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7 New College Football Uniforms: Who Will Wear It Best?

Tackling a six foot linebacker is best done in style.

08/14/2014

NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Creates $70M Fund For Testing

College sports’ governing body also agreed to implement a single return-to-play policy spelling out how all teams must treat players who received head blows.

07/29/2014

P.J. Hairston during the NBA Draft combine on May 15, 2014 at Quest Multisport in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Agent Says Pickless Knicks ‘Very, Very’ Interested In P.J. Hairston

No matter what happens, Hairston’s agent, Juan Morrow, said it wasn’t a waste of time to work out for the legendary Phil Jackson.

06/20/2014

Stony Brook athletic director Shawn Heilbron (L), Wolfie the Seawolf (C) and school president Samuel L. Stanley. (credit: Stony Brook University)

Schwartz: Long Island’s Team? Stony Brook Making Strides With New AD

While all of the teams are important to the university in their own way, football is the crown jewel in the eyes of the new boss.

05/21/2014

Philip Nelson looks to throw a pass for the Minnesota Golden Gophers. (Photo by Mark A. Cunningham/Getty Images)

Rutgers QB Nelson Arrested In Minnesota, Could Face Felony Assault Charges

A former Minnesota State linebacker was in critical condition after an alleged assault involving former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson, who recently transferred to Rutgers.

05/12/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rumored New NBA Minimum Age Would Be A Good Thing

Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.

04/25/2014

Lots of hot dogs.  (Photo by Stan Honda/AFP/GettyImages)

NCAA Approves Unlimited Meals, Snacks For Athletes; ‘Hefty Lefty’ Weighs In

The move occurred eight days after Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier complained during the Final Four that he sometimes went to bed “starving” because he couldn’t afford food.

04/16/2014

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Boomer & Carton: UMass’ Derrick Gordon Follows Example Set By Jason Collins

Boomer and Craig talked about Gordon’s courage, while looking forward to a day when this type story is commonplace…

WFAN–04/10/2014

Shabazz Napier of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA national championship game at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Shabazz Napier Lands Cover Of Sports Illustrated After UConn Wins NCAA Title

SI released the cover for its April 14 issue on Tuesday, the morning after UConn beat Kentucky 60-54 for the national championship.

04/08/2014

A man is handcuffed on the UConn campus after the Huskies' NCAA title victory. (Photo by Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Bedlam On UConn Campus After Huskies Win NCAA Championship

Jubilant fans celebrating UConn’s Monday night national basketball championship win smashed a window in an engineering building, broke street lights and overturned furniture inside the school’s student union.

04/08/2014

UConn's Shabazz Napier celebrates on the court after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA championship game on April 7, 2014. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Shabazz Napier Earns Spot Among UConn Greats With 2nd NCAA Title

Napier turned in one final masterpiece as a college player Monday night, lifting the Huskies to a 60-54 win over Kentucky and bringing home a championship hardly anyone not wearing a UConn uniform thought was possible.

04/08/2014

The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

UConn Beats Kentucky 60-54, Wins NCAA Title

Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.

04/08/2014

The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)/The Connecticut Huskies bench celebrates after defeating the Florida Gators 63-53 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Governors Of Connecticut, Kentucky Make Friendly Wager Ahead Of NCAA Title Game

Beshear bet a fully stocked Kentucky bourbon bar that the 8-seed University of Kentucky Wildcats will win; Malloy is wagering Connecticut wine, beer and chocolate on a Huskies victory.

04/07/2014

Kentucky Wildcats players celebrate after a one-point victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kentucky Tops Wisconsin 74-73, To Play For Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left, after taking a pass from his twin brother Andrew, and Kentucky beat Wisconsin 74-73 on Saturday night to advance to the national championship game.

04/05/2014

Kentucky Wildcats players celebrate after a one-point victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. James Young #1 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, To Play For Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.

04/05/2014

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