Atlantic Coast RUMORS & NEWS

  • Source: UVA's Chris Moore enters NCAA Transfer Portal

    247 Sports "The NCAA Transfer Portal is happening place right now and another Virginia Cavaliers player has entered. The latest UVA player to enter is on the defensive side of the ball. According to a 247Sports source, safety Chris Moore has entered the transfer portal with a grad..." January 18

  • 3 Schools That Need to Go After Former Clemson QB Chase Brice in Transfer Portal

    12 Up "Quarterbacks like Joe Burrow and Tua Tagovailoa lit up the college football world this season. But as is the case with all good things, their time at this level of football came to an end. Now, plenty of schools will have to turn their attention towards recruiting..." January 18

  • Early leaders for 2020 Heisman Trophy race include Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields

    USA Today "Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State's Justin Fields were in the same high school class coming out of the same state, Georgia. While Lawrence was an immediate star, Fields didn't blossom until transferring after his freshman season. They met in the Fiesta Bowl, with Lawrence..." January 17

  • NC State DE Jeffrey Gunter enters transfer portal

    247 Sports "Pack Pride has confirmed that NC State defensive end Jeffrey Gunter has entered the transfer portal. Gunter, a Coastal Carolina transfer, committed to the Wolfpack last February before enrolling in June. Prior to arriving in Raleigh, the Durham native totaled..." January 17

  • Syracuse football officially hires Sterlin Gilbert as offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach

    Syracuse.com "Sterlin Gilbert has been hired as Syracuse football’s offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach, SU Athletics announced on Thursday morning. Gilbert, whose addition was reported by multiple outlets on Saturday, filled a similar capacity under Orange head coach Dino..." January 17

  • Travis Etienne announces he will return to Clemson in 2020

    247 Sports "Clemson junior running back Travis Etienne has announced his intentions to return to Clemson in 2020 for his final year of collegiate eligibility.  Etienne announced his decision on Twitter on Friday, the day of the deadline to declare for the 2020 NFL..." January 17

  • Clemson cornerback A.J. Terrell declares for draft

    NBC Sports "Clemson running back Travis Etienne announced he is staying for his senior season instead of heading to the NFL. The Tigers had hardly stopped celebrating when cornerback A.J. Terrell announced he’s leaving. Terrell said Friday he is forgoing his final season of eligibility to..." January 17

  • Vince Oghobaase To Become Defensive Line Coach At Boston College

    SI "Boston College added yet another coach this week, as UCLA defensive line coach Vince Oghobaase will be added to Jeff Hafley's staff. While Boston College hasn't officially made the announcement yet, a source confirmed the hiring, and Oghobaase's Twitter page makes it pretty..." January 17

  • Alonzo Highsmith not returning to The U

    College Football Talk "Alonzo Highsmith will not be walking through that door. After speculation that the former national champion fullback and the Miami Sports Hall of Famer could leave his post as the Cleveland Browns vice president of player personnel would return to his alma mater, Canes..." January 16

  • Justin Fuente says he'll stay at Virginia Tech amid reported interest from Baylor

    The Score "It appears Justin Fuente is staying at Virginia Tech for at least one more year. After a report surfaced Tuesday that Fuente was Baylor's primary target to replace Matt Rhule as head coach, the Hokies boss tweeted a picture Thursday that alluded to..." January 16

  • Report: LSU DC Dave Aranda leading candidate for Baylor HC job

    The Score "LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda is the leading candidate to become Baylor's next head coach, ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reports. Virginia Tech head coach Justin Fuente is apparently staying with the Hokies after initial reports suggested he was the..." January 16

  • Clemson backup quarterback Chase Brice to transfer out of program

    CBS Sports "Clemson quarterback Chase Brice is leaving the Tigers and entering the transfer portal, ending his time amicably and as one of the team favorites in the locker room. Brice is a redshirt sophomore but set to graduate from Clemson in May. As a graduate transfer, he could be both..." January 16

  • Clemson WR Tee Higgins declares for 2020 draft

    NFL.com "From the title game to the 2020 NFL Draft. Tee Higgins and his Clemson Tigers came up short against LSU on Monday, but many project the wide receiver will come up big when the draft hits Las Vegas in April. Higgins announced his intentions to enter the 2020 NFL..." January 15

