| Jan 7, 2014
| 3:25 PM
The Bowl Championship Series ranked with the belly putter and designated hitter among sports’ most mocked creations, and often deservedly so. But talk about indelible walk-offs.
As closing scenes go, this was Kirk Gibson taking Dennis Eckersley...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Step aside, sailing aficionados. The football fans are coming to Newport Beach.
Restaurant and hotel managers throughout the city are joining in preparation for the 2014 Bowl Championship Series game Jan. 6. Although the game will be played at the...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:31 PM
Arizona State not only owns Los Angeles, it is going to the Pac-12 Conference championship game.
The Sun Devils held on -- barely -- in the fourth quarter Saturday night at the Rose Bowl, defeating UCLA, 38-33.
Arizona State improved to 9-2 overall,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The flatbed trucks have backed onto the worn grass fields that ring Bulldog Stadium, which can mean only one thing: college football.
It's four days before Fresno State's next game, but preparations have begun. The trucks are packing aluminum frames and...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:33 PM
UCLA did what it needed to do at the Rose Bowl on Friday night: Beat Washington for the eighth consecutive time in Pasadena.
The Bruins won, 41-31, getting their first five touchdowns from players who usually star on defense.
Linebacker Myles Jack...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:50 PM
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the 10th meeting of the year.
VAQUEROS HONOR TWO STANDOUTS
Glendale Community College assured itself its...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:35 PM
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the ninth meeting of the year.
SPECIAL MEANING FOR VICTORY BELL
It’s a cross-town rivalry that began...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 10:55 PM
UCLA made sure it will go into next week’s showdown against Stanford possessing an unbeaten record with a convincing 37-10 victory over California at the Rose Bowl on Saturday night.
Sophomore quarterback Brett Hundley completed 31 of 41 passes...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The 16th and last season of the BCS standings kicked off Sunday with Alabama on top and a lot of commotion below.
Alabama, the two-time defending BCS champion, is the first BCS leader this year with an average of .984.
In a mini-shocker, Florida State...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:54 PM
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the seventh meeting of the year.
VAQUEROS JUST HOLD ON
After seeing a 17-point lead turn into a four-point...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:51 PM
The names became official Wednesday when the new College Football Playoff unveiled the 13-member selection committee in charge of picking future national champions.
Starting next year, the panel will replace the current BCS system and choose the top...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Orange Coast College's football team captured the National Junior College Championship 50 years ago this season.
The Pirates beat Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, 21-0, at the 1963 Junior Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena. I was an 18-year-old OCC student at the...