Posts Tagged Indiana

Playoff spreads championship hope and big games

In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, Utah wide receiver Dres Anderson (6) catches a pass in the end zone during the first quarter against Oregon State in an NCAA college football game in Corvallis, Ore. The pass was ruled incomplete after Anderson had the ball knocked out of his hands. Dres Anderson will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.The Utes announced the injury to their top receiver Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Troy Wayryne, File)

Back when the Bowl Championship Series decided major college football’s champion, its defenders would talk about how it enhanced the regular season and how a larger playoff would take away from it.

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Purdue takes week off to focus on improving

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue’s first bye week came at a good time and the Boilermakers took full advantage of the time off to improve and relax.

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Jeff Gordon’s driver’s ed teacher killed in crash

PITTSBORO, Ind. (AP) — A retired Indiana school principal who was NASCAR star Jeff Gordon’s driver’s education teacher was killed with his wife in a Tennessee crash while returning from watching Gordon race.

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Steelers hope breakout versus Colts only the start

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) scrambles away from Indianapolis Colts inside linebacker D'Qwell Jackson (52) as he looks to pass in the fourth quarter of the NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sure, all those touchdowns and all those yards and all those big plays were nice.

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Notre Dame seeks new identity in 2nd season in ACC

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame enters its second season in the Atlantic Coast Conference seeking a new identity.

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