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Former Alabama Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Trolled LSU For Hiring Kevin Steele As Defensive Coordinator

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix has seemingly adjusted to life in the NFL, becoming the starting free safety for the Green Bay Packers in just his first professional season. But it’s clear that he’s still got the Alabama Crimson Tide – and the rest of the SEC – on his mind. Clinton-Dix took to Twitter Friday night to poke fun at LSU for hiring Kevin Steele as its defensive coordinator...
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Video: UVA Student Tyler Lewis Nails Half-Court Shot For $18K On College GameDay

College tuition is expensive these days, as most parents across America can attest. One UVA undergrad made things a little easier on himself Saturday morning. Virginia student Tyler Lewis nailed a half-courter on ESPN’s College GameDay to nab a cool $18,000. It took him a few tries, but it was fairly obvious that one of his shots was going to find the nylon. He was all over it...
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Former N.C. State Star Julius Hodge: Sulaimon Should Get His Duke Degree After They “Used” Him For Basketball

In one of the more shocking stories in college basketball this week, guard Rasheed Sulaimon was dismissed from the Duke program a day after the Blue Devils’ loss at Notre Dame. While the specific reasoning for his dismissal is still ambiguous, the story is still a big one within the college basketball community, especially due to the fact that Sulaimon is the first player in Coach...
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Ole Miss Using Katy Perry Affiliation To Recruit 5-Star DE CeCe Jefferson

Back in early October, pop superstar Katy Perry, who will be playing the halftime show at Sunday’s Super Bowl, was on-hand to catch Ole Miss’ upset victory over Alabama in Oxford. Perry had herself a grand old time in town, poking fun at LSU fans, hitting on Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight, trolling Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban and celebrating with Ole Miss faithful...
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Rick Pitino Believes That Terry Rozier Will Leave For NBA After This Season

Twitter/@GabeDuverge Louisville sophomore guard Terry Rozier has had a fantastic year for the Cardinals. Enjoy it, Louisville fans, because according to head coach Rick Pitino, it sounds like he may not be long for the college game. Pitino was asked about his leading scorer on Friday, and is certain that the guard will enter the NBA Draft following this season. After explaining...
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Arian Foster Says He Was Paid $40-50 Thousand At Tennessee, Tweets That It Was A Joke

Just a few days ahead of the Super Bowl, Seattle Seahawks stars Michael Bennett and Richard Sherman have reopened the ongoing debate about college athletes getting paid to play. The two top defenders ripped the NCAA, which Bennett calls a “scam.” Outspoken Houston Texans running back Arian Foster, who started for three seasons at Tennessee under Phil Fulmer, has joined in the...
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LSU Fans Hacked An Alabama Assistant Coach’s Twitter Account

It’s been less than a week that new Alabama defensive backs coach Mel Tucker has been on the job. But it looks like he’s already become the victim of a rival team’s fan base having a little bit of fun on Twitter. Tucker joined the social media network on January 27, and sent out a few pro-Crimson Tide tweets in the days that followed. But over the past 18 hours, his account...
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Video: Iowa WR Tevaun Smith Breaks Odell Beckham’s World Record With 41 One-Handed Catches In A Minute

Your Guinness world record didn’t last very long, Odell Beckham.  The New York Giants’ wide receiver set a world record on Thursday, catching 33 of New Orleans Saints’ quarterback Drew Brees’ passes in a minute with one hand on ESPN’s Super Bowl set in Scottsdale, Ariz.  Iowa wide receiver Tevaun Smith one-upped the NFL star on Friday, snagging 41 passes using only one...
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Photo: Thad Matta Promised His Ohio State Team An NBA Jam Arcade Game For A Winning Streak, He Delivered Today

No Big Ten men’s basketball team has been playing better of late than Ohio State. The Buckeyes (17-5, 6-3 Big Ten) have won three straight games, including back-to-back comfortable wins against two ranked foes in Indiana and Maryland.  We now know why Thad Matta’s team has been performing at such a high level. The Ohio State coach promised his team an NBA Jam arcade game for...
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A Pair Of 4-Star CBs Announced Friday They’ve Officially Committed To Texas

Texas missed out on five-star quarterback Kyler Murray Thursday evening, but the Longhorns have rebounded on Friday.  Four-star cornerbacks Kris Boyd and Holton Hill will be playing their college football in Austin, Texas. Boyd, a 5-foot-11, 18-pound prospect out of Gilmer, Texas, announced Friday afternoon he has officially committed to play for the Longhorns. Hill, a 6-foot-2...
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Photo: Michigan QB Shane Morris Posts A Heartfelt Goodbye To Transferring QB Russell Bellomy

Russell Bellomy, a fourth-year junior quarterback at Michigan, announced Friday he is graduating from the Ann Arbor school and will be transferring to another program.  The former three-star recruit played sparingly during his time with the Wolverines, throwing for 46 yards and four interceptions.  Friday afternoon, Michigan quarterback Shane Morris posted a heartfelt goodbye to...
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JaQuan Lyle Confirms On Twitter That He’s Chosen Ohio State

Thursday night, Ohio State star guard DeAngelo Russell, just hours after putting up 18 points, 14 rebounds and six assists against Maryland, dropped an interesting bit of news via his Instagram account. Russell announced that four-star shooting guard JaQuan Lyle would be playing for the Buckeyes next season. Well, now Lyle himself has officially confirmed the news. Check it out:...
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Bovada Releases Its 2015 Heisman Odds, Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott The Favorite

