| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Annual Big East rivals from 1992-2003, Virginia Tech and Rutgers could well meet again at this season’s Russell Athletic Bowl.
Postseason bids won’t be finalized until Sunday evening, but the Dec. 28 game in Orlando, Fla., has emerged as the...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:30 PM
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Sheldon Richardson was Missouri's lone selection the All-SEC Football team as he made it on the First-Team Defense at Tackle. The 6'4, 295-pound junior has already announced his intention to enter the NFL Draft and will forego his...
| Dec 5, 2012
The most turbulent and alarming regular season in ACC football history concluded Saturday as Florida State won the conference championship with a listless performance at a half-empty stadium.
Bowls offer six league teams a chance to salvage some respect...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 1:40 PM
West Orange linebacker Corey Vereen, who is committed to the University of Tennessee, had a small mock-signing ceremony with friends, teammates, coaches and family members on Friday at the Winter Garden school.
After the festivities he told the Sentinel...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Update on local athletes competing in college.
Emily Tubert (Burroughs High, 2010) junior, University of Arkansas women's golf: The former All-Area standout for the Indians and her Razorback teammates are preparing for the 2013 NCAA Championships, which...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Wheaton North quarterback Clayton Thorson finished his recruiting process when he gave Northwestern his oral commitment in March. Thorson, a 6-foot-4, 197-pound junior, has since been working behind the scenes as a recruiter for the Wildcats.
| Jun 13, 2013
Quickness has never been my hallmark. Not athletically — I was two steps slow on the basketball court and couldn't handle an inside fastball. Not personally — I didn't marry until age 51 and clung to dial-up Internet and my flip phone nearly...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Ohio State president Gordon Gee’s disparaging, ignorant and condescending comments about Catholics, Louisville, Bret Bielema and the Southeastern Conference have drawn considerable and deserved ridicule.
Made during a December meeting of Ohio...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:25 AM
Were the ACC’s most successful bowl performances in nine years last winter a glimpse of progress or merely a mirage? As Monday’s release of the 2013 football schedule reminds, the first two weeks of the regular season could portend the answer....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 7:04 AM
For someone who grew up watching Howard White, Randy White and Lefty Driesell compete in the ACC, seeing the University of Maryland leave the conference for the Big Ten is illogical if not blasphemous. But realignment scoffs at tradition, projected...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Five bowls are credentialed to attend Saturday’s Virginia Tech-Virginia game. That a handful of postseason scouts deem it necessary to observe the 5-6 Hokies on Thanksgiving weekend speaks volumes.
Indeed, it’s been a peculiar year not...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:12 AM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The top-ranked Arkansas baseball team was picked to the win the Southeastern Conference Western Division and the overall SEC title by the league’s coaches, as announced on Tuesday by the conference office.