| Jun 25, 2010
| 4:48 PM
Chad Jones, a New York Giants rookie safety and third-round NFL draft pick out of LSU, sustained serious injuries after an early-morning car accident in New Orleans. WWL-TV reports that his left leg was fractured, shattering both the tibia and fibula...
| Jun 8, 2009
Minutes after a wild dogpile in the middle of Oxford-University Stadium, Virginia pitcher Robert Poutier limped into the postgame press conference with a rapidly swelling left eye and a grin on his face that stretched from ear to ear.
"I think I've got a...
| Jun 10, 2009
Despite his best efforts, Brian O'Connor didn't sleep a wink last Sunday night. He tossed and turned, thinking about the meeting that he'll have this weekend in Omaha, Neb.
On Saturday, he'll meet LSU coach Paul Mainieri at Rosenblatt Stadium's home...
| Jun 11, 2009
Like all good college coaches, Virginia baseball's Brian O'Connor operates from a set of principles and blueprints, but he appreciates the value of serendipity in teams and seasons.
As the Cavaliers marched through the postseason and earned the program's...
| Jun 14, 2009
— Virginia made it through 5,754 miles of traveling, more than any other team, to get to the College World Series for the first time.
If only the Cavaliers could have had some better luck navigating some landings in Rosenblatt Stadium's left...
| Jun 15, 2009
Keith Werman arrived at Virginia's Davenport Field for a series finale against Duke on May 10 with no idea he was about to be given the opportunity to become the Cavaliers' wild card.
Nor should he have had any such thought. In his previous 11 games, the...
| Jun 16, 2009
— Overshadowed by the Cavaliers' largest run production in nine games, but not at all lost on the mind of coach Brian O'Connor, were the pitching efforts by starter Robert Morey and Andrew Carraway.
Morey, a right-handed sophomore, wasn't overly...
| Jun 16, 2009
Keith Werman grinned as soon as he heard the question. Then again, Virginia's freshman second baseman is all of 5-foot-7, 140 pounds.
First Stephen Strasburg and now Daniel Renken — what's with you guys rising up to slay two of the biggest giants...
| Jun 17, 2009
For Brian O'Connor, lunchtime decisions here at the College World Series are becoming a lot more complicated than trying to decide what to put on his hamburger.
On Monday, the Cavaliers eliminated No. 2 national seed Cal State Fullerton 7-5 using a...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 9:08 PM
Virginia had to make it to its first College World Series the hard way playing away from home. But no way could the Cavaliers have exited it on a harder note.
One out away from victory, Virginia watched Arkansas' Brett Eibner hit a two-run homer off...
| Mar 28, 2010
The Streak: Inside The Margins
In its winning streak, UConn has won by an average of 33.1 points. A look at the streak with margin of victory in bold:
|| Win || Date || Opponent || Score || Margin ||
|| 1 || Nov. 16 2008 ||...