Skip directly to content

Blog

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 3:44pm

The 2014 Masters Tournament was not a keeper. Clearly the audience agreed.

 

While Bubba Watson was obviously the most dominant player in the field and earned his second green jacket, the drama that defines the Masters was conspicuously absent.

By Scott Michaux
Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 4:42pm

Because this is my webpage and I can put whatever I like on it.

 

I like this very much.

 

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Coach Tony Bennett climbed up to the rim, gave the net a final snip and twirled and raised it toward all those Virginia fans.

 

Savor it, Cavaliers.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 9:59pm

Adam Scott says he has finalized his Australian-themed menu for the Champions Dinner, but the reigning Masters champion wasn't ready to reveal all of it just yet.

 

But he did offer a couple of clues.

 

"My mom's dessert's on there," Scott said after practising his putting on Tuesday before at PGA

By Scott Michaux
Sunday, February 16, 2014 - 12:54pm

After nearly 60 years, the late Dwight D. Eisenhower appealed to a higher authority and finally got his wish.

 

Mother Nature did what original club chairman Clifford Roberts refused to do and tore down the most famous pine at Augusta National Golf Club -- the Eisenhower Tree.

 

Masters Tournament

By Scott Michaux
Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 7:32pm

The Pro Football Hall of Fame is finally whole, and Ray Guy’s legacy is complete.

 

Saturday’s long overdue election of Guy to the 2014 Hall of Fame class rights a long-standing blemish on the Canton, Ohio, institution.

By Scott Michaux
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 2:19pm

Augusta National Golf Club’s global growth initiatives are spreading as quickly as kudzu.

 

With the 5-year-old Asian-Pacific Amateur already producing banner headline stars, the club will partner with the R&A and the USGA to bring the model to Latin America – which for the purposes of this new

By Scott Michaux
Friday, January 10, 2014 - 4:45pm

BRIDPORT, Tasmania – If the quality of the golf experience is proportional to the effort if takes to get there, Barnbougle is at the top of the destination golf food chain.

 

Or perhaps the bottom, since Tasmania is south of Down Under.

 

Barnbougle Dunes and its younger sister course, Lost Farm,

By Scott Michaux
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 12:39pm

The BCS certainly went out with a bang.

 

Florida State finally stopped Auburn’s run of luck in the last staged title game.

 

Clemson avenged its Orange Bowl demons.

 

Oklahoma pulled out all the strings to flummox Alabama in the Sugar.

 

Michigan State proved defense still exists against Stanford

By Scott Michaux
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 9:59pm

For Mullet. R.I.P. Dave Martin.

By Scott Michaux
Monday, December 23, 2013 - 6:48pm

Does anyone really care about bowl games? Be honest.

 

No.

 

But since they exist, let’s go through the final motions of trying to make sense of the unpredictable. With so much time elapsed since everyone last played and so little inspiration for many teams, bowl results quite often defy logic.

 

By Scott Michaux
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 6:11pm

Wrote this in September of 2012 and believed it.

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. — We gathered here today to see how South Carolina would handle a step up in competition from East Carolina and Alabama-Birmingham.

We left wondering whether new Southeastern Conference East member Missouri was in fact a step up in

By Scott Michaux
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 7:57pm

Duke and North Carolina play football for something called the Victory Bell. You probably didn’t know that because you’ve never had any reason to care.

 

Blue Devils and Tar Heels typically don’t play meaningful games until February.

By Scott Michaux
Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 10:11pm

ATHENS, Ga. – Aaron Murray was playfully defiant before his last night between the hedges.

 

“They may have to send a police escort to come and get me off,” Murray told radio host Charlie McAlexander before Senior Night. “I’m not going to want to leave that field.”

 

Instead it was two Georgia

By Scott Michaux
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 11:13am

ESPN reported that the DNA in the underwear of the woman who filed a sexual assault complaint in Tallahassee, Fla., last Dec. 7 matches that of Jameis Winston. Odds of it being someone else’s DNA is one in 2.2 trillion.

By Scott Michaux
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 11:02pm

CLEMSON, S.C. – How much longer does Georgia Tech tolerate this?

 

Head coach Paul Johnson takes the Yellow Jackets to a bowl game every season. He averages eight wins a year.

By Scott Michaux

Pages