Jury hears closing arguments at college hoops fraud trial 2018-10-18T02:52:12Z 2018-10-17T22:28:41Z 2018-10-18T02:52:12Z Lawyers at a trial exploring corruption in big-time college basketball have clashed over the question of whether major programs were harmed by secret cash payments to top recruits.
SEC banking on some veteran stars _ even Kentucky 2018-10-18T00:51:32Z 2018-10-17T22:48:31Z 2018-10-18T00:51:32Z SEC mens's basketball teams banking on some veteran stars _ even Kentucky. Chaka Khan named 2019 Rose Parade grand marshal 2018-10-17T23:58:28Z 2018-10-17T17:29:49Z 2018-10-17T23:58:28Z Chaka Khan has been named grand marshal of the 2019 Rose Parade, which will feature the theme "The Melody of Life." Tournament of Roses President Gerald Freeny announced the selection Wednesday.
AP Top 25 Podcast: Best offensive lines in college football 2018-10-17T23:32:38Z 2018-10-17T18:38:14Z 2018-10-17T23:32:38Z The best offensive lines are greater than the sum of their parts.
Tagovailoa one of 5 Alabama midseason AP All-Americans 2018-10-17T05:21:51Z 2018-10-16T16:15:51Z 2018-10-17T05:21:50Z Tua Tagovailoa and four of his Alabama teammates highlight The Associated Press midseason All-America first team. Louisville player charged with threat to kill girlfriend 2018-10-17T04:15:09Z 2018-10-16T16:35:44Z 2018-10-17T04:15:09Z Louisville football player Kemari Averett charged with putting gun to girlfriend's head.
Injured Bosa leaves Ohio State to prep for pro career 2018-10-17T02:41:28Z 2018-10-16T16:15:43Z 2018-10-17T02:41:26Z Injured defensive end Nick Bosa leaving Ohio State to prep for pro career.
No. 24 Spartans have 'chip' back with No. 6 Michigan looming 2018-10-17T00:19:38Z 2018-10-16T22:46:08Z 2018-10-17T00:19:29Z After upsetting Penn State on the road last weekend, Michigan State feels it has a bit of its identity back _ just in time for the annual clash with rival Michigan. Testimony ends at trial on payments in college basketball 2018-10-16T22:32:59Z 2018-10-16T21:36:07Z 2018-10-16T22:32:59Z A New York City jury is done hearing testimony at a federal trial about secret payments in college basketball.
QB Tagovailoa scare a reminder Alabama's Plan B is good, too 2018-10-16T03:48:10Z 2018-10-15T18:37:33Z 2018-10-16T03:48:09Z Alabama coach Nick Saban expects quarterback Tua Tagovailoa to practice Monday and play in the Tennessee game.
Krzyzewski, Duke reload with another strong freshman class 2018-10-16T03:27:18Z 2018-10-15T21:15:16Z 2018-10-16T03:27:15Z Krzyzewsi, Duke reload with another strong freshman class, national title realistic goal once again.
AP College Football Poll: LSU back to No. 5; Michigan to 6th 2018-10-15T07:28:24Z 2018-10-14T18:24:36Z 2018-10-15T07:27:35Z Top 25 shuffle: No. 1 Alabama now ahead of Ohio State, Clemson, Notre Dame and LSU in top five.
Iowa State throttles No. 6 West Virginia 30-14 2018-10-14T17:47:47Z 2018-10-14T02:54:08Z 2018-10-14T17:47:40Z Freshman Brock Purdy threw for 254 yards and three TDs and Iowa State throttled visiting and sixth-ranked West Virginia 30-14 on Saturday night, handing the Mountaineers their first loss.
No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT 2018-10-14T17:47:26Z 2018-10-13T23:44:53Z 2018-10-14T17:47:26Z C.J. Verdell scored on a 6-yard run in overtime and No. 17 Oregon knocked off No. 7 Washington 30-27.
