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On College Football: What if the 12-team CFP was here?

Dec. 06, 2021 03:22 AM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — A fun thing to do this season has to been ponder how the College Football Playoff race would have played out if expansion to 12 teams had already happened. The CFP selection committee set the four-team field on Sunday,...

Historic playoff: Alabama-Cincinnati, Michigan-Georgia

Dec. 05, 2021 22:34 PM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — As college football's postseason evolved from disconnected bowls to the BCS to the current four-team playoff, it never truly embraced the underdog the way the NCAA basketball tournament does. From Tulane to Utah, Boise State to TCU and then UCF, the...

Lakhin carries Cincinnati over Bryant 73-58

Dec. 05, 2021 21:44 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — David DeJulius scored 16 points and Viktor Lakhin had 13 points and 11 rebounds to lift Cincinnati to a 73-58 win over Bryant on Sunday night. Mike Saunders Jr. added 14 points and Mika Adams-Woods had 10 points for Cincinnati (7-2). ...

Bengals' momentum screeches to halt in messy Chargers loss

Dec. 05, 2021 19:22 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Mixon's first fumble in a long time was a costly one — just one small slice of a rough day for the Cincinnati Bengals. Joe Burrow threw two interceptions, lost a fumble and was sacked six times during Cincinnati's 41-22 loss to Justin Herbert and...

Up-and-down Chargers hold off Bengals for 41-22 victory

Dec. 05, 2021 18:58 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers know how to bounce back after a tough stretch. They've been doing it all season long. Herbert passed for three touchdowns and Tevaughn Campbell returned a Joe Mixon fumble 61 yards for a...

Zoo wants gun activist who fought its ban to pay legal bills

Dec. 05, 2021 18:26 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — After successfully defending its weapons ban in court, the St. Louis Zoo is now trying to force the gun rights activist who challenged the ban to pay part of its $150,000 in legal bills. The zoo filed a request for its request for legal fees in August,...

Bearcats break through, No. 1 Alabama awaits in Cotton Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 18:03 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cincinnati is the first outsider to make the College Football Playoff. Alabama is the standard bearer. The two will meet in a semifinal game deep in the heart of Texas on New Year’s Eve in the Cotton Bowl. American...

The Latest: Notre Dame, Oklahoma St to clash in Fiesta Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 14:56 PM EST

The Latest from the College Football Playoff announcement and bowl selection day (all times Eastern): 2:50 p.m. No. 5 Notre Dame will face No. 9 Oklahoma State in the Fiesta Bowl in a matchup of two teams that just missed the College Football Playoff....

AP Top 25: Alabama reclaims No. 1; Georgia slips to No. 3

Dec. 05, 2021 11:30 AM EST

Alabama will head into the postseason the same way it started the regular season: No. 1 in the nation. The Crimson Tide reclaimed the top spot in The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday after beating previously top-ranked Georgia. ...

CFP Takeaways: Bearcats belong; Tide proves doubters wrong

Dec. 05, 2021 00:31 AM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cincinnati proved it belonged, Alabama showed it should never be doubted and Jim Harbaugh finally delivered Michigan fans the season they have been craving. The College Football Playoff picture easily fell into place Saturday as the Bearcats...