College Football News College Football News Respective post owners and feed distributors Sun, 29 Jul 2018 21:33:26 +0000 Feed Informer Badgers WR Cephus takes leave as charges loom - NCF urn:uuid:aa701a87-ac65-7ccc-b9c7-9bd95a370636 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 01:43:23 +0000 Quintez Cephus, a starting wide receiver who finished second on the team with 501 receiving yards in 2017, announced Saturday that he's taking a leave of absence in anticipation of being charged for an incident that took place in April. Hand, foot and mouth postpones WVU Fan Day - NCF urn:uuid:62f96d73-73c6-25e4-bec5-11fd94fe05c1 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 23:33:18 +0000 After five players contracted hand, foot and mouth disease, West Virginia announced the postponement of its fan appreciation day, which was scheduled for Sunday. Report: Georgia RB White suffers torn ACL - NCF urn:uuid:2b5df43e-d9f1-8814-b611-fb58cb97bb0d Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:50:20 +0000 Georgia freshman tailback Zamir White, who was expected to compete for immediate playing time, suffered a torn ACL and is likely out for the season, according to a report. Source: Georgia RB White suffers 2nd torn ACL - NCF urn:uuid:d2bb084c-811a-4ae1-b741-e0eff573a48c Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:50:20 +0000 Georgia freshman tailback Zamir White, who was expected to compete for immediate playing time, suffered a torn ACL and is likely out for the season, sources tell ESPN. Second Alabama LB 'probably' done for season - NCF urn:uuid:892a1de3-7be2-51f5-3954-71f576f3bf3b Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:32:41 +0000 Christopher Allen is the second Alabama linebacker to suffer a significant knee injury that might cost him the season. TCU turns to Robinson as starting quarterback - NCF urn:uuid:184073a5-dc44-44cb-225b-e1a6a46cc947 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 18:15:16 +0000 TCU announced Saturday that sophomore Shawn Robinson will be its starting quarterback. Robinson beat out Penn transfer Michael Collins for the job. Scout's Take: DT Jacob Bandes to Washington - NCF urn:uuid:72a6fdb0-0516-7693-54e5-a72ef6ed7114 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 15:50:41 +0000 Washington has a new top recruit in the 2019 class following the commitment of DT Jacob Bandes. Read below to see why Bandes, No. 47 in the ESPN 300, could make an early impact for the Huskies: What he brings: Bandes is an excellent football player who blends technique, ability and effort to be a disruptive and productive presence in the trenches. LSU WR Davis arrested, suspended indefinitely - NCF urn:uuid:56108fc1-c669-97c9-bf54-c388b3ff77c8 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 15:34:07 +0000 LSU junior receiver Drake Davis has been arrested for allegedly committing battery on his girlfriend on multiple occasions. He has been suspended indefinitely by LSU. Maryland board takes control of investigations - NCF urn:uuid:d80bf4d0-e810-739d-3d0e-b123d60105a0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 00:11:43 +0000 The Maryland board of regents has assumed control of the investigations into the heatstroke death of Jordan McNair and the Terrapins football program. Updated FAQ: The latest on the Maryland football controversy - NCF urn:uuid:f6cc448c-3c59-f189-0133-b991279119e5 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:28:52 +0000 Following Friday's announcement that Maryland's board of regents is assuming control of the university's investigations, here's where things stand in the wake of the death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair. Probe into Buckeyes, Meyer to conclude Sunday - NCF urn:uuid:02637604-1f4e-4214-3754-34ac44e707b5 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:06:15 +0000 The investigation into Ohio State football and coach Urban Meyer will conclude Sunday and will be delivered to the university's board of trustees next week. Report alleges risky behavior by Smith at OSU - NCF urn:uuid:184428f5-b705-8708-03b0-c4c797e5c28a Fri, 17 Aug 2018 23:06:15 +0000 Zach Smith had sex toys