College football

New Mexico tight end Marcus Williams (88) is tackled by Boise State cornerback Tyler Horton during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Albuquerque, N.M., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton)
November 17, 2018 - 2:12 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Any talk of a trap game did not get much attention from No. 23 Boise State in practice this week. The Broncos went out and played against a struggling New Mexico team as if a huge game was not looming on their schedule next week against No. 14 Utah State. "This week, it was...
Read More
Alabama running back Josh Jacobs (8) carries the ball during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
November 13, 2018 - 7:53 pm
The College Football Playoff rankings held steady at the top, with Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan an unchanged first four from last week. The third rankings of the season were drama-free Tuesday night after every top-10 team won last weekend. In fact, the selection committee's entire top...
Read More
November 12, 2018 - 8:38 pm
New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow has another offseason job. The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback will host "Million Dollar Mile," a 10-episode high-stakes physical competition show on CBS. Contestants will have a chance to win $1 million every time they run the Million...
Read More
Northwestern defensive lineman Fred Wyatt celebrates after an NCAA college football game against Iowa, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Iowa City, Iowa. Northwestern won 14-10. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
November 11, 2018 - 10:05 pm
The day after earning a spot in the Big Ten championship game, Northwestern is ranked in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season. The Wildcats (6-4) were No. 24 in the Top 25 after beating Iowa to clinch the Big Ten West with two games to play. The rest of the Top...
Read More
University of Louisville athletic director Vince Tyra speaks to the media during a news conference in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. Tyra announced the termination of head football coach Bobby Petrino, along with three of his assistants. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
November 11, 2018 - 4:26 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville's seven-game skid was bad enough. Worse were the large margins of defeat and opponents' apparent ease in lighting up the scoreboard. That combination spelled the end of coach Bobby Petrino's second chapter with the Cardinals. Louisville fired Petrino on Sunday...
Read More
Texas' Lil'Jordan Humphrey (84) scores the game-winning touchdown against Texas Tech's Demarcus Fields (23) during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
November 11, 2018 - 1:21 am
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Sam Ehlinger had gotten No. 15 Texas down the field with some nifty runs. The sophomore quarterback then took a shot at the end zone — and got the winning pass. Lil'Jordan Humphrey outleaped a defender inside the 5 and then pulled him along to the end zone for a 29-yard...
Read More
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) celebrates his touchdown run with teammates during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Boston College, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
November 11, 2018 - 1:06 am
BOSTON (AP) — At the site of Dabo Swinney's first victory as the head coach of Clemson 10 years ago, the Tigers earned a milestone victory that shows what a superpower they have become. Trevor Lawrence threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score and No. 2 Clemson knocked Boston College quarterback...
Read More
Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush, center, tries to break the tackle of Florida State defensive end Brian Burns, right, as Florida State defensive lineman Robert Cooper (91) watches in the first half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind.,Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
November 10, 2018 - 11:10 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Wimbush threw three-first half touchdown passes, Dexter Williams ran for a career-high 202 yards and No. 3 Notre Dame took advantage of Florida State turnovers to rout Florida State 42-13 on a frosty Saturday night. With the temperature at 27 degrees — the third-...
Read More
Georgia wide receiver Terry Godwin gets past Auburn defenders for a 37-yard touchdown catch against Auburn during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Athens, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
November 10, 2018 - 10:29 pm
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — No. 5 Georgia struck for a pair of touchdowns late in the first half to take control and D'Andre Swift finished off Auburn with a 77-yard scoring run early in the fourth quarter to lead the Bulldogs to a 27-10 victory over their oldest rival Saturday night. Swift rushed for 186...
Read More
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray (1) hands off the ball to Oklahoma running back Kennedy Brooks (26) during a play against Oklahoma State in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Oklahoma won 48-47. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
November 10, 2018 - 9:28 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma escaped again. And in what the Sooners call "Championship November," nothing is more important. Kyler Murray passed for 349 yards and ran for 66 and No. 6 Oklahoma survived a late two-point conversion attempt to beat Oklahoma State 48-47 on Saturday. The Sooners...
Read More

Pages