College Football News College Football News Respective post owners and feed distributors Sun, 29 Jul 2018 21:33:26 +0000 Feed Informer Gators' Franks: Baseball would be a 'backup job' - NCF urn:uuid:b5844e21-01ce-9f52-6e2b-549d3ca0e481 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 23:54:57 +0000 Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks is not ruling out a career in baseball after being drafted by the Boston Red Sox last month, but he remains committed to football. SEC commish: Legal gambling may harm players - NCF urn:uuid:0d5a2d1e-2d1f-82bc-34d8-88c4755e91bc Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:07:26 +0000 SEC commissioner Greg Sankey is worried that legalized betting may have the unintended consequence of putting more pressure on college athletes and affecting their mental health. Former Troy QB Smith transferring to Kentucky - NCF urn:uuid:04e737d9-5498-5c0b-0e79-6c63b580f276 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:02:22 +0000 Sawyer Smith threw for 14 touchdowns, six interceptions and 1,669 yards last season for Troy. He went 5-2 as a starter. Bryant: Never considered transfer from Mizzou - NCF urn:uuid:11113ee6-03a0-666d-476c-7f1186a7327d Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:20:24 +0000 Quarterback Kelly Bryant said that despite a postseason ban imposed by the NCAA soon after his arrival at Missouri, he never considered transferring. Riley: Hurts hasn't won Sooners' top QB job yet - NCF urn:uuid:7549dd2f-2c26-56e1-733c-f72c7849c4c1 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:19:53 +0000 Sooners coach Lincoln Riley says transfer Jalen Hurts has been both smart and eager but hasn't yet won Oklahoma's starting quarterback job over talented freshmen Tanner Mordecai or Spencer Rattler. Bowlsby defends Big 12 against no-defense rap - NCF urn:uuid:aae36459-d659-457a-b45a-7ce5ef23e0e1 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:38:06 +0000 Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby rejects the idea that the conference is all offense, no defense. "Contrary to popular belief, there are kids that tackle in the Big 12," he says. The complete SEC West college football season preview - NCF urn:uuid:42b30800-bb5e-0937-d4e4-0097ce9cdde8 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:09:52 +0000 Can Alabama weather another staff shakeup? Can LSU take the next step? Can Auburn contend with a freshman QB? We dig into these questions and more in our SEC West team previews. The complete SEC East college football season preview - NCF urn:uuid:e18ec840-6a5f-8568-a4da-1a8049b5cb9e Mon, 15 Jul 2019 13:09:13 +0000 Can Georgia get past Alabama? Is Florida ready to challenge the Dawgs? And what did South Carolina do to deserve that schedule? We dig into these questions and more in our SEC East team previews. Ex-Wazzu QB, No. 2 pick Leaf hired by ESPN - NCF urn:uuid:d6065d5b-aa3c-c88d-3357-c2f18bdf7e0c Sun, 14 Jul 2019 23:43:25 +0000 Ryan Leaf has been hired by ESPN to be a college football analyst, another step in the remarkable comeback of the former Washington State star and No. 2 overall draft pick who has battled drug addiction and served time in prison. EWU players Hayes, Moore injured in shooting - NCF urn:uuid:f35a32ee-8d4f-d28f-7649-d116428091be Sun, 14 Jul 2019 02:59:15 +0000 Eastern Washington football players Dehonta Hayes and Keith Moore reportedly were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot in Spokane early Saturday morning, police said. The top draft prospect for each Top 25 team - NCF urn:uuid:d125b9ac-84c3-365b-c36a-0f0c045f0dcf Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:08:42 +0000 Over the next two years, they should expect to hear their names called early during the NFL draft. Meet the players on the Top 25 teams who look like NFL stars in the making. 2020 mock draft: McShay's way-too-early first-round projections - NCF urn:uuid:15674a9c-d1fe-3d56-2144-d3c72406ac0a Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:38:46 +0000 Three quarterbacks and a bunch of playmakers. Todd McShay projects Nos. 1-32 several months ahead of the 2020 NFL draft. 15 NFL draft prospects to know for 2021, 2022 and 2023 - NCF urn:uuid:531ccbc9-e111-93bf-22f1-7c65ddb4a044 Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:35:40 +0000 You should know about Clemson's Trevor Lawrence by now. Meet more potential NFL prospects for the future. ACC adds Holiday, Boston; guaranteed 10 bowls - NCF urn:uuid:691ea46d-1396-866a-dc06-66e8e5bfa81b Thu, 11 Jul 2019 20:54:26 +0000 The ACC, as part of a new six-year deal beginning in 2020, will add the Holiday Bowl and a new bowl game in Boston to its postseason tie-ins, guaranteeing the league 10 bowl spots through 2025. Ex-Baylor player's conviction again overturned - NCF urn:uuid:0f6860db-bb56-43ce-dc52-3d32e7079758 Thu, 11 Jul 2019 20:03:04 +0000 