| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Conference races are beginning to clear up after a holiday weekend. Here is a quick look at which teams are set for championship weekend and which teams still have some work ahead of them:
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Memphis (8-3, 6-1), UCF (8-3,...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Noon: Oklahoma State at South Carolina. ESPNU
Noon: Rutgers at Seton Hall. MSG
Noon: South Carolina Upstate at Georgia Tech. NESN, YES
12:30 p.m.: Wisconsin at Marquette. CBS
1 p.m.: Saint Joseph's at Villanova. FS1
| 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 23, 2014
| 10:48 PM
TODAY'S BOWL GAMES
• Popeyes Bahamas Bowl
Central Michigan (7-5) vs. Western Kentucky (7-5)
Time: 9 a.m. PST. Location: Nassau, Bahamas. TV: ESPN.
The buzz: The first bowl game played in the Bahamas is a rematch of the 2012 Little Caesar's...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 6:51 PM
WEDNESDAY'S BOWL GAMES
• Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl
No. 9 Mississippi (9-3) vs. No. 6 Texas Christian (11-1)
Time: 9:30 a.m. PST. Location: Atlanta. TV: ESPN.
The buzz: Mississippi won its first seven games and was in position to earn a spot in...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:39 PM
New UF coach Jim McElwain has hired Doug Nussmeier to become the Gators new offensive coordinator, the school announced Wednesday.
Nussmeier spent the 2014 season at Michigan, but became one of the leading candidates to run McElwain's offense at UF when...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:38 PM
USC's new no-huddle offense moved up and down the field with speed and efficiency, veterans and talented freshmen adding spectacular accents.
The Trojans' new defense was mostly stout and created opportunities.
On Saturday at the Coliseum, the No....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:58 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Ryan McAleenan (St. Francis, 2012) University of Las Vegas Nevada sophomore: A journey that saw the Glendale native head from San Jose State to College of the Canyons hit a new peak...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:45 PM
The halfway point of a brand new season, with a brand new system, has prompted plenty of questions.
We'll start in the Pac-12 Conference with Stanford and ask:
•What if Dr. Condoleezza Rice's favorite team knew how to close out games?...
| Sep 13, 2014
Thank you, Gov. Chris Christie. By lifting the ban on sports wagering at New Jersey casinos and racetracks, you have made this column a must-read for the fine folks of your state.
Indiana (minus 7.5) at Bowling Green: You know times are tough when you...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Southern Cal starting cornerback Josh Shaw is out for the season opener Saturday, but the cause of his two high ankle sprains is under heightened scrutiny as the university determines whether he was playing hero or villain when he was injured.