| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Wheaton North senior Clayton Thorson attended the BCS national title game between Auburn and Florida State.
He said he also went to a Clippers game and visited Universal Studios.
But the highlight of his busy 10-day trip was his performance in the...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Stanford is one of the most physical teams in college football, boasting a deep and stout offensive line and an aggressive defensive front.
So USC players are eager to prove they can go toe to toe with the fifth-ranked Cardinal in Saturday's Pac-12...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 10:09 PM
The text messages and voice mails started blowing up on Ed Orgeron's phone soon after USC upset Stanford.
Former Trojans coach Pete Carroll and others from the Seattle Seahawks staff sent congratulations. So did former Miami players such as Warren...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For the University of Miami, the long, frustrating wait is almost over.
The NCAA is scheduled to announce its ruling in the Miami investigation Tuesday morning. The school has self imposed sanctions, but the NCAA could add more penalties following a...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Providence receiver Miles Boykin thinks the tradeoff is worthwhile.
The 6-foot-5 junior, whose four-touchdown performance in a 28-22 victory against Brother Rice on Friday night elevated the Celtics into the playoffs as a No. 8 seed (out of eight teams)...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:47 AM
In one of the least shocking announcements of summer, two-time defending national champion Alabama has opened at No. 1 in USA Today's preseason college football poll.
UCLA, coming off a 9-5 season, is No. 21 and USC, 7-6 last year, is No. 24....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:27 AM
A prominent autograph broker on eBay claims that Johnny Manziel's friend and personal assistant, Nate Fitch, told him that Manziel would no longer sign autographs for him without compensation, according to ESPN.
The broker said that the Texas A&M...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 9:40 PM
USC has not defeated Stanford since 2008, a four-game losing streak that began with the infamous "What's your deal?" blowout at the Coliseum and continued with last season's loss at Stanford Stadium.
Ed Orgeron, the Trojans' interim coach, has been a...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Forget college football's phony BCS system. Oak Park has had its own little playoff-like run the last two weeks, knocking off a pair of unbeaten teams, Nordhoff and Bishop Diego, and now the Eagles are expected to climb to No. 1 in the Northwest Division...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Is Tim Tebow's playing career over? It looks that way after it was announced Tuesday that he had been hired by the SEC Network as an analyst for its "SEC Nation" show,
The SEC Network is owned by ESPN.
"I am so excited that ESPN has given me this...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 12:57 PM
UCLA didn't play its best game of the season Saturday night against Cal but a solid victory and a series of shakeups helped lift the Bruins into the top 10 in Sunday's Associated Press and USA Today coaches' polls.
UCLA climbed two spots to No. 9 in the...