| Jan 5, 2012
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer has coached enough games to experience varying degrees of pain on a football field, but nothing may compare to the ghastly horrors his team endured Tuesday night in a 23-20 overtime loss to Michigan.
If he could magically...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Cyrus Jones Jr. always strives to test his football skills against the best, from playing up an age group in Pop Warner to playing for No. 1 Gilman.
It will be no different in college. Jones is headed to No. 2 Alabama, which has appeared in and won...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 12:30 PM
North Florida Christian School defensive coordinator Jonathan Mauk sat down with star middle linebacker Dallas Griffiths before the 2011 season to formulate a list of goals for the year. Atop the list was a particularly lofty mark that the 6-foot-2, 225-...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Jarret Johnson is "a little sick of football" right now — at least when it comes to watching on TV.
With the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl and Beef O'Brady's Bowl and the TicketCity Bowl dominating the TV in recent weeks, the Ravens linebacker can't...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:10 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has always had a reputation for being a top-heavy basketball league, especially when its top two teams, North Carolina and Duke, were significantly better than their competition.
As ACC play begins this weekend, there is a...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:39 PM
— Hours after a 21-0 championship game and the conclusion of a bowl season that registered a downturn in television ratings, Bowl Championship Series conference commissioners met in a downtown hotel Tuesday to discuss possible changes to the...
| Jul 21, 2011
Follow the money
Los Angeles Times
The answer is easy — follow the money.
Six conferences rule in college football, led by the Southeastern, which has won five straight BCS titles. The six power conferences make the lion's...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:09 PM
The first months of a college athletic director's tenure are typically spent getting a feel for the landscape. For Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson, his first seven months included leading a major overhaul that included the messy divorce with a...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 11:42 AM
Towson University will face one of the top college football programs in the nation when the Tigers visit Louisiana State University in 2012, Towson director of athletics Mike Waddell announced today in a news release.
LSU is a three-time national...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Tiger Club board member David Nevins was in Kingston, R.I., when he watched Towson win its first Colonial Athletic Association football championship last fall.
As the Tigers were battling Rhode Island on the field, Nevins and Tigers athletic director...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 7:46 PM
A year ago, there was talk of an undefeated season and a possible BCS invitation, a Heisman Trophy campaign for senior quarterback Ricky Dobbs and a seemingly assured eighth straight Commander-in-Chief's Trophy.
It all unraveled quickly for the Navy...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:06 PM
This might not be a season of firsts for the UCLA football team, but it has a chance to be a year of first-in-a-long-times.
The Bruins' last conference title was won in 1998, three coaches ago. Their last victory in the Rose Bowl game came in 1986,...