| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:16 PM
Before DePaul can judge any short list of potential basketball coaches, perhaps university President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider needs to re-evaluate the person making it.
Athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto offers DePaul 40 years of institutional...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:57 PM
Virginia Tech literally walked off with a 2-1 surprise over No. 1 Virginia to start an Atlantic Coast Conference series in Blacksburg.
In Friday's ninth inning, the Hokies (8-9, 2-2) loaded the bases with no outs.
| Mar 10, 2015
| 1:10 PM
Dr. Jack M. Hirshon of New Port Richey, Florida passed away in March, 2015 at the age of 86.
Smilin’ Jack grew up in Boston, MA, attending Boston Latin before receiving his undergraduate degree from Boston College and his PhD from Columbia...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 3:06 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Bruce Pearl is sitting on the bench at Rupp Arena, watching his Auburn players launch shots on the morning of the Kentucky game.
“Basketball,” he says in a voice that harkens to Sammy Sosa and a “Saturday Night...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:55 PM
After Eddie McDoom received a football scholarship offer from the University of Florida last week, he said he wasn't quite sure where the Gators ranked among his 17 FBS offers.
Clemson had been his top school. In the back of his mind, however, the...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:03 PM
Sandy Barbour joined Penn State as director of athletics last July after spending a decade at the University of California. She stepped into a major role overseeing 31 varsity sports teams, headlined by the football program.
During her short tenure,...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:44 AM
Kirsti Merritt launched UF's softball team into the Women's College World Series with a home run in the decisive game of a super regional against Washington last year.
Her three-run home run helped the Gators oust Alabama and clinch their first national...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Historic votes are nothing new for a city like Washington, D.C.
The capital of our country's political system has hosted its fair share of monumental moments. And while the news out of the NCAA's annual convention Saturday wasn't anywhere as critical as...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:08 PM
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:26 PM
I am a graduate of Wendell Phillips High School (in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood) and Northwestern University. I grew up in the Ida B. Wells Homes and the Clarence Darrow Homes (former public housing projects in Bronzeville ). I am one of...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:15 PM
STORRS — He is a building block. To look at Ryan Tyson, all of 5 feet 9 and 187 pounds, calling him one might seem like a reach. To look at his numbers, one goal and nine points in 33 games this season, it might seem like an even bigger reach.