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Auburn lands No. 10 small forward Purifoy
Roughly four hours before his show-cause penalty was set to expire, Bruce Pearl scored a major commitment from ESPN 100 small forward Danjel Purifoy, giving Auburn a huge boost of momentum heading into what was already expected to be a big weekend.
A&M gets commit from No. 21 prospect Davis
Texas A&M landed a major commitment on Friday morning from Tyler Davis, a 6-foot-10, 270-pound center from nearby Plano, Texas, and Plano West High School. Davis is ranked as the 21st overall prospect and sixth-best center in the current ESPN 100.
Colleges tapping into beer sales for cash flow
Some cash-strapped athletic departments outside the Power Five conferences have started to use beer sales as an alternative revenue stream -- and more could soon be following suit.
NCAA files intent to appeal O'Bannon decision
The NCAA has notified the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that it intends to appeal a judge's ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case that it violated antitrust laws.
Beavers' Baker in ICU; required defibrillator
An Oregon State athletic department spokesman says a freshman member of the men's basketball team suffered "an apparent cardiac-related medical incident" and is hospitalized in critical but stable condition.
Blue Jays oppose Creighton's trademark bid
The Toronto Blue Jays are contesting Creighton University's use of a new logo, saying the depiction of the school's "Bluejay" too closely resembles the logo of the major league baseball team.
Source: Ex-Vandy G Johnson to join Memphis
Former Vanderbilt Commodores standout Kedren Johnson committed to play for the Memphis Tigers on Wednesday, a source close to the program confirmed to ESPN.com.
Spartans' Forbes cleared to play this season
Michigan State guard Bryn Forbes will not have to sit out this season after transferring from Cleveland State.
UConn agrees to play Arizona, Ohio State
Connecticut and Arizona, a pair of powerhouse programs, will play each other in a two-year, home-and-home agreement that both schools announced on Wednesday.
MAC, ESPN agree to new 13-year media deal
The Mid-American Conference and ESPN have agreed to a new 13-year media rights deal through 2026-27.