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Auburn Basketball Now Has The No. 1 Recruiting Class In The SEC For 2016

As of roughly 12 p.m. E.T. Sunday, Auburn’s men’s basketball program has the best recruiting class in the SEC for 2016.  Yes, you read that correctly.  The Tigers, after receiving the commitment of five-star small forward Mustapha Heron, have rose in 247 Sports’ Team Rankings to the top of the SEC and No. 7 in the country. Auburn has three commitments in the class: Heron...
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Ohio State has quotes from Belichick, Kobe in meeting room

The walls of Ohio State football’s team meeting room have gotten a little more crowded this offseason.  The Buckeyes have added some 2014 national championship memorabilia to the room and a couple of quotes from two of sport’s greatest competitors.  Ohio State’s team meeting room now features quotes from Kobe Bryant and Bill Belichick.  The Hoodie and The Mamba are...
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Auburn Lands Commitment From 2016 5-Star Small Forward Mustapha Heron

Mustapha Heron, a five-star small forward in the 2016 class, has committed to Auburn.  The 6-foot-5, 200-pound prospect out of Waterbury, Conn., is ranked the No. 4 player at his position and the No. 23 player in the class according to 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings. He chose the Tigers over St. John’s, Kentucky and Mississippi State, among other programs.  Heron committed...
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Video: Florida Football Releases A Cool Fly-Through Tour Video Of Gators’ New Indoor Facility

Florida’s football program is set to unveil its new $17 million indoor facility next weekend.  You don’t have to wait until then to check it out, though. We can give you a sneak peek of the Gators’ new building right now.  Florida’s video production team released a cool “Indoor Practice Facility Fly-Through” video. It’s pretty sweet. 
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Photo: Some Of Michigan State Football’s NFL Players Took A Great Picture Together After Preseason Game

Mark Dantonio has built Michigan State into one of college football’s premier programs.  That, obviously, means that the Spartans are winning a lot of games and consistently competing for conference and national titles.  It also means that MSU is putting a lot of players into the NFL. Some of those players – eight of them, to be exact – took a cool picture together Saturday...
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Tennessee Builds Virtual Reality System To Help Players Break Down Film

Tennessee isn’t the first college football program to take interest in virtual reality systems, but the Volunteers took a different approach. Rather than buying an already built and tested system, as a number of programs have, Butch Jones opted to let Tennessee’s 20-year sports technology coordinator Joe Harrington take a crack at building one himself, according to a story by...
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Video: Ohio State’s Wide Receivers Got Ridiculously Hyped Up For Their Intrasquad Scrimmage

Ohio State’s football players are very excited about the upcoming season.  Case in point: look at how hyped up the Buckeyes’ wide receivers got yesterday for – not a game – their intrasquad scrimmage.  Zone 6 was jacked.  @Zone6_OSU getting ready for Scrimmage #1 – If u don’t get hype to do THIS… Check ur pulse!!! #Zone6 pic.twitter.com/PJrnYweqjA — Zach Smith...
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Tennessee draws 40,000 fans at open practice

Tennessee’s September 5 season opener against Bowling Green seems like a lifetime away for Volunteers fans, and their excitement boiled over during Saturday’s open practice. While Butch Jones has opened one August practice to fans each year since becoming head coach, he was still taken back by what he saw – 40,000 fans piling into Neyland Stadium. 40,000 for a PRACTICE,...
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WATCH: Ohio State RB Mike Weber earns stripe removal

One by one, members of Ohio State’s freshman class are earning the removal of their black stripe and officially becoming true Buckeyes. Offensive lineman Isaiah prince was the first freshman to earn the honor, and after today’s practice, Urban Meyer announced that Mike Weber has done the same. Mike Weber was a work today at practice and earned the removal of...
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Video: Nick Saban Went On A Rant About Quarterback Race: “You Gotta Win The Team…I Can’t Make It Happen”

Alabama’s quarterback race is wide open, and according to head coach Nick Saban, no one is particularly close to winning the job. Saban was asked about the progress at the position after a scrimmage today, and he seems pretty agitated about the whole thing. Saban would not commit to naming a starter before the first game, saying that someone has to “win the team,” a process...
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Graphic Designer Created A Bunch Of Awesome Oregon Ducks Concept Uniforms

Oregon is a concept uniform fan’s dream. The Ducks football program wears a crazy number of uniform combinations, so very few things that a concept uniform maker can come up with seem outside of the realm of possibility. Concept uniform maker SulphurWing6 has been doing good work all off-season, and today he put up four new Oregon designs. They look really good, and we could definitely...
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Former Baylor LB Eddie Lackey left TCU grad waitress $61.58 tip

Baylor and TCU were co-Big 12 champions last season, and both squads narrowly missed the 2014-15 College Football Playoff. However, Baylor won the head to head matchup last season 61-58 in one of the season’s most exciting games, and the Bears have not let the Frogs live it down. Baylor may or may not have intentionally put the Bears wearing 61 and 58 next to each other front and...
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Houston head coach Tom Herman rips his wide receivers

