| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:44 PM
With the Virginia Tech-West Virginia football series laying dormant for the past eight years, the Black Diamond Trophy awarded to the most recent winner in the rivalry game has been gathering dust in Tech's Jamerson Athletic Center.
The prize will be up...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:42 AM
Clemson and Miami haven’t clashed on the football field since 2010 and aren’t scheduled to play again until 2015. Here’s forecasting they’ll meet in the interim – at the ACC championship game Dec. 7 in Charlotte, N.C.
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:32 PM
For the second time in three games this season, Virginia Tech’s offense stalled repeatedly in scoring position and failed in short yardage.
“We moved the ball all day,” quarterback Logan Thomas said after Saturday’s 35-17 loss...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The ACC’s opponents in future Orange Bowls likely will include Notre Dame and teams from the Big Ten and Southeastern Conference.
Orange Bowl and ACC officials announced a 12-year extension — the term coincides with the four-team playoff...
| Sep 19, 2012
Initial reactions to Notre Dame's partial ACC membership were provincial, predictable and understandable.
Could the Fighting Irish affect my favorite team's bowl destination? Even worse, could they cost my school a bowl bid? And just how much of the ACC'...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Tallahassee television station WCTV reported Wednesday that a Florida State student was arrested for printing and selling counterfeit tickets to Saturday's football game between the No. 4 Seminoles and No. 10 Clemson.
Legal issues notwithstanding, this...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 3:58 AM
Texas Christian’s football heritage includes national championships, a Heisman Trophy, Slingin’ Sammy Baugh and LaDainian Tomlinson. But never have the Horned Frogs been this nationally prominent for so long.
TCU, which hosts Virginia in a...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
There’s so much talk about college football needing a playoff system. Fans are overjoyed that the NCAA is adapting a 4-team playoff in a couple years. Let us not forget that college football already has a playoff system, and it’s called...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Absent strong walk-up sales, the crowd for Saturday’s Virginia Tech-Cincinnati football game at FedEx Field won’t approach the Hokies’ two previous appearances there.
Cincinnati is the designated home team, but Ross Potts Productions is...
| Sep 27, 2012
Brian Scott coordinates the Football Championship Subdivision's most prolific offense, and Saturday his Old Dominion air raid left fans, statisticians and New Hampshire's defense breathless.
Monarchs 64, Wildcats 61.
But like a rapper who chills with...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Wow. Just … wow.
Who knew Syracuse was this good?
Who knew the UConn defense could be this bad?
The answers aren't nearly as important as the bottom line: Syracuse crushed UConn 40-10 before 36,715 at the Carrier Dome on Friday night.
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The Orange Bowl has yet to unveil the teams it will consider to face the ACC champion in the 2014 season and beyond, but based on past conversations, and my Twitter feed Tuesday, fans in these parts adamantly oppose Big East involvement.