| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Los Angeles looks lush.
But as often noted, it is actually an arid wasteland where nothing but artifice and self-interest sprouts naturally. That's the cynical, archetypal reading. For instance, two thirds of the way into Nathanael West's cynical,...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:10 PM
High school athletes from across the area are signing on to play at the college level.
Here is a running story of athletes who have signed on, and football players that have signed at the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech.
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:05 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The University of Arkansas announced Wednesday the first recruiting class of new head coach Bret Bielema.
The Following Student-Athletes Signed Letters of Intent on Feb. 6, 2013
Austin Allen, Fr., QB, 6-2, 210, Fayetteville, Ark....
| Feb 13, 2013
BREVARD COLLEGE: Brevard College in Brevard, N.C., has named Antonio Johnson of Forest Hill to the honor roll for the fall semester of the 2012-2013 academic year.
GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: Hanna Stambaugh, a 2012 graduate of Bel Air High School, was...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
With the Peninsula Pilots about one-third of the way through the Coastal Plain League season, there hasn't been any time for advance scouting heading into Saturday's exhibition game against the USA Baseball collegiate national team at War Memorial...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Paced by Virginia Tech, Duke, Clemson and Georgia Tech in prominent sports, ACC teams fare well in the NCAA’s latest Academic Progress Rate report. But one current and two future major programs in the conference are dangerously close to postseason...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:21 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- When the ACC extended its television deal with partner ESPN last spring, the conference told member schools to expect yearly incremental increases to their conference distribution payouts.
Last week, Florida State received its second ...
| 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....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Cornelius “C.J.” Jennings is just trying to take it all in right now.
The Orlando Jones High athlete believes his talent will eventually carry him to the next level. He has college football in his sights and with each scholarship offer,...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:16 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With Wednesday's news that Florida State athletics director Randy Spetman has been assigned to a new advisory role in the university's athletics department, school administrators will soon direct their attention to a national search for his...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:28 PM
One in nine of us works in sales, according to the U.S. government. The other eight in nine of us work in... sales, according to Daniel Pink. We just don't sell it as such. "They're not stalking customers in a furniture showroom, but they — make...