College Sports

FILE - In this March 14, 2012, file photo, a player runs across the NCAA logo during practice at the NCAA tournament college basketball in Pittsburgh. The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, toward allowing athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to clear the way for the amateur athletes to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness." (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Associated Press
October 29, 2019 - 4:53 pm
The NCAA took a major step Tuesday toward allowing college athletes to cash in on their fame, voting to permit them to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness." The nation's largest governing body for college sports and its member schools now must figure out how to allow athletes to...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2019, file photo, an athlete stands near a NCAA logo during a softball game in Beaumont, Texas. The NCAA is poised to take a significant step toward allowing college athletes to earn money without violating amateurism rules. The Board of Governors will be briefed Tuesday, Oct. 29 by administrators who have been examining whether it would be feasible to allow college athletes to profit of their names, images and likenesses. A California law set to take effect in 2023 would make it illegal for NCAA schools in the state to prevent athletes from signing personal endorsement deals. (AP Photo/Aaron M. Sprecher, File)
Associated Press
October 29, 2019 - 12:54 pm
The NCAA Board of Governors has taken the first step toward allowing athletes to cash in on their fame
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Chris Sommer
September 05, 2019 - 4:02 pm
The last time the Texas Longhorns and LSU Tigers faced off in the regular season, Dwight D. Eisenhower was president, gasoline was 29 cents a gallon and Texas had zero professional sports franchises.
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KaVontae Turpin
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Chris Sommer
April 29, 2019 - 5:20 pm
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Former TCU football standout KaVontae Turpin pleaded guilty Monday over an October 2018 assault on his girlfriend. As part of the plea agreement, Turpin will serve two years' deferred adjudication probation and must complete a 27-week Partner Abuse Intervention Program...
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April 29, 2019 - 3:04 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Gruesome testimony and equally gory autopsy photographs are being laid out to a Dallas County jury that will decide whether a former Texas A&M football player was insane or guilty of murder in a machete hacking. The attack happened on the White Rock Trail as it passed under...
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April 28, 2019 - 1:56 pm
LUBBOCK (1080 KRLD) - A Texas Tech University football player was one of two people shot following an altercation in Lubbock. The shooting happened around 6 p.m. Saturday at an apartment complex about one mile east of campus. Police say shots were fired after a confrontation at the complex's...
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