| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:09 PM
4:30 a.m. Tennis: China Open semifinals (Maria Sharapova vs. Ana Ivanovic, then women's doubles).--Tennis Ch.
8 a.m. Golf: Alfred Dunhill Links Championship third round(in Scotland).--Golf
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina football.--MASN
| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Chris Dufresne takes time out each Friday during the season to answer questions on college football. Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: Helfrich is a fraud. The guy doesn't even know what to fix
Answer: Oh, you must have stayed up for...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Sports, College Football, Sports Television Industry, Texas A&M, Stanford
Break out the chips and cold drinks but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Running backs continue to make a strong case they should snap quarterbacks’ tight grip on the Heisman Trophy.
Will the trend continue this weekend?
Check out our current top five Heisman candidates:
Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon
The Buzz: After...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 7:20 PM
It was difficult penning this weekend wrap-up column without sneaking a glance toward next weekend.
After a tip jar stuffed with payday games like Louisiana State versus New Mexico State, LSU vs. Sam Houston State and LSU vs. Louisiana Monroe, college...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:31 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Two years ago, Temple came to Rentschler Field and showed it could finish a game by beating the Huskies 17-14 in overtime.
Last year, a winless UConn team went to Lincoln Financial Field and proved it could also do it. The Huskies...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:52 PM
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Quarterback Blake Sims threw 445 passing yards, the second most in school history, and No. 3 Alabama scored 21 straight second-half points to pull away from Florida 42-21 on Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
College football teams delivered upsets, overtime wins and a true Hail Mary play during weekend.
Check out the top 10 things we learned from the latest action on the gridiron.
1.Sometimes its better to be lucky than good. Not only did the top-...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Here's a cure for the Monday blues: Steve Spurrier.
His post-game video after South Carolina's 48-34 win at Vanderbilt is the reason we hope the 69-year-old Spurrier coaches another 10 years.
Spurrier is not just one of the most innovative coaches...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Six years ago, the East Carolina football program was coached by Skip Holtz and competing in Conference USA.
That was the last time the Pirates were ranked in the national polls. Holtz's team was No. 14 after winning its first three games and slid to No....
| 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...