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July 31 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Asheboro star Jones brings 
versatility

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Student-Athletes Named To American All-Academic Team
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ECU Men's Golf Named All-Academic Team By GCAA

ECU planning its defense
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Who is East Carolina's Greatest Running Back?
Underdog Dynasty

Cleveland Browns- Kevin Mack, Earnest Byer remember 30 years ago when each rushed for 1,000 yards
News-Herald

Who Will Stand out Along the Chicago Bears' Defensive Line During Training Camp?
Bleacher Report

Pirate fans score cheap seats in the Community Corner
WNCT 9

Twins Serve the Fans – Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones
KNUJ

July 30 2015

From Bonesville.net
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ECU wins recruiting battle for 
Glaspie

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Community Corner Unveiled for Pirate Football
ecupirates.com

Former East Carolina athletes make run at pro career
East Carolinian

Opponent Preview- Tulsa
247 Sports

McNeill calls 'Time Out'
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU offering $10 football tickets in “Community Corner”
Wilmington Star-News

Moore- Subtraction of Ryan Williams doesn’t mean Cowboys are adding Ray Rice, Chris Johnson
Dallas News

Cowboys showing interest in Chris Johnson, report says
Sporting News

Six things for Giants fans to look out for as training camp begins
New York Post

July 29 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Pirates lure RB from familiar 
program

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Sammy Batten- East Carolina adds second Wallace-Rose Hill running back
Fayetteville Observer

Wallace-Rose Hill due commits to East Carolina
WBTV 3

OL Larry Williams Dismissed From ECU Football Program
ecupirates.com

From the East Carolinian
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Burgess returns to East Carolina as tennis assistant
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Donnenwirth, East Carolina soccer looks forward to 2015 campaign
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Larry Williams dismissed from East Carolina football

Laney grad Williams dismissed from ECU football team
Wilmington Star-News

Former Laney lineman dismissed from ECU football team
WWAY 3

ECU gives projected starting guard Larry Williams the boot
CollegeFootballTalk

From USA Today
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East Carolina dismisses OL Williams for rules violation
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Analysis- Flurry of MLB trades change landscape

First Look UCF
scout.com

Jays and Royals Lead a Wild Day of Trades
NY Times

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Toure hopes for world tour (sub req'd)
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Hoffman part of big trade

Jeff Hoffman key to Rockies' new prospects from Troy Tulowitzki trade
Denver Post

Hoffman leads Rockies' haul from Tulo trade
mlb.com

Jays deal Hoffman to Rockies
Times Union

Trading Tulo not easy, but had to be done
m.rockies.mlb.com

Ryan Dougherty joins football coaching staff to work with specialists
Lehigh Mountain Hawks

Ryan Dougherty joins Lehigh football coaching staff to work with specialists
Lehigh Valley Live

July 28 2015

Oliver Completes Softball Coaching Staff with Hiring of Matt Nandin
ecupirates.com

Joyner talks ECU
scout.com

From 247 Sports
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Commit Impact- Emmanuel Jones
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Opponent Preview- BYU

American Athletic Conference sets media day line-up
WNCT 9

Rockies acquire Hoffman, Castro from Jays
milb.com

Rockies trade Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays for Jose Reyes, prospects
CBS Sports

July 27 2015

Tides cram a game's worth of offense into an inning in lopsided 11-1 win
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Construction to enhance campus life
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

July 26 2015

Fostering success to ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Falcons Rookies Primed to Make Instant Impact
atlantafalcons.com

Chris Heston is saving the Giants
mcoveychronicles.com

Blue Jays get timely dominant performance from Jeff Hoffman
jaysjournal.com

Fort Bend ISD football players rank among national, state recruits
Your Houston News

July 25 2015

2015 Football Uniform Combinations
ecupirates.com

Udeogu Looks Forward to ECU Visit
scout.com (sub req'd)

July 24 2015

Pirates To Play In Continental Tires Las Vegas Invitational
ecupirates.com

ECU football faces season of change in era of stability
Raleigh News & Observer

Top college football coaches in NC convene in Cary
WNCT 9

Bigger talks ECU outlook
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Ravens place rookie wide receiver Cam Worthy on physically unable to perform list
Baltimore Sun

Ravens place rookie on PUP list to start 2015 season
Comcast Sports Net Baltimore

Atlanta Falcons- What can we expect from Justin Hardy?
Blogging Dirty

East beats West in football; ECU picks up another verbal commitment
WCTI 12

July 23 2015

From ecupirates.com
2014-15 Year In Review Video
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Three Pirates Named GCAA All-American Scholars

From 247 Sports
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Top lefty chooses to play at ECU
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Four Pirate commits receive ratings

Pirates brighten girls' day
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Track | Norcom's Horton headed to East Carolina
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Pirates Seeking Treasure in the NFL
scout.com

Wallace-Rose Hill duo commits to East Carolina
WBTV 3

Bears training camp primer- Quarterbacks
Chicago Tribune

Durkin’s 2015 Bears Position Preview- Quarterback
CBS Chicago

Redskins Position Group Preview- Offensive Line
CBS DC

July 22 2015

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Track & Field Adds Hakeem Horton to Roster
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ECU Athletics Announces Three-Game Football Mini-Plan

From the East Carolinian
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East Carolina track and field adds 26 to 2015-16 class
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Australian golfer Kate Law pledges to East Carolina
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Former East Carolina swimmer finds new passion in coaching
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Torbett, East Carolina volleyball set for 2015 campaign

FOOTBALL- FALCONS' HARDY LEARNING FROM THE VETERANS
New Bern Sun Journal

Jones hones mind games
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

From 247 Sports
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Opponent Preview- Virginia Tech
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Three-star RB commits to ECU

First Look: Connecticut
scout.com

ECU football camp goes on despite the extreme heat
WNCT 9

Q&A- Harold Varner III
PGA Tour

Tides land a lopsided victory over Pawtucket
  
Wright (7-0), a former East Carolina standout, walked two and struck out one while making his case for a return to the parent Baltimore Orioles
Hampton Roads Daily Press

D-backs minor-league report- Lower-level teams continue dominance
  
Lowery, drafted in the 14th round out of East Carolina, is hitting .367 with seven home runs in 90 at-bats
Fox Sports

5 Biggest Questions Facing the San Francisco 49ers Coaching Staff in 2015
Bleacher Report

Chalk and defying the odds
WRAL Sports

July 21 2015

From scout.com
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Commits Cite Common Factors for ECU Pledge
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2016 Commit Johnnie Galspie

UCF football opponent preview- East Carolina expecting to reload, not rebuild this season
Orlando Sentinel

ECU summer numbers up
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

East boys, girls smother West in NC Coaches game
  
Northern Durham grad Kentrell Barkley (East Carolina) led all East boys scorers with 26 points and 11 rebounds.
Raleigh News & Observer

Verbal Commits | Kentrell Barkley Player Profile 
verbalcommits.com

Dallas Cowboys- NFL Execs believe this running back could land in Dallas soon
Sports Illustrated

NFL Rookies Turning Heads Before Training Camps Even Begin
Bleacher Report

July 20 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Wallace-Rose Hill star plans to 
enroll early

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Isaiah Jones- Lone Local on the Biletnikoff
oldnorthbanter.com

Opponent Preview- Navy
247 Sports

Area athletes, coaches in East-West All-Star games
Durham Herald-Sun

Atlanta Falcons 2015 Season Preview Super Bowl Odds Schedule
Pregame.com

Campus: Mallard Creek High grad gets national crown
Charlotte Observer

July 19 2015

Blake comes full circle
rivals.com

Column- Storylines for 2015 football season
New Bern Sun Journal

Coaches still in the game
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Defending champ wins again
Jefferson Post

