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UAB guard Chad Frazier granted his release from basketball program

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The leading scorer on the UAB basketball team is leaving the program. Guard Chad Frazier was granted his release and will not return."Chad Frazier has been granted his release from our program," head coach Jerod Haase said in a statement. "We appreciate his contributions to our program and wish him the best." Frazier, a first team All-Conference USA selection, was arrested last month and charged with third degree domestic violence. The case was later dismissed.Frazier played one season at UAB...

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UAB grants Chad Frazier release from scholarship Video included

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UAB has granted All-Conference USA point guard Chad Frazier a release from his scholarship.

Roddy White gets three-year extension from Atlanta Falcons

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Roddy White is set to sign a contract extension that will keep him in Atlanta for four more seasons.

C-USA commissioner says league has bright future Video included

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The commissioner of Conference USA sees his league at a "pivot point" with a bright future at a time when he says intercollegiate athletics are transitioning from conference realignment to system realignment.

Alabama, Auburn, UAB represented on Biletnikoff Award list

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Alabama, Auburn and UAB will go into the 2014 season in good hands. All three programs have a player on the watch list for the Fred Biletnikoff Award.

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  • Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:39 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:39:31 GMT
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
    Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the...
  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:52:16 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...
    The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go...
  • Century-old pipe break points to national problem

    Century-old pipe break points to national problem

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:35:13 GMT
    The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the...
    The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of California, Los Angeles, into a mucky mess points to the risks and expense many...
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  • UAB gets commitment from JUCO receiver/returner

    UAB gets commitment from JUCO receiver/returner

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:17:31 GMT
    Alex Byers is set to return to his southeast roots. The junior college wide receiver and return man committed to UAB. He's the ninth member of the Blazers 2015 recruiting class.
    Alex Byers is set to return to his southeast roots. The junior college wide receiver and return man committed to UAB. He's the ninth member of the Blazers 2015 recruiting class.
  • Alabama, Auburn, UAB players on Lombardi Award watch list radar

    Alabama, Auburn, UAB players on Lombardi Award watch list radar

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-07-14 22:16:22 GMT
    College football released it's latest award watch list, complete with many of same names Auburn and Alabama fans are used to hearing.
    College football released it's latest award watch list, complete with many of same names Auburn and Alabama fans are used to hearing.
  • Alabama, Auburn, UAB represented on Mackey Award watch list

    Alabama, Auburn, UAB represented on Mackey Award watch list

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-07-09 00:40:33 GMT
    Alabama's O.J. Howard, Auburn's C.J. Uzomah and UAB's Kennard Backman are on the watch list for the John Mackey Award, which goes to the nation's top tight end.
    Alabama's O.J. Howard, Auburn's C.J. Uzomah and UAB's Kennard Backman are on the watch list for the John Mackey Award, which goes to the nation's top tight end.
  • Alabama, Auburn, UAB, JSU represented on college football watch lists

    Alabama, Auburn, UAB, JSU represented on college football watch lists

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-08 20:15:11 GMT
    Alabama, Auburn and UAB will carry star power into the 2014 season.The top college football awards will release their preseason watch-lists this week and many of the names will be familiar to fans.Alabama defensive back and return man Christion Jones and UAB receiver and return man J.J. Nelson are on the Paul Hornung Award watch list, presented to the most versatile player in major college football.Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker, running backs Derrick Henry and T.J. Yeldon, and receiver Amar...
    Alabama, Auburn and UAB will carry star power into the 2014 season.The top college football awards will release their preseason watch-lists this week and many of the names will be familiar to fans.Alabama defensive back and return man Christion Jones and UAB receiver and return man J.J. Nelson are on the Paul Hornung Award watch list, presented to the most versatile player in major college football.Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker, running backs Derrick Henry and T.J. Yeldon, and receiver Amar...
  • UAB's Paul Dunne qualifies for The Open Championship

