The NCAA accused Louisville of four violations stemming from its investigation into allegations that a former basketball staffer hired escorts and strippers for sex parties with recruits and players.
After three months of analyzing, vetting and interviewing possible new members, the Big 12 announced Monday it would not expand following a six-hour meeting with the conference’s university presidents and commissioner Bob Bowlsby.
The Irish are 2-5 heading into an off week, one of the worst starts in 128 seasons of playing football at Notre Dame.
All the league’s men’s basketball coaches and many of the best players gathered for the first Big Ten Media Day held on the East Coast. Even more significant: The conference tournament will take place in Washington from March 8-12.
Briles was fired by the school in May amid a sexual assault scandal involving several former football players. He attended Cleveland’s practice on Wednesday at the request of Jackson, who also had Briles as a guest during training camp and asked him back.
Maryland’s smooth ride under first-year coach DJ Durkin was thrown off the tracks last Saturday with a lopsided defeat at Penn State.
Marissa Janning and Creighton are in an unfamiliar position: favorites to win the Big East Conference.
The Wildcats were the overwhelming choice of the Big East coaches as the preseason No. 1. Xavier, which finished in last season’s final Top Ten , was second followed by Creighton, Georgetown, defending Big East Tournament champion Seton Hall, Butler, Marquette, St. John’s, Providence and DePaul.
No. 25 Navy’s game at East Carolina on Thursday night has been postponed to Nov. 19 because of expected flooding from Hurricane Matthew.
Fear of the damage that powerful Hurricane Matthew may cause prompted two college football postponements Thursday, and had the NFL plotting just-in-case scenarios for games scheduled in Tampa and Miami this weekend.
Here’s a snapshot of just some of what the ACC has at quarterback this season: The Heisman Trophy front-runner, a starter from last season’s national championship game with the goal of getting back to the College Football Playoff, the nation’s current leader in completion percentage, the most prolific sophomore in the country and one of the most highly touted juniors in the game.
Payment-for-autographs issues have plagued the NCAA in recent years, and the University of Louisville is taking a cautious approach with quarterback Lamar Jackson and their football team.