delivered to him at Ohio State's football offices in 2015, according to an online report Friday, raising more questions about the former assistant coach's conduct while employed there under Urban Meyer. Day updates Buckeyes' progress without Meyer - NCF urn:uuid:3e61feb2-bb41-f84e-c599-fdf2aa3029b3 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 21:09:04 +0000 Ohio State acting head coach Ryan Day sent out an update on the team's progress without Urban Meyer as the Buckeyes concluded fall camp. Reports: Bama's Womack breaks bone in foot - NCF urn:uuid:b437868e-2316-25c8-9d95-430d6590921f Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:22:16 +0000 Matt Womack, who was competing for the starting right tackle job for Alabama, reportedly suffered a broken bone in his foot and will miss several weeks. Tide's Womack breaks bone in foot, father says - NCF urn:uuid:f2387091-3fd5-3c3f-1283-5e4bf27c531a Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:22:16 +0000 Matt Womack, who was competing for the starting right tackle job for Alabama, suffered a broken bone in his foot and reportedly will miss several weeks. What you need to know about the Big 12 - NCF urn:uuid:bf937855-89ee-c29d-adc0-30d064301287 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:21:30 +0000 Gearing you up for kickoff with the biggest conference games, strongest position groups, team with the most to prove and more around the Big 12. The Pac-12 players, games and teams you need to know - NCF urn:uuid:cb34eeac-8d02-a0f8-5c29-47f989e9f32b Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:21:17 +0000 Check out Pac-12 Heisman hopefuls, who made our all-conference team, players to know, new coaches and more before kickoff. OSU prez: Probe 'finished when it's finished' - NCF urn:uuid:4bd01cb5-2419-067c-a37d-e639ebf04127 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:09:39 +0000 Ohio State president Michael Drake said the school's ongoing investigation involving the football program and coach Urban Meyer "will be finished when it's finished." Ohio State taking team to Beyonce, Jay-Z show - NCF urn:uuid:d996ec2f-df72-a0c0-6a85-3d1d31f7f678 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:42:06 +0000 Acting Ohio State head coach Ryan Day surprised players at the end of Thursday's practice with tickets to a Beyonce and Jay-Z concert at Ohio Stadium later in the day. Where QB battles stand heading into Week 1 - NCF urn:uuid:910ab7a1-3444-c9f8-f7a7-dfe6983b22ea Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:47:15 +0000 Could Jalen Hurts get the first snap for Bama? Who will start for Clemson, Texas and several others? We update the QB choices still to be decided. Parents of McNair: Terps' Durkin 'needs to go' - NCF urn:uuid:8742f2a7-094d-f3a4-2c4e-aa84ea3a85d2 Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:46:17 +0000 The parents of Jordan McNair, the Maryland player who died after suffering heatstroke, said Terps football coach DJ Durkin "needs to go" after failing to protect their son. McNair parents: Keep Durkin away from players - NCF urn:uuid:03f44633-72de-95f8-74e0-2244734f8e4f Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:22:35 +0000 The parents of Maryland offensive lineman Jordan McNair, who died from heatstroke caused during a team workout, say DJ Durkin should no longer be allowed to coach after he didn't do enough to keep their child safe. Maryland regents to hold closed meeting Friday - NCF urn:uuid:079e3a1a-4fc9-8a67-e07c-da2b50f154ad Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:04:56 +0000 The University of Maryland board of regents has called a special meeting Friday to receive updates about the school's actions in the wake of the June 13 death of football player Jordan McNair. CSU's Bobo says he has peripheral neuropathy - NCF urn:uuid:775a31ff-2624-fdb7-23b5-d852a939d5f4 Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:46:54 +0000 Colorado State head coach Mike Bobo, who was hospitalized with numbness in his feet after the Rams' scrimmage on Saturday night, said Wednesday that he is being treated for peripheral neuropathy. Source: TCU star DT Blacklock out for season - NCF urn:uuid:12705397-716a-fd64-b2f0-72a5813e83da Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:59:31 +0000 TCU defensive tackle Ross Blacklock, last season's co-Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year, suffered a season-ending Achilles injury in practice, a source confirmed to ESPN. Terps' interim coach: Players' welfare 'is No. 1' - NCF urn:uuid:ae01b365-f15a-08aa-4a54-ecc6c3494b2a Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:44:52 +0000 Maryland's practice under interim coach Matt Canada featured two tents that were used as cooling stations, providing misting fans and plenty of fluids and snacks for players. Chip Kelly is back and looking to dominate - NCF urn:uuid:248b2862-7cb3-865e-d095-75dcabfda20d Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:40:24 +0000 Chip Kelly doesn't do much talking, even those closest to him will tell you that. But it's one of the reasons why Kelly's decision to take over at UCLA makes perfect sense. Clemson, LSU schedule games for 2025, '26 - NCF urn:uuid:85a0fb60-809f-6740-806b-546d7d1195c0 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:12:45 +0000 Clemson will open the 2025 season with a home game against LSU, and the Tiger will make the return trip to Baton Rouge during the 2026 season. PSU's Buchholz retires, cites chronic injuries - NCF urn:uuid:8ed7fe8b-f0d7-2f49-1a75-2c28e5245a08 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:47:13 +0000 Penn State defensive lineman Ryan Buchholz is ending his football career because of chronic injury and pain issues, he announced Wednesday on Twitter. Osborne: Frost saved Nebraska's sellout streak - NCF urn:uuid:ae79a4c2-b56c-7858-3f29-5b853d950661 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:36:51 +0000 Tom Osborne thinks Nebraska's hiring of Scott Frost saved the school's streak of 361 home sellouts, saying Frost's arrival as coach has "lifted the mood of the entire state." Go route: QB McMillan also wants to leave LSU - NCF urn:uuid:fd3e21d7-42eb-3423-efdc-5942e1c8f30b Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:18:31 +0000 Justin McMillan became the second quarterback in the past 24 hours to announce intention to transfer from LSU, joining Lowell Narcisse. Hot Board recruiting predictions: Five-star watch - NCF urn:uuid:fb56760f-b41a-03e9-bf06-64e644109624 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:51:41 +0000 Of the 11 five-star recruits in the 2019 class, five remain uncommitted. Here are our predictions for their future schools and your chance to make your own. Freshman QB Narcisse transferring from LSU - NCF urn:uuid:b4f60598-cb84-9f1d-d743-944a7593835e Wed, 15 Aug 2018 02:55:51 +0000 Redshirt freshman quarterback Lowell Narcisse announced Tuesday night on Twitter that he is transferring from LSU and will seek an opportunity to play elsewhere. Ex-Texas DB Bonney transfers to Texas Tech - NCF urn:uuid:d806a99d-bb51-2adc-99e9-a3466f9b2221 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:22:22 +0000 Former Texas defensive back John Bonney has joined Texas Tech as a graduate transfer and will be eligible to play this season, the Red Raiders announced. Ex-OSU assistant Smith meets with investigators - NCF urn:uuid:ff625fe4-ee30-849a-76df-f94b918db268 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:07:33 +0000 The attorney for former Buckeyes assistant Zach Smith says his client answered all questions asked of him by investigators on Tuesday. Need a coach? These will be 2018's hottest names - NCF urn:uuid:b8d5ba5d-55da-1cbf-c41e-1a99bb5cf26e Tue, 14 Aug 2018 22:48:37 +0000 Will there be a job that tempts Iowa State's Matt Campbell? Does Lane Kiffin gets back to the Power 5? Here are the names you'll be hearing about in December. The next Tua Tagovailoa might be at Georgia or Clemson - NCF urn:uuid:b4403a28-7c84-978f-9754-0dafa758bd95 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:22:54 +0000 Justin Fields and Trevor Lawrence led the 2018 recruiting class, but can they do the unprecedented and become starting quarterbacks as true freshmen? The inside story of a toxic culture at Maryland football - NCF