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LSU, Kelly agree to 10-year contract worth at least $95M

Nov. 30, 2021 11:11 AM EST

LSU formally announced the hiring of Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Tuesday and said they have agreed to a 10-year contract worth $95 million plus incentives. The hiring of Kelly — who has led Notre Dame for the past 12 seasons and eclipsed Knute Rockne for career...

Police: Man slapped 14-year-old boy in face during LSU game

Nov. 30, 2021 10:04 AM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A man was arrested for slapping a 14-year-old boy in the face during a football game at Louisiana State University, police say. Witnesses said the man struck the young fan in a Tiger Stadium suite Saturday during the game against Texas A&M,...

AP sources: Va. Tech finalizing deal with Penn State DC Pry

Nov. 30, 2021 10:00 AM EST

Virginia Tech is finalizing a deal to make Penn State defensive coordinator Brent Pry its next head coach, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The people spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Tuesday because details were still being...

LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

Nov. 30, 2021 07:29 AM EST

LSU is hiring Brian Kelly away from Notre Dame, a stunning move by one of the most accomplished coaches in college football jumping from the sport's most storied program to a Southeastern Conference powerhouse. The move was confirmed Monday night by a person familiar with...

Analysis: Misfortune follows Miller from Denver to Hollywood

Nov. 30, 2021 02:46 AM EST

After Von Miller left his Russian sable hat and the tears behind in Denver following his trade from the Broncos to the Los Angeles Rams, he cracked, “I went to bed 4-4 and woke up 7-1.” Talk about a Hollywood ending for the Super Bowl 50 MVP. He...

Fickell: No. 3 Cincinnati isn't looking past AAC title game

Nov. 30, 2021 02:43 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell won't get drawn into the debate over whether the Bearcats deserve inclusion in the College Football Playoff if they win the AAC title Saturday. “I haven’t answered those questions. Don’t know that I would, regardless...

Seahawks' Green makes history with blocked extra-point score

Nov. 30, 2021 01:14 AM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Rasheem Green broke through Washington's front to block an extra-point attempt, recovered the ball and rumbled all the way to the end zone. It was good for two Seattle Seahawks points and a little bit of NFL history. Green...

Washington beats Wilson, Seahawks 17-15 for 3rd win in a row

Nov. 30, 2021 00:50 AM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ron Rivera was left adrift without a kicker and felt like he had to go for it in every situation. The final roll of the dice by “Riverboat Ron” on fourth and goal opened the door for some heroics by Russell Wilson, but Kendall Fuller's...

ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 launch mental health initiative

Nov. 30, 2021 00:41 AM EST

The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten and Pac-12 launched an initiative Monday to raise awareness of the importance of mental health as part of their conference alliance announced earlier this year. Teammates for Mental Health will be unveiled this week during basketball...

AP source: LSU hiring Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly away from the Fighting Irish to lead the SEC program

Nov. 29, 2021 21:18 PM EST
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — AP source: LSU hiring Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly away from the Fighting Irish to lead the SEC program.