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It isn’t the way of the world in college athletics to exercise patience when it comes to coaches building programs. Athletic directors and school presidents are quick to fire coaches who don’t have enough success, especially once ticket sales and things like donations to the athletic departm… Read more

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HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — A veteran TV news anchor and former University of Alabama football player has died, police in Alabama and the station he worked for said.

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Jim Fassel, whose bold guarantee of a playoff bid late in the 2000 season seemingly catapulted the New York Giants to a spot in the Super Bowl, has died. He was 71.

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Northwestern hired NCAA executive Derrick Gragg as its athletic director Friday, the Big Ten school's second time filling the position in a little more than a month.

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Former Southern California star Reggie Bush, who had his Heisman Trophy victory in 2005 vacated for committing NCAA violations, is among the players making their first appearance on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot this year.

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(All times Eastern)Schedule subject to change and/or blackoutsThursday, May 27COLLEGE BASEBALL10 a.m.

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UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — After teaming with his playing partner to shoot 67 on a cloudy afternoon, Joe Greiner praised the golf course he spent five hours traversing. He loved the setting, loved the variety and was especially complimentary of the greens.