| Nov 19, 2011
| 7:50 PM
It was another history in the making performance for University of Houston quarterback Case Keenum.
The Coogs leveled SMU 37-7 on Saturday, Nov. 19 in front of a Robertson Stadium record crowd of 32,207 to record their 11th straight victory.
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:51 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight on the best story from this year’s Olympic Trials – and it’s *not* the on-going duel between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte.
Instead, it’s 45-year-old swimmer Dara Torres. Tomorrow in...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Steven Tyler turned in a beautiful rendition of the national anthem before Sunday's AFC Championship between the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens -- that's "beautiful," the word that lost all meaning last year when Tyler used it to describe...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Olympian and UofH alum Carl Lewis returns home to a crowd of teenagers at the Running USA Conference.
Fortunately, he’s not going to sing to them. His mission is to talk to and motivate them. Lewis tells the kids, 'If life was easy, everybody&...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:52 PM
The 34th annual Hershey's Track and Field Games North American Final Meet took place on the Milton Hershey School Campus on Saturday.
Carl Lewis, a nine-time Olympic gold medalist and an ambassador for the event, says he too started out at events like...
| Jul 31, 2010
Ten-time Olympic medal winner Carl Lewis has crossed a finish line of sorts, selling his Pacific Palisades home for $2.5 million, according to the Multiple Listing Service.
On the market since January, the contemporary Mediterranean, built in 1991, is on...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 12:49 PM
Ten-time Olympic medal winner Carl Lewis has sold his Pacific Palisades home for $2.5 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The contemporary Mediterranean, built in 1991, is on nearly a third of an acre with ocean and canyon views, a swimming pool...
| Aug 10, 2008
Not everyone can have the raw strength of wrestler Rulon Gardner or the flexibility of gymnast Nadia Comaneci. Oh, and forget about having the blinding foot speed of sprinter Michael Johnson. But with the Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing to inspire...
| Aug 11, 2008
| 10:51 PM
When Michael Phelps turned for home today in the 200-meter freestyle, rocketing off the final wall a full body length ahead of his closest competitor, the crowd inside the National Aquatics Center could no longer sit still.
One by one, they rose to their...
| Aug 12, 2008
It's time we overhauled our language as it concerns Michael Phelps. We can no longer talk about his quest. It's not a chase, it's not a dream, and it's not simply a goal either.
Eight gold medals at the Olympics? Let's just start calling it what it is:...
| Aug 15, 2008
Michael Phelps has a new accolade.
"He is the icon of the Games," International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge said yesterday.
The American swimmer had won five gold medals entering the 200-meter individual medley, setting five world...