• 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.

  • Fitness Clubs Seek to Broaden Women's Workout Horizons

    by Jason Scott November 2016

    In college recreation centers and gyms across the country, women seem to mostly stick to the cardio equipment, rarely straying into other areas. But fitness clubs springing up on college campus are hoping to broaden women's workout horizons and get them off the elliptical and into other activities.

  • St. John's New AD Goff Has Optimistic Outlook

    by Mark Herrmann November 2016

    St. John's new athletic director Anton Goff arrived on campus Monday with a measure of experience and a wealth of optimism. "We're going to win here, we're going to win the right way," he said.