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Alabamians sense that outsiders often view their state, or look down on it, through their own political and social lens. So college football often serves as a rebuttal, and a point of pride.
The Hurricanes moved past Clemson, which fell to No. 3, while Alabama stayed at No. 1 and Oklahoma remained at No. 4.
In other games, Notre Dame got past Navy, Wisconsin topped Michigan, and Yale won the Ivy League.
A pre-Iron Bowl break is a tradition for Alabama’s best teams, but using it to attack the team’s schedule is misguided.
Miami, or The U, made a strong case for a berth in the College Football Playoff while simultaneously declaring the return of its brash personality.
The Bulldogs improved to 9-0 against South Carolina and are No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings. But Auburn and possibly Alabama await.
The Bulldogs had a bumpy start in their first game after being rated No. 1 by the College Football Playoff selection committee, but they remained unbeaten.
First it was facilities, then amenities and uniforms. Now football programs are spending thousands of dollars to draw attention to the big rigs that haul their equipment.
The Bulldogs (8-0) were followed by Alabama (8-0), Notre Dame (7-1) and Clemson (7-1) in the playoff committee’s initial rankings.
The College Football Playoff selection committee will release its rankings Tuesday night, and Notre Dame, Alabama and Oklahoma have more at stake than usual.
Overshadowed for years by the SEC, the Big Ten now has three of the top six teams in the Associated Press rankings.
The Lions are 5-0 this season, a rare sight for the neighborhood fans who have followed the team for decades.
Daniel Libit has broken news about the University of New Mexico athletic department in a singularly specific quest to uncover wrongdoing in college sports.
The cheerleaders at Howard, a historically black university, kneel during the national anthem before football games. Players don’t get the chance.
The loss ended Oklahoma’s nation-leading 14-game winning streak and the Sooners’ 18-game run against the Cyclones, which dated to 1990.
As Jeff Brohm is showing at Purdue, a coaching change is still the most effective way to turn a program, and its energy, around.
A program with a proud football history struggles to coexist with a rival that’s simply better, and a nagging sense of what it lost.
University lawyers have argued that the N.C.A.A. has no right to punish the university for a scandal centered on academics.
The players are accused of transferring money from a stolen credit card to their campus bookstore accounts and using it to buy electronics.
If Learfield merges with IMG College, it will command near total control over the niche but lucrative market of college sports multimedia rights.