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As Big 12 ponders expansion, American on guard for losses (Yahoo Sports)
The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections. ''We always have plans for contingencies that might arise,'' American Athletic Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco told the AP on Tuesday. The 10-team conference continues to ponder whether adding two more members, splitting into divisions and playing a football championship game will help the league increase both revenue and its chances to place a team in the College Football Playoff.
Clemson offense set to step forward, led by Deshaun Watson (Yahoo Sports)
Clemson's defense made a strong impression on the NFL with seven players selected in last week's draft. Next season, it looks like Tigers offensive stars led by quarterback Deshaun Watson will take center stage when pro teams come calling. ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. expects Watson will be among the top NFL prospects next year should he give up his senior season.
Ohio university pays player $712K to settle concussion suit (Yahoo Sports)
A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches and medical staff didn't pull him from practice right away after he suffered multiple concussions that led to a permanent brain injury. Former offensive lineman Cody Silk accused the Bowling Green State University's staff in a lawsuit of failing to address his concussions even though he reported being wobbly and confused during training. Silk, who is from Sterling Heights, Michigan, said he had three concussions in the fall of 2010 before he was permanently pulled from practice.
3 Texas Tech football players kicked off the team (Yahoo Sports)
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Three Texas Tech football players have been kicked off the team.
Sophomore quarterback Nick Johns to transfer from Virginia (Yahoo Sports)
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Sophomore quarterback Nick Johns says he is transferring from Virginia.
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UNLV's Menzies fills out staff with 3 hires (Yahoo Sports)
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- New UNLV men's basketball coach Marvin Menzies has filled out his staff with three assistant coaches.
New Saint Louis coach signs first recruit (Yahoo Sports)
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- New Saint Louis coach Travis Ford signed his first recruit, 6-foot-7 forward Jalen Johnson of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
UNC's Meeks back for senior year after NBA draft flirtation (Yahoo Sports)
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks will withdraw from the NBA draft and return for his senior season.
Nova leads Inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic field (Yahoo Sports)
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- NCAA champion Villanova will play Notre Dame and Pittsburgh faces Penn State in the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic at Prudential Center on Dec. 10.