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Carolinas/Region/National

American Athletic Conference

October 31 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Friday night loss hard to figure
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff postgame
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Fall To Huskies, 31-13
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East Carolina Falls To Tulsa, 3-0
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ECU Basketball Q&A- With Lance Tejada
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East Carolina Hosts AAC Cross Country Championships Saturday
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Gregory Named To Initial 2015 Ray Guy Award Watch List

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates picked apart
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Pirate World Series begins

ECU falls at UConn
Washington Daily News

From the East Carolinian
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East Carolina suffers 31-13 road loss to UConn
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Women's hoops adjusts to new rules
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ECU prepares for Halloween Havoc

ACC punters, ECU’s Gregory, named to Ray Guy Award list
Wilmington Star-News

East Carolina struggles in first trip to UConn
Raleigh News & Observer

Football- Hardy to make Atlanta Falcons' debut on Sunday
New Bern Sun Journal

Newsome runs for 179 yards, leads UConn over ECU 31-13
WNCT 9

Newsome runs for 179 yards, leads UConn over ECU 31-13
Greensboro News-Record

Pirates fall to Connecticut
Fayetteville Observer

From the Hartford Courant
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Pirates Plundered- UConn's Defense Responds
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UConn Wrap- Huskies Run Away From Pirates
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REWIND- UConn Football Home To East Carolina

Huskies ride Newsome to upset of East Carolina
Waterbury American-Republican
(Sub Req'd)

UConn crushes East Carolina
New Haven Register

UConn makes defensive statement in win
theday.com

Tar Heels Announces 2016 Baseball Schedule
 
Familiar in-state foe East Carolina (March 15)
GoHeels.com

October 30 2015

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

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Travels To UConn For Friday Night Tilt
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Baseball Rosters Set For Purple-Gold World Series
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Volleyball Closes Out Homestand Against Tulsa and SMU

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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GAMEDAY- ECU-UConn
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GAMEDAY- Up close with Isaiah Jones (Sub Req'd)
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Fridays not all prep games

East Carolina makes its first trip to UConn
USA Today

Football- East Carolina turns focus to UConn
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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East Carolina still aiming for postseason bowl
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Scouting Report

East Carolina football travels UConn
The East Carolinian

From 247 Sports
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ECU @ UConn- Final Pre-Game Analysis
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ECU @ UConn- The Edge
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Pirates pick up OT commit

East Carolina Pirates at UConn Huskies Preview
oldnorthbanter.com

UConn Can Expect To See East Carolina Use Two Quarterbacks
Hartford Courant

UConn’s Luke Carrezola getting back to being a force on defense
New Haven Register

College football gameday capsule- East Carolina at UConn
Register Citizen

Huskies host ECU- Preview, pick, Vegas
REP-AM

Huskies need a victory to pull out of tailspin
Waterbury American-Republican
(Sub Req'd)

Huskies are back home to face East Carolina
theday.com

Linval Joseph Breaking Through On Vikings D-Line
CBS Minnesota

Unheralded Joseph key to Vikings ‘D’
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram

Justin Hardy will make his regular season debut Sunday, per ESPN
The Falcoholic

Hardy appears headed toward long-awaited debut for Falcons
Fish Wrap

Doyle Headed to ECU
rivals.com

Multi-talented Sophie McNeill Commits to East Carolina University
SwimSwam

On the Beat- Gamecocks open 2016 season with back-to-back SEC road games
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

South Carolina 2016 football schedule released
Columbia The State

October 29 2015

From Bonesville.net
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'Play the next play'
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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The American Media Day Wrap-Up
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Kent Named The American Male Diver-of-the-Week
Pirate Midweek Mashup (Oct. 28, 2015)

Bouncing back
Washington Daily News

Kemp talks UCONN, more
scout.com

From 247 Sports
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ECU @ UConn- Setting The Stage
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Consistency vital for Harman

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)
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Pirates aim for fewer flags
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Baseball Pirates get tough

Preview- East Carolina at Connecticut
4029 TV

UConn Football Insider- Linebacker Junior Joseph Packs A Punch
Hartford Courant

Falcons, Matt Ryan ready to see rookie Justin Hardy make impact
ESPN

October 28 2015

From Bonesville.net
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AAC hoops has its day
AAC media day audio- Jeff Lebo
AAC media day audio- Mike Aresco
AAC media day audio- Prince Williams
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Welch Joins ECU Athletics Media Relations Staff
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Baron Earns Second Goalkeeper-of-the-Week Honor
The Ruffin McNeill Show (Oct. 26, 2015)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Overton- ECU 'D' must regroup
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East Carolina's season a marathon, not a sprint
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Coach snarls about schedule (Sub Req'd)

Matau Out for the Season
rivals.com

ECU @ UConn- Setting The Stage
247 Sports

SMU picked to win American; Pirates picked 8th in preseason coaches poll
WNCT 9

ECU men's hoops picked to finish 8th in AAC
WITN 7

ECU picked to finish eighth in AAC basketball poll
Wilmington Star-News

Matt Ryan gives hope for fans to see more Justin Hardy in 2015
Fox Sports

From the Hartford Courant
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Pivotal Time For Diaco, Who Still Has Backers And Has UConn Focused
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UConn QB Bryant Shirreffs Moving Fine After Bruising Hits In Loss To Cincinnati

Huskies To Debut Alternate Uniforms On Friday
uconnhuskies

East Carolina at Connecticut Free College Football Picks & Odds
Doc's Sports Service

Texas Tech extends offer to Ty Thomas, nephew of Zach Thomas
wreckemred.com

Atlanta Falcons checklist to beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Blogging Dirty

Greatest receivers, tight ends ever at Jersey Shore
Asbury Park Press

Chris Johnson- Playing Great in Arizona
oldnorthbanter.com

October 27 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Ruff & Co. 'chopping wood'
Audio- Coach Ruff weekly presser
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference Quotes
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Women's Basketball Picked Fourth in American Preseason Poll
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Single-Game Basketball Tickets On Sale

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Pirates fourth in poll
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Coach snarls about schedule (Sub Req'd)

Friday Night Football- UConn-East Carolina At Rentschler
Hartford Courant

Malafronte- Losing is a disease UConn football coach Bob Diaco is trying to cure
The Middletown Press

From WNCT 9
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Former ECU QB Shane Carden is ready for next opportunity
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ECU women picked 4th in preseason American Athletic Conference poll

Dwayne Harris’ long-awaited splash a dagger to Jerry Jones
New York Post

New York Giants chase away ghosts with win over Dallas- What they're saying
Syracuse Post-Standard

Revitalization of Chris Johnson continues as Cardinals deal Ravens another loss
Sporting News

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ECU seeking sixth year of eligibility for Terrell Stanley
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UNCW Hoops Schedule Countdown- East Carolina

October 26 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Infographic- Dowdy Disappointment
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Downs Memphis in Season Finale, 3-0
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Pirates Lose To USF At Home In Three
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Macy, Payne, Taylor to Represent ECU at American Media Day

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU- Macy talks schedule
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Dwayne Harris makes big play
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Bowman named president of East Carolina Alumni Association

PIRATES REPLAY- Temple of doom, Part Deaux
Wilmington Star-News

Dwayne Harris’ long-awaited splash a dagger to Jerry Jones
New York Post

From 247 Sports
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ECU opens as road favorite over UConn
WATCH- Dwayne Harris return this kickoff 100 yards

ECU Swimming- Pirates cruise by UNC-Wilmington
WNCT 9

East Carolina misses huge opportunity in loss to Temple
The East Carolinian

College football bad beats – Gamblers' unluckiest moments of Week 8
Linemakers Sporting News

Facing short week, UConn defense needs to find some answers quickly
New Haven Register

Bowl projections- Looking ahead after Week 8
ESPN

October 25 2015

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Sweep Dual Meet From UNCW
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East Carolina Hosts Memphis on American Digital Network

Pirate Pitcher's role in flux
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

ECU baseball feels it has some unfinished business
247 Sports (Sub Req'd)

McCann inducted into East Carolina University Athletic Hall of Fame
carolinacoastonline.com

October 24 2015

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Drop 2-1 Overtime Decision to Tulsa
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ECU Falls To UCF In Three Sets

Faced with familiar season crossroads, ECU again takes the wrong turn
Wilmington Star-News

Summers- Temple lowers the doom
Greenville Daily Reflector

East Carolina football's unpredictability continues
The East Carolinian

Temple drops East Carolina in AAC bout
Washington Daily News

Temple moves to 7-0 for first time in program history
NBC Sports

October 23 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Walker keeps Owls unbeaten
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff postgame
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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East Carolina Falls 24-14 to No. 22 Temple
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East Carolina Hosts Tulsa on Senior Night Friday
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Pirates Return Home To Host UCF And USF
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Coach Lebo and Prince Williams Headed To American Media Day

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU loses late to Owls
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Rushing battle key in defeat

ECU lets another one slip away against Temple
Wilmington Star-News

Football- Perilous punts doom ECU
New Bern Sun Journal

East Carolina surrenders lead late in 24-14 loss to Temple
Raleigh News & Observer

Stephen Schramm- Mistakes spoil East Carolina's chance at making AAC splash against Temple
Fayetteville Observer

From ESPN
Temple scores two late touchdowns at East Carolina to stay perfect
Temple 7-0 for the First Time in School History

ECU falls to Temple 24-14
WNCT 9

FINAL- (22) Temple remains undefeated after beating ECU
WITN 7

Penalties plague Pirates in 24-14 loss to Owls
WRAL

(22)Temple Topples ECU 24-14
Rivals.com

Fourth quarter collapse buries ECU
247 Sports

FOUR DOWNS- TEMPLE
Scout.com

No. 22 Temple pulls away late to beat East Carolina 24-14
USA Today (AP)

From Philly.com
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Temple tops East Carolina to reach 7-0 for the first time ever
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Rhule says ECU win was his best

Temple vs. East Carolina- Score, Highlights and Twitter Reaction
Bleacher Report

Late Heroics Ward Off East Carolina's Pirating Of Temple's Flawless Record
VAVEL

October 22 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Payback not officially on ECU agenda
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Hosts No. 22 Temple Thursday Night
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Seth Simmons Named To USA Baseball Premier12 Roster
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Payne Takes Aim At ECU Record Books, WNBA
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National Anthem Tryouts Set for November 4
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Pirate Midweek Mashup (Oct. 21, 2015)

Falcons rookie Justin Hardy patiently waiting for his chance
ESPN

From WNCT 9
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ECU preps for first weeknight game of season
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PIRATE FOOTBALL PREVIEW- (22) Temple vs. ECU

ECU to put Temple's new ranking to the test tonight
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Pirates line up against No. 22 Temple
Washington Daily News

TWO MINUTE DRILL- Everything you need to know about Thursday’s ECU-Temple game
Wilmington Star-News

Roles reversed in East Carolina-Temple sequel
Raleigh News & Observer

Football- Pirates prepared for high-flying Owls
New Bern Sun Journal

Gameday- Temple at East Carolina
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

East Carolina set for divisional showdown
The East Carolinian

From 247 Sports
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Temple @ ECU- The Edge
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Temple not looking past ECU

ECU Faces Big Challenge Thursday
Scout.com

East Carolina Pirates vs Temple Owls Preview
Old North Banter

From Philly.com
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Why national ranking could work against Owls
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If Temple falls, don’t blame N.D
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No. 22 Temple-ECU preview
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Temple's goals- bowl game, new stadium

No. 22 Temple looks for 1st 7-0 start against East Carolina
USA Today

A Hot Start for Temple, Where the Team Motto Is ‘What’s Next?’
New York Times

No. 22 Temple focused only on Thursday's tough test at ECU
Comcast SportsNet

Owls chasing more milestones against East Carolina
Delaware County Daily Times

Temple Owls at East Carolina Panthers College Football Start Time, Betting Odd
Pregame.com

Temple vs. East Carolina Prediction, Game Preview
campusinsiders.com

October 21 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Pirates' season arrives at
crossroads

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Spied from the Crow's Nest

American Football Championship Trophy Tour Heads to East Carolina
theAmerican.org

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Wins Elon Phoenix Invitational By 23 Strokes
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ECU Announces Fall Baseball Meet The Pirates Event
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Catherine Ashworth Takes Ninth At Cardinal Cup
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Ashley Sams Named The American Female Diver of the Week
The Ruffin McNeill Show (Oct. 18, 2015)

From the New Bern Sun Journal
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Football- Hardy playing the waiting game
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ECU OPPONENT FEATURE- OWLS' SMITH LEADS TEAM IN SACKS

From 247 Sports
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ECU secondary still banged up heading into Thursday
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Temple @ ECU- Setting The Stage

ECU WR Williams (ankle) ruled out vs. Temple
NBC Sports

ECU running back Chris Hairston's hard work sets tone for Pirates
Fayetteville Observer

From Scout.com
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Coaches Corner- Rick Smith
VIDEO- Jones talks Tulsa, Temple

Veteran linebackers cast shadow over younger contributors
Washington Daily News

Pirates not talking revenge
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

From Philly.com
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Temple can't start slow at ECU
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Temple focused on ECU, not Notre Dame

East Carolina on Thursday night
pregame.com

Preview- Temple at East Carolina
WDSU 6

Temple at East Carolina Free College Football Picks & Odds
Doc's Sports Service

College Football Picks- Bet ECU -3 to Hand Temple First Loss
SportsBook Review

College Football Week 8 Predictions- Picking Top 25 Games Against the Spread
Bleacher Report

Most underappreciated prospects for undefeated CFB teams
NFL

Almost the homecoming king- East Carolina's Hicks contends for Elon title
Burlington Times-News

