Posts Tagged College football

Fresno State finalizes extension for DeRuyter

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State coach Tim DeRuyter has signed a contract extension that runs through 2018 worth at least $7.5 million.

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Northwestern players to cast historic union vote

In this April, 2, 2014 file photo, former Northwestern football quarterback Kain Colter, right, and Ramogi Huma, founder and president of the National College Players Association, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington. Northwestern football players will cast secret ballots Friday, April 25, 2014, on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes, a potentially landmark vote that will, however, be kept sealed for weeks or months, and possibly years. Colter announced in January that he would lead the drive to unionize. The CAPA would represent the players at the bargaining table if the pro-union side prevails. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke, File)

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern University’s football players will cast ballots Friday on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes — a potentially landmark vote that will be kept sealed for months and possibly years.

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ISU DT Jensen rejoins team

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State defensive tackle Brandon Jensen has rejoined the Cyclones after quitting the team following the end of last season.

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Judge allows UNM’s Crusoe Gongbay to leave state

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge is allowing New Mexico running back Crusoe Gongbay to return home to Maryland once the semester ends in May before returning to Albuquerque to face rape and kidnapping charges.

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NCAA puts Wisconsin college on probation over aid

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The NCAA placed Wisconsin-River Falls on probation for one year Wednesday, saying the Division III school failed to monitor the scholarship process and allowed a former head football coach to be involved in arranging financial aid packages.

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