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2016 4-Star PG Charlie Moore Re-Opens Recruitment With Josh Pastner Leaving Memphis

With Josh Pastner leaving Memphis for Georgia Tech, one of the best point guards in the 2016 class is back on the market.  Charlie Moore, a four-star PG out of Chicago, has re-opened his recruitment. The 5-foot-10, 160-pound prospect had been committed to the Tigers since November. He’s ranked the No. 16 PG and No. 77 player in the class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. ...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

North Carolina Guard Joel Berry Returning To UNC For Junior Season

North Carolina sophomore guard Joel Berry will return to Chapel Hill for his junior season, according to multiple reports.  The 6-foot, 195-pound guard averaged 12.8 points, 3.8 assists and 3.4 rebounds a game for the national runner-up Tar Heels.  Berry scored 20 points in the title game loss against Villanova.  BREAKING: Joel Berry returning to #UNC, aiming to return to Final...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State Releases Another Spring Football Highlight Video

Ohio State’s football program has released some more spring practice footage.  We know you want to see it, Buckeye fans.  Urban Meyer’s program, which is set to play its spring game on Saturday, April 16 at Ohio Stadium, published the following video this afternoon. It’s from OSU’s April 2 practice – the Student Appreciation Day practice.  Check it out:
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas-Notre Dame Game Moved To Sunday Night, Sept. 4

Notre Dame and Texas are set to meet in Week 1 of the 2016 college football season at Darrell K Royal Stadium in Austin.  The game, originally scheduled to be played on Saturday, Sept. 3, has been moved to Sunday, Sept. 4.  The news was announced this afternoon.  Sunday football anyone? Texas-Notre Dame is moving to the night of Sunday, Sept. 4. Network and time tbd. — Longhorn...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

2017 4-Star ATH Tyrell Ajian Drops Top 6 On Twitter

Tyrell Ajian, a four-star athlete in the 2017 class, has trimmed his list of potential schools to six.  The 6-foot-1, 185-pound prospect out of Mansfield, Ohio is ranked the No. 16 ATH in the class and the No. 240 player overall by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings.  His top six: Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State and West Virginia.  Top Schools for right now...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

NCAA Hits Former Tennessee Coach Donnie Tyndall With 10-Year Show Cause Penalty

The NCAA has hit former Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall with a 10-year show cause penalty for his role in the violations committed at Southern Miss, according to CBS’ Gary Parrish.  Tyndall, 45, was the coach at Southern Miss from 2012-14. During that time, the program reportedly provided improper financial aid for two players and had academic problems with JUCO transfers. Tyndall...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Nielsen Map Shows Where College Football Interest Is Highest Across United States

Nielsen recently published its State of the Media: 2015 Year in Sports Media Report, which looks into the insights and trends across the United States’ sports properties.  Part of the report includes a cool map that showcases where college football interest is highest – and lowest – in America. The results aren’t too surprising. Where college football is at its best ...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Georgia Tech Hiring Memphis Coach Josh Pastner

According to Gary Parrish of CBS Sports, Memphis head coach Josh Pastner is headed to Atlanta to become the next head coach of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Pastner has reportedly “agreed in principle” to a deal and should be officially announced later Friday. Updated story: Josh Pastner has agreed to be Georgia Tech’s next coach, a source told @CBSSports. STORY: https...
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Report: Former Baylor Star Shawn Oakman Under Investigation For Sexual Assault

Shawn Oakman, an NFL Draft hopeful who just finished up his senior season at Baylor, is under investigation for sexual assault, according to a number of reports. Oakman, at this time, has not been arrested or charged. The Waco-Tribune Herald was the first to report the news that a “prominent” player on Baylor’s 2015 squad was under investigation. A number of other reports,...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas A&M Lands Commitment From 2017 4-Star DB Myles Jones

Myles Jones, a four-star defensive back in the 2017 class, has committed to Texas A&M.  The 6-foot-4, 175-pound prospect out of Magnolia, Texas is ranked the No. 30 cornerback in the class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. He picked the Aggies over Baylor and Oklahoma, among other programs.  Jones announced his commitment on Twitter.  Very blessed to say that I’m committing...
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It Looks Like Michael Irvin Would Like The Dallas Cowboys To Take Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott

Ezekiel Elliott to the Dallas Cowboys at No. 4 overall in the NFL Draft is a possibility that appears to be gaining steam.  Cowboys’ coaches have met with the Ohio State running back, recently sending some assistants to meet with him in Columbus, and while it might be a bit of a surprise if they take him with their first-round pick, it certainly seems like it could, at least,...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Former Tennessee G Josh Richardson Throws Down One Of The Best Dunks Of The NBA Season

Josh Richardson, a rookie for the Miami Heat out of Tennessee, is really coming on down the stretch of the NBA season. The 6-foot-6 guard is averaging 6.5 points on the year, but has totaled 11 double-digit scoring games over the last month.  Tonight, he threw down one of the best dunks of the season.  Here’s Richardson’s slam, which came in the second half of a contest against...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Lands Commitment From 2017 Athlete Grant Calcaterra

Grant Calcaterra, a three-star athlete in the 2017 class, has committed to Oklahoma.  The 6-foot-4, 207-pound prospect out of California is ranked the No. 19 tight end in the class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. He also had scholarship offers from Florida, Nebraska and Texas A&M, among other programs.  He announced his commitment on Twitter.  Committed #SoonerSquad17...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyler Summitt, Son Of Legendary Coach Pat Summitt, Resigns After Reportedly Impregnating A Player

