The long-awaited resolution to the investigation of Oregon’s football program was released Wednesday morning, and the Ducks received essentially a slap on the wrist. Oregon lost a scholarship and was placed on probation for three seasons.
The Holiday Bowl in San Diego has reached a six-year deal with the Big Ten and Pac-12 to participate in its bowl, the bowl announced Monday. The Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl, which will now be in Santa Clara in the 49ers’ new stadium, also announced a six-year deal with the two conferences. In addition, the Sun Bowl just announced a six-year deal with the conference to keep a Pac-12 team coming to El Paso each winter.