Tom Herman is bringing a ton of excitement to the Houston Cougars. Herman, the former offensive coordinator at Ohio State, has already landed a five-star recruit, and he’s been seen pulling a John Calipari and hanging out with Drake. Many are projecting the Cougars to become the dominant program in the AAC. That escalation might not come as quickly as people think, however. After...
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JuCo DE Austin Roberts cleared, will join Oklahoma

The road to college football has been a long one for defensive end recruit Austin Roberts, but he is finally cleared to play football at Oklahoma. Roberts, a three-star defensive end, was originally an Alabama commit, but after two years at two different junior colleges, he will be a Sooner this year. Ohh Norman — AR97 (@Adr97D) August 15, 2015 Here is more on the news,...
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3-Star Athlete JD Spielman Announces Commitment To Nebraska On Twitter

Nebraska has gone into the state of one of its Big Ten West rivals and landed one of the area’s top players. Three-star athlete JD Spielman out of Eden Prarie, Minnesota announced his commitment to the Huskers with a note on Twitter. #Blessed #GBR pic.twitter.com/0nc3NJgDlW — DONALDNEXTDOOR (@jdspielman10) August 15, 2015 Spielman played running back and defensive back, and...
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Former Notre Dame LB Kolin Hill transfers to Texas Tech

Notre Dame’s loss is Texas Tech’s gain. Earlier this summer, sophomore linebacker Kolin Hill announced that he would be transferring from Notre Dame after one season in South Bend. This afternoon, Hill announced that he will be heading back to his home state and playing for the Texas Tech Red Raiders. pic.twitter.com/aUicA13nQZ — Kolin Hill (@KolinHill43) August 15, 2015...
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Seahawks no longer using Texas A&M’s 'home of the 12th man'

Congratulations, Texas A&M fans. You are now the only official “12th Man” in major American sports once again. For years, Texas A&M received payments from the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks for use of the trademarked phrase, and now, it appears that Seattle is going in a different direction. Based on new signage, the Seahawks are now referring to CenturyLink Field as “Home...
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Illinois F Darius Paul arrested, sent home from European tour

The long and winding college basketball career of Illinois forward Darius Paul is in serious jeopardy. After returning to the Illini following a season-long suspension for two failed drug tests, reports came out this morning that Paul had been sent home from the team’s European tour. As it turns out, Paul was arrested during a stop in France. BREAKING: Darius Paul was arrested...
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Report: Duke Williams Left Auburn’s Scrimmage On A Golf Cart

Updated: According to Tom Green of the Opelika-Auburn News, Williams suffered a minor ankle injury. Duke Williams tweaked his ankle at the scrimmage today. Shouldn’t be anything serious — Tom Green (@AUBlog) August 15, 2015 Duke Williams’ slight ankle tweak is not considered serious and/or something the Auburn coaching staff is concerned about. — Matthew Stevens (@matthewcstevens...
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Tennessee’s Rock Painted With Faces Of 5 Potential Recruits

Tennessee’s famous landmark, known as The Rock, is seemingly painted with something different each day. Saturday, it looks like someone decided to make a few potential football recruits feel welcome on-campus. A four-star linebacker named Breon Dixon, who is in Knoxville this weekend, posted a photo of what The Rock looks like at the moment. It pays homage to five recruits –...
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WATCH: UNLV freshman Derrick Jones' dunk reel

Derrick Jones is months away from making his collegiate basketball debut for UNLV, but we feel pretty confident in saying that he will be one of the best dunkers in the sport next year. Jones, who chose the Runnin’ Rebels over offers from schools like Arizona, Connecticut, Kentucky, and Syracuse, partnered with Team Flight Brothers to put together a short, but amazing, dunk reel...
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Here’s A Cool Video Of Deshaun Watson Leading Clemson In A Round Of “Tigerjacks”

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson is only entering his sophomore year with the Tigers, but it’s clear that he’s going to have to be a leader during the 2015 campaign. It looks like he’s having no problem playing that role so far. Saturday, Clemson posted an Instagram video of Watson leading the team in a round of “Tigerjacks.” It’s a short clip, but it’s enough to...
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Maurice Clarett, coach Mel Tucker reunite after 13 years

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett is now a motivational speaker, after turning his once crime-ridden life around. This offseason, he’s been spotted on a number of college football campuses, giving advice to players ahead of the 2015 campaign. This week, he was in Tuscaloosa to talk to the Alabama Crimson Tide.  Friday night, Clarett took to Instagram to post a photo...
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Video: Wake Forest Wide Receiver Cortez Lewis Is College Football’s Undisputed King Of Handshakes

Many guys have special handshakes with some of their best friends. Most, however, don’t take it to the level that Wake Forest wide receiver Cortez Lewis has. Lewis seemingly has a special handshake with just about everyone on the Demon Deacons roster. We’re incredibly impressed. Even more impressive? Lewis is just a redshirt freshman. He’s taken the “Handshake King” crown...
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Photo: 6 Years After Leaving Syracuse, Eric Devendorf Presented His Mother With His Diploma

Eric Devendorf left Syracuse to pursue a pro career after the 2009 season, but he never quite gave up on his goal of graduating from college. Devendorf finished his degree this spring, and on Friday, he was able to present his mother with his SU diploma. Been waiting 2 do this for awhile now! Moms couldn’t be any happier which makes it even better @SyracuseU #diploma pic.twitter...
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