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NIU football home-season tickets now on sale

NIU football home-season tickets now on sale

Single-game tickets for the Northern Illinois University Huskies’ 2018 football home season are on sale . Officials say the Huskies’ five home games feature four opponents that played in bowl games last season. They include NIU’s 112th Homecoming game; Family Weekend; a #MACtion rivalry game, named for the Mid-American Conference; and the first game in […]

Football: Freshmen could make immediate impact at UConn

Football: Freshmen could make immediate impact at UConn

Photo: Associated Press File Photo UConn coach Randy Edsall. UConn coach Randy Edsall. Photo: Associated Press File Photo True freshman Travis Jones, an ex-Wilbur Cross star, could see playing time right away at defensive end for the Huskies. True freshman Travis Jones, an ex-Wilbur Cross star, could see playing time right away at defensive end […]

Scenes from the Mid-Penn high school football media day

Scenes from the Mid-Penn high school football media day

Pennsylvania Sports Updated July 27, 2018 at 11:37 AM; Posted July 27, 2018 at 9:49 AM 46 Gallery: 2018 Mid-Penn football media day The 2018 Mid-Penn high school football media day is underway. More than 27 teams and seven media outlets are slated to attend. The day will feature photo shoots, interviews, games and more. Check back […]

As College Football Nears, NCAA Launches Study On Sports Gambling Ramifications

As College Football Nears, NCAA Launches Study On Sports Gambling Ramifications

NCAA president Mark Emmert has continually reiterated that the association supports a federal framework for legalized sports gambling rather than individualized legislation on a state-by-state basis (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images). After weeks of remaining on the sidelines, NCAA executives, league commissioners and coaches are finally providing some insight on how a landmark sports gambling […]

Woman testifies in rape trial of former Tennessee football players: report

Woman testifies in rape trial of former Tennessee football players: report

A woman who says she was raped by two former Tennessee football players in 2014 testified Wednesday (July 25) she was initially reluctant to press charges because “they looked like animals.” Linebacker A.J. Johnson and defensive back Michael Williams, both facing two counts of aggravated rape each, are on trial for allegedly raping the woman […]

For Auburn AD Allen Greene, expectations 'should be high' for 1st football season

For Auburn AD Allen Greene, expectations 'should be high' for 1st football season

Allen Greene doesn’t want to put added pressure on Gus Malzahn and his team ahead of the 2018 season. As a former student-athlete, the first-year Auburn athletics director knows coaches and players put enough pressure on themselves. That’s not to say that Greene doesn’t have a certain level of expectation for his first football season as […]

Gophers football cable TV viewers could get cut out this fall

Gophers football cable TV viewers could get cut out this fall

CHICAGO – Looking to watch college football on the Big Ten Network or Fox Sports 1 this fall? A contract dispute could leave you out in the cold come September. BTN’s 10-year contract with Comcast, the nation’s largest cable provider, expires Sept. 1, and Mark Silverman, president of BTN and National Networks for Fox Sports, […]

Michigan's rivalry woes with Michigan State, Ohio State have one answer

Michigan's rivalry woes with Michigan State, Ohio State have one answer

CLOSE Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh takes more questions at Big Ten media days in Chicago on Monday, July 23, 2018. Nick Baumgardner, Freep MSU football coach Mark Dantonio, left, and U-M football coach Jim Harbaugh at Sound Mind Sound Body.(Photo: Tim Galloway, DFP) CHICAGO — It has been a question Michigan football players have faced […]

More historic Italian clubs go bust … while Juventus sign Cristiano Ronaldo

More historic Italian clubs go bust … while Juventus sign Cristiano Ronaldo

While Juventus and Real Madrid finessed the details of Cristiano Ronaldo’s transfer, a distant funeral bell tolled for three historic Italian clubs – a scenario that accentuated the disparity between those at the top of Italian football and those a few rungs down the ladder. Ronaldo’s arrival has been hailed as a coup for the […]

Reactions vary to new USF football uniforms

Reactions vary to new USF football uniforms

Reactions vary to new USF football uniforms Public sentiment remained mixed late Sunday afternoon on the new USF football uniforms unveiled earlier in the day.A brief video of Bulls TE Mitch Wilcox modeling an all-forest green version of the uniforms was released on the football program’s offi… USF reportedly lands Virginia Tech transfer USF reportedly […]