Recruiting violations

September 21, 2017 - 8:30 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Red Sox, Yankees enjoy laughers UNDATED (AP) — The Boston Red Sox took the field at Orioles Park at Camden Yards last night knowing they had to win to maintain a three-game lead over the New York Yankees in the AL East. The Yanks enjoyed a blowout win over the Minnesota Twins, and the...
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September 21, 2017 - 2:51 am
BASEBALL BALTIMORE (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are going back to the playoffs. A few hours after beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 on Wednesday night, the Red Sox were assured their second consecutive trip to the postseason when the Los Angeles Angels lost 6-5 to the Cleveland Indians. Those two...
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September 20, 2017 - 8:39 pm
MLB-SCHEDULE Yanks pound way to rout of Twins UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees have given themselves a chance to get within two games of first place in the AL East by the end of the night. Aaron Judge slammed his league-leading 45th home run and went over the 100-RBI mark while the Yankees were...
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September 20, 2017 - 7:07 pm
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — The men's basketball team at Pacific has been punished by the NCAA for academic and recruiting violations under former coach Ron Verlin. The NCAA said Wednesday that Verlin failed to promote an atmosphere of compliance when he violated academic misconduct and recruiting...
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FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2015, file photo, Mississippi offensive line coach Matt Luke works on a drill with linemen during NCAA college football practice in Oxford, Miss. Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure. The school confirmed Freeze's resignation in a release Thursday night, July 20, 2017. Luke has been named the interim coach. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP, File)
July 21, 2017 - 2:01 pm
The task of pulling together Mississippi's shattered football program is now in the hands of interim coach Matt Luke. The 40-year-old was promoted from co-offensive coordinator on Thursday night in the stunning aftermath of coach Hugh Freeze's resignation for a "pattern of personal misconduct" that...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Mississippi head coach Hugh Freeze walks off the field following a loss to No. 1 Alabama in an NCAA college football game, in Oxford, Miss. Gus Malzahn, Kevin Sumlin and Hugh Freeze arrived in the SEC West with reputations for breakneck fast offenses and winning, and have had seasons where they lived up to the billing. All three find themselves potentially on the hot seat, while it's getting a little warm for Arkansas' Bret Bielema and Tennessee's Butch Jones. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
July 13, 2017 - 1:59 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mississippi, Auburn and South Carolina will be the final three teams at SEC media days on Thursday. The Rebels figure to be the main attraction in Hoover — mostly because of off-the-field issues. The Rebels are in the midst of an NCAA investigation that's lasted nearly five...
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FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2017, file photo, Westtown School's Mo Bamba watches from the bench during a high school basketball game against Hillcrest Prep at the 2017 Hoophall Classic in Springfield, Mass. The older brother of Texas basketball recruit Mo Bamba, one of the top incoming players in the country next season, says Bamba took improper gifts and money from a Detroit financial adviser that would make him ineligible to play in college. Texas says Bamba’s amateur status had previously been reviewed by the NCAA and he’s been cleared to play (AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File)
June 29, 2017 - 4:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The older brother of Texas basketball recruit Mo Bamba says Bamba took improper gifts and money from a Detroit financial adviser that would make him ineligible to play in college. Ibrahim Johnson posted a rambling, profanity-laced, 20-minute Facebook video Wednesday, accusing...
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