College Football: Greatest Coaches | High Five It's college football bowl season. Below, check out all top 25 scores and a complete schedule for the bowl games. All rankings are the College Football Playoff rankings. Clemson routed Alabama to win the College Football Playoff and the national title
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:15 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – West Virginia quarterback Will Grier has been selected as the 2018 Senior CLASS Award® winner for the NCAA® Division I Football Bowl Subdivision. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I FBS football coaches, national football media and fans, is given annually to the
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:10 am
Despite their difference in age — 17 years — Tom Brady and Jared Goff have a few things in common. Both are quarterbacks, for starters. Both were born in California. Both went to colleges where the colors are blue and gold. And both are about to play in Super Bowl LIII, the 53rd edition of the game.
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:05 am
The NCAA Football Rules Committee met this week in Indianapolis and recommended two adjustments to its targeting rules to strengthen one of the most important calls of the game. The committee, chaired by Stanford coach David Shaw, proposed a progressive penalty for those student-athletes who receive
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:05 am
Mike Gundy's mullet has entered its second year of popularizing business in the front and party in the back. The Oklahoma State football coach claims that the now-famous 'do is worth "millions" to the school and has aided recruiting efforts. Gundy has rocked the style in the past, as
Posted: March 25, 2019, 9:00 am
Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has decided to transfer to Oklahoma. Hurts made the announcement Wednesday in a story in the Players' Tribune. He will be available immediately as a graduate transfer. Hurts was a two-year starter who led Alabama to a pair of national championship games and was Southeastern
Posted: March 25, 2019, 8:06 am
In recruiting, the Ohio State Buckeyes don't hurt for momentum. With all the success the program has both on and off the field, recruiting really comes naturally for a lot of this coaching staff. This past weekend though, Ohio State hosted as many of their top targets as one could imagine—and they
Author: Land-Grant Holy Land
Posted: March 25, 2019, 5:00 am
A giver of hugs and a hefty but nimble defensive lineman, Georgia Tech football player Brandon Adams died late Saturday night at the age of 21. According to a statement from Atlanta police, citing information provided by Georgia Tech police, Adams collapsed at a home near campus and was taken by friends
Author: WSB Radio
Posted: March 25, 2019, 12:35 am
Adams, a senior defensive tackle and business administration major, died in Atlanta at the age of 21, according to the school. Memorial service information has not been released. Adams is survived by his mother, Lisa Greer, his stepfather, Reginald Woods, and his sister, Rian. Adams grew up in Brentwood
Author: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:35 pm
In the days after Manny Diaz was named the head coach at Temple back in December, the Hurricanes saw their 2020 recruiting class take a hit — particularly among defensive recruits who had hoped to play for Miami's energetic former defensive coordinator. But now that Diaz is back in Coral Gables as
Author: Orlando Sentinel
Posted: March 24, 2019, 11:00 pm
Each year, various outlets put out an All-Name Team for the recruiting class that just signed. We not only have the Class of 2020's All-Name Team MVP, we have a first ballot entry into the Name Hall of Fame (Hall of Name?): Demon Clowney. The player, whose name looks like Demon Clown with a couple
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: March 24, 2019, 7:08 pm
Rutgers' saga with Ryan Alexander has ended. The South Alabama graduate transfer pledged to Syracuse Saturday during an official visit to the school, NJ Advance Media confirmed. He's finally off the market after stretching his recruitment past signing day. A 6-4, 305-pounder, Alexander was an
Posted: March 24, 2019, 1:44 pm
BOULDER — He could've bailed. Steven Montez could've gone through his progressions, taken one long look at the college football landscape and told the Flatirons to eat his shorts. He could've hired an agent. Or a lawyer, the way Tate Martell did to force the issue. “I've never really
Author: Denver Post
Posted: March 24, 2019, 12:00 pm
Memphis Express coach Mike Singletary spoke to the media Wednesday about Johnny Manziel's first day of practice. There's a new quarterback in town, but Johnny Manziel will be watching from the sideline at first snap Sunday (7 p.m.).  The Express will send Brandon Silvers out with the first-team
Author: Knoxville News Sentinel
Posted: March 24, 2019, 12:00 pm
The USC Trojans did not meet expectations last year, missing their first post-season appearance since the pre-Pete Carroll era. In addition, the Trojans' offseason has been one filled with coaching changes, recruits transferring, and athletic director Lynn Swann in hot water. Nonetheless, the Trojans
Author: Conquest Chronicles
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
As we head into spring visits with Husky targets, it's time to look at an updated offensive recruiting board to see who the Huskies are after. Several of the top targets will be heading up to UW this spring. Here is a look at some key Husky targets: At quarterback the Huskies have a commitment from
Author: UW Dawg Pound
Posted: March 24, 2019, 5:00 am
New UW-Eau Claire football coach Wesley Beschorner may have more to study than any of his student athletes. “Getting up to speed literally in everything,� Beschorner said of his first few weeks at the helm. “Everything from how we recruit, who we recruit, getting to know the high school coaches, budget
