Last Build Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 21:41:52 GMTCopyright: Copyright 2016 The New York Times Company
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:04 GMTL.S.U. running back Leonard Fournette, a junior, hurdling an Auburn player last month. Had Fournette been allowed to enter the draft after his sophomore year, he would most likely have been a high pick.The league’s entry requirements, N.C.A.A. rules on amateurism and football’s demanding nature mean players must give at least three years to their universities while risking career-ending injuries.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:32:25 GMTMinnesota Coach Tracy Claeys and his team running out onto the field for a game against Iowa on Oct. 8. A restraining order prohibits several players accused of sexual assault from being near their accuser’s place of employment — the football stadium where the team plays its home games.The order prohibits five University of Minnesota players from being near a student’s apartment and place of employment, which happens to be where they play their home games.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:39:11 GMTPenn State’s Grant Haley, center, after the Nittany Lions’ victory over Ohio State on Saturday. Haley returned a blocked field-goal attempt for the go-ahead touchdown.The Nittany Lions returned the blocked kick 60 yards for a touchdown, taking the lead for good with less than five minutes left.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:00:14 GMTAlabama’s Jonathan Allen returned a fumble 30 yards for a touchdown that put the Crimson Tide ahead, 26-14, against Texas A&M during the third quarter on Saturday.The Tide entered a bye week with an 8-0 overall record after a game in which its defense scored its ninth touchdown of the season.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 02:22:16 GMTVirginia defensive tackle Donte Wilkins desperately wanted No. 1. “It’s like a big boy’s dream to get to wear the small number,” he said.Turn on any college football game and it’s a safe bet that many of the best players will be wearing uniforms with low numbers, which have become a status symbol.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 01:14:57 GMTLouisville’s Lamar Jackson (8) and a stable of talented Atlantic Coast Conference quarterbacks have been bolstered by improving defenses around the league.With improving defenses and an offense-first mentality featuring a stable of talented quarterbacks, the A.C.C.’s strength, top to bottom, has been upgraded.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:58:13 GMTOregon wide receiver Dwayne Stanford was hoisted after scoring on Virginia in September.The over/under for the Oregon-California football game, 89½, is the highest known total since 1980.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 04:14:32 GMTThe inquiry, by the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, will examine whether Baylor violated the law in its handling of sexual assault claims on campus.