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August 30, 1994


New York Yankees -- Recalled P Joe Ausanio from Triple-A Columbus.

San Francisco Giants -- Extended their player-development contract with the Triple-A Phoenix Firebirds through 1996.


Cleveland Cavaliers -- Re-signed F Tyrone Hill to a multi-year contract.

Indiana Pacers -- F Kenny Williams received a one-year suspended sentence from a Carmel City (Ind.) Court judge after pleading guilty to drunken driving.

Minneapolis Timberwolves -- Named Bill Blair coach.

Portland Trail Blazers -- Re-signed C Chris Dudley.

San Antonio Spurs -- Named Bob Hill coach.


NCAA -- Announced that West Texas A&M must cut its practice schedule by a day because former coach Mike Marshall conducted practices after the season ended.

SWAC -- Placed Alcorn State football coach Cardell Jones on one year of probation and announced that the school will lose one football scholarship next year for holding a conditioning session in June.

Alabama -- Named senior Jay Barker starting quarterback.

Alfred -- Named Eleanor Shriver (Washington College) the school's first women's lacrosse coach.

UC-Irvine -- Announced that F Todd Whitehead has been ruled academically ineligible for the 1994-95 season.

Florida State -- Suspended OL Marcus Long two games. Placed OT Forrest Conoly on indefinite suspension.

Michigan -- Announced that starting WR Walter Smith, a tri-captain, probably will miss three games with a knee injury.

Ohio State -- Announced that K Mike Malfatt will continue to play and practice with the Buckeyes despite being indicted for allegedly stealing from a discount store.

Oklahoma -- A Cleveland County, Okla., judge ruled that the school could not prevent LB Tremayne Green (pinched nerve in neck) from playing.

Texas -- Announced that it is investigating whether starting WR Lovell Pinkney may have taken a trip to Los Angeles to meet with an agent.

Towson State -- Named Ashley Duncan the school's first full-time women's lacrosse coach.

Western Maryland -- Named Keith Abel linebackers coach; Paul Guenther defensive backs coach; Matt Kennedy quarterbacks coach; Robert Rimmel offensive line coach; Ken Williams running backs coach; and former Randallstown coach John Buchheister defensive line coach.


Buffalo Bills -- Signed DB Filmel Johnson, OL Jerry Ostroski, RB Tim Tindale, WR Damon Thomas and DB Greg Evans for practice squad.

Cincinnati Bengals -- Waived former Washington Redskins QB Jay Schroeder, S Lance Gunn and OL Scott Brumfield. Claimed QB Jeff Blake off waivers from New York Jets, CB Roger Jones off waivers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and OT Matt Joyce off waivers from the Dallas Cowboys.

Detroit Lions -- Signed DE Mike Wells.

Green Bay Packers -- Waived G Darryl Moore.

Indianapolis Colts -- Re-signed RB Ed Toner. Waived DE Willis Peguese.

Kansas City Chiefs -- Signed TE Derrick Walker. Released TE Jimmy Johnson. Waived CB James Burton and G Emerson Martin.

Los Angeles Raiders -- Signed DB Donald Frank. Placed DB Torin Dorn on IR. Signed RB Wes Bender, WR John Morton, DB Cary Brabham, OT Willie Stubbins and DL Alberto White to the practice squad.

Los Angeles Rams -- Signed former Redskins TE Ron Middleton. Released TE Travis McNeal. Signed OT Ronald Edwards and WR Jermaine Ross to the practice squad.

Miami Dolphins -- Signed T Ethan Albright, CB Calvin Jackson, WR Demeris Johnson and S Pat Johnson to the practice squad.

Minnesota Vikings -- Re-signed S Lamar McGriggs. Signed TE Ray Rowe. Released DT Brad Culpepper and CB Shelly Hammonds. Added LB Pete Bercich and RB Robert Staten.

New York Giants -- Waived FB Jarrod Bunch.

New York Jets -- Waived FB Pat Chaffey, LB Tuineau Alipate and LB Mike Anderson.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Claimed T Rickie Shaw off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks. Released LB Ken Rose.

Pittsburgh Steelers -- Signed WR Elbert Ellis, T Tim Simpson and LB Patrick Scott to the practice squad.

San Diego Chargers -- Re-signed LB Steve Hendrickson. Claimed RB Rodney Culver off waivers from Indianapolis.

Released LB Terry Crews and RB Ron Rivers. Signed P Darren Bennett, G Ray Smoot, WR Chris Thomas and RB Tony Vinson (Towson State) to the practice squad.

Seattle Seahawks -- Re-signed CB Orlando Watters to the 53-man roster. Signed S Larry Whigham, DE Matt Werner and WR James McKnight to the practice squad.

Washington Redskins -- Released WR Stephen Hobbs and DT Jeff Faulkner. Waived RB William Bell and DT Anthony Abrams. Signed WR Olanda Truitt, DT Mark Boutte, DB Deral Boykin and G Alia Kalaniuvalu.

Las Vegas Posse (CFL) -- Signed DL Lemark Shackerford and WR Michael Stephens. Released QB Jake Kelchner, LB Nick Smith, LB Brad LaCombe and RB Leon Brown. Activated DL Jeff Sawyer, LB Greg Tucker and LB Tim Broady.

Toronto Argonauts (CFL) -- Released DT Kevin Carroll, LB Charlie Pharms, SB Paul Cranmer, DE Phillip Kent, DB Ainsworth Morgan and OT John Terry. Signed WR Darrick Branch, DB Brent Huff and DB Eudean Toney.


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