Southeastern RUMORS & NEWS

  • LSU kicks DT Trey Lealaimatafao off team after most recent incident, arrest

    The Advocate "LSU has dismissed defensive tackle Trey Lealaimatafao from the football team, the school announced Monday. Lealaimatafao was arrested for simple battery and simple robbery, a felony, on June 19 stemming from a June 16 fight in the parking lot of Reggie’s Bar. The arrest was Lealaimatafao’s..." June 29

  • LSU defensive end signee Arden Key cleared, will report in August, school says

    The Advocate "Four-star defensive end signee Arden Key has been cleared by the NCAA and is scheduled to arrive at LSU in August, school spokesman Michael Bonnette said Wednesday. Key, a 6-foot-5, 230-pounder from Georgia, is one of the most highly regarded recruits in a 2015 Tigers signing class ranked as..." June 29

  • Daniel Imatorbhebhe says he's heading to USC

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "It's not a surprise, but Daniel Imatorbhebhe said he's going to play for USC. The former Florida tight end told TrojanSports.com that he'd be a Trojan. He was a four-star tight end in the class of 2015 and didn't play in the Gators' spring game after arriving on campus early. "This is where..." June 29

  • Mississippi State OL Kent Flowers transfers to junior college; inexperienced line loses more

    Alabama.com "One of the least experienced groups on Mississippi State's team lost some of its depth this offseason. Offensive lineman Kent Flowers left Starkville, Mississippi for Wesson, Mississippi where he will play for Copiah-Lincoln Community College this fall, a spokesman from the junior college..." June 29

  • Potential Top 5 draft pick Laremy Tunsil arrested

    Pro Football Talk "Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil, a potential Top 5 pick in the 2016 NFL draft, was arrested Friday in Oxford, Mississippi, on domestic violence charges, accused of punching his stepfather. The incident took place at the home of Tunsil’s mother, and Tunsil says he was defending his..." June 28

  • Georgia Tech tweets LB is suspended, he says he's transferring to Florida

    CBSSports.com "Georgia Tech linebacker Anthony Harrell wrote on Twitter that he plans to finish his career at Florida as a graduate transfer. That announcement, however, came as a reply to the Yellow Jackets' official Twitter account after the school announced he had been suspended indefinitely. "I would like..." June 27

  • Judge declares mistrial, throws out guilty verdicts in Vanderbilt rape case

    SI - College Football "A Tennessee judge granted a motion to declare a mistrial in the Vanderbilt rape case Tuesday, according to WKRN-TV in Nashville, throwing out the guilty verdicts against two former Vanderbilt football players. The judge “did not address how the case will proceed going forward, and whether a..." June 24

  • Steve Spurrier calls for Confederate flag removal… again

    College Football Talk "Even before this most recent movement began gaining significant traction, Steve Spurrier very loudly and very clearly let his feelings be known on the issue of the Confederate flag flying on the grounds of the South Carolina Capitol in Columbia. Just yesterday, Spurrier’s boss at USC, athletic..." June 24

  • Glenville's Marcelys Jones transferring from Ohio State to Kentucky, per report

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Marcelys Jones quickly found a new home. One day after it was confirmed Jones was leaving the Ohio State football program, Matt Jones of KentuckySportsRadio.com has reported that Marcelys Jones will transfer to Kentucky. Jones, a sophomore from Glenville High School, played in just two games..." June 23

  • Former Vanderbilt, LSU QB Stephen Rivers lands at Northwestern State

    Alabama.com "Stephen Rivers has settled on his destination for 2015. The Athens native and former LSU and Vanderbilt quarterback has signed with Northwestern State, an FCS school in Natchitoches, Louisiana. The younger brother of San Diego Chargers star Philip Rivers will have one season of eligibility..." June 23

  • T.J. McCoy transfers to UF to be closer to ailing father

    Orlando Sentinel "T.J. McCoy had always wanted to be a Florida Gator; to follow in the footsteps of his father was always a dream. This just isn't the way it was supposed to happen. Fresh off his first semester of college at NC State, McCoy knew what had to be done once he returned home to Groveland last month...." June 23

