| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Old Dominion will play its first Conference USA game Sept. 20 against defending champion Rice and runner-up Marshall two weeks later, as the 2014 schedule was released Monday.
The Monarchs also have conference home games versus Middle Tennessee State...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Tulsa, Tulane and East Carolina are coming into the American Athletic Conference in 2014.
Didn't move you, eh?
Well, it didn't move the powers that be in college football, either. The AAC is on the outside looking in at the five power conferences (ACC,...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:29 PM
UCLA plays Colorado at the Rose Bowl on Saturday. Get out the abacus. The Buffaloes have given up 50 or more points in six of 13 Pac-12 games the last two seasons. Staff writer Chris Foster examines the story lines:
Heal thy self
UCLA is coming off...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:47 PM
It’s probably not a reach to say that Wyatt Miller is likely to be the first blueberry picker who will ever wear a UCF Knights football uniform.
Miller, a 6-foot-6, 280-pound nimble offensive tackle from Douglas (Ga.) Coffee High, became the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:10 AM
Old Dominion's football program will compete for the Conference USA championship in 2014, one year earlier than planned, league athletic directors voted at their annual winter meetings.
"I think this is a huge opportunity for Old Dominion to be eligible...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:46 AM
As money managers are fond of reminding us, past returns are no guarantee of future returns. Same goes for coaches, football and otherwise.
But if Steve Fairchild’s most recent nine seasons as an offensive coordinator are any indicator, and if...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:19 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University has announced the receipt of National Letters of Intent from 19 student-athletes who have committed to play football for the Bears this fall. The class includes 16 high school seniors and three junior...
| 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...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:37 AM
It appears sportsbooks have little respect for UCF.
Many casinos and offshore sportsbooks haven’t yet announced betting lines for bowl games, but at least one has established UCF as a 17.5-point underdog against Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl....
| May 22, 2013
| 10:11 AM
* denote ACC Bowl tie-ins (Miami), ^ denote Conference USA (FIU, FAU).
December 21: Gildan New Mexico Bowl (2 p.m.), Las Vegas Bowl (3:30 p.m.), Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (5:30 p.m.), R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (9 p.m.) ^
December 23: Beef 'O'...
| 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...