    UAB's Paul Dunne qualifies for The Open Championship

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-02 03:04:20 GMT
    Paul Dunne will take aim at Royal Liverpool and the oldest of golf's majors championships.The UAB golfer qualified for this months Open Championship after he earned individual medalist honors at the Woburn final qualifying. Dunne finished 10-under-134 at the two round tournament.
    Paul Dunne will take aim at Royal Liverpool and the oldest of golf's majors championships.The UAB golfer qualified for this months Open Championship after he earned individual medalist honors at the Woburn final qualifying. Dunne finished 10-under-134 at the two round tournament.
  • UAB's Alan Murray named National Coach of the Year by Golfweek

    UAB's Alan Murray named National Coach of the Year by Golfweek

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-06-17 19:52:35 GMT
    UAB men's golf coach Alan Murray capped an impressive head coaching debut with an impressive honor.The Blazers first-year head coach was named the National Coach of the Year by Golfweek. Murray led UAB to its fifth NCAA Championships appearance. It placed 21st at the championships, the second-best finish in program history."It comes down to the kids," Murray said in an interview with Golfweek. "If they don't buy in, if they don't want to work hard, it's going to be tough. I am really lucky th...
    UAB men's golf coach Alan Murray capped an impressive head coaching debut with an impressive honor.The Blazers first-year head coach was named the National Coach of the Year by Golfweek. Murray led UAB to its fifth NCAA Championships appearance. It placed 21st at the championships, the second-best finish in program history."It comes down to the kids," Murray said in an interview with Golfweek. "If they don't buy in, if they don't want to work hard, it's going to be tough. I am really lucky th...
  • UAB's Chad Frazier arrested and charged with third-degree domestic violence

    UAB's Chad Frazier arrested and charged with third-degree domestic violence

    Thursday, June 5 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-06-05 23:54:44 GMT
    UAB senior point guard Chad Frazier was arrested Wednesday and charged with third-degree domestic violence stemming from an incident in April.
    UAB senior point guard Chad Frazier was arrested Wednesday and charged with third-degree domestic violence stemming from an incident in April.
  • Report: former Homewood player Dirk Williams commits to UAB basketball

    Report: former Homewood player Dirk Williams commits to UAB basketball

    Thursday, June 5 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-06-05 22:19:57 GMT
    Jon Rothstein of CBSSports.com reports that Tallahassee Community College wing Dirk Williams has committed to sign with UAB and be part of the Blazers 2015 signing class.Williams attended Homewood High School before transferring to Williamsburg Christian Academy in Florida for his senior season.The 6-foot-5, 175 pound Williams average 11.9 points and 3.5 rebounds in 25 games last season at Tallahassee Community College.
    Jon Rothstein of CBSSports.com reports that Tallahassee Community College wing Dirk Williams has committed to sign with UAB and be part of the Blazers 2015 signing class.Williams attended Homewood High School before transferring to Williamsburg Christian Academy in Florida for his senior season.The 6-foot-5, 175 pound Williams average 11.9 points and 3.5 rebounds in 25 games last season at Tallahassee Community College.
  • Birmingham will host 2015 C-USA basketball tournaments

    Birmingham will host 2015 C-USA basketball tournaments

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-05-13 19:37:35 GMT
    Postseason basketball is coming back to Birmingham.Conference USA announced that it's postseason basketball tournaments will be held in Birmingham in 2015. The men's tournament will be played at the BJCC, and the early rounds of the women's tournament will be played at Bartow Arena before moving to the BJCC for the semifinals and the title game.It will be the first time since 1999 that Birmingham has hosted the C-USA Basketball Tournament."My first reaction is just excitement," UAB coach Jero...
    Postseason basketball is coming back to Birmingham.Conference USA announced that it's postseason basketball tournaments will be held in Birmingham in 2015. The men's tournament will be played at the BJCC, and the early rounds of the women's tournament will be played at Bartow Arena before moving to the BJCC for the semifinals and the title game.It will be the first time since 1999 that Birmingham has hosted the C-USA Basketball Tournament."My first reaction is just excitement," UAB coach Jero...
  • UAB softball loses to Marshall in opener of C-USA tournament

