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US military academy athletes can now delay service, go pro

Nov. 14, 2019 6:33 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper has opened the door for athletes at the nation’s military academies to play professional sports after they graduate, and delay their active-duty service. Esper signed a memo last Friday laying out the new guidelines, which says the athletes must get...

Report: Lack of leadership led to Kansas player’s death

Nov. 14, 2019 5:53 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A scathing report following an independent investigation into the heatstroke death of a 19-year-old football player who collapsed after the first day of conditioning practice at a Kansas community college found “a striking lack of leadership.” Braeden Bradforth, a...

Latest: Lawyer threatens lawsuit after student death report

Nov. 14, 2019 5:19 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on an independent investigation into the heatstroke death of a 19-year-old football player after training at a Kansas community college (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Attorneys for the family of a 19-year-old football player who died of heatstroke after conditioning practice...

No. 17 Cincinnati aims to clinch share of AAC East title

Nov. 14, 2019 5:04 PM EST

No. 17 Cincinnati (8-1, 5-0, No. 17 CFP) at South Florida (4-5, 2-3), Saturday at 7 p.m. EST (CBSSN) Line: Cincinnati by 14. Series record: Cincinnati leads 9-7. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Bearcats are the only AAC team unbeaten in conference play and can clinch at least a share of the East title with a win. The Bulls...

Oklahoma St. RB Hubbard looks to pad rushing lead vs. Kansas

Nov. 14, 2019 5:00 PM EST

Kansas (3-6, 1-5 Big 12) at No. 25 Oklahoma State (6-3, 3-3, No. 22 CFP), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ABC). Line: Oklahoma State by 17. Series record: Oklahoma State leads 38-29-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE Oklahoma State’s Chuba Hubbard, the nation’s leading rusher, could push his way deeper into the Heisman...

No. 22 Texas looks for road win at Iowa State

Nov. 14, 2019 4:55 PM EST

No. 22 Texas (6-3, 4-2 Big 12) vs. Iowa State (5-4, 3-3), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST. Line: Iowa State by 7. Series record: Texas leads 14-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE Texas still has an outside chance at the Big 12 title game, but the Longhorns need to win out and get help from Baylor and Oklahoma. Fourth-year Iowa...

No. 19 Boise State closes out home slate hosting New Mexico

Nov. 14, 2019 4:52 PM EST

New Mexico (2-7, 0-5 MWC) at No. 19 Boise State (8-1, 5-0), Saturday at 10:15 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Boise State by 27 1/2. Series record: Boise State leads 9-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? A week after an overtime escape, Boise State closes out its home schedule with against struggling New Mexico. The Broncos...

No. 18 Memphis looks for 4th straight Saturday at Houston

Nov. 14, 2019 4:46 PM EST

No. 18 Memphis (8-1, 4-1 AAC, No. 18 CFP) at Houston (3-6, 1-4), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Memphis by 10. Series record: Houston leads 15-12. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Tigers look for their fourth straight win as they chase first-place SMU and second-place Navy for the lead in the West Division of the...

Irish, Middies meet as ranked foes for first time since 1978

Nov. 14, 2019 4:38 PM EST

No. 21 Navy (7-1, No. 23 CFP) at No 16 Notre Dame (7-2, No. 16), Saturday at 2:30 p.m. EST (NBC). Line: Notre Dame by 7. Series record: Notre Dame leads 78-13-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? A chance to be warmer over the holidays. Both teams are bowl eligible and the winner could be in the mix for a New Year’s...

No. 15 Badgers carry their West hopes with them to Nebraska

Nov. 14, 2019 4:31 PM EST

No. 15 Wisconsin (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten, No. 14 CFP) at Nebraska (4-5, 2-4), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (BTN) Line: Wisconsin by 14 1/2. Series record: Wisconsin leads 9-4. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Wisconsin is two games behind Minnesota in the West and is going to need help to win the division. The Badgers must beat Nebraska,...