Campus: ECU twins to appear on reality show
WITN 7

Live ! Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs Calgary Stampeders Live Stream Watch Winnipeg vs Calgary Live Canadian Football Free TSN …
celebtwitternews.com

July 18 2015

Updating Former Pirates in the Minors
scout.com

Mobile BayBears SS Jack Reinheimer adapts after 'shocking' trade
al.com

Should we be concerned about Blue Jays' prospect Jeff Hoffman?
SB Nation Minor League Ball

Mims stays on fire, Grizzlies clinch series vs. Owls
Gaston Gazette

From 247 Sports
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ECU offers two
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Top 5 opposing receiving corps
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Four-star wing has ECU in top five

Macy Summer Session Blog VIII- Positive Energy
ecupirates.com

Pirates Dot the Lombardi Award Watch List
oldnorthbanter.com

Campus: ECU Trustees vote, break ground
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

Campus: Location selected for new Heritage Hall at ECU
WCTI 12

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Campus: Fayetteville native unanimously elected chairman of ECU trustees
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Preps Spotlight- Cape Fear's Haley Cashwell named MaxPreps sophomore All-American

July 17 2015

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Kate Law Commits To Play Golf At ECU For 2015-16 Season
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ECU and U.S. Cellular Team Up For Fantasy Football Camp

From the Charlotte Observer
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Four-star wing has ECU in top five
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Commit Impact- Keyshawn Canady (sub req'd)

Baseball- Armstrong fans lone batter in Triple-A All-Star Game
New Bern Sun Journal

Three-run seventh helps Tides reclaim first place
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Knights Drop Opener 6-3
milb.com

The No. 3 prospect ready for a chance
Union Leader

2015 East Carolina Pirates Season Win Total Picks and NCAA Football Predictions
Doc's Sports Service

Celebrating C-USA- History of Baseball
CUSA

July 16 2015

From ecupirates.com
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Track & Field Announces 25 Signees for 2015-16
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Isaiah Jones Named To 2015 Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Jones earns Biletnikoff inclusion
247 Sports

Jones on Billetnikoff Watch List
rivals.com

First Look: Tulsa
scout.com

Living the Dream
Outer Banks Sentinel

Inside Look- The Chicago Bears Quarterbacks
ChicagoNow

5 Sleepers On The New York Giants That Can Contribute
Yardbarker

Pair of Indians players helps lift International League to Triple-A All-Star victory
  
New York Yankees prospect Kyle Roller tied the game and singled Hanson to third with one out in the inning
Indy Star

VIDEO- Lincoln Riley through the eyes of Muleshoe, Texas
News OK

Campus: ECU to create the first School of Entrepreneurship in the East
WNCT 9

Campus: ECU establishing Miller School of Entrepreneurship
Raleigh News & Observer

Campus: Couple give $5 million to ECU
Greenville Daily Reflector

July 15 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Verbal- Playmaker Canady headed to Greenville
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Pirates Added To Butkus And Lombardi Watch Lists
ecupirates.com

From the East Carolinian
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East Carolina bass fishing finishes sixth at College National Championships
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East Carolina women's golfing trio earns academic honors
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East Carolina football players added to award watch lists
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East Carolina football players added to award watch lists
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Track and Cross Country coach excels with coaching pedigree

Baseball | Clippers' Armstrong gets last-minute All-Star invite
The Columbus Dispatch

Lions rookies learning how to mind the QB
The Vancouver Sun

Thirteen players, four from ECU on Lombardi Award watch list
Wilmington Star-News

Former NFL player Tony Collins to host football camp Sunday
Finger Lakes Times

Which NFC East offensive newcomer will make the biggest impact?
Washington Post

Dwayne Harris, Roy Helu Jr. and Other Overlooked Acquisitions Ready to Shine
Bleacher Report

From 247 Sports
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2015 Season Preview- ECU
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Atlanta Falcons training camp preview- Wide receivers

July 14 2015

Smith picks ECU for baseball
Mount Airy News

Baseball- Clippers' pitcher Armstrong named Triple-A All-Star
New Bern Sun Journal

From 247 Sports
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Canady chooses ECU
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Top 5 opposing running backs

Chicago Bears 2015 training camp preview- Quarterbacks
chicagofootball.com

Projected Chicago Bears' Final 53-Man Roster, Pre-Training Camp Edition
Bleacher Report

Tracking Minnesota's athletes on Twitter
TwinCities Pioneer Press

July 13 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Knowles-Tener tackles American 
football

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Justin Hardy called the new 'secret weapon' for the Atlanta Falcons
Fox Sports

Craig aims for return to majors
Wilmington Star-News

Opponent Preview- Towson
247 Sports

Blue Jays Drown Hammerheads for Second-Straight Win
milb.com

Berry Tramel: Emails in on conference...”
newsOK.com

July 12 2015

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

Riak's game developing
Greenville Daily Reflector (sub req'd)

College Football Preview- The 2015 East Carolina Pirates
Sports Chat Place

Florida Gators vs. East Carolina 2015 game preview
issportsweb

NFL Rookies Worth Taking a Chance on in Fantasy Football
Bleacher Report

Williams Spins Smokies To 6-1 Win
milb.com

July 11 2015

From ecupirates.com
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Roundup- ECU Athletics Takeover of The David Glenn Show
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Boyd And Harris Named To Outland Trophy Watch List

ECU offensive line duo heads Outland Trophy watch list
Wilmington Star-News

Former Nation Ford standout J.T. Boyd named to Outland Trophy watch list
Rock Hill Herald

WATCH- This highlight video of Falcons rookie WR Justin Hardy will get you amped
Yardbarker

FOOTBALL- GEORGE KOONCE SHARES HIS WORK IN NEW BERN BOOK SIGNING
New Bern Sun Journal

'10 for 10' No. 9- East Carolina derails the 2008 season
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Prospect Shawn Armstrong continues scoreless streak with Columbus Clippers- Cleveland Indians Class AAA Report
Cleveland Plain Dealer

July 10 2015

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Volleyball Unveils 2015 Schedule
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Compher Nominated to Attend Marine Corps Executive Forum

First Look- BYU
Scout
.com

Can Kurt Benkert be the next star quarterback for the East Carolina 
Underdog Dynasty

Street Soccer USA's Lawrence Cann- Creating a model for urban America
S
occer America

CBS Sports- Justin Hardy Could Be 'Secret Weapon' - Atlanta Falcons
AtlantaFalcons.com (blog)

July 9, 2015

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Women's Soccer Releases 2015 Schedule
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Bryce Williams Named To 2015 Mackey Award Watch List

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Sammy Batten- Diligence in tracking recruit pays for ECU
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College football recruiting- Statesville QB displays amazing arm strength, accuracy in video

How Elite 11 Fraternity Helped Mold Paul Troth's Football Career
Bleacher Report

Atlanta Falcons- Is Justin Hardy the new secret weapon?
247 Sports

Football- Finding life after football- Koonce to hold book signing Friday
New Bern Sun Journal

Boise Open says goodbye to July
KTVB

Hometown heroes- Former Ashbrook standout named to national college football award watch list
Gaston Gazette

Dwayne Harris is an Important Yet Expensive Signing for the Giants
Yardbarker

Summer Q&A- Dwayne Harris adjusts to NY
New York Football Giants

July 8, 2015

From ecupirates.com
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Zeek Bigger Named To 2015 Bednarik Award Watch List
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Macy Summer Session Blog VII- The Recruiting Trail
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Golfing Trio Earns WGCA Scholar All-America Honors

From the East Carolinian
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Bigger, Jones named to pre-season award watch lists
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East Carolina Track assistant coach takes long road back to program

