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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...

Oklahoma hires Clemson's Brent Venables to replace Riley

Dec. 05, 2021 22:27 PM EST

Oklahoma hired Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables as its head coach to replace Lincoln Riley on Sunday night, bringing back a former Sooners assistant with a long track record of success. Venables will be introduced Monday morning on the campus in Norman, the...

Charleston Southern beats Tarleton 59-57

Dec. 05, 2021 22:21 PM EST

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — Cheikh Faye scored 16 points, Deontaye Buskey added 10 and Charleston Southern beat Tarleton 59-57 on Sunday night. Sadarius Bowser converted a three-point play with 1:20 left for a 58-57 lead and Sean Price added a free throw in the closing...

Ex-ACC foes Virginia Tech, Maryland meet in Pinstripe Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 22:21 PM EST

Maryland (6-6, Big Ten) vs. Virginia Tech (6-6, ACC), Dec. 29, 2:15 p.m. ET LOCATION: New York TOP PLAYERS Maryland: Quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa established school single season records with 308 completions and 3,595 yards...

Horne, Heath's 3 help Arizona State beat Oregon 69-67 in OT

Dec. 05, 2021 22:16 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — DJ Horne scored 23 points, Jay Heath hit a 3-pointer in the closing seconds of overtime and Arizona State beat Oregon 69-67 on Sunday night to snap a five-game skid. Heath made 4 of 6 from 3-point range and finished with 14 points and Kimani...

Alexander scores 23 to lift St. John's past Fordham 83-69

Dec. 05, 2021 22:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Posh Alexander had a career-high 23 points as St. John's topped Fordham 83-69 on Sunday night. Montez Mathis had 16 points for St. John's (6-2). Julian Champagnie added 16 points and 10 rebounds. Dylan Addae-Wusu had 11 points and 11 assists. ...

Ohio State opens Big Ten play with 76-64 win over Penn State

Dec. 05, 2021 22:03 PM EST

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Kyle Young scored 16 points, E.J. Liddell added 14 points and Ohio State beat Penn State 76-64 on Sunday night in a Big Ten opener for both teams. Ohio State made seven 3-pointers in the opening 10 minutes of the game. Six different Buckeyes...

Smith carries Chattanooga over Lipscomb 85-64

Dec. 05, 2021 22:00 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Malachi Smith scored 27 points as Chattanooga easily beat Lipscomb 85-64 on Sunday. David Jean-Baptiste added 24 points for the Mocs. Jean-Baptiste also had five steals. Silvio De Sousa had 11 points, seven rebounds and...

Air Force, Louisville to meet in First Responder Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 21:53 PM EST

Air Force (9-3, Mountain West) vs. Louisville (6-6. ACC), Dec. 28, 3:15 p.m. ET LOCATION: Dallas TOP PLAYERS Air Force: Brad Roberts, 1,279 yards and 13 touchdowns rushing. QB Haaziq Daniels, 932 yards passing and five touchdowns...

LSU, interim coach Davis to face Kansas St. in Texas Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 21:49 PM EST

Kansas State (7-5, Big 12) vs. LSU (6-6, SEC), Jan. 4, 9 p.m. ET LOCATION: Houston TOP PLAYERS Kansas State: RB Deuce Vaughn, 1,258 yards and 15 touchdowns rushing; 47 receptions for 471 yards and three touchdowns. ...