The App freshman who suffered heat stroke recently is out for the season* – “Moore suffered complete kidney failure and was on dialysis once or twice a week. “When he played for me, Storm was about 250-255 pounds,” Craig said. “He had bulked up to 290 or 295, so going into summer workouts a lot heavier might have had something to do with it.””
* Scroll down to bottom of page 2 for the complete Moore . . . → Read More: More on Storm Moore
Welcome to Savannah State – “Football coach Robby Wells recently added two coaches to his staff. Hans Batichon will coach wide receivers. “Playing at App State and being a part of three national titles is just a plus for our program. I believe he is going to be great for our receiving corps,” added Wells.”
As you may not know, our friends down in Statesboro have been studyin’ and researchin’ the possibility of making like the Jeffersons.
Yesterday the … /Booker T voice … Six-time! Six-time! Six-time national champion revealed the results of a big-time study on just how move that move will cost.
And yep, it’s a lot.
Bottom line, if GSU wants a football program at the highest collegiate level, the school will have to up the existing athletics budget $7.3 million . . . → Read More: Sticker shock in the Stink
In conjunction with ASU’s 2009 homecoming theme “Solid Gold,” the Apps will sport gold jerseys for the matchup versus the Eagles. The jerseys, produced by Nike, feature the same design as ASU’s traditional home black and away white tops, but with gold as the primary color, black lettering, numerals, shoulder and side piping and white trim.
Following the homecoming showdown, the game-worn jerseys will be auctioned at GoASU.com. . . . → Read More: Are you ready for Gold Saturday?
A month ago an App State recruit was referred to as the next Curry. Well, CofC coach Bobby Cremins actually went out and got the next Curry Show.
Willis Hall played at Charlotte Christian, where he averaged 15.6 points and 7.8 rebounds. He shot 59.8 percent from the field and scored 1,545 career points, breaking the school record previously held by Stephen Curry, a first-round NBA draft pick out of Davidson.
That’s just one of three Cougar recruits. . . . → Read More: Cremins sees our next Curry, raises a star's son
For you gamers out there. And there’s more.
Another cover boy. Your preseason guide.
Some Tuesday audio. Includes comments from AE.
The guessing game. Once you get past No. 7 it’s all gobbledeegook.
Let’s run down a few of these transfers. Furman gets a self-assured former Bruin and a Vol receiver.
Terrier may miss 2009. He last played Helloween night.
Paladins looks to pound the ball. “The Paladins return 13 starters, including seven on offense led by preseason All-SoCon running back Mike Brown.”
Elon making no predictions. . . . → Read More: APP-propre links – Some SoCon preseason profiles
Everyone remembers how last season ended. Bad game. Horrific even.
But never forget. Oh no. Don’t do that. The pain that floods the system is nothing but fuel for redemption.
So speaketh AE.
“We still have that loss on our mind and are going to take that onto the field with us,” Edwards said. “It’s just more motivation, no doubt. In our team meetings we bring it up and it shows when we’re working out.”
Five weeks after last . . . → Read More: 'Remember Richmond' the Intermission rallying cry
Ho! Ho! Ho! Christmas in July! App State gets a new Yosef*!
Who knew Wilford Brimley could be so threatening?
Time for a poll!
What do you think of the new Yosef costume? I like it! I like it! Hey Mikey! Meh. Hated it! I don’t really care. We have a mascot? pollcode.com free polls
* Found on page 152 of the 2009 media . . . → Read More: Yosef done went and got old
For those who wonder how …
App State football player hospitalized. He’s okay, but this is kinda scary.
Media guide is out. 208 pages.
The class of C-USA. Arrrrrgh!
Someone for AE to avoid. Or threaten. Either way.
Something else for Greenville. “NCAA Champions”? They’ve never heard of such a thing.
Bball scedule tidbits. UNCW in Boone Nov. 13. At Arkansas Nov. 20.
NC State band dumps free trip. It’s not like it was to anywhere cool like the Bahamas. Just Ireland.
Hyping the Stink. . . . → Read More: APP-propre links
Bow before the mighty Reading Express, winners of the AIFA Championship Sunday! Buried in that heap of smiles is their great kicker, App State’s Erik Rockhold. When not going 4-4 in title games he can be found checking fuses in the arena.