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The Big Ten will kick off its football season the weekend of Oct. 24 after the league’s presidents and chancellors unanimously voted to resume competition, citing daily testing capabilities and a stronger confidence in the latest medical information, the conference announced Wednesday morning.

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BOILING SPRINGS — A few weeks ago, Gardner-Webb (GWU) student-athletes and others in the community participated in a unity march and peaceful protest to bring attention to racial inequality. Now the GWU football team is finding another way to make their voices heard — from the voting booth.

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BOILING SPRINGS — Gardner-Webb added a talented quartet to its 2020 football roster as students started classes on campus Wednesday morning.

BOILING SPRINGS — Yogi Berra’s famous saying “Déjà vu all over again” applies to football, too. For the second week in a row, the Gardner-Webb football team gave up a score on the final play of the first half and could not recover, falling to Western Carolina 28-10 Friday night at Spangler Stadium.

Josh McKinney/Daily CourierGardner-Webb's Kendall Bailey (95) and Darien Reynolds (27) try to bring down Western Carolina's Donnavan Spencer during Friday night's game in Boiling Springs. The Catamounts defeated the Runnin' Bulldogs by a 28-10 final.

BOILING SPRINGS — Both football teams from Gardner-Webb and Western Carolina enter their Week 3 matchup searching for an identity. The Runnin’ Bulldogs are 1-1 with a pair of lopsided results, while Western struggled in a comeback win over Division II Newberry in their opener before enjoying…

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State on Wednesday night suspended head football coach Urban Meyer three games for mishandling domestic violence accusations, punishing one of the sport’s most prominent leaders for keeping an assistant on staff for several years after the coach’s wife accused him of abuse.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State on Wednesday night suspended head football coach Urban Meyer three games for mishandling domestic violence accusations, punishing one of the sport's most prominent leaders for keeping an assistant on staff for several years after the coach's wife accused him of abuse.

BOILING SPRINGS — Gardner-Webb football closed its 2018 training camp Tuesday morning under overcast skies, with cooler temperatures on the lower practice fields.

FOREST CITY–The sounds of leather popping and the wood bat singing have departed for the summer. Yes, McNair Field is relatively quiet this week because baseball is gone until the summer of 2019. The memories of this season are still fresh, and the Owls run at the Petit Cup will stick in the…

Photo courtesy of GWU AthleticsGardner-Webb's Samuelle Grove returns for her senior season this fall after leading the Lady Bulldogs in scoring in 2017. In addition to Grove and its other returning players, Gardner-Webb also has 12 newcomers on this year's roster.

BOILING SPRINGS — With multiple starters returning from last season including leading goal scorer Samuelle Grove, along with the addition of 12 newcomers, Gardner-Webb head women's soccer coach Mike Varga hopes to find the perfect blend of youth and experience heading into the 2018 season.