| Apr 4, 2015
| 12:05 AM
INDIANAPOLIS The best basketball player in the nation stands 84 inches tall, possesses the footwork of a ballerina and was overlooked by almost every marquee program when he was a high school senior at Benet Academy in Lisle, Ill.
That player is...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 7:19 AM
Former Gators football coach and athletic director Ray Graves died Friday morning in Tampa at the age of 96.
Graves helped put Florida football on the map during the 1960s with a 10-6 win in 1963 at Alabama against Bear Bryant, the program's first...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:58 PM
As spring practice moves toward its final week, I might need to consider soliciting dance-off videos from USC Now readers to liven up the mailbag.
Or maybe I’ll just force Gary Klein to dance in our next USC Now spring practice video.
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:23 PM
Editor's Note: Over the final four months of 1999, The Morning Call put together a list of the 10 greatest athletes of the 20th century, a list that included Olympic gold medalists, an NCAA basketball champion, collegiate All-Americans, Super Bowl...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Chip Kelly turned Philadelphia inside-out recently by invited quarterback Tim Tebow for a workout with the Eagles. On Monday, he explained why.
Speaking with the NFL Network at the league's annual meetings, Kelly said that he has "always been a fan"...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:56 AM
Chuck Bednarik, the hard-nosed, legendary, Bethlehem-born Philadelphia Eagle who came to be known as "Concrete Charlie," died Saturday morning. He was 89.
The Hall-of-Fame linebacker and center played from 1949 for to 1962 for the Eagles and was known...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 2:38 PM
When Josh Keeler was asked to describe the kind of UCF fan he has been while growing up watching Knights football, his first word was "massive."
So it was pretty special Wednesday when Keeler, a junior defensive tackle at Orlando Bishop Moore, was...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:00 AM
The SEC has been king of the college football world for some time now, but the league’s poor showing in the postseason has some questioning if that will continue. Alabama will once again be the favorite to win the conference crown – that...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 12:49 PM
There is no denying the fact that the Pac-12 has quickly presented itself as a force to be reckoned with in college football. Oregon’s strong showing last season including a spot in the College Football Playoff makes the league one to keep an eye on...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:01 PM
Football champions of the Mid-Eastern and Southwestern Athletic conferences will compete in an annual postseason bowl game beginning next season, under an agreement announced Wednesday by both leagues.
The inaugural MEAC-SWAC bowl game will be played...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 6:48 AM
The University of Miami is in Miami-Dade County. The most talented group of football prospects in the country each year also resides in Miami-Dade County. The Hurricanes need to keep those prospects in Miami-Dade County.
The Hurricanes are well aware of...