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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Purdue puts two-game cap on Gelen Robinson’s suspensionEarlier this month, Darrell Hazell confirmed Gelen Robinson would miss at least
Purdue puts two-game cap on Gelen Robinson’s suspension
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 5 hours ago
Earlier this month, Darrell Hazell confirmed Gelen Robinson would miss at least two games and up to four following an offseason arrest. In the end, the punishment meted it is at the lower end of the spectrum. The Purdue head coach revealed Thursday... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
DigestOrigin-and-Destination Traffic Up 9.6 Pct. at Airport Origin-and-destination a
Digest
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Origin-and-Destination Traffic Up 9.6 Pct. at Airport Origin-and-destination air traffic at Memphis International Airport increased by 9.6 percent in July compared to a year ago. The 173,000 total enplanements in July represented an increase in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gene Chizik finds “karma” in fresh start at UNCEvery morning when he walks into the North Carolina football offices, Gene Chiz
Gene Chizik finds “karma” in fresh start at UNC
The News & Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
Every morning when he walks into the North Carolina football offices, Gene Chizik passes the statue out front of Charlie “Choo Choo” Justice, the one with Justice standing tall, looking stern, tough, his helmet in his hand. It makes Chizik... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Dillard eager to see UNT in tourneyThere isn’t much Carnae Dillard hasn’t accomplished in three seasons with the N
Dillard eager to see UNT in tourney
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
There isn’t much Carnae Dillard hasn’t accomplished in three seasons with the North Texas volleyball team. The senior’s resume includes being named Conference USA Player of the Year last season, the league’s Preseason Player of the Year this fall... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
No. 14 UK men's soccer to open against ValparaisoLEXINGTON, Ky. -- The No. 14 Kentucky men’s soccer team will begin the 2015 se
No. 14 UK men's soccer to open against Valparaiso
WYMT TV News First / Posted 23 hours ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The No. 14 Kentucky men’s soccer team will begin the 2015 season against Valparaiso on Friday. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. ET at the Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex. The match will be the second leg of a... Read more
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SportingNews
Need a haircut in Green Bay? You can call Packers rookie Kennard BackmanOne way or another, Kennard Backman's ability to make sharp cuts is going to ge
Need a haircut in Green Bay? You can call Packers rookie Kennard Backman
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
One way or another, Kennard Backman's ability to make sharp cuts is going to get him paid. The 6-3, 245-pound tight end is hoping his crisp route-running ability and sure hands land him a spot on the Packers' 53-man roster after being taken in the... Read more
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Rice Owls
Volleyball To Hold Meet And Greet Aug. 26Aug. 20, 2015By Kenny Bybee (kab10@rice.edu) HOUSTON - The Rice Owls volleybal
Volleyball To Hold Meet And Greet Aug. 26
Rice Owls / Posted yesterday
Aug. 20, 2015By Kenny Bybee (kab10@rice.edu) HOUSTON - The Rice Owls volleyball team will host its eighth annual Meet and Greet on Wednesday, Aug. 26 at 5 p.m. in Fox Gym. Family, friends and fans of Rice volleyball are all invited to... Read more
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Rice Owls
Owls Head to Austin for Showdown with No. 3 TexasThe Owls open the 2015 season this weekend, beginning with a showdown against t
Owls Head to Austin for Showdown with No. 3 Texas
Rice Owls / Posted yesterday
The Owls open the 2015 season this weekend, beginning with a showdown against the No. 3 Longhorns. Rice will be looking for their first ever win against Texas (0-35) and their first victory against a Top-25 program since a 3-0 victory over then No.... Read more
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Rice Owls
Rice Soccer Plays Friday In Corpus-Christi, Sunday at BBVAAug. 25, 2015THIS WEEKEND: The Rice soccer team is off campus for a pair games
Rice Soccer Plays Friday In Corpus-Christi, Sunday at BBVA
Rice Owls / Posted yesterday
Aug. 25, 2015THIS WEEKEND: The Rice soccer team is off campus for a pair games this weekend. The Owls (1-1-0 overall) play on the road at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Friday (Aug. 28) at 7 pm. The Blue & Gray then heads way downtown on Sunday (Aug.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
McNeese baseball adding new face to coaching staffThe McNeese State baseball team will enter its fall season with new faces in ne
McNeese baseball adding new face to coaching staff
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The McNeese State baseball team will enter its fall season with new faces in new places as head coach Justin Hill announced Thursday the addition of Nick Zaleski to the coaching staff along with the promotion of Cory Barton to associate head... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
