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Alcohol banned at beach to discourage Georgia-Florida party

Sep. 20, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Officials are banning alcohol at a Georgia beach for the weekend of the Georgia-Florida football matchup, hoping to discourage big crowds amid a high rate of coronavirus infections. Commissioners in Glynn County voted 6-to-1 to prohibit...

Commissioners to share feedback on CFP expansion proposal

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

The College Football Playoff management committee is scheduled to meet Wednesday to discuss the feedback members have received from campuses since a 12-team expansion plan was unveiled in June. After the 10 major college football conference commissioners and Notre Dame's...

Washington St QB situation unsettled heading into Utah game

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

Washington State's quarterback situation remains unsettled as the Cougars prepare to play at Utah on Saturday. Starter Jayden de Laura helped the Cougars take a 14-0 lead over Southern California on Saturday but he was injured late in the first half. He played very little...

Toughness first: Pittman has Arkansas back in spotlight

Sep. 20, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Sam Pittman has made the long run from the north end zone of Donald W. Reynolds Stadium through the traditional Arkansas ‘A’ a few times. The second-year Razorbacks coach was an assistant coach from 2013-15 under Bret Bielema. He also grew...

Dawgs linebacker wants more havoc from No. 2 Georgia defense

Sep. 20, 2021 18:21 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Adam Anderson believes No. 2 Georgia's defense hasn't come close to realizing its potential. Anderson said the Bulldogs can generate much more havoc. “We can get so much better,” Anderson said Monday before Georgia (3-0, 1-0...

Mullen: QB Richardson to 'do a little bit more at practice'

Sep. 20, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida quarterback Anthony Richardson will “probably do a little bit more at practice” this week before the 11th-ranked Gators host Tennessee, coach Dan Mullen said Monday. Richardson was held out of Saturday’s 31-29 loss to Alabama as a...

Stingy Wisconsin defense readies for Coan, Fighting Irish

Sep. 20, 2021 15:46 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin ranks second in the nation in total defense. The Badgers believe they still have plenty of room to improve on that side of the ball. The next step is getting the ball back by producing turnovers rather than forcing punts. ...

No. 9 Clemson's offensive attack struggles to find end zone

Sep. 20, 2021 15:25 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — No. 9 Clemson can't find the end zone, something that had come so easily for the Tigers the past few seasons. Clemson (2-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) was among top five in points scored from 2018-20, averaging almost 44 points a game. That's...

Boilermakers top receiver enters concussion protocol

Sep. 20, 2021 15:18 PM EDT

Purdue receiver David Bell used his Twitter account to tell fans he was all right after Saturday's scary scene at No. 12 Notre Dame. It's still unclear when the Boilermakers could get their biggest playmaker back on the field. Coach Jeff Brohm...

Knee injury sidelines Nebraska RB Gabe Ervin indefinitely

Sep. 20, 2021 15:09 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska running back Gabe Ervin Jr. is out indefinitely, and possibly for the season, with a knee injury he sustained in the loss at Oklahoma. Coach Scott Frost said Monday that Ervin has an injury to his right patellar tendon, which runs from the...