• UAlbany suspends coaches 1 game for recruiting violation

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — University at Albany men’s basketball coach Will Brown and associate head coach John Iati have been suspended for one game for an NCAA recruiting violation.

  • 2 high school coaches on leave amid hazing allegations

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Two coaches at the Westside School District in Jonesboro are on paid administrative leave as the school investigates possible hazing involving the football team.

  • Rutgers swimming coach fired amid emotional abuse claims

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University has fired its women’s swimming and diving coach amid mental and verbal abuse allegations.

  • Mugabe makes 1st public appearance amid talks on departure

    HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe made his first public appearance since the military put him under house arrest this week, even as the military announced progress on talks for his departure and arrested some of his allies, and branches of the ruling party began to pass no-confidence votes in the world’s oldest head of state.

  • CU Boulder to lead Pac-12’s eye-tracking concussion study

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado has been selected to lead the Pac-12 Conference’s new initiative to use eye-tracking technology to better understand traumatic head injuries in student athletes.

  • Calhoun, Alexander help Tennessee Tech beat Boyce 105-48

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Shaq Calhoun scored 20 points on 8-of-9 shooting and Courtney Alexander had a double-double to help Tennessee Tech beat Division II Boyce College 105-48 on Thursday night.

  • Student kicked off Kansas basketball team in anthem flap

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Muslim student athlete who refused to observe the national anthem for religious reasons at a basketball game in Kansas has been kicked off the team following altercations with a team supporter, who accused him of disrespecting the American flag, and a coach.

  • 3 indicted in fatal carjacking of St. Louis-area coach

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three people have been charged in a series of carjackings in St. Louis, including a crime that resulted in the death of a high school football coach.

  • University has $600K hole in athletic scholarships

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The Athletics Department at the University of Montana is short $600,000 in scholarship money for the 2019 fiscal year.

  • With 1-win season, high school football team makes playoffs

    HUDSON, N.C. (AP) — A football team that finished the regular season with just one win is headed to the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs.