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.
Sooners stand between Cowboys and Big 12 title
No. 6 Oklahoma State has come a long, long way from its head-scratching loss to West Virginia.
The preseason Big 12 favorite is one win from its second league championship in the last three years. A victory would give the Cowboys a share of the title with the winner of the game between No. 9 Baylor and No. 23 Texas. Oklahoma State (10-1, 7-1) would be set for a top BCS game as well.
Behind Franklin, Missouri has reliable Mauk
James Franklin got the better of Johnny Football while helping No. 5 Missouri reach the SEC championship game. He's having an outstanding senior season, going 8-0 as the starting quarterback for one of the nation's best offenses.
Sarkisian no consolation prize for USC
Kevin Sumlin. Chris Petersen. James Franklin.
Those were the names most often mentioned as candidates to be the next coach at Southern California - but none of them is.
Trojans athletic director Pat Haden hired Steve Sarkisian away from Washington on Monday and many USC fans are feeling as if they've been given a consolation prize. Not quite the home-run hire they were expecting. And Huskies fans didn't seem too broken up by Sark's departure.
Woman charged in post-game shooting free on bond
A woman charged with shooting and killing a fellow Alabama football fan moments after the Iron Bowl has been released from jail.
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