• Late cousin inspires BYU running back Squally Canada

    PROVO, Utah (AP) — Squally Canada was ready to quit the BYU football team this spring after violence shook up his life.

  • Deliberations extend into 2nd day in Vanderbilt rape case

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A jury on Friday convicted a former Vanderbilt University football player charged along with three of his teammates in the 2013 gang rape of an unconscious female student.

  • July trial set for UNC player accused of sexual battery

    HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina football player charged with misdemeanor sexual battery and assault on a female student is scheduled to go on trial next month, though his attorney said the case has already “gone on too long.”

  • Mississippi, Texas Tech will play 2018 opener in Houston

    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi and Texas Tech will play in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff in Houston to open the 2018 season.

  • Jury considering ex-Vanderbilt football player’s rape case

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A jury will continue deliberations Friday morning in the trial of a third former Vanderbilt University football player charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student.

  • 5 years after Sandusky conviction, many unresolved issues

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It’s been five years since ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse. His appeal is just one of many issues related to the scandal that are still working their way through the courts.

  • Ex-Michigan State football player ordered to trial

    MASON, Mich. (AP) — Former Michigan State football player Auston Robertson has been ordered to trial on sexual assault charges.

  • Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Frank Kush, the fearsome coach who transformed Arizona State from a backwater football program into a powerhouse, has died. He was 88.

  • Kansas to move forward with $300M stadium renovation plan

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger says plans to renovate Memorial Stadium and build an indoor training facility are moving forward and will cost around $300 million.

  • Ex-football player charged in rape, victim testify in trial

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A female student who was raped while unconscious in a college dorm room and one of the former Vanderbilt University football players charged with assaulting her both broke down in tears as they testified Wednesday in the athlete’s trial.