    UAB softball loses to Marshall in opener of C-USA tournament

    Thursday, May 8 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-05-08 21:53:40 GMT
    Marshall softball continues to have UAB's number.The Herd shutout the Blazers 4-0 in the opening round of the Conference USA tournament in Boca Raton, Fla. It's the third consecutive year Marshall has eliminated UAB at the conference tournament.Marshall scored all of it's runs in the fourth inning off UAB pitcher Leigh Streetman.The Blazers were able to put runners on base but the bats couldn't deliver once the pieces were in place. UAB struck out nine times and left 10 runners on base in the...
    Marshall softball continues to have UAB's number.The Herd shutout the Blazers 4-0 in the opening round of the Conference USA tournament in Boca Raton, Fla. It's the third consecutive year Marshall has eliminated UAB at the conference tournament.Marshall scored all of it's runs in the fourth inning off UAB pitcher Leigh Streetman.The Blazers were able to put runners on base but the bats couldn't deliver once the pieces were in place. UAB struck out nine times and left 10 runners on base in the...
  • Former Center Point star Keonna Farmer leaves Auburn for UAB

    Former Center Point star Keonna Farmer leaves Auburn for UAB

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-30 22:12:45 GMT
    Keonna Farmer will transfer from Auburn and continue her college basketball career at UAB.NCAA transfer rules will force the former Center Point star to sit out the 2014-15 season, but will have three years of eligibility after that."We are extremely excited to welcome Keonna to our Blazer family," UAB coach Randy Norton said in a statement through the school. "She is a hometown kid that takes great pride in our university. Keonna is the full package. She is a high character person, an excell...
    Keonna Farmer will transfer from Auburn and continue her college basketball career at UAB.NCAA transfer rules will force the former Center Point star to sit out the 2014-15 season, but will have three years of eligibility after that."We are extremely excited to welcome Keonna to our Blazer family," UAB coach Randy Norton said in a statement through the school. "She is a hometown kid that takes great pride in our university. Keonna is the full package. She is a high character person, an excell...
  • UAB spring football game is rained out

    UAB spring football game is rained out

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:47 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:47:37 GMT
    Wet weather ruined UAB's spring game plans.The Blazers canceled their final spring scrimmage, which was scheduled for Friday night at West Campus Field, due to rain. It will not be made up.Football coach
    Wet weather ruined UAB's spring game plans.The Blazers canceled their final spring scrimmage, which was scheduled for Friday night at West Campus Field, due to rain. It will not be made up.Football coach
  • Rosters for golf's Palmer Cup loaded with Birmingham talent

    Rosters for golf's Palmer Cup loaded with Birmingham talent

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:20:37 GMT
    This summer's Palmer Cup will have some Alabama feel.Crimson Tide golfers Robby Shelton and Trey Mullinax, UAB's Paul Dunne and former Mountain Brook Spartan Stewart Jolly will be a part of what could
    This summer's Palmer Cup will have some Alabama feel.Crimson Tide golfers Robby Shelton and Trey Mullinax, UAB's Paul Dunne and former Mountain Brook Spartan Stewart Jolly will be a part of what could
  • Guard Thaddeus Rideau transferring out of UAB program

    Guard Thaddeus Rideau transferring out of UAB program

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:54 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:54:57 GMT
    Thaddeus Rideau is leaving UAB.The school announced that the junior guard has decided to transfer after one season with the Blazers."Thad always had a tremendous attitude and played an important role for
    Thaddeus Rideau is leaving UAB.The school announced that the junior guard has decided to transfer after one season with the Blazers."Thad always had a tremendous attitude and played an important role for
  • Former UAB coach Mike Davis will not leave for Jacksonville job

    Former UAB coach Mike Davis will not leave for Jacksonville job

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-04-09 21:55:04 GMT
    Jacksonville University have hired Tony Jasick to be it's new basketball coach.Former UAB coach Mike Davis was rumored to be the front runner for the JU job earlier this week before the school offered
    Jacksonville University have hired Tony Jasick to be it's new basketball coach.Former UAB coach Mike Davis was rumored to be the front runner for the JU job earlier this week before the school offered
  • Report: Former UAB coach Mike Davis leaves TSU for Jacksonville

