Big 12 RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Baylor-Cal game in Australia no longer in the works

    CBS Sports "Turns out maybe -- just maybe -- you shouldn't go ahead and book that thousand-dollar flight to Australia, Baylor fan. ESPN reported Friday the Bears' proposed meeting with Cal in the Land Down Under "is off." Reports first surfaced last month that Baylor was exploring the possibility of..." July 03

  • Oklahoma says QB Baker Mayfield has ‘shoulder fatigue,’ shoots down report of serious injury

    Dallas Morning News "Baker Mayfield is the name on every Oklahoma fan’s mind as the season slowly approaches The Sooners are looking for an answer at quarterback, and many feel the Texas Tech transfer is the right fit in Lincoln Riley’s new offense. But reports of the quarterback missing practices this week with a..." July 02

  • Former Baylor RB Silas Nacita says NAIA ruled him ineligible to play

    The Score "Silas Nacita has experienced yet another setback in his mission to get back out onto the field. After being ruled ineligible to play by Baylor, the former running back has announced that he was also ruled ineligible to play football at Southwestern Assemblies of God University by the..." June 23

  • Baylor could wear different uniform combo in every game for 10 years

    CBS Sports "For the last two seasons, Baylor has managed to lead all of college football in scoring, averaging just around 50 points per game in that span. That's obviously an incredible statistic, but there's another statistic that belongs to Baylor that might be equally impressive. While there's no way to..." June 23

  • Report: Boosters clashing with Texas AD Steve Patterson

    The Score "Steve Patterson may be gearing up to face some angry Texas boosters. Prominent Longhorns supporters believe the athletic director, hired in November 2013, is valuing money over the schools' coaches, players, and fans, according to a scathing report from HornsDigest.com's Chip Brown. "There..." June 19

  • Chris Simms says he 'may have gotten a few $100 handshakes' at Texas

    CBS Sports "In recent years, the college football world has seen its fair share of autograph scandals, whether with Johnny Manziel at Texas A&M or last year with Todd Gurley at Georgia. But it's hardly a recent phenomenon in the sport, as former Texas quarterback Chris Simms attested to on the radio..." June 18

  • Texas to sell beer, wine at home football games

    Fox Sports Southwest "Texas will begin selling beer and wine at home football games this fall, beginning with the Sept. 12 home opener against Rice. Athletic director Steve Patterson announced the plan, which had been on the docket since he officially took over for DeLoss Dodds in 2014. The Longhorns had tested..." June 18

  • Iowa State dismisses RB Martinez Syria for unspecified rules violation

    SI - College Football "Iowa State has kicked running back Martinez Syria off of the team for an unspecified violation of team rules, according to a Yahoo.com report. Syria played for the Cyclones as a true freshman during the 2014-15 season. He rushed for 47 yards on 20 carries and scored one touchdown. Syria..." June 18

  • Baylor in talks for 2016 opener in Australia vs. Pac-12 team

    CBS Sports "Baylor athletic director Ian McCaw said the school has made a proposal to play its 2016 football opener overseas earlier this week. McCaw's radio interview included very little in terms of specifics, but FoxSports.com has confirmed that the Bears are in talks to play the game in Australia,..." June 17

  • Justice Hansen transferring to Butler Community College, per report

    The Oklahoman "Former Oklahoma quarterback Justice Hansen is expected to transfer to Butler (Kan.) Community College, according to an ESPN.com report Tuesday afternoon. Hansen, a former Edmond Santa Fe standout, signed with the Sooners in their recruiting class of 2014 and redshirted last season. He competed..." June 16

  • Kansas State receiver Judah Jones transfers to Stephen F. Austin

    Kansas.com "Judah Jones, an athletic receiver and kick returner, has decided to transfer from Kansas State to Stephen F. Austin. He leaves the Wildcats as a redshirt sophomore and will have three years of eligibility remaining. He can play next season, because the Lumberjacks are members of the Football..." June 15

  • Report: Kansas lands UAB's Quincy Perdue

    The Score "Quincy Perdue may be donning a Jayhawks uniform come fall. The UAB wide receiver is reportedly set to transfer to Kansas, according to the Lawrence Journal-World's Matt Tait. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound receiver will be eligible to play immediately because of a transfer exception granted to..." June 15

