| Oct 20, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Seven games, five losses, one recruiting faux pas and a pinch of chewing tobacco into his tenure, Illinois coach Tim Beckman will enter Memorial Stadium on Saturday for his first homecoming game.
And there already is a faction that wants to kick...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 6:03 PM
NORFOLK This was a fitting way for Blaine Taylor to make history.
Taylor became Old Dominion's all-time winningest basketball coach with a 49-34 victory against Northeastern on Wednesday night that embodied the Monarchs' grinding, defense-first style....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:54 AM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Ball State entered Saturday's Mid-American Conference opener with a much more impressive record than their opponents, Western Michigan. The Cardinals were 8-4, while Western Michigan was just 6-8. However, a closer look at the Cardinals and Broncos non-...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 7:29 PM
Disappointment wasn't exactly painted across their faces as you would expect from a team that may have played its final game of the season.
In many ways their finale brought everything they expected.
Ball State knew it was going to be a high scoring...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Turns out I wasn’t the only one unimpressed by Virginia Tech’s 17-10 victory at East Carolina on Saturday.
The Hokies fell from 11th to 13th in the Associated Press poll released Sunday afternoon.
As you’ll see on my AP ballot here,...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:19 PM
TOLEDO, Ohio -- Chandler Harnish threw a 4-yard strike to Perez Ashford with 19 seconds left for his sixth touchdown pass of the game, lifting Northern Illinois to a wild 63-60 victory over Toledo on Tuesday night.
The Huskies and Rockets combined for 1,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:54 PM
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- One week after playing in the highest-scoring regular season game in Mid-American Conference history, Northern Illinois' defense took care of business in the second half to keep wraps on the MAC West Division lead.
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:42 PM
(This is in response to Grantland's Bryan Curtis, who wrote "The Rules of College Football Fandom" and "Part Two" for the site this week. Halfway through part two, Curtis uses a tweet of mine to explain why as a Ball State graduate, I can't have a...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Football season is less than 10 days away, so it’s safe to start planning your weekends between now and December.
Here is a list of college football games on TV that have already been announced. As with all TV lists, please check with your local...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:32 PM
For the second time in three games this season, Virginia Tech’s offense stalled repeatedly in scoring position and failed in short yardage.
“We moved the ball all day,” quarterback Logan Thomas said after Saturday’s 35-17 loss...