The Daily Aggie :: 09/05/07

Did you miss last night's Aggie volleyball win against a scrappy Lobo volleyball squad? Check out our volleyball expert Mel's experience at the game. Up next for the girls? A trip to Lincoln, Nebraska for the Ameritas Players Challenge hosted by the No. 1 ranked Nebraska Cornhusker volleyball team.

Tommy Trujillo of the Santa Fe New Mexican wonders if the tide has turned in the Aggie/Lobo football rivalry.

The Albuquerque Journal's Randy Harrison writes about the never ending debate over the in-state recruiting of the Aggie and Lobo football programs. (Registration/Subscription required, use the Trial Premium Pass, it's free). was shocked to discover that NMSU has a defense. And somehow think that the Lobos need to figure out how to score points if they want to beat our Aggies. Between you and me, I'd rather they not for at least another week or two.

Remember Aggie running back Kenton Keith? He's earned a backup position with the defending Super Bowl champion Indianapolis Colts behind Joseph Addai.

This is your daily reminder to cast your vote for Chase Holbrook for the Davey O'Brien. The Davey O'Brien award has opened up fan voting on their website. The fan vote will count towards 5% of the final vote. You have to be registered in order to vote and you can vote every day. Visit to register and vote.

Patrick Bohn of the USA Today writes about the cost of sending spirit squads and bands to road games to support the team.

Finally, some more fallout from Michigan's loss to Appalachian State. They dropped from No. 5 in the opening week polls to being unranked in both the USA Today Coaches poll and the AP poll. However, the Wolverines did find themselves a ranking this week... the uncoveted Five Spot on's Bottom 10.

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