All but eight NCAA football head coaches took a step up on the salary ladder after the resignation of Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze on Thursday night. According to the 2016 USA Today Coaching Salary Database, Freeze was the ninth highest paid head coach in Division I football at $4,703,500. That included a base of $4.7 million from the school and $3,500 from "other pay."
As "watch list week" continues, two more Middle Tennessee State players have been named to a preseason watch lists. And both are the featured pieces of the Blue Raiders' special team units. Junior punter Matt Bonadies was named to the preseason watch list for the 2017 Ray Guy Award, as announced by the Augusta Sports Council on Wednesday. Also, Junior place kicker Canon Rooker was named to the 2017 Lou Groza Award watch list, given annually to the best kicker in the country.
Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick shut down her Twitter account — @HollyWarlick — after a tweet following the departure of Diamond DeShields on Thursday. At 5:12 p.m. ET, Warlick announced that DeShields was not returning to the Tennessee women's basketball program for her final year of eligibility. Fifty-two minutes later, Warlick sent a tweet. A tweet with one emoji.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".