Returning All-ACC picks, ECU’s Bigger headline preseason Bednarik Award candidates
Wilmington Star-News

40 schedule observations for this college football season
  
See #26
YAHOO! Sports

Bolka swinging hot bat
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

Bears Training Camp Preview- Defensive Line
Scout Bear Report

Standout Jamestown High golfer remembered through the game he loved
The Virginia Gazette

Arnold native transitions into new role with Texas Rangers
Capital Gazette

First Look- SMU
Scout
.com

July 7, 2015

Isaiah Jones Named To Hornung Award Watch List
ecupirates.com

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)
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ECU freshmen hit the court
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ECU recognized for partnerships

Jones makes Hornung Watch List
rivals.com

Jones Named To Hornung Award Watch List
scout.com

Chiefs Thompson a quick study in school, and on field with HR in 7-2 win over Burlington
Peoria Star Journal

Football Notebook- Players taking ownership in summer
Elizabeth City Daily Advance

July 6, 2015

From Bonesville.net
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ECU kept its eye on future CB
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

2015 Football Team Preview- East Carolina
TheAmerican.org

Pirates prepare for second year in AAC
247 Sports

First Look: Virginia Tech
Scout.com

UConn Football Insider- Taking A Look At Oct. 30 Opponent ECU
Hartford Courant

July 5, 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Pirates dig up a 'gem' in 252
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Commits- Rondre Knowles-Tener, 
Jalen Price, Kenyon Taylor

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Jessica Hirschbuhl Named East Carolina Assistant Softball Coach
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ECU Named 2015 Spring Scholar All-American Team
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Macy Summer Session Blog VI- Leadership & Elevation
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Jones Finishes in Top 10 at USATF Championships
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Goggins Turns in Solid Effort at USATF Outdoor Championships
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Macy Summer Session Blog VI- Leadership & Elevation
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Jones, Goggins to Compete at USA Outdoor National Championships

From the East Carolinian
-Campus: 
Chancellor Ballard steps down
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East Carolina sends Jones and Goggins to USA Nationals
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Pirate Profile- Amanda Broz continues East Carolina career in athletic department
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Hoffman, Williams, finding stride in minor leagues
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Column- APR leaves holes in the system
-Campus: 
ECU, UNCP form physical therapy partnership

T&F: Pirate coach reflects, looks ahead
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

Redskins- Willie Smith happy to be back home
247 Sports

ECU football ‘Air Raid’ searching for best commander
Raleigh News & Observer

2015 CFN Preview - East Carolina Pirates
College Football News

Campus: INTERACTIVE MAP- Expert says record-breaking year of shark attacks
WSOC

Campus: 3 factors are brewing the perfect storm for shark attacks
Business Insider

 Links of Interest
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Bonesville Homepage Headlines
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Spied from the Crow's Nest
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ecupirates.com
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East Carolina - Google Search
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Latest AP Headlines - ECU
-Greenville Daily Reflector -ECU
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TEC - Sports
 Pirate Radio 1250
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HTC - 247 Sports
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East Carolina - Scout.com
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ECU Washington Daily News

July 31 2015

'JoJo' Blanks 'a perfect example' of never giving up on a dream
Fayetteville Observer

Preseason coaches poll has Florida State as top-rated ACC team
Wilmington Star-News

Ohio State suspends star defender Joey Bosa, three others for season opener
Houston Chronicle

From the Charlotte Observer
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It’s back to business for Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly
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Drug citation alone won’t keep Panthers WR Stephen Hill off roster
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Another year, another Super Bowl promise from a Carolina Panthers player
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Panthers coach Rivera will miss 2 practices to attend brother’s funeral
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Ron Rivera- Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin showed up at camp in good shape
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Not everyone on track enjoys open-mic spats
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Harry Giles, top NC high school basketball player, will transfer to Oak Hill Academy

Redskins' Griffin says his focus is future, not the past
The Virginian Pilot

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes hire Michelle McMahon to replace Chantel McCabe as TV host
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Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics
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T.J. Warren, David West take break from NBA to give back in Raleigh

Ellis Johnson- No formal talks to return to USC
Columbia (SC) The State

Herd’s schedule will improve as C-USA improves
Metro News

Greg Little one of two WRs Bengals sign to fill James Wright's shoes
ESPN

UNLV road trip could complicate 2017 BYU football schedule
vanquishthefoe.com

July 30 2015

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Former Virginia Tech safety C.J. Reavis loses appeal; lawyer blasts decision
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ODU football fan's health is failing but his team spirit never will
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American Sports Network will televise Appalachian State-ODU football game
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ACC states its case, fights to claim a spot in football playoffs
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Redskins agree to long-term deal with Ryan Kerrigan

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Thomas Davis- These Panthers have more talent than 2014 NFC South champs
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Brady fights on, files lawsuit to stop suspension
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Former NC State receiver eyes big future at Yale
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New wide receivers eager to go for Duke

Advocating mandatory football conference membership for Notre Dame misguided
Hampton Roads Daily Press

July 29 2015

Five in-state ACC football games (and one from ECU) I can’t wait to see
Wilmington Star-News

Proposed high school realignment to be released Monday
  Son of former ECU star running back Cedric Van Buren makes baseball commitment
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Next step for Gamecocks QB Connor Mitch- Earn starting job for Spurrier
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Duke coach David Cutcliffe finds inspiration in LB Kelby Brown
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Want to get your kid a sports scholarship? Read this

July 28 2015

From WRAL Sportsfan
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Players eager for 'food money' as cost of attendance set to take effect
Mitchell- Cost of attendance set to take effect for Power 5 schools

From the Charlotte Observer
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NASCAR driver Buddy Baker faces death with predictable courage
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Source- Charlotte Hornets to sign Elliot Williams
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Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, 25, retires

Redskins set for training camp in Richmond starting Thursday
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Former UNC star Heather O’Reilly on Women’s World Cup title, bond with Tar Heels
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NC State’s new No. 16 follows in Russell Wilson’s footsteps

ODU's Wilder lobbying to get Sept. 26 home football game with Appalachian State on TV
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

'Mid-Atlantic Memories' to flow at Charlotte Fanfest
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

WFU’s Buddie a finalist for AD position at Furman
Winston Salem Journal

July 27 2015

Lonnie Galloway Heading to WCU Hall of Fame
247 Sports

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ACC hopes to keep seat at College Football Playoff table
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Remembering the reasons for the ACC’s most recent expansion
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Tar Heels taking a risk with neutral-site opener, but rivals want in

From the Dallas Morning News
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Gosselin- Chad Morris will have SMU back with the big boys quicker than you think
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A look at 5 things SMU needs to do to avoid last season’s failures

From the Charlotte Observer
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NASCAR- Kyle Busch's Brickyard 400 win 'biggest of my career so far'
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Jeff Gordon suffers his worst day at Indy

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson football- A game-by-game breakdown of the 2015 schedule
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USC football: A game-by-game breakdown of the 2015 schedule

Virginia Tech adds commitments from Chesapeake native LB Tavante Beckett, Georgia OL Patrick Kearns
Hampton Roads Daily Press

July 26 2015

From the Charlotte Observer
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Charlotte scores big – again – with soccer
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Chelsea tops Paris Saint-Germain in penalty kicks
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Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois leads Chelsea to penalty-kick victory over Paris Saint-Germain
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‘Disappointed’ Jeff Gordon chasing 6th – and final – Indianapolis victory
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Most intriguing Panthers- Here’s our list as Carolina heads to training camp
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10 questions on Hornets’ roster remake, including most important addition

