The NCAA is an acronym for the National Collegiate Athletic Association. The NCAA is the governing body for all athletics in college, chief among those if college football.
The NCAA scrapped the Bowl Championship Series in favor of a playoff system. But does it truly crown a national champion?
College sports just wouldn't be the same without those silly costumed humans (and live animals) parading around the sidelines pumping up the fans.
Coach Eddie Robinson set the record for number of wins when Grambling State University won the Cotton Bowl in 1985. He retired in 1997 with an amazing career record of 408-165-15. His career lasted an amazing 56 years. Learn about Eddie Robinson.
Legendary Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne taught and motivated his players. He was known for his motivational skills and attention to detail when it came to play execution. Learn more about football coach Knute Rockne and how he inspired his team.
Pop Warner was named the greatest football coach of all time. He was the innovator of many types of offensive formations that were used for over 30 years. His final record was 313-106-32.
Amos Alonzo Stagg was a key figure in the development of football. His career spanned 57 years, he compiled a record of 314-199-35, and his innovations aided in the training of players. Learn more about his distinguished football career.
Coach Paul 'Bear' Bryant was a record breaking college coach who molded young players and led them to championships. His greatest achievements came at the University of Alabama, where his teams won 13 SEC titles and six national championships.
The story told in "We Are Marshall" sounds a little like the invention of a screenwriter, but the airplane crash that took the lives of college football players really took place. Learn the real story behind the film "We Are Marshall."