| Oct 13, 2014
James Franklin took a moment Saturday night to remind everyone that Penn State, despite the NCAA's reprieve last month, still is playing with an ankle bracelet.
The Nittany Lions' roster includes 62 "recruited, scholarship players," Franklin said in a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Maryland's football coaches convened inside Gossett Team House during the Terps' bye last week.
They assessed how players fared during the first half of the season, analyzed what worked and what didn't from a game plan standpoint and also discussed what...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote on Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Texas (3-4) at No. 11 Kansas State (5-1)
9 a.m., ESPN
It took Kansas State...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The Big Ten has planned events in Baltimore and Washington to celebrate Maryland joining the league on July 1.
A two-day event will begin at the Under Armour Brand House at noon on June 30, continue later that day at Nationals Park and conclude on...
| May 24, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The quest to plant roots in the New York market led the Big Ten to add Rutgers in November 2012.
In the 18 months since the marriage was announced, fans of the venerable conference have watched their new member implode. There was the abusive men's...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Jordan Klepper, the newest addition to "The Daily Show," doesn't mind risking a little poison ingestion if it is in the name of comedy. And if that doesn't bode well for his future as a correspondent on the show, I don't know what does. More on that...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The switch gets flipped on the new SEC Network today at 5 p.m. Here’s what you need to know:
What is it all about? Think Big Ten Network. The new network will be all SEC, all the time. Naturally, the centerpiece will be football games. The network...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The grin on Larry Scott's face seems hard to explain.
The commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference has come to talk television and, right off the bat, he must concede that not all the news is good.
Entering their third year, his Pac-12 Networks still...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Shawne Merriman dreamed of becoming either a professional football player or a professional wrestler while growing up in Upper Marlboro.
While his NFL dream was completed with his retirement last year, his wrestling dream is on its way to becoming a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:36 AM
DirecTV's new deal to carry ESPN's SEC Network, a college sports channel devoted to the Southeastern Conference, isn't sitting well with Larry Scott, the commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference, whose own channels are still not carried by the satellite...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Archbishop Curley football coach Sean Murphy jokes that he would rather coach Team Maryland in the Big 33 All-Star Classic two or three years from now.
That way Murphy, named Maryland's head coach for the 58th Annual Big 33 Classic on June 13 at...