College Sports

A closeup of a Baylor University football helmet.

How Baylor University Imploded Under Sexual Assault Allegations

Baylor University demoted its president and plans to fire its head football coach because school officials failed to report sexual assaults.

 | Christian Bryant

Greg Bryant #1 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs the ball at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 13, 2014.

University Of Alabama At Birmingham Running Back Dead After Shooting

UAB running back Greg Bryant and a passenger were involved in a shooting Saturday morning.

 | Matt Moreno

Joe Paterno is surrounded by the media while leaving the team's football building

Penn State Insurer Alleges Joe Paterno Knew Of Abuse In 1976

A court document calls into question Joe Paterno's statement that he didn't know about Jerry Sandusky's abuse.

 | Grant Suneson

Players run by the logo at mid-court during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

Bathroom Bill Backlash: NCAA To Host Events In 'Inclusive' States Only

The NCAA announced it won't host events in places it deems have discriminatory laws. That could mean no more NCAA tournament games in North Carolina.

 | Grant Suneson

Daniel Ochefu #23 of the Villanova Wildcats hoists the trophy after Villanova defeat North Carolina.

Villanova's Incredible National Championship Win Is An Instant Classic

A 3-point attempt from Villanova's Kris Jenkins went in as time expired. The Wildcats defeated the North Carolina Tar Heels 77-74.

 | Matt Moreno

Brice Johnson #11 of the North Carolina Tar Heels and Marcus Paige #5 celebrate defeating the Syracuse Orange 83-66.

UNC Fans Celebrate On Chapel Hill's Franklin St. After Tar Heels Win

The Tar Heels defeated the Syracuse Orange for the third time this season, winning 83-66 to advance to the NCAA Men's College Basketball Championship.

 | Matt Moreno

Spike Albrecht of Michigan shoots a free throw during the 2013 Final Four at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

March Madness: Do College Players Shoot Worse In Huge Football Arenas?

You might've heard of the "dome effect," which argues that basketball players don't shoot as well in giant stadiums. But is it really true?

 | Carter Woodiel

The Syracuse Orange celebrate their 68-62 win over the Virginia Cavaliers during the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

Syracuse, A No. 10 Seed, Somehow Makes It To The Final Four

The Syracuse Orange defeated the Virginia Cavaliers on Sunday, continuing their improbable run through the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

 | Matt Moreno

Duke basketball player Grayson Allen and Sen. Ted Cruz.

All The People Ted Cruz Looks Like (But Probably Isn't)

Ted Cruz has denied he's Duke star Grayson Allen, but he still has a long list of doppelgangers he has yet to formally address.

 | Carter Woodiel

Head coach Mike Brey of Notre Dame celebrates with his team after defeating Wisconsin in the Sweet 16.

The ACC's March Madness Dominance Goes All The Way To The Bank

The ACC is owning March Madness like few other conferences have. An ACC team will definitely be in the title game, and that means money.

 | Carter Woodiel

Ben Simmons #25 of the LSU Tigers.

LSU's Ben Simmons Is Declaring For The NBA Draft, Surprising No One

While LSU struggled this season, Simmons was the only player in the country to average more than 19 points, 11 rebounds and four assists this year.

 | Jamal Andress

Matt Bohannon #5 of the Northern Iowa Panthers sits on the court after a play in the second half against the Texas A&M Aggies

Northern Iowa Had A 100-Percent Chance Of Winning … And Then Lost

Northern Iowa was up by 12 with 34 seconds to go in the game and somehow let Texas A&M back into it. The Aggies won 92-88 after two overtimes.

 | Matt Moreno

The Kentucky Wildcats' mascot is pictured in front of a map of the United States.

Top 3 Unusual Methods You Should've Used To Pick Your NCAA Bracket

Did you pick Michigan State to win it all? Here are three March Madness bracket-picking methods that might've resulted in a different outcome.

 | Katherine Biek

Head coach Tom Izzo of Michigan State speaks to Alvin Ellis III in the first half against Middle Tennessee State on Friday.

March Madness Bracket Busted? Here's How You Can Still Win Your Pool

If Michigan State's loss in the first round busted your March Madness bracket, there are a few ways you can still win your pool.

 | Carter Woodiel

Derrick Gordon No. 32 of the Seton Hall Pirates celebrates after making a basket.

