GEORGIA COACH FINED FOR ROLE IN “WAKEYLEAKS”
Georgia fined assistant coach Shane Beamer $25,000 this week, after he admitted to accepting plays from former Wake Forest radio broadcaster Tommy Elrod while with Virginia Tech in 2014.
Beamer spent five seasons working at Virginia Tech for his father, Frank, the Hokies’ head coach from 1987 to 2015. Last week, Virginia Tech announced that an unnamed former assistant had received information from Elrod before the Hokies and Demon Deacons played in 2014.
Michigan WR suspended.
Michigan receiver Grant Perry was arraigned on four charges stemming from allegations of a sexual assault in October, and the bowl-bound Wolverines have suspended him from all team activities.
B norman, okla.» Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon made a tearful public apology, more than two years after punching a woman and breaking bones in her face.
Mixon was suspended for a year after his assault on Oklahoma student Amelia Molitor. He said at a news conference he wanted to apologize earlier, but his legal team advised him not to. The Associated Press