| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The day is young — our three-beverage lunch beckons — but thus far no breaking news from Virginia Tech. Good thing, too, since the last three days are as challenging to digest as that third Thanksgiving slab of Granny’s cornbread...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:06 PM
STORRS — This is the time of year when teams come to play UConn with little to lose. Boston University is one of those teams, and John Papale of Wallingford is set to come to Gampel and let it fly.
"It's going to be pretty cool to come to UConn and...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:28 PM
Tennis--U.S. Open, Noon and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball--Kansas City Royals at Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
College Football--North Carolina at South Carolina, 5 p.m. (ESPN); Tulsa at Bowling Green, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Utah State at...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:25 PM
A year ago, USC was the preseason toast of college football, a program with the sport's most experienced quarterback and expectations of winning a national title.
It's a different scenario heading into Saturday's first training camp practice....
| Aug 14, 2013
As the Johnny Manziel mini-series descends into the absurd — ESPN has deputized MIT's best and brightest to calculate the latest autograph tally — two names spring to mind: Ralph Sampson and Michael Vick.
By today's standards, they had it...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:15 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 concerns you about Maryland as the Terps open their football season Saturday against Florida...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Robert N. Bellah, a UC Berkeley sociologist who turned the analysis of religion's role in American society into a bestselling book and a thriving academic pursuit, died Tuesday at an Oakland hospital. He was 86.
The cause was complications after heart...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Nearly every morning for four years, Pat Mason discovered exactly what it took just to have his dream job. It wasn't always pretty.
As a first-time college baseball assistant coach at Boston College in 1998, Mason worked under Pete Hughes, the guy...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:37 PM
Maryland men's basketball
Guard Aronhalt to play for third-tier team in Italy
Former Maryland guard Logan Aronhalt has signed a contract to play basketball in Italy next season, he tweeted. He will play for Unione Cestistica Casalpusterlengo, which...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:59 PM
Old Dominion received a significant boost Wednesday when Christian Byrum, a 3-star recruit from Virginia Beach with scholarship offers from four ACC schools, committed to the Monarchs.
Byrum, a 6-foot-1, 195-pound safety and wide receiver from...
| Jul 19, 2013
Jeff Keith had his right leg amputated when he was 12. He went on to captain the Fairfield Prep ski team and play goal for the Boston College lacrosse team. He ran across America on one leg.
That's right. One leg. Nine months. Boston to Los Angeles via...