Ben Kercheval

CBS Sports Writer /

Utah defensive coordinator suspended as program reviews racist text message from 2013

Morgan Scalley apologized for the text message but is suspended with pay as the school looks into the matter

WATCH: Will Muschamp, Mark Stoops join peaceful protests for racial equality

More coaches are joining their players to protest police brutality and racial inequality

2020 Big 12 coach rankings: Lincoln Riley leads the way again, Chris Klieman rising fast

The Big 12 coaching hierarchy stayed the same at the top, but there were shake-ups elsewhere

Johnny Majors dies at age 85: Legendary Tennessee and Pitt football coach leaves lasting impact

One of the greatest coaches in college football history, Majors also had a notable stop at Iowa State

Clemson assistant apologizes for using racial slur during practice in 2017

Danny Pearman used the slur while speaking to former tight end D.J. Greenlee

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh joins anti-police brutality protest, marches with players in Ann Arbor

Harbaugh walked with local leaders and Michigan football players on Tuesday

Clemson leading WR Justyn Ross to miss 2020 season due to neck and spinal issue

Surgery is set for Friday after doctors discovered that Ross had the condition following a spring injury

USC ends relationship with booster after tweets calling for gun violence against protesters

In a string of tweets, the booster said that protesters needed to be shot

Former Indiana offensive lineman Chris Beaty killed in shooting in Indianapolis

Beaty was a victim in one of two shootings in the city over the weekend

Power Five conference commissioners urge Congress to expedite legislation on name, image, likeness

The power conferences are seeking help from Congress separate from the NCAA

Staff picks: Best game day food and drink you need at your college football tailgate

Our staff picked their favorite foods -- and in one case, beverages -- to get them through game day

Saquon Barkley nearly returned to Penn State as assistant coach before coronavirus shutdown

Barkley was looking to gain a new perspective before returning to the Giants

Tulane DB dismissed from team, charged with battery after allegedly punching girl at Waffle House

The altercation landed the high school girl in the hospital

Big 12 commish expects disruptions during season, says competitive equality 'largely a mirage'

Bob Bowlsby spoke candidly to CBS Sports HQ about difficulties facing the upcoming season

Ben Kercheval joined CBS Sports in 2016 and has been covering college football since 2010. Before CBS, Ben worked at Bleacher Report, UPROXX Sports and NBC Sports. As a long-suffering North Texas graduate, Ben hopes the Big 12 finally comes to its senses and extends an invitation to the Mean Green.