Virginia Tech Football Mid-Season Superlatives

(Photo: USA TODAY Sports)   We have reached the midway point of the college football season, and Virginia Tech is now 4-2 (3-0 ACC). With six games in the rear view mirror — and another five games ahead — VTScoop looks at several mid-season superlatives for the Hokies.

‘Season Two’ begins for Gophers football team

‘Season Two’ begins for Gophers football team

His team delivered its most eye-opening performance of the season on Saturday, going toe-to-toe with now second-ranked Ohio State in front of more than 100,000 for the better part of four quarters. In the end, P.J. Fleck’s Gophers lost 30-14 in a game they led twice in the first quarter and trailed by only six […]

College football final scores: Ranking Week 7’s games by surprise

College football final scores: Ranking Week 7’s games by surprise

There is usually a week that makes no sense, and it usually happens in October. We thought we understood the stakes for the rest of the way, and we thought we at least understood who was good and who wasn’t. And then college football goes “PSYCHE” and shakes everything up. Week 7 was a shakeup […]

One all-black high school team takes a stand

One all-black high school team takes a stand

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE LANHAM, Md. — Football practice had ended early at Capital Christian Academy, a small all-black private school in suburban Washington, and the team’s leaders decided it was time to talk to their new coach. It […]

LSU beating Georgia may put three SEC teams in College Football Playoff

LSU beating Georgia may put three SEC teams in College Football Playoff

CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Paul Myerberg and George Schroeder tell us how both teams could pull off the victory. USA TODAY LSU hosts Georgia in a key SEC clash this week. (Here, Quarterback Joe Burrow (9) hands off to running back Nick Brossette.)(Photo: Kim Klement, USA TODAY Sports) The most impactful regular-season game of […]

Who is the best coach of the first half?

Who is the best coach of the first half?

USA TODAY Sports Published 12:42 p.m. ET Oct. 11, 2018 CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Dan Wolken discusses a pair of teams that are under-performing but one stands out as most disappointing. USA TODAY Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly watches his team during the second half against Ball State.(Photo: Nam Y. Huh, AP) Each week […]

1 43 44 45 46 47 74