2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
1st in Sun Belt - West
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40dMark Schlabach

Oklahoma takes over top spot in post-spring power rankings

While perennial title contenders Alabama, Clemson and Ohio State will have to replace quarterbacks this year, Oklahoma returns Spencer Rattler, helping the Sooners take the top spot in our updated offseason rankings.

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175dChris Low

College football Power Rankings for championship week

Conference championship week was always going to shake up the Power Rankings. How far will Notre Dame fall after a big loss? How high will Cincinnati climb after an undefeated season? And what about Coastal Carolina?

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178dHarry Lyles Jr.

Sun Belt title game canceled after positive test

No. 12 Coastal Carolina and No. 19 Louisiana have been named Sun Belt Conference co-champions after Saturday's title game was canceled because of a positive test for COVID-19.

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The CFB Pod: Negandhi and Pollack look at the CFBP rankings; Finebaum previews the SEC championship; Adelson previews the ACC championship; Luginbill on National Signing Day

Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the latest head-scratching College Football Playoff rankings, no one mentioning Texas A&M, David’s Dude and their conference championship picks. Then, Paul Finebaum hops on to discuss Alabama-Florida, if this is Nick Saban’s best team, the favorite to land the Auburn job and if Hugh Freeze will return to the SEC (29:04). Next, Andrea Adelson stops by to talk about Clemson-Notre Dame, why this game will be very different from the first and the improvement the Irish have shown throughout the season (44:16). Finally Tom Luginbill talks National Signing Day, hitting on the toughest recruiting cycle ever in college football, Maryland and Ole Miss trending upward, Michigan and Texas trending downward, and the role the transfer portal will play this offseason (54:28).

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187dAdam Rittenberg

CFP top 6 holds steady; Big 12 still alive in chase

The top six teams in the CFP rankings remained the same Tuesday, including Ohio State, which stayed at No. 4 despite uncertainty about its upcoming opponents. Meanwhile, the Big 12's slim playoff hopes received a boost, as Iowa State moved to No. 7.

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190dHarry Lyles Jr.

La. coach defends intentional safety late in win

Louisiana coach Billy Napier stood by his decision to take a safety from his own 35 with a five-point lead late in Friday's game against Appalachian State, saying it was "the best opportunity to win."

Team Stats

Passing Yards208.583rd
Rushing Yards213.021st
Points For33.632nd
Points Against22.097th