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JuCo Men's Soccer: Roughriders drop Chandler-Gilbert in opener

Perez Flores’ 2 goals, assist lift Yavapai soccer

Since he was 5 years old growing up in McMinnville, Oregon, Yavapai College freshman attacker Jose Perez Flores has gone by the nickname “Pepsi.”

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ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off UVA game due to name

BRISTOL, Conn. — ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee will not work Virginia’s season opener because of recent violence in Charlottesville sparked by the decision to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.

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Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

No need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25.

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Fall Preview: Yavapai men's soccer aims to get back to nationals

Chino Valley High grads lead YC soccer

For a tradition-rich Yavapai College men’s soccer program that has grown accustomed to qualifying for the NJCAA Division I National Tournament, these past four years have been long ones.

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Embry-Riddle spikers go 3-2 in season-opening tournament

Embry-Riddle’s volleyball team began the 2017 season well, notching a respectable 3-2 record at the Johnson & Wales University Wildcat Classic played Thursday through Saturday in Denver.

NAU ‘Jacks eye Sept. 2 opener vs. Arizona

Defense was the name of the game for Northern Arizona football’s second scrimmage of the fall, Saturday afternoon in the Walkup Skydome.

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Will a Heisman longshot prevail for third straight season?

Preseason longshots the past two years have ended up winning the Heisman Trophy.

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Fall Preview: Eagles enter 2017 season with something to prove

Embry-Riddle aims for Cal-Pac title, national tournament appearance

The Embry-Riddle women’s soccer team enters the upcoming 2017 campaign with something to prove. At least that’s how returning players look at it.

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Fall Preview: Yavapai volleyball seeks 3rd straight postseason appearance

Over the past two seasons, Yavapai College’s volleyball program has witnessed a resurgence.

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Fall Preview: Eagles hoping ‘third time’s a charm’ in 2017

Embry-Riddle aiming for Cal-Pac title, national tournament appearance

Nine months has passed since the Embry-Riddle volleyball team lost 3-1 to La Sierra in the Cal-Pac Conference Tournament semifinals back in November 2016, but the disappointing end to a promising season isn’t far from the memory of returning players.

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Big Sky and Missouri Valley football announce ‘Challenge Series’

The Northern Arizona football team found themselves in the heart of Tuesday’s joint announcement between the Missouri Valley Football Conference and Big Sky Conference’s Challenge Series this upcoming season.

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College Football: Former QB and WR Bonnafon now a rusher

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Reggie Bonnafon didn't complain when an eventual Heisman Trophy winner supplanted him at quarterback, and he hasn't looked back on what might have been.

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Targeting: College football’s most hated rule here to stay

In these times when so much divides Americans, the targeting penalty brings college football fans together. Just about all of them hate it.

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2017 Wildcats Preview: Arizona looking for bounce-back season

TUCSON — Arizona was in a good place three seasons ago, competing for the Pac-12 South, winning 10 games.

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2017 Sun Devils Preview: Arizona State vying to get back on track

TEMPE — Arizona State coach Todd Graham received contract extensions after each of the past four seasons, keeping his contract length at the original five years.

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NAU women’s soccer aims for Big Sky title

FLAGSTAFF — Game day is coming up quick for the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team. The Lumberjacks are two weeks into August and ready to kick off the 2017 season.

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ACC Preview: Clemson’s losses could open door for FSU, Louisville

RALEIGH, N.C. — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney understands why preseason questions about the Tigers focus more on who’s gone from last year’s team instead of who is filling those roles.

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Mountain West Preview: SDSU, Boise State expected to make run for title

SAN DIEGO — One week after the NFL’s Chargers announced they were relocating to Los Angeles, San Diego State gave a five-year contract extension to coach Rocky Long, who said the Aztecs were more than up to the challenge of winning over the suddenly spurned fan base.

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Big 12 Preview: Oklahoma faces rematch for another conference title

Either Oklahoma or Texas won the last seven Big 12 championship games.

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Big Ten Preview: Buckeyes push defending champs aside

Defending Big Ten champion Penn State returns a Heisman Trophy candidate at running back and a record-setting quarterback, and the Nittany Lions generally are regarded as one of the 10 best teams in the country.

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Final Four brought $324M to Arizona

Study does not say how much it cost to stage them

GLENDALE — Arizona’s first “Final Four’’ college basketball championship generated more than $324 million in economic impact for the state, according to a new study.

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Pac-12 Preview: On the hot seat?

ASU’s Graham, Arizona’s Rodriguez in trouble; Washington, USC primed for another year atop Pac-12

LOS ANGELES — The Pac-12 divisional races will be short on drama if preseason projections actually translate into regular-season results on the West Coast.

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SEC Preview: Alabama, league trying to climb back to college football summit

Georgia, Florida hoping to close gap with SEC West counterparts

Alabama and the Southeastern Conference are trying to climb back atop the college football mountain.

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NAU's Murphy, other D-I basketball coaches flock to Vegas recruiting grounds

LAS VEGAS — Northern Arizona coach Jack Murphy followed the directions turn by turn as he worked his way from a high school north of Las Vegas to one to the south.

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College FB: Clemson opens summer camp in defense of national crown

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney put it as plainly as he could to his guys — this Tiger team hasn’t won anything. At least not yet.