| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:43 AM
Inconvenient travel and lurking Juarez danger aside, the Sun Bowl is a quality destination for Virginia Tech’s football program and part of a historically difficult postseason lineup for the ACC.
The Hokies’ Dec. 31 encounter with UCLA in El...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Here's to hoping this doesn't give any local banks any ideas.
A credit union in Michigan is offering cash-poor students a special loan to get to the Rose Bowl.
What a horrible idea. Take students who already struggle to make ends meet and can't afford...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
College football bowl games 2013 schedule: Dates, times, matchups and TV networks for the college football 2013-14 bowl game season. College Football Postseason Highlights Heisman Trophy Presentation (ESPN, Dec. 14) Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (ESPN, Dec. 28)...
| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:06 AM
With no Johnny Manziel or two-time defending national champion, the ACC’s preseason football clambake Sunday and Monday is unlikely to match the SEC’s for headlines. But here are some questions that I hope are asked.
| Jul 22, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The ACC's reigning player of the year hails from the Peninsula District, sings Eric Church's "Springsteen" and believes his team can win the national championship.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd held court at the conference's...
| Jul 24, 2013
Preseason media days are gifts that keep on giving, and not just the lingering heartburn from 24/7 gratis vittles. The ACC's just-completed football boondoggle in Greensboro, N.C. — compliments on the grilled salmon topped with fried leeks —...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ESPN is off to a great start in the final year of college football's Bowl Championship Series, scoring year-over-year gains for both the Rose Bowl and Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday.
According to Nielsen overnights, Michigan State's 24-20 victory over Stanford...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Combine compelling, down-to-the-wire football games with snowy, bone-chilling weather that keeps everybody inside and you have the recipe for ratings winners.
That's what happened over the past week as the BCS bowl games and the NFL playoffs combined...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Here's the latest broadcast schedule from ESPN radio fo the Lehigh Valley -- AM 1230 and 1320: Thursday, Dec 26 - Poinsettia Bowl: Northern Illinois v. Utah State – airs 9:00pm Friday, Dec 27 - Texas Bowl: Syracuse v. Minnesota – airs 6:00pm...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:22 PM
ESPN has been quite happy with its ratings for its college bowl game coverage, according to Variety. Wednesday's Rose Bowl featuring Michigan State's upset win over Stanford drew approximately 20 million viewers and a 17 percent increase over last year'...