| Dec 24, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Only five programs have had longer bowl streaks than Virginia Tech's 20-year run of postseason appearances, but those five programs all climbed to the highest peak in college football during their bowl runs, while Tech is still in search of its first...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:19 AM
A man was arrested over the weekend after attempting to sell a police officer fraudulent tickets to a Bowl Championship Series college football game, authorities said.
Christopher Smith, 22, of the 6800 block of South Merrill Avenue, was arrested at 7:35...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:59 AM
From 2001-06, ACC football teams won 25 of their 41 bowls. They went a sterling 8-2 against the Big Ten, Pacific 12 and Big 12 combined, a respectable 4-6 versus the Southeastern Conference.
Seems like a lifetime ago, doesn’t it?
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Annual Big East rivals from 1992-2003, Virginia Tech and Rutgers could well meet again at this season’s Russell Athletic Bowl.
Postseason bids won’t be finalized until Sunday evening, but the Dec. 28 game in Orlando, Fla., has emerged as the...
| Jun 6, 2013
Orlando was the ACC football champion's bowl home from 1987-91. More recently, the city has hosted an ACC team for the last 12 postseasons.
Given that history, Orlando is the natural choice to replace Atlanta atop the conference's non-playoff bowl...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:46 PM
With Northern Illinois snagging an Orange Bowl bid this weekend, Husky fever is sure to reach a high in the next few weeks. NIU became the first-ever MAC school to receive a BCS bowl game berth, where they will take on the ACC champion Florida State.
| May 22, 2013
| 10:11 AM
* denote ACC Bowl tie-ins (Miami), ^ denote Conference USA (FIU, FAU).
December 21: Gildan New Mexico Bowl (2 p.m.), Las Vegas Bowl (3:30 p.m.), Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (5:30 p.m.), R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (9 p.m.) ^
December 23: Beef 'O'...
| Dec 5, 2012
The most turbulent and alarming regular season in ACC football history concluded Saturday as Florida State won the conference championship with a listless performance at a half-empty stadium.
Bowls offer six league teams a chance to salvage some respect...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
Purdue announced Wednesday that Darrell Hazell will take the reins of the university's football program.
Terms of the agreement were not announced. Purdue athletics director Morgan J. Burke called Hazell a "great fit" for the program.
| Dec 5, 2012
| 8:53 AM
Wednesday’s print column mentioned the ACC’s 0-10 record this football season against non-conference opponents ranked among the Associated Press’ top 25 at kickoff. Here are the grim details:
Boston College lost to No. 4 Notre Dame,...
| May 19, 2013
The rejections stung, sure. They always do. But Ronald Curry had overcome far more, and a few job interviews that didn't pan out weren't about to discourage him.
"Everything happens for a reason," he said Friday afternoon. "That's how I've always...
| May 20, 2013
| 10:09 PM
Last week, Cypress Bay football coach Mark Guandolo was honored at the Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence Awards for his contributions to amateur sports and the South Florida community in general.
But before accepting his award, hours before the...