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Pitt fires Haywood after arrest - College Football - Rivals.com
Pittsburgh fired football coach Mike Haywood on Saturday, saying he could not continue in the job he held for only 21/2 weeks because of his arrest on a domestic violence charge.
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Jim Harbaugh's future hanging over Orange Bowl - SI.com
While the Orange Bowl should be a fun on-field matchup, much of the sport cares less about the result than about the possible aftermath. Simply put, Harbaugh -- who's taken the Cardinal from 1-11 to 11-1 -- is the most sought-after coach in football today, in both the college and professional ranks. And his immediate future could impact the long-term direction of several prominent teams and franchises.
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Randy Edsall bolts UConn for Maryland - BostonHerald.com
Randy Edsall, who built UConn’s FBS football program from scratch, has been hired as the new coach at Maryland, according to the university’s website. The hiring was first reported on ESPN. com.
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Don Treadwell named Miami Head Football Coach - MAC-Sports.com—Official Web Site of the Mid-American Conference
DON TREADWELL (Miami '82) is returning home to Miami University. The former Miami football captain and veteran offensive coordinator has been named Head Football Coach of the RedHawks, Director of Athletics BRAD BATES announced Friday (Dec. 31).
Bulls Down Binghamton, 24-12 - Buffalo Athletics
The team now sits at 4-2 and has won three straight dual meets. It will now head down to the Virginia for the Virginia Duals, hosted by Hampton University. Buffalo will face the Cavaliers of Virginia in its first match
Bulls End Non-Conference Play With 58-53 Win Over Brown - Buffalo Athletics
The University at Buffalo women's basketball team tied its win total from last season on Sunday afternoon, ending non-conference play with a 58-53 win at Brown. The Bulls conclude non-conference play at 7-6 with MAC play beginning Wednesday night at Akron.
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A hard lesson learned - JSOnline
"As far as tempo, I need to pick it up and be more consistent," Starks said. "I haven't been doing that all the time and haven't always practiced very good. Things happen. The best players pick themselves up. I'm just going to keep practicing and keep getting better."
Nice Series on unappreciated stats at Falcon Blog:
FalconBlog--Triumphs and Trials in the BGSU Falcon Nation: Football Stats the MAC Should Keep, But Does Not, Part I
I have said before that football needs a measure of explosive plays. I would prefer that they simply rank teams and players by the number of 20+ plays they have, or the percentage of their overall plays that are over 20+ yards.