| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Eric L. Poms, was officially announced as the fifth Chief Executive Officer of the Orange Bowl Committee (OBC) on May 4, 2006, succeeding long-time CEO Keith R. Tribble. During his nearly 20 years at the Orange Bowl, Poms has been at the forefront of the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:07 AM
HAMPTON — Bernard Clark delivers messages in groups of three. Maybe it's because three points are easy to remember, and Hampton University's defensive coordinator doesn't want his players to think too much.
Maybe it's an unconscious nod to the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Cypress Bay football coach Mark Guandolo, caught on national television slapping the helmet of one of his players, has been suspended for two weeks by Broward schools despite an outpouring of support from the teen’s family and former players....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Only two college football teams in the last 40 years went wire-to-wire atop the national polls. Virginia Tech under Frank Beamer played them both.
The Miami Hurricanes’ most recent national champions produced 38 NFL draft choices, 17 first-...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Its ascension as a Top 25 programs has afforded Northern Illinois to be more selective in the recruiting process.
The Huskies honed in on Prairie Ridge offensive lineman Shane Evans last season and offered him a scholarship in January.
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Frank Beamer's milestone moments at Virginia Tech
Dec. 23, 1986: Introduced as head coach.
Sept. 12, 1987: Hokies lose 22-10 at Clemson in Beamer's debut.
Oct. 3, 1987: Beamer's first Tech victory in a 31-11 dusting of Navy.
Oct. 7, 1989: Hokies win...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Frank Beamer writes poignantly and modestly, confesses about a broken promise, questions a rival’s recruiting and censures one of his most talented players. Those were my primary takeaways from “Let Me Be Frank — My Life At Virginia Tech...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Can anyone at Virginia Tech become the next Ed Vereb, Scott Sisson, or Peter Boulware? That will be the prevailing question Saturday when the Hokies open their football season against No. 1 Alabama in the Georgia Dome.
Unless my eyes misread the agate,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:22 PM
With the start of the college football season now just a few days away, the National Football Foundation has put out a release flashing back to some of the more memorable early-season games over the years. Some of them fans will remember instantly, and...
| 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,...