LSU's Orgeron takes signature win over No. 2 Georgia, 36-16 2018-10-14T17:47:16Z 2018-10-13T23:24:05Z 2018-10-14T17:47:06Z Thirteenth ranked LSU has knocked off No. 2 Georgia 36-16 to capture a signature victory for coach Ed Orgeron.
Tagovailoa, No. 1 Alabama race past Missouri 39-10 2018-10-14T16:26:30Z 2018-10-14T02:44:20Z 2018-10-14T16:26:30Z Tua Tagovailoa passed for 265 yards and three touchdowns before leaving with an injury in No. 1 Alabama's 39-10 victory over Missouri Saturday night.
Lewerke rallies Michigan State over No. 8 Penn State, 21-17 2018-10-14T04:44:31Z 2018-10-13T23:54:04Z 2018-10-14T04:44:31Z Brian Lewerke threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Felton Davis with 19 seconds left to lift Michigan State past No. 8 Penn State 21-17, the second consecutive season that the Spartans used a late score to hand the Nittany Lions a second straight loss.
Book, Boykin bail out No. 5 Notre Dame in 19-14 win vs Pitt 2018-10-14T04:07:13Z 2018-10-13T22:26:43Z 2018-10-14T04:06:47Z Ian Book threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Miles Boykin with 5:43 remaining and No. 5 Notre Dame remained unbeaten, coming from behind and then holding off Pitt 19-14.
Alabama's Tagovailoa hurt in Missouri game 2018-10-14T03:14:23Z 2018-10-14T01:44:12Z 2018-10-14T03:14:23Z Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was being checked out on the sideline after getting hurt on a run.
No. 10 UCF rally for 31-30 comeback victory over Memphis 2018-10-14T02:45:51Z 2018-10-13T23:44:06Z 2018-10-14T02:45:51Z With its No. 10 ranking in jeopardy, UCF used the throwing from Heisman Trophy hopeful McKenzie Milton to rally for a 31-30 victory over Memphis in a rematch of last years' American Athletic Conference championship game.
Thorson, Luckenbaugh lead Northwestern over Nebraska in OT 2018-10-14T02:45:18Z 2018-10-13T22:34:05Z 2018-10-14T02:45:18Z Clayton Thorson threw for a career-high 455 yards and three touchdowns, and Drew Luckenbaugh kicked a 37-yard field goal in overtime to give Northwestern a 34-31 victory over winless Nebraska on Saturday afternoon.
No. 3 Ohio State holds off persistent Minnesota 30-14 2018-10-14T01:45:35Z 2018-10-13T19:56:24Z 2018-10-14T01:45:34Z Dwayne Haskins threw for three touchdowns as No. 3 Ohio State held off Minnesota to win 30-14 on Saturday afternoon.
No. 14 Florida rallies to beat Vanderbilt after near brawl 2018-10-13T23:45:51Z 2018-10-13T20:08:30Z 2018-10-13T23:45:47Z Jordan Scarlett ran 48 yards for the go-ahead touchdown, and No. 14 Florida rallied from an 18-point deficit to beat Vanderbilt 37-27 in a game marred by a near brawl with both head coaches yelling as each team spilled onto the field.
Guarantano leads Tennessee to upset of No. 21 Auburn, 30-24 2018-10-13T23:45:19Z 2018-10-13T20:16:17Z 2018-10-13T23:45:19Z Jarrett Guarantano passed for 328 yards and two touchdowns and Tennessee snapped an 11-game SEC losing streak with a 30-24 victory against No. 21 Auburn on Saturday.
2 Florida players ejected on punt return vs. Vandy 2018-10-13T20:11:25Z 2018-10-13T18:34:01Z 2018-10-13T20:11:25Z Officials eject 2 Florida players after Vanderbilt defender's helmet knocked off on punt return and both coaches yell at each other as their teams spill onto field in near-brawl.