  • Harold Brantley has fractured ribs, ligament damage after wreck

    ESPN.com "Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Harold Brantley has improved to good condition after undergoing surgery for a fractured left leg following a car crash on Sunday. Rex Sharp, the associate athletic director for sports medicine at Missouri, said in a news release Monday that Brantley, who also..." June 23

  • Ex-Purdue QB Danny Etling reportedly transferring to LSU

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "LSU reportedly received a boost to its depth at quarterback on Monday. According to TigerBait.com, former Purdue quarterback Danny Etling is transferring to LSU after a weekend visit. Etling, a junior, announced his decision to leave Purdue after two seasons earlier this month. Etling, a..." June 23

  • Missouri DL Harold Brantley seriously injured in car accident

    Yahoo! Sports "Missouri defensive lineman Harold Brantley was seriously injured in a car crash Sunday when his car swerved off the highway and overturned just outside of Columbia, Mo. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol accident report, Brantley was the driver of a 2000 Chrysler Concorde when it..." June 22

  • Report: Alabama, Florida State to open 2017 season in Atlanta

    CBSSports.com "Well, I think we know what the most anticipated game of the first weekend of the 2017 season will be ... unless something drastically changes. Tom D'Angelo of the Palm Beach Post is reporting that the proposed game between Florida State and Alabama -- which has been in the works for a while --..." June 20

  • LSU QB Anthony Jennings among three arrested in Baton Rouge

    The Advocate "Four LSU football players have been placed on indefinite suspension after their arrests Thursday. Quarterback Anthony Jennings, cornerback Dwayne Thomas and defensive lineman Maquedius Bain were arrested and booked on unauthorized entry into an inhabited dwelling, police records show. Thomas..." June 20

  • Georgia 4-Star OT DeVondre Seymour Has Decided To “Discontinue” His Football Career

    College Spun "DeVondre Seymour, an incoming four-star offensive tackle for the Georgia Bulldogs, has decided to “discontinue” his football career, the school announced this afternoon. The 6-foot-6, 315-pound prospect signed with the Bulldogs back in February. He was ranked the No. 6 offensive tackle in his..." June 19

  • Defensive lineman Daquan Newkirk commits to Auburn

    Alabama.com "Auburn has landed a commitment from defensive end Daquan Newkirk. The 6-foot-3, 245-pounder from The First Academy in Orlando made the commitment Thursday morning following an overnight visit to the Plains. "I'm extremely blessed," he told 247Sports. "I'm very excited for what's upcoming for..." June 19

  • LSU's defensive back board clears up with Eric Monroe's commitment...or does it?

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU's defensive back recruiting board in 2016 has been highly discussed, widely controversial, but time has allowed for some clarity. The Tigers received a commitment from Texas standout defensive back Eric Monroe on Wednesday, bringing a tad more clarity to what this group will look like come..." June 19

  • Charges against UGA football player dropped after officer who arrested him was fired

    Athens Banner-Herald "Three charges against a Georgia football player, including DUI, were dismissed last month because the Athens-Clarke County Police officer who arrested him was fired from his job. Outside linebacker Davin Bellamy was also charged in July 2014 with two other misdemeanors in the case: underage..." June 19

  • Florida Gators Coach Jim McElwain Gives $5,000 To Former Player In Need

    Coloradoan "Athletics are about more than the final result of a sporting event. They build community and foster relationships — attributes the CSU football family has displayed over the past week. Former Colorado State University defensive lineman Eli Edwards lost his wife, Isa Edwards, June 6 after a..." June 19

  • LSU football player Trey Lealaimatafao arrested after bar fight, charged with hitting woman

    Sporting News - NCAAF "LSU defensive tackle Trey Lealaimatafao was arrested on charges of battery and robbery Thursday after an investigation into a fight outside a Baton Rouge bar two days earlier, police records show. Police say Lealaimatafao was seen rumagging through the pockets of an unidentified man after the..." June 19

