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UConn head coach Geno Auriemma is interviewed during the American Athletic Conference women's NCAA college basketball media day, in New York,  Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

UConn women unanimous preseason No. 1; Terps 10th

- Associated Press

Connecticut received all 35 votes Thursday marking the 10th time that the Huskies are the top team in the preseason. Six of those years UConn went on to win the national championship.

FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee in Athens, Ga. No. 9 Georgia continues to await word from the NCAA on the status of star tailback Todd Gurley for Saturday's game against Florida. Georgia has asked for the reinstatement of Gurley, who has acknowledged mistakes and has been suspended the last two games for an alleged violation of NCAA rules. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Todd Gurley must sit two more games, NCAA rules

- Associated Press

Georgia applied for Gurley’s reinstatement after he missed the last two games while the school investigated allegations of improper benefits. But the NCAA said that Gurley must serve a four-game suspension, or 30 percent of the season, for accepting cash from multiple individuals.

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott, center, runs for a first down during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

College Football Playoff Rankings: Mississippi State leads race for final four

- Associated Press

The list released Tuesday evening will have no bearing on the makeup of the final four teams set for the national semifinals at the end of the season, but as far as those four teams are concerned, it’s better to be in than out even at this early stage.

Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds, left, runs into the end zone for a touchdown past San Jose State linebacker Vince Buhagiar (36) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Annapolis, Md., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Reynolds carries Navy past San Jose St 41-31

- Associated Press

After falling behind 3-0, the Midshipmen peeled off five touchdowns and two field goals over their next six possessions. Navy used a 24-point second quarter to go up 24-17 at halftime, then took control in the third quarter with a 98-yard drive that ended with a touchdown and a 31-17 lead.

Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters (15) looks for a receiver during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

No. 11 Kansas State pitches 23-0 shutout of Texas

- Associated Press

No. 11 Kansas State’s rapidly improving defense led the first shutout of Texas in more than a decade in a 23-0 victory Saturday that kept the Wildcats unbeaten in Big 12 play.

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon (25) scores a touchdown against Maryland defensive back Anthony Nixon, left, and Cole Farrand (47) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

Wisconsin routs Maryland 52-7; Gordon with 3 TDs

- Associated Press

Melvin Gordon rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns, and Wisconsin’s restocked defense stifled mistake-prone Maryland for a 52-7 win on Saturday.

**FILE** McDonald's East All-American Melo Trimble, of Upper Marlboro, Md., competes in the three-point shootout during the McDonald's All-American Jam Fest at the University of Chicago in Chicago, on Monday, March 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Melo Trimble brings playmaking, personality to Terps

- The Washington Times

In Trimble, a highly touted recruit out of nearby Bishop O’Connell High School, coach Mark Turgeon knew the Terrapins would be adding an adept passer, creative finisher and spot-up shooter. What he didn’t expect was Trimble’s unique character off the court.

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2013, file photo, Georgia running back Todd Gurley is shown in an NCAA college football game against South Carolina in Athens, Ga. Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules, the school announced Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Georgia applies for Todd Gurley reinstatement with NCAA

- Associated Press

Gurley has been suspended for the last two games while Georgia investigated allegations he broke NCAA rules by receiving improper benefits. Coach Mark Richt has confirmed the allegations involved autographs.

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FILE - In this March 13, 2014, file photo, Kansas State guard Marcus Foster (2) shoots over Iowa State forward Georges Niang during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo. Marcus Foster and Thomas Gipson shouldn't have to shoulder nearly the load for Kansas State this season. Three newcomers with Division I experience should provide coach Bruce Weber the most depth he's had in three seasons leading the Wildcats. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

Coaches turning to secret scrimmages to tune up

- Associated Press

With the start of the college basketball grind still several weeks away, Kansas State and Nebraska took the floor for the first time this season in a quiet gym far removed from either campus - a secret scrimmage.

ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, NOV. 1-2 - FILE - In this April 8, 2013, file photo, Louisville players and head coach Rick Pitino, center, celebrate after defeating Michigan 82-76 at the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game in Atlanta. The Atlantic Coast Conference had an impressive enough roster of Naismith Hall of Fame coaches before expansion with Duke's Mike Krzyzewski and North Carolina's Roy Williams. Then it added Syracuse's Jim Boeheim last year, and now is bringing in Louisville's Rick Pitino. It's a group with nine NCAA championships combined and now they're going to be fighting each other for an ACC title. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

4 Hall of Fame coaches now battling for ACC title

- Associated Press

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim once hired Louisville's Rick Pitino as an assistant, coached against North Carolina's Roy Williams in a national championship game and served as an assistant to Duke's Mike Krzyzewski for two gold medal-winning Olympic teams.

FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, Kentucky head coach John Calipari speaks to reporters during the team's NCAA college basketball media day in Lexington, Ky. The surprising returns of several starters from last year's NCAA runners-up has given Kentucky a 12-deep roster and created expectations of winning the national title. (AP Photo/James Crisp, File)

A guide to the 2014-15 college hoops season

- Associated Press

Last season's NCAA Tournament was one for the ages, filled with massive upsets and brilliant performances, capped by an unexpected champion taking down a powerhouse.

Buckeyes' Chelsea Mitchell out for season

Associated Press

Ohio State freshman forward Chelsea Mitchell is expected to miss the 2014-15 season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in her knee during practice last week.

FILE - In this March 27, 2014, file photo, Arizona forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) shoots over San Diego State forward Winston Shepard (13) during the first half in a regional semifinal of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Anaheim, Calif. Arizona lost two key contributors from that team: Guard and leader Nick Johnson, and athletic freshman forward Aaron Gordon. And yet, the Wildcats are considered on the short list of favorites to win this season's national title. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Kentucky earns No. 1 nod in AP preseason poll

- Associated Press

The story seems to be the same every season at Kentucky: Lose star players to the NBA, replace them with another group of one-and-doners, compete for a national championship.

Frankamp decides to transfer from No. 5 Kansas

- Associated Press

Conner Frankamp and Kansas seemed like the perfect match, the high-scoring guard and one of the state's top recruits playing for the school that he grew up watching.

Hinkle Fieldhouse keeps charm after renovation

- Associated Press

Butler's Roosevelt Jones looked up at the new video board after practice at Hinkle Fieldhouse and said what a lot of other people will be thinking on Saturday night.

Conduct of 'do-gooder' at heart of UNC scandal

- Associated Press

The University of North Carolina has tried for years to remove the stain of an academic scandal that began with an office administrator setting up sham classes to help struggling students - only to see things get worse.

Tennessee's Diamond DeShields, left, and Jordan Reynolds pose during college basketball media day, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/The Knoxville News Sentinel, Saul Young)

Lady Vols' DeShields discusses transfer from UNC

- Associated Press

Tennessee guard Diamond DeShields says she played much of her freshman season at North Carolina knowing there was a good chance she'd transfer afterward.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel, left, shakes hands with interim athletic director Jim Hackett after a news conference in Ann Arbor, Mich., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Hackett, a former Steelcase CEO will replace Dave Brandon who resigned. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigns

- Associated Press

Dave Brandon took over Michigan's athletic department four years ago with so many of the right qualifications: success as a businessman, experience as a university regent - and he'd played football for Bo Schembechler, too.