  • Report: Viringia Teach’s Justin Fuente emerges as lead candidate for Baylor head coaching vacancy

    Dallas Morning News "Little more than a week after Matt Rhule left for the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, Baylor may be closing in on a replacement as head football coach. Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente has emerged as a leading candidate to replace Rhule, as first reported by Yahoo Sports, citing..." January 14

  • Joe Burrow, LSU complete their dream season to win the National Championship

    CNN "Before the 2019 season started, members of the LSU football team, knowing the national championship game would be in New Orleans, about 80 miles away from their campus, made a resolution: They would not be denied. They also were confident and prepared, all the way down to knowing..." January 14

  • LSU, Clemson underclassmen have just three days to decide on NFL draft

    Pro Football Talk "LSU beat Clemson in a College Football Playoff Championship Game that showcased several players who are good enough to play in the NFL right now, but still have some NCAA eligibility remaining. Those players don’t have much time to decide whether they’re turning pro or returning to..." January 14

  • Greatest of all time? LSU's national championship win puts it in college football's best-ever conversation

    CBS Sports "Best team. Best season. Best player. And for this season, perhaps even the best coach. Of all time. Start the debate because it is a worthy one after No. 1 LSU's 42-25 dismantling of No. 3 Clemson in the 2020 College Football Playoff National..." January 14

  • After 2 a.m. champion's feast of fried chicken, LSU's Ed Orgeron back to recruiting this weekend

    USA Today "Ed Orgeron didn’t really have time to celebrate. After a four-hour game at the Superdome and a round of interviews with the news media, the LSU head football coach returned to his hotel with his wife, Kelly, early Tuesday and settled down for a feast of champions..." January 14

  • Joe Burrow busts out dance moves celebrating LSU's win over Clemson

    The Sports Daily "LSU quarterback Joe Burrow showed why he’s the surefire No. 1 pick in this year’s draft on Monday night, torching Clemson’s defense in the national championship game. Burrow threw five touchdown passes, and rushed for one as well, in leading his team to a 42-25..." January 14

  • Cop Reportedly Threatened to Arrest LSU Players During Postgame Celebration

    Heavy "Not long after being crowned national champions, LSU nearly had its postgame celebration cut short after a police officer reportedly issued a stern warning of arrest to its players. LSU’s players broke out victory cigars after knocking off defending..." January 14

  • FIU's Jose Borregales, who helped beat Miami, joins Hurricanes as grad transfer

    Miami Herald "Former FIU Panther Jose Borregales hurt the Miami Hurricanes with some magnificent kicking in the Panthers’ Nov. 23 upset victory. Now he’s joining them. Borregales, the Panthers’ finest kicker in school history, announced Sunday he will be transferring to..." January 13

  • Miami Hurricanes had immaturity, partying issues

    Miami Herald "UM coach Manny Diaz hopes he has solved the program’s biggest problem with the hiring of offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee and the move to an up-tempo spread offense. But conversations with multiple people around the program, including a veteran player, say there’s..." January 13

  • 2020 National Championship: Burrow Vs. Lawrence, Who'd You Rather?

    TMZ "The Tigers and Tigers are set to face off in the 2020 National Championship Game on Monday ... which means one of these hunks is going home with a shiny, new trophy. Clemson superstar Trevor Lawrence and LSU's Heisman Trophy winner, Joe Burrow, have led their teams..." January 13

  • Donald and Melania Trump receive standing ovation at National Championship

    Newsweek "President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attended the college football national championship Monday night in New Orleans, Louisiana, receiving a loud ovation when their presence was announced. In the moments leading to the national anthem before kickoff, the Trumps received a rousing..." January 13

  • Dabo Swinney not bothered by Clemson practice issue

    ESPN "Clemson coach Dabo Swinney dismissed any notion that his team had a practice disadvantage against LSU after it was forced to practice inside a hotel ballroom because of bad weather. With wind and rain in New Orleans on Saturday, Clemson chose to hold its practice in the team hotel...." January 12

  • Notre Dame QB Phil Jurkovec transferring to Boston College

    ESPN "Notre Dame quarterback Phil Jurkovec plans to transfer to Boston College, a source confirmed to ESPN. Sports Illustrated first reported the move. Jurkovec recently placed his name in the transfer portal after two seasons as a backup for the Fighting..." January 12