    Report: Former UAB coach Mike Davis leaves TSU for Jacksonville

    Monday, April 7 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-07 20:04:17 GMT
    Mike Davis will reportedly be the new men's basketball coach at Jacksonville University.The former UAB coach led Texas Southern to the NCAA Tournament this past season, which was his second with the Tigers.The
    Mike Davis will reportedly be the new men's basketball coach at Jacksonville University.The former UAB coach led Texas Southern to the NCAA Tournament this past season, which was his second with the Tigers.The
  • UAB wants chance to host C-USA postseason tournaments

    UAB wants chance to host C-USA postseason tournaments

    Friday, March 28 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-03-29 02:40:26 GMT
    UAB wants to be players in the postseason game.Blazers athletic director Brian Mackin told AL.com that the school has submitted proposals to bring the Conference USA basketball and baseball tournaments
    UAB wants to be players in the postseason game.Blazers athletic director Brian Mackin told AL.com that the school has submitted proposals to bring the Conference USA basketball and baseball tournaments
  • Jerod Haase hopes UAB gets chance to play Auburn

    Jerod Haase hopes UAB gets chance to play Auburn

    Thursday, March 27 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-03-28 01:50:30 GMT
    Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said he's interested in playing UAB.The Blazers are game too.UAB coach Jerod Haase told AL.com that they have inquired about the possibility of playing Auburn next season, perhaps
    Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said he's interested in playing UAB.The Blazers are game too.UAB coach Jerod Haase told AL.com that they have inquired about the possibility of playing Auburn next season, perhaps
  • Former UAB star Joe Webb signs with Carolina Panthers

    Former UAB star Joe Webb signs with Carolina Panthers

    Friday, March 21 2014 8:17 PM EDT2014-03-22 00:17:57 GMT
    Joe Webb hopes his new team will let him return to his old position.The former UAB star signed a free agent deal with the Carolina Panthers. Webb spent his first four NFL seasons with Minnesota, who drafted
    Joe Webb hopes his new team will let him return to his old position.The former UAB star signed a free agent deal with the Carolina Panthers. Webb spent his first four NFL seasons with Minnesota, who drafted
  • Bill Clark set for first spring practice as UAB head coach

    Bill Clark set for first spring practice as UAB head coach

    Tuesday, March 11 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-03-11 22:38:07 GMT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — UAB's Bill Clark knows the challenges of entering spring with a team he's never coached on the practice field, much less in a game. The Blazers' new coach holds his first spring
    UAB's Bill Clark knows the challenges of entering spring with a team he's never coached on the practice field, much less in a game.
  • UAB's Washington returns to practice before C-USA Tournament

    UAB's Washington returns to practice before C-USA Tournament

    Monday, March 10 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-03-10 22:11:36 GMT
    UAB hopes to have C.J. Washington in the lineup when it opens the Conference USA Tournament against Charlotte.Washington returned to practice on Monday with a wrap around his left shoulder. He suffered
    UAB hopes to have C.J. Washington in the lineup when it opens the Conference USA Tournament against Charlotte.Washington returned to practice on Monday with a wrap around his left shoulder. He suffered
  • UAB's Chad Frazier named first team All-CUSA

    UAB's Chad Frazier named first team All-CUSA

    Monday, March 10 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-03-10 20:58:14 GMT
    UAB's Chad Frazier scored one the biggest individual honors Conference USA has to offer.The Blazers point guard earned a spot on Conference USA's first team after he finished third in the league in scoring
    UAB's Chad Frazier scored one the biggest individual honors Conference USA has to offer.The Blazers point guard earned a spot on Conference USA's first team after he finished third in the league in scoring
  • UAB's Elinor Kirk wins C-USA title in 5,000-meter run

