North Carolina State has added West Virginia transfer Terry Henderson.

The LSU Lady Tigers have added North Texas transfer Alexis Hyder to their squad.

The University of Miami reacted swiftly Tuesday after sexual battery charges were brought against two of its football players, immediately dismissing both from the Hurricanes team and suspending them as students.

University of Illinois trustees are about to consider changes in basketball coach John Groce's contract.

An official says a former Texas Tech baseball player drowned at a lake over the holiday weekend after suffering head and neck trauma when he dove into shallow water at a lake.

Tight ends at the University of Arkansas and Arkansas State have been named to the preseason watch list for the John Mackey Award.

Florida State tight end Nick O'Leary and center Austin Barron are the latest Seminoles to be named to college football preseason awards watch lists.

Some University of Colorado alumni are rolling their eyes at an upcoming "Football 101 for Women" clinic, saying the course plays to gender stereotypes that women don't understand the game.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

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

A federal judge on Monday granted preliminary approval to a landmark deal that would compensate thousands of former NFL players for concussion-related claims.

North Carolina's compliance director reached out to former men's basketball player Rashad McCants last month asking to meet and discuss his allegations of academic misconduct at the school.

Tennessee officials say freshman lineman Charles Mosley has been hospitalized after breaking his tibia in a car wreck.

The University of Arkansas at Monticello has named Michael Cyprien as an assistant basketball coach.

A man facing trial for the stabbing death of a Scottsdale nightclub bouncer has been arrested on weapons and alcohol charges in Mesa.

Kentucky senior defensive end Alvin "Bud" DuPree is on the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award given to the nation's best defensive player.

Louisville wide receiver DeVante Parker, cornerback Charles Gaines and defensive end Lorenzo Mauldin are on preseason watch lists for several national awards.

Arkansas State receiver J.D. McKissic is one of 47 college football players named to the 2014 Paul Hornung Award watch list.

Three Big Sky Conference football players begin the 2014 season on The Sports Network's Walter Payton Award watch list.

Furman has added Duquesne transfer Isaiah Watkins to its men's basketball team.

Texas Tech University officials say an All-American junior college baseball player who later competed for Tech drowned while swimming with family and friends over the holiday weekend.

Three Oklahoma Sooners have been named to the watch list for the Bednarik Award that's presented to the player selected as the college football defensive player of the year.

Indiana coach Tom Crean says the Hoosiers have added to their roster 6-4 guard Nick Zeisloft, who is transferring from Illinois State after earning his degree in finance.

The University of Illinois now says its arena renovation project will force its basketball teams to play somewhere other than the campus for a few games during the 2015-16 season.

Arkansas defensive end Trey Flowers has been named to the watch list for the Bednarik Award that's presented to the player selected as the college football defensive player of the year.

University of Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight has been named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award that is given to the player selected as the top college football player in the country.

The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year.

South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley is turning to softball to help an effort for her INNERSOLE charity.

Arkansas running backs Alex Collins and Jonathan Williams have been named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award, which honors the top college football player in the country.

Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston headlines a group of six Florida State Seminoles named to college football preseason award watch lists.

Lauren Cox scored 20 points and blocked eight shots to help the United States beat Spain 77-75 in the women's under-17 world championship game Sunday.

Lauren Cox had 20 points, 12 rebounds and eight blocks to lead the U.S. women's team to a 77-75 victory over Spain in the gold medal game of the under-17 world championship on Sunday.

Ohio State defensive end Tracy Sprinkle has pleaded not guilty to charges of possession of cocaine and drug paraphernalia, rioting and failure to disperse after a weekend bar fight in Lorain, Ohio.

Longtime University of Arkansas baseball announcer Chuck Barrett is stepping down.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has hired Little Rock native Chris Curry as the new head baseball coach.

Slowly, Ella Ellingson cleared a raised bed of weeds on a recent Saturday morning as nearby Truong Tran and David Agnew worked to fix a hoop house.

Police say University of Alabama running back Kenyan Drake was arrested after he entered a crime scene.

The University of Connecticut is launching a promotion linking the sale of season football tickets to free tickets for members of the military.

New Lyon College football coach Kirk Kelley is rounding out his staff as the school prepares to relaunch its football program.

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.

The son of former Indiana coach Cam Cameron and a linebacker who originally signed with Notre Dame and was attending school there have committed to play for the Hoosiers this fall.

The lawyer for former Lady Vols media director Debby Jennings says discovery of information regarding former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt should be included in his client's lawsuit against the school and athletic director Dave Hart.

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.

TENNIS

TENNIS

Louisiana-Monroe women's basketball coach Jeff Dow has hired Amber Cunningham as an assistant coach.

A prosecutor said Thursday he has dismissed a felony fraud charge against a former North Carolina professor linked to a scandal involving academics and athletics because he has cooperated in the investigation.

An aggravated domestic assault charge against East Tennessee State football signee Shawn Prevo has been dropped.

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.

An investigation by the College of Charleston found men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik likely verbally abused players, using threatening, degrading and profane language in dealing with the team — including using a homophobic slur against one player.

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