Illinois AD On Coach He Just Rehired: "It's Not Ideal"

Illinois ended their football season with a 24-14 loss to in-state rival Northwestern yesterday. At 5-7, they won’t make a bowl game, but the school re-upped the contract of head coach Bill Cubit after the loss for two more years. Illinois’ interim athletic director Paul Kowalczyk was, uh, not enthused about it: »23 minutes ago11/29/15 2:31pm


The Best Value In Toaster Ovens Hits A New Low Price

You want find a better bang for your toaster oven buck than this Panasonic, discounted to an impulse range $74 for the next 16 hours. [Panasonic NB-G110P Flash Xpress Toaster Oven, $74] »Today 1:45pm11/29/15 1:45pm

Controversy Over Lumberjack Celebration Engulfs Grey Cup

In what’s probably the most Canadian sentence I will ever write, the Edmonton Eskimos have successfully lobbied the Canadian Football League to restrict the Ottawa Redblacks from bringing along the loggersports team that traditionally saws off a celebratory log slice after touchdowns. The Grey Cup takes place this… »Today 12:55pm11/29/15 12:55pm

Schrödinger's Football: Today's Guide To Ignoring The NFL

As pointed out Tuesday, the NFL is having a terrible time with officiating this season. Or, anyway, the NFL seems to be having a terrible time with officiating this season. Are we just more aware of it? Who can say. NFL football, in fact, only exist in the abstract, and must be articulated to fans entirely by… »Today 12:30pm11/29/15 12:30pm

The Best Cyber Monday Deals Available Right Now

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Cyber Monday deals. We’ll be adding deals to this page as they go live, and in the meantime, don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest updates. »Today 12:15pm11/29/15 12:15pm

Lopez Twins Say They Won't Live Together Because Their Cats Fight Too Much

Brook and Robin Lopez are notoriously tight. They hosted an NBA blooper reel show for Disney this summer, once skipped out on Stanford practice together to head to Disneyland, and they are apparently writing partners who are working on a pilot or two. So you’d think that they would want to live together once Robin… »Today 11:20am11/29/15 11:20am

North Carolina Football Player T.J. Jiles Arrested, Charged With Assault

North Carolina defensive back T.J. Jiles was arrested early this morning and charged with assaulting a bouncer outside of a downtown Raleigh club. A Raleigh PD officer witnessed Jiles get into a fight with a club employee and “assault the employee,” after which Jiles was arrested. According to WNCN, he is being held… »Today 11:00am11/29/15 11:00am

Check Out The Box Score Of A College Basketball Game That Had A 91-1 Final Score [UPDATE]

The Siena Heights women’s team took on Great Lakes Christian today in Adrian, Mich., and the NAIA squad won out over their NCCAA opponents to the tune of 91-1—shutting the visitors out entirely for the final three periods. Here is the head-exploding box score for this 90-point blowout: »Today 12:30am11/29/15 12:30am