The classes are full, and the grades are out. Alabama, Ohio State and Texas impressed and earned the only three A-plus marks.
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Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
Oklahoma State's ongoing search for a defensive coordinator has included talks with six candidates, including Tulane defensive coordinator Jack Curtis, South Carolina assistant head coach Lance Thompson, Duke defensive coordinator Jim Knowles and Troy defensive coordinator Vic Koenning, according to sources. Two additional candidates are in play, as well, including a name from the FCS.
Quarterback John Wolford led Wake Forest's offensive outburst in the Belk Bowl.
Jack Wohlabaugh will enroll at Duke for the start of the spring semester on Wednesday, will sit out this season and will have two years of eligibility remaining beginning in 2019.
Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer
Duke notched its fourth winning season in the last five years under David Cutcliffe on Tuesday with a 36-14 win over Northern Illinois in the Quick Lane Bowl. For perspective, Duke had a total of five winning seasons from 1975 to 2012. And in the 13 seasons prior to Cutcliffe's arrival in Durham in 2008, the Blue Devils won three or fewer games in 11 of those seasons.
Daniel Jones threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as Duke beat Northern Illinois 36-14 in the Quick Lane Bowl on Tuesday.
Mike Couzens ESPN College Football
Today at 5:15 ET in Detroit, it's the Quick Lane Bowl between Duke and Northern Illinois on ESPN. The Blue Devils are in their 5th bowl in 6 years, and the Huskies are one of five MAC teams in a bowl this year. I'll have the call with Ray Bentley and Allison Williams.
Signs point to another strong bowl season for the ACC, highlighted by Clemson's third consecutive College Football Playoff matchup against Alabama.
The first early signing period is in the books. With almost seven weeks until national signing day, some grades are incomplete, but here's how teams have fared.
Duke kicker/punter Austin Parker has been kicked off the football team after he was suspended from school for a violation of the university's academic policy.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Duke K/P Austin Parker has been dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules. Parker connected on 17 of 21 field goals this year and averaged 42 yards per punt.
Top-ranked Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams released Tuesday.
William Weinbaum ESPN
New College HoF inductees Bob Crable (ND), Marshall Faulk (SDSU), Kirk Gibson (MSU), Matt Leinart (USC), Peyton Manning (Tenn), Bob McKay (Texas), Dat Nguyen (Tex A&M), Adrian Peterson (Ga. S.), Mike Ruth (BC), Brian Urlacher (UNM) & Coaches Danny Ford (Clem/Ark), Larry Kehres (Mt. Union) & Steve Spurrier (Duke/Fla./S. Car) Tue. in NY.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
The College Football Hall of Fame class of 2017.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
The Head Ball Coach, Steve Spurrier, attributes so much of his success to getting Duke's program on track before going to Florida, where he inherited a "loaded" team. Spurrier is entering the College Football Hall of Fame.
Clemson returns to the playoff for another matchup with Alabama; Miami draws Wisconsin in the Capital One Orange Bowl.
Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg and Chris Low talk about David Cutcliffe's decision to stay at Duke and explain why that's the right decision for Cutcliffe at this point in his career.
Duke coach David Cutcliffe has been contacted by Tennessee about its head-coaching vacancy but has informed the Vols that he plans to remain with the Blue Devils, sources told ESPN.
If they can get a win over Miami in the ACC championship game, the Tigers may reach their third straight College Football Playoff.
Daniel Jones threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Duke earned bowl eligibility by beating Wake Forest 31-23 on Saturday.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Duke clinched a bowl berth after an impressive win over Wake Forest, a huge credit to David Cutcliffe and his Blue Devils for overcoming a six-game losing streak that threatened their chances. Duke has now gone bowling five of the last six seasons.