College Football

Balloons cover the ground at Old Main at Penn State. (credit: Natalie Weston/Daily Collegian)

Penn State Students Gather To Show Appreciation For Returned Paterno Wins

Students gathered at several locations at Penn State following the restoration of Paterno’s wins.

01/16/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 12:  Quarterback Cardale Jones #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes talks to the media after defeating the Oregon Ducks during the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  The Ohio State Buckeyes defeated the Oregon Ducks 42 to 20.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Cardale Jones Announces Decision To Go Back To School

Cardale Jones announced that he will return to Ohio State as opposed to the NFL Draft.

01/15/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 12:  Running back Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates with offensive lineman Darryl Baldwin #76 after Elliott scored a 9-yard touchdown in the third quarter against the Oregon Ducks during the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Ohio State Stuns Oregon 42-20 To Become First Champions Of Playoff Era

OSU’s Ezekiel Elliott rushed for 246 yards and four touchdowns in the National Championship win.

01/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 27: Tyler Murphy #2 of the Boston College Eagles runs around C.J. Olaniyan #86 of the Penn State Nittany Lions in the second quarter of the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on December 27, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Bob Shoop To Remain Defensive Coordinator At Penn State

Penn State will retain defensive coordinator Bob Shoop despite interest from LSU.

01/08/2015

Tyvis Powell #23 of the Ohio State Buckeyes intercepts a ball in the fourth quarter during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Ohio Town Adds ‘Duck Hunters’ To Name Ahead Of National Championship

Oregon, Ohio is making a name change to honor Ohio State ahead of the National Championship.

01/05/2015

Tyvis Powell #23 of the Ohio State Buckeyes intercepts a ball in the fourth quarter during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Sweet As Sugar: Buckeyes Upset Alabama 42-35

Cardale Jones came through again at the Sugar Bowl in his second career start and Ezekiel Elliott ran for 230 yards, leading Ohio State to a 42-35 upset of top-ranked Alabama in the College Football Playoff semifinal Thursday night.

01/02/2015

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 27: Anthony Zettel #98 of the Penn State Nittany Lions celebrates a stop during a game against the Boston College Eagles in the first quarter of the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on December 27, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Penn State Comes Back To Top Boston College 31-30 In Overtime

The Nittany Lions defeated Boston College in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl.

12/27/2014

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Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Wins Heisman Trophy

The Ducks’ understated star won the Heisman on Saturday night going away, capping a three-year climb to college football’s most prestigious individual award.

12/13/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 13: Brendan Dudeck #81 of the Navy Midshipmen carries the American flag on the field before the start of their game against the Army Black Knights at M&T Bank Stadium on December 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Navy Tops Army 17-10 To Win 13th Straight Army-Navy Game

Navy extended their win streak to 13 in the 115th playing of the Army-Navy Game.

12/13/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks releases over coverage by Tra'Mayne Bondurant #21 of the Arizona Wildcats during the first half of the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images

Heisman Watch: Oregon’s Marcus Mariota Will Win 2014 Heisman Trophy

Later this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. It is widely expected that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota will hear his name announced as the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, which would make him the first player in program history to win the highest individual honor in college football.

12/11/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Stage For Awesome Playoff Set And How The Big 12 Can Join The Fun Next Year

The stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year the Big 12 saw not one but two worthy candidates be shutout of the playoff.

12/10/2014

Temple Head Football Coach Matt Rhule (credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Despite Eligibility, Temple Football Not Invited To Bowl

The Temple Owls were not invited to compete in a bowl game on Sunday.

12/07/2014

STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 25:  Christian Hackenberg #14 of the Penn State Nittany Lions drops back to pass during the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on October 25, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Penn State To Face Boston College In Pinstripe Bowl

Penn State to play in Pinstripe Bowl on Dec. 27th against Boston College.

12/07/2014

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Late TD Pass Helps Temple Beat Tulane, Earn Bowl Eligibility

The Owls earned bowl eligibility in their season finale.

12/06/2014

CORVALLIS, OR - NOVEMBER 29: Quarterback Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks hurdles safety Justin Strong #39 of the Oregon State Beavers during the second quarter of the game at Reser Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Corvallis, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Conference Championship Games Set Stage For Big Moments From Heisman Favorites

This week’s slate of conference championship games not only serves as an appetizer or opening round to the College Football Playoff, but it doubles as the grand stage for this year’s top Heisman candidates to showcase their stuff and perhaps offer a signature Heisman moment before the votes are due.

12/04/2014

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