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Photos: Jim Harbaugh Hung Out, Took Pictures With Michigan Students During Today’s Basketball Game

Jim Harbaugh’s been in Ann Arbor for a few weeks now, but the honeymoon is definitely not over based on today’s Michigan basketball game. The new Wolverines head football coach attended the game, and reportedly spent 20 minutes speaking with UM’s student section and taking numerous photos. Jim Harbaugh in the house at Crisler. Students chant “We want Harbaugh!” Harbaugh...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Utah State G falls hard after huge dunk

Utah State’s JoJo McGlaston had a monster dunk during today’s Aggie win over Air Force, but it will probably leave him needing an ice pack. The 6-foot-5 guard elevated for an emphatic slam over a Falcon defender, but let go of the rim too early and hit the court hard. Luckily, McGlaston appears to be okay. He finished the game, playing 22 minutes off the bench, and scoring...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: The Uniform Wars Are Over, Houston Baptist Basketball Is Your New Overlord

Between college football and basketball, we’ve seen some wild uniforms this year, but we feel comfortable naming a champion of the never-ending battle for the wackiest look. The Houston Baptist Huskies, a school with an enrollment of just 2,567 that competes in the Southland Conference, is paying tribute to its teams from the 1960s and 70s, and the results are spectacular.  Houston...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: A Michigan Fan Was Very Excited To Take A Picture With Ohio State’s College Football Playoff Trophy

The College Football Playoff trophy made it to Columbus today, and was eventually brought to a local Kroger so fans could take pictures. While the vast majority who attended were Ohio State fans, as you’d imagine, one Michigan fan decided to get in on the excitement as well. Game over pic.twitter.com/mPOEBsdpWM — Kaylee Krumm (@kayleekrumm) January 17, 2015 Former Ohio State...
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Texas RB trolls Oklahoma with helmet at Shrine Game

Over the last few years, players from various Texas rivals have put upside Longhorn logos on their helmets to troll the school during the various college all-star games. The logo (which also serves as a hand gesture) is called “horns down,” as you’d imagine, it doesn’t make those as Texas very happy. Well, Longhorn running back Malcolm Brown is returning the shot via an...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State Lost, But Freshman G D’Angelo Russell Threw A Ridiculous Pass vs. Iowa

The Ohio State men’s basketball team fell on the road to Iowa Saturday afternoon, 76-67.  Buckeyes’ freshman guard D’Angelo Russell, as he’s done basically all season, shined in defeat. Russell, a projected top-10 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft, totaled 27 points, 14 rebounds and two assists against the Hawkeyes. He deserved at least three assists, though.  Check out this...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Tucson.com Writers Do Dramatic Readings Of Ridiculous Bill Walton Quotes

Everyone’s favorite eccentric ESPN analyst Bill Walton is in Arizona this week to call multiple Wildcats’ game, and the folks over at Tucson.com are very excited. Walton had a memorable broadcasting performance along with Jay Bilas and Dave Pasch on Thursday night, when Arizona defeated Colorado, and he’s back at it for tonight’s huge Pac-12 showdown with No. 8 Utah. Six...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Flavor Flav Is With James Franklin At Today’s Penn State Basketball Game

Penn State football may be receiving most of the attention on campus this weekend, but in our opinion, Nittany Lions basketball is the real winner in Happy Valley. Head football coach James Franklin is attending today’s basketball game against Purdue with none other than Public Enemy’s Flavor Flav. We’re a little disappointed by the rather subdued clock that Flav chose for...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: The College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy Has Been Delivered To Urban Meyer At Ohio State

The Ohio State football team now has proof that it won the inaugural College Football Playoff.  The trophy has arrived at Urban Meyer’s office inside the Woody Hayes Athletic Center – the Buckeyes’ football facility. It’s big and shiny. Trophy just got delivered! pic.twitter.com/vSlINCK0fW — Nate Meyer (@nxmeyer15) January 17, 2015 Show it off, Buckeyes.
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Video: Jameis Winston Loves Ducks and Ducks Love Him, Too

You’d think after getting demolished by Oregon in the Rose Bowl, 59-20, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston would not like ducks.  But that is not the case.  The Heisman Trophy-winning former Seminole is a big fan of ducks, and the birds love him, too.     The most friendliest ducks I’ve ever been around #SanDiego A video posted by Jaboo Winston (@jaboowins5) on...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Recruit decommits from Texas during official visit

Typically, taking an official visit to a school is supposed to increase the interest a recruit has in a program. This was not the case with Texas and three-star prospect Louis Brown.  Saturday afternoon, while on an official visit to the Longhorns’ campus, Brown, a three-star athlete per 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings, de-committed from Charlie Strong’s program.  Brown...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Notre Dame F Zach Auguste Will Play Today After Missing Game Due To Academic Issue

Notre Dame junior forward Zach Auguste will be back on the court for the Fighting Irish this afternoon.  Auguste, a 6-foot-10 power forward, missed Wednesday night’s game against Georgia Tech due to an academic issue. Notre Dame coach Mike Brey told ESPN’s Jeff Goodman that Auguste “had to make up some academic work” and he’s done that.  The talented big man is averaging 14...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardale Jones has not been able to enjoy championship