  • Rutgers’ leading rusher and receiver in 2018 to transfer to Virginia Tech

    NBC Sports "By way of Rutgers, the Virginia Tech football roster has seen a rather significant infusion of backfield talent. After playing in the first four games of the 2019 season, Raheem Blackshear, a team captain, opted to sideline himself for the remainder of the campaign in..." January 11

  • Clemson coaches praise Joe Burrow: 'It makes you sick watching the tape'

    The Score "LSU star quarterback Joe Burrow was unsurprisingly a hot topic Saturday when Clemson's coaches gathered for College Football Playoff Media Day. Dabo Swinney, head coach of the ACC champion Tigers, praised the reigning Heisman winner and explained the..." January 11

  • Ed Orgeron Has Funny Reaction to Dabo Swinney's Rocky IV Analogy Ahead of National Championship Game

    Sportsnaut "Dabo Swinney has been telling his Clemson players that they have a chance to have a Rocky IV moment against LSU in the national championship game, with the Tigers being Drago. " January 11

  • Reaction: Georgia makes splash with QB Jamie Newman

    247 Sports "Georgia has landed former Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman from the NCAA transfer portal on Friday night, giving the three-time defending SEC East champions four scholarship players at the position entering spring practice in 2020. Following Jake Fromm's departure to the..." January 11

  • Notre Dame Football: QB Phil Jurkovec is visiting Boston College

    One Foot Down "According to a 247 report former Notre Dame Fighting Irish quarterback, Phil Jurkovec, is visiting the Boston College Eagles this weekend. Jurkovec recently put his name in the transfer portal and is wasting little time in his search for a new home...." January 11

  • LSU Cancels Classes For National Championship Game Against Clemson

    TMZ "PARTY TIME IN THE BAYOU!!!! LSU just announced it's canceling ALL of its classes on both Monday AND Tuesday so students can rage their faces off for the National Championship Game against Clemson!! The Tigers are set to play the Tigers on Monday ... and in anticipation..." January 10

  • Dabo Swinney obscuring how great this Clemson run has been with his rants

    USA Today "Of all the potential outcomes from Clemson’s first burst onto the national championship stage at this time four years ago, we’ve got to admit that annoying dynasty is the one we never saw coming.  But if Clemson beats No. 1 LSU in Monday night’s College Football..." January 10

  • Ex-LSU AD Joe Alleva claims he didn't want Jimbo Fisher, chose Ed Orgeron over Tom Herman

    CBS Sports "Joe Alleva resigned as the athletic director at LSU in April 2019, but his legacy lives on. It was Alleva who was at the helm as LSU's athletic department navigated through the rocky waters of the end of the Les Miles era, flirtation with then-Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher and..." January 10

  • Joe Burrow and the history of Heisman Trophy winners in the College Football Playoff

    College Football Talk "On Mondy night against Clemson, LSU quarterback Joe Burrow will have a chance to make a little bit more history in what has already been a historic season. When Burrow leads LSU in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Monday night in New Orleans, he will attempt..." January 10

  • Clemson's Dabo Swinney era almost didn't happen & more fun facts you didn't know about the coach

    Sporting News "Dabo Swinney has turned Clemson into a college football powerhouse. The Tigers have won two national titles in four seasons and will look to add a third when they face LSU on Monday in the College Football Playoff national championship game. While Swinney is loved by..." January 10

  • Georgia, star QB Jamie Newman a 'likely match'

    Sportsnaut "After announcing at the end of the year that he entered the transfer portal, former Wake Forest Demon Deacons quarterback Jamie Newman could reportedly be targeting the Georgia Bulldogs as his potential landing spot. According to The Athletic’s Seth Emerson, Newman and the..." January 10

  • Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence addresses the possibility of leaving after title game

    USA Today "In theory, Clemson star quarterback Trevor Lawrence could have some serious options to consider after he plays the final game of his sophomore season Monday against LSU for the national championship. Should he return to Clemson for his third season of college football? Or could he..." January 09

  • Odell Beckham Jr. sends LSU players new Beats, inspirational message ahead of title game

    College Football Talk "Move over, LeBron James, as Odell Beckham Jr. is getting in on the gifting action. Monday night, top-ranked LSU will square off with No. 3 Clemson in the College Football Playoff championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in New Orleans.  The ACC Tigers..." January 09

  • Clemson vs. LSU Game Security Will Include Fighter Jet Patrol

    TMZ "The Clemson vs. LSU championship game on Monday will be one of "the more secure places in America" -- with fighter jets patrolling the skies -- so says Sen. Marco Rubio. With Iran vowing revenge on the U.S. -- and reportedly offering an $80 MILLION bounty..." January 08

  • Rocky Long has interest in Syracuse defensive coordinator job?

