• Column: NCAA should allow players to leave when coaches bolt In yet another sign of how remarkably out of whack the whole state of college athletics is in this country, Beard left UNLV on Friday to take the head coaching job at Texas Tech - less than two weeks after this mercenary bolted from Arkansas-Little Rock to assume the same job with the Runnin' Rebels. Apr 15
  • Column: Slick Rick deserves to be benched during scandal No surprise there. Slick Rick is set to make more than $50 million over the next decade and has already displayed the remarkable ability to slip through unscathed from the grips of scandal. At this point, he must think his DNA includes a hefty dose of Teflon. Oct 23
  • Central Florida rolls past Newberry 80-62 A.J. Tyler had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead Central Florida to an 80-62 victory over Newberry College on Tuesday night. Dec 1