Carlton- Athletes have plans for cost-of-attendance stipend, but concerns remain
Dallas Morning News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Carolina Hurricanes top pick Hanifin has eyes on NHL, but team in no rush
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Analysis finds ties between wealth, winning in NC high school sports
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NCAA basketball tournament seeding changes will have impact

Report- 2 Florida players cited for not paying for food
YAHOO! Sports

Ranking the ACC's non-conference schedules
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Conference USA teams raising their game as league raises its profile
Daily News

July 25 2015

UNC defensive back Simmons suspended indefinitely
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC suspends cornerback Malik Simmons after 2 arrests
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Hurricanes have jobs open, but who will fill them?
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Phil Jackson takes outdated shot at Duke basketball
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Ultimate thrill for Raleigh’s newest pro team
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Thomas gives Georgia Tech a chance to win the Coastal again

From the Charlotte Observer
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Spoiler alert- NASCAR trying out new aerodynamic package at Indy
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NBA All-Star game in Charlotte needs nearly $6 million in support
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Carolina Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin says he’s at ‘playing weight,’ ready to go
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Q&A- 5 questions with Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois

QBs on the move- Growing number of quarterbacks choosing to transfer
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Hokies trainer- You could never tell Brandon Facyson was hurt
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Drivers adjusting to new rules package
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Preps Spotlight- South Carolina drops eight-quarter rule for high school football, and we should too

July 24 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Area football coaches keep it light at Pigskin Preview
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NC State’s Thornton tabbed preseason All-ACC
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Shaw, St. Aug’s football teams look to bounce back in CIAA
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NC State’s Jacoby Brissett, UNC’s Marquise Williams named to Manning Award watch list
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UNC faculty athletics representative reappointed
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Cost of attendance money could take the place of jobs for college athletes

Triangle coaches come together for annual Pigskin Preview 
WRAL Sportsfan

From the Durham Herald-Sun
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KICKIN’ IT OFF- Pigskin Preview takes moment to honor late Don Shea
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Puzzle coming together for UNC, Fedora says

Atlantic no pleasure cruise for everyone not named Clemson, FSU
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Kyle Busch’s comeback ‘a great, great story,’ NASCAR owner Joe Gibbs says
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Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera expects Kelvin Benjamin to be in shape for camp
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Clemson QB Watson eager for big season

July 23 2015

From the Charlotte Observer
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Talks under way for more UNC-South Carolina football games in Charlotte
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Charlotte 49ers in for ‘culture shock’ in first season in Conference USA
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In former UNC star Tyler Hansbrough, Hornets find an enforcer
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Spurrier- Not too old to coach, will be around 'a long time'
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Q&A with former NFL star Jerome Bettis, who says Panthers will be ‘formidable’

Q&A with Pinehurst president Tom Pashley about the 2024 U.S. Open
Fayetteville Observer

From the Wilmington Star-News
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As sweltering as it was in Pinehurst, these coaches’ seats are even hotter
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Former four-star wide receiver Cunningham transferring to UNC

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State football feels right at home in new indoor practice facility
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Former heralded WR prospect Jordan Cunningham transfers to UNC
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Jamaica stuns US 2-1 in Gold Cup semifinals

Limited Seating Remains For Thursday's Pigskin Preview
goheels.com

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Despite rousing launch, expanding College Football Playoff would be premature
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Beamer sounds energized but knows Hokies need to win

Back to the future- Virginia Tech football looks to return to winning ways
Augusta Chronicle

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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No FBS conference has been led by a woman, but C-USA could be the first
-
UAB will get to blaze a new football trail thanks to coach

From CBS Sports
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Snyder on Big 12 expansion- Go get Huskers
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Ex-Florida QB Driskel will start at La. Tech

Notebook- The Big 12 talks Texas Tech
Rivals.com

Baylor remains a holdout on a quality football schedule
News OK

July 22 2015

Football- Hokies looking forward to rematch with Buckeyes
New Bern Sun Journal

Gators preparing for next phase of transition as camp nears
Fox Sports

From CBS Sports
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FSU's Fisher takes responsibility
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Malzahn- SEC at a disadvantage in playoff
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Spurrier on weed- '3 pots and you're finished'

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Recent domestic violence incidents put FSU’s Fisher on the defensive
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New coordinator Chizik energizes UNC defense, but will that translate into results?
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This year, it’s Clemson’s turn to be ACC football favorite
-
Healthy Watson key to Clemson’s ACC title hopes

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State building depth with youth
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UNC’s Larry Fedora 'pretty positive' his program in good shape amid NCAA investigation
-
ACC football still skewed by division imbalance
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Duke ready to run the football
-
Magic to play Raptors in regular-season NBA game in London

From the Charlotte Observer
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Source- Former UNC star Tyler Hansbrough to join Hornets
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Charlotte 49ers’ basketball schedule features tough tournament, challenging league start
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Charlotte 49ers head to C-USA media day as full-time members

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Monarchs' youth will be on display at C-USA media day
-
UAB to resume football in 2017

Sun Belt particular during 12th member search
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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5 questions for SoCon Media Day
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Swinney ‘indebted’ to Bowden

July 21 2015

From CBS Sports
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Johnson wins wild Open
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Spieth's Slam quest ends
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Vegas, Quebec apply for NHL expansion teams
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Big 12 commish- Less contact, no expansion
-
Mizzou coach- ND must join league to play CFP

NSFW phrase in ACC football guide steals the show at media 
Syracuse Post-Standard

West Virginia Football- Dana Holgorsen Had The Best Quote Of College Football Media Days About New Oklahoma Offensive Coordinator
College Spun

Sammy Batten- Quarterback rivals have respect, even friendship
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC football tries to repair problems that derailed 2014 season
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ACC’s eyes from above a step toward better player safety
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Wolfpack, Tar Heels quarterbacks talk about summer at Manning camp
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Raleigh-based Dimension Data transforming Tour de France with real-time analytics

App State- Transition period is over
Winston Salem Journal

Kinston city council approves lease for potential baseball team at Grainger Stadium
WITN

ODU basketball player gets probation in assault case
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

July 20 2015

APNewsBreak- Documents detail Hawkins' payments in UNC case
Associated Press

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Florida State, for the right and wrong reasons, the talk of ACC football
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UNC storylines- What are reasonable expectations for the Tar Heels?
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Spieth, amateur Dunne eyeing history at St. Andrews

From the Charlotte Observer
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Kyle Busch wins at New Hampshire for 2nd straight Cup victory
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Panthers QB Cam Newton makes cameo at flag football tourney
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Summer stars- Seth Curry among standouts in Summer League
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Bests and worsts- fans weigh in on Charlotte Hornets’ offseason moves

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Patterson- What to watch for at ACC Kickoff
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Report- Army CB suffers 'serious head injury'

From NBC Sports
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UAB adds first player since shutting down program
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Big Ten revenue shares jump to $32M per school

July 18 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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ACC football weaker at top, stronger in middle
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. on NASCAR safety- ‘It was trial and error’
-
After 10-hour wait for wind, Dustin Johnson leads British
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Dempsey's 3 goals lift US over Cuba 6-0, into Gold Cup semis

Who’s Who in the ACC on preseason football watch lists
Wilmington Star-News

5 Carolinians on the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List
oldnorthbanter.com

From the Charlotte Observer
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N.C. boasts strong crop of basketball talent in 2016 recruiting class
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UNC storylines- Will Marquise Williams and the offense realize their potential?
-
Panthers CB Josh Norman doesn’t slow down in offseason
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Panthers DT Colin Cole not done yet, but he’s preparing for that day
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Quick takes- The most embarrassing moment in sports is

Keys For Virginia Tech Success In 2015
Campus Insider

July 18 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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By logic, talent, or default, Virginia Tech is the choice to win the ACC Coastal
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UNC storylines- Will the offensive line be significantly improved?
-
NC State hoops schedule more steak than sizzle
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Dustin Johnson still in control at St. Andrews

From the Charlotte Observer
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Consensus in NASCAR garage- Low-downforce package has it
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Michael Jordan to be inducted in FIBA Hall of Fame
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Is North Carolina unfair to girls who want to be high school athletes?

