| 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
| 4:24 AM
Sportsbooks say the run of SEC domination in BCS championship games ends this year.
Depending on which Vegas-based or offshore sportsbook you visit, undefeated, No. 1 Florida State is between a 7.5-point and 9-point favorite versus No. 2 Auburn. Reports...
| Dec 11, 2013
The most strident critics craved anarchy, a farewell overdose of controversy for the Bowl Championship Series. Come Sunday, however, after 15 weeks of unimaginable insanity, the most-deserving teams for the national title game were indisputable: Florida...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Check out festivals and events in January across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 5 2014: Carillon...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:53 PM
BLACKSBURG - A week spent behind the wheel driving around to schmooze with football recruits gave offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler time to reflect on Virginia Tech's season.
Though he may not be a glass half-empty guy by nature, Loeffler couldn't...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:05 AM
BOCA RATON — FAU formally introduced Charlie Partridge as the school's fourth football coach on Tuesday, but in truth, no introduction was necessary.
That's because Partridge, the former Arkansas and Wisconsin assistant, is back home. He grew up...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:58 PM
James Madison’s new era in football will begin with Everett Withers as head coach.
The Dukes made official Friday what had been rumored the previous day, hiring Ohio State’s co-defensive coordinator to replace Mickey Matthews, who was fired...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Finally, the farewell BCS championship matchup is set. I don't know if most of the country, outside of northern Florida and Alabama will care, but it's Florida State vs. Auburn for the national title. And I admit that even the Granddaddy of them all,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Conventional wisdom, a.k.a. Vegas, says Florida State will defeat Auburn next month for college football’s national championship, and if the Seminole war chant indeed echoes through the Rose Bowl, the upshot will be two-pronged.