In June, when Vanderbilt football recruit Marcus Dixon was sentenced by a judge to a mandatory ten years in prison for aggravated child molestation, the media barely seemed to notice; outside of Rome, Ga. and Nashville, the story barely registered a blip. Eight months later, however, as Dixon's appeal goes before the Supreme Court of Georgia, the story has gone nationwide.
January 18, 2004
New Mexico State is coming off its first seven-win season and first undefeated home season since 1967. Now the Aggies hope to win the Sun Belt Conference title and advance to the New Orleans Bowl, ending a bowl drought that dates back to the 1960 Sun Bowl.
March 21, 2003