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FOX 41 Louisville
TRAFFIC ALERT: 2 NB lanes of I-65 at I-264 blocked by metal shardsfootball showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit
TRAFFIC ALERT: 2 NB lanes of I-65 at I-264 blocked by metal shards
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 2 hours ago
football showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT eyes turning pointheading into its game against Middle Tennessee on Saturday at Apogee Stadium.
UNT eyes turning point
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
heading into its game against Middle Tennessee on Saturday at Apogee Stadium. The Mean Green picked up a huge win in their Conference USA opener against Rice and are looking to start stringing wins together. The situation is not unlike 2014, when... Read more
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Orange County Register
Rams finding defensive linemen in small places– formerly known as Division I-A – represents the biggest conferences in colleg
Rams finding defensive linemen in small places
Orange County Register / Posted 10 hours ago
– formerly known as Division I-A – represents the biggest conferences in college football, as well smaller leagues such as Conference USA and the Mountain West. These 19 defensive linemen, however, either plied their trade in the FCS, which still... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Parking Authority working with employees after tickets issued for customers who paidfootball showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit
Parking Authority working with employees after tickets issued for customers who paid
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
football showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Young southern Indiana actor set to make debut on the big screenfootball showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit
Young southern Indiana actor set to make debut on the big screen
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
football showing Kentucky, Indiana success is an option Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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Rice Owls
Owls Travel to Tennessee for Pair of Weekend Matcheswin streak in school history is 12 straight in 1995. *Rice senior right side h
Owls Travel to Tennessee for Pair of Weekend Matches
Rice Owls / Posted 18 hours ago
win streak in school history is 12 straight in 1995. *Rice senior right side hitter Chelsey Harris was selected the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, the league office announced. The Houston native earned her first... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Shepherdsville Police looking for missing 15-old girlfootball success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
Shepherdsville Police looking for missing 15-old girl
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Tim Longmeyer sentenced to 70 months on federal bribery chargesfootball success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
Tim Longmeyer sentenced to 70 months on federal bribery charges
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Churchill Downs jockeys visit sick kids at Kosair Children's Hospitalfootball success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
Churchill Downs jockeys visit sick kids at Kosair Children's Hospital
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
State auditor says funds meant to support police being bled away by improper spendingfootball success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
State auditor says funds meant to support police being bled away by improper spending
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Hundreds of artists prepare for St. James Court Art Show weekendfootball success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
Hundreds of artists prepare for St. James Court Art Show weekend
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Three lanes of traffic expected to open on Kennedy Bridge on Oct. 10football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit
Three lanes of traffic expected to open on Kennedy Bridge on Oct. 10
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 hours ago
football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to playing in Conference USA or the Big East. They can't say that any more. Critics used to credit Louisville's football success to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excusesdazzling 11-1 (2004), 12-1 (2006) and 12-1 (2013) seasons over the last dozen y
Louisville football success eliminating Kentucky, Indiana excuses
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 22 hours ago
dazzling 11-1 (2004), 12-1 (2006) and 12-1 (2013) seasons over the last dozen years? Yeah (shrug), but they did it in Conference USA or (scoff) the Big East. They did it (shrug) against Memphis, UConn, Cincinnati and (scoff) Temple. Not... Read more
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Rice Owls
Marcus Evans Named College Sports Madness Preseason All-High Majormorning. This is the third award Evans has received in in the last two days fro
Marcus Evans Named College Sports Madness Preseason All-High Major
Rice Owls / Posted 23 hours ago
morning. This is the third award Evans has received in in the last two days from College Sports Madness, as he was named Conference USA’s Preseason Player of the year and First Team All-Conference on Wednesday. The Chesapeake, Va., native was the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Secondary front and center as UNT enters key stretchthe makings of an elite secondary this season. The Mean Green have four return
Secondary front and center as UNT enters key stretch
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the makings of an elite secondary this season. The Mean Green have four returning starters and UNT’s only preseason All-Conference USA selection in safety Kishawn McClain. UNT will get a chance to put that experience to use and show that Davis’... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Report highly critical of UNT athleticsthat student-athletes were forced to purchase their own uniforms and shoes. UN