    Yardbarker "Here’s an odd report to consider: Rocky Long is said to be shopping himself for defensive coordinator jobs, including the one at Syracuse. Yahoo’s Pete Thamel shared the report on Monday and said Long is visiting Syracuse, where Dino Babers has a vacancy. " January 06

  • President Donald Trump expected to attend LSU-Clemson national championship game

    College Football Talk "It looks as though President Donald Trump is about to attend his third college football game this season. According to The Advocate, the president is expected to be attending the national championship game between LSU and Clemson on Monday, Jan. 13 at the..." January 04

  • Miami hires Rhett Lashlee away from SMU to be offensive coordinator

    Larry Brown Sports "The Miami Hurricanes indicated they had plans to make big offensive changes going into 2020, and they have done so with an offensive coordinator hire. The Hurricanes are set to hire Rhett Lashlee as their new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, The Miami Herald’s Barry..." January 03

  • Georgia Tech signee Bryce Gowdy's mom speaks on him "Talking Crazy" & what led to his tragic suicide

    Total Pro Sports "A 17-year-old football player who was set to start college at Georgia Tech next week tragically lost his life, and authorities have since ruled it a suicide. Bryce Gowdy was hit by a freight train just after 4 a.m. Monday in Deerfield Beach, Florida, he was taken to a hospital where he later..." January 02

  • Death of 2020 Georgia Tech signee hit by freight train ruled a suicide

    College Football Talk "The horrific death of a 2020 Georgia Tech signee by train has taken a turn toward the unimaginable. Monday, Tech confirmed that Bryce Gowdy had died earlier in the day.  While the school didn’t reveal the cause of death, multiple media outlets reported that..." January 01

  • Standout Players From New Year's Eve Bowl Games

    Sportsnaut "The college football season provided fans with a bittersweet day on Tuesday. An entertaining five-game slate of bowl games on New Year’s Eve, the final football games of 2019. While it’s sad to see football end in 2019, the year ended with a bang thanks to some incredible..." January 01

  • Kirk Herbstreit responds to Ohio State fans after overturned call

    247 Sports "Kirk Herbstreit understands the frustrations Ohio State fans have following Saturday's loss to Clemson in the College Football Playoff, a game marred by two controversial flags that were ultimately detrimental to the Buckeyes' chances at unseating the defending national..." January 01

  • Family of Clemson's RB Travis Etienne receiving threats ahead of national title game against LSU

    Greenville Online "Donnetta Etienne, the mother of Clemson football star running back Travis Etienne, is being inundated with plenty of negative talk prior Clemson’s showdown against LSU in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Jan. 13 in New Orleans. The Etiennes live in..." January 01

  • Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman enters transfer portal to play next season as a graduate transfer

    CBS Sports "Quarterback Jamie Newman intends to leave Wake Forest after recently earning his bachelors degree, coach Dave Clawson announced on Tuesday.  "Jamie informed me today that he will finish his eligibility at another school as a graduate transfer,"..." January 01

  • Former 5-star, Miami RB Lorenzo Lingard enters transfer portal

    247 Sports "Miami sophomore running back Lorenzo Lingard has entered the NCAA transfer portal, per a source. Lingard, who was a five-star recruit according to the 247Sports Composite in the 2018 recruiting class, played in just two games during the 2019 season.  According..." December 31

  • Virginia Tech, Kentucky Wildcats Separated Before Belk Bowl; Punches Thrown At Wildcats' Coach, QB

    Total Pro Sports "This is shaping up to be the most intense Belk Bowl in Belk Bowl history. Hours before the start of the bowl game between the Virginia Tech Hokies and Kentucky Wildcats, players from both teams had to be separated before a massive brawl broke out, and it was close. " December 31

