The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
The trash talking is starting to build over Sunday’s big game between the Patriots and Texans. Jon Keller did his part by comparing the two cities.
The Texans seemed relaxed and a bit quiet at practice Wednesday.
As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.
Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
Massachusetts State Police say a college student from Texas is hospitalized in critical condition after falling into the Charles River in Boston.
Pam Kehoe of Houston, Texas has some simple advice for anyone bracing for a hurricane – run from the water and hide from the wind.
Ilija Stolica scored his first career goal in his first starting assignment and the New England Revolution beat the Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night.