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  • Another November of playoff contention for CNU football

    When Matt Kelchner nodded off Sunday evening, the Baltimore Ravens led the Pittsburgh Steelers 7-0 early in the second quarter. Pittsburgh was set to punt for the fourth time in as many possessions, and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was adjusting his jaw...
  • FSU, Alabama among those who face challenges on road to college football's Final Four

    FSU, Alabama among those who face challenges on road to college football's Final Four
    The path to the College Football Playoff is a winding road and there are still twists and turns that need to be maneuvered before we find out who will make the final four. Take a closer look at the 10 teams in the playoff picture and the potential...
  • 4-warned: Final week did little to sort out College Football Playoff

    Alabama and Oregon locked up the top two bids easily, and early. The hard part is now being finalized on lockdown in Grapevine, Texas, where a 12-person selection committee, ensconced in a boardroom at the Gaylord Resort Hotel, has volunteered to figure...
  • Top-ranked Mississippi State prepares for its national close-up

    Top-ranked Mississippi State prepares for its national close-up
    Alabama has had so many big-program moments it's hard for the Crimson Tide to keep track. However, for Mississippi State this is it. Saturday is the most important day in the school's 115-year football history. It took years of planning, and crafty...
  • Readers share some pretty 'INTENSE' feelings about college rivalries

    Each week during the college football season, national analyst Chris Dufresne will burn a timeout to answer questions and exchange opinions. You can email him at chris.dufresne@latimes.com and reach him on Twitter: @DufresneLATimes. Unbuckling the...
  • Cost of attendance is a good start, but questions remain for future of NCAA

    Cost of attendance is a good start, but questions remain for future of NCAA
    Historic votes are nothing new for a city like Washington, D.C. The capital of our country's political system has hosted its fair share of monumental moments. And while the news out of the NCAA's annual convention Saturday wasn't anywhere as critical as...
  • Open market not the answer for major college sports

    Big-foot conferences and the NCAA bank hundreds of millions annually in television revenue. Coaches, commissioners and athletic directors reside in Rocky Mountain-high tax brackets. Jerseys and video games jump from the shelves. Meanwhile, the linchpins...
  • Virginia Tech's Beamer 'sensitive to staying around too long'

    Virginia Tech's Beamer 'sensitive to staying around too long'
    BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself. Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
  • Loeffler, Grimes, Moorehead bring "freshness" to Virginia Tech

    Loeffler, Grimes, Moorehead bring "freshness" to Virginia Tech
    BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech football's three new staff members arrive with a Super Bowl ring, national championship bling and Tom Brady's cell number, respectively. They appear to be smart, affable and demanding. Now we'll see if they can coach....
  • Bianchi: Bowden, not Paterno, should be college football's winningest coach

     Bianchi: Bowden, not Paterno, should be college football's winningest coach
    Running off at the typewriter … The winningest coach in college football history is once again a man who turned a blind eye to little boys being raped. Shame, shame, shame on the NCAA for settling a lawsuit Friday filed by Pennsylvania...
  • Illinois coach Tim Beckman makes case to keep his job

    Illinois coach Tim Beckman makes case to keep his job
    As Illinois players hoisted the Land of Lincoln trophy Saturday in the middle of Ryan Field after their 47-33 throttling of Northwestern, coach Tim Beckman issued a direct order amid the delirium. "Bring it to the fans!" he yelled. Those fans in...