| 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 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...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:07 AM
I sat in my first community college class when I was 6 years old. After my mother's death, I lived with an aunt who was taking certification classes for an in-home day care license. With her own four daughters — and now me and my sister as her fifth...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:38 PM
Kissimmee Osceola offensive tackle Parker Braun had a few college football scholarship offers under his belt. Liberty and Army had been the first ones on board for the 6-foot-4, 275-pound Braun.
Tuesday, however, started what will likely be a snowball...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:08 PM
| 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.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:19 PM
Slouched in a metal folding chair Sunday in Virginia Tech's visiting team locker room that doubles as a sticky, painted cinder block closet, Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon seemed to be in his comfort zone.
He was already getting used to the idea of being...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 4:00 PM
When Henry Miller was walking around the practice facility at Florida State's Jimbo Fisher Football Camp last summer, he started to draw plenty of attention.
That's what happens when you are an unfamiliar face with a football physique making plays on...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:26 PM
The effort to build a high-tech manufacturing center in Osceola County has reached a milestone, becoming a finalist in a $110 million federal contract hunt.
The Osceola project, led by University of Central Florida, becomes one of three or four teams to...