The college football season is here. Every week, different news and notes will pop up, which will affect what happens on the field and off it. Here are the college football week 12 news and notes.
Washington Fires Jimmy Lake
Although he only coached Washington for 14 games, the university has decided to fire head coach Jimmy Lake. He posted a 7-7 record after taking over for Chris Petersen.
Washington fires coach Jimmy Lake after only 13 games. “He had to go,” source told @ActionNetworkHQ. “The recruiting was worst it’s ever been. We were fearing we’d revert back to the (Ty) Willingham days. He had very few allies here"
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) November 14, 2021
Virginia Tech Agrees to Part Ways With Justin Fuente
On Tuesday Virginia Tech announced that they would part ways with head coach Justin Fuente. Fuente posted a 43-31 record at the school in six years on the job. While he started off with a 10 and then nine-wn season, he has failed to reach those heights since.
Virginia Tech announces head football coaching change
— Virginia Tech Football (@HokiesFB) November 16, 2021
Butch Davis to Leave FIU Job at End of Season
Butch Davis has announced he will be leaving FIU at the end of the season. The head coach posted a 24-30 record in five years at the school. Davis made comments about the school sabotoging the program because they listed an opening for a head coach online during the season.
Butch Davis tells @Brett_McMurphy what myself, @EricCHenry_ and @nbc6 reported previously, that he won't return as FIU coach. @ByTimReynolds (Nostradamus) also all over this
— Barry Jackson (@flasportsbuzz) November 15, 2021
Texas Running Back Bijan Robinson Out for Season
Texas star running back Bijan Robinson is out for the season with a dislocated elbow. He rushed for 1,127 yards and 11 touchdowns this season.
BREAKING: Bijan Robinson is out the rest of the season with a dislocated elbow.
Josh Thompson is also out for the rest of the season with a fractured fibula.
— Longhorn Network (@LonghornNetwork) November 15, 2021
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