NBA commissioner Adam Silver not a fan of the ‘one-and-done’ rule, and change may be coming soon

The NBA’s commissioner, Adam Silver, has acknowledged problems with the league’s “one-and-done” rule prohibiting athletes from declaring for the NBA draft straight from high school. Silver spoke on the matter during a Monday appearance on ESPN Radio‘s morning show Golic and Wingo. “What I’ve said about the one-and-done rule is that it doesn’t appear to…

Tennessee fires head coach Butch Jones

The Butch Jones era is over after five seasons in which he restored Tennessee’s program to respectability, only to watch it regress this year after back-to-back nine-win seasons.  Former Michigan coach Brady Hoke, a recent addition to Jones’ staff as a defensive line coach, has been named the interim coach. Hoke also have head coach experience at San…

2017 NCAA Men’s National Championship is set

National Championship Game Monday, April 3, 2017 – 7 p.m. CST, CBS No. 1 (West) Gonzaga vs. No. 1 (South) North Carolina The smoke has cleared from Saturday’s Final Four match-ups and we are down to two teams going after the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, the Gonzaga Bulldogs and the North Carolina Tar Heels, and…

Marcus Mariota wins 2014 Heisman Trophy

It was a great week for Marcus Mariota.  On Thursday, the Oregon Ducks quarterback won the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, the Davey O’Brien Award for the nation’s best quarterback and the Maxwell Award, given to college football’s best player.  Mariota ended this incredible week of his college football career with being awarded…