In this new world of reporting news-as-it-happens, there are bound to be some rumors and leads that prove to not be true. But responding somewhat to "the blogosphere", Cornell AD Andy Noel came pretty close to blaming them for [URL="http://www.pressconnects.com/article/20100127/SPORTS03/1270368"]getting the facts wrong[/URL]:
[QUOTE]"That was all incorrect. There was no (situation where the) offer (for new head football coach Kent Austin) was turned down and
Updated 01-28-2010 at 05:47 PM by Chuck B.
Some big football news would also broke a bit early from Lewisburg today: that Rutgers assistant Joe Susan is [URL="http://www.nj.com/rutgersfootball/index.ssf/2010/01/rutgers_assistant_joe_susan_ex.html"]reportedly going to be named the next Bucknell head football coach at 6PM today[/URL]. The announcement of the hire concludes a delicate month-long dance after former head football coach Tim Landis [URL="http://www.bucknellbison.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122409aaa.html"]accepted
Updated 01-28-2010 at 11:30 AM by Chuck B.
It's always sad when schools drop any sport, and the recent decision by Duquesne to [URL="http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10026/1031089-135.stm"]drop baseball, wrestling, golf and swimming[/URL] isn't a happy day for the Dukes. But looking closer at the situation, it's clear that Duquesne's decision to go from the non-scholarship MAAC to the limited-scholarship NEC may have had everything to do with athletic director Greg Amodio's decision.
You'd be hard pressed to find
Updated 01-27-2010 at 12:56 PM by Chuck B.
The departure of co-offensive coordinator [url=http://www.collegesportingnews.com/entry.php?15-Let-the-Battle-Begin-UTSA-vs-Texas-State]Travis Bush from UTSA to Texas State[/url] is starting to yield some changes for the Bobcat team he left behind.
Joining Bush in leaving the TXST program is wide receiver Mishak Rivas. Rivas will not be heading to San Antonio, but instead closer to home with a move to Division II Texas A&M-Kingsville, according to [url=http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=407383]Action
Updated 01-27-2010 at 08:28 AM by jplotkin
As reported by the [URL="http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2010/01/26/sports/AP-FBC-Cornell-Coach.html"]Associated Press[/URL] and a [URL="http://www.newstalk650.com/story/20100126/28415"]local talk radio outfit[/URL], it's confirmed that the next head coach of the Big Red will be [B]Kent Austin[/B], formerly of the Ole Miss Rebels:
[IMG]http://www.newstalk650.com/files/imagecache/news_story_image/files/news-image/austin.JPG[/IMG][QUOTE]Former Saskatchewan Roughrider