August 31, 2016

Football and emotion have a tricky relationship.

Too much emotion is a bad thing, but in the case of first-year East Carolina head coach Scottie Montgomery, emotion is a valuable tool in gauging who he wants on the field at a given moment. It will be that thinking, Montgomery said, that will go a…

Montgomery excited for opener

August 30, 2016

Scottie Montgomery is not much of a word mincer thus far in his college football coaching career, and it seems a safe bet that if he says it, he means it.

On Monday, as he manned a podium deep inside East Carolina’s Ward Sports Medicine Building at his first weekly press conference as a head…

AAC: Navy set for post-Reynolds era

August 30, 2016

Keenan Reynolds is one of the most decorated quarterbacks in college football history.

Navy’s efficient triple-option QB ran for a Football Bowl Subdivision record 88 touchdowns from 2012 to 2015, capped by last year’s 24 rushing scores that were complemented by 1,373 ground yards and 1,…

Anders: Resin pays off for NASCAR

August 28, 2016

Boy, Bristol Motor Speedway just can’t catch a break.

After consecutive spring races that were subdued by rain, the place was crammed nearly to capacity for Saturday night’s annual night race before Mother Nature decided to pick on the track once again.

All 40 drivers and teams showed…