College Sports Archive

  • Survey: Colleges failing on sexual assaults

    A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases.

    Jul 10 11:37 AM ET

  • NCAA president calls for 'scholarships for life'

    NCAA president Mark Emmert told a Senate panel Wednesday that college athletes should receive "scholarships for life."

    Jul 9 9:07 PM ET

  • Cyphers: Federal judge Wilken will decide O'Bannon vs. NCAA case

    She's chief justice of the court that will hear four hard-fought and potentially earth-shaking sports litigation suits this year. And as the judge who will decide Ed O'Bannon vs. NCAA, she herself may decide the fate of college sports.

    Jul 9 11:38 AM ET | By Luke Cyphers

  • Former Duke guard Jones transferring to Baylor

    Alexis Jones is going to Baylor after starting every game she played at Duke the past two seasons.

    Jul 8 7:03 AM ET

  • RIP: Temple softball program officially died today

    Friedell: RIP, Temple softball

    On July 1, the Owls softball program is officially dead. Now two dozen players and coaches must find new life somewhere else.

    Jul 7 1:19 PM ET | By Dan Friedell

  • Texas Tech suspends Battle for role in fight

    Texas Tech guard Amber Battle has been suspended for a month for her involvement in a fight with a football player at the university's recreation center.

    Jul 4 5:33 PM ET

  • Summitt to stay Vols' head coach emeritus

    Pat Summitt will remain the Tennessee women's basketball head coach emeritus next season and can continue holding the position as long as she wants it.

    Jul 4 11:48 AM ET

  • Northwestern files brief to NLRB for appeal

    Northwestern University on Thursday urged the National Labor Relations Board to overturn a regional ruling that would allow its scholarship football players to unionize, holding up the football program as exemplifying the university's integration of athle

    Jul 4 12:50 AM ET

  • Charge dropped against ex-UNC professor

    A prosecutor says he has dismissed a felony fraud charge against a former North Carolina professor linked to a scandal involving academics and athletics.

    Jul 3 8:25 PM ET

  • Boise State to pay $2.3M in AAC settlement

    Boise State has settled a lawsuit with the American Athletic Conference that was first filed a year ago claiming the university owed $5 million in exit fees.

    Jul 3 8:05 PM ET

  • War hero, Olympian of 'Unbroken' fame dies

    An Olympic distance runner and World War II veteran who survived 47 days on a raft in the Pacific after his bomber crashed, then endured two years in Japanese prison camps, has died. Louis Zamperini was 97.

    Jul 3 3:26 PM ET

  • Voepel: How #Chillin4Charity caught fire

    Arizona coach Niya Butts has united the women's college basketball nation with Chillin4Charity, which raises money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.

    Jul 3 | By Mechelle Voepel

  • Gymnast Jacob is top female college athlete

    Alabama's Kim Jacob, who won the all-around title at this year's NCAA women's gymnastics championships, was awarded the Honda Cup as the Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year on Monday.

    Jul 1

  • NCAA reopens investigation of UNC academics

    The NCAA has reopened its investigation into the academic scandal that has rocked North Carolina over the past three years.

    Jun 30 10:08 PM ET | By Andrea Adelson

  • Duke starter Jones to transfer closer to home

    Duke point guard Alexis Jones says she will transfer to be closer to home as she recovers from a knee injury.

    Jun 30 10:02 PM ET

  • Miami: Probe into PEDs found no wrongdoing

    The University of Miami said Monday that an investigation into former strength coach Jimmy Goins found no evidence that he provided performance-enhancing drugs to athletes.

    Jun 30 8:07 PM ET

  • Big 12 unveils modern-looking logo design

    The Big 12 is redesigning its logo, sticking with the same roman numerals for the 10-team conference.

    Jun 30 6:00 PM ET

  • Small Wonders: Catchings' foundation helps kids achieve dreams

    Over the past 10 years, Tamika Catchings has built the Catch The Stars Foundation into a staple among youth outreach programs in Indianapolis.

    Jun 30 10:54 AM ET | By Michelle Smith

  • Small Wonders: Changing the world, one AED at a time

    After tragedy struck her family, Tina Charles decided to start a foundation with the goal of donating 100 automated external defibrillators every year. So far, so much good.

    Jun 30 10:54 AM ET | By Kate Fagan

  • Texas Tech CB punches student, dismissed

    Texas Tech has dismissed cornerback Nigel Bethel II following an incident during an on-campus basketball game on Saturday.

    Jun 29 6:33 PM ET | By Max Olson

  • Indiana unveils student-athlete bill of rights

    Indiana University announced its own student-athlete bill of rights on Friday, a 10-point document that outlines new and current reforms, such as a lifetime degree guarantee and the use of the career placement center after graduation.

    Jun 27 6:29 PM ET | By Josh Moyer

  • Cal names former wrestler as interim AD

    Former California wrestler Michael Williams will take over as interim athletic director while the school seeks a replacement for Sandy Barbour.

    Jun 27 4:16 PM ET

  • UConn star Stewart among Honda Cup finalists

    Connecticut basketball star Breanna Stewart is among 12 finalists for the Honda Cup as the nation's top female college athlete.

    Jun 27 1:28 PM ET

  • Reports: Cal AD Barbour is stepping down

    California athletic director Sandy Barbour will step down from her position effective July 15.

    Jun 27 12:07 AM ET

  • Md. lacrosse player charged with sexual battery

    Police have charged a University of Maryland lacrosse player with sexual battery after a concertgoer reported that she had been assaulted.

    Jun 26 11:25 PM ET