UNC-Charlotte+AD+Says+Football+Program+Doing+Well+Financially+Heading+To+FBS+LevelUNC-Charlotte AD Says Football Program Doing Well Financially Heading To FBS Le
UNC-Charlotte+AD+Says+Football+Program+Doing+Well+Financially+Heading+To+FBS+Level
Sports Business Daily / Posted yesterday
UNC-Charlotte AD Says Football Program Doing Well Financially Heading To FBS Level UNC-Charlotte's football team this year moves from being an FCS independent to Conference USA, and the school spent $2M to "join the upper level of football,"... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Kats face C-USA foes including match at BBVA Compass StadiumSHSU Sports Information After passing a pair of road tests in route to the firs
Kats face C-USA foes including match at BBVA Compass Stadium
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted yesterday
SHSU Sports Information After passing a pair of road tests in route to the first 2-0 start in program history, the obstacles become more challenging this weekend as Sam Houston soccer faces a pair of Conference USA squads, including league-favorite... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Texas A&M Continues Homestand Friday Against UC IrvineCOLLEGE STATION - The No. 4 Texas A&M Aggies welcome foes from both coasts thi
Texas A&M Continues Homestand Friday Against UC Irvine
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted yesterday
COLLEGE STATION - The No. 4 Texas A&M Aggies welcome foes from both coasts this weekend as they host a pair of matches at Ellis Field. The Maroon and White welcome the UC Irvine Anteaters to College Station for a 7:30 pm match on Friday. Sunday... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Regional college football capsulesREGIONAL PREVIEWS Last season: 4-8, 3-5 in American Athletic. Coach: Willie T
Regional college football capsules
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
REGIONAL PREVIEWS Last season: 4-8, 3-5 in American Athletic. Coach: Willie Taggart, 6-18 at USF, 22-38 overall. Reasons for optimism: The defense returns seven starters and is switching to a 4-2-5 scheme to take advantage of its experience in the... Read more
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ESPN
It's time for the 2015 Uni Watch college football previewEvery year around this time, we tell you the same thing: "This is our biggest a
It's time for the 2015 Uni Watch college football preview
ESPN / Posted yesterday
Every year around this time, we tell you the same thing: "This is our biggest and best Uni Watch college football season preview yet!" It may sound repetitive, but it's true again this year, as NCAA teams continue to tinker with their wardrobes at a... Read more
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ESPN
Hurricane Katrina and the lessons from 2005's lost Tulane seasonThere aren't many two-win teams that a school chooses to honor. But the Tulane
Hurricane Katrina and the lessons from 2005's lost Tulane season
ESPN / Posted yesterday
There aren't many two-win teams that a school chooses to honor. But the Tulane football team that played a decade ago kept the Green Wave alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated New Orleans five days before the 2005 season... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Austin Appleby wins starting QB job at Purdue as ball control improvesPurdue will be hoping experience is the key for its new starting quarterback. A
Austin Appleby wins starting QB job at Purdue as ball control improves
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
Purdue will be hoping experience is the key for its new starting quarterback. Austin Appleby was named the starting quarterback for the Boilermakers by head coach Darrell Hazell. Appleby started seven games for Purdue last season, and he took the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Games of 20151. Baylor at TCU, Nov. 27. This time, the winner WILL make the College Football
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Games of 2015
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
1. Baylor at TCU, Nov. 27. This time, the winner WILL make the College Football Playoff. Even though both were snubbed last year, the game was madly memorable: the Bears won a 61-58 shootout by scoring the final 24 points in the last 11 minutes. Then... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Football’s Return Heralds FallThe leaves have yet to turn and the weather may still produce sweat from our bo
Football’s Return Heralds Fall
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
The leaves have yet to turn and the weather may still produce sweat from our bodies, but the return of high school football Thursday night in Steubenville kicks it off for many folks up and down both sides of the Ohio River. A month's worth of work... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT notebook: Smith leads group of impact tight endsSimple math would seem to dictate an increased role for Marcus Smith in North T
UNT notebook: Smith leads group of impact tight ends
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Simple math would seem to dictate an increased role for Marcus Smith in North Texas’ offense during his senior season this fall. After all, he ended up in the end zone on about half the times he touched the ball last season. The final tally was six... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rice confirms it will pay athletes for cost of attendanceRice officials acknowledged Tuesday that the university will begin to cover cos
