcry lead Ravens to cut Rice
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Police report explained all NFL needed to know about Rice incident
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Ravens, NFL get it right after they had no other choice
VIDEO- Ravens' Harbaugh- Rice video 'changed things'
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Ex-Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis weighs in on Ray Rice incident
TMZ VIDEO- Video allegedly shows Ray Rice punching fiancee in Atlantic City elevator

From philly.com
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NCAA bullied because it could
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Penn State now bowl-eligible
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NCAA does the right thing in Penn State case

From Columbia (SC) The State
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Top pick Clowney out 4-6 weeks after knee surgery
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Former USC running back Harold Green charged with assaulting 5 female Spring Valley students
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Dabo comes down hard on Death Valley boo-birds

USC may need perfect game against No. 6 Georgia
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Tar Heels yielded, but the wheel spun
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Quarterback Jacoby Brissett makes an early difference for NC State
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St. Aug's fires football coach

Report- Wake Forest suspends QB Kevin Sousa from football team
Greensboro News-Record

Virginia baseball team gears up for life without key stars
Charlottesville Daily Progress

September 8, 2014

From the Roanoke Times
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Hokies QB Brewer quickly earns respect of new teammates
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Hokies debut at No. 19 in coaches poll, No. 17 in AP
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Five thoughts the day after the Hokies' win at Ohio State
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Victory party erupts in streets of Blacksburg after Hokies win
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McFarling- Foster's defense leaves Buckeyes flummoxed

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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With big win on the road, Hokies change the game
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Jay Gruden era starts with a loss at Houston
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Group protests Redskins name before Houston game

Mistakes doom Redskins in opener
Richmond Times Dispatch

Observer to avoid using D.C. NFL team’s name
Charlotte Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Carolina Panthers outlast Tampa Bay 20-14 in season opener
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Fowler- It's Derek Anderson's day, but Cam Newton's Panthers team
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Carolinas College Football- Weekend in review 09.07.14
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Oregon skips to No. 2; VT in Top 25; UNC out despite win
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NC State seeks better effort from defense
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Tar Heels yielded, but the wheel spun

FIFTH QUARTER- A ‘perfect’ way for the ACC to gain respect
Wilmington Star-News

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Hokies energized by victory
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Tar Heels are living on the edge
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Anderson gets Panthers off to good start
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Serena Williams wins third consecutive U.S. Open

From the Greensboro News-Record
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Keselowski wins, gets Chase’s top seed
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Panthers set to open against new-look Bucs
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Hardin- Tar Heels’ win is fashionably late

From Columbia (SC) The State
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Reports- Jadeveon Clowney injures knee in NFL debut, out 4-6 weeks
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MORRIS- USC defense made progress Saturday
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Morris- Time to battle for peach supremacy

Hokies will try to build off historic win
WAVY-TV

Virginia Tech moves into Top 25
WCYB

Stock Watch- USC climbs into Amway Coaches Poll top 10; Big Ten
USA Today

Power Poll- USC, Pac 12 are hot, while Big Ten emphatically is not
CBS Sports

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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RUNNING WITH IT
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Blue Devils undefeated but not satisfied

September 7, 2014

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Virginia Tech holds on for 35-21 upset at No. 8 Ohio State
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Teel Time- Hokies upset Buckeyes the hard way, the best way
Bearmer on 'big" win over Ohio State

From the College Football News
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The Hokies were all over the Buckeyes in a Week 2 stunner
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CFN Take: UNC Beats SDSU In Game Of The Day

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC-CH escapes with victory against San Diego State after Tim Scott’s interception in final moments
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Strong second half against Old Dominion leads NC State to 2-0 start
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Duke improves to 2-0, defeats Troy 34-17
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Wolford leads Wake Forest past Gardner-Webb, 23-7
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Appalachian State blanks Campbell 66-0
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No. 23 Clemson revs up offense in 73-7 win
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Fowler- Carolina Panthers hope to avoid typical season opener
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Tom Sorensen- Panthers will win a close one over Bucs
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Carolina Panthers must run well to beat Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monarchs hang with the 'Pack, but fall short
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers' Cam Newton, Kelvin Benjamin connect
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NASCAR- Brad Keselowski wins, claims top seed in Chase
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49ers pound Golden Bulls from opening bell

Wake to sell its soul, and alcohol
Greensboro News-Record

C-USA Championship squad honored
Hattiesburg American

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher not pleased with Citadel's cut blocks
Charleston Post & Courier

