| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:53 PM
John Gallagher has a 4:30 a.m. wake-up call for his Hartford Hawks Tuesday in Fort Myers. He doesn't want another one at 7:10, another at 7:15 and yet another at 7:30 a.m.
"Nebraska, the other night, didn't let Florida Gulf Coast have one dunk in their...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Rankman's pipe dream of Stanford and Northwestern meeting in the BCS title game at the Rose Bowl is over. Gone is the utopian idea two schools with integrity and academic standards might also compete on football's grandest stage. We're left now with a No....
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:35 PM
The world in 1959 was introduced to the famed Mercury 7 astronauts, who led America's epic race to the moon.
They were "The Right Stuff."
The world on Wednesday was introduced to an inaugural 13 members of the College Football Playoff selection...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 3:33 PM
The Rev. Will D. Campbell was a poor white boy from Mississippi who preached his first sermon from a pulpit stocked with a Bible from the Ku Klux Klan. But this son of the segregated South — a self-avowed "good ol' boy with crazy ideas" —...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Basketball was the sport du jour Wednesday, but during interviews at the ACC’s preseason media gathering, commissioner John Swofford applauded the freshly minted selection committee for college football’s playoff and again broadsided the...
| Sep 13, 2013
As the body was carried out of the house, retired Tavares lawyer Jerri Blair rose to her feet on the front porch to deliver one final salute as he passed by.
She snapped it off just the way former Circuit Judge Jerry T. Lockett liked it, so he'd know...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:56 AM
On the night it opened practice to start the 2013 season, UCF got a commitment from one of its top targets in the class of 2014.
Smyrna (Ga.) Campbell safety Mike Rogers committed to UCF on Wednesday night, choosing the Knights over schools like...
| Jul 30, 2013
GAINESVILLE — Win and they will come, the adage goes.
But times have changed, even in the SEC where the league's streak of seven straight national championships has coincided with sagging attendance.
Take Alabama. Winners of the past two...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Most people figured Tallahassee North Florida Christian running back Jonathan Vickers was a lock to commit to Florida State’s 2014 recruiting class.
It wasn’t an automatic process, but most people were right. After mulling options from the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Fadol Brown has had his fill of South Florida.
The former FIU player committed to Ole Miss Friday, eschewing a Miami offer that was reportedly strong in the running.
At six-foot-five and 270 pounds, Brown is without a doubt ready to step into the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Kansas State basketball announced its official non-conference schedule for the 2013-14 season on Wednesday. Here is the press release from the university:
Reigning Big 12 men’s basketball champion Kansas State will host nine non-conference...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Mount Carmel senior running back Matt Domer has narrowed his list of favorites to four schools — Illinois, Indiana, Kansas and Syracuse — and hopes to make his choice soon.
"I'm planning to get out and visit all four schools one last time...