Posts Tagged College football

Construction at Kentucky football stadium to go on

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The $110 million construction project at the University of Kentucky’s Commonwealth Stadium will continue through the upcoming football season with the goal of finishing renovations before the 2015 kickoff.

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TCU’s Fields investigated for alleged assault

File - In this Dec. 13, 2012 file photo, TCU defensive end Devonte Fields poses for a photo at the team's training facility following a practice for the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas. Fort Worth police are investigating whether Fields pointed a gun at his former girlfriend and punched her in the head. Police said Tuesday, July 22, 2014, that no charges have been filed and Fields, the Big 12's preseason defensive player of the year, has not been arrested. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU suspended defensive end Devonte Fields on Tuesday pending the results of a police investigation into whether he punched a former girlfriend in the head and threatened her with a gun while shouting, “I should blast you!”

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Sun Belt commissioner expresses faith in ‘Power-5′

Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson talks during the Sun Belt media day in New Orleans, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Sun Belt Conference’s 11 institutions are prepared to pay more to remain part of major college football, commissioner Karl Benson said Tuesday.

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Gophers to start preseason practice Aug. 1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota football team has finalized the schedule for preseason camp, and it features three practices plus one scrimmage that will be open to the public.

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Texas’ Strong prefers not talking national title

Texas head coach Charlie Strong gives a hook 'em horns hand gesture to demonstrate student celebrating rules for his athletes while speaking to the media at the Big 12 Conference NCAA college football media days in Dallas, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo)

DALLAS (AP) — New Texas coach Charlie Strong prefers not even talking about national championships.

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