Scott Dochterman, Cedar Rapids Gazette: The University of Iowa said it has purchased seven domain names in a proactive move to prevent negative Internet chatter regarding prominent athletic department employees.
Chadd Cripe, Idaho Statesman: Boise State is hoping to generate about $10 million by selling the naming rights to its stadium.
Ken Hambleton, Lincoln Journal Star: Nebraska officials are keeping an eye on possible tax-law changes that could impact demand for skyboxes at Memorial Stadium.
Robbi Pickeral, Raleigh News & Observer: Joe Dailey, a former Nebraska quarterback who transferred to North Carolina, is trying to find playing time at receiver (registration).
Gordon Monson, Salt Lake Tribune: A losing season could lead to an early exit for Utah coach Kyle Whittingham.