| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
After losing its first two games, the University of Connecticut football team faces the powerful Michigan Wolverines this weekend at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. While Husky Nation hopes for an upset, there are loud grumblings that coach Paul...
| Jul 28, 2013
RICHMOND — Odds are, Kirk Cousins is going to play. Not just in preseason, mind you, but in real games with considerable stakes that could determine whether the Washington Redskins reach their playoff potential.
Not to wish any harm to Robert...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Abbott, a Newport Beach resident, will be the keynote speaker at the annual luncheon held by KidWorks, a Santa Ana-based non-profit charity that serves at-risk children, teens and families.
Abbott, who was born...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Virginia Tech has agreed to delay its home-and-home football series against Wisconsin until 2019 and ’20, and has replaced the Badgers in 2016 and ’17 with another major conference opponent, Hokies athletic director Jim Weaver confirmed...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:32 PM
When is the athletic department going to stop scheduling these supposed creampuff schools for ostensible early-season scrimmage victories when the downside risk is being the "victim" of one of the greatest upsets in college football history? Michigan...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
As New Year's Day draws near, the excitement continues to build for Al Freeman.
The Granddaddy of Them All hasn't featured his beloved Michigan State Spartans in 25 years.
Yes, they are his Spartans. That's because Freeman, an Irvine resident, isn't...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Highs, lows and other stuff from Penn State's 24-10 loss to Minnesota on Saturday. HIGHS Zach Zwinak. The junior ran determined, finishing with season-highs in carries (26) and yards (150). Better for Zwinak, he protected the ball well after fumbling........
| Jan 2, 2014
| 4:33 PM
CLEVELAND — Most people don't want to spend New Year's Eve with their left ankles covered with ice, and Orlando Magic center Nik Vucevic is no different.
But Vucevic is thankful that he did.
The quick treatment helped prevent the ankle sprain he...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:23 PM
One reason Penn State has played so many freshmen this season (read more about that here) has been the dwindling numbers in the team's upper classes. As to why that's happened, let's revisit the 2010 recruiting class. Zach Zwinak (photo......
| Jan 8, 2014
Hinsdale Central senior Brian Allen took a week off from wrestling last week to play against some of the best players in another sport.
In the end, Allen hopes the break from wrestling to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio re-...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Friday night, the Griffin was superior to the Phoenix.
Roshan Patel scored with just more than two minutes left in overtime to give William and Mary (3-2-1) a 1-0 win at No. 24 Elon (5-1-1) near Greensboro, N.C.
In the 108th...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Wolverines dropped from 11th to 15th in the AP Top 25 rankings this week -- deservedly so, I might add. I wonder if this is the biggest drop after a victory in the history of the poll. I took......