College football

Will Burchfield
October 27, 2019 - 2:57 am
Michigan was never going to get redemption for its losses to Wisconsin and Penn State. The first was too demoralizing, the second was too damaging. Those defeats are on the record, and the record can't be altered. But vindication? Proof that this team is better than it's shown through the first two...
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Protesters march from Peavey Park to US Bank Stadium to protest the use of "Redskins" in the name of the Washington NFL football team, and the names of some other pro sports teams, before Washington's game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, in Minneapolis. (Richard Tsong-Taatrarii/Star Tribune via AP)
October 24, 2019 - 7:41 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of protesters chanting "We are not your mascot" have marched in Minneapolis against the Washington Redskins team name. Demonstrators rallied Thursday ahead of the Minnesota Vikings' game against Washington. The protesters called the team's name racist and degrading to...
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LSU quarterback Joe Burrow (9) passes for a first down against Mississippi State during the first half of their NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. In addition to LSU winning 36-13, Burrow threw four touchdowns to break the LSU season record with 29. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
October 23, 2019 - 1:20 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference produces more NFL talent than any other league. It's not even close. The football powerhouse had a record 64 players drafted in 2019, and dozens more made rosters and practice squads as undrafted rookies. The SEC currently has about 350 players...
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October 19, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Oct 19, 2019 3:48PM By GARY B. GRAVES AP Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence overcame two early interceptions to throw three touchdown passes, Travis Etienne rushed for 192 yards and a score and No. 3 Clemson routed Louisville 45-10 on Saturday for its 22nd consecutive victory...
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October 18, 2019 - 8:35 pm
The Heisman Trophy won by Ricky Wiliams in 1998 at Texas was sold at auction for $504,000, setting a record for college football's most recognizable award. The winning bid for the trophy in Heritage Auctions' Fall Sports Memorabilia Collectibles offerings exceeded the previous auction record for a...
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Penn State defensive tackle Robert Windsor, center, celebrates a sack with safety Garrett Taylor, left, and defensive tackle Antonio Shelton, right, during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Iowa, Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)
October 18, 2019 - 2:37 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Sean Clifford looks forward to watching himself on tape more and more each week. It is one of the perks of being Penn State's starting quarterback. It is also part of the burden. "I think each week you've got to find something to critique yourself about," Clifford said...
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LSU head coach Ed Orgeron congratulates quarterback Joe Burrow (9) after he scored a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Utah State in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 16, 2019 - 6:01 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 LSU are in the process of turning long-held perceptions of the Southeastern Conference upside down. They are the highest-scoring teams in the nation at the midway point of this college football season. That should shatter any lingering notions that...
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October 12, 2019 - 9:56 pm
Oct 12, 2019 9:09PM By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson had a dominant answer for those doubting whether the defending national champions could live up to the hype. Trevor Lawrence threw three touchdown passes, two to Justyn Ross, as Clemson pounded Florida State...
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John Healy
October 12, 2019 - 1:49 pm
The head football coach of Pierce College, a community college in Los Angeles, promised housing to new recruits, but it was not quite what the recruits imagined. Football coach Carlos Woods reportedly forced 30 players to live in a three-bedroom apartment and four additional students in the team’s...
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John Healy
October 11, 2019 - 1:02 pm
It’s mid-October of the college football season, which means conference play is in full swing and teams knocking on the College Football Playoff door are either susceptible to an upset, or ready to distinguish themselves among the elite. This week sets up several intriguing matchups, including four...
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