| 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...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 12:05 PM
The second week of the college football season presented some huge opportunities and some severe disappointments for several conferences. Starting this week, we will break down and grade how each league did the previous week.
Week 2 record: 9-3...
| 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,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 7:23 PM
After a sluggish start, Florida Atlantic got it in gear and rolled past Troy 88-67 Thursday in Alabama.
The Trojans (6-11, 1-5 Sun Belt) jumped out to a 13-0 lead in the opening moments, and had a 16-5 lead five minutes into the game, but the Owls (7-...
| Sep 29, 2012
The only thing more endangered than being Arkansas' head coach is being undefeated.
Stanford found out Thursday night what others will discover Saturday.
The Cardinal sin of losing at Washington leaves 26 unbeatens as the season winds toward an Agatha...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Florida Atlantic fans that attend Saturday’s game against North Texas will get a chance to see a rarity in the Sun Belt – a player headed for the NBA.
Tony Mitchell is just a freshman, but he is living up to his billing as one of the top 20...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:12 PM
In the current climate of conference jumping, the Sun Belt chose veteran Karl Benson to try and hold the conference together and even expand it.
Benson, 60, who has been the WAC commissioner for the last 18 years and was the MAC commissioner for four...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:31 AM
The Sun Belt released the 2012 schedule for its members Thursday.
FAU opens against FBS member Wagner at home, and then is on the road for three straight games, starting with a conference game versus Middle Tennessee before facing Georgia and Alabama....
| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Incoming Sun Belt commissioner Karl Benson used the conference basketball tournament that concluded Tuesday to begin convincing member schools to stay in the Sun Belt.
"There is always going to be threats," Benson said in Hot Springs, Ark. "One...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:36 AM
An adage in the world of recruiting is that the first offer is usually the most elusive one for a prospect.
The theory goes like this: Once a recruit gets his first one, all other schools take notice and more offers are sure to follow.
In the case of...
| 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....