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In Wake Of Sandusky Scandal, Penn State Football Will Try To Stay The Course

Ten weeks before the debut of Bill O'Brien as Penn State's head football coach, the sun shone brilliantly Saturday on Beaver Stadium.

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Anheuser-Busch to pay U of Iowa $185,000

As part of logo deal, company will help fund anti-binge-drinking programs.

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Tulane University Football Stadium Parking Proposal Leaves Many Dissatisfied

If 30,000 people attend a football game at Tulane University's proposed on-campus stadium, 70 percent of them are likely to travel by private cars, meaning more than 8,000 parking spaces would be needed to accommodate them, consultants working for Tulane said at a public forum this week.

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McDaniel College Unveils New Look For Green Terror Athletic Logo

It's still a terror, and is still green, but it's a new look for McDaniel College.

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Proposed 'Bill Of Rights' For Student Athletes Draws University Opposition

Four California universities with big-time sports programs are fighting a legislative effort that could radically change the way schools recruit, educate and retain student athletes.

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Butler, Notre Dame Rank Among Nation's Top 5% In Academic Achievement by NCAA

Notre Dame and Butler ranked among the nation's top 5 percent for academic achievement in figures released today by the NCAA.

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Stony Brook U To Air TV Ad During College World Series Opener

Stony Brook University is hoping to build on the attention its baseball team is getting with its first-ever appearance in the College World Series by producing a television commercial that will air during the team's first-round game Friday against UCLA.

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ND School Officially Drops Fighting Sioux Nickname

North Dakota's flagship university dropped its contentious Fighting Sioux nickname for the third time Thursday, and officials expressed hope that the latest retirement — fueled by this week's overwhelming statewide vote — would finally stick.

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A Breakdown Of The Battle: Fighting Sioux Nickname

The University of North Dakota debuted the "Sioux" part of its nickname more than 80 years ago.

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Men's Track Programs Not Coming Back This Year, Says Western Michigan University Trustees

Although Western Michigan University will have a new surface at Kanley Track this fall, don't expect a men's track team to trek it.

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