Pete Thamel

Pete Thamel

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USC’s season ends Saturday. Mike Bohn will be the AD less than two weeks. Will he dump more than $20 million off Santa Monica Pier and make a change. A dive on the complications at USC....

The Crimson Tide hold steady. For now, anyway. A look at how the CFP committee is handling Tua’s injury.

Source: Troubled former four-star DB recruit Jamel Cook is in the NCAA transfer portal. He's from Miami (Central HS), attended USC for two season and transferred to South Carolina. He got thrown out of South Carolina after his arrest in October.

Source: Longtime college sports executive Nick Carparelli Jr. expected to succeed Wright Waters as the Executive Director of the Football Bowl Association. Carparelli was top football executive in the old Big East and ran college sports marketing at Under Armour.

Source: Kansas has been informed of its revised NCAA infractions process timeline. Kansas needs to respond to the NCAA’s NOA in 90 days from today. Best estimate for a COI decision would be August 1, if typical timeline plays out. (An appeal could take many months after that).

The biggest questions hovering over the coaching carousel. Latest at Arkansas, Miss St., FSU, BC and all the jobs that could open.

With two weeks left in the regular season, a dive into what jobs are in danger around college football. What could some surprise jobs be? What blue blood could have a staff shakeup?

Source: Maryland freshman Treron Collins is in the NCAA transfer portal. Three-star defensive back recruit from Georgia had a big offer list out of high school.

What will Michigan State do about Mark Dantonio? What are the surprise SEC jobs that could open? What Group of 5 coaches should be nervous? A deep dive into the coaching carousel.


Sources tell that the breadth and depth of material in discovery in the Basketball corruption cases will alter the sport of college basketball. Hall of Fame coaches, Lottery picks and top programs are all exposed to significant sanctions.

Urban Meyer will retire as Ohio State's head coach. Ryan Day will replace him.

Today will be remembered as the day that two potential No. 1 picks in different sports, Chase Young and James Wiseman, were found ineligible by the NCAA. And another searing reminder why NCAA rules needs to evolve, quickly.

SOURCES: UCLA is finalizing a deal to make Chip Kelly the next coach there. An agreement is expected by the end of the weekend.

Sources: Kansas has received notice of allegations from NCAA, which includes lack of institutional control. @YahooSports  sources detail Level 1 allegations, coach control charge against Bill Self and a KU football surprise. w/ @YahooForde  @DanWetzel .

. exclusive: Federal documents taken from ASM Sports in hoops corruption case reveal extensive potential NCAA violations. Docs show some of the biggest stars and programs in the sport, including more than 20 schools and 25 players.

Charlie Strong cleaned up the culture at UT, restocked the talent and operated with class. It didn't show up in W-L, but he did a lot.

Sources: Representatives of Arizona's Sean Miller and LSU's Will Wade have been sent notice that they are going to be subpoenaed in upcoming federal basketball trial. With and for .

SOURCE: Florida is targeting Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen as its next head coach. Decision expected by the end of the day.