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Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Clemson offense has stalled

Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris' high-speed attack has stalled this fall as he has spent more time penciling in new starters on depth chart then scheming up complex ways to keep the ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Coaches share common bond

Steve Spurrier and Gus Malzahn, who share reputations as college football innovators, will meet Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Georgia's Green back practicing with defensive backs

ATHENS, Ga. -Georgia's J.J. Green was back practicing with the defensive backs after a week at tailback. He will stay there if tailback Todd Gurley is reinstated.

Nine employees disciplined in academic fraud case

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The scale of an academic scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was far more widespread than previously reported.
By Aaron Beard

Defending champ picked to win ACC in women's basketball

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference looks a lot different in women's basketball these days - especially at the top.
By Joedy McCreary

SEC West is about to get wild

All the hand-wringing over the SEC's near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point.
By John Zenor

Kentucky, Florida picked to finish 1-2

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings believes the Southeastern Conference can play with any of the so-called best basketball leagues in the country. 
By Pete Iacobelli

Gators to start freshman QB against Dogs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - With his job on the line, Florida coach Will Mus­champ has turned to freshman quarterback Treon Harris.
By Mark Long

Georgia files reinstatement paperwork for Gurley

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia filed paperwork today with the NCAA to seek reinstatement for suspended star running back Todd Gurley, the school said in an announcement.
By Marc Weiszer

Trip to Atlanta will be homecoming for many Georgia Southern players

Georgia Southern's Robert Brice and Cornelius Collins get a chance to return home this weekend. And they're not looking to stock up on food staples or save quarters on dirty laundry.
By Donald Heath

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Georgia Tech has big hole to fill at running back

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech has a big role to fill this week with bruising runner Zach Laskey sidelined by a shoulder injury.
By George Henry

Georgia receiver proud to be in a women's book club

ATHENS, Ga. - Malcolm Mitchell used to be known mostly for catching footballs. If he's thought of now as the wide receiver who is in a women's book club, that's fine by him.
By Marc Weiszer

Calls of SEC bias on the rise

As Southeastern Conference football teams dominate rankings, calls of #SECBias rise from Oregon to Ohio - but is it real?
By Ralph D. Russo

Auburn must finish strong for shot at the west

AUBURN, Ala. - Gus Malzahn is hoping Auburn can be a second-half team again.
By John Zenor

Orange to play first visit to Death Valley

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Syracuse has stopped its four-game losing streak. Now coach Scott Shafer has to make sure the Orange don't start another skid.
By John Kekis

Allegations against Oklahoma State program 'fundamentally unfounded'

The NCAA and Oklahoma State announced that allegations of widespread misconduct within the football program outlined in a Sports Illustrated expose were "fundamentally unfounded."

South Carolina picked to repeat in women's bsaketball

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - South Carolina coach Dawn Staley knows the work it took to reach the top of the Southeastern Conference. She understands it'll be an even greater challenge.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Clemson back to winning thanks to an improved defense

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson's defense is grabbing the headlines for the 21st-ranked Tigers - and not for the points it allows in the team's biggest games.
By Pete Iacobelli

Bulldogs lead nation in turnovers

ATHENS, Ga. - An online headline from an Athens Banner-Herald story in October of 2013 no longer would apply: "Georgia defense near bottom of pile in forcing turnovers."
By Marc Weiszer

Health concerns force Manning to step aside

Archie Manning will have surgery in November and is stepping aside from the College Football Playoff selection committee.

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