College Sports

LaVar Ball

LaVar Ball Is Pulling His Suspended Son LiAngelo Out Of UCLA

LiAngelo Ball was arrested for shoplifting in China on Nov. 7.

 | Carter Woodiel

Former Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin

College Football Coaches Earn More Than Ever — Even When They're Fired

Even getting fired can mean a big payday for top-tier NCAA coaches.

 | Carter Woodiel

UCLA Player LiAngelo Ball

UCLA Players Detained In China Thank Trump For Their Release

The players were accused of stealing sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store while they were in China for a game.

 | Gabrielle Ware

Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump

Trump Is Trying To Help The UCLA Basketball Players Arrested In China

Three players were accused of stealing sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store while they were in China for a game.

 | Carter Woodiel

NCAA basketball logo

FBI Arrests NCAA Basketball Coaches, Adidas Rep & Others For Bribery

Undercover agents, secret recordings and more led to 10 people in college basketball being arrested overnight on bribery and corruption charges.

 | Jamal Andress

Joe Paterno leaving Penn State's football building.

Report Questions When Joe Paterno Learned About Sex Abuse Allegations

CNN obtained a police report that alleges Joe Paterno heard accusations against Jerry Sandusky earlier than previously thought.

 | Grant Suneson

LaMelo Ball shows off his new signature sneakers.

Lonzo Ball's Brother LaMelo Is Selling $400 Shoes, Risking NCAA Future

High school basketball player LaMelo Ball is selling his own line of $400 shoes. But that could make him ineligible to play college basketball.

 | Grant Suneson

The mascots of Louisiana State, Missouri, Auburn and Clemson (clockwise from top left)

NCAA Tigers Are Teaming Up To Protect Tigers In The Wild

Missouri, Louisiana State, Auburn and Clemson are forming the U.S. Tiger University Consortium to try to double wild tiger populations.

 | Grant Suneson

Louisville men's head basketball coach Rick Pitino alongside a player.

NCAA Suspends Louisville Head Coach For Not Knowing About Sex Scandal

Men's basketball head coach Rick Pitino says he was unaware for years that a team assistant paid escorts to perform sex acts with recruits.

 | Ryan Biek

Duke and North Carolina play in the ACC Basketball Tournament in New York City.

With The 'Bathroom Bill' Repealed, North Carolina Gets Basketball Back

The NCAA is ending its ban on letting North Carolina host tournament games after the state repealed its so-called "bathroom bill."

 | Grant Suneson

Joel Berry in 2017 NCAA Basketball Championship Game

Redemption Is Sweet For North Carolina, 2017 NCAA Basketball Champion

North Carolina has been to the NCAA title game 11 times now, and the Tar Heels have won more than they've lost.

 | Jamal Andress

NCAA basketball referees discuss a call during a game

NCAA Referees Have Their Own Sort Of March Madness

Just like the teams they officiate, referees' Final Four dreams are also on the line. Only a few get to call the year's biggest games.

 | Carter Woodiel

Cincinnati head coach Mick Cronin gestures on the sideline during a game.

Coach Says NCAA Bracket Seeding Is Rigged. Is There Any Truth To That?

University of Cincinnati men's basketball coach Mick Cronin claims the selection committee tweaks the seeding to get better matchups.

 | Carter Woodiel

Donald Trump golfs

Trump Won't Carry On This Obama Tradition

The annual March Madness "presidential bracket" tradition left the White House with the Obamas.

 | Jake Jones

JP Macura wears a No. 55 jersey in a March Madness game.

Why College Basketball Players Never Wear Digits 6 Through 9

Thanks to a quirk in the NCAA's rulebook, no college jersey has a number higher than 55.

 | Carter Woodiel

The North Carolina Tar Heels celebrates with the championship trophy.

NCAA To Pay Former Student Athletes $208M In Stipend Settlement

The NCAA payouts are happening because former athletes argued they didn't get the same stipend as their successors.

 | Grant Suneson

University of Minnesota football players

U. Of Minnesota Football's Boycott Ends; 10 Players Still Suspended

University of Minnesota football players said they will play in the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27 after they threatened to skip it.

 | Grant Suneson

The Wake Forest football team

More Schools Come Forward In 'WakeyLeaks' College Football Scandal

A former Wake Forest football player leaked game information, and now, Army and Virginia Tech football programs have been contacted in the scandal.

 | Christian Bryant

Washington Huskies football players celebrate

Making The College Football Playoff Isn't Just About Winning Games

In most sports, win-loss record tells all — not so for college football.

 | Carter Woodiel

Rick Pitino the head coach of the Louisville Cardinals is introduced before the game against the Kennesaw State Owls in 2015.

NCAA Officially Accuses Louisville Basketball In Sex Scandal

Basketball staff members are accused of paying escorts to have sex with recruits and players.

 | Ryan Biek

Wisconsin Badgers star Nigel Hayes handles the ball during a game.

The Real Money In College Sports Isn't Made By The NCAA

Wisconsin star Nigel Hayes' recent protest isn't directed only at the NCAA; he's also calling out the conferences that reap football revenue.

 | Carter Woodiel

Justin Jackson of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts after being defeated.

The NCAA's Opposition To HB2 Is Giving North Carolina March Sadness

The NCAA is pulling all championship events from North Carolina over the state's controversial bathroom bill.

 | Grant Suneson

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney leads warmups with his team before a game.

The College Football Arms Race Is Upon Us

Teams are spending more and more money on facilities that look impossibly large — until you see what their competitors have.

 | Carter Woodiel

The mugshots of the six young men are placed in two rows, with three in each row.

6 Notre Dame Football Players Were Arrested Over The Weekend

The players were arrested in two separate incidents on Friday night and Saturday morning.

 | Lauren Stephenson

Penn State University head football coach Joe Paterno leaves the team's football building on November 8, 2011.

Sandusky Accuser: Paterno Knew, Ignored Child Sex Abuse Claims In 1976

A man who accused Jerry Sandusky of sexually assaulting him when he was 14 years old claims he told Joe Paterno about the incident in 1976.

 | Matt Moreno

A statue of Penn State University head football coach Joe Paterno is seen outside of Beaver Stadium in 2011.

Over 200 Penn State Football Players Demand Return Of Paterno Statue

Over 200 former Penn State football players demanded the university reinstate a statue of Joe Paterno after it was removed in 2012.

 | Grant Suneson

Head coach Pat Summitt of the Tennessee Lady Vols looks on during the Lady Vols' loss to Michigan State

Volunteer Hero: Looking Back On Pat Summitt's Storied Career

With 1,098 wins and eight national titles, Pat Summitt was a champion on and off the court.

 | Jamal Andress

Head coach Pat Summitt of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers celebrates by cutting down the net after their 64-48 win.

Pat Summitt's Family Is Reportedly 'Preparing For The Worst'

The legendary University of Tennessee coach stepped down as the Volunteers' head coach after being diagnosed with dementia.

 | Matt Moreno

Brandon Vanderburg

Guilty Verdict Reached In Vanderbilt Rape Retrial

Brandon Vandenburg was convicted in the 2013 rape of his then-girlfriend.

 | Matt Picht

Art Briles in October at McLane football stadium.

Art Briles Accuses Baylor Of Making Him The Fall Guy

The former coach says the university is using him as a scapegoat to hide its own failures in dealing with sexual assault victims.

 | Eugene Daniels