With so much talk in college football surrounding the Northwestern University players' attempt at unionizing, the focus of discussion has swayed heavily in the direction of annual salaries for football players.
Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is one of 30 prospects who has officially accepted an invitation to the NFL Draft set next month.
Austin Peay State University said it has dismissed leading returning rusher Omar Williams from the football team for academic reasons on Friday.
Stony Brook's home game against Bryant on Labor Day weekend has been moved to Thursday, Aug. 28.
After an outstanding 2012 campaign that resulted in a trip to the Sugar Bowl, the Florida Gators' expectations were sky-high to repeat or even improve upon their success last season.
Stony Brook will open the 2015 season with a game at Toledo.
Kentucky coach Mark Stoops announced Wednesday that quarterback Jalen Whitlow will transfer.
McNeese State's football team will open its 2015 season with a game at LSU, the two schools announced on Wednesday.
The Cure Bowl will be added to the college football postseason line-up, starting in December 2015.
Buck Buchanan Award voters sure love their defensive ends.
Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly, nephew of Buffalo Bills Hall of Famer Jim Kelly, has been dismissed from the team for conduct detrimental to the program.
Starting quarterback Michael Birdsong is transferring from James Madison following an offseason in which the football program brought in former Georgia Tech starter Vad Lee.
The University of Notre Dame announced Saturday that artificial turf will be installed at Notre Dame Stadium in time for the 2014 football season.
Missouri has dismissed wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham from the team, the school announced Friday.
Mississippi Valley State will play an 11- game schedule under first-year football coach Rick Comegy this year.
Murray State football coach Chris Hatcher announced on Friday that starting quarterback Maikhail Miller has left the program.
Robert Morris will kick off the John Banaszak era against Eastern Kentucky and play five home games as part of an 11-game 2014 schedule announced on Friday.
The University of Dayton football team will play six times at home, beginning with a first-ever matchup against Georgetown, in an 11-game schedule this year.
It didn't take long for the Missouri Tigers to make a name for themselves in the SEC.
The NCAA has denied UNLV's appeal over a postseason ban for low academic scores, the school said Thursday.
FCS conferences have been trumpeting that the top teams on their level of college football are a lot like the teams from the non-BCS conferences.
Tennessee State football coach Rod Reed signed a five-year extension through the 2018 season on Wednesday.
College football's turnover strikes again.
Gardner-Webb football is ready to try to build on its highest win total since 2003 this year.
McNeese State senior wide receiver Ernest Celestie has been granted a sixth season of eligibility by the NCAA, the Southland Conference university announced Friday.
Jadeveon Clowney is a freak of nature.
Broderick Fobbs could sense Grambling State would be a part of his future even during the moment he was making it his past.
Of the teams that earned their way to the Final Four this weekend, none has as many story lines surrounding it as Connecticut.
Of the teams that earned their way to the Final Four this weekend, none has as many story lines surrounding it as Connecticut.
Florida State tight end Nick O'Leary was in another motorcycle accident and will miss spring practice with an injured ankle, Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher said Wednesday.
Set to visit the University of Washington this season, Eastern Washington's football program will do the same in opening the 2019 campaign.
It's been just over one year since Appalachian State and Georgia Southern announced their move to the FBS level, joining the Sun Belt Conference, effective this summer.
Portland State's football program will play a pair of Pac-12 schools and five times at home as part of its 12-game schedule this year.
Morehead State's football team will try to build off coach Rob Tenyer's first season at the helm during its 12-game 2014 schedule announced on Monday.
Th 10th annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge between Alabama A&M and North Carolina A&T has been moved to Bright House Networks Stadium on the campus of the University of Central Florida on Aug. 31.
After two straight losing seasons, the Holy Cross football program hopes to get back on track this year in a 12-game schedule announced on Thursday.
The University of Massachusetts' decision to leave Mid-American Conference football is being felt all the way down in Sun Belt country.
The University of Massachusetts has decided to leave the Mid-American Conference, effective at the conclusion of the 2015 season.
The National Labor Relations Board has ruled that Northwestern football players are employees of the university and should therefore be entitled to be represented in collective bargaining.
Southern Utah will be without standout linebacker Zak Browning during the 2014 season while he goes on an LDS Church mission.
Sam Houston State has completed a 12-game football schedule for this season by adding a Sept. 13 home date against Colorado State University Pueblo, the Southland Conference university announced Wednesday.
With a favorable home schedule this year, Lamar's football program believes it has the chance to post its first winning season since the sport was reinstituted in 2010.
The University of South Dakota football team will kick off its 2014 season at Oregon and play six times at home as part of its 12-game schedule.
Navy freshman slot back Will McKamey passed away Tuesday while in a coma at a Baltimore-area hospital. He was 19 years old.
The theme of the week is college basketball and the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 round, which will get underway on Thursday.
How 'bout that Jimmy Football?
A quarterback competition usually draws the focus of any football team.
Youngstown State standout linebacker Teven Williams will not be a member of the Penguins' program for his senior season.
Ball State has given head football coach Pete Lembo a contract extension through the 2018 season.
North Texas head football coach Dan McCarney has signed a five-year extension with the school.
Baylor center Isaiah Austin became the latest underclassman to enter the 2014 NBA Draft, with Bears head coach Scott Drew announcing the 7-foot-1 center's intentions on Tuesday.
Kentucky's Julius Randle has decided to skip out on his final three years of eligibility and enter the NBA Draft.
Clemson forward K.J. McDaniels announced Tuesday he will skip his senior season and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Tennessee filled its head coaching vacancy with Tuesday's hiring of Southern Miss bench boss Donnie Tyndall.
