| Oct 13, 2010
| 11:55 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: Native Americans used the Algonquin term Wilimentuck, meaning "land of swift-moving waters," to describe the area around the river where they caught fish in the spring.
ORIGINS: The town of Windham, which includes the Willimantic...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 5:16 AM
There were a lot of colleges in pursuit of Citra North Marion tight end Sean Price.
The No. 5-ranked tight end in the country by Rivals.com, was getting interest from schools like Tennessee, Arkansas were in the picture, and Miami was a big player for...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 10:44 PM
On one of the coldest days Orlando has had this calendar year, it was warm, southern hospitality that made Olympia High safety Corian Hamilton decide to commit to USF.
Hamilton, ranked No.19 on the Sentinel's 2011 Central Florida Super60, was visited...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Vernon Hargreaves III, the top-ranked player in the Sentinel’s Florida Top 100, confirmed what has been speculated all week on Thursday, that he will be a Florida Gator.
Mom, Jackie Hargreaves, confirmed her son's commitment via text Thursday...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 6:20 AM
Fort Walton Beach defensive back John Marvin said he enjoyed his visits to USF and UCF this weekend.
Marvin (6-1, 188) first attended USF’s spring practice Friday. He had seen the Tampa campus before, so he focused specifically on how the Bulls ran...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 6:49 PM
DeLand running back JoJo Kemp was close to committing to USF in the past.
He almost pledged to join the Bulls while visiting the campus during the spring, but felt he should hold off and see what else was out there for him.
“It was very close, but...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:42 AM
When I first saw Vernon Hargreaves in action, it made me want to see more. And still more again. And again. It was amazing. Play after play, he kept at it.
I have a measuring stick for players that I call the "Wow Factor." If a kid can wow me —...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 12:05 PM
Winter Park wide receiver Dvario Montgomery has committed to the University of South Florida, according to Winter Park coaches. USF coach Skip Holtz is on a campus visit today and Montgomery told Winter Park coach Tim Shifflet of his intentions....
| Feb 11, 2012
| 5:49 PM
USF will host a bevy of talented in-state prospects Sunday afternoon at the team’s junior day event, many of them from the Orlando area and Central Florida.
The Bulls will receive visits from Winter Garden West Orange defensive end/ linebacker...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 6:54 AM
JoJo Kemp has heard plenty of good things about USF.
He’s visited the Temple Terrace campus before and liked what he saw.
But as the DeLand running back found this weekend, seeing and experiencing are two very different things.
| Aug 31, 2008
Play of the game
In Frank Beamer's two decades at the Hokies' helm, Virginia Tech has become known for "Beamer Ball" – tough defense and a dynamic special teams play that produces points in bunches. But on Saturday, East Carolina displayed its...
| Aug 31, 2008
As expected, a coach preached the importance of special teams going into Virginia Tech's season-opener against East Carolina on Saturday at Bank of America Stadium.
And just like Skip Holtz predicted, the game came down to a big play in the kicking game....