| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Despite popular belief, a surge of laziness and gluttony is not what's making Americans fat, says science writer and fat researcher Gary Taubes, author of "Why We Get Fat."
In looking at the past 30 years, during which time obesity rates have soared,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:55 PM
| Jul 26, 2012
| 6:11 AM
The ACC’s move to a nine-game conference football schedule forced Virginia Tech and Virginia to shed some non-league contests. The Hokies have finalized their moves; the Cavaliers have not.
Tech has postponed a 2014 date at East Carolina and...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 12:29 PM
With Clemson’s Terry Don Phillips announcing his retirement Thursday, the ACC is left with only four athletic directors who took their current post before 2006.
Hired in 1992, Wake Forest’s Ron Wellman is the dean of the conference’s...
| May 26, 2012
Joshua A. Barbati, a retired Baltimore County public school educator and longtime Loch Raven resident, died May 11 of melanoma at Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, N.C.
He was 79.
The son of Italian immigrants, Mr. Barbati was born in...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:30 PM
PASADENA — When asked if he would be able to place his finger on a map and identify the state of Michigan, 11-year-old Pasadena native Rolandiss Whitener Jr. said he didn’t think so.
Yet, when asked who he thought was the odds on favorite...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Some recruits might look at the growing pains of Maryland’s football program as a negative. But Jalen Brooks, a 6-foot-3, 220-pound linebacker from North Gwinnett High in Suwanee, Ga., has always seen the Terps’ struggles as an opportunity....
| Nov 14, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Virginia announced Wednesday it signed two new additions for its 2013 men's basketball class, while a source confirmed Virginia Tech signed four new players.
U.Va. added guards Devon Hall and London Perrantes, and new Tech coach James Johnson brought...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Seeing the official college football bowl schedule being announced on Sunday was like another jabbing poke to the ribs of former Lake Highland Prep standout Ty Law.
He could have been extremely excited on Sunday, jumping around with his Southern...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Sentinel contributor Brendan Sonnone compiled the following preview of UCF's junior day. Recruits are scheduled to tour the campus Saturday.
UCF coach George O'Leary said the Knights will host about 100 recruits during their junior day Saturday.
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The only program to reach the Bowl Championship Series each of the last four years is headed for the University of Virginia next season.
The Oregon Ducks, whose dynamic, warp-speed, spread offense has averaged at least 46 points per game the past...