College Sports Archive

  • Lin Dunn: Reflecting on five decades

    Lin Dunn always thought she was a better basketball player than coach. Trouble was, she wasn't always allowed to play hoops. Indiana's coach reflects on her career, the constant fight against discrimination, and her many mentors and friends along the way.

    Aug 28 12:46 PM ET | By Lin Dunn

  • Team USA Has So Many Terrific Players, Not Enough Spots

    The U.S. women's basketball team will be favored in the world championship no matter whom it selects, but deciding which superb players to leave off the squad will be brutally difficult, writes Mechelle Voepel.

    Aug 26 5:26 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel

  • Time Is Right For New Notre Dame Soccer Coach Theresa Romagnolo

    Yes, having two young daughters, including a newborn, complicates things, but new Notre Dame soccer coach Theresa Romagnolo couldn't pass up the chance to become one of the too-few women heading a major college program.

    Aug 26 4:23 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • USC AD Haden hospitalized over weekend

    USC athletic director Pat Haden was hospitalized twice over the weekend.

    Aug 25 11:59 AM ET | By Chantel Jennings and Ivan Maisel

  • Athletes, assaults and Title IX inaction

    "Outside the Lines" reporting shows that two colleges likely violated federal law for not investigating assault allegations.

    Aug 25 6:32 AM ET | By Paula Lavigne and Nicole Noren

  • Judge asked to reject NCAA head-injury deal

    A former San Diego State football player wants a judge to reject the proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit against the NCAA, saying it will deny billions in damages to athletes who suffered head injuries.

    Aug 24 3:13 PM ET

  • Why Magic Johnson thought the Sparks needed a change

    Just how involved has Magic Johnson been with the Sparks this season? Watching the game films in Italy during his vacation, he could see L.A. was struggling and needed a coaching change.

    Aug 22 1:49 PM ET | By Ramona Shelburne

  • Lady Vols' Russell (foot) to miss '14-15 season

    Tennessee center Mercedes Russell is expected to miss the entire 2014-15 season to give her time to recover from a history of foot problems.

    Aug 21 5:11 PM ET

  • Why Athletic Departments Are Clueless About Handling Sexual Assaults

    As detailed in a stunning report from "Outside The Lines," college athletic departments have a baffling amount of sway in investigating alleged sexual assaults by athletes. Former NCAA basketball player Kate Fagan explains how and why that happens.

    Aug 21 4:06 PM ET | By Kate Fagan

  • 5 Burning Questions For The NCAA Women's Soccer Season

    With a superstar at Virginia and a potential super team at UCLA, this is sure to be a high-wattage season in college soccer. Graham Hays looks ahead with five burning questions.

    Aug 21 1:24 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • New Mexico AD on hazing: 'We failed' players

    University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs said Wednesday that there's no question there was hazing by the women's soccer team and that alcohol played a role.

    Aug 20 9:30 PM ET

  • Martinez succeeds Gwynn as SDSU coach

    Mark Martinez was promoted Wednesday to head baseball coach at San Diego State, succeeding the late Tony Gwynn.

    Aug 20 8:52 PM ET

  • UNM nixes soccer game after alleged hazing

    The University of New Mexico says campus officials are investigating a potential hazing incident that allegedly occurred this past Sunday involving the women's soccer team.

    Aug 20 1:04 AM ET

  • MAC, ESPN agree to new 13-year media deal

    The Mid-American Conference and ESPN have agreed to a new 13-year media rights deal through 2026-27.

    Aug 19 5:47 PM ET | By Brett McMurphy

  • Maryland to guarantee athletic scholarships

    The University of Maryland says it will start guaranteeing scholarships to students-athletes until they graduate, regardless of injury or on-field performance.

    Aug 19 4:29 PM ET

  • Lawsuit: Tulsa failed to protect woman from player

    The Department of Education is investigating 76 colleges and universities for their handling of Title IX complaints. A lawsuit filed in federal court alleges that the University of Tulsa failed to protect a student from sexual assault.

    Aug 19 2:51 PM ET | By Paula Lavigne

  • Former Iowa coach denies bullying players

    Longtime Iowa women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum tells The Associated Press that her firing was unwarranted and was based on false claims by former players that she bullied and mistreated them.

    Aug 18 3:58 PM ET

  • Former BC player Griffin drowns in Nantucket

    Corey Griffin, a former hockey player for Boston College and Babson College who was in Nantucket raising funds for ALS research in honor of his friend Pete Frates, drowned early Sunday morning.

    Aug 17 7:44 PM ET

  • Terps' lacrosse player not guilty in assault case

    Police have charged a University of Maryland lacrosse player with sexual battery after a concertgoer reported that she had been assaulted.

    Aug 15 11:48 AM ET

  • TCU's Schlossnagle gets extension through '20

    TCU baseball coach Jim Schlossnagle has signed a contract extension through the 2020 season after leading the Horned Frogs to their second College World Series in five seasons.

    Aug 14 10:14 PM ET

  • MVP candidates Maya Moore, Diana Taurasi have had seasons to savor

    The individual brilliance of leading MVP candidates Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi has been the WNBA's most compelling subplot of 2014, writes Mechelle Voepel.

    Aug 14 | By Mechelle Voepel

  • Fagan: Becky Hammon was born to coach

    Becky Hammon, named an assistant coach for the Spurs on Tuesday, has always seen the game through a coach's lens, as if basketball's X's and O's had been coded into her DNA, writes Kate Fagan.

    Aug 5 | By Kate Fagan

  • Voepel: Coaching made Mystics' Latta a better baller

    Ivory Latta's one season as an assistant coach at North Carolina already has made her a more patient player and helped prime the guard for a bigger leadership role in Washington as the Mystics take aim at a playoff berth.

    Aug 7 | By Mechelle Voepel

  • Boeh leaving job as Fresno's AD for new role

    Thomas Boeh is leaving his job as Fresno State's athletic director for a new position at the university.

    Aug 12 9:24 PM ET

  • Michigan, Mich. St. to play at Soldier Field

    Rivals Michigan and Michigan State will face off in the Hockey City Classic on Feb. 7, 2015, at Soldier Field in Chicago, Michigan State coach Tom Anastos told the Detroit Free Press.

    Aug 12 9:22 AM ET