| Nov 9, 2013
Hindsight is 20/20. Stanford "could" beat Oregon. Really went out on a limb. Shower yourself in Gatorade podcast.
I was asked in my weekly Monday podcast on latimes.com whether I would be shocked if Stanford beat Oregon. I said "no."...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:55 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP Tour World Finals round robin: Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi - Jean-Julien Rojer vs. Ivan Dodig-Marcelo Melo, then Roger Federer vs. Juan Martin Del Potro at 9.--Tennis Ch.
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Three things we learned from Florida's 34-17 loss to Vanderbilt.
1. There are no easy answers for Will Muschamp.
Following one of the most staggering losses in program history, Muschamp said there is no overnight solutions to his program's problems....
| 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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...