Wisconsin hires Luke Fickell away from Cincinnati

After leading the Bearcats to unprecedented heights, Fickell takes over a stumbling Badgers program that fired Paul Chryst in October.

By Des BielerNovember 27, 2022
Analysis

Playoff picture getting clearer (college football winners and losers)

Georgia and Michigan have probably locked in playoff spots and TCU and Southern California are in good position.

By Patrick StevensNovember 26, 2022

Michigan does it again, blasts Ohio State to solidify playoff spot

The Wolverines clinch a spot in next weekend’s Big Ten championship in Indianapolis and all but assure themselves of a berth in the College Football Playoff.

By Liz ClarkeNovember 26, 2022

Maryland finishes strong by shutting out Rutgers

The Terps dominated in a 37-0 victory, in large part thanks to quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa and a hapless Scarlet Knights offense.

By Emily GiambalvoNovember 26, 2022

Nebraska names Matt Rhule as its next football coach

Matt Rhule is charged with rebuilding the Cornhuskers after directing turnarounds at Temple and Baylor before departing for the NFL.

By Gene WangNovember 26, 2022

College football on TV: Michigan-Ohio State, Notre Dame-USC are the stars

The last full Saturday of the college football season features a number of rivalry games, some with huge stakes attached.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 26, 2022

Maryland’s fast-rising assistant was mowing the grass six years ago

Mike Miller’s rapid climb up the coaching ladder included stops at Clemson, Alabama and at Charlotte Christian High School, where his duties included cutting grass.

By Emily GiambalvoNovember 25, 2022

Ohio State’s C.J. Stroud: From ‘Little Man’ to Heisman Trophy favorite

The Buckeye's quarterback will get a chance for payback against Michigan on Saturday.

By Liz ClarkeNovember 25, 2022
Analysis

College football Week 13 preview: Sorting out conference title games

For every ACC or SEC that has its matchup set, there’s a Pac-12 going deep into the tiebreaker list.

By Patrick StevensNovember 25, 2022

College football best bets: In Ohio State-Michigan, take the under

Ohio State-Michigan could be another classic rock fight, and the under is the play.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 24, 2022

Seven Michigan State players face charges after tunnel brawl at Michigan

One Spartan was charged with felonious assault and could face several years in prison if convicted, while the other six were charged with misdemeanors.

By Des BielerNovember 23, 2022

College Football Playoff rankings: LSU holds off USC for No. 5 spot

Keeping their spots atop the rankings, after a weekend of close games, were No. 1 Georgia, No. 2 Ohio State, No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 TCU.

By Des BielerNovember 22, 2022

Virginia football team’s final game against Virginia Tech is canceled

The Cavaliers are still mourning the shooting deaths of players Lavel Davis Jr., Devin Chandler and D'Sean Perry.

By Gene WangNovember 22, 2022

Tennessee loses star quarterback Hendon Hooker to torn ACL

Hooker, who led the Volunteers back to national prominence, was a strong contender for the Heisman Trophy before getting hurt during a loss to South Carolina.

By Des BielerNovember 20, 2022

No. 16 Virginia dominates late for another uplifting victory

The Cavaliers remained unbeaten by defeating No. 19 Illinois at a tournament in Las Vegas.

By Gene WangNovember 20, 2022

Caleb Williams and USC catch a wave and ride it to a comeback win over UCLA

The Trojans' quarterback (Gonzaga High) passed for 470 yards and accounted for three touchdowns as No. 7 USC beat UCLA, 48-45, to keep its playoff hopes alive.

By Ben GolliverNovember 20, 2022
Analysis

Kickers save TCU and Michigan (college football winners and losers)

Late field goals keep the Horned Frogs and Wolverines perfect as they chase spots in the College Football Playoff.

By Patrick StevensNovember 20, 2022

Maryland keeps it close, but No. 2 Ohio State finishes the job

The Terrapins had a chance in the fourth quarter, but Taulia Tagovailoa's fumble sealed the deal.

By Emily GiambalvoNovember 19, 2022

Virginia shooting victims honored across college football

Numerous teams honored the legacies of Devin Chandler, D’Sean Perry and Lavel Davis Jr. with helmet decals, moments of silence and other tributes.

By Glynn A. HillNovember 19, 2022
Perspective

At Virginia, a football team and its coach confront the unimaginable

As the University of Virginia mourns, a football team tries to find hope and splendor amid the pain.

By Barry SvrlugaNovember 19, 2022