| Nov 30, 2013
| 10:35 PM
Now that your heart rates have retreated to somewhere near normal, didn’t we tell you the Bowl Championship Series (almost) always works out?
Shoot, after days like Saturday, why are they even scrapping it for next season’s playoffs?
| Nov 28, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games:
9 a.m.: Iowa...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:09 PM
Rankman extends deepest Thanksgiving apologies to Florida, Michigan, Arizona, California, Oregon State, Arkansas and North Carolina, who did not make the top 25 and therefore could not defend themselves against this onslaught of rivalry jokes. The...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1. Enjoy Thanksgiving dinner on Fox Sports 1 with Texas Tech at Texas in a game that will feature tight camera shots of Mack Brown and endless speculation about who might replace him as Texas coach....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Did Coach O get himself a head coaching job (Saturday) night?
Not unless I missed a big story in my morning paper, but I do think USC interim Coach Ed Orgeron is moving closer to the point of no return. This is the "careful what you wish...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:42 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 13 Michigan State (9-1) at...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:40 PM
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Ka'Deem Carey ran for 206 yards and four touchdowns while becoming Arizona's all-time leading rusher, and the Wildcats took advantage of numerous Oregon miscues to shock the fifth-ranked Ducks, 42-16, on Saturday.
Coming off a...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Shawn Moffitt kicked a 23-yard field goal as time expired after Rannell Hall got behind the Temple defense for a 64-yard reception, and No. 15 Central Florida survived a scare with a 39-36 victory Saturday.
Central Florida's last...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Alabama played lousy and Auburn got lucky, but nothing changes as another November starts to coalesce around SEC headquarters in Birmingham, Ala.
It's almost like the swallows returning to Capistrano.
When undefeated Auburn was left out of the BCS...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 11:09 PM
CHICAGO — Keith Appling, Gary Harris and Adreian Payne all scored in double figures for No. 2 Michigan State, and Branden Dawson tipped in a miss with less than six seconds left to give the Spartans a cushion in their 78-74 victory over top-ranked...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:07 PM
The creamy filling in these rankings may be soft but check out the historic crust. You have Alabama and Florida State on top, destined to meet for this season's Bowl Championship Series title, offset by a new bottom of Texas and USC. The Longhorns and...