| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:03 AM
The No. 2 Northwestern women's lacrosse team has a habit of handing out beat-downs, not taking them. But No. 4 host Florida used a fast-starting offense to build a big lead and win, 22-4, Saturday.
The Wildcats (13-2, 4-1 American Lacrosse Conference),...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Keith Gill and Jeff Jones go way back, further than Jones could have known, back to the days when Gill was a Duke student and Jones was Virginia’s head basketball coach.
“Watching those teams play, the Bryant Stith teams, the Jason...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:09 AM
With 34 of the 35 bowl games already in the books, we thought it would be a good time to look at how conferences are doing so far this postseason. Here is the breakdown with records and grades.
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE
The Buzz: The ACC's...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Major League Baseball--Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox, San Francisco Giants at Chicago Cubs or Atlanta Braves at Washington Nationals, 11:30 a.m. (FOX); New York Mets at Minnesota Twins, 3 p.m. (FXSP)
| May 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Update on local athletes competing in college.
Emily Tubert (Burroughs High, 2010) junior, University of Arkansas women's golf: The former All-Area standout for the Indians and her Razorback teammates are preparing for the 2013 NCAA Championships, which...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:03 AM
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 125 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 125 to our projected No. 1 team.
Today at No....
| May 14, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The Big 12 and Southeastern Conferences have announced an annual men's basketball challenge that will begin during the 2013-14 season.
"The Big 12 is excited to enter into another partnership with the SEC," said Commissioner Bob Bowlsby. “It...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:56 PM
GAINESVILLE – The Florida Gators’ run of five NCAA Tournament appearances in baseball could be on the line during the regular-season’s final series, beginning Thursday at archrival Georgia.
The Gators should slip into the postseason,...
| May 11, 2013
| 2:51 PM
If you could invite anyone alive today to dinner, who would you invite?
Began thinking about this while re-reading "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll. The Mad Hatter and the March Hare would keep any tea party hopping. Also, I...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Wheaton North quarterback Clayton Thorson finished his recruiting process when he gave Northwestern his oral commitment in March. Thorson, a 6-foot-4, 197-pound junior, has since been working behind the scenes as a recruiter for the Wildcats.
| May 1, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The Ravens waited until the seventh round to draft Elon wide receiver Aaron Mellette on Saturday evening.
But the wait felt much, much longer to Mellette, who some analysts believed would come off the board earlier in the draft’s final day. Soon...