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BOONE – The App State women's basketball team finished first in the nation and in the Sun Belt in the 2020 NCAA Team Works Helper Helper Community Service Competition that ran from January through the beginning of April during the spring semester.

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DENVER — According to media reports, former Appalachian State punter and kicker Sam Martin has agreed to a free agent deal with the Denver Broncos on March 24.

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GILBERT, Ariz. – For the 17th straight year, App State’s field hockey team was named a Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division I National Academic Team recipient.

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BOONE — App State men’s basketball guard Justin Forrest has been named Second Team All-District 23 by the National Association of Basketball Coaches.

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ATLANTA — App State women’s basketball assistant coach Cristina Centeno was named to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Thirty Under 30 presented by Marriott Bonvoy and Morgan Stanley Global Sports & Entertainment honorees for the 2019-20 season.

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SAN FRANCISCO — Former Appalachian State defensive end Ronald Blair signed a deal with the San Francisco 49ers, according to Ian Rapoport.

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ATLANTA — App State women’s basketball assistant coach Cristina Centeno was named to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Thirty Under 30 presented by Marriott Bonvoy and Morgan Stanley Global Sports & Entertainment honorees for the 2019-20 season.

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SAN FRANCISCO — Former Appalachian State defensive end Ronald Blair signed a deal with the San Francisco 49ers, according to Ian Rapoport.

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NEW ORLEANS — On March 16, the Sun Belt Conference announced that the league is canceling all organized athletics-related activities, including regular-season competitions, conference championships and practices, through the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year.

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NEW ORLEANS — The Sun Belt Conference fell in line with other Division I conferences and canceled the remainder of its conference tournament.

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SAN MARCOS, Texax – Sixth seeded App State men's basketball fell to third seed Texas State in the Sun Belt Tournament Quarterfinals by a 85-68 score on March 11

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LAFAYETTE, La. – App State women’s basketball team suffered a 48-47 heartbreaking loss to No. 5 seed Little Rock on March 11 in the first round of the Sun Belt Tournament.

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NEW ORLEANS — App State women’s basketball junior guard Pre Stanley was named to the All-Sun Belt third team.

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BOONE — The Appalachian State wrestling team had two basic goals going into the Southern Conference Wrestling Championships on March 8.

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BOONE — The Appalachian State men’s basketball team will host Coastal Carolina in the second round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at the Holmes Center at 7 p.m. on March 9.

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When Dustin Kerns took over the Appalachian State men’s basketball program, he wanted to implement at least two concepts to the Mountaineers.

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BOONE — The Appalachian State men’s basketball team will host Coastal Carolina in the second round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at the Holmes Center at 7 p.m. on March 9 at the Holmes Center.

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BOONE — App State women's basketball will head into the Sun Belt Tournament as the eighth seed, and will face fifth-seeded Little Rock at 4 p.m. on March 10.

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BOONE — When the Southern Conference Wrestling Tournament reaches the Holmes Center at 10 a.m. on March 8, Appalachian State wrestlers will face their share of rivals.

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NEW ORLEANS, La. — App State men’s basketball junior guard Justin Forrest has been named First Team All-Sun Belt, the conference announced March 5.

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INDIANAPOLIS — The two Appalachian State players participating in the NFL Scouting Combine had starkly different results in the event, which ended March 1.

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Most Senior Days are pretty predictable with athletic teams.

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BOONE — Appalachian State Director of Athletics Doug Gillin has been named a national Under Armour Athletics Director of the Year for 2019-20, announced March 3 by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics.

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PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Sun Belt Conference announced March 3 that Pensacola, Fla., has been selected to host the 2021-25 Sun Belt Men's and Women's Basketball Championships as a part of the league's partnership with Pensacola Sports.
 


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BOONE — Two matchups against Power Five Conference opponents with 2019 bowl appearances and a pair of nationally televised Sun Belt Conference games separated by seven days are among the highlights on a 2020 football schedule that includes two home games apiece for App State in September, Oc…

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Numerous media reports have said former App State linebacker Akeem Davis-Gaither will undergo surgery to repair a partial stress fracture in his right foot.

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BOONE — The Appalachian State women’s basketball team got off to a good start against visiting Louisiana-Monroe on Feb. 27. That includes how the Mountaineers honored their seniors — one in particular.

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WINSTON-SALEM – Andrew Greckel’s two-run home run in the top of the ninth inning Feb. 26 propelled App State’s baseball team to its first win over No. 24 Wake Forest since 2015. The Mountaineers scored three runs in the ninth to turn a 9-8 deficit into an eventual 11-9 victory at David F. Co…

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DALLAS — Former Appalachian State quarterback Armanti Edwards has returned to play professional football in America.

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BOONE — Appalachian State defensive coordinator Dale Jones is no stranger to major college football.

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BOONE — The Mountaineers continue their season-opening, 15-game road stretch with a midweek matchup at Wake Forest on Feb. 26. First pitch at David F. Couch Ballpark is set for 5 p.m. in Winston-Salem.

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – App State dropped a 15-inning heartbreaker to Kentucky 8-7 on Feb. 23 with two outs in the bottom of the 15th inning. Kentucky's Oraj Anu picked up the game-winning RBI on a bases-loaded walk, scoring Matt Golda from third base.

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BOONE – The Appalachian State wrestling team has dominated its share of teams during the regular season this year. The Mountaineers did the same thing to visiting VMI by taking a 43-0 dual-match victory at Varsity Gym on Feb. 22.

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When Shawn Clark was the Appalachian State offensive line coach, most of the football decisions he had to make dealt with making those players capable of opening up gaping running lanes and keeping quarterbacks from getting clobbered by onrushing defensive ends and linebackers.

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BOONE — The App State men’s basketball team outscored Troy 41-27 in the second half en route to a 68-59 victory on Feb. 22 on Alumni Day.

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STATESBORO, Ga. — The Appalachian State women’s basketball team suffered a 78-70 loss to Georgia Southern in Hanner Fieldhouse on Feb. 22.

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ATLANTA — Led by two standout performances from Lainey Gosnell and Bayley Plummer, App State women’s basketball team edged Georgia State 64-59 in overtime at the GSU Sports Arena on Feb. 20.

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CHARLOTTE — The Charlotte Sports Foundation announced Wednesday afternoon that the 2021 football game between App State and East Carolina, originally scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 4, would be moved to Thursday, Sept. 2. The game will be played at Bank of America Stadium, home of the NFL’s Ca…

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