Athletics

Western Kentucky coach regrets team's behavior against North Texas
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Wed, Jul 23, 2008

Jul. 23--NEW ORLEANS -- North Texas coach Todd Dodge and Western Kentucky coach David Elson had no problem being cordial during Sun Belt Conference media days. Their teams might not feel that way Nov. 1.

Elson's Hilltoppers have one more provisional season before joining the Sun Belt and the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (former Division I-A) full time. UNTan> travels to WKU in 2008, and Elson said he doesn't want a repeat performance from last year on his side of the field.

"It's a lesson learned," said Elson, whose team lost 27-26 to the Mean Green after missing a 35-yard extra point that resulted...

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FAU heavily favored to win Sun Belt
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Tue, Jul 15, 2008

Welcome to Jeff Frank's third annual college football conference previews. Last season was a spectacular one, as I took apart all the major magazines by compiling the number one record in preseason prediction accuracy. The final tally of 130 points was five better than Athlon, seven ahead of Lindy's, and 10 in front of The Sporting News.

With that bit of shameless self-promotion behind us, let's begin this year's conference previews with the Sun Belt Conference.

It's very trendy to bad-mouth this league, as most folks have been doing for years. However, three different clubs - Louisiana-Monroe, Troy and...

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FAU heavily favored to win Sun Belt
Archived

Tue, Jul 15, 2008

Welcome to Jeff Frank's third annual college football conference previews. Last season was a spectacular one, as I took apart all the major magazines by compiling the number one record in preseason prediction accuracy. The final tally of 130 points was five better than Athlon, seven ahead of Lindy's, and 10 in front of The Sporting News.With that bit of shameless self-promotion behind us, let's begin this year's conference previews with the Sun Belt Conference. It's very trendy to bad-mouth this league, as most folks have been doing for years. However, three different clubs - Louisiana-Monroe, Troy and Florida Atlantic) posted...

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FAU heavily favored to win Sun Belt
Archived

Tue, Jul 15, 2008

Welcome to Jeff Frank's third annual college football conference previews. Last season was a spectacular one, as I took apart all the major magazines by compiling the number one record in preseason prediction accuracy. The final tally of 130 points was five better than Athlon, seven ahead of Lindy's, and 10 in front of The Sporting News.

With that bit of shameless self-promotion behind us, let's begin this year's conference previews with the Sun Belt Conference.

It's very trendy to bad-mouth this league, as most folks have been doing for years. However, three different clubs - Louisiana-Monroe, Troy and Florida...

Tags: Athletics

FAU heavily favored to win Sun Belt
Archived

Tue, Jul 15, 2008

Welcome to Jeff Frank's third annual college football conference previews. Last season was a spectacular one, as I took apart all the major magazines by compiling the number one record in preseason prediction accuracy. The final tally of 130 points was five better than Athlon, seven ahead of Lindy's, and 10 in front of The Sporting News.

With that bit of shameless self-promotion behind us, let's begin this year's conference previews with the Sun Belt Conference.

It's very trendy to bad-mouth this league, as most folks have been doing for years. However, three different clubs - Louisiana-Monroe, Troy and...

Tags: Athletics