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Silvers lifts Troy over UNT, 50-30, in New Orleans Bowl

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Brandon Silvers passed for four touchdowns and ran for another, Troy's defense produced five turnovers, and the Trojans defeated North Texas 50-30 in the New Orleans Bowl. More>>

No. 25 Boise State beats Oregon 38-28 in Las Vegas Bowl

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Cedrick Wilson caught 10 passes for 221 yards and a touchdown, Kekaula Kaniho returned an interception 53 yards for a score and No. 25 Boise State beat Oregon 38-28 in the Las Vegas Bowl. More>>

Knox, Diallo lead No. 8 Kentucky past Virginia Tech 93-86

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Knox scores 21, Diallo 20 to lead No. 8 Kentucky past Virginia Tech 93-86. More>>

Oklahoma State hands No. 19 Florida State 1st loss, 71-70

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Mitchell Solomon leads Oklahoma State past No. 19 Florida State 71-70. More>>

Down by 22, No. 10 Xavier rallies for 68-66 win over ETSU

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Trevon Bluiett hits clutch jumper in final seconds as No. 10 Xavier stages big rally for 68-66 victory over East Tennessee State. More>>

Rutgers, behind Corey Sanders, tops No. 15 Seton Hall 71-65

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Corey Sanders scores 22 points, leading Rutgers past No. 15 Seton Hall 71-65. More>>

Mount Union beats Mary Hardin-Baylor 12-0 for D-III title

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Mount Union won its 13th Division III football national championship, beating Mary Hardin-Baylor 12-0. More>>

DA not filing charges over alleged assault at KU men's dorm

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The local prosecutor does not plan to file sexual assault charges over a report that a 16-year-old girl was raped in December 2016 in the dorm housing the Kansas men's basketball team. More>>

Disney buying much of Fox, will help it compete with Netflix

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Disney is buying a big chunk of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal, gaining U.S. cable channels and a major film studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies. More>>

Gators, Huskers set for NCAA volleyball championship match

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Storied programs are set to meet in the NCAA volleyball championship on Saturday night when four-time champion Nebraska takes on Florida. More>>

Southern Oregon QB Trosin leads AP NAIA All-America team

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Southern Oregon quarterback Tanner Trosin and Morningside running back Bubba Jenkins lead the NAIA Associated Press All-America team. More>>

In 2nd year, West Florida faces TAMU-Commerce for D-II title

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West Florida faces Texas A&M-Commerce on Saturday for the Division II national title. More>>

Nebraska rallies past Penn State in NCAA volleyball semis

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Nebraska fought off match point in the fourth set to beat Penn State in a five-set thriller in the NCAA volleyball semifinals. More>>

Sooners RB Rodney Anderson won't be charged with sex assault

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An Oklahoma prosecutor has decided against charging Sooners running back Rodney Anderson in an alleged sexual assault. More>>

The Latest: Trump supports Disney's 21st Century Fox deal

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Analysts say Disney's $52.4 billion deal to buy a large part of 21st Century Fox will put it in a better position to compete with the likes of Netflix and Amazon. More>>

Bird, Taurasi headline US women's hoops national team pool

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Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi headline the 29 players chosen for the U.S. women's basketball team pool. More>>

Division III Player of Year Kasper leads AP All-America Team

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Division III player of the year Bret Kasper of Wisconsin-Oshkosh has been selected as the first-team quarterback on The Associated Press Division III All-America team. More>>

Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple

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Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova to 87-67 rout of Temple. More>>

Former Atlanta Falcons, Texas great Tommy Nobis dies at 74

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Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74. More>>

Pay for new Power Five football coaches

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Power Five football schools that handed out eight-figure contracts to football coaches this fall could face millions in new taxes on those coaches' salaries if the Republican tax overhaul becomes law. More>>

Texas A&M-Commerce QB Perez leads AP D-II All-America team

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Texas A&M-Commerce quarterback Luis Perez and Gannon running back Marc Jones highlight The Associated Press Division II All-America team. More>>

Strong reactions to upcoming white nationalist college stop

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The decision to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak at the University of Cincinnati is generating strong reactions from the school community. More>>

LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball turn pro with club team in Lithuania

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A basketball club from Lithuania says it has signed LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball to pro contracts, making them ineligible for college basketball. More>>

James Madison leads with 3 on AP FCS All-America team

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Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school. More>>

Road leads Sonny Dykes home to Texas and SMU

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Sonny Dykes was already back in Texas, and now he's a head coach in his home state at SMU. More>>

