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Tom Herman out at Texas after four seasons

(Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images) (AUSTIN, Texas) The University of Texas fired head football coach Tom Herman after four seasons with the team, the school announced Saturday. Steve Sarkisian, Alabama's offensive coordinator, is expected to replace him as head coach, ESPN reported.

Iowa Hawkeyes coach Kirk Ferentz tests positive for COVID-19

(David K Purdy/Getty Images) (IOWA CITY, Iowa) Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz has tested positive for COVID-19, the University of Iowa announced Friday. Ferentz, 65, tested positive Thursday during the Big Ten Conference’s daily testing, with results confirmed by a PCR test, according to Hawk Central. He is asymptomatic and will remain home until Dec. 27.

Michigan-Ohio State football game canceled due to COVID-19

(Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) Michigan and Ohio State will not be playing each other this year due to a rising number of COVID-19 cases in the Wolverines' football program. The cancelation of one of college football's biggest rivalry games, which was scheduled to be played on Saturday, comes after Michigan already canceled a Dec. 5 matchup against Maryland.