| Feb 26, 2012
| 11:46 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests.
In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:33 PM
The ring that every Towson football player received after winning the first Colonial Athletic Association title in program history has a simple, but contextually confusing message on it.
"Six seconds is the average time of a football play,"...
| 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 8, 2012
| 5:21 PM
A solid body of work and an impressive three-day showcase was enough to propel former La Salle High boys’ basketball standout Jordan Hill to the next level.
The Lancers alumnus verbally committed to the University of Wisconsin of the Big 10...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Towson coach Rob Ambrose was having a conversation with his agent this spring and asked if he knew anyone interested in joining his staff to work with the defensive line.
Ambrose's agent, Dennis Cordell, mentioned a very familiar name — former...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:12 PM
On the football field, Towson University's game Saturday night against No. 3 Louisiana State University gave 60 players a chance to dream of the ultimate upset.
Off the field, it gave the Towson athletic department the funds it needs to stay solvent...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Despite receiving its biggest single payday in the history of the athletic program last week, Towson University might not be able to avoid the financial reality that has affected many larger schools in recent years.
Three days after taking home a...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 9:54 AM
Fort Lauderdale University School wide receiver Dionte “D.J.” Taylor admits that when he was first approached by the UCF coaching staff, his reaction wasn’t unlike a lot of other high school football prospects.
UCF can sometimes be an...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:11 PM
The Seton Keough field hockey team is having a year to remember in the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland B Conference, and one of the primary reasons is the play of goalkeeper Becca Wallace.
The senior, who transferred to the school two...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:45 PM
By the time Jharel Cotton got the phone call Wednesday, it was already a day too late in his mind.
Of course, he wasn't about to hang up and tell the Los Angeles Dodgers to go away.
It's long been his dream to play professional baseball, and he's...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:17 AM
“There is a town in north Ontario,” begins one of Neil Young’s most famous songs, “Helpless.”
The north-Ontario town is called Omemee, and it’s where Young’s latest movie with director Jonathan Demme begins....