Championship Weekend

2019 CFP LogoThe 2018 college football season winds down with 10 conference championship games on the docket. The ACC, Big 10, Big 12, Pac 12 and SEC all decided conference champions this weekend. The American, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West and Sun Belt all decided league champions this weekend.

A total of 11 AP Top 25 teams are playing on Championship Weekend. A total of five championship games feature both teams ranked in AP Top 25. The Big 12 and SEC Championship games put Top 10 teams. ACC Coastal Division champion Pittsburgh is only unranked Power 5 team playing in a championship game. The Mountain West Conference is the only non-Power 5 Conference championship with two ranked teams.

Here are capsules for all 10 conference championship games.
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The Vet: So much rich Mississippi history

Mississippi Memorial StadiumMississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium has a long, rich history of college football. The stadium has hosted home games for Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Jackson State over the years. Also, some key SWAC games were played, especially in the days of Mississippi Valley State’s Willie Toten and Jerry Rice, Alcorn State’s Steve McNair and Jackson State’s Walter Payton.

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2018 AHSAA Quarterfinal Pairings

Super 7 LogoHere are the 2018 Alabama High School Athletic Association state playoff quarterfinal pairings. All games will be played on Friday, Nov. 24. The Class 7A playoffs are in the semifinal round, with the winners advancing to the 2018 Super Seven at Auburn’s Jordan-Hare Stadium on Wednesday, Dec. 5. Continue reading “2018 AHSAA Quarterfinal Pairings”

AHSAA First-Round Playoff Scores

Super 7 LogoHere are the scores from the first round of the 2018 Alabama High School Athletic Association football playoffs. One game still remains to be played.

Oakman plays at Pike County HS on Monday. The game was postponed on Friday due to a pregame incident that injured several Oakman players. Continue reading “AHSAA First-Round Playoff Scores”

Mayfield and Mohomes set for NFL Showdown

Texas TechThe Cleveland Browns and Kansas City Chiefs will meet on Sunday in the National Football League. The game will feature two former Big 12 gunslingers.

Two years ago, Oklahoma and Baker Mayfield and Texas Tech and Patrick Mahomes staged an epic battle at Jones AT&T Stadium. The Sooners won 66-59 in game that set dozens of NCAA, Big 12 and school records. Continue reading “Mayfield and Mohomes set for NFL Showdown”