  • Former Arizona, Texas QB Connor Brewer now transferring to Virginia

    Yahoo! Sports "It appears that quarterback Connor Brewer won’t be transferring to Northern Arizona after all. Brewer, who started his career at Texas and spent the last two seasons at Arizona, announced on his Instagram page Tuesday that he’s headed to the University of Virginia. “A new opportunity has..." June 09

  • Report: Four-star Texas Tech signee, South Oak Cliff standout J.F. Thomas looks headed for junior college

    Dallas Morning News "Four-star South Oak Cliff wide receiver J.F.Thomas, who signed with Texas Tech in February, looks headed for Trinity Valley Community College this fall, according to Wreckem247.com. An unnamed source at Trinity Valley told the recruiting website there is a “good chance” Thomas is playing for..." June 08

  • Dalton Wood's status with OU football remains unclear

    Tulsa World "Oklahoma’s 2015 signing class is nearly complete. All but one player from the class that signed in February is on campus—or headed there shortly—for summer workouts but the one remaining piece remains a mystery." June 08

  • Baylor defensive end Sam Ukwuachu is “expected” to be eligible in Fall 2015

    Dallas Morning News "Defensive end Sam Ukwuachu transferred to Baylor in Summer 2013 after a freshman All-American season at Boise State in 2012. However, the Pearland native was ruled ineligible last season for undisclosed reasons. During an event where he was the guest speaker, defensive coordinator Phil Bennett..." June 08

  • New Texas president in favor of selling beer at football games

    CBS Sports "Texas hasn't won a Big 12 title since 2009, and when Longhorns fans have to go such a lengthy amount of time without experiencing success, they search for ways to cope. If the school's new president gets his way, they'll have one. Greg Fenves had his introductory press conference in Austin on..." June 03

  • Tech DB La'Darius Newbold transferring to Illinois State

    Lubbock Avalanche-Journal "Texas Tech redshirt junior La’Darius Newbold is transferring to Illinois State. The defensive back made two tackles in four games during his three-year Red Raiders career. His departure likely won’t impact the depth chart greatly, as the Red Raiders have 15 defensive backs returning and signed..." June 02

  • Teammate: Frank Shannon back with Sooners after suspension

    The Oklahoman "Linebacker Frank Shannon is back with Oklahoma after a nearly year-long suspension, according to a tweet from teammate Zack Sanchez. Shannon was suspended by the school last summer for violating the school’s Title IX sexual misconduct policy. A female student alleged Shannon sexually..." June 02

  • Assault charge against Devonte Fields to be dismissed

    ESPN "Louisville Cardinals defensive end signee Devonte Fields has reached an agreement to dismiss his misdemeanor assault charge. Fields met with prosecutors Friday and signed a memo with intent to dismiss the charge pending his completion of four anger management courses, a representative for the..." June 01

  • Longhorns DT signee Du'Vonta Lampkin says he won't enroll at Texas

    CBS Sports "Three-star defensive tackle signee Du'Vonta Lampkin won't be enrolling at Texas after all. Lampkin confirmed via Twitter that he will play for a different school despite signing with the Longhorns in February: The Houston native was quoted in a Cypress Creek-Mirror story as saying that after..." June 01

  • Everett Golson confirms Notre Dame blocked him from Texas

    Fox Sports "When former Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson was sifting through his options of places to transfer, he found Texas intriguing. The Longhorns are in need of stability at quarterback, and head coach Charlie Strong and his staff developed Teddy Bridgewater -- now the Minnesota Vikings..." May 28

  • Former Oklahoma State QB Daxx Garman transferring to Maryland

    The Oklahoman "Former Oklahoma State quarterback Daxx Garman is reportedly joining the Maryland football program following his graduation from Oklahoma State. Maryland tweeted the news from its official Twitter account Thursday." May 28

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    BREAKING: QB Daxx Garman will join the Maryland Football team for the 2015 season after graduating from Oklahoma State. #FearTheTurtle

  • Oklahoma quarterback Justice Hansen to transfer

    CBS Sports "Justice Hansen was one of the top recruits in Oklahoma's 2014 class, but the four-star quarterback will never take a snap in a Sooners uniform. Hansen took to his Twitter account Wednesday to announce he's decided to transfer. "I have done a lot of thinking, talking with friends and family, and..." May 28

