| Dec 29, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Virginia Tech broke out a maroon matte helmet with the old "Fighting Gobbler" logo on the side for the Russell Athletic Bowl. The "old VT" and "Fighting Gobbler" logos are being retired by the university as of the new year, so this will be the last time...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:01 PM
The following is not sarcastic, disingenuous or farcical: Virginia Tech deserves some props for Friday’s 13-10 Russell Athletic Bowl victory over Rutgers.
Barbs, too. But in the spirit of the holidays, let’s start with the good.
| Dec 30, 2012
| 6:19 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. –Randy Shannon, who has won three national titles as a player and coach, has been named Arkansas’ linebackers coach, head coach Bret Bielema announced Sunday.
"Randy Shannon is a great coach and a great person," said...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Virginia Tech has not revealed any football coaching staff changes, but the presumption for weeks among fans and media is that Bryan Stinespring no longer will coordinate the Hokies’ offense. So lack of official vacancy notwithstanding, social media...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:42 PM
As he sat still basking in the glow of his first bowl win as a starter that came as a result of one of the most unsatisfying offensive performances in Virginia Tech's recent history, Logan Thomas was asked for the umpteenth time about his future plans....
| Jan 2, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Forecasting ACC bowl victories over Southern California and LSU in preseason would have been folly. The Trojans were ranked No. 1 by the Associated Press, LSU No. 3.
But that’s what transpired. The wins weren’t landmark and don’t erase...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansas' eight-month long coaching search ends with a hire described by many as unexpected, but also the right choice.
The school late Tuesday named Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema as the new head coach of the Arkansas...
| Dec 13, 2011
Congratulations to Michael Caldwell who was selected as Florida Citrus Sports' new PA announcer. Caldwell, 47, replaces retired announcer and 30-year veteran Bob Matheison and will make his debut at the Champs Sports Bowl, Dec. 29....
| Dec 26, 2011
| 7:29 PM
This week is a homecoming of sorts for Lo Wood.
As a sophomore at Notre Dame, Wood has been calling South Bend a home-away-from-home. However, Central Florida is his real home and the former Dr. Phillips and Apopka star is back this week and he brought...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 6:53 AM
One of Jimbo Fisher's biggest challenges two years ago when he took over as Florida State's head coach was trying to recreate the culture of success that once existed in the capital city. While he knows such a process takes time to evolve, his first...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 11:18 PM
Not that anyone would have foreseen this moment, but just for the sake of it, let’s trip back to the winter of 2009 in Mount Dora and suppose we had asked former Florida State football player Bruce Heggie Sr., what he would be doing in 2011 if the...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Daytona Beach Mainland defensive end Leonard Williams is hoping there weren't too many scouts around watching practice on Sunday during Day 1of preparation for the Under Armour All-American Game (Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Tropicana Field).
Because of an...