Tyler Summitt, the son of legendary Tennessee coach Pat Summitt, resigned from his post as Louisiana Tech’s women’s head basketball coach today.  The 25-year-old coach cited “personal reasons” as the cause of him stepping down. Summitt says he engaged in a “relationship that has negatively affected the people I love, respect and care about the most.”  #LATech has...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Penn State Lands Commitment From 2018 Offensive Tackle Chris Bleich

Chris Bleich, an offensive tackle in the 2018 class, has committed to Penn State.  The 6-foot-6, 305-pound prospect out of Plymouth, Pa. also held a scholarship offer from Syracuse.  He announced his commitment on Twitter.  Happy to announce that I just committed to PSU. Dreams are coming true #WeAre pic.twitter.com/FeteL9RyCC — Chris Bleich (@Bleich72) April 8, 2016 Bleich...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Cardale Jones reunites with former Ohio State OC Tom Herman

Two of the most integral parts of Ohio State’s 2014 national championship team are reunited in Texas.  Former Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones was in Houston Thursday night, visiting former Ohio State offensive coordinator Tom Herman’s Cougars’ program.  Herman was the quarterbacks’ coach when the third-string Jones helped lead the Buckeyes to a national title two...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Watch This Awesome Tyler Ulis Tribute About Kentucky Guard’s Career

Kentucky guard Tyler Ulis announced yesterday that his career in Lexington, Ky. is over. The All-American is headed to the NBA.  In honor of the Wildcats’ point guard’s college career being over, KSTV put together a pretty great video tribute.  Check it out:  [KSTV]
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Kevin Sumlin Confirms Suspension For Texas A&M WR Speedy Noil

Kevin Sumlin confirmed this evening a suspension for Texas A&M wide receiver Speedy Noil.  Noil, a junior wide receiver, was arrested earlier this week for driving with a suspended license.  The suspension, though, is part of a two-game suspension enacted before the Aggies’ bowl game from this past season.  WR Speedy Noil is suspended for Texas A&M’s first game this...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: Former Kentucky Star Antoine Walker Spoke To Louisville Basketball Today

Antoine Walker won a national championship at Kentucky in 1996, back when Rick Pitino coached the Wildcats.  Today, Walker made an appearance at Louisville, UK’s top rival and where Pitino coaches now. He spoke with Cards players and gave some financial advice.    Big Thanks to @toinewalker8 and #MorganStanley for their financial advice! #L1C4 #GoCards #Finances #Money...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Florida All-American CB Jalen Tabor Praises Jim McElwain For Life Lesson Taught

Jim McElwain led Florida’s football program to a pretty great season on the field in his first year in Gainesville, Fla. The Gators went 10-4, appearing in the SEC Championship Game.  It was McLewain’s off-the-field ability that earned praise from one of his best players today, though.  Florida All-American defensive back Jalen Tabor touted his coach on Twitter this evening...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Miami Legend Bryant McKinnie Watched The Hurricanes Practice Today

One of the best players in the history of Miami’s football program watched the Hurricanes practice today.  Bryant McKinnie, who starred for The U in the early 2000s, winning a national championship in 2001, was back in South Florida today.  The former NFL offensive lineman checked out Mark Richt’s team and posted a video on Instagram.  Cane legend Bryant McKinnie says hello...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: Television Host, Die-Hard Notre Dame Fan Regis Philbin Visited LSU Football Practice

Regis Philbin is famously a die-hard Notre Dame fan, but today he’s down in Baton Rouge hanging out at LSU spring practice. Head coach Les Miles posed for a photo with the former Live with Regis and Kelly and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? host this afternoon. Great to have @regis Philbin stop by practice and visit with @LSUCoachMiles today. pic.twitter.com/vukp7G2WRO —...
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ESPN’s Joe Lunardi Released His 1st Bracketology For 2016-17 Today

The 2015-16 college basketball season may have ended just three days ago, but it’s never too early to look ahead to next year. We already brought you our way-too-early top 25. Now, ESPN bracket guru Joe Lunardi has dropped his first “Bracketology” for 2016-17. In his bracket, Lunardi has defending champion Villanova, likely pre-season No. 1 Duke and traditional powers Kansas...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Paul Finebaum’s Trolling The Big 10 Again

The microphone of the SEC is trolling the Big Ten again.  ESPN personality Paul Finebaum tweeted out the following two photos this afternoon, pretty clearly poking fun at the lack of schedule strength in the Midwest conference.  The five Power 5 teams with the easiest schedules in 2016 all play in the Big Ten.  Just gonna leave this here pic.twitter.com/wH846veAUX — Paul Finebaum...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Bette Midler Somehow Trolled North Carolina For Both Its Title Game Loss And Its House Bill 2

Singer-songwriter Bette Midler is a bit of a loose cannon on Twitter, as we’ve found out numerous times in the past year. Thursday, she randomly took a shot at North Carolina – both the state and its public school’s basketball program. Midler, clearly taking exception to the state’s controversial passing of the House Bill 2, joked that North Carolina should have spent more...
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April 07, 2016  |  Discuss
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