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Making The Rounds: Camp Updates, Award Nominations

This is the (usually lunch time) weekday feature of news and notes about Mountain West and their opponents news. If you have a link or a story you would think works send me a message on twitter @JeremyMauss and I'll give you credit

The Upset: Mountain West to be conference of running backs - The Upset Blog

Warzeka on Hornung Award watch list - Air Force - Colorado Springs Gazette, CO
Air Force receiver Jonathan Warzeka is one of 50 players on the watch list for the Hornung Award, given to a versatile player who excels at multiple positions. Warzeka certainly...

Blog: Pack's Matthews named to Paul Hornung Award watch list | Reno Gazette-Journal |
Matthews caught 56 passes for 879 yards and five touchdowns last season. He also had two rushing touchdowns and one punt return for a score.

Boise State receivers motivated by talk of what Broncos have lost |

Former Wyoming QB Emory Miller Finds New School - Cowboy Altitude
Sam Houston State is the new school for former Wyoming QB Emory Miller Jr.

Rocky Long era begins at SDSU |
Rocky Long finds new life as the new head football coach at San Diego State. Born in Provo, Utah, he hopes to coach another 10 years.

Wyoming Rosters Show New JC OL Shayne Kelley - Cowboy Altitude
Your best source for quality Wyoming Cowboys news, rumors, analysis, stats and scores from the fan perspective.

Previewing 2011 - Opponents - Colorado State (Week 3) - The Ralphie Report
A Look at CU's Week Three Opponent in 2011, The Colorado State Rams.

Gorman's Rosco Allen and Ben Carter wrap up UNLV visits, in no rush to decide - Las Vegas Sun
Rosco Allen said earlier this week that he hopes to make a decision on his future before the start of his senior season at Bishop Gorman in November. After two lengthy unofficial visits to UNLV in the last four days, he now likely has all of the information on his hometown school that he needs.

First Rebel Practice Is Tuesday - UNLV OFFICIAL ATHLETIC SITE
After two days of administrative meetings, the team's first series of practices (August 9-13) will take place on campus at Ernie Becker Sr. Football Fields at Bill "Wildcat" Morris Rebel Park and are open to the public in limited viewing areas. Fans are invited to attend but please note that the use of cell phones or other mobile communication devices is not allowed while at Rebel Park.

Easy to see why Shabazz Muhammad is a top recruit - Shark Bytes - Las Vegas Sun
By Jerry Tarkanian - What stands out to me about Bishop Gorman High School basketball star Shabazz Muhammad is how he elevates his level of play in big games. It’s easy to see why he is the nation’s top recruit.

Rebels in the NFL: The best that never were - Las Vegas Sun
With NFL camps starting last week, one could easily argue Brimmer could still be playing professional football. That’s especially true when looking at his efforts during the Rebels’ 23-5 upset victory in 2003 at Wisconsin. It was arguably the best game by an individual player in school history.

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