In this Nov. 28, 2007, file photo, Art Briles answers questions after being introduced as the new coach of the Baylor University football team during a press conference in Waco, Texas. Briles was fired in 2016 in the wake of multiple cases of sexual assault involving his players. On May 24, 2019, Mount
Author: Forbes
Posted: May 25, 2019, 5:34 am
Nearly three years to the day after being fired at Baylor following a sexual assault scandal involving the football program, Art Briles is back coaching in Texas. In a press release Friday evening ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, Mount Vernon High School announced that Briles had received a two-year
Author: SportsDay
Posted: May 25, 2019, 1:55 am
Memorial Day weekend is upon us and high school football players from across the state are announcing their college decisions and taking visits. Oak Park four-star offensive lineman Justin Rogers, ranked as the nation's No. 1 guard for the 2020 class by 247Sports, announced Monday he will play at
Author: The Detroit News
Posted: May 25, 2019, 1:35 am
Art Briles, the former Baylor football coach who was fired three years ago amid a sexual assault scandal at the Baptist school, has been hired to lead an East Texas high school program.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: May 25, 2019, 12:28 am
Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer Close ESPN staff writer Joined ESPN in 2011 Graduated from Central Michigan Follow on Twitter The Michigan Wolverines secured a commitment from ESPN 300 defensive end Braiden McGregor on Friday. McGregor is the No. 26-ranked prospect in the 2020 class. He chose Michigan
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: May 25, 2019, 12:19 am
Texas will make the College Football Playoff this season. At least that's what Sporting News' preseason bowl projections, released Wednesday, are saying. We put the Longhorns in the College Football Playoff semifinal against Clemson with Alabama and Ohio State in the other CFP semifinal at the
Author: Sporting News
Posted: May 24, 2019, 9:50 pm
Mario Cristobal is finalizing a one-year extension with Oregon that will keep the head football coach in Eugene through the 2023 season.  Per James Crepea of the Oregonian, Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens said the extension is "almost done." The 2018 Ducks went 9-4 and defeated Michigan
Author: Bleacher Report
Posted: May 24, 2019, 9:30 pm
AUSTIN — It's been a while since a Texas football coach has found himself on stable footing. The foundation under Charlie Strong's feet always felt rickety. And the program spiraled somewhat during Mack Brown's final four seasons (2010-13), compiling a winning percentage of .588 compared
Author: HoustonChronicle.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 9:27 pm
Texas A&M plucked Ole Miss athletic director Ross Bjork to fill the same role with the Aggies. Bjork, 46, will fill the vacancy created by another swap within the Southeastern Conference when ex-Aggies athletic director Scott Woodward left for the same job at LSU. "I am so honored to accept this
Author: Reuters
Posted: May 24, 2019, 7:50 pm
Rocky Long already knew that he'd be forced to replace his top two receivers, yardage-wise, entering the 2019 offseason.  Now, the San Diego State head coach has seen that number bumped up to three. According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, Tim Wilson Jr. has been forced to retire because of a lingering
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 7:45 pm
And you thought your team had it bad when it comes to offseason personnel movement. Dominique Harrison became the latest Arizona State Sun Devils to signal a move from the Pac-12 program, with the cornerback announcing on Twitter that he has decided to enter the NCAA transfer database. “I am thankful
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:23 pm
Puka Nacua's football career began with voluntary backyard beat-downs. Washington's highly decorated wide receiver signee was 5 years old, living in Las Vegas with his parents and older brothers. The Nacuas were insatiably competitive; at night, they would set up a spotlight in front of the house
Author: The Seattle Times
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 pm
Georgia line coach Sam Pittman continues to do the heavy lifting on the recruiting trail.  He picked up a commitment from a player (Tate Ratledge) last week with a father who had big Tennessee “Power Ts” on the front vanity plate and the back sliding glass of his pickup.  Add it to Pittman's greatest
Author: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Posted: May 24, 2019, 4:59 pm
Ben Baby, Texas A&M beat writer for SportsDayDFW.com and The Dallas Morning News, answered your questions about the team and the SEC in a recent live chat. Here are some highlights: Is about time A&M and Arkansas ditch the neutral site game in Arlington and allow opposing fans to visit C-Stat and Fayetteville
Author: SportsDay
Posted: May 24, 2019, 4:00 pm
(Inside Lacrosse Photo: Andy Lewis)  It's no fluke that No. 1 seed Penn State is finally within reach of a NCAA title after years of being the little brother in the Big Ten.  Although IL's recruiting rankings may not back up that statement —the Nittany Lions have just 10 former Power 100 recruits
Author: www.insidelacrosse.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 3:00 pm
