| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:46 PM
Desmond Bland's toughest challenge while preparing for college doesn't have anything to do with his football skills.
The Homewood-Flossmoor senior offensive lineman is considered a legitimate prospect, but he first must shore up his grades. Bland said...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 8:45 PM
Stanley Johnson scored all 18 of his points in the second half, T.J. McConnell added 16 points in a rare display of offensive aggression and No. 10 Arizona rolled over No. 8 Utah, 69-51, on Saturday.
Arizona (16-2, 4-1 Pac-12) came out shaky at both...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 8:36 AM
USC defeated Notre Dame, 49-14, on Saturday at the Coliseum.
Here are five things we learned in the Trojans’ victory.
UCLA routed USC last week, 38-20, in a rivalry game, and the question was whether the Trojans would be...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:37 PM
Alabama and Oregon locked up the top two bids easily, and early.
The hard part is now being finalized on lockdown in Grapevine, Texas, where a 12-person selection committee, ensconced in a boardroom at the Gaylord Resort Hotel, has volunteered to figure...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Oregon committed 11 first-half penalties and quarterback Marcus Mariota was definitely off his game.
The players belonging to the team many thought was national championship-ready sulked into the locker room looking for a dry place to hide.
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:55 PM
10:30 a.m. Softball: May 1991: Hampton vs. Bethel.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Basketball: Feb. 2004: Hampton boys vs. Phoebus.-- LSC 48
2 p.m. Golf: PGA Hero World Challenge second round (in Windermere, Fla.).--Golf
3 p.m. Football: Nov. 2007: Great...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 11:51 AM
USC will find out its bowl destination on Sunday afternoon when the Pac-12 Conference announces where member schools will play.
The Trojans are regarded as possible candidates for the Alamo, Holiday and Foster Farms bowls.
At the conclusion of...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 2:27 PM
UCLA will play Kansas State in the Valero Alamo Bowl on Jan. 2.
This was not the destination the Bruins desired. But their long-shot hopes of being the Pac-12’s representative in the four-team college football playoff evaporated in a 31-10 loss to...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:23 PM
USC linebacker Hayes Pullard has accepted an invitation to participate in the Senior Bowl.
The event in Mobile, Ala., includes several days of workouts before NFL scouts and concludes with the game on Jan. 24.
Pullard, a fifth-year senior, has a team-...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:29 PM
DALLAS — Think of recent college football history as a bowl of alphabet soup:
For years the "A's" dominated the B-C-S, as Alabama and Auburn traded national titles in 2009 and 2010, with Alabama reclaiming the crown in 2011 and 2012.
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Brett Hundley's three-year UCLA career came down to this moment.
The junior quarterback was on the sidelines because of a finger injury. Stanford was grinding the Bruins into the Rose Bowl turf. UCLA's high-end hopes were fluttering off into the cool...