News Stand Archive - December 2011 through April 2011
April 19
CBS Sports: Tony's Top 10: SEC's Burning Spring Questions

April 18
CBS Sports: Why Conferences Are Making Insane Jack From TV

April 7
Gainesville Sun: Imagine If UConn Had Won A College Football Playoff
Times-Picayune: New Orleans Tourism Officials Expect One Of The Strongest Springs Ever

April 6
Sun News: To Determine Best Team, BCS Better Than Tourney

April 4
Wall Street Journal: Let's Be Careful What We Wish For
CBS Sports: Action Needed With College Football's Intergrity On The Line

March 31
Times-Picayune: Fiesta Bowl Flap Likely To Have Big Ramifications For The BCS

March 28
Memphis Commercial Appeal: SEC Football Teams Kick Off With Top-Tier Foes

March 26
Times-Picayune: Curtis Pole Vaulter Dalton Duvio Overcomes Freak Ankle Injury To Set A 17-1 Record In Winning Allstate Sugar Bowl Track And Field Championships

March 25
Times-Picayune: Field Performances Propel Curtis To Lead At Sugar Bowl Track Meet

March 24
Times-Picayune: NCAA Tournament's Regionals Can Have Its Ecstasy And Agony
Daytona Beach News Journal: BCS Actually Has It Right

March 18
Blatant Homerism Blog: Bowl's Aren't The Bad Guys
New Orleans Living: How Sweet It Is

March 17
San Jose Mercury News: Even If You Hate The BCS, Do You Really Believe A Selection Committee Would Be Above Reproach?

March 14
Times-Picayune: Southeast Regional of NCAA Tournament Filled With Contenders  

March 10
Indianapolis Star: Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany Oversees Massive Growth To League

March 9
Times-Picayune:Premier Sporting Events Are On The Horizon For New Orleans  

March 2
Times-Picayune: Southern California Bests Alabama For Crown At Sugar Bowl Golf Tournament
 
February 25
Times-Picayune: Sugar Bowl Golf Tourney Is The Place To Be Sunday

February 24
Times-Picayune: Star-Studded Field Set For Allstate Sugar Bowl Golf Championship

February 22
USA Today: Mark Cuban Forms Company In Quest To Start Major College Football Playoff
ESPN: The SEC Begins Its Quest For Six In A Row

February 14
ESPN: Mark Emmert: Transparency Is Vital

February 11
ESPN: Q&A: Dan Beebe On The Big 12's Future

February 8
ESPN: Best of Times, Worst of Times for Mike Slive
ESPN: Kicking it with Mike Slive
NCAA: NCAA Football Attendance Reaches New Heights

January 26
Daily Gamecock: Despite Criticism, NCAA Doesn't Need A Playoff

January 25
Tulsa World: Bill Hancock Rises Above BCS Rancor
Omaha World Herald: Q&A With NCAA President Mark Emmert

January 20
Associated Press: Texas Reaches 20-Year, $300 Million Deal With ESPN
CBS Sports: What The Longhorn Network Means To The BCS

January 19
Fort Worth Star Telegram: With Bowl Season Complete, Who Benefits?
Birmingham News: Listen Carefully To College Athletes

January 18
Houston Chronicle: College Football Bowl Games Succeed On Many Levels
ESPN: Bowl Season Runs Emotional Gamut
SB Nation: The College Football Alphabetical: Saying Goodbye to 2010, One Letter At A Time
ESPN: Expansion, Upsets Among 2010's Storylines

January 13
Sports Illustrated: Whose Game Is It Anyway?
Orange County Register: BCS Is The Best We Can Do - For Now
Blog Maverick: TCU Vs Auburn Won't Happen And Morn On The BCS

January 12
Real Clear Sports: Another Near-Perfect Season For BCS
Bloomberg: Auburn's Win In BCS Title Game Produces Cable Television's Highest Rating

January 11
Los Angeles Times: BCS Title Game Is One For The Ages
Los Angeles Times: BCS and ESPN Are Happy With Current College Football Format
Associated Press: Old Bowl System More Likely Than Playoff
Kansas City Star: BCS Executive Director Defends The Current Bowl System
Philadelphia Daily News: BCS Boss Happy With System
USA Today: BCS' Bill Hancock A Calm Voice Amid Passion
Virginia Pilot: Flaws Abound In BCS System, But Playoffs Would Be A Bust

January 10
Florida Today: Musburger Says Players Don't Want College Football Playoffs
Los Angeles Times: Love It Or Hate It, BCS Has Lifted All Of College Football
Arizona Republic: Q&A With Bowl Championship Series Executive Director Bill Hancock
Associated Press: Fan Apathy Could Be Greatest Threat To BCS
South Carolina Morning News: BCS Not Changing Anytime Soon
Fanhouse: BCS Title Game Ticket Has Become The Most Expensive In US Sports History
Denver Post: BCS Title Tickets Going For Astronomical Prices

January 6
Columbus Dispatch: In the end, Ohio State's seniors made headlines for right reasons
Times-Picayune: Dane Sanzenbacher's grab provides early inspiration for Ohio State
Times-Picayune: Ohio State turns nightmare comeback into long-awaited dream 
Cleveland Plain Dealer: In a battle of quarterbacks of tomorrow, Ohio State's Terrelle Pryor seizes the night for the Buckeyes
Log Cabin Democrat: Examining the ups, downs, 'what ifs' and angels of the Sugar Bowl
Arkansas Sports 360: From Holtz and Bear to Petrino and Tressel
Times-Picayune: BCS, which has its flaws, is right approach

