| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:59 PM
On Monday the Big Ten Conference and Johns Hopkins announced that the school would be an affiliate member in men's lacrosse beginning with the 2015 season. Here are some key questions about the Blue Jays' move from independent status:
What does it mean...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Ohio State president Gordon Gee’s disparaging, ignorant and condescending comments about Catholics, Louisville, Bret Bielema and the Southeastern Conference have drawn considerable and deserved ridicule.
Made during a December meeting of Ohio...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 7:31 PM
The Maryland men's outdoor track and field team will be able to operate at least until the school enters the Big Ten in July 2014, Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson said in a news release Tuesday.
Maryland said the $888,000 raised via private...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 9:59 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What were the most memorable moments from the past year in Maryland athletics?
Jeff Barker: No. 1:...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Terps fans may remember a spate of stories from 2010 – including a couple by me – about possible early interest by the Big Ten in Maryland.
One of the issues that surfaced then from Terps supporters was travel. There were two concerns...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Alan Rifkin, outside counsel for the Orioles and owner Peter Angelos, said Monday that reports of a possible MASN sale are innacurate.
"There has been no contact," he said. "There has been no offer. There has been no discussion of it. MASN is not for...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford was portrayed as a modern-day Nero at the fiddle. The conference’s presidents were mocked for their joint statement of solidarity.
No matter what Swofford did or CEOs said, the ACC was on life support.
| Mar 30, 2013
| 4:06 PM
This was as good as it gets.
Two high-ranked, highly skilled women's lacrosse teams playing a fast and physical style in a game with three lead changes and seven ties.
Highlight-reel goals, some by players turning into whirligigs. Play-of-the-day...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
The flight was short, but Scott Pose will never forget it. The Marlins had just concluded their exhibition season in Jacksonville and were headed south. On April 5, 1993, they would play their inaugural game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Maryland said today that it has formed a commission that, among other tasks, will recommend which of seven athletic teams – eliminated in budget cuts last June 30 – may be reinstated.
The commission will be headed by Barry Gossett, a...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Affable Barry Alvarez is back coaching the Wisconsin Badgers football team, and we're all better for it.
Speaking the university's athletic board Friday, he revealed another motivation for the Big Ten to go after Maryland and Rutgers: keeping Penn...