Florida State ranked No. 1 for first time since 2000
Florida State was voted the No. 1 team in the FBS Sunday for the first time since Oct. 1, 2000. The Seminoles are heavily favored against Duke in the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference championship game and are 60 minutes from a berth in the BCS title game.
ASU's Todd Graham wins Pac-12 Coach of the Year
Arizona State's run to the Pac-12 Championship game has earned the Sun Devils plenty of hardware.
Todd Graham was named the Pac-12 coach of the year on Monday and defensive end Will Sutton became the second player to repeat as defensive player of the year after leading the 11th-ranked Sun Devils to 10 wins and a spot in the Pac-12 title game on Saturday.
No. 3 Auburn players say it's more pluck than luck
Don't call the Auburn Tigers lucky.
The third-ranked Tigers have navigated a season of close calls and amazing finishes to make it into Saturday's Southeastern Conference championship game against No. 5 Missouri.
Sooners weigh QBs for Bedlam showdown
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said nothing during his weekly press conference on Monday to indicate he wouldn't start Trevor Knight at quarterback Saturday at No. 6 Oklahoma State.
Knight played well in relief in a 48-10 win over Iowa State and as the starter in a 41-31 win at Kansas State two weeks ago.
Bell, who has started eight games this season for No. 18 Oklahoma (9-2, 6-2 Big 12) left the Iowa State game after suffering a concussion and wasn't available against Kansas State.
Big 12 championship Saturday without a title game
The Big 12 will have its own championship Saturday, even without a title game.
Both remaining regular-season games in the conference's round-robin schedule have championship implications, providing for quite a closing doubleheader.
Auburn stunner brings up tale of Elon back in '60
Auburn's Chris Davis taking a missed Alabama field-goal try back for the game-winning touchdown on the final play of the Iron Bowl was the talk of college football and may be the play of the year.
A game-winner in a showdown with national title implications? Surely a first. But not the first game-winner of its kind.
Washington left with unexpected coaching search
Based on his limited statement, Washington athletic director Scott Woodward is quickly moving ahead with trying to find a new football coach.
Washington was left in need Monday after Steve Sarkisian took the head coaching job at USC after five seasons of rebuilding the Huskies from an winless program and taking them to a bowl game in four of his five years.
Big Ten reprimands Pelini, fines Nebraska for comment
Bo Pelini will have to pay for his latest rant.
The Big Ten Conference on Monday issued a public reprimand of the Cornhuskers' head coach and fined the university $10,000 for Pelini's comments about the officiating in a loss to Iowa last week.
Big Ten reprimands Ohio State, Marcus Hall after fight
The Big Ten office has decided not to suspend any players or coaches for their actions in the wake of a fight in Saturday's game between No. 2 Ohio State and archrival Michigan.
The conference office issued a public reprimand to Buckeyes starting right guard Marcus Hall and the Ohio State coaching staff on Monday.
Sister: Deadly shooting was over 'Bama loss
A woman charged with killing a fellow Alabama fan after the end of last weekend's Iron Bowl football game was angry that the victim and others didn't seem upset over the Crimson Tide's loss to archrival Auburn, said the sister of the slain woman.
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