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I’m seriously considering adding an “Isaiah Canaan” section to these. I probably skip over more articles about the Murray State guard because there’s just so many. And they all pretty much say the same thing: he’s a great leader, a great shooter, etc. etc.

Here are some of Canaan’s link’s in today’s Web Watch

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Bleacher Report: Racers one of 7 teams that will “storm into college basketball” this season

ESPN: Canaan on the 10 best 3-point shooters in college basketball

The Oracle: Tech men’s basketball looks to begin another successful campaign following last.

NBC Sports: OVC Conference preview. (Ours is coming next week, BTW) Forget two NCAA tournament teams, they say don’t be surprised to see THREE teams in the big dance.

Fox News: OVC Conference preview, with team-by-team analysis.

The Oracle: SGA moves to revive Tennessee Tech traditions, such as Tech’s “Blizzard” at home basketball games.

Clarksville Online: Peay Basketball Premiere touts young team

Daily Eastern: EIU’s Blue Madness brings costumed fans

Murray Ledger and Times: Racers’ Mushatt working towards ’13 return.

Bleacher Report: Belmont one to the top impact conference-changing teams


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Weakley County Press: UTM rested, ready for Jax State visit.

Murray State News: Missed opportunities could end Racers championship hopes.

Southeast Missourian: SEMO’s run game will be tested against EKU’s stiff run defense.

Herald Citizen: Tech hosting EIU team that looks like a contender.

Anniston Star: Gamecocks QB Ivory searching for a good game. (Checkers?)

Richmond Register: EKU Injuries make an impact on the Offensive Line.

Anniston Star: Gamecocks having success limiting OVC’s top QB’s.

The Tennessean: Red Zone keeps tripping up TSU.



Denver Post: Nuggets confirm Faried not injured in loss

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Final Word (11/13): Jacksonville State stands alone…in basketball too.

2017-18 Basketball Standings

OVC Overall
Jacksonville State 0-0 2-0
Tennessee Tech 0-0 1-1
Murray State 0-0 1-1
Southeast Missouri* 0-0 1-1
Belmont 0-0 1-1
Eastern Kentucky 0-0 1-1
Tennessee State 0-0 1-1
Eastern Illinois 0-0 0-1
SIUE 0-0 0-1
Austin Peay 0-0 0-2
Morehead State 0-0 0-2
UT Martin 0-0 0-2

*Ineligible for postseason (APR)