Report highly critical of UNT athletics
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
that student-athletes were forced to purchase their own uniforms and shoes. UNT has the lowest recruiting budget among Conference USA schools and ranks 13th out of 14 teams in the league in scholarship expenditures. UNT ranks seventh in terms... Read more
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New York Post
Why Louisville will pull out a tough road win vs. Clemsonwith horse racing, bourbon and baseball bats. It is familiar with the Missouri
Why Louisville will pull out a tough road win vs. Clemson
New York Post / Posted yesterday
with horse racing, bourbon and baseball bats. It is familiar with the Missouri Valley Conference and the Big East and Conference USA. Before 1990, Louisville had played in just three bowl games, and the Cardinals have finished a season ranked... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Report highly critical of UNT athleticsthat student-athletes were forced to purchase their own uniforms and shoes. UN
Report highly critical of UNT athletics
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
that student-athletes were forced to purchase their own uniforms and shoes. UNT has the lowest recruiting budget among Conference USA schools and ranks 13th out of 14 teams in the league in scholarship expenditures. UNT ranks seventh in terms... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FAU-FIU both seeking turnarounds in annual Shula Bowl gameFlorida International (0-4) this Saturday, and coach Charlie Partridge said it
FAU-FIU both seeking turnarounds in annual Shula Bowl game
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
Florida International (0-4) this Saturday, and coach Charlie Partridge said it is an opportunity to regroup and focus on Conference USA play. “You have to move on,” Partridge said. “It’s got to be a part of your makeup. You have tough streaks... Read more
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Al.com
On UAB, conference expansion and a phone call with the Big 12group and the UAB administration, which seems to think any inquiries made towar
On UAB, conference expansion and a phone call with the Big 12
Al.com / Posted yesterday
group and the UAB administration, which seems to think any inquiries made toward other leagues would be seen as disloyal to Conference USA. Never mind that schools from coast to coast have openly showed their desire to leave their current conference... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KU football coach David Beaty's career trajectory changed by one play six years agoahead of the Jayhawks’ 7:30 p.m. Thursday game at Texas Tech in Lubbock. The p
KU football coach David Beaty's career trajectory changed by one play six years ago
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
ahead of the Jayhawks’ 7:30 p.m. Thursday game at Texas Tech in Lubbock. The play? A game-winning touchdown pass in a Conference USA contest nearly six years ago that Beaty believes changed the course of his own career. “There is no doubt.... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Hopson: 'I don't ever worry about' Mullenson Southern Miss’ offense, which some around the program attributed to his scal
Hopson: 'I don't ever worry about' Mullens
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
on Southern Miss’ offense, which some around the program attributed to his scaled back stat line. Last week, the reigning Conference USA Offensive Player of the Year (and the preseason pick to repeat) was better. Mullens was 16-of-27 passing for... Read more
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Rice Owls
Marcus Evans Named College Sports Madness Preseason Player of the YearEvans also named First Team All-Conference USA. HOUSTON — Sophomore Marcus Eva
Marcus Evans Named College Sports Madness Preseason Player of the Year
Rice Owls / Posted yesterday
Evans also named First Team All-Conference USA. HOUSTON — Sophomore Marcus Evans was named the Preseason Player of the Year, as well as First Team All-Conference USA, by College... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT notebook: Win shows UNT that practice pays offwas significant for North Texas for several reasons. The victory snapped a 14-
UNT notebook: Win shows UNT that practice pays off
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
was significant for North Texas for several reasons. The victory snapped a 14-game road losing streak and came in UNT’s Conference USA opener. What might have been even more important was the win showed that UNT’s players have bought in to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UTSA men's basketball to be featured on national TV twiceSteve Henson and the UTSA men's basketball program will be featured in two earl
UTSA men's basketball to be featured on national TV twice
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Steve Henson and the UTSA men's basketball program will be featured in two early season games on national television. Conference USA announced its television schedule for men's basketball on Tuesday. Included will be UTSA's season opener on... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Consistency the Key for the Mean Greennow 2-2 on the season, doubling their win total of a season ago and is now tied
Consistency the Key for the Mean Green
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
now 2-2 on the season, doubling their win total of a season ago and is now tied with Southern Miss for the top spot in the Conference USA West Division. “The more you win, the more confident you get and the more momentum you get,” said Mean Green... Read more
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Rice Owls
Owls Host Two Key C-USA Matches This WeekendSouthern Miss at Rice, 1 pm Watch CUSAtv OnlineLive StatsTHIS WEEK: The Rice
Owls Host Two Key C-USA Matches This Weekend
Rice Owls / Posted 2 days ago
Southern Miss at Rice, 1 pm Watch CUSAtv OnlineLive StatsTHIS WEEK: The Rice Soccer team is back home for a pair of key Conference USA league matches on Sept. 30 and Oct. 2. The Owls host C-USA co-leader Western Kentucky at 7 pm on Friday. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Five quick thoughts from UTSA's loss at ODUdropped UTSA to 102 in CBS Sports.com's ranking of the 128 FBS teams. The Roadr
