| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:33 AM
In the A1 story that ran on Sunday regarding UCF’s finances, Knights athletic director Todd Stansbury called the school’s rapidly-expanding alumni base the “secret weapon out there.”
Here are more of Stansbury's thoughts, as well...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 1:07 PM
I'm a collector of college and university sweatshirts.
I've accumulated a few: North Carolina, NC State, Tennessee, Michigan, Duke, Ohio State, Miami, Auburn, West Point and Virginia.
I like to wear them on my daily constitutionals.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Virginia Tech football lacks few amenities associated with national-caliber programs. Thanks to generous donors and a supportive administration, the Hokies practice, condition, play and prepare in ever-evolving facilities.
One exception: an indoor...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:14 PM
This information is per a city of Hampton news release:
Terry Sult, 56, director of public safety in Sandy Springs, Ga., has been named Hampton’s police chief after a national search that involved extensive public and community input.
| Aug 22, 2013
Of course Old Dominion wants and needs a new football playpen. You don't fast-lane to the Bowl Subdivision content with a stadium built during FDR's first term and the Seven Blocks of Granite's heyday. And you don't subject fans to higher ticket prices...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:14 AM
27th year (216-104-2 at Tech; 258-127-4 overall in coaching career)
Getting in the habit of seven-win seasons wasn't something that interested Beamer. Given the ongoing struggles of his offense, and the sudden deterioration of...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:26 PM
AARON MOOREHEAD | VIRGINIA TECH | WIDE RECEIVERS COACH
Watching another young wide receiver drop a pass in the first week of Virginia Tech's preseason practices, Aaron Moorehead suddenly had an appreciation for what his coaches had to endure early in...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 2:14 PM
As Vikings free safety Marc Trestman jumped up after delivering a hard hit that leveled Chargers running back Johnny Rodgers, he got lost in the moment.
This was a meaningless NFL exhibition in 1979 and Trestman a mere undrafted rookie fighting for a...
| Aug 14, 2013
As the Johnny Manziel mini-series descends into the absurd — ESPN has deputized MIT's best and brightest to calculate the latest autograph tally — two names spring to mind: Ralph Sampson and Michael Vick.
By today's standards, they had it...
| Jul 27, 2013
— Last year, Kelly Esch emerged as the go-to weapon for Jamestown High's volleyball program.
The rising senior's performance didn't go unnoticed as she announced Tuesday that she had committed to play Division I volleyball at Louisiana State...
| Jul 30, 2013
Creatures of the Wind, the fashion label founded in 2008 by two alumni of the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, is enjoying a windfall from a Los Angeles investment firm.
The investment from The Dock Group, headed by Matthew Walker, is significant...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:06 AM
With no Johnny Manziel or two-time defending national champion, the ACC’s preseason football clambake Sunday and Monday is unlikely to match the SEC’s for headlines. But here are some questions that I hope are asked.