Your 2015 Heisman favorite. It’s time to start marketing your best players for the Heisman, college football programs. The initial 2015 Heisman odds have been released by Bovada.         The favorite? Ohio State junior-to-be running back Ezekiel Elliott, who ran through Wisconsin, Alabama and Oregon while leading the Buckeyes to the 2014 national championship. Elliott isn’t...
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Photo: NFL-Bound Florida DL Dante Fowler Took Out An Ad In The Gainesville Sun Thanking #GatorNation

Dante Fowler’s time as a Florida football player is over, as the junior defensive lineman is headed to the NFL.  Fowler, a potential first-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, won’t be leaving Florida without saying “thank you” to all the fans who supported him during his time in Gainesville, Fla.  The 6-foot-3, 261-pound defensive end took out an ad in Friday’s Gainesville...
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Jay Harbaugh Wrote Personal Letter To Recruit Chris Clark Outlining 8 Reasons He Should Choose Michigan

With National Signing Day just a few days away, college football coaches are all making their last-minute pitches to undecided recruits. New Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh is apparently pulling out all of the stops in an attempt to land four-star tight end recruit Chris Clark. Clark, who is deciding between the Wolverines and the UCLA Bruins, posted a photo of a personal...
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Report: Jim Harbaugh Visited 4-Star LB Roquan Smith’s Mom At Her Workplace On Thursday

It’s probably fair to say that Jim Harbaugh really, really wants four-star linebacker Roquan Smith to play for him at Michigan.  The Wolverines’ coach showed how much he desires the top recruit on Thursday.  Harbaugh spent the day in the Macon County (Ga.) area, where the 6-foot-2, 205-pound prospect lives. The 51-year-old coach didn’t just meet with the recruit, though...
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Porn Star, FSU Fan Mia Khalifa Openly Recruits Five-Star Recruit On Twitter

Porn star Mia Khalifa has already let the world know that she wants Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller to transfer to Florida State for his final season of eligibility. Friday, she began a new challenge – attempting to get five-star cornerback recruit Iman Marshall to come to Tallahassee for four years. Khalifa tweeted directly at Marshall, basically asking him whether Florida...
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Tom Izzo Thinks “The Twitter” Is Affecting Michigan State’s Psyche

Michigan State has been a bit inconsistent on the offensive side of the ball the past few weeks, but last night against Rutgers, the Spartans put it all together, shooting 51% from the field, out-rebounding the Scarlet Knights 43-28 and dishing out 14 assists in a 20-point win. After the game, head coach Tom Izzo dropped a hilarious quote, insinuating that fans who tweet at players...
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Video: John Calipari Still Has Andrew Wiggins On His Mind As The Recruit Who Got Away

John Calipari doesn’t miss out on many recruits. If you’re an elite high school basketball player and the Kentucky coach wants you to play for him, odds are you’ll be suiting up for the Wildcats. Occasionally, though, a top prospect will get away – usually to Duke or North Carolina or Kansas.  For Calipari, no recruit defines the “one who got away” mold more than Andrew...
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DeMarcus Cousins Just Epically Trolled Fox Sports’ Clay Travis

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, one of the best players in the NBA, can certainly lose his cool from time to time on the court. But off the court, his record is as clean as it gets. That comes as a surprise to at least one reporter – Fox Sports’ Clay Travis – who predicted five years ago that Cousins was going to be arrested at least once by now.  Friday, Cousins...
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Photos: A Lot Of Ohio State Fans Are Naming Their Cute Puppies After Buckeye RB Ezekiel Elliott

The most famous Ezekiel currently living in Ohio is the Buckeyes’ star running back, Ezekiel Elliott. There are plenty of other Ezekiels currently running around the Midwest, though, and not all of them are humans.  Ezekiel, “Zeke” for short, has become a very popular dog name for Ohio State fans following the impressive performance of the Buckeye tailback during his program’s...
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Photo: Urban Meyer Had A Recruit Try On One Of His National Championship Rings During An In-Home Visit

Damon Arnette is a three-star cornerback out of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He’s been verbally committed to South Carolina since last May.  Urban Meyer is hoping that will change come National Signing Day, though, and he made quite the recruiting pitch to the 6-foot-2, 185-pound prospect Thursday evening.  “Here you go, son,” Meyer likely told the prospect, “try on one of my...
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Texas A&M OC Jake Spavital Was Quite Thrilled With The Commitment Of 5-Star QB Kyler Murray

The news broke late Thursday evening: five-star quarterback Kyler Murray will be sticking with Texas A&M.  It’s a massive coup for the Aggies, as Murray had reportedly been considering flipping to Texas. The 5-foot-10, 180-pound prospect is ranked the No. 1 dual-threat quarterback in the country by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. He’s the type of player who can change...
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5-Star QB Kyler Murray Is Sticking With Texas A&M, Tweets He’s “Following (His) Heart #GigEm”

Five-star quarterback Kyler Murray will be staying loyal to Texas A&M.  The talented dual-threat quarterback had an in-home visit with Aggies’ coach Kevin Sumlin Thursday evening. Murray, a 5-foot-10, 180-pound prospect out of Allen, Texas, had reportedly been wavering from the College Station-based program he committed to last May. Murray, the No. 1 player at his position...
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Ohio State Basketball Star D’Angelo Russell Announces Commitment Of 4-Star JaQuan Lyle Via Instagram

What can’t D’Angelo Russell do? The Ohio State guard has emerged as one of the best players in the country, and is averaging 19.4 points per game for the Buckeyes. Tonight, he led OSU to a big upset win over No. 16 Maryland, and a few hours later, he broke the news of a big commitment to Thad Matta’s program. According to an Instagram post, Ohio State has landed four-star guard...
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