Today I found myself reading a [URL="http://www.maroon-news.com/former-nfl-star-visits-colgate-offers-inspirational-message-1.1164952"]mostly positive report[/URL] by the [I]Colgate Maroon-News[/I] of a visit by former NFL RB Warwick Dunn to campus:
[QUOTE]At the start of the lecture, Dunn may have appeared as merely a successful athlete, but by the end, he had revealed himself to be not only an accomplished football player, but also a philanthropist who was motivated by
Richard Durett of ESPNDallas.com [url=http://sports.espn.go.com/dallas/ncf/news/story?id=4906728]announced an NCAA decision[/url] in his most recent writing pertaining to the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game.
In his article, Durrett quotes Southland Conference Commissioner Tom Burnett, who says the NCAA would work with "local officials and ESPN" to shift the date of the game in 2011, since it would be head to head against the Cotton Bowl.
Following up on my "Demise of an old friend" blog post on 1/19/2010, it looks as though it was premature.
To paraphrase what Mark Twain once penned, the report of its death was an exaggeration. And quoting Mary Queen of Scots, the famous Monty Python skit, "I'm not dead yet!"
Any Given Saturday has resurfaced and here is the email I received:
Any Given Saturday has finished reloading for 2010 and has reopened. With our new reload
Updated 02-12-2010 at 03:25 PM by rwallace
As the full extent of the cost crisis in higher education hits home, colleges and universities have to make extremely tough choices. Dartmouth College [URL="http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2010/02/09/dartmouth"]recently made one this weekend[/URL] - one that affects all students currently attending the Hanover, NH college, but also the members of the football team:
[QUOTE]Dartmouth College announced Monday that it is restoring loans to the aid packages of students from
Updated 02-12-2010 at 02:30 PM by Chuck B.
Fans of Northwestern State can begin planning their 2010 travel schedule as athletic director Greg Burke [url=http://www.nsudemons.com/ViewArticle.dbml?&ATCLID=204885621&DB_OEM_ID=20000]announced the 2010 slate[/url]. NWST is coming off an 0-11 campaign and will look to get back in the win column next year as head coach Bradley Dale Peveto enters his second year.
In addition to previously announced game against Samford at home on Sept. 11 and at North Dakota on Sept. 25,
Updated 02-12-2010 at 12:58 PM by jplotkin