| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Why won't anybody listen to me?
Especially professional sports owners and general managers.
They think they know more than the rest of us when many times they really don't know as much (see the Magic's acquisition of Gilbert Arenas).
| Jan 20, 2013
| 11:45 AM
So far this offseason, there have been 29 coaching moves made with the latest coming when the University of Oregon announced that Mark Helfrich was being promoted to head coach. With that in mind, here is our updated look at the coaching hires with...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 7:29 PM
The UConn women had routed Oakland by 72 points Wednesday night, and now here was Geno Auriemma talking about how he had planned to teach at the school's international branch campus in Florence, Italy, this spring.
Auriemma was preparing for a three-week...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Frank Beamer has coached Virginia Tech to four ACC football championships, as many as his 11 conference colleagues combined. Which made his $2,428,000 base salary this season a relative bargain.
Beamer was the league’s fifth-highest paid head...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:05 PM
So far this offseason, there has been 24 coaching moves made. Here is a look at the 15 coaching hires and how I would grade them so far.
Bret Bielema (Arkansas)
The Buzz: Truth be told, Bielema’s hiring took a lot of people off guard including...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 3:54 PM
As in all divorces, this one has been messy.
The football and basketball-only members of the Big East Conference have been at odds for quite some time and no amount of counseling was going to bring these two parties back together again.
| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Our hearts will remain broken forever, as we try to deal with the horrific tragedy that happened at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. Across Connecticut, the nation and the world, there were some heartfelt signs of compassion Sunday. Here were...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 10:33 PM
Soccer--UEFA Champions League, Celtic vs. Spartak Moskva, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP)
Women’s College Basketball--Baylor at Notre Dame, 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Men’s College Hockey--Vermont at Dartmouth, 6 p.m. (NBCSN)
| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Purdue named former Kent State coach Darrell Hazell its new head coach Wednesday.
The move was announced amid a flourish of coaching news this week.
Hazell took the Golden Flashes to their first ever Mid-American Conference Championship as well as...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Half-baked Jake is back in all his half-bakedness …
News: The steroid-dripping Baseball Hall of Fame ballots are distributed. Views: After leaving the box unchecked twice, I'm voting for Killingworth's Jeff Bagwell. My fuller view of one of the...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:58 AM
It was Black Sunday in college football as five coaches were fired including Auburn’s Gene Chizik, Purdue’s Danny Hope and N.C. State’s Tom O’Brien. That brings the total number of coaching jobs open to 12 including four in the SEC...
| Oct 7, 2012
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — At one end of HighPoint Solutions Stadium, behind an end zone UConn could only dream of reaching on this frustrating Saturday, are printed the words, "Birthplace Of College Football." And since that November day in 1869 when...