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Ex-Florida St QB Chubba Purdy announces transfer to Nebraska

Jan. 17, 2022 17:36 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Florida State quarterback Chubba Purdy announced his decision to transfer to Nebraska on Monday. Purdy is the second quarterback headed to Nebraska through the transfer portal. Casey Thompson announced his move from Texas on Jan. 7. Purdy...

Top recruit spurns Florida St to play for Prime, Jackson St

Dec. 15, 2021 19:42 PM EST

The No. 1 high school football recruit in the country pulled a signing day shocker Wednesday, deciding to attend Jackson State and play for coach Deion Sanders after being verbally committed to Florida State for months. Travis Hunter, a cornerback from Suwanee, Georgia, made the...

Louisville athletic director Tyra resigns after 4 years

Dec. 09, 2021 15:58 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Vince Tyra has resigned as Louisville’s athletic director, ending a challenging four-year tenure in which he shepherded the Cardinals’ men’s basketball program through several NCAA investigations in between hiring head coaches for that sport and football. ...

Hutchinson leads Mayo Clinic Comeback Player semifinalists

Dec. 09, 2021 10:43 AM EST

Michigan pass rusher Aidan Hutchinson, Notre Dame quarterback Jack Coan and Baylor linebacker Terrel Bernard were among nine college football players selected as semifinalists for the Mayo Clinic Comeback Player of the Year award. The other semifinalists announced Thursday were West...

Pickett, No. 13 Pitt headline AP All-ACC honors for 2021

Dec. 06, 2021 11:42 AM EST

Newly crowned Atlantic Coast Conference champion Pittsburgh headlines The Associated Press All-ACC teams and individual awards for the 2021 season. The 13th-ranked Panthers had a league-best seven selections in results released Monday after voting by 14 sports writers who cover the...

Wake Forest's Clawson, Pitt's Pickett earn ACC top honors

Dec. 02, 2021 11:52 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference has named Wake Forest's Dave Clawson as its coach of the year and Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett as its player of the year. The league released its individual awards this week. Pickett was also named offensive...

Florida tops rival FSU 24-21 for 3rd straight in series

Nov. 27, 2021 18:01 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Zach Carter made his way to one corner of the Swamp and found himself celebrating alongside the Florida band. His next move? Directing, of course. “I stayed on beat!" said Carter, one of 27 seniors playing their final game...

For Wake Forest, ACC title game spot is on the line at BC

Nov. 26, 2021 14:58 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — There’s no more need for Wake Forest to wonder about the possible championship scenarios. And no more safety net. Win, and the Demon Deacons will play in the Atlantic Coast Conference title game against Pittsburgh. Lose...

Bowl game, bragging rights at stake for rivals FSU, Florida

Nov. 26, 2021 09:47 AM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Running back Malik Davis, one of a dozen Florida players dealing with a second coaching change in their college careers, got a chance to address teammates earlier this week. His message was simple and succinct. “Even...

Week 13: Rivalries, championship hopes, CFP implications

Nov. 24, 2021 13:18 PM EST

No rivalry has produced more big games than Michigan-Ohio State. The Wolverines and Buckeyes get together Saturday for their annual Big Ten grudge match and it will the 24th time both are ranked in the top 10 of the AP poll at kickoff. That's seven...