Unknown players stepped up for Urban Meyer's Buckeyes this season.
Tommy Shuler and Rakeem Cato capped their careers with record-setting performances in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl to help Marshall beat Northern Illinois 52-23.
The Ducks' star quarterback Marcus Mariota is The Associated Press college football player of the year, adding yet another honor to his spectacular season.
Stanford Cardinal forward Anthony Brown scored a season-best 25 points, including the go-ahead basket in overtime, helping Stanford defeat the Texas Longhorns 74-71 on Tuesday night.
Led by 19 points from Will Cummings and 18 from Quenton DeCosey, the Temple Owls stunned No. 10 Kansas with a 77-52 rout Monday night that snapped the Jayhawks' eight-game winning streak.
Memphis won its first bowl game since 2005 and then got in a scuffle with opposing BYU.
A two-day hearing was held this month to determine whether 2013 Heisman winner Jameis Winston violated sections of the Florida State conduct code— two for sexual misconduct, two for endangerment. Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Major Harding ruled the evidence was "insufficient to satisfy the burden of proof."
The Wildcats (12-0) got every first-place vote for the third week in a row Monday, the latest balloting coming two days after their 83-44 romp over UCLA.
Odell Beckham Jr., James Rodriguez, Richard Sherman and Aaron Harrison were among those who put their distinctive stamp on sports in 2014 with shots, catches and plays that nearly broke the Internet and led off all the highlight shows.
Tennessee's Devon Baulkman scored a career-high 22 points off the bench Monday as Tennessee held Mercer without a basket for an 11-minute stretch in the Volunteers' 64-54 victory.
The Columbia women's basketball team won by 18 over Lindenwood University-Belleville.
The Columbia men's basketball team ended 2014 with a win in Belleville, Illinois.
It was the second win of the season for Stephens College women's basketball.
Devin Booker had 19 points, and the Wildcats scored the first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.
Aaron Harrison added 15 points, and the Wildcats (12-0) handed the Bruins (8-4) one of their most-lopsided losses ever.
Cincinnati basketball coach Mick Cronin has an aneurysm and will be sidelined indefinitely while doctors decide how to treat it.
The unruptured aneurysm was detected when the 43-year-old coach got tests this week to see why he's been having headaches.
Tanner Sutton scored a career-high 23 points for the Cougars, and Chantel Stanciel also reached a career-high with 22 points. Rockers added 14 for Columbia College.
Lauren Hilldecided Wednesday to give up her playing career after achieving her goal of scoring in a game even as she fights an inoperable brain tumor. The freshman at Mount St. Joseph will continue raising money for cancer research as she spends time with her family.
Columbia College women's basketball coach Jessica Keller announced the signing of Hannah Sutton. Sutton will join the Cougars for the 2015-16 season.
As Stephens College basketball continues to lose games, junior forward Dana Heggemann is doing her best to rally the team — as a player and second coach.
The Stephens College basketball team lost to Hannibal-LaGrange despite a halftime lead Tuesday.