| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Courtesy of the National Football Foundation: American Athletic Date Time Game Network (Talent) Thurs., Dec. 5 7:30 p.m. (19) Louisville at Cincinnati ESPN (Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack, Kaylee Hartung) Sat., Dec. 7 12 p.m. (16) UCF at SMU ESPN...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:44 PM
You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The K-State Wildcats fell unofficially 26th in the final voting of the USA's Today's preseason coaches poll, just one place shy of a national ranking. The Wildcats were the highest voted team not among the top 25 with 113 points from the 62 coaches who...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Kansas men's basketball coach Bill Self is one of seven individuals in the 2013 induction class for the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame Monday, August 5.
Self, who will be introduced by his father, Bill Self Sr., will be inducted at the National Cowboy...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self was one of seven individuals inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City Monday.
"Bill has won a lot of games, but he's a great...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Shockingly, the ACC’s inaugural slate of Big Monday basketball games on ESPN leaked on ESPN.com. As stunning, the worldwide leader reserved that exclusive, prime-time window for the conference’s best projected teams.
That group includes...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 3:36 PM
This ranking may be more intuitive hunch than it is rooted in statistical study.
The way I see it, Halley's comet comes around every 75 or 76 years and Texas football comes around every four.
Texas has appeared in the Bowl Championship Series title...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Crimson Tide fans, book your vacation plans to sunny California.
If that line sounds familiar, it's because I wrote it Oct. 12, 2012 — in a blog post after the Southeastern Conference released its 2013 schedule.
It was weird not knowing then...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 8:45 PM
At least K-State wasn’t the only one; Iowa State and #25 Oregon State were also beaten by FCS teams over the weekend, not that it lessens any of the Wildcats angst.
It’s not just the defense---
Kansas State’s defense bore the brunt...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:20 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Stephen Morris threw two first-quarter touchdown passes, and Miami took advantage of Florida turnovers during four red-zone opportunities on the way to knocking off the 12th-ranked Gators, 21-16, on Saturday.
Duke Johnson added...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...