Texas Tech Red Raiders drop TCU in Fort Worth

October 15, 2018

FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas Tech Red Raiders fans remember that bright, sunny Saturday afternoon in 2014 where we all caught a glimpse of what Patrick Mahomes II could do. Look at the College Football America photo gallery from this game. Mahomes threw for just 45 yards that day against the Horned Frogs. But the next week he became the starter at Texas Tech due to Davis Webb’s injury and…

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Texas Tech Red Raiders, Colorado Mines highlight third 2018 CFA Podcast

September 20, 2018

The Texas Tech Red Raiders and the Colorado Mines Orediggers highlight the third 2018 College Football America Road Trip Replay podcast, hosted by CFA editors Matthew Postins and Chuck Cox. Matthew was at the Red Raiders’ home game against the Houston Cougars and got a heavy dose of gameday from the field at Jones AT&T Stadium. His last trip to Lubbock was in 2011, and seven years later the gameday…

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Texas Tech Red Raiders rolls by Houston, 63-42

September 16, 2018

Texas Tech rolled by Houston, 63-42, Saturday on the strength of quarterback Alan Bowman’s new  Big 12 freshman passing record and wide receiver Antoine Wesley’s  new Red Raiders’ single-game receiving record at Jones AT&T Stadium. Click here for our photo gallery from this game. The Red Raiders are 2-1 going into their Big 12 opener next Saturday in Stillwater, Okla., against Oklahoma State. Both offenses showed up. Bowman and Wesley…

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Sooners squash Frogs’ playoff hopes in 38-20 win

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: Oklahoma Sooners 38, TCU Horned Frogs 20 NORMAN, Okla. — Baker Mayfield may be the frontrunner for the Heisman Trophy, but for at least one week, he may not have even been the best player in an Oklahoma uniform. Not with Rodney Anderson in the same Sooners’ backfield running for 151 yards and two touchdowns whil catching five of Mayfield’s passes for another 139 yards and two more…

November 16, 2017
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Longhorns closing in on bowl eligibility with win over Kansas

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: Texas Longhorns 42, Kansas Jayhawks 27 AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Longhorns rode a fast start to a 42-27 Big 12 Conference victory over Kansas in front of 96,557 fans at Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Texas (5-5, 4-3) is now one win away from being bowl eligible under first-year head coach Tom Herman. The Longhorns play at West Virginia and at home against Texas Tech to…

November 16, 2017
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FBS Hot Coaching Names: Nov. 12 Update

It’s our third Hot Coaching Names update for the 2017 season here at College Football America Yearbook. These are just some of the coaches that could be in for a head-coaching job at the end of the season. Some appeared in our yearbook. Others have been added this season. But before we get updated, we’ll note that Butch Jones’ tenure at Tennessee has finally come to an and after he…

November 14, 2017
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Hot Seat Coaches: Nov. 6 update

This is our third Hot Seat Coaches edition for the 2017 season. In the College Football America 2017 Yearbook I highlighted our Hot Seat Coaches for this year. Now, no one likes to see a coach get fired (well, maybe some of you do). But there are realities to college football. Head coach is a performance-based job and if your team doesn’t perform, well, that can sometimes lead to a…

November 6, 2017
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Postscripts: Week 9

Postscripts is my weekly wrap of the week that was on the road and in college football. Look for my travel news and notes here each Thursday, along with some of my opinions about what’s happening in the college game we all love. – Matthew Postins I’m going to be home this weekend. This is going to be weird. This will be the first time I’m home for a weekend…

November 2, 2017
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The Road Report: College Football America Week 9

The Road Report is College Football America/RoadTripSports.com Publisher Kendall Webb’s weekly review of the college football landscape – from the major colleges of the NCAA’s Football Bowl Subdivision to the small colleges of the NCAA’s Division II and III along with the NAIA and the junior colleges of the NJCAA and CCCAA. THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL AMERICA SPOTLIGHT Penn State absolutely rolled Michigan last Saturday night 42-13, and if there’s a…

October 26, 2017
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FBS Hot Coaching Names: Oct. 25 Update

In the Hot Coaching Names portion of our College Football America 2017 Yearbook I pointed out coaches, both head coach and assistant, that may have a shot at a head coaching job somewhere else in 2018. For instance, Lincoln Riley was on our list at press time before Bob Stoops went and retired at Oklahoma. So things can change quickly for some of the coaches we have listed here. Below…

October 25, 2017
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