By Tom Shanahan
GREENVILLE -- East Carolina announced Saturday that the NCAA has denied Nate Harvey’s waiver request for a fifth year of eligibility.
Photo: Nate Harvey
New ECU coach Mike Houston had been optimistic Harvey, the American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year, would receive a favorable ruling based on early feedback from the NCAA on information that had been supplied. The case was based on Harvey not playing as a freshman at Georgia Military College in 2015. ...
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-- Book on Michigan State's leading role in the integration of college football. It explains Duffy Daugherty's untold pioneering role and debunks myths that steered recognition away from him to Bear Bryant.
Don’t believe the myths at Duffy Daugherty’s expense about Bear Bryant’s motivation to play the 1970 USC-Alabama game or myths about the Charlie Thornhill-for-Joe Namath trade. Bear Bryant knew nothing about black talent in the South while he dragged his feet on segregation.
David Maraniss, Pulitzer Prize winner and biographer; "History writes people out of the story. It's our job to write them back in."