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Penn State defense overwhelmed by Ole Miss tempo and 'too many moving parts' in Peach Bowl loss

Dec. 30, 2023 18:23 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The much-anticipated showdown between Mississippi's up-tempo offense and Penn State's proud defense lived up to the hype — but only for one half. Ultimately, the Ole Miss pace was too much for the Nittany Lions. The No. 11 Rebels led only 20-17 at...

New Indiana coach Curt Cignetti says 'no reason' he can't replicate his JMU success

Dec. 01, 2023 18:50 PM EST

The coach who led a stunningly successful move by James Madison to the highest level of college football has big goals for his new job at Indiana. Curt Cignetti expects the Hoosiers to make a bold statement in the expanding Big Ten, and he says they can do that by eliminating...

Indiana Hoosiers agree to deal with Curt Cignetti as new football coach

Nov. 30, 2023 15:04 PM EST

Curt Cignetti learned the coaching profession from his College Football Hall of Fame father. Now, like his father, he's about to get his chance on the big stage. The Indiana Hoosiers have hired Curt Cignetti as their new coach, school officials announced Thursday....

QB Hudson Card pulls the ace as Boilermakers rally past Hoosiers 35-31 for Old Oaken Bucket

Nov. 25, 2023 17:08 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue quarterback Hudson Card dealt with the rib soreness each time he contorted his body Saturday. He made sure rival Indiana felt his pain in a different way. Card threw three touchdown passes, matching his career high, and scored on a...