| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Mississippi State earned the top spot in this week’s NFF-FWAA Grantland Rice Super 16 poll.
The Bulldogs (6-0, 3-0 SEC) earned 625 points and 30 of the 41 possible first-place votes following their 38-23 win over Auburn Saturday. It was...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Adam Herring figured his dad would kill him, and his mom figured he was right. So he waited about four weeks to deliver the news.
Reggie Herring's aversion to tattoos is surpassed only by his dislike for losing football games. Adam had been threatened...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:46 PM
How long has it been since the state of Mississippi was relevant in the Southeastern Conference?
Consider: The state's last SEC championship was in 1963, when Ole Miss won it. Man had not yet been to the moon, Mississippi State still hadn't integrated...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Notre Dame gained a spot in the Associated Press college football poll without playing, climbing to No. 8 despite being idle Saturday.
The Irish (3-0) play Syracuse on Saturday at East Rutherford, N.J.
Florida State remained the top-ranked team in...
| May 31, 2014
| 10:35 PM
Pepperdine rallied for two runs in the seventh inning and Aaron Brown and Eric Karch combined to hold Cal Poly to three hits as the Waves edged the host Mustangs, 2-1, Saturday in the NCAA regional at San Luis Obispo.
Cal Poly (46-11), losing for the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Oklahoma State defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer has the unpleasant task of finding a way to shut down FSU QB Jameis Winston, a feat no coordinator was able to accomplish last season.
Spencer recently compared the reigning Heisman Trophy winner to...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Mike Gillespie, who led UC Irvine to a surprising run to the College World Series, has signed a four-year contract extension as UC Irvine's baseball coach, keeping the 74-year-old in charge of the Anteaters through the 2018 campaign, the school officially...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:13 PM
FSU did not face many quality quarterbacks last year, a theme that should continue in 2014 for the Seminoles.
Last year, FSU faced NFL draftees in Pittsburgh’s Tom Savage (4th round) and Clemson’s Tajh Boyd (6th round) as well as multiyear...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:37 PM
OMAHA, Neb. — John Norwood hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the eighth inning, and Vanderbilt defeated Virginia 3-2 in the third and deciding game of the College World Series championship series Wednesday night.
Vanderbilt (51-21) won its...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
After enjoying more of a team mentality in college, first-year pros learn quickly during OTAs and minicamp that life in the NFL is spent mostly with your position groups.
The Ravens four first-year offensive lineman — fifth-round pick John...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:06 PM
UC Irvine Coach Mike Gillespie was understandably concerned his team might be a little tired. After traveling to Corvallis, Ore., for an NCAA baseball regional and requiring four games in four days to advance to a Super Regional, the Anteaters didn't...