Temple set to replace Dunphy with McKie in 2019

FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2018, file photo, Temple head coach Fran Dunphy yells instructions to his team in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Connecticut in Storrs, Conn. Dunphy will coach Temple for one more season before stepping down for assistant Aaron McKie to take over in 2019. Dunphy took over for retired Hall of Fame coach John Chaney in 2006 and has led the Owls to seven NCAA Tournaments. The Owls, who play in the American Athletic Conference, missed the postseason last season and were bounced in the first round of the NIT this year. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn, File)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fran Dunphy will coach Temple for one more season before stepping down for assistant Aaron McKie to take over in 2019.

Wisconsin defense retools at OLB this spring

FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017 file photo, Wisconsin linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel celebrates after recovering a fumble during the first half of the Big Ten championship NCAA college football game against Ohio State in Indianapolis. Wisconsin is retooling at outside linebacker this spring, when coach Paul Chryst will start evaluating potential replacements for the productive Garret Dooley and Leon Jacobs. Andrew Van Ginkel seems set to fill one starting spot. The Badgers though are set at inside linebacker, where All-American T.J. Edwards is back to lead a strong group. (AP Photo/AJ Mast, file)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — It’s barely a few weeks into spring and T.J. Edwards is already thinking about the first weekend of December.

Tennessee defense learning to adjust to Pruitt’s schemes

FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt walks on the field during NCAA college football practice in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee's first spring under new coach Pruitt is notable in part for what isn't being said. Pruitt rarely, if ever, mentions a single player by name in media sessions as he evaluates just what he has on his roster and tries to determine who can contribute in the fall. (Caitie McMekin/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt’s track record suggests the Volunteers eventually should have a dramatic improvement from their defense.

Nebraska college golf team has 61-year-old freshman

In this April 5, 2018 photo, Bellevue University golf team member Don Byers stands with teammates during practice at the Platteview Golf Club in Bellevue, Neb. 61-year-old Byers is the oldest athlete in the NAIA since Alan Moore kicked an extra point for Faulkner University of Alabama when he was 61 in 2011. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Don Byers didn’t know he was auditioning for a spot on the Bellevue University golf team when coach Rob Brown joined his group as a guest at his club last August.

Boston College hires Bernabei-McNamee as women’s hoops coach

FILE- In this Nov. 13, 2013, file photo, then-Pikeville head coach Joanna Bernabei-McNamee shouts instructions to her team during the second half of an NCAA women's college basketball exhibition game against Louisville in Louisville, Ky. Boston College announced Tuesday, April 10, 2018, that Bernabei-McNamee, who then coached the Albany women's team for two years, had been named as Boston College women's basketball coach. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College has hired Joanna Bernabei-McNamee as its new women’s basketball coach.



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