  • Ex-A&M QB Kenny Hill says he's headed to TCU

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Kenny Hill is officially headed to TCU. Hill, who set Texas A&M’s single-game record for passing yards in the Aggies’ season-opening win over South Carolina last year, told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that he’s set to enroll on June 1. Reports emerged in January that TCU was Hill’s likely..." May 22

  • Oklahoma transfer Keith Ford picks Texas A&M

    Sporting News - NCAAF "After his unofficial visit to College Station on Thursday, former Oklahoma running back Keith Ford decided Texas A&M was where he saw himself next year. “I’m going to Aggieland,” Ford told 247Sports. “It feels great. When I went up there today you could really tell how much time they put into..." May 22

  • Ex-Sooners RB Keith Ford: I'm 'leaning towards Texas A&M'

    CBS Sports "Keith Ford isn't shy about where he feels he could end up after his transfer from Oklahoma -- or why he felt the need to leave Norman. The former five-star running back recruit spoke extensively to GigEm247.com on Tuesday, telling the 247Sports affiliate he's "leaning" towards enrolling at..." May 21

  • Former Texas OL Darius James headed to Auburn

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Former Texas Longhorn Darius James is reportedly headed to the SEC. According to AuburnSports.com, James, a 6-foot-5, 304-pound offensive lineman, told head coach Gus Malzahn Sunday morning that he will transfer to Auburn in the summer. James, who visited Auburn’s campus this weekend, will..." May 19

  • Oklahoma sophomore wide receiver K.J. Young dismissed from the team

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma redshirt sophomore wide receiver K.J. Young has been dismissed from the team for violating unspecified team rules, an OU spokesman confirmed Sunday. Young, from Perris, Calif., started three games last season and appeared in 12, catching 19 passes for 215 yards and a touchdown. He..." May 19

  • Source: TCU receiver Cam White will not transfer to Rutgers

    Newark Star-Ledger "Cam White's potential transfer to Rutgers never progressed beyond social media. The TCU wide receiver announced on his Twitter page in February that he planned to transfer to Rutgers for his final year of eligibility. But a person with knowledge of the situation said Rutgers has no plans to add..." May 19

  • Report: Baylor DT Suleiman Masumbuko to transfer to Tulsa

    Dallas Morning News "Baylor defensive tackle Suleiman Masumbuko will leave the program and transfer to Tulsa according to multiple reports. The Trinity Euless alum will graduate from Baylor and be immediately eligible next season. Masumbuko contributed as a reserve defensive lineman each of the past three seasons..." May 14

  • OU running back Keith Ford to transfer

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma has a strong stable of running backs but the field got a bit thinner Wednesday when Keith Ford announced he would transfer. SoonerScoop.com first reported the decision. The junior was suspended indefinitely earlier in the spring for academic and team rules violations. “The past 2..." May 13

  • Croney “doing fine” after gunshot wound

    Ames Tribune "Iowa State football signee Sheldon Croney is progressing well following a self-inflicted gunshot wound last week, head coach Paul Rhoads said on Monday. The incident happened last Tuesday in Bakersfield, Calif. “He is doing fine,” Rhoads said. “There is going to have to be a healing process..." May 12

  • Notre Dame won't release Everett Golson to Texas, '15 opponents

    CBS Sports "Everett Golson won't end up at Texas or any other opponent on Notre Dame's 2015 schedule, according to Fox Sports' Bruce Feldman. Speculation and anticipation surrounds the future of Golson as reports of school visits begin to surface. 247Sports has already identified South Carolina and Georgia..." May 11

  • Police: Cyclones RB recruit accidentally shot his hand

    Des Moines Register "California police say that Iowa State running back recruit Sheldon Croney suffered an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound to his left hand Tuesday. According to a press release provided by the Bakersfield (Calif.) Police Department, Croney was transported to a medical center for treatment..." May 09

  • Former 5-star OL Darius James transferring from Texas

    Burnt Orange Nation "The Texas Longhorns will lose another highly-ranked offensive lineman with a Tuesday evening report from Orangebloods that sophomore Darius James will transfer from the program. Horn Sports confirmed the news a short time later and James himself provided further substantiation that he has received..." May 06

