| 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...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Bowl season is upon us giving everyone a few more weeks to enjoy the gift that is college football.
Wrapped inside that gift is knowing there are quite a few Broward and Palm Beach County football players will be gracing our TV screens.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
The emotion still comes up in his voice, 50 years after returning to his Miami dormitory room after classes and turning on the radio before football practice. The radio voice delivered news his young mind couldn't digest.
He walked outside his room as a...
| 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,...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 10:44 PM
5:30 a.m. Tennis: Women’s Brisbane semifinal. --Tennis Ch.
10:30 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2013: Phoebus girls vs. Kecoughtan, then boys at 12:30 p.m. --LSC 48
2 p.m. Tennis: Men’s Brisbane quarterfinals (d.). --Tennis Ch.
2:30 p.m. ...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:06 AM
On a day where every favored SEC team lost - except for Alabama - the bowl projections had a huge shake-up, and we like where everyone ended up.
We still have Alabama and Oregon in the BCS title game, but it was very (and I do mean VERY) tempting to...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Mike Aresco was beaming like a proud papa.
The commissioner of the fledgling American Athletic Conference was just asked about the impact of last Friday’s UCF win over Louisville. A game the Knights won 38-25 in front of a national audience on...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 PM
HARTFORD — In 1972, with the Vietnam War still going on, Gary Wood was playing football at Hudson Valley College in New York when he got his draft lottery number. It was 13.
But as things turned out, Woody got lucky.
"You know I was going,"...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:08 PM
They say a family that plays together, stays together.
It is the most favorite time of the year, no not the holidays. It’s football season! A long-awaited four months of the year that brings us great joy. We spend eight months in sports...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:21 PM
There may still be six weeks left in the season, but that won’t stop some UCF fans from trying to book their holiday vacations around a bowl trip for the Knights.
If UCF wins out, they would claim the American Athletic Conference title and...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Orange Bowl representatives were in attendance for UCF’s rivalry game against USF on Friday night.
The Knights entered the night with a strong hold on the American Athletic Conference’s BCS bid, and Orange Bowl officials got a tour of the...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:24 PM
The University of Central Florida got the nation's attention in winning the Fiesta Bowl Wednesday night.
The game on ESPN delivered 11.2 million viewers and was the most-watched program in prime time that night.
The broadcast networks, in repeats,...