| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:00 PM
It was a couple of hours before the start of ESPN's Heisman Award telecast, when the media had one last crack at the players invited to Manhattan for the announcement in a ballroom on the sixth floor of the posh Marriott Marquis on Broadway.
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The time has come to stop talking and start playing. Let the sweet sound of a referee's whistle mercifully replace the pound of a judge's gavel.
It's time for wish lists and check lists:
Out-of-the-box Thursday features a not-too-shabby lineup of...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:54 PM
William and Mary went 1-9 versus Football Bowl Subdivision opponents during the last 10 seasons, but don’t for a moment believe that the Tribe was overwhelmed. Seven of those setbacks were by less than two touchdowns, three by a combined 11 points....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Admittedly scared three years ago after making the decision to follow her mom and become a Jersey girl, Leigh-Ann Lively now is having the time of her life at FDU-Florham.
Why wouldn't the Notre Dame-Green Pond High School graduate?
The Devils are...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
As the Mid-Atlantic Region's winningest Division III program the last 11 years, DeSales has regularly been a Freedom Conference playoff participant.
Coach Scott Coval's club surely would trade in a boatload of the 232 wins in that span to take home...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:47 PM
Some might call Ronald Cruz the "Comeback Kid."
The Bethlehem welterweight boxer has won three straight fights — all by knockouts — after losing two in a row, the first losses of his career.
Cruz, though, is set to face one of the...
| Apr 10, 2014
Wake Forest, Boston College, Virginia Tech: That's how I ranked the ACC's basketball coaching vacancies this spring. Each has myriad issues, witness the involuntary exits of Jeff Bzdelik, Steve Donahue and James Johnson, but recent and historic success...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has been waiting so many years for this stand-alone moment it might collectively have to take a nervous pill and sit down.
The ACC has spent years failing to prove it was more than just a basketball conference. It wanted so...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:34 PM
This just in: The man who gets paid to know is suddenly a know-nothing.
Blame it on the sinister Bowl Championship Series master plot to faucet-drip the suspense until the last Harris pollster is tracked down at a bar singing his college fight song on a...
| Oct 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After three dismal performances in as many games against Bowl Subdivision opponents, Virginia's offense has exhausted coach Mike London's patience.
Adjusting to new coordinator Steve Fairchild? Youth at quarterback, receiver...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Cat Noack has changed majors three times. Accounting, then math, now sports marketing/public relations.
The Bloomsburg University senior, a scholar-athlete award winner last year, remains on track to graduate this spring.
Noack has been steadfast with...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 8:46 PM
The fighter known as "Fun Size" came up with a large-sized win.
Bethlehem Catholic graduate Zach Makovsky had a successful UFC debut on Saturday, upsetting Scott Jorgensen with an unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) in a flyweight bout at the Sleep...