• Jake Haener Leaves the UW Program

    247 Sports "It didn't take long for the dominoes to fall. On Friday afternoon, Washington Head Coach Chris Petersen confirmed the news that junior Jacob Eason had won the starting quarterback job over Jake Haener, Jacob Sirmon, and Dylan Morris. Twenty-four hours later, Haener, the junior from..." August 24

  • Miami suspends starting CB DJ Ivey for season opener against Florida

    Miami Herald "University of Miami cornerback DJ Ivey has been suspended for the Hurricanes’ season opener against the Florida Gators for a violation of team rules. Although University of Miami football coach Manny Diaz said twice this week that he expected all his players to travel to Orlando..." August 24

  • Mississippi State quarterback Keytaon Thompson enters NCAA transfer portal

    USA Today "Joe Moorhead said Thursday that junior quarterback Keytaon Thompson would need to win a game for Mississippi State at some point during the 2019 season.  On Friday, Thompson sent a message that maybe that won't be the case.  One day after Moorhead named..." August 24

  • Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus ruled eligible to play

    ESPN "Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus, recently reinstated to the university and the team after being acquitted of sexual assault charges, will be eligible to play this season for the Badgers. Cephus tweeted the eligibility update and Wisconsin confirmed it to ESPN. Cephus..." August 24

  • Desmond Howard Apologizes For 'Choke a B*tch' Joke on College Gameday

    The Big Lead "College football is back, and so is College Gameday, everyone’s favorite Saturday morning show. The usual crew is already in fine form, as Lee Corso picked Utah to end up in the National Championship and picked Miami to beat Florida as he donned Gators headgear. Desmond Howard..." August 24

  • Nick Saban explains why he invited Ray Rice to speak to Alabama players

    Alabama "Alabama’s had a few noteworthy speakers address the football team this preseason. Figures like Jay Bilas and Mike Tyson have been through the Crimson Tide athletics complex to speak with the team as part of fall camp. Nick Saban on Thursday mentioned in his news conference..." August 24

  • Tennessee Volunteers coach Jeremy Pruitt unsure if Michigan has helped Aubrey Solomon case

    USA Today "When Marquill Osborne decided to leave Tennessee in December and transfer to Charlotte, Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt took action. Pruitt wrote a letter to the NCAA to aid Osborne’s case for immediate eligibility. Whether it had any influence or not, Pruitt does not know. He just..." August 24

  • Sources: UW Huskies junior Jacob Eason wins starting quarterback job

    Seattle Times "It appears the wait is over. Washington appears to have settled on junior Jacob Eason as its starting quarterback, three sources confirmed to The Seattle Times on Thursday, after a report on Twitter earlier Thursday by KJR-AM’s Dave Mahler. Eason — a..." August 23

  • Healthy again, Arizona star quarterback Khalil Tate ready to take college football by storm

    CBS Sports "Two years ago, Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate was college football's darling. The dual-threat wizard came off the bench vs. Colorado on Oct. 6, 2017, and broke off 327 rushing yards -- a single-game FBS record for a quarterback.  He didn't stop..." August 23

  • Mississippi State Hands Out Massive Suspension to 10 Players Over Test-Taking Scandal

    12 Up "The Mississippi State Bulldogs are in hot water with the NCAA, as they find themselves right in the crosshairs of the governing body following another scandal related to the academic standing of their players. The university suspended 10 football players and one..." August 23

  • McKenzie Milton injury gives glimpse into how colleges, athletes deal with growing medical issues

    Orlando Sentinel "McKenzie Milton stretched both feet out in front of him, his injured right leg in a boot, aboard a private plane en route from Orlando to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. “How’s your air ambulance?” his mom, Teresa Milton, asked from behind the camera in a video posted..." August 23

  • Vanderbilt, Georgia to wear patches to raise awareness about sexual and relationship violence

    Yardbarker "When the Vanderbilt Commodores and Georgia Bulldogs take the field on Aug. 31, it will be an opportunity for both teams to not just set expectations for their seasons, but even more importantly to raise awareness about sexual violence and relationship violence awareness. The SEC is..." August 22

  • Notre Dame transfer Brandon Wimbush named starting QB at UCF

    Orlando Sentinel "UCF has named Brandon Wimbush the Knights’ starting quarterback for the season opener against Florida A&M, tapping the seasoned Notre Dame transfer to replace injured veteran McKenzie Milton. Wimbush, redshirt freshman Quadry Jones and true freshman Dillon Gabriel battled..." August 22

  • Michigan HC Jim Harbaugh: 'It's Hard to Beat the Cheaters' in SEC at Recruiting

    Bleacher Report "Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh has never even won a division title in his eight seasons as a college coach, but, to hear him tell it, he is working against a stacked deck.  Jeff Arnold of Forbes reviewed John U. Bacon's book Overtime: Jim..." August 22

  • Quarterback Kasim Hill transfers to Tennessee football from Maryland

    Knoxville News Sentinel "Maryland quarterback Kasim Hill is transferring to Tennessee as a walk-on, a Tennessee spokesperson confirmed Thursday. Hill, a former four-star recruit in the 2017 class, played in 13 games in two seasons at Maryland. Both his freshman and sophomore seasons were cut short by knee..." August 22