Five quick thoughts from UTSA's loss at ODU
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
dropped UTSA to 102 in CBS Sports.com's ranking of the 128 FBS teams. The Roadrunners are listed seventh among teams in Conference USA. And if the schedule plays out to form from here the Roadrunners would finish 5-7. That would show improvement... Read more
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Rice Owls
Cartwright Earns Second C-USA Athlete of the Week AwardInvitational Sept. 27, 2016IRVING, Texas – Rice redshirt sophomore cross count
Cartwright Earns Second C-USA Athlete of the Week Award
Rice Owls / Posted 2 days ago
Invitational Sept. 27, 2016IRVING, Texas – Rice redshirt sophomore cross country runner Abigail Cartwright was awarded the Conference USA Female Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday morning. Cartwright, from Dallas, won her... Read more
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Al.com
Several UAB men's basketball games picked up for national TVConference USA announced its initial basketball TV schedule on Tuesday. UAB's
Several UAB men's basketball games picked up for national TV
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
Conference USA announced its initial basketball TV schedule on Tuesday. UAB's premier non-conference home game will be against Auburn on Saturday, Dec. 3. BeIn Sports, primarily known for televising world soccer, will show the game at 7:30 p.m. The... Read more
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Rice Owls
Three Mens Hoops Games to Be TelevisedOwls will also make their first-ever appearance on beIN Sports when they host M
Three Mens Hoops Games to Be Televised
Rice Owls / Posted 3 days ago
Owls will also make their first-ever appearance on beIN Sports when they host Middle Tennessee on January 5 at 7 p.m. The Conference USA Championship quarterfinals will be televised by ASN on Mar. 9 while the semifinals (Mar. 10) and championship... Read more
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The Temple News
Temple routs Charlotte behind improved O-Line playimpact of redshirt-senior defensive lineman Larry Ogunjobi, whom Rhule called a
Temple routs Charlotte behind improved O-Line play
The Temple News / Posted 3 days ago
impact of redshirt-senior defensive lineman Larry Ogunjobi, whom Rhule called an NFL player last week. The 2015 second-team Conference USA selection had two tackles against Temple. Despite being a 27.5-point favorite, the Owls trailed 7-3 after the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT notebook: UNT soccer faces crucial weekend matchThe North Texas soccer team will have a long week off to prepare for a key matc
UNT notebook: UNT soccer faces crucial weekend match
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The North Texas soccer team will have a long week off to prepare for a key match early in the Conference USA season this weekend. The Mean Green are off to a 2-0 start in league play after knocking off Marshall last week and will host Western... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rice trying to make sense of 0-4 start, begin turnaroundOwls, whose midseason loss to North Texas had them thinking a chance to play fo
Rice trying to make sense of 0-4 start, begin turnaround
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Owls, whose midseason loss to North Texas had them thinking a chance to play for a conference title slipped away. Rice won Conference USA that season. There was the 0-3 start to 2014, too. Rice flipped that to an eight-win campaign. "It's not... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Miss readies for Riceover the University of Texas-El Paso at Sun Bowl Stadium. But Hopson also ackn
Southern Miss readies for Rice
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
over the University of Texas-El Paso at Sun Bowl Stadium. But Hopson also acknowledged that the Golden Eagles (3-1, 1-0 Conference USA) still have some serious work to do to get where they want to be, and that the heavy lifting continues when... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rice trying to make sense of 0-4 start, begin turnaroundOwls, whose midseason loss to North Texas had them thinking a chance to play fo
Rice trying to make sense of 0-4 start, begin turnaround
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Owls, whose midseason loss to North Texas had them thinking a chance to play for a conference title slipped away. Rice won Conference USA that season. There was the 0-3 start to 2014, too. Rice flipped that to an eight-win campaign. "It's not... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Pistons sign Nikola Jovanovic and Trey Freeman to training campgames, he’s averaged 17.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.0 assists at Campbell Univ
Pistons sign Nikola Jovanovic and Trey Freeman to training camp
Inside Hoops / Posted 3 days ago
games, he’s averaged 17.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.0 assists at Campbell University (2011-13) and Old Dominion (2014-16). A 6-2 guard from Virginia Beach, VA, Freeman earned First-Team All-Conference USA honors in both his junior and senior y... Read more
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Rice Owls
Harris Earns C-USA Offensive Player of the Weekcareer C-USA weekly honor Sept. 26, 2016IRVING, Texas – Rice senior right side
Harris Earns C-USA Offensive Player of the Week
Rice Owls / Posted 3 days ago
career C-USA weekly honor Sept. 26, 2016IRVING, Texas – Rice senior right side hitter Chelsey Harris was selected the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, the league office announced. Harris, from Houston, earned her first... Read more
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Rice Owls
Fichera Named A C-USA Co-Defender of the Weekof the Week Owls Next Host WKU Friday Night Sept. 26, 2016 IRVING, Texas - Sen
Fichera Named A C-USA Co-Defender of the Week
Rice Owls / Posted 3 days ago
