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Photos: James Naismith’s Original Rules Of Basketball Document Now On Display At Kansas

James Naismith’s original document outlining the rules of basketball is now on display at Kansas. The school built the DeBruce Center in order to house the famed document, which was the subject of the ESPN 30 For 30 documentary There’s No Place Like Home, and the exhibit is now open. “Naismith’s Original Rules of Basket Ball” exhibit is NOW OPEN! pic.twitter.com/4lc5riIVXL...
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Ohio State Offensive Lineman Grant Schmidt To Transfer, Cornerback Kareem Felder Will Not Enroll

Two players expected to be members of the 2016 Ohio State Buckeyes will be elsewhere when the fall rolls around. Offensive tackle Grant Schmidt, a former three-star recruit out of South Dakota in the 2015 class, intends to transfer, while 2016 cornerback signee Kareem Felder will not enroll this summer or fall. Ohio State’s Kareem Felder will not enroll at OSU this summer/fall...
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Tom Brokaw rips Alabama during commencement speech at Ole Miss

Delivering the commencement speech at Ole Miss Saturday, legendary NBC anchor Tom Brokaw was not afraid to take a shot at one of the Rebels’ SEC rivals in the process. During his speech, Brokaw took a dig at Alabama, in what is sure to be one of the most oft-quoted moments of the speech. "I'm glad I'm speaking at Ole Miss. If I were speaking at Alabama I would have to use smaller...
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Georgia Wide Receiver Carlos Carriere Announces Commitment To Maryland

D.J. Durkin is off to a fast start in his first full recruiting cycle at Maryland. Entering the day, his 2017 class ranked 18th nationally, and sixth in the Big Ten, and he’s added another quality recruit this morning. Carlos Carriere, a three-star wide receiver from Georgia, announced his commitment to the Terps minutes ago. Excited to announce that I am committed to the University...
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Vegas Casino Releases Spreads For Top 40 College Football Games

Flickr/fibroblast If you’re a firm believer that you know more than the average fan when it comes to college football, you now have the opportunity to put your money where your mouth is ahead of the 2016 season. Friday afternoon, Las Vegas sportsbook South Point released spreads on the top 40 games of the year – and there are a few surprises. Oklahoma, which returns star quarterback...
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Former Syracuse Defensive End Qaadir Sheppard Announces Transfer To Ole Miss In Instagram Post

After being dismissed from the Syracuse football program following his true freshman season for an unspecified violation of team rules, defensive end Qaadir Sheppard is heading to the SEC. Sheppard, a Bronx native, announced his transfer to Ole Miss on his private Instagram page on Friday. Scout’s Mike McAllister grabbed a screenshot of the post. Former Syracuse DE Qaadir Sheppard...
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Starting Michigan State Defensive Tackle Damon Knox Leaves Team To Pursue Law Enforcement Career

If granted a waiver by the NCAA for a sixth year of eligibility, Damon Knox was likely to start at defensive tackle for the Michigan State Spartans this fall. Knox, who dealt with injuries throughout his career, started three games for the Spartans between the 2013 and 2015 seasons, finishing with 15 tackles last season. He would have been one of the most experienced players returning...
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Las Vegas Spreads For Ohio State’s Top 3 Games Released

Twitter/@SteveHelwagen Ohio State has one of the more difficult schedules in the nation this year, so if the Buckeyes are going to return to glory and emerge as the Big Ten champion, they’re going to have to earn it. Friday, Las Vegas casino South Point dropped spreads for college football’s 40 top games – and of course it features a few OSU tilts. Ohio State’s games against...
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Reports: Kansas Lands 6-Foot-10 Forward Transfer Evan Maxwell

Bill Self and the Kansas Jayhawks are adding a quality big man to its frontcourt via college basketball’s ever-growing transfer market. Evan Maxwell, a 6-foot-10 forward out of Liberty, is heading to the Jayhawks after two seasons with the Flames, according to reports. Hearing former Liberty 6′ 10″ Soph Evan Maxwell will transfer to Kansas, per sources. #RockChalk #kubball...
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Las Vegas Spreads For Oklahoma’s Top 3 Games Released

Twitter/OU College football may still be a few months away, but if you’re already feeling confident about your team’s chances in 2016, you are now able to put your money where your mouth is. Friday afternoon, Las Vegas sportsbook South Point released spreads on the top 40 games of the year – which you can check out here. Oklahoma has three games on the list, and spoiler ...
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Photo: ESPN’s Chris Fowler Got A Selfie With Jim Harbaugh And Urban Meyer At Dick Vitale’s V Foundation Gala

Not many people in the sports world can bring Jim Harbaugh and Urban Meyer, but Dick Vitale is one of them. The legendary college basketball analyst hosted his annual V Foundation gala last night, and many top figures in the college sports world turned out, including the rival Michigan and Ohio State coaches. Harbaugh and Meyer actually teamed up on stage to announce the winner of...
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Leonard Fournette Tweets At Les Miles, Tells Him He’s Lost Weight For Him

Thursday, LSU head coach Les Miles joined Paul Finebaum on the SEC Network and dropped an interesting quote about star running back Leonard Fournette – saying he thinks the NFL prospect needs lose a few pounds ahead of the 2016 season. Well, Fournette has responded. He says he’s already lost the weight. Fournette tweeted at Miles Friday night, telling him he’s “lost that...
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Video: Miami’s Sheldon McClellan Was Lighting It Up From 3-Point Range At NBA Combine

