| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:06 PM
Anniversaries are useful milestones for measuring progress or, in some cases, decline. In that way, college basketball mimics life, with coaches judged, year after year, by how their programs have grown — or not.
Come Tuesday night, it will be...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 1:59 PM
The mysterious function of eyelashes has been revealed at last -- thanks to science.
After measuring the dimensions of nearly two dozen mammal eyes, performing a series of wind tunnel experiments and engaging in some complex fluid dynamic modeling,...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:39 PM
Just hearing the words "go get the ball" in crunch time last Saturday against No. 9 Louisville from his coach were enough to validate the approach Anthony "Cat" Barber had been wanting to take at North Carolina State.
Until recently, Barber's problem...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:00 PM
CORAL GABLES – And then the coach lost his mind. Actually, Jim Larranaga used his Wednesday night. He stomped down the sideline. He yelled at the referee. He threw off his sports coat in a game for the second time in three decades.
Maestro, can we...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 11:22 AM
There was plenty that I didn’t include in Sunday’s story about recent NCAA legislation and its possible effects on local schools and conferences outside the Power 5, largely for space limitations in print and to prevent readers’ eyes...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:13 AM
College events, student honors throughout Lake County.
College of Lake County
Vendor fair: Over the next five years, CLC will spend $148 million on campus improvements involving major purchases of goods and services beyond its normal business needs....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Virginia has won 20 consecutive home basketball games. Moreover, the Cavaliers have won 20 straight at John Paul Jones Arena versus ACC opponents.
Duke’s home winning streak was 41 games prior to last week’s loss to Miami. Virginia Tech...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 10:36 AM
Updating this post ... Jonathan Jones was also offered a scholarship by South Carolina late Wedesday afternoon.
College football scholarship offers continue to roll in for Orlando Oak Ridge 2016 linebacker Jonathan Jones, with Miami, Ole Miss and...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:23 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — It was a strange feeling for Zach Auguste.
Like guard Jerian Grant a season ago, Auguste was stuck watching Notre Dame on television because of an academic matter when he could have been playing Jan. 14 at Georgia Tech.
| Feb 8, 2015
Recruits are signed, draft intentions known, schedules unveiled. Courtesy of academics, injury and tomfoolery, much can, and likely will, change before ACC football 2015 kicks off, but the picture has cleared since Pittsburgh's epic bowl collapse closed...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:59 PM
Some leftover thoughts from Wednesday’s football signing day at Lafayette College.
MOVE THE SIGNING DATE FORWARD
Football coach Frank Tavani said he would favor an earlier signing date, which would lessen the amount of time a coach has to...