Kaitlyn Hauser Verbally Commits to East Carolina
SwimSwam.com

October 20 2015

From Bonesville.net
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'Flipping the Déjà Vu?'
Audio- Coach Ruff weekly presser
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Josh Hawkins Named AAC Defensive Player-of-the-Week
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Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference Quotes
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Pirates Hold 11-Stroke Lead At Elon Phoenix Invitational
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ECU Sits In Sixth After 36 Holes At Cardinal Cup
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Pirate Men's Basketball To Hold Open Practice
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Pirates To Host Annual Potluck Sunday, Nov. 1

Brian Bailey show: Guests ECU coordinators Rick Smith, Dave Nichol, and media specialist Brian Meador
Pirate Radio 1250

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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NcNeill talks Temple
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Owls' eyes solely on Pirates

ECU TURNS FOCUS TO NO. 22 TEMPLE
New Bern Sun Journal

From 247 Sports
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Revenge game? McNeill focused on his team just getting better
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ECU releases injury report for Temple

ECU’s Hawkins earns AAC weekly honor
Wilmington Star-News

Josh Hawkins named AAC Defensive Player-of-the-Week
WNCT 9

Glenn HS Alum & ECU DB Josh Hawkins Earns AAC Football Honors
WFMY 2

Temple-East Carolina Preview
Fox Sports

Pirates face short week before Temple matchup
The East Carolinian

From Philly.com
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East Carolina QBs have Temple D on notice
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Although ranked, Temple is the underdog against East Carolina
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The Temple dream is alive
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Owls ranked No. 22 in AP poll

Nationally Ranked Temple Owls Now Prepare For East Carolina
CBS Philly

Nine relief prospects who could contribute in majors
SB Nation Minor League Ball

Top-10 performances by local college football players from the weekend of Oct. 17
Rock Hill Herald

Bowl projections- Looking ahead after Week 7
ESPN

October 19 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Monday Infographic- Pick 6 set the tone
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Head To Elon Intercollegiate For Fall Finale
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Pirates Lose At Temple In Four

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Summers- Hawkins' big stage
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ECU's White chasing record (Sub Req'd)
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Varner struggles on final day

PIRATES REPLAY- Avoiding a trap with defense and special teams
Wilmington Star-News

From the East Carolinian
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Abandoning the air raid
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Homecoming 2015 photo gallery
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ECU student dead after 10th Street collision

From 247 Sports
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ECU opens as favorite over undefeated Temple
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Tillman flashes potential in win

Post-Game Tulsa Quotables
Scout.com

Temple Owls vs East Carolina Pirates Odds
Get More Sports (blog)

October 18 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Ball 'Hawk' boosts Pirates
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Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff postgame
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Defense Helps ECU Past Tulsa, 30-17
ecupirates.com

East Carolina pulls away from Tulsa, 30-17
ESPN

It might not have been pretty, but ECU does what it needed to do
Wilmington Star-News

East Carolina defense shines in win over Tulsa
Fayetteville Observer

Defense stifles Hurricane
Greenville Daily Reflector

Football- Pirates prevail over Tulsa, 30-17
New Bern Sun Journal

East Carolina tops Tulsa
Washington Daily News

East Carolina beats Tulsa in Homecoming game
WITN 7

PIRATE GAMEDAY- ECU 30, Tulsa 17 FINAL
WNCT 9

East Carolina pulls away from Tulsa, wins homecoming game
WCTI 12

East Carolina uses defense to dispatch Tulsa, 30-17
Raleigh News & Observer

From the East Carolinian
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East Carolina topples Tulsa in 30-17 victory
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Pirate defense comes alive in win over Tulsa

From Scout.com
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ECU Beats Tulsa in Homecoming Game
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FOUR DOWNS- TULSA

ECU Rolls Past Tulsa 30-17
Rivals.com

Can't-miss moments- Best of Week 7 in college football
NFL.com

VIDEO- East Carolina's Josh Hawkins hauls in 100-yard pick-6
thescore

From the Tulsa World
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Tulsa at East Carolina- Big defensive plays help Pirates hold off Hurricane
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TU at East Carolina Notebook- QB Chad President makes his debut for Hurricane
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TU at East Carolina observations- Offensive numbers are deceiving in loss
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TU at East Carolina game pulse- Zeek Bigger is game MVP
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Tulsa at East Carolina- Get analysis and photos as Hurricane falls in AAC road opener
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Photo gallery- Tulsa vs. East Carolina

TU Rally Comes Up Short In 30-17 Loss To East Carolina
Oklahoma's Own NewsOn6

From the Kinston Free Press
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ECU stifles powerful Tulsa offense for three quarters in 30-17 victory
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Hawkins’ pick-6 gets Pirates going

East Carolina pulls away from Tulsa 30-17 in AAC play in Greenville
Durham Herald-Sun

October 17 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Kevin's Keys to the Game
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Homecoming weather forecast
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Fall In Five Sets At UConn
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Pirates Drop 3-0 Decision at Cincinnati

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Q and A with James Summers
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Pirates host Hurricane (Sub Req'd)

Football- ECU's Overton applying the pressure
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirate defense looks for consistency going forward
The East Carolinian

ECU football looks to better second half
Raleigh News & Observer

From 247 Sports
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Tulsa @ ECU- Final Pre-Game Analysis
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Fulp one of many emerging for ECU defense

PIRATE GAMEDAY- ECU vs. TULSA- Saturday 12-00pm
WNCT 9

East Carolina hosts Tulsa for Homecoming
WITN 7

ECU homecoming game brings boom for business
WCTI 12

From the Tulsa World
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Tulsa at East Carolina- The Pirates could pose a challenge for the Hurricane; here's what you need to know
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Tulsa at East Carolina- Who has the edge- We break down the matchups
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ECU players 'glad to be home' to play Tulsa
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Tulsa at East Carolina- Watch for these three Pirates on the field
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Tulsa at East Carolina- Protecting Dane Evans, and other storylines to watch

Golden Hurricane vs Pirates- Big Al and Cayden break down the Tulsa, East Carolina game Saturday
kjrh.com

Bookmaker roundtable- Week's biggest line moves, sharp bets
ESPN

2015-16 Frys.com Open- Brendan Steele 36 Hole Leader
progolfnow.com

Illinois Football- Illini Land OT Tre Johnson for 2016
Writing Illini

October 16 2015

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Close Road Slate at Cincinnati Friday Night
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East Carolina Hosts Tulsa For Homecoming
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Pirates Continue Preseason Practice
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Bryce Williams Named to Mackey Award Midseason Watch List

Harold Varner III hoping to expand golf's footprint
ABC News

ECU Opponent- Tulsa’s Evans a Wild West gunslinger at quarterback
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Tulsa World
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Old friends Philip Montgomery, Ruffin McNeill meet Saturday
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John Klein- Season-defining stretch up next for Tulsa
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John E. Hoover- An important week for Tulsa's Bill Young

From WNCT 9
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Pirates old and new come together for homecoming
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ECU grad opening homecoming concert
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ECU gives nod to $65M dorm renovations

From 247 Sports
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ECU's Tyson and White recognized by Sports Illustrated
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Tulsa @ ECU- The Edge
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Bryce Williams- NFL tight end?

From Scout.com
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ECU welcomes Tulsa on homecoming
ECU LB talks Tulsa
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Matthews Puts ECU High on His List

PIRATES REWIND- ECU Homecoming this week; watch parade live on WITN.com
WITN 7

‘Purple Haze’ memorable for McNeill
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

LOCAL: J.H. Rose icon hits big-time with national profile story
WCTI 12

October 15 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Home sweet homecoming for Pirates
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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Pirates Continue Preseason Practice
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Bryce Williams Named to Mackey Award Midseason Watch List
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Pirate Swimming & Diving Teams Ranked In The Top-30
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Pirates Set to Compete in ITA Carolinas Regional
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Cross Country Heads to Wake Forest Invitational

From the East Carolinian
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Pirate football eyes the Golden Hurricane
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ECU football gears up for divisional conference play
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ECU swim and dive's success continues

Pirates prepare for high-powered Tulsa offense
Washington Daily News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Injury impacts ECU secondary
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ECU women go red (Sub Req'd)
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Young Pirates emotional early (Sub Req'd)

From WNCT 9
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ECU kicks off homecoming week
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ECU plans to host more concerts with “big name artists”

ECU’s Bryce Williams named to midseason Mackey Award watch list
Wilmington Star-News

From the Tulsa World
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TU notebook- East Carolina will go with two at quarterback vs. Hurricane
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The Picker- What Confucius would have said

From 247 Sports
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Reaching out to Riley
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Zeek Bigger sheds cast
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Tulsa QB says Dowdy-Ficklen is one of his favorite stadiums

Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational Returns to Orleans Arena
GamingToday

CBS Sports pegs Grambling as worst hoops team for 2016
Shreveport Times

N.F.L. Flags Video Sharing
New York Times

October 14 2015

From Bonesville.net
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ESPN stumbling into uncertain future
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Claims Fourth Pinehurst Challenge Title
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Ruffin McNeill Show

What can Brown do for you at ECU? How about 3 TD's in 3 games
WWAY 3

From 247 Sports
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Pirates hoping to maintain offensive tempo, momentum
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Tulsa @ ECU- Setting The Stage

Pirates sharing the ball
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

From the Tulsa World
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Old friends Philip Montgomery, Ruffin McNeill meet Saturday
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East Carolina in good AAC position, but coach vows not to look past Tulsa
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John Klein- Season-defining stretch up next for Tulsa
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TU notebook- Keevan Lucas expands leadership role in wake of season-ending injury

Tulsa at East Carolina Free College Football Picks & Odds
Doc's Sports Service

October 13 2015

From Bonesville.net
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So, this IS a 2-quarterback system
Audio- Coach Ruff weekly presser
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

Brian Bailey Show: ECU outside linebackers coach Duane Price
Pirate Radio 1250

From ecupirates.com
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Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference Quotes
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Ashton Mares Named To American Weekly Honor Roll

Football- Pirates enter next chunk of season even par
New Bern Sun Journal

Pirates back home
Greenville Daily Reflector

No changes in ECU's quarterback situation
247 Sports

Tulsa Week ECU Press Conference
Rivals.com

How Does East Carolina Look At the Halfway Point Of 2015?
Underdog Dynasty

East Carolina Pirates vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane
Sports Chat Place

Hoggard alum makes start for No. 13 Ole Miss; Brown catches third TD for East Carolina
Port City Daily

From the Tulsa World
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This week in Tulsa football- Five numbers to know about East Carolina
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This week in Tulsa football- Biggest issues addressed
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This week in Tulsa football- News and notes

Tudor- Bad loss by NC State, hard-fought loss by ECU graded differently
WRAL Sports

East Carolina Basketball 2015-16 Season Preview
Rant Sports

October 12 2015

From Bonesville.net
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Monday Infographic- Wild West Shootout
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Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Takes Down First-Place Houston In Three
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Pirates Play to 0-0 Draw at Temple
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Pirates Finish In Eighth At Bank Of Tennessee Intercollegiate

PIRATES REPLAY- Self-inflicted mistakes and a twist on the QB rotation
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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Summers- Timing favors Cougars
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Roundup- ECU upsets Cougs
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ECU guard to bounce back? (Sub Req'd)

From 247 Sports
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ECU women set lofty goals
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ECU opens as favorite over Tulsa
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Bowl Projections- Early look at possibilities for ECU

Bowl projections- Looking ahead after Week 6
ESPN

Eli Manning sets records in win over 49ers
 
Harris had a career-high six receptions for 72 yards
Giants.com

October 11 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
QBs rule in the Rockies
-
Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff postgame

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Drops Shootout With BYU, 45-38
-
Pirates Fall To Ninth At Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate
-
Swimming & Diving Teams Earn Split At Navy Tri-Meet

Cougars claw their way to victory
ESPN

ECU falls in wild one
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU Pirates mount comeback, but BYU prevails
Raleigh News & Observer

Turnovers sink East Carolina in loss to BYU
Washington Daily News

BYU Holds Off ECU 45-38
Rivals.com

From Scout.com
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BYU Ends ECU Winning Streak
-
Four Downs- BYU

ECU falls in final seconds at BYU, 45-38
247 Sports

Brown's TD lets BYU hold off East Carolina late, 45-38
YAHOO!

