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  1. Keown: Seastrunk's ever-changing identity

    David Ubben

    Lache Seastrunk was once a poster boy for all the corruption in college football after a recruiting scandal at Oregon that ended with a slap on the wrist for the Ducks and a transfer request to Baylor for Seastrunk. After a huge finish to 2012, he...

    Blog | August 05, 2013
  2. TCU still trying to outrun drug scandal

    David Ubben

    TCU has done its part to distance itself from an offseason drug scandal, which resulted in four players being removed from the team. They were among 15 TCU students who were arrested in a campus-wide drug bust, including damning police affidavits tha...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  3. Penn State transfers headed to the Big 12?

    David Ubben

    DALLAS -- Big 12 coaches aren't ruling out any ideas of bringing in transfers from Penn State. The NCAA levied historic sanctions against Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. As part of it, players can transfer w...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  4. TCU scandal one of many in rough CFB year

    David Ubben

    We're looking back on the year that was in college football from Memorial Day to Memorial Day, which were 12 months full of scandal and arrests. Jim Tressel's firing at Ohio State kicked off the year, but TCU endured a high-profile drug scandal ju...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  5. Lunch links: TCU opens up on scandal

    David Ubben

    It's Leap Day. Real life is for March. Entitlement too often follows success. TCU is getting to know that phenomenon now, writes Dennis Dodd of CBSSports. (Cameo from someone you may know in the photo.) Could Oklahoma State be headed for a 5-7 ...

    Blog | February 29, 2012
  6. Roundup: Fiery TCU, exit fees resolved?

    David Ubben

    Hope you all enjoyed your weekend. Back to the grind. Here's what you missed this weekend. Patterson comes out swinging versus drug scandal TCU opened its spring practice on Friday, and that meant the first session with a group of reporters for...

    Blog | February 27, 2012
  7. Lunch links: TCU fallout, UL to Big 12?

    David Ubben

    Heck of a job these past couple days from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, covering all angles of the TCU drug scandal, and doing so comprehensively and fairly. Check 'em out. Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that just five p...

    Blog | February 17, 2012
  8. Lunch links: Reaction to TCU drug scandal

    David Ubben

    Hello, 911? How are ya? TCU reacted to the scandal well, but its squeaky-clean image? Tarnished forever, writes Randy Galloway of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Gary Patterson's track record and past leadership will get TCU through a situation t...

    Blog | February 16, 2012
  9. Texas Tech's Adam James ends his silence

    David Ubben

    Texas Tech receiver turned tight end Adam James, the central figure of a scandal that resulted in Red Raiders coach Mike Leach being fired, spoke to media members for the first time since 2009 this week. "It hasn't necessarily been as much of a ch...

    Blog | November 09, 2011
  10. No 'scandal' in Stillwater this week

    David Ubben

    STILLWATER, Okla. -- It's a chilly, blustery day in Stillwater today, but that means the flags outside the stadium are flying high. Last week, controversy bubbled up when one of Missouri's flags outside the stadium was flown upside down. Oklahoma ...

    Blog | November 05, 2011
  11. The Big 12 and the pay-for-play debate

    David Ubben

    The season of scandal, highlighted by controversies at Auburn, Oregon and Ohio State, all BCS participants, has given way to summer conversations about changing the way college sports operate. Maybe that's changing the rules. Maybe it's changin...

    Blog | July 18, 2011
  12. Mailbag: Beebe's dozen, future scandal

    David Ubben

    Thanks for the emails, which kept flowing in even while I was away. Glad you missed me, I suppose. Switching it up Friday with a morning mailbag. James in Atlanta, Ga., asked: Here's an interesting water-cooler-conversation I came across - if Nebr...

    Blog | July 15, 2011
  13. Player pay talk surfaces at Big 12 meetings

    David Ubben

    College football's "Year of the Scandal" has ignited talk of paying players, and the conversation has spread to Big 12 meetings in Kansas City this week. There's no easy solution and no easy plan for making it happen, even if increasing what play...

    Blog | June 02, 2011
  14. Lunch links: Cyclones quarterback transfers

    David Ubben

    The highest-ranking official in the KU ticket scandal received 57 months in prison. Kansas State opened to bidding for new upgrades to Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Oklahoma receiver Trey Franks has officially been called out by one of the Sooners'...

    Blog | May 13, 2011
  15. Which coach needs to win the most?

    David Ubben

    The Big 12's coaches enter 2011 in an interesting position: No one is really on the hot seat. Some are closer than others, but it would take a scandal for any coach to lose their job midseason, like Colorado's Dan Hawkins did last year. But, some ...

    Blog | May 13, 2011
  16. Fiesta Bowl to learn its fate soon

    David Ubben

    Will the Cotton Bowl replace the Fiesta Bowl in the BCS rotation? If so, the first step to doing so could happen within a month. The seven-member committee investigating the bowl after its recent scandal says the review is in progress and they ...

    Blog | April 20, 2011