John Campanelli, Cleveland Plain Dealer: An Ohio State student who crashed the gates to see the Bowl Championship Series title game in Glendale, Ariz., is going to have to pay for a ticket and do community service equal to the hours of class he missed.
Collin Mickle, Opelika-Auburn News: Auburn and Kansas State have agreed in principle to a Sept. 1 game in Jordan-Hare Stadium. The game would be televised nationally by ESPN. Thanks to Greg!
A.J. Carr, Raleigh News & Observer: Wake Forest quarterback Benjamin Mauk, who was the starter in the first game of the 2006 season, is transferring for academic reasons.
Brett Dawson, Louisville Courier-Journal: Rich Brooks' new contract at Kentucky goes beyond money. Athletic director Mitch Barnhart and Brooks talked about upgrading facilities.
Jason McMahon, Capital Times: Wisconsin plans to hike ticket prices by $4 a seat, bringing a ticket price to $39.