| Oct 14, 2010
| 1:55 PM
By Allison Amend
Louisiana State University Press, $18.95
Reviewed By Lynna Williams, special to the Tribune
Allison Amend has taken an historical fact—the first Jewish settler in Oklahoma was named Bogy (or Boggy) Johnson—...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 1:27 AM
In a revealing twist to the ongoing Dee Hart-Ha'sean Clinton-Dix recruiting saga, the latter unveiled some interesting news Friday night during a routine interview about the upcoming Under Armour All-American Game.
"When it comes down to me signing on...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 2:22 PM
When Urban Meyer stepped down as Florida's head football coach Dec. 8, the first thing Thomasville, Ga., star defensive end Ray Drew did was cross the Gators off his list.
Defensive line coach Dan McCarney had already resigned to take the head coaching...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Numerous recruiting services are on site this week at the debut of Nike's "The Opening" at the athletic apparel headquarters in Beaverton, Ore., and with 150 of the best players in the country all in one place, there is no lack of voices to be heard....
| Oct 26, 2010
| 1:05 AM
Clay Burton's commitment to the University of Florida on Monday helped push Venice High School teammate OT/DT Omari Phillips, off the edge and the 6-foot-6, 259-pound Phillips took the Gator plunge with his good friend.
Phillips is a junior this season...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 8:27 PM
Plantation High outside linebacker Ryan Shazier visited Ohio State this week and then on Friday, pulled back his commitment from the University of Florida.
"I felt that I found a better fit for me and my family and I felt it was best that we decommitted,...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Orlando Boone High wide receiver Marvin Bracy, the No. 5-ranked player in the Sentinel's 2012 Central Florida Super60, was given his nomination papers for the January 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which is held in San Antonio each year.
Bracy, who is...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:53 PM
Alabama is currently in the lead for blue-chip prospect Dvario Montgomery.
The Winter Park wide receiver creates a top 10 list of his favorite colleges every week with his wide receiver coach Sinclair Brown. The list indicates who Montgomery (6-3, 210)...
| Nov 30, 2010
Have you ever come to work sick?
If so, how sick?
I realized I had a problem in this area when my cubicle mate, a nurse in a previous professional life, suggested I see a doctor about my persistent cough. Good call: Turns out I had either walking...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 6:47 PM
GAINESVILLE — With less than a week until National Signing Day, Florida seems far removed from the program that pulled in one of the top recruiting classes in the country a year ago.
But Florida is not as far off as some fans might fear.