• The SEC owns College Football

    ATLANTA—The South will rise again Monday night when Alabama will play SEC opponent Georgia for the national championship in the new Mercedes Benz Stadium here. A sellout crowd of 72,000, some paying more than $2,400 a ticket, and President Donald Trump will be in attendance to bear witness to the fact the...

  • Tide rolls into College Football Playoff finals.

    NEW ORLEANS—The message was clear. Don’t give Alabama’s hallowed coach Nick Saban 29 days to prepare for marquis opponent in a revenge game on a big stage like the College Football Playoff semi-finals. Clemson may have been the 2017 national champions, but they were just another burnt offering for the Tide, who...

  • Mayfield’s health key to Oklahoma’s chances in CFP game with Georgia

    NEW ORLEANS—Oklahoma’s All-America quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield will be the biggest star —and the biggest question mark—when the second-seeded Sooners play third seed Georgia in the College Football Playoff semi-finals Monday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Mayfield admitted he has been dealing with “flu like” symptoms after making...

  • Hunter Renfrow has owned Alabama

    NEW ORLEANS– Clemson slot back Hunter Renfrow may look unassuming when he takes the field against Alabama Monday night in the College Football playoff semi-finals here at the Super Dome. The Tigers’ baby faced red shirt junior is only 5-10, 180-pounds and was just 155 when he arrived on campus as a...

  • Alabama vs. Clemson: College football’s newest rivalry.

    NEW ORLEANS—Alabama has been a regular in the College Football Playoffs. The Tide has been selected to play in the national semi-finals all four times since the system underwent its latest change in 2014, winning a title in 2015. But this year, there was some debate about whether Alabama, which is 11-1...

  • USA Basketball announces Women’s World Cup pool

    USA Basketball has announced its 29 player women’s pool for the 2018 World Cup to be held...

  • NCAA Movers and Shakers Weigh in on Corruption Scandal

    NEW YORK– The latest NCAA basketball corruption scandal has left a nasty scar on the sport that...

  • Villanova Building Bridges with big win over Gonzaga at the Garden

    NEW YORK– Villanova has arguably been the hottest team in the country since the Cats have come home from the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas. They blew away Penn, 90-62, in a City Series game Jake Nevin Arena in the Main line last Wednesday, beat Big 5 arch rival St. Joseph’s...

  • U.S. World Cup Qualifying team building chemistry

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — When FIBA made the decision to model its men’s 2019 World Cup in China...

  • Villanova wins second Battle for Atlantis in five years.

    PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas– Villanova has made this island its own version of paradise, defeating Northern Iowa, 64-50, here yesterday to win its second Battle for Atlantis tournament in the past five years. The unbeaten, fifth-ranked Wildcats have been magical in November tournaments, winning five straight and allowing coach Jay Wright to...

  • Brunson helps No. 5 Nova rally past Tennessee in Bahamas

    PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas– Villanova junior point guard Jalen Brunson was a star at Stevenson High School, but he had to wait three years to become the leader of this program. As a freshman, he gave up his McDonald’s All America status, shifting to a shooting guard to play a complimentary role...