The NCAA has approved Power Five autonomy. Now what does that mean?

By a 16-2 vote, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors approved Thursday the much discussed plan to provide college athletics' richest conferences - the ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC - a new governance structure that will allow them to right...

Video: Ohio State’s Circle Drill looks fun

Urban Meyer cranked the intensity up at Thursday's practice with the Buckeyes' first Circle Drill of the season. Thumbs up to the cameraman who immersed himself in the action, thereby giving us all this gold. Thumbs down to the coach who risks losing a...

Cal DC Art Kaufman explains his defensive install progression

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrNgL5VkCTM?start=186&end=285] You may not realize it, but Art Kaufman's defensive at Cincinnati last year quietly ranked in the top ten nationally in total defense (#9), and top top 15 nationally in scoring defense (#14). During the course of the seasoned defensive coach's carrer,...

Watch Frank Beamer take the ice bucket challenge like a champ

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qkIsvvjxYmg] Last month the Chillin for Charity challenge took social media by storm, calling out numerous coaches (the majority of which were basketball coaches), and athletic directors. The stunt not only brought an enormous amount of attention to the Kay Yow Cancer Fund,...

Food trucks: Coming to a campus near you

Here's a scene that will soon pop up more frequently on college campuses across America:   Texas Tech is the first Big 12 institution to provide a food truck on campus, and it looks like Oklahoma will soon be the second. But while Texas...

Bill Snyder: “We’ve lost sight of what college athletics is all about”

At 74 years old Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder is one of the rare living icons that still pace the sidelines. He's been coaching since 1962 and it's safe to say that he has forgot more football than most of us will ever...

Video: Rutgers transforms the post practice ice tubs into a night club

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGlZNGLyxQk] Kyle Flood and his staff at Rutgers certainly know how to end a two-a-day practice with as much energy as possible. Instead of players heading back to their rooms to get a jump start on their sleep, a lot of guys stuck...

Video of the Day – Houston’s pool workouts

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Thursday TV – Patriots vs. Redskins

The NFL preseason continues tonight with the Patriots and Redskins culminating their joint practices of earlier this week with some preseason action. Eastern time listed. NFL: Patriots at Redskins - 7:30 - NBC College: No games High School: No games