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QB Charlie Brewer leaves Utah after losing starting job

Sep. 21, 2021 14:30 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Quarterback Charlie Brewer has left the Utah Utes after losing his starting job to Cameron Rising, the team said Tuesday. Brewer, a four-year starter at Baylor, transferred to Utah for his final season and won the starting job following a heated...

Vanderbilt loses top rusher to season-ending toe surgery

Sep. 21, 2021 14:25 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt running back Ra'Mahn Davis will have season-ending surgery to repair a torn toe ligament on his right foot. Coach Clark Lea confirmed Davis' injury Tuesday, saying they consulted with doctors Monday night. That's when Davis posted on...

Rutgers suspends 2 football players after paintball shooting

Sep. 21, 2021 13:45 PM EDT

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Two Rutgers players have been suspended from the football team after they were charged in an incident in which three people were struck by paintballs fired from a passing vehicle. Coach Greg Schiano took the action Tuesday, shortly after...

Kansas starting RB Velton Gardner enters transfer portal

Sep. 21, 2021 13:30 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas running back Velton Gardner, who led the Jayhawks in rushing last season, has entered the transfer portal after seeing his playing time decrease over the first three games under new coach Lance Leipold. The junior running back started each...

Irish QB Jack Coan preps for rugged reunion vs Badgers

Sep. 21, 2021 12:18 PM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Jack Coan admits it is going to be a little strange this Saturday when No. 12 Notre Dame takes on his old team, No. 18 Wisconsin, at Chicago’s Soldier Field. “It’s definitely going to be weird,” the 22-year-old grad transfer quarterback...

Clemson DT Davis out with bicep injury, RB Dixon to transfer

Sep. 20, 2021 23:58 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson starting defensive tackle Tyler Davis will miss up to two months with a torn bicep tendon, and reserve tailback Lyn-J Dixon plans to transfer, coach Dabo Swinney said Monday. Swinney announced the moves for the ninth-ranked Tigers on his...

LSU defensive end Andre Anthony out for rest of season

Sep. 20, 2021 20:56 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU defensive end Andre Anthony is expected to miss the remainder of the season with an unspecified leg injury, coach Ed Orgeron said Monday. “It’s sad news,” Orgeron said. “He’s having a good season. He’s going to be unavailable this...

Alcohol banned at beach to discourage Georgia-Florida party

Sep. 20, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Officials are banning alcohol at a Georgia beach for the weekend of the Georgia-Florida football matchup, hoping to discourage big crowds amid a high rate of coronavirus infections. Commissioners in Glynn County voted 6-to-1 to prohibit...

Commissioners to share feedback on CFP expansion proposal

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

The College Football Playoff management committee is scheduled to meet Wednesday to discuss the feedback members have received from campuses since a 12-team expansion plan was unveiled in June. After the 10 major college football conference commissioners and Notre Dame's...

Washington St QB situation unsettled heading into Utah game

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

Washington State's quarterback situation remains unsettled as the Cougars prepare to play at Utah on Saturday. Starter Jayden de Laura helped the Cougars take a 14-0 lead over Southern California on Saturday but he was injured late in the first half. He played very little...