College roundup

Clemson coach, staff get raises

The Associated PressMarch 9, 2010 

The board of trustees at Clemson has recommended raises for football coach Dabo Swinney and his staff after the team reached its first ACC championship game.

Clemson athletic director Terry Don Phillips on Monday would not say how much Swinney or any of his assistants would make.

Swinney's original head coaching contract guaranteed an increase if the Tigers won the ACC's Atlantic Division, which they did for the first time last season. The accomplishment means Swinney should have about $1 million added to his original salary of $800,000.

More football

Terps, Irish to meet in Redskins stadium: Notre Dame and Maryland will meet next year at the Washington Redskins' stadium on Nov. 12, 2011.

Michigan AD says Rodriguez's job is safe: Michigan athletic director David Brandon says there's nothing in the NCAA allegations hovering over the team that has put coach Rich Rodriguez job status in question.


ECU's Freeman honored: East Carolina junior second baseman Cam Freeman was selected Conference USA co-hitter of the week after helping the Pirates to a 3-0 week. Freeman hit .542 (6-for-11) with two homers and six RBIs.

UNC's Harvey tops ACC: North Carolina junior right-hander Matt Harvey was selected the league's pitcher of the week after striking out 11 in eight shutout innings against Michigan on Friday.

Florida State senior shortstop Stephen Cardullo, who hit .583 for the week, was player of the week.

Monday's results


Duke 10, Quinniapiac 3: Jake Lemmerman hit his second career grand slam and Ben Grisz threw four scoreless innings of relief to lead Duke (8-3) past Quinnipiac (0-4) at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary.

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