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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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Wood named softball coach at South Dakota State

BROOINGS, S.D. (AP) — Krista Wood is the new softball coach at South Dakota State University.

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Gophers: Buggs working way back from knee surgery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota sophomore forward Charles Buggs has spent his summer rehabilitating from minor right knee surgery.

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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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