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# ncaa - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'I shed a little tear but I just wanted to go to America. I just wanted something different'

Aaron Molloy’s reputation as a top college prospect in the US is increasing with every game he plays and every goal he scores.

# ncaa - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Clemson stun Alabama with last-second touchdown to win national championship game Clutch This post contains videos

Clemson stun Alabama with last-second touchdown to win national championship game

It’s a first college football national title in 25 years for the Tigers.

# ncaa - Monday 12 December, 2016

Lamar Jackson becomes the youngest ever player to win the Heisman Trophy

Jackson made an emotional speech after collecting the coveted award.

# ncaa - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Meet the Limerick man whose invention is reducing concussions in American Football

JP Hartigan’s product is being used by more than 50 NCAA Division 1 schools.

# ncaa - Monday 16 March, 2015

Just what is March Madness and why is everyone talking about it?

It’s an American obsession.

# ncaa - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

One Limerick girl has been tearing up American college field hockey for the last two years

Roisin Upton has won two NCAA field hockey championships with the University of Connecticut.

# ncaa - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Double plane crash survivor Austin Hatch scores his first college basketball point Take Your Point This post contains videos

Double plane crash survivor Austin Hatch scores his first college basketball point

Hatch’s story is a remarkable one.

# ncaa - Friday 29 August, 2014

KitKats and leprechauns: Memories of the 1996 Croke Park American football game

Saturday’s game won’t be the first time Croke Pak has hosted an American football game.

# ncaa - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

College football player Shaw injures himself 'while saving drowning nephew'

However, doubts have been cast over Josh Shaw’s story.

# ncaa - Friday 8 August, 2014

Croke Park boss says no NFL game in Ireland on the horizon NFL

Croke Park boss says no NFL game in Ireland on the horizon

The NFL are content to just use London as their overseas base

# ncaa - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

US college sport governing body agrees $75 million settlement in concussion suit

The NCAA will provide €52.1 million for concussion testing and to diagnose current and former athletes.

# ncaa - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Father and son pull off epic Jumbotron dance display Slam Dunk The Funk

Father and son pull off epic Jumbotron dance display

This pair really know how to bust a move.

# ncaa - Sunday 10 November, 2013

US-based Irish basketball star's dream scuppered

Travis Black has been disqualified from competing in the sport by the NCAA.

# ncaa - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Johnny Football banned for half a game, book closed on autograph controversy

Manziel was accused of selling his signature by college officials.

# ncaa - Friday 16 August, 2013

Who wouldn't want their house to smell like their favourite sports team?

Because, apparently, some people really do.

# ncaa - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Remember Alabama's $9m football building? Here's how Oregon just spent $68m on theirs Cribs This post contains images

Remember Alabama's $9m football building? Here's how Oregon just spent $68m on theirs

It has 64 televisions in the lobby alone!

# ncaa - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

WATCH: College basketball coach fined, sacked after abusive methods exposed NCAA This post contains videos

WATCH: College basketball coach fined, sacked after abusive methods exposed

Mike Rice has already been suspended for three games after Rutgers viewed the footage.

# ncaa - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Kevin Ware suffers horrific leg injury in Louisville-Duke game, players brought to tears Pain This post contains videos

Kevin Ware suffers horrific leg injury in Louisville-Duke game, players brought to tears

The player landed awkwardly after jumping.

# ncaa - Monday 11 March, 2013

VIDEO: Player loses tooth, coach totally grossed out Eewwww! This post contains videos

VIDEO: Player loses tooth, coach totally grossed out

Come on, coach. Take this bloody tooth like a man.

# ncaa - Monday 25 February, 2013

Manti Te'o is not having a good day at the NFL combine

This is the week that can make or break NFL wannabes.

# ncaa - Friday 15 February, 2013

Penn State 'very interested' in playing college football game in Ireland

Penn State is eyeing a possible trip to Ireland while they continue to serve sanctions following the Sandusky sex abuse scandal.

# ncaa - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

BOOM: Jadeveon Clowney delivers the biggest hit of the college football season Pow! This post contains videos

# ncaa - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

VIDEO: Fan syncs Christmas lights to commentary of college basketball upset All Of The Lights This post contains videos

VIDEO: Fan syncs Christmas lights to commentary of college basketball upset

Take a bow, unidentified fan. Take a bow.

# ncaa - Monday 17 September, 2012

Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case

The former assistant coach at the high-profile college, was convicted in June of 45 counts of sex abuse involving 10 boys.

# ncaa - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Pep rallies and parades as Dublin gets set for the Emerald Isle Classic

With three days of festivities planned around Saturday’s Aviva Stadium showdown, we take a look at what’s on and where.

# ncaa - Monday 23 July, 2012

Penn State fined $60m, hit with bowl and scholarship penalties for Sandusky scandal

The NCAA handed down the unprecedented penalties following an investigation into the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal.

# ncaa - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Reaching the Summitt: Legendary coach retires after 38 seasons

Pat Summitt, the woman who won more games than anyone else in NCAA college basketball history, is finally stepping down.

# ncaa - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

We have kickoff: Notre Dame-Navy start confirmed

There’ll be some red eyes for American viewers as the Emerald Isle Classic is set for 2pm (local time).

# ncaa - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Controversial Petrino sacked by Arkansas

Just days after a motorcycle accident left him in a neckbrace, the former Falcons coach finds himself out of a job.

# ncaa - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

WATCH: Former college QB sets paper airplane record Long Haul This post contains videos

WATCH: Former college QB sets paper airplane record

Good design + awesome propulsion = aviation history.

# ncaa - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Oregon Ducks get crazy 'stormtrooper' uniforms for the Rose Bowl Clobber This post contains images

Oregon Ducks get crazy 'stormtrooper' uniforms for the Rose Bowl

Wings sold separately (we think).

# ncaa - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

# ncaa - Sunday 7 August, 2011

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sports writing

Join us for a look back at the sports writing that caught our eye this week. Corruption, lives lost and children saved: this round-up has all the makings of a Hollywood thriller.

# ncaa - Thursday 21 April, 2011

College football fan who poisoned rival's trees beaten unconscious

Those American football fans sure know how to engage in a bit of friendly banter, eh?

# ncaa - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

In the swing: Manassero's meteoric rise a particularly European phenomenon

Neil Cullen takes a look at the different development options open to golf’s rising stars.

# ncaa - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Meet the man who ruined baseball

John Riordan, in New York, watches another seedy chapter of American sports history unfold.

# ncaa - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

View from US: Newton's law as controversial college star set for top award

Barring a massive upset, charismatic quarterback Cameron Newton will be named the USA’s best collegiate player ensuring a future paved in gold in the NFL. But at what cost, asks John Riordan in New York.