  • Epps' dismissal a blow to Ole Miss' tight end depth

    The Clarion-Ledger "Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze described his depth at tight end as "a little thin" this spring. On Wednesday morning, it got a little thinner. Redshirt freshman tight end Sammie Epps has been dismissed for a violation of team rules, an Ole Miss spokesman said, which leaves the Rebels' future at..." June 18

  • RB Desherrius Flowers not able to enroll at Alabama in fall

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Alabama is down a potential contributor in the backfield. The school said Wednesday that RB Desherrius Flowers would not be able to enroll for the fall semester for "a recently discovered initial eligibility issue." Flowers, a member of the class of 2015, came to Tuscaloosa in January and..." June 18

  • 2016 WR Quartney Davis Announces Commitment To Texas A&M On Twitter

    College Spun "Houston (Tex.) Langham Creek three-star wide receiver Quartney Davis revealed his commitment to Texas A&M minutes ago on Twitter. Davis chose the Aggies over Houston, Arkansas, Oklahoma State, Cal, Kansas, Michigan State and others." June 16

  • Oregon State WR Richard Mullaney tweets he'll transfer to Alabama

    CBSSports.com "Alabama is poised to add some experienced receiving help in its bid to replace Amari Cooper. Only days after announcing he would transfer out of the Oregon State program, senior Beavers wide receiver Richard Mullaney tweeted Tuesday that he would play for the Crimson Tide this..." June 16

  • Dan Mullen kind of sort of implies Michigan football players suck

    SB Nation "Dan Mullen has become the latest SEC coach to make his thoughts clear on one of the offseason's most resilient controversies -- satellite camps. Specifically, camps hosted by Big Ten coaches in SEC territory, which has ruffled quite a few feathers and resulted in commitments for programs like..." June 16

  • Ex-Alabama running back signs with junior college

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Former Alabama running back Tyren Jones signed with Hutchinson junior college on Monday. Jones, the former Walton star, was dismissed by Alabama coach Nick Saban after being arrested for marijuana possession this past spring. “We’ve been talking to Tyren for a long time,” Hutchinson coach..." June 16

  • Florida's Rod Johnson officially retires due to spinal issues

    College Spun "Florida offensive lineman Rod Johnson will stay retired after all. Johnson, who was forced to cut his career short back in April due to a congenital spinal condition, vowed earlier this month that’d he continue seeking opinions until a doctor would clear him to continue playing football. But..." June 15

  • Former Buckeye Jamel Dean forced to sit out first year at Auburn

    ESPN.com "The saga continues. Jamel Dean signed with Ohio State and enrolled in January only to find out that he wouldn’t be medically cleared to play for the Buckeyes. It was a difficult blow for the ESPN 300 cornerback, but after a second opinion that he could indeed further his playing career, it..." June 15

  • Wanting to play closer to Ohio home, OT Josh Krok transfers from UK

    College Football Talk "We’ve spent a good chunk of the weekend discussing various transfers, so might as well end it the same way. Mark Stoops, a native Ohioan, has made significant recruiting inroads in his home state during his two seasons as Kentucky’s head coach. One of those inroads led to the signing of..." June 15

  • Auburn defensive end Prince Tega Wanogho Jr. says he has been cleared by NCAA

    Alabama.com "The largest player on Auburn's roster says he has been given the all-clear sign to enroll at Auburn. Prince Tega Wanogho Jr. of Edgewood Academy told AL.com Friday he was cleared by the NCAA Clearinghouse following a review of his academic records in Nigeria. The 6-foot-8, 250-pound prospect..." June 15

  • Report: Florida, Florida State athletes more likely to avoid prosecution

    CBSSports.com "An ESPN report published Sunday showed that athletes at Florida and Florida State were substantially more likely to avoid prosecution after being named a criminal suspect than their male student body peers. The report examined police reports from campus and city departments across 10 major..." June 15

