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Daily Press
With 49 players on injury list, ODU needs bye weekHarper, sophomore Hasaan Patterson and freshman Noah Ellison to develop quickly
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
Harper, sophomore Hasaan Patterson and freshman Noah Ellison to develop quickly. After the bye week, ODU will play eight Conference USA games in eight weeks. It was at this point last season when the Monarchs began a roll that took them to a 10-3... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Olympic sports notebook: UNT soccer team off to solid start in C-USAThe Conference USA office didn't do a young North Texas soccer team any favors
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
The Conference USA office didn't do a young North Texas soccer team any favors when it laid out the league's schedule — at least not at the start. UNT will play its first three conference games on the road, a series that will continue on Sunday when... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
The Monday edition of What We Learned: UNT's offensive uptick appears legitNorth Texas sits at 2-2 after knocking off UAB 46-43 in a thriller at Apogee St
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
North Texas sits at 2-2 after knocking off UAB 46-43 in a thriller at Apogee Stadium in its Conference USA opener. The Mean Green will travel to Southern Miss on Saturday in a key showdown with another team that is expected to be a contender in... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Lambert Announces Coaching Changesto the Buffalo Bills in 2013-14. He coached the Offensive Line at Oklahoma Stat
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 hours ago
to the Buffalo Bills in 2013-14. He coached the Offensive Line at Oklahoma State for two seasons before joining the 49ers, in February. Charlotte opens Conference USA play Saturday at FIU at 7 p.m. Press release provided by Charlotte 49ers Athlet... Read more
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Rice Owls
Chaiken Named C-USA Soccer Offensive Player of the WeekTime Sept. 25, 2017 IRVING, Texas – For the second time in as many weeks Rice
Rice Owls / Posted 8 hours ago
Time Sept. 25, 2017 IRVING, Texas – For the second time in as many weeks Rice senior Samantha Chaiken has been named the Conference USA Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced from its headquarters in Irving, Texas, on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC Upstate athletics program performs at highest levelsUSC Upstate to victories against teams from SEC (South Carolina, Mississippi St
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
USC Upstate to victories against teams from SEC (South Carolina, Mississippi State), ACC (Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech) and Conference USA (Charlotte). Payne has been at USC Upstate for 16 years. Women’s basketball won 20 games in just the third... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Xavier "PawPaw" Thigpen leads USM's "Bald-headed Bandits"teams. We just find a way to keep fighting 'til the end." The fight's resulted
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 hours ago
teams. We just find a way to keep fighting 'til the end." The fight's resulted in a 2-1 start, as USM prepares to open Conference USA play against North Texas on Saturday. The Golden Eagles have held their opponents to less than 250 yards of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM volleyball falls to UTSA at homeon Sunday, falling to UTSA in four sets (21-25, 25-23, 18-25, 18-25). Followin
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 hours ago
on Sunday, falling to UTSA in four sets (21-25, 25-23, 18-25, 18-25). Following a five-set win over North Texas to open Conference USA play on Friday, the Golden Eagles fell short to the Roadrunners, who came into Reed-Green Coliseum with a 2-10... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM offensive line making stridessophomore tackle Ty Pollard, an Oak Grove alum. "And I feel like we have a lot
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 hours ago
sophomore tackle Ty Pollard, an Oak Grove alum. "And I feel like we have a lot more in store for us. We get better every game. That's our goal, get better every game." USM opens Conference USA play at home against North Texas on Saturday at... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
The Sunday leftovers: UNT tennis duo wins tournament, et cetera-- while hopefully putting it all in perspective. The big news of the weekend
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
-- while hopefully putting it all in perspective. The big news of the weekend was North Texas' 46-43 win over UAB in its Conference USA opener. We went over what transpired in the last day or so. Here is a link back to the UNT section of the... Read more
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Rice Owls
Morgan Leads Owls to Win at Louisiana TechShe really elevated her game on a weekend where we needed someone to step up.”
Rice Owls / Posted yesterday
She really elevated her game on a weekend where we needed someone to step up.” The Owls (11-5, 1-1) notched their first Conference USA victory of the season by limiting Louisiana Tech (5-10, 0-1) to a .164 hitting percentage. Rice recorded 12.0... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Brett Vito: Gutsy win over UAB shows Littrell's message about overcoming adversity resonatesto win a bowl game. UNT still has a long way to go just to get to a bowl game.
