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college football

December 18, 2015

Helmetless tackling, blocking drills lead to decrease in head impacts

From the National Athletic Trainers' Association Head impacts in football players are directly associated with brain and spine injury and have been suggested to be associated with chronic injuries, making this a topic of continued national concern. ...


December 15, 2015

Wichita State reviews athletics, considers football

Wichita State University has begun a review of its athletic department, and reports indicate that program leaders may considers bringing back football. According to The Wichita Eagle, the athletic review includes several aspects of the program —...


October 16, 2015

K-State coach congratulates TCU quarterback on victory

Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder watched his team cough up an 18-point halftime lead last weekend against TCU, losing the game 52-45. Snyder reacted by sending the opposing quarterback a letter commending him on his "performance and poise"...


July 14, 2015

NCAA committee recommends medical observers for football

The NCAA Football Rules Committee on Monday recommended an experimental rule that would require medical observers at games to notify officials when a player appears to have suffered a head or neck injury. The rule could be approved during the NCA...


December 29, 2011

Flashy Uniforms Are Resonating With Recruits

NY Times, Pete Thamelhttp://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/29/sports/ncaafootball/pac-12-and-big-ten-announce-scheduling-partnership.htmlFresh and fly. Those words turn college football coaches downright giddy as they hit the recruiting trail. And to elicit...


November 28, 2011

Urban Meyer hired as Ohio State coach

Associated Press http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5g4jOnMmDJkMZfYnwm8kM2JlM4U4g?docId=03e26879ca63476084d539d575f54bb4COLUMBUS, Ohio — Urban Meyer is returning to coaching — and to his roots.The former Florida coach and na...


November 28, 2011

Urban Meyer hired as Ohio State coach

Associated Press http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5g4jOnMmDJkMZfYnwm8kM2JlM4U4g?docId=03e26879ca63476084d539d575f54bb4COLUMBUS, Ohio — Urban Meyer is returning to coaching — and to his roots.The former Florida coach and n...


February 10, 2010

South Florida Chooses Skip Holtz

The University of South Florida has chose East Carolina head coach Skip Holtz as its new football coach. Holtz was 38-27 in five seasons with East Carolina. The Pirates won the last two Conference USA title games.http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/news/st...