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Washington State pummels Washington 40-13 in Apple Cup

Nov. 27, 2021 00:51 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Travell Harris rode on the shoulders of the crimson fans that engulfed the field. Jayden de Laura waived a version of Ol' Crimson before spiking the unmistakable flag into the turf field. Even Butch, the Washington State mascot, took his turn crowd...

Hall is catalyst for Iowa State's 48-14 romp over TCU

Nov. 26, 2021 20:44 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Breece Hall rushed for 242 yards and scored four touchdowns Friday night in what maybe his final game at Jack Trice Stadium, propelling Iowa State to 48-14 win over Texas Christian and setting an NCAA FBS record for consecutive games with a rushing touchdown. ...

Wake Forest signs Clawson to long-term contract extension

Nov. 26, 2021 20:05 PM EST

Wake Forest has signed football coach Dave Clawson to what it calls a long-term contract extension as Clawson guides the No. 21 Demon Deacons through a historically successful season. The school announced the deal Friday night, a day before Wake Forest plays at Boston...

Banged-up Titans look to keep streak alive against Patriots

Nov. 26, 2021 16:46 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In its two matchups with New England under coach Mike Vrabel, Tennessee has turned the Patriot Way into the Titan Way. The Patriots dominated the series for years, winning 10 of 12 before the Titans hired the former New England linebacker as...

Staley eager to see his mentor and his star pupil in Denver

Nov. 26, 2021 16:33 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Brandon Staley gets to face his mentor and maybe even his star pupil Sunday. Staley's Los Angeles Chargers (6-4) visit Vic Fangio's Denver Broncos (5-5), who hope to get pass rusher Bradley Chubb back from a surgically repaired ankle that has sidelined him...

Fisher says only interest in LSU is win for No. 14 Texas A&M

Nov. 26, 2021 16:09 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — It could be a little awkward when Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher leads the Aggies out of the visitor's locker room at Tiger Stadium on Saturday night. Fisher has been widely mentioned as a candidate to fill LSU's coaching vacancy, but has...

Louisiana Tech and coach Skip Holtz part after 9 seasons

Nov. 26, 2021 13:35 PM EST

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Louisiana Tech and coach Skip Holtz are parting ways after nine seasons that included seven straight bowl appearances for the Bulldogs. Athletic director Eric Woods announced Friday that Holtz would coach the Bulldogs’ final game against Rice on...

Learning to win: Kingsbury leads Arizona into NFL's elite

Nov. 26, 2021 13:14 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kliff Kingsbury has proven his coaching chops on many occasions over the past decade, developing elite quarterbacks, piling up points on the scoreboard, producing an entertaining brand of offensive football that fans enjoy and opposing coaches respect. ...

No. 14 Texas A&M seeks first win at LSU since 1994

Nov. 26, 2021 11:23 AM EST

No. 14 Texas A&M (8-3, 4-3 SEC, CFP No. 15) at LSU (5-6, 2-5), Saturday at 7 p.m. ET (ESPN). Line: Texas A&M by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: LSU leads 33-22-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Slumping Steelers try to avoid series sweep against Bengals

Nov. 26, 2021 11:19 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says every game against an AFC North opponent is an elimination game. That starts Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, who have already defeated the Steelers once this year. His urgency is...