East Carolina falls to BYU in 45-38 shootout
The East Carolinian

PIRATE GAMEDAY- BYU 45, ECU 38- FINAL
WNCT 9

Last-minute TD helps BYU hold off East Carolina
WCTI 12

Brown runs BYU to 45-38 win over East Carolina
BYU Cougars

From the Deseret News
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Tanner Mangum returns from injury, guides BYU to wild 45-38 win over East Carolina
-
Despite injury, Mangum, Brown lead BYU to a hard-fought victory over ECU
-
Harmon- Tanner Mangum looks like Robbie Bosco to lead BYU past ECU
-
BYU report card- Tanner Mangum brings his A game to put away Pirates
-
BYU running back Algernon Brown uses advice from Harvey Unga to run all over East Carolina
Video- Relive the final drive as Mangum returns to lead BYU to game-winning TD
-
BYU defense makes plays when it needs to against explosive ECU

From the Salt Lake Tribune
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BYU football- More dramatics as the Cougars beat East Carolina 45-38
-
BYU football- Early fourth-down run sparks big night from BYU running back Algie Brown
-
BYU football- Extent of Mangum’s hamstring injury unknown for now
-
BYU football- Bronco Mendenhall praises student support at home games

From KSL
-
Brown's TD lets BYU hold off East Carolina late, 45-38
-
Despite win, BYU grades below average against East Carolina
-
Twitter loves Mangum's return and last-second win

Miracle Mangum returns from injury, saves game for BYU vs. ECU
St George Utah

BYU Football GameDay- BYU 45, East Carolina 38 (Final)
Daily Herald

BYU blocked punt sets up game-tying score
Dispatch Times

October 10 2015

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

From ecupirates.com
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ECU Travels West To BYU In Non-Conference Action
-
Pirates Hang On To Defeat Tulane In Five
-
ECU Tied For Sixth After Round One of the Bank of Tennessee
-
ECU Volleyball Set to Host Tulane and Houston

From the New Bern Sun Journal
-
Football- Pirates seeking another big win at BYU
-
ECU Opponent Feature- Mangum's journey leads him to BYU

Time for unexpected catalyst Summers to take over as ECU’s starting QB
Wilmington Star-News

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-
GAMEDAY- ECU treks to Beehive State
-
GAMEDAY- Up close with Worth Gregory (Sub Req'd)

ECU offense on the offensive
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Fayetteville Observer
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ECU's ties to BYU, Duke's emerging defense mark weekend matchups
-
Longtime coach, teacher Bob Lewis named to New Bern High School Athletic Hall of Fame

East Carolina Pirates at BYU Cougars Preview
Old North Banter

BYU football- Cougars need to sustain, finish drives to defeat explosive ECU
Salt Lake Tribune

From the Deseret News
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Tanner Mangum's on-the-job training continues as BYU hosts East Carolina
-
BYU vs. East Carolina- How to attend, watch, stream and listen to the game
-
BYU football- East Carolina in 6 numbers
-
East Carolina has managed a quarterback carousel
-
Dick Harmon- BYU, Utah and Utah State should all win — but it won't be easy for Cougars or Utes
-
Third downs crucial to BYU football success

3 keys for BYU to beat East Carolina
KSL

BYU Football Bold Predictions- Cougars fend off late Pirates rally
vanquishthefoe.com

From Daily Herald
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BYU-East Carolina Matchups and Prediction- Cougar offense needs
-
BYU-East Carolina wrap- Player to Watch
-
Five True Facts about East Carolina football
-
East Carolina offense vs. BYU defense
-
BYU offense vs. East Carolina defense
-
Key Matchup- BYU outside linebackers vs. the East Carolina offense

October 9 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates face high-altitude challenge
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Volleyball Set to Host Tulane and Houston
-
Pirates Suffer 3-0 Defeat at 18th-Ranked UConn
-
ECU Returns To The Links At The Bank Of Tennessee Intercollegiate

UConn Women Shut Out ECU In Women's Soccer
Hartford Courant

Extra Yard For Teachers Awareness Week- Ruffin McNeill
theAmerican.org

Preview & Fearless Prediction
College Football News

East Carolina prepares for Brigham Young
Washington Daily News

From 247 Sports
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ECU @ BYU- The Edge
-
Bowden bringing different dimension to ECU defense

Cougars up next for Pirates
Scout.com

ECU Opponent Feature- Mangum's journey leads him to BYU
New Bern Sun Journal

BYU receivers on new mission
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

BYU has plenty of ties to ECU
Salt Lake Tribune

From the Deseret News
-
Plenty of familiarity between coaching staffs at BYU, East Carolina
-
BYU football- 5 questions with an East Carolina expert
-
Underrated East Carolina will test BYU's defense

October 8 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates on pace to overachieve
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

East Carolina's Montese Overton
theAmerican.org

From ecupirates.com
-
East Carolina Faces No. 18 UConn Thursday Night
-
Figueroa, Montes Named ECU Student-Athlete of the Month
Pirate Midweek Mashup (Oct. 7, 2015)
ECU Football Practice Interviews (Oct. 7, 2015)

ECU defense wants to be stingy
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

East Carolina prepares for Brigham Young
Washington Daily News

Stiff Defensive Test Coming
Rivals.com

From 247 Sports
-
ECU to be two corners short at BYU
-
Trevon Brown making things look easy

From Scout.com
-
Reid Herring Happy to be a Pirate
-
Audio + Defense Practice Scoop

The 16 College Football Stadiums With the Best Natural Scenery
lawnstarter.com

From the Deseret News
-
BYU football- This Nephi played a role in East Carolina starting a football program
-
Perseverance pays off for Taele, a big contributor on BYU’s defensive line
-
BYU football notebook- Running back position looking healthy

Blue Blood- Cougars look for consistency in stretch of must-win games
St George Utah

1 charge reduced, 1 dismissed against BYU cornerback
KSL

353 East Carolina 8(-110) vs 354 BYU
Pregame.com

October 7 2015

Spied from the Crow's Nest
Bonesville.net

The Ruffin McNeill Show (Oct. 4, 2015)
ecupirates.com

ECU Women host media day for basketball
WNCT 9

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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ECU's happy pass-catchers (Sub Req'd)
-
Macy- Sweet 16 is Pirates’ goal

Football yet to name starting QB
The East Carolinian

ECU announces 2016 baseball schedule
Wilmington Star-News

BYU Presents Challenges
Rivals.com

ECU @ BYU- Setting The Stage
247 Sports

From Scout.com
Practice Notes + Audio: Ruffin McNeill
-
BYU outside linebackers coach Kelly Poppinga talks the UConn win for BYU and examines East Carolina

BYU football- Defense gearing up for explosive ECU offense
Salt Lake Tribune

BYU preparing for pair of East Carolina quarterbacks
KSL

BYU freshman Michael Shelton making a home for himself in Cougars' backfield
Deseret News

Burris, Jennings, Brooks bring home weekly honours
TSN

The 10 best over and under picks for Week 6 in college football
CBS Sports

October 6 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Superman to the Rescue
Audio- Coach Ruff weekly presser
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
Baseball Reveals 2016 Schedule
-
Coach McNeill's Weekly Press Conference Quotes
-
Overton Named AAC Defensive Player-of-the-Week

Audio: The Brian Bailey Show
Pirate Radio 1250

Bowl Projections
ESPN

Football- ECU keeping two-quarterback system
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Wilmington Star-News
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ECU-Tulsa set for noon kickoff on Oct. 17
-
ECU’s McNeill sticking with two-quarterback system
-
ECU’s Overton earns AAC Player of the Week honors

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
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McNeill notes defensive improvement
-
Cougars coach ‘confused’ by rankings (Sub Req'd)
-
Tyson inspired by family loss (Sub Req'd)
-
Baseball schedule released

Top-10 performances from the weekend by local college football players
Rock Hill Herald

Firebirds' Tahj Deans named to Shrine Bowl
Rocky Mount Telegram

Play with East Carolina Momentum & Add Pirates to your College Football Picks vs. BYU
SportsBook Review

From the Deseret News
-
BYU's defense, among nation's leaders in interceptions
-
BYU football notebook- Cougar offense hopes to finish drives better moving forward
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What you may have missed- UConn fan's pleas can't help Huskies slow Mitch Mathews

BYU football- Defense improved, but bigger tests await
Salt Lake Tribune

Cougars take win, but know improvement still needed
KSL

October 5 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Greg's Monday Infographic
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
East Carolina Falls to No. 18 USF, 2-1
-
East Carolina Drops Five-Set Decision at Tulsa

TU volleyball defeats East Carolina in five-set thriller
Tulsa World

PIRATES REPLAY- Another fine ‘Summers’ day in Dallas
Wilmington Star-News

Summers- A man for all seasons
Greenville Daily Reflector

Summers the spark ECU's running game needs
247 Sports

East Carolina routs SMU, 49-23
The East Carolinian

ECU scores 42 unanswered points, beats SMU 49-23
WITN 7

Brown makes TD grab for East Carolina; Sheehan guides Catawba; college football roundup
Port City Daily

BYU football- East Carolina has shown it won’t be an easy opponent
Salt Lake Tribune

From the Deseret News
-
BYU lookahead, look back
-
In critical situations, BYU offense, defense turn in ‘breakthrough moments’

Brown, offense back to full force in BYU's win over UConn
KSL

Hardy Update- Chalk Talk: Shanahan Prepping Offense for Houston
Atlanta Falcons

October 4 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Summers triggers ECU frenzy
-
Game Day Photo Gallery
Audio- Coach Ruff postgame
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Rallies Past SMU To Win 49-23
-
Pirates Finish Second At All-North Carolina Invitational
-
East Carolina Hosts No. 18 USF on Sunday

Summers spurs East Carolina to 49-23 win over SMU
ESPN

Summers sparks ECU win
Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU scores 42 Unanswered points
Greenville Daily Reflector

PIRATE GAMEDAY- ECU 49, SMU 23 FINAL
WNCT 9

ECU rallies to defeat Southern Methodist
Washington Daily News

ECU Runs Past SMU 49-23
Rivals.com

From 247 Sports
-
ECU's pass rush dominant in triumph
-
Despite scare, Jimmy Williams' season not over

From Scout.com
-
ECU Wins First Conference Game
-
Four Downs: SMU

Summers spurs East Carolina to 49-23 win over SMU
Raleigh News & Observer (AP)

Summers spurs East Carolina to 49-23 win over SMU
Associated Press

From the Dallas Morning News
-
ECU 49, SMU 23- Complete coverage
-
Nichols- Early lead evaporates quickly for SMU in loss to East Carolina
-
Photos- SMU's good start lost amid ECU's 42-point barrage; Mustangs fall 49-23
-
SMU's Chad Morris- This team needs to learn how to fight through adversity
-
Bad news & bad news for Mustangs ... SMU gets rolled, plays again Thursday
-
Five thoughts- SMU loses all momentum, allows 42 unanswered in loss to East Carolina
-
National reaction- Childish Gambino GIF sums up SMU's collapse in front of empty seats

U.Va., East Carolina may join Monarchs' crowded schedule
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

October 3 2015

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

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Travels To SMU In American Athletic Conference Action
-
East Carolina Volleyball Suffers Sweep at SMU
-
ECU Cross Country Sets 13 Personal Records at Paul Short Invite
-
ECU Swimming In Second After Day One Of All-N.C. Invitational
-
East Carolina Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award

Pirates travel to Dallas to take on Southern Methodist
Washington Daily News

Football- Williams producing for ECU
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)
-
Gameday- Pirates-Mustangs
-
Pirates, SMU focused on AAC

East Carolina's Hairston embraces new role
East Carolinian

ECU’s 2-quarterback system a week-to-week decision
Raleigh News & Observer

From the Dallas Morning News
-
SMU-ECU- Predictions, analysis, TV listings and more
-
Will personnel changes help SMU football get back on track?


E
SPN

Five Questions: SMU
Scout.com

ECU @ SMU- Final Pre-Game Analysis
247 Sports

BYU overcomes turnovers, outlasts UConn in 30-13 victory
 
Now they get an extra day to heal up in preparation for East Carolina. The Pirates come to Provo on Saturday, Oct. 10
vanquishthefoe.com

Pasch Factor- The Impact Of CJ2K
Arizona Cardinals

October 2 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Pirates look to build on big win
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
ECU Travels To SMU In American Athletic Conference Action
-
Frey's Last-Minute Goal Downs UCF, 1-0
-
ECU Volleyball Set to Take on SMU, Tulsa on the Road
-
Pirates To Hold First Hoops Practice Of 2015-16 Season Oct. 2
-
ECU Swimming and Diving Opens 2015-16 Season At N.C. Collegiate

East Carolina basketball gears up for second AAC season
Washington Daily News

From the New Bern Sun Journal
-
Football- ECU's Matau in starting role after two missed seasons
-
Football- SMU QB Davis a true dual threat

From the East Carolinian
-
East Carolina football looks on to SMU
-
Pirates plan to use Kemp and Summers as QB

From 247 Sports
-
ECU @ SMU- The Edge
-
VT's Torrian Gray talks ECU

Pirates Hit the Road for AAC Bout with SMU
Scout.com

Pirates, SMU focused on AAC
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

From the Dallas Morning News
-
Everything you need to know about SMU-ECU, including Predictions, analysis, TV listings and more
-
SMU will show different looks on defense, hoping personnel moves boost performance in American opener with East Carolina
-
SMU prediction- All of Mustangs' early season glitter gone if they fall to East Carolina

October 1 2015

From Bonesville.net
-
Book series has pirate history ties
-
Spied from the Crow's Nest

From ecupirates.com
-
East Carolina Soccer Hosts UCF Thursday Night
-
East Carolina Baseball Officially Opens Fall Practice
ECU Football Practice Interviews (Sept.30, 2015)
Pirate Midweek Mashup (Sept.30, 2015)
The Ruffin McNeill Show (Sept. 27, 2015)
ECU Men's Basketball Preseason Interviews (Sep. 30, 2015)

From the Greenville Daily Reflector
-
Sizing up the Pirates
-
Young defensive players progressing (Sub Req'd)

Jeff Lebo Talks ECU Hoops
Rivals.com

From Scout.com
Practice Scoop 9/30 +Audio: Rick Smith
-
Offensive Line Lacks Stability
Audio: Jeff Lebo

From 247 Sports
-
ECU @ SMU- Setting The Stage
-
Nichol talks team's quarterback situation

Five things SMU fans need to know about conference foe East Carolina
Dallas Morning News

East Carolina vs. SMU Prediction, Game Preview
campusinsiders.com

East Carolina -5 @ SMU
Covers

East Carolina On Their Mind
UCF Knights

October 31 2015

Turnovers doom Deacons- Wake throws 4 INTs in second half of loss to Louisville
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Louisville forces 5 turnovers in 20-19 win over Wake
-
Busch aims to complete fairy-tale story

UNC-Duke game is a sellout … in football
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Charlotte 49ers, Marshall are football foes with ties to each program
-
Right now Hornets’ minds are somewhere else
-
While in town, legendary linebacker Dick Butkus talks of Panthers
-
Carolina Panthers change policy on funerals- ‘We learned the hard way’

From the Richmond Times Dispatch
-
Redskins WR Pierre Garcon files class-action suit against FanDuel
-
Redskins midseason report- Ranking the 53-man roster

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Canes return home to top Avalanche 3-2
-
UNC enters new football territory, but expectation was to be here
-
NC State a threat to undefeated Clemson
-
New Carolina RailHawks owner Steve Malik vows to grow local soccer

