| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:24 AM
Grand Valley State freshman Kali Phillips ran her singles tennis win streak to five matches with a pair of victories to close the Lakers’ spring break trip to Florida.
Phillips defeated Kristen Jean of Southern New Hampshire, 6-0, 7-5; then...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:12 PM
I was thinking about a blog Mike Helfgot wrote a while back about how ranking players is an inexact science.
He used rankings from Rivals.com, my employer, to make the point that some players are missed, some are ranked too high and others are under the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:39 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Frances Boukidis (Crescenta Valley High, 2010) junior, Northern Illinois soccer: The former Falcons offensive standout is leading the way for the Huskies this season, but her season hit...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:41 PM
All the freshman center knows is the Panthers have been pretty good for about as long as he can remember. Tell him the team actually missed the NCAA tournament for the first time under coach Jamie Dixon, and the 7-footer from New Zealand shrugs his...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Chandler Harnish is compared to Tim Tebow on his draft profile at NFL.com because both are dual-threat quarterbacks.
Harnish, out of Northern Illinois University, says he's a different type of QB, not as big. But there are some similarities. Both aren'...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the...
| May 15, 2012
| 1:23 AM
50 years ago
— Boyne City defeated Petoskey, 59-51, in a track. Petoskey’s Hugh Smith broke a seven-year-old school record in the 880-yard run, finishing in 2 minutes, 4 seconds. George Robinson held the previous mark.
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:35 AM
Week 4 has some nighttime treats on Saturday night and plenty to get you ready leading up.
Wed., Sept. 19 ||
Kent State at Buffalo ||
7 p.m. ||
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Old Dominion's wrestling program will join the Mid-American Conference as an affiliate member in 2013, as part of expansion that will make it one of the nation's best Division I leagues.
The MAC announced the additions of ODU, Missouri and Northern...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 1:32 PM
It's been a rough year for the Big Ten so far and it continued today in Iowa City. Central Michigan, a middle of the road at best MAC team, got a second chance on an onside kick, got help from a Hawkee penalty and then moved into range for this:
| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:52 PM
This column will be devoted almost entirely to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The ACC earned the clear-out space in advance of Saturday night's enticing matchup of No. 10 Clemson at No. 4 Florida State. ABC trotted its "A" team to Tallahassee and ESPN...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 2:16 PM
No boomer in these Sooners. Since last playing in the 2008 BCS National Championship, Oklahoma has had its share of struggles against Big 12 foes going 18-9 including Saturday’s 24-19 loss to Kansas State.
It went from bad to worse in Fayetteville....