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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 20

   August 8, 2014 7:15 am    1

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 20 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 20 That’s the jersey number of Penn State safety Jordan Dudas, a Girard graduate. Dudas, a 6-foot, 214-pounder, is one of three strong safeties who are battling for playing time behind…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 24

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   August 4, 2014 6:41 am    1

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 24 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 24 That’s the number of career head coaching wins that James Franklin had before Penn State hired him Jan. 11. 15 record in three seasons at Vanderbilt before…

 

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Coaches’ Top 25 no surprise

   August 2, 2014 1:01 am    0

It’s no surprise that defending national champion Florida State was an overwhelming choice as the No. 1 team in the Amway/USA Today preseason college football coaches’ poll. The poll, released Thursday, had the Seminoles on top with 56 of 62 first-place votes. FSU went 14-0 en route to the BCS national championship last season. The…

 

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More names to watch in search for Miller replacement at IU

   July 31, 2014 1:17 am    0

The Hoosier Scoop revealed a list of names to watch Wednesday in the search to replace Girard native Curt Miller as Indiana women’s basketball coach. Miller resigned last Friday, citing family and health reasons. Butler’s Damon Bailey, Toledo’s Tricia Cullop and former Duke and Texas coach Gail Goestenkors are among the names to know in…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 33

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   July 26, 2014 7:29 am    1

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 33 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 33 The No. 33 was worn by a couple of Cathedral Prep defensive back greats while they were in college. Bob Sanders wore 33 while he was…

 

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Girard’s Dudas, Cathedral Prep’s Fessler listed on Penn State depth chart

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   July 24, 2014 4:41 pm    2

Note: This version includes a clarification from a previous post. Girard graduate Jordan Dudas is listed among four strong safeties on Penn State’s preseason depth chart. The initial depth chart lists all of the players in the program according to seniority and is not an indication of players’ ability, which was not made clear in…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 42

Delton Williams

   July 17, 2014 10:44 am    0

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 42 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 42 Cathedral Prep graduate Delton Williams was a backup running back as a true freshman with Michigan State in 2013. However, he did have some big…

 

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NFL.com mentions Terry in story on college football QBs

Damion Terry

   July 15, 2014 1:15 pm    0

According to NFL.com college football writer Mike Huguenin, Erie’s Damion Terry is part of the No. 13 quarterback situation among the 128 major-college programs. Of course, that’s because the biggest part of Michigan State’s quarterback scenario is starter Connor Cook, who led the Spartans to a Big Ten championship and Rose Bowl victory last season. In an…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 49

CollegeBase

   July 10, 2014 4:46 pm    1

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 49 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 49 – You’ve heard of the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers, but have you heard of the Charlotte 49ers? The NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA)…

 

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