| Dec 12, 2012
| 6:41 PM
ESPN's "Octomom" family of networks hopes you enjoy this year's cavalcade of commercials and center snaps as it furiously tries to secure the two games it doesn't broadcast.
Conspicuously missing from the lineup is Ohio State (12-0) vs. Louisiana Tech...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Now, it's just foolish dreaming.
The time has come for the UCF Knights to vacate their state of denial and stop acting like everything is just fine with the Big East.
They must accept reality, stop the membership...
| Mar 8, 2013
We know an awful lot about the numbers. What we don't know about are the numbers.
For days now, even with the official Big East divorce announcement pending, we have known that UConn, Cincinnati and South Florida will get $20 million to $25 million as...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 8:47 PM
There is a certain, unmistakable joy that Shabazz Napier has brought to this UConn basketball season. During what could have been a dour year when the Huskies play for nothing more tangible than a strong regular season record, Napier has played as if...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:42 AM
As Terrell Lewis receives more college-football scholarship offers, each one starts to fill him with a little more pride.
At first, it was more about braggadocio; an ego boost, if you will. It was also an arrival of sorts, meaning someone finally...
| 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 2, 2012
EAST HARTFORD — The day started with renewed hope and the temporary traction gained by the first victory ever against a Top 25 team on the road.
The day started with Beef O'Brady's Bowl or Bust! And all that sort of meaty, motivational senior...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:53 PM
If you ever have been on the Duke campus, you have appreciated the dramatic illustration of Gothic architecture known as the Crowell Quad Clock Tower. Well, forget it, Connecticut.
You didn't get such an elegant introduction to Wednesday morning from the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:09 PM
All we ever hear is cynicism and criticism about the precarious state of UCF's new conference.
We hear about how it is disintegrating right before our very eyes.
We hear about all the defections and desertions.
We hear how the new Big East UCF is...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:17 PM
— You watch a team so badly outrebounded. You watch a team destroyed on the offensive boards. You watch big man after big man head to the bench with five fouls. You see that team outscored by 13 points on the free throw line.
And afterward you see...
| 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...