College Football

The University of Pennsylvania football team went 6-4 in 2018.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
April 05, 2019 - 12:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Spring workouts are in the books for the University of Pennsylvania football team. The Quakers are coming off a 6-4 2018 season (3-4 Ivy League). Their spring workouts were a bit unusual this time around because they inlcuded eight days spent overseas in China...
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New Widener University football coach Mike Barainyak stopped by the KYW Newsradio studios.
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Matt Leon
February 13, 2019 - 1:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Division III Widener University in Chester has a new head football coach. Mike Barainyak is the new leader of the Pride. He replaces Mike Kelly. It was announced after the 2018 season that Kelly wouldn't be back with the program. Barainyak was Widener's offensive...
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In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, Central Catholic players present Tyler Trent, foreground, with a check to benefit Riley Children's Hospital before meeting Lafayette Jeff in a high school volleyball game, in Lafayette, Ind.
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January 02, 2019 - 11:25 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tyler Trent, a former Purdue University student and college football super fan who inspired many with his battle against cancer, died Tuesday. He was 20 years old. His family confirmed the death to The Indianapolis Star . Trent wanted to be a sportswriter and was determined to...
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Ed Benkin/KYW Newsradio
December 30, 2018 - 11:03 pm
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (KYW Newsradio/AP) — Manny Diaz is back at Miami, before he ever left. And a most whirlwind day for the Hurricanes has Diaz taking over as the school's head football coach. Diaz agreed Sunday night to become Miami's coach — hours after Mark Richt stunned the school by announcing...
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Ed Benkin
December 13, 2018 - 11:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- First impressions go a long way. Manny Diaz made a strong one during his first day at Temple. The school officially introduced Diaz as the new Temple Head Football Coach on Thursday. Diaz takes over for Geoff Collins, who left to take a similar position at Georgia...
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Dreamstime
December 11, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Professional sports teams have instant replay — and players unions. But what rights do high school players have to appeal a call? A standout defensive football player at a high school in Minnesota was being recruited to...
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AP Photo/Matt Rourke
December 08, 2018 - 6:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Army had the corps bouncing in front of the president and kept the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. The No. 22 Black Knights recovered two fumbles in the fourth quarter, Kelvin Hopkins Jr. had two rushing touchdowns and Army beat Navy 17-10 on Saturday to win its third straight game...
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Dan Wing
December 08, 2018 - 9:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the 119th time, Army and Navy will do battle in a game of football later this afternoon. The game at Lincoln Financial Field kicks off at 3 p.m., but tailgaters will be there closer to sunrise. One tailgate will get started before the game, and won't end till...
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Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 8:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The annual Army-Navy game set to get underway Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field, but the competition has already begun. A few cadets from West Point and Annapolis dropped by the KYW Newsradio broadcast center to get it started. First it was a little relay race here...
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November 24, 2018 - 11:17 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Just before he ran out of the Beaver Stadium tunnel for the last time, Trace McSorley gathered his teammates and made a promise he probably didn't have to make. "I just said, 'I promise you guys that I'm going to leave everything out there today,'" McSorley said following...
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