| May 22, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Kansas football head coach Charlie Weis announced Wednesday that wide receiver Nick Harwell has signed a grant in aid to join the KU football program in August. One of the top returning wide receivers in the nation, Harwell spent his first three...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:20 PM
Auto Racing--Formula One, Monaco Grand Prix, 6:30 a.m. (NBC); Indy Racing League, IndyCar, Indianapolis 500, 11 a.m. (ABC); NASCAR Sprint Cup, Coca-Cola 600, 5 p.m. (FOX)
Tennis--French Open, 11 a.m. (NBC), 4 a.m. (ESPN2)...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:45 PM
The end of this season means there's only a year left of the snaggle-toothed Bowl Championship Series, a cartel dreamed up by Satan that has been infuriating college football fans since 1998. We can't wait for the new four-team playoff starting in 2014...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:17 PM
HAMPTON — Steve Martin checked the weekly college wrestling rankings and saw something that would have been unfathomable just a few years ago.
Virginia Tech, Virginia and Martin's Old Dominion team were ranked in the top 25 of the USA Today...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Annual spending on sports by public universities in six big-time conferences like the SEC and Big 12 has passed $100,000 per athlete -- about six to 12 times the amount those universities are spending per student on academics, according to a study...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 5:47 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Northern Illinois' defense has been paying close attention to the Bears this season, doing everything in their power to create turnovers that might affect the outcome of a game.
The patented "ball-punch" of Charles Tillman,...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:51 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE -- The Orange Bowl countdown is finally inside three days. Some 84 hours from now, the 2013 game pitting 12th-ranked Florida State against No. 15 Northern Illinois will officially begin.
The teams are now winding down their...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 12:17 PM
When Chris Ault, the legendary Nevada football coach announced his retirement this week, it ended a career that spanned 28 seasons with the Wolf Pack.
It was also the 27th head coaching change that we've seen in college football this offseason.
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:00 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE -- Even those unfamiliar with South Florida know this simple fact: Miami Beach on New Year's Eve can spell trouble for a young American male.
Dotting the beach are packed bars and clubs, booming with the loud, thumping bass of whatever...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:22 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE -- In about nine hours from now, the Florida State Seminoles will walk back into their locker room for their final pregame prayer and speech of the season.
They likely will get a fiery, impassioned message from their third-year coach,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 9:33 PM
MIAMI GARDENS — You know who, for much of Tuesday night, also looked like they wished Northern Illinois hadn't been sent to the Orange Bowl by some mystifying computer calculation?
Florida State, that's who.
It struggled mightily in the game it...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:03 AM
Four area freshmen athletes including two former Petoskey teammates met on the hardwood Wednesday when No. 25-ranked Madonna University ran past Michigan-Hoosier Athletic Conference upstart Lawrence Tech, 67-53, in a men’s basketball game.