College Sports


West Virginia becomes home for Hopewell's Rushel Shell

Atop the depth chart and finally settled, Mountaineers running back and Hopewell graduate Rushel Shell is ready for what awaits him.

Quarterback uncertainty lingers for West Virginia

After Clint Trickett’s graduation, junior Skyler Howard and freshman William Crest are spending most of the time under center.



Dukes release two guards for transfer purposes

Jordan Stevens and Desmond Ridenour, guards who saw little playing time, are expected to be only players to transfer from Duquesne this

Duquesne guards Stevens, Ridenour to transfer

Coach Jim Ferry said he is expecting no other players to transfer.


Robert Morris

Robert Morris, Toole agree to extension through 2019-20 season

Andy Toole, 34, had been mentioned as a candidate to coach at other schools, but he stayed with an administration and team he knows.

Robert Morris signs Toole to two-year extension

Robert Morris coach Andy Toole gets a two-year extension, though a prized freshman has been granted his release.


College Sports

Former Oakland Catholic swimming star has Olympic dreams

After winning two NCAA swimming titles, Leah Smith will spend the next year competing for a chance to represent Team USA in Rio de Janeiro.

UConn holds off Notre Dame, wins third straight NCAA women's title

The Huskies (38-1), the NCAA tournament’s No. 1 overall seed, allowed just one field goal over the final 5 minutes, 28 seconds.



Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott wins AAU Sullivan Award

NEW YORK (AP) -- Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott won the AAU Sullivan Award on Sunday as the most outstanding U.S.

Florida football player Jackson arrested for armed robbery

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- A University of Florida redshirt freshman football player faces charges after a robbery at a


5-year-old namesake grandson of Jerry Tarkanian has stroke

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Family members say the 5-year-old namesake grandson of famed basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian has suffered a

Duke guard Tyus Jones latest Blue Devil to enter NBA draft

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Tyus Jones is the latest Duke freshman to enter the NBA draft....



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