College football

Former Penn State president Graham Spanier walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, March 20, 2017. Spanier faces charges that he failed to report suspected child sex abuse in the last remaining criminal case in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
March 20, 2017 - 9:46 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of Penn State's former president on charges that he put children at risk by mishandling child sex abuse complaints about retired assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. Graham Spanier arrived at a Harrisburg courthouse on Monday for...
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Seton Hall's Angel Delgado (31) shoots over Arkansas's Moses Kingsley (33) during the second half in a first-round game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
March 19, 2017 - 12:12 pm
The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:01 p.m. The Atlantic Coast Conference raised some eyebrows during football season by going 10-4 in head-to-head matchups with the Southeastern Conference, which prides itself as the nation's best football conference. Now the SEC has a chance...
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March 18, 2017 - 3:31 am
GEORGIA TECH-PRO DAY Georgia Tech's Thomas hopes versatility gets him NFL shot ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas knows his chances are slim to play quarterback in the NFL, so the former Georgia Tech standout hopes to impress pro scouts with his versatility. He got his first big chance Friday at Georgia...
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March 07, 2017 - 8:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors in Los Angeles have decided not to file sexual assault charges against suspended USC football player Osa Masina, who is awaiting trial on similar charges in Utah. The LA County district attorney's office released documents on the decision Tuesday. They say it would be...
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Wisconsin linebacker T.J. Watt stretches at the NFL football scouting combine Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
March 05, 2017 - 1:55 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Most prospects at the NFL combine are hoping to make a name for themselves. Not. T.J. Watt, who is set to join brothers J.J., the Texans superstar defensive end returning from back surgery , and Derek, a Chargers fullback coming off a solid rookie season. Although T.J., 22, is...
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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2016 file photo, Alabama's Reuben Foster answers a question during media day in Atlanta. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that linebacker Reuben Foster, a potential top-10 pick, has been sent home from the NFL's annual combine. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the NFL wasn't commenting on the situation. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
March 04, 2017 - 10:36 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — If linebacker Reuben Foster is worried that he hurt his draft stock by getting kicked out of the NFL's scouting combine he isn't showing it. The former Alabama star posted a live video on Instagram on Saturday, but he demurred when fans asked about him getting sent home...
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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2016 file photo, Alabama's Reuben Foster answers a question during media day in Atlanta. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that linebacker Reuben Foster, a potential top-10 pick, has been sent home from the NFL's annual combine. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the NFL wasn't commenting on the situation. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
March 04, 2017 - 8:30 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that linebacker Reuben Foster, a potential top-10 pick, has been sent home from the NFL's annual combine. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the NFL wasn't commenting on the situation. ESPN first...
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March 01, 2017 - 6:42 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' top law enforcement agency has opened a preliminary investigation into Baylor University and how it handled reports of sexual and physical assault over several years. The Texas Rangers confirmed Wednesday they are working with the McLennan County prosecutor's office to "...
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FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2016, file photo, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly, center, watches as his players run off the field during an NCAA college football game against Texas in Austin, Texas. Kelly enters 2017 in need of a big turnaround, with a revamped coaching staff (new defensive, offensive and special teams coordinators) and new starting quarterback (Brandon Wimbush). (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
March 01, 2017 - 2:43 am
The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore, a team that loses a lot of close games one season is likely to add wins the next season as its bad luck evens out. Last year's Nebraska team was the perfect example. In 2015, the Cornhuskers (6-7)...
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March 01, 2017 - 2:39 am
The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore, a team that loses a lot of close games one season is likely to add wins the next season as its bad luck evens out. Last year's Nebraska team was the perfect example. In 2015, the Cornhuskers (6-7)...
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