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NLRB set to rule on NU players' union effort

The National Labor Relations Board is set to decide whether scholarship football players at Northwestern University qualify as employees who can form a union.

Navy RB remains hospitalized after collapse

The family of Navy running back Will McKamey says the freshman remained hospitalized Sunday after collapsing one day earlier during spring practice.

Indiana's Griffith discharged from hospital

Indiana receiver Isaac Griffith was released from the hospital Sunday as he continues to recover from a swimming accident early last week in Florida.

Doctor: Friends saved life of Indiana player

Doctors credited the friends of Indiana receiver Isaac Griffith with saving his life and preserving his quality of life with their quick action to pull the 19-year-old out of a rip current earlier this week at Siesta Beach in Sarasota, Fla.

ND's Lombard, Mahone out after surgeries

Notre Dame offensive lineman Christian Lombard and wide receiver Will Mahone will miss the rest of spring practice, Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly announced Friday.

Texas A&M's Golden withdraws, expected back

Suspended Texas A&M starting defensive tackle Isaiah Golden withdrew from school, but the Aggies expect him back, coach Kevin Sumlin said.

Ball St. gives Lembo 5-year contract extension

Ball State coach Pete Lembo has received a five-year contract extension and raise that puts him among the highest-paid coaches in the Mid-American Conference.

Ex-Midshipman acquitted of sexual assault

A former U.S. Naval Academy football player was acquitted Thursday of sexually assaulting a classmate at a party, bringing to a close a case that drew wide attention at a time when the military is under scrutiny for how it deals with sexual assault.

No. 1 QB in class of 2015 headed to UCLA

UCLA scored a major recruiting victory on Thursday afternoon, as Josh Rosen -- the No. 1 quarterback and No. 16 overall recruit in the class of 2015 -- announced his verbal commitment to the Bruins and coach Jim Mora.

NFL draft prospect Lewan facing 3 charges

Former Michigan offensive lineman and first-round NFL draft prospect Taylor Lewan has been charged with one count of aggravated assault and two counts of assault or assault and battery stemming from an incident on Dec. 1, 2013, according to court records.

Ex-CEO of Fiesta Bowl receives 2nd sentence

A former Fiesta Bowl chief executive was sentenced Thursday to three years of probation on a state conviction for his acknowledged role in an illegal campaign contribution scheme.

Michigan OL Glasgow suspended for opener

Michigan offensive lineman Graham Glasgow has been suspended for a portion of spring practice and for the team's season opener against Appalachian State, the school announced on Thursday.