| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:22 PM
ESPN has been quite happy with its ratings for its college bowl game coverage, according to Variety. Wednesday's Rose Bowl featuring Michigan State's upset win over Stanford drew approximately 20 million viewers and a 17 percent increase over last year'...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Florida State will seize a third consecutive ACC football championship in 2014. Bold statement there, ey? Almost as risky as forecasting shenanigans among judges at the Winter Olympics figure skating competition next month.
Where a handicapper really...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ESPN is off to a great start in the final year of college football's Bowl Championship Series, scoring year-over-year gains for both the Rose Bowl and Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday.
According to Nielsen overnights, Michigan State's 24-20 victory over Stanford...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Here's the latest broadcast schedule from ESPN radio fo the Lehigh Valley -- AM 1230 and 1320: Thursday, Dec 26 - Poinsettia Bowl: Northern Illinois v. Utah State – airs 9:00pm Friday, Dec 27 - Texas Bowl: Syracuse v. Minnesota – airs 6:00pm...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Combine compelling, down-to-the-wire football games with snowy, bone-chilling weather that keeps everybody inside and you have the recipe for ratings winners.
That's what happened over the past week as the BCS bowl games and the NFL playoffs combined...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:48 PM
The state of Florida will host one of the first three College Football Playoff championship games.
Tampa's Raymond James Stadium will host the 2017 title game, beating other venues that include Miami's Sun Life Stadium. The game will be the...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Tuesday night's Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta will mark the end of a decorated college football career for Boone alum David Harding at Duke.
The 6-foot-4, 285-pound redshirt senior guard has made 30 consecutive starts for the Blue Devils (10-3), who...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 11:00 PM
10:30 a.m. Football: Dec. 1987: Hampton vs. T.C. Williams.--LSC 48
Noon Basketball: St. John’s at Xavier.--FS1
12:30 p.m. Football: Advocare V100 Bowl: Arizona vs. Boston College(in Shreveport, La.).--ESPN
1 p.m. Basketball: Ohio State...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Virginia Tech’s 21st consecutive bowl could well return the Hokies to the site of their inaugural postseason appearance more than six decades ago: El Paso, Texas.
The Sun Bowl has the third choice of ACC teams after the Bowl Championship Series,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage is nothing if not thoughtful and effusive, so many of his remarks during our hour-long interview Tuesday about the Cavaliers’ football struggles are not included in my just-posted print column.
| Dec 1, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Even before Duke had clinched the Coastal Division title on Saturday afternoon with its win over North Carolina, Miami coach Al Golden was already looking forward.
With their 41-31 win over Pittsburgh on Friday, the Hurricanes clinched their first nine-...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
After Miami’s bowl game, Hurricanes quarterback Stephen Morris will have one more opportunity to impress pro scouts in a game setting.
The senior accepted an invitation on Thursday to participate in this year’s East-West Shrine Game....