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Clemson’s offense looks to keep rolling at N.C. State
-
Hit the Links- The week of coverage leading up to Clemson-N.C. State

Virginia Tech, Boston College dealing with inconsistency, injuries in quest for bowl eligibility
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Logano's roll continues at Martinsville
-
WKU shows ODU that struggle can lead to success
-
Virginia Tech's test for the rest of the season

October 30 2015

From the Wilmington Star-News
-
TWO MINUTE DRILL- Everything you need to know about this weekend’s ACC. ECU football games
-
Injury reports for weekend games involving Wake, ECU, State and Duke
-
Tar Heels in seventh heaven after road win at Pittsburgh
-
Coaching change may be least of Miami’s worries against Duke on Saturday

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Friday’s Gameday- Louisville at Wake Forest and East Carolina at Connecticut
-
Panthers on a roll – and so is secondary ticket market
-
Transition defense, poor ball movement issues for Hornets in loss to Heat
-
Panthers CB Josh Norman expects Colts QB Andrew Luck to throw his way

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
UNC gets it done on national stage in 26-19 victory at Pitt
-
Carolina Hurricanes defeat New York Islander 3-2 in OT
-
World Series audience through 2 games highest since 2010

From ESPN
-
GameDay Kickoff- Week 9 puts spotlight on other CFP contenders
-
#Pac12AfterDark comes out in full force as Ducks beat Sun Devils in triple OT

College football predictions- Which coach will be the next to get fired?
Oklahoma News

College Football Picks- Week 9 Predictions for Every Game
Bleacher Report

October 29 2015

TWO MINUTE DRILL- Everything you need to know about weeknight FB games involving UNC, Wake, ECU
Wilmington Star-News

Ed Hardin- ACC's dirty laundry still piling up
Greensboro News-Record

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
ACC basketball’s strength puts scandals on sidelines
-
UNC coach Roy Williams fighting perception problem
-
UNC seeks statement victory on national stage at Pitt
-
Duke-UNC could be battle of ranked teams on Nov. 7
-
Duke veterans talk about freshman, but it’s a new year
-
No. 3 Tigers' visit to Wolfpack headlines ACC's Week 9 slate
-
No. 11 Florida, Georgia meet in vital SEC East matchup

Johnny Cueto comes up big, Royals beat Mets 7-1 in World Series Game 2
Kansas City Star

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Hornets fall to Heat in season opener
-
Steve Clifford’s Hornets a work-in-progress
-
Carolina Panthers LB Shaq Thompson, OT Daryl Williams return

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Coaches in training- Clemson’s graduate assistants pay their dues
-
On the Beat- N.C. State coach Dave Doeren feels Wolfpack capable of upsetting Clemson

October 28 2015

Eric Hosmer lifts Royals to 14-inning 5-4 win over Mets in World Series opener
Kansas City Star

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
5 hours later, Royals win World Series opener in 14th
-
UNC offense has smaller margin of error against Pitt
-
Win over Pitt would give UNC poll position
-
No rest for the weary as Duke prepares for Miami
-
Rask, Hainsey lead Hurricanes past Red Wings, 3-1
-
PNC Arena upgrade plan would ‘energize’ facility

Hoops can wait … there’s meaningful football still to be played at UNC, Duke
Wilmington Star-News

Report- Boise State, Marshall working on home-and-home for 2019-2020
College Football Talk

Mark Richt says 'Nobody calling' about Miami job
Times Free Press

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Offensive coordinator Mike Shula silencing critics in Panthers’ 6-0 start
-
Kevin Harvick- ‘I’m not going to quit and roll over’
-
Charlotte Hornets will improve, but not enough to make playoffs

October 27 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
ACC Coastal football- Three unbeatens, three games, three weeks
-
UNC begins critical stretch run amid longest winning streak in 18 years
-
Up-tempo UNC quickens pace in short week before Pitt
-
Former Tar Heels player May joins UNC basketball staff
-
NC State hopes to turn Clemson loss into motivation

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
The Hangover, Part VIII- Scouting North Carolina State
-
Clemson best first-half team in country

Flipping the Field- Why Week 8 was not what we thought it was
ESPN

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Ron Rivera- Carolina Panthers have to monitor vets’ snap totals
-
NASCAR signs 5-year deals with tracks
-
P.J. Hairston penciled in as Charlotte Hornets starter for Wednesday

Embattled coach Frank Beamer says he's interested in 'what's best for Virginia Tech'
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Monarchs have work cut out for them vs. W. Kentucky
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

'Purple out' planned at Beaver Stadium
Philly.com

October 26 2015

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Mike Tolbert’s TDs set tone as Carolina Panthers run past Philadelphia 27-16
-
Carolina Panthers one of five teams still undefeated
-
Despite 3 picks, Cam Newton good enough to lead Panthers to 6th straight win
-
Carolina Panthers report card 10.25.15
-
Next UNC president is study in contradictions
-
Charlotte Hornets choose Greensboro for Development League franchise
-
Joey Logano wins wild, crazy Talladega race
-
Race Rewind- Dale Earnhardt Jr. still short despite 2nd chance

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Joey Logano wins at Talladega with controversial finish
-
Hornets pick Greensboro over Fayetteville for D-League team

AP Top 25 Heat Check- Utah exposed- Hardly; Clemson rising
Associated Press

Winners and losers- And then there were 12 undefeated teams
YAHOO

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Late Hits- Finding the right coach to replace Al Golden will be tough for Canes
-
UNC begins critical stretch run amid longest winning streak in 18 years
-
Steady diet of quarterback runs helps Duke beat Virginia Tech
-
Jacobs- NC State’s Mark Gottfried loves the challenge
-
Away from home, Canes stay in touch with family
-
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders dies of cancer

From the Wilmington Star-News
-
Miami fires football coach Golden following 58-0 loss to Clemson
-
FIFTH QUARTER- Crunching the numbers from an eventful week

Adelson- Loyalty to Al Golden ended up costing Miami
ESPN

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Miami fires Golden; Swinney expresses support
-
Clemson climbs to rarified air in poll
-
Clemson path gets easier with ‘buy in’

UNC Football- Marlon Dunlap commits to North Carolina
keepingitheel.com

October 25 2015

Pressure mounts as Virginia Tech comes up short in 45-43, 4-OT loss to No. 23 Duke
Hampton Roads Daily Press

Duke-Virginia Tech top list of longest overtime games in ACC history
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Duke edges Virginia Tech 45-43 in historic four overtimes
-
David Cutcliffe’s overtime preparation sets Duke up for historic victory
-
UNC pulls away for 26-13 victory against Virginia
-
Halftime defensive adjustments spark UNC's 26-13 win over Virginia
-
NC State's 35-17 victory over Wake Forest breaks losing streak
-
No regrets for Wolfpack after streak-breaking Winston-Salem win
-
Fatal parade crash is latest tragedy for Oklahoma State
-
Ward has hat trick as Sharks beat Hurricanes, 5-2

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Sammy Batten- Mentally wounded Wolfpack rebounds with victory over Demon Deacons
-
Sammy Batten- Mentally wounded Wolfpack rebounds with victory over Demon Deacons

Georgia Tech stuns FSU on GW TD after blocked FG
NBC Sports

CFB Rewind- Georgia Tech hurts ACC, Utah loss bruises Pac-12
CBS Sports

From the Charlotte Observer
-
NASCAR’s Chase intensity adds to usual Talladega drama
-
Could Dale Earnhardt Jr. do in Chase what his father did 15 years ago at Talladega?
-
Breakout man- Nothing slows Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart
-
Moment Carolina Panthers, fans have waited for has arrived
-
Panthers QB Cam Newton must protect ball, stay on his feet vs. Eagles
-
Q&A- TV analyst Cris Collinsworth talks Panthers before Sunday night’s game
-
Efficient Southern Miss trounces Charlotte 49ers 44-10 in C-USA football

Panthers overpower Monarchs in Miami
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Jaguars Insider- Shad Khan choosing to stand pat, for now
Florida Times-Union

October 24 2015

From the Fayetteville Observer
-
Fayetteville State's winningest football coach, Kenny Phillips, dies of cancer
-
College football- Saturday's Big 5
-
College football- Saturday's region matchups
-
Sammy Batten- Appalachian State has best midseason report card

TWO MINUTE DRILL- Everything you need to know about Saturday’s local ACC football games
Wilmington Star-News

Power Rankings- Old North Banter Week 8
oldnorthbanter.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
Saturday morning blitz
-
College football roundtable- What does the future hold for Duke, UNC, NC State?
-
NC State looks to end Winston-Salem hex
-
Toffoli gets 2, Quick blanks Canes in Kings' 3-0 victory
-
Stuart Scott inducted into the NC Journalism HOF
-
UNC celebrates Late Night with Roy
-
Dereck Whittenburg named associate athletic director at NC State
-
Royals return to World Series, beat Blue Jays in ALCS Game 6

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
-
Admiration is mutual between Duke’s David Cutcliffe and Virginia Tech’s Frank Beamer
-
For the Cavs, any momentum is good momentum
-
Monarchs' margin for error grows thin
-
JMU heritage shouldn't be lost amid ESPN's College GameDay attention
-
Skins greats' path to special honor began on special teams

From the Charlotte Observer
-
Southern Mississippi at Charlotte 49ers Gameday
-
Carolina Panthers will start DE Jared Allen vs. Philadelphia, Ron Rivera says
-
Matt Kenseth- Joey Logano ‘lying’ that bump wasn’t intentional

Analysis- Why Utah college football teams are playing so well this season
Deseret News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-
Tigers ready for tough road test at Miami
-
Gamecocks’ baseball stadium renamed in 10-year, $7 million deal

October 23 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
-
A year after Wainstein report, key issues still in play at UNC
-
N.C. Central basketball still feels ‘disrespected’
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NC State vs. Wake Forest also a battle of the Chubb brothers
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Rejuvenated Ward off to good start for Canes

Appalachian State beats Georgia Southern, becomes bowl eligible
Winston Salem Journal

From the Wilmington Star-News
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State, Wake give new meaning to home field ‘advantage’
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Permalink to Injury reports for Saturday’s games involving State, Wake Forest, UNC and Duke

October 22 2015

From the Fayetteville Observer
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College football- Thursday's in-state games
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Appalachian State ready for battle with Sun Belt foe Georgia Southern

App State to stick to game plan against Georgia Southern
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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Appalachian State ready for battle with old rival Georgia Southern
-
Batum helps Hornets stay unbeaten in preseason, beat Pistons
-
Philadelphia Eagles, Carolina Panthers expect a different Cam Newton this time
-
Carolina Panthers DT Dwan Edwards has ankle sprain, could miss Eagles game
-
Logano's spin of Kenseth raises questions of Chase decorum

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC’s Sylvia Hatchell attempts to keep calm amid storm surrounding her program
-
Murphy homers again, Mets sweep Cubs to reach World Series

UNC’s Hughes reinstated for Virginia Game, Stewart to return next week
Wilmington Star-News

With ESPN GameDay at JMU, banner touting move up to FBS will fly
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson WR Scott amped to play Miami, his home-state boyhood favorite squad
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On the Beat- Swinney talks Morris-to-South Carolina concept
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USC in triple-option- ‘All avenues’ explored in off week

Bowl projections- The quest for 82 lives on
Orlando Sentinel


USA Today

October 21 2015

Top 10 storylines for Week 8 of the college football season
Yardbarker.com

Midseason superlatives
CBS Sports

Wolfpack bolsters future nonconference schedule with addition of South Carolina
Wilmington Star-News

Scandal at Louisville- The latest
Greensboro News-Record

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Escort- How could Cardinals' Pitino not know of sex parties?
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Duke’s defense ready to get back to normal at Virginia Tech
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UNC showing dramatic improvement from long 2014 season
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Carolina Hurricanes’ Nathan Gerbe has a quiet pregame routine
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Canes coach Bill Peters on five game road trip

From the Charlotte Observer
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Coach Brad Lambert says his Charlotte 49ers have learned they ‘belong’
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Charlotte Hornets rookie Frank Kaminsky picks up on NBA nuances
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Panthers move up in power rankings after Seattle win
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In final 2 drives against Seattle, Panthers put on clinic in early downs efficiency
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TWC Arena at 10- Reflecting on Curry, Kobe, Swift, Stones
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Davidson Wildcats picked to finish 3rd in Atlantic 10 preseason men’s basketball poll

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Deacons to face another well-rested opponent
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Duke hoping for repeat of 2013 season

Suddenly, Blue Devils are all about that defense
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Sammy Batten- Top 2017 prospect makes pledge to UNC
Fayetteville Observer

October 20 2015

College Football Picks Week 8- Predictions for Top 25 Games on Upcoming Schedule
Bleacher Report

Forward Pass- Power Football isn't dead & might be the way to the national title
Fox Sports

Forde-Yard Dash- How wide open is the College Football Playoff race?
YAHOO! Sports

From CBS Sports
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Week 8 college football odds, lines- No. 3 Utah an underdog at USC
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Virginia Tech QB Michael Brewer set to return Saturday vs. Duke

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Brewer reclaims Virginia Tech's starting QB job, but coaches say Motley still has role
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JMU coach sees no downside to ESPN GameDay exposure

Oklahoma football- Lincoln Riley 'would be crazy' to run anything but the air raid
The Oklahoma Daily

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Rivera not thinking about letdown against Philly
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Middleton followed Appalachian State victory from locker room

From the Charlotte Observer
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Carolina Panthers’ us-against-the-world mentality- ‘It’s not going to go away’
-
Panthers LB Shaq Thompson’s status in doubt after knee injury vs. Seahawks
-
Panthers QB Cam Newton has never played better
-
Hornets win franchise-best sixth preseason game

5-1 Tar Heels focused on sustaining winning habits
WRAL SportsFan

ACC- Controversial call valid because of Switzer’s ‘invalid signal’
Wilmington Star-News

