| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Even when upbeat, after a big win or lively practice, Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer often strikes a sober tone, urging players to avoid any situation that could breed trouble.
One misstep, Beamer cautions, can ruin a career and/or lives....
| Jan 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — On a golf cart long ago after Notre Dame football practice, when Lou Holtz could be at his philosophical best, the coach wistfully recalled the time adversity reinforced what Holtz considered his career destiny.
| Mar 15, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Olivier Hanlan's season-high was 26 points. So the notion of the Boston College freshman scoring 26 more than Erick Green on Thursday bordered on preposterous.
Green, after all, leads the nation in scoring. He is the ACC...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Logan Aronhalt didn’t pay attention to what was going on during Senior Night last season at Albany. A fourth-year junior, the 6-3 shooting guard was injured and not thinking much beyond trying to get back on the court for his senior year.
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Willie Taggart has a fever. It’s highly contagious and it’s spreading across the state like mad-cow disease, only it’s converting prospects to Bulls. USF Bulls.
It’s the Toro Taggart epidemic. People are catching it, in droves....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:49 AM
For nearly a decade, I have taken the opportunity to highlight many of the impressive college choices made available to the graduates of La Cañada High School. The Class of 2012 was no exception.
Of the 323 LCHS 2012 graduates, 98% have enrolled at...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:17 AM
BOSTON (AP) — The twin bombs at the Boston Marathon killed three people and wounded more than 170 on Monday. Here are the stories of those killed and some of the injured.
A LONG WAY FROM HOME
A Boston University graduate student was one of the...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Maryland junior forward target Abdul Malik-Abu added another big offer this week, according to the New England Recruiting Report.
Florida became the latest high-major program to offer him a scholarship on Thursday, joining a long list that includes...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:55 AM
NOTRE DAME - One month removed from playing for the BCS national championship, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly and his staff are adding to the foundation of the Irish football program by signing several highly rated high school seniors to national letters of...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Wood Selig hires coaches he knows and coaches who know his university and/or its region. That is his history as an athletic director, at not only Old Dominion but also Western Kentucky.
Since replacing department icon Jim Jarrett in 2010, Selig has...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:51 PM
About a month ago, Hampton University briefly had the worst rating in the country among the 347 NCAA Division I men's basketball teams.
But how things have changed.
Thursday night, the Pirates (9-13, 6-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) earned their...