  • Texas Tech football player arrested in connection with marijuana possession

    Lubbock Avalanche-Journal "Texas Tech wide receiver Reginald Davis was arrested Monday afternoon by the Lubbock Police Department on suspicion of possession of marijuana. LPD Lt. Ray Mendoza said Davis was pulled over for a traffic violation around noon in the 5200 block of 50th Street. Officers allegedly found less than..." May 06

  • WVU’s Russell Haughton-James arrested on felony burglary charge

    College Football Talk "With another weekend in the books, it’s time to, once again, reset the “Days Without An Arrest” ticker. The latest to trigger a double-zero reset is Russell Haughton-James, the West Virginia offensive lineman who WV Metro News is reporting was arrested on one count of burglary Sunday night. No..." May 04

  • Ex-UT lineman Michael Sawyers pleads not guilty to theft

    Tennessean "Former Ensworth and University of Tennessee defensive lineman Michael Sawyers entered a plea of not guilty Wednesday morning in Knox County court on a felony theft charge. Sawyers, 19, is accused of entering a university dormitory room on March 13 and stealing an Xbox and three video games. He..." April 29

  • LB Marcquis Roberts says he's transferring to Kansas

    Yahoo! Sports "Kansas picked up another big transfer on Monday. Former South Carolina LB Marcquis Roberts posted to Facebook that he was heading to Kansas. Thank you to all the schools that wanted me to join their school. It feels like a 2nd chance. I will be playing football and working towards my master..." April 28

  • Kansas QB Michael Cummings needs surgery after spring game injury

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Kansas quarterback Michael Cummings needs surgery on his injured left knee, Jayhawks head coach David Beaty announced Monday. Cummings, Kansas’ returning starter, was injured during the team’s spring game on Saturday on a low hit from safety Michael Glatczak. “Michael sustained a left knee..." April 27

  • Former Texas A&M receiver Laquvionte Gonzalez headed to Kansas

    Kansas City Star "One day after its spring game, the Kansas football program notched a couple recruiting victories, including a commitment from an intriguing transfer from Texas A&M. Laquvionte Gonzalez, a receiver who spent the last two seasons at Texas A&M, announced Sunday on his Twitter account that he will..." April 27

  • Antonio Crawford says he’s transferring to West Virginia

    Palm Beach Post "Former Hurricanes cornerback Antonio Crawford apparently has a new home. On Saturday, an Instagram account under his name showed a photo in which he’s wearing a No. 4 West Virginia jersey, standing in front of a Mountaineers logo. “Just wanna thank the lord for blessing me with this amazing..." April 27

  • Ex-Okla. St. WR Ra’Shaad Samples reportedly transfers to Houston

    College Football Talk "Nearly two months to the day after Ra’Shaad Samples‘ decision to transfer from Oklahoma State went public, the wide receiver has found a landing spot. Citing sources with knowledge of the situation, Mark Berman of KRIV-TV is reporting that Samples has decided to continue his collegiate playing..." April 27

  • NCAA penalizes Oklahoma State for violating drug testing policy

    CBS Sports "Oklahoma State has been forced to close its hostess program for a span of four years, fined $8,500 and penalized in the form of recruiting restrictions due to NCAA violations stemming from a 2013 series of articles published by Sports Illustrated. The NCAA announced Friday that Oklahoma State..." April 25

  • A freshman could make K-State QB race very interesting

    Fox Sports Kansas City "A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, there was a thing called a phone book. Ask your parents. It was heavy. The pages were thin. Government offices were listed at the front, residences were in the middle and so on. It showed up on your front porch one day, without fail, even though you..." April 21

  • Charlie Strong says Swoopes is No. 1 QB at Texas

    College Football Talk "If there is one thing Texas head coach Charlie Strong needs at Texas, it is probably Teddy Bridgewater. Unfortunately for Strong, that is not an option. Strong is looking to find the next best thing at Texas. Whether or not that turns out to be Tyrone Swoopes remains to be seen, but he is..." April 19

  • Charlie Strong, Kevin Sumlin want to renew Texas-Texas A&M rivalry

    Larry Brown Sports "Charlie Strong and Kevin Sumlin both have a desire to renew the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry on the football field after taking the last three years off. The schools first played against each other in football in 1894 and competed every year from 1915-2011, but they took a break after A&M left the..." April 15

