Category Archives: NCAA

  • Arkansas State adds Alcorn State to 2012 Football Schedule

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    Arkansas StateAlcorn StateThe Arkansas State Red Wolves have added the Alcorn State Braves to their 2012 football schedule, Arkansas State Director of Athletics Dr. Dean Lee announced Wednesday.

    Arkansas State will host Alcorn State at ASU Stadium in Jonesboro on September 22, 2012. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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  • Report: BYU invited to join Big East Conference

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    Big EastThe BYU Cougars have been invited to join the Big East Conference, Deseret News has reported. BYU would join the Big East in football only.

    Jim Williams of the Washington Examiner told the Deseret News that his sources indicate “an invitation has been extended and that BYU officials are in favor of a move to the Big East.” Read Full Story »

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  • Florida Gators add UMass Minutemen to 2016 Football Schedule

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    UMassFloridaThe Florida Gators have added the UMass Minutemen to their 2016 football schedule, the Palm Beach Post has reported.

    Florida will host UMass at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville on a date to be announced. The game will be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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  • UCLA Bruins to play Texas Longhorns at Cowboys Stadium in 2014

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    Cowboys StadiumThe UCLA Bruins will play the Texas Longhorns at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, the Los Angeles Times has reported.

    UCLA and Texas are set to play on September 13, 2014. The Bruins and Longhorns have met six times with the series tied at three games each.

    The two schools recently completed a home-and-home series. UCLA won 34-12 in Austin in 2010 and Texas won 49-20 in Los Angeles earlier this season. Read Full Story »

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    Featured College Football Games – Week 11 TV Schedule

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    FBSchedules.comThe no. 6 Oregon Ducks at the no. 3 Stanford Cardinal highlights week 11 of the 2011 college football season. ESPN Gameday will broadcast live from the site of the game in Palo Alto, California.

    Other big games this weekend include (10) Virginia Tech at (20) Georgia Tech, (19) Nebraska at (12) Penn State, and (24) Auburn at (14) Georgia. Read Full Story »

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    UCLA Bruins to play football game at Cowboys Stadium

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    Cowboys StadiumThe UCLA Bruins are close to finalizing a deal to play a football game at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, UCLA athletics director Dan Guerrero announced on his weekly blog.

    UCLA is expected to make an official announcement in the next few days. No other specifics were revealed, such as the date and opponent. Read Full Story »

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  • Joe Paterno to retire at end of season

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    Joe PaternoPenn State head football coach Joe Paterno will retire at the end of the 2011 season, he announced today in a statement. Penn State and former assistant Jerry Sandusky are embroiled in child sex abuse allegations.

    Paterno, nicknamed “JoePa,” has been head coach of the Nittany Lions since 1966 and is the only FBS coach to reach 400 victories. His current overall coaching record is 409-136-3. In bowl games, Paterno is 24-12-1 and has won two national championships (1982, 1986) and three Big Ten championships (1994, 2005, 2008). Read Full Story »

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  • Report: UCF and Oklahoma working on Home-and-home Football Series

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    UCFOklahomaThe UCF Knights and the Oklahoma Sooners are close to finalizing a home-and-home football series, UCFSports.com has reported.

    The series would begin next year at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando. UCF would then travel to Norman to face Oklahoma in 2013. The games would be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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  • Will the SEC move to a Nine-Game Conference Football Schedule?

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    SECWith the addition of Missouri and Texas A&M to the SEC in 2012, there is a possibility that the conference will move to a nine-game conference schedule in the future. But could it be as soon as the 2012 season?

    South Carolina President Harris Pastides thinks so. On Sunday, Pastides told the Daily Gamecock that the SEC will play nine conference football games each year. That means each SEC team would play six games from their division, one permanent crossover game and two rotating games from the opposite division. Read Full Story »

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  • Missouri Tigers to join the SEC in 2012

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    SECThe SEC has announced that they have accepted the Missouri Tigers as their 14th member effective July 1, 2012.

    Missouri is the second school to be added to the Southeastern Conference this year. Texas A&M accepted an invitation to join in September. Read Full Story »

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    2011 Featured College Football Games – Week 10 TV Schedule

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    FBSchedules.comThe no. 1 LSU Tigers at the no. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide highlights week ten of the 2011 college football season. ESPN Gameday will broadcast live from the site of the game in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

    Other big games this weekend include (10) South Carolina at (8) Arkansas, (17) Kansas State at (3) Oklahoma State, Louisville at (24) West Virginia and Texas A&M at (7) Oklahoma. Read Full Story »

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  • Ohio State replaces Cincinnati with UCF on 2012 Football Schedule

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    Ohio StateThe Ohio State Buckeyes have replaced Cincinnati with UCF on their 2012 football schedule, BuckeyeExtra.com has reported.

    Ohio State will host the UCF Knights at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on Sept. 8, 2012. The game will be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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    Pittsburgh and UCF cancel 2012 Football Game; Knights may face Ohio State

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    The Pittsburgh Panthers and the UCF Knights have cancelled their 2012 football game, The Orlando Sentinel has reported.

    UCF was scheduled to travel to Pittsburgh on September 8, 2012. Due to realignment, the Panthers asked to cancel the agreement and the Knights agreed. Read Full Story »

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  • West Virginia to join Big 12 Conference in 2012

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    Big 12The West Virginia Mountaineers have accepted an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference, it was announced today.

    West Virginia will become a full member of the Big 12 on July 1, 2012. Their current conference, the Big East, requires a 27-month waiting period before leaving. The release indicates that the Mountaineers will be able to bypass that hurdle. Read Full Story »

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    2011 Featured College Football Games – Week 9 TV Schedule

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    Michigan State at Nebraska highlights week nine of the 2011 college football season. Other big games include Florida vs. Georgia, Oklahoma at Kansas State, Clemson at Georgia Tech and Wisconsin at Ohio State.

    ESPN Gameday will broadcast live from Los Angeles, California, the site of the Pac-12 contest between the Stanford Cardinal and the USC Trojans. Read Full Story »

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