Monday, August 03, 2020

College Sports

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Big Bend volleyball coach discussed adjusting to later season next year

MOSES LAKE — Big Bend Community College’s volleyball season moved from the first sport to begin to the last one ...

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Charges dismissed against Tennessee lineman Darel Middleton

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee defensive lineman Darel Middleton no longer faces charges of domestic assault and public intoxication for an incident with his girlfriend in February.

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Big Ten Freshman of Year Cockburn returning to Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Big Ten Freshman of the Year Kofi Cockburn is returning to Illinois for his sophomore season.

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Reports: Text to Pac-12 players encourages possible opt-out

A text message circulating among Pac-12 football players is encouraging them to opt-out of practices and games until they can negotiate protections and benefits related to health and safety, economic rights and t...

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Illinois star Ayo Dosunmu to return for junior season

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois basketball star Ayo Dosunmu plans to return for his junior season rather than turn pro.

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Stanford guard Tyrell Terry remains in NBA draft

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford guard Tyrell Terry has decided to keep his name in the NBA draft and skip his final three seasons of college.

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Harvey Updyke, 'Bama fan who poisoned trees at Auburn, dies

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Harvey Updyke, the overzealous University of Alabama football fan who poisoned landmark oak trees at archrival Auburn University and went to jail after bragging about it on a radio show, has ...

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DJ Funderburk opts to return to NC State for final season

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk plans to return to the Wolfpack for his senior season after considering whether to leave school for a professional career.

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Mitchell to return for senior season at San Diego State

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Forward Matt Mitchell will return to San Diego State for his senior season after exploring his chances in the NBA Draft.

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Pac-12 sets Sept. 26 start for 10-game football schedule

The Pac-12 set Sept. 26 as the start date Friday for its 10-game, conference-only football schedule, joining the Southeastern Conference in pushing back its season by three weeks because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Alabama sports writers honor Henry, Brown, Shufford, Martin

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry and former Auburn defensive lineman Derrick Brown headlined the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s annual athlete of the year awards, which we...

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The Latest: Duke says 25 returning athletes test positive

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

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Pac-12 football players urge opt-out amid COVID-19 concerns

A group of Pac-12 football players on Sunday threatened to opt out of the coming season unless its concerns about competing during the COVID-19 pandemic and other racial and economic issues in college sports are ...

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Correction: University of Michigan-Doctor story

DETROIT (AP) — In a story July 30, 2020, about a lawsuit against the University of Michigan, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a football player had told coach Bo Schembechler about abuse by Dr. Robe...

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La-Lafayette coach, ex-Miss. St. player Looney dead at 31

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Louisiana-Lafayette assistant football coach and former Mississippi State player D.J. Looney died from a heart attack following a team workout Saturday morning at Cajun Field, university off...