| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:58 PM
OMAHA -- UCLA baseball, welcome to the crowd.
UCLA had won plenty of national championships – 108 in the NCAA, 129 overall – but never one in baseball.
Until Tuesday, when the Bruins beat Mississippi State, 8-0, to complete a sweep of five...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:05 AM
UCLA believes it is a worthy national champion, the best college baseball team in the nation.
But Coach John Savage wasn’t thinking that way a couple of weeks ago, when the Bruins were preparing to meet Cal State Fullerton in a best-of-three-games...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 2:57 PM
These are dark times for the NCAA.
As an organization in charge of monitoring all things college athletics, the NCAA has prided itself with creating a certain brand of integrity. That integrity, however, has taken a big hit as of late.
From the way it...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Virginia Tech has not revealed any football coaching staff changes, but the presumption for weeks among fans and media is that Bryan Stinespring no longer will coordinate the Hokies’ offense. So lack of official vacancy notwithstanding, social media...
| Dec 20, 2012
The playoff will be better. Decades overdue, the four-team tournament coming to major college football in 2014 will not only double the present championship pool but also upgrade other prominent bowls.
But the playoff, selecting and seeding its...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:22 PM
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO — They hadn't played in a week, so there could have been rust.
They were missing three starters due to family holiday trips, so there could have been apprehension.
But the Corona del Mar High Sea Kings just keep on rolling....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:10 AM
The holiday season is upon us. For each person, that means something different. For some, it means sharing the joy of the Christmas spirit with friends and family. For some, it means lighting the Menorah and celebrating eight magical nights of Hannukah....
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:52 PM
The following are update on area athletes playing collegiate sports.
Brooke Elby (Flintridge Prep, 2011) North Carolina women’s soccer, sophomore: Elby played 30 minutes off the bench in the 14th-ranked Tarheels’ 1-1 (4-2) victory over ninth-...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 5:17 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Joe Franco (St. Francis High, 2008) redshirt senior, Cal State Northridge men's soccer: The Matadors only have Franco for the remainder of this season and it certainly appears they're...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 7:46 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light spotlight on Huskies coach Steve Sarkisian.
People told me to say it last week. They were fed up. And after last night, I agree. Whether he likes it or not, it should be the end of an era on Montlake.
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Absent strong walk-up sales, the crowd for Saturday’s Virginia Tech-Cincinnati football game at FedEx Field won’t approach the Hokies’ two previous appearances there.
Cincinnati is the designated home team, but Ross Potts Productions is...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Oregon State 1,
UC Irvine 0 (OT)
CORVALLIS, Ore. — The game's lone goal came in the 12th minute of overtime in the tournament game on Sunday.
Enrique Cardenas and Cameron Iwasa earned all-tournament honors for UCI (3-5-1).