U.S. Coast Guard Academy football head coach Bill George speaks to players in this undated file photo.

<br>Richard Brahm/U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard football coach Bill George to retire following Saturday's season-finale

He has been the head football coach at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy for the past 21 seasons — but, after Saturday's rivalry game against the Merchant Marine Academy, Bill George will step down to spend more time with family.

McCoy scores three times, Army beats UMass 63-7 to snap skid

The Black Knights quickly recovered from an early gaffe against UMass (1-9), whose only victory came against winless Akron in late September.

Tomes scores 19 to lift Air Force over Texas State 78-71

Lavelle Scottie had 15 points and eight rebounds for Air Force (1-1). A.J. Walker added 12 points.

Navy squeezes past East Carolina 62-57 in Veterans Classic

Cam Davis scored 14 and Greg Summers added 13 for Navy, which evened its record after falling to George Mason in overtime three days earlier.

Scully carries Army over US Merchant Marine Academy 80-43

Chris Mann had 16 points and nine rebounds for Army (1-1). Tommy Funk added 11 points and seven rebounds.

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