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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Appalachian State University volleyball had four student-athletes receive American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Southeast all-region honorable mentions on Tuesday, as announced by the AVCA.

Aiken, S.C. – The Carson-Newman Volleyball Team (29-7) rallied to win the last three sets to prevail in the 2015 NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championship over Lenoir-Rhyne (25-8), 3-1, Sunday afternoon at the Convocation Center.

Paige Named ACC Player Of The Week....GREENSBORO—North Carolina senior Marcus Paige is the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Duke freshman Brandon Ingram earned ACC Rookie of the Week honors.
Paige and Ingram each helped his team to a 2-0 week that included a victory in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. ACC Players of the Week are chosen by a vote of a 15-member media panel.

Cullowhee, N.C. - Western Carolina senior offensive lineman Josh Wineberg has been selected to play in the FCS National Bowl this weekend at Ocean Bank Field at Florida International University (FIU) Stadium in Miami, Fla. The game is scheduled for a 2:00 pm start on Sunday (Dec. 7) afternoon and can be seen live online via web stream at http://SFSN.tv.

A Tough Night For Huskies....WEST JEFFERSON — Monday's are tough to begin with, but this one was especially tough for the Ashe County High boy's and girl's basketball teams.