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Eric Beiniemy expected to join UCLA as associate head coach, offensive coordinator, AP sources say

Feb. 24, 2024 20:38 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eric Bieniemy is on the verge of returning home for his next job. The former Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Commanders offensive coordinator is expected to become UCLA's associate head coach and offensive coordinator, two people familiar with the situation...

Georgia State names former longtime Georgia assistant Dell McGee as coach

Feb. 23, 2024 22:51 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dell McGee, who spent eight years as an assistant at Georgia, was named Georgia State's coach on Friday night. McGee, a Georgia native, replaces Shawn Elliott, who made a surprise decision on Feb. 15 to leave Georgia State and accept a position as assistant coach at...

Wofford names UNC Charlotte's Scott Kull as its new athletic director

Feb. 23, 2024 15:48 PM EST

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Wofford has named University of North Carolina at Charlotte athletic administrator Scott Kull as its new athletic director. The school announced the hire Friday. Kull will start April 1. Kull is the deputy athletic director for external...

SEC's Sankey visits, talks with trustees, leaders at South Carolina on changing sports landscape

Feb. 23, 2024 12:29 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey told University of South Carolina trustees the league's union with the Big Ten Conference was created to provide leadership for a challenging landscape in college athletics. It is not, he said, a breakaway...

EA Sports College Football 25 to block gamers from manually adding players who reject NIL opt-in

Feb. 22, 2024 19:43 PM EST

Gamers will be blocked from manually adding players to EA Sports’ new college football game who decide not to accept an offer to have their name, image and likeness used in it, the video-game developer said Thursday. EA Sports revealed the safeguard in its announcement that it has...

Texas regents approve Sarkisian contract extension and raise to more than $10 million

Feb. 22, 2024 17:35 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Steve Sarkisian is college football's latest $10 million man. The University of Texas System Board of Regents on Thursday approved a raise and contract extension for the Longhorns coach that boosts his guaranteed salary to $10.3 million this year and signs him...

Jake Waters is promoted from quality control staffer to running backs coach at Iowa State

Feb. 22, 2024 12:37 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Jake Waters has been promoted to Iowa State running backs coach after working as a senior offensive quality control staff member the past three years, Cyclones coach Matt Campbell announced Thursday. Waters, an ISU graduate assistant in 2017, coached tight ends,...

With 12-team playoff set, CFP already discussing possibly more teams for 2026 and beyond

Feb. 21, 2024 19:56 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Now that the yearslong process to finalize how the 12 teams for the expanded College Football Playoff will be selected for the next two seasons is complete, there are already discussions about maybe adding more teams for 2026 and beyond. The CFP management committee...

Alabama replacing football radio play-by-play man Eli Gold with Chris Stewart

Feb. 21, 2024 18:36 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama is replacing longtime football radio announcer Eli Gold. The school announced Wednesday that Chris Stewart will replace Gold, 70, starting with the spring football game. Gold has been the voice of Alabama football for 35 years, calling seven national...

Dartmouth College to honor memory of football coach Teevens with celebration, athletic complex name

Feb. 21, 2024 16:38 PM EST

Dartmouth College will honor the memory of its winningest football coach by adding his name to its athletic complex next fall. Buddy Teevens, known nationally for his efforts to make football safer, died in September of injuries he had sustained in a bicycle accident six months...