The Southland Conference is nearing the opening kickoff of the 2010 season.
As we make our way to the start of another year of SLC football, there has already been plenty of news emanating from two-a-days around the eight football-playing members of the league and 2011 newcomer Lamar.
Let's catch up!
[B]Updates From Around The League[/b]
· Nathan Dick [url=http://ucasports.com/sport.asp?action=news&sportid=1&article=3826]shined[/url]
For the second time in several months, UTSA has taken a key member of the Texas State football team.
A few months after [url=http://www.collegesportingnews.com/entry.php?15-Let-the-Battle-Begin-UTSA-vs-Texas-State]hiring offensive coordinator Travis Bush[/url] away from Brad Wright's staff, it being reported by [URL=http://www.utsatailgaters.com/Football.html]UTSATailgaters.com[/url] that quarterback Eric Soza will also join the Roadrunners.
Soza was in line to be the
There have been several things going on around the Southland Conference the last few days and this week in general, so though writing about the SLC for the annual College Sporting News preview magazine is priority number one, we'll take a break and catch up on some of the news around the league.
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The Any Given Saturday poll was [url=http://collegesportingnews.com/content.php?202-2010-FCS-Preseason-AGS-Poll-Announced]announced on Tuesday afternoon[/url]. The turnout
Lamar continues to move forward with their vision of putting a successful football program together, one that could catapult it to the ranks of a [url=http://www.collegesportingnews.com/entry.php?70-Hart-Drafted-by-Jags-Expansion-Realignment-in-the-SLC]Football Bowl Subdivision[/url] (FBS) entry.
This week, Lamar University president James Simmons [url=http://www.lamarcardinals.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/050610aaa.html]announced that seven new suites will be built[/url] and leased
Larry Hart was [url=http://www.southland.org/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=90019&SPID=10812&temp_site=NO&DB_OEM_ID=18400&ATCLID=204935698]drafted[/url]in the fifth round by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday, becoming the highest Central Arkansas football player to ever be selected.
A two-time Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Hart was the only player in the conference selected and at that point, the fifth player from the Football Championship Subdivision