Penn State Received Over $200 Million Dollars In Donations

Penn State received more than $208 million in donations in the last fiscal year despite the university going through a child sex abuse scandal. The total was the second most ever raised in the school’s history.


The Big House To Host 2013 Winter Classic

The National Hockey League announced that Michigan Stadium will host the Winter Classic January 1, 2013 featuring the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs.

TCU Receives Invite To Join Big 12

Reports have the Big 12 Conference inviting Texas Christian University (TCU) to join their conference. TCU had committed to join the Big East next season.

SEC Doesn’t Extend Invitation To Texas A&M, But Leaves Options Open

The Southeastern Conference is not extending an invitation to Texas A&M to become its 13th member, but isn’t ruling out adding the Aggies in the future.

University of Florida president Dr. Bernie Machen said the conference’s presidents and chancellors met on Sunday and “reaffirmed our satisfaction with the present 12 institutional alignment.”

via SEC doesn’t extend invitation to Texas A&M, but leaves options open – ESPN.

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NCAA Sends Second Letter; Still Investigating Ohio State

INDIANAPOLIS — As Ohio State heads into its Friday meeting with the NCAA Committee on Infractions, it appears the university’s dealings with the NCAA over problems within its football program will not end there.

The NCAA notified Ohio State by letter last week that it is still investigating other issues involving the program.

The result could be a second notice of allegations and a second trip through the NCAA justice system.

OSU spokesman Jim Lynch said president Gordon Gee got a letter from the NCAA on Aug. 3 but that it said “absolutely nothing about additional allegations.”

via NCAA sends second letter; still investigating Ohio State – ESPN.

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Minnesota Duluth Wins 2011 Men’s National Hockey Title

Minnesota Duluth won the 2011 NCAA men’s hockey national championship with a 3-2 overtime victory over Michigan.

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