| Dec 13, 2014
| 10:15 AM
NORFOLK — Newly minted Old Dominion graduate Trey Freeman has a degree in communications, with an emphasis in public relations. He could have earned extra credit for patience and perseverance, if such a program existed.
After sitting out a year...
| Dec 18, 2014
NORFOLK — Old Dominion tamed VCU’s press, solved Richmond’s matchup zones and survived LSU’s size. Wednesday’s home game against Georgia State offered a drastically different challenge:
The nation’s highest-scoring...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:23 PM
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl: Nevada (7-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4)
11 a.m, New Orleans, ESPN
The Buzz: The Ragin' Cajuns might as well book permanent reservations for the New Orleans Bowl. Louisiana-Lafayette is making its fourth consecutive trip...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:49 PM
BOCA RATON - Marshall coach Doc Holliday would rather forget the state of his defense when he first set foot on the Thundering Herd campus after being hired following the conclusion of the 2009 season.
All he knew was that he inherited a Marshall team...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 9:37 PM
10 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2014: Bethel vs. Phoebus (boys, then girls at noon).--LSC 48
Noon Football: Bahamas Bowl: Central Michigan vs. Western Kentucky (in Nassau).--ESPN
2 p.m. Basketball: Dec. 2014: Bethel vs. Hampton (boys, then girls at 4).-...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Boca Raton Bowl
MARSHALL (12-1) VS. NORTHERN ILLINOIS (11-2)
Time: 3 p.m. PST. Location: Boca Raton, Fla. TV: ESPN.
The buzz: This one is essentially a showdown between the top Group of Five teams left out of a major bowl. Marshall quarterback...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:34 AM
Gators quarterback Jeff Driskel will transfer to Louisiana Tech and play his final college season for coach Skip Holtz.
Driskel is a fourth-year junior who graduated last summer and can play immediately in 2015.
Driskel’s decision brings an...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:58 AM
TV/radio: 5 p.m., Tuesday, ESPN, AM 560 WIND
Line: Marshall by 9 1/2.
Records: Marshall (12-1), Northern Illinois (11-2).
Last meeting: Marshall won 37-15 on Oct. 6, 2001, in DeKalb.
On the offensive: Marshall ranks sixth in the country in rushing...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:29 PM
BOCA RATON — Marshall head football coach Doc Holliday verbally accepted a second contract extension, according to the Charleston Daily Mail.
Terms have been agreed to, but have not been disclosed. Further, the contract has not been signed, but...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:00 PM
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
Nevada (7-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4)
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: New Orleans
The buzz: The Ragin' Cajuns may as well book permanent reservations for the New Orleans Bowl. Louisiana-Lafayette is making its...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:16 PM
NORFOLK — Aaron Bacote was happy, but not pleased. He and his Old Dominion teammates were off to a successful start, but while they looked good, he was a guy in an ill-fitting suit and oversized shoes.
Bacote's ability to score is well documented,...