| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Jay Paterno wants to coach football again, even if it means leaving State College. Until then, the former Penn State assistant coach said he will continue "fighting for the university," though he feels others aren't.
"I thought it was very important...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:49 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Perhaps this was just the wake-up call the Florida State Seminoles needed.
After enduring yet another public relations nightmare that would send the program's top player to the bench for one of the biggest games of the season, top-...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 4:05 PM
The NCAA, which enjoyed the view from its holier-than-thou pedestal when sanctioning the Penn State football program in 2012, completed its self-serving exacta on Monday as it patted the program on the head and assumed the part of merciful overlord....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:05 PM
When football recruiting experts, real or imagined, attach a ranking or stars to a recruit, they're really setting odds.
The more stars, the better the odds of a payoff for the school that lands the recruit.
That's all it is. In football, more than most...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Each week during the college football season, national analyst Chris Dufresne will burn a timeout to answer questions and exchange opinions. You can email him at email@example.com and reach him on Twitter: @DufresneLATimes.
It seemed to...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:57 PM
It's good to know there are still some things you can count on.
The USA Today coaches' poll, for example, remains a model of cockeyed consistency.
On Saturday, Virginia Tech improved to 2-0 with an impressive victory at Ohio State.
On Sunday, the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 3:00 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — There was a mighty wind that blew across the Great Plains Saturday.
It was the collective sigh of relief of fans stretching from the West Coast through the Midwest and down through the South. The opening weekend of the college...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:02 PM
On Nov. 12, 2011, Jay Paterno arrived at Beaver Stadium wearing his father's coat. It was the same coat Joe Paterno had worn on the sideline 10 years earlier, when he won his 324th career game (then a record) as Penn State's head football coach.
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:18 AM
On Nov. 12, 2011, Jay Paterno arrived at Beaver Stadium wearing his father’s coat. It was the same coat Joe Paterno had worn on the sideline 10 years earlier, when he won his 324th career game (then a record) as Penn State’s head football...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:06 PM
A Maryland judge has ordered NCAA President Mark Emmert to be deposed in a lawsuit over the death of a college football player.
Entered in Montgomery County (Md.) Circuit Court last week, the one-page order granted the plaintiffs’ motion to compel...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Rock Cats Split Pair
The Rock Cats split a pair of games against the Binghamton Mets Tuesday, winning the early game 5-1 and losing 3-2 in a makeup for a game that had been postponed on July 2. Right fielder Tony Thomas led the Rock Cats' offense in...