LATEST STORIES FROM COLLEGE SPUN

Video: Man Is Camping 103 Hours To Be First Person At Alabama Fan Day

No one doubts the passion of Alabama football fans, but every so often a member of the Tide faithful verifies things. Today, that fan is 32-year old Bobby Hunter, who is first in line for Alabama Fan Day, an event that takes place on August 3.  By the time he gets through the gates for a chance to meet and get autographs from the Crimson Tide players, he will have waited for 103...
Via College Spun
36 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Ohio State LB Joshua Perry Posts Before/After Picture Following 2-Plus Years Of Strength & Conditioning

Two-plus years of time at Ohio State has done Joshua Perry’s body good.  The Buckeyes’ junior linebacker posted a photo on Instagram this afternoon detailing the transition he’s made from the time he arrived in Columbus to now. Perry came to Ohio State as a 6-foot-4, 222-pound linebacker. Today, he’s listed at 6-foot-4, 253 pounds.  Check out the impressive before and after...
Via College Spun
41 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Video: Texas A&M Players, Coaches React To Their Incredible New Locker Room At Kyle Field

Now we know why Texas A&M’s players were so excited earlier today.  Thursday morning, the Aggies’ players were tweeting about their facility, which comes as part of a $450 million expansion and upgrading of Kyle Field. Now we know what why they were so joyed.  The Aggies have released a video of their new locker room. It looks incredible.  Check it out:    That locker...
Via College Spun
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: LSU Posts Hype Video For Newly Expanded Tiger Stadium

LSU’s Tiger Stadium was already one of the greatest venues in college football. This week, we ranked it as the most intimidating stadium in the nation. This year, Death Valley will become even more deadly. LSU has expanded the stadium, bumping its official capacity to over 100,000 for the first time, making it the second largest stadium in the SEC and sixth largest in the nation...
Via College Spun
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Arizona State Players Post Pictures Of The People Who Inspire Them In Their Lockers

We’ve seen many teams unveil new locker rooms this week. The lockers at Arizona State aren’t new, but they feature what is maybe our favorite little touch that we’ve seen. Like many programs, the Sun Devils focus heavily on “family” as a theme. In order to really bring that to the forefront, Arizona State has a space in each locker for a picture of the person who inspires...
Via College Spun
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Texas A&M’s Players Are Incredibly Excited About The Aggies’ New Locker Room

The Texas A&M football team will be playing in a renovated Kyle Field this upcoming season.  Today, the Aggies’ players are checking out their new locker room, which comes as part of the $450 million upgrade and expansion of Texas A&M’s football facility.  They’re pretty excited about their new home.  I’ve never laid my eyes on anything more beautiful than this...
Via College Spun
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Auburn Paints “43″ In End Zones To Honor Philip Lutzenkirchen

Just last month, former Auburn tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen lost his life in a tragic car accident in Georgia. Since, there has been an outpouring of support from fans, former teammates, incoming recruits and the school itself. Thursday, the current team decided to honor the former Tigers star as well – by painting his number, 43, onto the end zones of the practice fields. ...
Via College Spun
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stanford Athletics’ Official Twitter Account Trolls Oregon With Tweet About Ticket Smell

Oregon football is doing something special with its tickets this year. The Ducks’ tickets for the game against Michigan State will be scratch-and-sniff, featuring an aroma of a Carl’s Jr. burger.  What would tickets of other Pac-12 schools smell like?  Stanford has an idea.  Roses MT @StanfordVoice: Oregon issues football tix that smell like Carls Jr. Let jokes begin about...
Via College Spun
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

‘Cowboys Classic’ Hype Video Will Get Both Florida State And Oklahoma State Fans Jacked For August 30th

There are a number of high-quality college football games during the opening weekend of the 2014 campaign, but perhaps none is as important for the College Football Playoff race as Florida State vs. Oklahoma State. The Cowboys Classic, which will be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, will feature the defending national champions against a team that was less than one...
Via College Spun
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer On Ohio State’s No. 6 Preseason Ranking: ‘I Think That’s A Fair Assessment’

The 2014 Amway Preseason Coaches Poll was released this afternoon. While the poll means nothing–the College Football Playoff Committee will not take rankings into account–it’s still interesting to see how teams are viewed heading into the season.  Ohio State is ranked No. 6 in the poll. What does Urban Meyer think of the Buckeyes spot in the ranking? Meyer on Ohio State...
Via College Spun
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Bo Pelini Hilariously Scowls At The Camera While Taking Picture With Urban Meyer, Brady Hoke

The lighter side of Bo Pelini has been showcased this offseason. He held a cat up high above his shoulders before Nebraska’s spring game, spent the Fourth of July live tweeting his trip to an amusement park, and made a couple of jokes at Big Ten Media Days.  He’s still got an intense side, though.  Today, Pelini and other Big Ten coaches are going through a “Car Wash” style...
Via College Spun
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

USA Today Accidentally Announced Florida As The No. 1 Team In The Coaches’ Poll On Twitter

Typos on Twitter aren’t usually a huge deal – that is, unless you’re running the official USA Today account and it’s your job to inform fans which team college football’s coaches have tabbed as No. 1 in the country ahead of the 2014 season. Florida State, as we showed you just a few minutes ago, occupies the top spot in the preseason poll. Florida, the Seminoles’ biggest...
Via College Spun
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Here’s Your Official Preseason Coaches’ Poll For The 2014 College Football Campaign

