Four Southland Football Teams Ranked in Final FCS Polls

first_imgSoutheastern Louisiana also received votes in both polls. Sam Houston State is ranked at No. 3 in the Coaches Poll and No. 4 in the STATS top 25 while Central Arkansas is ranked and No. 8 and 10, respectively. The Bearkats advanced to the semifinals of the FCS playoffs, falling on the road at eventual national champion North Dakota State. Central Arkansas capped an undefeated Southland championship season in the first round against New Hampshire. FCS Coaches Poll | STATS FCS PollFRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference earned four spots in the final FCS polls of the 2017 season. Sam Houston State, Central Arkansas, McNeese and Nicholls all garnered national postseason rankings from both the FCS Coaches Poll and STATS FCS Poll.center_img McNeese earned the No. 18 (FCS Coaches) and No. 22 (STATS) spots, finishing the 2017 season with a 9-2 record (7-2 Southland). Nicholls rounded out the conference rankings at No. 23 and 25, respectively. The Colonels finished the season at 8-4 (7-2 Southland), earning the league’s third bid to the FCS playoffs where they dropped a close matchup at home against South Dakota, 38-31.last_img read more

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MAN CAUGHT PASSING FAKE €20 NOTES IN HOTEL AND NIGHTCLUB

first_imgA young man bought a quantity of €20 notes so he could attend a friend’s 21st birthday party.Letterkenny court.Ryan Murphy appeared at Letterkenny District Court on four charges of passing fake notes.Murphy, 19, had tried to pass a €20 note at Voodoo Nightclub in Letterkenny but was caught by security staff on March 1st last.When interviewed by Gardai, it was discovered he had passed a further six of the bogus notes at the Station House Hotel.Three of the notes were used to pay for a room and a further three were used to buy food and drink.The court heard that Murphy of Ballindarragh Road, Market Hill, Armagh, had paid £70 sterling for €160 in fake euro notes.Judge Paul Kelly remarked “He didn’t get a great exchange rate on them.”Murphy solicitor Kieran Dillon said there had been a 21st birthday party on and he had no money and stupidly bought the fake notes so he could attend.Garda Inspector Michael Harrison said the notes were made outside the jurisdiction and were of a good quality.Judge Paul Kelly fined Murphy €400 on one of the charges of passing a forged note and struck out the other three charges. MAN CAUGHT PASSING FAKE €20 NOTES IN HOTEL AND NIGHTCLUB was last modified: May 25th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalfak notesGardailetterkennyRyan MurphyStation House HotelVoodoo NIghtlcublast_img read more

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