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Nick Rolovich was in his second season at Wazzu.

Washington State fires football coach Nick Rolovich for refusing to get COVID-19 vaccine

The deadline for the state's vaccine mandate was Monday. Rolovich, the state's highest-paid employee, is the first major college coach to lose his job over his vaccine status.

Thayer Thomas went 79 yards with a Devin Leary pass for N.C. State's third touchdown of the third quarter, the visiting Wolfpack racing away from Boston College at Alumni Stadium.

After a tight first half, No. 22 North Carolina State left Boston College in its dust for a convincing win

Dead even in yardage and down only a field goal at halftime, the Eagles surrendered 21 third-quarter points and let the No. 22 Wolfpack get away from them.

College football | Georgia 30, Kentucky 13
Georgia running back Kendall Milton (2) recovers a fumble as Kentucky linebacker Jacquez Jones battles for the ball during the first half Saturday's matchup of SEC unbeatens in Athens, Ga.

No. 1 Georgia prevails at home over No. 11 Kentucky in a matchup of SEC unbeatens

Senior QB Stetson Bennett tossed three touchdown passes and the Bulldogs got another stifling defensive effort in a 30-13 victory over No. 11 Kentucky.

College football notebook
Aidan Borguet (right) powers his way past Lafayette's defense in Harvard's 30-3 victory Saturday at Harvard Stadium.

Aidan Borguet helps Harvard remain unbeaten in home win over Lafayette

Borguet ran for 169 yards on 22 carries and scored twice as Harvard (5-0) beat Lafayette, 30-3, Saturday at Harvard Stadium.

College hockey notebook
BC defenseman Drew Helleson was selected as an All-American last season.

Reloaded Boston College men’s hockey team is off to a promising start

After losing some talent to the pros, the Eagles (1-0-1) welcomed 10 new players, including four graduate transfers.

KEVIN CULLEN
The late Travis Roy at his Boston home in 2003.

A celebration of Travis Roy’s life to be held at Agganis Arena Oct. 21

Roy died last October at age 45, just a little more than a week after the 25th anniversary of the injury that left him paralyzed.

N.C. State at BC | Saturday, 7:30 p.m. (ACC Network)
Pat Garwo III carries the ball against Clemson in what turned out to be a frustrating loss for BC Oct. 2.

After a bye week of reflection, Boston College football readies for North Carolina State

The Wolfpack, who are ranked 22d, have a lot in common with the Eagles, and they present another opportunity for a statement win.

Colleges
Former BC women's soccer coach Alison Foley alleged gender bias, and retaliation for advocating for equality, in a lawsuit against the school.

Former BC women’s soccer coach Alison Foley sues school for alleged gender bias, retaliation

Foley, who abruptly resigned in 2018 after her team finished 14-5-1, and ranked in the Top 20 nationally, alleges she was given the choice to resign or be terminated after 22 seasons with the Eagles.