FSU back at No. 1. We are officially less than one month away from the start of the 2014 college football campaign, which for the first time in history, will feature a four-team playoff to determine the national champion. Thursday, fans are getting their first look at which teams the college football coaches themselves think will be among the best over the course of the season. ...
Via College Spun
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Listen: Florida’s Will Muschamp Talks About His Twitter Problems, Details What’s Gone Wrong With DMs

Twitter and Will Muschamp haven’t been a great match over the past couple of months.  The Florida coach has had his account, @CoachWMuschamp, since he was hired by the Gators in 2010. He’s had some issues recently, though. He’s, on multiple occasions, accidentally tweeted out what was intended to be a direct message to a recruit.  Appearing on 740 AM’s “Open Mike” radio...
Via College Spun
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Miami Unveils Customized Hurricanes Travel Shoes, Gives Close-Up Of “U” Gloves

Earlier this offseason, the University of Miami unveiled a number of new, flashy football uniforms that the Hurricanes will wear during the 2014 season. Thursday, the school’s equipment room Twitter account gave us a look at what the players will be wearing – at least on their feet – when the team’s isn’t actually on the field. Check out the awesome customized Nike kicks...
Via College Spun
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Frank Clark On Notre Dame: “I’ve Never Seen So Many Middle Fingers”

As we’re all aware, this will unfortunately be the last year of the always-entertaining Michigan vs. Notre Dame rivalry – well, at least for the foreseeable future. Earlier this week at Big Ten Media Days, Wolverines senior defensive end Frank Clark had a thing or two to say about making the trip to South Bend for the final time this season. It seems he made an interesting observation...
Via College Spun
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer Gushes About LeBron James, Calls Him ‘Classiest Big-Time Athlete’ He’s Ever Been Around

Urban Meyer will likely be talking about LeBron James a lot now that the NBA superstar is back in his home state, playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Meyer has spoken highly about the two-time champion ever since he became the Buckeyes’ coach. Earlier this week, the Ohio State football coach said James will have a sideline pass to every Buckeye game.  Today, Meyer did some...
Via College Spun
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops Introduced At Event As ‘Man Who Singlehandedly Shut Up The SEC’

Bob Stoops is having a pretty good offseason.  The Oklahoma coach seems to have been riding high ever since the Sooners defeated Alabama in the Sugar Bowl, 45-31. It was a game very few people expected Oklahoma to win, but Stoops’ squad jumped all over the Crimson Tide and didn’t let up.  Last night at a Sooners Caravan event, Stoops was introduced as the SEC’s slayer. ...
Via College Spun
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Oregon Football’s 2014 Season Tickets Are Scratch And Sniff

Oregon football tends to spice things up with their season tickets, but the Ducks are really taking things to a new level this season. Where past tickets have featured cool textures or holograms, this year’s tickets are apparently scratch and sniff. We’ve added various features to our @WinTheDay season tks over the past 12 yrs ▬ This one is no exception. #GoDucks pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma kicker has the best playbook

Many football teams are now foregoing the classic hard-copy playbook for iPads, which are lighter and save on huge printing cost, among other handy features. Earlier today, we took a look at Georgia’s new iPads (and a whole host of USB cables). Apparently Oklahoma has also joined in on the iPad trend. Of course, not everyone’s playbook is made equal. OU kicker Michael Hunnicutt...
Via College Spun
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Nick Saban Took His Incoming Freshmen Water Tubing, Jet Skiing

Last month, we showed you a video of some of Alabama’s veterans hanging out with head coach Nick Saban on Lake Burton, going water tubing and riding Jet Skis. Wednesday, we learned that such a privilege is not just awarded to those who have stuck around Tuscaloosa for a few years. Saban took a number of his incoming freshmen – including Marlon Humphrey, Josh Frazier and Tony...
Via College Spun
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma 5-star RB suspended during assault investigation

While we still aren’t quite sure what happened between Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon and a student named Amelia Rae Molitor last Friday morning, we do now know that the Sooner football player has been suspended from team activities while the police continue to investigate the matter. According to numerous sources, the school is expected to officially announce the news...
Via College Spun
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

FSU’s Chris Casher Responds To USA Today’s Story About He And Jameis Winston Being Held At Gunpoint By Police: “They Can Kiss My Ass”

Florida State football, specifically quarterback Jameis Winston, just can’t stay out of the headlines… for better or worse. Today’s big story comes from USA Today, which reports that Winston and teammate Chris Casher were stopped at gunpoint near campus after being spotted with a pellet gun. About five hours before Jameis Winston was involved in a BB gun “battle” that...
Via College Spun
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Short Video Of UConn’s Husky Mascot Eating Lettuce Way More Entertaining Than It Should Be

There isn’t much going on here, other than UConn mascot Jonathan the Husky eating lettuce for around a minute. You’ll probably watch the whole thing though anyway. Post by Jonathan the Husky.
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame’s Leprechaun, Otto The Orange Have Challenged Jimmy Fallon To A Lip-Sync Battle

Notre Dame and Syracuse are set to do battle on the gridiron this September 27th at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. But apparently the mascots of the two teams want to join forces beforehand in a different kind of competition. This week, Notre Dame’s leprechaun (in tandem with SU’s Otto the Orange) tweeted at Jimmy Fallon, host of The Tonight Show, challenging...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
College Spun
Social. Local. Consumable. College Sports.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.