| Dec 31, 2014
| 1:46 PM
With a straight face, Dave Steckel said he wasn't an emotional person.
A few seconds later his eyes looked a little watery as he choked out, "I'm going to miss 'em."
It was a lone, hairline fracture in the Missouri defensive coordinator's stoic...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:45 AM
The blueprint for success was right there in front of Shane Ray.
It's the same plan passed down to him from former players like Sheldon Richardson, Kony Ealy and Michael Sam. The countless hours in the weight room, the conditioning drills and film study...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 4:39 PM
Winning meant proving people wrong. It meant saying goodbye the right way.
Winning meant making history.
It’s why No.16 Missouri (11-3, 7-1 SEC) took risks, broke records and ultimately won the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl on New Year’...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 6:28 AM
Thank you, Missouri.
The SEC is extremely appreciative, as the rest of the family drips in apologetic sweat. A dominant 33-17 victory against Minnesota in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl has a Hair-of-the-Dog feel to it on New Year's Day.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 1:15 PM
Oak Ridge guard Antonio Blakeney announced LSU as his college destination on Friday, meaning Baton Rouge becomes the future basketball home for both of Florida’s top-rated senior prospects.
Blakeney is ranked as the state’s consensus No. 2...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 6:56 PM
OK, Saturday, take your best shot, because the Friday after Thanksgiving set a high bar.
It started with Western Kentucky handing Marshall its first defeat by a basketball score of 67-66.
The Hilltoppers won in overtime when they gambled on, and...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Central Florida shut out South Florida 16-0 Friday afternoon to keep their American Athletic Conference title hopes alive.
Rannell Hall rushed for 65 yards and a touchdown and Micah Reed added 58 yards on the ground as UCF (8-3, 6-1 American) defeated...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote on Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Indiana (3-7) at No. 6 Ohio State (9-1)
9 a.m., Big Ten Network (BTN)
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The Bay Rivers District has faithfully delivered a high percentage of state field hockey championships over the years, so it's hardly surprising that the league has moved many into the Division I ranks. Even so, it was hard not to be impressed when 10...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine set a major college record by running for 427 yards in a driving rainstorm, scoring five touchdowns and leading the No. 21 Sooners over Kansas, 44-7, on Saturday.
A week after Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon set the mark by...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:34 AM
1. Among Dolphins' fans Thanksgiving blessings, add this from the New York Jets' Twitter site last night: "QB Update: Rex met with Geno Smith & Mike Vick this morning & told the QBs that Geno will get the start vs MIA on Monday night."
Not that it...