• Meyer Calls to Help Fund Families' Title Game Travel

    by David Jablonski January 2015

    Urban Meyer, feeling the squeeze from Ezekiel Elliott, said families shouldn't feel the financial squeeze of another trip. If it's up to Urban Meyer, Buckeyes players such as Nik Sarac and Doran Grant will have their families to celebrate with after the title game in Texas.

  • College Football Playoff Exceeding Expectations

    by AB Staff January 2015

    Midway through the first College Football Playoff, one thing really stands out. Why did it take so long for this to happen?

  • National Championship Game Tickets Hit Four Figures

    by Ryan Osborne Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TNS) January 2015

    Unless you planned ahead, you likely won’t have a chance to buy tickets to the college football national championship game at the $450 face value.

  • State Rep. Correct: Most Colleges Lose Money on Sports

    by NANCY December 2014

    At the end of his 24-year congressional career, Rep. Jim Moran Jr. is returning to his athletic roots. Moran, D-8th, is the son and namesake of Jim Moran Sr., who played professional football with the Boston Redskins in the mid-1930s.

  • Meet Ray Watts, the Most Unpopular Man in Birmingham

    by Las Vegas Sun December 2014

    The most unpopular man in Birmingham, Ala., these days is Dr. Ray Watts, the president of the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

  • Lady Vols Alums to Rally Against Name Change

    by Dan Fleser December 2014

    Mollie DeLozier swam at the University of Tennessee in 1973, when she said the team’s yearly operating budget was $1,700.

  • In Today's College Football, No Such Thing as Cheap Win

    by Steve Berkowitz, USA TODAY Sports December 2014

    Renowned for its spending on football facilities, the University of Oregon has been one of the nation's least-extravagant schools this season when it comes to basic coaching cost per victory. Not bad for a team in the College Football Playoff.

  • Charleston Sports Facility to House Innovation Center


    The University of Charleston announced Wednesday plans to begin construction on a long-awaited sports facility estimated to cost $15.5 million.

  • List of Colleges with Wrestling Programs Dwindling

    by Steve Christilaw December 2014

    High school wrestling is strong and vital - with girls wrestling catching on and growing across the state. It's at the next level or two where the sport has gone off the rails.

  • Harbaugh to Become Highest Paid College Coach?

    by news wire service reports December 2014

    Michigan is apparently making a serious run at San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh to fill its open coaching position, reportedly offering Harbaugh $8 million per year to coach the Wolverines.