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Ohio State wide receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba, left, catches a touchdown next to Utah cornerback Malone Mataele during the second half in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, in Pasadena, Calif.

No. 7 Ohio State beats No. 10 Utah 48-45 in wild Rose Bowl

Ohio State wide receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba, left, catches a touchdown next to Utah cornerback Malone Mataele during the second half in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, in Pasadena, Calif.

January 1, 2022, 6:55pm College

C.J. Stroud capped his record-setting offensive day by leading a 56-yard drive ending in Noah Ruggles’ 19-yard field goal with nine seconds to play, and No. 7 Ohio State beat No. 10 Utah 48-45 on Saturday night in the wild 108th edition of the Rose Bowl. Read story

NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia, pictured here in 2013, announced on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, that the NWAC basketball season will pause until the week of Jan. 17 in the hopes to avoid future cancellations due to COVID-19.

NWAC in holding pattern for basketball

NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia, pictured here in 2013, announced on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, that the NWAC basketball season will pause until the week of Jan. 17 in the hopes to avoid future cancellations due to COVID-19.

December 31, 2021, 4:34pm College

The emerging omicron variant, holiday gatherings further spreading the virus and cancellations across other college and professional sports were all factors in the Northwest Athletic Conference’s decision to delay men’s and women’s basketball by two weeks, NWAC executive director Marco Azurdia said. Read story

Central Michigan running back Lew Nichols (7) tries to evade Washington State defensive back Derrick Langford Jr. (5) during the first half of the Sun Bowl NCAA college football game in El Paso, Texas, Friday, Dec. 31, 2021.

Washington State comeback fall short as Central Michigan wins Sun Bowl

Central Michigan running back Lew Nichols (7) tries to evade Washington State defensive back Derrick Langford Jr. (5) during the first half of the Sun Bowl NCAA college football game in El Paso, Texas, Friday, Dec. 31, 2021.

December 31, 2021, 2:54pm College

Washington State rallied in the second half behind backup quarterback Victor Gabalis, scoring three times to make it close, but Central Michigan held on for a 24-21 victory in the Sun Bowl game Friday at El Paso, Texas. Read story

Oregon State's Jarod Lucas (2) sprints up the court during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Utah in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. Oregon State won 88-76.

Lucas’ 25 points leads depleted Oregon St. past Utah 88-76

Oregon State's Jarod Lucas (2) sprints up the court during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Utah in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. Oregon State won 88-76.

December 30, 2021, 10:27pm College

Jarod Lucas tied a season-high scoring 25 points and Warith Alatishe added 16 and Oregon State's starting lineup filled statistical columns while beating Utah 88-76 on Thursday night. Read story

Oklahoma running back Kennedy Brooks (26) runs for a touchdown against Oregon during the first half of the Alamo Bowl NCAA college football game Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, in San Antonio.

Brooks’ 3 TDs push Oklahoma past Oregon 47-32 in Alamo Bowl

Oklahoma running back Kennedy Brooks (26) runs for a touchdown against Oregon during the first half of the Alamo Bowl NCAA college football game Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, in San Antonio.

December 29, 2021, 10:35pm College

Kennedy Brooks ran for 142 yards and three touchdowns as No. 14 Oklahoma rode a dominant first half to a 47-32 victory over No. 15 Oregon in the Alamo Bowl on Wednesday night at San Antonio. Read story

Gonzaga guard Julian Strawther (0) shoots while pressured by North Alabama forward Payton Youngblood (14) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021, in Spokane, Wash.

Strawther leads No. 4 Gonzaga over North Alabama 93-63

Gonzaga guard Julian Strawther (0) shoots while pressured by North Alabama forward Payton Youngblood (14) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021, in Spokane, Wash.

December 28, 2021, 5:27pm College

Julian Strawther scored 15 points, Rasir Bolton added 14 points and No. 4 Gonzaga beat North Alabama 93-63 on Tuesday to extend the nation’s longest home winning streak to 59 games. Read story

Washington State running back Max Borghi (21) evades a tackle attempt from Washington tight end Carson Smith (42) as he runs for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Miami out of Sun Bowl against Washington State

Washington State running back Max Borghi (21) evades a tackle attempt from Washington tight end Carson Smith (42) as he runs for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S.

December 26, 2021, 5:05pm College

Miami said it would not play in the Sun Bowl on Sunday, which was scheduled for Friday against Washington State. The Hurricanes have been dealing with a virus outbreak for several days. Read story

Miami head football coach Mario Cristobal is shown following a news conference where Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich was introduced, Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, in Coral Gables, Fla.

WSU bowl opponent Miami now in virus protocols

Miami head football coach Mario Cristobal is shown following a news conference where Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich was introduced, Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, in Coral Gables, Fla.

December 21, 2021, 7:05pm College

The Miami Hurricanes’ plans to play in the Sun Bowl on Dec. 31 appear to be uncertain at best, after the school announced Tuesday that its football program has entered COVID-19 protocols. Read story

Utah State running back Calvin Tyler Jr. (4) runs to the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of the LA Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Inglewood, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021.

Utah State spoils Oregon State’s first bowl game since 2013

Utah State running back Calvin Tyler Jr. (4) runs to the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of the LA Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Inglewood, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021.

December 18, 2021, 8:28pm College

Third-string quarterback Cooper Legas threw two touchdown passes, Calvin Tyler Jr. ran for 120 yards and a score and Utah State beat Oregon State 24-13 on Saturday night in the inaugural LA Bowl on Saturday night. Read story

Gonzaga guard Andrew Nembhard, right, goes up for a shot against Texas Tech guard Davion Warren, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Jerry Colangelo Classic Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D.

No. 5 Gonzaga beats No. 25 Texas Tech 69-55

Gonzaga guard Andrew Nembhard, right, goes up for a shot against Texas Tech guard Davion Warren, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Jerry Colangelo Classic Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D.

December 18, 2021, 12:32pm College

Andrew Nembhard scored 16 points, Rahir Bolton added 15 and No. 5 Gonzaga outlasted No. 25 Texas Tech 69-55 in the Colangelo Classic on Saturday at Phoenix. Read story