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Style vs safety: Do too many football helmets pose a risk?

Oregon football players used three helmets last season – green, black and white – that were mixed and matched with myriad uniform combinations. The Ducks were pioneers in football fashion and other...

DATE: June 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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LSU beats Oregon State on consecutive days to reach College World Series finals

OMAHA, Neb. – Nothing LSU encounters in the College World Series championship series will be any more daunting than the task the Tigers had to complete to get there. The Tigers had to beat an...

DATE: June 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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LSU beats Oregon State at College World Series, ending 23-game win streak

OMAHA, Neb. – With a wave of his cap to the LSU fans, Alex Lange disappeared into the dugout after what very well could have been his last outing as a collegian. It was one of his best, and most...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

45 years after Title IX, most women’s college coaches are white males

ORLANDO, Fla. – On the 45th anniversary of Title IX, women and people of color remain on the outside when it comes to hiring head coaches in women’s college sports, according to a report Friday by...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Bramley tackles Mt. Evan’s Ascent in surprise fashion

Rebecca Bramley ran the race she was born to run on Sunday. The Fort Lewis College junior tackled the 14.5-mile Mt. Evan’s Ascent. The race starts at 10,600 feet on Echo Lake and finishes on the...

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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TCU’s Wymer stymies Louisivlle at College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. – Sean Wymer struck out national player of the year Brendan McKay in two key situations while pitching 4 1/3 innings of shutout relief, and TCU was on the right side of two close plays...

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Investigation of leak could cost University of Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS – The investigation into a leak of confidential information about allegations of sexual harassment by a University of Minnesota athletic department employee could become costly....

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Poche’ sets LSU wins mark, Florida State out of College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. — Jared Poche’ became LSU’s career wins leader, Jake Slaughter hit a three-run homer, and the Tigers eliminated Florida State from the College World Series with a 7-4 win Wednesday...

DATE: June 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Howard’s 12 Ks, Merrill homer help TCU oust Texas A&M from College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. – Roommates Brian Howard and Ryan Merrill are going to have plenty to talk about around their apartment whenever they and the rest of the TCU Horned Frogs return to Fort Worth. Howard...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Florida’s Singer hums along in College World Series win over Louisville

OMAHA, Neb. – Florida entered the College World Series last year with eight players taken in the first 10 rounds of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft and was an overwhelming favorite to win its...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Oregon State streak to 23 after rout of LSU

OMAHA, Neb. — The dominance Oregon State has shown all season was on full display Monday night. Bryce Fehmel limited LSU to two hits in eight innings, KJ Harrison hit the first College World Series...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Florida State knocks Cal State Fullerton from College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. — Florida State’s dugout was a bit deflated after the Seminoles gave up three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to have a two-run lead against Cal State Fullerton turn into a...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports