| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Hampton University's next exceptional defender is in uniform because of, in order, a coaching change in Ann Arbor, Mich., a chance conversation at a rec league basketball game in New Orleans, and a persuasive phone call from Pirates' coach Donovan Rose....
| Jun 21, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Pasadena High junior quarterback Brandon Cox used terms such as “home” and “comfortable” when discussing his experience visiting the University of Arizona recently on a recruiting trip.
The 6-foot-3, 196-pound signal-caller took...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:04 PM
After catching 45 passes last season, senior Kevin Dorsey entered this year as Maryland's No. 1 receiver. Through three games, Dorsey has three catches for 26 yards.
Tight end Matt Furstenburg, who was voted by the media to the All-Atlantic Coast...
| Sep 24, 2012
You've seen the score, but do you really know it?
People waking up Sunday morning to see Oregon had defeated Arizona, 49-0, could have rightfully concluded:
--Oregon's offense must have gone nuts.
--De'Anthony Thomas took a step closer to winning the...
| Sep 22, 2012
Mike Bellotti saw the future of Oregon football almost a decade ago.
The spread-option epiphany did not tap him lightly on the shoulder. "It just hit me right in the face," Bellotti, now an ESPN analyst, said this week.
You can credit Oregon's former...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Gino Gradkowski at a glance
Ht./Wt.: 6 foot 3, 300 pounds
Born: Nov. 5, 1988, Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Seton-LaSalle (West Virginia)
College highlights: Started seven games at left guard and four at center as a senior...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 6:41 PM
If the Ravens have a specific plan for filling the hole left by Ben Grubbs now that the draft has ended, they aren't divulging it.
Not that anybody should be surprised. As is so often the case, coach John Harbaugh spoke fondly of the potential battle for...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 9:17 PM
It’s not easy getting a college scholarship when you play high school football in an out-of-the-way place like Eustis. It’s not exactly a destination, nor is it even a crossroad unless of course you might be headed to the Ocala National...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:32 PM
The Chicago Coalition for the Homeless plans to ask the CTA board on Friday to create a reduced fare pass for local homeless youth.
Julie Dworkin, the coalition's director of policy, said she has been working for years to get the CTA board to approve...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:10 PM
New Mexico Bowl
Absent a connection to either team or a need for immediate counseling, no pre-Christmas bowl merits your attention.
But if desperate to avoid the mall Saturday, settle in for Nevada and Arizona in the New...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Cal’s Jeff Tedford and Western Michigan’s Bill Cubit were the latest to join the coaching carousel as both were fired from their respective jobs this week. Which bring the total of coaching vacancies to seven with the possibility of several...