Saturday, June 24, 2006

Reporters' Notebooks

Kevin Clark and Brian Davies, Eugene Register-Guard: A nifty slideshow that is the best look to date at Oregon's new uniforms.

Angelique S. Chengelis, Detroit News: The son of former Michigan running back Butch Woolfolk says he plans to follow his father's footsteps and become a Wolverine.

Jim Woods, Columbus Dispatch: Bernie Fernandez Jr., whose interactions with Ohio State quarterback Troy Smith raised concerns with university officials, is no longer the subject of a gambling investigation.

Jeff Rice, Centre Daily Times: Citing everything from injuries to parole violations to academic pursuits, more than 30 Penn State players have left the team with remaining eligibility since the end of the 2001 season.

Steve Ellis, Tallahassee Democrat: Receiver Kenny O'Neal has been kicked off the Florida State team. Only 18 players from the 25-member recruiting class of 2004 remain with the team.

Paul Finebaum, Mobile Press-Register: As long as the Crimson Tide rolls, Alabama fans won't give a hoot about the arrest of linebacker Juwan Simpson.

Kevin Van Valkenburrg, Baltimore Sun: Maryland's athletic department was given the OK to borrow $35 million from the state to help fund a $50 million renovation of Byrd Stadium (registration).

1 comment:

Mini Me said...

Should a college football team really have that many uniforms? Maybe they should focus on practicing and improving than how they look on the field. Wanna do a link exchange? www.brssports.blogspot.com