  • Marvin Wilson, Tamorrion Terry announce return to Florida State

    ESPN "Florida State defensive tackle Marvin Wilson and receiver Tamorrion Terry announced Monday they will return to school next season, giving new coach Mike Norvell a major boost as he begins to rebuild the program. Wilson was one of the top-rated defensive..." December 31

  • Big Ten supervisor of officials: Fumble return for TD should have stood in Ohio State-Clemson game

    CBS Sports "A third-quarter fumble returned for a touchdown by No. 2 Ohio State in the 2019 Fiesta Bowl should not have been overturned and instead should have been allowed to stand, Big Ten supervisor of officials Bill Carollo tells CBS Sports just days after the College..." December 31

  • Trevor Lawrence: Targeting Hit Sparked Clemson Comeback Win Over Ohio State

    Sportsnaut "During Saturday’s Fiesta Bowl against Ohio State, Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was plastered on a targeting hit from Buckeyes defensive back Shaun Wade. Wade was ejected from the game for the egregious helmet-to-helmet hit, and at the time, it seemed like Lawrence..." December 31

  • Urban Meyer's Wife Rips ESPN Anchor Over 'Family' Jab

    TMZ ""Look at Urban Meyer. He was going to spend time with his family, went to this game instead." That's a comment an ESPN anchor made on-air during a highlight package of Ohio State's game against Clemson on Saturday ... and it had Urban Meyer's wife..." December 31

  • Tim Tebow believes 'underdog card is real' for Clemson, Dabo Swinney

    Sporting News "SEC Network analyst Tim Tebow knows what Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is doing. No. 3 Clemson (14-0) is a 6.5-point underdog against No. 1 LSU (14-0) for the upcoming College Football Playoff championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in New Orleans. Clemson will be in..." December 31

  • Clemson will use five-star QB recruit DJ Uiagalelei as scout-team Joe Burrow in practice

    USA Today "Clemson five-star commit DJ Uiagalelei will get the opportunity to make an impact on the Tigers' national title pursuits before officially donning orange and purple.  The 18-year-old high school senior quarterback from Bellflower, California, will arrive on campus..." December 31

  • Trevor Lawrence's Development as a Runner Makes Him Impossible to Defend

    12 Up "Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has improved upon his magical freshman season as a passer, as his total yards, yards per attempt, touchdowns, and passer rating have all improved in his second season as a Tiger. And while his arm talent is well known, his 67-yard touchdown..." December 31

  • Incoming Georgia Tech freshman Bryce Gowdy dies

    ESPN "Incoming Georgia Tech freshman receiver Bryce Gowdy has died, the school confirmed Monday. According to the Broward Sheriff's Office, a freight train hit Gowdy early Monday morning in his hometown of Deerfield Beach, Florida. Gowdy, 17, was taken to Broward..." December 30

  • Ryan Day seems ticked off about controversial calls by referees in Ohio State loss

    Larry Brown Sports "A couple of huge calls in Saturday’s Fiesta Bowl went Clemson’s way, and Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day was not thrilled about them. During his halftime interview, Day brought up the targeting call on Shaun Wade that helped pave the way for the..." December 29

  • Ratings for Ohio State vs Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl Were Through the Roof

    12 Up "The Fiesta Bowl showdown between Ohio State and Clemson was one for the ages. It featured two stellar teams, some questionable officiating and an ending that practically nobody could have seen coming. And if there was any doubt that it wasn't a massive hit, look no..." December 29

  • Another top Miami Hurricanes starter to forgo his senior season and enter the NFL Draft

    Miami Herald "Another Miami Hurricanes football player is departing a year early for the NFL Draft. And he’s a good one in every way. University of Miami starting junior tailback DeeJay Dallas, who traveled to Shreveport, Louisiana but missed Thursday’s Independence Bowl..." December 28

  • Citing ‘unforeseen off-field circumstances,’ Miami CB Trajan Bandy declares for draft

    College Football Talk "The upheaval in South Florida continues, with Miami cornerback Trajan Bandy the latest to abandon ship. On Instagram Friday, Bandy announced that he is forgoing his senior season to enter the 2020 NFL Draft.  The defensive back cited “a number of unforeseen off..." December 28

