Gophers Travel To Florida State For ACC/Big Ten ChallengeThe University of Minnesota men's basketball team will travel to Florida State this year for the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
College Football Spotlight: Stage For Awesome Playoff Set And How The Big 12 Can Join The Fun Next YearThe stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year the Big 12 saw not one but two worthy candidates be shutout of the playoff.
College Football Spotlight: The Playoff Begins NowThe College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.
Heisman Watch: Mariota And Gordon Leading The Race Down Final StretchOregon quarterback Marcus Mariota looks to be the favorite this season, but Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon also has a decent shot to win the award. Everybody else may be playing for third place.
Heisman Watch: Marshall's Rakeem Cato Should Be Considered For A Trip To New YorkAs far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.
Heisman Watch: Notre Dame's Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Reigning Heisman Winner, Jameis WinstonThere is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates, Everett Golson of Notre Dame and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner from Florida State, Jameis Winston.
College Football Spotlight: Notre Dame Fighting For Respect Vs. Florida StateUntil Notre Dame proves it can beat one of the elite programs in college football on a grand stage, the overall assessment of Notre Dame will be that it is good, but not good enough. But this season appears to be up for grabs with plenty of surprises still to come. Can Notre Dame offer one more surprise?
Heisman Watch: Jameis Winston's Repeat Bid Against HistoryAs long as Florida State remains in the College Football Playoff conversation, Jameis Winston will be given plenty of opportunities to create his next Heisman moment.
College Football Spotlight: 10 Thoughts For The 2014 College Football SeasonForget much of what you know about college football. The chase for one of the four playoff spots begins this weekend with a handful of high-profile games.
Florida State Coach's Son Treated For Fanconi Anemia At AmplatzBefore celebrating the BCS National Championship Monday night, Florida State’s head coach was celebrating a different victory. This battle had a much tougher opponent. Jimbo Fisher's son, Ethan, was just 5 years old when doctors diagnosed with Fanconi anemia. It’s a very rare inherited blood disease that can cause a lot of problems, the biggest of which is bone marrow failure.
College Football Spotlight: It May Be Hard To Admit, But The BCS Got It RightAre the two best teams in the country right now scheduled to collide in Pasadena, California? It would be difficult to prove otherwise.
Sports Verdict: Should A One-Loss Team Be In The BCS Championship Game?With the shocking loss of Alabama to Auburn, questions again arise regarding the optimization of the BCS system. One of the primary issues up for debate: should a team with one loss be eligible for the title game?
Andre, Austin Hollins Help Gophers Top Florida State 71-61Andre Hollins scored 21 points and Austin Hollins added 16 as the Gophers beat Florida State 71-61 Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge at Williams Rena. Minnesota improved to 7-2 under new coach Richard Pitino.
Heisman Watch: FSU's Jameis Winston Not A Victim Of Freshman MistakesIt takes a truly special year by a freshman to deserve the kind of Heisman respect that leads to an invite to New York. Fortunately for Florida State, freshman quarterback Jameis Winston is having just that kind of season so far.
College Football Spotlight: Clemson, FSU Ready To Showcase The ACC's BestThis weekend, college football will shift its attention to the ACC. Playing in the shadows of the SEC the last few years, the ACC will offer this week’s game of the week when Clemson hosts Florida State.