McClelland explains qualities needed for new C-USA commissioner
Monroe (LA) News-Star

Doug Smock- Look for Herd to repeat in division
Charleston Gazette

RNE linebacker T.J. Brunson commits to Louisville
Columbia (SC) The State

Insider- When will UAB play football again?
CBS Sports

Doug Barber- Brett Favre's South Mississippi 'moxey' will be in spotlight Saturday
Biloxi Sun Herald

July 17 2015

C-USA commissioner to resign, take over CFB Playoff Foundation
Sporting News

Bye, bye, Britton — Banowsky steps down as C-USA commissioner
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail

SEC coaches bring the humor to Media Days
Houston Chronicle

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC storylines- Gene Chizik and the revamped defense
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Spieth opens bid with good round, familiar foe in Scotland
-
Top 10 most important Duke football players- No. 7 Dwayne Norman

From the Charlotte Observer
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Kemba Walker must become consistent shooter for Hornets to become consistent winners
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Ex-girlfriend of Kurt Busch resigns from military charity
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Charlotte’s international sports also bring Cuban defections
-
Chiefs LB Justin Houston’s deal likely won’t impact Panthers’ Luke Kuechly
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NASCAR driver Daniel Suarez looking for first national series victory

Preps Spotlight- NCHSAA suspends D.H. Conley football coach Brian Paschal for year
Fayetteville Observer

Sapakoff- New SEC commish nudges ahead on Confederate flag issue
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Five Hokies lead this preseason All-ACC football ballot
Hampton Roads Daily Press

July 16 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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4 NC duos finish in top 10 at collegiate bass fishing national championship
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UNC football player goes back a long way with golf star Jordan Spieth
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ESPYs honor late college basketball player Lauren Hill
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Top 10 most important Duke football players- No. 8 Johnell Barnes
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UNC football storylines- Is it time yet?

ACC receivers get cold shoulder from Biletnikoff Award
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Charlotte’s CONCACAF Gold Cup matches are as much festival as football
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Aaron Harrison is a Charlotte Hornet, but there’s more work to do
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Gold Cup- Cuba seals spot in quarterfinals with win over Guatemala
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Trinidad & Tobago seals 4-4 draw against Mexico with extra-time goal
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2 Cuban players believed to have defected before match at BofA stadium

Five Burning Questions- North Carolina Tar Heels
Fox Sports

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Stephen Schramm- USGA wise to return to Pinehurst
-
College football- Charlotte getting no respect for 1st year in C-USA

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Wednesday's local roundup- ODU picked to finish sixth in C-USA East Division
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Austin Nichols free to transfer to U.Va., thanks to influential lawyer

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Sapakoff- Big Ten nags SEC as Saban fixes Alabama
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Clemson’s Swinney stresses discipline, consequences
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Spur of the Moment- Number which will determine when Spurrier steps down- It’s not his age
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Postcard from SEC Media Days- Overlooked Missouri, again

July 15 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Trout hits leadoff HR, wins MVP as AL All-Stars top NL 6-3
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NC State forward Abdul-Malik Abu balances Ramadan fast, on-court improvement
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US Open golf back to Pinehurst in 2024
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Spieth trying to look at British Open as another event

From the Charlotte Observer
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Does soccer success equal MLS? Charlotte has league’s attention
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Focus key for Mexico entering Wednesday’s Gold Cup match
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What to watch for in Wednesday’s CONCACAF Gold Cup matches
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Gold Cup soccer fans’ guide
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Panthers show off new suites with more TVs, retractable windows
-
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart looking to turn season around

From the Greensboro News-Record
Spurrier not stressed about success (VIDEO)
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Top recruits still watching UNC basketball, NCAA
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Duke basketball's ridiculous recruiting run
-
Wake Forest AD hopes for 'significant step forward' in 15-16
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UNC hires former player, coach Crawley as assistant
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Jones leaving Northern Guilford golf for college job

Hokies defense, UVa's Blanding grabbing a bunch of preseason attention
Roanoke Times

Countdown to the ACC Kickoff, No. 6- Frank Beamer
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

10 Once-'Hot' College Football Coaches Who Have Lost Their Luster
Bleacher Report

Mitch Vingle- Hamrick’s MU scheduling approach sound
Charleston (WV) Gazette

ACC nonconference scheduling not going unnoticed
ESPN

July 14 2015

The race is on among Group of 5 schools to be the next TCU
ESPN

Is ESPN A Giant Bubble About To Burst?
Fox Sports

From NBC Sports
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FSU prez talks to football team, vows accountability
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FSU prez talks to football team, vows accountability
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AD says Michigan declined game in front of 160K

Sapakoff- New SEC commish nudges ahead on Confederate flag issue
Charleston Post & Courier

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC basketball recruiting frustration continues
-
Reds' Todd Frazier wins All-Star Derby in home park
-
New study banning headers only part of stopping concussions
-
Top 10 most important Duke football players- No. 10 Will Monday

From the Charlotte Observer
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Hornets coach Steve Clifford believes roster changes improve team’s playoff hopes
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US, Panama play to 1-1 draw in CONCACAF Gold Cup match
-
Must watch- Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams can dance like champs, too
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Spieth arrives at St. Andrews, resuming Grand Slam quest

July 13 2015

UNC recruits await end of NCAA investigation
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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From Clayton to Cincy- Chris Archer’s rise to All-Star
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ACC’s new basketball official values the league’s rivalries
-
The hits (and errors) keep coming for veteran Bulls scorekeeper
-
Djokovic beats Federer for 3rd Wimbledon title, 9th major

From the Charlotte Observer
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New aero package rules the night at Kentucky Speedway
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Davidson’s Tyler Kalinoski looking to extend basketball career

Florida is taking an awfully big chance
campusinsiders.com

July 12 2015

Appalachian State 's Doug Gillin says stipends, ECU game, nationwide branding part of strategic plan in Sun Belt
Winston Salem Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Grayson Allen learning to be new face of Duke basketball
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Quinn Cook chasing NBA dream, city by city
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Williams wins Wimbledon for 'Serena Slam'; Grand Slam next?
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Clawson hoping to get Wake Forest back on track
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Hurricanes sign top pick Hanifin to entry-level contract

Editorial- Title IX successful, but more needed
Houston Chronicle

From the Charlotte Observer
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Charlotte Hornets in search of offense with makeover
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Source- Charlotte Hornets reach deal with Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison
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NASCAR Quaker State 400- Kyle Busch takes 2nd win of Cup season
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Q&A- Eugene Robinson says Carolina Panthers can go 12-4 behind Cam Newton
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College football title game CEO Hancock 'very impressed with Charlotte'
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5 things to know about Charlotte’s Gold Cup soccer matches

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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USC Top 10- On a team with plenty of question marks, Pharoh Cooper is the real thing
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Clemson Top 10- Sky’s the limit for Deshaun Watson, if he stays healthy

July 11 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Former NCCU baseball star killed in motorcycle crash
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Canes’ prospects camp ends, questions remain
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Local hockey prospects no longer a novelty to Canes
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Canes’ Summerfest set for Saturday

Story lines worth following at college football media days
USA Today

Virginia Tech's C.J. Reavis isn't enrolled in school after student conduct hearing
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Stephen Schramm- Transfer routine works for N.C. State Wolfpack
Fayetteville Observer

