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Friday, July 15, 2016

Fournette leads way on preseason All-SEC team

Louisiana State tailback Leonard Fournette is the leading vote getter in the media days' preseason All-Southeastern Conference team while Alabama led the way with seven first-team picks.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Summitt is remembered at ceremony on campus

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Pat Summitt was remembered as a loving mother, a loyal friend and a tireless fighter as well as a champion coach Thursday in a public ceremony honoring the person who built ...
By Steve Megargee

Miller receives record offer from Broncos

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have upped their offer to Von Miller by offering to guarantee a record $70 million of the six-year deal.

South Carolina coach expects to win now

New South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp isn't giving himself a time cushion to turn the program back around after a 3-9 season.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Several SEC teams facing QB questions - again

HOOVER, Ala. -Quarterback questions once again linger around the Southeastern Conference heading into preseason camps. For a league that seems to mass produce NFL-caliber talent, the QB position ...
By John Zenor

Summitt's advocacy has helped research into Alzheimer's disease

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Pat Summitt's fight against Alzheimer's disease continues, and has even gained momentum since her death.
By Steve Megargee

Ex-Clemson basketball player Stitt found dead

CLEMSON, S.C. - Former Clemson point guard Demontez Stitt was found dead at his home in Charlotte, N.C. on Tuesday night

Saban said pair could play in opener after internal discipline

Alabama coach Nick Saban told reporters at SEC Media Days that All-SEC left tackle Cam Robinson and reserve defensive back Laurence Jones faced internal discipline after their arrests on drug and ...

Eller to leave Jaguars for Bobcats

Jason Eller is leaving Augusta University to become the new head baseball coach at Georgia College, the Bobcats announced Wednesday.
By David Lee

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Michaux: Georgia coach is managing expectations

Georgia coach Kirby Smart's opening statement at SEC Media Days was a mastercraft performance in being courteous while revealing little.
By Scott Michaux

File shows Paterno ignored complaint about Sandusky in 1976

Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, told by a teenage boy in 1976 that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky molested him in a shower, responded that he didn't want to hear about it and had "a ...

Monday, July 11, 2016

Sankey calls for unity during SEC media days

HOOVER, Ala. - South­eastern Conference Com­mis­sioner Greg Sankey scrapped much of his planned speech at the league's annual media days to decry the wave of shootings across the country.
By David Brandt

Tankersley named to Thorpe watch list

Clemson senior cornerback Cordrea Tankersley has been named to the watch list for the 2016 Jim Thorpe Award.

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Dogs' Ledbetter arrested again

Georgia defensive end Jonathan Ledbetter was arrested for the second time in five months on alcohol-related charges. Ledbetter was expected to compete for a starting job.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Seattle's Browner under investigation

POMONA, Calif. - Seattle Seahawks cornerback Bran­don Browner is under investigation after being accused of punching his girlfriend's father at a California home. Pomona police Lt. Ron McDonald ...

Monday, July 4, 2016

Georgia running back Michel breaks his forearm

ATHENS, GA. - Sony Michel, Georgia's top running back while Nick Chubb has been out with a knee injury, is now sidelined himself, leaving plenty of uncertainty at the position with the talented ...
By Marc Weiszer

Friday, July 1, 2016

Coastal Carolina validates program

Coastal Carolina's College World Series victory brought validation for a baseball program that ranks eighth in wins since 2000 but until this year couldn't break through to make the College World ...
By Eric Olson

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Coastal Carolina coach got his start at USC Aiken

Former USC Aiken baseball coach Gary Gilmore's mid-major Chanticleers of Coastal Carolina shocked the baseball world with a 4-3 victory over Arizona on Thursday for the school's first NCAA ...
By Scott Michaux

Coastal Carolina wins College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. — The Chanticleers defeated Arizona 4-3 in the deciding Game 3 of the College World Series finals on Thursday, capitalizing on two errors on the same play to score four unearned ...
By Eric Olson

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Players, coaches make pilgrimage; say goodbye to Summitt

Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in ...
By Doug Feinberg

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