No. 11 Wisconsin demolishes No. 8 Michigan St.

Sep 25, 2016

No. 11 Wisconsin demolishes No. 8 Michigan St.

By the time Alex Hornibrook’s first start was over, there wasn’t much question about whether he could handle one of the toughest road tests in the Big Ten. Hornibrook threw for 195 yards and a touchdown, and 11th-ranked Wisconsin turned its early-season showdown with ...

Longhorns edge Irish in double-OT thriller

Sep 5, 2016

Longhorns edge Irish in double-OT thriller

After two losing seasons and with the pressure of an entire program bearing down, Charlie Strong turned his team over to a freshman quarterback for Texas’ opener, something no Longhorns coach had done in more than 70 years. He even called Shane Buechele’s mom ...

Baylor's Briles out amid sex assault scandal

May 27, 2016

Baylor's Briles out amid sex assault scandal

Baylor University demoted school president Ken Starr and ousted football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints against football players. The board of regents at the largest Baptist university in the United States said ...

China to host first NCAA basketball game

Nov 13, 2015

China to host first NCAA basketball game

Shaka Smart brings his version of “havoc” to China in his coaching debut with Texas against Washington in the first regular-season college basketball game played in that country. They will meet Saturday in Shanghai — Friday night back in the United States — more ...

Nov 7, 2015

Lawsuit challenges NCAA transfer rule

A former Weber State football player who says his scholarship was not renewed following the 2012 season has filed a federal lawsuit against the NCAA alleging it violates antitrust laws by forcing players to sit out a year after transferring schools. The lawsuit filed ...

Miami downs Duke on wild play

Nov 1, 2015

Miami downs Duke on wild play

The Miami players kept chucking the ball back and forth, trying to stay upright, to somehow keep the game going just long enough to make something magical happen. And then it did. Call it a Miami miracle. Even if it’s one that’s going to ...

Jones gets nod as No. 1 Ohio State takes down Va. Tech

Sep 8, 2015

Jones gets nod as No. 1 Ohio State takes down Va. Tech

Cardale Jones was yucking it up on the sideline, mimicking Braxton Miller’s spin move and celebrating an Ohio State touchdown. Jones, the quarterback who seemingly came out of nowhere last December to lead the Buckeyes to the national title, is the man for Ohio ...

Alabama opens season with win over Wisconsin

Sep 7, 2015

Alabama opens season with win over Wisconsin

Derrick Henry ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns and No. 3 Alabama beat No. 20 Wisconsin 35-17 on Saturday night in the opener for both teams. Jake Coker got the starting nod at quarterback for the Crimson Tide, and was 15-of-21 passing for ...

May 16, 2015

NCAA looking at 30-second clock

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee has recommended reducing the shot clock from 35 to 30 seconds among a series of changes aimed at speeding up a game that has reached historic lows in scoring. The NCAA experimented with a 30-second shot clock during ...