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Clemson ranks high in academics in football

...chairman of the Division I committee on academics. "Ultimately, the real significance of this is that more student-athletes are graduating from college, and that's good news."Of the top 10 teams in the CFP rankings, only three schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-04/clemson-ranks-high-academ
I'm giving -- are you?

...study-abroad and study-away programs.Your giving also supports our Jaguar athletic teams, which is key for our student athletes and coaches. Your contribution could send a team on a trip, buy uniforms or support a coach in a number of ways...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-10-04/im-giving-are-you
North Augusta's new turf to make football debut tonight

...field was at a point of needing major renovation. It was in great overuse," Piccolino said. "The safety of the student-athletes is of utmost importance."Just by athletic events alone, the field served as host of multiple football and soccer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-09-24/north-august
New stipend could play role in where recruits go to college

...career off the field if they attend the University of Alabama. ... I think it's to improve the quality of the student-athlete's life, not to be used as a recruiting tool."At the Atlantic Coast Conference media days earlier this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-01/new-stipend-could-play-ro
Illinois fires football coach Tim Beckman

...unfortunate but "it was in the best interests of student-athletes to act now." Thomas said the final report of the...University of Montana's athletic practice policy, student athletes would be restricted to activities that do not increase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-28/illinois-fires-football-c
Butler counting on experienced core to compete for playoff spot

...year is to just have a fun-filled season with the student athlete, on and off the field, and just to see Butler grow," he said. "We have great kids, great student athletes. We want the kids excited about not only athletics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-25/butler-count
Auburn won't reveal starting QB for Georgia game

...it is a good time to turn the page and put the focus of this organization back on the success and welfare of our student-athletes," Thomas said in a prepared statement.His exit follows the resignation of one of his top backers, chancellor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-10/auburn-wont-reveal-starti
Michaux: Missouri football team set precedent that no doubt will be followed

...regular student activist and the student-athletes who made the movement go viral...issues. Obviously being a student-athlete is a lot different than being...that's powerful. It is my hope student-athletes and student organizers can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-10/michaux-missouri-football
Kinder Morgan donates $45,000 to Georgia high school

...We're very excited about it," Winters said. "I know all of our students will benefit from this generous gift."Student athletes, the band and cheerleaders attended a ceremony in the gymnasium when Allen Fore, Kinder Morgan's vice president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-24/kinder-morgan-donates-45000-g
Record-breaking fund-raiser reflects community's pride in university

...our campus to hear a stimulating speaker, participate in an enriching cultural or artistic event or cheer for our student athletes at an exciting sporting event. And I hope many of you will consider continuing your education with us in one of our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-10-18/record-breaking-