NEC News of the Day: Video Reaction from Annual Athletic Directors Fall Meeting, Meredith Debuts, Tweets & More

The 2011 Northeast Conference fall administrative meetings are in the books.  All 12 core member institutions were represented in person yesterday at NEC headquarters in Somerset, NJ.

The seven core members who sponsored football also participated on a separate conference call with the athletic directors from NEC football associate members UAlbany and Duquesne.

NEC Commissioner Noreen Morris used her recently-activated Twitter account to tweet about yesterday’s happenings and Overtime! Blog was live on the scene to capture video reaction from three ADs including NEC AD committee chairperson Don Cook.

Here is reaction from Tuesday’s assembly…

In other notable news, Monmouth soccer alumnus Bryan Meredith
, a former all-NEc selection, made his starting debut for the Seattle Sounders of Major League Soccer yesterday.  Click here for a recap from the Sounders’ website.  Here are some video highlights…

Tweet of the Day
@OMYGEE14 – Live to see another day #lovelife… Class and football

Other Top-rated Tweets
@atupem10 – I haven’t skyped my mom in a min need to change that

@NickBarnett – Only stupid if you make the same mistake, Make new ones and keep growing!!

@NickMo21 – I can snack on those Snyders flavored pretzels all day #addicting

Articles of Interest
NEC-specific News
Standing-room only crowd mourns HardyConnecticut Post (Chris Elsberry)

From spectator to starter? Two graduate students who thought playing days were done could be in Wagner College lineup this weekStaten Island Advance (Jim Waggoner)

MU hoops MAC Madness plus POLL Asbury Park Press (Hawks Nest)

Chris Elsberry: In Hardy’s death, will justice be served?Connecticut Post

Junior guard Danny Mundweiler decides to leave WagnerStaten Island Advance (Cormac Gordon)

Hameline keeps even keel despite Wagner College’s football woes – Staten Island Advance (Cormac Gordon)

General News
Emmert urges ethics in athleticsPittsburgh Post-Gazette

Marinatto announces Big East exit fee, expansion planAsbury Park Press (Keith Sargeant)

Oklahoma’s rules investigation costs $50,000Yahoo! (AP)

California coach Montgomery to have surgeryYahoo! (AP)

Video Vault
Mount men’s soccer is motivated…

Here’s an update from the start of FDU men’s hoops practice…

Another message from Monmouth field hockey…


– Oct. 19, 2011 –

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