| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Mike Aresco was beaming like a proud papa.
The commissioner of the fledgling American Athletic Conference was just asked about the impact of last Friday’s UCF win over Louisville. A game the Knights won 38-25 in front of a national audience on...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:43 PM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters third round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
6 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships semifinals: Nadia Petrova-Katarina Srebotnik vs. Su-Wei Hsieh - Shuai Peng, then Li Na vs. Petra Kvitova, then Serena Williams vs. Jelena Jankovic, then...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:22 PM
The Bowl Championship Series has been ripped, ridiculed ravaged and pilloried — and that's by the people who like it.
The people who don't have treated it like a demon child.
No one has ever called the BCS boring.
The 16th and last season of...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:20 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Stephen Morris threw two first-quarter touchdown passes, and Miami took advantage of Florida turnovers during four red-zone opportunities on the way to knocking off the 12th-ranked Gators, 21-16, on Saturday.
Duke Johnson added...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:22 PM
American Athletic Date Time Game Network (Talent) Thurs., Oct. 10 7:30 p.m. Rutgers at (8) Louisville ESPN (Rece Davis, David Pollack, Jesse Palmer, Samantha Ponder) Fri., Oct. 11 8:30 p.m. Temple at Cincinnati ESPN (Carter Blackburn, Danny Kanell2,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:50 AM
It’s week 2 of the college football season, and after a summer of educated guesses and prognostication, we finally know something about this year’s teams. Clemson looks fantastic. South Carolina will cause problems for whoever they face. ...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 11:33 AM
8 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Shanghai Masters semifinal.--Tennis Ch.
9 a.m. Golf: Portugal Masters third round (in Vilamoura).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Newport News Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport News and Verizon FiOs 17).--NNPS
| Oct 11, 2013
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 25 Missouri (5-0) at No....
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:35 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: China Open semifinals: Tomas Berdych vs. Rafael Nadal; Petra Kvitova vs. Jelena Jankovic; Serena Williams vs. Agnieszka Radwanska; Novak Djokovic vs. Richard Gasquet (d.in Beijing).--Tennis Ch.
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:44 PM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Chelsea at Tottenham.--NBCSN
8:30 a.m. Golf: Alfred Dunhill Links Championship third round(in Scotland).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport News and Verizon FiOs 17).--...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:21 PM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Aston Villa at Norwich.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport News and Verizon FiOs 17. Featured guest: Old Dominion men’s basketball coach Jeff Jones).--NNPS
9:55 a.m. ...