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LSU RB Hill to skip final 2 seasons for draft

LSU running back Jeremy Hill announced Monday that he intends to enter the NFL draft, contradicting recent reports that he would return for his junior season.

Vandy sees bright future amid sudden void

Vanderbilt athletic director David Williams already can tell a difference in how the Commodores are perceived now compared to the last time he went searching for a football coach.

Penn St. hires Franklin as 16th head coach

After a nine-day search, the Penn State Nittany Lions are set to introduce James Franklin as their new head football coach at a Saturday afternoon news conference.

Source: FSU RB Freeman heading to draft

Florida State running back Devonta Freeman plans to forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft, according to a source. An official announcement is expected from Freeman on Monday.

Mizzou's Green-Beckham arrested, released

University of Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been arrested and released in an incident police say is tied to illegal drugs.

Fabuluje out to rejoin TCU after transferring

Offensive tackle Tayo Fabuluje, who left TCU just before the start of fall practice, told he's currently working to rejoin the Horned Frogs for his senior season.

President Obama congratulates FSU's Fisher

President Barack Obama called Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher on Friday to congratulate him on the Seminoles' national title.

UNC disputes own study on athlete literacy

North Carolina is disputing research by a reading specialist it employs that says 10 percent of UNC football or basketball players read and write below a third-grade level.

Source: Franklin to earn up to $4.5M a year

James Franklin is expected to receive a contract from Penn State worth up to $4.5 million a year, according to a source, making him the Big Ten's second-highest-paid coach behind Ohio State's Urban Meyer.

Ga. Southern hires Fritz for foray into FBS

Georgia Southern Eagles has named Sam Houston State Wildkats coach Willie Fritz to lead the Eagles into their new era as a Football Bowl Subdivision team.

BCS hero Benjamin leaving FSU for draft

Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who had the game-winning TD in the Vizio BCS National Championship, told ESPN's Joe Schad on Friday that he will enter the NFL draft.