| Dec 15, 2013
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech's 21st consecutive bowl, Wake Forest's regime change and Texas' political theater remind anew of Frank Beamer's remarkable tenure at his alma mater, a fact not lost on the man himself.
Beamer, you see, is exceptionally...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Check out festivals and events in January across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 5 2014: Carillon...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:53 PM
BLACKSBURG - A week spent behind the wheel driving around to schmooze with football recruits gave offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler time to reflect on Virginia Tech's season.
Though he may not be a glass half-empty guy by nature, Loeffler couldn't...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:05 AM
BOCA RATON — FAU formally introduced Charlie Partridge as the school's fourth football coach on Tuesday, but in truth, no introduction was necessary.
That's because Partridge, the former Arkansas and Wisconsin assistant, is back home. He grew up...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:58 PM
James Madison’s new era in football will begin with Everett Withers as head coach.
The Dukes made official Friday what had been rumored the previous day, hiring Ohio State’s co-defensive coordinator to replace Mickey Matthews, who was fired...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Finally, the farewell BCS championship matchup is set. I don't know if most of the country, outside of northern Florida and Alabama will care, but it's Florida State vs. Auburn for the national title. And I admit that even the Granddaddy of them all,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Conventional wisdom, a.k.a. Vegas, says Florida State will defeat Auburn next month for college football’s national championship, and if the Seminole war chant indeed echoes through the Rose Bowl, the upshot will be two-pronged.
| Dec 23, 2013
| 10:03 AM
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:49 PM
USC says star wide receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules by signing autographs when he was in Miami in January at some of the same functions as Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel.
USC released three statements Tuesday pertaining to the...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Can we give this guy a three-game Heisman Trophy, maybe a scaled-down miniature of the bust?
Or at least call him "Mr. Late October-Early November?"
It’s hard to imagine a player having a better three-game stretch than quarterback Jordan Lynch,...
| Jan 1, 2014
With just days before Friday's Discover Orange Bowl matchup between the Clemson Tigers and Ohio State Buckeyes at SunLife Stadium, several South Florida hotels are savoring a boost in occupancy from hosting the teams and their traveling fans.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 12:55 PM
The Florida-Miami game on Saturday may have been the last in a long, and sometimes strange, rivalry.
The schools have not scheduled future games for various reasons. Florida already plays Florida State every year and does not need another heavyweight ...