| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:24 PM
If you follow college football, you've seen the ugly record: The Big Ten is 1-10 against teams from the Power Five conferences and Notre Dame.
Instead of East and West, should the conference change its division names to Doom and Gloom?
But it's not...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The talk this summer was that Pac-12 Conference football was as strong as anyone with a memory could remember it.
"Those are statements usually made prior to the season, where everyone kind of has that overall, positive look," Oregon State Coach Mike...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Credit Michigan coach Brady Hoke with one good decision: He's tuning out all the harsh criticism.
"Not to hurt anybody's feelings, but no, I don't (read or listen to media reports). Never have," he said. "For us to get unfocused would be cheating this...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:45 PM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Everton at Liverpool.--NBCSN
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina football.--MASN
9 a.m. Softball: April 2006: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; taped at Winston-Salem...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:33 AM
The bar was set high two years ago, when Tyler Matakevich seized a starting job as a freshman and led the Temple Owls in tackles.
The inside linebacker had 101 tackles, becoming the first player in school history to get 100 or more in a season as he was...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Hold the cupcakes. The second week of the college football season will feature some marquee matchups.
Here are our top five games to watch this week:
No. 14 USC at No. 13 Stanford
3:30 p.m., Saturday, ABC
The Buzz: This showdown could be a preview...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Florida Atlantic (0-1) at No. 2 Alabama (1-0)
9 a.m., SEC Network
This is a...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Getting a line on opening weekend was not easy.
Selection committee members, as you read this, are rearranging all the postseason Post-it notes on their refrigerators.
Texas A&M moved up near the freezer compartment, replacing down-by-carrots-now...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 6:01 PM
After a long wait, the opening weekend of college football action was sweet.
Check out the top 10 things we learned during the first weekend of action:
1. Texas A&M will be just fine without Johnny Manziel. Sophomore Kenny Hill set a school...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:55 PM
A year ago, the UConn football team opened the season with a loss to FCS opponent Towson.
On Saturday, the Huskies host another FCS program when Stony Brook visits Rentschler Field. For the players who were part of last season's opener, the Towson loss...
| Aug 27, 2014
Old Dominion played five Football Bowl Subdivision teams last season, losing four by an average of 30.5 points, exposing epic defensive futility and defeating only hapless Idaho. This year, their first in Conference USA, the Monarchs face 11 FBS programs,...