Royce Freeman welcomed new coach's tips to help him chase Oregon Ducks' rushing records
Donte Pimpleton didn’t know what to expect from Royce Freeman. Oregon’s new running backs coach was unsure if he would get one season with the school’s second 4,000-yard rusher. Then when Freeman did return for his senior season, Pimpleton wondered if he could teach the old back new tricks.
What to expect as new Orioles leadership prepares to hire manager, fill out coaching staff
Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch on Tuesday laid out the type of relationship the new Orioles front office of executive vice president and general manager Mike Elias and assistant general manager Sig Mejdal could have with their new manager.
The Press Box: What dream coaches should the Oregon Ducks chase to replace Willie Taggart?
The Register-Guard’s Steve Mims and Ryan Thorburn discuss Willie Taggart’s departure for Florida State and where the Oregon Ducks might go from here on this episode of The Press Box. Follow Ryan Thorburn on Twitter @rgduckfootball . Email email@example.com .
Oregon deals Oregon State historic Civil War beating, 69-10
The Ducks didn’t need their fancy raincoats during a one-sided Civil War. Several players wore them anyway while walking off the field after Oregon’s historic 69-10 victory over Oregon State on Saturday night at Autzen Stadium. “They had on their raincoats because it was raining touchdowns,” coach Willie Taggart quipped after Oregon poured it on with nine touchdowns and 577 yards of total offense.
NY Jets finalizing deal to hire Gregg Williams as defensive coordinator, what to expect
New Jets coach Adam Gase said he wanted a strong leader to coach his defense. It looks like he's found one.
INDIANAPOLIS — The first reason the Dolphins should consider drafting LSU cornerback Greedy Williams is they could line him up opposite Xavien
After unexpected scare, No. 7 Washington focused on Oregon
SEATTLE (AP) - Chris Petersen is taking No. 7 Washington this week back to the site of arguably his more important road victory since becoming the Huskies coach Washington's 70-21 thumping of Oregon two years ago ended a 12-game losing streak to the Ducks and still resonates in the Pacific Northwest. It made an emphatic statement that the Huskies intended on being the dominant program in the region again. But this trip to Eugene comes with some trepidation. Yes, the Huskies (5-1, 3-0…
Why UNC’s Roy Williams should be ACC Coach of the Year
The North Carolina Tar Heels have now won eight ACC regular-season championships during Roy Williams’ 14 seasons, but he has received the league’s coach of the year award only twice.
What to expect from college football’s most intriguing hires
Coaching changes are inevitable. The many millions of dollars invested in college football programs — and produced by them — only heightens expectations, accelerating the perceived need for an alte…
Report: Oregon loses multiple top runners
Oregon track and field and cross country runners Katie Rainsberger, Lilli Burdon, Tanner Anderson and Mick Stanovsek were all granted transfers from the university, according to the Register-Guard. The news comes in the wake of former Oregon assistant coaches Andy and Maurica Powell hired on to run the University of ...
What channel is the Syracuse basketball game on? (vs. Oregon)
BJNN file photo by Adam Rombel NEW YORK, N.Y. — Syracuse basketball (2-1) is back in action Friday afternoon when the Orange (No. 15 AP/ No. 14 Coaches) face the No. 13/ No. 16 Oregon Ducks (2-1) in the consolation game of the 2K Empire Classic in New York City The game tips off just after 4:30 p.m. at Madison Square Garden and will be shown on ESPN 2. John Sciambi and Fran Fraschilla will be the game announcers. Syracuse lost to Connecticut…
Top candidates emerge as Southern Miss works toward hiring a basketball coach
Southern Miss basketball is in need of a new coach and there are a handful of candidates who lead the search at the moment. There are a couple of former Golden Eagles and several outside candidates.
Falcons open camp with questions about hiring of fired Maryland coach
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons have brought in former Maryland coach DJ Durkin to serve as a guest coach during training camp, drawing immediate scrutiny over the wisdom of taking on someone who was fired from his previous job after a player's death.
Rams-Chiefs epic should be guide when Jets hire new coach
Like many football fans, Patriots coach Bill Belichick caught some of the epic Rams-Chiefs game on Monday night. When asked about his takeaway from the 54-51 offensive explosion, Belichick gave a v…
Michigan football at 10 assistant coaches after confirming Shaun Nua hire
Michigan football, as of Thursday afternoon, had 10 assistant coaches -- the full NCAA allowed number -- under contract.
What Bobby Hurley thinks of St. John’s coaching hire
The man who passed on the job thinks St. John’s got it right. The Johnnies’ first five games under Mike Anderson, four one-sided victories and a narrow loss to mid-major power Vermont, back up his …
What they're saying about Maryland hiring Mike Locksley as football coach
Here’s what they're saying about Maryland hiring Mike Locksley as its new football coach.
How long will injury sideline Cowboys CB Chidobe Awuzie?
Get news, scores and schedules on the Dallas Cowboys, Mavericks, Stars, and Texas College & High-School Football teams from the Dallas Morning News.
Bills CB Levi Wallace, the ultimate underdog, would prefer to be a top dog
Buffalo Bills cornerback Levi Wallace was one of the biggest surprises of 2018, and now he's trying to prove it wasn't a fluke.
DCS cuts 10 teachers; hires new Decatur girls basketball coach
Decatur City Schools non-renewed the contracts of 10 teachers today and — in the same vote — hired a girls head basketball coach for Decatur High.