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Alabama Crimson Tide starts season atop Associated Press college football rankings

Alabama will begin its quest for a second consecutive national championship with a rare three-peat. The Crimson Tide is just the second team to be ranked No. 1 in the preseason Associated Press Top...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

New Mexico handles Fort Lewis College in volleyball exhibition

The Fort Lewis volleyball team was swept in an exhibition game against the University of New Mexico on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Lobos in straight sets, 25-17, 25-11 and 25-15. Senior...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

A leaner, faster Arion Worthman returns to lead Air Force football

AIR FORCE ACADEMY — This much senior quarterback Arion Worthman knows: He’s leaner, faster and ready to lead Air Force’s triple-option offense. And this much Worthman doesn’t really know: his muddy...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Colorado State chasing Boise State in Mountain West

DENVER – Boise State could very well make this a memorable 20th season for the Mountain West Conference. Extremely memorable, perhaps. Because if things go just right and break just so, the Broncos...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks Scoreboard: Fort Lewis College men’s soccer picked third in RMAC

Behind a strong group of returning players playing for third-year head coach David Oberholtzer, the Fort Lewis College men’s soccer team was picked third in the preseason coaches poll Wednesday....

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Heisman hopeful Grier wants to lead WVU to Big 12 title

Maybe Will Grier can do at West Virginia what Baker Mayfield did with Oklahoma before going to the NFL. If the senior quarterback can mimic the spectacular season had by Mayfield, the Mountaineers...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Washington Huskies lead Pac-12 college football favorites

LOS ANGELES – Chris Petersen spent the past half-decade building a powerhouse at Washington, and his latest group is the strong favorite to win the Pac-12 title while leading the league’s quest to...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Colorado Buffaloes football looks for bounce-back season

BOULDER – Colorado quarterback Steven Montez revealed his true colors – the green of Colorado State and the red of Nebraska really aren’t on his mind. Not at the moment, anyway. He’s thinking more...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Maryland parts ways with assistant after player death

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Maryland has parted ways with its strength and conditioning coach and “mistakes were made” in the treatment of offensive lineman Jordan McNair, who collapsed on the practice...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Colorado State football coach Mike Bobo hospitalized

FORT COLLINS – Colorado State football coach Mike Bobo has been hospitalized to undergo a medical evaluation after experiencing numbness in his feet. Bobo said in a statement Monday that he’s “very...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Urban Meyer probe costs $500K for Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Urban Meyer investigation is costing Ohio State $500,000, but whether the superstar football coach keeps his job still comes down to whether the university wants to stick with...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

College football coaches feeling heat this season

A potentially quiet silly season for coaching moves can quickly turn into whirlwind of big openings. That was the case last year when Nebraska and Florida descended into tumultuous seasons and...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports