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Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt has hired former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Chris Weinke to coach the Vols’ running backs, the school announced Wednesday. Pruitt and Weinke worked together last season at Alabama and were a part of the Crimson Tide’s 2017 national championship staff, Pruitt as the defensive coordinator and Weinke as an offensive analyst. Prior
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Mike Patrick has ended his long and distinguished career at ESPN. Patrick began his play-by-play role with the network in 1982. He called his last event on Dec. 30, Iowa State’s 21-20 victory over Memphis in the 2017 AutoZone Liberty Bowl, the network announced Wednesday. Patrick will be at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Wednesday night
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Hampton University, which is leaving the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference for the Big South in July 2018, accused the MEAC of making “unreasonable” and “vindictive” demands of Hampton in the transition. Hampton said Tuesday in a release that the MEAC has refused to sit down to discuss the transition and will not allow Hampton to play
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JONESBORO, Ark. — Arkansas State has sued Miami and is seeking $650,000 in damages for failing to reschedule the football game in Jonesboro that was canceled in September because of concerns about Hurricane Irma. The lawsuit was filed in Craighead County District Court late Friday afternoon, and Arkansas State says Miami has “refused to timely
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Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio’s annual contract extension was approved Friday morning by the school’s board of trustees. Dantonio’s contract with the Spartans now runs through 2024. In 2016, he signed a six-year rolling contract, which stipulates that one year is added to his deal on an annual basis. According to reporters at Friday’s
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Florida Atlantic defensive coordinator Chris Kiffin is leaving for a coaching position with the San Francisco 49ers, a source told ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg. Kiffin’s departure leaves Owls coach and brother Lane Kiffin without the two coordinators who helped guide the team to a Conference USA championship this past season. Kendal Briles left FAU to become
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LINCOLN, Neb. — His late grandfather’s United States Marine Corps ring hangs from the mirror of Zack Darlington’s F-150 XLT SuperCrew pickup truck, alongside the dog tags left over from high school football, adorned with a call to exhibit honor, excellence and effort. No more appropriate representation of Darlington could exist. When the Nebraska quarterback-turned-receiver
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The University of New Mexico Board of Regents voted Tuesday to deny football coach Bob Davie’s appeal of a 30-day suspension, which was the result of a university investigation into alleged misconduct in his program. New Mexico spokeswoman Cinnamon Blair told ESPN that the regents voted to deny Davie’s appeal during executive session on Tuesday.
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