ODU's Bobby Wilder gets social, relaxes ban on Twitter
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

2017 All-Purpose Back Christian Beal Commits to Wake Forest
SB Nation

July 10 2015

Ken Stabler, Alabama football legend, dies at 69
AL.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Is UNC one of the most underachieving football programs of all time?
-
NC State misses out on Greek big man
-
Haydn Fleury, Carolina Hurricanes top pick in 2014, goes from green to red

From the Charlotte Observer
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Jeremy Lin makes Hornets better, but hype beyond that is ‘Linsanity’
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NCAA lifts ban on holding championships in South Carolina
-
Cam Newton, Rory McIlroy are human, but fans don’t want to let them be
-
NASCAR driver Kyle Larson still looking for repeat of 2014 successes

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Virginia Tech RB McKenzie will serve 15 days in jail
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ODU football stadium consultant visiting Norfolk this week

July 9, 2015

Ex NC State Star C.J. Wilson injures hand in fireworks accident
Lincoln Times-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Judge- Redskins' trademark must be canceled; team to appeal
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UNC Tar Heels release full 2015-16 non-conference basketball schedule
-
Canes believe they picked the right Sebastian Aho in NHL draft
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NC anglers set to compete in bass fishing college national championship
-
Cam Newton takes skills Down Under

From the Charlotte Observer
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Source- Charlotte Hornets to add Jeremy Lin as Kemba Walker’s backup
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Fowler- Jeremy Lin signing a good move for Charlotte Hornets
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Hornets’ PJ Hairston cited for driving with revoked license in third legal issue in as many years
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Hornets’ PJ Hairston rediscovers 3-point stroke during 81-68 summer league loss

Five Burning Questions- Virginia Tech Hokies
Fox Sports

Grayson Allen received Duke's first "One Shining Moment Award." Here's a look at who Coach K would've chosen from other championship teams
Fayetteville Observer

Houston shows off in bid to land college football title game
Houston Chronicle

July 8, 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke linebacker Kelby Brown tears ACL for fourth time, ends career
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For NC State, roster turnover nothing new
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Big plans for NC State’s Cat Barber, but questions for his backup
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Canes hope winger Sergey Tolchinsky will make impact
-
Austin Dillon says he feels like Superman after surviving crash
-
NASCAR targets 4 more races with new rules packages
-
College Football Playoff panel visits Charlotte
-
Hornets beat Nets for first summer-league victory

From the Winston Salem Journal
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UNC's Turner takes leading role on veteran offensive line
-
App State’s Cox gets nod for Maxwell

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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U.Va. looks to keep coach Tony Bennett in Charlottesville with new contract
-
Virginia's Steve Swanson experiences coaching opportunity of a lifetime at World Cup

July 7, 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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A win, then a hug- Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon
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Canes top pick Noah Hanifin makes his first impression
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Prospect Pesce off the ice, but on the Canes’ radar
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Raleigh native Chris Archer named to AL All-Star team
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UNC among top teams in NCAA basketball attendance

From the Charlotte Observer
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After Daytona crash, experts offer 3 solutions to keep race fans safe
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Brian France- NASCAR’s ‘hard at work’ reviewing Daytona crash
-
Charlotte Hornets summer team is first real point-guard experience for Aaron Harrison
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Ex-Charlotte prep, college coach is new Hornets ‘shot doctor’
-
Q&A with Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott

Face it- The Redskins stink, and that's not likely to change
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Wilmington Star-News
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UNC, State, Duke place players on Hornung Award watch list
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UNCW Hoops (M)- Eastern Kentucky to visit Trask Coliseum

ACC Basketball- N.C. State shows biggest increase in NCAA men's basketball attendance
Fayetteville Observer

Chuck Landon- Did MU make good or bad move with Appy State?
Huntington Herald Dispatch

Mayor Nutter's transition team is already at work
Philadelphia Daily News

Michigan leaves Adidas, announces new Nike deal
NBC Sports

Florida State boots suspended QB Johnson
CBS Sports

July 6, 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Lloyd hat trick leads US over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title
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World Cup Final- USA 4, Japan 1 | 07.05.15
-
NASCAR- Dale Earnhardt Jr. outruns last-lap crash to win Coke Zero 400
-
4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, too
-
TOUR DE FRANCE WATCH- Cavendish fuming against 'imbeciles'
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Jacobs- Confederate flag issue brings back bad memories for ACC’s first black athletes
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There’s more to ‘Moonlight’ Graham’s story
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McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Innovative former Virginia Tech AD Jim Weaver passes away
-
Former Hokies AD Jim Weaver lived for family
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ODU coach Jeff Jones 'humbled' by support since his prostate cancer surgery

From the Virginian Pilot
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Shark fears setting in- Doesn't mean you need to stop getting in
-
ODU is quietly putting together a pretty nice football recruiting class

From CBS Sports
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Alabama football self-reports five secondary violations to NCAA
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NCAA speaks to Laremy Tunsil's stepfather in Ole Miss investigation

July 5, 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Jill Ellis’ path to US bench began at NC State
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Will history repeat itself- The US women hope not
-
'Unbelievable'- Jankovic tops 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova
-
2 points from loss, Serena wins at Wimbledon; Venus next
-
Charlotte Hornets P.J. Hairston wants to be team’s ‘maker’
-
Pressure builds at Syracuse as bad years pile up
-
Canes take top defenseman Hanifin with 1st round draft pick
-
Cuba confirms defection of 2 baseball players during US trip

Transferring is newest trend in women’s college basketball
Middletown Press

Stipend discussion far from over for CAA, UNCW
Wilmington Star-News

Schedules not earning respect for Marshall
Huntington Herald-Dispatch

From the Collegefootballnews.com
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The start of a new season cannot come soon enough in Chapel Hill
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Nine wins felt oddly hollow in Durham. Now that's a sign of undeniable progress

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July 31 2015

From theAmerican.org
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ESPN's Kevin Negandhi To Emcee American Athletic Conference Football Media Days
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More Than 2,100 Student-Athletes Named To 2014-15 All-Academic Team

From the Dallas Morning News
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Larry Brown on NCAA's investigation- 'I'm confident we're going to move on'
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Five things to watch for from Chad Morris and SMU at AAC media days

UC quarterback Jarred Evans reinstated to football team
Cincinnati Enquirer

How does Tulane replace two defensive backs drafted into the NFL?
New Orleans Times Picayune

UCF football closes several preseason camp practices to the public
Orlando Sentinel

Temple breaks ground on canoe house
philly.com

UConn Football Insider- Huskies Get 2nd Chance At Tulane Nov. 7
Hartford Courant (sub req'd)

July 30 2015

Sources: SMU's Larry Brown facing 'lack of coach control' charge from NCAA
Yahoo! Sports

From the Dallas Morning News
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Report- SMU's Larry Brown in trouble with NCAA, could face 'lack of coach control' charge
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Five things that could cause SMU to be worse in 2015

Herman challenges UH fans- 'Half-empty stadium is unacceptable'
Houston Chronicle

Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Awards
theAmerican.org

Jensen- Some etiquette lessons for Owls
philly.com

Breaking down the Tigers- U of M thin at DB
Memphis Commercial Appeal (sub req'd)

Assessing USF's latest depth chart
Tampa Bay Times

July 29 2015

Looking ahead to 2015-16 AAC men’s basketball season
New Haven Register

From theAmerican.org
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2014-15 Team Academic Excellence Award Winners
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American Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Schedule Matchups and Tournament Format Announced

