| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:44 PM
You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Penn State has landed James Franklin as football coach, bringing to State College, Pa., the most coveted college football coach in the nation.
Although the architect of an amazing turnaround at SEC doormat Vanderbilt denied all week that he had made a...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Deron Powers had 18 points and six assists to help Hampton University (7-7) rout Radford 87-60 Saturday at the HU Convocation Center.
Powers, a sophomore from Williamsburg Christian Academy, had support from Du'Vaughn Maxwell (16 points), Emmanuel...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:35 PM
When he was a Maryland quarterback, Chris Turner told a story of his phone once ringing at 4:34 in the morning.
It was passionate, intense James Franklin — an amped-up electron of a football coach for whom sleep is apparently an overvalued...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Maine South offensive lineman Brendan Brosnan is following James Franklin to Penn State.
Brosnan, who orally committed to Vanderbilt six months before Franklin left the Commodores for Penn State, has decided to join him, according to Maine South coach...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 3:24 PM
HOLLYWOOD Not a lot of people around the recruiting industry have heard of Tevon Coney, but that’s going to change soon. The Palm Beach Gardens junior linebacker is expecting members of Alabama’s coaching staff to stop by his school in the...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:40 PM
-- From his prime vantage point Monday afternoon at Fairhope Stadium, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome could watch the kind of wide receiver he covets.
The Ravens have identified a need for a reliable, versatile presence on third downs to complement...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Todd Turner, a former athletic director in the ACC, Southeastern Conference, Pacific 12 and Big East, will assist Virginia Tech in its search for retiring AD Jim Weaver’s successor.
Turner founded and runs Collegiate Sports Associates, a...
| Dec 11, 2013
The most strident critics craved anarchy, a farewell overdose of controversy for the Bowl Championship Series. Come Sunday, however, after 15 weeks of unimaginable insanity, the most-deserving teams for the national title game were indisputable: Florida...
| May 1, 2014
| 11:57 PM
The Towson men's lacrosse team saw its three-goal lead evaporate in the fourth quarter and had to force overtime, eventually losing, 11-10, to host No. 14 Drexel in a Colonial Athletic Association semifinal Thursday.
The Tigers (8-7) used a 3-0 run to...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:04 AM
— Vin Yokabaskas has been ailing recently and confined to bed, but he couldn't pass up the chance to relive that special day one more time.
"Well, it was the most exciting day of my life," said Yokabaskas, 84, as tears began to run down his...