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to win a bowl game. UNT still has a long way to go just to get to a bowl game. The Mean Green are 2-2 after winning their Conference USA opener. UNT needs four more wins to be bowl-eligible. The schedule certainly is going to get a lot tougher... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rice misses chance for redemption in loss to FIUto ACC-opponent Pittsburgh (1-3) next Saturday and hosting Army (2-2) a week la
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to ACC-opponent Pittsburgh (1-3) next Saturday and hosting Army (2-2) a week later. The loss drops Rice (1-3) to .500 in Conference USA with some of their toughest division games just weeks away. They resume conference play Oct. 21 against a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rice misses chance for redemption in loss to Florida Internationalto ACC-opponent Pittsburgh (1-3) next Saturday and hosting Army (2-2) a week la
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
to ACC-opponent Pittsburgh (1-3) next Saturday and hosting Army (2-2) a week later. The loss drops Rice (1-3) to .500 in Conference USA with some of their toughest division games just weeks away. They resume conference play Oct. 21 against a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Rhodes has career game in UTSA's 44-14 rout of Texas Staterushing yards. (Photo: (Antonio Morano bit.ly/XR79FT / Special to Kens5.com),
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
rushing yards. (Photo: (Antonio Morano bit.ly/XR79FT / Special to Kens5.com), Custom) When the WAC folded, UTSA moved to Conference USA and Texas State went to the Sun Belt Conference. Saturday night’s clash starts an eight-game, home-and-home... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Moore, UNT come up big on special teams, beat UABMoore up with a chip shot from 22 yards out. Moore banged it through with seve
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Moore up with a chip shot from 22 yards out. Moore banged it through with seven seconds left and the Mean Green (2-2, 1-0 Conference USA) escaped on a night UNT posted the 500th win in program history. "We showed a lot of grit and determination... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Wilson keeps rolling for Mean Greenleaders list. The senior came up with another big performance on Saturday in U
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
leaders list. The senior came up with another big performance on Saturday in UNT's 46-43 win against UAB in both teams' Conference USA opener at Apogee Stadium. Wilson exploded for 211 yards and a touchdown in one of the biggest outings of his... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Notebook: UNT improves on third downon both offense and defense. That work paid big dividends for the Mean Green i
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
on both offense and defense. That work paid big dividends for the Mean Green in a 46-43 win against UAB in both teams' Conference USA opener on Saturday at Apogee Stadium. UNT converted 12 of its 19 third downs while limiting UAB to six... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Five thoughts on UNT-SMUMoore kicked the game-winning field goal with seven seconds left. The Mean Gre
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Moore kicked the game-winning field goal with seven seconds left. The Mean Green evened their record at 2-2 and are 1-0 in Conference USA after beating UAB in their league opener. Here are five thoughts on UNT's win. 1. UNT's special teams were... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
A look back: 1997 Southern Miss footballteam is one that is talked about 20 years later. In fact, the University will
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
team is one that is talked about 20 years later. In fact, the University will honor the '97 Golden Eagles during USM's Conference USA opener against North Texas on Saturday. The Eagles finished 9-3 in 1997, claimed their second straight... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Moore's Late Field Goal Gives North Texas 46-43 Win Over UABMoore's fourth field goal, a 27-yarder with seven seconds remaining, lifted Nor
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
Moore's fourth field goal, a 27-yarder with seven seconds remaining, lifted North Texas to a 46-43 win over UAB in a Conference USA opener on Saturday night. After A.J. Erdely tied the game at 43 with his fourth touchdown pass with 27... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
UAB drops heart breaker to North Texassince 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the B
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
since 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the Blazers showed North Texas and the rest of Conference USA they won’t go down without a fight. UAB battled back from a 30-14 halftime deficit only to come up short in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
UAB drops heart breaker to North Texassince 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the B
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
since 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the Blazers showed North Texas and the rest of Conference USA they won’t go down without a fight. UAB battled back from a 30-14 halftime deficit only to come up short in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
UAB drops heart breaker to North Texassince 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the B
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
since 2014 didn’t add another notch to the win column like it hoped. But the Blazers showed North Texas and the rest of Conference USA they won’t go down without a fight. UAB battled back from a 30-14 halftime deficit only to come up short in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Jackson, Peoples lead No. 13 Hokies past ODU, 38-0disrupted Jackson early, but they eventually wore down. They will fare much bet
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
disrupted Jackson early, but they eventually wore down. They will fare much better against similarly sized competition in Conference USA. Virginia Tech: The Hokies started slowly for the second week in a row, and while the results suggest they... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
South Carolina's late field goal tops Louisiana Tech, 17-16; Allen-Williams out for the seasona shutout through much of the fourth quarter. "I said all week, Louisiana Tech
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
a shutout through much of the fourth quarter. "I said all week, Louisiana Tech has a good football team. They'll win Conference USA," Muschamp said. "At the end of the day, we've got to continue to be more productive scoring points." But... Read more
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TSN
Jackson, Peoples lead No. 13 Hokies past ODUdisrupted Jackson early, but they eventually wore down. They will fare much bet
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
disrupted Jackson early, but they eventually wore down. They will fare much better against similarly sized competition in Conference USA. "It got away from us a little bit," cornerback Brandon Addison said. "People got tired." Virginia Tech: The... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT-UAB running blog: The Mean Green aim to open C-USA play on high noteNorth Texas will take on UAB this evening at Apogee Stadium in the Conference U
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
North Texas will take on UAB this evening at Apogee Stadium in the Conference USA opener for both teams. UNT enters conference play at 1-2 after dropping consecutive games to SMU and Iowa. The Mean Green view this game as pretty much a must-win.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
UTSA GAMEDAY: UTSA-Texas State football 'rivalry' work in progressto its athletic program. The Roadrunners kicked off their first season in 2011.
