Posts Tagged College football

Hackenberg holds key to Ohio State-Penn State game

Ohio State cornerback Doran Grant (12) intercepts a pass intended for Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A year after the worst beating in Penn State’s highlight-filled history, the Nittany Lions know they need to protect quarterback Christian Hackenberg if they want to avoid another lopsided loss to Ohio State.

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ACC cherishes exposure of Thursday Night Lights

Atlantic Coast Conference football has enjoyed a long run in the starring role on Thursday Night Lights.

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SEC teams not done knocking each other off

Alabama head coach Nick Saban, left, yells during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M, Saturday, Oct, 18, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

All the hand-wringing over the SEC’s near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point.

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K-State’s Snyder up for College Hall of Fame

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is among the 81 coaches and players up for election to the College Football Hall of Fame.

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Florida to start QB Treon Harris against Georgia

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — With his job on the line, Florida coach Will Muschamp is turning to freshman quarterback Treon Harris.

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