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UConn, Lady Vols to renew rivalry in 2019-20, 2020-21

Aug. 14, 2018 3:34 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Connecticut and Tennessee plan to face each other in women's basketball during the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons, renewing a rivalry that has been dormant since 2007. UConn will host Tennessee during the 2019-20 season, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Pat Summitt...

Meyer probe costs $500K but still about what Ohio St wants

Aug. 14, 2018 3:26 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Urban Meyer investigation is costing Ohio State $500,000, but whether the superstar football coach keeps his job still comes down to whether the university wants to stick with him based on how he's already been tainted by the scandal. Meyer is on paid leave while Ohio State pays...

Maryland parts ways with assistant coach after player death

Aug. 14, 2018 3:10 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland has parted ways with its strength and conditioning coach and has acknowledged that "mistakes were made" in the treatment of offensive lineman Jordan McNair, who collapsed on the practice field and subsequently died. Athletic director Damon Evans said Tuesday that Rick...

Wisconsin gives West hope of challenging B10 East dominance

Aug. 14, 2018 2:46 PM EDT

The Big Ten West might not be best, but it is getting closer to challenging the East Division's conference dominance. Wisconsin returns the entire offensive line and a 1,900-yard rusher from its record-setting 13-win team, and some see the Badgers as a contender for the College Football Playoff. Iowa has the...

Clemson aims for 4th straight ACC title in dominating run

Aug. 14, 2018 2:04 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney isn't changing how the Tigers approach each season — and there's no reason he should. The repetition is working. His program is the unquestioned Atlantic Coast Conference favorite again and has become a perennial national power. Everyone else in the...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL '18: 6 players starring for losing teams

Aug. 14, 2018 2:08 AM EDT

Football being, in many ways, the ultimate team game can make it difficult for good players to shine when the players around them are ... not so good. Stars toiling on losing teams rarely get much recognition. They almost never win the big awards or get selected to the All-America teams. Time to give some love to...

Harbaugh doesn't expect Michigan players to be suspended

Aug. 13, 2018 10:06 PM EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says he doesn't expect any of his players to be suspended for selling shoes. Harbaugh told reporters Monday night all team issued-shoes of current players have been accounted for by the school. Harbaugh says many former players and some former assistant...

Colorado State football coach Mike Bobo hospitalized

Aug. 13, 2018 6:07 PM EDT

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State football coach Mike Bobo has been hospitalized to undergo a medical evaluation after experiencing numbness in his feet. Bobo said in a statement Monday that he's "very encouraged by the test results to this point and hope to have some answers soon." But he gave no...

Former BYU LB Francis Bernard cleared to play for Utah

Aug. 13, 2018 5:05 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Francis Bernard is getting a second chance to continue his football career. The former BYU linebacker was cleared to join Utah and start practicing with the team Monday. The junior will have two seasons of eligibility remaining and is eligible to play with the Utes this season....

The Latest: Ex of fired Ohio St coach talks to investigators

Aug. 13, 2018 4:49 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio State's investigation into coach Urban Meyer's handling of domestic abuse allegations against a former assistant (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The ex-wife of fired Ohio State assistant coach Zach Smith has talked to university investigators about domestic abuse...