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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, file photo, North Carolina head coach Roy Williams reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Gonzaga in Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina has given basketball coach Williams an eight-year contract extension that runs through the 2027-28 season. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
December 19, 2018 - 1:56 pm
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has given basketball coach Roy Williams an eight-year contract extension that runs through the 2027-28 season. Williams' deal headlined the list of 11 contracts or extensions for Tar Heels head coaches announced Wednesday by athletic director Bubba Cunningham...
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UConn head coach Dan Hurley yells from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against UMass-Lowell, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn)
December 07, 2018 - 2:23 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn basketball coach Dan Hurley was teaching high school history at St. Benedict's in Newark, New Jersey on Sept. 11, 2001, when he looked out the window and saw smoke rising from the World Trade Center across the Hudson River in New York. "I remember probably within 10...
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Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Iowa State, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, in Ames, Iowa. Iowa State won 42-38. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
December 02, 2018 - 3:40 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Bill Snyder already was considered the architect of the greatest turnaround in college football history before he decided to return from a three-year retirement to resurrect Kansas State again. Now, the 79-year-old coach is heading back into retirement. Snyder decided to step...
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FILE - In this March 16, 2016, file photo, former Michigan State head football coach George Perles watches a Pro Day college football workout at Michigan State in East Lansing. In a statement Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, Perles resigned as a member of Michigan State University's governing board after nearly 12 years, citing his age and health. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
November 29, 2018 - 4:09 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — George Perles resigned as a member of Michigan State University's governing board after nearly 12 years, the school said Thursday, ending decades of service as a football player, coach, athletic director and trustee. Perles, 84, noted his age and struggle with Parkinson's...
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FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2018, file photo, Purdue coach Jeff Brohm watches his team play Indiana during an NCAA college football game in Bloomington, Ind. One day after reportedly meeting with Louisville officials in central Indiana, Brohm informed Boilermakers athletic director Mike Bobinski he was turning down the Cardinals job so he could stay in West Lafayette. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
November 28, 2018 - 8:22 pm
Jeff Brohm thought long and hard about returning home to rebuild his alma mater's football team. Turns out, the timing was off. Besides, he was happy building Purdue's program. One day after reportedly meeting with Louisville officials in central Indiana, Brohm informed Boilermakers athletic...
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Southern California head coach Clay Helton, center, argues a call with a referee during the second half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
November 17, 2018 - 9:43 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Less than two years ago, Clay Helton left the Rose Bowl field in triumph after leading Southern California past Penn State in one of the most thrilling bowl games ever played. The Trojans' head coach left the same field Saturday by walking underneath a red-lettered sign...
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November 10, 2018 - 1:59 pm
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police say a coach bus carrying Princeton University students heading to a football game at Yale has crashed into a building in Connecticut, sending four of them to the hospital with minor injuries. Police say the bus driver was also injured in Saturday's crash in West...
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CORRECTS IDENITY OF PLAYER AT LEFT TO MICHIGAN DEFENSIVE LINEMAN LAWRENCE MARSHALL (93) INSTEAD OF MICHIGAN TIGHT END ZACH GENTRY (83) - Michigan defensive lineman Lawrence Marshall (93), linebacker Devin Bush, and head coach Jim Harbaugh walk off the field with the Paul Bunyan trophy after an NCAA college football game against Michigan State, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in East Lansing, Mich. Michigan won 21-7. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
October 22, 2018 - 8:44 pm
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The pregame spat between Michigan and Michigan State is showing no signs of going away. Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday the athletic directors for both schools should probably talk about what happened on Saturday before the game at Michigan State. The Spartans walked...
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FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, UCLA head coach Chip Kelly stands during an NCAA college football game between UCLA and Oklahoma in Norman, Okla. Kelly is among the first-year head coaches who are struggling to start the season. The Bruins dropped to 0-3 with their 38-14 home loss to Fresno State. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
September 16, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Misery loves company, and there's plenty to go around for first-year coaches at some of the high-pedigree programs in college football. Chip Kelly is 0-3 at UCLA, Scott Frost is 0-2 at Nebraska, Willie Taggart hasn't beaten a Football Bowl Subdivision opponent at Florida State and neither has Kevin...
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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2018 file photo, Ohio State University trustee Jeffrey Wadsworth attends a meeting of Ohio State University trustees to discuss the future of NCAA college football coach Urban Meyer in Columbus, Ohio. Wadsworth, who thought football coach Urban Meyer deserved more than a three-game suspension and resigned from the board over it, said Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, that he was alone in advocating a stiffer penalty when trustees discussed the matter. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon, File)
August 30, 2018 - 6:35 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio State University trustee who thought football coach Urban Meyer deserved more than a three-game suspension and resigned from the board over it said Thursday that he was alone in advocating a stiffer penalty when trustees discussed the matter. Former board chairman...
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