| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Penn State vs. Central Florida, in Dublin, Ireland
5:30 a.m., ESPN2
| Aug 22, 2014
Ledecky wins twice; Taylor Murray to Ky.
Katie Ledecky of Bethesda earned two victories in less than an hour on the opening day of the Pan Pacific Championships on Thursday in Gold Coast, Australia. Ledecky, 17, the World Swimmer of the Year...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 11:33 PM
If you like speed and flash in your football, then you’re going to love what Central Florida’s 2014 edition has to offer.
As we look at the upcoming senior class, and more specifically, the latest Sentinel Super60 rankings, one thing jumps...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 6:02 AM
Josh Hutcherson would like nothing more than to watch the No. 1-ranked Kentucky Wildcats pursue their eighth men’s basketball national championship in this month’s NCAA tournament, but the 19-year-old Kentucky native and Wildcats season ticket...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:20 PM
GAINESVILLE — Patrons of the 4 Rivers Smokehouse in Gainesville were treated to an unusual sight this summer.
There, tucked away behind the counter and meticulously cutting away at the day's brisket, was a familiar face — UF starting...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Football recruiting visits are fact-finding missions. They are opportunities for prospective athletes to find out more information about a place they could be spending the next four years of their lives.
Football recruiting visits sometimes, however,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
When the last college basketball season began, he was predicted by many to be the top pick in the upcoming NBA draft, and he played like it, amassing more double-doubles than all but one other freshman in NCAA Division I history.
When last season ended,...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:49 PM
On a Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall when the eyes of American sports were on what's next for many of college's premier athletes, the truth is that the most sweeping and controversial matters involve what those athletes are leaving behind.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: I can understand why you don't read your own lousy newspaper, but USC is ranked No. 25 [by the Associated Press]. Don't worry, we will never accuse you of being a homer.
I realize it is old news, but your sports...
| Apr 27, 2014
The vote is too close to call, and don't let Nate Silver or Pew Research tell you differently. Raging for years and influenced by provincial concerns, 11th-hour reversals and, yes, a leprechaun, the debate finally appears set for resolution next month....
| Feb 16, 2014
NORFOLK — No women's college basketball program rules its conference like Hampton does the Mid-Eastern Athletic. Not Baylor, Stanford or Tennessee. Not even Connecticut.
This is not to suggest that the Lady Pirates rate with those national-caliber...