    UAB's Elinor Kirk wins C-USA title in 5,000-meter run

    Friday, February 28 2014 9:44 PM EST2014-03-01 02:44:22 GMT
    UAB's Elinor Kirk is off to a fast start at the Conference USA Track Championships.She won the conference title in the 5,000-meter run in a time of 16:35.38 at the C-USA meet, which is being held at the
    UAB's Elinor Kirk is off to a fast start at the Conference USA Track Championships.She won the conference title in the 5,000-meter run in a time of 16:35.38 at the C-USA meet, which is being held at the
  • Former Lafayette High star Qua Boyd commits to UAB football

    Former Lafayette High star Qua Boyd commits to UAB football

    Thursday, February 27 2014 6:33 PM EST2014-02-27 23:33:30 GMT
    Fourteen of the 21 football players who signed with UAB this month were junior college transfers.The Blazers plan to have at least one junior college signee in next year's class too, after Qua Boyd committed
    Fourteen of the 21 football players who signed with UAB this month were junior college transfers.The Blazers plan to have at least one junior college signee in next year's class too, after Qua Boyd committed
  • Samford baseball hands UAB its first loss of season

    Samford baseball delivers UAB it's first loss of the season

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 11:11 PM EST2014-02-27 04:11:00 GMT
    Samford baseball flexed it's muscle and pounded the UAB Blazers.Tripp Martin, Heath Quinn and Drew McWhorter hit homeruns in the Bulldogs 13-5 win. The loss is the Blazers first of the season.Samford scored
    Samford baseball flexed it's muscle and pounded the UAB Blazers.Tripp Martin, Heath Quinn and Drew McWhorter hit homeruns in the Bulldogs 13-5 win. The loss is the Blazers first of the season.Samford scored
  • UAB's Chase Mallard earns another CUSA pitcher of the week honor

    UAB's Chase Mallard earns another CUSA pitcher of the week honor

    Monday, February 24 2014 5:56 PM EST2014-02-24 22:56:41 GMT
    UAB's Chase Mallard is the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week for the second straight week.The right-hander took a no-hitter into the eighth inning of Saturday's 4-0 win over Youngstown State before giving
    UAB's Chase Mallard is the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week for the second straight week.The right-hander took a no-hitter into the eighth inning of Saturday's 4-0 win over Youngstown State before giving
  • Alihodzic tip-in lifts UAB past Charlotte, 64-62

    Alihodzic tip-in lifts UAB past Charlotte, 64-62

    Saturday, February 22 2014 7:24 PM EST2014-02-23 00:24:38 GMT
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Fahro Alihodzic tipped in the game winner with 14 seconds left to play and Chad Frazier sealed the victory with a steal in the closing seconds of Alabama-Birmingham's 64-62 win
    Fahro Alihodzic tipped in the game winner with 14 seconds left to play and Chad Frazier sealed the victory with a steal in the closing seconds of Alabama-Birmingham's 64-62 win at Charlotte Saturday.
  • UAB's balanced attack upends Marshall 68-62

    UAB's balanced attack upends Marshall 68-62

    Friday, February 21 2014 1:07 AM EST2014-02-21 06:07:25 GMT
    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Chad Frazier scored 13 points and led a balanced Alabama-Birmingham attack to beat Marshall 68-62 on Thursday night. UAB (16-10, 5-7 Conference USA) led Marshall 30-29 at the
    Chad Frazier scored 13 points, Robert Williams added 12, leading a balanced UAB attack to beat Marshall 68-62 on Thursday night.
  • UAB's Chase Mallard named national player of the week

    UAB's Chase Mallard named national player of the week

    Monday, February 17 2014 3:42 PM EST2014-02-17 20:42:12 GMT
    UAB's Chase Mallard was the winning pitcher on opening night--and that was just the start.The senior's performance against UT-Martin earned him the honor of being named one of the Louisville Slugger National
    UAB's Chase Mallard was the winning pitcher on opening night--and that was just the start.The senior's performance against UT-Martin earned him the honor of being named one of the Louisville Slugger National
  • UAB snaps losing streak in rout of Southern Miss, 84-60