September 6, 2014

From Columbia (SC) The State
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Gameday Guide- USC-ECU details, injuries, depth chart, weather, more
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Five gameday storylines- Gamecocks vs. Pirates
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Cloninger Soundoff- My USC-ECU forecast, prediction
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Pro Prospects- A.J. Cann’s future is bright; what about ECU’s Carden, Hardy?
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In good company- Spurrier on verge of SEC milestone
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Former walk-on captains ECU

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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Inside the Game: East Carolina at No. 21 South Carolina
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Gamecocks running back David Williams- 'I'm just waiting on my chance'
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Inside the game- South Carolina State at No. 23 Clemson
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College of Charleston players happy to have Earl Grant in place as head coach

Five questions to ponder before kickoff
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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At UNC, former walk-ons Hollins, Schoettmer, Green making an impact
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Giglio- Wolfpack's 'Double-down Dave' goes for it on 4th down
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Panthers’ Rivera and Tampa Bay’s Smith are focused on the future, not past
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Cam Newton’s status vs. Tampa Bay still questionable

Hokies look to seize opportunity, upset No. 8 Ohio State
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Winston Salem Journal
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WFU offense has point to prove
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Appalachian’s Vincent steps down

Batten- Is UNC worthy of national ranking?
Fayetteville Observer

NCCU's Jerry Mack chases 1st head coaching win Saturday
Durham Herald-Sun

September 5, 2014

From Columbia (SC) The State
Game Preview: Gamecocks vs East Carolina
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Line change needed to help spark Gamecocks’ offense
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Practice report- Defensive changes aplenty for Gamecocks
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Big Game Graphic- Gamecocks vs. East Carolina pregame

USC secondary’s primary focus- tackles
Greenville (SC) News

Changes on defense as Ward moves 'to fix what's wrong' with USC
Times & Democrat

Gamecocks' Dylan Thompson, Nick Jones have 'special connection' on and off the field
Charleston Post & Courier

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes coach Bill Peters offers media day hockey lesson
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DeCock- Introductions await for Hurricanes, new coach
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Exploring the relationship between turnovers and wins
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Fowler- Unscientific reasoning says Cam Newton will start for Panthers on Sunday

Campbell's Greg Milhouse ready to take on familiar foe in Appalachian State
Fayetteville Observer

ECU trying to make noise on national stage
Anderson Independent (sub req'd)

Sharing quarterback duties has become the norm for Phillip Sims
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

September 4, 2014

From Columbia (SC) The State
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Paulk brothers united in helping each other
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Running on empty- USC hopes to get rushing attack in gear
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Practice report- Gamecocks shuffling offensive line
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What Vegas Thinks- USC-ECU, and how Mike Davis’ health affects betting lines
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CBS announcers expect Gamecocks to bounce back vs. ECU
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USC-UNC to kick off season on Thursday
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Gamecocks part ways with NC wide receiver

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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At South Carolina, there's reason to believe in a quick fix
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Earl Grant ready to start job at College of Charleston

From CBS Sports
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Power Poll- We've seen this before, but Georgia rockets to top
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Fire destroys Mack Brown's North Carolina home

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State's Shadrach Thornton reverses course to find happiness
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Canes’ Ward ready for a better season
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UNC freshman Elijah Hood recaptures familiar feeling in first college game
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UNC vs. South Carolina in Charlotte next season moved to a Thursday night

September 3, 2014

From Columbia (SC) The State
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USC, Clemson remain ranked in latest Top 25
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MORRIS- Give Gamecocks’ Ward time to get defense figured out
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Practice report- Gamecocks defense making adjustments
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Notebook- Mike Davis expected to play vs. ECU
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Former Gamecock catcher, Landon Powell, to join USC Athletic Hall of Fame following personal challenges

Spurrier plans to shake up USC lineup, practice tempo
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Suspended UNC players return with clean slate
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UNC moves up to No. 21 in AP top 25
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Duke Football Three and Out- Water, water everywhere plus QBs, CBs and TEs
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Duke's Cutcliffe on '60 Minutes Sports'

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers’ ‘Riverboat Ron’ Rivera backing decisions with big data
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Hornets rookie Noah Vonleh to miss 6-8 weeks after surgery to treat sports hernia
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Charlotte 49ers not taking J.C. Smith lightly
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Broncos WR Welker suspended for 4 games

Hokies offensive line gets ready for talented Buckeyes
Roanoke Times

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Monarchs report | ODU hopes for big turnout in Raleigh
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After acing a quiz, Hokies offense gets a big test
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N.C. court upholds ban of fan from UNC sports events

NCCU’s Jones- A DB with ‘ice blood’ in his veins
Durham Herald-Sun

Earl Grant named College of Charleston basketball coach
Charleston Post & Courier

