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LSU adds 8 football transfers, including 2 Arkansas starters

Jan. 21, 2022 11:37 AM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — New LSU coach Brian Kelly has completed the addition of eight transfer players to the Tigers' 2022 roster including defensive backs Greg Brooks and Joe Foucha, who both started at Arkansas. The transfers also include two starters from Louisiana-Lafayette's...

CFP championship: Matchups that will decide 'Bama-Georgia II

Jan. 04, 2022 17:21 PM EST

The last time No. 1 Alabama and No. 3 Georgia played, things could not have gone much better for the Crimson Tide. Alabama dropped 41 points on the Bulldogs, more than double the next-highest total they have allowed this season, in the Southeastern Conference title game on Dec. 4....

Jefferson leads No. 22 Arkansas over Penn State 24-10

Jan. 01, 2022 17:14 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Arkansas football is on the rise. KJ Jefferson picked up 104 of his 110 rushing yards in the second half and threw for 90 more to lead No. 22 Arkansas past Penn State 24-10 in the Outback Bowl on Saturday. Raheim Sanders had 79 yards and two touchdowns on 13...

No. 22 Arkansas, Penn State excited about Outback matchup

Dec. 31, 2021 13:43 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Coaches James Franklin and Sam Pittman are concentrating on the players who actually will be on the field for Penn State and No. 22 Arkansas in the Outback Bowl on New Year’s Day. That's no disrespect to the talented collection of players who opted to prepare...

Arkansas, Penn State play for 1st time in Outback Bowl

Dec. 31, 2021 10:28 AM EST

Outback Bowl: Penn State (7-5) against No. 22 Arkansas (8-4), Jan. 1, 12 p.m. Eastern (ESPN2). Line: Arkansas by 1 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Arkansas is coming off four...

Shepherd's Tyson Bagent named top player in Division II

Dec. 17, 2021 18:14 PM EST

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Shepherd quarterback Tyson Bagent on Friday was named the winner of the Harlon Hill Trophy, given to the top player in Division II. Bagent completed 391 of 579 passes (64%) for 5,000 yards and 53 touchdowns in leading Shepherd to a 13-2 record. The Rams...

Diaz excited to return to defensive roots at Penn State

Dec. 17, 2021 17:41 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Manny Diaz isn’t happy with how his tenure at Miami ended, but the former Hurricanes head coach admits the timing worked out just fine. Fired on Dec. 6 after going 21-15 in three years with Miami, Diaz is already three practices into his new gig as Penn...

No. 22 Arkansas, Penn State matched for Outback Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 21:14 PM EST

No. 22 Arkansas (8-4, SEC) vs. Penn State (7-5, Big Ten), Jan. 1, Noon ET LOCATION: Tampa, Florida. TOP PLAYERS Arkansas: Quarterback KJ Jefferson has thrown for 2,578 yards and 21 touchdowns, with receiver Treylon Burks (1,104...

No. 25 Arkansas beats Missouri, caps best season since 2011

Nov. 26, 2021 20:25 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Sam Pittman grinned for almost the entirety of his postgame press conference Friday night. The Arkansas coach and his team had done something no others ever had. The No. 25 Razorbacks capped their regular season with a 34-17 victory over...

No. 3 Alabama visits Auburn in Iron Bowl

Nov. 26, 2021 09:18 AM EST

No. 3 Alabama (10-1, 6-1 SEC, No. 3 CFP) at Auburn (6-5,3-4), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Alabama by 19 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Alabama leads 24-7 (21-8 after NCAA sanctions). WHAT’S AT...