Earlier this month, Florida announced home-and-home series with Colorado and Texas. They each have a certain level of intrigue. Florida has never played Colorado before, while it's been 78 years since the Gators and Longhorns last faced off. It's easy to think up some marquee programs that UF
Author: www.gatorcountry.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 2:29 pm
There is more than one way to recruit in the Big Ten and still have success. The Big Ten is one of the most storied college football conferences throughout the country, and it could be argued it's the world's most talented conference, overall. Most football staffs within the conference recruit
Author: NJ.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 2:14 pm
With spring football in the rearview mirror, SportsDay this week is breaking down the Texas Longhorns' top 15 players heading into the 2019 season. Nos. 15-11 were highlighted Monday, and Nos. 10-6 were highlighted Wednesday. Here are the rankings, Nos. 5-1, for Texas' roster: 5. Caden Sterns
Author: SportsDay
Posted: May 24, 2019, 2:00 pm
MUSKEGON – During an official football visit to Northwestern last weekend, Cameron Martinez got to walk onto Wrigley Field and check out the locker room of the 2016 World Series champion Chicago Cubs. The overall recruitment of MLive's 2018 Football Player of the Year from Muskegon High School has
Author: MLive.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 1:25 pm
Well, this is quite the conflicting kerfuffle playing out on the bayou this week. Monday, it was reported that Kelvin Joseph had decided to enter his name into the NCAA transfer portal, the first step in what would be a move on from LSU.  Later that same day, however, Joseph's father definitively
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 12:42 pm
Jayden Reed may have opted to leave one of the directional MAC schools, but, as it turns out, he probably won't be leaving the state. On his personal Twitter account Thursday, Reed announced that he would be continuing his collegiate playing career at Michigan State.  The pronouncement comes a little
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 11:37 am
Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer Close Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of Georgia Follow on Twitter Georgia quarterback D'Wan Mathis had emergency surgery to remove a cyst from his brain on Thursday and is expected to make a full
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 11:29 am
Penn State Football Player Enjoying CBS3 Summerfest Hunter Kelly is interning with CBS3 this summer.
Author: CBS Philadelphia
Posted: May 24, 2019, 7:00 am
It's been a whirlwind past several weeks for Lakeland (Fla.) Christian School 2021 defensive end Cade Denhoff, who has suddenly seen his recruitment take off. The 6-foot-5, 225-pound rising junior has picked up offers left and right this spring, from schools such as Miami, Penn State, Michigan, Pittsburgh
Author: The Clemson Insider
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:44 am
We are almost three months away from the start of the new Rutgers football season. That fact warrants many emotions among the fan base right now. Some are hopeful, some feel the exact opposite, and some are even reticent about the season ahead. It's been a busy offseason for head coach Chris Ash,
Author: On the Banks
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Happy Friday, and happy Memorial Day weekend, Michigan football recruiting fans! Since coming back from South Africa, a big portion of the coaching staff has been out on the road recruiting. Hell, Ed Warinner has logged so many miles he tweeted about it. You deserve it, Ed. On today's roundup, we
Author: Maize n Brew
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Good morning. We interrupt your regularly-scheduled baseball programming for an important announcement. Vanderbilt football opens the 2019 season on August 31, which is 99 days from today. That's right: it's time for the second annual kickoff countdown! Hopefully less sporadic than the first
Author: Anchor Of Gold
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Picture if you can December 8th, 2019. I know that it's quite a ways away and seeing that far into the future seems futile after the whole Back to the Future predicting Miami's pro baseball team being good debacle. However, much like Planet of the Apes the musical, I think we can assume they&
Author: State of The U
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
I just want to remind everybody that in 2018, David Beaty signed one of the highest-rated recruiting classes at Kansas since recruiting rankings became a thing, including the two highest ranked players it has EVER signed. Let that sink in for a moment. Here's what I wrote last year: Per 247Sports
Author: Rock Chalk Talk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Welcome back to “This Guy Plays Notre Dame Football”. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have a roster full of players, and we want to talk about them all. One Foot Down's player profile series will take a look at every single one of them, and hopefully we all learn a little bit more about these guys,
Author: One Foot Down
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Yesterday, we kicked off the countdown to opening day by looking at Auburn's #100 overall recruit, Jordan Colbert. Colbert was a bit of a mystery, as he never played a down of college football. Today, we look at a SIGNIFICANTLY more famous figure in Auburn athletics – Kodi Burns. Let's hop in
Author: College and Magnolia
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
