| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:31 PM
Senior Chris Ritter could stand as the archetype for a Northwestern soccer player.
Ritter's New Trier High School teams won state titles his sophomore and senior years, yet college coaches were not clamoring for his services.
"He was a good player,...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:46 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — In the last two seasons, the Notre Dame women's basketball team twice came within one victory of the national title.
The first, against Texas A&M two years ago, it could have and probably should have won. The second, against...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 1:36 PM
For three starters on the Northwestern men's soccer team — Kyle Schickel, Layth Masri and Lepe Seetane, former standouts at three Louisville high schools — the Wildcats' Sunday night NCAA tournament match at Louisville is a homecoming.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Don't get mad, Sooner Nation, get nostalgic.
Ranking Oklahoma at No. 25 seems almost sacrilege until you rewind tape of last year's Cotton Bowl drubbing by Texas A&M.
Johnny Manziel embarrassed Oklahoma's defense for 516 total yards in a 41-13 win...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Four years ago, there were two names that sat atop the Central Florida recruiting rankings for the Class of 2010.
Lake Howell’s Christian Jones and Dr. Phillips’ Kenny Shaw were the top two players in the Sentinel’s Central Florida Top...
| 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...
| Jul 24, 2013
Preseason media days are gifts that keep on giving, and not just the lingering heartburn from 24/7 gratis vittles. The ACC's just-completed football boondoggle in Greensboro, N.C. — compliments on the grilled salmon topped with fried leeks —...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 5:08 PM
If there were ever a question as to which entity reigns over college football — on and off the field — it was pretty much settled earlier this week at SEC Media Days in central Alabama.
That's where Southeastern Conference commissioner...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Doing nothing to dispel a dumb notion that did a disservice to the latest game in the storied Notre Dame-Michigan rivalry Saturday night, the host school served chicken for dinner in the Michigan Stadium press box.
Maybe. But for the home...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:24 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — By the time Alabama amassed 529 yards and annihilated Notre Dame 42-14 Monday night to win the Bowl Championship Series title game at Sun Life Stadium, everything had eluded linebacker Manti Te'o's grasp but the truth.
| Dec 15, 2013
| 1:08 AM
|| M. bask. || St. John's vs. Syracuse || FS1Noon ||
|| La Salle@Villanova || FS12:30 ||
|| Chicago State@DePaul || FS14:30 ||
|| Troy@Kansas State || MASN26 ||
|| Western Michigan@Missouri || ESPNU7 ||
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Michael Phelps, Jessica Long among winners
Michael Phelps won two ESPY Awards on Wednesday night at the annual ceremony in Los Angeles, topping the "Best Male Olympian" and "Best Record Breaking Performance" categories, and Jessica Long...