• Oklahoma City high school wrestler charged with sex crime

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An athlete at an Oklahoma City high school was charged this week with a sex crime after police say an act the boy described as a wrestling maneuver was obscene groping.

  • In this Feb. 2, 2016 photo provided by Richard Johnson, the girls basketball team at Flagstaff, Ariz., High School does a cheer with their hair tied back in traditional Navajo buns before taking the floor for pre-game warmups. But before play could begin the referee made them remove the hair ties, saying they were a safety hazard. This sparked sharp criticism from the school’s principal and the president of the Navajo Nation. Officials say the hair ties won’t be prohibited in the future.(Richard Johnson via AP)

    Call over Native American hair bun at game prompts outcry

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The board that governs Arizona high school sports says members of a girls’ basketball team can wear their hair in traditional Navajo buns after a referee’s decision to ban the hairstyle at a game this week caused an outcry.

  • South Dakota State football team adds players from 10 states

    BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota State University football team added 28 players during national signing day.

  • 5-time defending FCS champion NDSU adds 26 recruits

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The five-time defending national champion North Dakota State University football team added 26 players during national signing day.

  • In this image made from video and provided by WMAR-TV, in Baltimore, David Eisenhauer conducts an interview discussing his athletic and academic aspirations for a weekly feature on high school athletes in the Baltimore area. Now the subject of shocking murder charges. Eisenhauer, an 18-year-old freshman engineering student and distance runner at Virginia Tech, is jailed without bond on charges of kidnapping and fatally stabbing a 13-year-old girl. (WMAR-TV via AP)

    Va. Tech murder suspects left few clues to possible motives

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Two Virginia Tech students carefully planned the kidnapping and killing of a 13-year-old girl, arranging a pre-dawn rendezvous online after buying cleaning supplies and a shovel at separate Wal-Mart stores, a prosecutor alleged Thursday.

  • In this Sept. 26, 2014, file photo, Bishop Gorman quarterback Tate Martell is tackled by St. John Bosco's Clifford Simms during the first half of a high school football game in Las Vegas. Martell, the nation's No. 2 junior quarterback according to the 247Sports Composite, has verbally committed to Texas A&M. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken, File)

    Recruiting continues, several top 2017 QBs already committed

    Signing day 2016 is in the books, and the race for top 2017 quarterback prospects began long before it ended.

  • Arkansas State signs 27, including 2 QBS, in class

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson says the Sun Belt Conference champions have signed 27 players from 11 different states on National Signing Day.

  • Syracuse Orange sign 20 players on signing day

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — With a new coach in Dino Babers and a new, fast-paced offense to be installed, Syracuse signed just one quarterback on Wednesday but added power along both sides of the line among its 20 recruits.

  • In this Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, file photo, Rashan Gary, of Paramus, N.J., talks to members of the media in Atlanta, while on hand to receive the Bobby Dodd national high school lineman of the year award at the Touchdown Club of Atlanta. The defensive tackle from Paramus Catholic High School in New Jersey and most-wanted recruit in the country is weighing whether to play for one of those Southern power programs such as Alabama and Clemson or head to Michigan to be part of the Wolverines' rebirth under Jim Harbaugh. Clemson recently gave Gary’s mother a cake. Every little gesture can help. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)

    Michigan’s man: Top recruit Rashan Gary picks Wolverines

    Rashan Gary, the nation’s top recruit, has decided to play for Michigan.

  • Gorham Fayette basketball teams go on the defensive

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Gorham Fayette girls basketball team set a standard against Pioneer North Central on Thursday when it posted a shutout in the third quarter en route to 61-14 win.