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The Apps take on North Texas in the first-annual Myrtle Beach Bowl this afternoon at 2:30 p.m., on ESPN; the Carolina Panthers make a front office change; three members of the Tar Heels will miss the Orange Bowl. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the links below....

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — App State's preseason began with summer workouts in small groups of four players. Before its Myrtle Beach Bowl practice Sunday in Brooks Stadium, the complete collection of players and coaches finally lined up for the first team picture of 2020.

BOONE, N.C. — App State had 19 players receive All-Sun Belt recognition, the second-highest total in the conference, as the league announced its 2020 award winners Monday morning.

The App State football team wraps up the 2020 season with a trip to the Myrtle Beach Bowl today against North Texas; the App State women's basketball team picked up a win on the road; the Patriots and Cam Newton are eliminated from the playoffs; the Tar Heels are headed to the Orange Bowl. For more on these stories, and for more sports headlines, please click on the link below....