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UPDATE: Michael Phelps loses to Lochte in comeback meet

The 28-year-old swimmer was second at the turn and came on down the stretch to win his heat in 52.84 seconds at the Arena Grand Prix, easily advancing to the evening final.

Tennessee coach's job already tougher

Donnie Tyndall just took over Tennessee's program on Tuesday, yet his job already has gotten tougher.

Northwestern players to cast historic union vote

There have been no raucous rallies or demonstrations on the 19,000-student campus just north of Chicago, just official notices about the vote posted near the Wildcats' locker room. But there has been plenty of lobbying in the form of private meetings, calls and emails, and everyone from coach Pat Fitzgerald to NCAA President Mark Emmert has called for a "no" vote.

Disc golfer Adam Morrison enters professional level after amateur success

Columbia disc golfer Adam Morrison, 20, is in his first full year playing in professional tournaments. He hopes to continue the success he has achieved in his amateur career. 

Four basketball coaches join Frank Haith's Tulsa staff

Two of the coaches, Dave Leitao and Todor Pandov, were on Haith's staff at Missouri.

Kentucky forward Julius Randle declares for NBA draft

With five days left before the deadline for underclassmen to declare, Julius Randle, a 6-foot-9 Dallas native, announced the decision many expected even before he arrived as part of Kentucky's 2013 recruiting class.

Tennessee hires Southern Mississippi men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall

Southern Mississippi coach Donnie Tyndall agreed to a six-year contract worth $1.6 million per year to replace Cuonzo Martin, who went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee before California hired him on April 15.

SEC commissioner Mike Slive addresses athlete compensation concerns

Although Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive doesn't believe college athletes should be considered university employees, he does contend that a common ground can be reached.

Columbia College softball swept by Freed-Hardeman in doubleheader

Columbia College lost both games of its doubleheader against Freed-Hardeman, 1-0 and 2-1 Friday.

NCAA committee approves expanded meal allowance for athletes

The NCAA's Legislative Council approved a proposal to expand the meal allowance for all athletes Tuesday.

Panel of administrators: NCAA system must change

A panel of college administrators agree the NCAA business model has to change to survive.

Auburn's Barber diagnosed recently with dyslexia

Auburn tailback Peyton Barber, who was diagnosed with ADHD in high school, found out he also has dyslexia, a fairly common combination. Learning what was wrong came as a relief, but not much of a surprise to Barber.

Columbia College women's golf takes 2nd in Spring Open

Columbia College freshman Avery Rochester led her team to a second-place finish.

Columbia College softball sweeps Stephens College in doubleheader

Columbia College softball won both games in a doubleheader against Stephens College on Tuesday that resumed from a suspended game last week.

Columbia College vs. Stephens softball postponed

Monday's Columbia College and Stephens softball doubleheader was pushed back a day.

NCAA urges schools to discuss pitfalls of unions

In a set of talking points issued to school leaders late last week, the NCAA urged school leaders have a unified voice on the topic that could dramatically alter college athletics

Pistorius accused of staging outbursts at trial

His voice quavering at times, Oscar Pistorius struggled to explain alleged inconsistencies in his testimony and broke down sobbing on two occasions, forcing Judge Thokozile Masipa to temporarily halt proceedings.


Union wins NCAA hockey title, beating Minnesota 7-4

Union College won its first NCAA hockey title Saturday night, scoring three times in a 1:54 span in the first period in a 7-4 victory over Minnesota on Saturday night.

Northwestern players see push as spark for change

No matter how they feel about the push to unionize, at least a few Northwestern players see the movement as a spark for change in college sports.

Stephens softball loses twice

Stephens College softball loses twice to Benedictine University. Benedictine won Game 1 2-0 and 6-4 in Game 2.