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Jeff Thomas says he's returning to Miami

Jan. 16, 2019 1:35 AM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Thomas says he's returning to the Miami Hurricanes. The speedy wide receiver, who was dismissed by the Hurricanes in November and was transferring to Illinois, said in an Instagram post on Tuesday night that he's going back to Miami. The Hurricanes had no immediate comment,...

QB Tate Martell says he is leaving Ohio State for Miami

Jan. 16, 2019 1:33 AM EST

Quarterback Tate Martell says he is transferring from Ohio State to Miami. Martell announced on Twitter early Wednesday: "I'm a Hurricane." Martell had entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal last week and was free to be approached by schools about a potential move. Martell, who will be a third-year...

Oklahoma adds Manning, Odom to defensive staff

Jan. 15, 2019 10:01 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma has hired Roy Manning as cornerbacks coach and Brian Odom as inside linebackers coach. The school announced the moves Tuesday. Manning was UCLA's outside linebackers and special teams coach this season when Oklahoma beat the Bruins 49-21. He was linebackers coach under new...

Ex-Utah State football player denies rape charges on stand

Jan. 15, 2019 7:35 PM EST

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah State University football player denied charges that he sexually assaulted six women while he was in college. Torrey Green testified Tuesday that he wished he had told women he dated in college he wasn't interested in long-term relationships, but he insisted he did not...

Nielsen's top programs for Jan. 7-13

Jan. 15, 2019 7:31 PM EST

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Jan. 7-13. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NFC Playoff: Dallas at LA Rams, Fox, 33.4 million. 2. College Football Playoff National Championship: Alabama at Clemson, ESPN, 24.7 million. 3. NFC Kickoff: Dallas at LA Rams, Fox, 24.1...

The Latest: Ex-USU player denies rape charges on stand

Jan. 15, 2019 6:34 PM EST

BRIGHAM CITY, Utah (AP) — The Latest on a former Utah State University football accused of rape (all times local): 4:15 p.m. A former Utah State University football player says he did not assault any of the six women he is charged with raping. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that Torrey Green took the stand...

NOT REAL NEWS: False quote attributed to Clemson QB

Jan. 15, 2019 5:36 PM EST

Posts circulating on social media Tuesday quoted Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence after the team's visit to the White House as saying: "President Trump got all our favorite foods. It was the best meal we ever had. Then we go and see the coastal elite media trashing it for not being organic vegan. We're...

Former SMU QB Ben Hicks to transfer to Arkansas

Jan. 15, 2019 1:15 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Former SMU quarterback Ben Hicks will play his final year at Arkansas. Hicks made the announcement on Twitter . He will reunite with Arkansas coach Chad Morris and coordinator Joe Craddock, who recruited him to SMU in 2015. Hicks is SMU's all-time leader with 9,081 yards and 71...

Former Notre Dame QB Wimbush transferring to Central Florida

Jan. 15, 2019 1:13 PM EST

Former Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush says he is transferring to Central Florida, where he will be eligible to play next season as a graduate transfer. Wimbush announced on social media Monday he would attend UCF next season. He started 16 games for the Fighting Irish over the last two seasons, including...

Washington State football coach hinting he may teach class

Jan. 15, 2019 12:34 PM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State football coach Mike Leach is hinting that he might teach a class this year. Leach this week shared what appears to be a course description on Twitter for a proposed class on guerrilla warfare and football strategy. Leach and former state Sen. Michael Baumgartner of...