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  • Thursday's multi-sport college and local roundup: ODU, UMass announce two-game football series

    Colleges: Football: Old Dominion and Massachusetts announced a two-game series, with a game Oct. 1, 2016, in Norfolk and a rematch Sept. 9, 2017, in Amherst, Mass. ODU added to a 2016 non-conference schedule that also includes games at Appalachian...
  • U. of I. professor seeks reinstatement after controversial tweets

    U. of I. professor seeks reinstatement after controversial tweets
    A professor who lost a promised job over his tweets on the recent seven-week Israel-Palestine war demanded Tuesday that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign reinstate him, citing free speech and academic freedom. But the university said it was...
  • Virginia, East Carolina provide early upsets in college football

    Oh, what a beautiful … morning? At first glance, the early batch of Saturday games looked like a reason to sleep in, but thank goodness we set the alarm. The action was so surprisingly compelling that even Mother Nature wanted to watch by...
  • USC at Boston College: How they match up

    USC has won all four of its football games against Boston College, including a 35-7 decision at the Coliseum last season. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines and matchups: Looking East USC has fared well in trips East in the last 10...
  • College spotlight: If you slept in, sorry about that

    Oh, what a beautiful … morning? Saturday's early games appeared to be, at one TV viewers' guide paper, a good reason to sleep until noon. The action turned out to be so compelling, though, that even Mother Nature was determined to watch by...
  • Maryland's C.J. Brown gets untracked after West Virginia wake-up call

    Maryland's C.J. Brown gets untracked after West Virginia wake-up call
    COLLEGE PARK -- After struggling through what he called "unacceptable" performances in the first two games of the season, Maryland football quarterback C.J. Brown declared: "As I go, the offense will go, I understand that." Said last Tuesday without a...
  • Kathy Van Mullekom: Fall plant sales are for shopping for new trees, shrubs and perennials, especially beneficial native species

    I recently groomed my perennial garden, cutting back leggy perennials and removing dying or dead foliage. Many flowers are left to produce seeds for songbirds to enjoy this fall. In November, I will totally clean my perennial garden, so the bed's few...
  • O'Leary needs to give ball to Stanback and quit playing games

    O'Leary needs to give ball to Stanback and quit playing games
    Running off at the typewriter … I can't believe I actually saw this headline the other day: "UCF's William Stanback may not start against Missouri on Saturday." Huh? What? Why? According to the story by the Sentinel's Shannon Owens-Green,...
  • U. of I. trustees vote 8-1 to reject Salaita

    U. of I. trustees vote 8-1 to reject Salaita
    URBANA -- The University of Illinois board of trustees voted Thursday not to hire controversial professor Steven Salaita, finalizing a decision that has created much backlash on campus and from academia nationwide. The 8-1 decision came after top...
  • Professor who lost job over Gaza tweets rebuffed by Illinois university trustees

    (Reuters) - University of Illinois trustees voted overwhelmingly on Thursday not to reinstate Steven Salaita, whose Twitter postings about Israel caused him to lose a promised faculty job, sparking debate about academic freedom and the use of social...
  • Confident Virginia Tech looks to guard against letdown against focused East Carolina

    BLACKSBURG — As Virginia Tech’s team buses arrived on campus early Sunday morning to a greeting from hundreds of fans still celebrating the Hokies’ 35-21 win at Ohio State, East Carolina was chugging back home after a much less...