SbB LIVE FROM LA (Dec 17, 2014 @ 1:48pm ET)
3:00 PM: Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee & local sports radio host Dan Dakich got into a Twitter argument Wednesday over college athletes not being paid.
2:45 PM: Oregon State basketball coach Wayne Tinkle says he is interested in reviving the Far West Classic, a Christmas-time tournament held in Portland for 40 years before ending in 1996.
2:30 PM: Oliver Luck, West Virginia athletic director & father of Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck, has been named as the NCAA's new executive vice president of regulatory affairs.
2:15 PM: The San Jose Mercury News reports San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald is being investigated for an alleged sexual assault at his home last week. McDonald was previously investigated this year for assaulting his pregnant girlfriend but no charges were filed against him.
2:00 PM: TCU athletic director Chris Del Conte did not announce the terms of Gary Patterson's new contract extension, but said the football coach "is well taken care of."
1:45 PM: KETV reports that at least five women have come forward accusing Treynor (Iowa) High School assistant softball coach Michael Travis of inappropriately touching them when they were students.
1:30 PM: Gillingham soccer club fan Tony Jackson has been given a three-year ban from attending games after making racist comments at a Peterborough player during Tuesday's match.
1:15 PM: Former Montreal Alouettes QB Anthony Calvillo, who had his #13 retired in October, is returning to the team as quarterbacks coach. Calvillo will be replacing former NFL QB Jeff Garcia, who is leaving the team for "family reasons".
1:00 PM: A 55-year-old man in Lamartine, Wisconsin died Saturday when a homemade meat smoker exploded.
12:45 PM: CONCACAF has announced the 13 U.S. & Canadian venues for its 2015 Gold Cup tournament.
12:30 PM: The Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents on Tuesday approved the four-year, $2 million contract of new UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez.
12:15 PM: After 15 seasons with the Orediggers, Colorado School of Mines football coach Bob Stitt is leaving to take the same job at Montana.
12:00 PM: Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker is out for the rest of the season after suffering a torn ACL during Monday's game against the Phoenix Suns.
11:45 AM: Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen said about Bulldogs defensive coordinator Geoff Collins taking the same job at Florida: "I don't like anybody leaving for what I would view a lateral move, to be perfectly honest."
11:30 AM: A Little League official denied allegations from the Evergreen Park Athletic Association that the Jackie Robinson West baseball team had players that lived outside the team's Chicago boundaries.