College sports

Eastern Michigan football coach Chris Creighton talks with Dylan Saccade, left, Director of Football Operations and Greg Steiner, right, Associate Athletic Director for Athletic Media Relations about logistics for the teams NCAA football game in the Camellia Bowl in Ypsilanti, Mich., Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. The Eagles will face Georgia Southern in the Camellia Bowl on Saturday, earning a spot in NCAA football postseason play for the second time in three years and just the third time in school history. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
December 14, 2018 - 2:19 am
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Eastern Michigan's football team has stepped out of the shadows cast by the neighboring University of Michigan and four professional teams just down the road in the Motor City. The Eagles (7-5) will face Georgia Southern (9-3) in the Camellia Bowl on Saturday, earning a spot...
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Kansas coach Bill Self talks to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against New Mexico State Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
December 14, 2018 - 2:17 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Dedric Lawson was turning his attention from a harder-than-expected win over New Mexico State to studying for finals when he looked at his cellphone and saw Devonte Graham's name pop up. His old teammate, and now a member of the Charlotte Hornets, was calling with a pep talk...
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Nebraska players celebrate after defeating Illinois in the five sets in the semifinal match of the NCAA Div I Women's Volleyball Championships Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)
December 14, 2018 - 1:09 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — No matter how good Mikaela Foecke is, a little luck doesn't hurt. The Nebraska senior ripped her 19th kill to cap the defending champion Cornhuskers' rally for a 22-25, 16-25, 25-23, 25-20, 15-11 victory over Illinois on Thursday night in the NCAA volleyball semifinals. The...
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Stanford's Morgan Hentz dives for a ball against BYU in the third set of a semifinal match of the NCAA Div I Women's Volleyball Championships Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)
December 13, 2018 - 9:26 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tami Alade had 14 blocks, Kathryn Plummer had 12 kills and Stanford beat BYU 25-15, 25-15 and 25-18 on Thursday night to advance to the NCAA volleyball championship and avenge its only loss of the season. Seeking its eighth title, Stanford will face the winner of an all-Big Ten...
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December 13, 2018 - 3:05 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas linebacker Demetrius Walker has been suspended from the football program after being arrested on drug and weapon charges. Washington County booking records show the 21-year-old Walker was arrested for delivery of marijuana, possession with intent to deliver,...
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FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, file photo, Arizona State guard Luguentz Dort, second from left, shoots as Nevada forward Caleb Martin, right, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles. At 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, he's built like linebacker on the Arizona State football team, not some scrawny teenager disdainfully bumped out of the lane on a basketball court. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
December 13, 2018 - 2:51 pm
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Luguentz Dort is a freshman in name and age only. At 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, he's built like linebacker on the Arizona State football team, not some scrawny teenager disdainfully bumped out of the lane on a basketball court. The Sun Devils' 19-year-old guard is supremely confident...
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December 13, 2018 - 12:04 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Retiring Ohio State coach Urban Meyer isn't easing out of the job just yet, not as long as there's one more game to win. Buckeyes players said this week that Meyer has been at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center for every practice and is fully engaged in preparations for the Rose...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, file photo, Florida International wide receiver Anthony Jones (2) sprints toward the end zone while Indiana safety Jonathan Crawford (9) and other Indiana players trail behind during an NCAA college football game in Miami. Jones and a teammate were hurt in a drive-by shooting on Sept. 6, 2018. Jones' wounds have healed and he's playing in the Bahamas Bowl on Friday, Dec. 21, as FIU takes on Toledo. (Daniel A. Verala/Miami Herald via AP, File)
December 13, 2018 - 4:36 am
MIAMI (AP) — The scar snakes down the right side of Anthony Jones' neck, serving as a constant reminder of something the FIU running back doesn't exactly remember nor will he ever forget. Had the bullet gone an inch or two in a different direction, he could have died. Instead, he's about to go play...
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December 12, 2018 - 5:42 pm
The early signing period begins next week, when most schools will secure the majority of their 2020 freshmen classes. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , Mike Farrell, the national recruiting director for Rivals, joins AP's Ralph Russo to discuss year two of the early signing period...
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FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2015 file photo, the football pops out of South Dakota quarterback Ryan Saeger's hands on a first quarter sack by North Dakota State defenders, below, during an NCAA college football game in Fargo, N.D. South Dakota State has advanced to the Football Championship Subdivision semifinals for the second straight year and its reward is a matchup against powerful rivals North Dakota State. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File)
December 12, 2018 - 4:51 pm
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — South Dakota State linebacker Christian Rozeboom tried watching last year's Football Championship Subdivision title game between rival North Dakota State and the team that knocked them out of the semifinals, James Madison. It wasn't long before he turned the channel. "It was just...
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