| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:00 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Everybody visibly cringed earlier this week when UCF offensive lineman Chris Martin answered a question in which I challenged his contention that Penn State is "just another game."
You could almost see the look of panic on...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Alabama and Oregon solidified themselves in the BCS title game but we have plenty other changes of note.
Notre Dame is no longer BCS bound in our estimation and after they edged Purdue by seven points, the Irish dropped to the Chick-Fil-A Bowl to face...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 5:39 PM
EAST HARTFORD — American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco dropped by Rentschler Field, looking for another way to measure the new league's quality in football.
"We don't have to be the Big Ten or the SEC, we never said we were," Aresco...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:24 AM
When UCF defeated Georgia in the Liberty Bowl in 2010, Mac Loudermilk didn’t know anything about the team that was beating up on his SEC Bulldogs.
A lot has changed.
He was a freshman at Valdosta (Ga.) High at the time, but he knows plenty about...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:43 AM
It looks like the American Athletic Conference won’t be sending its top team to the Liberty Bowl.
According to a report in the The Memphis Commercial Appeal, Liberty Bowl executive director Steve Ehrhart said he is “optimistic” the...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:25 AM
For the last 18 years, the Liberty Bowl has been the postseason destination for the top Conference USA teams, but come 2014, it appears that the league and the Memphis-based game will divorce.
The Memphis Commercial Appeal reported this week that the...
| Jul 28, 2013
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 125 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 125 to our projected No. 1 team.
Today at No. 29:...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:17 AM
The ACC has agreed to a deal to send a team to the Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl in St. Petersburg in 2014 and 2016, a bowl official told the Orlando Sentinel.
A formal announcement is expected later this afternoon.
The ACC will also serve...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Fifth year (38-10, all at ODU)
Imagine the offspring of Richard Simmons and Tony Robbins with a 5-Hour Energy drip. That's Wilder, particularly after last season concluded in the FCS playoff quarterfinals. To be fair, Wilder...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The Big 12 announced a seven-game bowl lineup that begins in 2014, runs six years, and includes an agreement to alternate playing postseason games in Fort Worth and Dallas, Texas.
The Big 12 had already lined up a spot in the Sugar Bowl in New...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
I got a text message the other day from Victor Gray, the ultra-popular and talented UCF defensive lineman and Dr. Phillips High School product who will not get to play his senior season because of a rare spinal...