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Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason faces tough secondary

...accurate. Some of them the ball got tipped at the line of scrimmage."The Thorpe Award winner for nation's top defensive back can break the NCAA record with an interception against Georgia. Holliman is tied now for most interceptions in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-21/georgia-quarterback-hutso
Aquinas' Garnett picks Middle Tennessee State

...January, said Georgia Southern was also recruiting him hard lately.While at Aquinas, Garnett played running back and defensive back but could also be a receiver when needed for the high-powered Irish offense. With Garnett's all-around play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-15/aquinas-garnett-picks-mid
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota sweeps awards

...and Reese Dismukes, of Auburn.Louisville's Gerod Holliman has won the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation's top defensive back. Holliman was selected over finalists Landon Collins, of Alabama, and Oregon's Iko Ekpre-Olomu.Maryland's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-11/oregon-quarterback-marcus
Pressure works both ways in Army-Navy rivalry

...lead 58-49-7."Coach Monken said one thing to us: Right now, we haven't played that team," Army senior defensive back Geoffery Bacon said. "The 2014 Army team hasn't played the 2014 Navy team. So right now, we're 0-0."Beating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-12/pressure-works-both-ways-
Amari Cooper changes Alabama's focus

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Alabama receiver Amari Cooper blew past the defensive back on a deep post, and his offensive coordinator didn't even wait until the ball was in the air to celebrate.Lane Kiffin raised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-09/amari-cooper-changes-alab
Arizona's Scooby Wright earns award given to top college defensive player

...The other finalists were Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown, Alabama defensive back Landon Collins, Mississippi defensive back Senquez Golson and Louisville defensive back Gerod Holliman. TENNESSEE: Butch Jones appears to have the program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-08/arizonas-scooby-wright-ea
Georgia Southern's Willie Fritz is Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year

...all-conference and offensive lineman Logan Daves, defensive back Deion Stanley, defensive lineman Jay Ellison and...open-field tackler, gave Southern versatility at defensive back. Stanley, a SoCon second-teamer last season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-10/georgia-southerns-willie-
Oregon overwhelms Arizona

...over us," Northern Illinois defensive back Dechane Durante said. "This...times when the ball bounced to the defensive back who picked it off. The Huskies...Gehrig Dieter outfought freshman defensive back Mayomi Olootu for Knapke's deep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-06/oregon-overwhelms-arizona
Georgia Tech's Paul Johnson named ACC Coach of the Year

...votes) and second in (10) voting for offense.Blanding received 37 votes for the defensive award while Clemson defensive back Mackenzie Alexander had 10.Kaaya's 2,962 yards passing this season are the fourth-most by a freshman in league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-02/georgia-techs-paul-johnso
Florida State wins its third consecutive ACC title

...ACC's all-time leader in yards receiving. One score came on a blown coverage and the other when a Georgia Tech defensive back fell down.Georgia Tech, which entered the game with nation's third-best ground attack averaging 333.8 yards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-06/florida-state-wins-its-th