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‘A long, strange trip’: Thad Matta out as Ohio State coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Thad Matta is out as Ohio State’s basketball coach, with the Buckeyes having missed the last two NCAA Tournaments amid an exodus of players. Matta, who has coached the team for 13...

DATE: June 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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New Mexico AD stepping down amid spending scrutiny

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs, who has faced intense criticism for spending public money on a 2015 golf trip to Scotland that included athletics...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Penn State’s former president and two other ex-administrators were sentenced Friday to at least two months in jail for failing to report a child sexual abuse allegation against...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis women’s lacrosse coach resigns

Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse head coach Julia Decker announced her resignation Friday. According to a FLC news release, the resignation is effective June 30. Decker coached the Skyhawks for...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College gives men’s basketball coach three-year contract

Bob Pietrack signed a three-year contract Thursday to remain the head coach of the Fort Lewis College men’s basketball team. The FLC Board of Trustees approved Pietrack’s contract at a meeting last...

DATE: June 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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No indictment for escort, staffer in Louisville sex scandal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky grand jury declined to indict an escort and former Louisville men’s basketball staffer in a sex scandal that engulfed the program. The Jefferson County grand jury...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College softball player Angelique Elemen earns All-American status

Fort Lewis College softball player Angelique Elemen made program history Wednesday. After receiving All-South Central Region and All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference First-Team honors for her...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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NBA draft deadline shapes next season in college basketball

College basketball’s version of decision day could go a long way toward shaping how the next season will play out. Teams that have players remain in the NBA draft will have huge holes to fill,...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Air Force receiver Jalen Robinette’s graduation put on hold

AIR FORCE ACADEMY – The Air Force Academy says wide receiver Jalen Robinette didn’t graduate with his class after the cadet’s qualifications were called into question. The ceremony took place...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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University of New Mexico spending under review

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The state Auditor’s Office is reviewing the spending of public money by the University of New Mexico’s athletic department on a 2015 golf trip to Scotland that included the...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Cannizzaro leads Denver into lacrosse semis vs. former team

DENVER – For a little extra motivation, Denver senior lacrosse player Connor Cannizzaro glances toward the ice. After all, the Pioneers hockey team did earn something this season he thoroughly...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Kansas’ Josh Jackson diversion requires apology, anger classes

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Former Kansas basketball player Josh Jackson must attend anger management classes, write a letter of apology and refrain from using alcohol or recreational drugs for a year as part...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports