College football

January 22, 2018 - 8:34 pm
NFL-COACHES Giants, Cardinals hire coaches UNDATED (AP) — A couple of NFL teams have filled their coaching vacancy. Pat Shurmur is the new head coach of the Giants after two seasons as the Vikings' offensive coordinator. Shurmur inherits a team that went 3-13 under Ben McAdoo and interim coach...
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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield throws a pass during the first half of the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game against TCU in Arlington, Texas. Mayfield says one of his top priorities as he prepares for the NFL draft is to allay concerns about his character. “People will have their guesses and their opinions on my character, but anyone that’s actually sat down and talked to me knows that I don’t have any character issues, any off-the-field issues,” Mayfield said Thursday evening, Jan. 18, during a conference call after named the 2017 Manning Award winner. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)
January 22, 2018 - 7:44 pm
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Oklahoma Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield's arrival at the Senior Bowl has been delayed. Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage said Monday the quarterback went home to Austin, Texas for a "personal family matter". Mayfield was scheduled to arrive in Mobile Sunday...
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January 22, 2018 - 7:09 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Former Michigan State offensive coordinator Don Treadwell is returning to the Spartans' staff. The school announced Monday that Treadwell will help coach defensive backs and special teams while also serving as an offensive consultant. He'll also be the team's freshman...
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January 22, 2018 - 5:56 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Baker Mayfield of Oklahoma and fellow Heisman finalists Lamar Jackson of Louisville and Bryce Love of Stanford are among the finalists for the Lombardi Award. The award is given to the nation's top player based on performance as well as leadership, character and resiliency. The other...
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January 22, 2018 - 4:25 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has added future football series with BYU, South Florida and Louisiana Tech. Athletic director Debbie Yow announced the total of seven games Monday. N.C. State will play host to BYU in 2024 and visit Provo, Utah, in 2030, in a pair of games the Atlantic...
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January 22, 2018 - 3:44 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson is losing another backup quarterback with Tucker Israel's decision to leave the program. Israel said on the team's Twitter feed Monday he will graduate from Clemson and then seek to play elsewhere. Earlier this month, reserve quarterback Zerrick Cooper also announced he...
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In this photo taken on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, Margarita Simonyan, the head of the Russian television channel RT, listens to a question during her interview with the Associated Press in Moscow, Russia. Simonyan, the head of Russian television channel RT, which U.S. intelligence agencies allege took part in the campaign to influence last year’s presidential election, says that having to register as a foreign agent in the United States is already hurting the Kremlin-funded outlet. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
January 22, 2018 - 11:44 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The head of Russian television channel RT says the Kremlin-funded outlet is already suffering the consequences of having to register as a foreign agent in the U.S. amid allegations that it participated in attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election. A Capitol Hill committee...
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January 22, 2018 - 8:32 am
NFL-CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES Pats returning to Super Bowl...Eagles blast Vikings to reach Super Bowl UNDATED (AP) — The New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl for the eighth time since Tom Brady took over as quarterback during the 2001 season. And the Philadelphia Eagles have...
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January 21, 2018 - 5:25 pm
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford quarterback Keller Chryst plans to transfer for his final season of eligibility. Chryst announced Sunday that he will transfer after he graduates in June. He will be immediately eligible as a graduate transfer. Chryst began last season as the starting quarterback...
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January 21, 2018 - 3:07 pm
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami cornerback Malek Young's football career is over. The Hurricanes announced Sunday that a neck injury Young sustained during last month's Orange Bowl against Wisconsin will require career-ending surgery to repair. Young will remain on scholarship for the remainder of...
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