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
to its athletic program. The Roadrunners kicked off their first season in 2011. When the WAC folded, UTSA moved to Conference USA and Texas State went to the Sun Belt Conference. Saturday night’s clash starts an eight-game, home-and-home... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Warriors training camp infoTech, where he averaged 19.9 points, 6.2 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.97 steals
Inside Hoops / Posted 2 days ago
Tech, where he averaged 19.9 points, 6.2 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.97 steals in 33 games as a senior in 2015-16, earning Conference USA Player of the Year honors. Niang, 24, appeared in 23 games for the Indiana Pacers in 2016-17, totaling 21... Read more
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Rice Owls
Volleyball Falls in Five Sets at UTEPwin streak come to an end Friday evening with a five set loss (26-28, 25-16, 22
Rice Owls / Posted 2 days ago
win streak come to an end Friday evening with a five set loss (26-28, 25-16, 22-25, 25-19, 14-16) at the UTEP Miners in the Conference USA opener. Rice (10-5, 0-1) fell to 3-1 in five-set matches this season despite a career performance from... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT aiming to get off to good start in C-USA against UAB in Blazers' return to leagueSubdivision level last week. North Texas will be a part of history today, when
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Subdivision level last week. North Texas will be a part of history today, when it hosts the Blazers (2-1) in their first Conference USA game since reviving their program at Apogee Stadium. The occasion is one the Mean Green are determined to... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Ball State football ready to crack tough Western Kentucky red-zone defensescored touchdowns on 11 of its 14 trips inside its opponents’ 20-yard line this
Ball State Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
scored touchdowns on 11 of its 14 trips inside its opponents’ 20-yard line this season, but Western Kentucky (1-2, 0-1 Conference USA) has only allowed its opponents to score four touchdowns in 12 red-zone trips. “When a team is that... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Chirp: X-factors against Western KentuckyConference play starts. Ball State (2-1) closes out non-conference play with a
Ball State Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Conference play starts. Ball State (2-1) closes out non-conference play with a road game at Western Kentucky (1-2, 0-1 Conference USA) 7 p.m. Saturday. The Cardinals are 2-1 all-time against the Hilltoppers, but the two teams haven’t faced off... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Friday Q&A with Steve Irvine of Blazers247We are fortunate today to welcome in Steve Irvine for our Friday Q&A in advance
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
We are fortunate today to welcome in Steve Irvine for our Friday Q&A in advance of North Texas' Conference USA opener against UAB on Saturday at Apogee Stadium. Steve is the color analyst for UAB's radio broadcasts and also writes for Blazers247,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FAU running back Buddy Howell among keys to Owls beating BuffaloSun Belt-conference winning season of 2007 (the Owls started 3-1), but provide
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Sun Belt-conference winning season of 2007 (the Owls started 3-1), but provide the team with legitimate momentum entering Conference USA play. “Momentum is something that is hard to stop so if we keep carrying that on week to week … we’re gonna... Read more
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NBC Miami
NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Finally, a Full Game Slate!to the field after cancelling their game last week against Indiana, hitting the
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
to the field after cancelling their game last week against Indiana, hitting the road to take on the Rice Owls in their Conference USA opener. The Florida Atlantic Owls will also be on the road taking on Buffalo, while the UCF Knights will take... Read more
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Al.com
3-0 Vandy is no upset alert for Alabama; Missouri is target practice for AuburnAuburn 35, Missouri 13 UAB vs. North Texas The Blazers are an 11-point underdo
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Auburn 35, Missouri 13 UAB vs. North Texas The Blazers are an 11-point underdog against the Mean Green in the teams' Conference USA opener. This is one of those opponents that UAB could defeat with a bangup performance. But North Texas (1-2)... Read more
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The Mercury News
Warriors sign four players to training camp rosterin Santa Cruz with the Warriors, averaging 11.4 points, 4.5 assists and 3.4 reb
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
in Santa Cruz with the Warriors, averaging 11.4 points, 4.5 assists and 3.4 rebounds per game. The 6-foot-4 guard was the Conference USA Player of the Year for Louisiana Tech in 2015-16. The 6-foot-6 Cleveland was undrafted after a four-year... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
SC’s Hamilton joins Golden State for training campTech, where he averaged 19.9 points, 6.2 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.97 steals