ACC Basketball- Bobby Lutz passed over in favor of Earl Grant at the College of Charleston
Fayetteville Observer

Deacons Dropped in More Ways Than one
Winston Salem Journal

September 2, 2014

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack youth settles down, helps deliver win
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UNC coach Larry Fedora says Marquise Williams is starting quarterback
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Louisville defeats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut

From the Charlotte Observer
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Panthers guard Trai Turner in for tough test
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After inconsistent NASCAR season, Kahne finds new hope with Atlanta win
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With eye on son’s recovery, Olsen rejoins Panthers practice
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Appalachian State’s Terrence Upshaw has solid debut on big stage against Michigan

Restored eligibility ‘a blessing’ for both Farmer and Tar Heels
Wilmington Star-News

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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ODU hopes for happier trip to Tobacco Road
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ODU prevailed in the end, but fans' early exit was weird
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U.Va. vs. Richmond- A tale of split quarterbacks

Virginia Tech's Frank Beamer talks about challenge of going to Ohio State
Hampton Roads Daily Press

September 1, 2014

USC football squad is lacking 'it' factor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Spurrier- Wilds will likely get next start
Greenville (SC) News

From Columbia (SC) The State
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Morris- Gamecocks and Tigers still can turn season around
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‘Total improvement needed’- Practice routine among planned changes for Gamecocks
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Notebook- Mike Davis still hurting; change hinted for O-line

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State safety Jarvis Byrd- A hard road to a big hit
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Jacobs- Duke football has come a long way
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UNC quarterback competition continues on, into the season
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Blog- Wolfpack to wear black uniforms against ODU
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A look back at the Carolinas college football weekend

From the Charlotte Observer
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Carolina Panthers face calmer, new-look Bucs
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Kahne grabs spot in Chase with Atlanta win

N.C. State's Bobby Lutz remains candidate for College of Charleston job
Fayetteville Observer

Virginia Tech overwhelms William and Mary 34-9 behind complete effort by young players
Hampton Roads Daily Press

September 30, 2014

From the Tampa Bay Times
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AAC Notebook- Bearcats get Moore vertical
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Third-down efficiency among bye-week goals
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Bulls line up football dates with Texas, BYU (UPDATED)

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Bearcats have to heal mentally and physically
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Tuberville- Can't complain about officiating

Can UC Fix The D?
700 WLW

UCF coach accused of racist remarks in lawsuit
USA Today

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Former coach files lawsuit against UCF accusing George O'Leary of verbal abuse
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UCF looking to step up run game and run defense against Houston
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George O'Leary- expects 'more' from Terrance Plummer and defense

From philly.com
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Temple’s strength is its ‘D’
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Temple unveils new academic support center

From the Dallas Morning News
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Ex-Texas coach Mack Brown comments on future after report links him to SMU job
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Report- SMU brass 'intrigued' by ex-Texas coach Mack Brown
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Cole Beasley, Taylor Reed latest former players to bash SMU

Report- SMU 'intrigued' by Mack Brown as coach
CBS Sports

Gifford, Marder Out 'A While'; Melifonwu Should Be OK For Tulane
Hartford Courant

UH mascot Shasta celebrates wild birthday at Houston Zoo
Houston Chronicle

TU football- Opponent watch
Tulsa World

September 29, 2014

From the Hartford Courant
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Newsome Already Making His Presence Felt
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Mistakes Continue To Plague UConn In Loss To Temple

From the Tulsa World
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From 11-3 to 4-12- The statistics behind Tulsa's downfall
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John Klein- Losses becoming trend for Tulsa football

Tulane’s first open date comes at the ‘perfect’ time, coach Curtis Johnson says
Baton Rouge Advocate

Ole Miss 24, Tigers 3
Memphis Flyer

September 28, 2014

From theamerican.org
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Temple Picks up First League Win, 36-10 Over UConn
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Cincinnati Falls at Ohio State, 50-28
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No. 10 Ole Miss Holds off Memphis, 24-3

Tuberville- Can't complain about officiating
Cincinnati Enquirer

2014 American Athletic Team By Team Roundups
College Football News

From the Dallas Morning News
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TCU dominates Battle for Iron Skillet as SMU gets shutout at home
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5 Thoughts- SMU inept in all three phases of the game in ugly loss to rival TCU
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SMU’s Tom Mason after blowout loss to TCU- “We just have to believe in ourselves”
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Eric Dickerson rips SMU again, calls performance against TCU 'embarrassing'
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TCU-SMU notebook- Kickoffs confound Mustangs; 3 drives start inside 10 after botched returns
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After SMU serves up Iron Skillet to TCU without scoring, how many goose eggs will Mustangs throw up this year-
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Video- TCU's bizarre safety saved by SMU offsides penalty

