| Oct 26, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Robert Champion wanted respect. He got death.
Nearly three years after the Florida A&M University drum major died from a hazing in Orlando, the ex-band member accused of organizing the ritual will stand trial Monday, charged with manslaughter. Dante...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:27 PM
After practice Tuesday, UCF's specialists remained on the field to get in some extra work.
The Knights' 34-14 win over Temple was their most complete performance of the season, but special teams once again cropped up as a trouble area.
| Oct 30, 2014
Before he was hired to help rebuild Orlando's Citrus Bowl stadium, Anthony Ross was sleeping in a shelter at the Salvation Army.
He picked up day-labor jobs when he could, but didn't have a steady paycheck.
On Wednesday, Ross was among hundreds of...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Lissette Sanchez, a graduate of Oak Ridge High School in Orlando, said she allowed Florida A&M University band members beat her to earn privileges on the Marching 100's percussion bus.
Sanchez, 21, testified this morning at the Orange County...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Lawyers for Dante Martin did not call a single witness in defense of the former Florida A&M University percussionist accused of organizing the ritual that killed FAMU drum major Robert Champion nearly three years ago.
Martin, 27, also did not testify in...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The manslaughter verdict in the fatal hazing of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion should send a message as loud and clear as the famous Marching 100 band, State Attorney Jeff Ashton said Friday.
“I hope this scares people enough...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 5:44 PM
NON-DIVISION I OR II:
Apprentice 39, Alfred State 34: Apprentice School gained its first victory of the season Saturday afternoon, overcoming Alfred State in Newport News to avenge a road loss to the Pioneers.
Freshman Deon Lavender threw three...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Florida A&M quarterback Damien Fleming called the firing of coach Earl Holmes four days before the Rattlers’ homecoming game “a devastating loss.”
The hits kept coming for Fleming and the Rattlers (2-7, 2-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Last week’s bye was a welcomed departure from the norm for a Morgan State team that had been working together since early August. At 3-3 overall and 2-1 in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference -- and in the thick of the race for the league...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Apprentice shot a 338 and is tied for 10th out of 22 teams after the first round of the U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association National Championships at Penn State’s Blue Course in State College, Pa.
Kyle Mutter paced the Builders...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:39 PM
With Blake Bortles taking snaps, the Central Florida football team rose to a new level in 2013.
The Knights won 12 games in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference and capped the year with a victory over Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl....