| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:05 PM
It was there for the taking. After years of the Pac-12 Conference toiling at the bottom of the power league hierarchy, and six seasons without a Final Four bid, respectability was in reach.
The conference appeared deep enough and its schedule strong...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:00 PM
• Last January, the Rose Bowl ushered out the Bowl Championship Series era with a terrific closing act. Florida State scored with 13 seconds left to cap an exciting victory over Auburn. The Rose Bowl played host to four national titles in...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Quote of the day: "You can’t help but think in the back of your head about Arizona State, but you just have to have confidence in your defense that they’re going to stop them and they did."
-- USC tailback Justin Davis, on Nebraska's Hail...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Shortly after arriving at their hotel for the Holiday Bowl, USC linebacker Hayes Pullard sought out tight end Randall Telfer.
Seniors get their own rooms during the bowl stay, so it was an opportunity for the fifth-year veterans to visit and reflect....
| Dec 27, 2014
| 11:09 PM
It wasn't over until Nelson Agholor knocked down a Hail Mary pass.
On Saturday night in the Holiday Bowl against Nebraska, USC once again made it far too interesting.
Just as they had done in numerous games this season, the Trojans were in position to...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Lehigh evened its record at 5-5 by shocking host Arizona State 84-81 in triple overtime on Saturday night.
The Mountain Hawks led for most of the game and found a way to fend off the Sun Devils' comeback attempts and snap their 14-game home winning...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:40 PM
SATURDAY'S BOWL GAMES
Cincinnati (9-3) vs. Virginia Tech (6-6)
Time: 10 a.m. PST; Location: Annapolis, Md., TV: ESPN.
The buzz: After an early season three-game losing streak, Cincinnati won its final seven regular-season games...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 9:50 AM
USC defeated Nebraska, 45-42, on Saturday in the Holiday Bowl.
Here are five things we learned in the Trojans’ victory.
Hail Mary defense
USC learned how to defend a Hail Mary.
Trojans receiver Nelson Agholor was in on defense in the final...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 6:10 PM
USC, 2014 in review
•USC women's basketball team, under first-year Coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke, ended a seven-year absence from the NCAA tournament by defeating Oregon State, 71-62, in the Pac-12 Conference tournament championship game....
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:28 PM
For the past few years, Pat Chambers has traveled around Pennsylvania as part of Penn State's coaching caravan.
The support he saw in the Lehigh Valley stuck with him.
So when Russ Potts Productions, Inc. reached out to Chambers about playing a game...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Maryland coaches have begun constructing their game plan for their Foster Farms Bowl matchup with Stanford, schemes they hope put the Terps in position to upset the heavily favored Cardinal.
While Stanford is a modest 7-5, all five of the team's...