    UAB snaps losing streak in rout of Southern Miss, 84-60

    Friday, February 14 2014 12:26 PM EST2014-02-14 17:26:32 GMT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — C.J. Washington scored 21 points and Chad Frazier added 20 points and 10 assists as UAB snapped Southern Miss' seven-game winning streak with an 84-60 rout on Thursday night. The
    Chad Frazier recorded 20 points and 10 assists as UAB snapped Southern Miss' seven-game winning streak with an 84-60 rout on Thursday night.
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    A solid start for Woods, the lead for Leishman

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:03 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:03:30 GMT
    Tiger Woods began his title defense in the Bridgestone Invitational with a perfect tee shot down the middle of the fairway and a shot that covered the flag until it settled 10 feet behind the hole. Three putts...
    Tiger Woods began his title defense in the Bridgestone Invitational with a perfect tee shot down the middle of the fairway and a shot that covered the flag until it settled 10 feet behind the hole. Three putts later, he...
  • Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:39 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:39:31 GMT
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
    Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the...
  • Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:13 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:13:48 GMT
    By The Associated Press Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
    By The Associated Press Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
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  • 2014 USA Today preseason coaches poll: FSU No. 1, Alabama No. 2, Auburn No. 5

    2014 USA Today preseason coaches poll: FSU No. 1, Alabama No. 2, Auburn No. 5

    Thursday, July 31 2014 1:40 PM EDT2014-07-31 17:40:23 GMT
    The 2014 USA Today preseason college football coaches poll was released Thursday and reigning national champion Florida State sits atop the rankings.
    The 2014 USA Today preseason college football coaches poll was released Thursday and reigning national champion Florida State sits atop the rankings.
  • Auburn football announces two-game series with Clemson

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:38 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:38:41 GMT
    Auburn and Clemson have agreed to a two-game series beginning in 2016. Auburn will host Clemson on Sept. 3, 2016 and play at Clemson's Memorial Stadium on Sept. 9, 2017.The programs have played 49 times in the past, including three times in the last five years. Auburn leads the all-time series 34-13-2 despite losing the last two times it's played Clemson, in 2011 and 2012.The agreement with Clemson will fulfill Auburn's obligation to play at least one non-conference opponent from a Power 5 co...
    Auburn and Clemson have agreed to a two-game series beginning in 2016. Auburn will host Clemson on Sept. 3, 2016 and play at Clemson's Memorial Stadium on Sept. 9, 2017.The programs have played 49 times in the past, including three times in the last five years. Auburn leads the all-time series 34-13-2 despite losing the last two times it's played Clemson, in 2011 and 2012.The agreement with Clemson will fulfill Auburn's obligation to play at least one non-conference opponent from a Power 5 co...
  • Auburn QB Nick Marshall pays $1,100 in fines for marijuana possession, window tint violations in Georgia

    Auburn QB Nick Marshall pays $1,100 in fines for marijuana possession, window tint violations in Georgia

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:33:03 GMT
    Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has paid the fines for possession of a small amount of marijuana and a window tint violation.
    Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has paid the fines for possession of a small amount of marijuana and a window tint violation.
  • CB Chris Westry commits to Auburn

    CB Chris Westry commits to Auburn

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:22:20 GMT
    Auburn added some size to the future of it's defensive backfield.Cornerback Chris Westry of Oakleaf High School in Florida committed to be part of the Tigers recruiting class of 2015. The 6-foot-4, 180 pound Westry is a three-star prospect according to 247Sports.Oakleaf High School announced the commitment on it's twitter page,2015 DB Chris Westry has committed to Auburn #WarEagle --Oakleaf Football ?, July 24 Westry is the 18th commitment for Auburn's 2015 signing class.
    Auburn added some size to the future of it's defensive backfield.Cornerback Chris Westry of Oakleaf High School in Florida committed to be part of the Tigers recruiting class of 2015. The 6-foot-4, 180 pound Westry is a three-star prospect according to 247Sports.Oakleaf High School announced the commitment on it's twitter page,2015 DB Chris Westry has committed to Auburn #WarEagle --Oakleaf Football ?, July 24 Westry is the 18th commitment for Auburn's 2015 signing class.
  • Josh Donaldson nominated for MLB Heart and Hustle Award