COUNTDOWN TO CRAZINESS- Reigning national champion Duke unveils 2015-16 Blue Devils
Durham Herald-Sun

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Mike Krzyzewski to step down as national team coach after 2016 Olympics
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ACC stands by controversial call that negated Ryan Switzer punt return
-
UNC’s Elijah Hood warns defensive players to ‘bring your buddies’

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Red zone blues a constant for Gamecocks, regardless of the head coach
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Deshaun Watson, game manager- Clemson’s quarterback says so

October 19 2015

College football TV Week 8- Intriguing matchups before Saturday
Albany Times Union

FIFTH QUARTER- Cooler hot seats and defenseless defenses
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charlotte Observer
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Blow-by- Greg Olsen TD gives Carolina a 27-23 victory over Seattle
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Silence in Seattle is sweetest sound for Carolina Panthers
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Welcome back Luke Kuechly- Panthers linebacker a beast in return
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Carolina Panthers report card 10.18.15
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NASCAR- Joey Logano spins out Matt Kenseth late, wins at Kansas Speedway
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A 3-way bake-off likely for Hornets’ final roster spot

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Newton leads late Carolina rally for 27-23 win over Seattle
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Clawson- They made us miss

Washington's run game halted at New York
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Clemson WR Scott amped to play Miami, his home-state boyhood favorite squad
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The Hangover, Part VII- Scouting Miami
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Off week gives Gamecocks needed chance to prepare for life after Spurrier

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Wolfpack looking for more turnovers
-
So far, so good for Duke football at the midpoint
-
Late Hits- Seven teams could finish football season unbeaten
-
Jacobs- UNC poised to follow Duke as national basketball champs
-
AP Top 25 Heat Check- Contenders, big games become clear

BYU, winners of 3 in a row, enters into softest part of its schedule
Deseret News

Fan Index- The 10 best stadium atmospheres
USA Today

ESPN College GameDay to broadcast from JMU on Saturday
Hampton Roads Daily Press

October 18 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC did what good teams do against overmatched Wake Forest
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NC State and South Carolina to play in Charlotte
-
Backstrom debuts with 3 points as Caps beat Hurricanes, 4-1

From ESPN
Surreal final play gives unbeaten Spartans a win at the Big House
Big House blunder- Michigan fumbles away win
Fake FG keys No. 6 LSU's win over No. 8 Florida

From the Charlotte Observer
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Familiar nemesis- Seattle Seahawks standing in Carolina Panthers’ way
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Three things to watch- Luke Kuechly is back, but is he really back-
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Seattle Seahawks fans speak volumes at games
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Hornets reserves hold off Knicks to go 5-0 in the preseason
-
NASCAR drivers scrambling for spot in Chase’s round of 8
-
Opportunistic Old Dominion slips past Charlotte 49ers late

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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4th-quarter comeback delivers ODU a homecoming win
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Virginia edges Syracuse 44-38 in third overtime
-
Virginia Tech goes back to the old QB, but falls 30-20 at Miami

App State demolishes Warhawks 59-14
Watauga Democrat

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Watson, Scott help No. 5 Clemson burst through Boston College 34-17
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Elliott Era begins
-
Give Elliott’s Gamecocks 2 more games

October 17 2015

From the Fayetteville Observer
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Five questions to ponder before kickoff
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Big 5 storylines- Notes from ECU, UNC and Duke football

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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For college coaches, once it goes, it never comes back
-
College football roundtable- What are the ACC surprises at the midpoint, and revised predictions
-
UNC suspends CBs Stewart, Hughes amid assault charges
-
McGinn gets first goal, Canes first win in 5-3 victory at Detroit

Miami Hurricanes ready for key Coastal Division game vs. Virginia Tech
Miami Herald

Charlotte 49ers must stop Old Dominion workhorse Ray Lawry
Charlotte Observer

From CBS Sports
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C-USA to name MacLeod 1st female commish
-
Utah St. forces 8 turnovers in upset of Boise St
-
Viewer's guide- An all-day affair

Redskins without Trent Williams against Jets
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

October 16 2015

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Injury reports for Saturday’s games involving UNC, Wake, ECU
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UNC cornerbacks Stewart, Hughes suspended indefinitely
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UNC co-No. 1 in preseason coaches basketball poll

FOOTBALL- FORMER NEW BERN STAR HUGHES SUSPENDED INDEFINITELY BY UNC
New Bern Sun Journal

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC sets guidelines for athletes, coaches and academics
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UNC suspends cornerbacks Stewart, Hughes
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UNC and Kentucky top the USA Today Coaches Poll
-
NC State QB Jacoby Brissett deals with downturn

Things to watch- Eventful week culminates with SEC showdowns
Associated Press

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Dialed in- Woody has Mountaineers' defense ranked among best in the nation
-
Heels older, smarter than in previous two seasons

Maryland: Oregon East?
CBS Sports

Towson's Darius Victor Running For His Place In School History
Press Box Online

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Davidson Day coach Chad Grier admires son’s handling of year-long suspension
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Carolina Panthers’ mission- Contain Seattle’s Russell Wilson for 60 minutes
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Panthers DE Jared Allen not likely to make Seattle trip; Wes Horton to start
-
Panthers LB Thomas Davis- ‘No love lost’ between him, Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham
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10 observations about the Hornets after 2 exhibitions in China

From the Atlanta Journal Constitution
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Saints capitalize on Falcons' mistakes for win
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Schultz- No coach, no Playboy nudes. What's left?

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Sapakoff- Quitting midseason OK if Spurrier gives back half his $4 million salary
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Elliott hears familiar voice on first call-in show

Auburn's Malzahn visor-free to honor Spurrier
ESPN

Steve Spurrier With The Free Lesson For Frank Beamer
Gobbler Country

Bad play call- Spurrier takes ESPN gig after bailing on team
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Better run defense imperative for Virginia Tech against Miami
Hampton Roads Daily Press

October 15 2015

Bowl outlook- Breaking down the postseason chances for N.C.'s Division I teams
Fayetteville Observer

Who could have forecast these college football surprises?
Los Angeles Times

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes hope this NC State Fair trip goes better than the last one
-
UNC guard Marcus Paige rejects Duke hair comparison
Listen to Amateur Hour- A News & Observer College Sports Podcast

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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ODU, Charlotte taking the same bumpy road to FBS success
-
Gruden- Redskins' DeSean Jackson could play Sunday vs. Jets

From the Charlotte Observer
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Why do Seahawks excel at slowing Panthers QB Cam Newton?
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Seattle’s 12th man noisy, but ‘loud is loud,’ Cam Newton says
-
Now Carolina Panthers LB A.J. Klein is in concussion protocol
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Panthers’ Bene Benwikere feels for injured friend
-
Kam Chancellor’s leap over Panthers line- Athletic, or illegal?
-
Dale Earnhardt unveils ‘Gray Ghost’ 2016 paint scheme to honor Buddy Baker
-
NASCAR rules for 2016 call for low-downforce package at 32 events

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Ginn finds new life again
-
Defense rules in the ACC
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Immediate impact- Ejiofor shines in return to action

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Spurrier hits the links, says Gamecocks must ‘recruit, recruit, recruit’
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Interim head coach Shawn Elliott already turning up the volume at USC
-
On the Beat- Swinney has to coach 25 more years to ‘one up’ Spurrier

Spurrier has lasting connection with Duke, Cutcliffe
Wilmington Star-News

Virginia Tech's midseason grade reflects 3-3 start
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From ESPN
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UF DB accused of firing gun at pregnant girlfriend
-
Man vs. Metric- Can Texas A&M avenge Alabama rout?
-
Bielema denies allegations of instigating penalty

October 14 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Carolina Hurricanes can’t cash in on power plays in loss
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Spurrier says it was time to leave as South Carolina football coach

Steve Spurrier's Fun 'n' Gun brought football evolution to the SEC
ESPN

Elliott, a former ASU player and coach, now the head ball coach at South Carolina
Winston Salem Journal

Could UNC’s Chizik be the next Head Ball Coach at South Carolina?
Wilmington Star-News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Five names for USC to consider as it searches for Steve Spurrier’s successor
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USC players ‘shocked’ by Spurrier’s resignation
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Sapakoff- Ray Tanner must leverage the Spurrier years in South Carolina’s coaching hire
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Gamecock football recruiting could improve during post-Spurrier era
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On the Beat- Clemsoning proponents ‘ignorant and lazy,’ per more stats

From the Charlotte Observer
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Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly returns to lineup after monthlong recovery
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Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin ‘attacking’ rehab since knee surgery
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This time with feeling- Panthers DE Jared Allen dealing with numbness in foot
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Sadly, no guarantees Panthers’ Luke Kuechly won’t have another concussion
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Suspended Florida QB Will Grier has to grow up – fast
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Running game pivotal for 49ers vs. ODU
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Shawn Elliott will be USC’s interim head coach
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Charlotte Hornets seeing early signs of better ball movement
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Camera time for Hornets – 58 stories above Shanghai
-
Big names drop to bottom of standings after ho-hum race

Sammy Batten- UNC wins one against SEC
Fayetteville Observer

October 13 2015

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Steve Spurrier retires as Gamecocks’ head coach
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Clemson, others respect Spurrier’s place in history
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Spurrier exit gives USC a head start

Head Ball Coach to the end
CBS Sports

From the Charlotte Observer
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Steve Spurrier is retiring immediately as South Carolina’s football coach
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Charlotte Hornets lobbied hard to be part of NBA effort to go global
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Rick Bonnell’s postcard from China- The Shanghai waterfront
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Florida suspends former Davidson Day QB Will Grier for violating NCAA rules on PEDs

Suspended Gators QB Will Grier 'really, really sorry' for taking banned substance
Orlando Sentinel

UF's Grier suspended: Report- QB violated NCAA rule
gatorsports.com

Treon Harris, c'mon on down!- Ron Higgins' SEC Agenda Week 7
New Orleans Times Picayune

Nightmare loss to Miami still stings for Virginia Tech as rematch looms
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Monarchs taking nothing for granted with 49ers
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Gruden- With Skins sitting 2-3, "moral victories" aren't enough

Steelers wild about Bell; beats S.D. on final play
ESPN

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes still looking for first win of season
-
UNC approaches basketball season with great expectations, plenty of questions

Assured Tar Heels team eager for next ACC battle
WRAL Sports

October 12 2015

FIFTH QUARTER- Process of elimination begins
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State starts to refocus after latest loss
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Jacobs- ACC heading toward tougher football schedules
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Stuart Scott headed to UNC’s journalism hall of fame
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UNC seeks to carry momentum out of off week
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Duke’s Jela Duncan glad to be back after academic issue, injury

From the Winston Salem Journal
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After first ACC road win, Wake Forest turns attention to UNC
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Logano races into 3rd round of playoffs with Charlotte win

From the Charlotte Observer
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Joey Logano wins Charlotte race, clinches spot in 3rd round of Chase
-
Hendrick teammates struggle, but Gordon 8th in final 500
-
Pit road incident ends top-three hopes for Busch, Larson
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Carolina Panthers DE Ryan Delaire- No frills, definitely not soft

Pick-six ends promising day for Washington
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Alford’s interception return lifts Falcons in OT
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Clemson cracks top five, picks up a first-place vote
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Defense, running game carrying the flag for No. 5 Clemson

Ohio State No. 1, Baylor up to No. 2
USA Today

From CBS Sports
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AP Top 25 pol- Baylor closing gap with Ohio State; SEC has 4 of top 10
-
Maryland fires coach Randy Edsall
-
NCAA accuses Louisiana-Lafayette of major recruiting violations

October 11 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke’s offense finds consistency against Army
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Wake Forest hangs on for 3-0 win over BC
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Disappointment all that NC State has after 0-2 ACC start
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Rain pushes Chase race at Charlotte to Sunday afternoon
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Detroit Red Wings surge past Carolina Hurricanes in third for 4-3 win
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Hornets top Paul-less Clippers 106-94 in China game

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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A long road trip, and a long day for Gamecocks in 45-24 loss at LSU
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No. 6 Clemson strangles Georgia Tech’s vaunted offense in 43-24 victory
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Clemson notes- Asked about ‘Clemsoning,’ Dabo Swinney sounds off in epic rant

Warm welcome? LSU thrashes South Carolina 45-24, rolls up 624 yards of offense
Baton Rouge Advocate

Panthers DE Charles Johnson- The ‘Big Money’ you don’t know
Charlotte Observer

Campbell, UNC Pembroke benefit from adding football
Fayetteville Observer

October 10 2015

From the Fayetteville Observer
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College football- Saturday's Big 5 matchups
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Sammy Batten- Is quarterback position going retro?

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Five questions to ponder before kickoff
-
Wolfpack cures another team’s ills, now can it find a way to soothe its own?

