| May 30, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Southeastern Conference is so dominant in football that even its off-seasons are more exciting than all the other leagues'.
The SEC ended a flashbulb fling on Friday in Florida with Commissioner Mike Slive's state of the union speech to close the...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
USC won its 100th NCAA title Tuesday when the Trojans' men's tennis team defeated Oklahoma in the championship match at Athens, Georgia.
USC defeated the Sooners, 4-2, to win its 21st men's title.
The Trojans finished 32-3 and won their fifth title in...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Miami Dolphins feasted on a steady diet of successful undrafted free agents for years, and the organization’s hope is that this year is no exception, and that a few of the NFL long shots added on Monday turn into the next Sam Brenner, Jordan...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 10 Baylor:
The 13-person selection committee might want to start keeping a file on...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Reigning national champion Florida State, dynastic Alabama, sartorially splendid Oregon and old-school Oklahoma are Nos. 1-4 in the Associated Press’ preseason poll. The chances of that foursome qualifying for the inaugural College Football...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:07 AM
UCLA leaves the country this basketball season, playing in the Bahamas.
The Bruins will get Oklahoma in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Nov. 26. They have never lost to the Sooners, going 3-0.
Of course, UCLA has not played Oklahoma...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:30 PM
It's mid-September and people are taking more summer vacation. What is this, France?
UCLA players this week take a well-deserved break even though classes haven't started yet, while USC's bye week makes two straight if you count last week's effort...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:13 AM
A few people have asked me where's Brent Musburger, who had been the lead voice of ESPN's college football coverage.
He is on the SEC Network, which is still part of the ESPN family.
Musburger is working the South Carolina game at Vanderbilt on...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Eastern Michigan (1-2) at No.11 Michigan State (1-1)
9 a.m., Big Ten Network...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:11 AM
The cheapest places to live aren't necessarily the best places to live. Cities with super-low living costs can suffer from high unemployment, poverty and a lack of services. So while cost of living is an important consideration in choosing where you...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 10:47 AM
This weekend features a big dose of conference showdowns, along with a few interesting nonconference matchups.
Check out our super-sized top six college football games to watch this week:
No. 5 Auburn at No. 20 Kansas State
Thursday, 7:30 p.m....