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Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze said he was surprised by former Rebels offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil's statement he accepted money from a coach while at the school and is trying to stay patient while the university continues its investigation. Freeze said Thursday on an SEC...
GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — In a story May 2 about a fatal motorcycle crash, The Associated Press used the wrong last name of the crash victim on second reference. It's Harris, not Woodruff. A corrected version of the story is below: Troy University football player killed in...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches and medical staff didn't pull him from practice right away after he suffered multiple concussions that led to a permanent brain injury. Former offensive lineman...
The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections. "We always have plans for contingencies that might arise," American Athletic Conference...
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — The Villanova player who hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to win the national championship is sticking around for his senior season. Kris Jenkins and Villanova officials said Tuesday that Jenkins has withdrawn his name from NBA draft consideration. Jenkins...
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — The Villanova player who hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to win the national championship is sticking around for his senior season. Kris Jenkins and Villanova officials said Tuesday that Jenkins has withdrawn his name from NBA draft consideration. Jenkins...
GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — A Troy University football player has died following in a motorcycle crash in Alabama. Gulf Shores Police Sgt. Jonathan Woodruff tells local news outlets that 19-year-old Nathan Harris was driving a motorcycle Saturday morning on U.S. 231. For unknown...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — When he took over the Chicago Bears in 2004 and again this spring when Illinois hired him, Lovie Smith broke new ground that came with his title. In each case, he was the team's first black head coach. His childhood in East Texas prepared him for both jobs...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa has rehired the son-in-law of football coach Kirk Ferentz to a staff position, three years after he departed following questions about nepotism. This time, Tyler Barnes will have more responsibilities and a salary more than twice as big. Iowa...