| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:49 PM
As he started to warm-up his left arm in the TD Ameritrade Park bullpen June 21, an emotion Kyle Crockett hadn't experienced since making his college debut in February suddenly came rushing back.
Real, genuine nerves — the kind that can make a...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 11:29 AM
The United Football League folded its franchise in Hartford on Wednesday, leaving the four remaining teams each to play a six-game schedule this fall.
Players from the Hartford team will be dispersed in a draft Aug. 15. Former Colonials coach Jerry...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:11 PM
Chris Greisen directed Virginia to two second-quarter touchdowns and Delbert Alvarado kicked three field goals Thursday to lead Virginia to a 23-13 victory over Omaha in the opening game of the United Football League season.
The win, before an...
| Jul 29, 2012
Even before President Barack Obama voiced support for same-sex marriage, his re-election campaign was successfully tapping into the wealth of the gay and lesbian community in Chicago and across the country.
Four of Obama's top fundraisers, who together...
| May 17, 2012
| 10:01 PM
The long-shot prospect of taxpayer help to renovate Wrigley Field grew more remote Thursday, upended by revelations that the patriarch of the Chicago Cubs' ownership team had been offered a plan for using a super PAC to run racially tinged attack ads that...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 7:25 PM
The Omaha Nighthawks cashed in a dominating defensive performance Friday to pick up their second victory in the United Football League.
The Nighthawks spotted Virginia a field goal's lead, then shut down the Destroyers to pave the way for a 38-10 victory...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Burger King Worldwide Inc., one of the country’s largest hamburger chains, said its net income tanked 83% in its third quarter, the first time the brand has reported earnings since returning to public trading.
The fast food company was one of...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Each Thursday, Joe Moglia devotes 20 minutes out of the Coastal Carolina football team meeting to talk to his players about something other than football. Recently, he was struck by a story in the local newspaper about a suicide.
He stood in front of...
| Apr 20, 2011
In the eyes of ESPN's Jeremy Mills, Florida State could be getting ready to host yet another baseball regional later this season. The Seminoles, of course, hosted postseason play last season before earning a 20th berth into the College World Series in...
| May 11, 2011
Florida State's baseball team shows few signs of stopping as it has hit its peak — against some good competition, no less — here in the stretch run of the regular schedule. Only two more series loom for FSU. This weekend, the Seminoles will be...
| Jun 21, 2011
In case you missed it, Monday's College World Series game between Florida and Vanderbilt proved to be quite eventful. Sure, the SEC foes were facing off for a fifth time this season and UF led 3-1 on a three-run Preston Tucker home run. But tornado sirens...