| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Providence receiver Miles Boykin thinks the tradeoff is worthwhile.
The 6-foot-5 junior, whose four-touchdown performance in a 28-22 victory against Brother Rice on Friday night elevated the Celtics into the playoffs as a No. 8 seed (out of eight teams)...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:38 PM
While a large majority of the state's top prospects made their college choices before the season, Nos. 1 and 2 on the Rivals.com list did not.
Plainfield South's Clifton Garrett and Crete-Monee's Nyles Morgan , the No.3- and No. 5- ranked inside...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Longtime USC assistant coach Ed Orgeron has been chosen to be the Trojans' interim football coach, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced at a Sunday afternoon news conference.
Orgeron replaces Lane Kiffin, who was fired after Saturday night's 62-41 loss...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:52 PM
It's time to get ready-set-hut for two of Saturday's marquee games: Oklahoma at Notre Dame and Mississippi at Alabama.
Both are intriguing and consequential, with all four schools dripping with pedigree. The teams enter with an average Associated...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:20 PM
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Nick Marshall accounted for four scores and No. 24 Auburn battered Johnny Manziel in a 45-41 win over No. 7 Texas A&M on Saturday.
Tre Mason's 5-yard score with less than two minutes to play was first ruled down at the 1, but...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Welcome to the week 5 Take the Points column. This is a tremendous week for college football, and I can't wait to sit back and watch the action unfold. I'm closing on a house tomorrow and I've spent this entire week doing annoying busywork, so there's...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:02 PM
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill Belton ran for a 2-yard touchdown in the fourth overtime to lift Penn State past No. 18 Michigan 43-40 in maybe the biggest win in Coach Bill O'Brien's two seasons with the Nittany Lions.
Penn State's Christian Hackenberg...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Johnny Manziel again has lived up to his nickname of "Johnny Football," helping lift Texas A&M to a hard-fought road victory over Mississippi by using his brains as well as his not-so-brawny legs.
Manziel, who rushed for a season-high 113 yards in the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Well that escalated quickly.
For the second consecutive weekend, college football was glorious. Plenty of teams disappointed, a few rose to the occasion, and with the BCS standings now out (for the last season) we've got plenty to talk about.
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:14 PM
This weekend of college football, which started Thursday, is big-boy football. Three teams ranked in the top six play top-15 teams and by the time you read this, two of them will have been decided (Oregon-Stanford and Oklahoma-Baylor)....
| Nov 20, 2013
Last season, Duke reached its first bowl since 1994, snapped an eight-game losing streak to rival North Carolina and earned David Cutcliffe ACC coach of the year honors. Less than 12 months later, it all seemed a mirage.
The Blue Devils were 0-2 in...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Alabama and Florida State are two victories each away from clashing in the final Bowl Championship Series national title game. Or are they?
The Crimson Tide and Seminoles are 1-2 in the BCS standings for the fourth consecutive week, with No. 3 Ohio...