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College baseball can be a strange sport. Aluminum bats, suspect pitching and liberal scheduling of double headers all lead to some strange scores and comebacks. This one, though, stands apart: Minnesota State 41, Bemidji State 20. Just...
David Fox
2 months ago
ESPN’s Saturday College Football Final will have a new look during the 2015 season. Analyst Lou Holtz and ESPN have parted ways by a “mutual agreement,” SI.com’s Richard Deitsch reported Sunday night. Holtz, the 78-year...
David Fox
2 months ago
Michigan Wolverines
Is it easier to win at Ohio State or Michigan? Wisconsin or Nebraska? Which program provides the most support? Which program has access to the best players? Which program has proven it can succeed at a high level over time? Which program has...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
TCU Football New Jerseys 2015
TCU just missed out on playing in college football’s playoff in 2014, and the Horned Frogs will resume their quest for the national championship with a new uniform combination in 2015. After Friday night’s spring game, TCU released...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Tyler Ulis
Kentucky’s NBA Draft prospects left little room for drama. Seven Wildcats announced — simultaneously — that they’d head for the NBA Draft on Thursday, less than a week after their what would be their final game for Kentucky...
David Fox
2 months ago
Ole Miss Rebels
There is some serious excitement in Oxford entering 2015. And for good reason. Hugh Freeze has built this Rebels roster to a point where it can compete against the best in the country. It’s in better shape than it’s been in decades...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Georgia Bulldogs
Georgia and Mark Richt will once again be the front-runner to win the SEC East. He’s got an elite roster that fits his offensive style and a defense that finally appears poised to be one of the nation’s best. However...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Baylor Bears
It appears that a rule forcing a college football conference to have at least 12 teams and two divisions to hold a championship game will be nullified by 2016. Fans across the Big 12 are ecstatic. But the Big 12 didn’t get left...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Le'Veon Bell
Pittsburgh Steelers’ running back Le’Veon Bell has been suspended for the first three games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. He is appealing the penalty (also includes the loss of an additional...
Mark Ross
2 months ago
Prince Fielder has a history of belly flops on the baseball field. Remember the 2013 Tigers vs. Red Sox ALCS game?  And Fielder had another interesting moment this week, as he attempted to make a foul territory catch for the Rangers...
Jesica Parsley
2 months ago
Jeremy Johnson
Each season always brings a new cast of college football stars. Whether it’s touted true freshmen living up to the hype in their first season on campus, a sophomore ready to emerge in their second year, or an upper classmen taking on a bigger...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Larry Fedora is entering a critical season in Chapel Hill. The Tar Heels are 13-11 in ACC play in three seasons with him at the helm and it’s a big reason why he made a big switch on defense. Gene Chizik is now running the unit in an...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Florida State Seminoles
Florida State still might be the top dog in the ACC. The Seminoles clearly boast the most talented roster in the conference and have a proven leader in head coach Jimbo Fisher.  But this league is getting better around FSU and...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
We don’t have footage of Gene Sarazen’s famous double eagle from 1935, but on Masters Sunday 2012, we saw something just as good and just as rare — Louis Oosthuizen's double eagle, the first at the par-5 second hole in Masters...
Rob Doster
2 months ago
BYU Cougars
Bronco Mendenhall has never had a losing season at BYU. He’s grown accustomed to winning, posting five seasons with at least 10 wins during his decade-long career in Provo. But a move to independence has increased scheduling...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Penn State Nittany Lions
James Franklin enters his second season in Happy Valley with his work cut out for him. The quarterback position is settled and the defense should be in good shape under star coordinator Bob Shoop, but his offensive line and running game are...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
It's one of the great traditions of Masters week: the Tuesday night Champions Dinner, where the defending champ gets to pick the cuisine for everyone — although not everyone has to eat it, as diners are free to order from the menu....
Rob Doster
2 months ago
Auburn Tigers
 Hosts Braden Gall and Steven Lassan go in-depth with an early 2015 SEC conference preview. Does the balance of power in the SEC West still lie in the State of Alabama or has the State of Mississippi taken control? What do the guys...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Texas Longhorns
The Big 12 isn’t the best conference in college football but it sure is one of the most entertaining. Baylor-TCU might have been the best game of the year regardless of conference. Oklahoma-TCU wasn’t far behind. Both the Bedlam...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Not all national champions are created equal, especially in college basketball. With 64 teams — and now 68 — competing for a national title, the odds for a random result in the postseason is almost certain. In some ways,...
David Fox
2 months ago
A champion has been crowned in college basketball, and while the shining moment will continue in Durham, the rest of the sport is starting to look to 2015-16. Some programs are under more pressure than others in the coming days and...
David Fox
2 months ago
Bo Ryan
In a postgame interview with CBS, Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan was critical of the officiating in his team's national championship game loss to Duke. In comments to CBS’ Tracy Wolfson, Ryan said the game had more body contact...
David Fox
2 months ago
Tyus Jones
Duke has needed to answer in tight spots before, but no pressure situation this season was quite like this. The answer was, again, the same. Let Tyus Jones take over. In a rare Duke year ruled by freshmen, the rookies led the way for the...
David Fox
2 months ago
Jahlil Okafor
How much Duke and Wisconsin can glean from their matchup in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge back in December may be negligible. Some tendencies and stylistic traits may be similar, but consider the personnel. In that meeting in Madison — an 80...
David Fox
2 months ago
Mike Trout
The American League champion has won just one of the past five World Series. Will the 2015 MLB season produce a different result for the Junior Circuit? Last season, the Kansas City Royals put an end to their 29-year playoff drought in dramatic...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago

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