| May 28, 2013
| 6:27 PM
The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Alex Sarkissian (Glendale Community College, 2011) Pepperdine University tennis junior: After a wildly successful and undefeated sophomore season for Glendale Community College in 2011,...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Jake Wyatt has committed to play water polo at Brown University, he announced in an email Wednesday.
Wyatt was a third team All-CIF Southern Section Division 1 performer for CdM in 2012. He also earned Newport-Mesa Dream...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:52 AM
The non-conference portion of the ACC basketball season ended in familiar fashion Wednesday night. Duke won with defense, Miami beat a quality opponent, Georgia Tech bested a lightweight, and Florida State endured a disappointing loss.
| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:50 AM
William and Mary athletic director Terry Driscoll watches the shifting college landscape with the surprise of a longtime fan and the objectivity of an administrator.
Because of the nature of the school and its athletic profile, William and Mary isn&...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:27 PM
The ACC’s addition of Louisville on Wednesday was blissfully and essentially bottom line. Conference presidents chose the Cardinals because of how athletes perform on the field with minimal regard for how students fare in the classroom.
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:12 AM
The head coach and his assistants in collegiate sports may have the most powerful opportunity to shape the values and behavior of athletes at any level.
Against the pressure of alumni and fan expectations, they recruit and coach young athletes who are...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:10 PM
After helping the Flintridge Prep boys' basketball team make history, Kenyatta Smith accomplished it at the collegiate level Thursday night.
Smith, a former All-Area Boys' Basketball Player of the Year who helped lead the Rebels to a CIF Southern...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Kenyatta Smith (Flintridge Prep, 2011) Harvard basketball sophomore: Smith was arguably the most monumental presence in Flintridge Prep basketball lore, leading the Rebels to the...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It takes a special breed to be considered worthy of the U.S. Naval Academy.
Commitment, sacrifice and perseverance are key attributes. It also helps if you are a darn good football player.
Nate Ozdemir is certainly the type.
"I've been playing G.I....
| Jan 23, 2012
During a six-decade career, Joe Paterno transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power, creating a legacy that no one thought could be beaten — or tarnished.
But the Ivy League-educated coach who demanded that his players...
| Dec 13, 2011
Longtime Harvard football coach
Joe Restic, 85, who won or tied for five Ivy League football championships during 23 years as coach at Harvard University, died Thursday at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, the university announced. The...
| Sep 20, 2011
Coach led organization
of Big East Conference
Dave Gavitt, 73, one of basketball's most influential leaders in the last three decades, died Friday in a hospital near his hometown of Rumford, R.I., after a long illness, his family said....