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  • Do today's sports have too many rules?

    Do today's sports have too many rules?
    Who knew that National Football League referees, in addition to their vast duties policing a chaotic game chock full of borderline violence, must also make sure nobody messes with the inflation level of the balls? Do our beleaguered zebra-shirted...
  • Notre Dame blisters Virginia Tech from start, 85-60

    BLACKSBURG — When we were kids, most every schoolyard boast prompted a two-word response: "Prove it." A few years later, trigonometry proofs were even more problematic. Long story short: Nothing beats evidence. And evidence is what Virginia...
  • Deflated footballs in high school are nothing new

    Deflated footballs in high school are nothing new
    The sports world is aghast at Deflategate, where the New England Patriots allegedly used deflated footballs in last week's AFC championship game. High school football has the same rules as the NCAA and NFL: Balls have a required inflation range of 12 1/...
  • Hurricanes look to refocus as tough ACC stretch continues

    — Days after his team let a 12-point second-half lead against Notre Dame slip away, Miami coach Jim Larraņaga wasn't pleased with the effort the Hurricanes showed in practice. Rather than yell or stress that Miami needed to get its act together...
  • Scranton women have their way inside against Moravian

    Scranton women have their way inside against Moravian
    Deanna Klingman was instrumental in leading legendary coach Mike Strong's University of Scranton program to its first NCAA Division III national title. She did so thanks to a wealth of talent, but her guts and toughness were just as important. Now...
  • Thursday's matchup: Notre Dame at Virginia Tech

    Thursday's matchup: Notre Dame at Virginia Tech
    TV/radio: 6 p.m. Thursday; CN-101, WLS-AM 890. Records: Notre Dame 17-2, 5-1 ACC; Virginia Tech 8-9, 0-4. Chris Hine's quick look: The Hokies are in rebuilding mode under first-year coach Buzz Williams, who is familiar with Notre Dame from his days at...
  • 'Canes looking for consistency as tough ACC stretch continues

    'Canes looking for consistency as tough ACC stretch continues
    Days after his team let a 12-point second-half lead against Notre Dame slip away, Miami coach Jim Larraņaga wasn’t pleased with the effort the Hurricanes showed in practice. Rather than yell or stress that Miami needed to get its act together...
  • UConn, Notre Dame Can't Rest Yet: Rematch Sunday

    The UConn hockey team was clearly exhausted late in Friday's 3-3 tie at Notre Dame, after which the Huskies bused two hours to Chicago, checking into a hotel well after midnight. Following a morning flight to LaGuardia, a bus ride to Bridgeport and a...
  • UConn Women's Insider: Conference-Bashing Familiar To Huskies

    It seems funny, but not really in the belly laugh way, to remember the manner the bully conferences of women's basketball once made fun of the old Big East. Geno Auriemma had a very difficult time reconciling how little respect his old conference was...
  • Evan Spencer's our first NCAA football champ since ...

    Points pondered after watching TV for 3 hours 43 minutes as Ohio State dismantled Oregon in the college football championship game last week Monday, and not once seeing Buckeyes QB Cardale Jones throw a pass to our own Evan Spencer, the Buckeyes’...
  • Dexter Williams names Notre Dame his leader after Brian Kelly visit

    Dexter Williams names Notre Dame his leader after Brian Kelly visit
    Consider Notre Dame the team to beat for Dexter Williams. Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly was in Winter Garden during the lunch hour Wednesday to see the West Orange High running back, as well as teammate Jalen Julius, and Williams was quite...