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The first full official weekend for college football did not disappoint. Week one had upsets, comebacks, thrillers and heartbreaking injuries. These are the top five stories that you might have missed from this past weekend. Tennessee outlasts Georgia Tech in double overtime Georgia Tech appeared to be about to upset the SEC school in the third…

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A lot of buzz was created when President Obama and his daughters returned to freezing cold Washington, D.C., on Sunday, but the first lady remained in Hawaii “to spend time with friends” ahead of her upcoming 50th birthday party. Turns out, the Michelle Obama friends include Oprah Winfrey. The Obama family had been vacationing in Kailua,…

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The Auburn Tigers barely missed an opportunity to give the state of Alabama its fifth collegiate national championship in the last seven years when the Tigers lost a lead against the Florida State Seminoles and lost in a nail-biting thriller, 34-31, in Los Angeles. The Tigers last won the title four years ago when Heisman…

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Amanda Thurston is facing backlash over a racist post on Vine and Twitter that went viral. According the Tallahassee Democrat, Thurston, a junior at Florida State University, posted a video clip of the FSU campus on Vine and Twitter. The caption read, “Welcome to FAMU…I mean FSU #monkeyseverywhere.” Thurston’s post created an immediate reaction from…

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Who gives up a million dollar job as an NFL player for medical school? Myron Rolle The former Rhodes Scholar who played for Florida State University, moved on to play in the NFL. He gave  up the NFL career to pursue a medical degree. He will begin classes in a few months. Rolle wasn’t a star in…

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