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FBS Notebook: NCAA rule places limits on headsets

FBS Notebook: NCAA rule places limits on headsets

Lindyssports.com Staff

May 12 The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel passed a new rule Friday limiting the number of headsets a team can use during a game to 20. FULL STORY

No. 4 USC embraces the hype for opener

No. 4 USC embraces the hype for opener

The Sports Xchange

August 29 Participants from two of last season's New Year's Six bowl games face off for the first time ever on Saturday, when No. 4 USC hosts Western Michigan at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. FULL STORY

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

The Sports Xchange

November 28 That's the way Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck looks at his senior quarterback and top wide receiver. The undefeated and 21st-ranked Broncos, who face Ohio for the Mid-American Conference championship at Detroit's Ford Field on Friday FULL STORY

Fleck, W. Michigan look to 'row the boat' vs. Toledo

Fleck, W. Michigan look to 'row the boat' vs. Toledo

The Sports Xchange

November 22 Since his arrival at Western Michigan in December 2012, coach P.J. Fleck urged everyone associated with his program to "Row the Boat" - and the philosophy has brought the No. 14 Broncos into uncharted waters. FULL STORY

First and 20: Easy as 2-3-4 to create chaos

First and 20: Easy as 2-3-4 to create chaos

Anthony Gimino

November 13 No. 2 Clemson, No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 Washington all lost -- as did No. 8 Texas A&M and No. 9 Auburn. Clemson and Michigan had been favored by about three touchdowns. Each of the five upset victims had been FULL STORY

Unbeaten Western Michigan rallies past Kent State

Unbeaten Western Michigan rallies past Kent State

The Sports Xchange

November 08 No. 21 Western Michigan used the power of two 100-yard rushers and momentum from a fourth-quarter safety to remain unbeaten and stay in the chase for a big bowl with a 37-21 victory at Kent State in a Mid-American Conference FULL STORY

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Matt Lowe

October 21 Alabama’s dominating win over Tennessee last week was not only impressive, but it also proved one thing: Nick Saban’s ability to adapt to the current college game — and its rules. FULL STORY

College Coaching Buzz: Five candidates to watch

College Coaching Buzz: Five candidates to watch

Matt Lowe

October 19 Sure, Houston head coach Tom Herman will draw interests from several top programs after re-signing a new contract early this year. But the Houston brass is rumored to be in negotiations about yet another contract FULL STORY

Week Seven Lowe Down: Bama, Ohio State survive

Week Seven Lowe Down: Bama, Ohio State survive

Matt Lowe

October 14 Both Tennessee and Wisconsin are capable of doing the deed against two of the best teams in America in Alabama and Ohio State, but the home dogs will have to play flawless FULL STORY

Western Michigan plays as ranked team for 1st time

Western Michigan plays as ranked team for 1st time

The Sports Xchange

October 11 Western Michigan (6-0, 2-0 MAC West), which entered the coaches poll for the first time last week, is off to its best start since the 1941 team went 8-0. FULL STORY