Rice confirms it will pay athletes for cost of attendance
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Rice officials acknowledged Tuesday that the university will begin to cover cost of attendance for its student athletes, beginning with the 2015-2016 school year. The changes comes in the wake of an NCAA rule change that allows Division I schools to... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
DigestNew York Life Sells Warehouses for $13M New York Life had owned the facilities
Digest
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
New York Life Sells Warehouses for $13M New York Life had owned the facilities since 1991. – Wendy Greenlaw, Chandler ReportsGov. Haslam Encounters Privatization Picket Line Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam encountered protesters Tuesday, Aug. 25,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio State adds Army, Florida Atlantic to future schedulesOhio State added two opponents to its future football schedules on Tuesday: Arm
Ohio State adds Army, Florida Atlantic to future schedules
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Ohio State added two opponents to its future football schedules on Tuesday: Army on Sept. 16, 2017, and Florida Atlantic on Aug. 31, 2019. Both games will be played at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State signed one-year agreements with both. The Buckeyes have... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio State adds Army, Florida Atlantic to future schedulesOhio State added two opponents to its future football schedules on Tuesday: Arm
Ohio State adds Army, Florida Atlantic to future schedules
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Ohio State added two opponents to its future football schedules on Tuesday: Army on Sept. 16, 2017, and Florida Atlantic on Aug. 31, 2019. Both games will be played at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State signed one-year agreements with both. The Buckeyes have... Read more
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Daily Press
Pressure on quarterback key to ODU improving poor pass defenseNORFOLK — Among the Football Bowl Subdivision's 128 teams last season, Old Domi
Pressure on quarterback key to ODU improving poor pass defense
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
NORFOLK — Among the Football Bowl Subdivision's 128 teams last season, Old Dominion ranked next-to-last in pass-efficiency defense and opponents' completion percentage. The Monarchs were 123rd in interceptions and 115th in scoring defense. Not even... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Razorbacks football reportAccolades continue for Henry Tight end Hunter Henry was named Monday as a
Razorbacks football report
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Accolades continue for Henry Tight end Hunter Henry was named Monday as a first-team preseason All- American by ESPN. Henry, a junior who leads all SEC tight ends with 65 receptions the past two seasons, is one of six SEC players on the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Howard wants to MSU volleyball career on high noteSTARKVILLE - First-year Mississippi State volleyball coach David McFatrich sees
Howard wants to MSU volleyball career on high note
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
STARKVILLE - First-year Mississippi State volleyball coach David McFatrich sees a career in volleyball for senior Emily Howard. The senior middle blocker stands 6-foot-2 and according to McFatrich her body type is exactly what professional... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Matt Johnson named the Charlotte 49ers starting QBAfter a long quarterback competition, Matt Johnson was named the starting QB fo
Matt Johnson named the Charlotte 49ers starting QB
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
After a long quarterback competition, Matt Johnson was named the starting QB for the Charlotte 49ers today by head coach Brad Lambert. Johnson has been the starting QB for the team the 1st 2 seasons of the Niners football program, but missed the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
WBTV BlogsGerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte communityGerald Henderson
WBTV Blogs
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Gerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte communityGerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte community Aside from basketball, two things he loves are golf and kids, which led him to team up with A Child's Place to host a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
AAC football doesn't lead Group of Five schools in top 25 opponents, according to Associated Press pollWhat Group of Five conference is packing the most nonconference scheduling juic
AAC football doesn't lead Group of Five schools in top 25 opponents, according to Associated Press poll
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
What Group of Five conference is packing the most nonconference scheduling juice in 2015? That would be the Sun Belt Conference. The American Athletic Conference, or the sixth power conference as commissioner Mike Aresco likes to call it sometimes,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Houston Bates making progress with Redskins after earning contract from tryoutASHBURN — Houston Bates rolled to his feet 12 yards into the backfield, flexed
Houston Bates making progress with Redskins after earning contract from tryout