December 29
Arizona Republic: Phoenix-Area Hotels Get Boost From College Football Bowl Games
ESPN: Cultures Clash In BCS Bowls
Columbus Dispatch: Hog Heaven
Southwest Times: Razorbacks Ready For Big Stage of BCS

December 28
Pittsburgh Tribune: Penn State President Discusses BCS System
Augusta Chronicle: Michaux, Bowl Executive Debate BCS System
Arizona Republic: Insight Bowl Becomes Top Draw, Economic Boom
Kansas City Star: K-State Coaches Discuss Bowls/Playoffs

December 24
Columbus Dispatch: Ohio State pays the price
Omaha World-Herald: Bowls not to blame if schools in the red
San Francisco Examiner: Appreciate college football for what it is

December 23
Hartford Courant: UConn's Fiesta appearance will boost recruiting

December 22
NewOrleans.com: Kimball High is a family affair entering Sugar Bowl tourney

December 21
NewOrleans.com: Imhotep Panthers ready to growl in Sugar Bowl hoops tourney
Dallas Morning News: Hey, Mark Cuban!  BCS Is Working Just Fine Without Your Cash

December 20
NewOrleans.com: John Ehret heads into Sugar Bowl tourney as major 5A threat
The Oklahoman: Q&A: BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock
Columbus Dispatch: Bowls Work For Teams Like Ohio
St. Louis Post Dispatch: NCAA President Finds Himself in Boiling Pot
ADWEEK: ESPN's Bowling For Dollars With BCS

December 17
The Birmingham News: SEC continues baseabll tournament negotiations, eyes late-January decision
Columbus Dispatch: Sugar Bowl: OSU's lost fumbles few, far between
Palm Springs Desert Sun: College Bowl Season About To Strike Chord
ESPN: Dashing Through The Bowl Season
USA Today: Twenty-Four Days Of Bowl-Mas And One Golden Ring

December 15
AP College Football: Buckeyes tired of SEC bowl domination
Columbus Dispatch: Arkansas a riddle for Buckeyes
Cleveland Plain Dealer: Ohio State's recent defensive success in bowls provides confidence in Sugar Bowl matchup vs. Arkansas

December 13
Athens Banner-Herald: Bowls Are The Best Option For College Football
San Francisco Chronicle: BCS Is Better Than What We Had Before
Fanhouse: Five-Step Drop: Ohio State Tickets Snapped Up Quickly - In Arkansas
Fanhouse: A Plus-One Playoff Is Unlikely

December 10
Chicago Tribune: Plenty of Reasons Bowl System Is Better Than Playoff
South Carolina State: BCS Works, No Matter What Critics Say
Sports Illustrated: BCS May Be Unpopular, But It's Unlikely To Be Deemed Illegal
Sports Business Journal: IMG Intercollegiate Forum: BCS Boss Hancock Talks Playoff, ESPN

December 9
USA Today: Yet Again, College Football's BCS Works
Dallas Morning News: Please Don't Shoot The Messenger, But The BCS Works
Arizona Republic: Lineup Lifts Arizona's Image, Economy
Cleveland Plain Dealer: Ohio State Sells Out Sugar Bowl Ticket Allotment - But Not Necessarily To All Buckeyes Fans
ESPN: Commissioners Disagree On Postseason

December 8
CBS Sports: Fair is fair, and the BCS got it right this time
Desert Sun: The BCS had had its share of detractors, but not me

December 7
Colombus Dispatch: Football: Buckeyes aim high, settle for sugar
Cleveland Plain Dealer: Sugar Bowl berth continues Ohio State's run on BCS invitations
Wall Street Journal Blog: The Year The BCS Got It Right
Huffington Post: Thank You BCS
Tulsa World: Practices For Bowl Game Invaluable To Team Growth

December 6
Columbus Dispatch: Sugar Bowl: Hogs-Buckeyes
Colombus Dispatch: BCS Might Have Gotten It Right - For Once
Cleveland Plain Dealer: Sugar Bowl berth continues Ohio State's run on BCS invitations
Arkansas Democrat Gazette: Arkansas, Ohio State bound for the Sugar Bowl
Times-Picayune: Arkansas gleefully accepted the invitation to play in the Allstate Sugar Bowl
USA Today: Sugar Bowl: Arkansas brings another SEC test for Ohio State
CBS Sports: BCS Gets Break With (Mostly) Controversy-Free Year
CBS Sports: BCS Breakdown: Looking At The Biggest Of Bowl Season
New York Times: B.C.S. Title Game Promises To Be Sprint To The Finish

December 5
Times-Picayune: SEC title game sets up Arkansas vs. Ohio State Sugar match

December 3
USA Today: Oregon Planning For Fast Pace To Lift Them Into BCS Title Game
ESPN Big Ten Blog: Big Ten Teams On Sugar Bowl's Radar
Shreveport Times: Cotton Bowl Likes LSU As Top Choice
Boston Globe: A Tricky Game of Leapfrog
Las Vegas Review-Journal: Spurrier Could Be Anti-BCS Savior

December 2
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: College Football Playoffs?  A Bad Idea
Sports Illustrated: Letter To Te Editor in SI
Columbus Dispatch: Bowl Game Destination Still Only Speculation
Columbus Dispatch: Gee Backs Off Football Remarks
Sports Illustrated: Why Auburn Can't Afford To Slip On Championship Saturday; More Mail

December 1
Times-Picayune: You can't blame the BCS for how college football has gone this season
Florida Today: BCS' upheaval great for game
Birmingham News: Six years after the worst BCS snub, Auburn has no excuses this time
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Risks, yes, but TCU had to head east
Cincinnati Enquirer: Five questions for Bill Hancock
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