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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UC defense gives up 700 yards to OSU in loss
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Doc- Gunner's great. Can he tackle too-
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UC defense nears record worst performance

Mistakes Continue To Plague UConn In Loss To Temple
Hartford Courant

Owls 'D' puts points on the board again
philly.com

From the Tampa Bay Times
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Wisconsin Badgers hold off USF Bulls
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USF Bulls take long route to Madison

Bulls better than expected in loss, but Taggart not satisfied
Tampa Tribune

TCU routs SMU to keep "Iron Skillet"
KHOU

From the Tulsa World
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Texas State beats Tulsa in three overtimes
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TU Notebook- Another slow start for the Hurricane
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John Klein- Blankenship believes TU getting better, but won-loss column doesn't show it
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Tulsa vs. Texas State- Three observations

From the Baton Rouge Advocate
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Tulane struggles again, falls 31-6 at Rutgers
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Tulane defense falls behind at Rutgers, searches for solutions
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Tulane quarterback Tanner Lee leaves Rutgers game with shoulder injury; Devin Powell, Nick Montana come in

Rebels outlast Tigers 24-3 with 4th-quarter outburst
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UCF's offensive line is finding its rhythm
Orlando Sentinel

UH to wear uniforms from 1989 season to honor Andre Ware
Houston Chronicle

September 27, 2014

College Football Around the Nation- Gunner Kiel's late but fast start; ECU's task just beginning
USA Today

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
Grieving Bearcats head to Columbus for OSU game
-
UC-Ohio State scouting report

Reeling SMU hosts TCU, seeking signs of improvement
Dallas Morning News

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane football hoping for big return on Rutgers game Saturday in New Jersey
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Three keys for Tulane vs. Rutgers on Saturday

American Stories- Temple Tough
theamerican.org

From philly.com
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Temple not fooled by its record
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Temple's Walker hopes to find rhythm

Rivalry Resumes- Temple Comes To Rent To Face UConn
Hartford Courant

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF's Will Stanback ready for challenge as featured running back
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Houston's Deontay Greenberry- UCF wasn't 'that good' last year
-
Catching up with UCF men's basketball coach Donnie Jones

Tulsa looks to end first-quarter struggles
Tulsa World

USF won’t run from chance to slow down Badgers star
Tampa Tribune

Jamie Byrd proves a big hit for USF Bulls
Tampa Bay Times

Across State Lines
gotigersgo.com

September 26, 2014

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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Two tragedies too many for UC football team
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UC running back killed in crash
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UC plans to keep up the pace for OSU

Week Five Preview
UCFSports.com

Six From The American Named Campbell Trophy Semifinalists
theamerican.org

Barton- UC offers statement possibility for Buckeyes
Columbus Dispatch (blog)

Prediction- TCU takes SMU to the woodshed, keeps Iron Skillet in Fort Worth
Dallas Morning News

Owls finishing strong
Philly.com

Special Teams Standout Junior Lee A Rare UConn Bright Spot
Hartford Courant

Tulane football doesn't miss a kick in Thursday's practice, LB Edward Williams shines
New Orleans Times Picayune

UH to open 2015 baseball season against Minnesota
Houston Chronicle

AAC Power Rankings- 2014-15 college basketball predictions
FanSided

September 25, 2014

From the College Football News
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Week 5 AAC & Big Ten: Cincinnati at Ohio St
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Week 5 AAC: TCU-SMU, Tulane-Rut, Temple-UConn 
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Week 5 AAC & Big Ten: USF at Wisconsin 

UC players- Won't be intimidated by OSU crowd
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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A strength vs. a weakness in UC-OSU matchup
-
Bengals kickers divided on UC/OSU game

From the Dallas Morning News
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Schedule Dr. to SMU- Not gonna lie, this is gonna hurt
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Five things TCU fans need to know about SMU ahead of the Battle for the Iron Skillet
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5 things SMU fans need to know about rival TCU

From the Tulsa World
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TU Notebook- Hurricane is diligent, coach Bill Blankenship says
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TU hopes receiver Atkinson's recent performance a sign that team's youth can blossom
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John E. Hoover- TU football- The Big Picture

From the Hartford Courant
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Despite Measly Resources, Toner Built Powerful UConn Empire
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Poor Offense At UConn
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Temple At UConn Two-Deep

