| May 15, 2013
Bold non-conference schedules will serve Virginia Tech, Virginia and the ACC well as college football drives toward the playoff era. The challenge is in balancing that ambition with business and competitive concerns.
Strength-of-schedule has long been a...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:52 PM
The following are update on area athletes playing collegiate sports.
Brooke Elby (Flintridge Prep, 2011) North Carolina women’s soccer, sophomore: Elby played 30 minutes off the bench in the 14th-ranked Tarheels’ 1-1 (4-2) victory over ninth-...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 10:09 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight - again - on the Washington State Cougars.
University President Elson Floyd released a statement Sunday which said, "after consultation with athletic director Bill Moos, I have asked our athletic department...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 8:24 PM
The family and friends of the Washington state man found dead on a Burbank off-ramp this week remembered him as a fun-loving sports fanatic.
The man, Lee Clifford Morris of Richland, Wash., was a 26-year veteran pilot for the airline. His body was...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 6:57 PM
The Washington State University Cougars failed to reach the end zone Saturday, and lost to the 14th-ranked University of Oregon Beavers 19-6.
The Cougs only manged 20 total rushing yards and turned the ball over 5 times, including three interceptions...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:15 PM
Lindsey Luke, a Corona del Mar High product who is a redshirt freshman goalie at Utah, was named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week in women's soccer.
Luke compiled 17 saves and allowed just one goal in victories against Washington State and Washington....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:57 PM
There might be only one senior, but depth is what Coach Julie Brooks is talking about on this year's UC Irvine women's golf team.
With the first competition (the Cougar Cup) in the books, Brooks said the competition for lineup spots is stern, with one...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Welcome to the midway point of the college football season. It’s been a tumultuous season so far. I had one perfect gambling week, a few break-even weeks, and a couple weeks where I lost all my money. What a wild ride. Oh yeah, the games have been...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 10:22 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light spotlight on Washington State Coach Mike Leach.
I don’t care what you say – this man is a total genius.
If the Washington State Cougars finish 2-and-10, a strong possibility, Leach will have made more...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Virginia Tech and Virginia secured 2013 basketball commitments Monday from prospects recruited more by the Pacific 12 than the ACC.
Trevor Thompson, a 6-foot-10 center, played last season at Ben Davis High in Indianapolis before landing at St. John&...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 8:25 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Gor Kirakosyan (Burbank High, 2009) junior, midfielder, UC Irvine men’s soccer: It didn’t take long for Kirakosyan to endear himself to his new Anteater teammates. The...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:48 PM
Former Washington State star and ex-NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested Friday on burglary, theft and drug charges in his hometown of Great Falls.
The Great Falls Tribune reported that Leaf was booked into the Cascade County Detention Center at abouty...