  • Five-star LSU linebacker Clifton Garrett to transfer

    CBSSports.com "LSU is losing a key member of its 2014 recruiting class, as 247Sports.com initially reported, and LSU later confirmed, that linebacker Clifton Garrett was leaving the program. Garrett was a five-star member of LSU's 2014 class, and the original report states that Garrett will not be..." June 13

  • Tennessee QB facing assault, theft charges in alleged incident

    CBSSports.com "Tennessee quarterback Jauan Jennings, a four-star prospect in the Class of 2015, is facing multiple charges after a graduation party in Wilson County, near his hometown of Murfreesboro, Tenn.. The Vols' quarterback enrolled in classes in January after being named the high school player of the..." June 10

  • QB Jacob Park is leaving Georgia

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "One in; one out. That’s the quarterback ledger for the Georgia Bulldogs in the week. Greyson Lambert announced his intentions to transfer to Georgia from Virginia last Wednesday. And Tuesday, Jacob Park announced via social media that he intended to leave the Bulldogs. “I just want to say..." June 10

  • Former Fordham OL Mason Halter transferring to Florida

    Yahoo! Sports "Florida is getting some offensive line help via an FCS tackle Mason Halter, who played at Fordham in 2014, is transferring to Florida. He was a first team All-Patriot League selection in 2014 and a three-year starter at left tackle for the Rams. He's a graduate transfer so he's eligible to play..." June 10

  • FSU recruit compares himself favorably to Gators’ Hargreaves

    College Football Talk "In case you have not heard, Florida and Florida State do not typically get along very well. The seeds of the rivalry are planting in the high school talent pool as well. Thanks to the world of social media allowing us to get an inside glimpse at college football on a deeper level, we get a taste..." June 09

  • 5-star apologizes to Mark Richt for alleged theft at Dawg Night

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Darnell Salomon, a 5-star recruit from Miami, has apologized to UGA coach Mark Richt for his role in a 2014 burglary incident. He took that a step further by writing a two-page letter about his role in a dorm role incident last July at “Dawg Night” that caused UGA to drop him from their recruiting..." June 08

  • Texas A&M RB Brandon Williams moves to CB

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Texas A&M running back Brandon Williams is experimenting with a position change. Coach Kevin Sumlin announced during a fan event Thursday night that the former five-star back would move to cornerback this summer. “He can always come back and play running back, we know that,” Sumlin said,..." June 08

  • Report: Georgia lose offensive lineman Josh Cardiello to transfer

    Fox Sports - College Football "The Georgia Bulldogs have lost redshirt sophomore offensive lineman Josh Cardiello, as the reserve player plans to transfer to Tennessee-Chattanooga, according to GoMocs.com. Because Cardiello is transferring to a FCS program, he will be immediately eligible to play for the Mocs this fall. " June 08

  • Report: Lemond Johnson no longer a member of Tennessee's team

    Fox Sports "The Tennessee Volunteers have lost a reserve member of their football program as defensive back Lemond Johnson will not play for the Vols in 2015, according to 247 Sports. “Lemond Johnson is no longer a member of the football team,” a team spokesperson was quoted as saying. No reason for..." June 08

  • Nick Saban not happy with new SEC 'serious misconduct' rule

    CBSSports.com "During last week's SEC spring meetings, the biggest piece of news to emerge was probably the conference's decision to pass a new rule preventing transfers from entering the conference who were previously disciplined by another school for "serious misconduct." The SEC defined "serious..." June 05

  • Auburn edges Alabama for quarterback Woody Barrett's commitment

    Alabama.com "Auburn picked up a big-time prospect Wednesday, as dual-threat quarterback Ervin "Woody" Barrett announced his commitment to the Tigers during a ceremony at his school. "I just felt like it was a great fit for me," Barrett told Rivals. "They've been with me since my ninth grade year. The..." June 04

  • QB Greyson Lambert to transfer to Georgia

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The quarterback competition at Georgia has another entrant: Greyson Lambert is transferring in from Virginia and will be eligible this season. “Yes sir. I’m coming to Georgia,” Lambert told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in a text message. Lambert visited Georgia over the weekend, then..." June 03

