Posts Tagged College football

Relax, Alabama: Team thrives with looser mind-set

Alabama wide receiver Christion Jones (22) celebrates after taking off on a long punt-return during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGAZINES OUT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban wanted his team to lighten up. Play loose, have fun, stop fretting so much about those burdensome expectations surrounding the program.

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Less flash, more wins for Wallace, No. 3 Ole Miss

Mississippi quarterback Bo Wallace readies to pass against Tennessee in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. No. 3 Mississippi won 34-3. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze knows his quarterback Bo Wallace can throw for 300 or even close to 400 yards on just about any given night.

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College names football stadium for Andre Reed

KUTZTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Kutztown University has renamed its football stadium for alum and recent Hall of Fame inductee Andre Reed.

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Nebraska-Rutgers game gets Saturday morning start

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska football players and fans will have to set their alarms earlier next Saturday for the team’s first morning game since early September.

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Michigan State figures out balancing act

Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook (18) tries to evade Indiana linebacker David Cooper (42)  during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, Oct.ober 18, 2014. Michigan State won the game 56-17. (AP Photo/Sam Riche)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Michigan State has found the perfect balance this season.

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