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF football coaches look to answer questions one week before preseason camp
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George O'Leary wants a medical withdrawal for DB Chris Williams after gunshot injury

SMU specialists breakdown- Mustangs have new weapon at kicker
Dallas Morning News

Tulane football 2015- Get to know Nov. 27 opponent Tulsa
New Orleans Times Picayune

New USF staff assignments include former linebacker Stephen Nicolas
Tampa Bay Times

July 28 2015

Lineup Announced for Summer Kickoff and Media Days
theamerican.org

Report- Ex-Memphis basketball star headed to U.Va
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Gunner Kiel joins UC Bearcats' contingent at AAC football media days
Cincinnati Enquirer

Donnie Jones expects big improvement for UCF basketball- More talent, more depth
Orlando Sentinel

Tulane football 2015- Get to know Nov. 21 opponent SMU
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Dallas Morning News
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Gosselin- Chad Morris will have SMU back with the big boys quicker than you think
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A look at 5 things SMU needs to do to avoid last season’s failures

Owls' non-conference schedule
philly.com

TU basketball player after car crash- 'No way I should be walking'
Tulsa World

Archibald vows long-term allegiance to USF
Tampa Bay Times

USF unveils new football uniforms
Tampa Tribune

Breaking down the Tigers- Defensive line
Memphis Commercial Appeal (sub req'd)

July 27 2015

2015 NCAA Football Season Preview- Temple Owls Look To Make The Leap
VAVEL

CFN Rankings - UC Bearcats
College Football News

USF basketball teams will play four games in Spain
Tampa Tribune

Former USF basketball star B.B. Waldon focuses on recovery
Tampa Bay Times

SMU receives verbal commitment from three-star TE Ryan Becker
Dallas Morning News

Heat Trade Former UConn Star Shabazz Napier to Magic
Hartford Courant

July 26 2015

Navy Quarterback Keenan Reynolds On Yahoo Sports Radio Sunday Night At 7:30 PM
Navy Sports

SMU AD- Why cost-of-attendance stipend doesn't tell whole story
Dallas Morning News

Observations from Tulane's final prospect camp
New Orleans Times Picayune

TU coach Philip Montgomery tells youth football coaches they play important role
Tulsa World

Tiger football capitalizes on excitement
Memphis Commercial Appeal (sub req'd)

July 25 2015

From the Tampa Bay Times
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Baseball- Bulls signing class ranked sixth nationally
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Asiantii Woulard seeking waiver from NCAA

Why you should watch Temple
philly.com

Oklahoma defensive tackle Alex Criddle commits to Tulane
New Orleans Times Picayune

Tulsa's main AAC basketball competition continues to be SMU and UConn
Tulsa World

SMU adds second commitment of night in three-star tight end Corey Rau
Dallas Morning News

July 24 2015

From theamerican.org
2015 Football Team Preview- Cincinnati
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UConn's Stokes, Tulane's Kaplan Nominated For NCAA Woman of the Year
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Temple's Matthews Wins 111th Open Championship
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Nine from The American Receive Academic All-America Honors

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane football 2015- Get to know Nov. 7 opponent Connecticut
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Tulane releases preseason football practice dates for 2015

UC adds another former 4-star wide receiver, from LSU
Cincinnati Enquirer

Officers punished for arrest of former USF safety Allen
Tampa Tribune

College roundup- Navy renews radio deal with WBAL for football broadcasts
Annapolis Capital (sub req'd)

Tiger football season-ticket sales top '14 total
Memphis Commercial Appeal (sub req'd)

July 23 2015

AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE AND SEC SET TO PLAY WOMEN’S BASKETBALL CHALLENGE
theamerican.org

Tulane football 2014- Get to know Oct. 31 opponent Memphis
New Orleans Times Picayune

Irish, Navy to play 2018 game in San Diego
CBS Sports

Report- Missouri DB David Johnson "likely" to transfer to SMU
Dallas Morning News

John Klein- Kathy Baker Guadagnino set lofty bar for TU athletes
Tulsa World

Women's hoops- Bulls announce sturdy non-AAC slate
Tampa Bay Times

July 22 2015

From theamerican.org
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#AmericanKickoff Returns to Newport
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2015 Football Team Preview- Memphis

Miami Beach Bowl (& Brawl) Redux- ESPNU airing Tigers-BYU tonight as 23rd best game of 2014 season
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Former 4-star receiver transfers to UC from Virginia
Cincinnati Enquirer

Tulane football 2015- Get to know Oct. 24 opponent Navy
New Orleans Times Picayune

Temple hoops to visit Wisconsin in Dec
philly.com

From the Tulsa World
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Big 12 Media Days | Baylor's Art Briles 'extremely proud' of former assistant, new TU coach Philip Montgomery
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TU-New Mexico to kick off at 7 p.m. on Sept. 12

For now, Bulls-to-Big 12 buzz has no substance
Tampa Bay Times

Ex-USF basketball standout Waldon grateful to survive car crash
Tampa Tribune

Notre Dame Opponent Preview- at Temple
247 Sports

July 21 2015

PREVIEW: The league is stronger with the addition of one key piece
College Football News

Conference Preview- AAC Breakdown
Roto Wire

Tulane football 2015- Get to know Oct. 16 opponent Houston
New Orleans Times Picayune

Chad Morris on how his team can change the culture at SMU
Dallas Morning News

Tulsa hopes to showcase offense under new coach Philip Montgomery
Tulsa World

From the Tampa Bay Times
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Men's hoops- Perry feeling better than ever
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Former Pasco High star Archibald transferring to USF
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Golf outing, alumni game to benefit B.B. Waldon

Memphis Tigers add 2015 Arizona combo guard
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 20 2015

Preview 2015 - CFN All-AAC Team & Top 30 Players
College Football News

UCF DB Williams hospitalized after being shot
CBS Sports

Memorable Superdome moments, No. 33- Tulane thumps La. Tech to finish regular season 11-0
New Orleans Times Picayune

Memphis Tigers add 2015 Arizona combo guard
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 18 2015

UCF DB Chris Williams sustained gunshot injury
Orlando Sentinel

Tuberville enters Year 3- 'It wasn't built in one day'
Cincinnati Enquirer

July 18 2015

UC close to approving Fifth Third Arena renovations
Cincinnati Enquirer

George O'Leary makes his first hire as UCF's interim athletic director
Orlando Sentinel

SMU linebackers breakdown- Mustangs leaning on senior Jonathan Yenga
Dallas Morning News

July 17 2015

2015 Football Team Preview- UCF
theamerican.org

UCF football opponent preview- Tulsa hopes to showcase offense under new coach Philip Montgomery
Orlando Sentinel

Tulane football 2015- Get to know Oct. 3 opponent Central Florida
New Orleans Times Picayune

Assault Hearing For Former UConn Football Player Postponed
Hartford Courant

SMU defensive line breakdown- Changes in store as Ponies switch to four-man front
Dallas Morning News

From Navy Sports
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Navy Senior Fullback Chris Swain Named A Preseason Candidate For The 2015 Doak Walker Award
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Navy Senior Quarterback Keenan Reynolds Named To The 2015 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List

Tulsa basketball- The best AAC team that nobody's talking about
Tulsa World

Pastner eyes prospects at Georgia AAU event
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 16 2015

UCF football opponent preview- Cincinnati's defense has room to improve
Orlando Sentinel

Former UConn tight end faces assault charge
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Tulsa World
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AAC basketball full of transfers in and out this offseason, Tulsa included
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TU's Keevan Lucas, Michael Mudoh named to watch lists

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tommy Bowden, Rich Rodriguez remember late Tulane football player JaJuan Dawson
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Watch Acadiana 3-star LB Kevin Moore make a full court shot with a football
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Tulane commit Darius May- ‘I’ve just got to stay humble’
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Tulane gets commitment from Brother Martin's Michael Kirsch

