The University of Connecticut announced the
hiring of former Notre Dame assistant Bob Diaco as the 30th head football
coach in school history early Thursday morning.
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As the saying goes, the grass is always
greener on the other side.
Mack Brown denied a report issued Tuesday that he will be
stepping down at Texas, though the embattled head football coach's future with
the Longhorns remains swirled in uncertainty.
Football is a position-driven sport,
and in order to be a successful program a team needs to have players capable
of handling each position's responsibilities.
Fordham football coach Joe Moorhead has
signed a contract extension through the 2021 season, the Patriot League
university announced Tuesday.
Dave Clawson was named as the 32nd
head football coach in Wake Forest University history on Tuesday.
After leading Mercer University's start-up
football program Mercer to a 10-win season this year, head football coach Bobby
Lamb's contract has been extended through the 2019 season, the university
A report Tuesday says Lehigh University
offensive coordinator Dave Cecchini will become the new head football coach at
Following Southern Utah's first appearance in
the FCS playoffs, head football coach Ed Lamb's contract has been extended
through the 2020 season, athletic director Ken Beazer announced Monday.
Florida State's Jameis Winston, Northern Illinois' Jordan Lynch, Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel, Alabama's AJ McCarron, Auburn's Tre Mason and Boston College's Andre Williams are the finalists for the Heisman Trophy.
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston,
the redshirt freshman phenom who led the Seminoles to the No. 1 ranking and a
berth in the BCS National Championship Game, was named Monday as a finalist
for the Heisman Trophy.
Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich suspended
tight end Pharaoh Brown for the upcoming Alamo Bowl after the sophomore
starter was caught on video throwing snowballs at several vehicles while they
were being driven.
Florida true freshman cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III, from Tampa's Wharton HS, was named to the ALL-SEC First Team Defense. He's the first true freshman at Florida to earn first-team ALL-SEC honors, since punter Shayne Edge in 1991.
Mississippi Valley State University is not
bringing head football coach Karl Morgan back next year after he compiled an
8-35 record in four seasons.
Princeton quarterback Quinn Epperly and
Harvard defensive end Zach Hodges were named the Asa S. Bushnell Cup
winners as the Ivy League football players of the year on Monday.
Alabama's AJ McCarron has captured the
2013 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, presented annually to the top college
quarterback in the nation.
After missing out on the final at-
large BCS bid, No. 10 Oregon will have to settle for a meeting with Mack Brown
and the Texas Longhorns in the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 30.
It was as wild a month to finish a college
football season in recent memory.
The University at Albany will reportedly hire
Maryland assistant head coach Greg Gattuso this week as the next head coach of
the Great Danes.
Police say celebrations following Michigan State University's Big Ten title win got out of hand.
The LSU Tigers and Iowa Hawkeyes will square-off in the Outback Bowl on January 1st in Tampa, bowl officials announced today.
10 football teams from the SEC are headed to Bowl Games, lead by 2nd ranked Auburn playing top-ranked Florida State in the BCS Championship Game.
No. 1 Florida State and No. 2 Auburn will play in the final BCS championship game on Jan. 6 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.
The Seminoles relied on their three-point shooting to take an early 19-point lead and simply overwhelmed their Ohio Valley Conference counterpart Sunday night.
The question at North Dakota State is,
and will remain, why now?
Urban Meyer started Saturday by whooping it up with his players on the sideline.
Two-time FCS championship-winning coach Craig
Bohl of North Dakota State will reportedly be named Wyoming's new head football
coach on Sunday.
Mark Dantonio pointed to his players
and to the Michigan State fans.
Although it saw its BCS hopes shattered on
Black Friday, Fresno State still had plenty to play for Saturday.
Fresno, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Although it saw its BCS hopes shattered on
Black Friday, Fresno State still had ...
Towson against Eastern Illinois, the only
FCS quarterfinal with two seeded teams, has been selected as the Friday night
game on ESPNU. Kickoff at O'Brien Field will be just after 8 p.m. ET.
Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Mark Dantonio pointed to his players
and to the Michigan State fans.
Towson junior running back Terrance West
rushed for three touchdowns and senior quarterback Peter Athens threw for three
as the Tigers eliminated Fordham, 48-28, in the second round of the
FCS playoffs on Saturday.