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Sessions, running for Senate, rejects Trump's…

Jeff Sessions is pushing back at President Donald Trump’s criticisms on his recusal in the Russia investigation when he was attorney general

Alabama coronavirus outlook worsening amid state…

Health officials are worried that Alabama's coronavirus caseload is increasing and residents aren't guarding against COVID-19 as it opens its casinos, church and more

HBCUs work to return to sports amid new coronavirus

Historically black schools in the Southwestern Athletic Conference have fared well economically so far despite limited resources and the shutdown of sports because of the pandemic

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SEC, Big 12 to allow football workouts on campus…

Southeastern Conference schools will be able to bring athletes in all sports back to campus for voluntary activities starting June 8 at the discretion of each university

The Latest: Outlaws run in front of limited fans…

The World of Outlaws raced in front of live fans -- through attendance was greatly capped because of the coronavirus pandemic -- for the first time in months at a Sprint Car event in Peavley, Missouri

Star college football recruit charged with attempted murder

News outlets report a high school football player designated as a star recruit for colleges by ESPN has been accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend

Clemson WR Ross to have shoulder surgery

Clemson's top returning receiver Justyn Ross will have surgery on his shoulder next month

Former Florida State lineman accused of striking…

A former Florida State offensive lineman is facing misdemeanor charges that he struck his then-girlfriend during arguments two years ago

Lessons from 1918: Old pandemic is a murky guide for sports

A century ago, college sports in the United States was hit hard by the Spanish flu pandemic

Change of plea hearing for suspect accused of game threat

A judge has scheduled a change of plea hearing for a California man accused of threatening a shooting at Ohio State University and vowing to hurt players on the football team

NCAA to lift moratorium on football, basketball…

The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to lift a moratorium on voluntary workouts by football and basketball players effective June 1 as a growing number of college leaders expressed confidence that fall sports will be possible in some form despite concerns about the coronavirus pandemic

AP Exclusive: Power Five spend big on lobbying…

The Power Five conferences spent $350,000 lobbying Congress in the first three months of 2020

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Evangelist who built global ministry dies in…

Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built an international ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia

The Latest: Three South Carolina coaches taking…

South Carolina’s highest paid head coaches are taking 10% salary cuts amid the coronavirus pandemic

Spouse of broadcaster killed in Louisiana plane crash sues

The husband of a broadcast journalist who was killed in a Louisiana plane crash along with four others has filed a lawsuit against the aircraft’s owners and insurers, as well as the pilot’s estate

Column: Former Georgia player shows power of persistence

For all its ills, there are times when college athletics gets it right

Virus has NFL prospects pondering threat of a lost season

There is an extra level of anxiety these days for college football players who are NFL prospects and hoping for a big season to boost their exposure with pro scouts

Football still a possibility at big 3 Cal State schools

The California State University system’s plan for a mostly virtual fall semester doesn’t necessarily close the door on football at its three schools that play in the Mountain West Conference

Lefty QB Tua Tagovailoa a rarity in the right-handed NFL

Miami Dolphins rookie Tua Tagovailoa is a rarity in the NFL as a left-handed quarterback

Bye buy games? G5 could lose millions in Power 5…

The financial impact of the pandemic on college football carries a particular concern for the so-called Group of Five conferences

Rodgers says Packers' decision to draft Love…

Packers star Aaron Rodgers acknowledges Green Bay’s decision to draft a quarterback in the first round surprised him and complicated his hopes of playing his entire career with the same team

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Correction: Paul Newberry-Persistence Pays Off story

In a story May 15, 2020, about former Georgia football player Shedrick Wynn earning his college degree, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Jalen Jackson is his son

Colorful player, coach Pepper Rodgers dies at age…

Pepper Rodgers has died at the age of 88

LSU plan, Akron cuts, highlight divergent…

Some college athletic departments are eliminating teams while others are discussing plans to welcome athletes back to campus as soon as next month