Latest Mario Cristobal News

ACC commissioner says CFP expansion should be put on hold

Jan. 14, 2022 15:19 PM EST

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner Jim Phillips took the strongest public stance yet against expanding the College Football Playoff by the 2024 season, saying a new postseason format should not be a priority with so much uncertainty throughout college sports. “To the ACC, we...

Fresh off UGA title, Lanning hits ground running at Oregon

Jan. 14, 2022 02:07 AM EST

Dan Lanning was all-in as Oregon's new head coach the moment he stepped off the field from celebrating Georgia's national championship. Lanning was hired by the Ducks last month, but first he finished out his run as defensive coordinator for the Bulldogs, who on Monday beat Alabama...

Brooks' 3 TDs push Oklahoma past Oregon 47-32 in Alamo Bowl

Dec. 30, 2021 02:32 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Bob Stoops and Oklahoma were winners together again, just like old times. Kennedy Brooks ran for 142 yards and three touchdowns, Caleb Williams passed for three more scores and the 14th-ranked Sooners rode a dominant first half to a 47-32 win over No. 15 Oregon...

Oklahoma and Oregon meet in Alamo Bowl with interim coaches

Dec. 28, 2021 16:53 PM EST

Alamo Bowl: No. 14 Oklahoma (10-2) vs. No. 15 Oregon (10-3), Dec. 29, 9:15 Eastern ( ESPN). Line: Oklahoma by 7, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Oklahoma leads 6-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE The Sooners and Ducks both want to make...

NIL was factor on signing day; how big of one up for debate

Dec. 21, 2021 02:06 AM EST

The three-day signing period last week put name, image and likeness in the spotlight, especially with No. 1 national recruit Travis Hunter de-committing from Florida State to sign with second-tier Jackson State. Neither Hunter nor other top recruits said whether NIL compensation had...

Dan Lanning says Oregon will methodically build title teams

Dec. 13, 2021 18:55 PM EST

New Oregon coach Dan Lanning promises to bring a workmanlike mentality with him to Eugene. “We will be relentless in our pursuit of excellence and we will be built on what we do, not what we say,” Lanning said. “Our fans and our alumni deserve a locker room that’s full of...

Oregon hires Georgia DC Dan Lanning as head coach

Dec. 11, 2021 20:07 PM EST

Oregon hired Georgia defensive coordinator Dan Lanning as head coach Saturday, completing a search for Mario Cristobal's replacement that took less than a week. Cristobal was hired away from Oregon by Miami on Monday. Five days later, the Ducks landed on the 35-year-old Lanning, who...

Miami completes busy week, hiring Clemson's Radakovich as AD

Dec. 09, 2021 12:04 PM EST

Miami completed a busy week of transition Thursday, announcing the hiring of Dan Radakovich as athletic director. Radakovich comes from Clemson, where he spent the last nine years overseeing the Tigers' rise to football superpower under coach Dabo Swinney. The...

Tumultuous season ends with Oregon seeking new head coach

Dec. 07, 2021 01:44 AM EST

Just three days after losing the Pac-12 championship and their chance to salvage an up-and-down season with a Rose Bowl berth, the Oregon Ducks are looking for a new coach. Mario Cristobal became the head coach at Miami on Monday, returning to his alma mater, and Oregon athletic...

Oregon DE Kayvon Thibodeaux announces he's going pro

Dec. 07, 2021 01:36 AM EST

Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux made it official on Monday night and announced that he would not return to the Ducks for his senior year. Thibodeaux is expected to be one of the top picks in the upcoming NFL draft, and the move to go pro was widely anticipated. He announced...