Tuesday, September 22, 2020

College Sports

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Updated 2 months ago

Big Bend volleyball coach discussed adjusting to later season next year

MOSES LAKE — Big Bend Community College’s volleyball season moved from the first sport to begin to the last one ...

Updated 3 hours, 49 minutes ago
Notre Dame-Wake Forest postponed; Mountain West eyes fall

As the Atlantic Coast Conference worked Tuesday to reschedule another league game postponed because of a COVID-19 outbreak within one of its teams, the Mountain West was zeroing in on a possible late October star...

Updated 5 hours, 28 minutes ago
Mullen's Florida staff receives nearly $500K before pandemic

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen didn’t get a raise or an extension after his team’s 11-2 finish last season. His staff got the money.

Updated 5 hours, 28 minutes ago
Lopers announce 4-game football schedule starting in Oct. 31

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska-Kearney has announced a four-game nonconference football schedule beginning Oct. 31.

Updated 5 hours, 28 minutes ago
Cyclones head into Big 12 opener at TCU in bounce-back mode

Iowa State knows all too well about picking up the pieces after a heartbreaking loss and getting in the right frame of mind for the next game.

Updated 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
No. 4 Georgia to be reunited with popular Pittman in opener

Kirby Smart gives much credit to first-year Arkansas coach Sam Pittman for helping to make No. 4 Georgia an annual contender for the Southeastern Conference championship.

Updated 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
Syracuse's Carrier Dome turns 40 years old, gets new look

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University's Carrier Dome opened 40 years ago with an overflow crowd that set an attendance record that still stands.

Updated 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
TCU names ex transfer Downing starting QB vs Iowa State

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Former transfer Matthew Downing has been named the starting quarterback for TCU's season opener, though last year's starter has also been cleared to play.

Updated 6 hours, 30 minutes ago
New Magnolia State coaches prepare for challenging debuts

Lane Kiffin’s Mississippi home debut was supposed to come against Southeast Missouri State. Mike Leach expected to start his first season at Mississippi State versus New Mexico.

Updated 6 hours, 31 minutes ago
Kansas, K-State try to rebound in Big 12 from Sun Belt blows

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas and Kansas State had plenty of reasons to believe this season would produce another solid brick for the foundation of their programs, despite spring football being scuttled by the cor...

Updated 6 hours, 55 minutes ago
South Carolina looks for improvement from revamped offense

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina now gets to see if changes on offense the Gamecocks have made since last fall will translate into wins.

Updated 6 hours, 55 minutes ago
Vandy coach still mum on starting QB vs No. 10 Texas A&M

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Derek Mason knows who his new starting quarterback is. The Vanderbilt coach just isn't saying, not while looking for every advantage possible in the Commodores' season opener.

Updated 7 hours, 31 minutes ago
Notre Dame-Wake Forest postponed after Irish positive tests

Notre Dame’s game at Wake Forest on Saturday has been postponed after positive COVID-19 tests landed 13 Fighting Irish players in isolation and another 10 in quarantine.

Updated 7 hours, 58 minutes ago
CMU hires Texas associate AD to lead athletic department

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Central Michigan hired Amy Folan to be its athletic director.

Updated 9 hours, 54 minutes ago
Backers pledge $1.65M in push to save Iowa sports programs

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Supporters lobbying to reinstate four recently-eliminated University of Iowa sports programs say they have obtained $1.65 million and counting in pledges if the school decides to keep them ...

Updated 10 hours, 31 minutes ago
No. 5 Florida settles into normal routine, braces for chaos

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen is finally settling into a somewhat normal routine.