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  • heelsforever Apr 11, 2014

    Some choosing to take a story like this to talk smack is just SHAMEFUL.

    Best of luck to Connette and his family. Hope his mother recovers and lives a long happy life.

  • Kristin Byrne Apr 11, 2014
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    The only thing that smells is the smoke pouring out of your ears. His mom has brain cancer. She had a brain tumor removed right before the bowl game in December, and her recovery hasn't been as strong as they thought. God forbid a son want to go somewhere closer to his mom to be around her while she fights what's probably the hardest battle of her life.

    You seriously need to get a life.

  • tmstubbs63 Apr 11, 2014

    Good luck to him and best wishes to his Mom...he is doing the right thing....

  • KT lols at internet tough girls Apr 11, 2014

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    Klassless Kerliner fans out in force here I see.

  • PackFanaticInTheHouse Apr 11, 2014

    Wow

    What a mental midget.

    :)

  • vt94hokies Apr 10, 2014

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    You tell us. I will be waiting tomorrow morning for your esteemed statement.

  • vt94hokies Apr 10, 2014

    Too many weeds that didn't give this young guy some positives in this one. I wish him the very best in all that he can do in his young life. It's still all about being closer to his family members. His mama.

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

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    Still proud...

  • Whistling Dixie Apr 10, 2014

    "Born and bred in Durham"
    How unfortunate.

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

    Not defending anything but a young man doing what is best for his family.

    Again, something you must not have any clue about.

    Born and bred in Durham, by the way...and proud of it!!!

    GO DEVILS!!!

  • Whistling Dixie Apr 10, 2014

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    He's earned being mocked for such a worthless offering.
    Now you're being mocked for defending it.
    Jersey!
    Chuckles!

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

    And he's got religion...

    Whistlingdick, you make it TOO easy.

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

    I might add that Connette has already earned his degree...probably something else that you ain't got.

    Go troll somewhere else...

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

    Is that all you got? Ain't you got a Momma to love?

    Guess not...

  • Whistling Dixie Apr 10, 2014

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    The real loss is the award. It'd baseless and a shame. Have a great day.

  • Wheelman Apr 10, 2014

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    The only thing that smells is your comment. The young man's mother is seriously ill and you question his motives for wanting to be closer to home. Crawl back under that rock and stay there.

  • Dreamchaser Apr 10, 2014

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    It smells like a young man's love for his mother and family. Nothing more and nothing less.

  • Dreamchaser Apr 10, 2014

    Good luck and blessings to you and your mom Connette.

  • Jeanne Gunn Apr 10, 2014
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    Most important is Mrs. Connette's health, and I hope she wins her fight against Cancer. It's commendable that Brandon wants to be closer to his family, and I wish him all the best. Any school will be lucky to have him.

  • 903 Free Paul Frampton 2 Apr 10, 2014

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    but something smells..LOL, sounds like you know something the rest of us don't, please continue, I'm all ears...

  • NCSU pays players Apr 10, 2014

    I am thinking there is more than what is being said here. Anyone can think what they want to, but something smells..

  • DurhamDevil Apr 10, 2014

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    Connette is a winner and you are a loser.

  • mike honcho Apr 10, 2014

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    + 1

  • vt94hokies Apr 10, 2014

    Connette is what we want to see in a student athlete. He's proven this in the classroom at a top notch University where they have Professors teaching, and students earning their grades. With his mom's situation, he made the right decision. He will make some team proud. I wish him the very best, as I do his mom.

  • 903 ways to fail Apr 10, 2014

    Good luck to the kid.

  • KT lols at internet tough girls Apr 10, 2014

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    What a classless act you are.

    Best wishes to Connette and his mother.

  • 903 Free Paul Frampton 2 Apr 10, 2014

    I am so proud of the way Duke and Coach Cut handled this situation. Connette was the model team player and true student athlete that exemplifies everything that Duke stands for and we are lucky we had him for the four years we did. Whichever program he chooses to finish up his career at is a lucky program and I will be pulling for them every Saturday this fall...

  • Objective Scientist Apr 10, 2014

    Although some may, I cannot imagine anyone having a problem with Connette's decision to do this... and it is his decision and that of his famly to make, and no one else. Wish him and his family all the best!

  • Whistling Dixie Apr 10, 2014

    Connette was presented with the Micah Harris Trinity Teammate Award.

    BWAAAAAHHHHHHAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAAAAAA!

  • lec02572 Apr 10, 2014

    Prayers for Nancy Connette and this young man. There are things that are more important han a game.

  • knbrown13 Apr 10, 2014

    As a fan I'm sad to see him go, but completely understand his need for transferring. I wish him the best of luck as well as his family and mother in her fight against cancer!

  • 45HEELSFAN45 Apr 10, 2014

    Good luck to the young man and his future endeavors.

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