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Ed Jenson
December 13, 2017 - 2:23 pm
Mike Ayers announced his retirement today (Wednesday, Dec. 13), concluding a 30-year career as head football coach at Wofford College. For three decades, Ayers guided the Terriers from the NAIA and NCAA Division II ranks to Division I and the Southern Conference. Along the way, the team made...
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Ed Jenson
December 10, 2017 - 7:51 pm
Jonathan Stewart ran for 103 yards and three touchdowns, and the Carolina Panthers snapped the Minnesota Vikings’ eight-game winning streak with a 31-24 victory Sunday. Cam Newton threw for 137 yards and a touchdown and ran for 75 yards as the Panthers (9-4) racked up 216 yards on the ground...
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Ed Jenson
December 09, 2017 - 9:24 pm
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has won the Heisman Trophy, completing a climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players in the history of college football. The brash, flag-planting Sooners star became the sixth Oklahoma player to the win Heisman in one of the most lopsided votes...
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Ed Jenson
December 09, 2017 - 3:13 pm
Easton Stick threw for three first-half touchdowns and ran for another in the second half and second-seeded North Dakota State rolled to a 42-10 win over seventh-seeded Wofford in the FCS quarterfinals on Saturday. Bruce Anderson also ran for two scores in the first half for the Bison (12-1), who...
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Ed Jenson
December 05, 2017 - 2:57 pm
Clemson co-offensive coordinator Tony Elliott is the winner of this year’s Broyles Award, given annually to the top assistant coach in college football. The Tigers averaged 458 yards and 35 points per game on their way to the top spot in the final regular-season Associated Press poll and the No. 1...
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Ed Jenson
December 03, 2017 - 8:02 pm
Rookie sensation Alvin Kamara scored two tackle-shedding touchdowns, New Orleans took advantage of a pair of Carolina special teams gaffes, and the Saints reclaimed sole possession of first place in the NFC South with a 31-21 victory over the Panthers on Sunday. Mark Ingram rushed for 85 yards and...
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Ed Jenson
December 03, 2017 - 6:31 pm
The South Carolina Gamecocks will be going to Florida to play in the Outback Bowl in Tampa. South Carolina will meet Michigan on New Year's day. Both the Gamecocks and Wolverines enter the game at 8 and 4 on the season This is South Carolina’s fifth trip to the Outback Bowl. They are 3-1 in their...
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Ed Jenson
December 03, 2017 - 12:36 pm
The Clemson Tigers are back in the playoffs to defend their championhip. The Tigers, 12 and 1 on the season, are ranked number one and will meet 4th ranked Alabama in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans on New Years day. This will be the third time the two teams have faced off in the College Football...
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Ed Jenson
December 02, 2017 - 8:55 pm
Wofford defeated Furman 28-10 on Saturday afternoon at Gibbs Stadium to advance to the NCAA FCS Quarterfinals. The Terriers scored first and took a 14-10 lead into the half. Wofford scored two touchdowns in the second half and held the Paladins scoreless for the win. Wofford will visit North Dakota...
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