| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Basketball was the sport du jour Wednesday, but during interviews at the ACC’s preseason media gathering, commissioner John Swofford applauded the freshly minted selection committee for college football’s playoff and again broadsided the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long will chair the first College Football Playoff selection committee.
“I'm proud and humbled to serve as the College Football Playoff Selection Committee's first chairman,” Long said in a prepared video...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:17 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Stand-up comedians have long joked that some things, like the actual components of chicken nuggets, are better left mysterious.
Recently, Mississippi researchers found out why: two nuggets they examined consisted of 50 percent...
| Sep 13, 2013
As the body was carried out of the house, retired Tavares lawyer Jerri Blair rose to her feet on the front porch to deliver one final salute as he passed by.
She snapped it off just the way former Circuit Judge Jerry T. Lockett liked it, so he'd know...
| Aug 26, 2013
IN A corner of the immaculate lawn of Mt Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, in Philadelphia, Mississippi, lies a long tombstone adorned with fresh flowers. Nobody is buried there; the stone is a memorial to James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:56 AM
On the night it opened practice to start the 2013 season, UCF got a commitment from one of its top targets in the class of 2014.
Smyrna (Ga.) Campbell safety Mike Rogers committed to UCF on Wednesday night, choosing the Knights over schools like...
| Jul 30, 2013
GAINESVILLE — Win and they will come, the adage goes.
But times have changed, even in the SEC where the league's streak of seven straight national championships has coincided with sagging attendance.
Take Alabama. Winners of the past two...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Most people figured Tallahassee North Florida Christian running back Jonathan Vickers was a lock to commit to Florida State’s 2014 recruiting class.
It wasn’t an automatic process, but most people were right. After mulling options from the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Kansas State basketball announced its official non-conference schedule for the 2013-14 season on Wednesday. Here is the press release from the university:
Reigning Big 12 men’s basketball champion Kansas State will host nine non-conference...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Fadol Brown has had his fill of South Florida.
The former FIU player committed to Ole Miss Friday, eschewing a Miami offer that was reportedly strong in the running.
At six-foot-five and 270 pounds, Brown is without a doubt ready to step into the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Mount Carmel senior running back Matt Domer has narrowed his list of favorites to four schools — Illinois, Indiana, Kansas and Syracuse — and hopes to make his choice soon.
"I'm planning to get out and visit all four schools one last time...