| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Alabama football Coach Nick Saban's new $6.9-million salary, unanimously approved Tuesday by the school's Board of Trustees, represents everything that is wrong, and right, with college athletics.
Saban's pay package will make him one of the highest-...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Wake Forest’s 1955 NCAA baseball championship was the fledgling ACC’s third national title of any variety, following Maryland’s in football (1953) and men’s lacrosse (’55). Conference teams have since won 134 national...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:21 PM
UConn, which won the national championship in field hockey last season, announced its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is the release from Storrs:
Defending Champs Will Play 17 Regular-Season Games
STORRS, Conn. – The University of Connecticut's...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Florida and Arizona were tabbed early favorites to win their conference basketball tournaments according to one odds maker.
Top-ranked Florida comes in as a 2/3 favorite to win the Southeastern Conference tourney according to Bovada. Kentucky (3/1)...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:49 PM
To have the chance to win another national title in men's basketball, the Florida Gators once again will have to beat UCLA, winner of a record 11 national championships.
The Gators and Bruins will meet in the Sweet 16 on Thursday in the South Regional...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:46 PM
So much for Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott's brave, some would say brilliant, decision to hold his league's annual football championship game at the site of the team with the best record.
I liked Scott's idea when he first proposed it to a small...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:02 PM
When Katie Lou Samuelson, the versatile 6-foot-3 wing from Huntington Beach, Calif., announced on Twitter Monday she will play for UConn, it put a exclamation point on a remarkable two-year recruiting run for the nine-time national champions.
| May 29, 2014
| 7:36 AM
UCLA pitchers David Berg and James Kaprielian and Bruins catcher Shane Zeile, and USC pitchers Wyatt Strahan and Kyle Davis were selected to the All-Pac-12 Conference baseball team, the conference announced.
Coaches selected 14 pitchers to the 32-player...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:17 PM
USC sophomore Nikola Jovanovic will play for a Pac-12 Conference all-star men’s basketball team that will tour China this summer, the school announced.
The 10-day tour, which begins Aug. 10, includes four games and is part of the Pac-12’s...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Cal State Fullerton was the top-ranked team in college baseball’s preseason poll. After a tumultuous season, the Titans will get a chance to prove on the field they are the nation’s No. 1-ranked team.
Fullerton (32-22), which endured Coach...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The Pac-12 and Big Ten conferences have both officially been played for (football) fools.
On Monday, the Atlantic Coast Conference joined the Southeastern Conference in announcing it would stick to an eight-game league schedule.
So much for the...
| Mar 31, 2014
Imagine famous football coaches and professional athletes taking a 50% salary cut. University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban's annual salary would be a mere $3.5 million or so. Angels baseball star Albert Pujols would earn just $8 million a year....