Stories tagged: college football
MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017, 8:56 P.M.
Deshaun Watson plans to fully participate in NFL combine
Deshaun Watson is trying to approach everything leading up to the NFL draft as having fun and enjoying the process while preparing for another once-in-a-lifetime moment.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 11:47 P.M.
Idaho punter/placekicker Austin Rehkow invited to NFL combine
Idaho punter and placekicker Austin Rehkow was among 330 prospects invited to the NFL Combine March 1-4 in Indianapolis.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 11:46 P.M.
Washington State receiver Kaleb Fossum will transfer to Nevada
Kaleb Fossum announced he will transfer to Nevada for “financial reasons.” He made an announcement on Twitter, thanking the WSU staff for supporting him through the transfer.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 5:41 P.M.
Michigan State suspends 3 football players in sex assault probe
Three Michigan State University football players are suspended from team activities and removed from on-campus housing as part of a sexual assault investigation. The school says in a release Thursday …
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 5:42 P.M.
Baylor assistant fired; charged with soliciting prostitute
Baylor University has fired a newly hired assistant strength and conditioning coach after he was arrested and charged with soliciting a prostitute. The athletic department statement says Brandon Washington was …
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 5:37 P.M.
Army suspends coach for 2 weeks in WakeyLeaks case
Army has suspended defensive coordinator Jay Bateman for two weeks for mishandling information about the Wake Forest football program. West Point also fined Bateman $25,000 for his role in the …
FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 7:43 P.M.
Baylor rocked by wave after wave of ugly allegations
The allegations against Baylor, its football program and former coach Art Briles, get uglier with each new lawsuit and legal filing. Among the most recent: More than 50 acts of …
FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 7:26 P.M.
Minnesota players get mixed results from university panel
The University of Minnesota panel that heard the case of alleged involvement by 10 football players in a sexual assault on campus has upheld recommended punishment for five of them …
THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017, 6:17 P.M.
Oregon WR Jalen Brown transferring to Northwestern
Oregon receiver Jalen Brown is transferring to Northwestern. Brown caught 26 passes for 407 yards and four touchdowns in two seasons at Oregon after redshirting in 2014.
THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017, 5:57 P.M.
Attorneys: Art Briles drops libel suit against Baylor officials
Attorneys say Art Briles has dropped a defamation lawsuit that accused four university officials of making false statements against the former football coach. Briles in December sued three Baylor regents …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017, 4:05 P.M.
Former Eastern Washington quarterback Reilly Hennessey ready for ‘fresh challenge’ at CWU
Reilly Hennessey just wants to play some more football.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:16 P.M.
Washington State overcomes late chaos to sign impressive class
In recent years college football recruits have committed to programs earlier, only to change their minds at least once before signing their letters of intent. That trend might have even …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:15 P.M.
Ben Moos, son of Washington State A.D. Bill Moos, signs with California
Ben Moos, son of Washington State athletic director Bill Moos, signed to play football at Cal on Wednesday.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:14 P.M.
Idaho Vandals fill pressing needs on signing day
The Idaho football program addressed several pressing needs and signed a couple of players with familiar last names to start National Signing Day.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:13 P.M.
Eastern Washington signs 19 to letters of intent
Despite losing half its staff in the offseason, Eastern Washington didn’t miss a beat during recruiting.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 8:55 P.M.
Judge sets March trial for 3 Penn State ex-administrators
Three former Penn State administrators are headed for trial next month on criminal charges related to how they handled the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. A Pennsylvania judge on Wednesday …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 8:54 P.M.
Ex-head of football operations at Baylor sues university
The former director of football operations at Baylor University has filed a lawsuit arguing he was unfairly named as contributing to the school’s mishandling of student sexual assault complaints. Colin …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 7:24 P.M.
Alabama continues its reign atop team recruiting standings
Alabama came up just short in its bid for a second straight national title on the field, but the Crimson Tide’s dominance on the recruiting trail remains as strong as …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 7:04 P.M.
Washington QB Jake Browning expected to be ready for spring after minor surgery
Washington quarterback Jake Browning is expected to be ready for the start of spring practices after undergoing minor surgery on his right shoulder last month. Washington coach Chris Petersen said …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 7:02 P.M.
Pac-12 football recruiting team capsules
From Arizona to Washington State, a rundown of Pac-12 football recruiting.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 4:19 P.M.
QB Reilly Hennessey transfers from Eastern Washington to CWU
Eastern Washington quarterback Reilly Hennessey has transferred to Division II Central Washington, the school announced Wednesday.
TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2017, 9:54 P.M.
Some Baylor assistants finding jobs and mixed reactions
Former Baylor coach Art Briles conceded months ago that the sexual assault scandal that led to his firing likely ended his career. That’s not the case for some of his …
SATURDAY, JAN. 28, 2017, 5:44 P.M.
Webb, Reynolds have strong connection for South in Senior Bowl win
California Golden Bears quarterback Davis Webb led the South to a 16-15 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl.
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 10:59 P.M.
After new rape lawsuit, Baylor says made ‘great progress’
Baylor says in response to a new lawsuit alleging rapes by football players that the Baptist University has made “great progress” in strengthening protections for women on campus. But the …
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 10:18 P.M.
Suspended Minnesota players get their turn in hearings
The 10 Minnesota football players suspended after an alleged sexual assault presented their sides of the case on Friday in the final day of hearings in front of a panel …
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 10:17 P.M.
Senior Bowl QBs hoping to follow footsteps of Dak Prescott
The Senior Bowl quarterbacks would gladly become this year’s version of Dak Prescott, except perhaps with a shorter wait in the NFL draft. Prescott impressed at last year’s Senior Bowl, …
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 10:15 P.M.
UNLV agrees to 3-year extension with Tony Sanchez through 2021
UNLV and football coach Tony Sanchez have agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2021 season. Terms of the deal announced Friday are still being finalized by the university.
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 10:13 P.M.
Colorado assistant football coach out amid assault allegations
Colorado assistant football coach Joe Tumpkin has resigned at the athletic department’s request after his former girlfriend said he repeatedly physically assaulted her. His resignation is effective Jan. 31 and …
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017, 8:55 P.M.
Recruiting reforms could bring end to signing day circus
The first Wednesday of February in college football has become a celebration of hat-picking suspense and hopeful speculation. Schools use national signing day to excite their fans, market the program …
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017
Gil LeBreton: Football signing day: Still crazy after all these years
As the story goes, college booster groups would fly in this so-called “recruiting guru” every year to give his assessment of the school’s incoming football recruits.