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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — UAB President Ray Watts is bringing the football program back six months after deciding to cut three sports because of cost. Watts told The Associated Press that he decided on Monday morning to reverse the earlier decision after meetings with UAB...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — UAB President Ray Watts is bringing the football program back. Watts told The Associated Press that he decided on Monday morning to reverse the earlier decision after meetings with UAB supporters continued through the weekend. He says donors have pledged...
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas State basketball player is charged with punching a police officer in the throat at a medical facility. Police say Anthony Livingston, 22, hit Jonesboro Officer Tyler Wilson on Thursday after Wilson threatened to shoot him with a stun gun...
A new organization of minority coaches on Friday sharply criticized NCAA eligibility standards set to take effect next year for incoming freshmen, saying they will deny too many athletes the opportunity to go to college. The National Association for Coaching Equity and...
A new organization of minority basketball and football coaches is calling for changes in NCAA eligibility standards set to be enforced in 2016. The National Association For Coaching Equity and Development issued a statement to The Associated Press on Friday saying the changes...
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The powerful Southeastern Conference is now the NCAA's richest league. Thanks to the successful debut of the SEC Network, the conference generated an NCAA-record $455.8 million in revenue in 2014-15. The league's revenue was $309.6 million last year. The SEC...
CICERO, Ind. (AP) — A University of Indianapolis basketball player drowned after he fell into an Indiana reservoir without a lifejacket, investigators said Friday. A dive team found the body of 22-year-old senior Dai-Jon Parker around 6 p.m. Thursday at the bottom of Morse...
CICERO, Ind. (AP) — A University of Indianapolis basketball player has drowned after officials say he fell into an Indiana reservoir without a lifejacket. A dive team found the body of 22-year-old senior Dai-Jon Parker around 6 p.m. Thursday at the bottom of Morse Reservoir,...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University in New Jersey has dismissed a football player from the team who was arrested on a robbery charge last weekend in Florida. Coach Kyle Flood announced the dismissal of Darian Dailey in a news release Thursday. The defensive back and...