Temple hopes to erase loss to UConn
philly.com

Tulane QB Tanner Lee is still poised after a rough college start
New Orleans Times Picayune

Lewis- Tulane has a fighting chance ... if special teams come around
Baton Rouge Advocate

Wisconsin Badgers provide model for USF Bulls
Tampa Bay Times

September 24, 2014

From the Tulsa World
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With alumni Mike Gundy and Bill Blankenship leading their programs, OSU and Tulsa have a setup that's becoming more rare
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Defining game awaits Saturday for TU

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU to start third QB in first four games; Fourth-string walk-on Krstich getting call against TCU
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TCU coach Gary Patterson- SMU has nothing to lose in rivalry game
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SMU AD tasked with finding coach for 'worst major college football team in America'

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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UC professor- I'll fail anyone wearing OSU gear
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Ohio-born Bearcats out to prove OSU wrong

From philly.com
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Temple hopes to erase loss to UConn
-
Temple assistant Foley honored
-
Temple leads nation in turnover margn

Tulane’s Curtis Johnson loses patience with dropped passes
Baton Rouge Advocate

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Suspended Tulane running back Robert Kelley has charges dropped, court records say
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Special problems getting addressed by Tulane football this week, coach Curtis Johnson says

From the Hartford Courant
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Diaco Says Focus Is On Correcting Mistakes For UConn Football
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John Toner, AD Who Brought Big East, Calhoun, Geno To UConn, Dead At 91

UH to begin constructing $25 million basketball practice facility
Houston Chronicle

Big test awaits Bulls in Madison
Tampa Tribune

September 23, 2014

From theamerican.org
Watch Now- Week 4 Power Plays
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Carden, Jakes, Ciabatti Take Weekly Football Honors
LISTEN NOW- Football Coaches Teleconferences

AAC Notebook- No. 23 East Carolina Storms Onto National Scene
Hartford Courant

Gunner Kiel producing, but UC running game needs work
Cincinnati Enquirer

Rannell Hall to miss first half of Houston game despite UCF protest
Orlando Sentinel

From the Dallas Morning News
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Sherrington- Like Baylor and Art Briles, the right coaching hire could transform SMU
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Report- Former Texas offensive coordinator Major Applewhite applies for SMU head coaching job

Temple’s Fitzpatrick answers call
philly.com

Navy looking to bounce back from loss
Annapolis Capital

September 22, 2014

UC must get shaky act together for Ohio State
Cincinnati Enquirer

Coach Bob Diaco Under No Illusions About This UConn Team
Hartford Courant

Rushing total against UNLV shows UH willing to flip script
Houston Chronicle

Next up for Tulane is non-conference finale against Rutgers
New Orleans Times Picayune

UCF expects to learn Monday whether Rannell Hall suspension is overturned
Orlando Sentinel

Temple, Villanova big winners
philly.com

Tigers 36, Middle Tennessee 17
Memphis Flyer

Youth remains an issue for Tulsa
Tulsa World

September 21, 2014

From theamerican.org
East Carolina Hands UNC First Loss of Season, 70-41
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Big Second Half Pushes Houston Past UNLV, 47-14
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Defense Leads Memphis In Victory Over MTSU, 36-17
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The Victory Bell Rings For Cincinnati, 31-24
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UCF Gets First Win Of Season Against Bethune-Cookman, 41-7

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU tries to see the glass half full after 58-6 loss at home
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Texas A&M rolls over SMU, spoiling debut of Mustangs interim coach Tom Mason
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SMU's Tom Mason on blowout loss to Texas A&M- "I had to be a cheerleader on the sideline"
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Cowlishaw- How could one-time offensive genius June Jones leave behind this mess at SMU? 
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5 Thoughts- SMU awful on both sides of the ball in blowout loss to Texas A&M

UC takes 9th straight Victory Bell from Miami
Cincinnati Enquirer

Mistakes stack up as Tulane falls 47-13 at Duke
Baton Rouge Advocate

Sloppy play dooms Tulane in a 47-13 loss to Duke Saturday
New Orleans Times Picayune

Duke routs error-prone Tulane 47-13
Raleigh News & Observer

A BLUE WAVE
Durham Herald Sun

Tulane's punt snap is the worst punt snap
Sporting News

Cougars turn it on in 2nd half to cruise past UNLV
Houston Chronicle

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF handles Bethune-Cookman for first win of season
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Schmitz- UCF gets confidence boost courtesy of old rival B-CU

From philly.com
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Temple smashes Delaware State
-
Temple defense, ST putting up points

