» The FCC announced on Friday that it has approved AT&T’s takeover of DirecTV, a move that could clear the way for the Pac-12 Networks to appear on the satellite provider. The breakdown in negotiations between DirecTV and the Pac-12 has been arguably the biggest blemish on the resume of commissioner Larry Scott.
Bay Area News Group columnist Jon Wilner examined the issue earlier this week.
» Each Division I school will receive $18.9 million from the NCAA to fund cost-of-attendance-based scholarships and other projects.
» USC’s Adoree’ Jackson wants to win the Heisman and an Olympic gold medal.