| Apr 24, 2015
NCAA President Mark Emmert on Thursday once again defended the former Penn State football sanctions, adding that communication issues were his primary concern.
Speaking at an Associated Press Sports Editors meeting, Emmert called the 2012 sanctions...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 4:58 PM
Another internal battle is brewing on Penn State University's board of trustees, and this time it could lead to legal action.
Seven alumni-elected trustees on the 32-member board have reiterated their demand to have access to materials used in...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 11:49 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Bradley has been defensive coordinator at UCLA for less than two months. He is still learning where to go during practice, what his players can do, and how to meld his philosophy and terminology with what is already in place....
| Apr 5, 2015
| 5:32 AM
"Saturday Night Live" delivered an encouraging show this weekend that went after big targets -- CNN, Scientology, television -- with audacious comedy. The approach was fearless even when the material fell short.
The most cutting skit was the CNN spoof,...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 8:07 AM
Penn State offensive tackle Donovan Smith visited the Philadelphia Eagles, according to league sources.
The former blue-chip recruit from Owings Mills High School ran the 40-yard dash in 4.98 and 5.03 seconds at the Nittany Lions' Pro Day workout....
| Apr 9, 2015
| 7:48 PM
Pennsylvania State University's board of trustees voted Thursday to pay an undisclosed amount — what one trustee called "an extraordinary" sum — to settle claims filed by sexual abuse victims of Jerry Sandusky.
In a special meeting held by...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:18 PM
It is the granddaddy of all scholar-athlete award dinners in the Lehigh Valley.
When the Lehigh Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame holds its annual scholar-athlete banquet Sunday evening at the...
| Jan 30, 2015
Pennsylvania, and the Lehigh Valley in particular, has always been a region where sports have been taken seriously. At one time it was a "way out" for young scholastic athletes to go to college on a scholarship or to sign a professional contract so that...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:03 PM
Sandy Barbour joined Penn State as director of athletics last July after spending a decade at the University of California. She stepped into a major role overseeing 31 varsity sports teams, headlined by the football program.
During her short tenure,...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 4:02 PM
Spring football is typically a tedious but necessary grind. It's a chance for coaches to evaluate and players to impress.
UCLA' sessions this year, which begin Tuesday, will have a little more intrigue.
The Bruins will be without offensive line...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:23 PM
Editor's Note: Over the final four months of 1999, The Morning Call put together a list of the 10 greatest athletes of the 20th century, a list that included Olympic gold medalists, an NCAA basketball champion, collegiate All-Americans, Super Bowl...