Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88 (Yahoo Sports)
Frank Kush, the fearsome coach who transformed Arizona State from a backwater football program into a powerhouse, has died. Arizona State confirmed the death on Thursday. ''Coach Kush built ASU into a national football power,'' ASU President Michael M. Crow said in a statement.
5 years after Sandusky conviction, many unresolved issues (Yahoo Sports)
It's been five years since ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse. Sandusky, 73, is pursuing an appeal under the state's Post Conviction Relief Act as he serves a 30- to 60-year prison sentence. After several court hearings in the matter, Sandusky's lawyers are currently drafting proposed findings of fact and conclusions of law.
Ex-Michigan State football player ordered to trial (Yahoo Sports)
MASON, Mich. (AP) -- Former Michigan State football player Auston Robertson has been ordered to trial on sexual assault charges.
Kansas to move forward with $300M stadium renovation plan (Yahoo Sports)
Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger says plans to renovate Memorial Stadium and build and indoor training facility are moving forward and will cost around $300 million. The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/2sUNiZx ) reports that Zenger made the announcement Wednesday night at a meet-and-greet event for the football team at a Kansas City, Missouri, bar. Kansas football coach David Beaty says fans ''deserve a really, really nice stadium.'' He's trying to turn around a program that ended with a 2-10 record last season.