| Sep 30, 2010
| 1:12 PM
Winter Park basketball star Austin Rivers has canceled his other recruiting visits and orally committed to defending national champion Duke.
"It was a decision I came to (Wednesday night)," Rivers said. "I went with my heart. I really love Duke. I really...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 2:15 AM
We finally tracked down the vagabond himself and, interestingly, the much traveled former Florida State commitment Glen Stanley is nowhere near his 2-year-old daughter and girlfriend in Ocala. He's landed at West Texas A&M, an NCAA Division II school in...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 12:49 AM
Bashr Coles, a running back out of Tucker (Ga.) High School, has a unique first name.
It comes from his Islam religion and means "Joy or bringer of glad tidings."
UCF would gladly accept Coles bringing some of those "glad tidings," it's way.
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:26 PM
The Florida Gators picked up their 12th commitment to the 2012 recruiting class Wednesday night, according to numerous Internet sources.
Lorenzo Phillips, a 6-foot-2, 210-pound linebacker committed to the Gators and he told GatorCountry.com, “I...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 9:33 AM
Talented Bradenton Manatee running back Mike Blakely followed through with what most of Gator Nation had already been expecting as he committed to Florida during a small press conference at the school Tuesday morning.
What little suspense there was...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 8:23 AM
While watching Saturday's UCF romp over NCAA Division I-AA opponent South Dakota, I could see some results of the Knights' efforts to keep local talent from leaving Central Florida.
The first evidence was quite obvious. If you hadn't heard the name...
| Nov 22, 2010
| 9:24 PM
At most high school football practices, there will be a person off to the side, by himself, kicking a couple of balls around and chasing them down. He's anonymous.
He may join the squad at the end of practice for sprints. He'll be in the huddle for the...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 12:38 AM
Wow, what a difference a year makes. Currently for Orlando East River quarterback Josh Jones it means 10 interceptions, so far. In leading the surprising East River Falcons to a 5-0 record, Jones has thrown just one interception. Last year, he threw 11...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 10:12 PM
It's got to be hard being a quarterback "on the bubble."
A college prospect who can either:
A) Go to a lower-level NCAA Division I-A college (Sun Belt or MAC come to mind) and labor through the trials and tribulations before possibly, finally becoming...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 2:05 PM
Orlando Evans offensive tackle Darrell Williams committed to the University of South Florida last week to play football.
That's not how it was supposed to be for the kid from Jamaica.
"I came here my ninth grade year. I thought I was going to be the...
| Sep 25, 2010
| 10:19 AM
Eric Farkas is one heck of a football player. He plays safety, kicks field goals, punts and, oh yeah, blocks kicks, as well, for Sanford Seminole High.
He's the No. 23-ranked player in the Sentinel's 2011 Central Florida Super60. After Friday night's win...