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  • Conference changes: 2012 brings big changes to football conferences

    Conference changes: 2012 brings big changes to football conferences
    From the ACC to the WAC, schools have been changing leagues faster than you can count, leaving fans to do their own version of “Where's Waldo?” with their favorite college teams. Fear not, here's a quick look at the changes to the college...
  • Strong swims from Swinney pace Spartans

    The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level. Briana Swinney (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2010) sophomore, San Jose State women's swimming and diving: The Spartans are on fire — winners of six straight dual meets —...
  • New Sun Belt commissioner makes pitch to current, prospective members

    New Sun Belt commissioner makes pitch to current, prospective members
     In the current climate of conference jumping, the Sun Belt chose veteran Karl Benson to try and hold the conference together and even expand it.  Benson, 60, who has been the WAC commissioner for the last 18 years and was the MAC commissioner for four...
  • VIRGINIA: Which player gets the ball at QB will be most anticipated storyline for UVa

    THE COACH MIKE LONDON Third year (12-13 at U.Va.; 36-18 overall in coaching career) He's the maniac who used to head-butt players with their helmets on when he was U.Va.'s defensive coordinator. He's the guy who fell to his knees on the Scott Stadium...
  • Teel Time: Should U.Va. start Rocco or Sims against Louisiana Tech?

    Teel Time: Should U.Va. start Rocco or Sims against Louisiana Tech?
    Michael Rocco has started 17 consecutive games at quarterback for Virginia, the Cavaliers’ longest streak at the position since Jameel Sewell's 22-game reign in 2004 and ’05. The issue is whether Rocco should see 18. Virginia has lost two...
  • ACC move may help Syracuse commit James Washington with decision

    ACC move may help Syracuse commit James Washington with decision
    Winter Park defensive end James Washington committed to Syracuse in June when the Orangemen were a proud member of the Big East conference. Things change. Washington, who had 15 sacks for the Wildcats as a junior, is now committed to an ACC program. But...
  • What next for Big 12, Big East teams?

    Short-term solution Jeff Otterbein Hartford Courant So much is still in flux in the ever-changing world of conference realignment. The Big East has already lost two teams, Syracuse and Pitt, to the ACC. Certainly Connecticut and Rutgers from the Big...
  • Briefs: Ex-Pirate signs with NFL team

    Briefs: Ex-Pirate signs with NFL team
    Former record-setting tailback inks free-agent deal with Baltimore after stint at Louisiana Tech. Former Orange Coast College tailback Ray Holley has signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Ravens, Pirates football coach Mike Taylor said in an...
  • Super Bowl showdowns: the Ravens defense vs. Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers' pistol offense

    Super Bowl showdowns: the Ravens defense vs. Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers' pistol offense
    Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at the challenge of defending Colin Kaepernick and the pistol offense. In their stunning run to Super Bowl...
  • Fairchild brings well-traveled football knowledge to Virginia

    CHARLOTTESVILLE — As a West Coast guy, Steve Fairchild can't tell you much about the good barbecue spots along Tobacco Road. He actually had a hard time remembering the last time he was even in the state of Virginia when he was asked Tuesday...
  • College Football Countdown: No. 65 Utah State

     
    College Football Countdown: No. 65 Utah State...