SMU finished 5th under head coach June Jones in the American Athletic Conference last season. Apparently, nothing has changed.
A federal court filing obtained by The Associated Press says the NCAA will create a $70 million fund to test current and former college athletes for brain injuries.
Oklahoma got a lot of attention with its upset victory over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. The challenge for Oklahoma will be keeping a team that has been praised all offseason hungry.
Alabama and Florida State have two very different quarterback situations, but both head into the season as favorites to win the championship.
TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has been “separated” from the university pending an investigation into an alleged assault against his former girlfriend.
Texas A&M defensive lineman Gavin Stansbury has left the team to focus on what coach Kevin Sumlin calls “personal issues.”
Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed part of spring drills with a broken left foot, has been cleared to participate in contact drills when the Longhorns return for training camp.
The last time Alabama and USC met in the regular season was 1978, when the Crimson Tide were the AP national champions and the Trojans finished No. 1 in the UPI poll.
Former coaches Mack Brown of Texas and Phillip Fulmer of Tennessee have been named to the selection committee for the Broyles Award, given annually to the NCAA’s top assistant coach.
The University of Texas System chancellor says he won’t approve beer and wine sales at Longhorns football games in Austin this fall.
The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year.
The mercurial state of college football could be summed up by listening to Big 12 coaches respond to questions Monday as spring practices draw to a close.