  • Mizzou’s prized DT recruit cleared by NCAA

    College Football Talk "All systems are a go for Missouri defensive tackle Terry Beckner Jr. Beckner Jr., one of the top recruits in Missouri’s Class of 2015, has been cleared by the NCAA to be eligible to play this fall. Beckner Jr. committed to Missouri on signing day, but coaches admitted he still had some work to..." June 03

  • Report: ex-Virginia QB Greyson Lambert transferring to Georgia

    CBSSports.com "Georgia's already complicated quarterback situation just got dramatically more complicated. Former Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert told ESPN on Wednesday he will play for Mark Richt's Bulldogs, joining Georgia as a graduate transfer with two seasons of eligibility remaining. He will..." June 03

  • Alabama lands commitment from 4-star lineman Netori Johnson

    Alabama.com "Alabama's football camp has yielded its second 2017 prospect of the day, as AL.com has confirmed offensive tackle Netori Johnson has committed to Alabama. The 6-foot-5, 330-pounder from Ellenwood, Ga., pulled the trigger immediately after receiving his offer from Crimson Tide head coach Nick..." June 03

  • Three-star DE David Marshall decommits from Auburn

    Montgomery Advertiser "Another member of Auburn's 2016 recruiting class has decommitted. David Marshall, a three-star defensive end prospect, announced his decommitment via Twitter on Tuesday, only days after attending Auburn's Big Cat Weekend. The 6-foot-2 256 pound defensive end also attended a camp at Alabama..." June 03

  • Mitch Parsons ruled eligible to play for Colorado State by NCAA

    Denver Post "Big news arrived Monday from the NCAA for Colorado State football, first-year coach Mike Bobo and especially for tight end Mitch Parsons. Parsons, a transfer from Vanderbilt and former four-star prospect, was ruled eligible to play this season and will not have to sit out the usual transfer..." June 02

  • Vols have ‘moved on’ from CB indicted on rape charge

    College Football Talk "Not so surprisingly, the Tennessee football program is putting about as much distance as it can between itself and Michael Williams. Back in February, the cornerback, along with former UT linebacker A.J. Johnson, were indicted by a Knox County (Tenn.) grand jury on an aggravated rape charge...." June 02

  • Mark Richt says Georgia is recruiting transfer QB Greyson Lambert

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Georgia coach Mark Richt confirmed reports that the Bulldogs are interested in former Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert. Lambert announced his transfer from Virginia shortly after he was dropped to second string on the depth chart behind Matt Johns. Lambert and Johns split time in 2014, but..." June 02

  • Les Miles’ son, Manny to be preferred walk-on at the University of North Carolina

    The Advocate "A recruiting video from a past season and advice from a sibling isn’t the most conventional way to wrap up a college football offer. But it worked for University High quarterback Manny Miles. The son of LSU football coach Les Miles confirmed that he has accepted an offer to be a preferred..." June 01

  • Terps’ top punter transferring to Vols

    College Football Talk "Earlier today we noted that a former Tennessee football player who had transferred to Maryland had decided to transfer out of that Big Ten football program. Now, the Tennessee-Maryland pipeline continues, albeit in reverse. Citing a UT program source, Wes Rucker of GoVols247.com was the first..." June 01

  • Arkansas linebacker Randy Ramsey unlikely to return

    Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette "Linebacker Randy Ramsey likely won't return to Arkansas' football team, Coach Bret Bielema said, but wide receivers Kendrick Edwards and Jojo Robinson are with the Razorbacks this summer. Ramsey, who played in seven games with one start as a true freshman last season and made eight tackles,..." June 01

  • Erstwhile Gator TE appears ticketed for USC

    College Football Talk "It appears that Florida’s loss could soon become USC’s gain. Earlier this week it was reported that Daniel Imatorbhebhe, a member of Florida’s 2015 recruiting class, had decided to leave the Gators for an unknown destination. Imatorbhebhe’s brother also happens to be a talented football recruit..." May 28