  • Paul Rhoads' son one of two Iowa State players arrested

    CBS Sports "Two Iowa State players were arrested late Saturday night, including the son of Cyclones coach Paul Rhoads. The Des Moines Register reported Sunday that sophomore wide receiver Jake Rhoads and sophomore defensive lineman Terry Ayeni were booked in separate incidents less than 12 hours after the..." April 12

  • Former Arizona, Texas QB Connor Brewer transferring to Northern Arizona

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Connor Brewer says he is headed to Northern Arizona. Brewer, a four-star recruit in the 2012 class who started his career at Texas and spent the last two seasons at Arizona, announced his intent to transfer from UA in January. On Thursday, he announced on his Instagram account that he’ll finish..." April 10

  • TCU's Patterson criticizes CFP selection committee about being left out

    CBS Sports "Gary Patterson and TCU have been quiet, even classy, in accepting their College Football Playoff fate four months ago. That changed a bit on Wednesday. Speaking to a small group of reporters, TCU's coach criticized the process after being left out of the first playoff. Specifically, the Horned..." April 09

  • Depositions further complicate Oklahoma State lawsuit against Texas coach

    Sporting News - NCAAF "After interviewing Texas coach Charlie Strong and two of his assistants, Oklahoma State is no closer to determining whether its former offensive line coach and current Texas offensive coordinator Joe Wickline owes the university $600,000. Oklahoma State has filed a lawsuit contending Wickline’s..." April 09

  • NCAA rules ex-homeless Baylor RB Silas Nacita permanently ineligible

    Bleacher Report "Editor's note: According to former Baylor running back Silas Nacita, a school compliance official met with him on February 24 and informed the formerly homeless walk-on that he would no longer be a part of the Baylor football program, pending a full investigation, because he accepted improper..." April 08

  • Cyclone LB Luke Knott suffers setback; football future in doubt

    Des Moines Register "Iowa State linebacker Luke Knott's football career is on hold. Cyclones football coach Paul Rhoads said Tuesday that Knott's career is in jeopardy after he suffered a setback from offseason work done on his injured left hip. "I think everything's on the table right now," Rhoads said..." April 08

  • West Virginia player tased, arrested after hitting police officer in head

    Sporting News - NCAAF "A West Virginia defensive lineman had to be subdued with a Taser after hitting a police officer who was trying to break up a disturbance at a Morgantown bar. Kyle Rose was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct, obstructing an officer and battery..." April 08

  • Front-runner for K-State QB job has never started a game at QB…ever

    College Football Talk "Three players are in contention to replace Jake Waters for Kansas State’s starting quarterback job. There’s sophomore Jesse Ertz and freshman Alex Delton, but the front-runner has to be junior Joe Hubener. Hubener’s the most experienced of the bunch after seeing action in seven games a year ago,..." April 07

  • Top-100 DT Jordan Elliott decommits from Baylor

    SB Nation "One of the top defensive tackles in a strong Texas class is back on the market. One of the hottest prospects in the state of Texas is officially available once again after Houston Westside defensive tackle Jordan Elliott decommitted from the Baylor Bears on Monday evening. The 6'4, 305-pound..." April 07

  • TCU QB Boykin undergoes wrist surgery

    Fox Sports Southwest "TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin underwent surgery on his left, non-throwing wrist on Thursday to repair an injured bone. "Everything is great," TCU coach Gary Patterson told FOX Sports Southwest on Thursday. "Minor surgery so no worries." Boykin suffered the injury during last season and..." April 05

  • Texas linebacker Dalton Santos hurts ankle

    Statesman "Texas announced that senior linebacker Dalton Santos hurt his ankle at practice Friday. Santos, who was believed to be running with the first-team defense at middle linebacker, will be evaluated by team physicians and more information will be released when it’s available. " April 05

  • WR Jordan Smallwood Out with Knee Injury

    Oklahoa Sports "It had been rumored for a while, but it was just confirmed this afternoon that WR Jordan Smallwood has suffered an ACL injury which will cause him to miss a portion of the 2015-2016 season. " March 31

  • Sooners indefinitely suspend RB Keith Ford

    College Football Talk "With rumors and speculation swirling that there was some type of an issue with Keith Ford, Bob Stoops confirmed as much Monday morning. According to Oklahoma’s Twitter account, the head coach acknowledged that Ford has been indefinitely suspended from the OU football program. Stoops stated..." March 30

