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Coaches with the best and worst bowl records of all time

For some college football head coaches, postseason success comes easy, but for others it's very difficult. Here's a look at the coaches with the 10 best and 10 worst bowl records of all time, with a minimum of 10 games coached.
December 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Mike Riley returns to Oregon State as assistant coach

After two stints as the Oregon State head football coach, Mike Riley is officially returning to Corvallis.New Beavers head coach Jonathan Smith, just recently hired away from Washington, announced his coaching staff on Twitter Thursday afternoon. And in an unassuming manner, said announcement included the confirmation that Riley will return to Oregon State as assistant head coach...
Via Sportsnaut
December 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Mike Riley believes he is ‘exactly the right person’ to coach Nebraska

Mike Riley used his final post game press conference of the season to lobby to keep the head coaching job at Nebraska.Nebraska lost to Iowa on Friday to bring to a close a disappointing season that saw the Cornhuskers go 4-8 and finish fifth in the Big Ten West. After Friday’s loss, Riley took the opportunity to say why he should continue coaching the team. Included in that was Riley...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Nebraska hears pro-Hawkeyes chants during home finale against Iowa

An insufferably bad season for Nebraska football just hit one last parting low.As the Cornhuskers were getting blown out by the Iowa Hawkeyes in their home finale on Friday, chants of “Let’s go Hawks” broke out in Memorial Stadium, according to Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha World-Herald. Nebraska entered play on Friday at just 4-7 on the year and fell behind to Iowa by 20-plus points...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 24, 2017  |  Discuss

14 most underappreciated college football stories

College football’s playoff race is in full swing and that’s wonderful. There’s nothing better than the unique brand of freneticism associated with these final weeks of the regular season. However, there is one negative consequence: we only focus on the top-10 teams when there are so many other things worth talking about.There’s no room for any of college football’s smaller storylines...
Via Sportsnaut
November 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Mike Riley delivers head-scratching quote

Nebraska head coach Mike Riley delivered a head-scratching quote during his Monday press conference.Amid calls for his job, Riley expressed support of his 4-6 Cornhuskers.“I love this team,” Riley said, via ESPN. “I love our approach every week. We have had very few issues, except for the games. And I appreciate that, the work that they try to do to get ready. I’m positive that the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 13, 2017  |  Discuss

UCF president hilariously, fiercely territorial about HC Scott Frost

The UCF Knights are one of the hottest, and are certainly the most underrated, teams in college football today under head coach Scott Frost.The former NFL safety and pupil of Chip Kelly’s at the University of Oregon has the Knights undefeated heading into Week 12. Considering UCF went 6-7 in his first year, and considering his meteoric rise the past handful of years to begin with...
Via Sportsnaut
November 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Nebraska AD: Mike Riley will finish season as HC

For the Nebraska Cornhuskers, it’s not a matter of if they’ll fire head football coach Mike Riley as much as when it’ll happen. On Monday, athletic director Bill Moos made it clear that time is not now.“It’s not like I’ve got a coach to hire this afternoon at 3:30,” Moos said Monday, via ESPN. “Mike Riley deserves to finish the 2017 season. That’s how I operate.”Nebraska is currently...
Via Sportsnaut
November 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Nebraska AD ‘angry, frustrated’ after loss to Northern Illinois

Nebraska’s athletic director voiced his frustration after the Cornhuskers lost to Northern Illinois on Saturday.The Huskers lost 21-17 at home to the Huskies, marking their first defeat to a non-Power 5 team since 2004. Athletic director Shawn Eichorst spoke for the fans when he expressed his frustration after the game.“I’m angry, I’m frustrated, I’m disappointed,” Eichorst said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Riley announces departure of Nebraska DL coach Hank Hughes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Hank Hughes is out as Nebraska's defensive line coach. Cornhuskers coach Mike Riley announced in a statement Friday that Hughes wouldn't return. Riley thanked Hughes for his hard work and contributions. Riley, who's entering his second year at Nebraska, said he would look for ''a great coach, teacher and recruiter to enhance our defense.'' Before joining Riley...
Via Associated Press
February 05, 2016  |  Discuss

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