| Oct 8, 2012
Handshakes and helmet stickers go out to the two schools known as USC in this week's top 10 — we could not be more thrilled for the players and their families.
The USC at No. 3 lost the legal right to be called USC, so it will heretofore be...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Time is running out to champion a worthwhile cause. "Death to the BCS" is settled law and "Save the WAC" didn't seem worth gumming up a car bumper.
The "West Virginia Defense Fund" closed shop after the Mountaineers' offense showed that it didn't need...
| Oct 12, 2012
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, the Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games.
No. 15 Texas (4-1) vs. No. 13...
| Oct 15, 2012
Oregon fans have been advised to stay away from sharp objects following their beloved Ducks' disturbing No. 3 debut in the first Bowl Championships Series standings.
Third in the BCS is like fourth in the Olympics, but the good news is that this is the...
| Oct 18, 2012
The SEC (a.k.a., BCS) standings were released this week and it was a surprise to see that former Big 12 Conference member Texas A&M is the only Southeastern Conference school ranked between 13th and 25th. The SEC really needs to upgrade its...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Oregon can't afford to keep winning like this. A few more lopsided victories and the Ducks could finish last in the BCS and end up playing in the Toilet Bowl.
On Thursday, Oregon sprinted to a 43-7, second-quarter lead on Arizona State and might have...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Jeff Tedford in his debut season at Cal in 2002 had Michigan State. Jim Harbaugh five years later at Stanford had USC.
But what has first-year Cal coach Sonny Dykes' team achieved this season that might provide a spark for the program's future?
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Are you ready for some Phil Robertson football? Anyone familiar with Duck Dynasty — and judging from the A&E series' ever-rising ratings and the prodigious amount of Duck Dynasty merchandise inundating store shelves this holiday season, that's a lot...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Old Dominion embarks on an adventure in its first season in Conference USA. The league stretches from West Virginia south to Florida and west to Texas and Oklahoma. The Monarchs' aim, obviously, is to be competitive in its new league, and along the way...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:50 PM
ATHENS, Ga. -- Aaron Murray threw for 408 yards and three touchdowns, ran for another score, and led No. 9 Georgia to a 45-21 victory over pesky North Texas on Saturday.
Murray overcame an early interception in the end zone, hooking up with freshman...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Chip Kelly made his debut Monday night with the Philadelphia Eagles after spending five seasons as the head coach of the Oregon Ducks. Many questioned whether Kelly’s up-tempo style of offense would translate from the college game to the pros,...