  • Stoops: 'Proud' of players' response to video

    ESPN "Oklahoma Sooners coach Bob Stoops says he still has a difficult time comprehending the level of racism in an OU fraternity video but now believes his program and his players might be the best option to help frame a national discussion of the issue. "This was caught here," Stoops said Tuesday in..." March 24

  • Report: TCU, Colorado schedule 2022, 2023 home-and-home

    CBS Sports "Spring! That magical time of year when a young man's fancy turns to love ... and the thoughts of college athletics administrators apparently turn to filling out their football team's future nonconference schedules. Maybe that view of the season isn't quite as romantic, but it's accurate: just..." March 24

  • Charlie Strong stressing competition in Texas spring ball

    ESPN "When Charlie Strong pulled Tyrone Swoopes aside this winter and gave him a new assignment, he didn't need to explain why. "You're gonna go run with the skill guys." Swoopes was accustomed to racing linebackers in the "big skill" group during Texas' 5:30 a.m. offseason conditioning drills. So..." March 24

  • Oklahoma tight end Taylor McNamara transferring to USC

    The Oklahoman "Former Oklahoma tight end Taylor McNamara will transfer to USC, he announced on his Twitter account Monday. McNamara, who signed with OU in its recruiting class of 2012, only recorded one career reception -- a four-yard grab in the Sooners' 2014 Sugar Bowl win over Alabama. He was injured..." March 24

  • Arizona, Texas Tech schedule a home-and-home series

    ESPN "Arizona and Texas Tech have agreed to a home-and-home series, sources told ESPN. The Wildcats and Red Raiders are scheduled to meet in Tucson, Arizona, in 2019 and in Lubbock, Texas, in 2020. Texas Tech leads the all-time series that dates to 1932 by a 26-4-2 margin. However, the schools..." March 23

  • Five biggest issues facing Texas football this spring

    Dallas Morning News "After a few months away from the gridiron, the Longhorns are just a week away from getting back at it with the start of spring practice. Fans won’t get a first-hand look at Texas until the Spring Game on April 18th, but here are the biggest issues to keep an eye on as Charlie Strong gets his..." March 18

  • Keyshawn Johnson says Texas will start recruiting California

    Sporting News - NCAAF "When you're a blue-blood program in one of the country's most talent-rich states, you probably don't need to leave your borders much for recruiting. But, if you haven't recorded double-digit wins in a season since 2009, expanding your recruiting range couldn't hurt. According to Scout.com's..." March 14

  • Former OU running back David Smith headed to Jacksonville State

    The Oklahoman "Shortly after Oklahoma’s loss to Oklahoma State last December, Sooners running back David Smith made it known that he would transfer. Thursday, Smith made his destination known with an Instagram post. Jacksonville State plays in the Football Championship Subdivision and Smith will be..." March 12

  • Oklahoma football players to wear black, have silent protest

    USA Today "The University of Oklahoma football team released a statement Thursday morning calling for further investigation of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity chapter on their Norman, Okla., campus and pledged continued protest. Through his Twitter account, Sooners quarterback Trevor Knight posted a..." March 12

  • Oklahoma scales back planned stadium renovation to $160 million upgrade

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Low oil prices are keeping Oklahoma from checking all the boxes on its stadium wish list. The school announced Tuesday its Board of Regents approved a $160 million upgrade to the south end zone of Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. The project will cost less than half of Oklahoma's..." March 10

  • 4-star recruit decommits from Oklahoma, reportedly 'disturbed' by racist frat video

    SB Nation "Could the Sooners suffer more recruiting consequences as a result of the video? North Mesquite (Texas) offensive tackle Jean Delance officially re-opened his recruitment on Monday morning, decommitting from the Oklahoma Sooners: It was a move that came just days after Delance visited Norman..." March 09

  • OU coaches attend rally protesting racist video

    Fox Sports Southwest "Oklahoma coaches Bob Stoops and Lon Kruger joined their players at a demonstration on Monday protesting a racist video that surfaced on Sunday. The video showed reported members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity chanting "there will never be a n----- SAE" and references to a lynching...." March 09

