Alabama State will host the annual Turkey Day
Classic again this year, but the game won't be played on Thanksgiving Day.
The three-best teams in the Pioneer
Football League last season had senior quarterbacks, so the development of
newcomers at the sport's most important position is vital in this year's
It wasn't long ago the Tennessee
Volunteers were considered one of the nation's elite programs, having earned a
trip to a bowl game in every season from 1989-2004, including a perfect 1998
campaign en route to the BCS National Championship.
Penn football will play only four home
games as it tries to rebound from a rare losing season.
The Drake University football team will
play an 11-game schedule under first-year coach Rick Fox and seek an 11th
straight winning season this year.
The Big South will have only six teams
for the second consecutive season, but the conference could be even stronger
than last season's terrific campaign.
When it comes to college recruiting, no
high school athlete's commitment is official until the dotted line is signed
on a national letter of intent.
UC Davis football announced an 11-game 2014
schedule on Monday that it called the most difficult in program history.
East Carolina linebacker Jeremy Grove has
decided to end his collegiate career after three seasons due to lingering
Sam Houston State and Eastern Washington will open the
2014 college football season with a nationally televised contest on Aug. 23 in
Greg Gattuso's first season as the University
at Albany head football coach will include a program-record seven home games
and 12 overall in a schedule announced Thursday.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
football coach Russ Huesman has received a three-year contract extension
through the 2018 season.
Incarnate Word football will play a 12-
game schedule as part of its first Southland Conference season this year.
Defensive back Cody Riggs will transfer
from Florida to Notre Dame for the 2014 season and be eligible to play
immediately, Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly announced Wednesday.
North Carolina A&T football will kick off
the 2014 season in the MEAC-SWAC Challenge and host five opponents at home as
part of a 12-game schedule announced on Wednesday.
Two of the top three finishers for the
2013 Walter Payton Award have turned their goals to playing on Sundays.
Georgia safety Josh Harvey-Clemons has been
dismissed from the football team for an unspecified violation of team rules,
head coach Mark Richt announced Tuesday.
After signing a two-year contract with Weber
State, three-time reigning FCS champion North Dakota State announced its first-
ever 12-game regular-season schedule for 2014 on Tuesday.
After conducting a national search for a
new head football coach, Georgetown University promoted interim coach Rob
Sgarlata to the permanent position on Tuesday.
College football has seen an influx of
hurry-up offenses incorporated in recent seasons, but if the NCAA has its way,
the pace of the game could be coming to a halt.
Tennessee at Chattanooga will try to
build on its Southern Conference championship during a 12-game 2014 schedule
announced on Monday.
Delaware State's football program hopes a
difficult non-conference schedule will set itself up well during the Mid-
Eastern Athletic Conference season.
Myron Mixon grew up in Vienna, Georgia. He's earned three World Championship titles and numerous trophies. He says he owes it all to his family and childhood chores.
A thrift store in Eastman brings a new meaning to "retail therapy."
Her family is not releasing details, but in an email to 13WMAZ, Karla Redding-Andrews wrote that her mother "continues to improve each day."
An 18-year-old and a 15-year-old face murder charges in the beating death of an 88-year-old woman.
People in McIntyre are talking about "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo". It's the show shot in the tiny Wilkinson County town.
Welch says Coker's wife spoke to him before he left for Macon last Tuesday and that's the last contact the family had with the 67 year old.
A company that manufactures wood pellets plans to build a $115 million dollar plant in Wilkinson County, that's according to Jonathan Jackson, the county's economic development director.
The Middle Georgia Christmas parade, on Sunday, December 9 at 3:00 p.m., will feature marching bands, floats and of course, the big man in red, himself.
The widow of actor Andy Griffith has gotten a permit to tear down the house where he lived for many years on the North Carolina waterfront, upsetting friends who had hoped it would be preserved.