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New Mexico football pushing to keep momentum going

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – New Mexico is looking to keep pushing forward coming off a 9-4 season and consecutive bowl appearances, including the program’s first postseason win since 2007. The recent...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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U.S. college teams near Barcelona van attack

Men’s basketball teams from Oregon State, Clemson and Arizona were staying at a hotel in Barcelona, Spain, near where a van drove into pedestrians on Thursday, but team officials said everyone was...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College football practices change under NCAA rules

Fort Lewis College’s football team reported to camp Aug. 7 facing new practice rules. The NCAA approved measures to eliminate traditional two-a-days, which consisted of two contact practices in one...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Targeting: College football’s most hated rule here to stay

In these times when so much divides Americans, the targeting penalty brings college football fans together. Just about all of them hate it. The targeting foul turns 10 this season, though the real...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College soccer overhauls roster under coach Oberholtzer

Twelve players eligible to return to the Fort Lewis College men’s soccer team will no longer play for the three-time national champions. Seventeen new players will fill the roster along with...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Louisville appeals ‘draconian’ NCAA penalties in escort case

Louisville says the NCAA “abused” its authority when it disciplined the school for a sex scandal that could result in the loss of its 2013 national basketball championship. The school also says in...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Nobody’s laughing at Colorado Buffaloes’ lofty goals this time

ENGLEWOOD – Just like last year, Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre has declared that the Buffaloes’ goal is to play in the Pac-12 title game. Only this time, nobody laughed. A year ago, the Buffaloes...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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NCAA adopts sexual violence policy, emphasizing education

NCAA member schools will be required to provide sexual violence education for all college athletes, coaches and athletics administrators under a police announced Thursday by the organization’s...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Oklahoma would have to face Big 12 rematch for another title

Either Oklahoma or Texas won the last seven Big 12 championship games. When the conference title game resumes this season after a six-year hiatus, the Red River rivals could be facing each other...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College names Sean Claussen women’s lacrosse head coach

Sean Claussen served on the Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse coaching staff under Kelsey MacDonald and Julia Decker. Now, it is Claussen’s turn to lead the Skyhawks. FLC named Claussen the...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Women’s wrestling bid made to NCAA

COLORADO SPRINGS – Women’s wrestling could someday be an NCAA-sanctioned sport. Wrestle Like A Girl Inc . and its partners announced on Tuesday that they have submitted a bid seeking emerging sport...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College football ready to put pads on, prove doubters wrong

A new voice is set to lead the Fort Lewis College football team. When he looks out across the locker room before the first fall practice Monday morning, he will know what it is like to sit in the...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports