| Nov 17, 2014
The second-seeded Maryland field hockey team threatened often throughout its NCAA Division I tournament quarterfinal matchup with visiting Albany, but the Big Ten Conference regular-season champions could not overcome a slow start in a 2-1 upset loss. The...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Melvin Gordon's remarkable day in Wisconsin's 59-24 win over Nebraska will be remembered, for many reasons, for many years.
The Badgers' star running back set a major college record with 408 yards rushing, accomplished in only three quarters.
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:40 PM
It struck me while covering Cardale Jones' spectacular performance against Wisconsin.
And J.T. Barrett's near-perfect night at Michigan State.
Ohio State is a program. Every coach says his team adopts a "Next Man Up" philosophy, but how many can...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:35 PM
There should have been a buzz surrounding St. Joseph basketball heading into the season.
Two guards were entering their third seasons as varsity starters, and Glynn Watson (Nebraska) and Jordan Ash (Northwestern) had accepted scholarships to play Big...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Fact of the day: USC is 8-2 in its last 10 bowl games.
USC is set to play Nebraska in the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.
The Trojans finished the regular season 8-4 overall and 6-3 in the Pac-12 Conference. The Cornhuskers...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 2:40 PM
9 a.m. Football: Sept. 2012: Phoebus vs. Bethel.--LSC 48
12:30 p.m. Football: Oct. 2012: Kecoughtan vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48
2:30 p.m. Soccer: UEFA Champions League: Arsenal at Borussia Dortmund.--MASN2
2:40 p.m. Soccer: English Premier League:...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:50 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:
Duke (6-1) at Pittsburgh (4-4)
9 a.m., ESPNU
Duke is already bowl eligible in...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:40 PM
When Indiana's Tevin Coleman takes the field Saturday at Michigan Stadium, he'll have a number dancing in his head: 183.
That's the most rushing yards the Wolverines have allowed to an individual this season. Minnesota's David Cobb needed 32 carries to...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:01 PM
TV/radio: 11 a.m. Saturday; BTN, WGN AM-720, WGWG-FM 87.7.
Line: Iowa by 4.
Records: Northwestern 3-4, 2-2 Big Ten; Iowa 5-2, 2-1.
Last meeting: Iowa won 17-10 in overtime on Oct. 26, 2013, in Iowa City.
On the offensive: Iowa's rushing attack has...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Penn State's latest graduation-success rate for football was 87 percent, tied for the second-highest rate in school history.
The NCAA released its annual report of graduation success rates Wednesday, with Penn State's sports teams achieving an overall...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 5:01 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. -- Playing most of the game without senior running back Ameer Abdullah, No. 15 Nebraska sputtered on offense but still managed a 35-14 victory against Purdue on Saturday before 91,107 fans at Memorial Stadium.
Abdullah, who entered the...