| Nov 29, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Before Thursday’s home opener against St. Francis of Brooklyn, N.Y., Norfolk State celebrated last season’s landmark year, raising its first Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship banner.
The current Spartans trailed for much of the...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Kissimmee Osceola linebacker Riley Nicholson figured he’d be getting a college offer at some point this spring. He watched numerous other players from the Class of 2015 getting offers.
But he also figured he’d be getting his first offer from...
| May 8, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Virginia’s best road victory in Tony Bennett’s four seasons as coach was at Wisconsin in last season’s ACC-Big Ten Challenge. The Cavaliers and Badgers will reunite in this year’s edition, at John Paul Jones Arena on Dec. 4....
| May 9, 2013
| 8:29 AM
We in the media business like to think that we have an idea of what will happen this fall when college football finally kicks off, but truth be told, our bubble is one injury or upset away from being popped.
But it's fun to try to predict the future,...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The Big Ten’s new divisions should become official Sunday, with conference presidents and chancellors scheduled to approve them via conference call.
Purdue President Mitch Daniels told the Journal & Courier that the school will vote in favor of...
| Nov 21, 2012
The Heisman Trophy race is up in the air. Same for the Tribune Silver Football, awarded annually to the Big Ten's best player.
Or so we assume. The coaches vote, and their ballots are due Monday.
"I'm sure it will be tight," Wisconsin's Bret Bielema...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 12:28 PM
When Orlando Lake Highland Prep middle blocker/outside hitter Cole Trimble signed to play volleyball at Rutgers last week, she probably didn't figure her future would include annual road trips to volleyball powerhouses like No. 1 Penn State or Nebraska,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Wheaton North quarterback Clayton Thorson finished his recruiting process when he gave Northwestern his oral commitment in March. Thorson, a 6-foot-4, 197-pound junior, has since been working behind the scenes as a recruiter for the Wildcats.
| Nov 24, 2012
| 9:33 AM
WEST LAFAYETTE - The Danny Hope era, as many speculated over the last 24 hours, has officially come to an end.
Purdue announced late Sunday afternoon that it has fired the football coach a day after his Boilermakers beat Indiana to win the Old Oaken...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Rosters and 2012-13 schedules for the Big Ten basketball season:
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| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Virginia’s most intense football rival is Virginia Tech. North Carolina’s is N.C. State. Recruiting repercussions and state bragging rights are paramount.
But for longevity and continuity, Virginia’s series with North Carolina has no...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 4:29 PM
It's a smudge on the resume, an ink stain on the pants.
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald has been perfect in August (2-0), strong in September (20-9) and solid in November (13-8). But October brings the first full month of fall -- and a nearly annual...