Atlantic 10

College Football: 15 Players With Big Bowl Games Who Could Break Out in 2021

Which players can use their bowl performance to break out in 2021?
College Football: 15 Players With Big Bowl Games Who Could Break Out in 2021

Just one game remains in the 2020-21 college football season, as the bowl slate wrapped up on Saturday, Jan. 2. It’s hard to read too much into bowl games due to opt outs and the unusual nature of the 2020 season. However, several players had big performances that could carry into the ’21 campaign. The definition of breakout players can vary from analysts and fanbases across the college football spectrum. However, these 15 players are worth watching on a national level, as they look to take their game to another level next fall.

 

College Football Week 7 Awards

Athlon hands out the awards from the seventh week of action
College Football Week 7 Awards

With the seventh weekend of the 2020 season in the books, it’s time to take a look at the best of the best and honor some of the top performances. Each week, Athlon Sports will highlight some of the top performers in college football with its weekly awards section. Here’s a look at Athlon Sports’ picks for the offensive, defensive, coordinator, team, and freshman from Week 7:

 

College Football Week 7 Awards

Offensive Player of the Week: DeVonta Smith, WR, Alabama

Ranking the Atlantic 10's basketball coaches

Stevens, Smart add to the league's clout
<p> Ranking the Atlantic 10's basketball coaches</p>

The Atlantic 10 already had an intriguing group of coaches with Chris Mack carrying the tradition at Xavier, Fran Dunphy leading the consistent Temple program, Rick Majerus leading a comeback for both Saint Louis and his own career, and the well-established Phil Martelli at St. Joseph’s.

College Basketball's Top 10 Coaching Hires for 2012

Our coundown of the top 10 college basketball coaching hires, plus other superlatives
<p> Summing up the college basketball coaching carousel</p>

Only in college basketball could 45 programs make coaching changes and only a handful of them be truly blockbuster. No moves at Arizona or Kentucky as in recent seasons.

The biggest name to move may be Frank Martin from Kansas State to South Carolina. The biggest vacancy was at Illinois, where the Illini struck out on their top candidates before hiring Ohio’s John Groce.