Des Moines Register: Paul Rhoads, the defensive coordinator at Auburn this past season, has been hired as coach at Iowa State.
Terry Foster, Detroit News: Louisville defensive coordinator Ron English will be named coach at Eastern Michigan as soon as Monday.
Sal Interdonato, Times Herald-Record: Former Iowa State coach Dan McCarney is among candidates for the opening at Army.
Drew Edwards, Knoxville News-Sentinel: New Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin has fired a jab back at South Carolina counterpart Steve Spurrier.
John Canzano, Oregonian: Bowl game breadwinners get crumbs — nothing more than a greeting card — for enriching their schools.
John Moredich, Tucson Citizen: Any talks about a possible contract extension for Arizona's Mike Stoops will wait until after the Las Vegas Bowl.
Honolulu Advertiser: Hawaii and June Jones have reached an agreement on the 11-month dispute over the termination of his contract.
Don Williams, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Little movement in contract negotiations between Texas Tech and Mike Leach.
Dick Harmon, Deseret News: This bowl season is huge for the Mountain West, a struggling 10-year-old conference that's suddenly making strides in football.
Dave Matter, Columbia Daily Tribune: Missouri has suspended freshman safety Gilbert Moye for the Alamo Bowl.
Bart Wright, Greenville News: Tracking the populist path of Clemson's Dabo Swinney.
Angelique S. Chengelis, Detroit News: Shavodrick Beaver has become the second quarterback recruit to switch his commitment from Michigan.
Kyle Ringo, Boulder Daily Camera: Ticket prices might be on the rise at Colorado.
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