AJ Derby wanted to give the quarterback position every chance he could.

Tennessee football coach Butch Jones doesn't hesitate to point out his biggest concern heading into his second season.

NCAA President Mark Emmert believes college sports can address the concerns of union organizers without changing the entire model.

Now more than ever, the key to success in the Southeastern Conference is pitching.

The Rogers State University men's basketball team has announced the Most Valuable Player of this year's Class 4A Oklahoma State Tournament will join the program.

TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop.

Arnaud William Adala Moto is transferring from Wake Forest.

Louisville has hired Kenny Johnson as a Cardinals assistant coach.

TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop in Fort Worth.

The NCAA says it is placing a Wisconsin college on probation for one year after determining its head football coach arranged scholarships for players in violation of the organization's rules.

K.J. McDaniels wanted to play in the NBA from the time he first picked up a basketball. Now, the Clemson forward says he's ready to turn that dream into reality.

Kentucky sophomore forward Alex Poythress has announced that he will return for another season with the Wildcats.

Two former college football players who went to high school together were charged with beating up a homeless man.

With one Joe Paterno statue in storage, fans of the late Penn State football coach are commissioning a new one to be placed across from the university.

Louisiana Tech quarterback Scotty Young has elected to forego his final year of eligibility and end his collegiate football career after obtaining his degree from Louisiana Tech University this summer.

Brookings Blizzard head coach Cory Laylin has accepted the head coaching position at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn.

Boston University women's basketball coach Kelly Greenberg resigned Wednesday about a month after several former players complained that she was so verbally and emotionally abusive that she drove them off the team.

The NHL's Edmonton Oilers have signed University of North Dakota senior defenseman Dillon Simpson to a three-year entry level contract.

The Sioux Falls economy received an $8.5 million boost from the recent Summit League men's and women's basketball tournaments.

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Jacoby Ellsbury and a couple of miscues were too much for the Boston Red Sox.

Jacoby Ellsbury wasted little time reminding the Red Sox how he used to help them win.

Tennessee running back Alden Hill has decided to transfer to another school.

Wide receiver Nico Brown is leaving the Wyoming Cowboys for personal reasons.

A Tulane University wide receiver has been arrested, accused of raping a high-school student while she was passed out in his roommate's bed in a campus dormitory.

The NFL says 30 top prospects, including Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, will attend the draft next month in New York.

Two-time gymnastics national champion Katherine Grable from the University of Arkansas is among the finalists for the gymnastics' Honda Award.

Baylor sophomore center Isaiah Austin has decided to forgo the remainder of his collegiate eligibility to enter the NBA draft.

Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn is taking a leave of absence from his job as San Diego State's baseball coach as he recovers from undisclosed health issues.

Louisville has signed 7-foot-1 forward/center Anas Osama Mahmoud to a national letter of intent to play for the Cardinals.

There are those who would argue that Sonny Vaccaro helped create the biggest problem in college sports when he began handing out money in the late '70s to basketball coaches so players would wear Nike shoes.

The mercurial state of college football could be summed up by listening to Big 12 coaches respond to questions Monday as spring practices draw to a close.

University of Illinois police say basketball player Darius Paul faces preliminary charges of resisting a peace officer and unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor.

A former University of Pittsburgh football player has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank.

St. John's junior guard D'Angelo Harrison has won the Haggerty Award, presented to the top Division I player in the New York Metropolitan area.

Auburn won't ask the NCAA to lift the show-cause penalty against new basketball coach Bruce Pearl.

Southern Mississippi athletic director Bill McGillis thought basketball coach Donnie Tyndall might not last long as the team kept winning games.

A volunteer football coach whose house was the scene of an underage drinking party that preceded the rape of a girl by two high school football players in 2012 pleaded no contest to two charges on Tuesday, the Ohio attorney general's office said.

University of Florida men's golf coach Buddy Alexander is retiring after 27 seasons.

Kentucky forward Julius Randle took a lot of time and talked to a lot of people before deciding to leave after one season for the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections.

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