Former Syracuse player sentenced to 10 years in stabbing (Yahoo Sports)
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- A former Syracuse University football player has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the stabbing attack on two of his former teammates last year.
Former USC football assistant coach John Jackson dies at 81 (Yahoo Sports)
John Jackson, who coached star tailbacks Marcus Allen and Charles White during their Heisman Trophy-winning seasons at Southern California, has died. Jackson was running backs coach from 1976-81 and also worked as offensive coordinator under coach John Robinson. After leaving USC, Jackson worked 17 years with California Sports Inc. as a special assistant to Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss.
Jerry Sandusky's son waives hearing in child sex abuse case (Yahoo Sports)
Jerry Sandusky's adult son won't be in court next week for a hearing on accusations he pressured a teen girl for naked photos and asked her teen sister to perform a sex act. Jeffrey Sandusky on Friday waived a preliminary hearing on charges that include solicitation of statutory sexual assault and solicitation of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse. The 41-year-old Sandusky is a state prison corrections officer and the adopted son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Clemson defensive tackle Pagano leaving football program (Yahoo Sports)
Clemson defensive tackle Scott Pagano is leaving the program. Tigers coach Dabo Swinney said the 6-foot-3, 295-pound native of Hawaii wants to play his final season closer to his home, probably somewhere on the West Coast. Swinney said Pagano, a part-time starter, told him he had accomplished his goals at Clemson of graduating and winning a national championship.