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7-6, 4th in Big 12
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6dAdam Rittenberg

Winners and losers from NFL draft early entries

With potential first-round defensive linemen Christian Wilkins and Clelin Ferrell returning to school, Clemson is the clear winner of the early entry period. How did other contenders fare?

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Source: The Oakland Raiders are hiring Alabama defensive backs coach Derrick Ansley to work with the secondary. Football Scoop first reported the move. Ansley had accepted the defensive coordinator job at Colorado State but instead will go to the NFL. Alabama could try to bring back West Virginia cornerbacks coach Doug Belk.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Georgia finished with 229 rushing yards before contact, according to ESPN Stats & Info. Against Oklahoma in the last five years, only 2016 West Virginia (274) gained more. And that game was in the snow.

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Moss runs wild as Utah tops West Virginia (1:04)
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Moss, Utah run past West Virginia 30-14 in Heart of Dallas

Zach Moss ran for 150 yards with a career-long 58-yard run for a touchdown, Tyler Huntley scored twice on 2-yard keepers and Utah got its fifth consecutive bowl victory, a 30-14 win over West Virginia in the Heart of Dallas Bowl on Tuesday.

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Huntley scores 2nd rushing TD (0:29)
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Utah's Huntley walks in for TD (0:28)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Without QB Will Grier, still out with a broken finger, West Virginia has three first downs and 81 yards at halftime against Utah. Backup QB Chris Chugunov has taken several big hits, too.

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Utah recovers muffed punt (0:29)

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Utah's Kyle Whittingham has the best bowl record(10-1) of any FBS head coach in history. His Utes are off to a good start against West Virginia this afternoon.

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Utah's Moss takes it 58 yards for TD (0:40)
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27dAdam Rittenberg

Which teams are ready to crash next year's playoff party?

This year's semifinals haven't even been played yet, but it's never too early to look ahead to next season. Not counting this year's playoff teams, which programs could find themselves playing for a title a year from now?

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Midterm football recruiting class grades

The first early signing period is in the books. With almost seven weeks until national signing day, some grades are incomplete, but here's how teams have fared.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia All-America wide receiver David Sills V will return for his senior season. Sills is a Biletnikoff Award finalist, leads the nation with 18 touchdown receptions and earned consensus All-America honors. He joins quarterback Will Grier, who also will return in 2018 after a strong first season in Morgantown. "It is important to me to finish what I started in the classroom and help our program win a Big 12 championship," Sills said in a statement.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia junior quarterback Will Grier announced that he will return for his senior season in 2018. Grier passed for 3,490 yards and 34 touchdowns this season and was the ESPN.com Big 12 Newcomer of the Year.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Oklahoma set a single-game school record today with an average of 12.0 yards per play.

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Oklahoma tops West Virginia on senior day (0:41)

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