  • DE Scott Patchan announces he has been granted 6th year by NCAA

    247 Sports "The Miami Hurricanes got some good news that pertain to the 2020 defense on Friday. Senior defensive end Scott Patchan announced on social media that he was granted a sixth year of eligibility to play for the Hurricanes in 2020. “For those who keep asking,”..." December 28

  • Family feud at the Fiesta Bowl: ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit having 'surreal' week

    USA Today "These are pretty strange times for the family of ESPN broadcaster Kirk Herbstreit. Battle lines have been drawn. On one side are his identical 19-year-old twin sons, Jake and Tye. Both are non-scholarship freshman football players for Clemson, which plays Ohio State Saturday in a..." December 28

  • Watch: Military Bowl Mascot Race Is Even Wilder Than You Think

    Sportsnaut "While the College Football Playoff gets all of the attention and many are excited for Saturday’s Peach Bowl and Fiesta Bowl, the Military Bowl provided something for everyone to enjoy on Friday – a mascot race that came with big hits. During a break in Friday’s bowl..." December 27

  • Miami AD stands behind HC Manny Diaz after Independence Bowl loss

    The Score "The Miami Hurricanes capped a disappointing season with a 14-0 Independence Bowl loss to Louisiana Tech on Thursday, but despite the defeat, school athletic director Blake James remains supportive of head coach Manny Diaz. " December 27

  • Miami would not mind if Jarren Williams transfers

    Larry Brown Sports "The Miami Hurricanes suffered an embarrassing loss on Thursday, falling 14-0 to Louisiana Tech in the Independence Bowl. The Canes made it clear they did not want to be there, which was confirmed by quarterback Jarren Williams. Williams told Don Bailey Jr. on WQAM: “We were..." December 27

  • Dan Enos officially out as Miami Hurricanes offensive coordinator

    Sun Sentinel "The Miami Hurricanes announced that offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Dan Enos was fired on Friday, one day after UM was shut out in a 14-0 loss to Louisiana Tech in the Independence Bowl. Enos’ time at Miami lasted just one season as Miami went 6-7. The..." December 27

  • Travis Etienne is the overlooked star of the Clemson offense with some help from Popeyes

    USA Today "Before she departed Louisiana to watch her son play in the Fiesta Bowl this week, Donnetta Etienne planned to do some research about the game’s location near Phoenix. She needed to know where to find the nearest Popeyes restaurant. This was very important. “We..." December 27

  • Ohio State vs. Clemson, Fiesta Bowl 2019: Five keys to help you pick the Buckeyes vs. Tigers game

    CBS Sports "There seems to be a hint of a rivalry in the Fiesta Bowl College Football Playoff semifinal. The last time these teams met, it was in this very location three years ago in the last Fiesta Bowl semifinal. Clemson won 31-0 on its way to its first national championship. In 2014,..." December 27

  • Dabo Swinney says he is not in favor of CFB Playoff expansion

    Larry Brown Sports "Clemson would have been left out of the College Football Playoff this year if the season ended when the first official rankings were released, and Dabo Swinney was openly irritated about that. However, it was not enough to make him think the playoff field needs to be expanded. There..." December 27

  • UNC quarterback Sam Howell focused on different record for Tar Heels in 2020

    Sporting News "North Carolina quarterback Sam Howell arrived earlier than expected. He broke the FBS true freshman record with 35 passing touchdowns; a total he should add to in the Friday matchup against Temple in the Military Bowl. That was part of a 3,347-yard passing season that saw him..." December 26

  • Report: Miami, OC Dan Enos expected to part ways after bowl game

    247 Sports "Miami and offensive coordinator Dan Enos are expected to part ways after the Independence Bowl against Louisiana Tech on Thursday (4:00 p.m., ESPN) according to a report. "Barring a significant change in plans, the Miami Hurricanes and offensive coordinator Dan..." December 26

  • Clemson TE Braden Galloway maintains innocence as ban ends

    ESPN " Clemson tight end Braden Galloway, who is set to play against Ohio State in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl after serving a one-year suspension for a positive drug test, said in his first comments since the suspension..." December 26

  • Report: Mississippi State Makes QB Change Before Music City Bowl Following Fight

