Posts Tagged College football

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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2 college football players charged with assault

BOSTON (AP) — Two former college football players who went to high school together were charged Wednesday with beating up a homeless man.

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Jones seeks solutions for Tennessee’s depth issues

In this April 12, 2014, file photo, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones walks during the annual Orange and White NCAA college spring football game in Knoxville, Tenn. Jones looks ahead to his second season on the job. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee football coach Butch Jones doesn’t hesitate to point out his biggest concern heading into his second season.

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Penn St. fans plan new statue of Joe Paterno

In this Oct. 8, 2010 file photo, Ashley Buchan holds her 4-year-old nephew Caleb Anthony, as she reaches to touch the face of the statue of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno outside Beaver Stadium in State College, Pa. In 2012, the school removed this Paterno statue after a university-commissioned report accused the late coach and three other administrators of concealing sex abuse claims against retired assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. Fans of the late coach are commissioning a new statue to be placed across from the school at a local restaurant. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic,File)

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — With one Joe Paterno statue in storage, fans of the late Penn State football coach are commissioning a new one to be placed across from the university.

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TCU receiver Carter faces drug possession count

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop in Fort Worth.

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