Conference USA RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lane Kiffin details messy exit from Tennessee, regrets leaving

    247 Sports "One of the more memorable short-lived rides in program history, Lane Kiffin still wishes things would've ended differently at the University of Tennessee a decade after he unexpectedly bailed on the program for the job at USC. ESPN's Chris Low, who is as tied into the Vols as..." September 19

  • Louisville starting QB Jawon Pass ruled out vs. Western Kentucky

    College Football Talk "An injury suffered in the season opener will impact Louisville in Week 3. Jawon Pass (pictured) suffered what’s only been described as a lower-extremity injury in the season-opening loss to Notre Dame.  It wasn’t severe enough, however, to keep the starting..." September 14

  • Alabama not happy with start time due to heat

    ESPN "Alabama's administration isn't pleased that the Sept. 21 football game against Southern Mississippi will be played at 11 a.m. local time, when temperatures are routinely in excess of 90 degrees this time of year. University President Stuart R. Bell and athletic director Greg..." September 10

  • Ed Orgeron: LSU's Locker Room at Texas Didn't Have Air Conditioning

    Bleacher Report "LSU football not only had to battle a tough team on the road Saturday, but it also had to survive a hot locker room without air conditioning. Head coach Ed Orgeron explained the situation Monday following his team's impressive 45-38 win over Texas. "First..." September 09

  • Rice QB Wiley Green carted off after taking hit to head

    ESPN "Rice freshman quarterback Wiley Green left Friday night's loss to Wake Forest on a backboard after taking a hit to the head in the first quarter in Houston. Owls coach Mike Bloomgren said after the game Green has feeling in all his limbs and the team is..." September 07

  • Lane Kiffin Wants Woman Bulldozing Man In Viral Video To Play Guard For Him At FAU

    Total Pro Sports "It’s amazing what a simple viral video can do for people. On Twitter, a video surfaced showing a rather large woman tossing a man to the ground like he was nothing, then pushing him back down as he got up, and then pushed him into a chair one last time as he tried to get on his..." August 29

  • Five Players Who Can Mount Surprising Heisman Trophy Campaigns

    The Big Lead "No “mid-major” player has won the Heisman in the 21st Century, but these Group of Five superstars deserve to be recognized. Here are five who could play their way to New York City come December. QB Mason Fine, North Texas It’s possible that other squad from..." August 27

  • The 10 college football coaches with the hottest of hot seats entering the season

    USA Today "For every head coach with rock-solid job security — Dabo Swinney and Nick Saban, to name two — there are a couple of dozen firmly on the hot seat heading into the 2019 season. One name in particular stands out: Southern California coach Clay Helton. On the heels of last..." August 19