    Sportsnaut "Just days before the Mississippi State Bulldogs will take the field to face the Louisville Cardinals in the Music City Bowl, the Bulldogs’ coaching staff has reportedly made another change at quarterback following a fight between teammates earlier this month. According to..." December 26

  • Miami hasn’t made decision on starting QB for Hurricanes’ bowl game

    College Football Talk "When it comes to who Miami will start at quarterback for the Hurricanes’ bowl game, everyone is in wait-and-see mode. Last week, an eyebrow was raised when Miami acknowledged its quarterback competition remains open. The other eyebrow was raised when it was confirmed..." December 25

  • Ohio State QB Justin Fields Says Knee Injury Is at 80-85% Ahead of Clemson Game

    Bleacher Report "Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields still isn't fully healed from a knee injury that has been bothering him throughout the 2019 season.   Speaking to reporters Tuesday, Fields said his left knee is between 80-85 percent heading into Saturday's..." December 25

  • Why Clemson-Ohio State Could Be the Best Matchup in College Football Playoff History

    12 Up "Once the college football regular season reached its conclusion (and, let's be honest, well before its official wrap-up date), many fans dedicated their sporting lives to waiting with bated breath for the potential College Football Playoff matchups. While Jalen Hurts' shot at LSU..." December 25

  • Florida State LB Amari Gainer escapes injury in car wreck that totaled his Dodge Dart

    NBC Sports "It appears that Florida State and Amari Gainer have an extra special reason to be thankful this holiday season. According to Jim Henry of the Tallahassee Democrat, Gainer escaped injury after being involved in a car wreck over the weekend. The..." December 24

  • Ohio State Restaurant Trolls Clemson Ahead Of CFP Game

    Sportsnaut "The Ohio State Buckeyes and Clemson Tigers will do battle in one of the two College Football Semifinal matchups Dec. 28 in the Fiesta Bowl. This should be a heck of a game between the defending champs and a Ohio State squad that dominated its opponents during the regular..." December 24

  • Oregon State suing Georgia Tech AD over buyout

    NBC Sports "There’s only one Pac-12/ACC matchup this bowl season but the far more interesting meeting between the two leagues might be taking place in a court room and not between the lines. As reported by the Oregonian, Oregon State has sued former athletic director and current..." December 23

  • Arkansas names former Florida State OC Kendal Briles to same position

    CBS Sports "Arkansas coach Sam Pittman announced a big addition to his staff on Monday when it was announced that Kendal Briles will be the new offensive coordinator of the Razorbacks. Briles, 37, spent last season as the offensive coordinator at Florida Stateunder former coach Willie..." December 23

  • Clemson must bring a crowd to stop Ohio State's J.K. Dobbins in College Football Playoff semifinal

    USA Today "While studying film in preparation for the Fiesta Bowl College Football Playoff semifinal, Clemson linebacker Chad Smith noticed a recurring theme. Wherever Ohio State running J.K. Dobbins carried the ball, he drew a crowd. “You normally don't see that type of..." December 23

  • Miami football honors Colby Singletary’s memory with preferred walk-on offer

    Palm Beach Post "Colby Singletary’s dream had always been to play Division I college football at the University of Miami. Singletary, the talented linebacker and two-time state wrestling champion for Palmetto Ridge, died in a July car accident in Golden Gate Estates. But his dream lived on..." December 19

  • Pitt adds transfer tight end from Florida

    NBC Sports "If there’s one thing Pitt knows about, it’s transfer tight ends — and transfers from Florida, period. On his personal Twitter account Monday, Lucas Krull announced that he will be transferring to Pitt.  Krull will be leaving Florida as a graduate..." December 17

  • Clemson's No. 1 recruiting class sets the table for a modern football dynasty

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF "The Clemson football program sits on the cusp of its first-ever top-ranked recruiting class, the latest sign that a program on a 28-game winning streak could be transitioning toward becoming a dynasty.   Heading into the early signing period Wednesday, the Tigers rank..." December 17

  • Louisville OL Mekhi Becton To Enter Draft

    Louisville Courier-Journal "Louisville offensive tackle Mekhi Becton has entered the NFL draft and will forego his senior season.   Becton, winner of the 2019 Jacobs Blocking Trophy — given to the ACC’s most outstanding blocker — announced his decision on..." December 17

