School president Bernie Machen and athletic director Jeremy Foley upped Muschamp’s salary by $250,000 annually, making him the seventh-highest-paid coach in the Southeastern Conference.
Meyer said that Hyde is banned from all football activities as the school awaits the outcome from both a criminal investigation and a code of conduct investigation. The Dispatch, citing sources, reported earlier Monday that Hyde has been kicked off the team.
According to court records, Manziel is to pay a $2,000 fine and $232 in court costs and spend two days in jail for pleading guilty to the class B misdemeanor, but according to The Eagle, Manziel won’t serve any jail time because the judge considered Manziel’s time behind bars immediately following the arrest as time served.
Florida State Seminoles receiver Greg Dent was arraigned on second-degree sexual assault charges Monday, a felony count that likely means an indefinite suspension for the senior-to-be and a potential jail term of up to 15 years.
Georgia will be without sophomore safety Josh Harvey-Clemons — one of its top defensive players — to open the season after a marijuana-related incident in a campus dorm.
Tim Davis, the Gators‘ offensive line coach, made the remarks about Saban while comparing him to Florida coach Will Muschamp during a booster club meeting Tuesday.
Three legendary Heisman Trophy winners — stretching from Miami’s Vinny Testaverde in 1986 through Florida’s Danny Wuerffel in 1996 to Wisconsin’s Ron Dayne in 1999 — head a 2013 College Football Hall of Fame class that, if there were a Hall of Fame for such things, would fit as a first-ballot enshrinee.
At its meeting in Indianapolis on Thursday, the board adopted the March recommendations of the Rules Working Group after several of the proposals, designed to create a more meaningful and enforceable NCAA rule book, were met with widespread criticism by the college and high school coaching communities.
SI.com, citing a source, reports that Kelly said Oregon used Willie Lyles and Houston-based Complete Scouting Services “the same way other schools do.” According to the report, the committee is expected to make a decision on sanctions within 60-90 days.