TOP 25 THIS WEEK: Villanova ready for burden of being No. 1

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Villanova returns to action Wednesday with the nation's top ranking. More>>

CAA to form legal defense fund for harassment victims

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The powerful Hollywood talent agency CAA is cancelling its annual Golden Globes party and planning to form a legal defense fund to assist workplace harassment victims across all industries. More>>

Brady struggles again in Miami, as Pats lose to Dolphins

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It was a rough night for Tom Brady, and surprisingly that isn't uncommon when he comes to Miami. More>>

Brady intercepted twice as Dolphins beat Pats 27-20

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Brady intercepted twice, Dolphins snap Patriots' eight-game winning streak. More>>

No. 2 Oklahoma leads with 3 1st-team AP All-Americans

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No. 2 Oklahoma will bring three All-Americans to the College Football Playoff. More>>

Villanova hops over Michigan State for No. 1 in AP Top 25

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Villanova is the new No. 1 in the AP Top 25 while Arizona State made a big leap after a tumultuous week in which half of the top 10 lost. More>>

Hyperactive Missouri Gov. Greitens touts his physical feats

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Republican Eric Greitens is earning a reputation for public displays of physical prowess and promoting them on Facebook. More>>

The Latest: Celebrities among thousands fleeing wildfire

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Crews aided by calm overnight winds kept a wall of flames from descending from mountains into coastal towns after a huge Southern California wildfire exploded in size over the weekend. More>>

No suspensions for Seahawks after Jacksonville meltdown

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The Seattle Seahawks will not face any suspensions for the melee that broke out at the conclusion of Sunday's loss to Jacksonville. More>>

Michigan panel urges temporary shutdown of Mackinac pipeline

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A government panel is urging the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until the company that operates them can finish inspections and repair coating gaps. More>>

Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson commits to transfer to Michigan

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Mississippi quarterback Shea Patterson says he will transfer to Michigan. More>>

Tennessee back in top 10; UConn still No. 1 in women's hoops

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Tennessee moves back into the top 10 after a big win while UConn continues to be No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll. More>>

No. 16 Arizona State upset No. 2 Kansas in Lawrence

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Tra Holder scored 29 points on 8-for-16 shooting, and No. 16 Arizona State pulled off a 95-85 upset of No. 2 Kansas. More>>

DiVincenzo, Booth rally No. 4 Villanova past La Salle 77-68

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Phil Booth and Donte DiVincenzo each scored 18 points to help No. 4 Villanova avoid an upset and remain undefeated in a 77-68 win over La Salle. More>>

Stanford beats Indiana in double OT for 3rd straight title

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Sam Werner scores in second overtime to lead Stanford to 3rd straight NCAA men's soccer title with 1-0 win over Indiana. More>>

Walk-on to Heisman: Oklahoma's Mayfield wins in landslide

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has won the Heisman Trophy, completing a climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players in the history of college football. More>>

Field goal try wide on final play, Army holds off Navy 14-13

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Bennett Moehring narrowly missed a 48-yard field goal in a swirling snow on the final play and Army held off Navy 14-13 to win its first Commander-in-Chief's Trophy since 1996. More>>

Boston College rocks No. 1 Duke 89-84; Blue Devils' 1st loss

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Ky Bowman carries Boston College past No. 1 Duke 89-84 for Blue Devils' 1st loss. More>>

Chill: Jackson returns to NYC as relaxed Heisman finalist

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Just like last year, Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is a Heisman Trophy finalist. More>>

Heisman favorite Mayfield is unconventional NFL prospect

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield is the clear favorite to win the Heisman Trophy and become the first senior to win the award since Ohio State's Troy Smith in 2006. More>>

Oregon promotes Mario Cristobal to head coach

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A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Oregon will hire Mario Cristobal as its head coach. More>>

Pruitt leading Tennessee while helping Tide through playoff

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Early signing period adds to Jeremy Pruitt's challenge as he begins new job at Tennessee while helping Alabama through its playoff run. More>>

Playoff QB Mayfield top Big 12 offensive player for 2nd time

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Oklahoma QB Mayfield unanimous pick as Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year for the 2nd time. More>>

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield named the AP Player of the Year

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield is The Associated Press college football Player of the Year. More>>

Report: Youngest Ball brothers sign with same agent as Lonzo

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The Ball family's brief ties to college basketball are over. More>>

Michigan doctor gets 60-year prison sentence for child porn

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A Michigan sports doctor who admits he molested gymnasts and kept a staggering collection of child pornography is getting the first of three prison sentences that will likely keep him locked up for decades. More>>

