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On College Football: Who would make 15-team super league?

Apr. 20, 2021 01:42 AM EDT

Long before the Big Ten had 14 teams and the Pac-8 had grown to the Pac-12, there were folks in college sports tossing around the idea of a national football conference. Back in the 1950s, Pittsburgh athletic director Tom Hamilton proposed Southern California, UCLA,...

Rozier, Hornets snap 4-game skid, beat Blazers 109-101

Apr. 18, 2021 22:33 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Terry Rozier told coach James Borrego before Sunday night's game that the Charlotte Hornets needed a win over Portland, and that he was available to play extra minutes, if needed. Rozier broke loose 34 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds in 39...

QB Uiagalelei in charge of Clemson with Lawrence gone

Apr. 03, 2021 17:16 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — D.J. Uiagalelei took charge of Clemson's offense Saturday as the Tigers closed spring practice with the Orange and White game. It was the first spring in several years that Clemson was without its two main offensive playmakers, quarterback Trevor...

Syracuse's Buddy Boeheim surging into NCAA Tournament

Mar. 19, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

Syracuse guard Buddy Boeheim has been waiting to make amends for his only previous appearance in the NCAA Tournament. Boeheim, the son of Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, was on the court for 39 minutes of Syracuse’s first-round matchup with Baylor two years ago. He watched...

Jags tag LT Robinson, charge him with protecting QB Lawrence

Mar. 09, 2021 14:43 PM EST

The Jacksonville Jaguars used their franchise tag on left tackle Cam Robinson, preventing him from hitting free agency and making him the blindside protector for presumptive No. 1 draft pick Trevor Lawrence. The team made it official Tuesday, about two hours after coach...

Clemson's Tony Elliott back from COVID, Tennessee wooing

Mar. 04, 2021 15:53 PM EST

Clemson offensive coordinator Tony Elliott is grateful the stress of December and January is behind him and he's once more doing a job he loves. The Tigers imaginative play-caller was out with COVID-19 for the team's 49-28 Sugar Bowl loss to Ohio State in the national...

Clemson all-ACC cornerback Kendrick no longer with Tigers

Mar. 04, 2021 08:09 AM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson starting cornerback Derion Kendrick is no longer part of the Tigers' program. A team spokesman confirmed Kendrick's status on Sunday. Kendrick, a 6-foot, 190-pound senior from Rock Hill, South Carolina, was a highly...

Clemson, Swinney face major offensive changes this spring

Feb. 24, 2021 19:29 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Don't tell Clemson coach Dabo Swinney he has anything to worry about without offensive stars and team leaders in quarterback Trevor Lawrence and tailback Travis Etienne on the Tigers. “There's nobody that's left our program that we can't go into...