Bookie or Broker

It’s no secret that the stock market is a gamble, but a new Web site turns the analogy into reality. Two weeks ago, VSMarket.com (the “VS” stands for versus) launched to let players put money on the ultimate dog race: stocks on the Nasdaq and New York Stock Exchange. Co-founder Robin Ramm-Ericson calls it “financial


The Stanford Cardinals looks to improve

The Stanford Cardinals looks to improve from a 8 & 3 record last season. Winner of its last 3 games to end the 2014 campaign, including a 42-21 rout of Maryland in the Foster Farms Bowl, Stanford will open its season on the road for the first time since 2009 (a 39-13 win at Washington


UCLA Bruins to Open Season

The Bruins finished 10-3 overall in 2014 and in a three-way tie for third in the South Division of the Pac-12 with a 6-3 record. UCLA faced 10 bowl eligible teams last season and posted a 7-3 record in those contests. Fourth-year head coach Jim Mora (29-11), who led the Bruins to victory in the


Louisville expected to lose

The Cardinals must replace 14 players who were drafted or signed as NFL free agents. Louisville had a school record 10 players drafted in the seven rounds. The Cardinals have to replace seven starters on defense in defensive end B.J. Dubose, outside linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin, outside linebacker Deiontrez Mount, safety Gerod Holliman, safety James Sample,