  • 4-Star Tennessee Recruit Devante Brooks Tears ACL

    College Spun "Tennessee commit Devante Brooks, a four-star tight end recruit from Washington D.C., missed his entire junior year after tearing his ACL at an Ohio State camp last August. Unfortunately, it looks like he’s also going to miss his senior season as well. Brooks, who committed to play for the Vols..." May 28

  • Nick Saban needs another Blake Sims, wants focus on team in 2015

    CBSSports.com "It has become a favorite story for Nick Saban to tell on the speaking circuit. A young boy -- maybe eight years old -- approached the Alabama coach to sign a ball following last year's spring game. Kid: “Do we have anybody else who can play quarterback besides Blake Sims.” Saban:..." May 27

  • Suspended LSU football player Jevonte Domond arrested on felony domestic abuse, accused of choke slamming fiancée

    The Advocate "LSU offensive tackle Jevonte Domond was arrested Monday on felony domestic abuse battery with strangulation, according to police booking records, and he has been suspended from the team. LSU coach Les Miles said he was made aware of the incident Monday, but he’s been unable to contact..." May 27

  • Reports: Early enrollee Florida TE already planning a transfer

    College Football Talk "Daniel Imatorbhebhe hasn’t played a college down yet. Heck, he shouldn’t even be out of high school. But the three-star prospect is already planning to transfer. Florida’s Scout site first reported the news Tuesday, which was then corroborated by InAllKindsOfWeather.com and AlligatorArmy.com." May 26

  • Georgia proposes SEC ban transfers already booted for assault/domestic violence

    Gamedayr "The University of Georgia is sponsoring a proposed rule that would prevent a student-athlete from transferring to an SEC school if that player was previously dismissed from another team for “serious misconduct.” According to a report from the Athens Banner-Herald, this would include behaviors such..." May 26

  • LSU OL Jevonte Domond arrested on felony domestic abuse, suspended from team

    The Advocate "LSU offensive tackle Jevonte Domond has been arrested on felony domestic abuse battery with strangulation, according to police booking records, and he has been suspended from the team, spokesman Michael Bonnette said. Domond, who transferred to LSU from Glendale Community College in Arizona..." May 26

  • U-M's Countess transfers to Auburn

    Detroit Free Press "Blake Countess is heading south. The former Michigan cornerback will go to Auburn as a graduate transfer, he said on Twitter and Instagram today. Countess played three years for U-M and also took a redshirt year as a sophomore after tearing his ACL in the season opener of 2012. He started..." May 26

  • Former Auburn CB Kamryn Melton transferring to Troy

    Montgomery Advertiser "Former Auburn cornerback Kamryn Melton will continue his football career nearby. Melton, who announced he was leaving Auburn earlier this month, is transferring to Troy, he announced via Twitter on Monday. The Dothan native played with the second-team defense on A-Day but failed to record a..." May 26

  • 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

  • Nike paying big bucks to outfit UGA athletes

    Athens Banner-Herald "The University of Georgia softball team gives the school national exposure Thursday night when it plays in an NCAA Super Regional at Michigan airing on ESPN2. It will also once again put on display Nike's swoosh as the official apparel and footwear provider for Bulldog teams. Georgia is..." May 21

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

    CBSSports.com "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

  • Three Auburn football players are transferring

    Auburn Tigers "Auburn defensive backs Kamryn Melton, Derrick Moncrief and Joe Turner are leaving the program, Gus Malzahn announced Friday. "Kamryn, Derrick and Joe have decided to transfer and purse playing opportunities elsewhere. We thank them for their time at Auburn and wish them well in the future,"..." May 17

  • Vanderbilt QB/WR Josh Grady to transfer to Florida

    CBSSports.com "Down to two scholarship quarterbacks following the departure of Skyler Mornhinweg, Florida has at least given itself another body at the position with the addition of former Vanderbilt quarterback-slash-wide receiver Josh Grady, 247Sports affiliate GatorBait.net reported Friday. Grady is a..." May 16

