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11/21/08 News & Notes


Arkansas State (Elwyn McRoy) (2-1) vs. Murray State

Arkansas State (2-1) used a strong second-half performance and got 28 points from its bench to overcome a five-point halftime deficit and defeat Murray State (1-1) 55-47 Wednesday night at the Convocation Center in a non-conference men’s basketball game. The Red Wolves won their second straight game and improved to 2-0 at home, getting a game-high 16 points from junior guard Donald Boone off the bench.  Junior forward Shawn Morgan added 15 points and eight rebounds, while tying Boone with a team-high three steals.

University of Illinois-Chicago (Tracy Dildy) (1-1) vs. Northern Iowa

Senior guard Josh Mayo scored a game-high 27 points and sophomore forward Tori Boyd hit four three-pointers in a career-high 17-point effort to pace the UIC men’s basketball team to an 84-77 victory over UNI in the Flames’ 2008-09 home opener on Wednesday night. In the first regular season game at the revamped UIC Pavilion, the Flames (1-1) picked up where they left off last season by displaying red-hot shooting from their home floor. UIC shot 50 percent (26-for-52) from the field, including a 62.5 percent (10-for-16) clip from downtown, after finishing near 50 percent in both categories as a team at home in 2007-08.


NCCU (Henry Dickerson) (0-3) @ Florida Gulf Coast

Florida Gulf Coast narrowly beat North Carolina Central 66-58 on Thursday night. North Carolina Central (0-3) was led by Vincent Davis who scored a game-high 18 points by playing in all 40 minutes. Stevy Worah-Ozima also tallied in double figures for North Carolina Central, scoring 13 points.

By Darren Heitner

Darren Heitner created Sports Agent Blog as a New Year's Resolution on December 31, 2005. Originally titled, "I Want To Be A Sports Agent," the website was founded with the intention of causing Heitner to learn more about the profession that he wanted to join, meet reputable individuals in the space and force himself to stay on top of the latest news and trends.

Heitner now runs Heitner Legal, P.L.L.C., which is a law firm with many practice areas, including sports law and contract law. Heitner has represented numerous athletes and sports agents as legal counsel. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana University Bloomington from 2011-2014, where he created and taught a course titled, Sport Agency Management, which included subjects ranging from NCAA regulations to athlete agent certification and the rules governing the profession. Heitner serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he teaches a Sports Law class that includes case law surrounding athlete agents and the NCAA rules.