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The AFL named DAVID COOPER as VP/Media Relations. He had been Assistant Media Relations Dir with the Suns (AFL). ....CLAY MOSER resigned as the CBA's Senior VP/Basketball Operations & Team Services to pursue other business opportunities, effective at the end of the season (CBA). ...Former Brunswick Corp. Chair JACK REICHERT was elected to the Board of Dir of Strike Ten Entertainment (Strike Ten)....JON HENNESSEY has joined Network International as VP/Marketing Services division. He had been with CT-based Capital Management Group (Network Int'l).
SCOTTIE PIPPEN will appear on NBC's "Chicago Sons" on February 12 (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 1/30)....RIDDICK BOWE enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. He reports to boot camp at Parris Island, S.C., on February 10 (N.Y. POST, 1/31). ESPN's Karl Ravech: "Instantly America is a safer place" ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 1/30)....BRETT FAVRE will appear on CBS' "The Late Late Show" with TOM SNYDER for his first post-Super Bowl interview tonight (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 1/31)....Mets co-Owner FRED WILPON, Chair of a WA- based PathoGenesis Corp. drug development company, saw his $14.5M stake in the company jump 20% after a successful Phase III trial of a cystic-fibrosis drug (N.Y. POST, 1/31).