| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Ask Ohio State linebacker and South Florida native Ryan Shazier to summarize his college career, and you'll be met with a laugh.
Coming out of Plantation High, Shazier planned on one day playing for coach Urban Meyer in a BCS game. He's excited for that...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:39 PM
David Beckham, soccer’s most influential figure, added more fuel to South Florida’s hopes for landing a Major League Soccer franchise as he scouted possible stadium sites this week in Miami-Dade County.
The recently retired superstar has a...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:36 PM
USC said Tuesday that receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules last January when he signed autographs in Florida that have been offered for sale.
Lee, who won the Biletnikoff Award, attended the Bowl Championship Series title game, where the Orange...
| 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,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:34 PM
This just in: The man who gets paid to know is suddenly a know-nothing.
Blame it on the sinister Bowl Championship Series master plot to faucet-drip the suspense until the last Harris pollster is tracked down at a bar singing his college fight song on a...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Auburn’s are-you-kidding-me upset of No. 1 Alabama on Saturday torched many a postseason projection but did not change Virginia Tech’s most likely destination: the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas.
The Hokies have not traveled to such a distant...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Imagine this scene at ACC world headquarters in late August: Closing the monthly staff meeting, commissioner John Swofford reveals that entering conference championship week, the ACC will have three teams with at least 10 victories, including the nation&...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Virginia Tech will make its first football trip west of Nebraska in 10 years Dec. 31 to play in the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas, against No. 17 UCLA.
Tech (8-4) is slated to make a bowl appearance for a 21st consecutive season, which is the second-...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:43 AM
Inconvenient travel and lurking Juarez danger aside, the Sun Bowl is a quality destination for Virginia Tech’s football program and part of a historically difficult postseason lineup for the ACC.
The Hokies’ Dec. 31 encounter with UCLA in El...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Sportsbooks say the run of SEC domination in BCS championship games ends this year.
Depending on which Vegas-based or offshore sportsbook you visit, undefeated, No. 1 Florida State is between a 7.5-point and 9-point favorite versus No. 2 Auburn. Reports...
| Dec 11, 2013
The most strident critics craved anarchy, a farewell overdose of controversy for the Bowl Championship Series. Come Sunday, however, after 15 weeks of unimaginable insanity, the most-deserving teams for the national title game were indisputable: Florida...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
College football bowl games 2013 schedule: Dates, times, matchups and TV networks for the college football 2013-14 bowl game season. College Football Postseason Highlights Heisman Trophy Presentation (ESPN, Dec. 14) Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (ESPN, Dec. 28)...