Jason King, Kansas City Star: They passed the hat in Lawrence and the $31 million needed to construct a new football facility for Kansas has been secured.
Mark Snyder, Detroit Free Press: Longtime Michigan offensive coordinator Terry Malone is leaving to become tight end coach of the New Orleans Saints. Other staff moves might be coming.
Scott Wolf, L.A. Daily News: USC has lost defensive line coach Jethro Franklin, who will have the same duties with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Wiz hears Iowa assistant Ron Aiken might be in line to replace Franklin.
Barry Pump, Cedar Rapids Gazette: Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz says the NCAA should adopt the NFL rule that allows coaches to challenge a call and get a review of a play (subscription, so story is in comments).