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Hagans scores 21, leads No. 8 Kentucky past Georgia Tech

Dec. 14, 2019 8:51 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Ashton Hagans has elevated his game, and Kentucky coach John Calipari has noticed the transformation in his point guard. “He knows what to expect and he has no anxiety about what he is doing and knows coming into the game,” Calipari said. “He knows game planning...

Arizona State hires Boise State's Hill as OC

Dec. 14, 2019 4:47 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State has hired Boise State's Zak Hill as its new offensive coordinator. The school announced Saturday that Hill will join Herm Edwards' staff after spending four years as the Broncos' offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Arizona State also promoted former player Derek...

Boston College hires Ohio St assistant Jeff Hafley as coach

Dec. 14, 2019 1:17 PM EST

The tweet from Boston College athletic director Martin Jarmond showed a puff of white smoke rising from the school's Gothic bell tower, Gasson Hall. The Eagles have a new football coach. Borrowing from a papal tradition, the Jesuit school ended its search to replace Steve Addazio and made it official on Saturday...

Murray State hires Kentucky assistant Hood as head coach

Dec. 13, 2019 7:24 PM EST

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Murray State has hired Kentucky special teams coordinator and defensive backs coach Dean Hood as head football coach. Hood returns to the Ohio Valley Conference, where he went 44-19 with two conference titles and three FCS playoff berths from 2008-15 at Eastern Kentucky. He had spent the...

Memphis hires interim Ryan Silverfield as Tigers' new coach

Dec. 13, 2019 5:34 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis has hired Ryan Silverfield as the Tigers' new coach, removing the interim tag given to him Sunday when Mike Norvell left for Florida State. Athletic director Laird Veatch announced the hiring Friday, saying Memphis met with candidates from all over the country. Veatch said...

Plenty of QBs with a pedigree should be available in 2020

Dec. 13, 2019 10:36 AM EST

Several quarterbacks with impressive resumes could be looking for new teams in 2020 after disappointing performances this season. The list of QBs who could be available includes guys with MVP trophies on their mantels, former No. 1 draft picks and longtime starters. Eli Manning is the most accomplished of the...

Sharks seek new voice after firing coach Peter DeBoer

Dec. 13, 2019 2:46 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Flying back home from a winless road trip, general manager Doug Wilson could feel the same lack of energy and excitement that had plagued the San Jose Sharks on the ice too often this season. So soon after the team landed, Wilson decided to do something he hadn't done in more than...

Rangers spoil Boughner's debut with 6-3 win over Sharks

Dec. 13, 2019 2:15 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Bob Boughner's debut as interim coach of the San Jose Sharks appeared to be heading in a good direction until Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin took over in the third period. Zibanejad scored the tying and go-ahead goals in less than five minutes, Panarin added two insurance goals...

Addazio eager to lead Colorado State after being fired at BC

Dec. 12, 2019 9:07 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Steve Addazio got a little lost inside his new facility. The Colorado State football coach wandered from room to room, before taking a moment to gaze out a window at the mountains in the distance. Back at the summit, now that's where he envisions the Rams. It's been a whirlwind...

Argonauts fire coach Corey Chamblin, hire Ryan Dinwiddie

Dec. 12, 2019 7:33 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Argonauts fired head coach Corey Chamblin after one season Thursday and hired former Boise State quarterback Ryan Dinwiddie as his replacement. The Argonauts finished fourth in the East Division at 4-14 and missed the Canadian Football League playoffs. The 39-year-old Dinwiddie...