Found April 06, 2014 on The Sports Bank:
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Here’s a new sports media star in Allie LaForce. On October 09, 2012 Allie LaForce announced she would be leaving WJW Fox 8, Cleveland to be the co-host CBS Sports Network’s new live, late night show, “Lead Off,” teaming up with Doug Gottlieb. Never heard of Lead Off? You’re not alone. More people watch the emergency alert testing signal than this show. However, the show’s putrid ratings haven’t stopped 25 year old Allie LaForce from moving up the ladder; and exceedingly quickly. This from Sports Illustrated: SI has learned that Allie LaForce has landed Tracy Wolfson’s old role beginning this fall, where she’ll work with game-callers Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson. That assignment continues a dizzying rise for a 25-year old who graduated from Ohio University just three years ago. Though it’s a show with less viewership than most streets in Manhattan, LaForce is also the co-host of “Lead Off” on CBS Sports Network, where she has gotten daily television reps, an important experienc

Ohio taps Phillips as new men's basketball coach

Ohio University has its 18th men's basketball coach after hiring Saul Phillips from North Dakota State late Saturday night. Phillips led the Bison to unprecedented success during his seven seasons in Fargo, including the program's first Summit League championship and NCAA tournament appearance in 2009. They won the Summit League again this season and knocked off Oklahoma...

Report: Ohio will not release three-star forward Tariq Owens from National Letter of Intent

Tariq Owens, a 6-foot-8 forward from St. Vincent Pallotti High (Md.) committed to Ohio University 10 months ago. On Thursday, head coach Jim Christian left the program after two years to take the Boston College opening. On Saturday night, North Dakota State head coach Saul Phillips was announced as Christians replacement. Following Christian’s departure, Owens, a three-star recruit...

Saul Phillips Leaves NDSU For Ohio

Ohio University has hired Saul Phillips as their next head coach. Phillips just completed his seventh season at North Dakota State. Phillips is replacing Jim Christian, who left Ohio last week for the Boston College job.

Ohio U hires North Dakota St's Phillips as coach

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Ohio University has hired North Dakota State's Saul Phillips as its men's basketball coach.
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