| 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 11, 2012
| 11:41 AM
During the last decade, Virginia Tech’s football program has played non-conference road games before crowds of 80,000-plus at Texas A&M, Nebraska and LSU. In 2014, the Hokies are contracted to play at Ohio State, where the Buckeyes routinely attract...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 8:50 PM
ATLANTA -- No one down here in Southeastern Conference country was surprised Sunday when the final Bowl Championship Series standings confirmed Alabama would be playing Jan. 7 for the national title.
The surprise is why the SEC isn't playing the SEC...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:49 PM
7:30 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Chelsea at West Ham.--ESPN2
9 a.m. Golf: Nedbank Challenge third round (d. in Sun City, South Africa).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:37 PM
ATLANTA (AP) — The national championship could be decided with a dream matchup between two of college football's most storied programs: Notre Dame vs. Alabama.
Of course, Georgia might have something to say about that.
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Alabama coach Nick Saban was whining earlier this week about how the Sugar Bowl will likely pass over the SEC Championship Game loser in favor of Florida. That presumably would leave the SEC title game loser...
| Dec 1, 2012
ATLANTA -- Alabama and Georgia haven't played in football since 2008 but won't be completely startled when they bump into each other at the Georgia Dome on Saturday.
At stake is the Southeastern Conference championship — otherwise known as the...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Another week of the college football season offers several key match-ups:
No. 21 Northern Illinois vs. No. 17 Kent State
Where: Ford Field; Detroit, Mich.
Time: 7 p.m. ET
The Buzz: It’...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 10:02 PM
9:30 a.m. Golf: Nedbank Challenge first round (d. in Sun City, South Africa).--Golf
11:30 a.m. Softball: March 2009: Phoebus vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
1:30 p.m. Football: Sept. 1999: Bethel vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48
3 p.m. Golf: World Challenge first round...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Bye Atlanta. It's been fun. Been busy, but it's been fun.
We say goodbye to the City in the Forest, not with heavy hearts but just wondering how they lost that game. Wichita State commanded their pace all game, at least for 30 minutes and then the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:14 PM
ATLANTA — Scoring is down, players leave early and the best action on television today is still probably 1980s replays of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
For one Monday night, though, college basketball stood history on its head and produced high-...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:22 PM
He's been to Saint Louis, he's been to L.A. and now one Shocker fan is getting ready to head to Atlanta to cheer on the Shockers in the Final Four.
Players aren't the only ones who have traveled thousands of miles during the NCAA tournament, some die...