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Virginia Tech will be making a trip across state lines to visit Rupp Arena next season. Kentucky announced a one-year deal to play Virginia Tech as part of its non-conference schedule for the 2017-18 season on Wednesday. The game will be played on Dec. 16. Despite the fact that the two universities from bordering states are only fours […]
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AUBURN, Ala. — When Tre’ Williams signed with Auburn football as a 5-star prospect from Mobile, Ala., the Tigers’ linebacking corps wasn’t in the best of shape. Now, three years after he first arrived on the Plains, Williams is delivering on the promise he had as a high school All-American. He’s the top player in a […]
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LEXINGTON, Ky. — Jon Toth slid all the way out of the 2017 NFL Draft, but now there’s clarity to the former Kentucky center’s situation. The Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson reported that Toth had surgery on a herniated disk Tuesday, but that multiple teams are still expected to pursue him. Jon Toth had successful surgery […]
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Vernon Hargreaves III has big-time ups. The former Florida cornerback is only one year into his professional career. But if the clip below is any guide, quarterbacks would be smart to avoid his side of the field next fall. Check out the tweet released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday. During a recent workout, […]
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Two SEC teams were among the finalists for former Wright State guard Mark Alstork. However, he chose to go elsewhere as a graduate transfer. On Wednesday, Alstork picked Illinois over LSU, South Carolina and Pittsburgh, as relayed by The Advocate’s Sheldon Mickles. The 6-foot-5, 190-pound guard averaged 19 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists per […]
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Did you know 10 of the past 11 quarterbacks to have won the Heisman Trophy attended the Elite 11 Finals or an Elite 11 Regional? If that doesn’t have your attention for the recruitment of guys invited to this event, nothing likely will. The 24 quarterbacks who have earned a trip to the Elite 11 finals […]
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Midfielder Gedion Zelalem, an Arsenal prospect from the Washington area, will undergo surgery soon for a knee injury suffered while playing for the United States at the Under-20 World Cup in South Korea, his family told the Insider on Wednesday. He will need at least six months to recover from the ligament damage. The U.S. […]
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — In the end, there really wasn’t much of a decision for University of Alabama men’s basketball player Braxton Key to make. He declared himself eligible for the NBA Draft, tested the waters as they like to say, and found them cool — so far. Like the rest of the Crimson Tide, Key […]
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It’s no surprise that Bo Jackson’s nephew is enticed by the idea of playing his college ball on The Plains. Shedrick Jackson, a 3-star WR prospect out of Hoover High School in Birmingham, Ala., released his top 5 on Wednesday afternoon via Twitter. Auburn is one of three SEC schools that made the cut along […]
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Noah Igbinoghene's name pronunciation isn't the only thing people in the Auburn community don't know about the future football and track star for the Tigers.
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SANTEE, S.C. — South Carolina is very much in play for defensive tackle Jabari Ellis, the No. 9 overall junior college prospect in the 2018 recruiting class. Ellis is 6-foot-2, 286 pounds and a rising sophomore at Georgia Military College. His offer sheet includes Colorado, East Carolina, Georgia State and North Carolina State. The entire […]
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Eyes will be on the water this weekend as Canada’s top paddlers head out to the World Cup in Szeged,...