Former Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu again had his sexual assault conviction overturned, this time by the 10th Court of Appeals. CFB futures: 25 win totals that stand out to 'The Bear' - NCF urn:uuid:cd72ca05-aa5f-ed4a-ccfa-ffd73b0e391b Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:45:18 +0000 Which college football win totals are worth a wager? Chris Fallica gives his thoughts on 25 over/unders, including Michigan, Alabama and Clemson. Beamer, Spurrier to coach in Polynesian Bowl - NCF urn:uuid:9e16c7da-6872-c530-4665-76848bcd6ded Thu, 11 Jul 2019 04:20:42 +0000 The Polynesian Bowl, set for Honolulu's Aloha Stadium in January, will feature former Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer and former Florida and South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier as head coaches in the high school all-star game. Sooners land OL Raym, No. 55-ranked recruit - NCF urn:uuid:923c8a44-6c00-3b1d-b372-5b33783a4289 Thu, 11 Jul 2019 01:17:01 +0000 Offensive lineman Andrew Raym, the No. 55-ranked recruit in the 2020 class, committed to Oklahoma on Wednesday. Raym is the No. 1-ranked recruit in the state, out of Broken Arrow High School. Michigan State pays $1.2M to settle complaint - NCF urn:uuid:59401845-8edc-7508-cf8d-30aa3078c260 Wed, 10 Jul 2019 22:03:40 +0000 Michigan State has paid a settlement to both a former female student and the former football player whom she accused of sexually assaulting her. Pruitt commits violation saluting high school - NCF urn:uuid:df2a0871-18a7-c48e-5437-97bf52f3cafd Wed, 10 Jul 2019 20:09:18 +0000 Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt committed a minor NCAA violation earlier this year by tweeting out his congratulations when the high school he attended won an Alabama state basketball title. UCF QB Mack breaks ankle, out indefinitely - NCF urn:uuid:18a30f57-06cb-d165-64f3-0eae38d9e4da Wed, 10 Jul 2019 18:42:54 +0000 Darriel Mack Jr. was competing for UCF's starting quarterback job, but he's out indefinitely with a broken ankle. The biggest spring recruiting storylines ... and what comes next - NCF urn:uuid:75a8ce93-70df-ac3d-f268-2bb01d683e3d Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:46:58 +0000 Many five-star prospects made their commitments this spring, but a lot of big names remain undecided as teams look to make a splash in the summer. Big Ten teams making major moves in class rankings - NCF urn:uuid:8bad040a-1516-3841-3272-44e52c704d1f Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:45:32 +0000 In the latest 2020 class rankings update, Michigan joins Ohio State in the top five, Penn State enters the top 10 and Minnesota makes the Top 25. The petty, wonderful and delightfully weird rise of Horns Down - NCF urn:uuid:11e09485-be21-9305-d39b-d52398a51d94 Wed, 10 Jul 2019 15:09:42 +0000 The anti-Texas sign that unites the Big 12 and rivals beyond has been around for more than 60 years but really took on a life of its own over the past 12 months. Under-the-radar players ready for a breakout season in 2019 - NCF urn:uuid:b3022f81-63ce-b227-00a7-9cd845ae832b Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:00:09 +0000 You know college football's stars. But dig deeper, and you'll find some legit NFL prospects and emerging college stars among less well-known teams. OU leading RB Brooks cleared in Title IX probe - NCF urn:uuid:1db0a31e-1a87-854e-ed26-6f8e87900e32 Wed, 10 Jul 2019 03:14:04 +0000 Sooners RB Kennedy Brooks, who had been held out of all team activities this summer, has been cleared to rejoin the squad following an investigation of a complaint against him. Bill to allow athletes to profit from name advances - NCF urn:uuid:9fd851b7-0ffc-69b9-5768-b91cc53696ac Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:35:22 +0000 California's Fair Pay to Play Act, which would make it possible for a college athlete to profit from the use of their name, images and likeness, passed another subcommittee hurdle in the legislative process Tuesday. Ex-Auburn QB Willis transferring to Liberty - NCF urn:uuid:de9fd372-8f9e-b8fc-39ce-08bb3b088b55 Tue, 09 Jul 2019 20:49:11 +0000 Quarterback Malik Willis, who said he never got the chance to throw the ball enough while at Auburn, is transferring to Liberty and will seek a waiver from the NCAA to be eligible to play this season. ESPN 300 LB Steiner commits to Auburn - NCF urn:uuid:9d4c7841-b3e7-bac5-b232-503ad54a10a7 Tue, 02 Jul 2019 20:37:52 +0000 Linebacker Wesley Steiner, the No. 35 prospect in ESPN's class of 2020 ranking, has committed to Auburn. How a small Texas town has reacted to the hiring of Art Briles - NCF urn:uuid:49f73324-001f-89bf-6cf0-b6358dcb6782 Mon, 10 Jun 2019 22:27:44 +0000 Residents of Mount Vernon (population 2,650) have largely shrugged off the national controversy following the town's hire of the disgraced former Baylor coach to lead its football program. But vocal critics remain.