| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:36 PM
UCF-Boston College Game Preview...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Blue Mountain League Hall of Famer Ted Long, who runs bus trips to virtually anywhere sports-related and even to non-sports related venues such as Broadway, is running a bus trip Saturday to the Army-Northwestern game at West Point. I am sure that many...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Many folks scoff when I suggest academic reputations and rankings will matter if the ACC reconfigures during the current conference musical chairs madness. This is about football and money, not necessarily in that order, they remind.
| Sep 16, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Orlando Boone High’s A.J. Turman is a big, physical, burley running back.
Opponents think that’s all he is because of his big frame (6-1, 205) and knack for seeking out contact. They view him as an inside runner and underestimate his speed....
| Sep 18, 2011
| 10:48 AM
John Swofford on Sunday called the ACC’s acquisition of Syracuse and Pittsburgh “monumental.” Talk about terra firma for the commissioner.
The conference’s expansion to 14 schools was stunning in its speed and secrecy. It...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 2:51 PM
An update to this post, Boston College athletic director Gene DeFilippo has written a letter of apology to ACC presidents and ADs, saying he "spoke inappropriately and erroneously regarding ESPN’s role in conference expansion."
Here's an Associated...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 5:23 PM
As No. 19 Virginia Tech prepares to open the back end of its football schedule Saturday at Wake Forest, there's more optimism than there could've been at this stage.
What if Tech (5-1 overall, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) hadn't gotten that late game-...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 12:44 PM
This is a sports year for the small. Butler and VCU made the Final Four, the Green Bay Packers rule the NFL, and bigfoots New York, Philadelphia and Boston have vanished from baseball's title chase.
The trend even includes cinema, where Brad Pitt's...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Joel Caleb – WR
High school: Clover Hill (in Midlothian). Height/Weight: 6-foot-4/215 pounds.
College situation: Considering scholarship offers from Virginia, Virginia Tech, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Ohio State, West Virginia, Florida...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Atlanta Marist athlete Myles Willis committed to UCF Saturday, making him the Knights' second pledge of the 2013 recruiting class.
Willis (5-10, 180) said earlier in the week that the Knights were his favorite school, but he was unsure if he was prepared...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 12:28 AM
Delray Beach American Heritage tight end Blake Davis didn’t know a year ago if football would be in his future.
A dislocated kneecap during a kickoff classic game ended his junior season before it began, sidelining him for the most pivotal part...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:41 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford made news at the conference’s preseason basketball gabfest Wednesday.
Very good news for those of us who appreciate the league’s historic sense of equity.
Of most interest nationally, Swofford dismissed chatter...