Rutgers fires football coach, athletic director

Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood speaks to the media during a news conference after an NCAA college football game against Maryland Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Piscataway, N.J. Maryland won 46-41. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)


Kyle Flood and Julie Hermann are out following a 4-8 season and plenty of strife within the school’s sports program.

// Mark Richt out as Georgia football coach

The move is being called a mutual decision and will end Richt’s tenure after 15 seasons.


// Boston College drops season finale at Syracuse

Boston College (0-8 in the ACC) went winless in league play for the first time since joining the conference in 2005.

// Les Miles to remain LSU’s football coach

Athletic director Joe Alleva said after the Tigers’ win Saturday night that Miles isn’t leaving Death Valley, despite LSU’s down season.

// College football roundup: Stanford boots Notre Dame from playoff picture

Conrad Ukropina’s 45-yard field goal on the final play lifted the No. 13 Cardinal to a 38-36 win over the No. 4 Fighting Irish.

Boston College 6, RIT 2

// Boston College overwhelms visiting RIT

The Eagles fell behind early, 2-0, but the second-ranked squad (12-1-0) then took control of the game.

College roundup: Northeastern men’s hockey team snaps 13-game skid

The Huskies beat Colgate, 7-1, on Saturday in the Friendship Four in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Northeastern’s T.J. Williams had Miami guard Angel Rodriguez in his way during NU’s 78-77 victory.

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Northeastern 78, Miami 77

Quincy Ford’s buzzer-beater lifts Northeastern over No. 15 Miami

The Huskies defeated a Top-25 ranked team for the first time since 1986.

// Guy Lewis, 93; led Houston to consecutive NCAA title games

Mr. Lewis was best known for coaching the Phi Slama Jama teams of the 1980s.

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// Maryland’s Melo Trimble is worth keeping an eye on

The Terrapins point guard, a tremendous passer and scorer, will be in action this weekend.


Inaugural ‘Belpot’ brings college hockey to Belfast

UMass Lowell, Northeastern, Brown, and Colgate square off in the Northern Ireland capital this weekend.

Michigan State 99, BC 68

// Michigan State enjoys Valentine’s day in win over BC

Denzel Valentine registered 29 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists for the third-ranked Spartans