School coaching

FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, file photo, Florida head coach Jim McElwain walks the sideline in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Georgia, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. Florida became the first Power Five program this season to make a coaching, but several more enter the last month of the season faced with what could be a hard choice. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
November 03, 2017 - 12:20 am
College football coaches have been losing jobs for the past month, including Jim McElwain at Florida, and as the season hits the stretch run numerous athletic directors have to be considering whether it is time for them to make a change, too. Most will wait it out until the end of the regular...
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November 01, 2017 - 11:11 am
MLB-WORLD SERIES World Series champ to be determined tonight LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Major League Baseball season ends tonight in Los Angeles, as the Dodgers host the Houston Astros in Game 7 of the World Series. The Dodgers stretched the Fall Classic to the limit by rallying for a 3-1 win over the...
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November 01, 2017 - 9:59 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodger Stadium will host a World Series Game 7 for the first time in its history tonight as the Los Angeles Dodgers face the Houston Astros. The Dodgers are trying to win their first title since 1988, while the Astros are aiming for their first ever. Yu Darvish starts for the...
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November 01, 2017 - 9:25 am
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school football coach has resigned after two seasons, saying he received death threats after his teams lost 18 straight games. Lance Engleka resigned Saturday from his position as the head football coach at Middletown High School. Engleka wrote in a letter to...
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Florida head coach Jim McElwain, left, and Georgia head coach Kirby Smart greet each other at midfield before an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
October 28, 2017 - 5:05 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida athletic director Scott Stricklin says the school has not had any conversations with embattled coach Jim McElwain or his representatives regarding a contract buyout. Stricklin's statement Saturday was in response to a tweet from a sports lawyer that quoted an...
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October 24, 2017 - 10:57 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby believes the federal investigation into corruption in college basketball has brought to light a seedy underbelly of the sport that people have known about all along. Bowlsby, who spoke during the Big 12's media day Tuesday, also thinks the...
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October 23, 2017 - 8:41 pm
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A former Auburn assistant track and field coach has filed a federal lawsuit alleging discrimination and assault by a colleague. Adrian Ghioroaie's suit filed in United States Middle Distrcit Court on Oct. 16 names the university's board of trustees and assistant head coach Henry...
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October 17, 2017 - 2:22 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A former football player in North Carolina who watched his high school buddy crushed to death can't sue the coach and school district for negligence that he says caused him severe emotional pain, a state appeals court decided Tuesday. The Court of Appeals ruling upholds a trial...
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October 16, 2017 - 7:16 pm
Washington State coach Mike Leach said Monday he was as surprised as anyone when he learned athletic director Bill Moos had taken a new job at Nebraska. But Leach said he has no plans to follow Moos, noting Nebraska already has Mike Riley to lead the football program. Some Cougars fans have...
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FILE - From left, in Aug. 16, 2017, file photos, University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt, Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey, University of North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham, University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams, University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora and University of North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell arrive at an NCAA hearing in Nashville, Tenn. Three people with knowledge of the investigation told The Associated Press on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, that the NCAA infractions panel handling North Carolina’s multi-year academic case plans to release its report Friday. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski, File)
October 13, 2017 - 5:12 pm
The Latest on the NCAA ruling on North Carolina's multi-year academic case (all times local): 5:10 p.m. North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams says the school has learned "to be a better university" in the wake of a long-running academic scandal. The school released statements from...
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