From the Roanoke Times
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Virginia Tech rebounds, tops N.C. State 28-13
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A post-game wrap- Virginia Tech 28, N.C. State 13

Hokies' offense springs to life at Lane Stadium
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Good start, bad finish for NC State in 28-13 loss at Virginia Tech
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Disappointment all that NC State has after 0-2 ACC start
NC State's Dave Doeren's comments after the Wolfpack's loss to Virginia Tech
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College football roundtable- Is UNC really the favorite in the Coastal Division?
-
Carolina Hurricanes lose James Wisniewski to knee injury
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Former Canes defenseman Aaron Ward arrested in Cary

Virginia Tech Rises Up, Beats NC State 28-13
TechSideline.com

College football- Northwestern at Michigan this week's best game
Oklahoma News

Scott Rabalais- On this Saturday, South Carolina fans, LSU’s Tiger Stadium is yours
Baton Rouge Advocate

China is fun, but it can be a little scary for Hornets’ Jeremy Lin
Charlotte Observer

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Satterfield receives new deal at Appalachian
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Wake Forest at Boston College shapes up as defensive showdown
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One-win Army has Duke wary

October 9 2015

From the Wilmington Star-News
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TWO MINUTE DRILL- Everything you need to know about this weekend’s ACC, ECU football games
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Injury reports for this weekend’s local ACC, ECU football games

Want a true must-win? Beamer, Hokies are looking at it
Roanoke Times

From the Charlotte Observer
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Wolfpack prepares for unknown vs. Hokies
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Matt Kenseth wins pole once again at Charlotte

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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High school coaches begin to warily accept Friday night ACC football
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DeCock- Options to the north, but South Carolina looks elsewhere to play
-
NC State’s defense hopes to get back on track against Hokies
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Duke’s Norman thrives at linebacker
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Canes fall to Predators 2-1 in season opener

From the Charlotte Observer
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Retirement not on NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson’s mind yet
-
Could Denny Hamlin win NASCAR’s championship with torn ACL?
-
Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton, MVP candidate- Legit, or background noise?
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After 20-hour flight, I’ve arrived in China with the Charlotte Hornets

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Spurrier 15th, Swinney 26th on college football coach salary list
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Gamecocks keep focus on football before very different kind of ‘home’ game
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Georgia Tech’s triple option not drastically different from Clemson’s offense

From CBS Sports
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Washington uses trick play in road upset of USC
-
King of the conferences
-
Report- Maryland to fire coach Edsall this week

Report- Maryland plans to fire Edsall
NBC Sports

October 8 2015

From ESPN
Gamecocks move game vs. LSU to Baton Rouge
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Hokies' struggles ratchet up the pressure on Frank Beamer

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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USC- Moving LSU game from Columbia to Baton Rouge ‘the right thing to do’
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Notre Dame fans saved from storm by Clemson assistant

From the Baton Rouge Advocate
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No white jerseys for LSU's Saturday game; Tigers to wear purple against South Carolina
-
LSU’s adjusting to role as ‘visitor’ against South Carolina for Satuday's afternoon game
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How to buy tickets- Prices- What you need to know for South Carolina vs. LSU game in Tiger Stadium on Saturday

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Beamer understands urgency as Virginia Tech prepares for N.C. State
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Virginia Tech's Brewer cleared, could play against N.C. State

Injury reports for Friday’s N.C. State-Virginia Tech game
Wilmington Star-News

Just when football looks bleak, hoops season comes to Va
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

Defending National Champion UVa Baseball Releases 2016 Schedule
NBC 29 News

From the Charlotte Observer
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South Carolina-LSU game will be played in Baton Rouge
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Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly- ‘I’m close’ to returning to play
-
Carolina Panthers CB Josh Norman becoming face of excellence
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Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera brushes up on rules after Detroit-Seattle controversy
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USA Today columnist Christine Brennan- Unlike Ray Rice, Greg Hardy lacks contrition

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Canes’ Hanifin latest teen to benefit from changing NHL game
-
Hurricanes open with return to playoffs as goal
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Jeremy Cash shows off flexibility of Duke defense
-
Renewal of Miami-Florida State rivalry marks Week 6 in ACC

Football Notebook- Expanded TV for Ga. State Game
appstatesports.com

O-line to get boost with Anderson's return
Winston Salem Journal

October 7 2015

South Carolina ‘not 100 percent sure’ home game against LSU will go on as planned
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

From CBS Sports
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Flooding could make South Carolina a road team
-
Attendance on the rise
-
Mike Leach talks Donald Trump, his facilities being better than Oregon's

From USA Today
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Some highly touted teams flop in opening month of season
-
Hokies set to take on Wolfpack looking avoid 0-2 ACC start

Saturday’s results create new ‘reality’ for UNC, State
Wilmington Star-News

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Duke’s standout player 'up in the air'
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DeCock- Duke’s basketball team starts over, again
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Is UNC now the favorite to win the Coastal Division?
-
Barr nears return for NC State
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For Hurricanes rookie Noah Hanifin, learning process gets faster

From the Charlotte Observer
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Rookie report card- Carolina Panthers haven’t needed them to do much
-
Carolina Panthers bring back DE Wes Horton
-
Charlotte Hornets’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist elects to have shoulder surgery
-
Injury to Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist takes joy out of Monday
-
Kyle Busch still looking for first Charlotte Cup victory

Brewer has more hurdles to clear before he gets OK to play
The Virginian Pilot

October 6 2015

From ESPN
Kapadia- Seahawks know they got a break
NFL- Late 'illegal bat' penalty missed vs. Seahawks
-
Lions don't want an apology -- they want a win
-
Dolphins fire coach Philbin after 1-3 start
-
Getting fired can be brutal, or it can be a relief

Bret Strelow- Reynolds Coliseum taking shape as college hoops season begins
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Marquise Williams gives UNC quarterbacks an ACC player of the week repeat
-
Junior Gnonkonde’s journey from Africa to UNC includes storybook moment at Georgia Tech
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NC State trying to fix first-down problems
-
State offensive lineman Joe Thurney talks about preparing for Virginia Tech
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Canes’ power-play still a work in progress
-
Canes’ Lack- ‘I feel more secure’

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Rain continues in Columbia, where Gamecocks’ preparation for LSU goes on
-
For struggling USC, hardest part yet to come

From the Charlotte Observer
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Injury to Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist takes joy out of Monday
-
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he’s never had to look over his shoulder in-season

From the Wilmington Star-News
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UNC’s Williams goes from bench to ACC Player of the Week
-
Tar Heels are no longer ‘not ready for primetime players’

ODU homecoming game against UNC Charlotte is close to a sellout
Hampton Roads Daily Press

ESPN ranks Florida's "road" to undefeated 5-0 record No. 1 in college football
Alligator Army

Forward Pass- Six teams we rushed to judge, plus three more deserving respect
Fox Sports

October 5 2015

College football- UNC's Williams bounces back; Duke, ECU notch big league wins
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Late Hits- Clemson keeps the ACC’s playoff hopes alive
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Inside the trick play that gave UNC lead in win over Georgia Tech
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Louisville bottles up NC State’s running game

FIFTH QUARTER- Historic rainfall, significant victory
Wilmington Star-News

Amway Coaches Poll
USA Today

College Football News Rankings- Week 5 No. 1-128
College Football News

Clemson defense, a liability not long ago, proving unbreakable
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

Young Florida Gators offensive line showing solid growth
Miami Herald

Five thoughts the day after the Hokies' loss to Pitt
Roanoke Times

Cousins and Garcon team up late to cap comeback win
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Newton, Norman help Panthers stay unbeaten
-
Appalachian State focuses now on first Sun Belt opponent
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Harvick dominates in must-win race to advance in Chase

From the Charlotte Observer
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Carolina Panthers wax Tampa Bay Buccaneers 37-23, move to 4-0
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Carolina Panthers CB Josh Norman rides again with second pick-six
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Carolina Panthers DE Ryan Delaire introduces himself to Jameis Winston – twice
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Kevin Harvick wins at Dover, advances to second round of Chase
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Axle seal undoes Jimmie Johnson’s bid for title No. 7
-
Hansbrough, Kaminsky help Hornets topple Heat

October 4 2015

From the Charleston Post & Courier
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No. 12 Clemson survives another fourth-quarter flourish, tops No. 6 Notre Dame 24-22
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Tigers goal-line stand keys win over Notre Dame
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Clemson defense, a liability not long ago, proving unbreakable
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Sapakoff- No rain on the Clemson playoff parade
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Against Missouri, Lorenzo Nunez alone isn’t enough for USC
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‘Phantom calls’ upset Spurrier

Schlabach- Wipe the slate clean after Week 5
ESPN

From NBC Sports
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The Fifth Quarter- Week 5 Rewind
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Flu-stricken Will Grier has 4 TDs and Gators up 25-0 on Ole Miss
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No. 25 Florida the new beast of SEC East after dismantling No. 3 Ole Miss
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Brian Kelly’s decisions see No. 6 Notre Dame fall two points shy of No. 12 Clemson

From the Hampton Roads Daily Press
Beamer unusually salty after Virginia Tech's loss to Pitt
-
Virginia Tech's inept offense fails to produce or protect in 17-13 loss to Pitt
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ODU opens C-USA play with 27-7 loss at Marshall

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Hokies' offense sputters in 17-13 loss to Pittsburgh
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Monarchs drop their third in a row
-
Kirk Cousins and the Redskins host Sam Bradford, Philadelphia Eagles today

Wolfpack in sheep’s clothing in ‘big boy’ loss to Louisville
Wilmington Star-News

Sammy Batten- Don't blame soft schedule for N.C. State loss
Fayetteville Observer

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Mistakes trip up NC State in 20-13 loss to Louisville
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DeCock- From undefeated to unmasked, Wolfpack exposed in ACC opener
-
UNC savors unlikely comeback victory at Georgia Tech
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Martin’s field goals give Duke 9-7 win over Boston College
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Carolina Hurricanes build a young defensive foundation

From the Winston Salem Journal
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Another almost- Wake unable to pull off upset against Florida St
-
Trick play catapults Mountaineers to win
-
Homecoming happy again at App State

From the Charlotte Observer
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Three things to watch- Chase Jameis Winston, or just confuse him?
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For 7 years, Doug Herbert has turned personal tragedy into public quest to save lives of teen drivers
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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist injures shoulder as Hornets top Magic, 106-100

October 3 2015

TWO MINUTE DRILL: Everything you need to know about Saturday’s ACC/ECU football games
Wilmington Star-News

College football- Saturday's Big 5 matchups
Fayetteville Observer

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
-With Notre Dame in town, Clemson seeks respect on national scale
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Inside the Game- No. 6 Notre Dame at No. 12 Clemson
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By necessity, Gamecocks’ offense has become the Zo and Pharoh Show
-
Inside the Game- South Carolina at Missouri

Is Notre Dame at Clemson a playoff elimination game?
E
SPN

'Preseason' behind it, Virginia Tech opens ACC slate hosting Pittsburgh
Richmond Times Dispatch

Hokies must deal with Panthers, rain
Roanoke Times

Florida QB Will Grier ill, might not start vs. Ole Miss
AL.com

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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Is Notre Dame’s schedule fair?
-
Louisville investigating if escorts were hired for recruits
-
NC State out to prove it’s for real
-
UNC goes silent to overcome noise at Georgia Tech
-
NFL’s slide rule a no-brainer for college QBs
-
Cam Ward cements status as Hurricanes top goalie during 2-1 exhibition win against Penguins

Appalachian State wants to set the tone early against Wyoming
Winston Salem Journal

From the Charlotte Observer
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With a little love, Panthers DT Kawann Short says he can be great
-
Panthers will try for 15th straight 100-yard rushing game
-
5 questions to consider as the Charlotte Hornets hit road for first exhibitions
-
NASCAR’s longer restart zone at Dover popular with drivers
-
Rain at Dover washes out qualifying; Kenseth on pole
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Charlotte 49ers tip off basketball season with new coach, new players

Look inside LSU locker room- Pristine helmets, perfect lockers, search for Les Miles shoes
Baton Rouge Advocate

October 2 2015

From the Charlotte Observer
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TV deal behind Charlotte 49ers’ Friday night game
-
Charlotte 49ers Gameday
-
Carolina’s Cam Newton, Tampa Bay’s Jameis Winston share pre-draft bond
-
Carolina Panthers might have to shuffle running back lineup
-
Charlotte Hornets’ Tyler Hansbrough might need to extend shooting range to extend career

Justin Tucker's 52-yard field goal gives Ravens 23-20 overtime win over Steelers
Baltimore Sun

Virginia Tech, much of ACC in for a revealing Saturday
Hampton Roads Daily Press

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Injury reports for Saturday’s ACC games involving UNC, State, Duke, Wake
-
UNC LB Jackson suffers career-ending injury

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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UNC LB Joe Jackson suffers career-ending neck injury
-
UNC to honor late ESPN broadcaster, alumnus Scott on Oct. 23
-
NC State ready to move on without Shadrach Thornton
-
NC State looking for 3-point help
-
Wolfpack boosts basketball roster with recruiting re-dos
-
Jordan Staal looks to score more goals for Canes

From CBS Sports
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Appeals court- NCAA athletes shouldn't be paid
-
Another bowl- NCAA approves Arizona Bowl

From ESPN
-
GameDay Kickoff- Why Week 5 is the best yet for CFB Playoff
-
Is 2015 the year North Carolina finally breaks through?

