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Arizona State hires Oregon OC Dillingham, 32, as head coach

Nov. 27, 2022 16:44 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kenny Dillingham’s rapid rise through the coaching ranks took him from the Southwest through the South, into Florida and up to Oregon. His successes along the way pushed him to become the youngest head coach at a Power Five program, a 32-year-old tasked with...

Texas State fires coach Jake Spavital after 4 years, 13 wins

Nov. 27, 2022 15:32 PM EST

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Texas State coach Jake Spavital was fired Sunday after four seasons in which the Bobcats won just 13 games. Texas State finished its second consecutive 4-8 season on Saturday with a 41-13 loss at home to Louisiana-Lafayette. The Sun Belt...

Video shows Ducks' player throwing postgame punch after loss

Nov. 27, 2022 15:13 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's athletic administration said Sunday it is gathering information after video surfaced showing Ducks outside linebacker DJ Johnson striking a person in Oregon State gear on the field after Saturday's game at Reser Stadium. Johnson is seen punching the...

AP source: Arizona St on verge of hiring Dillingham as coach

Nov. 27, 2022 09:31 AM EST

Arizona State was finalizing a deal Saturday night to make Oregon offensive coordinator Kenny Dillingham the youngest head football coach in a Power Five conference. A person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press that the 32-year-old Phoenix native was on the...

Stanford coach David Shaw resigns after Cardinal finish 3-9

Nov. 27, 2022 04:43 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford coach David Shaw resigned Saturday night after finishing his 12th season at his alma mater with a 36-25 loss to BYU that dropped the Cardinal to 3-9. Shaw, 50, led Stanford to five double-digit win seasons, with three Pac-12 titles and Rose Bowl...

Shaw resigns as coach after Stanford's 35-26 loss to BYU

Nov. 27, 2022 04:29 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jaren Hall threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score before leaving with an ankle injury to lead BYU to a 35-26 victory over Stanford on Saturday night, and Cardinal coach David Shaw announced his resignation after the game. After arriving...

David Shaw resigns as Stanford football coach after 12 seasons following Cardinal's season-ending loss to BYU

Nov. 27, 2022 03:34 AM EST
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — David Shaw resigns as Stanford football coach after 12 seasons following Cardinal's season-ending loss to BYU.

Kiffin staying at Ole Miss; Auburn has interest in Freeze

Nov. 26, 2022 17:09 PM EST

Mississippi coach Lane Kiffin says he has informed school officials he will be staying at Ole Miss, putting an end to speculation that he was the leading candidate to fill the head coaching vacancy at Auburn. “Same as I said last week: I'm staying here and we have a lot of work...

Schools add amenities to make end-zone seats more attractive

Nov. 24, 2022 09:13 AM EST

Wisconsin season-ticket holder Kim Heiman had heard all the stories about the drawbacks of sitting in end zone seats. He realized the potential viewing obstructions that come from sitting behind a goal post. But when he saw Wisconsin’s plan to turn the south end zone into a premium...

Ohio State, Michigan get chance to add more lore to rivalry

Nov. 24, 2022 06:06 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The highly anticipated matchup between No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 Michigan with much at stake is almost here. The Buckeyes and Wolverines will play for the Big Ten East title and a spot in the conference championship game, where one of them will be big...