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Longtime Cal football staffer Bud Turner dies at age 84

Sep. 4, 2020 10:15 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Bud “Dog” Turner, who worked in various roles for the California football program for a half-century, has died. He was 84. Cal says Turner died Thursday night from heart failure at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. Turner began working at Cal in 1970 working...

Gates leading into Memorial Stadium are padlocked, in Lincoln, Neb., Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020. The Big Ten won't play football this fall because of concerns about COVID-19, becoming the first of college sports' power conferences to yield to the pandemic. The move was announced Tuesday. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

NCAA moves toward free year of eligibility for fall athletes

Aug. 19, 2020 8:27 PM EDT

College athletes who play fall sports, including football, will be given a free year of eligibility no matter how much they compete over the next 10 months if an NCAA recommendation is approved later this week. The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to recommend all athletes whose fall seasons are being...