| Dec 10, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Former Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino will be the next football coach at Western Kentucky.
Petrino replace Willie Taggart, who left the program to take the head coach job at USF Saturday.
Petrino spent four seasons at Arkansas where he was 34-17. He was...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 6:41 PM
ESPN's "Octomom" family of networks hopes you enjoy this year's cavalcade of commercials and center snaps as it furiously tries to secure the two games it doesn't broadcast.
Conspicuously missing from the lineup is Ohio State (12-0) vs. Louisiana Tech...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 9:49 PM
The following are update on area athletes playing collegiate sports.
Brooke Elby (Flintridge Prep, 2011) North Carolina women's soccer, sophomore: With a 4-1 win over Penn State in the 2012 NCAA Women's College Cup championship match at the University of...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Rankman has rarely been this excited about two recently "dropped out" teams playing on a Thursday night in Piscataway, N.J. The showdown between Rutgers and Louisville now features two teams representing three different conferences. Rutgers is joining the...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:38 PM
San Jose St. to play in Military Bowl at RFK
San Jose State, fresh off its first 10-win season since 1987, has agreed to play in the Military Bowl on Dec. 27 at RFK Stadium, bowl organizers announced Friday. The Spartans, who received...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:51 PM
NFL Football--Denver Broncos at Oakland Raiders, 7 p.m. (NFL Network)
NBA Basketball--New York Knicks at Miami Heat, 7 p.m. (TNT); Dallas Mavericks at Phoenix Suns, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
Men’s College Basketball--Long Beach State at...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:03 PM
There was a lot of talent that graduated out of the La Cañada Flintridge area after the 2010-11 school year, which left room for a group of new boys' athletes to grab headlines — and they did just that.
La Cañada High, Renaissance Academy, St....
| Aug 19, 2012
| 9:33 AM
From the ACC to the WAC, schools have been changing leagues faster than you can count, leaving fans to do their own version of “Where's Waldo?” with their favorite college teams.
Fear not, here's a quick look at the changes to the college...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Georgia Tech (6-5) at No. 3 Georgia (10-1)
9 a.m., ESPN
Kids spilled into the streets of Athens, Ga., after Stanford's win over Oregon put Georgia on a controls-its-own-destiny track to this year's national title game. But the Bulldogs...
| Nov 27, 2012
The USC Trojans, ranked No. 1 in this year's preseason Associated Press poll, have dropped all the way to No. 6 . . . in the state.
Of the seven major-college football programs operating in California, only the University of California is lower than...
| Nov 17, 2012
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: If UCLA beats USC, will The Times let them be in the Sunday sports page headline?
Answer: That's a tough call but we can probably make a one-time exception to get UCLA out on the cover, especially if the...