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2018 Schedule
10-2, 1st in Sun Belt - East
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1dMark Schlabach

Appalachian St. hiring Drinkwitz to 5-year deal

NC State offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Eli Drinkwitz has agreed to a five-year deal as head coach of the Appalachian State Mountaineers.

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1dMark Schlabach

The one-stop shop for every bowl game

Before we get beyond Christmas to the playoff, there will be plenty of action worth watching, including Fresno State's Marcus McMaryion against Arizona State and a Wisconsin-Miami matchup in which both teams have a lot to prove.

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9dESPN.com contributors

Best bets for every college football bowl game

Looking to bet on a college football bowl game? This is the file for you, as our four expert handicappers offer their analysis for every (non-playoff) bowl game.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Hearing that Appalachian State not surprisingly wants a coach with direct ties to the school to succeed Scott Satterfield. Georgia Tech defensive coordinator Nate Woody, NC State associate head coach/OL coach Dwayne Ledford and Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Scot Sloan all will be in the mix. Georgia State coach Sean Elliott could be an option, too, as he played and coached at Appalachian State. A 2-10 record this fall doesn't help.

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Louisville names App State's Satterfield coach

Louisville has hired Appalachian State's Scott Satterfield as the Cardinals' new football coach, replacing the fired Bobby Petrino. Satterfield's high-scoring Mountaineers have won three straight Sun Belt titles.

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12dAdam Rittenberg

Picking winners for every bowl game matchup

From Dec. 15 through Jan. 7, the Celebration Bowl through the CFP National Championship, Adam Rittenberg picks his winners for bowl season.

13d

Thomas guides Appalachian State to Sun Belt title

Zac Thomas had two long touchdown runs, Darrynton Evans set up another score with a 97-yard kickoff return and Appalachian State defeated Louisiana-Lafayette 30-19 in the Sun Belt Conference championship game on Saturday.

App State's Thomas scores 35-yard TD on 4th down (0:23)
Ragin Cajuns' QB keeps and runs for an 8-yard TD (0:27)
App State's Thomas goes untouched on 25-yard TD (0:28)
App State 97-yard kick return sets up 1-yard TD (1:04)
20d

Appalachian St. tops Troy 21-10, hosts Sun Belt title game

Zac Thomas passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as Appalachian State jumped to an early lead and held off Troy 21-10 to capture the Sun Belt Conference East Division crown on Saturday, ending the season on a four-game win streak.

Troy's Deondre Douglas bobbles, hauls in crazy TD (0:30)
Appalachian State's Pearson hurdles defender for TD (0:38)
Wild deflection off helmet results in pick-6 (0:33)
Georgia Southern fans rush the field (1:03)
Georgia Southern sideline and fans are pumped (0:49)
Eagles QB goes 47-yards to the house (0:42)
Georgia Southern RB goes right up the middle for a TD (0:26)

Team Stats

Passing Yards188.6
Rushing Yards241.0
Points For36.777th
Points Against15.7