Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Participants in first minority coordinators professional development seminar, held at NFL combine and sponsored by Advocates for Athletic Equity (formerly BCA): Delaware CBs coach Henry Baker, Oklahoma DBs coach Kerry Cooks, North Texas OL coach Brad Davis, Hawaii offensive coordinator Kefense Hynson, Missouri RBs coach Brian Jones, SMU defensive coordinator Van Malone, Vanderbilt DBs Brett Maxie, Gardner-Webb OL coach Kenneth Ray, Southern Utah head coach Demario Warren and Findlay co-defensive coordinator Jake Zweig.

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Brohm gets raise, 4-year extension from WKU

Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm, on the heels of a 12-2 finish in 2015, has agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2019 that boosts his annual salary from $600,000 to $800,000.

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Non-Power 5 schools are doing work

Who says you have to be a Power 5 school to get some hotshots? Now being considered as recruiting's biggest upset, 5-star DT Ed Oliver made it official and signed with Houston. Meanwhile, Southern Miss isn't doing too shabby with its class either.

Will Texans reach at QB?

Clearly Houston has a need at quarterback, but Todd McShay doesn't see them addressing that issue in the first round. Instead, he has the Texans filling a need on the interior of their D-line. Mock Draft 2.0 (Insider)

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Hopson: Southern Miss 'opportunity of lifetime'

Jay Hopson was an assistant coach on some good Southern Miss football teams during the 2000s. Now he is returning to try to duplicate that success as the program's leader.

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SEC West QBs lead South to Senior Bowl win

SEC West quarterbacks Dak Prescott, Jake Coker and Brandon Allen each led scoring drives to help the South to a 27-16 win over the North in Saturday's Senior Bowl.

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Louisiana Tech RB Kenneth Dixon has a pro frame, speed through the hole and a quick burst in the open field. Top RB on the field at Senior Bowl workouts.


Signing Day countdown, Phyllis from Mulga

Danny Kanell and Tom Luginbill join CFB Live to discuss the final week before signing day and the rise of Vernon Adams Jr.. Plus, Phyllis from Mulga embraces Finebaum listeners.

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Monken leaves Southern Miss to become Bucs OC

Southern Mississippi head coach Todd Monken has resigned from the Conference USA school to join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach.

Lloyd Carr among four named to CFP selection committee (2:16)
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Ex-Michigan coach Carr joins playoff committee

Former Michigan coach Lloyd Carr, Oregon AD Rob Mullens, ex-Southern Miss coach Jeff Bower and former Central Michigan coach Herb Deromedi will help select the CFP participants.

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Frank Wilson's departure to UTSA could be a game-changer for LSU and race for No. 1 class on signing day because of all undecided Louisiana talent. Wilson was the Tigers' primary recruiter in New Orleans where four ESPN 300 players are still up in the air. Now LSU will be in scramble mode with its biggest recruiting weekend of year starting Friday.

LSU RB coach Wilson to lead UTSA

Frank Wilson, known as a top recruiter who coached current NFL RBs Alfred Blue, Spencer Ware and Jeremy Hill, as well as current LSU star Leonard Fournette, replaces Larry Coker as head coach of UT-San Antonio.

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UTSA hires LSU assistant Wilson as head coach

UTSA has hired LSU running backs coach Frank Wilson as head coach after Larry Coker stepped down from the position earlier this month.

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Source: Eagles set on hiring Chiefs OC as coach

The Eagles plan to hire Chiefs offensive coordinator Doug Pederson as head coach, but no move could be made until the end of the season for Kansas City.

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Larry Coker resigns without fanfare

Coker quietly stepped down at UT-San Antonio on Tuesday. The former Miami head coach led the Hurricanes to the 2001 national title. How will he be remembered? Maisel: 3-point stance

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Summers snags one

UConn CB Jamar Summers grabbed a big interception on a pass intended for Marshall WR Davonte Allen. Summers won this battle, but the Thundering Herd won the game. Best bowl pictures

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Thompson tries his hardest

Southern Mississippi WR DJ Thompson lays out for a catch against Washington DB Budda Baker. With only three catches during the entire game, Thompson certainly made one of them count. Best bowl pictures


Huskies' Gaskin runs wild in Dallas Bowl

Myles Gaskin rushed for four TDs in Washington's 44-31 Heart of Dallas Bowl win over Southern Mississippi -- but none were as impressive as his 86-yard game-winning scamper.

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