| Jul 1, 2014
HAMPTON — Eugene Marshall Jr. took the plunge 30 years ago. Farewell IBM and potential long-term security and stock options. Hello college sports administration and thankless hours and inevitable job change.
He's never looked back, and Monday...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:53 PM
CHICAGO — The Big Ten's expansion to nine conference games in 2016 will enable each school to face every Big Ten team at least once in a four-year span.
But it will also phase out nonconference matchups with Football Championship Series programs....
| Jul 22, 2014
Rice named summer-league MVP; Porter on first team
Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jr. was named Most Valuable Player of the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League by a unanimous panel of media members, while Wizards forward Otto Porter was named first-team...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:58 AM
HOOVER, Ala. - As Mike Slive gets set to begin his 12th year as commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, the league continues to thrive. Slive spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about the new College Football Playoff, the uncertainty surrounding...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Arnold M. Jolivet, a longtime advocate for minority- and women-owned businesses who was a familiar presence at City Hall, died of complications from heart disease Sunday morning at Sinai Hospital. The Village of Cross Keys resident was 71.
| Jul 23, 2014
Virginia Tech entered the 2005 ACC championship game against Florida State 10-1 and ranked fifth nationally. An Orange Bowl bid and potential matchup with Penn State seemed inevitable.
But a loss to the unranked Seminoles dropped the Hokies to 10th in the...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The Florida Gators will visit national power Kansas on Dec. 5 in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, the SEC announced Wednesday.
The Gators beat the Jayhawks 67-61 on Dec. 10 in Gainesville, but each team will be replacing some key pieces next season.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Brian Regan remembers playing a high-school football game at the Miami Orange Bowl. "It was fun," he says, "until an opposing defensive back cracked my collarbone in half."
Regan, a veteran standup comedian who will perform Thursday, June 19, in Coral...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:41 PM
After watching a dozen quarterbacks get selected ahead of him Saturday, Phoebus High graduate Tajh Boyd was about ready to throw in the towel on his NFL draft chances by late afternoon.
Sitting in his car with his seat back and a hat pulled low over his...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Orlando’s Capital One Bowl may lose its title sponsor, but its partnership with ESPN should minimize the impact of the change.
Capital One is reportedly ending its sponsorship of Orlando’s top bowl as part of a bigger bowl sponsorship...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:50 AM
The new college football season hasn’t even kicked off yet, but that won’t stop several high-profile coaches including Florida’s Will Muschamp and West Virginia’s Dana Holgorsen from feeling the heat as the new year nears. ...