No. 23 USF rallies to beat Tulsa 25-24 to remain unbeaten 2018-10-13T14:05:13Z 2018-10-13T03:13:35Z 2018-10-13T14:05:06Z Coby Weiss made a 22-yard field goal with 2 seconds left and No. 23 South Florida scored 17 points in the final 7:10 to beat Tulsa 25-24.
No. 17 Oregon seeks redemption hosting No. 7 Washington 2018-10-12T19:18:14Z 2018-10-12T18:53:34Z 2018-10-12T19:18:14Z The last time Washington stepped foot in Autzen Stadium, the Huskies dropped 70 points on Oregon and ended a 12-game losing streak to the Ducks. Fixer says he made cash payment in college hoops scheme 2018-10-12T18:55:53Z 2018-10-11T16:47:36Z 2018-10-12T18:55:52Z A government witness at a college basketball corruption trial claims he made a secret $40,000 payment to the inner circle of a North Carolina State recruit. Pitt faces tall task against No. 5 Notre Dame's 'Sequoias' 2018-10-12T11:39:55Z 2018-10-12T06:56:06Z 2018-10-12T11:39:55Z Pitt faces sizeable task against No. 5 Notre Dame's tall receivers and tight ends.
Pac-12 coaches paying close attention to corruption trial 2018-10-11T21:54:58Z 2018-10-11T21:17:19Z 2018-10-11T21:54:58Z Stanford coach Jerod Haase believes that in due time college basketball will get past its recruiting corruption scandal and regain its credibility.
Pac-12 commissioner: Errors made in replay review procedure 2018-10-11T21:26:16Z 2018-10-11T18:37:51Z 2018-10-11T21:26:16Z Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott says the conference is making immediate changes in how video reviews are handled.
Kerr, Wright, McMillan to be US basketball assistant coaches 2018-10-11T21:26:00Z 2018-10-11T13:01:49Z 2018-10-11T21:26:00Z A person with knowledge of the details says Steve Kerr and Jay Wright have been chosen as assistant coaches for the U.S. national basketball team, putting the coaches of the NBA and NCAA championship teams on Gregg Popovich's staff.
Wisconsin receiver pleads not guilty to sexual assault 2018-10-11T19:18:09Z 2018-10-11T14:58:35Z 2018-10-11T19:18:09Z University of Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus has pleaded not guilty to charges alleging that he sexually assaulted two drunken women in his apartment this past spring.
Tex Winter, innovative basketball coach, dead at 96 2018-10-11T18:04:57Z 2018-10-11T03:09:38Z 2018-10-11T18:04:57Z Tex Winter, the innovative "Triangle Offense" pioneer who assisted Phil Jackson on NBA championship teams with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, has died. College basketball fixer describes 'black op' payments 2018-10-11T16:31:50Z 2018-10-10T22:49:33Z 2018-10-11T16:31:50Z A former consultant for Adidas has testified he arranged cash payments to the families of top college basketball prospects in a scheme to steer them to major programs.
Jayhawks begin as questions swirl around sophomore De Sousa 2018-10-10T23:36:24Z 2018-10-10T21:58:58Z 2018-10-10T23:36:24Z Kansas began practice a couple weeks ago amid some questions about Silvio De Sousa, whose name has popped up in the investigation into corruption in college basketball. AP Top 25 Podcast: The wild rise and fall of the USFL 2018-10-10T21:42:27Z 2018-10-10T18:41:44Z 2018-10-10T21:42:27Z The USFL helped change professional football in just three years of existence.
Wisconsin receiver sues university over discipline probe 2018-10-10T21:18:25Z 2018-10-10T19:28:51Z 2018-10-10T21:18:25Z Embattled Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus is suing the university to force an end to a student disciplinary probe paralleling his sexual assault case. George Taliaferro, 1st black drafted by NFL team, dies at 91 2018-10-10T07:26:28Z 2018-10-09T20:30:56Z 2018-10-10T07:26:28Z George Taliaferro, Indiana running back and 1st black player drafted by an NFL team, dies at 91.
