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August 20, 2018
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Strickland, Wylie promoted at SAU

Southern Arkansas University Director of Athletics, Steve Browning has announced the internal promotions of Darius Strickland and Kasey Wylie. Strickland, the former Manager of Athletic Facilities is now the Assistant Director of Athletics for Facilities and Game Operations.

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Keeping athletes cool

Tennessee Titans running back Dion Lewis has been so focused on football with his new team that he didn’t realize until a few days into training camp just how special the benches on each sideline really are.

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Lady Muleriders are picked sixth in golf

Leed considered for 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year Award

The Great American Conference continued its preseason coaches poll announcements on Thursday with the release of the women’s golf preseason rankings.

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Muleriders picked third in CC

After posting the program’s highest league championship finish in the Division II Era (1995-96) with a second place result last season at the GAC Championships, expectations remain high for the Southern Arkansas men’s cross country team.

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Trainer denies charge

The trainer facing charges in the death of a dog that belonged to former New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo says she didn’t cause the death and she cried “for what seemed like hours” when she found the pet dead.

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Preparing for Mena

The Magnolia Panthers will travel to Mena Friday for an Arkansas Activities Association scrimmage game against the Bearcats.

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Acuna hit by opening pitch as Braves win 5-2

Slugging rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. was hit by a pitch before he could take the Marlins deep again, but Dansby Swanson filled the power void for Atlanta, hitting a two-run homer that led the Braves to a 5-2 win over Miami on Wednesday night.

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Rookie RB is injured

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is being held out of practice after straining his left leg a day earlier.

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