Author: Leader-Telegram
Posted: March 24, 2019, 2:45 am
Justin Wilcox closed Cal's spring football practices with a 90-minute roundtable interview Friday, time the Bears' head coach used to identify the quarterback depth chart and praise the “quarterbacks� of the defense. After 15 spring sessions, Wilcox said sophomore Chase Garbers will head into
Author: San Francisco Chronicle
Posted: March 24, 2019, 12:01 am
It has been a little weird for Trevor Lawrence this spring. When he drops back to pass with the first-team offense, he does not see the No. 13. Of course, he is talking about Hunter Renfrow. The man who seemed like he was at Clemson forever, is not longer here. “It is weird,� Lawrence said. “I only played
Author: The Clemson Insider
Posted: March 23, 2019, 11:49 pm
The Kansas football team had a few recruits visiting campus during its first scrimmage of spring football on Saturday. Not too long after the practice session ended, one of them was ready to commit to head coach Les Miles and the Jayhawks. Will Huggins, a 6-foot-6 tight end at Shawnee Mission South,
Posted: March 23, 2019, 10:27 pm
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Western Michigan football team spent a month cooped up in the Seelye Center during the start of spring practice, but Saturday's brisk temperatures and sunny skies provided the perfect backdrop to show off the players' hard work. In front of families, fans and dozens of recruits
Posted: March 23, 2019, 9:05 pm
Unless I'm missing someone, the coaches that have spoken out about the glut of high-profile transfer waivers that have been approved lately are all against them. Florida Atlantic's Lane Kiffin said just one day ago that players are transferring because it's “sexy� and now TCU's Gary Patterson
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 8:39 pm
Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo owns up to his responsibility for last season's disappointing 3-10 record. The Midshipmen simply did not perform to typical expectations in 2018 and ultimately the blame falls on the coaching staff. “It all starts with me. I've got to coach better and I've
Author: Baltimore Sun
Posted: March 23, 2019, 7:35 pm
On Saturday the Florida Gators hosted several prospects on campus but player in particular made news by visiting campus. Quarterback Anthony Richardson (6-3, 230, Gainesville, FL. Eastside) visited the Gators for the first time since he decomitted but the visit on Saturday was a successful one. “It was
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:50 pm
North Carolina cornerback KJ Sails, Jr., is sailing away from Chapel Hill and voyaging toward a new destination. The Tampa native on Friday announced he will enter his name onto the transfer portal for his final collegiate season. “Thank you to my Carolina family for giving me the opportunity to play
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:48 pm
It has been a big past few days in the recruitment of Melbourne (Fla.) Holy Trinity Academy wide receiver James BlackStrain. Florida offered the class of 2021 prospect on Wednesday, then Georgia, LSU and Penn State all pulled the trigger on offers one day later. Overall, BlackStrain has collected more
Author: The Clemson Insider
Posted: March 23, 2019, 4:16 pm
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The Boston College football team completed its second scrimmage of and the ninth overall practice of the spring Saturday inside Fish Field House. A packed house with 300 high school coaches attending along with a host of current and future NFL Eagles watching from the sideline.
Author: Boston College Athletics
Posted: March 23, 2019, 1:47 pm
On its final day of spring practice, Kennesaw State played its fifth annual Black and Gold game at Fifth Third Bank Stadium on Friday night. The defense (black) washed away the offense (gold) by a score of 69-40 in a unique spring game that featured the offense always playing the defense rather than
Author: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Posted: March 23, 2019, 12:30 pm
Tirek Austin-Cave was one of 18 top South Jersey targets to visit Rutgers on March 6 to watch the men's basketball program host the Penn State Nittany Lions. While there, the Camden (N.J.) junior bonded with other top players from his region of the state. “(I spent time with) Fadil Diggs, Aaron Lewis
Posted: March 23, 2019, 10:05 am
Class of 2021 offensive lineman Kobe Nash, one of the biggest prospects in the state of Alabama, is starting to emerge on the recruiting radars of major programs. The 6-foot-3, 335-pound sophomore from New Market (Ala.) Buckhorn received his first offers from South Alabama, UAB and Southern Miss in recent
Author: The Clemson Insider
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:03 am
Week one of spring ball is officially in the books following Utah State's fourth practice Saturday on Merlin Olsen Field at Maverik Stadium. “Four practices is not typical for us during spring ball, so it's an extra day and it was a grind on the kids,� said first-year USU head coach Gary Andersen
Author: Deseret News
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
At his December signing day press conference, head coach Bronco Mendenhall said the Virginia Cavaliers would be interested in adding one additional defensive lineman, if they could get someone on the same level as signees Jowon Briggs and Ben Smiley. On the first Saturday of March Madness, they got him
Author: Streaking The Lawn
Posted: March 23, 2019, 5:00 am
MISSOULA — Montana quarterback Dalton Sneed noticed the defensive back had inside leverage, so he audibled a slant route for wide receiver Mitch Roberts into a speed out route toward the boundary. After he took the snap, Sneed saw the play unfolding in his favor, got the needed protection from his offensive