Derrick Gordon Is The First Openly Gay Player In NCAA Men's Tournament

This will be Derrick Gordon's third NCAA tournament but his first since he publicly announced his sexuality.

 | Matt Moreno

CBS Sports' Selection Show coverage

Someone Leaked The March Madness Bracket As It Was Being Revealed

As the stretched-out Selection Show proceeded on CBS, one Twitter user revealed who was headed to the Big Dance before the TV broadcast did.

 | Carter Woodiel

Players from the University of Oregon basketball team.

The Top Seeds In March Madness Have Been Named, And There's A Surprise

Early in the show, the selection committee in charge of the March Madness field made a controversial call on who would get the last No. 1 seed.

 | Carter Woodiel

Head coach Ed Conroy talks with Kain Harris #11 of the Tulane Green Wave.

During An NCAA Game, A Coach Heard He'd Be Fired — And He Still Won

During an AAC tournament game, fans in the stands told Tulane University basketball coach Ed Conroy he'd be fired.

 | Carter Woodiel

An NCAA basketball player celebrates on the court.

March Madness: The Real Numbers, Costs And Odds

An estimated 60 million Americans will fill out brackets for March Madness. There's a 1 in 9.2 quintillion chance of getting a perfect bracket.

 | Matt Moreno

Photo of a March Madness bracket.

So You Want To Join A March Madness Pool: A Guide For Rookies

Joining a March Madness pool can be a fun way to enjoy one of America's most exciting sporting events. Here's what rookies should know.

 | Carter Woodiel

Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers with a score of 24 to 10 to win Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium on February 7, 2016 in Santa Clara, California.

Cam Newton Walks Out Of Post-Super Bowl Presser, Gets Roasted For It

The Carolina Panthers quarterback had a memorable season, but it ended on a sour note.

 | Matt Moreno and Grant Suneson

Quarterback Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles looks on during the College Football Playoff Semifinal against the Oregon Ducks at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California

FSU Will Pay Jameis Winston's Accuser Nearly $1M In Rape Case

Florida State University has settled a lawsuit with Erica Kinsman for $950,000. Kinsman accused then-FSU quarterback Jameis Winston of rape in 2012.

 | Jamal Andress

Portland State University linebacker AJ Schlatter died suddenly on Monday shortly after tonsil surgery.

Portland State Linebacker Dies After Tonsil Surgery

PSU student athlete AJ Schlatter died Sunday night, according to his father. He had undergone tonsil surgery on Friday.

 | Matt Moreno

Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates by hoisting the College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy after defeating the Clemson Tigers in the 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 11, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.

Where Nick Saban Ranks After Alabama's Latest National Championship

The Alabama Crimson Tide beat Clemson 45-40, earning head coach Nick Saban his fifth overall national championship.

 | Matt Moreno

Alabama celebrates their berth into the College Football National Championship Game.

NCAA Rule Gives Alabama A Huge Advantage Over Clemson

Alabama has more time to prepare for the College Football Playoff championship game than Clemson, thanks to the schools' different class schedules.

 | Grant Suneson

Head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on in the first quarter against the New England Patriots during the preseason game at Gillette Stadium on August 15, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.

Chip Kelly Won't Be Returning To Coach College Football

The fired Philadelphia Eagles head coach is reportedly trying to stay in the NFL, and the Tennessee Titans could be an ideal location.

 | Matt Moreno

There's No Clear Front-Runner For This Year's Heisman Trophy

Alabama's Derrick Henry, Stanford's Christian McCaffrey and Clemson's Deshaun Watson all made this year's short list.

 | Matt Moreno

How The Big Ten Could Force The Big 12 To Expand

The 10-team Big 12 wants a conference title game, but it'll likely need at least 12 teams before the Big Ten will let that happen.

 | Carter Woodiel

Why Everyone Agrees These 4 College Football Teams Are Playoff-Worthy

No one is arguing that Clemson, Alabama, Michigan State or Oklahoma shouldn't be in the playoff. How did that happen?

 | Carter Woodiel

Watch Mizzou's Football Players Celebrate Their Brand-New Coach

Missouri named defensive coordinator Barry Odom head coach Thursday night, and from the looks of things, his players couldn't be happier.

 | Cliff Judy and Carter Woodiel