| Nov 27, 2014
| 5:19 PM
On this Thanksgiving weekend as your team is getting ready to play its biggest rival, a friendly reminder to UCF fans:
Be grateful for coach George O'Leary.
Before it's too late.
The curmudgeonly coach may be gone soon — and then maybe all...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 11:08 AM
First things first: Micky Arison saw the comments, considered the context, did not view them as directed his way.
That, of course, doesn't stop the conjecture. Because all things LeBron James, particularly when there is a perceived Miami Heat slant,...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 4:11 PM
The path to the College Football Playoff is a winding road and there are still twists and turns that need to be maneuvered before we find out who will make the final four.
Take a closer look at the 10 teams in the playoff picture and the potential...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:26 PM
You might not have been able to see it even under the bright lights at Doak Campbell Stadium Saturday night, but it was there.
Some Florida State players could see it clearly in the reflection in the iconic gold helmets of the Notre Dame players they...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Finally, the day we’ve all been waiting for has come.
At long last, there is good news and wide smiles at UCF instead of bad vibes and grim faces.
At a time when UCF fans have had to endure a miserable football season, an embarrassing NCAA...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 2:26 AM
When looking at this past weekend’s USF Sling&Shoot 7-on-7 tournament, there were plenty of players who could be considered as MVP possibilities.
But if you gauge the popularity of the players off the field, along with their performances on it,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 12:21 AM
As we roll into the official-visit stage of the college football recruiting season, it’s time to gauge what the state schools have accomplished building the class of 2013.
Florida second-year head coach Will Muschamp and his staff have pulled off a...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Conference realignment continues to affect schools of local intrigue, most recently this week's announcement that Navy will become a football-only member of the Big East starting in 2015.
More on Navy's future storied rivalries with Houston and Boise...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:42 AM
When I first saw Vernon Hargreaves in action, it made me want to see more. And still more again. And again. It was amazing. Play after play, he kept at it.
I have a measuring stick for players that I call the "Wow Factor." If a kid can wow me —...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 2:11 PM
The champions of the ACC, Big 12, Pacific 12 and Southeastern Conference are done. As are Duke and Connecticut.
As is my bracket — more on that bloodletting in a moment.
First, some reflections on the NCAA tournament's first weekend and the...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Willie Taggart has a fever. It’s highly contagious and it’s spreading across the state like mad-cow disease, only it’s converting prospects to Bulls. USF Bulls.
It’s the Toro Taggart epidemic. People are catching it, in droves....