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The 2014 ACC football season got underway with a whimper, not a bang Thursday night with an anemic performance by Wake Forest at Louisiana-Monroe in coach Dave Clawson's debut.
Former Duke point guard Alexis Jones, a native of Irving, Texas and former standout at MacArthur High Shool, has signed a Financial Aid Agreement to attend Baylor.
It begins Saturday night when the Blue Devils open a pivotal follow-up season against Elon of the Championship Subdivision.
Opening competition at the Virginia Duals in Charlottesville, Va., women's head coach Christine Engel will get her first look at how her athletes race, and the Blue Devils will preview the course for the 2014 ACC Championships.
A year and 10 wins later, the redshirt junior center represents a strength in what figures to be a solid part of Duke's team this season.
Welcome back to another year of BC Interruption's Pick 5. At the start of our seventh season picking college football games against the spread, Jeff holds a 5-game lead over me, 223-207 to 218-212 .
Two years ago, Schneider played in 13 games as a true freshman, seeing game action for 227 snaps.
Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert throws a pass in practice Monday. The redshirt sophomore quarterback is preparing for the first start of his college career Saturday against No.
No game for Kansas football this week. Just another week-one bye. Charlie Weis sounds happy about the extra week of preparation, especially considering the rash of injuries during fall camp.
Though Fresno State isn't naming a starting quarterback for Saturday's season-opener at No.
Returning starters : Anthony Boone, 6-0, 230, Sr., QB; Josh Snead, 5-9, 190, Sr., RB; Jamison Crowder, 5-9, 175, Sr., WR,; Max McCaffrey, 6-2, 195, Jr., WR; Laken Tomlinson, 6-3, 330, Sr., OG; Takoby Cofield, 6-4, 310, Sr., OT; Matt Skura, 6-4, 300, Jr., C; Jamal Bruce, 6-1, 285, Sr., NG; David Helton, 6-4, 240, Sr., LB; DeVon Edwards, 5-9, 175, ... (more)
Braxton Miller's season-ending shoulder injury has the potential to shake up the national title race, leaving a loaded Ohio State team without one of the country's most dynamic quarterbacks.
Syracuse tailback Devante McFarlane, who is part of a crowded backfield, could nonetheless emerge as a late-round value pick in ACC-only fantasy football leagues.
Duke's Jamison Crowder should again be one of the ACC's top receivers as a senior after setting a league record with 108 catches last season.
When the season opens this Saturday against Elon, Duke will start true sophomores Breon Borders and Bryon Fields at its cornerback positions after their strong freshman seasons in 2013.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:39 am
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