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Tulsa athletic director Rick Dickson announces retirement

Apr. 19, 2024 18:37 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa athletic director Rick Dickson announced his retirement Friday. Dickson, a Tulsa native who previously served as athletic director at the school from 1990-94, returned to his alma mater in September 2020 on an interim basis to help the department through...

Texas spring signals time for Ewers to slow down and enjoy football in 2024 before NFL draft

Apr. 19, 2024 15:58 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas quarterback Quinn Ewers figured his football career had always been in such a rush that it was time to slow down. Enjoy the spring. Enjoy the 2024 season, and Texas' move into the Southeastern Conference. The NFL, which is still his goal and dream, can...

Sign of the times: NCAA approves coach-to-player helmet communication for 2024 football season

Apr. 19, 2024 14:43 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — College football is ready to put the signs away. Following a sign-stealing scandal that rocked the sport and hung over Michigan's championship run in 2023, the NCAA's football oversight committee approved Friday the use of coach-to-player helmet communications...

Arizona State hit with NCAA sanctions for improper football recruiting visits during pandemic

Apr. 19, 2024 13:23 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State and four former members of its football coaching staff have reached an agreement with the NCAA on penalties for impermissible in-person contact with recruits during the COVID-10 dead period. Two others are contesting portions of their respective...

FedEx pledges $25 million over 5 years in NIL program for University of Memphis athletes

Apr. 19, 2024 10:58 AM EDT

MEMPHIS (AP) — FedEx on Friday pledged $25 million over the next five years to be used in sponsorship deals with University of Memphis athletes, a huge boost for the school's name, image and likeness compensation efforts. The Memphis-based shipping giant said the program will...

First-year Michigan coach Sherrone Moore might display some of his QB options in spring game

Apr. 19, 2024 05:21 AM EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Sherrone Moore will have a lot of big decisions to make in his first season as Michigan's coach, leading the defending national champions after Jim Harbaugh bolted to coach the Los Angeles Chargers. Who he chooses to start at quarterback will be a closely...

Michigan State's new coach Jonathan Smith and QB Aidan Chiles know each other well from Oregon State

Apr. 19, 2024 05:11 AM EDT

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State is breaking in a new football coach and quarterback this year. The Spartans may benefit from how familiar the pivotal people in the program are with each other because they both were at Oregon State last season. Jonathan...

Proposal would assure schools that go all in to help NCAA investigations avoid postseason ban

Apr. 18, 2024 23:06 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Schools facing NCAA infractions cases could ensure they avoid postseason bans if they show “exemplary cooperation” with investigators under a proposal before the NCAA Division I Council. The NCAA announced Thursday the proposal would define “exemplary...

University of Missouri plans $250 million renovation of Memorial Stadium

Apr. 18, 2024 22:35 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri is planning a $250 million renovation of Memorial Stadium. The Memorial Stadium Improvements Project, expected to be completed by the 2026 season, will further enclose the north end of the stadium and add a variety of new premium...

Arizona State starting quarterback Jaden Rashada enters transfer portal after just one season

Apr. 18, 2024 22:25 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State starting quarterback Jaden Rashada is entering the transfer portal. Rashada announced his decision on the social plaform X on Thursday, thanking coach Kenny Dillingham and his staff. “A special thank you to coach Dilly!” Rashada...