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Iowa's offense looking to match strong defense

Getting both units to play at an equally high level will likely be crucial to Iowa's hopes of competing for a Big Ten West title.


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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Russell Wilson files for divorce

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is getting divorced from his wife of more than two years, Ashton, he announced in a statement Wednesday.


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McDaniels says he's ready for NBA

In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, Clemson's K.J. McDaniels grabs a rebound during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wake Forest in Clemson, S.C. A person familiar with the situation says Clemson junior McDaniels is leaving school for the NBA draft.


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National Public Radio

Emmert Supports More Efficient, Effective NCAA

Emmert acknowledged Wednesday, in an interview with The Associated Press, that under a proposed new governance structure, the richest sports programs would have the autonomy to provide more money and more counseling and perhaps even more protections to student-athletes.


Related Topix: Sports, Kain Colter, Northwestern Wildcats NCAA Football, Northwestern University NCAA, NCAA Football

Football players arraigned in man's beating

Two college football players were arraigned in Massachusetts Superior Court on Wednesday for allegedly kicking and beating a homeless man until a passerby shielded the victim's body with her own, the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office said.


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La. Tech qb Scotty Young ends football career

Louisiana Tech quarterback Scotty Young has elected to forego his final year of eligibility and end his collegiate football career after obtaining his degree from Louisiana Tech University this summer.


Related Topix: Sports, Texas Tech University NCAA, Texas Tech Red Raiders NCAA Football, NCAA Football

The Review

2 ex-college football players charged with assault

Craig Parsons is a Boston College senior from Newton, and Anthony Varrichione is from Medway and graduated from Marist College in New York after playing quarterback there.


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30 players to attend NFL Draft

The league announced the list on Tuesday that includes quarterbacks Blake Bortles of Central Florida, Teddy Bridgewater of Louisville, Jimmy Garoppolo of Eastern Illinois and Johnny Manziel of Texas A&M.


Related Topix: Sports, Blake Bortles, Central Florida Golden Knights NCAA Football, University of Central Florida NCAA, NCAA Football, Mike Evans, Eastern Illinois University NCAA, Eastern Illinois Panthers NCAA Football, Texas A&M University-Commerce NCAA, Texas A&M Aggies NCAA Football, Jake Matthews

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

OSU's Hyde sees RB value slide

Last year marked the first time since the common draft began in 1967 that no running back was selected in Round 1. The two drafts before that saw one back taken in the first 27 picks: Trent Richardson, whom the Cleveland Browns traded 17 months after drafting him third overall.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Carlos Hyde, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA, Giovani Bernard, NFL Players, Eddie Lacy, Marshawn Lynch

Coshocton Tribune

Buckeyes welcome 'Bama transfer

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer cited the offensive line as his chief concern following spring practice.


Related Topix: Marcus Hall, Corey Linsley, Andrew Norwell, Jack Mewhort, Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA

Fox 23

Garoppolo invited to attend NFL Draft

Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is one of 30 prospects who has officially accepted an invitation to the NFL Draft set next month.


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The News-Press

Kentucky's Julius Randle declares for NBA draft

Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle reacts on the sideline against the Connecticut Huskies in the second half during the championship game of the Final Four.


Related Topix: Sports, SEC Football, Aaron Gordon, UCLA Bruins NCAA Basketball, NCAA Basketball, University of California NCAA

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Baylor's Austin declares for draft

Baylor center Isaiah Austin became the latest underclassman to enter the 2014 NBA Draft, with Bears head coach Scott Drew announcing the 7-foot-1 center's intentions on Tuesday.


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St. John's Harrison wins Haggerty Award

Harrison, who averaged 17.5 points and 4.9 rebounds, is St. John's all-time 3-point leader with 198, including 64 this season.


Related Topix: George Beamon, Sports, NCAA Basketball, Manhattan College NCAA, Manhattan Jaspers NCAA Basketball

The News-Press

Tennessee hires new basketball coach

Tennessee has hired Donnie Tyndall as its next men's basketball coach, and the school will introduce him at a news conference at 2 p.m. E.T. on Tuesday, the Vols announced.


Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, Tennessee Volunteers NCAA Basketball, University of Tennessee NCAA, Jordan McRae, Jeronne Maymon, C-USA Football, Washington State Cougars Women's Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, Washington State University NCAA


Dorm Report: Trading places

With every college basketball offseason comes the long list of players who have decided to take their talents elsewhere via a transfer.


Related Topix: Luke Hancock, Sports, NCAA Basketball, DeAndre Kane, Iowa State Cyclones NCAA Basketball, Iowa State University NCAA

Tony Romo returns to field for Cowboys; Kyle Orton absent

The Dallas Cowboys welcomed back Tony Romo and the rest of their players Monday as the team's off-season workouts began at Valley Ranch.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Journal Gazette

Problems many, answers few for Boilers

During that six-season window, Purdue and Painter won 151 of 209 games, finished in the Big Ten's top four on five occasions, won the 2009 Big Ten tournament in Indianapolis, tied for the league's regular-season championship in 2010 and participated in six consecutive NCAA tournaments, advancing to the Sweet 16 twice.


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CBC News

Seahawks pick up QB Terrelle Pryor in deal with Raiders

Terrelle Pryor was hoping to start for another NFL team, but will find himself on the depth chart behind the Super Bowl winning quarterback, Russell Wilson.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA, Terrelle Pryor, NFL Players, Matt McGloin, Russell Wilson

The Miami Herald

Extra Points: Borland measuring up as a 'safe' pick

Until the number crunchers finally figure out how to quantify instinct, however, players like former University of Wisconsin star Chris Borland will likely have to settle for being selected on the second or third days of the process, and earning the tag overachiever when they become productive players at the professional level.


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