| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:02 AM
DISH subscribers can look forward to enjoying the new SEC Network.
The satellite broadcast provider reached an agreement with ESPN Monday to carry the new channel dedicated to the Southeastern Conference. The network already reached a distribution...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Maybe it's your brother-in-law's spicy seven-layer dip or the intricate drinking game your friends concocted for whenever a commercial comes on-screen.
No matter which teams are involved, Super Bowl Sunday (or Friday or Monday this year if the weather...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Bill O'Brien challenged a reporter's question Saturday regarding Penn State's "morale" when it runs the football well. O'Brien insisted that there's never been a "morale problem" with his team, adding that the word "gets thrown around like cheeseburgers...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:22 PM
After Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt McGloin threw his third touchdown pass Sunday, play-by-play announcer Greg Papa asked his audience, "Are you mclovin McGloin?" Evidently, they were. Here's how McGloin punctuated his team's 28-23 win over Houston,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:23 PM
PENN STATE (5-4) vs. PURDUE (1-8) WHEN: Noon Saturday WHERE: Beaver Stadium TV: Big Ten Network (Eric Collins, Chuck Long, Jon Jansen) RADIO: WAEB AM-790 LATEST LINE: Penn State is a 21.5-point favorite. SERIES HISTORY: Penn State leads 12-3-1 (eight........
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Kickoff for UCF's home game against Houston on Nov. 9 is set for 7 p.m. and the game will air on ESPN2, the school announced on Monday.
No. 23 UCF (6-1, 3-0) faces a major test against the Cougars (6-1, 3-0), who take on USF on Thursday night this week....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Comcast has inked deals to let subscribers tune in to 35 live cable channels through its updated video-player app for mobile devices over any Wi-Fi connection -- including outside the home -- aiming to give customers a new reason to keep paying for...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:10 PM
This season marks the 25th anniversary of the "Flying Illini" and their remarkable run to the 1989 Final Four.
Entering the NCAA tournament that year as the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region, the Illini defeated McNeese State, Ball State, Louisville...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:22 PM
I need to find a new conference. This whole Big Ten thing is simply not working for me. (Shhh … please don't tell the producers at the Big Ten Network.)
I'm 5-1 in non-B1G games and 26-38 in the conference I'm supposed to know best. Guess...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Speculation surrounding Illinois coach Tim Beckman's job status before Saturday's season finale against Northwestern at Memorial Stadium comes as no surprise but with a touch of irony.
Northwestern counterpart Pat Fitzgerald actually presided over a...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:09 AM
Virginia Tech’s home football game Saturday against North Carolina will start shortly after 12:30, ideal for newspaper hacks fighting early deadlines, anathema to fans who crave more tailgate time and believe Lane Stadium rocks best after dark....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
PENN STATE (1-0) vs. EASTERN MICHIGAN (1-0) WHEN: Noon Saturday WHERE: Beaver Stadium TV: Big Ten Network (Scott Graham, Chuck Long) RADIO: WAEB AM-790 IF YOU GO: Spectators can bring one clear, one-gallong plastic bag per person. For more information,......