The ACC is a mess. That’s nothing new for the Coastal Division, where Georgia Tech plays. The difference is that Clemson’s long-time lock on the Atlantic is slipping. The Tigers might figure things out eventually. They are vulnerable now. There’s real hope for the ACC’s other teams to break … Read more
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — The college sports leaders who run the College Football Playoff have about four months to come to an agreement on a new format if expansion is to be implemented for the 2024 season.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A grand jury in Fayette County, Kentucky has declined to indict six University of Kentucky football players on first-degree burglary charges.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Jack Campbell remembers the questions about him when he was being recruited.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — A legal matter that has kept six University of Kentucky football players away from the program since fall camp has been resolved.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — It's the type of game Maryland has been striving for as the Terrapins have rebuilt their program under coach Michael Locksley.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Texas — Final scores don’t end rivalry fireworks for that respective season, apparently.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Luke Fickell understands that bye weeks can come in handy during a grueling college football season.
Matt Corral and Bryce Young left Southern California as hotshot prospects bound for Southeastern Conference stardom.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow didn't play much in three years under Urban Meyer at Ohio State.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson is unlikely to play against sixth-ranked Oklahoma on Saturday, even though he is making progress from a knee injury that he sustained in an early victory over Southern Illinois.
If Mark Stoops ever torments himself by reliving the most-agonizing defeats he has suffered as Kentucky head football coach, one thing is certain:
A week ago, N.C. State was wondering where its season was headed after a disappointing road loss, and North Carolina was right back on track after a resounding home win over a division rival.
Alabama and Georgia, the top-ranked teams in the country and the favorites to win their Southeastern Conference divisions, are preparing to face the league’s biggest early season surprises.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Investigators have several “promising leads” in the shooting death of Utah sophomore cornerback Aaron Lowe, the Salt Lake City police chief said Monday as family and friends mourned the football player killed less than a year after teammate Ty Jordan died in an accident…
With Florida State off to its worst start in 47 years, Seminoles coach Mike Norvell spoke vehemently when asked how he’s been able to sell recruits on the direction of the struggling program.
Bryan Harsin isn't tipping his hand on No. 22 Auburn's starting quarterback against LSU.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said quarterback Jack Coan’s availability for the ninth-ranked Fighting Irish's showdown with No. 7 Cincinnati this weekend won’t be known until Tuesday.
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — No. 16 Coastal Carolina is adding Virginia to its football schedule in three of the next four seasons.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The early warning signs at Clemson have turned into a desperate call for help for the 25th-ranked Tigers.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One thing Kansas State coach Chris Klieman never expected to have this season was a quarterback controversy.
Working title for Kentucky football 2021: The Season of Living Dangerously.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Less than one month into the college football season, the entire state of Texas has been eliminated from consideration for a spot in the College Football Playoff.
RALEIGH, N.C. — Dabo Swinney appeared in the postgame press conference Saturday night in an unfamiliar situation. His demeanor reflected as much.
Air Force's Haaziq Daniels didn't just break the longest run of the weekend when he went 94 yards for a touchdown against Florida Atlantic.
LINCOLN — The way Nebraska frittered away what would have been a breakthrough victory for Scott Frost just might inspire a new term to replace an old one in college football parlance.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State dismissed senior linebacker K’Vaughan Pope on Sunday after being escorted off the field during the 10th-ranked Buckeyes' rout of Akron.
MONROE, La. (AP) — Louisiana-Monroe quarterback Rhett Rodriguez was hospitalized Sunday after sustaining a “lung” injury against Troy, according to his father.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn has fired first-year wide receivers coach Cornelius Williams four games into the season.
RALEIGH, N.C. — The ACC's Atlantic Division is officially up for grabs for the first time in five years. The Wolfpack beat Clemson for the first time in 10 years. And for the first time in even longer, N.C. State is in real control of its own ACC destiny.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has lost starting defensive tackle Bryan Bresee for the rest of the season after the sophomore tore an ACL in the overtime loss at North Carolina State on Saturday.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Sam Pittman, the coach who really wanted the Arkansas job, said he couldn't put into words what a 4-0 start means for the program that not too long ago lost 20 consecutive Southeastern Conference games.
Well, we know who won't be USC's head coach next year.
Clemson tumbled to No. 25 in The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday, snapping its streak of 97 straight weeks in the top 10.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A University of Utah football player has been killed in a shooting at a house party early Sunday, Salt Lake City police said.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — SMU coach Sonny Dykes reiterated his respect for TCU and apologized for any attempt by his players to plant a flag at midfield after a brief scuffle broke out following the Mustangs' 42-34 victory at the home of the Horned Frogs.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chance Nolan threw four touchdown passes and Oregon State beat Southern California 45-27 on Saturday night.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Brown threw for 206 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Oregon handed Arizona its 16th straight loss with a 41-19 victory on Saturday night.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Jayden Daniels threw for 236 yards and ran for two touchdowns, Rachaad White added rushing and receiving touchdowns, and Arizona State beat Colorado 35-13 on Saturday night in the Pac-12 opener for both teams.
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Haaziq Daniels ran for two early touchdowns, including a 94-yard jaunt, and Air Force scored the game's first 24 points in a 31-7 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — As quarterback debuts go, Kyle McCord's for Ohio State on Saturday was blissfully routine.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Gabe Brkic's 30-yard field goal as time expired gave No. 4 Oklahoma a 16-13 win over West Virginia on Saturday night.
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — Tre' Henderson ran for two touchdowns and Tkai Lloyd pounced on a blocked punt for a touchdown as Stephen F. Austin jumped out to a 38-0 lead in the first half and coasted to a 61-13 win over Division II Lincoln University on Saturday Night.
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Chester Kimbrough intercepted Adrian Martinez’s pass in overtime and Matt Coghlin made a 21-yard field goal to keep No. 20 Michigan State unbeaten with a 23-20 win over Nebraska on Saturday night.
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Jayden Reed’s punt return gave Michigan State life and, eventually, overtime.
RUSTON, La. (AP) — Marcus Williams Jr. ran for two touchdowns in the first quarter, including a 42-yard dash to make it 14-0, and Louisiana Tech dashed to a 24-point first-half lead and made it stand up for a 24-17 win over North Texas in the Bulldogs' Conference USA opener Saturday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kashon Baker ran for 139 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries and Jazir Staton recovered a blocked punt for a score as North Carolina A&T rolled to a 37-14 victory over North Carolina Central in nonconference play on Saturday.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Tim Terry recovered a fumble and returned the ball 67 yards into the end zone to cap a 28-point second quarter, Old Dominion missed a late PAT, and Buffalo beat the Monarchs 35-34 on Saturday night.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Jameson Williams opened the game with a 100-yard kickoff return, then added an 81-yard touchdown catch and another 83-yard runback in No. 1 Alabama's 63-14 win over Southern Miss on Saturday night.
For about 45 minutes late Saturday afternoon, college football was on overload.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Connor Sampson threw four touchdown passes and Mason Laramie kicked a 20-yard field goal as time expired to cap a rally from a 28-point deficit and Western Illinois stunned Youngstown State 38-35 in a Missouri Valley Conference opener on Saturday night.