| Feb 8, 2015
| 12:40 PM
Half a world away, staring at a bunch of sawed-off shotguns, Kyle Israel tried to decipher the demands of the men holding them.
He couldn't speak Russian but somehow sensed the bandits, as he called them, weren't going to hurt anyone. They walked calmly...
| Dec 9, 2014
Anthony Gonzalez got one of his Christmas wishes.
He and his Pitt Panthers are going bowling in a new locale.
Pitt (6-6) accepted an invitation to play Houston (7-5) in the Armed Forces Bowl at noon on Jan. 2 in Fort Worth, Texas. The game will be...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Barring something biblical, like a swarm of locusts halting the ceremony, Oregon junior quarterback Marcus Mariota on Saturday night will become the second player from the Pacific Northwest to win the Heisman Trophy.
Think about that. Oregon and...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Offensive lineman Tad McNeely picked up his second tackle of the season late in the second quarter of Saturday's FCS semifinal when he brought down Illinois State's Collin Keoshian, who intercepted a New Hampshire pass.
Unfortunately, it will be...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Merry Christmas to one and all.
After going to church, having some nice family dinners and opening up all of those wonderful presents, lots of football fans will gather around the big screen TVs for some college football bowl action.
| Dec 27, 2014
| 11:02 AM
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2014: Bethel girls vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
11:30 a.m. Football: Sept. 2014: Kecoughtan vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48
2 p.m. Football: Liberty Bowl: Texas A&M vs. West Virginia(in Memphis, Tenn.).--ESPN
2:30 p.m. Basketball:...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 12:42 PM
7 p.m.: Toledo at Duke. ESPN2
7 p.m.: Bucks at Hornets. NBA
7:30 p.m.: Kings at Nets. YES
9 p.m.: Women's college, Duke at UConn. ESPN2; radio, 1080
9 p.m.: San Francisco at St. Mary's. ESPNU
9:30 p.m.: Girls high school, Nonnewaug at...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Autozone Liberty Bowl
Texas A&M (7-5) vs. West Virginia (7-5)
Date: Dec. 29, 2 p.m.
Location: Memphis, Tenn.
The Buzz: Two pass-heavy offenses will square off in what could be a high-scoring bowl. Texas A&M got off to a 5-0 start,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 5:09 PM
By Bucky Dent, The Sports Xchange
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In a game in which Texas A&M and West Virginia combined for 1,001 yards and 82 points, just two points off a Liberty Bowl record, it was perhaps ironic that defense made the difference....
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Michigan made the statement it needed to, hiring Jim Harbaugh as coach. The Wolverines get someone who played for them, had a long NFL career as a player and has won as a coach at the college and NFL levels. There has been a lot of bad news associated...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Texas A&M student assistant coach Mike Richardson was not allowed back on the sideline after halftime during Monday's Liberty Bowl, in which the Aggies defeated West Virginia, 45-37.
Richardson was caught on camera appearing to intentionally strike...