Basketball player's father: Louisville assistant gave cash 2018-10-10T05:25:33Z 2018-10-09T17:17:49Z 2018-10-10T05:25:33Z The father of a blue-chip college basketball recruit has testified that an assistant coach at the University of Louisville gave him a secret cash payment of $1,300.
Oklahoma fires defensive coordinator Mike Stoops 2018-10-09T02:29:52Z 2018-10-08T03:40:15Z 2018-10-09T02:29:25Z According to multiple reports, No. 11 Oklahoma is parting ways with defensive coordinator Mike Stoops after the Sooners' struggled to stop Texas in their first loss of the season.
AP Top 25 Heat Check: Too much SEC? 8 is more than enough 2018-10-09T02:02:08Z 2018-10-08T07:27:07Z 2018-10-09T02:01:45Z AP Top 25 Heat Check: Too much SEC? 8 is more than enough in latest college football poll.
AP Top 25: Notre Dame into top 5; Texas top 10; 8 SEC teams 2018-10-08T16:22:05Z 2018-10-07T18:16:40Z 2018-10-08T16:22:05Z Notre Dame moves into top 5, Texas and UCF reach top 10, Southeastern Conference places season-high 8 teams in latest Associated Press college football poll. Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash 2018-10-08T13:09:51Z 2018-10-05T11:38:11Z 2018-10-08T13:09:08Z A toddler in Utah was a little too helpful when he shredded more than $1,000 that his parents were saving. Federal trial pulls back curtain on basketball recruiting 2018-10-08T06:48:51Z 2018-10-07T21:17:08Z 2018-10-08T06:48:28Z The curtain to college basketball's worst-kept secret pulled back even more in a New York federal court last week, revealing a shady world of bagmen, secret payments and bags of cash. Gagliardi, college football's winningest coach, dies at 91 2018-10-08T04:09:33Z 2018-10-07T16:06:54Z 2018-10-08T04:09:30Z John Gagliardi, college football's winningest coach, dies at 91.
Utah beats No. 14 Stanford 40-21 as injured Love sits out 2018-10-07T18:20:57Z 2018-10-07T05:46:14Z 2018-10-07T18:20:41Z Jaylon Johnson returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown and Zack Moss ran for two scores to lead Utah to a 40-21 victory over No. 14 Stanford.
Fitzgerald leads Miss St to 23-9 win over No. 8 Auburn 2018-10-07T18:10:25Z 2018-10-07T03:06:09Z 2018-10-07T18:10:16Z Nick Fitzgerald ran for 195 yards and two touchdowns and Mississippi State's defense had another dominant performance to lead the Bulldogs over No. 8 Auburn 23-9.
Hook 'em: No. 19 Texas beats No. 7 Oklahoma 48-45 on late FG 2018-10-07T17:39:30Z 2018-10-06T20:10:08Z 2018-10-07T17:39:30Z Freshman Cameron Dicker kicked a 40-yard field goal with nine seconds left to give 19th-ranked Texas a 48-45 victory over seventh-ranked Oklahoma.
Williams runs No. 6 Irish past No. 24 Hokies, 45-23 2018-10-07T17:39:17Z 2018-10-07T04:06:14Z 2018-10-07T17:39:11Z Dexter Williams ran for three touchdowns, including a 97-yard run, and No. 6 Notre Dame pulled away from No. 24 Virginia Tech 45-23.
Trickery, defense help No. 22 Florida edge No. 5 LSU 27-19 2018-10-07T17:10:24Z 2018-10-06T23:36:24Z 2018-10-07T17:09:26Z Lamical Perine scored twice on short runs, including one after a trick play in the fourth quarter, and No. 22 Florida beat fifth-ranked LSU 27-19 in another nail-biter in the series.
Comeback for the ages: No. 17 Miami stuns FSU, 28-27 2018-10-07T10:07:28Z 2018-10-06T23:56:24Z 2018-10-07T10:07:28Z No. 17 Miami pulled off its biggest comeback ever against Florida State, rallying from 20 points down to top the Seminoles 28-27.
