| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:18 PM
All during the 2006 season, Shelley Meyer carried a buckeye nut in her purse — a superstitious, symbol of a serendipitous season and a far-fetched foreshadowing of a fateful future.
How else but “buck luck” could you explain the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Former Terp Howard gets OK to play at USC
Southern California has added senior point guard Pe'Shon Howard, a transfer from Maryland, to its 2013-14 men's basketball roster, coach Andy Enfield announced Monday. Howard, a Los...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 4:08 PM
No need to demand a refund from Athlon or Lindy's because those preseason magazines failed to pick football winners this year for the Western Athletic and Big East conferences.
Football, in those leagues, has gone to the Big Coffin Corner Kick in the...
| Oct 30, 2013
To quote the adorable child in the AT&T commercial, Virginia Tech football faithful have "infinity times infinity" reasons to be frustrated, concerned and/or confused after Saturday's home loss to Duke.
Logan Thomas channeling Koji Uehara. Short-yardage...
| Jul 23, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Frank Beamer "can't talk about it." Not about receiver Kevin Asante's abrupt removal from Virginia Tech's roster or the chances of his return. Not about tailback Michael Holmes' banishment from school after his conviction for...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has been waiting so many years for this stand-alone moment it might collectively have to take a nervous pill and sit down.
The ACC has spent years failing to prove it was more than just a basketball conference. It wanted so...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Men's college lacrosse
MAAC bids to host D-I quarterfinals in Buffalo
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference submitted a bid to host the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse quarterfinals at Ralph Wilson Stadium, home to the NFL's Buffalo Bills, sometime...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Alabama played lousy and Auburn got lucky, but nothing changes as another November starts to coalesce around SEC headquarters in Birmingham, Ala.
It's almost like the swallows returning to Capistrano.
When undefeated Auburn was left out of the BCS...
| Nov 24, 2013
The NFL Network aired a terrific documentary this week commemorating the 100-year anniversary of the forward pass.
Georgia Southern obviously didn't watch it.
In a game that would have made Darrell Royal and Woody Hayes proud, Georgia Southern of the...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:58 PM
CLEMSON, S.C. — Jameis Winston is the best player in the country.
Florida State is the best team in the country.
I know it, you know it and now the entire nation knows it, too, after watching Winston and the No. 5-ranked Seminoles destroy...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Towson RB West selected as Payton Award finalist
Towson junior running back Terrance West (Northwestern) has been named one of three finalists for the Walter Payton Award. The winner of the Jerry Rice Award as the top freshman in Football...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:33 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mike Krzyzewski arrived at Duke in 1980, and during his first decade there, ACC basketball showcased the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Mark Price, James Worthy, Len Bias and Johnny Dawkins. So pardon Krzyzewski for...