    Josh Donaldson nominated for MLB Heart and Hustle Award

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:37:43 GMT
    Josh Donaldson earned the Oakland A's Heart and Hustle Award. It's the second consecutive season Donaldson was chosen for the honor.
    Josh Donaldson earned the Oakland A's Heart and Hustle Award. It's the second consecutive season Donaldson was chosen for the honor.
  • Auburn scores commit from WR Nate Craig

    Auburn scores commit from WR Nate Craig

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 01:46:12 GMT
    Nate Craig didn't want to wait. One of the top recruits of the class of 2016 committed to Auburn on Monday night, announcing his choice on Twitter. I will be taking my talents to Auburn University!?????? #WDE pic.twitter.com/8lSreVGBJf -- NITRO (@NitroNate9) July 22, 2014 The 6-foot-3, 205 pound Craig is a 5-star prospect according to the 247Sports composite rankings. He had over 500 yards receiving and 16 total touchdowns at Pasco High School (Tampa, Fla.) last season. He transferred to T...
    Nate Craig didn't want to wait. One of the top recruits of the class of 2016 committed to Auburn on Monday night, announcing his choice on Twitter. I will be taking my talents to Auburn University!?????? #WDE pic.twitter.com/8lSreVGBJf -- NITRO (@NitroNate9) July 22, 2014 The 6-foot-3, 205 pound Craig is a 5-star prospect according to the 247Sports composite rankings. He had over 500 yards receiving and 16 total touchdowns at Pasco High School (Tampa, Fla.) last season. He transferred to T...
  • Alabama sits atop SEC preseason predictions

    Alabama sits atop SEC preseason predictions

    Thursday, July 17 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-17 22:39:58 GMT
    The media has picked Alabama to win the SEC Championship again. The Crimson Tide got more than twice as many votes as Auburn to win the league in the media poll.
    The media has picked Alabama to win the SEC Championship again. The Crimson Tide got more than twice as many votes as Auburn to win the league in the media poll.
  • Nick Marshall preseason SEC pick, Tide have nine first team selections

    Nick Marshall preseason SEC pick, Tide have nine first team selections

    Thursday, July 17 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-17 22:02:25 GMT
    Auburn's Nick Marshall didn't attend SEC Media Days but is front and center in the preseason predictions.
    Auburn's Nick Marshall didn't attend SEC Media Days but is front and center in the preseason predictions.
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  • Former NBA, Alabama player Leon Douglas hired as new basketball coach at Miles College

    Former NBA, Alabama player Leon Douglas hired as new basketball coach at Miles College

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-07-31 22:38:15 GMT
    Former Alabama and NBA player Leon Douglas has been named head coach at Miles College.
    Former Alabama and NBA player Leon Douglas has been named head coach at Miles College.
  • Samford picked to finish third in Southern Conference

    Samford picked to finish third in Southern Conference

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:38:39 GMT
    Coming off it's first trip to the FCS Playoffs, Samford was picked to finish third in the Southern Conference, the highest the program has even been picked in the preseason since it joined the league in 2008.
    Coming off it's first trip to the FCS Playoffs, Samford was picked to finish third in the Southern Conference, the highest the program has even been picked in the preseason since it joined the league in 2008.
  • Alabama State, Southern favorites in SWAC

    Alabama State, Southern favorites in SWAC

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:11:55 GMT
    Defending Southwestern Athletic Conference champion Southern and Alabama State are the favorites to win their divisions.
    Defending Southwestern Athletic Conference champion Southern and Alabama State are the favorites to win their divisions.
  • JSU football picked by media to win OVC championship

    JSU football picked by media to win OVC championship

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:08:13 GMT
    Jacksonville State is picked to win the Ohio Valley Conference championship by media covering the league.
    Jacksonville State is picked to win the Ohio Valley Conference championship by media covering the league.
  • JSU running back Troymaine Pope wounded by gunfire outside AJ's Sunset Grill in Anniston

    JSU running back Troymaine Pope wounded by gunfire outside AJ's Sunset Grill in Anniston