With every college basketball offseason comes the long list of players who have decided to take their talents elsewhere via a transfer.
Tennessee State on Monday named Dana Ford as its new head men's basketball coach.
Northern Illinois University rewarded men's head basketball coach Mark Montgomery with a two-year contract extension that runs through the 2017-18 season.
Elijah Brown is leaving the Butler basketball program.
Coming off an appearance in the NIT, Georgia State extended the contract of head men's basketball coach Ron Hunter for two years on Friday.
Tulsa has named Frank Haith as its new men's basketball coach.
Duke sophomore forward Rodney Hood is following teammate Jabari Parker to the NBA Draft.
Frank Haith will leave Missouri after three seasons to be the next men's basketball coach at Tulsa, according to a report Thursday.
Duke sophomore forward Rodney Hood declared for the NBA Draft on Thursday, according to a report by the Charlotte Observer.
Kentucky swingman James Young has announced he will forgo his final three seasons of eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Duke freshman forward Jabari Parker announced his intention to enter the upcoming NBA Draft.
There has been a major breakthrough in terms of compensating college athletes. But it has nothing to do with the Northwestern University football team's pursuit of unionization and more to do with how much deep-dish pizza the Wildcats can scarf down when their bellies are feeling empty.
USC guard Byron Wesley, the Trojans' leading scorer this past season, says he will use his final year of eligibility to play for another program.
Kansas State rewarded head men's basketball coach Bruce Weber with a one-year contract extension through the 2019 academic year.
Arizona State guard Jahii Carson announced Wednesday his intentions to forgo his final two seasons of eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
UCLA sophomore guard Kyle Anderson and freshman guard Zach LaVine have elected to forego their remaining collegiate eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Michigan sophomores Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III have declared for the NBA Draft.
Michigan State junior swingman Branden Dawson announced Tuesday his decision to return to school for his senior season.
Arizona forward Aaron Gordon and guard Nick Johnson announced their decisions to enter the 2014 NBA Draft on Tuesday.
The University of California named Cuonzo Martin head men's basketball coach on Tuesday.
Since the end of the NCAA Tournament, and even while the event was still taking place, there have been a flurry of announcements by underclassmen stating their intentions to enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Michigan State sophomore guard Gary Harris will skip his final two seasons of college eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Syracuse forward Jerami Grant has opted to forgo his final two years of collegiate eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
Louisville head coach Rick Pitino received some "great news" Monday when forward Montrezl Harrell announced he will return to school for his junior season.
Kevin Ware, the Louisville guard who suffered one of the most gruesome on-court injuries in memory, has decided to transfer to Georgia State.
New Mexico center Alex Kirk announced Friday that he will forego his senior season and enter the NBA Draft.
Tennessee forward Jarnell Stokes said Friday he will skip his senior season to enter the NBA Draft.
Iowa State announced Friday it will raise the salary of men's basketball coach Fred Hoiberg to $2.2 million a year after he led the Cyclones to their first Big 12 Tournament title in 14 years.
Michigan will be without the services of center Jon Horford next season.
The announcements to this point have been few, but maybe society is finally concluding that an athlete coming out publicly about being gay is no longer a news story that has to transcend all else that is occurring in the world and bring newscasts and blogs to their knees.
Jacksonville, FL (Sports Network) - Jacksonville University named Tony Jasick its next head men's basketball on Wednesday.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee men's basketball team has been banned from the postseason for the 2014-15 season after the NCAA denied the school's final appeal over low academic scores.
Seven-foot Kansas freshman Joel Embiid has declared for the NBA Draft.
UMass guard Derrick Gordon has come out as the first openly gay player in Division I men's college basketball.
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has hired Bobby Collins as head men's basketball coach.
Longtime assistant David Richman was named head men's basketball coach at North Dakota State on Tuesday.
Appalachian State has named Jim Fox its new head men's basketball coach, the school announced Tuesday.
As expected, Oklahoma State All-American guard Marcus Smart has formally announced his intention to enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
North Carolina State sophomore forward T.J. Warren is foregoing his final two seasons of eligibility and will enter the NBA Draft.
Shabazz Napier took a dribble or two from behind the 3-point arc and then lifted up for a 3-pointer many times on Monday night.
Shabazz Napier wanted everyone's attention -- no small feat in AT&T Stadium, cavernous home of the NFL's Dallas Cowboys.
Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut finished an improbable run through the NCAA Tournament by beating Kentucky 60-54 on Monday night to win the fourth national title in program history, all in the last 16 years. The Huskies, the first No. 7 seed ever to play in the national final, never trailed and survived a 19-5 Kentucky run spanning the first and second half. Ryan Boatright, who stayed in the game despite rolling his left ankle late in the second half, added 14 points for the Huskies (32-8) and Niels Giffey scored 10. James Young had 20 points to lead Kentucky (29-11) and leading scorer Julius Randle contributed 10. The Wildcats, who came out of the Midwest Region as a No. 8 seed, trailed 30-15 with six minutes left in the first half and were only able to pull within one point several times in the second half, never tying the game. The Wildcats were trying to win their second title in three years and ninth overall.
A 15-point Connecticut lead was whittled to four points by a 16-5 Kentucky run to end the first half of Monday's NCAA title game.
Manhattan College says Steve Masiello can return as head men's basketball coach after he completes his undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky.
NBA All-Stars Alonzo Mourning and Mitch Richmond, along with NCAA championship coaches Nolan Richardson and Gary Williams are among this year's inductees for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The 2014 national championship game comprises the two lowest seeded teams in NCAA Tournament history, as the Kentucky Wildcats tangle with the Connecticut Huskies at AT&T Stadium on Monday night.