Tigers Defense Shines In 36-17 Win Over Middle Tennessee Saturday
gotigersgo.com

UConn Report Card- Defense Has Potential, Offense Still Below Average
Hartford Courant

After deflating losses, TU takes advantage of open date
Tulsa World

September 20, 2014

From theamerican.org
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USF Takes First Conference Win, 17-14 over UConn
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Where To Watch- Week 4
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American Stories- Passing Fancy

USF beats UConn
Tampa Bay Times

USF matches victory total from last season by taking AAC opener
Tampa Tribune

UConn Loses To South Florida, 17-14
Hartford Courant

Tuberville- No plans to sit Williams, Payne & McClain
Cincinnati Enquirer

New-look Mustangs on deck
Bryan-College Station Eagle

From the Dallas Morning News
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With nowhere to go but up, QB Kolney Cassel gets first start for SMU against Texas A&M
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SMU's Tom Mason targets DFW recruits- 'We never need to leave Texas'
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Hottest ticket in Dallas- SMU-A&M tickets reselling for nearly price of season ticket package

Tulane heads to Duke, hoping to build on last week's first win momentum
New Orleans Times Picayune

Owls not taking Del. State lightly
philly.com

Tigers hope to end MTSU's run
Memphis Commercial Appeal

September 19, 2014

Week Four Preview
UCFSports.com

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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UC star RB still active, one suspended after incident
-
Bearcats have dominated RedHawks, but rivalry continues

Cincy starting RB, CB cited; other players arrested
NBC Sports

Is Gunner Kiel Finally Ready to Live Up to the Hype?
FanSided 150

UConn Needs Offense To Step Up Against South Florida
Hartford Courant

Duke vs. Tulane- What to Watch for
Duke Report

UCF, B-CU game brings extra meaning to Becktons
Orlando Sentinel

From philly.com
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Temple's Smith learns from personal loss
-
Temple defense forcing turnovers

From the Dallas Morning News
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Prediction- New coach, same result; Texas A&M blows SMU out of the water
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Culture change- Interim SMU coach tries to transform passionless performances
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Pony swag- SMU to wear new chrome red helmets against TCU
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SMU AD Rick Hart- Coaching search already underway; school fully committed to athletics

From the Tampa Bay Times
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How long should Willie Taggart have to rebuild USF football?
-
USF Bulls defense aims to keep it simple

From the Tampa Tribune
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USF coach is eager for Bulls to create identity
-
USF defense has its sights set on UConn

TU football- A look at preseason storylines and the early result of each
Tulsa World

Three Thoughts on Tiger Football
Memphis Flyer

September 18, 2014

Tuberville, Bearcats seek consistent punting game
Cincinnati Enquirer

September 17, 2014

UC allotted 4K Ohio State tickets, and all gone
Cincinnati Enquirer

UConn Is On The Road At South Florida, But For Some It Is Home
Hartford Courant

From the Houston Chronicle
Video- UH shows its claws in ‘Heisman’ commercial
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UH eclipses the 15,000 mark for season-ticket sales at TDECU Stadium
-
This week- Houston vs. UNLV

From philly.com
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Temple won't let guard down
-
Injured Owls eye return for Tulsa

Tom Rossley returning to SMU- He will become offensive consultant if school OKs hire
Dallas Morning News

UCF, B-CU football teams brace for showdown
Orlando Sentinel

September 16, 2014

From theamerican.org
Watch- Power Plays Week 3
-
Kiel, Hawkins, Geraci Capture Weekly Football Honors
LISTEN NOW- Football Coaches Teleconferences

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-
Gunner Kiel was great, but UC Bearcats' defense shaky
-
Bearcats ink 6-foot-7 forward Trey Scott
-
UC's Kiel wins national honor

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU’s Tom Mason on simplified gameplan, creating positive vibes and QB Kolney Cassel
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SMU issues fan guidelines for beer/wine sales, other enhancements at Ford Stadium
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National writer- Rice coach David Bailiff would make sense at SMU
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SMU's Tom Mason- Positives for Ponies include a conference title up for grabs
-
SMU coach Tom Mason hires veteran offensive line coach Tim Davis

From the Tulsa World
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TU football- Biggest issues addressed
-
TU football notebook- Big plays again the culprit

Temple ready for next test
philly.com

June Jones SMU resignation not a complete shock to George O'Leary
Orlando Sentinel

Jeff Jacobs - Smart QB- UConn's Casey Cochran Goes Out A Winner
Hartford Courant

Stockstill promises no letdown at Memphis
Murfreesboro Daily News Journal

Three Thoughts on Tiger Football
M
emphis Flyer

September 15, 2014

American Athletic Conference, Big Ten have rough weekends in college football
New Orleans Times Picayune

