College Football

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Injured Bosa leaves Ohio State to prep for pro career

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — Ohio State defensive end Nick Bosa’s college football career is over. The injured All-American intends to withdraw from school to spend time rehabilitating and training for an NFL career. He is expected to be a first-round draft pick. No. 2 Ohio State made the announcement on Tuesday. Bosa was considered one of … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Injured Bosa leaves Ohio State to prep for pro career

MINNEAPOLIS | Gagliardi, college football’s winningest coach, dies at 91

MINNEAPOLIS— John Gagliardi, who won more games than any other college football coach with his unconventional methods at a small Minnesota school, has died. He was 91. St. John’s University says Gagliardi (pronounced guh-LAHR’-dee) died Sunday morning. A cause of death was not immediately known. Gagliardi retired in 2012 after a record 64 seasons as … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Gagliardi, college football’s winningest coach, dies at 91

Is the AP Top 25 poll bad for college football?

Is The Associated Press poll bad for college football? Joel Klatt, lead game analyst for Fox Sports, thinks so. Klatt joins AP’s Ralph Russo on the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast to discuss to pros and cons of the Top 25. Klatt believes it is fraught with confirmation bias and uninformed voting, and … Continue reading Is the AP Top 25 poll bad for college football?

AP Top 25 Podcast: Pac-12 in spotlight with Stanford-Oregon

No. 7 Stanford and No. 20 Oregon is the highlight game of the weekend in college football, but it’s hard to assess the Ducks. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , guest Chantel Jennings previews the Pac-12’s big game and gives the back story on Ducks star quarterback Justin Herbert. The Ducks … Continue reading AP Top 25 Podcast: Pac-12 in spotlight with Stanford-Oregon

Hurricane stokes talk of extending college football season

With an eye toward player safety and scheduling flexibility, the NCAA last year considered ways to lengthen the college football season so every team would have 14 weeks to play 12 games every year. It didn’t come to pass. The topic popped up again this week as Hurricane Florence prompted the cancellation, postponement or relocation … Continue reading Hurricane stokes talk of extending college football season

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. | The Latest: MEAC calls off game at South Carolina State.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Latest on Hurricane Florence’s impact on college football (all times local): 9:45 p.m. The game between North Carolina Central and South Carolina State set for Saturday has been postponed until Nov. 24. The contest was to be South Carolina State’s first home game in Orangeburg, South Carolina, after opening the … Continue reading CHAPEL HILL, N.C. | The Latest: MEAC calls off game at South Carolina State.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. | The Latest: Florence forces adjustments in Virginia, SC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C.— The Latest on Hurricane Florence‘s impact on college football (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Several schools in Virginia and South Carolina aren’t waiting to adjust their schedules with Hurricane Florence looming. In South Carolina, Charleston Southern’s game at The Citadel on Saturday in Charleston has been postponed to Nov. 29 — as … Continue reading CHAPEL HILL, N.C. | The Latest: Florence forces adjustments in Virginia, SC