Hawaii holds off late Colorado State rally in 43-34 stunner

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors came to Fort Collins looking to improve upon their fortunes after posting a disappointing 3-9 record a year ago. They found their pot of gold at Colorado State’s sparkling Canvas Stadium before almost letting it all slip away. After losing seven straight games in this series dating back to 1995, the visitors from the Aloha State looked right at home in Colorado…

August 26, 2018

Biletnikoff Award adds 10 names to 2017 watch list

Courtesy of the Biletnikoff Award TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., the Florida-based creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, released the 2017 Biletnikoff Award Pre-Season Watch List on July 18. This week, the Foundation has announced 10 additions to the watch list listed below. The Biletnikoff Award annually recognizes the outstanding receiver in college football. Any player, regardless of position (wide receiver, tight end, slot back, and…

September 27, 2017

Crimson Tide rolls past Rams in 41-23 win

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: Alabama Crimson Tide 41, Colorado State Rams 23 TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – It may not have been up to Alabama’s usual standards, but the Crimson Tide still rolled with relative ease Saturday in a 41-23 win over the Colorado State Rams. Alabama jumped out to a quick 17-0 behind the stellar play of Jalen Hurts, and it looked like the Rams might be on the short end of an…

September 20, 2017

The Road Report: College Football America Week 3

The biggest story in college football over the past couple of weeks has been Hurricanes Harvey and Irma which have collectively wiped out hundreds of college and high school football games. College Football America Editor-in-Chief Matthew Postins gives a great perspective, however, on where football ranks in the list of priorities, and we only bring it up because we are a college football website. We salute all the emergency officials…

September 16, 2017

Six Schools lead way for CFA Yearbook’s Mid-Major Starting Lineup

Six schools — Appalachian State, Houston, LA Tech, Memphis, Northern Illinois and Tulsa — landed two players each on the College Football America 2017 Yearbook Mid-Major Starting Lineup, CFA’s version of an All-America team. The Mid-Major Starting Lineup is made up of players from the Group of 5 conferences, plus independents Army, BYU and UMass. Senior offensive lineman Colby Gossett and sophomore defensive back Clifton Duck (Appalachian State), senior wide…

August 2, 2017

January 27: This Date in American Football History

Fritz Pollard was born on this date in 1894 eventually becoming a star halfback for Brown in 1915-1916. He was just the second African-American player to earn All-American honors in 1916. He was teammates with future Alabama and Duke coaching legend Wallace Wade at Brown. Pollard wasn’t just a pioneer in college football, however. He was also the first African-American coach in the history of the NFL coaching the Hammond Pros…

January 27, 2017

March 6: This Date in American Football History

Everyday RoadTripSports.com celebrates the past, present and future of American football including birthdays, deaths, and important games and events that have occurred in the past through our daily feature This Date in American Football History. Get to know the legends of American football – the sport’s greatest heroes including players and coaches, and relive some of the greatest plays and moments in the game’s history. Then be sure to check out our Legends Library for historical profiles on…

March 6, 2016

February 16: Celebrating American football’s past and present

According to the College Football Data Warehouse, the California Golden Bears notched the first win in school history on this date in 1883. We’ve been unable to confirm for certain or to find any details about the game, but according to CFDW, the Golden Bears first took the field in 1882, possibly on December 9, losing to the Phoenix (CA) Athletic Club by a score of 1-0 before managing a tie…

February 16, 2016