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Newark Star-Ledger 1 min ago

At a glance: An early look at Washington State with opener 1 week away

A look at the Washington State football team that Rutgers will face in its season opener next Thursday night in Seattle.

Former Alabama D-lineman of 1990s shot, killed in Greenville

Ozell Powell started 25 games from 1993-96.

News, notes and quotes from Thursday morning's Hurricane practice

News and notes from Thursday's practice: > Coach Al Golden cut practice at least an hour short because he said he thought "the humidity was catching up to us a little bit." Miami practiced twice on Wednesday after having an...
Birmingham News 8 mins ago
Donate to a worthy cause but don't contribute to Harvey Updyke's delinquency

Donate to a worthy cause but don't contribute to Harvey Updyke's delinquency

Bringing that criminal out of mothballs is sure to feed his fantasy that he's some kind of celebrity, and too many people already have spent too much time inflating his ego.
Newark Star-Ledger 8 mins ago

N.J. Sports Now: Is Rutgers ready for the season opener? (VIDEO)

When the Scarlet Knights take the field next Thursday night, a fresh slate and new expectations will accompany the program.
Birmingham News 11 mins ago

Alabama commit Richie Petitbon looks forward to joining 'in your face' Crimson Tide offensive line

Richie Petitbon spent his summer testing his skills against the best defensive linemen in the country at national camps.

Five Oregon Ducks make Senior Bowl watch list, short of the six Oregon State Beavers

The Senior Bowl will be played on Jan. 24 in Mobile, Alabama.
Mark Banker believes Bright Ugwoegbu has 'a bright future': Oregon State Beavers rundown

Mark Banker believes Bright Ugwoegbu has 'a bright future': Oregon State Beavers rundown

CORVALLIS -- Mark Banker couldn't resist the cliché. When asked about linebacker Bright Ugwoegbu after practice Wednesday, Oregon State's defensive coordinator smirked and said, "Bright has a bright future. It's luminous." Cliché aside, Banker's assessment was genuine. In nearly three weeks...
Birmingham News 28 mins ago
Former Alabama running backs getting national TV exposure in NFL preseason's Week 3

Former Alabama running backs getting national TV exposure in NFL preseason's Week 3

The three Alabama running backs in the NFL will be part of the national TV package for this weekend's preseason games. Eddie Lacy and the Green Bay Packers host the Oakland Raiders on Friday night. Mark Ingram and the New Orleans Saints visit Trent Richardson and the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday night.
Daily Lobo 28 mins ago

UNM has resources to take pride in, index says

UNM recently ranked on the Campus Pride network’s LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index, with a score of 4.5 out of 5 stars — the highest score in the state. The index awards scores based on eight separate criteria, including counseling and health, campus safety and academic life.
Daily Lobo 30 mins ago

Locals provide support to memorial

By Stephen Montoya Part 3 in a series. Sgt. Pete Padilla and Pfc. Manuel Mora, Albuquerque natives who died during the Vietnam Conflict, are still very much alive in the memories of friends, mentors and complete strangers. State Sen.
Daily Lobo 31 mins ago

Athletes' brains scrutinized in concussion study

As part of The Mind Research Network’s concussion study following UNM athletes, Brain Safe Project researchers have advised additional medical care and brain testing for at least 29 Lobo athletes after “incidental findings” were reported in their MRI scans. So far the research conducted by the scientists has yielded some interesting results.

Rice starting tight end out 4-6 weeks with fractured rib

Rice starting tight end Connor Cella will miss 4-to-6 weeks with a fractured rib, coach David Bailiff said Thursday. Cella had 13 catches for 130 yards and one touchdown in 14 games last season. Robby Wells will take over the job at tight end in Cella’s absence. Also, Jordan Taylor, the Owls’ top receiver, has […]
Plain Dealer 33 mins ago

New Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett can't replace Braxton Miller, but will try to keep the Buckeyes afloat with new offensive approach

"The best quarterbacks are great distributors, and I watch (Denver Broncos quarterback) Peyton Manning and I'm in awe of the way he distributes the ball," Meyer said. "I thought Kenny Guiton was one of the best I've been around as far as getting the ball out quickly and distributing to playmakers and letting them run with the ball, let them make plays. That's what my initial evaluation of J.T. is, he's very good at that."
Daily Lobo 33 mins ago

Neuroscience reveals detail of killer kids

University researchers have published a study revealing that children and adolescents who have committed homicide often have physical abnormalities in the brain. The study comes in the wake of the fatal beating of two Albuquerque homeless men, which was allegedly committed by three teenagers. The study, titled “Abnormal Brain Structure in Youth Who Commit Homicide,” revealed that youths age 12 to 18 who commit homicides tend to have different brains than juvenile offenders who have not killed. UNM Psychology Associate Professor and MRN Executive Science Officer Dr. Kent Kiehl, who...

NCAA Player News

  • 2 Tristan Vizcaino

    Tristan Vizcaino

    Cameron Van Winkle, Korey Durkee and Tristan Vizcaino should all factor into Huskies kicking game

  • 2 Travis Rudolph

    Travis Rudolph

    Florida State's freshmen WRs will see playing time as team tries to replace pieces from last year

  • 2 Mason Cole

    Mason Cole

    Michigan settling in with Mason Cole and Ben Braden as starting tackles, right guard still up for grabs

  • 2 Kenjon Barner

    Kenjon Barner

    Chip Kelly's addition of Kenjon Barner doesn't surprise current Oregon Ducks

  • 2 Jonathon Rumph

    Jonathon Rumph

    Jonathon Rumph is catching on for Georgia

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