2014 American Roundup- Week 3
Campus Insiders

UCF football eager to finally play home game after rough road trips
Orlando Sentinel

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-
UC vs. Ohio State looms over Miami game
-
Gunner Kiel- Debut 'silenced critics'

From the Baton Rouge Advocate
-
Monday morning rewind- Tulane
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Tulane defense found some answers in its win over Southeastern
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Tulane gets first win at Yulman Stadium, topping Southeastern 35-20

Diaco Says Huskies Have A Long Way To Go
Hartford Courant

From the Tulsa World
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Tulsa offense again off to a shaky start
-
John Klein-TU's got problems and not much time to fix them

Unprepared USF bludgeoned by N.C. State 49-17
Tampa Tribune

September 14, 2014

From theamerican.org
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Pirates Upend No. 17 Hokies, 28-21, in Blacksburg
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Social Media Reacts to East Carolina's Big Win
-
Tulane Gets First Win Of Season Against Southeastern Louisiana, 35-20
-
Tulsa Falls To Florida Atlantic

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Bianchi- Last year's UCF football fairy tale is now distant memory
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No. 20 Missouri overwhelms UCF, Knights fall 38-10 on road

UConn Falls To Boise State, 38-21
Hartford Courant

Tulane defeats Southeastern 35-20 for first victory of season on Saturday
New Orleans Times Picayune

Taggart takes blame as N.C. State routs USF Bulls
Tampa Bay Times

NC State routs South Florida 49-17 to improve to 3-0
Raleigh News & Observer

September 13, 2014

From theamerican.org
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Pirates and Hokies Battle At Noon
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UCF Goes on The Road To Face Missouri
-
UConn Hosts Boise State in Noon Matchup Saturday
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Kiel Has Huge Night In Debut As Cincinnati Beats Toledo, 58-34

Gunner Kiel lifts UC Bearcats past Toledo, 58-34
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF defense driven to deliver for Knights against Missouri
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Is Disney dissing UCF fans? Knights not on Star Wars shirt list

From the Hartford Courant
-
Spotlight On QBs Whitmer, Boyle As UConn Hosts Boise State
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Preview Capsule- Boise State (1-1) At UConn (1-1)

College football preview- USF vs. N.C. State
Tampa Bay Times

USF officials ready to act for on-campus stadium
Tampa Tribune

Tulane quarterback Tanner Lee to start, has tough challenge in FCS power SLU
Biloxi Sun Herald

Three keys for Tulane vs. Southeastern on Saturday- pressure and release
New Orleans Times Picayune

TU at FAU- Three storylines
Tulsa World

Sophomore QB John O'Korn shows signs of life in UH's loss to BYU
Houston Chronicle

Navy trip to Texas State is part of recruiting strategy
Annapolis Capital

September 12, 2014

From theamerican.org
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Houston Falls Short To BYU, 33-25
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Cincinnati Opens Season Hosting Toledo

AAC commissioner talks about Miami Beach Bowl, BYU and...
Daily Herald

Upset Special- ECU or Central Florida?
Football.com

Week 3 MAC- Toledo at Cincinnati, Ohio at Marshall, Syracuse at CMU, UMass at Vanderbilt
College Football News

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH falls to No. 25 BYU
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UH’s second-half rally fizzles as No. 25 BYU holds on for home win

From the Deseret News
-
Roller-coaster ride- BYU outlasts Houston in up-and-down game
-
BYU defense does the dirty work in tighter-than-anticipated win over Houston

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
-
UC vs. Toledo: What to expect, keys to victory
-
Tuberville- I've never had this many quality receivers
-
UC's Legaux faces fear, posts photo just before injury

Toledo preview capsule 9-12
Toledo Blade

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Holman gains confidence as he earns start against No. 20 Missouri
-
UCF's Will Stanback may not start against Missouri Saturday

Bulls notes- QB White on pace to start vs. Wolfpack
Tampa Tribune

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane QB Tanner Lee practices fully on Thursday, declared Saturday's starter
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Young linebacker William Townsend delivering a big blow for Tulane
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Tulane LB Nico Marley featured in SI.com video

Interim coach Tom Mason to SMU football team- 'We've hit the bottom'
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Flyer
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"American" Football Picks- Week 3
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Defeats- Glorious and Not So Much

