College Football

NORMAN, Okla. | Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets

NORMAN, Okla.— Newly minted Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray is apologizing for anti-gay tweets posted to his Twitter account several years ago, when he was 14 and 15. The Oklahoma quarterback tweeted : “I apologize for the tweets that have come to light tonight from when I was 14 and 15. I used a poor … Continue reading NORMAN, Okla. | Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets

The Latest: Familiar teams battling for CFP championship

The Latest from college football’s bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 5:30 p.m. Parity has become more prevalent in college football over the last few decades, but not at the very top. Notre Dame is now the 10th team to reach the four-team College Football Playoff in the five years of its existence. Alabama has … Continue reading The Latest: Familiar teams battling for CFP championship

The Latest: Snubbed again, UCF will face LSU in Fiesta Bowl

The Latest from college football’s bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 3:30 p.m. Central Florida’s bid for a second straight self-proclaimed national championship goes through the desert. Snubbed by the College Football Playoff for the second straight season, the seventh-ranked and undefeated Knights will face No. 11 LSU in the Fiesta Bowl on New Year’s … Continue reading The Latest: Snubbed again, UCF will face LSU in Fiesta Bowl

The Latest: Buckeyes get Rose Bowl trip vs Washington

The Latest from college football’s bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 3:10 p.m. Ohio State’s consolation prize for missing out on the College Football Playoff is a classic matchup in the Granddaddy of Them All. The Big Ten champion Buckeyes (12-1) will face Pac-12 champion Washington (10-3) in the 105th edition of the Rose Bowl. … Continue reading The Latest: Buckeyes get Rose Bowl trip vs Washington

The Latest: UCF’s White dismisses playoff as ‘invitational’

The Latest from college football’s bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 2 p.m. Central Florida athletic director Danny White is unhappy again with the College Football Playoff. A year ago, he spearheaded UCF’s “national title” push after the Knights finished an unbeaten season and were left out of the four-team playoff. It’s deja vu all … Continue reading The Latest: UCF’s White dismisses playoff as ‘invitational’

The Latest: Alabama pulls within TD of UGA heading to 4th

The Latest on college football’s championship Saturday (all times Eastern): 6:55 p.m. Alabama is back in it. Freshman Jaylen Waddle broke free for a 51-yard touchdown reception late in the third quarter to pull the top-ranked Tide to within 28-21 of No. 4 Georgia in the SEC championship game. The long touchdown came shortly after … Continue reading The Latest: Alabama pulls within TD of UGA heading to 4th

The Latest: Alabama ties Georgia on first pay of 2nd quarter

The Latest on college football’s championship Saturday (all times Eastern): 5:50 p.m. Memphis has played UCF close twice during the Knights’ 24-game winning streak, and the Tigers are giving the defending AAC champions fits again. Running back Darrell Henderson has rushed for three touchdowns and also thrown for one to help Memphis to a 38-21 … Continue reading The Latest: Alabama ties Georgia on first pay of 2nd quarter

The Latest: Oklahoma extends lead to 32-27 with safety

The Latest on college football’s championship Saturday (all times Eastern): 3:30 Oklahoma’s defense, off all things, came through with a game-changing play against Texas in the Big 12 championship. After the Longhorns forced a turnover to give the ball back to the offense deep in its own territory, the Sooners’ Tre Brown sacked Texas quarterback … Continue reading The Latest: Oklahoma extends lead to 32-27 with safety