In the latest recruiting update, Oklahoma State remains in the hunt for one of their top class of 2020 linebacker targets, and a four star multi-talented prospect makes a stop in Stillwater he called “amazing.” Oklahoma State makes top-five Jeremiah “Jay” Harris released a Top-Five video on Twitter on
Author: Cowboys Ride For Free
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
The Wisconsin Badgers coaching staff continues to dish out offers to high school recruits in the current 2020 recruiting cycle. Earlier this week, we wrote about two wide receivers from the state of Hawaii receiving opportunities to play inside Camp Randall Stadium, and on Wednesday, a standout defensive
Author: Bucky's 5th Quarter
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
Football commitments can happen at anytime. On Thursday night the Cincinnati Bearcats received one for their 2020 recruiting class as cornerback Angelo Grose announced his commitment. Grose is a 5'10 cornerback from Mansfield, Ohio and his recruitment continues to tell us two things about Luke Fickell
Author: Down The Drive
Posted: May 24, 2019, 1:44 am
Staying put at North Texas has resulted in yet another lucrative contract extension for head coach Seth Littrell. As the Denton Record-Chronicle reports on Thursday, the school's board of regents have approved an amended contract extension for the 40-year-old that should be finalized over the coming
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: May 23, 2019, 10:28 pm
BOZEMAN — Jason Scrempos, a defensive lineman from the University of Washington, has joined the Montana State football program as a graduate transfer, Bobcats coach Jeff Choate announced Thursday. Originally from Milpitas, California, Scrempos redshirted at UW in 2015 and played on the Huskies' defensive
Author: 406 MT SPORTS
Posted: May 23, 2019, 9:44 pm
Posted May 23, 2019 Oregon State football coach Jonathan Smith did a wide-ranging 30-minute interview with me in which we talked about the upcoming season, his quarterbacks, and how he uses the transfer portal. He has a couple of good quarterbacks, more talent on defense, but will it manifest itself
Author: OregonLive.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 8:53 pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- The Hawaii Bowl will be back on Christmas Eve this year after being played on Dec. 22 last season, only the fourth time in the game's history that it had not been held on Dec. 24.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: May 23, 2019, 8:31 pm
Associated Press TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama and South Florida will start a three-game football series in the 2023 season. The schools announced Thursday that they'll play on Sept. 16, 2023, in Tampa, Florida. They'll meet in Tuscaloosa the following season on Sept. 7, 2024, and again on Sept
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 7:52 pm
Every new college football season typically brings with it a pack of players who make leaps in their game. Sometimes this is due to development, and that player honing their skill set. Sometimes it's because of a coaching change, and that player thrives in a new system better suited for their abilities
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 21, 2019, 7:48 pm
Clemson always seems to be among the national leaders when it comes to spring game attendance, and Tigers coach Dabo Swinney ensures that his fans get to see a show. Clemson ranked No. 7 in spring game attendance last season with 55,000 fans in Memorial Stadium, and even more showed up last weekend as
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 16, 2019, 5:43 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. — It was one out of 109 plays in a vanilla football scrimmage that's no more important than the other 14 spring practices that aren't broadcast on live TV, but a simple 11-yard pass on the third series of Saturday's Black and Gold spring game said a lot about Missouri's
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 16, 2019, 2:38 am
A thirst for nostalgia can only provide so much. Eventually, you adapt or you disappear. Jim Harbaugh's first four years at Michigan were heavy on the old stuff. Fullbacks, 22 personnel. Discussions about steel being inserted into one's spine and homage after homage to the program's storied
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 16, 2019, 2:34 am
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ian Book came into spring practice with the idea of being out of his comfort zone. At a school that has produced its share of legendary quarterbacks, the 6-foot, 208-pound senior was told by coach Brian Kelly and offensive coordinator Chip Long to push the envelope. “I want to
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 14, 2019, 10:56 pm
WEST POINT, N.Y. — Five years ago Jeff Monken faced a daunting challenge when he was hired at Army: Resurrect a program that had one winning season under six coaches over a 17-year span. Now he's faced with a task that might be even more difficult. After three straight winning seasons, three consecutive
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 14, 2019, 10:56 pm
Alabama's Nick Saban isn't likely to get much sympathy from his coaching peers regarding his offseason challenges. But even the Crimson Tide faces some, especially on a defense that was uncharacteristically vulnerable late last season. Such challenges are inevitable when seven underclassmen declare
Author: www.ncaa.com
Posted: May 14, 2019, 10:56 pm