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FSU benches Winston for 1st half of Clemson game (Yahoo Sports)
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jameis Winston will be a spectator in the first half of Florida State's showdown against Clemson Saturday after making ''offensive and vulgar'' comments about women - the latest embarrassment in a growing list of poor decisions off the field.
Texas QB David Ash ends playing career (Yahoo Sports)
Texas quarterback David Ash has given up playing football after suffering at least one concussion and lingering symptoms over the last year. Longhorns coach Charlie Strong said on Wednesday that he told Ash ''there was no way we were going to let you back on the field.'' Added Strong, ''His health is our major concern.'' Strong said that Ash would remain a part of the program working with the team's younger quarterbacks. He played in the opener, a victory against North Texas, but experienced headaches and dizziness after the game, Strong said. The Longhorns have off this week.
WVU's Worley accused of battering woman (Yahoo Sports)
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- West Virginia University cornerback Daryl Worley has been arrested and accused of grabbing a woman around the neck and shoving her to the ground at a nightclub.
Auburn's Whitehead suspended for K-State game (Yahoo Sports)
Auburn safety Jermaine Whitehead won't play against No. 20 Kansas State after violating team rules. A spokesman for the fifth-ranked Tigers said Wednesday night that Whitehead is suspended and didn't make the trip for the Thursday night game. Whitehead is fourth on the team with 12 tackles in two games and leads the Tigers with two interceptions. Whitehead is in his third year as a starter in Auburn's secondary.
Mykhailiuk lands at Kansas after World Cup ouster (Yahoo Sports)
In the course of a week, Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk went from playing against some of his biggest heroes on the U.S. Mykhailiuk may be the most tantalizing enigma in college basketball this season. ''His skill level, knowledge and aptitude for the game are way beyond his years,'' Kansas coach Bill Self said.
Charleston, ex-coach reach $400,000 settlement (Yahoo Sports)
Fired College of Charleston coach Doug Wojcik had been paid $400,000 to settle potential claims against the school. The school released financial terms of the settlement to The Associated Press on Tuesday after an open records request. The school will assume $150,000 of the settlement with the rest coming from the state's Insurance Reserve Fund. As part of agreement, Wojcik agreed not to sue the College of Charleston.
Texas basketball player Martez Walker suspended (Yahoo Sports)
Texas guard Martez Walker was suspended indefinitely from all team activities Friday after he was charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly beating his girlfriend in a campus dormitory. According to campus police, Travis County Emergency Medical Services was called to the dorm Wednesday night, where the victim reported Walker slapped her and punched her four times in the left side. According to Walker's arrest affidavit, Tanecia Gardner said Walker became angry because she went to happy hour with a male supervisor from her job.