College Sports Archive

  • NCAA Softball: 5 Things You Need To Know

    Graham Hays has the details on why Temple's loss is Nebraska's gain, why Oregon might ascend to No. 1 and why James Madison is scary in this week's five things you need to know.

    Mar 31 1:24 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Dear Indiana, You Need To Amend Your Religious Freedom Bill

    Indiana isn't the first state to pass a "religious freedom" bill. But it may be the last one to not include provisions explicitly banning discrimination against the LGBT community. Why not do that now, Indiana?

    Mar 31 12:04 PM ET | By Kate Fagan

  • NCAA president 'anxiously' eyes Indiana law

    NCAA president Mark Emmert said Monday he's keeping a close eye on possible changes -- if not a total repeal -- to a new Indiana law that could allow businesses to discriminate against gays and lesbians before it is scheduled to go into effect in July.

    Mar 31 9:34 AM ET

  • Police: Missing Cal athlete killed on freeway

    A Cal Golden Bears soccer player who disappeared after a weekend party was killed by a car as he ran across a Los Angeles freeway, police said Monday.

    Mar 31 2:40 AM ET

  • Princeton's Dietrick to focus on WNBA, not lax

    Princeton point guard Blake Dietrick won't play lacrosse for the Tigers this spring, and instead will concentrate on preparing for the WNBA draft next month.

    Mar 31 2:24 AM ET | By Vicki L. Friedman

  • Disputed new Indiana law concerns NCAA

    NCAA president Mark Emmert says the association is concerned about an Indiana law that could allow businesses to discriminate against gay people.

    Mar 30 5:57 PM ET

  • Big Ten officials to discuss new Indiana law

    Two Big Ten athletic directors told ESPN.com that the impact of the new religious objections law in Indiana will be discussed when they meet May 18-20. One athletic director was "highly disappointed" that the law passed in the state.

    Mar 30 5:56 PM ET

  • OTL: Study finds many hockey helmets unsafe

    "We don't think anybody should be playing in these [hockey] helmets," said Stefan Duma of Virginia Tech, about the lowest-performing hockey helmets.

    Mar 30 2:10 PM ET | By Steve Fainaru

  • Providence skates past Denver into Frozen Four

    Tom Parisi broke a tie on a power play with 5:01 left and Providence beat Denver 4-1 on Sunday night in the NCAA East Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four.

    Mar 30 2:34 AM ET

  • Nebraska-Omaha shuts down RIT for berth

    Ryan Massa made 40 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Rochester Institute of Technology 4-0 on Sunday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four for the first time.

    Mar 29 10:48 PM ET

  • North Dakota tops St. Cloud for Frozen berth

    Drake Caggiula scored his team-leading 18th goal of the season, Zane McIntyre stopped a handful of point-blank shots and North Dakota beat St. Cloud State 4-1 on Saturday night in the West Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four.

    Mar 29 2:45 AM ET

  • Texas dominates to claim 11th team swimming title

    Joseph Schooling won the 200-yard butterfly and Will Licon took the 200 breaststroke Saturday night to help Texas run away with its 11th NCAA men's swimming title.

    Mar 29 1:12 AM ET

  • RIT upsets No. 1 seed Mankato in hockey

    Josh Mitchell broke a tie in the third period and Rochester Institute of Technology beat top-seeded Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 on Saturday in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA hockey tournament.

    Mar 28 11:45 PM ET

  • BU reaches Frozen Four with win over UMD

    Getting sent home from the NCAA Tournament rarely is a good thing.

    Mar 28 11:06 PM ET

  • Longtime Wazzu baseball coach Brayton dies

    Chuck "Bobo" Brayton, the long-time Washington State baseball coach and college Hall of Famer who had 1,162 career wins, has died at the age of 89.

    Mar 28 4:53 PM ET

  • Minn. school cancels baseball season over hazing

    St. Olaf College is canceling the rest of its baseball season because of hazing.

    Mar 27 9:11 PM ET

  • How The Terrapins Are Taking Over The Lacrosse World

    A 10-0 record, a win in their Big Ten debut and the cover of Inside Lacrosse. Does it get any better?

    Mar 27 3:49 PM ET | By D'Arcy Maine

  • Stanford's Nolan breaks U.S. 200 IM record

    Stanford's David Nolan broke his own U.S. record in the 200-yard individual medley Thursday night on the opening day of the NCAA meet, finishing in 1 minute, 39.98 seconds.

    Mar 26 11:59 PM ET

  • NCAA Softball: 5 Things You Need To Know

    Graham Hays details the latest overwhelming performance by Michigan's Sierra Romero, who needs no introduction, and also shines the spotlight on a couple of pitchers at Western Kentucky and UC Riverside whom you should be more familiar with.

    Mar 25 3:16 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • espnW Softball Player Of The Week: Minnesota's Tyler Walker

    Tyler Walker may love Minneapolis, but some warm-weather games back in her home state of California helped her bat heat up as she hit five home runs to earn our weekly honor.

    Mar 25 10:37 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • The Life And Times Of An NCAA Softball Player: Out Of Darkness, Into Light

    Just as the frightening, stormy beginning to a recent flight gave way to brilliant sunshine, Kayla Lombardo believes Fordham's sometimes-difficult season has brighter things in store.

    Mar 25 10:24 AM ET | By Kayla Lombardo

  • UMass hires Ga. Tech's Bamford for AD job

    The University of Massachusetts has selected a high-ranking athletics administrator at Georgia Tech with New England roots to be its new director of athletics.

    Mar 24 9:39 AM ET

  • 3 Iowa wrestlers suspended following arrest

    Three University of Iowa wrestlers have been suspended indefinitely after being arrested last week in eastern Iowa.

    Mar 23 6:04 PM ET

  • 'New chapter': Swimmer Franklin turns pro

    Missy Franklin has bid farewell to college swimming and is turning pro.

    Mar 23 10:14 AM ET

  • Missy Franklin wins title in final college meet

    Missy Franklin of California won the 200-yard backstroke with the second-fastest time ever for her third title of the NCAA women's swimming and diving championships Saturday night, and helped the Golden Bears win the team title.

    Mar 22 5:32 PM ET