  • Nick Saban suggests 'either have bowl games or have playoffs,' not both

    Alabama.com "A year ago, this was all brand new. Everyone had theories for how the first College Football Playoff would go, but nobody knew exactly how it would work. Now there's at least a year of results, experience and reviews. Alabama coach Nick Saban had a few concerns entering the new postseason..." May 14

  • Crimson Tide open to adding ex-Irish QB Everett Golson, source says

    ESPN.com "Alabama would take former Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson if he decided to transfer to the Crimson Tide, a source said Wednesday. Alabama was one of 10 schools Golson gave to Notre Dame's compliance office as a potential place to play his final year. However, Alabama is skeptical that SEC..." May 14

  • Former Alabama QB expected to join Florida

    Alabama.com "Luke Del Rio is reportedly set to return to the SEC after a brief stop in the Pac-12. The ex-Alabama quarterback is expected to enroll at Florida this summer, the Associated Press reported Wednesday. The son of Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio, Del Rio joined Alabama as a walk-on in..." May 13

  • Nick Saban says what he 'feared' about College Football Playoff came true

    Alabama.com "A year ago, this was all brand new. Everyone had theories for how the first College Football Playoff would go, but nobody knew exactly how it would work. Now there's at least a year of results, experience and reviews. Alabama coach Nick Saban had a few concerns entering the new postseason..." May 13

  • Florida QBs: Skyler Mornhinweg to transfer out, Luke Del Rio expected in

    CBSSports.com "If you're the sort of football fan who takes a particular interest in the playing career of NFL coaches' sons, the Florida quarterback position is one you'll apparently want to pay attention to. Jim McElwain announced on Wednesday's SEC East coaches teleconference that Skyler Mornhinweg will..." May 13

  • Spurrier: Gamecocks not pursuing Everett Golson

    The State "Steve Spurrier confirmed Wednesday what seemed to have become clear earlier this week. “We are not pursuing (Everett Golson),” Spurrier told The State on Wednesday morning. “We are not really in that.” Golson announced last week that he was transferring from Notre Dame to play his final year..." May 13

  • Gus Malzahn addresses D'haquille Williams tweets

    Montgomery Advertiser "A series of cryptic tweets by star wide receiver D'haquille Williams last week had some watchful fans fearing he was going to leave the program, but after addressing the matter Auburn coach Gus Malzahn is not concerned. Williams, who regularly encourages teammates via social media by telling..." May 12

  • WR Speedy Noil back in good standing with Texas A&M

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Texas A&M receiver Speedy Noil is back in good standing with the program, according to coach Kevin Sumlin. Noil had missed parts of spring practices because of an undisclosed disciplinary issue, but AggieYell.com noted that Noil’s absence, which included missing a spring scrimmage, was not..." May 12

  • FSU, Alabama head Everett Golson's transfer wish list

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Notre Dame will not stand in the way of Everett Golson transferring to one of the schools on his wish list. According to ESPN.com, Notre Dame's compliance office won't block the quarterback's attempts to join any of the approximately 10 programs on the list he submitted. That group includes..." May 12

  • Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell will be 'full go' by fall

    The Clarion-Ledger "Hugh Freeze spent most of his time on the Southeastern Conference spring football teleconference running down a long and winding list of injuries. At one point, Ole Miss' coach stopped midsentence to ask, "Who am I forgetting?" The build of injuries, especially along the offensive line and..." May 12

  • Kevin Sumlin: Aggies expected Kyler Murray to pick Texas A&M over MLB

    Dallas Morning News "Texas A&M football coach Kevin Sumlin said he always expected incoming Allen quarterback Kyler Murray to choose to play football and baseball in college over exploring the MLB draft. Sumlin made the comments during a spring wrap-up teleconference that featured the SEC West coaches Tuesday morning...." May 12

  • J.C. Jackson will not return to Florida, according to report

    Alligator Army "Though a charge of armed robbery against him is expected to be dropped, J.C. Jackson will not be permitted to return to Florida "because of a decision made by the University Athletic Association," Scout's Florida site reports in an unbylined post published Saturday night. The felony charge for..." May 11

