| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:43 PM
EATONTON, Ga.— The winding road leads visitors through a security gate, past a stable and horses grazing in an open field, into a neighborhood carved among the tall trees that line Lake Oconee.
Here, about 90 minutes outside Atlanta, George O'...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 7:59 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Nine months ago, Florida State fans were anticipating a wild, raucous, festival-like atmosphere to descend upon their campus once this weekend arrived.
They couldn’t have expected quite the circus that came to Doak Campbell...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 4:50 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — FSU offensive lineman Bryan Stork remembers the moment vividly.
He had almost completely disappeared into the visitor's tunnel at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C., when he suddenly felt a sharp sting on his...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:52 PM
As they lined up during an impromptu photo shoot Wednesday at ESPN's Wide World of Sports, the eight University of Florida pledges participating in this year's Under Armour All-American Game were obviously having fun.
They joked and jabbed at each...
| Apr 3, 2013
Longtime NBA referee worked more than 1,600 games
Greg Willard, 54, a longtime NBA referee who worked more than 1,600 games before he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, died Monday at his home in Huntington Beach, according to NBA...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Jake Owen, the Florida-raised country music star whose biggest hit, the platinum-selling “Bare Foot Blue Jean Night,” includes the refrain “Never gonna grow up! Never gonna slow down!,” is pulled over on the side of the road,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Northern Illinois' unprecedented inclusion in the Bowl Championship Series lineup isn't sitting well with ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit.
Northern Illinois (12-1) earned the Mid-American Conference's first major bowl berth by meeting...
| Nov 18, 2012
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Brushy Mountain Smokehouse and Creamery offers myriad southern staples, from country ham biscuits to deep-fried catfish. The fare also includes scores of homemade ice creams, from oatmeal cookie dough to chocolate brownie...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 10:54 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — It wasn't a lost cause, but a loss on the field for Northern Illinois, which crashed the Orange Bowl party as unwanted guests from the Mid-American Conference and fell Tuesday night to favored Florida State 31-10.
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:36 PM
USC said Tuesday that receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules last January when he signed autographs in Florida that have been offered for sale.
Lee, who won the Biletnikoff Award, attended the Bowl Championship Series title game, where the Orange...
| Jan 6, 2013
"The wait was worth it," Tribune reporter David Condon wrote about the 1973 Sugar Bowl. "It was one of the greatest games ever played in college football."
Ara Parseghian vs. Paul "Bear" Bryant. North vs. South. Baptists vs. Catholics. Unbeaten vs....