Maryland’s Athletic Department Is A Disaster

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Great piece of reporting by theWashington Post on the state of the University of Maryland's athletic department and its financial woes. Liz Clarke does a great job illustrating the damage universities can do to themselves when they spend too much and rely too much on ticket revenue to make up ...

The End Of The Great Recruiter? Locksley Fired From New Mexico

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Three years ago, Mike Locksley was hired to turn around New Mexico's increasingly depressing football program. Long-time head coach Rocky Long had managed a record somewhere near .500 from 1998 to 2008, but he was fired after a four-win 2008 season despite going 9-4 the year before. Three years later, Locksley ...

Your Week 13 College Football Scores

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

10 am ET: Morning! Happy Thanksgiving! I'm clearly not here, but I will definitely be watching football later tonight. Turns out the Lone Star Showdown is the best game of the day because the NFL scheduler is on crack and decided the Lions and Raiders should get this kind of ...