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Raiders name Derek Carr their starting quarterback

...will be the first rookie to start the season opener at quarterback in Raiders history. He was a second-round pick out of Fresno State in May. He will become the 18th starting quarterback for the Raiders since the start of the 2003 season. JETS: John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-01/raiders-name-derek-carr-their
Fresno State 'fired up' to face Southern Cal in Las Vegas Bowl

LAS VEGAS - Although Fresno State fell one win short of a BCS berth...pretty fired up about being here," Fresno State receiver Davante Adams said...on the first day of bowl season:? Fresno showcase.The Mountain West champions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-12-20/fresno-state-fired-face-s
Backup QB sparks LSU; Fresno State's BCS bowl hopes dashed

...4-4 Mountain West) ended a run toward a possible BCS bowl by Fresno State (10-1, 7-1).Carr threw for 519 yards and six...but threw a fourth-quarter interception. The loss ended Fresno State's chances to beat out Northern Illinois for a spot in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-11-30/backup-qb-sparks-lsu-fres
Top 25 roundup: Everett Golson-led Irish rout Owls

...routed UC Davis. NO. 15 SOUTHERN CAL 52, FRESNO STATE 13In Los Angeles, Cody Kessler...California ended a trying week with a win over Fresno State in Steve Sarkisian's debut as...downs and 702 yards of total offense to Fresno State's 16 first downs and 315 yards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-30/top-25-roundup-everett-go
Pacers star Paul George hopes to return for 2014-15 season

...personally, because I want to be back."George has thrived in the underdog role, going from mostly overlooked prep recruit to Fresno State star. He was impressive enough in college to catch the attention of Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-15/pacers-star-paul-george-hopes
Trojans' Josh Shaw could "potentially" return this season

...15th-ranked Trojans showed no signs of distraction while they went through a spirited practice for Saturday's season opener against Fresno State.Sarkisian didn't seem concerned that Shaw hadn't given him the true explanation for his injuries."He was unable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-28/trojans-josh-shaw-could-p
Trampoline park to replace Augusta ice rink

...pictures of and post. That's been another big fit for this generation."Lawrence opened his first trampoline sports center in Fresno, Calif., in 2010. The business has expanded to 15 facilities across the country, with nine more in the works. Lawrence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-11/trampoline-
Broncos still trying to fill void in return game after departure of Trindon Holliday

...on NFL rosters right now," Rodgers said.The Broncos were excited about Isaiah Burse, an undrafted free agent burner from Fresno State. He's getting a long look, but he's bobbled way too many balls without defenses even coming down on him.Somewhat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-16/broncos-still-trying-fill-voi
SMU's defense overwhelms Fresno State in Hawaii Bowl

...University staff to put together film of Fresno State for him to study.He hit the Bulldogs...seven sacks, more than twice the most Fresno State had given up in a game all year...Hunt). You know, they beat us," Fresno State coach Tim DeRuyter said. "We tried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-25/smus-defense-overwhelms-f
Donald Taylor

...of Grovetown; daughter: Donna Taylor of Martinez; grandson: Matthew Canipe of Martinez; and brothers: Leonard Taylor of Fresno, CA and Robert Taylor of Mendota, CA. A memorial service will be private. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172051044