TU Notebook- First meeting against FAU
Tulsa World

September 11, 2014

From theamerican.org
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Cougars vs Cougars Showdown Thursday Night
Watch Now- "The Rise" Episode 2
-
2014 Football Team Previews- Cincinnati
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Memphis’ Lynch, USF’s Harris, UConn’s Foxx Earn Weekly Football Honors
-
Volleyball Recap- East Carolina Stays Undefeated

2014 American Athletic Team By Team Roundups
College Football News

From the Houston Chronicle
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Versatile BYU QB Hill poses challenge for UH
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UH to open 2016 season against Oklahoma at NRG Stadium
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UH to wear American flag helmet decal for game on 9/11
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Janitor charged with stealing credit cards, cell phones from UH cheerleaders

From the Deseret News
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BYU-Houston gameday glance
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For No. 25 BYU, every week is a 'one-game season'

From the Hartford Courant
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CB Byron Jones Knows He Must Step Up Against Boise State
-
Thumbnail Look At Boise State (1-1)
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Boise State At UConn 2-Deep Depth Chart

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF recruit Titus Davis 'just happy to live' after appendix burst last year
-
Missouri football coach 'very, very impressed' with UCF's Justin Holman
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UCF QB Justin Holman says Knights' tough competition has made him stronger
-
Plancher attorneys argue appeal court made flawed decision

From philly.com
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Owls' Walker improving at QB
-
An Owls' trail through legal system

Nutt says he would take SMU job if offered
CBS Sports

From the Dallas Morning News
-
Eric Dickerson- 'I guarantee you some high schools could beat SMU'
-
Eric Dickerson- If more isn't done, SMU should kill 'laughing stock' program
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Sherrington- My take on June Jones' departure; who should be at top of SMU's coaching list
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Baylor coach Art Briles 'surprised' to see June Jones leave SMU
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SMU lags behind in D-FW recruiting, mystifying area high school football coaches

From the Tampa Bay Times
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Willie Taggart- On-campus stadium adds to atmosphere
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For USF's Nigel Harris, success a matter of weight and see

TU's Keevan Lucas emerges as go-to playmaker
Tulsa World

Tulane walk-on kicker Trevor Simms finds historic moment
Baton Rouge Advocate

Pros and cons of UC's late start
Cincinnati Enquirer

September 10, 2014

Week 2- AAC Power Rankings
SMU Mustangs

From the Hartford Courant
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Minus Cochran, UConn Faces Boise State With Whitmer And Boyle
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QB Career Over, So It Would Be Nice To Hear From Casey Cochran

From the Baton Rouge Advocate
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Southeastern anticipates seizing opportunity at Tulane
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Green Wave quarterback Tanner Lee misses practice
-
Rested Sherman Badie back on field for Tulane

Sites for UConn men's basketball home games announced
New Haven Register

Switch playing to Harris’ strengths
Tampa Tribune

SMU quarterback Neal Burcham out for season with injury
Dallas Morning News

From the Tulsa World
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TU Notebook- Nelson, Patterson day-to-day with concussions
-
TU defense looks to eliminate big runs

September 9, 2014

From the Dallas Morning News
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June Jones resigns; SMU brass says coach wasn't forced out
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Sherrington- Jones revived SMU, but couldn't compete with big boys
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SMU interim head coach Tom Mason brings expansive résumé to position
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SMU president- 'We wish June the very best; you can't know June and not like him'
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Five potential candidates to succeed June Jones as head SMU football coach
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A look at the 5 best and worst moments from June Jones’ time at SMU
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SMU basketball player calls out football team for ‘turning up’ after blowout loss to UNT

June Jones quits as SMU coach after 7 seasons
CBS Sports

June Jones resigns as SMU head coach
The Sporting News

June Jones resigns as SMU coach
Ft Worth Star-Telegram

Bulls notes- QB White could play with arm fracture
Tampa Tribune

Wolfpack coaches well acquainted with new USF quarterback Bench
Wilmington Star-News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Stanford aside, UCF football struggles to schedule games
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UCF receiver Josh Reese cements his role as a playmaker for the Knights

Close not good enough for Owls
philly.com

Navy defense stood tall against Temple
Annapolis Capital

From the Tulsa World
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TU- Biggest issues addressed
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TU- Up next
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TU- Opponent watch
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TU notebook- Luetjen gets a sack

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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Bearcats eager to get started vs. Toledo
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UC opponent Toledo loses starting QB for season

Memphis’ Lynch, USF’s Harris, UConn’s Foxx Earn Weekly Football Honors
theamerican.org

September 8, 2014

From the Baton Rouge Advocate
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Ted Lewis- Tulane may have lost, but the atmosphere was a winner
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Heat gave Tulane fits in its return outdoors for Yulman Stadium debut