The Latest: Pacers' Oladipo to sit out restart of…

The Indiana Pacers will finish this season without Victor Oladipo after the two-time All-Star decided to sit out because of the risk of re-injuring his right knee

Idaho march brings college athletes, officers together

A strong connection between law enforcement and Idaho State student-athletes set the stage for a recent peaceful unity march in Pocatello, Idaho

Texas A&M, Jimbo Fisher handed recruiting…

The NCAA has put Texas A&M’s football program on probation and coach Jimbo Fisher has been given a six-month show-cause order

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Suspect accused of football game threat enters…

A California man accused of threatening a shooting at Ohio State University and vowing to hurt players on the football team has pleaded guilty

The Latest: Oklahoma athletics cutting $13.7M…

The Oklahoma athletics department has announced $13.7 million in budget cuts it blames on fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, including a 10% salary drop for any employee earning at least $1,000,000 per year

USGA transfers US media rights from Fox back to…

The USGA is leaving the Fox for the Peacock

Alabama mayor resigns after post on Crimson Tide's BLM video

A controversial small-town mayor in Alabama has resigned after complaining online about the University of Alabama football team's support for the Black Lives Matter movement

K-State players announce boycott after student's…

Kansas State football players say they will boycott all team activities until administrators create a policy that would allow a student to be expelled for “openly racist, threatening or disrespectful actions.”

Kansas State athletes, officials decry student's Floyd tweet

Kansas State University President Richard Myers says the school is considering its options after a student posted a tweet mocking the death of George Floyd

Clemson has 14 more football players test positive this week

Clemson had an additional 14 football players test positive for the coronavirus this week

Oregon, Oregon State drop 'Civil War' name for rivalry

Oregon and Oregon State have mutually agreed to drop the name “Civil War” for their rivalry games

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Irish punter moving from dairy farm to Georgia Tech

David Shanahan took an unusual path for an Irish teenager but landed a full scholarship to become a punter for Georgia Tech. The 19-year-old Shanahan quit Gaelic football to concentrate on his punting and then attended Prokick Australia

The Latest: Morehouse cancels football, cross…

Morehouse College canceled its football and cross country seasons because of the coronavirus pandemic

Alabama players, Saban appear in anti-racism video

The University of Alabama football team has released a video speaking out against racism and including the message that “all lives can’t matter until Black lives matter.”

College athletes using platform to address social issues

Running back Deuce McAllister was part of a group of student-athletes in the late 1990s who helped push administrators at Mississippi into largely eliminating the Confederate flag from Ole Miss football games

ACC Commissioner John Swofford stepping down…

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford is retiring after the 2020-21 academic year, ending his tenure after 24 years

3 football players announce plans to transfer…

Three football players at Liberty University say they have entered the transfer portal and two of them cite “racial insensitivity” in the university’s leadership or similar reasons

Return of college athletes gives glimpse of back…

As colleges and universities ponder how to reopen campuses to droves of students during a pandemic, athletic programs around the country are providing a daily glimpse at the challenges that lie ahead _ and maybe some possible solutions

New sponsorship categories could help Olympic federations

Illinois' Elk Grove Village is looking at sponsoring a U.S. Olympic federation in another bid to generate exposure for the Chicago suburb

The Latest: American sailor Caleb Paine ends…

The only American sailor to win a medal in the last two Olympics says he’s ending his campaign for the postponed Tokyo Games to focus on the America’s Cup

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