Alabama's Jones, Smith, Harris lead 6 Tide AP All-Americans
Lawrence, the likely first pick in the next NFL draft, made AP All-America for the first time in his career. ___The 2020 AP All-America team:FIRST TEAMOffenseQuarterback — Mac Jones, junior, Alabama. Running backs — Najee Harris, senior, Alabama; Breece Hall, sophomore, Iowa State. Guards — Ben Cleveland, senior, Georgia; Tommy Kraemer, senior, Notre Dame. Safeties — Kyle Hamilton, sophomore, Notre Dame; Tykee Smith, sophomore, West Virginia.
Virginia Tech Hokies lose to Miami Hurricanes, 25-24
The Virginia Tech Hokies lost to the Miami Hurricanes with a score of 25-24. In the first quarter, Hooker completed a 53-yard rushing touchdown for the Hokies. Then, running back Jalen Holston made an 8-yard rushing touchdown in the second quarter. In the second quarter, The Hurricanes made their first touchdown of the game as quarterback D’Eriq King completed a 10-yard rushing touchdown. In the third quarter, the Hokies completed a 1-yard rushing touchdown by Holston.
AP Interview: Manny Diaz believes Miami is already better
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – For Miami coach Manny Diaz, the end of 2019 was a disaster. Diaz, a Miami native, knows how they feel. “As a native and having grown up here, I get it better than anybody,” Diaz said. “You've got to set a culture and then you've got to recruit to your culture,” Diaz said. “The model of the culture here at the University of Miami has been set long before me.