  • Oklahoma State QB Daxx Garman decides to transfer

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Oklahoma State quarterback Daxx Garman has decided to transfer. Coach Mike Gundy announced the move Monday, stating that he didn’t know where Garman was going to land, but that he appreciated his efforts while he was a Cowboy. Last week, Gundy told Fox Sports Southwest that he had given..." March 09

  • Gundy: Daxx has 'decisions to make' by Monday

    Fox Sports Southwest "Oklahoma State quarterback Daxx Garman is considering a transfer and has until Monday to make his final decision. "He's got some decisions to make," Cowboys coach Mike Gundy told FOX Sports Southwest on Friday. "He could very well be with us or he could decide, 'Hey, I want an opportunity to go..." March 08

  • Heavy duty: Baylor to try 410-pounder at TE

    ESPN "It's hard enough trying to get around the guy to reach the quarterback, but how do you stop somebody who's 6-foot-7 and 410 pounds from catching passes? That might be the task for opponents of the Baylor Bears next season, as they have LaQuan McGowan practicing at tight end and at H-back during..." March 06

  • Kingsbury helps welcome home veteran after Afghanistan tour

    Fox Sports Southwest "When former Air Force veteran Brandon Hough reached out to Kliff Kingsbury to help deliver a special surprise for a fellow veteran returning from a five-month tour in Afghanistan, he thought it would be a long shot to hear back from the Texas Tech head coach. Kingsbury, however, stepped up in a..." March 04

  • Source: Former WVU QB Clint Trickett to join East Mississippi CC staff

    Fox Sports - College Football "Clint Trickett, the former starting QB at West Virginia, will become the new quarterbacks coach at East Mississippi CC, a source told FOX Sports Tuesday. Trickett, whose father Rick is the O-line coach at Florida State and whose older brother Travis is the offensive coordinator at FCS Samford,..." March 03

  • Texas to use loyalty program for tickets

    Covers.com "The University of Texas launched a fan loyalty plan on Tuesday to reward those who contribute to the university and spend money on season tickets. Priority for tickets, parking, postseason games and other hot-ticket events will be based on past season tickets purchases, seat contributions and..." March 03

  • Former TCU Wide Receiver Cam White Headed To Rutgers

    Frogs O' War "The former TCU wide receiver is set to graduate in May. Earlier today, former TCU wide receiver Cam White tweeted that upon graduation from TCU, he would be headed to Rutgers to finish out his collegiate football career. White did not play for TCU in 2014 due to concussions suffered in..." March 01

  • Booted Baylor RB Silas Nacita apologizes for misleading comments

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Former Baylor walk-on running back Silas Nacita caused a nationwide stir on Wednesday when he tweeted that he was wrongfully kicked off the team for accepting housing from "close family friends" while he was homeless. He apologized on Thursday. "The bottom line is that I broke the rules," he..." February 27

  • Ineligible Baylor walk-on: ‘Bottom line is I broke the rules’

    College Football Talk "Now we have a little further clarity to a situation that blew-up Wednesday afternoon. Earlier that day, Baylor walk-on Silas Nacita tweeted that he had been declared ineligible by the NCAA for receiving impermissible benefits in the form of housing “instead of choosing to be homeless” as he put..." February 26

  • Linebacker Alton Meeks is leaving Iowa State

    Des Moines Register "The Iowa State football team has lost another player with starting experience. Iowa State spokesperson Mike Green said Wednesday that linebacker Alton Meeks is no longer a part of the team and is seeking a transfer. Meeks, who completed his redshirt freshman season for the Cyclones in 2014,..." February 26

  • TCU QB Boykin to undergo wrist surgery

    Fox Sports Southwest "TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin plans to have surgery to repair a fractured bone in his left, non-throwing wrist the first week of April, head coach Gary Patterson said Wednesday. He suffered the injury last season but played with a soft cast late in the season. TCU begins spring practice on..." February 26

  • OSU wide receiver Samples plans to transfer

    Tulsa World "Wide receiver Ra'Shaad Samples apparently intends to transfer from the Oklahoma State football program. Tuesday, he tweeted this message: "Thankful for everything Oklahoma State has done for me time to start a new chapter." As a highly regarded recruit who was coached by his father, Reginald..." February 26

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    The NCAA did not declare Silas Nacita ineligible and Baylor has not requested a waiver for him.

