| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:03 AM
In an age when one-and-done players are coveted and those who take time to develop on the college level are often scorned, Maryland junior Jake Layman is quietly beginning to show why he made the under-18 U.S. national team the summer before he came to...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Big fields are entered in stakes for 2-year olds Friday and Saturday at Laurel Park: the Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship and the Maryland Juvenile Futurity. Thirteen fillies go in Friday's race and 12 colts and geldings are listed in Saturday's...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Exotic is not a word often used to describe anything from Manhattan, Kan. But UCLA Coach Jim Mora applied it to Kansas State's offense, calling it "more exotic than Arizona."
As a travel agent, that would be setting the bar low. As a defensive-minded...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Previewing Friday's college football bowl games (other than Valero Alamo Bowl):
•Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl
Houston (7-5) vs. Pittsburgh (6-6)
Time: 9 a.m. PST. Location: Fort Worth. TV: ESPN.
The buzz: These teams are in transition,...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 6:16 PM
It's almost showtime for Mark Turgeon and Maryland, who will make their Big Ten debut Tuesday at Michigan State, and there is every reason to believe they are ready to take the next step in what has been an amazing transformation.
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:45 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — This much is clear: Ohio State has the Big Ten's best head coach, best offensive coordinator, best third-string quarterback, best skill players and — heck — best band.
This much is unclear: Will that be enough to earn...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Numerous Maryland natives populate the Terps football roster and are set to participate in the Foster Farms Bowl Dec. 30 against Stanford.
Several others will participate in bowl games for Navy, West Virginia and Penn State.
Here is a look at other...
| Oct 1, 2014
Condoleezza Rice knows consensus-building. Tom Osborne and Pat Haden know championship-caliber teams. Mike Tranghese knows selection-committee procedures and metrics.
In short, the College Football Playoff has assembled a stellar cast to determine the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:27 PM
The provocative pipe dreams of Bob Stoops, Chip Kelly, Jon Gruden, Jim Harbaugh and all of the other "sexy" names have now dissipated and left the Florida Gators with the reality of Jim McElwain.
When it became clear that UF Athletic Director Jeremy...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:31 PM
The Gators are hunting for a new head coach after firing Will Muschamp Sunday.
After Muschamp struggled to make the transition from the assistant coaching ranks to a head coaching job, many expect UF athletic director Jeremy Foley to target someone with...
| 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...