| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:22 AM
With a degree from Virginia Tech, and assistant coaching experience on the Hokies' staff under the guidance of a father who's gained a pretty sparkling reputation in Blacksburg, Shane Beamer gets defensive when he feels his alma mater is being attacked....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Returning to practice after a late-season off week, Virginia football coach Mike London had to get a few questions answered early this week.
With his team slogging its way through a 2-8 season and a seven-game losing streak, London wanted to know if...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:29 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - BYU - INSIDE SLANT
If Old Dominion's Bobby Wilder ever tires of coaching, he could have a career in sales. Watch a Monday press conference and it's clear what Wilder does best.
The message is always positive....
| Nov 20, 2013
Last season, Duke reached its first bowl since 1994, snapped an eight-game losing streak to rival North Carolina and earned David Cutcliffe ACC coach of the year honors. Less than 12 months later, it all seemed a mirage.
The Blue Devils were 0-2 in...
| Nov 18, 2013
ABOUT halfway through Dave Eggers's bestselling dystopian satire on Silicon Valley, "The Circle", the reader meets Stewart, a bald, silent, stooped 60-year-old who has "been filming, recording, every moment of his life now for five years". Stewart is...
| Nov 15, 2013
A few years ago, Peta-Gaye Bisset took her McArthur High School AP Calculus students on a trip to Harvard.
"I thought they would be able to see that [Harvard] was a college possibility for them," she said.
But after brainstorming with fellow...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 7:43 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Though Virginia Tech hadn't looked like an Atlantic Coast Conference championship contender of late, it proved Saturday night it still has plans on making a run at a sixth appearance in the conference title game.
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Charles Nelson, the No. 1-ranked player in the Sentinel's 2014 Central Florida Super 60, picked up another big-time scholarship offer Friday afternoon and this one is a little closer to home.
Nelson was offered by the University of Florida coaching...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:18 AM
If Navy's game last week at Notre Dame was about the history of one of college football's longest series, Saturday's home game against Hawaii is about the heart. Specifically, it is about Ken Niumatalolo's heart.
Hawaii is more than just another...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:18 AM
College football is heading for a new day. It won't be long before the players on the field are going to receive more than a pittance. The present structure governed by the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association is beginning to crack....
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
When Tajh Boyd dons a cap and gown Dec. 19 to participate in graduation ceremonies at Clemson, he'll retrieve a piece of paper that may indicate his major areas of study were sociology and criminal justice.
His diploma certainly will be well-earned, but...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Virginia's defense will be in a weakened state Saturday against Georgia Tech, a veer option-running opponent which will require the Cavaliers to be sharp on the defensive side of the ball.
Starting cornerbacks Maurice Canady and Demetrious Nicholson and...