The final chapter of a new era in college football will be written Monday night in Arlington, Texas. The first year of the College Football Playoff will come to a close with Pac-12 champion Oregon squaring off against Big Ten champion Ohio State with the first, truly definitive, outright national championship on the line in the history of major college football.
Luol Deng scored a season-high 30 points, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade added 20 apiece and the Miami Heat stayed perfect against Dallas since the 2011 NBA Finals with a 105-96 victory over the Mavericks on Sunday night.
The Miami Hurricanes have set themselves up with what will be a very hyped season opener in a few years.
A judge threw out a sexual assault lawsuit filed against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on Thursday, saying the claims were barred by Texas law limiting the time in which a case can be filed.
Jameis Winston and No. 1 Florida State might have to play better for a return trip to the stadium where the next national title will be decided.
The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.
For the first time in decades, the University of Florida Gators football team will play an out-of-conference game outside the state of Florida.
The Florida State Seminoles have never been a team to shy away from playing the toughest non-conference opponents and that will be the case next year as well.