| Sep 30, 2011
| 5:32 AM
Florida Atlantic is still an underdog in Saturday’s game, as it has been in every game this season, but this time there is a difference.
After their opponents had been favored by more than 30 points in the first three games, the bookmakers expect...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 8:25 AM
FAU is in the midst of the worst stretch in the program’s history.
With Saturday’s 41-7 loss to Florida International, the Owls are 0-9 on the season and have a losing streak stretching back to last season of 12 games.
FAU is also 0-6...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:23 PM
Titusville Astronaut quarterback Favian Upshaw was talking to FIU linebackers/defensive line coach Juan Navarro on Facebook last week when an overwhelming feeling of comfort came over him.
Everything just seemed right. It was time to commit to the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Daquein McNeil packed his bags for Miami two weekends ago for his first official visit of the recruiting process.
When the East Baltimore native and Vermont Academy senior guard arrived at Florida International University, he was greeted to 85-degree...
| May 20, 2012
Wood Selig has been here before and vows not to repeat his mistakes. Here is shepherding a football program from AAA to the big leagues. Mistakes include crippling schedules and high-volume redshirting.
Selig is Old Dominion's athletic director. He is...
| Mar 18, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Middle Tennessee State has one top-100 victory. Virginia boasts eight. The Blue Raiders defeated two teams that made the NCAA tournament. The Cavaliers bested four.
Yet when the NCAA unveiled its 68-team bracket Sunday, Middle...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:09 AM
RECAP: Week Seven
ARKANSAS STATE: It wasn't the prettiest win, but the Red Wolves outlasted South Alabama at home on Saturday, 36-29. They fell behind early (10-0), but answered with 14 consecutive points to take a lead they would not surrender. Ryan...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:37 PM
FIU's Chelsea Leiva showed no sympathy Thursday night, as the FAU seniors' final game was foiled by the Panthers' goal scorer, who tallied two goals in FIU's 2-1 win.
The Owls will enter the Sun Belt Conference tournament next week in Mobile as the...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Orlando Freedom wide out Jeff Badet received an influx of scholarship offers during spring practice. Now that he has taken the time to assess his seven FBS offers, he said he is comfortable naming a favorite.
“Louisville is standing high,...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 11:33 AM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. We’ll take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the NCAA...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 7:39 AM
FIU has fired head football coach Mario Cristobal after six seasons, two bowl games, and one of the quickest program turnarounds in college football history.
This time last year, Cristobal's name was attached to high-profile jobs, including Rutgers....