You know we’re getting close to the football season when a sportswriter starts writing, “____________ is pivitol to the success” of our team.
Yep, there’s a few of those this morning…
Here’s today’s Web Watch
Thomas Corhern of the Herald-Citizen writes that the Golden Eagles experienced O-line is a strength for Tech.
After multiple close losses and games played into the 30s, Craig Thomas of the Jackson Sun says UTM’s new defensive coordinator is key to their improvement.
EIU’s Week 2 game against Western Michigan will be broadcast on ESPN3.com
Austin Peay will put on pads for the first time today.
Speaking of the Govs’, Luke Thompson of the Leaf-Chronicle writes that “Injury-prone” running back Wesley Kits needs to stay healthy if Austin Peay is going to break out of the bottom rung of the OVC.
Tyler Stone has spent his summer playing with the “Reach” exhibition team, and helped lead them to become Terra de Sole Basketball Cup champions after a 49-point rout in the finals.
Murray State is nearing a deal with Old Dominion to round out their schedule. That game would be played in Murray, according to Jeff Bidwell of WPSD, with a game played at Old Dominion next season.
Practice has begun for Austin Peay, ahead of their trip to Canada later this month.