| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Zack Darlington gathered his state runner-up medal, walked off the podium at the Florida Citrus Bowl and headed toward the locker room.
It’s customary that all players stay on the field as the medals are presented. The runners-up will usually...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Winter Park defensive end Trent Harris, who is committed to Miami and will enroll next month at Coral Gables, will be playing in the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl on Friday at the Florida Citrus Bowl at 5 p.m.
Harris, who helped lead his Winter Park...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:49 PM
The last time Teddy Bridgewater was in a competition at Orlando’s Florida Citrus Bowl, he was trying to prove himself as a quarterback.
When Bridgewater was coming out of high school, there were not a lot of colleges interested in offering the...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:09 PM
When De’Andre Johnson shows up at offseason college football prospect camps, he may as well draw a target on his back. The 2015 Florida State commit is automatically the man to beat whenever and wherever he walks on the field.
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:17 PM
I remember when UCF was for selected for a bowl game for the first time in 2005.
I am the guy who reports graduation rates and academic progress rates for all the bowl bound teams each year. I felt badly that I had to report that year that UCF had the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Fresh off a workhorse performance that helped his Apopka team reach the state championship game for the second year in a row, junior fullback Chandler Cox has been offered a college football scholarship by Nebraska.
The Huskers already have a commitment...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 5:30 PM
On the Florida Citrus Bowl field Saturday the Florida A&M University Marching 100 band tunes were noticeably softer than in years past and its size only half as big.
But its spirited performance at Saturday's Florida Classic game against longtime...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:01 PM
UCF wide receiver J.J. Worton did not hesitate when asked if his little brother would rub it in that he won a state championship and his older siblings did not.
“Of course he will,” J.J. said after watching C.J. Worton score three touchdowns...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Injured Miami running back Duke Johnson was making the rounds, pumping up his teammates prior to Saturday night’s Russell Athletic Bowl.
It was difficult to sit out the game for Johnson, who broke his right tibia during the Hurricanes’ 41-14...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Professional soccer looks to have a bright future in Orlando.
The Orlando City Lions started off the USL playoffs with a bang Saturday, routing the Pittsburgh Riverhounds 5-0 at the Florida Citrus Bowl. The Lions scored two goals in the first five...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 10:34 AM
I was shocked when I drove to the Florida Citrus Bowl this week to check on demolition progress. There seems to be little left of the original structure after only weeks of partial demolition.
I expected to see some change, but wow! All that is left...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 5:34 AM
Two years after FAMU's marching band was sidelined, the high-stepping, high-energy Marching 100 will be back to perform at Orlando's Florida Classic today.
It's the band's first appearance at the Florida Classic since it was suspended after the hazing...