C.J. Verdell watched on TV last week as Minnesota’s Mohamed Ibrahim shredded Ohio State’s disheveled defense early. The Oregon running back thought he could take advantage in the same fashion.
The Big 12 didn’t even wait for Oklahoma and Texas to leave before expanding and the league may not necessarily be done growing after adding BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston.
Reese White ran for 102 yards and three touchdowns, Grayson McCall threw for two scores and ran for a third and No. 17 Coastal Carolina beat Kansas for the third straight season, 49-22 on Friday night.
The Big 12 is moving swiftly to plug the holes looming with the upcoming departure of Oklahoma and Texas for the Southeastern Conference.
Brennan was a star halfback on three unbeaten Notre Dame teams and succeeded to Irish coaching great Frank Leahy at just 25 years old.
The Texas chapter of the NAACP has filed a federal civil rights complaint against the University of Texas for its continued use of “The Eyes of Texas,” which has racist elements in its past.
The additions of Texas and Oklahoma will only make this emphasis more noticeable.
Cunningham was an All-American fullback whose performance in a game against Alabama is credited with helping to accelerate integration in college football.