College sports

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks with the media after a series of listening sessions about campus sexual violence, Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 13, 2017 - 6:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department's top civil rights official's "flippant" remarks are raising questions about the government's commitment to fighting campus sexual violence, even as she issued her second apology in as many days for attributing 90 percent of sexual assault claims to both...
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Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher speaks to the media during the Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA college football media day in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, July 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
July 13, 2017 - 2:59 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on ACC media days (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher was asked Thursday if he's ready for the regular season opener against perennial power Alabama on Sept. 2 at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. "I scheduled it, so I better be...
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July 13, 2017 - 2:20 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference won big in football in 2016. So it's fitting the league starts its annual preseason media days by featuring reigning national champion Clemson and Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson of Louisville. The league opens its two-day event in Charlotte...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Mississippi head coach Hugh Freeze walks off the field following a loss to No. 1 Alabama in an NCAA college football game, in Oxford, Miss. Gus Malzahn, Kevin Sumlin and Hugh Freeze arrived in the SEC West with reputations for breakneck fast offenses and winning, and have had seasons where they lived up to the billing. All three find themselves potentially on the hot seat, while it's getting a little warm for Arkansas' Bret Bielema and Tennessee's Butch Jones. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
July 13, 2017 - 1:59 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mississippi, Auburn and South Carolina will be the final three teams at SEC media days on Thursday. The Rebels figure to be the main attraction in Hoover — mostly because of off-the-field issues. The Rebels are in the midst of an NCAA investigation that's lasted nearly five...
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FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Alabama head coach Nick Saban answers questions during a news conference for the NCAA college football playoff championship game in Tampa, Fla. It's Nick Saban and Alabama's turn at Southeastern Conference media days. The contingent from the Crimson Tide, the popular pick to win a fourth straight SEC title, makes the short trip from Tuscaloosa and as usual is expected to greeted by a large group of fans in the hotel lobby. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
July 12, 2017 - 2:22 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — It's Nick Saban and Alabama's turn at Southeastern Conference media days. The contingent from the Crimson Tide, the popular pick to win a fourth straight SEC title, makes the short trip from Tuscaloosa and typically is greeted by a large group of fans in the hotel lobby. Alabama...
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FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2016, file photo, Florida head coach Jim McElwain runs out on the field before the first half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game against Alabama in Atlanta. The Southeastern Conference’s Eastern Division will take center stage on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the league’s annual media gathering. Florida, Georgia, Vanderbilt and Mississippi State are the four teams making the trek to SEC media days. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)
July 11, 2017 - 1:30 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division will take center stage on Tuesday at the league's annual media gathering. Florida, Georgia, Vanderbilt and Mississippi State are the four teams making the trek to SEC media days. The Gators are led by coach Jim McElwain, who has...
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FILE - From left are 2017 file photos showing Bryce Harper, of the Washington Nationals, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees. Harper, Trout and Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. (AP Photo/File)
July 10, 2017 - 10:58 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Aaron Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. After decades of falling behind, the sport finally has stepped up its national promotion. There...
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FILE - From left are 2017 file photos showing Bryce Harper, of the Washington Nationals, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees. Harper, Trout and Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. (AP Photo/File)
July 10, 2017 - 6:20 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Aaron Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. After decades of falling behind, the sport finally has stepped up its national promotion. There...
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July 09, 2017 - 11:21 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jayson Tatum actually played a back-to-back-to-back-to-back in college this year, during Duke's four-game, four-day march through the ACC Tournament. So one part of NBA life isn't totally foreign to the rookie. Games on consecutive days are going to be a common thing for Tatum...
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July 06, 2017 - 11:02 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Baylor University has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit with a former student who accused the nation's largest Baptist school of fostering a "hunting ground for sexual predators" and mishandling her alleged attack in 2015. A settlement notice was filed in federal court in Waco...
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