Author: 406 MT SPORTS
Posted: March 23, 2019, 3:00 am
A member of the Georgia football program was arrested Wednesday night. Linebacker Jaden Hunter was arrested and charged with driving with a suspended or revoked license. He was also charged with stopping, standing, or parking in a prohibited area. Hunter spent just two hours in jail after being released
Author: NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Posted: March 22, 2019, 10:26 pm
Marcel Andry needed no introduction on his first day with the Nicholls defensive line. The newest addition to the Colonels coaching staff was well accustomed to life in Thibodaux long before Nicholls opened spring practice Wednesday afternoon as players returned to the field in an official capacity for
Author: The Daily Comet
Posted: March 22, 2019, 9:09 pm
Johnny Manziel indicated Friday that he is "going through some things," but added he is blessed to be part of a team like the Express that supports him. Johnny Manziel is adamant that he is a changed person for the better. On Friday, the new Memphis Express quarterback reiterated that notion
Author: Knoxville News Sentinel
Posted: March 22, 2019, 8:13 pm
* The Pac-12 Hotline newsletter is published each Monday-Wednesday-Friday during the college sports season (and twice-a-week in the summer). This edition, from March 22, has been made available in archived form … It was too big to get buried and too bold to fully digest upon first glance. In a Thursday
Author: Marin Independent Journal
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:59 pm
Nick Saban had just told nearly 2,200 people how he ultimately became a football coach when Jeremiah Brown stepped to the microphone, asking Saban's inspiration to be a coach. Rather than repeating his earlier comments, Saban ultimately provided the 10-year-old member of Boy Scout Troop 478 with
Author: Alabama NewsCenter
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:11 pm
Day Three of University of Miami football practice media viewing Friday inside the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility got a little wild. The full pads were on, and so was the fun. First, the quarterbacks: Redshirt freshman Jarren Williams looked terrific again. His throws look so comfortable and easy
Author: Miami Herald
Posted: March 22, 2019, 4:48 pm
In January, four-star wide receiver KeAndre Lambert unveiled a list of his top 11 schools that included Clemson along with Duke, Florida, Michigan, Penn State, South Carolina, Southern Cal, Tennessee, Texas A&M, Virginia and Virginia Tech. Since releasing his top group, the top prospect from Norfolk
Author: The Clemson Insider
Posted: March 22, 2019, 4:22 pm
Ben Baby, Texas A&M beat writer for and The Dallas Morning News, answered your questions about the team and the SEC in a live chat recently. Here are some of the highlights: Question: How close do you pay attention to recruiting? Always wondering about the next big recruiting battles
Author: SportsDay
Posted: March 22, 2019, 4:00 pm
Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer Close ESPN staff writer Joined ESPN in 2011 Graduated from Central Michigan Follow on Twitter When Willie Taggart left Oregon to become the head coach at Florida State, Oregon football players rallied around co-offensive coordinator Mario Cristobal. They lobbied athletic
Posted: March 22, 2019, 3:14 pm
Several programs will see revised defensive and offensive schemes under new assistant coaches.
Author: Rivals Articles
Posted: March 22, 2019, 1:13 pm
Ohio State and Wisconsin are two programs that continue to put together quality offensive lines.
Author: Rivals Articles
Posted: March 22, 2019, 12:44 pm
If it seems there's a story a day about the dire state of affairs in the Pac-12, well, it's because there's a story a day about the dire state of affairs in the Pac-12. This one harkens all the way back to September, to this. That play was ruled a targeting on the field but Pac-12 general
Author: FootballScoop
Posted: March 22, 2019, 11:51 am
Oklahoma has its Oklahoma Drills. But the fired-up U has its own version of major college football players going mano y mano: the “Big Cane Drills.'' Miami coach Manny Diaz, who earlier this year had his Hurricanes going at it in a wrestling ring during offseason drills at the Carol Soffer Indoor
Author: Miami Herald
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:59 am
The Hallandale Trio will be restored this season, wearing Nos. 1, 2 and 3 for Utah's offense. That's because No. 7 is coming back, and the potential departure of No. 6 will give him more opportunity to play. The numbers game remains a challenge for Devonta'e Henry-Cole, at his position. He
Author: The Salt Lake Tribune
Posted: March 22, 2019, 7:00 am
PROVO — This certainly won't be a typical BYU spring game. For starters, don't call it the spring game; the Cougars are calling it a spring open practice — a chance for fans to get an early peek at the 2019 team. “We're calling it a practice because everyone's going to be dressed up and
Author: Deseret News
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:00 am
While Bryan is pounding away at the different position previews, I thought that it might be a good time to take a look at the entire picture for the Hokies. One of our ever dreary commenters (who was right about last season, BTW, so we give him slack) was predicting a 7-5 season, at best. Err Ummm well
Author: Gobbler Country
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:00 am
The Wisconsin Badgers wide receivers will only be better than they were last season, and position coach Ted Gilmore appears to be returning all of the group he worked with in 2018. In addition to returning key contributors in rising senior A.J. Taylor, junior Danny Davis, and redshirt junior Kendric
Author: Bucky's 5th Quarter
Posted: March 22, 2019, 5:00 am