Dennis Dodd

CBS Sports Senior Writer /

Oregon State silent as Luke Heimlich is somehow allowed to return to the diamond

The Beavers' star pitcher pleaded guilty to felony child molestation at age 15

Miami QB Evan Shirreffs wins partial victory in transfer battle with Canes

Shirreffs can now play immediately if he transfers to one of the top MBA programs in the nation

Notre Dame's eye-opening NCAA rebuke could be the tipping point of an avalanche

The Irish are none-too-pleased with the NCAA upholding its decision mandate the vacation of wins

College football heads in wrong direction with largest attendance drop in 34 years

The FBS and individual conferences received some worrying figures at the end of the 2017 season

National Signing Day 2018 was less chaotic and noisy thanks to the Early Signing Period

There were less wild stunts and videos this time around

SEC commish stands against proposed Mississippi law allowing guns on campuses

Greg Sankey warns the law could have grave impacts on Ole Miss and Mississippi State

Behind the scenes at Texas A&M as Jimbo Fisher starts to put his stamp on the Aggies

Texas A&M did well enough Wednesday to set the stage for Fisher's attempted takeover of the SEC West

NCAA response to Michigan State scandal 'lip service' lacking substance, expert says

Kathy Redmond is incensed at the characterization of her meeting with the NCAA president in 2010

Miami blocking Evan Shirreffs grad transfer request the latest issue in a flawed system

Shirreffs is currently blocked from playing right away at 18 schools to finish his Masters degree

Ole Miss transfers building appeal cases proving they were misled by Hugh Freeze

Text and direct messages will be a large part of the files being sent to the NCAA

Proposal to let athletes transfer instantly after a coaching change picks up steam

Changes are coming to the NCAA's transfer rules; the only question is what they will be

Let Michigan State AD Mark Hollis be more than a warning to others in college sports

Friday's surprising retirement should be instructive to those putting others at risk for wins

NCAA may have violated its procedure in announcing Michigan State investigation

The NCAA does not normally announce letters of inquiry, a move that may have violated a bylaw

After its Penn State failures, NCAA must get it right with Larry Nassar, Michigan State

The NCAA has a rare second chance to handle a tough situation and give Nassar's victims added justice

In the shadow of our opioid crisis, a college football player finds a family and a future

Thomas Lopez celebrated Mother's Day with his mom for the first time in 2017

Dennis Dodd has covered college football for CBS Sports since it was CBS SportsLine in 1998. He is one of only seven media members to attend all 16 BCS title games and has chronicled conference realignment as well as the start of the College Football Playoff. He's dabbled in NFL, MLB and NHL and believes the College World Series is severely underappreciated. A Missouri grad and former award-winning FWAA president, he previously worked for numerous outlets including The National and the Kansas City Star.