| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee sprinter from South Africa who competed in the 2012 Olympics, was sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Judge Thokozile Masipa cited the "gross negligence" that Pistorius showed when...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 2:06 PM
FSU and Notre Dame answered their critics, while UF coach Will Muschamp continued to wilt in the spotlight.
They’re just a few of the top 10 things we learned after another weekend of college football action.
1. Florida State and Notre...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The Notre Dame-Florida State may qualify as the most hyped game of the regular season.
You have so many subplots going into this one, starting with the quarterbacks.
But you have the defending national champs and a controversial Heisman Trophy...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
No. 4 Baylor (6-0) at West Virginia (4-2)
9 a.m., Fox Sports 1
The over-under is...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:23 PM
ROUND 1: Tonight in New York, 5 PDT. ROUND 2-3: Friday, 4 p.m. ROUNDS 4-7: Saturday, 9 a.m. TV: ESPN, NFL Network.
NO. TEAM, PLAYER , SAM FARMER'S COMMENT
1. HOUSTON, Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina, Clowney is a physical freak. Texans can pair...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
After the longest wait, the Longest Day has finally arrived.
If you don't know what I'm talking about, congratulations. You qualify for protection under the Endangered Species Act for being oblivious to college football.
That's hard to do around here....
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:37 AM
Miami basketball coach Jim Larrañaga has had success finding key transfers in recent seasons and on Wednesday, he added another to the Hurricanes’ roster.
Former Oklahoma State power forward Kamari Murphy took to Twitter on Wednesday to share that...