  • Pac-12 decides against 9 a.m. kickoffs this year

    ESPN "The Pac-12 has decided not to move forward with any 9 a.m. PT kickoffs this season, but is open to revisiting the idea in the future, a conference spokesman confirmed Wednesday. Andrew Walker, the Pac-12's vice president for public affairs, said schools needed more time to plan..." August 22

  • Manny Diaz confirms QB Tate Martell is open to a position change

    College Football Talk "So there you have it.  Sort of. Instead of bringing it on and competing with Georgia transfer Justin Fields for the starting quarterback job, Tate Martell hightailed it out of Ohio State earlier this offseason and ultimately landed at..." August 21

  • Report: West Virginia LB VanDarius Cowan suspended four games

    247 Sports "VanDarius Cowan, the talented transfer from the University of Alabama, has been suspended for the first four games of the regular season, 247Sports has learned. A source said the linebacker is sidelined by NCAA eligibility issues and will not play in games against James Madison,..." August 21

  • JT Daniels Named USC's Starting Quarterback

    SI "Sophomore quarterback JT Daniels has been named USC's starter, coach Clay Helton announced on Tuesday. Daniels beat out Jack Sears, Matt Fink and true freshman Kedon Slovis for the starting position after weeks of close competition. All four quarterbacks led lengthy..." August 21

  • Tanner Mordecai wins Oklahoma backup QB job over Spencer Rattler

    Larry Brown Sports "Oklahoma Sooners head coach Lincoln Riley announced on Monday that Jalen Hurts had won the team’s starting quarterback job. That was expected ever since Hurts moved to Oklahoma from Alabama as a graduate transfer. But that wasn’t the team’s only battle at the..." August 21

  • NCAA denies Marquez Ezzard’s waiver request

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "  Georgia Tech wide receiver Marquez Ezzard’s request for an immediate-eligiblity waiver was turned down. Ezzard, a Stockbridge High grad who transferred from Miami, made the announcement from his Twitter account Tuesday. “The NCAA has decided to not..." August 21

  • Tennessee State QB Demry Croft charged with six counts of rape, two counts of sexual battery

    USA Today "Demry Croft, who started four games at quarterback for Tennessee State last season, was arrested Monday and charged with six felony counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery stemming from a Dec. 1 incident. Croft, 22, a transfer from Minnesota, missed the last..." August 20

  • Freshman Bo Nix emerges from Auburn QB battle as starter to begin 2019 college football season

    Alabama "The new face of Auburn’s football team has a familiar surname. Bo Nix was named the Tigers’ starting quarterback Tuesday, head coach Gus Malzahn announced, bringing an end to a competition with redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood that lasted throughout the spring and the..." August 20

  • QB Sam Ehlinger's Journey from Heartbreak to Heisman Hopes

    Bleacher Report "She never told him how it tore her heart apart when he collapsed on the floor after hearing the news. He never told her how he grieved, hiding in his room at night and burying tears in a pillow.     When you're going through hell, sometimes it seems like..." August 20

  • Clemson, Alabama stars headline AP preseason All-America team

    The Score "Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team. Lawrence, the first freshman to quarterback to lead a team to a national championship in more than 30 years,..." August 20

  • Tony the Tiger now sponsors a CFB bowl game

    Sportsnaut "It’s grrrrrreat. Tony the Tiger will now be the official sponsor of the Sun Bowl during college football’s 2019 bowl season. We’re not making this up. In fact, the Frosted Flakes pitch cat will sponsor the annual game in El Paso, Texas, this season. A bowl..." August 20

  • The cost of college football recruiting — and winning — is now through the roof

    Louisville Courier-Journal "Coach Kirby Smart’s newest slogan befits a good college football program eager to kick down the door to greatness: “Do more.” During Smart’s tenure at the University of Georgia, those haven't just been words but a financial reality,..." August 20

  • Clemson ranked No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

    The Score "The Associated Press released its annual preseason Top 25, and the defending national champion Clemson Tigers will enter the season ranked No. 1, just ahead of the team they beat in the title game, Alabama. Georgia comes in at the No. 3 slot, with Oklahoma and Ohio State rounding out..." August 19

  • Jalen Hurts officially named starting quarterback for Oklahoma

    Sportsnaut "To nobody’s surprise, Jalen Hurts has been officially named the starting quarterback for the Oklahoma Sooners heading into the 2019 season. The team announced the decision on its official website Monday. Hurts transferred to Oklahoma this past winter by way..." August 19

  • Justin Fields officially named starting QB at Ohio State

    Yahoo! Sports "A piece of news that seemed inevitable is now official: Justin Fields is Ohio State’s starting quarterback. Ryan Day, entering his first season as OSU’s head coach, announced Monday that Fields, the high-profile transfer from Georgia, will lead the offense when..." August 19

  • 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

  • Wisconsin reinstates Quintez Cephus after sexual assault accusation acquittal

    CBS Sports "Wisconsin was the only major college Quintez Cephus could have played for this season. The school took him back Monday after Cephus was acquitted earlier this month on sexual assault charges. Yes, it was complicated. Cephus, a Badgers wide receiver from Macon, Georgia,..." August 19