| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Viewers were ready for some football Thursday -- especially in the football-crazy South -- as ESPN's doubleheader of college games gave the network its second best opening-night ratings in 15 years.
The Southeastern Conference matchup between North...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Few believed North Carolina would win at South Carolina. Fewer yet thought Virginia Tech could handle Alabama. Indeed, the Tar Heels and Hokies were double-digit pups in Vegas last week and lost accordingly.
But in the coin-flip ACC-SEC clash that the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:32 PM
College Football Kickoff 2013: North Carolina at South Carolina, Alabama vs. Virginia Tech and a roundup of opening weekend college football highlights. College football season kicks off on Aug. 29 with a Thursday night matchup at Williams-Brice Stadium...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:54 PM
The Florida Gators will be looking to impress several dozen top-tier recruits today when they host LSU in a key SEC showdown that is also the big draw for UF's biggest recruiting weekend of the season.
Top 2013 high school prospects like Orlando Dr....
| Sep 16, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Kickoff for UCF's big home game against Missouri is set for noon Sept. 29. The game will be broadcast nationally on Fox Sports Network.
It will be UCF's first home against a team from the Southeastern Conference.
UCF (2-1) opened the season with a 56-14...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 9:02 AM
In the era of 24/7 scouting, there aren't too many shockers in the world of recruiting anymore.
Consider today's news a shocker.
American Heritage-Delray running back Greg Bryant, a four-star recruit who was amongst the most sought-after prospects...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 5:53 PM
GAINESVILLE — No. 6 Florida needed an act of God to avoid a homecoming upset. Acts of Loucheiz Purifoy and Jelani Jenkins saved the Gators from the brink of disaster.
Purifoy blocked a late punt and Jenkins grabbed the loose ball and returned it 36...
| Jul 30, 2013
GAINESVILLE — Win and they will come, the adage goes.
But times have changed, even in the SEC where the league's streak of seven straight national championships has coincided with sagging attendance.
Take Alabama. Winners of the past two...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Hallandale defensive back John Battle is keeping the pipeline between Broward County and Baton Rouge open.
The consensus three-star rated DB committed to LSU Friday in an announcement broadcast on SouthFloridaHighSchoolSports.com.
Battle chose the...
| Nov 18, 2012
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Brushy Mountain Smokehouse and Creamery offers myriad southern staples, from country ham biscuits to deep-fried catfish. The fare also includes scores of homemade ice creams, from oatmeal cookie dough to chocolate brownie...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:47 AM
In one of the least shocking announcements of summer, two-time defending national champion Alabama has opened at No. 1 in USA Today's preseason college football poll.
UCLA, coming off a 9-5 season, is No. 21 and USC, 7-6 last year, is No. 24....
| Aug 11, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Todd Graham enters his second year in Tempe and the most exciting news is that he's still there.
OK, that was last year's joke after Graham abruptly left Pittsburgh after one season to take the Arizona State job.
Graham got to town with a shaky...