| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:45 PM
5:30 a.m. Golf: Alfred Dunhill Championship third round (d.in Mpumalanga, South Africa).--Golf
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina basketball.--MASN
9 a.m. Football: Nov. 1993: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.;...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:17 PM
It’s been a while since coach Buzz Williams has seen a stretch like the one Virginia Tech is about to confront, but at least he’s no stranger to it.
That’s more than can be said for his young team in Blacksburg. They’re about...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Have you noticed?
Late in this NFL season, a sophomoric sense of humor seems to be creeping into the staid, conservative league. Consider:
•The fun began with St. Louis Coach Jeff Fisher last Sunday during the coin toss preceding the Rams' game...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:59 PM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Crystal Palace at Manchester City.--NBCSN
9:55 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United vs. Aston Villa.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-7 (.563); season 122-69-1 (.639). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| 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,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:45 AM
New UF coach Jim McElwain took one step closer to completing the Gators coaching staff on Monday.
The school announced McElwain would retain offensive line coach Mike Summers, who joined the Gators in 2014.
UF also confirmed several hires reported...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:17 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 8-8 (.500); season 153-86-1 (.640). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:39 PM
1. Dolphins owner Steve Ross noted more than once in announcing Joe Philbin was returning that the coach has one year left on his contract. He later was asked if Philbin would be an extension beyond that.
“Not yet,’’ Ross answered....
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:17 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
The winningest coach in college football history is once again a man who turned a blind eye to little boys being raped.
Shame, shame, shame on the NCAA for settling a lawsuit Friday filed by Pennsylvania...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:45 PM
11 a.m.: Southern Methodist at Cincinnati. ESPN2
Noon: Pittsburgh at North Carolina State. WCCT
Noon: Mount Olive at King. CBSSN
Noon: Kansas State at Oklahoma State. ESPNU
Noon: Villanova at Seton Hall. FS1
Noon: Syracuse at Virginia...