Heisman Watch: J.T. Barrett Has Led Ohio State's Resurrection As Playoff ContenderIf you are looking for this year’s young rising star with a shot to win the Heisman Trophy, look no further than Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett. The freshman starting quarterback has stepped into a tough spot and has grown and matured along the way with terrific results.
5 Must-Watch College Football Games This WeekendWith teams vying for four playoff spots and bowl game placements, this weekend can either cause a big shakeup or solidify seeds/rankings to both the bowl game and playoff picture. While there are many top matchups this weekend to watch, let's look at the 5 must-watch games that have the most at stake for the teams playing in them.
College Football Spotlight: Big Games In November Separate Contenders From PretendersOur expectations before the start of the season can quickly be tarnished in a flash. But no matter what happens, November will always find a way to set the stage for a championship race like no other month can.
College Football Spotlight: Get Ready To Debate One-Loss Playoff ContendersWhich one-loss team has the edge? So many pivotal games are still to come, and the temperature of the playoff change can be flipped and turned upside down any given week.
College Football Spotlight: Battered Big Ten Is Beleaguered, But Not Beaten Just YetUnfortunately for the Big Ten, the chance to prove itself on the national stage in 2014 has officially been missed.
HIGHLIGHTS: No. 11 Dayton Knock Off No. 6 Ohio StateDayton is re-configuring the college basketball map in Ohio. It no longer runs through Columbus after Vee Sanford's layup with 3.8 seconds left secured 11th-seeded Dayton's 60-59 victory over sixth-seeded Ohio State in the second round of the of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
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?
College Football Spotlight: Ohio State A Win Away From BCS Title Shot, Whether SEC Likes It Or NotIf Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.
College Football Spotlight: Biggest Question Now Is Michigan State Or Oklahoma State?The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.
College Football Spotlight: Ohio State Is Going To Pasadena, But For Which Game?It feels weird to suggest that an undefeated Ohio State team could have absolutely no shot to play in the national championship game, but that is the reality staring down at the Buckeyes right now following the release of the latest BCS standings Sunday night.
Sports Verdict: Which Coach Will Have More Wins This Season? Urban Meyer Vs. Nick SabanBoth Alabama and Ohio State are regarded as monstrously strong this year. Which coach will walk away with the most wins?
Riot Police Called In After Louisville Celebration Gets Out Of HandFans poured into the streets, rejoiced in dorms, bars and living rooms, and at one point became so raucous that riot police were briefly called in as the city held all-night parties to celebrate the Cardinals' first NCAA title in a generation.
Five Things: Motivated Cardinals Prevail And Wichita State Stays AliveEven with limited drama—none of the regional finals were particularly thrilling—the NCAA Tournament is a wonderful thing, the perfect blend of fairness and unpredictability.
Rothstein: Thursday's Sweet 16 Primer; X-Factors, Predictions & MoreThe Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That's just one of four great matchups.
Rising Star: Arizona Senior Mark LyonsMark Lyons had a solid career at a perennial basketball power and helped lead his team to the Sweet 16—last season. This season, he helped lead another basketball power, this time Arizona, to the Sweet 16.