Seven Michigan St football players charged in tunnel melee

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Seven Michigan State players have been charged in the postgame melee in Michigan Stadium’s tunnel last month, according to a statement Wednesday from the Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office. The most serious charge is against cornerback Khary Crump, who faces a felony count of felonious assault. The charges against the six others … Read more

Virginia cancels Virginia Tech game after player deaths

Virginia has canceled its game against rival Virginia Tech scheduled for Saturday following the slaying of three players on campus just over a week ago. The university made the announcement Monday night, two days after a nearly two-hour memorial service to remember Lavel Davis Jr., Devin Chandler and D’Sean Perry. The three were fatally shot … Read more

No. 1 North Central tries to carry dominance into D3 playoffs

There can be problems associated with being the No. 1-ranked team in Division 3. For example, is it possible North Central College has been too dominant? Since beating Wheaton 33-20 on Oct. 1, the Cardinals have won their last six games by a combined score of 359-6. Seven of their wins this season have been … Read more

Parking lot shootout in Florida leaves 1 dead, 8 wounded

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A shootout in Florida’s capital city in which “dozens and dozens of shots were fired” left one dead and eight wounded, and police shot one of three suspects who were later detained, authorities said. Tallahassee police officers responding to reports of the shootout in the parking lots of a liquor store and … Read more

College basketball preview: Loyola, UIC look to make leaps in new leagues; DePaul remains buried in Big East

Out with old rivals Illinois State, Bradley and Drake. In with anticipated new ones Dayton, Saint Louis and … VCU? After a nine-year run in the Missouri Valley Conference, Loyola University is all set to step up in class and compete in a new league — the Atlantic 10 Conference. “Obviously, we’re super excited about … Read more

2 Indiana State football players among 3 killed in crash

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Two freshman members of the Indiana State University team were among the three students who were killed in a weekend crash, officials said Monday. Two other team members who were injured in the crash were out of intensive care but remained hospitalized in serious condition, the university said in a statement. … Read more

B1G deal: Big Ten lands $7 billion, NFL-style TV contracts

The Big Ten’s new $7 billion media rights deal will string the conference’s top football games across three major networks each week, creating an NFL-style television schedule on Saturdays. The Big Ten announced Thursday it has reached seven-year agreements with Fox, CBS and NBC to share the rights to the conference’s football and basketball games. … Read more

White Sox broadcaster Benetti adds Fox Sports college football coverage to his resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jason Benetti, the TV voice of the White Sox, will add Fox Sports to his ever-growing resume later … Read more