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Bobby Petrino announced as Missouri State’s next football coach

Missouri State has made a high-profile hire as its next head football coach.  The university announced Wednesday that former Louisville and Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino has been hired as its next head football coach.  Missouri State athletics director Kyle Moats was the associate director of athletics for national marketing at Louisville from 2005-09 while […]

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Chris Petersen steps down after six seasons as Washington coach

In a stunning announcement, the Washington coach Chris Petersen will step down following the team’s bowl game and will assume “a leadership advisory role for Husky Athletics.” Petersen coached the team for six seasons and led the Huskies to a pair of Pac-12 titles in 2016 and 2018, reaching the College Football Playoff in 2016. His […]

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Boston College fires football coach Steve Addazio after seven seasons

Boston College fired football coach Steve Addazio on Sunday after seven seasons, a person with knowledge of the decision told USA TODAY Sports. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the school had not yet announced the move.  Addazio got Boston College to bowl eligibility in six of those seven years, including Saturday […]

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Marshall University marks 49th anniversary of tragic plane crash

The campus of Marshall University paused Thursday afternoon to remember the anniversary of a 1970 plane crash that killed 75 people as the Thundering Herd were returning home from a game at East Carolina. The annual service of remembrance at the Huntington, West Virginia, campus honors the 36 players and 39 coaches, support staff and crew who […]