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Hall of Fame basketball coach Tarkanian dies

Las Vegas, NV ( – Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian died Wednesday. He was 84 years old. Tarkanian’s son, Danny, confirmed the news via Twitter. “Coach Tark, my father, the greatest man I have ever known, passed today, to take his place in heaven,” wrote Danny Tarkanian. “I will miss him every day of my life.” According to ... Read More »

Syracuse self-imposes postseason ban

Syracuse, NY ( – Syracuse has self-imposed a one-year postseason ban on its men’s basketball team, the school announced Wednesday. The ban will keep the Orange out of this year’s ACC tournament and would also prevent them from playing in the NCAA Tournament. Syracuse previously notified the NCAA of the ban as part of a case that is pending before ... Read More »

East beats West in Shrine Game

St. Petersburg, FL ( – Marvin Kloss booted four field goals as East beat West by a 19-3 count in the 90th edition of the Shrine Game from Tropicana Field. Dominique Brown of Louisville finished with 70 yards and a rushing score on 19 carries for the East. Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason completed seven of his eight pass attempts for ... Read More »

Ohio State upsets Oregon in CFP title game

Arlington, TX ( – A chant of “Zeke” reverberated around AT&T Stadium before Ezekiel Elliott powered into the end zone for his fourth and final touchdown. The Ohio State Buckeyes are back on top. They can thank the inaugural College Football Playoff for that. Elliott ran for 246 yards, totaling over 200 for a third straight game, and Ohio State ... Read More »

‘Nova pulls away from St. John’s in Top-25 showdown

New York, NY ( – Darrun Hilliard scored 21 points and No. 8 Villanova downed No. 24 St. John’s, 90-72, at a lively Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night. The Big East Top-25 clash had a March feel with fans of both schools providing plenty of energy in the back-and-forth battle. The Wildcats (14-1, 2-1 Big East) silenced the Red ... Read More »

‘Spadora on Sports’ Bowl Pick ’em Challenge

Our friends at Spadora on Sports are celebrating bowl season with their annual Bowl Pick ’em challenge. Those interested can click on the link below. The winner will receive a prize from the show! Click here to join! –     Read More »

NFF Concludes Momentous 57th Annual Awards Dinner

25th William V. Campbell Trophy winner David Helton, global humanitarian Dr. Tom Catena, and Hall of Famers Sterling Sharpe, Shane Conlan and LaDainian Tomlinson headlined the night’s honorees. By NFF Correspondent Josh Yonis NEW YORK (Dec. 10, 2014) – The fabled Waldorf Astoria Grand Ballroom in New York City witnessed an all-star cast of history’s greatest football players at the 57th Annual National Football ... Read More »

NFF Press Conference Transcript with the 2014 College Football Hall of Fame Inductees

Presented by Sports Systems provides online solutions for Athletics Directors and Sports Information Directors to better manage the Media and VIPs at sporting events. Click the logo to learn how Sports Systems can support your organization or email In advance of their induction during the 57th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on ... Read More »

2014 John Mackey Award Semi-Finalists Announced

The John Mackey Award, based out of Freeport, NY has announced eight Semi-Finalists for the 2014 Mackey Award Freeport, N.Y. (November 17, 2014) – The John Mackey Award has announced eight semi-finalists for the 2014 John Mackey Award. Listed alphabetically, they are E.J. Bibbs (SR, Iowa State), Evan Engram (SO, Mississippi), Ben Koyack (SR, Notre Dame), Jimmay Mundine (SR, Kansas), Nick ... Read More »

John Mackey Award unveils 2014 Midseason Watch List

The John Mackey Award, based out of Freeport, NY, announces the Top Midseason Contenders for the 2014 Award New York, N.Y. (October 13, 2014) – The John Mackey Award has released the 2014 John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List. Given annually to the most outstanding collegiate tight end, the award recipient is selected by vote of the John Mackey Award Selection Committee ... Read More »