2019 college football

New Ohio State coach kicks off tenure with many new faces

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)  — Ohio State has a new head coach, a reconstituted offensive line and a transfer quarterback who has never started a college football game. But that doesn’t mean expectations will be adjusted for a team that went 86-9 in the past seven seasons under Urban Meyer. Former Meyer assistant Ryan Day began … Continue reading New Ohio State coach kicks off tenure with many new faces

AP Top 25 Podcast: Major court case could upend NCAA

/ FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) A federal judge is soon expected to hand down a decision that could lead to sweeping changes in college sports. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, Dennis Dodd from CBS Sports and AP’s Ralph Russo discuss the so-called Alston antitrust case against the NCAA. Plaintiffs want the … Continue reading AP Top 25 Podcast: Major court case could upend NCAA

CHICAGO | Prosecutors: Smollett paid brothers $3,500 for staged attack

CHICAGO (AP) — Two brothers who told police that Jussie Smollett paid them $3,500 to help stage an attack on himself were linked to the actor through the “Empire” television series, and court documents filed Thursday allege one of the men provided Smollett with designer drugs. Smollett appeared in court for a bond hearing one … Continue reading CHICAGO | Prosecutors: Smollett paid brothers $3,500 for staged attack