LSU's Orgeron regrets hiring Canada as offensive coordinator

Regrets, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron has a few.

Orgeron took over as LSU's head coach before the 2016 season, and through two years at the helm, he's posted a cumulative 15-6 record. This would be fine at most programs, but LSU is expected to be in the national title conversation every year, and it's likely that he's feeling some pressure.

During his media availability, Orgeron admitted that he made...

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Sankey: New gambling laws could result in SEC injury reports

ATLANTA (AP) Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey says the Supreme Court ruling that struck down a federal law barring gambling on sports could cause the league to require schools to issue weekly reports that list the status of injured or ineligible players.

Speaking to reporters Monday at the start of the league's annual media gathering, Sankey stressed that gambling's potential

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Bowlsby explains why he's bullish on Big 12

FRISCO, Texas (AP) Bob Bowlsby never bought into the negative perceptions some have about the Big 12, and these days the commissioner has plenty of reasons to feel bullish about his league.

Even more money is coming into the Big 12, the smallest of the Power Five conferences with only 10 schools, and there are fewer contentious issues around the league.

Three-time defending league champion and

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Media Days: TCU's Patterson knew instability before Big 12

FRISCO, Texas - The Latest on Big 12 media days (all times local):

11:40 a.m.

Ask Gary Patterson about the instability that once threatened the future of the Big 12 and the TCU coach will bring up his own experience with conference shuffling.

Patterson has been in four conferences since joining the Horned Frogs as defensive coordinator in 1998. And that's not counting the Big East, which TCU was...

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Media Days: Greg Sankey brags about SEC's success

ATLANTA - The Latest on SEC Media Days (all times local):

12:40 p.m.

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey has opened the league's annual preseason media gathering by bragging about the conference's national championship success.

It was a good time and good setting to make the boast. Two league members, Alabama and Georgia, played for the championship in a game won by the Crimson Tide at...

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Big 12's Bowlsby: 9 league games won't make all things equal

FRISCO, Texas - Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby would prefer to have every conference playing nine league games, but he says even that wouldn't be enough to make all things equal.

The number of conference games is one of the points of discussion related to the Power Five leagues qualifying for the four-team College Football Playoff. The Southeastern Conference and Atlantic Coast have eight-game...

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Report: Michigan State set to hire Bill Beekman as AD

A person with knowledge of the decision says Michigan State is set to hire Bill Beekman as athletic director. He has been the interim head of the troubled athletic department since early February.

The person spoke on condition of anonymity Saturday because no announcement has been made.

Beekman took over on an interim basis shortly after athletic director Mark Hollis retired following the Larry

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Ex-Cal star receiver Robertson transferring to Georgia

Standout wide receiver Demetris Robertson announced Saturday that after two seasons at Cal, he's transferring to reigning SEC champion Georgia.

It'll be a homecoming of sorts for Robertson, who hails from Savannah, Ga. He'll sit out the 2018 season before regaining his playing eligibility in 2019.

Robertson went to Cal in 2016 as one of the top recruits in his class. He became an instant...

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Ex-Cal star receiver Robertson transferring to Georgia

Standout wide receiver Demetris Robertson announced Saturday that after two seasons at Cal, he's transferring to reigning SEC champion Georgia.

It'll be a homecoming of sorts for Robertson, who hails from Savannah, Ga. He'll sit out the 2018 season before regaining his playing eligibility in 2019.

Robertson went to Cal in 2016 as one of the top recruits in his class. He became an instant...

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