October 1 2015

From the Raleigh News & Observer
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NC State’s Shadrach Thornton dismissed from football team after arrest
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NC State’s Thornton not the only one left looking bad
Swofford talks about ACC prospects, UNC problems
-
Carolina Hurricanes edge past Washington Capitals in preseason shootout

Virginia Tech defense struggling against mobile quarterbacks
Roanoke Times

Pitt, Virginia Tech will open ACC play Saturday -- and, yes, these games matter
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

From the Norfolk Virginian Pilot
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Redskins, Eagles keeping an eye on the weather, too
-
Quarterback Vad Lee takes JMU's offense to unprecedented heights
-
Marshall, Monarchs both are breaking in new quarterbacks

From the Wilmington Star-News
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Clawson open to using two QBs at Wake … once they’re both available
-
N.C. State dismisses troubled running back Shadrach Thornton

App gets long-waited shot at redemption vs. Wyoming
Winston Salem Journal

Ohio State football- Never forget this is Urban Meyer's offense, regardless of the coordinator
Cleveland Plain Dealer

Many matchups will decide Tigers-Irish
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier

The Secret Racing Test Tunnel No One Wants to Talk About
Popular Mechanics

October 31 2015

From theAmerican.org
UConn Wins Friday Night East Division Battle Over East Carolina, 31-13
What To Watch- Six Saturday Games In Week Nine
2015 Cross Country Championships Preview
-
UCF's Thomas Niles
-
Navy's Binns Chosen as Campbell Trophy Finalist

From Philly.com
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Stars have aligned for huge Temple-Notre matchup
-
New Owls win with old-school plan
-
ESPN GameDay a good look for Temple
-
The last time ND lost in Philly

Houston vs. Vanderbilt preview
Houston Chronicle

5 keys for Vanderbilt vs. Houston
Nashville Tennessean

Navy-South Florida at a glance
Annapolis Capital

UC-UCF scouting report, prediction
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Tommy Tuberville disappointed to not coach against George O'Leary Saturday
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Former UCF coach George O'Leary to be paid $200,000 a year as consultant through 2020

Tulsa at SMU- As the Hurricane heads south to try for its first AAC win, here's what you need to know
Tulsa World

October 30 2015

From theAmerican.org
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UConn No. 1, USF No. 19 In USA Today Preseason Poll
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Navy's Binns Chosen as Campbell Trophy Finalist

Temple football's rise has Notre Dame's, nation's attention
Chicago Tribune

3-point stance- Navy's Keenan Reynolds set to sail away with record
ESPN

From Philly.com
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The spotlight's on Temple
-
Kern- You've come a long way, Owls

Meet Temple's Matt Rhule, the former Giants coach who could be heading back to Jersey (hello, Rutgers?)
New Jersey Online

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Losing was a foreign concept for most UCF football players
-
Rising UCF defensive tackle leaves the team

Bearcats' Shaq Washington nears all-time UC record
Cincinnati Enquirer

UH Coaches get Pranked
Houston Chronicle

Momentum builds as USF picks up pace
Tampa Tribune

USF expects Quinton Flowers, D'Ernest Johnson to play
Tampa Bay Times

Questions about life after Lynch and Fuente's future in this week's mailbag
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Everything to know about SMU-Tulsa, including predictions, analysis, TV info and more
Dallas Morning News

October 29 2015

From theAmerican.org
Three Football Teams In The Top 25 and Preseason Basketball Honors Announced. Watch The Rise
Sights and Sounds from Men's and Women's Basketball Media Days
-
Recap- Men's Basketball Media Day

Tigers still atop our conference rankings; spotlight on Temple vs. Notre Dame
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From philly.com
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Temple's stadium could be too costly
-
What Owls learned from last Notre Dame game
-
Excitement builds for 'GameDay'
-
'GameDay' is now a football phenomenon

Notre Dame vs. Temple Complete Game Preview
Bleacher Report

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF offensive line determined to protect QB Justin Holman
-
UCF football playing for personal pride against Cincinnati
-
Bianchi- It's small-time for UCF fans to complain about contracts of O'Leary and Key

Two-Minute Drill- Houston cornerback Brandon Wilson
Houston Chronicle

Hurricane to Hollywood- Receiver Conner Floyd plans acting career after football
Tulsa World

Nichols- Amid SMU's struggles, QB Matt Davis finds out how fleeting job security can be
Dallas Morning News

From the Tampa Bay Times
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Smaller quarterbacks capable of great escapes
-
Know the Foe- Navy

Momentum builds as USF picks up pace
Tampa Tribune

October 28 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Three Football Teams In The Top 25 and Preseason Basketball Honors Announced. Watch The Rise
-
Cincinnati, East Carolina and Houston Earn Weekly Swimming & Diving Honors
-
American Athletic Conference ASN Schedule Released
-
SMU Picked to Win 2015-16 American Men’s Basketball Title

AAC favorite SMU coping with coach's suspension, tourney ban
San Jose Mercury News

And in that corner… The Temple Owls
NBC Sports

From Philly.com
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Matt Rhule confident Owls will remained focused against Irish
-
Owls ignore hype about Notre Dame, focus on task at hand

No. 21 Temple Readies For Halloween Showdown With No. 9 Notre Dame
CBS Philly

VIDEO- Brian Kelly preparing for four quarter game vs. Temple
College Football Talk

How will Memphis fit with the Playoff committee?
USA Today

Conference roundup- Cougars, Owls own leads in West and East
The Daily Cougar

Jones- USF should use Miami coaching saga as a cautionary tale
Tampa Bay Times

UCF football playing for personal pride against Cincinnati
Orlando Sentinel

UC's quarterback competition continues
Cincinnati Enquirer

USF-Navy matchup features accomplished running quarterbacks
Tampa Tribune

From the Tulsa World
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SMU, Tulsa looking for their first conference win
-
Five things SMU fans should know about conference foe Tulsa

Tulane coach Curtis Johnson- 'There are no moral victories'
New Orleans Times Picayune

October 27 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Recap- Women's Basketball Media Day
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ESPN College GameDay Headed To Temple
Listen - Weekly Football Coaches' Teleconference
-
Lynch, Matakevich, Finch Earn Weekly Football Honors

GameDay to Philly for No. 21 Temple vs. No. 9 Notre Dame
USA Today

From Philly.com
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ESPN's College GameDay coming to Philadelphia
-
Matt Rhule confident Owls will remained focused against Irish
-
The roots of Temple-ND matchup
-
'College GameDay' finally picks Temple

6 reasons Temple is an awesome choice to host 'College GameDay'
MSN

Group of Five Power Rankings- It's American or bust
CBS Sports

From the Annapolis Capital
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AAC powers way to college football contention
-
Navy turns attention to streaking South Florida
-
Tulane defensive strategy catches Navy by surprise

From the Houston Chronicle
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This week- No. 18 Houston vs. Vanderbilt
-
UH running back Farrow undergoes concussion protocol

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF interim coach Danny Barrett determined to salvage Knights' nightmare season
-
Top candidates for UCF coaching job
-
Resignation of George O'Leary puts UCF behind recruiting 8-ball, for now

UC to face ex-QB Barrett this week
Cincinnati Enquirer

Uber offering free rides to UCF football fans until they win
FanSided

Taggart- Flowers, Johnson "getting better by the day"
Tampa Bay Times

USF receiver Antoine arrested on drug charge
Tampa
Tribune

Once Again, UConn Sits Atop The AAC; Breanna Stewart Top Player; Tuck, Jefferson On 1st Team
Hartford Courant

Former TU athletic director Judy MacLeod becomes first female commissioner of FBS league
T
ulsa World

October 26 2015

From theAmerican.org
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American Teams Continue to Climb Up National Polls
-
UCF's George O'Leary Announces Retirement

From the Orlando Sentinel
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UCF coach George O'Leary retires, Knights move forward during winless season
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Top candidates for UCF coaching job
-
UCF to pay Brent Key $700,000 in exchange for not naming him Knights' next coach
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UCF coach George O'Leary says he retired to accelerate search for his replacement
-
UCF interim coach Danny Barrett to take on alma mater Cincinnati Saturday

UCF's O'Leary resigns | Dodd- What's his legacy?
CBS Sports

AAC Notebook- Ranked teams continue to impress
WYFF 4

American Athletic Football Rankings And Reactions, Week 8
Campus Insiders

Temple of the Dogs- Can a Mid-Major Make the College Football Playoff?
Rolling Stone

College football conference rankings after Week 8 of 2015 season
Examiner

UH moves up into top 20 in AP, coaches polls
Houston Chronicle

Temple moves up in both football polls
Philly.com

Memphis Tigers rise to No. 16 in both major polls
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Tulsa World
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Analysis- Rebuilding TU football program an ongoing process
-
TU notebook- Injuries rack up against Memphis
Tulsa World

Kiel back in saddle as UC awaits UCF
Cincinnati Enquirer

USF vs. SMU- 5 things you might have missed
Tampa Bay Times

October 25 2015

College Football Rewind- The American Athletic Conference is the best league no one’s talking about
Washington Post

Group of Five teams have been pushed aside, but they are making noise
LA Times

From theAmerican.org
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Gunner Kiel Leads Cincinnati Over UConn, 37-13
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USF Runs Past SMU, 38-14
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Keenan Reynolds Leads Navy To Win Over Tulane, 31-14
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Houston Rolls to 59-10 Win over UCF

12 takeaways from another tumultuous college football Saturday
YAHOO! Sports

UConn dominated by Cincinnati after strong start in loss
New Haven Register

From the Hartford Courant
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Huskies Fall To Cincinnati, 37-13
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The Wrap- When UConn's Defense If Off, The Team Doesn't Win

UC Bearcats cruise past UConn, 37-13
Cincinnati Enquirer

Tulsa hopes to build off of Keyarris Garrett's record-setting night
Tulsa World

Tomorrow's Top 25 Today- Utah loss, Clemson rout shake up top 10
CBS Sports

UCF attendance lags during homecoming loss to No. 21 Houston
Orlando Sentinel

Flowers has career day as Bulls top SMU for third win in row
Tampa Tribune

Tulane holds down Navy running game but falls 31-14
New Orleans Times Picayune

Looking Ahead- Irish Opponents in Week Eight
One Foot Down

October 24 2015

Paxton Lynch Powers Memphis Past Tulsa, 66-42
theAmerican.org

No. 18 Memphis at Tulsa- Tigers, Hurricane lighting up scoreboard early in Justin Fuente's return to Tulsa
Tulsa World

With Lynch at the controls, Tigers appear unbeatable
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tigers Defeat Tulsa 66-42 Friday
Go Tigers Go

UC-UConn scouting report, prediction
Cincinnati Enquirer

UConn Seeking First Win Ever At Cincinnati — And It Won't Be Easy
Hartford Courant (Sub Req'd)

UH vs. Central Florida capsule
Houston Chronicle

UCF defense faces tough odds fending off No. 21 Houston's offense
Orlando Sentinel

Struggling Tulane will have to contend with disciplined Navy on the road
Baton Rouge Advocate

Tanner Lee hoping to get Tulane's offense moving against Navy
New Orleans Times Picayune

Navy continues to shuffle the deck at right tackle
Annapolis Capital

Everything to know about SMU-South Florida, including predictions, analysis, TV info and more
Dallas Morning News

From the Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
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Temple deserves national attention
-
Temple- Football stadium funding on track
-
ESPN's 'GameDay' may come to Philly for Temple-Notre showdown

What Temple Football Is Doing Right Now Is Simply Historic
Philadelphia Magazine

Santoliquito- For One Week In October, Philly Will Be Temple Town
CBS Philly

Is ESPN College GameDay coming to Philadelphia for Temple vs. Notre Dame?
New Jersey Online

October 23 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Temple is 7-0 for first time in school history, 24-14 win over ECU
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Tulsa Hosts Memphis on Friday Night

AAC savoring 'seminal moment' with three teams in the top 25
CBS Sports

Temple's goal- 35K-seat, $100 million stadium
Philly.com

Tulsa trip a special homecoming for Fuente
Memphis Commercial Appeal

UC-UConn game sells out
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Ex-UCF player Brandon Alexander urges Knights not to give up, make most of every moment
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UCF coach George O'Leary says he won't release his contract to public

Duarte’s American Athletic Conference Power Rankings- Week 8
Houston Chronicle

October 22 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Thursday Night Football- East Carolina Hosts Temple
-
East Carolina Wins Elon Phoenix Invitational By 23 Strokes
-
Houston's Head Coog- Tom Herman
-
Men's Basketball Media Day October 27 In Orlando
WATCH- Olympic Sports Report

No Longer A Joke, AAC Makes Huge Strides With 3 Teams In Top 25
Hartford Courant

From the Houston Chronicle
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Duarte’s American Athletic Conference Power Rankings- Week 8
-
University of Houston reveals new wall graphics

AAC Fantasy Picks- Week 8
cincyontheprowl.com

Navy Football Notes- Safety making strides for Mids
Annapolis Capital

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF looking for Justin Holman to be mobile threat against Houston
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UCF athletics could use a dose of transparency (Sub Req'd)

Tigers, Tulsa rack up yards with uptempo offense
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Tulsa World
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TU football notebook- Golden Hurricane offense looks for consistency
-
TU point guard Shaquille Harrison changes shot in the offseason

USF's three-headed rushing attack gets a test
Tampa Bay Times

October 21 2015

From theAmerican.org
-
SMU’s Hoch and East Carolina’s Sams Claim Weekly Honors
WATCH- Three Undefeated Ranked Teams For The American Headed Into Week 8

AAC on top of its game, now can they keep it that way?
The Sporting News

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Houston coach Tom Herman hoping the nation takes notice of AAC
-
UCF basketball ready to reach new heights

Conference roundup- Standings remain static despite upset bids
The Daily Cougar

Friday game against Memphis will showcase Tulsa on ESPN
Tulsa World

Memphis faces another prolific offense vs. Tulsa
Daily Helmsman

Tuberville- Kiel upset, wants to play
Cincinnati Enquirer

After Mistake-Filled Game Vs. USF, UConn Tries To Get On Track At Cincy
Hartford Courant

From the Houston Chronicle
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The Sports Update- UH coach Tom Herman discusses defense’s red zone struggles
-
Houston bowl projections- Cougars remain in line for New Year’s Six bowl
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UH’s Greg Ward a Heisman Trophy candidate in eyes of Tulane coach

Five things SMU fans needs to know about surging South Florida
Dallas Morning News

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
-
American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco talks playoffs and more
-
Walk-ons play critical roles for No. 18 Tigers

Tulane’s baseball schedule features teams with higher RPIs
Baton Rouge Advocate

Memphis Announces 2016 Baseball Schedule
Go Tigers Go


Bowl game- USF, Taggart won't think ahead

Tampa Bay Times

October 20 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Memphis Is FWAA AutoNation Team Of The Week
Week 8- FB Coaches Teleconference - Listen Now
-
Memphis, East Carolina, and Houston Take Home Weekly Honors
-
Three Teams Ranked After Week 7 of the College Football Season
-
AmericanRising- What People Are Saying

Plenty of upstarts making unexpected Top 25 appearances
Associated Press

Group of Five rankings- Bow before mighty AAC
CBS Sports

From USA Today
-
The AAC is showing power in football | Coaches Poll
-
Baylor, Group of Five move in 1-128 Re-rank

AAC teams hit betting spotlight
NBC Sports

Transformation At Temple Under Rhule; Owls Crack AP Poll At No. 22
Hartford Courant

Notre Dame's Halloween matchup with Temple set for prime time on ABC
ndinsider.com

UConn Football Upcoming Opponent Rundown- Week 7
theuconnblog.com

USF included in ESPN bowl projections for first time this season
Tampa
Tribune

USF tops UConn, rides modest win streak
Tampa Bay
Times

Herman- Winless or not, UCF has UH’s attention
Houston Chronicle

UCF faces a tough homecoming test against No. 21 Houston
Orlando Sentinel

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers put big win aside, point toward Tulsa
-
Tiger defense steps up vs. Ole Miss
-
Fuente on Tigers- 'We're at halftime of the season. We have a lot of work to do.'

