| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:13 PM
The American Football Coaches Assn. announced Monday at its annual convention in Indianapolis that the coaches college football poll will continue in the new College Football Playoff.
The poll will go on despite having no role in choosing the champion...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Wheaton North senior Clayton Thorson attended the BCS national title game between Auburn and Florida State.
He said he also went to a Clippers game and visited Universal Studios.
But the highlight of his busy 10-day trip was his performance in the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Incredible images this week out of Indonesia as villagers react to being covered in ash from the eruption of Mt. Sinabung in Payung village. The number of displaced people has increased to 22,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The big winner in this year's Hollywood awards season: the local economy.
Hundreds of millions of dollars are funneled into hotels, restaurants and limousine companies as Los Angeles hosts the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild Awards, the Academy...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Take two. FSU has rescheduled its national championship celebration for Feb. 1 at Doak Campbell Stadium.
FSU originally had the celebration scheduled for Jan. 18, but cancelled the event because of “travel conflicts” for players on the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:51 PM
What happened with Mike Moser in Vegas didn't stay in Vegas.
What happened was, after a freshman season spent languishing near the end of UCLA's basketball bench, Moser transferred to Nevada Las Vegas and had a breakout first season.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:30 AM
With the NFL Combine a little more than a week away, we continue our series looking at skilled position players who need a big showing in Indianapolis. Today we feature running backs:
Dri Archer, Kent State
The Buzz: A dual-threat out of the...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:52 AM
The Big Ten Conference will go through its first expansion since the addition of Nebraska in 2011 with the addition of Maryland (ACC) and Rutgers (AAC) this season. The two new schools will bring the league’s total to 14 teams and will create some...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:01 PM
UCLA had three players nominated for the College Football Hall of Fame on Thursday -- Ken Norton Jr., John Sciarra and Cade McNown.
Ken Norton Jr.
The record book: Arguably the best linebacker UCLA has ever produced, with Anthony Barr waiting in the...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1. Fresno State's loss to San Jose State left Northern Illinois (12-0) as the only non-automatic qualifier school with a chance to snag a BCS bowl bid. Northern Illinois (12-0) must defeat Bowling...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times’ national college football writer handicaps what’s worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday’s menu of games:
No. 3 Ohio State (9-0) at...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Executive Director Bill Hancock on Monday described the 16 years of the Bowl Championship Series as “a golden era for college football.”
“I’m proud of our track record and I’m proud of the BCS,” Hancock said in...