Month: June 2019

6:01 PM ET Michigan State University investigators have determined that three former basketball players were not responsible for allegedly sexually assaulting a female student in 2015, according to a Title IX investigation report issued Wednesday. The woman, Bailey Kowalski, graduated from MSU in May, just weeks after she came forward publicly during a news conference.
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Pep Guardiola sees Isco as a potential replacement for the soon-departing David Silva. Silva announced that next season will be his last for Manchester City. Zinedine Zidane reportedly told Isco he has a place in the squad, although Real Madrid will need to raise finances through the transfer window. The club value Isco at $90.9
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The Vanderbilt crushed Michigan in Game 3 to win the 2019 College World Series and these are the three biggest takeaways to another Vandy Boys title. The 2019 College World Series has come to a close as the Vanderbilt Commodores have claimed their second national title. Vandy topped the Michigan Wolverines in dominant fashion, winning
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10:56 PM ET In potentially the final remaining big decision for the 2019-20 college basketball season, Virginia Tech graduate transfer Kerry Blackshear Jr. has committed to Florida. Blackshear, the No. 1 graduate transfer in ESPN’s transfer rankings, made the announcement on his Instagram account Wednesday night, saying, “My next chapter will begin in Gainesville, Florida.”
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10:11 PM ET ESPN News Services WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has signed a presidential memorandum ordering the Pentagon to develop a new policy to allow athletes attending the nation’s military academies to play professional sports immediately after graduating. The memo says student-athletes graduating from the academies and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps should be able
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4:35 PM ET Florida added a big commitment to its recruiting class Wednesday with ESPN 300 defensive end Antwaun Powell. The No. 28-ranked prospect overall, Powell announced his commitment to Florida on Twitter and held offers from Michigan, Oklahoma and Virginia Tech, among others. Go gators💙🐊 pic.twitter.com/3wsiBKubRU — Antwaun Powell (@TwaunPowell) June 26, 2019 Powell
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2:03 PM ET Associated Press LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech basketball player Deshawn Corprew has been suspended while the school investigates a Title IX complaint against the junior forward. The school said coach Chris Beard suspended Corprew after learning of the allegations. Title IX complaints can involve allegations of sexual misconduct or gender discrimination, but
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1:36 PM ET The NCAA Division I Council has adjusted four guidelines used to decide immediate-eligibility waivers, all of which include greater involvement of athletic directors from an athlete’s original school. The guidelines also include potentially more restrictive language for when waiver requests should be granted. Schools now must prove an athlete’s transfer is “due
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David Silva announced that next season will be his last at Manchester City. “This is the last [season]. Ten years is enough for me. It’s the perfect time. Initially, we were talking about two years, but I decided to sign another one, so I finished at 10 years,” said Silva. Silva added that he wants
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1:44 AM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Former WNBA standout and Olympic gold medalist DeLisha Milton-Jones is leaving as Pepperdine’s women’s basketball head coach to become an assistant
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5:37 PM ET Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. — Yale University has settled a lawsuit brought by a former Bulldogs basketball team captain who sued the university after being expelled over sexual misconduct allegations he denied. A federal judge in Hartford on Tuesday dismissed Jack Montague’s lawsuit. Details of the agreement were not disclosed. Yale spokesman
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Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Kieran Tierney from Celtic. The two clubs must negotiate a transfer fee as Arsenal want to offer no more than $22.8 million, though Celtic rates him at over $31 million. Unai Emery sees Tierney’s ability to attack in the same mold as Liverpool’s Andy Robertson. 
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