| May 1, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Sixteen seasons of the complicated, convoluted and some-would-say catastrophic Bowl Championship Series have been replaced by a new streamlined system to settle college football’s national championship.
And least that’s what I thought...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:59 AM
What follows is a list of the top 10 UConn football players drafted. Wondering about guys like Nick Giaquinto and Brian Kozlowski? They worked in the NFL, sure, but they weren't drafted. This history is not as rich and the names not as big as on the...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Pacific 12 Conference football fans eagerly anticipating the new four-team playoff in college football may want to take a knee: an early ESPN look at next year's preseason top 25 has already excluded the league from the mix.
Oh, well, you can't say...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The Pac-12 and Big Ten conferences have both officially been played for (football) fools.
On Monday, the Atlantic Coast Conference joined the Southeastern Conference in announcing it would stick to an eight-game league schedule.
So much for the...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:08 PM
It's hard to pinpoint just when it began.
Was it Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson in 1979?
Was it Michael Jordan's late jumper beating Georgetown for North Carolina in 1982?
Was it N.C. State stunning Houston at the buzzer in 1983 and Jimmy Valvano...
| May 28, 2014
| 3:53 PM
UCLA football's odds of getting into the national title game have historically been, well, Hail Mary.
The Bruins' only title claim was the coaches' share of the 1954 crown under coach Red Sanders. UCLA more recently flirted with an appearance in the...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:27 PM
I need to pay more attention to college football in the off-season because, apparently in the last week, Auburn won three more national titles in football.
I don't recall the games. Maybe the Tigers cleaned up during all that Donald Sterling mess. Was...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:07 PM
When it's the Miami Dolphins' turn in the first round of the NFL Draft, ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. doesn't anticipate any of the top four offensive tackles still being available.
In Kiper's latest mock draft (Version 5.0), Auburn offensive...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The world may be his oyster, but authorities said that apparently didn't stop Florida State star quarterback Jameis Winston from stealing ... crab legs?
That's right, the hero of the Seminoles' run to the Bowl Championship Series title at the Rose...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:24 PM
The NCAA tournament starts Tuesday in Dayton and ends on a Monday near Dallas. Among the 68 teams, none from Indiana made it, but one from North Dakota did. The race is on to reach four regional hubs: Anaheim, Indianapolis, Memphis and New York. Will your...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When the Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the battle over television streaming service Aereo on April 22, it will be against a backdrop of two competing narratives.
Broadcasters warn of the end of free TV as we know it if the start-up company is...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Alabama Coach Nick Saban on Wednesday did not back off his claim that up-tempo offenses may be more dangerous to players and suggested the issue needs further study.
"I don't care about getting blamed for this. That's part of it," Saban told ESPN.com....