| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Three things we learned from Florida's 17-6 loss at LSU:
1. Tyler Murphy, Jeff Driskel, does it really matter?
The Gators' offense might be hopeless against top competition no matter who lines up under center.
Murphy and Florida's offense ran the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Traffic and sightlines will be problematic at best. Otherwise, Virginia Tech’s 2016 football date with Tennessee at Bristol Motor Speedway promises to be as much an event as game, with record attendance, epic tailgates and Lee Corso wearing...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:05 AM
HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER
State Tournament at Aberdeen
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS' TENNIS
State Tournament at Sioux Falls, 9 a.m.
Northern State vs. Minnesota State, Moorhead, Aberdeen Family YMCA, 6 p.m.
| Oct 11, 2013
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 25 Missouri (5-0) at No....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Once he finally got his chance after three seasons in the shadows, Gators quarterback Tyler Murphy admitted he wondered at times if it ever would arrive.
When it finally did during the first quarter against Tennessee, Murphy, a 21-year-old redshirt...
| Oct 7, 2013
It was another wild week of college football, with some great games settled in the final minutes. Here are the top 10 things we learned during the weekend:
1. Perhaps the busiest people this weekend were instant replay officials. Several high-profile...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:20 PM
The guy who first said "football is a game of inches" is smiling somewhere today in that big replay booth in the sky.
At least four games of national import were decided over the weekend by less than the size of a five-dollar footlong at Subway.
| Oct 5, 2013
| 7:41 PM
GAINESVILLE — The Florida Gators proved they can cope with adversity, improving to 3-0 in the SEC with a 30-10 win over Arkansas despite a slew of injuries to high-profile players.
The first night game in the Swamp since 2011 also shaped up to...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:35 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: China Open semifinals: Tomas Berdych vs. Rafael Nadal; Petra Kvitova vs. Jelena Jankovic; Serena Williams vs. Agnieszka Radwanska; Novak Djokovic vs. Richard Gasquet (d.in Beijing).--Tennis Ch.
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops took another jab at the mighty SEC, this time taking aim at the league's defenses.
Stoops, who suggested during the offseason the Southeastern Conference wasn’t necessarily the best overall league in the country from...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Our weekly look at where you can watch college football on TV.
|| Date || Game || Time || Network ||
|| Thur., Oct. 3 || Texas at Iowa State || 7:30 p.m. || ESPN ||
|| Thur., Oct. 3 || Western Kentucky at Louisiana-Monroe ||...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Other than USC fans, there is one group of people extremely happy over the firing of Lane Kiffin: Tennessee fans.
Kiffin, who was fired Sunday by USC, took the coaching job at Tennessee in 2009, and after many speeches about the Tennessee tradition...