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 Basketball Commit

Dan  Waterstradt, 6-10, PF, Redford Catholic Central HS (Michigan)

Dan Waterstradt has committed to Rutgers.

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Big East

The meeting took place in Hartford in the early 1980s. Joe Paterno, then Penn State's athletic director as well as its football coach, was arguing for the formation of an all-sports Eastern conference. Dave Gavitt, then commissioner of the newly formed Big East, and John Toner, then the AD at Connecticut, wanted Penn State to join their league for basketball.
"We said no. We were only interested in an all-sports conference," Paterno recalled during an interview Thursday at the annual Big Ten Conference media sessions in Chicago. "It didn't take a genius to see what was going on."
Philly.com - "The Region's Home Page"
 

 

Rutgers Opponents

CHICAGO -- Jeff Smoker could be the starting quarterback in Michigan State's Aug. 30 season opener against Western Michigan. Or, he could move into the starting lineup later in the season. Or, he might not crack it at all. At Wednesday's Big Ten Kickoff meetings, Spartan coach John L. Smith confirmed that Smoker continues progressing toward ending the indefinite suspension he incurred midway through last season after admitting to a substance abuse problem.
Smith implies that Smoker close to rejoining Spartan team

 

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I keep receiving angry emails from fans asking why I renewed the their yearly subscription since Mike and the Big Dog's will be ending operations on May 1, 2004.

The fact is that I haven't renewed anyone's subscription. Fans have just failed to cancel their subscriptions.

When fans sign up they get a notice that subscriptions automatically renew at the end of their term unless they are cancelled.

Once again, subscriptions are automatically renewed unless cancelled. We have deliberately given fans more than a year's notice of the site's departure so that they could cancel if they so wished. However, we can't cancel the subscription for you.

If you wish to cancel or not renew, go to "My Account" and log in.

Then go to "My Subscriptions" and take the necessary actions to cancel or non renew.

 

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TAPE WILL NOT BE RETURNED. Please send HIGHLIGHTS or your best game. WE WILL SELECT THE CLIPS TO BRING ON-LINE.
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