| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:00 AM
In the midst of the mass exodus that saw five players with remaining eligibility leave Maryland this past spring, Mark Turgeon took a high-profile matchup Dec. 8 against Villanova in the Jimmy V Classic at New York’s Madison Square Garden off the...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:34 AM
Unlike Mark Turgeon's first three years at Maryland, when a lack of early-season road experience and not many tough non-league games left his men’s basketball team a little ill-prepared for what it would face in the ACC, the Terps should be more...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:54 PM
If you watch ESPN, you have seen the million or so promos hyping the new SEC Network, which made its debut last week.
It's been there, done that for the Big Ten Network (BTN). The network has been around for light years in terms of the new media...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The switch gets flipped on the new SEC Network today at 5 p.m. Here’s what you need to know:
What is it all about? Think Big Ten Network. The new network will be all SEC, all the time. Naturally, the centerpiece will be football games. The network...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:36 AM
DirecTV's new deal to carry ESPN's SEC Network, a college sports channel devoted to the Southeastern Conference, isn't sitting well with Larry Scott, the commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference, whose own channels are still not carried by the satellite...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Shawne Merriman dreamed of becoming either a professional football player or a professional wrestler while growing up in Upper Marlboro.
While his NFL dream was completed with his retirement last year, his wrestling dream is on its way to becoming a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The grin on Larry Scott's face seems hard to explain.
The commissioner of the Pac-12 Conference has come to talk television and, right off the bat, he must concede that not all the news is good.
Entering their third year, his Pac-12 Networks still...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:53 PM
CHICAGO — The Big Ten's expansion to nine conference games in 2016 will enable each school to face every Big Ten team at least once in a four-year span.
But it will also phase out nonconference matchups with Football Championship Series programs....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Illinois gets an early start to its football season.
The school announced Wednesday that the first two games of the season will kick off at 11 a.m. and air on the Big Ten Network. The Illini open against Youngstown State at home on Aug. 30 and face...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Former Maryland offensive coordinator James Franklin has already antagonized Terrapins coach Randy Edsall this offseason.
The new Penn State coach also apparently doesn’t have much of a relationship with his former boss at Maryland, Ralph...
| Jun 10, 2014
Klondike bars forever will be part of the James Franklin story, as will East Stroudsburg University football coach Denny Douds. The Big Ten Network aired a feature Monday about Douds and Franklin, calling the veteran coach among Franklin's greatest...