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  • Ex-Kentucky coach Joker Phillips joining Ohio State staff

    Joker Phillips is now at Ohio State (AP).

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  • Texas lands 4th ex-Baylor signee

    Offensive lineman Patrick Hudson has committed to Texas. Hudson is the fourth player who originally signed with Baylor to switch to the Longhorns. Like Hudson, Donovan Duvernay and Urquidez were released from their National Letters of Intent by Baylor because of the school’s decision to fire coach…

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  • Oklahoma CB arrested for assault and battery, public intoxication

    Jordan Thomas was arrested Thursday morning (AP). Oklahoma cornerback Jordan Thomas was arrested Thursday morning on three complaints. Thomas, a projected starter as a junior, is charged with assault and battery, public intoxication and interference.

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  • Florida State celebrates 'state championship' with bowl ring

    Florida State players have received their Peach Bowl rings, not to mark losing that game to Houston but in celebration of winning the mythical Sunshine State title. The Seminoles defeated Miami, Florida and South Florida last season and were presented the rings last week. The rings became a topic…

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  • Study outlines costs if Wichita State relaunches football

    Wichita State could spend $75 million to add FBS football (AP). Wichita State should be prepared to spend a bunch of money if it wants to restart its football program. According to a study from College Sports Solutions commissioned by the school and first reported by CBS Sports, approximately $75…

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  • 79-year-old with cancer gets to go on field at West Virginia

    79-year-old Donna Tucker had one heck of a day at West Virginia’s football facilities Wednesday. Tucker, who has lung cancer, was recently told that the cancer was growing so quickly that she may only have 6-8 weeks to live. A huge West Virginia fan, Tucker had attended games at Milan Puskar…

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  • Former Colts RB Tipton dies in accidental shooting

    ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) -- Zurlon Tipton, a former Indianapolis Colts running back, has died after accidentally shooting himself at a car dealership in suburban Detroit. He was 26.

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  • NCAA implements bowl-selection rule favoring 6-6 teams

    The NCAA has cleared up its bowl-selection process, assuring that no eligible teams with .500 records are passed over for postseason play in favor of more well-known schools with fewer than six wins. The new rule, which was implemented by the NCAA's Division I Council on Wednesday, will be put in…

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  • Accused shooter denied immunity in football player's death

    A judge has denied immunity to a man who tried using Alabama's ''stand your ground'' law to avoid prosecution in the death of an Auburn University football player. Lee County Circuit Court Judge Christopher Hughes issued an order Monday denying 24-year-old Markale Hart immunity from prosecution in…

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  • NCAA wants to question 2 1970s-era Sandusky accusers

    The NCAA wants to question two men who claim they were sexually abused in the 1970s by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. The NCAA says it needs that information to defend itself from a defamation lawsuit filed by the family of Joe Paterno, the team's late head coach. One of…

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  • Tunsil's stepfather says family got assistance to move to Oxford

    Laremy Tunsil missed seven games in 2015 (AP). The stepfather for former Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil alleges people with ties to the school improperly helped fund the family’s move to Oxford, Mississippi. Lindsey Miller made the allegations public in an interview with Sports Illustrated.

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  • Maryland adds New Mexico State WR Teldrick Morgan

    Maryland picked up some help on offense via a graduate transfer. The program announced Tuesday that it has added Teldrick Morgan, a wide receiver from New Mexico State. Morgan is a Hanover, Maryland, native and will be eligible to play in 2016 for the Terps.

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  • Toledo suspends 3, including 2 starters

    Toledo will be without three defensive players for the first two games of the upcoming season. The program confirmed Tuesday that defensive tackle Marquise Moore and linebackers Jaylen Coleman and Anthony Davis will miss the Rockets’ games against Sun Belt champions Arkansas State and FCS Maine…

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  • Ex-TCU QB Trevone Boykin hit with lesser assault charge

    Former TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has been charged with assault. Boykin was arrested Dec. 31 – two days before TCU’s Alamo Bowl matchup against Oregon – for allegedly assaulting a police officer following a fight at a San Antonio bar. Boykin was suspended for the game but has since caught on…

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  • Key FCS conference games not on schedule

    You've no doubt been reading about all the big FCS games in 2016 - conference matchups, intersectional matchups, the potential upsets of FBS opponents. Unfortunately, there also are games you won't see in the FCS - conference matchups, no less. It wasn't that long ago the 2014 national championship…

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  • NCAA mandate puts 5-7 teams last in bowl selection order

    5-7 teams are heading to the back of the bowl selection line. A rule from the NCAA Division I Council Wednesday mandates that all 6-6 teams must be chosen for bowl games before any 5-7 teams are assigned bowls. Three 5-7 teams, decided by Academic Progress Rate and by a number of 5-7 teams choosing…

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