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  • Matakevich At Rent, But LB From Stratford Wears Temple Uniform

    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...
  • Penn State coaches celebrate their 'previous institution'

     
    Penn State's football coaches, including James Franklin, often have referred to Vanderbilt as "our previous institution" when discussing their three years with the Commodores. It's understandable; focus on the present and future instead of the past....
  • The Times' 'Super 16' countdown: No. 15 Mississippi

    Acknowledging that college football's new four-team playoff could someday inch toward a larger basketball-style tournament, we continue our Super 16 countdown, with No. 15 Mississippi: This is what we mean when we say Southeastern Conference teams...
  • Tailback Ameer Abdullah is Nebraska's spark plug

    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...
  • Vanderbilt edges Virginia to win College World Series

    Vanderbilt edges Virginia to win College World Series
    OMAHA, Neb. -- Home runs were rare at the College World Series this June, and for the Vanderbilt baseball team since May. Commodores center fielder John Norwood ended both droughts with one aggressive swing. Norwood hit a tiebreaking solo home run...
  • SEC's Mike Slive trumpets baseball (baseball?) and NCAA reform

    SEC's Mike Slive trumpets baseball (baseball?) and NCAA reform
    Commissioner Mike Slive opened Monday's four-day Southeastern Conference football media days with his usual bragging about the league's dominance in ... baseball? Thank goodness for the Vanderbilt nine, which knocked out Virginia to win this year's...
  • Gators ranked No. 39, UF counting on Jeff Driskel to help team bounce back from four-win campaign

    Gators ranked No. 39, UF counting on Jeff Driskel to help team bounce back from four-win campaign
    The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
  • Media: Alabama again favorite to win SEC

    Alabama is the preseason favorite again in the Southeastern Conference. The Crimson Tide, the overwhelming favorite, received 154 points in the media poll released Thursday at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala. Auburn was second with 75 points and South...
  • Vanderbilt stymies Virginia's rally, wins 9-8 in Game 1 of CWS finals

    OMAHA, Neb. -- Vanderbilt scored in only one inning against a Virginia pitching staff that boasted the nation's second-best ERA this season. Fortunately for the Commodores, that inning was big enough. Seldom-used sophomore third baseman Tyler Campbell...
  • Virginia repels Vanderbilt 7-2 in Game 2 of College World Series finals

    OMAHA, Neb. — Sophomore Brandon Waddell threw his first career nine-inning complete game, third baseman Kenny Towns contributed three singles and drove in two runs, and Virginia defeated Vanderbilt 7-2 Tuesday to even the College World Series...
  • Vanderbilt foils Virginia 3-2 in College World Series, winning title

    Vanderbilt foils Virginia 3-2 in College World Series, winning title
    OMAHA, Neb. — John Norwood hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the eighth inning, and Vanderbilt defeated Virginia 3-2 in the third and deciding game of the College World Series championship series Wednesday night. Vanderbilt (51-21) won its...