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What You May Have Missed:
Gold and Blue Report for Wednesday - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Darris Nichols: Back In The Gold And Blue - WVMETRONEWS.COM Video link
Winning the Game of Life - MSNsportsNET.Com 100% Graduation rate
WVU passes the graduation story test - WVU Sports with Mike Casazza ...in case you missed Oregon Mountaineer's Fan Shot
Buckner has special day - Times West Virginian Hertzel Column
News of Note:
Injury is not the end for WVU star Butler - Charleston Daily Mail
Experience Matters - MSNsportsNET.Com
Big East Football Approaching Crossroads? - NBE Big East College Football Report
Establishing a network, condolences and a spoiled cookout - Charleston Gazette Vingle's Notebook
Looking at the early Big East bowl picture - ESPN
WVU’s Pat Beilein Accepts First Assistant Position At Dartmouth, Separates From Dad – LostLettermen.com
Andy Katz's Preseason Top 25 - ESPN
Wasonga is Wide Open: Parkersburg tailback keeping options open through multiple summer camps before senior season - WVillustrated.com
Around the League (and Beyond):
Rutgers football recruiting update for the week of 5/11 - On the Banks
Big Ten Raiding Party Roundtable - Pitt Blather
The Ro*Tel Big Ten O'Meter Update & Predicting The Next Unsubstantiated Expansion Rumor - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
In The Sideways Universe, What Conference Is Syracuse In? - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
UConn president Michael Hogan resigns - The UConn Blog
Bearcats add 2010 recruit - Cincinnati Enquirer
The race is on for Louisville arena seats at new KFC Yum! Center - Courier-Journal
Ole Miss Guard Interested in USF - Voodoo Five
BREAKING NEWS: BIG EAST TO EXPAND - Red Cup Rebellion Tongue firmly in cheek
Missouri discussing possible move to Big Ten, but does not have offer yet - USA Today
Which Lane Kiffin is Coaching at USC? - NCAAFB FanHouse
Pot Bust Will Likely Cost Irish's Ragone the 2010 Season - NCAAFB FanHouse
College Football is Re-Defining Networking - Sporting News
Bracket options for 68-team March Madness format - USA Today
What's On Tap:
Football: Season Ticket Priority Deadline Friday - MSNsportsNET.Com
Mountaineers’ Butler coming to Beckley May 21 - Register-Herald
: Video of Interest
Videos of (Dis)Interest:
Further proof that Rutgers is lame...
This isn't my usual stuff here...but this is cool.
What's today? Oh, that's right...
International Gallery of the Week:
Today's Miss Throwdown is another British tabloid girl. I swear, I'm not doing that on purpose...but the results of my research are quite nice. Here's Natasha Marley.
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