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UCF quarterback Blake Bortles breaks down Fiesta Bowl win

America loves Blake Bortles. The University of Central Florida quarterback, who surged up draft boards after an impressive junior season with the Knights, became Twitter’s favorite person Wednesday night while leading UCF to a 52-42 Fiesta Bowl victory over Baylor. … Continued

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Mark Dantonio: Rose Bowl always part of the plan

SiriusXM College Sports Nation sat down with Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio recently to talk about his Spartans earning a trip to the Rose Bowl. Dantonio explained that winning the Big Ten delivered on a promise he had made … Continued

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SiriusXM’s college football bowl game schedule

College football bowl season kicks off Saturday, Dec. 21 at 2 pm ET, when Colorado State takes on Washington State in the New Mexico Bowl. SiriusXM will air coverage of that and 32 other college football bowl games this postseason, … Continued

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Very little drama in this year’s Heisman class

Traditionally, there’s at least a little bit of drama surrounding the mystery of the Heisman Memorial Trophy. [caption id="attachment_14328" align="alignright" width="215"] Jameis Winston takes a snap in the Seminoles’ 51-14 win over Clemson.[/caption] Not so much this season. Florida State … Continued

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College football bowls: Re-drafting the 2013-14 matchups

Jeremy Huber, an update anchor at SiriusXM, takes on the inaugural college football bowl draft. You can follow Jeremy on Twitter, @jrhubersxm. Let’s face it. While all of us college football fans will end up watching at least parts of … Continued

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5 underclassmen we’d be thankful to watch for one more season

For any young, talented college football player with a bright future ahead of him, it’s hard to resist the temptation of leaving school early and declaring for the NFL draft. The fame, big stage, and of course the big money … Continued

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Basketball and Beyond: Coach K talks underrated players

[caption id="attachment_10068" align="alignright" width="300"] Duke men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski.[/caption] When the head coach of the No. 6 team in college basketball (Mike Krzyzewski at Duke) and the head coach of the No. 1 team (Tom Izzo at Michigan State) … Continued

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Here we go again: LSU, Alabama face off with BCS implications on the line

You can rely on three things in life. Death, taxes, and an annual LSU-Alabama matchup crucial to determining who will play for the national championship. [caption id="attachment_11153" align="alignright" width="169"] Alabama head coach Nick Saban.[/caption] This time around, LSU (7-2) has little … Continued

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Bob Stoops previews matchup with Baylor

The Oklahoma Sooners have breezed through their schedule so far in 2013, out-scoring opponents 248-150 en route to a 7-1 record and a spot in the top 10 in the BCS standings. They’ll have their work cut out for them … Continued

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Al Golden previews Miami vs. Florida State

SiriusXM College Sports Nation was joined by Miami head coach Al Golden Tuesday, who previewed his team’s upcoming game against fellow unbeaten Florida State. “[Florida State is] a very talented group, worthy of their ranking and the accolades that they’re getting … Continued