Howard Richman, Kansas City Star: Kansas State is nearing completion of a contract for a home-and-home series with the Miami Hurricanes for 2008 and 2009 (registration).
Andy Hamilton, Iowa City Press-Citizen: Three more Iowa players have been linked to a phone flap involving complimentary passes to games.
Mike Sullivan, North County Times: Quarterback Kevin Lopina is transferring from Kansas State with his likely destination to be San Diego State.
Chris Low, Tennessean: Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer called a team meeting after the arrest of linebacker Marvin Mitchell on a charge of disorderly conduct.
Chad Hartley, Reno Gazette-Journal: Nevada is in the final stages of contract talks to play a game at Notre Dame in 2009.
Steve Kirk, Birmingham News: Alabama coach Mike Shula will earn $1.55 million annually with a chance to make even more under terms of a new contract.