| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive is ready to take his league and go elsewhere if the NCAA Division I board does not adopt sweeping changes that would lend autonomy to the five major conferences.
In his 13th year as SEC boss, Slive said...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Voters will decide on Aug. 26 whether the job, which pays about $142,000 a year, will go to Stacey Schulman, 36, of Cooper City, or Julie Shapiro-Harris, 54, of Tamarac.
The two women seeking to replace retiring Broward Circuit Judge Jeffrey...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The dollar figures popped off the page last winter when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams to lead the Hokies’ basketball team. Few, if any, schools with such a modest tradition in a sport would commit not only $18.2 million over seven years to the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:28 PM
UCLA appears to have found a winning football recruiting strategy, one that has allowed the Bruins to climb in the Pac-12 Conference standings and the national rankings in the last couple of years.
Coach Jim Mora and his staff are working hard to...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Via Erik Loomis comes this report of a university engaging, not to put too fine a point on it, in the world's oldest profession.
The case involves Arizona State University, which on Tuesday posted a job for an assistant professor in the history of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Michael Etienne is trying to make some points by challenging U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson in the Democratic primary in District 24, which straddles Broward and Miami-Dade counties. But he doesn't expect to win.
The Democrat-dominated district —...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
FSU tight end recruit Kyle Oliver is not used to seeing much else other than green in his hometown of Murfreesboro, Tenn. Green grass, green leaves, green everything.
Tallahassee, while not necessarily a metropolis, is “way different from...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Groveland South Lake offensive tackle Donovan Welch told the Sentinel on Wednesday night he is transferring to Montverde Academy,
The 6-foot-5, 270-pound Welch, who is currently rehabbing a torn labrum in his right shoulder, said his decision was...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Academics for so many high school football players have become an afterthought. If not for football, high school would not even be an option. They’d drop out. No concern for the future.
No matter how much society preaches the importance of...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Tommy Townsend won't have to change much of his wardrobe.
The Orlando Boone punter committed to Tennessee on Monday during a phone call with head coach Butch Jones, and the Vols have the same orange and white color scheme as do the Boone Braves.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:16 AM
Florida is now one of 22 states where students can use a computer science course to meet high school graduation requirements. The state's new rules -- approved by state lawmakers and the governor this spring --are part of a national push by technology...