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU defensive line breakdown- Changes in store as Ponies switch to four-man front
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SMU's Larry Brown- We might have won a national title with Emmanuel Mudiay

Tigers Insider- Memphis-Nichols divorce a no-win
Memphis Commercial Appeal

College roundup- Navy linebacker nominated for Good Works Team
Annapolis Capital (sub req'd)

July 15 2015

2015 Football Team Preview- SMU
theamerican.org

UCF football opponent preview- New coach Tom Herman shakes up Houston
Orlando Sentinel

Former Tulane receiver JaJuan Dawson confirmed dead after fall from boat, report says
New Orleans Times Picayune

USF plans to recruit new Bulls fans with football campaign
Tampa Bay Times

Two Owls land on watch list
Philly.com

TU's Damaris Johnson talks riding out Hurricane Katrina, losing contact with family
Tulsa World

July 14 2015

UCF football opponent preview- Temple looks for more from its offense
Orlando Sentinel

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane football 2015- Get to know Sept. 3 opponent Duke
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Former Tulane football player JaJuan Dawson missing after fall from boat, report says

Expectations high for Temple FB
Philly.com

Baylor transfer DL Suleiman Masumbuko joins Tulsa
Tulsa World

From the Dallas Morning News
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SMU's Nic Moore helps Team USA capture gold at the World University Games
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SMU offensive line breakdown- Experienced group should improve

From the Tampa Bay Times
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USF's Williams helps lead U.S. to gold medal at World University Games
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Men's hoops- Bulls get Class of '16 commitment

July 13 2015

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF football opponent preview- UConn boasts strong defense
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UCF football opponent analysis- Tulane counting on QB to reduce turnovers

Allen to become an assistant with Celtics
Philly.com

July 12 2015

AAC Preview- Now with conference title game, a score shall be settled
Examiner

Organization key as UCF's George O'Leary begins new role as football coach, athletic director
Orlando Sentinel

Nichols' departure opens door for Dedric Lawson
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 11 2015

Football Friday- It All Comes Down To One
theamerican.org

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Tulane lands first player on preseason watch list for 2015
Jesuit product, Tulane QB Tanner Lee talks at Manning Passing Academy | Video

UCF football opponent series- South Carolina needs boost from its defense
Orlando Sentinel

SMU wide receiver breakdown- True freshmen will make impacts
Dallas Morning News

Josh Pastner Confidential, Part 5- On discipline
Memphis Commercial Appeal

TU's Garrett Stafford on Outland Trophy watch list
Tulsa World

July 10 2015

2015 Football Team Preview- Temple
theamerican.org

Expectations high for Temple football
philly.com

From the Tulsa World
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Breaking it down- A look at Tulsa's 2015 football schedule
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TU punter Dalton Parks on Ray Guy Award watch list

Will UC's Gunner Kiel be the Best Quarterback in the AAC this 
BCSNN

Pastner Confidential, Part 3- Reclassification
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UConn Football Insider- Taking A Look At South Florida (Oct. 17)
Hartford Courant (sub req'd)

UCF football opponent preview- Furman hopes to build on improved depth
Orlando Sentinel

July 9, 2015

From theamerican.org
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Eight American Athletic Conference Players On Maxwell, Bednarik Watch Lists
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2015 Football Team Preview- Tulane

Ex-USF standout Pierre-Paul hurts hand in fireworks mishap
Tampa Tribune

Bucs' C.J. Wilson, ex-USF star Pierre-Paul lose fingers in fireworks mishaps
Tampa Bay Times

SMU football 2015 week-by-week predictions- How will Mustangs fare under Chad Morris?
Dallas News

Jacksonville to host Navy-Notre Dame football matchup
Annapolis Capital (sub req'd)

Tulane, North Carolina hoops agree to 3-game series beginning in 2015-16 season
New Orleans Times Picayune

Owls land Penns Grove WR
philly.com

TU nonconference basketball schedule includes Wichita State, Oklahoma State, Oregon State
Tulsa World

UCF football opponent analysis- Stanford
Orlando Sentinel

Josh Pastner Confidential, Part 1- Scheduling
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 8, 2015

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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UC's Gunner Kiel named to Maxwell Award watch list
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Bearcats announce basketball non-conference schedule

It’s the dawn of a new day at Tulsa. Can the program get back in the hunt?
College Football News

Tulane to induct entire 2005-06 'Katrina Class' into athletic hall of fame
New Orleans Times Picayune

SMU running back breakdown- Pair of freshmen could shake up depth chart
Dallas Morning News

Tulsa, along with former QB Paul Smith and coach Todd Graham, were among Conference USA football's best
Tulsa World

From the Tampa Bay Times
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USF Bulls finally land QB Asiantii Woulard
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Marlon Mack on Maxwell Award watch list

Tigers' Austin Nichols to transfer, father says
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UCF opponent preview- FIU's depth improves, but Panthers need stronger QB play
Orlando Sentinel

UConn Football Offers Challenge- Make Us A Winner Again
Hartford Courant (Sub Req'd)

July 7, 2015

New deal makes UH's Todd Whitting highest-paid baseball coach in AAC
Houston Chronicle

Which combination of schools is the best Big 12 option?
Oklahoma News

From the Tulsa World
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Navy is officially an AAC member; will join Tulsa in AAC West
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Memphis' Justin Fuente, Tulsa's Philip Montgomery low on AAC hot seat rankings

Temple's deputy AD could aid stadium bid
philly.com

From the Hartford Courant
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McQuillan Has High Hopes In NFL Supplemental Draft
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UConn Basketball Attendance- Men See Small Increase, Women Small Decrease

UConn Men's Basketball- Huskies Rank 37th in Attendance in 2014-15, American Lags Behind
theuconnblog.com

SMU quarterback breakdown- Matt Davis brings much-needed stability
Dallas Morning News

SE Missouri AD to join Memphis as deputy AD
Memphis Commercial Appeal

July 6, 2015

Social Media Reacts To Navy's Entrance Into The American
TheAmerican.org

From the Houston Chronicle
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New coordinator Todd Orlando set to make over $1 million with Cougars
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Visit by LSU highlights UH's non-conference men's basketball schedule

From the Cincinnati Enquirer
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Ex-Bearcat Kenyon Martin retiring
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UC basketball adds Wilmington star, NC State transfer

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Brandon Goodwin leaving UCF basketball
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UCF's George O'Leary says he's ready to juggle coaching football, leading athletic department
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Bishop Moore DL Josh Keeler picks Yale over UCF, Vandy

From the Tampa Tribune
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Taggart’s staff at USF takes another hit
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USF officially adds two football transfers

John Klein- Tulsa's future is as uncertain as the Big 12
Tulsa World

Which teams will surprise in the American Athletic Conference in 2015?
Bloguin

Archibong commits to Temple
philly.com

Report- ND, Navy to play in Jacksonville in 2016
NBC Sports

July 5, 2015

From TheAmerican.org
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Navy Becomes 12th Football Member of The American
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2015 Football Team Preview- Navy
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Let's Go Bowling

From the Wilmington Star News
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Navy official joins AAC, qualifying conference for football championship game
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Former Wolfpack forward Washington transferring to Cincinnati

From the Collegefootballnews.com
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Status quo just wasn’t cutting it at Houston, so welcome to the new era
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UCF is destined to remain one of the American powerbrokers
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The legend of Randy Edsall grows with each passing year. Can Bob Diaco improve?

 Links of Interest
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The American Athletic Conference
American Video Network
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American Athletic - Google Search