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.
Macon police arrested a suspect in the shooting death of 78-year old Willie Frank Miller Sr. He was found dead nearly two weeks ago in his West Macon home.
Several local organizations are stepping up to lend families a helping hand
Police say the armed man entered the store with a bandana over his face.
Some Central Georgia groups will hold events in the next few weeks offering school supplies for students.
A Laurens County doctor was hit and killed while jogging with his wife Sunday morning.
A dispatch supervisor says firefighters have left the scene. There are no injuries reported.
Two teens were arrested by Bibb County sheriff's deputies Thursday morning after attempting to flee from authorities in a stolen car.
The accident was on Highway 127 at its intersection with Broken Arrow Trail.
The design and budget for a new Atlanta Falcons stadium have been approved.