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Oklahoma again picked as Big 12 favorite

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FRISCO, Texas (AP) Oklahoma won another Big 12 title and made it to the College Football Playoff again in its first season without coach Bob Stoops on the sideline.

The Sooners, who have won the past three Big 12 titles with quarterback Baker Mayfield, will now be trying to do it again without the Heisman Trophy winner under center.

Even with Mayfield preparing for his first NFL season, 11-time Big 12 champion Oklahoma goes into the league's football media days as the preseason pick to win another title ahead of West Virginia.

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Michigan State to keep Beekman as AD

Michigan State is set to hire Bill Beekman as athletic director, a person with knowledge of the decision said Saturday. Beekman has been the interim head of the troubled athletic department since early February.

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

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Ex-Cal WR Robertson transfers to Georgia

Former California wide receiver Demetris Robertson says he is transferring to Georgia, returning to his home state.

Robertson was a five-star recruit out of Savannah, Georgia, in 2016 who chose to head west to play his college ball, picking Cal over Georgia, Notre Dame and others. Robertson had a strong freshman season with 50 catches for 767 yards and seven touchdowns, but missed all but two games last season for what was called a lower body injury that eventually needed surgery.

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UL drops Papa John's from stadium name

NEW YORK (AP) Papa John's, which has featured founder John Schnatter as a spokesman in logos and TV ads, has begun pulling his image from its marketing and pledged to assess its diversity practices in response to his use of a racial slur. 

Schnatter's face was off some materials by Friday, though the pizza chain said there are no plans to change its name. Schnatter is still on the board and is the company's largest shareholder - meaning he remains a key presence.

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Baylor settles with alleged rape victim

WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor University on Friday settled a federal Title IX lawsuit brought by a former volleyball player who alleged that she was drugged and gang raped by at least four football players in 2012.

Terms of the settlement with the woman, identified in court papers only as Jane Doe, were not disclosed.

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CFP agrees to bowl games through 2026

IRVING, Texas (AP) The College Football Playoff agreements for the Cotton Bowl Classic, Fiesta Bowl and Peach Bowl have been extended six years through 2026.

Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff, made the announcement Friday.

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Auburn, UNC to meet in 2020 Kickoff Game

ATLANTA (AP) Auburn and North Carolina football will meet in the 2020 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta.

The teams will meet Sept. 12, 2020, as part of multiple games in Atlanta within the week. They start with a matchup between West Virginia and Florida State on Sept. 5. Georgia will meet Virginia two days later on Labor Day.

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Florida to put Tebow in ring of honor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Two-time national champion and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be inducted into Florida's ring of honor, becoming the sixth player to receive the honor.

The school announced Wednesday that Tebow will be recognized during the LSU-Florida game on Oct. 6. His name will be unveiled on a wall inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

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Kansas AD Long intent on culture change

LARENCE, Kan. (AP) Jeff Long didn't waste time making clear his focus as Kansas' new athletic director.

"I'd like to say one message to the KU family specifically about our football team," Long said. "It's time to break the cycle."

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Ex-Michigan St. coach Rogers dies at 83

DETROIT (AP) Darryl Rogers, who coached Michigan State to a share of the Big Ten title in 1978 and later took the helm for the Detroit Lions, has died. He was 83.

The Lions said Rogers' family confirmed his death Wednesday.

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