| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Nothing about returning to his hometown pleases Northwestern coach Chris Collins more than exposing his young son and daughter to familiar things he experienced growing up.
According to Collins, his children, Ryan and Kate, enjoy seeing where Dad went...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Shavon Shields recorded 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Cornhuskers held off the Wildcats for their seventh straight win at home.
Walter Pitchford contributed 10 points and nine rebounds while Terran Petteway scored 10 for Nebraska (17-11, 9-7 Big Ten)...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:35 AM
After playing its final ACC season without visits from Duke or North Carolina, Maryland will have plenty of heavyweights coming to Comcast Center in the Terps' first year in the Big Ten.
Maryland will play host to Michigan State, Michigan, Wisconsin and...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:01 PM
I initiated this column with a gargantuan, unrealistic goal — to achieve coin-flip status.
Thanks to the fine folks (Gophers) at Minnesota, I’m almost there. After a nice three-week run (13-6, but who’s counting?), I am happy to be...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:13 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A year ago, coaches representing the University of Maryland's 19 athletic teams lined up across the back wall of a meeting room in the student union, all dressed in red.
The plan, according to an internal email, was to present a...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:33 PM
What do I get for backing the little guy? Lots of L's.
Last week I thought Indiana would score enough at Michigan State to keep it close. (Not quite.) I figured Northwestern and Purdue would show up against Wisconsin and Nebraska. (No way.) The only...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:22 PM
C.J. Olaniyan began his junior year of football with what he called newfound motivation. It also came with diapers. The defensive end, who has been among USA Today Sports Penn State's most productive players this season, will spend Thanksgiving with......
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Nebraska's last visit to Beaver Stadium, on Nov. 12, 2011, will be remembered among the most emotional games in college football history. It was the first game after Jerry Sandusky was arrested and Joe Paterno was fired. After the game,......
| Nov 28, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games:
9 a.m.: Iowa...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Halfway through your story today I got a sick feeling and tossed the sports section into the couch. What exactly would a "big name" coach do for SC that Ed Orgeron can't do, recruit?
Hope you're feeling better and thanks, really, for...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:53 PM
What a thrill it is to welcome any other Big Ten school to this year's Rose Bowl.
Thank you, Michigan State Spartans, for not being Wisconsin.
Thanks for your childlike exuberance in advance of the historic 100th game.
"They'll get to see some movie...