• TCU WR Brandon Carter faces drug possession count

    April 23, 2014

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop.TCU athletic officials on Wednesday did not immediately comment on the arrest of Carter, who has not taken part in spring practices for academic reasons.

  • 2 ex-college football players charged with assault

    April 23, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - Two former college football players who went to high school together were charged with beating up a homeless man.Craig Parsons, a former Boston College tight end, and Anthony Varrichione, an ex-quarterback at Marist College, were accused of kicking and punching the 50-year-old man unconscious early Jan. 26 in the city's Allston neighborhood.

  • Penn St. fans plan new statue of Joe Paterno

    April 23, 2014

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - With one Joe Paterno statue in storage, fans of the late Penn State football coach are commissioning a new one to be placed across from the university.A State College, Pa., restaurant owner says he's interested in having the new statue put in front of his establishment.