Has any quarterback in the history of college football had a crazier month-long stretch than Cardale Jones?  Since early December, Ohio State’s quarterback has gone from back-up to star, leading the Buckeyes to to three straight victories (Big Ten title game vs. Wisconsin, Sugar Bowl vs. Alabama and CFB Playoff National Championship Game vs. Oregon) and the program’s eighth...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Urban Meyer confirms he is getting a tattoo

A ring isn’t the only thing Urban Meyer will be getting as a result of Ohio State’s national championship.  The Buckeyes’ coach will also be getting a tattoo. Prior to his team’s game against Oregon in the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Game, Meyer promised his players he would get inked up if they beat the Ducks. They did, 42-20, so the 50-year...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: CBS CBB Analyst Greg Anthony Arrested For Soliciting A Prostitute

CBS basketball analyst Greg Anthony was arrested and charged with soliciting a prostitute in Washington, D.C., early Friday evening, according to multiple reports.  Anthony, 47, was reportedly arrested at 5:46 p.m. E.T. Friday. The former NBA player has been charged with a misdemeanor that is punishable by up to 180 days in jail. Anthony was released Friday night.  WJLA, D.C....
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: A Giant Picture Of Joe Paterno Was Projected Onto A Penn State Apartment Building Friday Night

Friday was all about Joe Paterno in State College, Pa. After the NCAA ruled Friday morning that Penn State is getting back the 112 victories taken away due to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal – making Paterno the winningest coach in the history of major college football with 409 victories – fans of the Nittany Lions wanted to honor their former coach. They put up...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State’s Hockey Team Wearing “409″ Decals To Honor Joe Paterno Drew Quite A Bit Of Outrage On Twitter

Penn State’s men’s hockey team is honoring Joe Paterno this evening and most people are not happy with the tribute.  The Nittany Lions are wearing “409″ decals on the back of their helmets, paying homage to Paterno’s all-time wins number – the largest in major college football history – which was restored Friday morning. The NCAA ruled that Penn State will get back...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Georgia Released A Cool Highlight Film Recapping Its 2014 Season

The Georgia football team’s 2014 season didn’t go as many fans hoped it would, but the Bulldogs ended the year on a high note.  Mark Richt’s team finished its 2014 campaign 10-3, throttling Louisville in the Belk Bowl, 37-14. The Bulldogs’ season included victories against Clemson, Missouri and Auburn.  Friday night, Georgia’s video department released a cool highlight...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Oklahoma OC Jay Norvell Is Joining Charlie Strong’s Staff At Texas

After spending seven years on the Oklahoma side of the Red River Showdown rivalry, Jay Norvell is joining forces with the Sooners’ enemy.  A member of the Oklahoma’s offensive staff since 2008, Norvell was fired by Bob Stoops earlier this month. The 51-year-old Iowa alumnus is no longer unemployed. Norvell is now part of Charlie Strong’s staff at Texas.  The Longhorns made...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Penn State Hockey Is Wearing “409″ Decals On Its Helmets Tonight To Celebrate Joe Paterno

The Penn State men’s hockey team is celebrating Joe Paterno getting his wins back tonight.  The Nittany Lions will be wearing “409″ decals on the back of their helmets for their home game against Michigan State. Paterno, who had 111 wins vacated by the NCAA due to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, is now the winningest coach in the history of major college football...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Bobby Bowden Happy Joe Paterno Got His Wins Back, Says He Felt Weird Being Introduced As The Winningest Coach

When the NCAA ruled Friday morning that Penn State was getting back the 112 wins previously taken away due to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden dropped in the all-time winningest college football coaches rankings.  Former Nittany Lions’ coach Joe Paterno was responsible for 111 of those wins, meaning his all-time win total is...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay WR Mike Evans Says Marcus Mariota Reminds Him Of “A Bigger Version” Of Johnny Manziel

Twitter/@ESPNNFL The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the first pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, and odds are they will draft either Marcus Mariota or Jameis Winston as their next franchise quarterback. Last year, Tampa Bay landed former Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans, who turned in a very strong rookie season, recording 68 receptions for 1,051 yards and 12 touchdowns. Evans discussed...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Desmond Howard Believes The NCAA Should Give Reggie Bush His Heisman Back In Light Of PSU Decision

With today’s news that the NCAA would be reinstating the 111 wins previously stripped from Joe Paterno after the Jerry Sandusky scandal, many are looking for USC and 2005 Heisman Trohpy winner Reggie Bush to receive similar lenience. Bush succinctly voiced his displeasure with the situation on Twitter earlier today, and now another Heisman winner, Desmond Howard, believes that...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Memphis G-F Kuran Iverson Transferring After Being “Told Nicely To Go Elsewhere”

Memphis sophomore guard-forward Kuran Iverson is transferring out of the Tigers’ program, according to ESPN college basketball insider Jeff Goodman.  Iverson, a 6-foot-9, 205-pound player, was suspended by Memphis coach Josh Pastner on Jan. 6. Iverson proceeded to favorite a tweet calling the Tigers’ coach “a fraud.” The transferring reportedly comes after Iverson was ...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida’s Coaches Are Taking Extreme Measures In The Recruiting Of 5-Star Byron Cowart, The Nation’s No. 1 DE

The NCAA’s recruiting dead period ended on Thursday, meaning college football coaches could meet with recruits and their parents in person, and host them on campus.  For the Florida football program, this meant re-engaging in the pursuit of five-star defensive end Byron Cowart. The pursuit started literally as soon as it legally could.  Florida coaches reportedly met with Cowart’s...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss
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