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Washington hires Fresno State's Kalen DeBoer as head coach

Nov. 29, 2021 18:53 PM EST

Washington hired Fresno State’s Kalen DeBoer on Monday to lead the Huskies, handing a program that has struggled offensively to a coach with a track record of productive and creative offenses. The 47-year-old DeBoer met with Washington officials in Fresno, California,...

Haener throws 4 TDs, Fresno State beats San Jose St. 40-9

Nov. 25, 2021 19:41 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 343 yards with four touchdowns and Fresno State defeated San Jose State 40-9 on Thursday, winning its fourth Mountain West Conference Thanksgiving Day game. Fresno State (9-3, 6-2) ended the first half with back-to-back...

Haener's 3 TDs, rugged defense lead Fresno State victory

Nov. 13, 2021 23:00 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns and the Fresno State defense shut down New Mexico in a 34-7 victory on Saturday night. Haener completed 24 of 31 passes. Jordan Mims caught four passes for 103 yards with a touchdown. ...

AP Top 25: Cincinnati holds on to No. 2 as Tide closes in

Nov. 07, 2021 20:56 PM EST

Cincinnati held on to the No. 2 ranking by just four points over No. 3 Alabama in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, and Oregon slipped past Ohio State to move up to No. 5. Georgia is a unanimous No. 1 for the fifth straight week in the Top 25 presented by...

Boise State dominates in 40-14 win at No. 25 Fresno State

Nov. 06, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Hank Bachmeier passed for 283 yards and a touchdown and Boise State had five sacks and forced three turnovers to mute No. 25 Fresno State’s high-scoring offense in a 40-14 victory Saturday night. Boise State (5-4, 3-2) dominated in the rematch of...

Fresno State returns to the Top 25, faces Boise State

Nov. 04, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

Boise State (4-4, 2-2 MWC) at No. 25 Fresno State (7-2, 4-1, No. 23 CFP) , Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (CBSSN). Line: Fresno State by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Boise State leads 15-7. WHAT’S AT STAKE?...

No. 25 Fresno State preparing for showdown with Boise State

Nov. 04, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kalen DeBoer doesn’t think he’ll have much trouble keeping his team’s focus off being newly ranked this week. The No. 25 Bulldogs face long-time rival Boise State on Saturday for the first time since 2018, when the two teams met for the...

College Picks: Upset alerts for Michigan State, Oregon

Nov. 03, 2021 13:43 PM EDT

Michigan State might be fortunate not to be ranked No. 2. Coming off a big win against Michigan, the fifth-ranked Spartans are heading to Purdue, a program with a long history of being one of the college football's most prolific giant killers. Earlier...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: CFP preview unlikely for Cincinnati

Nov. 01, 2021 10:51 AM EDT

Never in the seven-year history of the College Football Playoff has the selection committee's first top four teams exactly matched that of the AP Top 25 that directly preceded it. The latest Associated Press college football poll presented by Regions Bank makes it highly...

Fresno State hands No. 21 San Diego State 1st loss, 30-20

Oct. 31, 2021 03:24 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State once again came into Southern California and knocked off a ranked opponent. Jake Haener passed for 306 yards and a touchdown, Jordan Mims rushed for a career-high 186 yards and two scores, and the Bulldogs handed No. 21 San Diego State...