Jeremy Pruitt believes he can restore Tennessee's reputation

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Tennessee hires Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt to cap tumultuous coaching search. More>>

Fournette on skipping bowls: Guys have to make own decisions

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Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette doesn't want to be known as a trendsetter. More>>

The Latest: Michigan sports doctor gets 60 years in prison

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A judge has sentenced a Michigan sports doctor to 60 years in federal prison for child pornography crimes, one of three criminal cases against a man who also admits assaulting female gymnasts. More>>

Bryce Love leads the way on AP All-Pac-12 team

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Bryce Love headlines The Associated Press All-Pac-12 Conference football team, taking Offensive Player of the Year Honors. More>>

AP Player of the Year finalists: Mayfield, Love, Jackson

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, Stanford running back Bryce Love and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson are the finalists for The Associated Press college football player of the year. More>>

Former SMU and NFL coach Ron Meyer dies at 76

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Ron Meyer, a former coach at SMU and in the NFL, has died at the age of 76. More>>

Arkansas hires SMU's Chad Morris as new football coach

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A person with direct knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Arkansas has hired SMU's Chad Morris to become the school's new football coach. More>>

Tax overhaul could chill US affordable housing construction

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Municipal governments are worried the tax overhaul under debate in Washington, D.C. could have a chilling effect on the construction of affordable housing units just as homelessness reaches a crisis point on the West Coast. More>>

The search is on for Zippy, town's missing life-size elf

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Police in a New Hampshire town are looking for Zippy, a beloved life-size elf on a shelf that usually can be seen at various sites leading up to Christmas. More>>

Arizona hangs on to beat No. 7 Texas A&M 67-64

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Deandre Ayton had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Arizona held on to beat No. 7 Texas A&M 67-64. More>>

Mexican acquitted of murder faces gun, immigration charges

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Federal authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle. More>>

California communities under siege from wind-driven fires Video included

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Thousands of homes evacuated after winds whip up wildfire in Southern California. More>>

Kennedy seems conflicted in Supreme Court wedding cake case Video included

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The Supreme Court is taking up the highly anticipated case of the Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. More>>

Some object to Trump attending civil rights museum opening Video included

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President Donald Trump plans to visit Mississippi on Saturday for the state's bicentennial and to help open two museums, including one dedicated to civil rights. More>>

Rivals Manning, Spurrier enter College Hall of Fame together

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Peyton Manning and Steve Spurrier, rivals in the SEC in the mid-1990s, are inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame together. More>>

Clinton signs books in New Hampshire, demurs on voter fraud

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Hillary Clinton is returning to New Hampshire for the first time since just before the 2016 presidential election. More>>

Oklahoma RB Anderson accused of sexual assault; he denies it

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A woman has filed a petition for a protective order that accuses Oklahoma running back Rodney Anderson of rape. More>>

Taggart leaving Oregon to be next Florida St. football coach

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A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Willie Taggart has agreed to become Florida State's next football coach. More>>

Monsanto moves to stop Arkansas from banning weed killer

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Monsanto has asked a judge to prevent Arkansas lawmakers from banning the use of a weed killer that farmers in several states have said drifts onto their crops and causes widespread damage. More>>

Evidence a little different at ex-officer's sentencing

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Prosecutors rested their case Tuesday in the sentencing hearing for a white former police officer who pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of a black man he shot in the back while he ran from a traffic stop. More>>

Harvard upholds 2016 rule against single-gender social clubs

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Harvard University says it's upholding a 2016 policy that bans students who join single-gender social clubs from taking leadership roles on campus. More>>

UCLA coach Alford surprised by LiAngelo Ball leaving school

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The father of UCLA guard LiAngelo Ball says he plans to withdraw his son from school to prepare him for NBA. More>>

Gun maker's exploding rifle leaves trail of injured hunters

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Several hunters say they have been injured over the last decade when a rifle made by Savage Arms unexpectedly exploded upon firing. More>>

UCF tabs Josh Heupel to be Knights' next football coach

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UCF tabs Josh Heupel to be Knights' next football coach. More>>

Nabbed at a Pizza Hut, fugitive lawyer returns to justice

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Officials say a fugitive Kentucky lawyer who disappeared six months ago before facing a prison sentence for his central role in a massive Social Security fraud case has been captured in Honduras. More>>

Ex-Obama appointee pledges to run government 'the Ohio way'

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Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray is preparing to join a crowded governor's race in Ohio. More>>

