Tebow will 'just be me' at Senior Bowl
Web-posted 01/25/10
MOBILE, Ala. - The questions came at Tim Tebow like a blitzing linebacker - about his mechanics, ball placement, footwork, release. All that technical stuff that the Florida quarterback will continue hearing about as he tries to transition to the NFL.
Northwestern 's Kafka shines in shrine game
Web-posted 01/24/10
ORLANDO, Fla. --- Mike Kafka was the only East team quarterback who didn't get to practice the 2-minute drill in front of NFL scouts before the East-West Shrine Game this week.
Vols AD's future might rest with Dooley's success
Web-posted 01/21/10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee athletic director Mike Hamilton was determined to hold Derek Dooley's introductory press conference the same day he hired the coach. Hamilton wanted the Volunteers fans to form their opinions of the new coach based on Dooley's own words.
Coach's suit allowed to proceed
Web-posted 01/21/10
A judge ruled on Wednesday that fired Texas Tech coach Mike Leach's lawsuit against the university can go forward, but not as quickly as his attorneys wanted.
Coach's buyout could be pricey
Web-posted 01/20/10
Newly hired defensive coordinator Todd Grantham can leave Georgia to become an NFL or college head coach without paying a buyout, but resigning for any other reason including for another assistant coaching job could come with a hefty price tag.
UConn assistant named defensive backs coach at Georgia
Web-posted 01/19/10
Scott Lakatos is a native of Long Valley, N.J., a Western Connecticut graduate who has coached at seven different schools in the Northeast, where he's lived his entire life.
Vince Dooley ready to cheer son Derek
Web-posted 01/17/10
ATLANTA --- Vince Dooley was an assistant coach at Auburn with little name recognition when he was the surprise pick as Georgia's coach in 1964.
Tennessee hires Louisiana Tech coach Derek Dooley
Web-posted 01/16/10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee's whirlwind search for a new coach ended Friday with the Volunteers hiring Derek Dooley of Louisiana Tech.
Volunteers begin search
Web-posted 01/15/10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --- Duke coach and former Tennessee assistant David Cutcliffe appears to be the target of the Volunteers' search for a new head coach.
Holtz replaces Leavitt as South Florida coach
Web-posted 01/15/10
Skip Holtz is the new football coach at South Florida, taking over a program recovering from a scandal that led to the firing of Jim Leavitt .
Kiffin couldn't pass on job with Trojans
Web-posted 01/14/10
LOS ANGELES --- Lane Kiffin rolled into his dream job at Southern California with a wave of promises and praise Wednesday night, vowing to run a squeaky-clean program even while immediately fending off questions about his staff's first day on the job.
Vols are in hurry to find a coach
Web-posted 01/14/10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --- Disappointed Tennessee athletic director Mike Hamilton doesn't have any time to waste replacing Lane Kiffin, whose abrupt resignation has left the Volunteers scrambling.
Kiffin ditches Vols for Trojans
Web-posted 01/13/10
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --- Lane Kiffin is returning to Southern California as the Trojans' coach after just one season at Tennessee.
3 new Gamecocks start taking classes
Web-posted 01/13/10
Standout Georgia prep quarterback Connor Shaw is among three players who started classes at South Carolina this week.
Mistreatment cases give football coaches pause
Web-posted 01/13/10
ORLANDO, Fla. --- Oregon State coach Mike Riley won't stop disciplining players just because three of his colleagues were recently forced out after allegations of player abuse. Those accusations, however, might give him pause.
Florida's Dunlap, Maurkice Pouncey enter NFL draft
Web-posted 01/12/10
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Florida has two more underclassmen headed to the NFL and one junior sticking around another season. Defensive end Carlos Dunlap and center Maurkice Pouncey announced their intentions Monday, joining cornerback Joe Haden and tight end Aaron Hernandez in leaving early.
Bama defensive coordinator Smart staying with Tide
Web-posted 01/12/10
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart will remain with the national champion Crimson Tide. Coach Nick Saban announced Monday that Smart chose to remain at Alabama after being offered the same position at Georgia.
Carroll will lead Seattle
Web-posted 01/12/10
LOS ANGELES --- Pete Carroll loves challenges and the NFL game. The Seattle Seahawks offered both. Carroll ended his nine-year tenure with Southern California on Monday, leaving behind a program facing multiple woes for a lucrative deal to coach the Seahawks.
Fired South Florida coach fights to regain job
Web-posted 01/12/10
PALM HARBOR, Fla. --- Former South Florida coach Jim Leavitt wants his job back, insisting his dismissal over allegations that he hit one of his players and then lied about it was unwarranted.
Saban already looking ahead
Web-posted 01/09/10
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. --- Nick Saban cracked a few jokes and even some smiles, deadpanning about the players' poor execution of his celebratory Gatorade bath. And it didn't take long for him to start looking ahead to the challenges Alabama faces.
Title is SEC 's fourth in row
Web-posted 01/08/10
PASADENA, Calif. --- The sure thing was looking shaky for Alabama.
Night comes to early end for McCoy
Web-posted 01/08/10
PASADENA, Calif. --- Texas quarterback Colt McCoy hurt his passing shoulder on the Longhorns' first drive of the BCS Championship game Thursday night, knocking him out of the biggest -- and final -- game of his record-setting college career.
Ex-Rebel already at Georgia
Web-posted 01/08/10
Former Strom Thurmond star Jakar Hamilton and Kolton Houston, of Buford, Ga., have enrolled early at Georgia.
BCS chief believes in system
Web-posted 01/08/10
The new BCS executive director officially began his tenure Thursday by saying the often-criticized postseason represents a consensus among the 120 schools that play major college football.
It 's all down to storied powers
Web-posted 01/07/10
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. --- Nick Saban gave Mack Brown a cooler full of Alabama's favorite, Dreamland Bar-B-Que. Brown presented Saban with a pair of genuine Texas spurs

College Bowls See schedule and results for 2009/2010 college football bowl games.

Most e-mailed stories on AugustaChronicle.com

© 2010 The Augusta Chronicle|Terms of service|About our ads|Help|Contact us|Subscribe|Local business listings