No. 3 Ohio State pulls away to beat pesky Indiana 49-26 2018-10-07T03:17:51Z 2018-10-07T00:16:23Z 2018-10-07T03:17:36Z Dwayne Haskins Jr. passed for a career-best 455 yards and six touchdowns and No. 3 Ohio State beat Indiana 49-26.
Thorson leads Northwestern past No. 20 Michigan State 29-19 2018-10-07T01:38:00Z 2018-10-06T20:06:05Z 2018-10-07T01:37:52Z Clayton Thorson throws for 373 yards and 3 touchdowns, and Northwestern recovers from another 2nd-half slip, beating No. 20 Michigan State 29-19.
Etienne leads No. 4 Clemson past Wake Forest, 63-3 2018-10-07T00:38:24Z 2018-10-06T23:06:03Z 2018-10-07T00:38:23Z Travis Etienne rushed for 167 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 4 Clemson rushed for 471 yards in a 63-3 rout of Wake Forest on Saturday. Tagovailoa throws 4 TD as No. 1 Alabama beats Arkansas 65-31 2018-10-07T00:29:32Z 2018-10-06T19:46:10Z 2018-10-07T00:29:32Z Tua Tagovailoa passed for 334 yards and four touchdowns as No. 1 Alabama ran its winning streak against Arkansas to 12 straight with a 65-31 win Saturday.
Week 6: A ranked Red River matchup, road test for Irish 2018-10-06T18:56:35Z 2018-10-05T18:25:23Z 2018-10-06T18:56:32Z The first weekend of October features three games matching ranked teams, with an unbeaten team in each game.
Oklahoma and Texas both ranked adds to prefect fair setting 2018-10-06T07:30:59Z 2018-10-05T07:15:05Z 2018-10-06T07:30:59Z No. 7 Oklahoma and No. 19 Texas both being ranked adds to perfect fair setting for Red River rivalry game. Ex-Rice football player charged in opioid death of lineman 2018-10-05T16:56:14Z 2018-10-05T14:55:28Z 2018-10-05T16:56:14Z Prosecutors have charged a former Rice University football player with selling the drugs that a current player fatally overdosed on earlier this year.
Improving Arkansas faces tough task against No. 1 Bama 2018-10-05T16:33:33Z 2018-10-05T07:15:14Z 2018-10-05T16:33:33Z Improving Arkansas faces tough task under Morris against No. 1 Alabama.
Ohio State tries to avoid letdown as schedule gets softer 2018-10-05T14:41:08Z 2018-10-05T14:05:38Z 2018-10-05T14:40:26Z No. 3 Ohio State is staying alert for letdown as the schedule softens in the second half of season. Father testifies on pay for play at college hoops programs 2018-10-05T04:37:45Z 2018-10-04T22:24:52Z 2018-10-05T04:37:41Z The fathers of a top college basketball prospect said his son was offered tens of thousands of dollars to play at major programs.
Oklahoma, Texas both ranked for Big 12 Red River rivalry 2018-10-04T18:20:30Z 2018-10-04T15:34:51Z 2018-10-04T18:20:27Z No. 7 Oklahoma and No. 19 Texas are both ranked for their Big 12 Red River rivalry game for the first time since 2012.
Witness details secret payments in college hoops recruiting 2018-10-04T08:46:08Z 2018-10-03T21:24:08Z 2018-10-04T08:46:08Z A financial adviser has testified at a college basketball corruption trial about a clandestine mission last year to deliver an envelope with $19,400 in cash to the father of a prospect.
AP Top 25 Podcast: Red River back; 'unintended consequences' 2018-10-03T21:38:34Z 2018-10-03T16:08:20Z 2018-10-03T21:37:02Z The Red River Rivalry between Texas and Oklahoma has not been this significant in years.
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