Education

  • By Conor O’Neill Winston-Salem Journal
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It was move-in day for Wake Forest’s early enrollees Monday, the six newcomers who are part of a 21-player class. It’s a group that will join a Deacons team that ended the 2017 season with an offensive explosion in the Belk Bowl and enters next season with aspirations to continue raising the bar.

  • By Jeremy Wise jwise@dothaneagle.com
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Troy head football coach Neal Brown announced Monday the addition of 17-year coaching veteran Mark Perry as the Trojans’ new director of football operations.

  • Randy Reinhardt rreinhardt@pantagraph.com
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NORMAL — A leader as an All-American player at Illinois State, Kye Stewart has returned to a different leadership role as part of the Redbird coaching staff.

  • Randy Reinhardt rreinhardt@pantagraph.com
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NORMAL — Brannon Barry, Illinois State's second-leading tackler in 2017, has decided not to return for his final season of eligibility with the Redbirds.

  • Alex Soderstrom | Assistant Sports Editor
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Georgia wide receiver Terry Godwin will be returning for his senior season at Georgia instead of heading to the NFL Draft, the junior announced on Instagram through Monday. 

I'm excited about the hiring of @CoachSumlin let me know if an Alumni could help in anyway! #Beardown https://t.co/Jsx3uUCDE7— Robert Golden (@R0bG0lden) January 15, 2018

  • By Nathan Wells Special to The Advocate
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Stefon Diggs earned Minnesota’s game ball after his game-winning 61-yard touchdown reception, carrying it around with him postgame. It wasn’t the one he scored with, however. Diggs gave the ball away after scoring, but wide receiver Jarius Wright saved the ball for him.