Pentagon: 'Troubling' lapses in giving criminal data to FBI

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The Pentagon says it found a "troubling" number of failures this year by the military services to alert the FBI to criminal history information. More>>

Florida State's James skipping bowl game, entering draft

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Florida State safety Derwin James declares for NFL draft; will not play in bowl game. More>>

Manning: Role at Tennessee is now 'donor, supporter, fan'

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Peyton Manning says he is an ambassador for the University of Tennessee and looks forward to supporting whomever is the Volunteers next head football coach. More>>

The Latest: Baker and gay couple at court for cake arguments Video included

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Protesters for both sides in the dispute over a wedding cake for a same-sex couple are rallying outside the Supreme Court. More>>

Appeals court weighs intent of Texas' strict voter ID law

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Texas officials are asking federal appeals judges in New Orleans to let the state's latest voter ID law take effect. More>>

Mayfield, Jackson, Love are Heisman Trophy finalists

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Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson of Louisville are Heisman finalists for the second straight year and will be joined in New York for the presentation ceremony by Stanford running back Bryce Love. More>>

Jay Leno buys $13.5M mansion in Newport, Rhode Island

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Former 'Tonight Show' host Jay Leno and his wife have purchased an oceanfront estate in Newport, Rhode Island. More>>

NC State DE Chubb wins Nagurski Award as top defender

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North Carolina State defensive end Bradley Chubb has won the Bronko Nagurski Award as the nation's top defensive player. More>>

LaVar Ball says he's withdrawing suspended son from UCLA

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The father of UCLA guard LiAngelo Ball says he plans to withdraw his son from school because of concerns related to the freshman's indefinite suspension for his admitted participation in a shoplifting incident during the Bruins' trip to China. More>>

Police: Soccer coach arrested with teen had started new job

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The lawyer for a 27-year-old soccer coach accused of running away with a teenage girl says his client wants to return to Florida as soon as possible to face charges. More>>

High court hints it could side with state on sports betting Video included

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The Supreme Court is taking up a case about betting on sports games that has the potential to make the wagering widely available nationwide. More>>

Duke still unanimous No. 1, Notre Dame drops to No. 9

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Duke remains the unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 for the second straight week and the top 10 has shuffled with Notre Dame's loss to No. 3 Michigan State. More>>

Jimbo Fisher gets 10-year, $75 million deal at Texas A&M

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Jimbo Fisher signs 10-year, $75 million contract to coach Texas A&M. More>>

Scott Frost bringing 7 UCF assistants with him to Nebraska

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New Nebraska coach Scott Frost will bring seven of his assistant coaches from Central Florida with him to Lincoln. More>>

UConn remains No. 1 after passing stiff test from Notre Dame

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UConn passed its first major test of the season to stay No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll. More>>

Oklahoma, Georgia headed to Rose Bowl for playoff semifinal

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Oklahoma and Georgia are headed West to play their College Football Playoff semifinal in the 104th Rose Bowl. More>>

All-SEC title game on horizon? Alabama gets nod over Ohio St

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Alabama joins Clemson, Oklahoma and Georgia in playoff as Ohio State falls short. More>>

Clemson-Alabama playoff rivalry continues in Sugar Bowl

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The Clemson-Alabama playoff rivalry is back on college football's main stage. More>>

AP Source: Gus Malzahn agrees to new 7-year deal with Auburn

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A person familiar with the situation says Auburn coach Gus Malzahn has agreed to a new seven-year deal to remain at the school. More>>

No. 1 UConn rallies in fourth to beat No. 3 Notre Dame 80-71

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Katie Lou Samuelson scored 18 points, Azura Stevens added 17 and top-ranked UConn rallied from an 11-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat No. 3 Notre Dame 80-71 in the Jimmy V Classic. More>>

Arizona State hires former NFL coach Herm Edwards

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Arizona State has hired former NFL coach and ESPN analyst Herm Edwards as its next football coach. More>>

FSU extends long bowl streak; NM St. ends longest drought

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Florida State extends its bowl streak to an NCAA-record 36 years; New Mexico St. ends drought dating to 1960. More>>

Left out of playoff, Ohio State gets USC in Cotton Bowl

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Ohio State is going to the Cotton Bowl against Southern California after being left out of the playoff. More>>

No. 5 Notre Dame survives ejections to Colson, Brey in win

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Geben's double-double leads five Irish in double figures against St. Francis (Brooklyn). More>>

The Latest: Florida St bowl streak grows to 36

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The Associated Press voters prefer Alabama over Ohio State in the final rankings of the regular season. More>>

