College & University

A woman accused this football star of rape after he stopped replying to her texts

In an era when accusations of sexual misconduct are ending careers every week, a false rape accusation against a high-profile college football player in Oklahoma is an example of a woman attempting to use benefit of the doubt to ruin a man’s life.<p>Rodney Anderson is the starting running back for the …

Crime

10 college stadiums where the scenery’s as good as the football

Sometimes the most memorable part of a football game has nothing to do with the action on the field. College stadiums are often attractions themselves, says ESPN announcer Adam Amin, who has visited hundreds of campuses during his career, and posts the best on Instagram. “There’s so much tradition …

Travel

Illinois wide receiver Dominic Thieman announces transfer plans

Illinois wide receiver Dominic Thieman announced Friday his decision to transfer, becoming the ninth scholarship player to do so since the season ended.<p>Thieman’s departure, which he revealed on social media, leaves the Illini little experience at the position.<p>The sophomore, who signed under former …

College Sports

Arizona State’s weird Herm Edwards deal is already a mess

If Arizona State choosing ex-Jets coach Herm Edwards to lead its program wasn’t weird enough, the details of the partnership were just …

Herm Edwards

Florida State president believes ‘there were other things involved’ in Jimbo Fisher’s bolt to Texas A&M

Texas A&M figuratively threw suitcases full of cash at Jimbo Fisher to bring him to College Station.And while a 10-year, $75-million dollar agreement …

Jimbo Fisher

Report: Louisiana offers head coach job to Arizona State OC Billy Napier

So much for that plan.<p>The odd marriage of Arizona State and long-time but not-in-a-long-time NFL coach <b>Herm Edwards</b> was made even odder by the fact …

College Football

Louisiana school films the moment every senior gets accepted into college - The Washington Post

Now watching<p>2:18<p>Louisiana school films the moment every senior gets accepted into college<p>Now watching<p>1:13<p>California firefighter dies as blaze rages on<p>Now watching<p>12:09<p>How Trump fought the intelligence on Russia and left an election threat unchecked<p>Now watching<p>3:20<p>The DACA recipients interning in …

2 Big Sky Conference QBs transferring to Frontier Conference

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Two Big Sky Conference quarterbacks are transferring to NAIA schools in Montana at the semester break.<p>Former Billings Senior signal caller Nate Dick is transferring from the University of Montana to Rocky Mountain College, which is in his hometown. Dick redshirted his first …

Sports

Miami Hurricanes Recruiting Radar: Official Visit Preview - 12/15

The first of two signing days begins next Wednesday.<p>And, ahead of college football’s first early signing period ever (Dec. 20-22), Miami is bringing …

Miami Hurricanes

Arkansas has huge recruiting weekend ahead with DL Billy Ferrell visiting

<i>Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Arkansas Razorbacks recruiting notebook. In this edition, we discuss the weekend visitors, a top quarterback target</i> …

Arkansas Razorbacks

Who is Ayrton Little? Harvard University Acceptance Video Makes 16-Year-Old Go Viral

The internet was celebrating 16-year-old Ayrton Little this week after the Louisiana high schooler posted a heartwarming video of himself getting …

Education

Oklahoma Sooners fans finish 5th in FanSided Fandom 250 college poll

NORMAN, OK - NOVEMBER 11: Oklahoma Sooners fans cheer during the game against the TCU Horned Frogs at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on …

Oklahoma Sooners

Oregon's dazzling uniforms are perfect for Las Vegas Bowl

College football is headed to a city known for its flair and flashy lights, and Saturday’s Las Vegas Bowl will fit right in.<p>Oregon will take on Boise State for arguably the best bowl game to watch this weekend, and the Ducks announced the awesomely bright uniforms they’ll wear for their last game …

Sports

The Diploma Divide

Higher education increasingly does more to stratify than to dislodge privilege. Congress should examine why.<p>This article is from the archive of our partner<p>When President Lyndon Johnson signed the landmark Higher Education Act in November 1965, the setting he chose spoke as loudly as his words. …

Higher Education

‘Hollywood’ Henderson says his Black College Football Hall induction is his proudest achievement

