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February 28, 2013

Blazer football notebook



Cochran, Roberson gelling

After hauling in 33 passes for 378 yards and four touchdowns, it is hard to imagine Quin Roberson needing more time to gel with quarterback Cayden Cochran. But, believe it or not, the two are actually coming closer together this spring. Just ask Cochran.

"Last year we weren't really on the same page as much as I'd liked," Cochran said. "We have been growing a ton this spring."

As for the entire receiving corps, Cochran said the mistakes have been minimal and the group is working well together this spring.

"We have a veteran group," he said. "They are making plays."

Schedule not finalized

While the opponents for Valdosta State's 2013 schedule won't  change, the dates might. The Gulf South Conference has yet to release its master conference schedule — which is expected to be released soon. That master schedule will contain all the games that have been chosen at the GSC-TV Games of the Week. Some notable games that might be selected: Oct. 12 at West Alabama, Oct. 26 vs. North Alabama and Nov. 2 at Delta State.

If chosen as the TV games, the games would be rescheduled for Thursday night.

I will have more on VSU spring practice on Friday, including why the guys say this has been a different but fun spring practice.

— Follow me on Twitter at @Ed_Hooper.

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