STANFORD (AP) - Stanford coach David Shaw sat his players down this week to make sure they understood this year's annual East Coast trip carries special meaning.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Stanford coach David Shaw spent the first weekend of the college football season finishing training camp and glancing at games while spending time with his children. Most of his players huddled around televisions in dining halls and dorm rooms. Others had been so focused on practice they forgot the kickoff date.
HOUSTON (AP) - Johnny Football's season will start a little late.
BERKELEY (AP) - Missy Franklin strolled into the room at Memorial Stadium and offered a cheery, "Hi, everybody!"
STANFORD (AP) - They traveled here from all over the country. They packed pens and papers - and a list of questions - and studied for hours preparing for fall exams.
BERKELEY,(AP) - Jared Goff hasn't had to wait long to get his shot as a starting quarterback in major college football.
STANFORD (AP) - David Shaw has been telling his players for months to put last season's Rose Bowl victory behind them and go for greater success next time they take the field.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - NCAA President Mark Emmert has spent 2½ years trying to push through historic reforms and get tougher on cheaters.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Oregon and Stanford have given no indication they're ready to give up their thrones atop the Pac-12 this fall.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - When California opens its first fall camp under new coach Sonny Dykes, the top priority will be identifying the starting quarterback.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Andrew Wiggins, headed to Kansas as one of the nation's most highly recruited basketball players, and soccer player Morgan Andrews, a Notre Dame recruit, were honored as national prep athletes of the year on Tuesday night.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Atlantic Coast Conference is now a 15-team league - and it might just stay that way for a while.
The NCAA stripped Oregon of a scholarship in each of the next two seasons and placed the program on probation for three years, opting against stiffer penalties like a bowl ban despite issuing a show-cause order against former coach Chip Kelly, who apologized to the school, its fans and it players.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - UCLA's offense showed up this time, which meant Mississippi State never had a chance.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - UCLA coach John Savage says it's about time for Adam Plutko and former Oakdale High star Nick Vander Tuig to get their due.
NEW YORK (AP) - Shabazz Napier owed UConn.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky and its freshmen to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.
STANFORD (AP) - Chiney Ogwumike pulled her fellow starters aside and offered one last challenge: Stanford's biggest star wanted to be an "afterthought."
NEW YORK (AP) - DeAndre Daniels' UConn teammates were going to keep passing him the ball until he cooled off.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Michael Frazier II hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points as Florida beat UCLA 79-68 Thursday night to reach its fourth consecutive NCAA regional final.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) - Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had the third triple-double in UConn history as the Huskies moved into their 21st straight NCAA regional semifinal with a 91-52 rout of Saint Joseph's on Tuesday night.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida State Seminoles put on their best shooting display of the season to advance to the NIT quarterfinals.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - DePaul kept taking the ball from Duke with its intense press, and answering seemingly every big Blue Devils bucket with a 3-pointer.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - It's Kentucky and Louisville, one more time.
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SAN DIEGO (AP) - So you were confident in your bracket, hoping to win the office pool, maybe get lucky and take down that $1 billion prize Warren Buffett is offering for a perfect run of picks.
EUGENE, Ore. - The Pacific women's basketball team couldn't overcome a cold-shooting night, falling in the first round of the WNIT to Oregon 90-63 Thursday at Matthew Knight Arena.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Given a second chance, T.J. Warren put on a show in the NCAA tournament.
STANFORD (AP) - That missed chance in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals cost Tara VanDerveer's Stanford team a top seed in the NCAA tournament.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - There will be 1,000 people lined up early Thursday morning to get a seat at the LVH sports book for the start of the NCAA tournament, and most of them don't care that Michigan State was somehow relegated to a No. 4 seed.