August 29, 2008
2007 record: 11-2, 7-1 Big Ten (lost to LSU, 38-24, in BCS championship game) Returning starters: 9 offense, 8 defense Key game: at Southern California, Sept. 13
August 30, 2008
VIRGINIA TECH AT EAST CAROLINA Noon, ESPN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AT VIRGINIA 3:30 p.m., WJLA-7, WMAR-2 TOWSON AT NAVY 3:30 p.m. DELAWARE AT MARYLAND 3:45 p.m., ESPN
November 15, 2008
No. 10 Ohio State at Illinois, noon, ESPN; Duke at Clemson, noon, WTTG (Channel 5), WNUV (Channel 54); No. 6 Southern California at Stanford, 7 p.m., Versus. Illinois upset Ohio State on the road last season and will look for an encore at home. Duke needs two wins to become bowl eligible and, in Clemson , faces its easiest remaining opponent. Just like Ohio State, Southern California will look to atone for an upset defeat it suffered last year when it plays Stanford .
January 11, 2010
How will Pete Carroll do as the Seahawks' coach? Carroll, the highly successful coach at Southern California, has reportedly reached a deal with the Seattle Seahawks. How will he fare this time in the NFL? Vote at washingtonpost.com/theleague.
December 2, 2012
NFL 8:30 p.m. New York Giants at Washington » ESPN, WDCA (Channel 20), WTEM (980 AM) NBA 8 p.m. Milwaukee at New Orleans » NBA TV MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. Eastern Michigan at Syracuse » ESPNU 8 p.m. Southern California at Nebraska » Big Ten Network WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. Maryland at Connecticut » ESPN2, WSPZ (570 AM) SOCCER 2:55 p.m. English Premier League:Wigan at Newcastle » ESPN2
April 27, 2008
FIRST ROUND 1. Miami Jake Long, T, Michigan 2. St. Louis Chris Long, DE, Virginia 3. Atlanta Matt Ryan, QB, Boston College 4. Oakland Darren McFadden, RB, Arkansas 5. Kansas City Glenn Dorsey, DT, LSU 6. New York Jets Vernon Gholston, DE, Ohio State 7. New Orleans (from San Francisco via New England) Sedrick Ellis, DT, Southern California 8. Jacksonville (from Baltimore)