  • University of Miami receiver Jeff Thomas declares for draft

    NBC Sports "University of Miami receiver Jeff Thomas announced on social media Friday that he is turning pro. He will forgo his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL Draft. Thomas will not play in the Independence Bowl on Dec. 26 against Louisiana Tech. He made 83 receptions for..." December 14

  • Report: Boston College 'Close' to Finalizing Deal With Jeff Hafley as Next Head Coach

    SI "The Boston College head coaching search seemingly won’t be going on for much longer.  According to Yahoo! Sports’s Pete Thamel, the Eagles are “close” to finalizing an agreement with Ohio State co-defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley as its next head football..." December 14

  • Virginia Tech nabs ex-Minnesota coach, Wazzu DC Tracy Claeys as LB coach, Darryl Tapp returns to Blacksburg too

    NBC Sports "We all knew big changes were in store for Virginia Tech’s defense given the forthcoming retirement of longtime coordinator Bud Foster but that was far from the only name that was going to be replaced in 2020 and beyond for the team. The Hokies confirmed a number of..." December 13

  • Adam Fuller joins Mike Norvell as defensive coordinator at FSU

    247 Sports "Florida State is adding Adam Fuller to its staff under Mike Norvell, Noles247 has learned. The Commercial-Appeal reports that Fuller's role will be as defensive coordinator.  Fuller was the defensive coordinator under..." December 13

  • Dabo Swinney brings back the disrespect narrative for the College Football Playoff

    Larry Brown Sports "Did you really think that Clemson coach Dabo Swinney would lay off the disrespect narrative after his team made the College Football Playoff? Swinney said during Thursday’s College Football Playoff news conference that he was fueling up the “ROY Bus,” a term he..." December 13

  • Is Trevor Lawrence Going to Sit Out the Entire 2020 Season?

    The Spun "Trevor Lawrence has up to two more games to play this season. Clemson is set to take on Ohio State in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Fiesta Bowl. If the Tigers win that game, they’ll advance to the national championship. One sports marketing expert believes those..." December 12

  • Why Trevor Lawrence is unlikely to ever win a Heisman Trophy

    247 Sports "Trevor Lawrence is arguably the best quarterback in a generation. He’s 24-0 as a starter and improved in nearly every way between his freshman and sophomore seasons. That means the preseason Heisman co-favorite is heading to New York City as a finalist, right?..." December 12

  • Florida State coach Mike Norvell confirms he won't coach Cotton Bowl in farewell letter to Memphis

    CBS Sports "When No. 17 Memphis takes on No. 10 Penn State in the Cotton Bowl, it will not have coach Mike Norvell walking the sidelines for a final time. In a farewell letter written for the Daily Memphian, Norvell announced that he would not be able to coach the Tigers on Dec. 28..." December 10

  • Let the debate begin: Trevor Lawrence vs. Justin Fields for the Fiesta Bowl

    247 Sports "The 2019 Fiesta Bowl isn’t short on intriguing storylines. Ohio State is attempting to halt Clemson’s quest for back-to-back titles. The Buckeyes will try to avenge a 31-0 loss to the Tigers in the 2016 Fiesta Bowl. Chase Young and Trevor..." December 10

  • Clemson Will Keep Proving Itself To You People

    The Big Lead "The college football industrial complex keeps dealing Dabo Swinney the disrespect card. He keeps playing it for his team. It's a bit pedantic but certainly understandable considering the situation. After all, just many consecutive games does a side have to win before they are given the..." December 10

  • Boston College’s A.J. Dillon To Skip Senior Season And Bowl Game, Declare For NFL Draft

    CBS Boston "The collegiate career for running back A.J. Dillon is over. It’s on the NFL. Dillon will not play in BC’s bowl game this year, and he will skip his senior season in order to enter the 2020 NFL Draft. Dillon made the announcement in a statement released by the..." December 10

  • Clemson OC Jeff Scott likely to become next USF coach

    247 Sports "Bulls247 and Clemson247 have learned that Clemson offensive coordinator Jeff Scott is likely to become the fifth head coach in USF history. Sources have told Bulls247 that Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly travelled with Scott during the Tigers ACC Championship..." December 09