Saturday, August 4, 2012
SIUE is finally an official member of Division I in the NCAA. Morehad State and Tennessee Tech, have ties to the Olympics in London. A former SEMO player is now playing for the Kansas City Chief. Austin Peay finally put out something that was more news worthy than their new basketball court, and much more.
Southern Illinois Edwardsville is granted full Division I Certification by the NCAA
Eastern Illinois gets new football uniforms
Edgar Jones, former SEMO football player has signed with the Kansas City Chiefs
UT Martin's place kicker is placed on the Fred Mitchell Award Watch List
Austin Peay Alum is named as 2012 OVC Media Lifetime Achievement Award recipient
Belmont's Head Basketball Coach, Rick Byrd Receives NCAA Bob Frederick Award
Former EKU Men's Golfer Brandon Brown to make PGA Tour Debut
Morehead State sends four cheerleaders to London for the Olympic Games
As always, you may not see your school on the OVC Roundup every week, so make sure your schools athletics department does something worthy of reporting. If not, you aren't going to get a mention in the OVC Roundup. Next Saturday, there will be more OVC news, until then, keep it classy OVC fans.
POSTED BY: Conor Revell