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ECU gets set for its final road trip of the regular season against the struggling Marshall Thundering Herd. Inside ECU Sports has the preview
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Remember DeAndre Kane? A one-time teammate of DeJuan Blair and D.J. Kennedy at Schenley? Jamie Dixon always liked Kane. He recruited him despite his academic struggles. Originally Kane was supposed to be part of (someone’s) 2009 class. But he needed prep school so it became 2010 when he actually was a freshman at Marshall.
He’s a graduate transfer. He has one more year of eligibility...
Marshall University’s football program is known for quite a few things. Of course there is the Movie, “We Are Marshall,” and there is the winning (most wins in the 1990’s,” and then there are the players. Sure, the Herd produced Ahmad Bradshaw, Chad Pennington, and Byron Leftwich, but one of the primary positions Marshall has produced, wide receiver.
Pitt's basketball team for next season is finally starting to take shape. A few days ago, the team landed JUCO center, Joseph Uchebo. Next up? Marshall transfer DeAndre Kane.
Kane's short and sweet statement to CBS Sports on the move:
"It's a perfect situation for me," Kane told CBSSports.com.
He recently visited USC, but has instead decided on the Panthers...
It’s not that I hate that DeAndre Kane is transferring to Pitt. Afterall, he is intending to be a graduate transfer so it is a one-year deal. Meaning he isn’t tying up the scholarship beyond 2013-14. That is assuming he passes the two courses he has to take, but why worry about academics with Kane. I mean he only needed an extra year of prep school and still wasn’t able to...