Penn State basketball star trying out at Philadelphia Eagles minicamp

When you hear that the Philadelphia Eagles are inviting a former Penn State player to their rookie minicamp this weekend, you would probably assume that former Nittany Lion put on shoulder pads and take a few reps on the field at Beaver Stadium. Instead, this former Penn State player was representing the university on the … Read more

Miami’s Wong Shows College Sports Hurtles Toward Free Market | US News®

By JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer An agent for a prominent college athlete finally got out loud what schools are likely to hear in private: Pay the player more, or he will transfer to a school that will. The brazen demand made on behalf of the University of Miami basketball star Isaiah Wong last week … Read more

The Springfield-area home school athletics program hopes to build a sports complex in Rogersville

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – Have you heard of the Lighthouse Christian Chargers? If you follow high school football in the Ozarks you probably have even though the Chargers don’t have a brick-and-mortar school. The football team has made up of all home school students and since its inception in 2006 has won five national home … Read more

Don’t Worry, Clemson Tigers Football Program is Fine Shape

CLEMSON, SC – Let’s be honest. This past weekend’s NFL Draft was not a good draft for the Clemson Football Program. Only two former Tigers were selected in the 2022 NFL Draft, the fewest by the program since 2008 and the fewest under Dabo Swinney in his 14 years as head coach. Cornerback Andrew Booth … Read more

Four Seminoles listed on Sports Illustrated’s 2023 NFL Draft Big Board

It was a quiet weekend for former Seminoles in the 2022 NFL Draft. Only one former Florida State star, defensive end Jermaine Johnson, was selected during the course of the weekend. And even then, Johnson fell a lot farther in the first round than now draft analysts expected, finally being drafted with the No. 26 … Read more

Projecting How Each Oklahoma NFL Draftee Fits With Their New Team

Seven Oklahoma players had their NFL dreams come true at the league’s draft this week. While the excitement of being selected by a professional franchise is evident for every player to have their name called, the fit understandably will be better for some than others in their new city. Today, SI Sooners projects how each … Read more

Gators’ Billy Napier Sees Two Louisiana Products Selected in NFL Draft

While the Florida Gators’ new coaching personnel has yet to undergo its first season repping blue and orange, several members of the staff have realized significant success in producing NFL-level talent. The 2022 NFL Draft has been indicative of that reality. In round one on Thursday, cornerbacks coach Corey Raymond and wide receivers coach Keary … Read more

Basketball Player Malik Smith Invited To Browns Minicamp

After participating in Ohio State’s Pro Day in March, former college basketball player turned tight end Malik Smith has been invited to participate in the Cleveland Browns’ rookie minicamp. The 6-foot-6 and 265-pound Smith – who is the older brother of former Buckeyes defensive end and Seattle Seahawks fifth-round pick Tyreke Smith – has not … Read more

Finally, a 2nd QB Drafted: Cincinnati’s Ridder to Atlanta | Sports News

By BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) – It took 42 selections Friday before a second quarterback was taken in the NFL draft. And it was a proven commodity in college, Cincinnati’s Desmond Ridder. A full 54 spots after Kenny Pickett of Pittsburgh went 20th to the Steelers on Thursday night, Ridder … Read more