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
ASHBURN — Houston Bates rolled to his feet 12 yards into the backfield, flexed his biceps over a fallen Kellen Moore and went back to work. It was the third sack in two preseason games for the Washington Redskins‘ outside linebacker, but the... Read more
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The Advocate
Sun Belt preview: Now up to four bowl tie-ins, Sun Belt Conference wants more — and moreLAFAYETTE — How many bowl games is enough for the Sun Belt Conference? The lea
Sun Belt preview: Now up to four bowl tie-ins, Sun Belt Conference wants more — and more
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
LAFAYETTE — How many bowl games is enough for the Sun Belt Conference? The league has doubled its bowl tie-ins in the past two years — going from two to four — and that could have been higher had proposed games in Austin, Texas, and/or Little Rock,... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Coaching Hot SeatLike death and taxes, another certainty in life is that, somewhere, a college c
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Coaching Hot Seat
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
Like death and taxes, another certainty in life is that, somewhere, a college coach’s backside is feeling a little toasty. Such is the case as we get set to embark on a sparkling new football season, with a handful of coaches feeling the heat from... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Herschel-Bo QuestionIt is the greatest football argument that will never go away. “Who was better -
The Herschel-Bo Question
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
It is the greatest football argument that will never go away. “Who was better -- Georgia’s Herschel Walker or Auburn’s Bo Jackson?” Herschel just got a leg up on Bo when the Football Writers of America Association announced its 75th Anniversary... Read more
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The Kentucky Kernel
Men’s Soccer Preview: UK to battle Charlotte for top spot in C-USABy Jordan Ondrof UK men’s soccer returns 10 of 11 starters from a 2014 team th
Men’s Soccer Preview: UK to battle Charlotte for top spot in C-USA
The Kentucky Kernel / Posted 5 days ago
By Jordan Ondrof UK men’s soccer returns 10 of 11 starters from a 2014 team that made it to the First Round of the NCAA Tournament. Led by the nation’s top goalkeeper, Callum Irving, as voted on by coaches at topdrawersoccer.com, UK has a nucleus of... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Wagner College quarterback Chris Andrews tries less variety, Islanders Aranda and Dale hook up twice in Green-White scrimmageWagner College's No.1 quarterback Chris Andrews was kept under wraps at Saturda
Wagner College quarterback Chris Andrews tries less variety, Islanders Aranda and Dale hook up twice in Green-White scrimmage
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
Wagner College's No.1 quarterback Chris Andrews was kept under wraps at Saturday's Green-White scrimmage. It's not that the red-shirt senior didn't play. He did, going and up-and-down 8 for 18 for 68 yards and throwing a pick-six grabbed by Wagner... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Women’s basketball: UNT releases scheduleThe UNT women’s basketball team will open its first season under new coach Jali
Women’s basketball: UNT releases schedule
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The UNT women’s basketball team will open its first season under new coach Jalie Mitchell at home against San Francisco on Nov. 13 and will host traditional rival SMU on Dec. 1. Both games were among the highlights of UNT’s 2015-16 schedule released... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at NichollsSteve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defen
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at Nicholls
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Steve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defensive back at Nicholls.HoumaToday.comAugust 21, 2015 9:42 PM

Steve Ellis was born and raised in Mississippi, but he likes to tell people he became a man in... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at NichollsSteve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defen
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at Nicholls
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
Steve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defensive back at Nicholls.DailyComet.comAugust 21, 2015 9:42 PM

Steve Ellis was born and raised in Mississippi, but he likes to tell people he became a man in... Read more

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Daily Press
With a veteran line and depth in the backfield, ODU looks to run more this seasonNORFOLK — At Old Dominion, the Taylor Heinicke Era made for great entertainment
With a veteran line and depth in the backfield, ODU looks to run more this season
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
NORFOLK — At Old Dominion, the Taylor Heinicke Era made for great entertainment. It was a spread-it-out, up-tempo, quick-strike fan's delight. Heinicke is off trying to make the Minnesota Vikings' roster, and taking over as the starting quarterback... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
49ers women look to move up in Conference USA pecking orderCharlotte’s 49ers aren’t expected to win the Conference USA women’s soccer titl
