College Sports Archive

  • Cincinnati hires former Colorado AD Bohn

    The University of Cincinnati has hired former Colorado athletic director Mike Bohn to take over a program hoping to move into a more high-profile conference.

    Feb 6 5:50 PM ET

  • Ball State senior Jenny Gilbert turns on the hitting power

    Hays: Ball State's Gilbert turns on the power

    From Canada to Indiana by way of Texas, and from slap hitter to home run record-setter, Ball State's Jenny Gilbert has traveled a unique path to stardom.

    Feb 6 2:36 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Softball rivalry heats up between Alabama and Auburn

    Hays: Alabama-Auburn softball rivalry heats up

    Alabama has the 2012 national championship. Auburn now has top coach Clint Myers. The schools' softball rivalry could soon be taking on a football-esque look.

    Feb 6 1:37 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Five burning questions for 2014 NCAA softball season

    Hays: Five burning questions for NCAA softball season

    Some things we know for certain -- Lauren Chamberlain will dominate, for instance. But in a softball season without a clear favorite team, it's only fitting that we begin by throwing out some questions.

    Feb 4 8:48 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • N'eastern, BC make Beanpot final

    Boston College's top line put the Eagles in position to win another Beanpot.

    Feb 4 1:29 AM ET

  • UConn formally responds to Title IX lawsuit

    The University of Connecticut has formally responded to a federal lawsuit that claims it mishandled several reports of sexual assaults on its main campus in Storrs, an allegation it denies.

    Feb 3 5:42 PM ET

  • Dartmouth cross-country skier dies during race

    Dartmouth College says that a junior member of its cross-country ski team died at an event in Vermont.

    Feb 1 11:18 PM ET

  • Lady Vols No. 1 in softball preseason poll

    Tennessee holds the No. 1 spot in the preseason ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25, the Amateur Softball Association of America and USA Softball announced Tuesday.

    Jan 28 6:58 PM ET

  • Buckeyes AD Smith named VP, gets extension

    Ohio State has given athletic director Gene Smith the additional title of vice president and has extended his contract through June 2020.

    Jan 28 6:31 PM ET

  • Report: Winter Classic didn't set fan record

    A counting issue will prevent Guinness from giving the NHL the world record for largest attendance at a hockey game, Yahoo! Sports reported.

    Jan 27 12:14 PM ET

  • Noles' Winston wants second title on diamond

    Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston wants to help Florida State win another national championship -- in baseball.

    Jan 24 11:53 PM ET

  • UNC halts athlete literacy researcher's work

    North Carolina has halted the research of reading specialist Mary Willingham until she receives approval from a review board and is investigating statements she made questioning the literacy level of Tar Heels athletes.

    Jan 17 11:48 PM ET

  • NCAA, power conferences weigh autonomy plan

    Hundreds of athletic administrators and delegates gathered at the San Diego Convention Center Thursday to begin dialogue that is expected to alter the landscape of Division I athletics.

    Jan 17 3:22 PM ET | By Kevin Gemmell

  • Sources: S. Florida to replace AD Woolard

    Doug Woolard is being replaced as the University of South Florida athletic director, but he will be allowed to remain at the school in an unspecified role until his contract expires next year, sources said.

    Jan 16 5:49 PM ET | By Brett McMurphy

  • Maryland files $157M counterclaim vs. ACC

    The University of Maryland has filed a $157 million countersuit against the ACC, raising a new allegation that the conference tried to recruit at least two unnamed Big Ten schools after learning of Maryland's intent to leave and join the Big Ten.

    Jan 14 5:07 PM ET | By Heather Dinich

  • Mullins, Brian are top NCAA soccer players

    Maryland senior forward Patrick Mullins became the seventh back-to-back Hermann Trophy winner as the best player in NCAA Division I soccer, and Virginia junior midfielder Morgan Brian took the women's award Friday night.

    Jan 10 11:11 PM ET

  • Humphrey adds to NCAA enforcement exodus

    LuAnn Humphrey, the organization’s director of enforcement and a longtime part of the NCAA’s enforcement team, will leave early next month, the NCAA confirmed to ESPN.com on Friday.

    Jan 10 1:11 PM ET | By Dana O'Neil

  • Boo Who?

    Bridget Sloan conquers new arenas

    Olympic silver medalist Bridget Sloan was stunned by the harsh hello she received last year as a Florida freshman. Now she's back hoping for another national title.

    Jan 10 10:41 AM ET | By Andrew Linnehan

  • Sources: ND chooses Under Armour for gear

    The University of Notre Dame will switch from wearing adidas for all its team sports to Under Armour when the current deal expires at the end of the school year, multiple sources told ESPN.com.

    Jan 9 11:13 PM ET | By Darren Rovell

  • Fitzpatrick leaves N'western, to golf full time

    Matt Fitzpatrick, the 2013 U.S. Amateur champion, is leaving Northwestern after just one semester to play golf full time.

    Jan 9 10:22 PM ET | By Farrell Evans

  • Death of USC water polo player being probed

    The Orange County Coroner's Office is investigating the death of a Southern California freshman water polo player who helped the Trojans win the NCAA title last month.

    Jan 9 10:09 PM ET

  • Sandusky testifies in pension hearing, waits

    Jerry Sandusky described his career and retirement from Penn State by video link as testimony began Tuesday in a hearing into whether he can get back the retirement benefits he lost after being convicted of child molestation.

    Jan 7 3:50 PM ET

  • Georgia swim coach on leave amid review

    Longtime Georgia swimming coach Jack Bauerle will not be with the team for its meet against North Carolina State while the school conducts an academic review of sophomore Chase Kalisz.

    Jan 4 12:22 PM ET

  • Waldrum leaves Notre Dame to coach NWSL's Houston Dash

    Hays: ND's Waldrum makes Dash for NWSL

    Last year, B.J. Snow left UCLA to coach the Under-17 U.S. national team. Now, Randy Waldrum is leaving South Bend for his native Texas, where he'll coach the expansion Houston Dash of the NWSL.

    Jan 3 10:43 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Penn State beats Wisconsin 3-1 for NCAA title

    Ariel Scott had 21 kills and Katie Slay added 14 to give Penn State a 3-1 victory over scrappy Wisconsin on Saturday night for the Nittany Lions' sixth NCAA volleyball championship.

    Dec 22 3:30 AM ET