Edith Williams

...Williams, Jack Williams and Mildred Williams. Survivors include her sister, Catherine W. Newsome (Al); her brother, Bob Williams (Connie); and numerous nieces and nephews. The viewing and visitation will be at James Funeral Home Tuesday, March...

NCAA might take actions against Penn State

...convicted of 45 criminal counts for abusing 10 boys over a number of years. Paterno died of lung cancer in January.Bob Williams, the NCAA's vice president of communications, said Penn State "has four key questions, concerning compliance with...

Notre Dame benefits from Everett Golson's growth

...would have 10 straight if he hadn't been benched the first three plays against Miami. The school record is 11 wins by Bob Williams during the national championship season of 1949.Last week, the focus was working on footwork and communicating with...

Players, fans hope this isn't last Heritage

...to see it continue."Compared to other golf tournaments I've been to, it's just a real laid-back crowd," Bob Williams, of Camden, said. "Not quite as serious as some places, and the golfers are a little more accessible. You couldn't...

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Bradford won't start for Sooners

...academic cheating penalty because they are public records, a state appellate court ruled Thursday. NCAA spokesman Bob Williams said the organization was reviewing the decision and considering its options. SATURDAY'S GAMES - Clemson at Maryland...

Ironman 70.3 Augusta results

...James O'Connor, Red Bank, N.J. - 5:43:06 91 - Jack Carter, Owens Cross Roads, Ala. - 5:43:28 92 - Bob Williams, Hoover, Ala. - 5:43:40 93 - Matthew Williams, Evans, Ga. - 5:43:50 94 - Jeff Hill, Gainesville, Ga...

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Newberry grudgingly gives in to NCAA, drops mascot

...host to its first-ever playoff game. Newberry was given two years by the NCAA to resolve the issue. NCAA spokesman Bob Williams said Wednesday his group was pleased with Newberry's continuing evolution in giving up its old nickname. Zais said...

Regulations on education costs to ease

...student-athletes who meet some of the qualifications for expenses that weren't otherwise covered," NCAA spokesman Bob Williams said Wednesday. While athletes attending school through 2012-13 will find fewer restrictions used to determine reimbursement...

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Across the region

...taken off the list of schools facing postseason bans because of hostile or abusive logos and mascots. NCAA spokesman Bob Williams said Sunday the school was removed from the list Friday after it told the governing body about the planned change...

Lawsuits seek to compensate athletes

...student-athletes are free to market themselves as they see fit."There are a lot of inaccurate claims," said NCAA spokesman Bob Williams, who said former athletes such as O'Bannon and Keller are free to make deals. "The NCAA does not license its students...