He wants players to know football shouldn’t be the most important thing in their lives<p>Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson came to the Black College Football …

HBCUs

Iowa Hawkeyes land four-star California QB Spencer Petras

CLOSE<p>Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz has 142 career wins at the school, one shy of tying Hayden Fry. The Hawkeyes play in the Dec. 27 Pinstripe Bowl.<p>The …

Iowa Hawkeyes

Report: ASU to offer defensive coordinator position to Donnie Henderson

Herm Edwards’ first Arizona State coaching staff is still taking shape.<p>Just days after defensive coordinator Phil Bennett decided not to accept …

Herm Edwards

Riot takes its League of Legends knowledge to after-school coding program

Riot Games is bringing its game design experience to something beyond its smash hit multiplayer online battle arena League of Legends. It has partnered with 9 Dots, an organization that focuses on getting kids in Los Angeles interested in computer science.<p>In addition to after-school sessions, 9 …

League of Legends

Tennessee Celebrates 22 December Graduates - University of Tennessee

<b>KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --</b> The University of Tennessee celebrated 22 student-athletes expected to walk during Fall Commencement on Friday with a …

Tennessee Volunteers

Gators, Huskers set for NCAA volleyball championship match

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There is very little these days that can dampen the mood of Florida coach Mary Wise, whose Gators knocked off reigning national champion Stanford in the NCAA volleyball semifinals.<p>Not the daunting challenge of now facing Nebraska, a four-time champion. Or knowing that the …

Sports

'Shocking apathy' to fraternity drinking at Pennsylvania university

<b>A committee probing the Pennsylvania State University's response to drinking in fraternities has issued a blistering report following a student's death.</b><p>A grand jury found on Friday that administrators displayed a "shocking apathy" to dangerous levels of drinking and hazing in university social …

David and Corey Robinson to deliver keynote at Notre Dame Walk the Walk Week luncheon

David Robinson<p>National Basketball Association (NBA) Hall of Famer David Robinson and his son, a Notre Dame graduate and former football player Corey …

NBA All-Star

This college football sibling duo is doing something even Butch Davis has never seen

FIU Panthers coach Butch Davis has made a living at football for more than four decades, and yet he’s never seen never seen anything like this:<p>The …

Sports

Quiet Times at Fraternity Houses as Schools Crack Down on Excesses

After months of waiting, it was finally party night for the brothers of Phi Kappa Psi at the University of Iowa. But this was no “Animal House” gathering; it was held in the ballroom at a Hilton Garden Inn.<p>IDs were checked at the door. Those old enough to drink got plastic bracelets with five pull …

Big Ten

Early Signing Period for the Trojans

One of the most stressful but exciting times in the college football world is the signing of top high school recruits. Being a commit is one thing, …

USC Trojans

NCAA penalizes Northern Colorado basketball program for several infractions

The Northern Colorado men’s basketball program will receive three years of probation, scholarship and recruiting sanctions and the vacation of …

UNC Chapel Hill

College Sports: Baby's Mailbag: A new-look A&M offense, where QB Kellen Mond stands and the validity of Santa Claus | SportsDay

Baby's Mailbag: A new-look A&M offense, where QB Kellen Mond stands and the validity of Santa Claus<p>This Story is About...<p>There's enough going on in …

Texas

Luis Perez is the best in Div. II and never played QB in high school

Those around Texas A&M-Commerce quarterback Luis Perez are usually surprised when he doesn’t excel at anything quickly. That’s why his teammates and …

Mobile Commerce

2018 Bulldog Baseball Opening Night Banquet Tickets Now On Sale - Mississippi State University

<b>STARKVILLE, Miss.</b> – To celebrate the start of another season of Mississippi State baseball, the 2018 Opening Night Banquet will be held on January …

Baseball

CPS basketball player sidelined by transfer woes declared eligible

High school basketball player Malik Onyeali, who had been prevented from competing after transferring from a Catholic school to Chicago Public Schools for financial reasons, has finally been cleared to play, his parents and coach said.<p>Onyeali, an 18-year-old senior, took the floor for Hyde Park …