- SEC Working to Avoid Future Scheduling Fiascos
by Dayton Daily News November 2016
Florida's visit to LSU this weekend -- for what was supposed to be a Gators home game -- was the result of an acrimonious stalemate last month over what to do about an impending natural disaster.
- Kent State Players Invite Fans on Court for Anthem
by Theresa Cottom November 2016
At Wednesday night's home opener against the Delta Devils, Kent State fans got a glimpse of something they've never seen before at a game: the American flag straight from the basketball court, standing alongside people of all walks of life.
- Sooners Coach Responds to Loss of Defensive Ends
by Courtney Cameron November 2016
On Tuesday, head coach Bob Stoops of Oklahoma University announced that star defensive end Charles Walker has left the team to pursue his NFL ambitions. This news comes hot on the heels of the announcement that fellow defensive end Matt Dimon has also left the team. Both players were starters for the Sooners before suffering injuries on the field.
- WSU Player Has Suspension Lifted After Altercation
by Jacob Thorpe November 2016
Washington State linebacker Logan Tago will return to both classroom and field while the student conduct board reviews his suspension along with other cases affected by the Whitman County Superior Court ruling Wednesday.
- Wake Forest Cries Foul After Alleged Playbook Leak
by Dan Wolken November 2016
Wake Forest football staff members discovered materials left behind by Louisville on Saturday that showed the Cardinals were prepared for plays the Demon Deacons had not run before, raising suspicions of a security breach, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the matter.
- Ex-USC Fullback Practices with Scout Team
by Joey Kaufman November 2016
USC brought former fullback Soma Vainuku to practice Tuesday to work out as the scout team running back. "He was very welcome," Coach Clay Helton said. Vainuku played for the Trojans from 2011-15, before he was signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Texans last spring.
- Tennessee Title IX Lawsuit Costs Top $3M
by Matt Lakin November 2016
The final cost to the University of Tennessee for settling a Title IX sex discrimination lawsuit will top $3.27 million - with more bills coming in, records released this week show.
- Matchups With FCS Teams Offer Benefits for FCS Schools
by Mark Wiedmer November 2016
Have we become so selfish and elitist in the Power Five conferences that we can't reach down to lift up an otherwise major college program from time to time, if not year by year?
- NCAA Sees Rising Graduation Rates for Black Players
by Jason Scott November 2016
The NCAA announced yesterday that African-American men’s basketball student-athletes set a record this year for graduation rates, with 77 percent of Division I players earning a degree within six years.
- Columbia Suspends Wrestling Season to Investigate Group Chat
by Courtney Cameron November 2016
One week after the Harvard men’s soccer team’s “scouting report” was publicized and condemned by university officials, the Columbia University wrestling team finds itself at the hub of a similar scandal. The team has been called out by student journalists who gained access to private messages sent by the team using the app GroupMe which contained a sequence of racist, misogynistic and homophobic slurs.