Stories tagged: Sonny Dykes
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 9 p.m.
Cal fires coach Sonny Dykes after 4 seasons, 1 bowl appearance
More than six weeks after coach Sonny Dykes finished his fourth season at California, he was called into a meeting Sunday with athletic director Mike Williams and promptly fired.
Thu., Dec. 10, 2015, 8:39 p.m.
Alabama’s Derrick Henry wins college football’s player of year award
Alabama running back Derrick Henry was the biggest star of college football’s awards night, as he won the Maxwell Award, given to the college player of the year, and the …
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 8:13 p.m.
Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost is new UCF coach
Central Florida went west to find its next football coach. The school announced Tuesday that it had hired Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost to take over a program that just …
Fri., Oct. 3, 2014, midnight
These Cal Bears barely resemble 2013 version
PULLMAN – The California team that plays here on Saturday will look nothing like the one that Washington State beat 44-22 last season, and not just because many of the …
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014, 8:19 p.m.
WSU taking on a much different Cal team than last year’s
The California team that travels to Pullman on Saturday will look nothing like the one that Washington State beat 44-22 last season, and not just because many of the team’s …
Tue., Sept. 30, 2014, midnight
Leach pal Dykes leads Cal against Cougars
PULLMAN – Mike Leach faces a former disciple this weekend in California coach Sonny Dykes, who was a wide receivers coach and co-offensive coordinator under Leach at Texas Tech. Dykes, …
Mon., Sept. 29, 2014, 8:20 p.m.
Cal, WSU offenses not quite mirror images
Mike Leach faces a former disciple this weekend in California coach Sonny Dykes, who was a wide receivers coach and co-offensive coordinator under Leach at Texas Tech.
Fri., Oct. 4, 2013, midnight
Cal QB has been quick learner of Raid offense
PULLMAN – If there’s a downside to the Air Raid offense promulgated by Washington State University head coach Mike Leach, it’s that it’s not the easiest thing to teach, or …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013, midnight
Lives of coaches Leach, Dykes intertwine
PULLMAN – The career of a football coach is a winding, circuitous affair full of fits and starts, hirings and firings, promotions and demotions. It is a hectic lifestyle, one …
Tue., Oct. 1, 2013, midnight
Washington St. at California
Time: 1 p.m. Saturday, Memorial Stadium, Berkeley, Calif. TV: Fox Sports 1
Wed., Sept. 18, 2013, midnight
Pac-12 as good as it gets, says Dykes
Quick, someone check to make sure Sonny Dykes’ house is still standing. The California coach’s assessment of the Pac-12 might raise the ire of those with a more southern- colored …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2013, 8:45 p.m.
Pac-12 notes: Pac-12 as good as it gets says Dykes
Quick, someone check to make sure Sonny Dykes’ house is still standing.
Wed., Aug. 28, 2013, midnight
Some Pac-12 teams slow to name starting QB
It came as no surprise that when Washington State released its first official depth chart of the season on Tuesday, Connor Halliday was listed all by himself as the team’s …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2012, midnight
Dykes brings his Technical savvy to Cal
BERKELEY, Calif. – At the urging of athletic director Sandy Barbour, Sonny Dykes pulled out a white California cap from underneath the podium and popped it on his head to …