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CHICAGO - Turnovers, early foul trouble, and a hot-shooting DePaul squad proved to be too much for Appalachian State women’s basketball in a 99-58 setback Friday evening on the first day of the Maggie Dixon Classic at McGrath-Phillips Arena.

BOONE, N.C. – Championship implications. It is hard to dance around what is at stake for Appalachian State (7-2, 5-0 Sun Belt) and Troy (7-1, 4-0) on Saturday when the two teams meet at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

NEW ORLEANS - The Sun Belt Conference announced today changes to its baseball regular season and championship that are effective for the upcoming 2017 season.  The conference also announced sites for the league’s 2017-18 championships.

Columbus, Ga. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Soccer Team (13-5-2) saw its season come to a close with a 3-2 loss to Armstrong State (14-4-2) in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Playoffs Friday afternoon at the Walden Soccer Complex on the campus of Columbus State University.

WXC Grabs 19th at the Regional Championships....CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA.  –  Appalachian State University women’s cross country wrapped up their 2016 campaign with a 19th-place finish at the 2016 NCAA Southeast Regional Championships on Friday morning at Panorama Farms. App State collected 472 team points and was led by senior Tristin Van Ord (Chapel Hill, N.C./Chapel Hill).