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Tech, where he averaged 19.9 points, 6.2 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.97 steals in 33 games as a senior. He also earned Conference USA Player of the Year honors. Golden State begins its first week of private training camp practices in Oakland... Read more
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Daily Press
Thursday's regional sports roundup: U.Va. women shut out Miami in soccer; Center vs. Center returns to Peninsula tennis110 minutes. ... Old Dominion (4-1-2) vs. Florida International (3-0-2) was re
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
110 minutes. ... Old Dominion (4-1-2) vs. Florida International (3-0-2) was rescheduled for 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in Miami. The Conference USA clash It was postponed last week because of Hurricane Irma. Women’s volleyball: Lily Bryngelson and Rachael... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT aiming to solve third-down issues as it prepares for C-USA openerTexas has spent a lot of time reviewing what transpired over the first three we
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Texas has spent a lot of time reviewing what transpired over the first three weeks of the season as it prepares for its Conference USA opener Saturday against UAB. Plenty has gone right over that time, even though UNT has dropped its last two... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FAU players eager for reunion with former def. coordinator at Buffaloseeing those guys,” Bellantoni told The Palm Beach Post this week. “I love all
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
seeing those guys,” Bellantoni told The Palm Beach Post this week. “I love all those people.” Bellantoni, Scout.com’s 2014 Conference USA Recruiter of the Year, was let go by Lane Kiffin when he was hired in December. After taking the spring to... Read more
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Rice Owls
Fox Added to Ray Guy Watch ListC-USA in punting after three games. Sept. 21, 2017by Chuck Pool (cpool@rice.ed
Rice Owls / Posted 4 days ago
C-USA in punting after three games. Sept. 21, 2017by Chuck Pool (cpool@rice.edu) - Rice junior punter Jack Fox, who leads Conference USA with a 45.7 average through the first three games of the season, has joined the watch list for the Ray Guy... Read more
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Rice Owls
Golf Heads to Arizona for Maui Jim Invitationalyear, compiling a 75.86 stroke average … recorded two rounds of par or better …
Rice Owls / Posted 4 days ago
year, compiling a 75.86 stroke average … recorded two rounds of par or better … had a season-best tie for 42nd-place at the Conference USA Championship … twice shot season-best rounds of 72 at the Lone Star Invitational. Jake Benson – Individual …... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rice commit Quentin Millora-Brown brings along Hurricane Harvey aidpower forward, committed to the Owls last week. He became the third member of a
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
power forward, committed to the Owls last week. He became the third member of a class which ranks as the best in Conference USA according to most recruiting services. Prior to joining the Rice community though, Millora-Brown sought to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rice commit Quentin Millora-Brown brings along Hurricane Harvey aidpower forward, committed to the Owls last week. He became the third member of a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
power forward, committed to the Owls last week. He became the third member of a class which ranks as the best in Conference USA according to most recruiting services. Prior to joining the Rice community though, Millora-Brown sought to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT aims to end slide vs. FBS competition in C-USA openernearly a year later, even as the wins to show that is the case have become less
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
nearly a year later, even as the wins to show that is the case have become less and less frequent heading into its Conference USA opener against UAB (2-1) on Saturday at Apogee Stadium. The Mean Green have played eight games against teams... Read more
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Rice Owls
Volleyball Opens C-USA Season at UTEPSept. 24, 1 p.m. Ruston, La. • Thomas Assembly Center News & Notes*The Owls c
Rice Owls / Posted 5 days ago
Sept. 24, 1 p.m. Ruston, La. • Thomas Assembly Center News & Notes*The Owls carry a five-match win streak into the Conference USA season this weekend when they travel to UTEP (Friday, Sept. 22) and Louisiana Tech (Sunday, Sept. 24). Rice... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
The Final Kauntdown: Bayou Bucket exposes growing gap between Rice, UHlopsided – Houston won 73-14. But at the time, both schools were on a similar l
The Rice Thresher / Posted 5 days ago
lopsided – Houston won 73-14. But at the time, both schools were on a similar level in recruiting because they were both in Conference USA. Since then, both Rice football’s reputation and C-USA’s reputation have tanked while UH’s reputation and the... Read more
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