From the Tulsa World
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Justin Fuente reminds reporters about Tulsa after big win against Ole Miss
-
This week in Tulsa football- Biggest issues addressed
-
This week in Tulsa football- News and notes
-
Tulsa's next opponent, Memphis, is now dark-horse playoff threat

Moore, Kiel still dueling for UC job
Cincinnati Enquirer

Tulane releases 2016 baseball schedule with 25 games vs. NCAA tourney teams
New Orleans Times Picayune

National writer- Why SMU's Chad Morris should be a candidate for South Carolina job
Dallas Morning News

October 19 2015

Best weekend ever for AAC- Memphis' big win, three teams in top 25
USA Today

From the Associated Press
-
American uprising- Memphis, Temple join Houston in AP Top 25
-
How tweet it is- Twitter salutes to poll teams

American Athletic Football Rankings And Reactions, Week 7
C
ampus Insiders

From Philly.com
-
Smallwood- The Temple dream is alive
-
National recognition for Temple football
-
Temple No. 22 in AP Poll, No. 24 in Coaches Poll
-
Temple ranked in football for first time since 1980

At No. 22, Temple ranked for 1st time in 36 years
Comcast SportsNet

AAC Notebook- Memphis makes statement against Ole Miss
WSBT 22

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH debuts in coaches poll, up to No. 21 in AP
-
This week- No. 21 Houston at UCF
-
UH notes- Eloph moves to offensive line, Webb expected back from ankle injury

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers put big win aside, point toward Tulsa
-
Memphis surges to highest AP football ranking in school history
-
Time to stop and smell the rankings, Tiger fans

From the Tulsa World
-
TU coach Philip Montgomery experiencing thrill of victory, agony of defeat in first year
-
TU notebook- Hurricane was down but not out

From the Hartford Courant
-
Overall, Not A Good Report Card For UConn Football Against South Florida
-
UConn Football Blog

UCF secondary sees breakthrough with Shaquill Griffin's interception
Orlando Sentinel

October 18 2015

From theAmerican.org
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No. 22 Memphis Overpowers No. 13/12 Ole Miss, 37-24
-
East Carolina Wins On Homecoming Over Tulsa, 30-17
-
Temple Powers Past UCF, 30-16, to Remain Unbeaten
-
USF Gets Road Win Over UConn, 28-20

Temple rallies in fourth quarter to beat UCF
Philly.com

Temple rallies in fourth quarter to keep UCF winless
Orlando Sentinel

Instant Replay- Temple 30, Central Florida 16
nbcphiladelphia.csnphilly.com

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers knock off Rebels for 13th straight win
-
Tigers’ win over Rebels ‘means everything’
-
Perspective on Memphis' win
-
Massive turnout shows U of M football's growth
-
Tigers' Lynch again stars on national stage
-
Five thoughts on a historic Tiger win
-
What they're saying about the Tigers' upset of Ole Miss

Tigers 37, #13 Ole Miss 24
Memphis Flyer

USF on a roll, knocks off UConn for first back-to-back wins since 2013
Tampa Tribune

From the Hartford Courant (sub req'd)
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Jeff Jacobs- Wasted Yards, Wasted Seconds Haunt Huskies
-
UConn Loss Doesn't Add Up
-
AAC Football- Memphis Stuns No. 13 Mississippi, 37-24

Takeaways from UC's loss at BYU
Cincinnati Enquirer

Handing out game balls after UH’s win over Tulane
Houston Chronicle

October 17 2015

From theAmerican.org
-
Cincinnati Falls To BYU, 38-24
-
Greg Ward Jr Leads Houston to Victory Over Tulane, 42-7
What To Watch- Week 7 Saturday Action

Bearcats fall apart late in loss to Brigham Young
Cincinnati Enquirer

Mangum pulls through with big second half BYU, rallies BYU past Cincinnati
Deseret News

BYU football dominates fourth quarter to rally past Cincinnati
Daily Herald

UH stomps Tulane to remain perfect
Houston Chronicle

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
-
Houston rolls to 42-7 victory over Tulane
-
Tulane offense left looking for answers after 42-7 defeat to Houston

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Tigers' Lynch in national spotlight vs. Rebels
-
Three keys to Memphis-Ole Miss
-
How to answer the bell for an 11 a.m. kickoff
-
Tigers vs. Rebs raises questions only game can answer -- but we'll give it a shot
-
Can Tigers handle the hype of Ole Miss game?
-
Behind Memphis' offensive success, a killer third-down conversion rate

From Philly.com
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Advice for Temple- Put this one away fast
-
Temple key to Notre Dame's bowl plans
-
New QB coach boosts Owls' Walker

From the Tampa Bay Times
-
USF AD Harlan- Players make 'horrible decision' in gun incident
-
USF defense wary despite UConn's offensive struggles

From the Tampa Tribune
-
Another USF football player accused of firing gun to celebrate win
-
Coming off huge win, USF seeks another complete effort vs. UConn

UConn Faces Another Double-Threat QB
Hartford Courant (Sub Req'd)

October 16 2015

From theAmerican.org
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Temple's Matt Ioannidis
-
UConn's Hamilton, Purvis Named to 2016 Julius Erving Award Watch List
-
Goodwin, Kennedy Named to Karl Malone Watch List

UC-BYU scouting report, prediction
Cincinnati Enquirer

Mangum likely to start at QB for BYU in Friday game
Ogden Standard-Examiner

From the Deseret News
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Cougars vs. Bearcats could be another shootout
-
Presnap read- Cincinnati at BYU
-
BYU's Bronco Mendenhall likes team's identity at season's halfway point

BYU football- Cougars brace for Cincy’s explosive offense
Salt Lake Tribune

Patton emerges as Owls weapon
Philly.com

Nothing new for QB Devin Powell as Tulane readies for Houston
New Orleans Times Picayune

UH stock report- Heisman talk, sack master and lots of speculation
Houston Chronicle

Kevin Smith offers insight to UCF's young backs on injury prevention
Orlando Sentinel

Coming off huge win, USF seeks another complete effort vs. UConn
Tampa Tribune

USF defense wary despite UConn's offensive struggles
Tampa Bay Times

UConn Football Insider- Midseason Report Card
Hartford Courant (Sub Req'd)

October 15 2015

From theAmerican.org
WATCH- Olympic Sports Report
-
Veteran Presence - Houston's Kenneth Farrow

From the Memphis Commercial Appeal
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AAC rankings- Temple and Memphis still 1 and 1A
-
U of M's Miller goes from walk-on to key WR

UC making rare trip West to face BYU
Cincinnati Enquirer

From the Deseret News
-
Cincinnati's prolific offense to pose a test for Cougar defense
-
BYU football- The Cincinnati Bearcats in 6 numbers

Now that USF has their big win, it’s time to follow it up
Tampa Tribune

One win is nice, but USF football must make it a habit
The USF Oracle

From Philly.com
-
Ioannidis has big impact on Temple defense
-
Ex-Temple player had brain disease

From the Orlando Sentinel
-
UCF middle linebackers looking for breakthrough playing tough role
-
Mike Sims-Walker urges UCF receiver Tristan Payton to stay humble, brush off frustration

SMU basketball players speak out against NCAA in statement to CBS Sports
Dallas Morning News

UH’s Demarcus Ayers added to Biletnikoff Award watch list
Houston Chronicle

October 14 2015

From theAmerican.org
A look back at Week Six of the Football Season as well as a #SCTop10 play on "The Rise"
-
Touchdown Tuesday

Temple fully aware of 0-6 Central Florida
Philly.com

UCF receiver Taylor Oldham learning how to embrace leadership role
Orlando Sentinel

Temple announces rare football sellout
CollegeFootballTalk

Breaking down the Memphis-Ole Miss game
Memphis Commercial Appeal

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH’s Tom Herman says he’s focused on a championship, not coaching vacancies
-
Tulane QB out for Houston game

Tulane quarterback Tanner Lee to miss Friday’s game against Houston
Baton Rouge Advocate

Tanner Lee out with concussion; Devin Powell will start for Tulane vs. Houston
New Orleans Times Picayune

From the Hartford Courant
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UConn Looks To Build On Big Win As USF Comes To Town
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UConn To Play Boston College Next Season As Part Of Four-Game Series

Taggart- USF player’s arrest for firing gun ‘surprising’
Tampa Tribune

Taggart "ticked off" by Knox's actions
Tampa Bay Times

Chad Morris on first half of the season- 'SMU keeps beating SMU'
Dallas Morning News

BYU football- Several suspended, injured players should return for Cincy game
Salt Lake Tribune

Monday and made-up rivalries meet Bottom 10
ESPN

October 13 2015

From theAmerican.org
Week 7: FB Coaches Teleconferences: - Listen Now
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Houston, UConn Players Take Weekly Football Honors

From the Orlando Sentinel
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George O'Leary steps down as UCF interim athletics director
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UCF's George O'Leary has only coaching job to worry about

Owls' Hayes may miss UCF game
Philly.com

Can the American conference turn early success into something bigger?
ESPN

Early look at Group of Five contenders for New Year’s Six bowl
Houston Chronicle

Unbeaten UH carries AAC flag
Greenville Daily Reflector (Sub Req'd)

AAC Notebook- Good QB Situation In Cincy; Newsome, Shirreffs Honored
Hartford Courant

Tigers aim to stay focused despite hype
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Kiel back, but UC QB job still open
Cincinnati Enquirer

With Mangum 'probable,' Cougars getting Hoge ready to face Cincinnati
Deseret News

Eric Dickerson- SMU still lives in fear from Death Penalty; NCAA is just picking on little guy
Dallas Morning News

BYU’s offense gathers momentum as it gears up for Cincinnati
The Digital Universe

Clear sailing for Navy's Reynolds
Annapolis Capital

October 12 2015

With 3-1 nonconference record, Tulsa is halfway to bowl eligibility
Tulsa World

AAC Notebook- Poll voters notice AAC squads
Lyndy's Sports Annuals

USF football player arrested for shooting gun on campus
Tampa Tribune

Police- USF football player fired gun at campus dorm
Raleigh News & Observer

USF Bulls have fun opening playbook
Tampa Bay Times

BYU football- Cougs face short turnaround, questions about Mangum’s health
Salt Lake Tribune

Group of Five Update- Toledo still undefeated but Temple on the rise
College Football Talk

Temple at 5-0 for first time in 41 years
Philadelphia Daily News

Temple inches closer to Top 25
Ph
illy.com

From the Houston Chronicle
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UH football ranked in AP poll for the first time in four years
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This week- No. 24 Houston at Tulane

From the Orlando Sentinel
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Bianchi- George O'Leary era at UCF may be coming to a sad end
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UCF attendance drops as Knights drop to 0-6 with loss to UConn

Intensity rising for Rebels-Tigers game
Memphis Commercial Appeal

Worth the wait- USF upsets Syracuse for first win over a Power-Five opponent since 2011
The Oracle

UConn Report Card- Offense Improves Its Grades
Hartford Courant

Despite loss, Navy receives votes in both football polls
Annapolis Capital

Women's Soccer- Week 8 Sunday Recap
theAmerican.org

October 11 2015

From theAmerican.org
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East Carolina Rally Not Enough, Pirates Fall to BYU, 45-38
Tulsa Knocks off Louisiana-Monroe, 34-24
UConn Takes ConFLiCT, 40-13 over UCF
Navy Falls at Notre Dame, 41-24
USF Runs Over Syracuse, 45-24
Temple Rolls To 5-0 With 49-10 win over Tulane

From the Tulsa World
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John Klein- TU dominated but needed a late rally to win
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Tulsa vs. Louisiana-Monroe- Get analysis, photos and more from Hurricane's comeback victory

UConn Wins 40-13 As 'Conflict' Is No Contest
Hartford Courant

Lifeless Knights fall to UConn at home
Orlando Sentinel

Bulls bust loose, deliver on all levels in 45-24 win over Syracuse
Tampa Tribune

USF Bulls have fun opening playbook
Tampa Bay Times

From Philly.com
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Temple pounds Tulane, 49-10
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Walker learning to play with separated shoulder

From the New Orleans Times Picayune
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Temple tops Tulane 49-10 to improve to 5-0
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After 49-10 loss to Temple, path gets no easier for Tulane Green Wave

Navy cannot keep pace with high-scoring Notre Dame, QB Reynolds averts serious injury
Annapolis Capital

Prosise, Notre Dame snap Midshipmen's 8-game win streak
Norfolk Virginian Pilot

October 10 2015

SMU to appeal some NCAA sanctions, but not those involving Larry Brown, post-season basketball
Dallas Morning News

From the Tampa Bay Times
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AAC Notebook- Could 'Conflict' backfire on Diaco?
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Reilly Gibbons could debut Saturday
Video- Previewing FSU-Miami, a must-win for USF and … the Civil Conflict?

Two Desperate Teams (UConn, UCF) Seek Elusive Win In Orlando
Hartford Courant (Sub Req'd)

Tulane's Tanner Lee
theAmerican.org

From the Annapolis Capital
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Navy QB fighting for elusive victory against Irish