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London says he wants release from Michigan State (Yahoo Sports)

Michigan State running back Madre London says he wants his release from the program. In a message posted on Twitter on Friday, London said he’ll be graduating in May and has decided not to stay with the Spartans for his final year of eligibility. Lon…

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Wyoming benefits from Josh Allen NFL Draft hype (Yahoo Sports)

All the hype about Josh Allen’s draft stock has paid dividends to Wyoming athletics. ”Josh brought great exposure to the University of Wyoming,” Cowboys coach Craig Bohl said. Many NFL draft analysts have Allen being drafted in the first round, wit…

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NCAA grants ISU QB Kempt extra year of eligibility (Yahoo Sports)

Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt has been granted a sixth season of eligibility by the NCAA. The Cyclones announced the NCAA’s decision on Friday, saying that the governing body granted Kempt an extension of eligibility after considering the totality…

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New Mexico football coach appealing 30-day suspension (Yahoo Sports)

New Mexico football coach Bob Davie said Friday he will appeal a 30-day suspension in connection with multiple investigations involving misconduct. In a statement released by the school, Davie said none of the three investigations conducted over a nin…

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New Mexico suspends football coach amid misconduct probe (Yahoo Sports)

The University of New Mexico suspended head football coach Bob Davie on Thursday for 30 days without pay, following multiple investigations that examined whether he and coaching staff interfered with criminal investigations or misconduct cases involvin…

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UW Regents approve new contracts for Paul Chryst, assistants (Yahoo Sports)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents has approved new contracts for coach Paul Chryst and two top assistants following a school-record 13-win season.

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Clemson defensive coordinator Venables to earn $2 million (Yahoo Sports)

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson’s Brent Venables has become the second assistant college football coach to reach the $2 million plateau.

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Vanderbilt’s Mason names 4 new members of his football staff (Yahoo Sports)

Vanderbilt football coach Derek Mason has added four assistants to his staff. The appointment of Tarver marks a change in approach for Mason, who had served as his own defensive coordinator since 2015. Tarver and Mason were both Stanford assistants i…

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Tennessee officially announces members of Pruitt’s staff (Yahoo Sports)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 10 assistants and the strength coach on new Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt’s staff will make a combined annual total of nearly $6.5 million.

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Florida’s long-term facility plan includes Swamp face-lift (Yahoo Sports)

Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin has a long-term plan to give The Swamp a much-needed face-lift. Stricklin wants to ”find ways to upgrade the overall quality” of the fan experience inside the outdated football stadium. ”There was a time w…

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Kansas State coach thankful for support after son’s death (Yahoo Sports)

Kansas State associate head coach and special-teams coordinator Sean Snyder is expressing thanks for an outpouring of support after the death of his 22-year-old son. Sean Snyder tweeted a family photo Wednesday describing his son, Matthew Snyder, as h…

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Kingsburg hires former teammate McGuire as co-OC/RBs coach (Yahoo Sports)

Clay McGuire is returning to Texas Tech as co-offensive coordinator and running backs coach. Red Raiders coach Kliff Kingsbury announced the hiring of his former teammate Wednesday. McGuire spent the past six seasons as offensive line coach at Washin…

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Pac-12 signings: USC inks No. 6 recruiting class for 2018 (Yahoo Sports)

Clay Helton has proven to be an adept recruiter in his three full seasons in Southern California, annually bringing in loaded recruiting classes. Headlined by a quartet of five-star recruits, Helton and the Trojans signed 17 players Wednesday in a cla…

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Texas lined up as Big 12’s top class with defensive adds (Yahoo Sports)

Things lined up nicely for coach Tom Herman and the Texas Longhorns to have one of the top signing classes in the nation, not just the best in the Big 12 Conference. After a winning record on the field in Herman’s first season, the Longhorns also made…

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Clemson says running back CJ Fuller is transferring (Yahoo Sports)

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson’s one-time starting running back C.J. Fuller is leaving the Tigers.

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Georgia holds on this time to finish No. 1 in recruiting (Yahoo Sports)

The Bulldogs, who let a 13-0 halftime advantage get away in a national championship game loss to Alabama, finished their 2018 recruiting class with a flourish and laid claim to the No. 1 ranking on national signing day. Coach Kirby Smart and the Bulld…

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