As the upset train gets rolling, the strength of schedule debate gets louder in college football, and the A.C.C. looks seriously weak.
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Realignment has produced millions for Arkansas, Rutgers, Maryland and other universities. Has it been worth it?
Back from suspension, the Ohio State football coach is at turns defiant and remorseful.
Cole Tracy’s kick from 42 yards out capped his team’s rally from a 21-10 deficit. Two pass-interference calls helped keep the final drive going.
A stellar freshman class and trends that funnel top recruits to the same programs have created some impressive job-sharing situations.
The first month of the season is all about learning, though it seems that we already know that L.S.U.-Auburn will be a very good game.
Championships won’t get locked up for another three months, but Week 2 is college football’s nuttiest.
Ohio State’s thumping of Oregon State, losses for Texas and Michigan, and other tasty narratives on Week 1. Should Herman and Harbaugh be nervous?
The No. 12 Irish, who shut out Michigan in 2014, made a big first-half lead stand up against the No. 14 Wolverines.
The Buckeyes, fueled by five touchdown passes from Dwayne Haskins Jr., rolled despite their coach’s serving the first game of a three-game suspension.
The Edit is back. This week, a student at the University of Oklahoma considers whether he should be a fan in 2018. He has only a few days left to decide.
The Ohio State football coach declined to directly address Smith on Wednesday, when he was suspended for his handling of a domestic abuse case involving a longtime assistant who was Smith’s husband.
An Ohio State University report and other documents portrayed a troubled assistant coach accused of domestic violence and protected by a powerful coach.
Meyer was suspended by the university for 3 games after an investigation found fault with the way he handled the case of Zach Smith, an assistant coach who was accused of domestic violence.
A report found missteps in the coach’s handling of domestic abuse allegations against a former assistant but no unassailable evidence of a cover-up or that he “deliberately lied.”
Meyer has been on administrative leave since Aug. 1 after news reports indicated that he had been aware of domestic violence allegations against a former assistant.
Beholden to the head coach, the strength and conditioning coach is often tasked with doling out punishment to players in the form of extra push-ups and sprints.
North Carolina officials suspended 13 football players who sold their university-issued sneakers. But their aversion to shoe money does not apply to their own incomes.
Maryland’s president apologized to the family of a football player who died after a workout in May, bringing a harsh spotlight to how Durkin, the head coach, ran the team.
Durkin has been placed on leave while the university investigates accusations about mistreatment of players that surfaced after a player collapsed during a workout and died weeks later.