UCF upsets No. 24 Alabama 65-62

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Terrell Allen scored 16 points and dished seven assists, Djordjije Mumin scored 11 points, and UCF upset No. 24 Alabama 65-62 on Sunday. More>>

Distractions Galore: Coaches are hot topics at Peach Bowl

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It might be hard to keep the focus on the Peach Bowl this year with the coaching futures of opposing coaches in UCF's Scott Frost and Auburn's Gus Malzahn clearly in the spotlight. More>>

Georgia LB Patrick facing another marijuana charge

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Georgia linebacker Natrez Patrick has second arrest of year on undisclosed misdemeanor charge following SEC championship game win. More>>

AP Top 25: 'Bama over Ohio State in last regular-season poll

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AP Top 25: Alabama over Ohio State in final regular-season poll; Clemson is No. 1, followed by Oklahoma and Georgia. More>>

Scott Frost says he's ready and able to turn around Huskers

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New Nebraska coach Scott Frost given rousing welcome home from boosters, current players and his old teammates. More>>

Scott Frost returning to Nebraska after leading UCF revival

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Scott Frost is returning to the Cornhuskers as coach after orchestrating a stunning two-year turnaround at Central Florida. More>>

Bryant, No. 1 Clemson pound No. 7 Miami 38-3 for ACC crown

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No. 1 Clemson claimed its spot in the College Football Playoff with a dominant, 38-3 victory over No. 7 Miami to win the Atlantic Coast Conference championship. More>>

No. 6 Georgia makes playoff bid, routs No. 4 Auburn 28-7

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Shaking off a blowout loss to Auburn just three weeks ago, Jake Fromm threw two touchdown passes and No. 6 Georgia made its bid for a spot in the College Football Playoff with a 28-7 victory over the No. 4 Tigers. More>>

No. 2 Oklahoma stakes playoff spot, 41-17 over No. 10 TCU

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Baker Mayfield threw four touchdowns and No. 2 Oklahoma staked claim to a playoff spot with a 41-17 win over No. 10 TCU in the Big 12 championship game. More>>

Buckeyes claim Big Ten title over Badgers, seek playoff spot

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J.T. Barrett threw two touchdown passes, ran for another and had a crucial fourth-down conversion late in the game to give the Buckeyes a 27-21 victory over previously unbeaten No. 3 Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game. More>>

No. 12 UCF stays unbeaten, captures AAC title in 2 OTs

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Central Florida for the second straight week prevailed in a shootout on its home field. More>>

South Carolina State player collapses in loss at NC State

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South Carolina State player collapses during loss at North Carolina State but is 'stable and conscious'. More>>

Lane's a champ: FAU tops North Texas for C-USA title, 41-17

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Lane Kiffin's first season at Florida Atlantic brought the school's first Conference USA title, as the Owls beat North Texas 41-17. More>>

Bragging rights: No. 21 Xavier beats No. 11 Cincinnati 89-76

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Trevon Bluiett had another big game against Xavier's crosstown rival, scoring 28 points, and the 21st-ranked Musketeers ran away to an 89-76 victory over No. 11 Cincinnati, their eighth victory in the last 11 games of the series. More>>

No. 11 USC beats No. 14 Stanford 31-28 for Pac-12 title

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Sam Darnold threw for 325 yards and two touchdowns and engineered a back-breaking 99-yard drive in the fourth quarter to lead No. 11 Southern California to a 31-28 victory over No. 14 Stanford in the Pac-12 championship game. More>>

SC State player in fair condition after collapse on court

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South Carolina State player collapses on court; taken to hospital, 'stable and conscious'. More>>

Jimbo Fisher resigns at Florida State to take Texas A&M job

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AP Source: Jimbo Fisher has resigned as Florida State's head football coach to accept the same job at Texas A&M. More>>

Tennessee names Fulmer AD, places Currie on paid leave

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Tennessee calls news conference amid tumultuous football coaching search continues. More>>

Frantic college football week from Kelly back to Fisher out

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College football news moved faster this week than Oregon's offense in Chip Kelly's hey-day with the Ducks, and the blur started with Kelly himself deciding to return to the Pac-12. More>>

Trailblazing basketball player Perry Wallace dies

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Perry Wallace, who broke down a racial barrier by becoming the first black varsity basketball player in the Southeastern Conference, has died. More>>

Not over yet: Ole Miss plans to appeal 2-year postseason ban

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Not over yet: Ole Miss plans to appeal 2-year postseason ban. More>>

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