The holiday season at the Harrington household is extra special this year as 12-year-old Andrew and his family get ready to head to the Birmingham Bowl to watch the family’s favorite college football player, Memphis Tigers tight end Joey Magnifico play against Wake Forest.
The nation’s top ranked inside linebacker is now a Georgia Bulldog. Nakobe Dean, the 2018 MS Gatorade Player of the Year, chose the Bulldogs over Ole Miss, LSU and Alabama during the early national signing period on Wednesday.
Whitehaven High School football’s reputation as a pipeline for top college football programs is strong after another successful national signing day. Five Tigers signed to Division I schools during the early national signing period on Wednesday.
Mississippi State will be playing in a bowl game for a 9th straight season, a program record, in their first season under head coach Joe Moorhead. Iowa finished in a tie for 2nd in the Big Ten West Division.
Darrell Henderson rushed for 166 yards, going over 3,000 for his career, and two touchdowns and Memphis became bowl-eligible for a school-record fifth straight season with a 47-21 victory over Tulsa on Saturday.
Rhodes College hosts Centre College for homecoming at Crain Field on Saturday. It’s a game that will most likely see Lynx quarterback, PJ Settles, set the Rhodes College record for career yardage. Settles is just 35 yards shy of hitting the 10 thousand yard mark.
With its No. 10 ranking in jeopardy, UCF used the throwing from Heisman Trophy hopeful McKenzie Milton to rally for a 31-30 victory over Memphis in a rematch of last years' American Athletic Conference championship game