| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The six Bay Rivers District football teams opening their seasons on Friday face a similar outlook to the four that did so this past week.
The only district school with an apparently easy path to victory is Smithfield High, which faces Southampton, a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:15 PM
Fullerton Classic (at Titan Gym in California):
William and Mary vs. Gardner-Webb, 2:30
Kent State at Cal State Fullerton, 4:30
Wake Forest vs. Gardner-Webb, 7:30
William and Mary at Cal State Fullerton, 10
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Virginia has gone undefeated in non-conference play only once in the last 15 football seasons, in 2005, and with No. 2 Oregon visiting Scott Stadium on Saturday, that trend figures to continue.
The Cavaliers upset No. 2 Florida State at home in 1995,...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I've often said that Brian Deppe knows what's going on around here better than most people who live here. He kind of proved that this weekend when he won the fifth week of the Groller-Zambelli Challenge even though he lives in Charlotte, N.C. Brian is...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Virginia Tech upended No. 17 Syracuse 2-1 on Kai Marshall’s goal in the eighth minute of overtime in the Orange’s first Atlantic Coast Conference contest in any sport.
Senior Robert Alberti, a Kecoughtan High graduate,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:49 PM
William and Mary’s game plan was old-school simple: Run the ball on offense; stop the run on defense; control the line of scrimmage. Aside from several hiccups, mission accomplished.
The Tribe ran effectively, prevented Hampton from doing so and...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Oklahoma and Oklahoma State win games last week and both fall in the national polls, Baylor has promise and we can’t be sure of Texas Tech—is this the lowest ebb in the 18 years of the Big 12? Presently, the answer is yes....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:22 AM
En route to the program’s first top-10 season, Virginia Tech’s defense scored seven touchdowns in 1995, including a 20-yard fumble return by tackle Jim Baron in the Sugar Bowl conquest of Texas.
The 1999 Hokies squad that went 11-0 during...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 8:45 PM
At least K-State wasn’t the only one; Iowa State and #25 Oregon State were also beaten by FCS teams over the weekend, not that it lessens any of the Wildcats angst.
It’s not just the defense---
Kansas State’s defense bore the brunt...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Tickets for Kansas State’s nationally-televised men’s basketball game with Gonzaga in the Wichita Wildcat Classic at INTRUST Bank Arena will go on sale to the public on Friday, Sept. 13.
Tickets for the game on Saturday, Dec. 21 will go on...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:50 AM
For just the third time in conference history, there is a tie at the top of the Big 12 preseason poll as Kansas and Oklahoma State have been picked to win the league regular season crown. It marks the 12th time in Big 12 history that KU has been the...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Alabama and Oregon solidified themselves in the BCS title game but we have plenty other changes of note.
Notre Dame is no longer BCS bound in our estimation and after they edged Purdue by seven points, the Irish dropped to the Chick-Fil-A Bowl to face...