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Houston promotes OC Applewhite to head coach

Houston promotes OC Applewhite to head coach

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December 09 The Houston Cougars decided to promote offensive coordinator Major Applewhite to succeed Tom Herman as head coach, the school announced Friday. FULL STORY

Jackson, Watson split top college football awards

Jackson, Watson split top college football awards

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December 08 However, Jackson had to share top billing Thursday with Clemson's Deshaun Watson, who surprisingly beat out the Louisville signal-caller to win the Davey O'Brien Award as the nation's top quarterback. FULL STORY

Oregon taps Harbaugh disciple Taggart as new coach

Oregon taps Harbaugh disciple Taggart as new coach

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December 07 Taggart, 40, played quarterback at Western Kentucky for Jack Harbaugh and later served as running backs coach at Stanford under Jim Harbaugh. FULL STORY

Baylor hires Temple's Rhule as new coach

Baylor hires Temple's Rhule as new coach

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December 06 Rhule, 41, coached at Temple for the past four seasons, leading the Owls to a 28-23 record and back-to-back 10-win seasons. He also has assistant coaching experience at Albright, Buffalo, UCLA, Western Carolina FULL STORY

Clemson's Venables wins Broyles Award

Clemson's Venables wins Broyles Award

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December 06 Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables was named the winner of the Broyles Award, which goes to college football's top assistant coach. FULL STORY

Former Alabama QB Barnett headed to Arizona State

Former Alabama QB Barnett headed to Arizona State

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December 06 Barnett plans to enroll at Arizona State in January and hopes to compete for the starting position during spring drills. FULL STORY

College Football Notes: Four CFP teams selected

College Football Notes: Four CFP teams selected

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December 04 Alabama will be gunning for back-to-back college football championships, and the top-seeded Crimson Tide's next step will be against the No. 4 Washington Huskies. FULL STORY

FBS Notes: Mayfield to return, Kiffin to interview

FBS Notes: Mayfield to return, Kiffin to interview

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December 03 Quarterback Baker Mayfield threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns as Oklahoma blew out Oklahoma State 38020 to clinch the Big 12 title, their second straight conference championship. FULL STORY

College Football Notes: Indiana to fire coach Wilson

College Football Notes: Indiana to fire coach Wilson

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December 01 The school will announce the firing of Wilson on Thursday evening, according to a report by the Indianapolis Star, which cited sources within the athletic department. FULL STORY

Baylor reportedly after Dykes in coaching search

Baylor reportedly after Dykes in coaching search

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November 30 Baylor officials are expected to focus their search for a new football coach on Dykes after SMU's Chad Morris decided to remain with the Mustangs, ESPN reported Tuesday night. FULL STORY

 

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