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Clemson, Tennessee will meet in a very orange Orange Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 14:54 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Orange Bowl will be the most aptly named bowl of all this year. Clemson and Tennessee — two schools with orange as their predominant uniform color — are headed to the Orange Bowl on Dec. 30. Clemson earned its spot by winning the Atlantic Coast...

Alex Golesh set to take over as South Florida coach

Dec. 04, 2022 12:58 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — South Florida hired Tennessee offensive coordinator Alex Golesh as its new head football coach on Sunday. Golesh, who came to Tennessee with head coach Josh Heupel in 2021 after the two were at Central Florida in 2019, takes over a USF program that went 1-11 this...

POLL ALERT: Georgia, Michigan, TCU and Ohio State top the final AP Top 25 of the regular season; Alabama, Tennessee next

Dec. 04, 2022 11:34 AM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Georgia, Michigan, TCU and Ohio State top the final AP Top 25 of the regular season; Alabama, Tennessee next.

TCU's loss gets Tide a last look, but Frogs should make CFP

Dec. 04, 2022 10:03 AM EST

Alabama is going to get one last look from the College Football Playoff selection committee. Whether the Crimson Tide deserves it is debatable, at best, but after both TCU (12-1) and Southern California (11-2) lost the committee has to at least talk about making Alabama (10-2) the...

AP source: USF hiring to Tennessee OC Golesh as head coach

Dec. 03, 2022 22:24 PM EST

South Florida is hiring Tennessee offensive coordinator Alex Golesh to be its head football coach, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because a deal with the 38-year-old Golesh was still being...

Williams helps Memphis beat Ole Miss 68-57

Dec. 03, 2022 22:10 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — DeAndre Williams had 17 points, 14 rebounds, seven assists and three blocks to help Memphis beat Mississippi 68-57 Saturday night for the Tigers' fourth win in a row. Alex Lomax and Kendric Davis scored 14 points apiece for Memphis (6-2). ...

Durugordon has 24, Austin Peay beats Tennessee State 77-61

Dec. 03, 2022 19:25 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sean Durugordon's 24 points helped Austin Peay defeat Tennessee State 77-61 on Saturday night. Durugordon also had six rebounds for the Governors (4-5). Elijah Hutchins-Everett added 19 points while shooting 4 for 9 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 10 of...

Potter scores 27, leads Jacksonville State over ETSU 63-61

Dec. 03, 2022 19:03 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Skyelar Potter's 27 points helped Jacksonville State defeat East Tennessee State 63-61 on Saturday night. Potter added six rebounds for the Gamecocks (4-4). Travis Roberts shot 6 for 10, including 3 for 7 from beyond the arc to add 15 points. Amanze...

Weston's 12 lead Middle Tennessee over Maryville (TN) 69-46

Dec. 03, 2022 17:23 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Camryn Weston scored 12 points as Middle Tennessee beat Maryville (TN) 69-46 on Saturday. Weston also added eight rebounds, five assists, and five steals for the Blue Raiders (6-3). Eli Lawrence scored 10 points and Tyler Millin had eight. ...

Harris' 32 lead Butler over Tennessee Tech 80-66

Dec. 03, 2022 16:54 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chuck Harris' 32 points led Butler over Tennessee Tech 80-66 on Saturday. Harris also added five rebounds for the Bulldogs (6-3). Manny Bates scored 17 points while shooting 6 of 14 from the field and 5 for 7 from the line, and added five rebounds and three...