College Sports Archive

  • College Soccer Stars Transition From Scoring Goals To Stopping Them

    When Florida State and Virginia meet on Sunday, former high-scoring players like the Seminoles' Kristin Grubka and the Cavaliers' Emily Sonnett, who have transitioned to the back line, could hold the key to the game.

    Sep 26 9:22 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • South Carolina to guarantee scholarships

    South Carolina will guarantee four-year scholarships in its "headcount" sports, becoming first SEC school to do so.

    Sep 25 4:18 PM ET

  • Elite junior Jones follows sister to Maryland

    Brenda Frese adds to her outstanding 2016 recruiting class, getting a verbal commitment from in-state star Stephanie Jones, the No. 18 prospect in the Super 60.

    Sep 25 10:39 AM ET | By Dan Olson

  • espnW Soccer Player Of The Week: Illinois' Jannelle Flaws

    After scoring all five goals in wins against Indiana and Purdue to help Illinois match its best-ever start through 10 games, fifth-year senior Jannelle Flaws nabbed our weekly honor.

    Sep 24 11:09 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • NCAA Soccer: 5 Things You Need To Know

    Florida State celebrated an international homecoming week and Cal Poly's Elise Krieghoff put on a five-star scoring display. Meanwhile, Rutgers showed it will be a pain to play in the Big Ten.

    Sep 22 3:42 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Ex-MLBer Kent creates women's scholarship

    Former major league infielder Jeff Kent is giving back to women's athletics at his former school, the University of California.

    Sep 22 10:38 AM ET

  • Elite senior Aliyah Mazyck commits to USC

    A standout from Myers Park (Charlotte, N.C.), Aliyah Mazyck becomes the first Top 100 recruit in Cynthia Cooper-Dyke's 2015 class.

    Sep 19 10:01 PM ET | By Dan Olson

  • MSG honors 40th with Immaculata-Queens tilt

    Madison Square Garden will honor the first women's basketball game played at the arena 40 years ago with a rematch between Queens College and Immaculata as part of the Maggie Dixon Classic on Jan. 4.

    Sep 19 2:24 PM ET

  • Elite junior Boley commits to Notre Dame

    After being named Kentucky's Gatorade Player of the Year as a sophomore, junior forward Erin Boley commits to the Fighting Irish.

    Sep 17 10:15 AM ET | By Dan Olson

  • espnW Soccer Player Of The Week: Texas Tech's Janine Beckie

    After scoring two game-winning goals to keep to keep No. 7 Texas Tech unbeaten, junior forward Janine Beckie nabbed our weekly honor.

    Sep 17 1:19 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Michigan plans facility for its Olympic sports

    The University of Michigan wants to build a $168 million multiuse facility for its Division I Olympic sports teams.

    Sep 16 2:42 PM ET

  • Louisville Welcomes Fifth Top 100 Prospect To 2015 Recruiting Class

    New Jersey's Samantha Fuehring, a 6-3 forward, is the latest elite prospect to join Jeff Walz's stellar class.

    Sep 16 1:31 PM ET

  • Veteran guards Bird, Whalen still drive Team USA

    The U.S. women were far from perfect Monday. But with veteran guards Sue Bird and Lindsay Whalen leading the way -- and Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins seemingly on deck -- Team USA is edging closer to being ready for the world championship.

    Sep 15 | By Graham Hays

  • NCAA Soccer: 5 Things You Need To Know

    Stanford still hasn't allowed a goal, while Virginia continues to roll without its star. Graham Hays details their winning ways in this week's five things you need to know about soccer.

    Sep 15 2:52 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Spanish star Salvadores commits to Duke

    She scored a game-high 40 points in Spain's gold-medal loss to the United States at the FIBA U17 World Championship, and now Angela Salvadores is taking her game to Duke.

    Sep 15 9:21 AM ET

  • Portland Soccer Is One Of A Kind, But Can It Last?

    No other women's soccer program can match the culture at the University of Portland, but the days of the small-conference Pilots competing for national championships may be receding into the past.

    Sep 12 3:01 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Ex-Clemson soccer player files hazing lawsuit

    An ex-Clemson women's soccer player has sued Tigers coach Eddie Radwanski, his assistants and several former teammates for a 2011 hazing ritual in which she says she was blindfolded and ran into a brick wall at the team's playing field.

    Sep 11 2:02 PM ET

  • Boston University names Marrochello as AD

    Boston University on Wednesday named interim AD Drew Marrochello the 13th athletic director in school history.

    Sep 10 4:39 PM ET | By Jack McCluskey

  • Gophers' Kessel (concussion) out for season

    U.S. Olympian Amanda Kessel will not play for the Minnesota Gophers this season due to concussion symptoms that came as a result of injuries she sustained with the U.S. women's national team.

    Sep 10 3:24 PM ET

  • espnW Soccer Player Of The Week: Wisconsin's Kinley McNicoll

    Midfielder Kinley McNicoll's apparently caffeine-fueled scoring binge in the Pacific Northwest helped undefeated Wisconsin establish itself as a Big Ten contender.

    Sep 10 11:56 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Durr, nation's No. 2 prospect, picks Louisville

    Asia Durr, a point guard from Atlanta who has a long history of winning, says everything about Jeff Walz's program and the campus just felt right.

    Sep 9 7:20 PM ET | By Walter Villa

  • Miami president Shalala to step down in 2015

    Miami president Donna Shalala plans to step down in 2015, ending a tenure in which she raised the school's profile while guiding the athletic department through a controversial move to the ACC and a scandal involving a rogue former booster.

    Sep 8 2:04 PM ET

  • NCAA Soccer: 5 Things You Need To Know

    Don't worry about a College Cup hangover for Virginia Tech. The year after the Hokies' breakthrough, they are scoring too many goals and having too much fun for that.

    Sep 8 1:41 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Syracuse suspends soccer player for racial slur

    Syracuse has suspended a women's soccer player for using a homophobic and racial slur.

    Sep 8 11:36 AM ET

  • Texas center has bone surgery in left leg

    Texas center Imani McGee-Stafford had surgery to reinforce the tibia in her left leg, the school announced Saturday.

    Sep 6 5:51 PM ET