| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:42 PM
BOCA RATON — Brandin Bryant has fond memories of Nebraska's Memorial Stadium. Growing up in Omaha, Neb., Bryant attended several games to watch the Cornhuskers with his father, Robert, and his grandfather, Charles.
Every time Bryant watched...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:23 PM
THREE TO WATCH
1. Quarterback Christian Hackenberg. Though just a sophomore, he's the offense's undisputed leader and Penn State's youngest captain in 70 years. He'll also have to coordinate a new offensive line and some young...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The switch gets flipped on the new SEC Network today at 5 p.m. Here’s what you need to know:
What is it all about? Think Big Ten Network. The new network will be all SEC, all the time. Naturally, the centerpiece will be football games. The network...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Jack McCarthy, The Sports Xchange
Big Ten hopes future schedules pay off with playoff berth
CHICAGO -- The Big Ten's expansion to nine conference games in 2016 will enable each school to face every Big Ten team at least once in...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The grin on Larry Scott's face seems hard to explain.
The commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference has come to talk television and, right off the bat, he must concede that not all the news is good.
Entering their third year, his Pac-12 Networks still...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:36 AM
DirecTV's new deal to carry ESPN's SEC Network, a college sports channel devoted to the Southeastern Conference, isn't sitting well with Larry Scott, the commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference, whose own channels are still not carried by the satellite...
| Jun 10, 2014
Klondike bars forever will be part of the James Franklin story, as will East Stroudsburg University football coach Denny Douds. The Big Ten Network aired a feature Monday about Douds and Franklin, calling the veteran coach among Franklin's greatest...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:36 AM
It's moving day in college athletics.
While the start of conference realignment moved at a rapid pace, we finally seem to be nearing the end of a marathon that featured some surprising shifts.
More than 36 programs have changed conference...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany rarely loses a battle of wills.
After enriching the conference by creating the Big Ten Network and a conference title game, are university presidents and chancellors in any position to rebuff him?
Delany continues to...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:37 AM
One week after launching its national streaming sports network, Chicago-based 120 Sports has expanded its lineup to include a live morning show -- with some familiar local names.
Chicago sports talk veterans Laurence Holmes and Dylan McGorty began...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Illinois gets an early start to its football season.
The school announced Wednesday that the first two games of the season will kick off at 11 a.m. and air on the Big Ten Network. The Illini open against Youngstown State at home on Aug. 30 and face...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Big Ten schools are reportedly set to make more than $40 million in 2017-18, that according to information provided to the Lafayette (Ind.) Journal-Courier. The document, obtained by the newspaper through an open records request to Purdue University,...