- Dayton Denies Hazing Was Part of Football Team Party
by Mark Gokavi andJosh Sweigart January 2017
Numerous University of Dayton football players told UD police that some players had their heads partially shaved and drank alcohol to excess at "Mad Caps" parties they were "encouraged" to attend by other team members.
- Community College to Add Five Sports
by Ron Bush January 2017
Cleveland State Community College has announced the addition of three varsity sports for the 2017-18 school year. All five new teams already have coaches in place.
- Tennessee: AD Search Still in Early Stages
by Patrick Brown January 2017
Amid conflicting reports regarding the timeline and nature of its search for a new athletic director, Tennessee finally broke its silence with an official statement on the process of hiring a replacement for the retiring Dave Hart. And according to the university's statement, obtained Thursday by the Times Free Press, don't expect a hire until next month at the earliest.
- Tennessee Considering Search Firm for New AD
by Rhiannon Potkey January 2017
Once the firm has been selected, Simsen said, UT will provide a general timeline for the search and announce the members of a search committee that has been appointed by new UT Chancellor Beverly Davenport.
- Ole Miss Player Stable After Seizure
by Antonio Morales January 2017
Ole Miss guard Rasheed Brooks is in stable condition and undergoing further testing after he suffered a seizure in the second half of the Rebels' 80-69 victory against Tennessee on Tuesday night.
- Update: Oregon Suspends Coach Over Rhabdo Episode
by Courtney Cameron January 2017
Three football players were hospitalized and several others were left slightly the worse-for-wear following an intensive, post-break strength and conditioning workout at the University of Oregon.
- Opinion: CFP Proves Only Some Teams Able to Win Title
by Paul Woody January 2017
A week after Clemson 's upset victory over Alabama, in one of the most exciting games in college championship football history, we are left with competing theories.
- Arizona AD Byrne Takes Position with Alabama
by Greg Hansen January 2017
Greg Byrne is expected to be replaced by interim director of athletics Erika Barnes, the UA's senior associate athletic director and a former Arizona softball player.
- Bill Could Give State Power Over Athletic Departments
by Jacob Thorpe January 2017
A new bill proposed in the Washington Legislature would give the state Senate the power of the purse over university athletic departments that are consistently insolvent. Michael Baumgartner, a Republican state senator from Spokane, proposes that college athletics budgets that run deficits in three consecutive fiscal years will have to submit their budgets for review and approval by the Senate's Commerce, Labor and Sports committee.
- Football Coaches Push for Rule Changes
by Harry Minium January 2017
The American Football Coaches Association recommended Wednesday that the NCAA approve an early signing period in December, liberalize redshirt rules and allow the 129 Football Bowl Subdivision schools to hire a 10th assistant coach.