of the Week Owls Next Host WKU Friday Night Sept. 26, 2016 IRVING, Texas - Senior Jenny Fichera has been named a Conference USA Soccer Co-Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced from its headquarters in Irving, Texas, on... Read more
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Bleacher Report
College Football Playoff Standings 2016: Week 5 Rankings & Bowl Game Projectionsis the Heart of Dallas Bowl, which is sure to be one of the most discussed pote
College Football Playoff Standings 2016: Week 5 Rankings & Bowl Game Projections
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
is the Heart of Dallas Bowl, which is sure to be one of the most discussed potential "upsets" of a Power Five team. Though Conference USA isn't required to send its champion to that game, it most likely will in hopes of beating one of the worst Big... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Brett Vito: UNT shows newfound grit in comeback win against Ricedo for this team. The obvious is UNT is now 2-2 and has exceeded its win total
Brett Vito: UNT shows newfound grit in comeback win against Rice
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
do for this team. The obvious is UNT is now 2-2 and has exceeded its win total from all of last season. A 1-0 start in Conference USA play is also huge. UNT last won their conference opener in 2010, when it knocked off Florida Atlantic. “This... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Local Auburn man arrested after setting Toomer’s Corner oak tree on firethe New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference cha
Local Auburn man arrested after setting Toomer’s Corner oak tree on fire
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
the New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference champion from the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference or Sun Belt Conference. Houston received that invite last season and appears... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Notre Dame officially parts ways with defensive coordinator Brian VanGorderthe New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference cha
Notre Dame officially parts ways with defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
the New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference champion from the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference or Sun Belt Conference. Houston received that invite last season and appears... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Florida International fires head coach Ron Turner after 10-30 runthe New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference cha
Florida International fires head coach Ron Turner after 10-30 run
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
the New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference champion from the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference or Sun Belt Conference. Houston received that invite last season and appears... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Southern Miss still in search of complete gameof a consistently dominant, error-free performance on the Golden Eagles’ part.
Southern Miss still in search of complete game
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
of a consistently dominant, error-free performance on the Golden Eagles’ part. Not so, according to Hopson. “Winning in (Conference USA) and winning on the road is always tough,” he told the Hattiesburg American following the contest. “So it’s... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Group of Five Power-Ranking: Memphis rising, Boise State and Western Michigan remain undefeatedthe New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference cha
Group of Five Power-Ranking: Memphis rising, Boise State and Western Michigan remain undefeated
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
the New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference champion from the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference or Sun Belt Conference. Houston received that invite last season and appears... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Reports: Les Miles, OC Cam Cameron fired at LSUthe New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference cha
Reports: Les Miles, OC Cam Cameron fired at LSU
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
the New Years Six lineup will be reserved for the highest-ranked conference champion from the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West Conference or Sun Belt Conference. Houston received that invite last season and appears... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
UTSA drops to 1-3 with 33-19 road loss to ODU in C-USA openeron four consecutive possessions – three in the second half – as they stopped a
UTSA drops to 1-3 with 33-19 road loss to ODU in C-USA opener
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
on four consecutive possessions – three in the second half – as they stopped a two-game skid with a 33-19 victory in the Conference USA opener for both teams at Ballard Stadium in Norfolk, Va. A sellout crowd of 20,118 watched ODU (2-2) improve... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FAU deals with yet another lightning delaybattling an ankle injury, sophomore safety Ocie Rose was in the starting lineup
FAU deals with yet another lightning delay
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
battling an ankle injury, sophomore safety Ocie Rose was in the starting lineup. There was concern Rose, a preseason All-Conference USA pick, would not play. Soroh continues solid play Sophomore Andrew Soroh has been one of the surprise... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Latest Virginia sports207 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 69 yards and another score to lead
Latest Virginia sports
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
207 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 69 yards and another score to lead Old Dominion to a 33-19 win over UTSA in the Conference USA opener for both teams on Saturday. Jeremy Cox totaled a career-high 103 rushing yards and two touchdowns for... Read more
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