Sugar Bowl Game

South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp during the first half of the Outback Bowl NCAA college football game against Michigan Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
January 02, 2018 - 3:46 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Now comes the hard part for South Carolina's Will Muschamp. The Gamecocks second-year coach has proven — at Florida and South Carolina — that he can quickly turn a struggling team into a winning one. He led the Gamecocks from three victories in 2015 to a 9-4 mark after their...
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January 02, 2018 - 5:35 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alabama has grabbed a berth in the College Football Playoff championship game by whipping top-ranked Clemson 24-6 in the Sugar Bowl. Defensive lineman Da'Ron Payne's interception set up his one-yard touchdown catch in the third quarter, one play before Mack Wilson picked off a...
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January 02, 2018 - 2:47 am
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Alabama defensive lineman Da'Ron Payne (94) celebrates after being selected most valuable defensive player, after the Sugar Bowl semi-final playoff game against Clemson for the NCAA college football national championship, in New Orleans, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. Alabama won 24-6 to advance to the national championship game. (AP Photo/Rusty Costanza)
January 02, 2018 - 2:21 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Nick Saban is back in his comfort zone. Let others run up the points. He'll take a defensive slugfest every time. Especially when it gives Alabama another shot at a national title. In a game where every yard was a struggle, the Crimson Tide defenders took matters into their own...
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Georgia tailback Sony Michel (1) celebrates with teammates after scoring the game-winning touchdown in the second overtime period to give Georgia a 54-48 win over Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif (AP Photo/Doug Benc)
January 02, 2018 - 1:35 am
S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game. "Couldn't have scripted it better in some ways," SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey said. "It will...
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Alabama defensive lineman Raekwon Davis (99) gestures after a stop in the first half of the Sugar Bowl semi-final playoff game against Clemson for the NCAA college football national championship, in New Orleans, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
January 02, 2018 - 12:24 am
The Latest on the College Football Playoff semifinals (all times EST): 12:20 a.m. It's an all-SEC showdown for the national championship. Jalen Hurts threw two touchdown passes to help Alabama defeat Clemson 24-6 in the Sugar Bowl semifinal. Alabama will face Southeastern Conference rival Georgia...
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January 02, 2018 - 12:21 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alabama beats Clemson 24-6 in Sugar Bowl, advances to national championship game against Georgia.
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January 01, 2018 - 9:19 pm
Saturday, Dec. 16 Celebration Bowl At Atlanta NC A&T 21, Grambling State 14 New Orleans Bowl Troy 50, North Texas 30 Cure Bowl Orlando, Fla. Georgia State 27, Western Kentucky 17 Las Vegas Bowl Boise State 38, Oregon 28 New Mexico Bowl Albuquerque Marshall 31, Colorado State 28 Camellia Bowl...
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January 01, 2018 - 4:37 pm
Saturday, Dec. 16 Celebration Bowl At Atlanta NC A&T 21, Grambling State 14 New Orleans Bowl Troy 50, North Texas 30 Cure Bowl Orlando, Fla. Georgia State 27, Western Kentucky 17 Las Vegas Bowl Boise State 38, Oregon 28 New Mexico Bowl Albuquerque Marshall 31, Colorado State 28 Camellia Bowl...
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January 01, 2018 - 3:56 pm
Alabama and Clemson have already lost on College Football Playoff semifinal day. On a horse track, that is. Jalen Hurts was third in the fourth race at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida, on Monday, and Clemson And Watson was a distant sixth in the fifth — and yes, those are real horses...
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