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Sun Belt Conference reaching new heights with sustainability at its core....

As a rule, conference commissioners strive to put their league’s best foot forward when they make their annual “State of the Conference” addresses at football Media Days.

NEW ORLEANS - Appalachian State University football head coach Scott Satterfield, senior running back Marcus Cox (Dacula, Ga./Dacula) and senior linebacker and preseason Sun Belt Conference Defensive Student-Athlete of the Year John Law (Atlanta, Ga./Grady) participated in the 2016 Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day on Monday

BOONE, N.C. — The Yosef Club, Appalachian State University athletics’ fundraising arm, generated an all-time record of $3,227,769 in annual giving during the 2015-16 fiscal year, director of athletics Doug Gillin announced on Monday.

Josh Wyant, who played baseball at Watauga High has found his niche playing professional baseball overseas.

GREENSBORO, N.C. --- Clemson is the preseason favorite to repeat as Atlantic Coast Conference football champion, according to a poll of 191 media members in attendance at last week’s 2016 ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte.