| Jun 13, 2013
Quickness has never been my hallmark. Not athletically — I was two steps slow on the basketball court and couldn't handle an inside fastball. Not personally — I didn't marry until age 51 and clung to dial-up Internet and my flip phone nearly...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:30 PM
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Sheldon Richardson was Missouri's lone selection the All-SEC Football team as he made it on the First-Team Defense at Tackle. The 6'4, 295-pound junior has already announced his intention to enter the NFL Draft and will forego his...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Manti Te'o is going to New York. The question is whether he'll leave the Big Apple as the first true defender to win the Heisman Trophy.
Notre Dame's senior linebacker is officially a Heisman finalist, announced Monday as a contender for the award...
| Dec 5, 2012
The most turbulent and alarming regular season in ACC football history concluded Saturday as Florida State won the conference championship with a listless performance at a half-empty stadium.
Bowls offer six league teams a chance to salvage some respect...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Five years ago, ACC presidents could have dismissed the blather regarding the conference’s imminent demise. After all, why dignify with comment what you know to be baseless?
But today, Twitter and message boards are not to be ignored. Nor, sadly,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:19 AM
ACC fans knew this was coming. They knew in October that the conference had scrapped plans to adopt a nine-game league football schedule, and they knew the cost of that reversal.
Yet when the ACC released the 2014-24 interdivision rotation Tuesday...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Update on local athletes competing in college.
Emily Tubert (Burroughs High, 2010) junior, University of Arkansas women's golf: The former All-Area standout for the Indians and her Razorback teammates are preparing for the 2013 NCAA Championships, which...
| May 12, 2013
| 7:48 PM
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Running its streak of consecutive overall league titles to seven, the No. 5 University of Arkansas men’s track and field team won the 2013 SEC Outdoor Championships this weekend in Columbia, Mo. With the help of five SEC event...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After countless of hours on TV, the NFL Draft ended as it usually does with the last pick, Mr. Irrelevant.
During the three-day event, draft pundits talked about 253 players, their size, their skills and their potential impact. When it came to the 254th...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 10:35 AM
"Mr. Irrelevant," the nickname given to the final pick in the NFL draft, is Justice Cunningham, a tight end from South Carolina who was selected by the Indianapolis Colts with the 254th choice on Saturday.
The 6-foot-4, 264-pounder was actually called...
| May 26, 2013
| 7:27 PM
By the time Virginia Tech coach Pete Hughes and his team were done in Durham, N.C. this weekend at the ACC tournament, he was starting to think nearly every person that asked him a question about his program lacked originality.
His frustration was borne...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:31 PM
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Keion Bell scored 24 points and Jabari Brown added 23 to lead Missouri to a 90-68 win over South Carolina on Thursday night.
After shooting 67 percent (16 of 24) in the first half, the Tigers (20-8, 9-6 Southeastern Conference) made...