Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby answered questions from reporters after his opening remarks on the first day of Big 12 Conference football media days

Big 12 is a 10: Bowlsby says no talk of expanding league

Bob Bowlsby sat on the podium at midfield of the massive NFL stadium where the Big 12 plays its championship game, talking about the successes of the smallest Power Five conference before getting a familiar question about the possibility of expansion.
Vikings
7:20pm

Big 12 opposites: OU at top, KU's Miles returns with ring

Lincoln Riley has already won consecutive Big 12 titles and been to the College Football Playoff twice with different Heisman Trophy-winning quarterbacks in his two seasons as Oklahoma's head coach.
Gophers
5:53pm
A helmet st on the podium as the Southeastern Conference Media Days began Monday in Hoover, Ala.

Talented group of QBs hope to give SEC hierarchy a jolt

Alabama's dominance ranks among the most impressive dynasties in college football history. It has also made the Southeastern Conference a bit stale recently as the…
Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss, right, drives the ball against Saint Mary's Dane Pineau (22) and Joe Rahon, center, during the first half of an NCAA co
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Gophers
5:50pm

The Latest: Ed Orgeron, LSU facing championship expectations

The Latest on SEC media days (all times local):
Gophers
3:05pm

Sankey talks link between sports gambling, mental health

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey considers the mental health of athletes an important issue to be considered when it comes to legalized betting on college sports.
Gophers
July 13
Joan Gabel’s work at Power Five schools groomed her for the challenges at Minnesota.

Scoggins: U president Gabel knows big-picture importance of Gophers sports

As she takes over the top post at a Big Ten school, Joan Gabel knows that her legacy will be defined in some measure by what happens on the athletic side.
Led by Goldy Gopher, Minnesota fans cheered during a team pep rally at the Citrus Bowl Pep Rally, Wednesday, December 31, 2014 in Orlando, FL.
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Gophers
July 13

Mike Anthony: Diana Taurasi reaching her basketball and life goal every day, with plenty to say along the way

Diana Taurasi is a beautiful contradiction. She is so complex. She is so simple.
Gophers
July 12
Gophers diver Sarah Bacon will be competing in both the 1-meter and 3-meter individual events at the FINA World Aquatic Championships in South Korea.

U's star diver Bacon needs to change her game to live Olympic dream

In diving circles, Gophers diver Sarah Bacon is recognized as a master on the 1-meter board. But that won't help her pursue a dream of getting to the 2020 Olympics.
Gophers
July 10
In this , Feb. 15, 2017, photo, North Carolina State head coach Mark Gottfried watches during the second half against North Carolina in Raleigh

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men's hoops violations

The NCAA has charged North Carolina State with four violations, accusing a former assistant coach of providing payments and benefits connected to the recruitment of one-and-done basketball player Dennis Smith Jr.
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Gophers
July 10

Top 25 Podcast: The art of blocking with Aaron Taylor

It all starts up front.On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, former Notre Dame All-America offensive lineman and current CBS Sports analyst Aaron…
Gophers
July 10
Former University of North Dakota star Greg Johnson (22, playing for Nashville in 2000) had 145 goals, 224 assists and 369 points in 785 NHL games. He

North Dakota hockey's career leading scorer, Greg Johnson, dies at 48

Johnson played for North Dakota from 1989 to 1993 and is also the school's reigning leader in assists.
Golf
July 9

Column: Wolff quickly adds a PGA Tour trophy to the hype

Matthew Wolff is so good that as a freshman at Oklahoma State, he received a vote for the Haskins Award as the best college player…
Memphis wide receiver Tevin Jones (87) reaches for a pass in front of Tulsa cornerback Darrell Williams (6) in the first quarter of an NCAA college fo
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Gophers
July 8
Minnehaha's Suggs wins third gold medal with USA basketball

Minnehaha's Suggs wins third gold medal with USA basketball

The incoming senior at Minnehaha Academy, a top recruit of Division I football and basketball programs, scored 15 points to help lead his team to a championship in Greece.
Golf
July 7

Matthew Wolff a PGA Tour winner at age 20 in 3rd pro start

Matthew Wolff made a 26-foot putt from the fringe for an eagle on the final hole for a 6-under 65 to win the 3M Open on Sunday, beating Collin Morikawa and Bryson DeChambeau by one stroke in a tense finish to the first-time PGA Tour event.
Gophers
July 7
Netherlands coach Sarina Wiegman on Saturday.

Women's World Cup final rarity: 2 female coaches

Just like four years ago, a female coach will lift the Women's World Cup.
Gophers
July 4
Alaska forward Ryker Leer played at Bowling Green in February.

WCHA's demise stems from geography, struggling programs

Seven teams plan to abandon the league, compounding problems for Alaska's two college hockey programs.
Gophers
July 4

Evolution of the WCHA's membership

A look at the WCHA circa 2012-13 and last season, and a glance at the soon-to-be-named conference coming in 2021-22, featuring seven current WCHA members:
Gophers
July 3

AP Top 25 Podcast: What programs develop players best; Why?

Are great college football players recruited and simply on the way to stardom no matter where they play? Or is development better in some programs…
Gophers
July 3

Holy Cross hires Marquette assistant Nelson as head coach

Holy Cross has named Marquette assistant Brett Nelson its next head coach, replacing the retired Bill Carmody.
Gophers
July 2
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2018, file photo, Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie reacts during the second half an NCAA college basketball game against Tul

UConn hoops gets probation for NCAA violations under Ollie

UConn's men's basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure.
Gophers
July 1

From Kobe Bryant to Ellen and Dancing With the Stars, Arike's quest for WNBA stardom

You've probably seen the shot: an off-balance 3-pointer from the right corner to help Notre Dame beat UConn in the 2018 NCAA semifinals.