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Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014

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For UCF, no more hiding in background

For UCF, no more hiding in background

ORLANDO — For most of its time on college football’s top level, UCF has been content to wear the “sleeping giant” label that Knights coach George O’Leary gave the program when he arrived in 2004. ...
Updated: 1 months ago
Miami preview: Five things to watch

Miami preview: Five things to watch

Here are five things to know about the Hurricanes going into this season, and a list of Tampa area players on the roster.
Updated: 1 months ago
Freshman Kaaya to call shots for UM offense

Freshman Kaaya to call shots for UM offense

CORAL GABLES — Brad Kaaya arrived on Miami’s campus in May. Barely three months later, the true freshman is already the Hurricanes’ starting quarterback.
Updated: 1 months ago

UF notes: Gators avoiding injury bug

GAINESVILLE — Florida has so many healthy players heading into the first season, Will Muschamp must be knocking on wood, looking for four-leaf clovers and trying to dodge black cats.
Updated: 1 months ago
Is USC player’s rescue story too good to be true?

Is USC player’s rescue story too good to be true?

LOS ANGELES — Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian says the school is investigating defensive back Josh Shaw’s claim that he injured both of his ankles jumping off a balcony to save his nephew from drowning....
Updated: 1 months ago
Another title, not Heisman, is goal for FSU's Winston

Another title, not Heisman, is goal for FSU's Winston

Unlike Archie Griffin, who admitted it was a goal in 1975, FSU quarterback Jameis Winston said he hasn't even thought about a second Heisman and is more concerned with a second national championship.
Updated: 1 months ago

ACC preview: FSU title helps league’s reputation

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Atlantic Coast Conference owns a few prized possessions that once were property of the Southeastern Conference.
Updated: 1 months ago
FSU preview: Five things to watch

FSU preview: Five things to watch

Here are five things to know about the Florida State Seminoles, and a list of Tampa area players on the team:
Updated: 1 months ago
Verizon will carry SEC Network starting Thursday

Verizon will carry SEC Network starting Thursday

TAMPA — A lonely holdout in the Tampa Bay area, Verizon has now cut a deal to carry the SEC Network, just days before college football broadcasts are scheduled to begin.
Updated: 1 months ago
USC's Shaw jumps from second floor to save nephew

USC's Shaw jumps from second floor to save nephew

LOS ANGELES — Southern California senior cornerback Josh Shaw injured both ankles after leaping from a second-story balcony to save his 7-year-old nephew, Carter, from drowning in a pool.
Updated: 1 months ago