3:15 PM A tax placed on Illinois strip clubs that would help fund rape crisis centers in the state raised about $380,000 in 2013, short of the $1 million tax supporters said it would raise when the tax was passed in 2012.
2:45 PMTV coverage times have been announced for the two Chick-Fil-A Kickoff games at the Georgia Dome. Boise State vs. Ole Miss on Thursday August 28 starts at 8 pm ET on ESPN, and Alabama vs. West Virginia on Saturday August 30 starts at 3:30 pm ET on ABC & ESPN2.
2:30 PM Former Minnesota State football coach Todd Hoffnerreturned to coach the Mavericks on Wednesday after spending a season at Minot State in North Dakota. An arbitrator ruled last Friday that Hoffner was improperly fired in 2012 when he was charged but later cleared of child pornography charges.