urn:uuid:949fb624-08a2-afa4-f2c4-9cedb9939a3c Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:22:18 +0000 Current Maryland players describe a culture of fear and intimidation within the football program in the run-up to offensive lineman Jordan McNair's death. Maryland accepts responsibility in McNair death - NCF urn:uuid:8797e4ab-8a9a-b6de-cd22-271065395e80 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:20:27 +0000 The University of Maryland has parted ways with assistant AD for sports performance Rick Court in the wake of "mistakes" that led to the death of Jordan McNair. The Replacements: 11 players taking over for stars - NCF urn:uuid:634b1944-6682-416e-5176-0c6a61be517c Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:50:15 +0000 Imagine having to follow in the footsteps of Baker Mayfield, or be the next man up behind Saquon Barkley. The guys on this list won't have to wonder. The Guy After The Guy: Replacing an iconic college QB - NCF urn:uuid:dfae9687-7f1a-2191-ca7a-ba62958485b2 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:46:35 +0000 The players replacing Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson, Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen have huge shoes to fill, while coaches have to reset the offense. Harbaugh: Battle for Michigan's top QB 'rages on' - NCF urn:uuid:584a6d14-8028-3369-4af1-82becbea8b98 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:28:14 +0000 With Shea Patterson and Brandon Peters considered the front-runners, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said he hopes to name a starting quarterback "sooner rather than later." CSU coach Bobo hospitalized, undergoing tests - NCF urn:uuid:3eae627c-1d2a-c748-e5e6-80bf4b14975a Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:30:33 +0000 Colorado State coach Mike Bobo has been hospitalized and is undergoing further medical evaluation after experiencing numbness in his feet, the school announced Monday. Ex-BYU LB Bernard cleared to play for Utah - NCF urn:uuid:e47e8d83-a765-5ed9-2d69-1818a0a7b261 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:27:56 +0000 Former BYU linebacker Francis Bernard was cleared to join Utah and start practicing with the team Monday. The junior will have two seasons of eligibility remaining and is eligible to play with the Utes this season. Zach Smith kept DUI arrest secret from Meyer - NCF urn:uuid:cf99e159-f279-24be-1492-37ce8622b400 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:24:22 +0000 Former Ohio State assistant Zach Smith says he did not inform his old boss Urban Meyer about an arrest for speeding and operating a vehicle while intoxicated in February 2013. Zach Smith kept OVI arrest secret from Meyer - NCF urn:uuid:de69af70-7c66-fd64-d028-acffe0cb6eba Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:24:22 +0000 Former Ohio State assistant Zach Smith said he did not inform his former boss, Urban Meyer, about an arrest for speeding and operating a vehicle while intoxicated in February 2013. Two more arrested in Frost burglary case - NCF urn:uuid:f31d48cd-c493-45fa-a6f0-5cabcb5bb627 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:42:09 +0000 Two more suspects, ages 16 and 20, have been arrested in the burglary of memorabilia from the home of Nebraska football coach Scott Frost. Gators WR Jefferson eligible to play in 2018 - NCF urn:uuid:1e6c2e5c-64fe-d33f-4c4f-43d14d7bcee8 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:36:54 +0000 Florida wide receiver Van Jefferson, who transferred from Ole Miss in January, is eligible for the 2018 season after receiving a waiver from the Southeastern Conference. The reluctant rock star: Scott Frost's life at Nebraska - NCF urn:uuid:4369711a-852c-3a8f-7aef-84c7ab39d39d Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:18:16 +0000 The former Cornhuskers QB has returned home, and everyone wants a piece of him. Things to know about the Big Ten preseason - NCF urn:uuid:c8efc916-fb09-849d-e8ae-75c6d75224cb Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:13:34 +0000 Check out power rankings, all-conference teams, players to watch, coaches on the hot seat and more about the Big Ten.