Football season is nearly over, but the news never stops in SEC country – especially with all of the NFL draft announcements, coaching changes and recruiting news churning this week.
- Jeremy Hill's Monday announcement that he will enter the NFL draft adds to a growing list of LSU players turning pro early. The Baton Rouge Advocate's Ross Dellenger writes that the Tigers' 17 early entries over the previous five seasons are more than any other SEC program.
- Following the announcements that defensive assistants Todd Grantham and Scott Lakatos are leaving the Georgia staff came a report that defensive line coach Chris Wilson interviewed at Alabama. The Athens Banner-Herald's Marc Weiszer provides an update on Monday's episode of “As the Georgia Defensive Staff Turns.”
- Recruiting analysts say new Penn State coach James Franklin is trying to pillage the class of commitments he put together in his old job at Vanderbilt.
- Alabama defensive back Vinnie Sunseri joined a host of teammates in the NFL draft pool according to reports on Sunday.
- Auburn's coaching staff feels confident about finishing strong in recruiting this year.
- The State lists five recruiting storylines to watch at South Carolina.
- The Columbia Daily Tribune's David Morrison explores how good Missouri can be next season after a resurgent 2013 where it played for the conference championship.
- Ole Miss announced over the weekend that defensive end/linebacker D.T. Shackelford will seek a sixth season of eligibility.
- Former Tennessee quarterback Jonathan Crompton offers rave reviews for his former coach and new Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin.
- With the College Football Playoff era now upon us, teams will circle the Jan. 12 championship game in Arlington, Texas, during this offseason. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Jimmy Burch discusses the names and subjects to follow over the next year before the big game at AT&T Stadium.
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Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
Final Pittsburgh 30 Bowling Green 27 Final Utah State 21 23 Northern Illinois 14
Final Marshall 31 Maryland 20 Final Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Final Brigham Young 16 Washington 31
Final Rutgers 16 Notre Dame 29 Final Cincinnati 17 North Carolina 39 Final Miami (FL) 9 18 Louisville 36 Final Michigan 14 Kansas State 31
Final Middle Tennessee 6 Navy 24 Final Ole Miss 25 Georgia Tech 17 Final 10 Oregon 30 Texas 7 Final 14 Arizona State 23 Texas Tech 37
Final Arizona 42 Boston College 19 Final Virginia Tech 12 17 UCLA 42 Final Rice 7 Mississippi State 44 Final 24 Duke 48 21 Texas A&M 52
Final Nebraska 24 22 Georgia 19 Final UNLV 14 North Texas 36 Final Iowa 14 16 LSU 21 Final 19 Wisconsin 24 9 South Carolina 34 Final 5 Stanford 20 4 Michigan State 24 Final 15 UCF 52 6 Baylor 42
Final 13 Oklahoma State 31 8 Missouri 41 Final 12 Clemson 40 7 Ohio State 35