June 2014

Sun Belt 101

The Sun Belt was founded in 1976 with six members including UNC Charlotte and Jacksonville. The league was under the I-AAA classification (i.e. non-football) and had members such as Old Dominion and VCU before a mass exodus in 1991. The league then merged with the American South which had members… [...]

App State-Campbell live on ESPN3

Online – “App State’s 2014 home opener versus Campbell will air live on ESPN3. Kickoff is slated for 6 p.m. It was also announced on Tuesday that App State’s Sept. 25 Sun Belt matchup at longtime rival Georgia Southern, which is set to be televised nationally on ESPNU, will kick off… [...]

Boone, App State to celebrate Sun Belt Day

Soon – “Appalachian State University and the Town of Boone have teamed up to host several events in celebration of Appalachian State officially joining the Sun Belt Conference on Tuesday, July 1.” Includes Boone Area Chamber of Commerce “Wake Up Watauga Breakfast” at… [...]