| May 15, 2013
Bold non-conference schedules will serve Virginia Tech, Virginia and the ACC well as college football drives toward the playoff era. The challenge is in balancing that ambition with business and competitive concerns.
Strength-of-schedule has long been a...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:42 AM
As Terrell Lewis receives more college-football scholarship offers, each one starts to fill him with a little more pride.
At first, it was more about braggadocio; an ego boost, if you will. It was also an arrival of sorts, meaning someone finally...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Los Angeles looks lush.
But as often noted, it is actually an arid wasteland where nothing but artifice and self-interest sprouts naturally. That's the cynical, archetypal reading. For instance, two thirds of the way into Nathanael West's cynical,...
| Mar 15, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Olivier Hanlan's season-high was 26 points. So the notion of the Boston College freshman scoring 26 more than Erick Green on Thursday bordered on preposterous.
Green, after all, leads the nation in scoring. He is the ACC...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 10:28 PM
Seminole County might want to go ahead and put in an early public-works requisition for resurfacing major roadways next year.
There is going to be quite a bit of extra traffic, especially in the next few months, on roads such as Ronald Reagan Boulevard,...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 3:05 PM
The video game is 40.
Its exact birthday is arguable. Cultural historians likely would date its origins further back, roughly a decade or two; prototypes of arcade games flourished in university computer labs in the 1950s. But “Pong,” the...
| Jan 6, 2013
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — From player introductions to final horn Saturday, Virginia Tech's ACC basketball opener was bleak.
The Hokies shot poorly, defended worse and used only six scholarship players against a Maryland squad that may be the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:45 AM
The Fighting Irish will soon find themselves among Tarheels, Blue Devils and Hurricanes.
The University of Notre Dame announced Wednesday that it would accept an invitation to join the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). The university’s football...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 4:37 PM
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| May 15, 2012
| 4:36 PM
AMELIA ISLAND — As the sun rises over this quiet North Florida beach town, another day in the Florida State/Big 12/ACC saga is beginning. The last four days in this, the latest of the yearly drama that is conference realignment and expansion, have...
| May 28, 2012
| 4:36 PM
For some brave souls, the word “commitment” is one of the most important they know. To them, to make a commitment is to make a lifelong sacrifice. Pushing their individual hopes and desires and fears to the side, the commitments they make...