Skip to content

NCAA

Featured Articles

Virginia quarterback Matt Johns (15) throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va. UCLA won 28-20. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

One game in, Virginia has quarterback quandary on its hands

During the offseason, Virginia football coach Mike London decided the only way to turn around the Cavaliers was to make players more accountable for mistakes. The new mentality was evident in Saturday’s 28-20 loss to No. 7 UCLA.

Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown (16) scores a touchdown past James Madison linebacker Rhakeem Stallings (7) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

C.J. Brown, Terps roll past James Madison in opener

- Associated Press

Brown ran for three touchdowns before halftime and shook off early inaccuracy to throw for a score in the third quarter as Maryland cruised past JMU 52-7 in both teams’ season opener.

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) leaps over guard Josue Matias as Oklahoma State safety Jordan Sterns, left, is unable to stop Winston from reaching the end zone for a touchdown in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Jameis Winston, top-ranked Seminoles escape Oklahoma State

- Associated Press

Winston threw for 370 yards and scored on a sparkling 28-yard run to smooth over some rough spots, and Florida State tied a school record with its 17th straight victory by holding off Oklahoma State 37-31 on Saturday night.

Virginia linebacker Max Valles (88) sacks UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley (17) during the first half of an NCAA college football game at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

UCLA defeats Virginia 28-20

- Associated Press

UCLA scored three defensive touchdowns before Brett Hundley led them on a critical second-half scoring drive and the No. 7 Bruins escaped Virginia 28-20 in the opener for both teams Saturday.

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett throws to a receiver in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Navy in Baltimore, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

No. 5 Ohio State pulls away to beat Navy 34-17

- Associated Press

Redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns in his college debut, and No. 5 Ohio State beat Navy 34-17 Saturday for its 25th consecutive regular-season victory.

Related Articles

Massachusetts defensive back Jackson Porter (28) tackles Boston College running back Myles Willis (23) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Boston College won 30-7. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Boston College platoon replaces Heisman finalist

- Associated Press

Boston College doesn't have one player who can replace Heisman Trophy finalist Andre Williams, so the Eagles are trying to do the job with three or four.

Long journey leads McGhee back to Norman

- Associated Press

Aaron McGhee hadn't seen Lloyd Noble Center until this month since he cleaned out his locker in the spring of 2002. The arena hasn't changed much, but the area around it has transformed in the 12 and a half years since.

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) calls out at the line of scrimmage during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Winston, FSU moving on from Oklahoma State test

- Associated Press

Jameis Winston said No. 1 Florida State did a little celebrating in the locker room after leaving the field seemingly less than thrilled with a closer-than-expected win over Oklahoma State.

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III looks at a bronze statute of himself after it was unveiled outside the new McLane Stadium before an NCAA college football game between SMU and Baylor Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Griffin won the Heisman Trophy when he played at Baylor. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Robert Griffin III statue unveiled at new Baylor stadium

- Associated Press

The Washington Redskins quarterback won the Heisman Trophy in 2011, the same year the Bears won 10 games for the first time since their outright 1980 Southwest Conference title.

Ex-Villanova coach John 'Jack' Kraft dies at 93

Associated Press

Villanova officials say former head basketball coach John "Jack" Kraft, who helmed the Wildcats to 238 victories over a dozen seasons and a 1971 title game appearance, died Thursday in New Jersey. He was 93.

DePaul recruit Doby to attend prep school

Associated Press

DePaul says forward Raymond Doby has enrolled at a prep school and will not play for the Blue Demons next season after signing a letter of intent in the spring.

FILE - In this March 27, 1971, file photo, Villanova University basketball coach Jack Kraft, left, congratulates UCLA coach John Wooden after Wooden's Bruins defeated Villanova, 68-62, to win the NCAA championship in Houston, Texas. Villanova officials say former head basketball coach John "Jack" Kraft, who led the Wildcats to 238 victories over a dozen seasons and a 1971 title game appearance, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New Jersey. He was 93. (AP Photo/File)

Jack Kraft, Villanova basketball coach, dies at 93

Associated Press

Jack Kraft, the Villanova basketball coach who guided the Wildcats to the 1971 NCAA title game and coached such players as Wali Jones, Bill Melchionni and Howard Porter, has died. He was 93.