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Where Football and Higher Education Mix

The University of Chicago, well known for Saul Bellow, Milton Friedman and its links to 85 Nobel Prizes, was once famous sea to shining sea for football. It boasted a legendary coach, a Heisman Trophy winner and a national championship.

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U of Central Florida's Game At Florida International U Could Have Major Impact On South Florida Recruiting

UCF and FIU have more at stake than undefeated records when the two up-and-coming teams clash Saturday night in Miami.

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Miami And Ohio State Can Relate With Their Off-The-Field Issues

Exactly two weeks after Miami received a relieving verdict from the NCAA about its ineligible players, No. 17 Ohio State got good news Tuesday from the NCAA about three of its own.

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Where ‘Try Again’ Finds Victory

Eyes open as Wheelock College’s athletes focus on character, not winning

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Art Directors Make Wager On Louisiana State U-West Virginia U Game

Art museum directors at West Virginia University and LSU have made a friendly wager on the outcome of their schools' upcoming meeting on the football field.

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University of Texas Says It Won’t Sue If A&M Leaves Big 12

The University of Texas told the American-Statesman today that it has no intention of suing the Southeastern Conference or any other athletic conference that admits a departing Big 12 school.

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University of North Carolina Suggests Tweaks For Athletes' Academic Support

A report from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill says the school should hire a full-time coordinator to oversee tutors working with student-athletes and also add full-time staffers to work with higher-need students.

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Cut The Cord Between College Football And The NFL (Opinion)

It's time to recognize that Division I college football is really a minor league professional sport and treat it like the pro game it is.

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Miami Hurricanes Football Gets $4.2 Million Gift--Almost 30 Years After Donor's Death

The University of Miami’s athletic program received a $4.2 million donation Thursday, the largest endowment ever for football scholarships at UM.

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