Late Ohio State coach Woody Hayes, former Wisconsin fullback Alan Ameche and former Iowa halfback Bob Jeter were announced Sunday as the finalists from the 1950s for the Rose Bowl Game All-Century Class.
It takes a truly special year by a freshman to deserve the kind of Heisman respect that leads to an invite to New York. Fortunately for Florida State, freshman quarterback Jameis Winston is having just that kind of season so far.
Forward Wanaah Bail has been granted full eligibility by the NCAA to play the upcoming basketball season for UCLA after the freshman’s waiver was approved.
If Notre Dame beats Southern California on Saturday, the Fighting Irish will accomplish two feats for the first time since Bob Davie was coach.
This weekend, college football will shift its attention to the ACC. Playing in the shadows of the SEC the last few years, the ACC will offer this week’s game of the week when Clemson hosts Florida State.
The barrel-chested coach with the Louisiana accent that sometimes borders on indecipherable might seem an unlikely fit in Hollywood.
Apparently even people who don’t work for Southern California are trying to hire the Trojans’ next football coach.
Teddy Bridgewater may be one of the best quarterbacks in the nation, but his best bet to become Louisville’s first Heisman Trophy winner in school history will come from putting up huge numbers and seeing other candidates take a stumble.
Army, Navy and Air Force might be forced to skip their football games next weekend because of the partial government shutdown.
The NCAA Friday turned down the University of Southern California’s request to have sanctions reduced against the school’s football program, ESPN.com reported.
Southern California athletic director Pat Haden says he has spoken with NCAA President Mark Emmert about the possibility of providing some relief from the sanctions that have been weighing down the program since 2010.
Marcus Mariota has become one of the emerging top contenders for the Heisman Trophy. The hype is warranted, as NFL fans hoping for a new franchise quarterback are also checking out Mariota as a potential draft pick.
While UCLA and Utah will have a weekend off before playing Oct. 3 in Salt Lake City, the conference’s 10 other teams will face each other, including five playing their first Pac-12 games of the season.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd passed for 270 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for two more in a season-opening victory over Georgia, confirming Boyd as one of the top Heisman contenders this season.
Coach Jim Mora could tell his UCLA Bruins were trying too hard in the opening minutes of their first game since receiver Nick Pasquale’s death. Every play was weighted with excessive importance in their minds while they fell behind 21-3 at Nebraska.