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TCU's Garrett Riley is Broyles Award winner as top assistant

Dec. 06, 2022 16:38 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — TCU offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Garrett Riley is the winner of the Broyles Award as the top assistant coach in the nation, the Frank and Barbara Broyles Foundation announced Tuesday. Riley coached Heisman Trophy finalist Max Duggan and...

AP Source: Kent State's Lewis joining Sanders at Colorado

Dec. 05, 2022 21:44 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State's Sean Lewis is leaving the school after five seasons to become new Colorado coach Deion Sanders' offensive coordinator, a person familiar with the hiring told The Associated Press on Monday night. Lewis will be the first prominent hire by Sanders,...

Bennett, Duggan, Stroud, Williams are Heisman finalists

Dec. 05, 2022 21:04 PM EST

Quarterbacks Stetson Bennett of Georgia, Max Duggan of TCU, C.J. Stroud of Ohio State and Caleb Williams of Southern California were announced as finalists for the Heisman Trophy on Monday night. The award given to the outstanding player in college football, determined by a vote of...

Washington QB Michael Penix Jr. returning for 2023 season

Dec. 04, 2022 22:37 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr. said Sunday he will return to the school for his sixth and final season of eligibility in 2023. Penix announced his decision on social media and it was a surprising one at that. Penix was the national leader in passing this...

USC QB Caleb Williams has 'significant' hamstring injury

Dec. 04, 2022 21:26 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The status of Southern California quarterback Caleb Williams for the Cotton Bowl is uncertain because of what his coach described Sunday as a “significant" hamstring injury for the likely Heisman Trophy finalist. Williams got hurt on a run in the first...

Southern Cal, Riley headed to Cotton Bowl to play Tulane

Dec. 04, 2022 20:47 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — After missing its chance to get into the College Football Playoff, Southern California is going to the Cotton Bowl to play the highest-ranked Group of Five team in a stadium where coach Lincoln Riley won a few championships before taking over the Trojans. ...

Coach Prime delivers pizzazz to college football's wasteland

Dec. 04, 2022 20:05 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Part politician, part preacher and part pitchman, Deion Sanders fired up a crowd of alumni, boosters, former players and other VIPs celebrating his hire as Colorado's coach on Sunday. He spewed motivational sayings that he promised will soon adorn the walls...

Wyoming, Ohio put postseason streaks on line in Arizona Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 19:57 PM EST

Wyoming (7-5, Mountain West) vs. Ohio (9-4, MAC) Dec. 30, 4:30 p.m. ET, Barstool LOCATION: Tucson, Arizona. TOP PLAYERS Wyoming: QB Andrew Peasley 1,388 yards, nine touchdowns, eight interceptions; RB Titus Swen 1,039 yards, eight touchdowns. ...

It's SEC vs. Pac-12 with Beavers, Gators in Las Vegas Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 19:31 PM EST

Florida (6-6, Southeastern) vs. Oregon State (9-3, Pac-12), Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Las Vegas TOP PLAYERS Florida: QB Anthony Richardson, 2,549 yards passing, 17 TD passes. Oregon State: WR Tre'Shaun Harrison, 52 catches, 604...

No. 18 UCLA, Pitt meet again after 50 years in the Sun Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 19:07 PM EST

No. 18 UCLA (9-3, Pac-12; No. 18 CFP) vs. Pittsburgh (8-4, ACC), Dec. 30, 2 p.m. ET. LOCATION: El Paso, Texas. TOP PLAYERS UCLA: QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson, 2,883 yards, 25 touchdowns passing, 631 yards, 11 touchdowns rushing. ...