Thank God I live out west and was able to score a Gator-less copy of the Sporting News College Football ’08. I’ll take USC’s Rey Maualuga on a cover instead of Jesus Christ Tebow and a dirty Seminole (Greg Carr) as the inset.

Not only are the Miami Hurricanes absent on the regional cover (pictured above), but outside of the ACC…

POSTED BY admin AT June 29th, 2008 11:49   10 Comments
It almost sounds like a gag headline, don’t it? 47-31 Fresno State is your college baseball National Champion for 2008. As if Oregon State’s improbable back-to-back titles of 2006-2007 weren’t enough, now it’s the Bulldogs who are celebrating.

Anyone who ever chest-thumps or drones on about regular season stats, #1 rankings and how a National Championship is simply ‘expected’ after a…

POSTED BY admin AT June 26th, 2008 05:01   0 Comments

Forgive the untimeliness of this piece.

For The U, the college baseball season came to a crashing thud Wednesday afternoon. After spending countless hours watching games and covering this squad the past few months, it was time for a breather before deciding to sum up what went wrong in a heartbreaking post-season.

That and the sun was shining all weekend, so once…

POSTED BY admin AT June 23rd, 2008 03:46   1 Comments

Miami Hurricanes recruit Zach Kane was arrested over the weekend and charged with aggravated assault, back home in Toms River, NJ.

Around 11pm on Saturday, the linebacker prospect “allegedly” broke a bottle over the head of a fellow teen, causing the victim to receive upwards of nine stitches.

I know what I’m going to say here isn’t going to jive with some, but…

POSTED BY admin AT June 17th, 2008 09:39   37 Comments

Always a bridesmaid, never a bride.

Let’s hope it stays that way for the rest of Mike Martin’s tenure at Florida State.

The arch-rival Miami Hurricanes ended the Seminoles season… again. Regardless of whether the Canes can come back to win it all, there is a sense of satisfaction sending Florida State home early after a 7-5 win on Monday.

Miami’s last two-and-out…

POSTED BY admin AT June 17th, 2008 04:22   7 Comments