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BOONE, N.C. — The late Steve Gabriel, who coached Appalachian State's wrestling program to a 90-24-2 record from 1965-74 after competing in both football and wrestling as an App State student from 1948-52, has been announced as a member of the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame's 2019 induction class.

BOONE - It's been a good last couple of days for Appalachian State University football coach Eliah Drinkwitz as he landed another verbal commitment from a solid prospect for 2019.

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It's the Rams and the Patriots in Super Bowl 53, App State football receives another verbal commit, the Hornets open their three-game road trip with a loss, the Hurricanes open their road trip with a win. Those stories and more local and regional sports headlines can be heard by clicking on the link below....