| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:49 PM
— There is only one athletic director in Division I with both basketball teams in the Elite Eight, and he arrived at Pinnacle Bank Arena about three hours before UConn's regional semifinal against BYU on Saturday.
To say Warde Manuel is happy about...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Florida State’s Rashad Greene headlines a group of talented receivers heading into the 2014 college football season. Most of these players are coming off career years and should be considered big-time targets for their respective teams.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:16 PM
UCF received $1.7 million from the American Athletic Conference to soften the impact of ticket obligations for the program’s Fiesta Bowl appearance in January.
The American initially set aside $1 million for “ancillary expenses,” to...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 12:45 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- NCAA President Mark Emmert said Sunday that unionizing students is a “ridiculous idea” to solving the problems of intercollegiate athletics.
“It would blow up everything about the collegiate model of athletics,&...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Orlando will host a third college football bowl game at the Citrus Bowl, sources told the Orlando Sentinel.
The Orlando Sports Foundation, which originally pitched the Cure Bowl as a game that could be played at UCF’s Bright House Networks Stadium...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:27 PM
In the game of sports cliché bingo, the phrase "'there is no I in team" is usually found in the center square — a popular mantra repeated by most coaches and players.
However, as the college basketball season winds toward Selection Sunday —...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Gators coach Billy Donovan said Oklahoma State sophomore Marcus Smart's shove of a Texas Tech fan on Saturday was "totally uncharacterstic" based on Donovan's experiences.
Donovan coached Smart and USA Basketball to a gold medal the past two summers. On...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Baylor captured its first Big 12 championship on the final weekend of the regular season. The Bears will look to defend that title again this season against a conference that is loaded with talent.
With that in mind, we begin an occasional series...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:36 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech is Whit Babcock’s sixth job in college sports administration, his first in the ACC. But the Hokies’ new athletic director grew up an ACC fan in Harrisonburg, knows all his league colleagues and re-established...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Site: Madison Square Garden, New York
Time: Friday, 7:27 p.m.
TV: TBS (Verne Lundquist, Bill Raftery, Allie LaForce)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400, WELI-AM 960, WGCH 1490 (Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman)
Series history: Iowa State, 1-0
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Paul Rhoads is looking for improvement from his Iowa State team this spring. The Cyclones coach also knows there will be a learning curve with seven new position coaches on staff including new offensive coordinator Mark Mangino.
Rhoads was in...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Some people sure know how to put the dumb in fandom.
How else do you explain a ‘fan’ running onto the court during Thursday night’s UC-Santa Barbara-Hawaii men’s basketball game and confronting Hawaii coach Gib Arnold? The...