| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:37 AM
One week after launching its national streaming sports network, Chicago-based 120 Sports has expanded its lineup to include a live morning show -- with some familiar local names.
Chicago sports talk veterans Laurence Holmes and Dylan McGorty began...
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Maryland announced Wednesday that former men's basketball coach and Hall of Famer Gary Williams will oversee fundraising projects geared toward improving and building athletic facilities at the university.
Williams, 69, has served as an assistant to...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:28 PM
When it rains, Northwestern normally goes inside, allowing the Wildcats to practice in comfort. Not Wednesday.
And not only did the Wildcats work out in a driving rain, but there was also a heavy emphasis on conditioning drills. Mistakes prompted...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Fans of Atlantic Coast Conference schools have an acute case of network envy. If the Big Ten, Pacific 12 and the Southeastern Conference each has a money-printing cable channel, why not the ACC?
Indeed, among the most FAQs to my inbox are about a...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:35 PM
BOCA RATON — A topic that is still looming over FAU as it begins its season on Saturday is its former coach, Carl Pelini. The Owls will face a Nebraska Cornhuskers team coached by Pelini's brother Bo.
Although the game was scheduled before Carl...
| Aug 29, 2014
Quick quiz: When was this quote said about college football?
"Football to-day is a social obsession — a boy-killing, education prostituting, gladiatorial sport. It teaches virility and courage … but so does war."
This could be a critic of...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:42 PM
BOCA RATON — Brandin Bryant has fond memories of Nebraska's Memorial Stadium. Growing up in Omaha, Neb., Bryant attended several games to watch the Cornhuskers with his father, Robert, and his grandfather, Charles.
Every time Bryant watched...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Maryland's season-opening game against James Madison Saturday will not be available to DISH Network customers, a Big Ten Network spokeswoman said.
The game kicks off in College Park at 3:30 p.m.
“The Maryland-James Madison game will not be seen...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:34 AM
Unlike Mark Turgeon's first three years at Maryland, when a lack of early-season road experience and not many tough non-league games left his men’s basketball team a little ill-prepared for what it would face in the ACC, the Terps should be more...