MAC

Akron RubberDucks complete 4-game sweep of Binghamton

AKRON, Ohio -- Bobby Bradley had a two-run homer and Joe Sever and Sam Haggerty each had a pair of RBI to lead the RubberDucks to a 9-5 win Sunday …

Eastern League

LISTEN: Drew Brees On The Scott Sands Show

2 days ago<p>Drew Brees announced this week Football In America, the non-contact youth co-ed flag football league he launched in 2017, would expand to …

Drew Brees

Notre Dame Football: Freshman Braden Lenzy is Older than Junior Jonathan Jones (And Other Roster Oddities)

Jonathan Jones, a rising junior, played in all 13 games for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish last year. He made 10 tackles — seven unassisted — and is …

College Football

Michigan State Football: Ranking 2018 opponents by difficulty

Michigan State football’s 2018 schedule won’t be easy, but which opponents stand out above the rest. Here’s the Spartans schedule, ranked by …

College Sports

2018 Akron Beacon Journal Male Scholar Athlete of the Year: Jaret Pallotta of Jackson

Ohio

Linda Castillo Author Signing

Author Signing <br>Saturday July 14, 2018 12:00 PM<p>Join us at 12PM and meet New York Times bestselling author Linda Castillo for the release of her new …

Akron

Bills taking a long look at Branden Oliver

If you don’t follow the other Buffalo football team then you may not know they have had some off season issues in the backfield. Buffalo Rumblings …

Fantasy Football

Binghamton’s Tim Tebow back in Akron after playing in Eastern League All-Star Game

Ohio

University of Akron men’s basketball: St. V-M graduate Scott Walter accepts preferred walk-on spot

Akron

Which programs have the best special teams for 2018?

Which college football programs have the top special-teams units for 2018? Surprisingly, two Pac-12 schools rank atop the list.<p>Here are the rest of …

College Football

Delpech and Korinek Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year - Kent State University

<b>KENT, Ohio</b> <b>—</b> Kent State's<p>Ines Delpech(fied hockey) andJordan Korinek(women's basketball) were announced as nominees for the 2018 NCAA Woman of the …

College Sports

Mid Summer Predictions

The other editors and I started talking around the Bull Run water cooler and came up with our season predictions for 2018.<p>We all see one of UB’s best …

Buffalo Bulls

Baltz breaks down what's next?

Frankfort (Ill.) Lincoln Way East senior quarterback recruitJack Baltz (6-foot-5, 185 pounds) is back in camp this week with the defending Class 8A …

College Sports

College football: Who are the favorites in each conference?

At least one Las Vegas sports book likes Ohio State to defend its Big Ten championship.<p>The Buckeyes are a 3/2 favorite to win the conference in …

College Sports

Penn State Football 2018 Player Profile: LB Jesse Luketa

STATE COLLEGE, PA - SEPTEMBER 01: A Penn State Nittany Lions helmet sits on the field during warm ups prior to the start of the Nittany Lions game …

College Football

Illinois Football adds game versus Toledo in 2023

The year is 2023. It’s September 2.<p>The freshmen on Illinois Football’s team were born in 2005, the seniors in 2001. The Marching Illini are playing, …

College Sports

Sam Beal fills significant need for New York Giants

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 2: Sam Beal #18 of the Western Michigan Broncos and teammate Keion Adams #1 react after stopping the Wisconsin Badgers from a …

Football (U.S.)

Best in College Sports: Ohio State beats out Alabama to take home the 2017-18 award

Though the Buckeyes did not bring home a national title, their consistency drove them to the top<p>Which college athletic program had the best overall …

College Sports

Sam Beal is headed to the Big Apple after being picked up in the NFL Supplemental Draft

According to this article by Nick Buckley of the Battle Creek Enquirer, Sam Beal, of the Western Michigan Broncos, was picked up in the third round …

NFL

Women's Cross Country Unveils 2018 Schedule

<b>YPSILANTI, Mich. (EMUEagles.com)</b> - Eastern Michigan University women's cross country Head Coach Sue Parksannounced the team's 2018 schedule Thursday, …

College Sports

University of Akron football: Hoban graduate Jonah Morris transfers from Indiana to UA; former Knights star ready to play wide receiver for Zips

College Sports

Know Your Notre Dame Football Enemy: The Ball State Cardinals

The Notre Dame football team will host Ball State in its second game of the 2018 season. Here’s what you need to know.<p>Over the next couple of weeks, …

College Sports

Seven Bulls Named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athletes

<b>CLEVELAND, OH -</b> The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight spring sports during this 2017-18 …

Buffalo Bulls

Indians' Double-A affiliate in Akron retiring LeBron's No. 23

It's barely been a week since LeBron James decided to leave Cleveland for a second time, but Northeast Ohio is already starting to honor its departed …

Baseball

Four Broncos Earn MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete Honors - Western Michigan University

<b>CLEVELAND, Ohio –</b> The Mid-American Conference announced on Monday thatJesse Forestell,Andrew Reisinger,Andrew StoneandJack Szottof Western Michigan …

Kent State

Jannik Opitz Tagged as MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete - Western Michigan University

<b>CLEVELAND –</b> SophomoreJannik Opitzof the Western Michigan men's tennis team was tagged a Mid-American Conference Distinguished Scholar Athlete for the …

Western Michigan University

UB Football Flash Sale Set For Thursday

<b>BUFFALO, NY -</b> Fans will have an opportunity to buy discounted tickets for the upcoming 2018 football season as the Division of Athletics will be …

Buffalo Bulls

Akron RubberDucks to retire LeBron James’ number, introduce G.O.A.T. Burger

Lebron James

A definitive, authoritative and completely correct ranking of every FBS school's nickname

I don’t know about you, but I’ve enjoyed following this year’s World Cup. The mechanics of the sport are (literally) foreign to me, but we in college …

College Sports

Katie Kolinski Named Director Of Women’s Basketball Operations

<b>BUFFALO, NY –</b> Former Syracuse men's basketball graduate assistant coach Katie Kolinski has been named University at Buffalo women's basketball …

Buffalo Bulls