Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Pace Named to College Football Hall of Fame

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Pace Named to College Football Hall of Fame

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Pace named to College Football Hall of Fame

Former Rams' tackle Orlando Pace, one of the most dominant offensive linemen in college football during his career at Ohio State, has been selected for induction to the College Football Hall of Fame.

He is part of a class of 12 players and two coaches chosen by the National Football Foundation and revealed Tuesday.

The rest of the players to be inducted in December are: Heisman Trophy winners Danny Wuerffel of Florida, Ron Dayne of Wisconsin and Vinny Testaverde of Miami, two-time national champion Tommie Frazier of Nebraska and Ted Brown of North Carolina State; Tedy Bruschi of Arizona; Jerry Gray of Texas; Steve Meilinger of Kentucky; Rod Shoate of Oklahoma; Percy Snow of Michigan State; and Don Trull of Baylor.

The new Hall of Fame coaches are Wayne Hardin, who led Navy and Temple, and Bill McCartney of Colorado.

NCAA men's semis moving to cable * The Final Four's first two games are moving to cable television next year.

The national semifinals will air on TBS in 2014 and 2015, with the title game remaining on CBS, the companies said Tuesday.

Under the 14-year deal that CBS and Turner Sports signed with the NCAA in 2010, CBS and TBS were scheduled to start alternating broadcasts of the entire Final Four starting in 2016, but Turner had the option to move that up to 2014. TBS will televise the entire Final Four in 2016 and CBS in 2017.

Vols' guard to transfer * Tennessee guard Trae Golden's roller- coaster junior year has culminated with the biggest twist of all. Tennessee announced Tuesday that Golden will transfer at the end of the spring semester. Golden, a two-year starter, placed third in the Southeastern Conference with 3.9 assists per game and was the Vols' third-leading scorer with 12.1 points per game this past season.

Former Lions WR Young arrested * Authorities say former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence then arrested again the same day for trying to take his car from a tow yard. The Lions drafted Young out of Boise State in 2011, but released him in February after a drop in productivity and disputes with teammates. …

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