  • Jamel Dean, medically disqualified at Ohio State, transfers to Auburn

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Cornerback Jamel Dean, who was medically disqualified to play at Ohio State, said via Twitter last week that’s he’s transferring to Auburn. Dean, a four-star prospect out of Cocoa, Fla., suffered multiple knee injuries in high school, including a torn ACL in 2013 and a torn meniscus in the same..." May 11

  • Georgia Governor signs “Todd Gurley bill” into law

    College Football Talk "Why have the NCAA’s asinine rules survived decade after decade and well beyond their usefulness? Perhaps because so many people outside the blue disc’s Indianapolis headquarters and compliance offices on campuses across the country are so interested in helping them. Exhibit A: Georgia Governor..." May 08

  • Two schools in the running for Golson

    247 Sports "247Sports spoke to sources close to Everett Golson that indicated the Notre Dame transfer would most like to end up at South Carolina or Georgia. The source said that Golson wants to play his final year of eligibilty close to home, as Golson hails from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. ESPN first..." May 07

  • Auburn's Gus Malzahn says DE Carl Lawson is 'back to 100 percent'

    Alabama.com "Carl Lawson is back. After being held at bay during spring practices, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn says the team's promising defensive end has fully recovered from the ACL surgery he underwent on his knee a year ago. "Carl did everything but the actual live tackling," Malzahn said Wednesday..." May 07

  • Local quarterback to join Alabama as preferred walk-on

    Alabama.com "Tuscaloosa County quarterback Seth Franks has accepted an invitation to join Alabama as a preferred walk-on, his coach, Lee Gibson, confirmed Wednesday night. Ranked by Rivals as a two-star prospect, the 6-foot-1, 170-pound Franks threw for a little more than 2,000 yards last season with 20..." May 07

  • Texas A&M QB commit Kyler Murray says no to MLB Draft

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Texas A&M knew when it signed quarterback Kyler Murray that the lure of playing professional baseball was a genuine threat. The 5-star dual-threat quarterback is also considered a Top 50 prospect for the June MLB Draft." May 06

  • Altee Tenpenny announces transfer destination after leaving Alabama

    Alabama.com "A few months after leaving Alabama, former Crimson Tide running back Altee Tenpenny has a new home. Using his Instagram account, Tenpenny announced he was transferring to UNLV. His account is private but followed by more than 7,600 followers. The caption on the photo of an UNLV fan holding a..." May 05

  • Three backup players leaving Mizzou

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Three Missouri football reserves have decided to transfer, team spokesman Chad Moller confirmed Monday. Safety Shaun Rupert, offensive lineman Jordan Williams and defensive tackle Evan Winston will not return to Mizzou for the upcoming season and will leave in good standing, Moller said...." May 05

  • LSU's La'el Collins meets with BR police for questioning in murder investigation

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Former LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins met with Baton Rouge police homicide detectives for more than an hour Monday at Louisiana State Police headquarters as part of a murder investigation in which Collins' former girlfriend was killed. Collins did not speak as he left the building..." May 05

  • QB Blake Sims pens letter to Alabama, Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "When Alabama fans and media were focused on Florida State transfer Jacob Coker last spring as the potential starting quarterback for the Tide, coach Nick Saban often warned that Blake Sims shouldn’t be overlooked. And for that, Sims was grateful. The departed senior, who started one season..." May 05

  • Auburn defensive end Elijah Daniel kicked off team following arrest

    Alabama.com "Defensive end Elijah Daniel was booted from the Auburn football team Saturday, less than 72 hours following his arrest on multiple charges of burglary and theft. "I have decided to dismiss Elijah Daniel from our team," Gus Malzahn said in a statement Saturday. "My hope is that he will learn..." May 03

  • Auburn defensive end Elijah Daniel, 2 former athletes are suspects in dorm burglaries, thefts

    Alabama.com "Elijah Daniel and two former Auburn athletes were arrested following a month-long investigation into a string of burglaries and thefts at a dormitory on the Auburn University Campus, according to police. More information concerning Daniel's arrest, which was reported by AL.com Wednesday night,..." April 30