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 8:57 PM EDT2014-07-09 00:57:24 GMT
    ANNISTON, Alabama -- Anniston police are investigating a shooting outside a local bar that wounded Jacksonville State running back Troymaine Pope. Pope, 20, suffered a gunshot wound to his right bicep while trying to run for safety after gunfire erupted in the parking lot of AJ's Sunset Grill around 5:20 a.m. Sunday. The injury was non-life threatening, police said. Pope, an Anniston High School product, is preparing for his sophomore season with the Gamecocks. He played in seven games in 201...
    ANNISTON, Alabama -- Anniston police are investigating a shooting outside a local bar that wounded Jacksonville State running back Troymaine Pope. Pope, 20, suffered a gunshot wound to his right bicep while trying to run for safety after gunfire erupted in the parking lot of AJ's Sunset Grill around 5:20 a.m. Sunday. The injury was non-life threatening, police said. Pope, an Anniston High School product, is preparing for his sophomore season with the Gamecocks. He played in seven games in 201...
  • Alabama, Auburn, UAB, JSU represented on college football watch lists

    Alabama, Auburn, UAB, JSU represented on college football watch lists

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-08 20:15:11 GMT
    Alabama, Auburn and UAB will carry star power into the 2014 season.The top college football awards will release their preseason watch-lists this week and many of the names will be familiar to fans.Alabama defensive back and return man Christion Jones and UAB receiver and return man J.J. Nelson are on the Paul Hornung Award watch list, presented to the most versatile player in major college football.Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker, running backs Derrick Henry and T.J. Yeldon, and receiver Amar...
    Alabama, Auburn and UAB will carry star power into the 2014 season.The top college football awards will release their preseason watch-lists this week and many of the names will be familiar to fans.Alabama defensive back and return man Christion Jones and UAB receiver and return man J.J. Nelson are on the Paul Hornung Award watch list, presented to the most versatile player in major college football.Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker, running backs Derrick Henry and T.J. Yeldon, and receiver Amar...
  • JSU's DaMarcus James on preseason watch list for Payton Award

    JSU's DaMarcus James on preseason watch list for Payton Award

    Monday, July 7 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-07-07 20:28:26 GMT
    Jacksonville State's DaMarcus James is one of the top football players at the FCS level. That sentiment was reinforced when the Gamecocks junior running back was named to the Walter Payton Award watch list. The Sports Network released the list of 20 FCS players who are the frontrunners to earn the honor awarded to the FCS's outstanding player.James set a JSU single season record with 1,477 yards rushing last season. His 29 rushing touchdowns were the most in a single season in the history of ...
    Jacksonville State's DaMarcus James is one of the top football players at the FCS level. That sentiment was reinforced when the Gamecocks junior running back was named to the Walter Payton Award watch list. The Sports Network released the list of 20 FCS players who are the frontrunners to earn the honor awarded to the FCS's outstanding player.James set a JSU single season record with 1,477 yards rushing last season. His 29 rushing touchdowns were the most in a single season in the history of ...
  • Samford's Isaiah Williams to transfer to Georgia State

    Samford's Isaiah Williams to transfer to Georgia State

    Thursday, June 12 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-06-13 02:37:28 GMT
    Samford guard Isaiah Williams will transfer to Georgia State and play the final three years of college career closer to home.The native of Buford, Ga. must sit out next season under NCAA transfer rules and then will have three years of eligibility remaining. Georgia State won the Sunbelt Conference championship last season.Williams was the Southern Conference Freshman of the Year last season with 11.9 points and 3.4 assists a game.He's one of 14 players to transfer out of the Samford basketba...
    Samford guard Isaiah Williams will transfer to Georgia State and play the final three years of college career closer to home.The native of Buford, Ga. must sit out next season under NCAA transfer rules and then will have three years of eligibility remaining. Georgia State won the Sunbelt Conference championship last season.Williams was the Southern Conference Freshman of the Year last season with 11.9 points and 3.4 assists a game.He's one of 14 players to transfer out of the Samford basketba...
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