Clarett removed as speaker for youth conference

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett, who was charged with driving under the influence, has been removed as the guest speaker for the aspiring minority youth conference scheduled for Jan. 30 at the University of Toledo.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Title game tests ties in Alabama hometown of Clemson coach

PELHAM, Ala. (AP) — Two autographed photos of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hang on a wall above the used stoves and plumbing hoses in Jason Miller's hardware store, even though this is the heart of Alabama football country.

  • Written by JAY REEVES, Associated Press