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College football return dates – 247Sports
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College football return dates – 247Sports

College football is beginning to come back online. The NCAA cleared the path in a vote May 20 for its football programs — along with men’s and women’s basketball — to begin on-campus voluntary workouts as early as June 1 and then approved in a follow-up vote Friday that all sports may return to their…

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The coronavirus and college sports – NCAA reopening plans, latest news, program cuts, more – ESPN Philippines
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The coronavirus and college sports – NCAA reopening plans, latest news, program cuts, more – ESPN Philippines

The coronavirus pandemic continues to rattle the college sports landscape, leaving many questions unanswered.But before a new normal can begin to take shape, colleges and universities will have to find a safe way to reopen campuses. Complex, high-stakes public health issues need to be dealt with before there is a good sense of what college…

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College football in 2020: The best playmaker at each position entering the season – CBS Sports
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College football in 2020: The best playmaker at each position entering the season – CBS Sports

College football is one of the most electric sports in the country, and the ability of its stars to make big-time plays in key situations is one of the primary attractions. Players like Reggie Bush, Johnny Manziel and Bo Jackson have laid the groundwork for today’s most visible and dangerous players. Today’s crop of playmakers includes…

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College football games in the spring? They’ve happened before – ESPN
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College football games in the spring? They’ve happened before – ESPN

7:50 AM ETIvan MaiselESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Six-time FWAA award winner Graduate of Stanford UniversityThough we are trained from birth to believe otherwise, college football does not need to occur in autumn. This is good news, since we now know there’s a distinct possibility that the 2020 college football season will finish…

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College football rankings — FPI breaks down the 2020 contenders – ESPN
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College football rankings — FPI breaks down the 2020 contenders – ESPN

8:04 AM ETSeth WalderESPN Analytics Just three months after losing the college football national championship, the Clemson Tigers are back on top.On top of our 2020 projections, anyway.Dabo Swinney will have a hard time spinning his Tigers as underdogs after this, because the numbers from our Football Power Index (FPI) and the Allstate Playoff Predictor…

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2020 NFL Draft Rankings By College. Which Schools Won The Draft? – College Football News

Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports Which college football programs won the 2020 NFL Draft? Where do they all rank when it comes to sending players to the next level? Contact @PeteFiutak CFN 2020 NFL Draft Prospect Rankings from the college perspective …QB | RB | WR | TE | OT | OG & CDE | DT…

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College football’s alternate realities — Biggest ‘What Ifs’ from classic games – ESPN
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College football’s alternate realities — Biggest ‘What Ifs’ from classic games – ESPN

So many of our favorite college football games come down to one play — the Kick Six, the Bush Push, a late flag in Miami vs. Ohio State. And if those plays go the other way, not only does the outcome change, but the domino effect is almost impossible to measure. Legacies get rewritten, coaches…

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Boston College retains Jim Christian as men’s basketball coach – The Boston Globe
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Boston College retains Jim Christian as men’s basketball coach – The Boston Globe

Behn steps down as Brown’s women’s basketball coachSarah Behn stepped down from her position as Brown University’s head women’s basketball coach. “I would like to thank Brown University for allowing me to serve as head women’s basketball coach for the last six years,” Behn said. “I have truly appreciated the opportunity to work with so…

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College basketball’s ‘greatest of all time’ bracket – East region breakdown – ESPN
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College basketball’s ‘greatest of all time’ bracket – East region breakdown – ESPN

On March 19, ESPN launched “SportsCenter Special: College Basketball’s Greatest of All Time,” a 64-player bracket celebrating the best men’s and women’s players ever.ESPN writers and commentators will provide daily roundtables and predictions as the bracket advances through March 31. Below, writers Myron Medcalf, Mechelle Voepel and David Hale break down the East region.The bracket(1)…

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How to watch, how to vote in ESPN College Basketball’s Greatest of All Time Bracket – ESPN
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How to watch, how to vote in ESPN College Basketball’s Greatest of All Time Bracket – ESPN

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, then known as Lew Alcindor, won three consecutive national championships at UCLA. AP PhotoThere might not be any upsets of a 12-seed over a 5-seed this year — or any NCAA tournament games, for that matter — but ESPN will have a bracket for college basketball fans nonetheless.Thursday night (7 p.m. EST), the network…

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College basketball’s winners and losers: San Diego State and Baylor stumble, Duke rises – USA TODAY
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College basketball’s winners and losers: San Diego State and Baylor stumble, Duke rises – USA TODAY

Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY Published 9:16 p.m. ET March 7, 2020 | Updated 10:45 p.m. ET March 7, 2020CLOSEWith power conference tournaments on the horizon and Selection Sunday just a week away, teams battling for NCAA tournament seeding either bettered or worsened their profiles on the last Saturday of the regular season. Here’s a look at the winners…

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What has changed in college basketball over the past month, and what hasn’t – ESPN
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What has changed in college basketball over the past month, and what hasn’t – ESPN

8:00 AM ETMyron MedcalfESPN Staff Writer Close Covers college basketball Joined ESPN.com in 2011 Graduate of Minnesota State University, MankatoRemember February? A month ago, it seemed as if we all knew what to expect in the coming weeks. The contenders have separated themselves, and finally, college basketball had started to make sense.That’s what we thought,…

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Oregon vs. Utah odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, Feb. 16 predictions by model on 42-27 roll – CBS Sports
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Oregon vs. Utah odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, Feb. 16 predictions by model on 42-27 roll – CBS Sports

The Utes are looking for a signature win while the Ducks are trying to avoid a slip-up when No. 17 Oregon hosts Utah on Sunday night in a Pac-12 game. Utah (14-10) has a slim chance at the NCAA Tournament and faces what is likely a must-win against the Ducks (19-6). The Utes have lost…

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Preseason SP+ college football rankings — Alabama back at No. 1 – ESPN
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Preseason SP+ college football rankings — Alabama back at No. 1 – ESPN

7:00 AM ETBill ConnellyESPN Staff Writer CloseBill Connelly is a staff writer for ESPN.com.Each offseason, after the recruiting season has been finalized and the first major wave of transfer portal entries has come and gone, I publish preliminary SP+ ratings for the coming season. I base these projections on three primary factors, weighted by their…

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College football teams with the most returning production in 2020 – ESPN
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College football teams with the most returning production in 2020 – ESPN

6:24 PM ETBill ConnellyESPN Staff Writer CloseBill Connelly is a staff writer for ESPN.com.When it comes to sports statistics, we make do with what we’ve got. In college football, we’ve got more than ever before — better and more detailed passer and pass-rushing data, better predictive analytics, etc. But when it comes to measuring team…

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