Interim coaches, some with heavy hearts, challenged to keep their teams on track in bowl games
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Barney Cotton choked up as he described the challenges that come with serving as Nebraska's interim head coach....

Ohio boy sends his $1 allowance to UAB in hopes of helping to save scuttled football program
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) -- A 5-year-old Ohio boy hoping to save the scuttled football program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham thought more cash might be the solution, so he sent his entire allowance - a $1 bill - with a handwritten note of support....

Bowl Guide: The top games, players and matchups for the 2014-15 bowl season
The College Football Playoff era is here and as the bowl season starts, it feels a bit like a New Year's three-for-one special: Three big games instead of one....

38 bowls and a national title game from Boise to the Bahamas, and a reason to watch every one
Over the next three weeks, 38 bowl games and a national championship game will be played from Boise to the Bahamas and various points in between. You should watch them all. Here's why:...

Helfrich confirms All-America cornerback Ekpre-Olomu's injury will keep him out of playoff
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- Oregon coach Mark Helfrich confirmed Thursday that the third-ranked Ducks will be without star cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu when they face Jameis Winston and Florida State in their playoff game Jan. 1....

UAB faculty drafts no-confidence resolution against president who disbanded football program
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Faculty members at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have drafted a no-confidence resolution against the president following his decision to drop the school's football program despite it finishing with its best record in years....

Harlon Hill trophy finalists QB Vander Laan and RB Bilal lead AP Little All-America team
Harlon Hill Trophy finalists Jason Vander Laan of Ferris State and Anthony Bilal of Lake Erie highlight The Associated Press Little All-America team, honoring the top players in Divisions II and III and NAIA....


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