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Fresno State quarterback Brandon Connette and the passing game showed signs of life last week against Utah, with the Bulldogs totaling 283 yards through the air. Fresno State quarterback Brandon Connette was back in practice Tuesday, taking part in individual drills, throwing in 7-on-7 periods and - most importantly - taking reps in team periods as the Bulldogs worked their game plan for Saturday's game against Southern Utah.
Duke's Max McCaffrey scores a touchdown against Kansas' Isaiah Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Durham, N.C. Duke's Max McCaffrey scores a touchdown against Kansas' Isaiah Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept.
Sporting a 3-0 record for the first time since 1994, Duke will welcome Tulane to Wallace Wade Stadium on Saturday with the Blue Devils wearing throwback uniforms, including helmets, to honor the 1989 team that shared the ACC championship with Virginia. PATRICK, JOHNSON SIDELINED - It appears Duke will be playing the Green Wave without two starters who were injured in last Saturday's 41-3 wipeout of Kansas, OG Lucas Patrick and DE Dezmond Johnson, who both suffered leg injuries in the Kansas win.
When Zavier Carmichael realized he'd be playing in major college football games less than four months after his high school graduation, someone in his own Duke locker room was there with calming words. "I remember talking to him the first week or so," Duke linebacker David Helton said.
Tulane DE Royce LaFrance tells us why the Wave d-line improved vs. SLU--plus he says it's hard to be in CJ's doghouse: video Tulane DE Royce LaFrance tells us why the Wave d-line improved vs. SLU--plus he says it's hard to be in CJ's doghouse: video Tulane safety Brandon LeBeau returned to practice on Tuesday after missing a week to unspecified "injuries." He worked with the second team unit while Tulane still showed the look it used vs. Southeastern on Saturday - with cornerback Taurean Nixon pushed up to play nickback and putting redshirt freshman Parry Nickerson in at Nixon's old cornerback spot.
The Magic will bring shooting guard Seth Curry, point guard Peyton Siva, power forward Kadeem Batts and shooting guard Drew Crawford to training camp. None of them are expected to make the Magic's roster.
Fresno State's Brian Burrell is pressured by Nebraska's Maliek Collins in the first half on Sept. 13, 2014.
Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski might be the best sports reporter, period, right now. He is an outright savant when it comes to his beat, the NBA - a list of his notable scoops would easily fill a word document.
Five-star recruit Angela Salvadores verbally committed to the Duke Blue Devils via twitter on Sept. 14. The 5-foot-9 Spanish guard is rated as the No.
It was a weekend of upsets as Virginia Tech lost at home to East Carolina just a week after winning in the Horseshoe. What does that say about the Big 10? Bobby Petrino's offense was shutdown by Mike London's defense and Boston College stole the show by knocking off a top 10 opponent.
After graduating four of its top five runners, it looked like this year would be one of rebuilding for Duke. Instead, the Blue Devils just reloaded.
Traveling to the west coast this weekend, Duke survived a whirlwind of three games in 24 hours and a test of team confidence. The No.
Seeing two starting players carted off the field with injuries put a damper on Duke's 41-3 wipeout win over Kansas on Saturday. Duke coach David Cutcliffe said Sunday that the leg injuries suffered by left guard Lucas Patrick and defensive end Dezmond Johnson do not appear to be season-ending injuries.
South Carolina Gamecocks safety T.J. Gurley celebrates a missed field goal by Georgia in the fourth quarter at Williams-Brice Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 in Columbia, S.C. The Gamecocks upset Georgia for a 38-35 win.
Two years ago, half a world away, Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones helped win gold for USA Basketball. While that made the trip to Lithuania successful, it also set the stage for where the three are beginning their college basketball careers.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 03:33 am
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