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Might be foreshadowing a bit, but I can almost guarantee NCAA will make Rodney Purvis jump through...

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Might be foreshadowing a bit, but I can almost guarantee NCAA will make Rodney Purvis jump through some hoops before he plays 1st game.

What kinda hoops?

Turner said he’ll return to his natural position as a shortstop after spending his freshman year as...

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Turner said he’ll return to his natural position as a shortstop after spending his freshman year as the Wolfpack’s third baseman. That’s complicated a bit with the USA Baseball program because he has been used mostly as a second baseman. "They’re trying to get me to play second base," he said. "I kind of want to do both. I’ve heard all sorts of things (about projections for a position in a potential professional career)."

If there were any doubt, this confirms that Trea Turner will be NC State's shortstop next year.

Former NCSU swimmer and national champ Cullen Jones finishes 2nd in 100-meter freestyle at Olympic...

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Former NCSU swimmer and national champ Cullen Jones finishes 2nd in 100-meter freestyle at Olympic trials to qualify for London games.

Cullen Jones is on his way to London.

Lisa Navas will not return in 2012-13 as head coach of the NC State’s softball program.

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Lisa Navas will not return in 2012-13 as head coach of the NC State’s softball program.

Not a huge surprise. Navas delivered an ACC title early in her tenure but hasn't been able to maintain an NCAA tournament-caliber program.

Crowder’s Facebook page lists as friends several prominent Carolina athletes, including star...

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Crowder’s Facebook page lists as friends several prominent Carolina athletes, including star basketball alums Tyler Hansbrough, J.R. Reid and Sean May, and football alums Cameron Sexton and Mahlon Carey. She also listed as friends at least two former academic advisers to student athletes, and the former longtime secretary to the Carolina basketball program, Kay Thomas.

The plot thickens

I took a class last year [he has not declared a major], and I am taking another this year. Maybe...

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I took a class last year [he has not declared a major], and I am taking another this year. Maybe I'll use the language on a trip to Africa someday. There's no reason I chose Swahili other than that I thought it would be cool. I enjoy it.

Tyler Hansblow 1st Person Feature on SI

Interesting that NC State will start Ethan Ogburn in game 1, save Carlos Rodon for his usual...

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Interesting that NC State will start Ethan Ogburn in game 1, save Carlos Rodon for his usual Saturday. Gotta win 2 anyway. Randall for Fla.

Ogburn goes on Saturday.

5. They can be offensive They are different leagues but with comparable talent. That’s what makes...

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5. They can be offensive They are different leagues but with comparable talent. That’s what makes some of the N.C. State offensive stats stand out. The Wolfpack would rank first in the SEC in walks (261), runs (428) and doubles (147).

The Gainesville Sun

The ACC ultimately signed away more rights than its competing conferences, and it did so for a...

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The ACC ultimately signed away more rights than its competing conferences, and it did so for a smaller payout. The proposed changes to college football’s postseason are also expected to add even more pressure for conference realignment. The end of the ACC as we know it seems inevitable, and the conference has only itself to blame.

Forbes

Rowan Wick, the 9th round selection, is a catcher and member of the 2010 Canadian Junior National...

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Rowan Wick, the 9th round selection, is a catcher and member of the 2010 Canadian Junior National Team. He was a former 19th round pick of the Brewers in 2010 and signed his National Letter of Intent to North Carolina State, being recruited by assistant coach Tom Holliday, father of Cardinals’ left-fielder Matt Holliday.

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