  • Once-homeless Baylor RB ineligible

    ESPN "Baylor walk-on running back Silas Nacita announced that the NCAA ruled him ineligible because he accepted impermissible benefits while he was homeless last summer. Nacita, a backup who rushed for three touchdowns last season, walked on to the Baylor program in the summer of 2014 after being..." February 25

  • Texas lands commitment from four-star Arlington Lamar QB Shane Buechele

    Dallas Morning News "Texas might have finally found its quarterback of the future. On Monday night, the Longhorns pulled in one of the state’s top quarterback in the 2016 class in four-star Arlington Lamar product Shane Buechele. Rivals.com ranks Buechele as the No. 6 dual-threat quarterback in the nation and..." February 24

  • Coach Briles bent on building dynasty at Baylor

    Fox Sports Southwest "Baylor football coach Art Briles is more Steve Jobs than Darth Vader. Why build off someone else's empire when you can find a new way to do something and just create your own? It's tougher than it sounds, but Briles is doing it. Like Jobs, he's done it all in a long-sleeve mock turtleneck, too...." February 24

  • Report: DGB would’ve returned to OU if Jay Norvell did, too

    College Football Talk "Oklahoma’s collapse against Oklahoma State and Clemson may have cost the Sooners more than just a couple games. It probably cost co-offensive coordinator Jay Norvell his job, which in turn cost OU a season of Dorial Green-Beckham. At least, that’s how NFL Network’s Albert Breer tells it. In a..." February 18

  • New football technology seeks to reduce concussion damage at KU

    Kansas City Star "The University of Kansas football team is trying new technology to take a bite out of the sport’s concussion problem. The Jayhawks will be among the first college football teams in the country to use impact-sensing mouthguards this spring, when they start practicing for the upcoming fall..." February 17

  • Under Armour will keep experimenting with Texas Tech uniforms until 2020

    College Football Talk "Nike may still be the top name in the business when it comes to college football uniforms, but Under Armour and Adidas are doing all they can to be in the game as well. Under Armour will continue to supply apparel to Texas Tech for six more years after the university and company agreed on a..." February 17

  • Gary Patterson Proposes 6-Team Playoff, Eliminating Conference Title Games

    The Big Lead "TCU Horned Frogs head coach Gary Patterson plans to pitch a six-team college football playoff at the Big 12 meetings. Roughly… * Teams 1-2 get byes for the first round. Teams 3-6 play each other the first week of December * 5 Conference Champions with one at large. * Conferences would get rid..." February 15

  • ISU football player diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

    Des Moines Register "Iowa State football player Mitchell Meyers is facing his toughest competitor yet. Cyclones football coach Paul Rhoads announced Thursday that the defensive lineman has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma. "Mitchell's immediate health is our most important concern right now," Rhoads in a..." February 13

  • Oklahoma co-DC Jerry Montgomery leaves for NFL coaching position with Packers

    The Oklahoman "Jerry Montgomery's run as co-defensive coordinator at Oklahoma lasted all of five weeks. Montgomery, who has coached Sooner defensive linemen the last two seasons, has accepted an NFL position, the school announced in a Tuesday afternoon news release. Multiple sources confirmed to The..." February 10

  • LSU hurdler Moore hopes to be football walk-on after transferring from TCU

    The Daily Reveille "As a three-time Georgia state champion in the 110-meter hurdles, LSU sophomore hurdler Jordan Moore was ranked No. 3 in the nation in the event. He had scholarship offers to run track at any college of his choice. But Moore is a two sport athlete, and he wasn’t ready to give up football. The..." February 10

  • OSU wants Charlie Strong on the record on who calls the offensive shots at Texas

    College Football Talk "As the unique legal battle between Oklahoma State and Texas continues, the Cowboys have notified Texas officials they expect Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong to go on record with a sworn statement regarding who was calling the offensive plays at Texas in 2014. This is hardly one school being..." February 10

  • Joe Mixon, called a 'caged tiger' by his coach, has returned to the Sooners

    Tulsa World "Joe Mixon, the freshman running back who was banished from the Oklahoma football program during the 2014 season after he was brought up on a misdemeanor charge for punching a female OU student in the face last July, has rejoined the Sooners. “He’s been like a caged tiger, I can tell you that,”..." February 05