Being the Teacher of the Year for Polk School District is a big honor, and for 2018 the school board and fellow educators gathered at the latest work session to celebrate a hard working teacher from Cherokee Elementary.
Graham Mertz is perhaps the most heralded and anticipated recruit in Wisconsin Badgers football history, and on Friday night you can watch him live as he leads defending Kansas Class 6A state champ Blue Valley North in a playoff game.
One of the best individual matchups on Sunday's biggest stage in Week 11 pits a pair of former undrafted players from the football factories of Rice and Minnesota State.
Good news, Tim Miles. You can bet the farm 13 conference wins will be enough this year, even with the Big Ten jumping to 20 league games.
Why does Georgia choose to play a lesser opponent like UMass so late in the season? It holds little entertainment value for fans and does nothing to help Georgia’s strength of schedule.
The Green Wave has to make sure its lopsided loss to Houston on Thursday does not linger emotionally as it tries to become bowl eligible next Saturday against Navy.
When Oklahoma State hosts ninth-ranked West Virginia, two of Gundy’s more impactful former assistants attempt to make a disappointing Cowboy season even worse.
The Green Bay Packers’ chances of making the playoffs suffered a big blow with Thursday night’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks. And with them, Mike McCarthy’s grasp on the head-coaching job he’s held for 13 seasons feels like it’s slipping away.
It’s no surprise that the 5-3-1 Vikings are one of the combatants in Sunday night’s prime-time matchup for supremacy in the NFC North. Coach Mike Zimmer’s crew was a popular Super Bowl pick after they went 13-3 last year and advanced to the NFC title…
Needing a road victory to jump start a disappointing but still salvageable season, the Packers had to battle the Seahawks and the demons that have haunted them at CenturyLink Field, which was specifically designed to retain noise.
On Thursday's episode, Adam Carriker breaks down Nebraska's matchup with the Spartans and makes his prediction for the game.
Virginia is playing to stay alive in the ACC Coastal Division title race. Virginia Tech is desperately trying to extend its bowl streak. And one of the biggest surprises in the league this season – Syracuse – gets its shot to prove its legit when it plays No. 3 Notre Dame at Yankee Stadium.
He was the unsung hero of an impressive road win, a relatively unknown cornerback who picked off a well-known quarterback twice.
From the world's largest basketball to former Tennessee state capitals, and from the mascot Smokey to the reality TV show "Survivor," the quiz tests you on all things Tennessee.
Texas A&M junior tight end Jace Sternberger is one of eight semifinalists for the John Mackey Award, which goes to the nation’s top tight end. Sternberger has caught 38 passes for 644 yards and six touchdowns this season, his first at A&M after transferring from Northeastern Oklahoma A&M.
Texas A&M’s Braden Mann is one of 10 semifinalists for the Ray Guy Award presented annually to the nation’s top punter. Mann leads the FBS at 50.95 yards per punt, which would break the NCAA record for a season by almost a yard.
Welcome to the worst week of the college football season. Then again, there’s no such thing as a bad week of college football, so something is better than nothing. But with most of the SEC playing yawn-worthy nonconference games and rivalry week still a week away, the selection of high-profi…
Austin Rose, with butterflies in his stomach, stood amid his teammates in the closing seconds of last week's game against Illinois. He was about to get the first carry of his five-year career, a journey that included three head coaches and a litany of drama.
State Journal columnist Tom Oates grades the Green Bay Packers' performance in their 27-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night in Seattle.
Deep into his junior season, linebacker Clay Johnston is clearly focused on beating TCU this weekend to give Baylor enough wins to send the seniors out with a bowl game.
If every coach in college football got into an all-out brawl, how good are LSU coach Ed Orgeron's chances to come out on top?
The Green Wave struggled to stop Houston without Sample, a starting defensive end, and outside linebacker Patrick Johnson, who sat out the first half.
HOUSTON — Less than a minute before halftime, University of Houston star quarterback D’Eriq King was carted off the field with a knee injury.
TUSCALOOSA — Given how often he brings it up this time of year, it’s safe to assume Nick Saban still has nightmares about Georgia Southern’s triple-option attack.
AUBURN — Deshaun Davis and Darrell Williams were sitting inside Auburn’s Athletic Complex on Monday going through their regular recover when they started talking about the journey that led them to this point.
Perhaps the most intriguing thing about the half-game separating the Bears and Vikings atop the NFC North is just how similar these clubs are.