49ers women look to move up in Conference USA pecking order
The Charlotte Post / Posted 7 days ago
Charlotte’s 49ers aren’t expected to win the Conference USA women’s soccer title. The 49ers were picked third in preseason polling, which Fubara figures is appropriate. That doesn’t mean Charlotte’s lacking motivation, however. “We’re right there.... Read more
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Boston Herald
UMass football has high expectations with QB Blake FrohnapfelAMHERST — One of the beefeaters on the UMass football team exited the locker ro
UMass football has high expectations with QB Blake Frohnapfel
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
AMHERST — One of the beefeaters on the UMass football team exited the locker room at the year-old Football Performance Center and spotted ace quarterback Blake Frohnapfel surrounded by video cams and notebooks. “Hey, Fro, how ’bout a shoutout out... Read more
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The Daily Comet
LSU transfer solidifies Nicholls offensive lineJonah Austin has made a big impression on Nicholls State University's impressiv
LSU transfer solidifies Nicholls offensive line
The Daily Comet / Posted 7 days ago
Jonah Austin has made a big impression on Nicholls State University's impressive offensive line. Austin used his 6-foot-6, 330-pound frame to help running back Michael Henry have gains of 13 and 12 yards to begin the red-zone drill in last week's... Read more
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The Houma Courier
LSU transfer solidifies Nicholls offensive lineJonah Austin has made a big impression on Nicholls State University's impressiv
LSU transfer solidifies Nicholls offensive line
The Houma Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Jonah Austin has made a big impression on Nicholls State University's impressive offensive line. Austin used his 6-foot-6, 330-pound frame to help running back Michael Henry have gains of 13 and 12 yards to begin the red-zone drill in last week's... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke men's soccer hosts UNC Charlotte in final tune-up contestReturning leading scorer Brody Huitema will look to give the Blue Devils an off
Duke men's soccer hosts UNC Charlotte in final tune-up contest
The Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Returning leading scorer Brody Huitema will look to give the Blue Devils an offensive spark Friday night against the 49ers in Duke’s final exhibition of the preseason. After coming off a rigorous and laser-focused preseason, Duke will test its... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
MU women's soccer team opens season on the road Aug. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Herald-Dispatch WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. - Marsh
MU women's soccer team opens season on the road
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Aug. 21, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Herald-Dispatch WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. - Marshall University women's soccer season opens at 7 p.m. Friday with a match at Monmouth. Marshall's only exhibition match was... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Soccer: Mean Green open year with eye on titlesPretty much everything went according to plan a year ago for the North Texas so
Soccer: Mean Green open year with eye on titles
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Pretty much everything went according to plan a year ago for the North Texas soccer team, right up until a bitter end. The Mean Green won the Conference USA regular-season title and rolled into the league tournament final against Rice. That’s where... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Aggies Open Season Friday at RiceCOLLEGE STATION, Texas - The No. 5 Texas A&M Aggies open the 2015 season Friday
Aggies Open Season Friday at Rice
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted 8 days ago
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - The No. 5 Texas A&M Aggies open the 2015 season Friday traveling to Houston for a 7 pm match at Rice. The Aggies look to build on the historic 2014 campaign that found them repeating as SEC regular-season and tournament... Read more
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CBS Sports
2015-16 CBS Sports FBS college football cost of attendance databaseMethodology of Cost of Attendance Database: University financial aid offices se
2015-16 CBS Sports FBS college football cost of attendance database
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
Methodology of Cost of Attendance Database: University financial aid offices set figures for the actual cost of attendance (COA) at their respective colleges. It's largely done so students can determine how much financial aid they may need or are... Read more
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CBS Sports
Cost of attendance results: The chase to legally pay college playersFootball Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools are budgeting more than $73 million for
Cost of attendance results: The chase to legally pay college players
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools are budgeting more than $73 million for new cost of attendance expenses that range from under $1,000 per scholarship to more than $6,000, according to a CBS Sports survey examining the costs of the additional... Read more
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