Mick McGrane, San Diego Union-Tribune: Bob Elliott, the defensive coordinator at Kansas State the past four seasons, is expected to join Chuck Long at San Diego State.
Suzanne Halliburton, Austin American-Statesman: The attorney representing two Texas players said police have no plans to charge the two in a Dec. 10 incident (registration).
Andy Staples, Tampa Tribune: Florida's recruiting class, regarded by some as the best in the nation, could swell to 33 players.
Chris Dempsey, Denver Post: Mark Helfrich, the quarterbacks coach and passing-game coordinator at Arizona State, will be Colorado's offensive coordinator next season.
B.G. Brooks, Rocky Mountain News: Colorado quarterback Joel Klatt is not pleased with a hit by Texas linebacker Drew Kelson that likely ended his college career.
Lincoln Journal Star: Josh Freeman, a top-flight quarterback recruit, has changed his mind. He plans to attend Kansas State instead of Nebraska.
Charles Durrenberger, Arizona Daily Star: Arizona is having a banner recruiting haul. The question is, how is Mike Stoops doing it?