Miami guard Sheldon McClellan is busy trying to prove his worth to NBA scout’s at Chicago’s NBA Combine this week, and was impressing those in attendance from beyond the arc.  Miami basketball’s official Twitter account posted this video to Twitter Friday afternoon showing off McClellan’s silky smooth release from three-point range.  Sheldon being Sheldon at the #NBACombine...
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Betting Lines Released For College Football’s Biggest Games Of The Year

We’re still months away from the start of the 2016 college football season (and nearly half a year away from some of the season’s biggest games in November) but you’re now able to bet on nearly every major contest for the upcoming campaign.  Harbaugh’s an underdog in his first game at Ohio State. WagerTalk.com has received the betting lines for college football’s games...
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Video: Former USC WR Robert Woods Give Touching Speech About His Sister During Graduation

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Robert Woods, now in his third year with the team, has been returning to his alma mater, USC, in the offseasons to finish up the credits needed to earn his degree. This past spring, he finished his final semester – meaning he’s now graduated. The speech he gave during the ceremony was released by the school Friday, and it’s worth watching. Woods...
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Maryland’s Melo Trimble Says He’s “50-50″ On Staying In NBA Draft Or Returning To School

Melo Trimble’s decision on his future is basically a coin flip right now.  Maryland’s star point guard has declared for the NBA Draft and is at the combine in Chicago this week, but he hasn’t hired an agent. So, he can return to school if he wants to.  Right now, returning for his junior season looks like it might be the best decision. Trimble struggled down the stretch of...
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Video: Ohio State’s Curtis Samuel Shows Off His Sandpit Workout

Curtis Samuel’s first two seasons at Ohio State have been solid. The former four-star recruit has totaled 515 rushing yards, 384 receiving yards and nine touchdowns thus far in Columbus.  The 2016 season could be a breakout one for the 5-foot-11, 200-pound product out of Brooklyn.  Samuel is expected to be Urban Meyer’s starting H-back – the running back/wide receiver hybrid...
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3-Star WR Camron Buckley Drops Loaded Top 7

Cedar Hill (TX) three-star wide receiver Camron Buckley, who holds offers from several premiere college football programs released his top 7 schools Friday afternoon on Twitter.  As you would imagine, the list is loaded.  pic.twitter.com/aSgKdsfXgr — Camron Buckley(@CAMDAHOUDINI) May 13, 2016 247 Sports has Buckley crystal-balled to Ole Miss at 40-percent, but the 6-foot-1...
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Syracuse’s Richardson, Kansas’ Diallo to stay in NBA Draft

Syracuse guard Malachi Richardson and Kansas forward Cheick Diallo told teams during interviews Friday afternoon at Chicago’s NBA Combine that they have decided to leave the college game behind them and remain in the draft, according to ESPN NBA insider Chad Ford. Both Malachi Richardson & Cheick Diallo told teams in interviews today that they've decided to stay in the draft...
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4-Star WR CeeDee Lamb Drops Top 10 On Twitter

Two weeks back, four-star wide receiver recruit CeeDee Lamb announced that he’d be decommitting from Oklahoma – the school he’d been pledged to since December of 2015. Friday, he revealed a new top 10 list – and it includes the Sooners. It also includes two of their Big 12 rivals and seven SEC schools. Lamb’s options include OU, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Tennessee, Florida...
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Notre Dame QB Malik Zaire Reacts To News Of TE Tyler LuaTua’s Return

It’s not quite clear who will be starting under center when Notre Dame takes the field to kick off the season, but quarterback Malik Zaire seemed pretty excited about the news that tight end Tyler LuaTua will stay in South Bend for the 2016 college football season. Whether it’s Zaire of Deshone Kizer that eventually wins the job, it’s good to see Zaire so invested in his team...
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How A College Baseball Coach and His Dog Were Both Bitten By A Copperhead Snake

On Thursday, we told you about the N.C. State baseball coach, Elliott Avent, who, along with his dog, was bitten by a venomous copperhead snake.  Both Avent and his dog are recovering, but the Wolfpack coach will miss his team’s series against Louisville this weekend because he can’t travel.  Details have emerged from what happened and it’s a pretty scary story.  .@ALaurelABC11...
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Mark May’s Return To Twitter Has Been Incredibly Underwhelming

ESPN college football analyst Mark May is perhaps as known for his ineptitude on social media as he is for his actual in-studio work with the network. May’s Twitter account is one of the more baffling in the sport – mostly because he simply doesn’t know how to use the app on his phone. Here are a few examples of what we dealt with from 2010 to 2013. On my wat to Bristol ...
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Video: Jim Harbaugh Starred In A Hilarious ’90s Video Game Commercial

Campus Insiders has found an awesome 1990s’ video game commercial featuring Jim Harbaugh.  The commercial shows Harbaugh playing the game, Descent II, and then spitting some trash talk at the end.  “You’re going down,” boasts the Michigan head coach, then an NFL quarterback.  Check it out: Jim Harbaugh starred in a 90s video game commercial, and he has a special message...
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3-Star Athlete Rahyme Johnson Announces Decommitment From UCLA

Last July, UCLA secured the commitment of three-star athlete Rahyme Johnson – a 6-foot-5, 200-pound star for the class of 2017. Friday, Johnson informed the college football world that he’s no longer pledged to play for the Bruins. Johnson took to Twitter with a note, thanking head coach Jim Mora and his staff for welcoming him. Johnson once burned USC gear for his followers...
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