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Playing 2 seasons in 1 year could take toll on FCS players

North Dakota State has played 16 football games in a season twice and no fewer than 14 every year since 2010. Now imagine the Bison playing 27 or 28 in a calendar year. ...

Terps' hope top-20 recruit class brings improvement on field

The Maryland athletic department slogan is “Fear The Turtle.” In seven seasons in the Big Ten, its football team has scared no one. That might be about to change judging by the recru...

FCS schedules nearly set with season starting in February

One college football season just ended, and another one starts in just over a month. All but a few teams in the Football Championship Subdivision shut down in the fall because of the...

STAT WATCH: Smith's big night ends with SEC, playoff records

Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith finished one of the most productive seasons by a college receiver as the Southeastern Conference's all-time leader in yards and with his name prominent in the Colle...

Smith adds Maxwell Award to collection of postseason honors

Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith of Alabama added to his collection of postseason honors Thursday night, receiving the Maxwell Award as the college football player of the year. Sm...

AP All-Big Ten: Ohio State's Fields, Indiana's Allen honored

Quarterback Justin Fields repeated as offensive player of the year and is joined by three of his teammates on The Associated Press All-Big Ten football team announced Tuesday. Linema...

Humble start leads to Campbell's historic season at Iowa St

Jay Chapman earned his bachelor's and master's degree from Iowa State, was a member of the marching band and has attended all but one home football game since 1986. The president of ...

STAT WATCH: UNC rushing total FBS' highest in 3 seasons

North Carolina's rushing performance against Miami was unlike any seen in the Football Bowl Subdivision in three seasons. Led by Michael Carter and Javonte Williams,...

Gophers, missing 33 players, stun Huskers 24-17 after layoff

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Mohamed Ibrahim ran for two touchdowns following Nebraska turnovers, and a Minnesota team missing nearly three dozen players to COVID-19 protocols or injuries left Memorial Stadiu...

What's my motivation? Stakes low for 2-win Big Ten teams

Minnesota has had its last two games canceled because of COVID-19 issues, more than 20 players will be unavailable for this week's game and the Gophers' best player has opted out. It...

Huskers look to stack wins; Gophers play after virus layoff

It's been hard enough for Scott Frost to find success at Nebraska. Sustaining it has been harder yet. The last three times the Cornhuskers have won, they lost their next game. They'v...

Look-alike teams meet when No. 25 Badgers visit No. 19 Iowa

Kirk Ferentz used Wisconsin as his template when he started building Iowa's program in 1999. Good choice. The Badgers of that period were in the top 10 and going to Rose Bowls, and t...

No. 25 Wisconsin at No. 19 Iowa in Big Ten's premier game

Things to watch during the eighth week of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 25 Wisconsin at No. 19 Iowa The reflex is to make M...

STAT WATCH: TD catches come in bunches for USC's St. Brown

Amon-Ra St. Brown went into Southern California's game against Washington State with no touchdowns in 385 days. It took less than 15 minutes Sunday for him to score four and take the...

Iowa St seniors cap steady climb with home finale vs WVU

As the old man on the roster, Landen Akers has been at Iowa State even longer than fifth-year coach Matt Campbell. The Cyclones occupied the spot next to Kansas at the bottom of the ...