| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Speculation surrounding Illinois coach Tim Beckman's job status before Saturday's season finale against Northwestern at Memorial Stadium comes as no surprise but with a touch of irony.
Northwestern counterpart Pat Fitzgerald actually presided over a...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
A few notes as Penn State continues preparing for Minnesota. TERLINGO MAKING PROGRESS Andrew Terlingo, an offensive lineman from Southern Lehigh, is among the freshmen redshirting at Penn State this fall. Terlingo, who played tackle at Southern Lehigh,...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Alabama played lousy and Auburn got lucky, but nothing changes as another November starts to coalesce around SEC headquarters in Birmingham, Ala.
It's almost like the swallows returning to Capistrano.
When undefeated Auburn was left out of the BCS...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:42 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 13 Michigan State (9-1) at...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Big Ten-ACC Challenge 2013 schedule and preview: The 15th annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge takes place Dec. 3-4 with ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU televising all 12 games. Highlighting the battle for conference bragging rights and the Commissioner’s Cup are...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:52 PM
UConn women's basketball notes: UConn alumni Denis and Britta Nayden of Stamford commit $3 million to the new Basketball Champions Center and for scholarships for student-athletes.
HARTFORD — UConn alumni Denis and Britta Nayden of Stamford...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:25 PM
This past weekend, we witnessed one of the most shocking football-related things I've ever seen. No, I'm not talking about Alabama-Auburn, I'm talking about the death of Paul Walker. Lance Harbor is dead, man! Between that and the possibility of seeing...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:55 PM
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8A: Marist 14, Oswego 7
In the pouring rain, Peter Andreotti and...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 9:00 AM
It's just the second week of the season, but it's never too early to start with bowl projections.
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| Sep 8, 2013
| 3:58 PM
As I write this column, I'm playing hurt.
Well, at least as far as you know, I'm hurt.
I'm on the ground, writhing in pain. It appears I've been hit with carpel tunnel syndrome, and I'm waiting for the training staff to help me off the office floor...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Northern State has played overtime games and double overtime games, but never a triple overtime game.
That all changed last Saturday night.
The NSU football team defeated Wayne State College 29-27 in a triple overtime thriller at Swisher Field....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:18 PM
There's no use downplaying it. This is a huge weekend for Big Ten football, with conference heavyweights Wisconsin and Ohio State traveling to face Pac-12 teams.
"I think all of us were asked this at Big Ten media day: 'How do we change the perception...