Eric Petersen, Ames Tribune: Jim Harbaugh remains the hot name in Iowa State's search for a coach to replace Dan McCarney.
Ray Fittipaldo, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Scott Paterno, one of Joe Paterno's sons, chastised reporters for watching Paterno's arrival at Beaver Stadium.
Chris Low, David Climer and Ryan Callahan, Tennessean: Tennessee's Phillip Fulmer has a beef with Southeastern Conference officiating and didn't mind saying so after a victory against Vanderbilt.
Todd Schulz and Joe Rexrode, Lansing State Journal: Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon issued a statement about the school's search for a coach. It was also revealed that consultant Chuck Neinas has been contracted to help find John L. Smith's replacement.
Tom Dienhart, Sporting News: Todd Grantham of the Cleveland Browns to Michigan State? That might not be accurate.
Chadd Cripe, Idaho Statesman: The MPC Computers Bowl has a sponsorship deal for this year, but it might not have an Atlantic Coast Conference team.
Stephen Tsai, Honolulu Advertiser: Colt Brennan passed for 402 yards and five touchdowns in Hawaii's 54-17 victory over San Jose State.