| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:45 PM
And they call this progress?
The vagaries of modern football have already strip-mined us of great rivalries such as Texas vs. Texas A&M and Kansas vs. Missouri, with others on the way.
Conference realignment and financial concerns have made schools...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:36 PM
USC said Tuesday that receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules last January when he signed autographs in Florida that have been offered for sale.
Lee, who won the Biletnikoff Award, attended the Bowl Championship Series title game, where the Orange...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:25 PM
It turns out the NCAA can do the right thing — and fast — if you just chase it far enough down a dead-end alley.
Mark Emmert, the organization's embattled president, took swift action Thursday in the wobbly aftermath of Twitter-broken news...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:18 PM
One of the unforeseen perks of the maligned Bowl Championship Series was the annual major-bowl quest of the mid-major.
Will the last year of the BCS mean the last year of the underdog?
Not necessarily, but the new College Football Playoff in two years...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:49 PM
USC says star wide receiver Marqise Lee did not break NCAA rules by signing autographs when he was in Miami in January at some of the same functions as Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel.
USC released three statements Tuesday pertaining to the...
| Apr 3, 2013
Longtime NBA referee worked more than 1,600 games
Greg Willard, 54, a longtime NBA referee who worked more than 1,600 games before he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, died Monday at his home in Huntington Beach, according to NBA...
| Nov 7, 2012
RUSTON, La. — The triggerman for the highest-scoring college offense this side of Oregon can't be found anywhere in this week's NCAA passing statistics.
Stephen Warner is built like a cinder block at 6 feet and nearly 300 pounds, and not one day in...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 11:17 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The only quarterback in the stadium Monday night who knew how to defeat Alabama wasn't allowed to take a snap.
Johnny Manziel, the Heisman Trophy winner, watched from the stands, perhaps reminiscing about his team's upset win...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:45 PM
The end of this season means there's only a year left of the snaggle-toothed Bowl Championship Series, a cartel dreamed up by Satan that has been infuriating college football fans since 1998. We can't wait for the new four-team playoff starting in 2014...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 7:30 PM
People to this day buy Robin Weber bar drinks.
"It's been good for beer," he joked in a recent phone interview.
On New Year's Eve, 1973, a year after the scoop-for-score that made Franco Harris famous, Notre Dame executed its own "Immaculate...
| Sep 24, 2012
You've seen the score, but do you really know it?
People waking up Sunday morning to see Oregon had defeated Arizona, 49-0, could have rightfully concluded:
--Oregon's offense must have gone nuts.
--De'Anthony Thomas took a step closer to winning the...