Latest News: Technology |  Celebrity |  Movies |  Apple |  Cars |  Business |  Sports |  TV Shows |  Geek

Trending

 

State Press

ASU football ranked No. 19 in preseason AP poll

ASU football runs out of the Pat Tillman tunnel before the Pac-12 Championship game, Saturday Dec. 7 2013. ASU was ranked No. 19 in the  2014 AP preseason poll. (Photo by Dominic Valente) After not receiving a single vote in the AP Top 25 preseason poll in 2013, the Sun Devils open up the season at No. 19,  one of six ranked teams in the Pac-12 in the first poll of the new College Football Playoff era. The Sun Devils finished 10-4 last s ...
Full article at: State Press 3 days ago, 2:36pm CDT
 

ASU football Camp Tontozona report: Day 4; defense impresses in partial scrimmage

ASU football players stretch before a scrimmage at Camp Tontozona on Aug 15. (Photo by Andrew Ybanez) PAYSON, Arizona — At least a portion of the 5,200 fans at ASU football’s Camp Tontozona Maroon and Gold practice can leave with some doubts lifted. The new-look defense stole the show Saturday, beginning practice with a sack of redshirt senior quarterback Taylor Kelly and getting consistent pressure in the backfield, once resu ...
Full article at: State Press 3 days ago, 5:24pm CDT
 

Dynamic freshman Aly Moon highlights ASU women’s soccer scrimmage

Video by Marc Steiner | Sports Reporter GLENDALE, Arizona — Just 10 days into preseason, coach Kevin Boyd and the ASU women’s soccer team are fine-tuning their high octane offense. The improved play from a group of young freshman sparked crisp and efficient passing, an area in which the Sun Devils dominated along with possession. Junior defender McKenzie Berryhill ignited the team in its first exhibition game, played on the intramural fields of the West campus in Gl ...
Full article at: State Press 4 days ago, 1:35am CDT
 

ASU football Camp Tontozona report: Scrimmage preview

The Sun Devils will be in full pads Saturday for their Maroon & Gold practice. (Photo by Andrew Ybanez) Put away the speculation, ignore all the hype and just play football. That is the goal for the Sun Devil football Saturday as they strap on the pads for an 11-on-11 scrimmage for the first time at Camp Tontozona. After three days overshadowed by inclement weather and injuries (albeit with its share of ...
Full article at: State Press 4 days ago, 11:29pm CDT
 

ASU football’s Kody Kohl ready to continue storied tradition of Sun Devil tight ends

Tight end has both historically and recently been a position of strength for ASU football. From 1998 to 2000, the Sun Devils had Todd Heap, and then from 2004 to 2006, there was Zach Miller. After being the man the last two seasons, Chris Coyle is now graduated. Now, taking the stage: Kody Kohl. The redshirt sophomore is coming into his own during fall practice, and he is leaving an impression with the ...
Full article at: State Press 4 days ago, 8:20pm CDT
 

ASU football Camp Tontozona report: Day 3, camp tradition

Former ASU football head coach Frank Kush poses for a photograph at Camp Tontozona on Aug 15 2014. Frank Kush started the tradition of Camp T in 1960. (Photo by Andrew Ybanez) Redshirt sophomore running back Jordan Green stretches before a practice at Camp Tontozona on Aug 15. (Photo by Andrew Ybanez) Redshirt sophmore wide receiver DeMario Fair spr ...
Full article at: State Press 5 days ago, 3:13pm CDT
 

‘The Giver’ adaptation has little to offer

1.5 pitchforks It’s hard to pin down just what went wrong in the process of adapting Lois Lowry’s 1993 bestseller, “The Giver,” the science fiction novel that arguably spawned the young adult literary boom that led to culture-defining hits like “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games.” Perhaps it was the casting of up-and-coming star Brenton Thwaites in the role of Jonas, who almost literally describes himself in the ...
Full article at: State Press 5 days ago, 2:00am CDT
 

ASU football’s Taylor Kelly and Mike Bercovici admitted to Sports Law and Business Program

ASU football’s redshirt senior starting quarterback Taylor Kelly and redshirt junior backup quarterback Mike Bercovici practice at Camp Tontozona. Both have been admitted to the first cohort of the University’s new Sports Law and Business program. (Photos by Andrew Ybanez) ASU starting quarterback, redshirt senior Taylor Kelly, and his backup  — redshirt junior Mike Bercovici — were recently accepted into the University’s new Sports Law and Business program. The pair of gunslinging QBs we ...
Full article at: State Press 5 days ago, 9:10pm CDT
 

ASU Football: The passing game is Strong

PAYSON, Arizona — It doesn’t take an expert to look at the numbers that ASU wide receiver Jaelen Strong put up in his redshirt sophomore year and say he is great. In fact, at 6-foot-3 and 212 pounds, with great athleticism and hands to match, it doesn’t take much more than a simple eye test. Strong was a second-team All-Pac-12 wide receiver last year after catching 75 passes for 1,122 yards and seven touc ...
Full article at: State Press 5 days ago, 6:17pm CDT
 

Chip Sarafin’s first interview since publicly coming out

Redshirt senior offensive lineman Chip Sarafin speaks to reporters after a practice at Camp Tontozona on Aug. 14. Sarafin made national headlines Aug. 13 after becoming the first active openly gay player in Division I college football. (Photo by Andrew Ybanez) Two days ago, redshirt senior offensive lineman Chip Sarafin was just another walk-on at ASU. A graduate student and Tillman Scholar, Sarafin was ...
Full article at: State Press 6 days ago, 4:12pm CDT
 



About the Geek Mind

The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.

The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.

Read more about The Geek Mind.