• Western Michigan football players accused in home invasion

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Two Western Michigan football players were kicked off the team Sunday after a prosecutor announced they would face three criminal charges for allegedly pushing their way into a woman’s apartment and robbing her.

    Updated: 2:28 pm

  • In a Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 file photo, Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse, in Bellefonte, Pa.  It’s been nearly five years since retired Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested on child molestation charges. The scandal has produced new state laws regarding child abuse, millions in civil settlements to his victims and significant changes to Penn State’s policies and procedures. (Abby Drey/Centre Daily Times via AP, File)

    A look at Penn State scandal legal fallout after 5 years

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It’s been nearly five years since retired Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested on child molestation charges, and earlier this month he testified as he seeks to have his 45-count criminal conviction overturned. The scandal has produced new state laws regarding child abuse, millions in civil settlements to his victims and significant changes to Penn State’s policies and procedures.

    Updated: 11:06 am

  • A look at Penn State scandal legal fallout after 5 years

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It’s been nearly five years since retired Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested, and Pennsylvania courts are still dealing with the scandal’s legal fallout.

  • California Golden Bears players reach up to touch the trophy presented to them ofter defeating the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at the end the opening game of the U.S. college football season at Sydney's Olympic stadium in Sydney, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. The last American football of any kind played in Sydney was an NFL preseason game at the Olympic stadium that attracted 73,000 spectators in 1999. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

    College football Down Under attracts 61,000 fans at Sydney

    SYDNEY (AP) — The beer ran out in some sections of the Olympic stadium, but most of the 61,247 spectators at Saturday’s U.S. college football opener in Sydney between California and Hawaii appeared to be enjoying their American “gridiron” experience.

    Updated: 12:24 pm

  • Florida State strength coach charged with DUI

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State strength and conditioning coach Vic Viloria has been charged with driving under the influence and property damage.

  • Miami kicks off 2 defensive starters for breaking NCAA rules

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami threw two defensive starters off its football team Saturday for NCAA violations, after a months-long probe into whether players had access to luxury rental cars.

  • Duke QB Sirk out for season after reinjuring Achilles tendon

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke quarterback Thomas Sirk will miss the season after tearing the Achilles tendon he first tore in February.

  • No. 9 Tennessee to wear helmet stickers honoring Pat Summitt

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee will wear a commemorative sticker on the back of its helmets this season to honor former Lady Volunteers basketball coach Pat Summitt.

  • Versatile Whitehead eyeing larger role at Pitt

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — With 10 retired jerseys, 105 men on the team and only 99 options, there’s bound to be some duplicate numbers on the Pitt sideline every year. As the Panthers wrap up their 2016 training camp, over two dozen numbers are worn by both and offensive and a defensive player.

  • 2 Western Michigan players arrested, suspended from team

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Two freshmen on Western Michigan’s football team have been arrested and suspended from the team.