• Iowa DL says he was searched by police with guns drawn while playing Pokemon

    Iowa defensive lineman Faith Ekakitie said he was stopped in a park earlier in the week while he was playing Pokemon Go because he fit the general description of a bank robbery suspect. Ekakitie posted his account of the story to Facebook and thanked the Iowa City Police Department for its…

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  • Iowa State DB Nigel Tribune arrested for OWI

    Iowa State dB Nigel Tribune (34) has started 26 games in three seasons. A starter on Iowa State’s defense was arrested over the weekend. According to the Des Moines Register, defensive back Nigel Tribune was booked for OWI early Sunday morning in Ames.

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  • Crash kills Nebraska punter, former Michigan State punter

    Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash in Wisconsin after working at a kicking clinic, a sheriff's department official said Sunday. LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye was injured in the crash. Waukesha County Sheriff's Lt. Thom Moerman said speed was…

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  • Woman shares her sexual assault story with Baylor players

    A woman who said she was raped by two Oregon State football players and two other men in 1998 shared her story with the Baylor football team Monday. Brenda Tracy's talk with the Bears came two months after a 13-page report said Baylor failed to properly handle accusations of sexual assault,…

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  • Sandusky scandal still casts shadow at Penn State

    Penn State coach James Franklin sees an improved team in Happy Valley - and a program that can't escape the shadow cast by the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Franklin made some pointed comments about negative recruiting against the Nittany Lions, saying there are issues that need to be…

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  • LSU's Colby Delahoussaye doesn't know how he escaped burning car

    LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye (42) was injured in the car crash that killed Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler. Colby Delahoussaye doesn’t know how he escaped the burning car. The impact knocked the LSU kicker unconscious.

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  • Troubled Florida quarterback Treon Harris to transfer

    Florida quarterback Treon Harris has decided to transfer, looking for a fresh start after two tumultuous seasons in Gainesville. The Gators confirmed Monday that Harris has been granted his release from scholarship.

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  • Sun Belt chief envisions stability despite Big 12 expansion

    ''I truly hope that we can focus on 2016, what we know, what we can control, what we can achieve - and not get bogged down in speculation and rumors about conference membership,'' Benson said Monday in his state-of-the-Sun Belt address at the conference's annual preseason football media day.…

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  • Clemson picked to repeat as ACC champions

    Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney, left, and Deshaun Watson, right, smiles as they listen to a question during a news conference at the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Kickoff in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, July 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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  • Florida defensive coordinator Geoff Collins gets $300K raise

    Florida defensive coordinator Geoff Collins has a chance to join elite company in college football this season. Responding to a public records request, the University Athletic Association released details of Collins' new contract along with several of coach Jim McElwain's other assistants.…

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  • ACC gets new look with arrival of 4 new coaches for 2016

    The Atlantic Coast Conference's four new coaches find very different challenges ahead for the 2016 season. Miami's Mark Richt is charged with helping a program leap into the league's upper echelon, while Virginia Tech's Justin Fuente must reverse the slide from annual 10-win seasons to also-ran…

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  • Iowa football player mistaken for robber, held at gunpoint

    A University of Iowa football player says he was playing ''Pokemon Go'' in a public park when he was mistaken for a suspected bank robber, surrounded by police and searched at gunpoint. Faith Ekakitie writes on Facebook that he feared for his life Wednesday in Iowa City.

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  • At Miami, Mark Richt hopes legends can invigorate program

    Mark Richt outstretched his arms, leaned back and fell off the 10-meter diving platform at Miami's aquatics complex as those who were at a recent Hurricanes' recruiting event cheered wildly. For Miami's sake, Richt better have bigger splashes coming. A top priority for Richt since leaving Georgia…

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  • Clemson, QB Watson headline ACC's preseason picks for 2016

    Clemson and quarterback Deshaun Watson are the preseason picks for Atlantic Coast Conference favorite and player of the year. The reigning champion Tigers were picked on 144 of 191 votes released Monday from media members attending last week's league media days. Atlantic Division rival Florida…

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