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Ex-Cal player Layshia Clarendon alleges sexual assault by university employee

By Staff and News Services A former Cal women’s basketball player filed a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court on Wednesday, alleging negligence on behalf of the university’s regents that resulted in her being sexually assaulted by an athletic-department employee. As first reported by ESPN, Layshia Clarendon of the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream — who played…

Steelers part ways with offensive coordinator Todd Haley

By Associated Press Todd Haley spent six seasons helping turn the Steelers’ offense into one of the most dynamic in the NFL. All the yards and all the touchdowns weren’t enough, however, for the offensive coordinator to keep his job. The Steelers chose not to renew Haley’s contract on Wednesday, three days after the AFC…

Names & Faces: Ronnie Lott, Willie O’Ree

By Staff and News Services Ronnie Lott The Pro Football Hall of Famer — a defensive back with both the 49ers and Raiders — is one of six new members of the College Football Playoff selection committee. Lott, who played at USC, will serve a three-year term. The committee is made up of sitting athletic…