| May 21, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Virginia’s basketball program has reached scholarship capacity for next season with the addition of guard Darius Thompson, a transfer from Tennessee.
A 6-foot-5 freshman from Blackman High in Murfreesboro, Tenn., Thompson posted modest numbers...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Gov. McAuliffe today visited Open High School Richmond, whose students led a walk-out protest last month over school funding, to mark the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision desegregating schools.
The anniversary was actually...
| May 22, 2014
| 8:16 AM
With work experience in the Southeastern Conference and Big 12, new Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock was immediately struck by the size of football coach Frank Beamer’s staff.
“What I noticed was, and it was really refreshing, we...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:28 AM
No matter what type of education you're looking for, it's available here in Hampton Roads.
Bryant & Stratton College. Hampton. Private. The facility at Peninsula Town Center opened in 2010. It offers 15 full- and part-time associate and bachelor's...
| May 24, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Once school is out, summer sports camps abound. Here is a listing of some of them with pertinent information.
Apprentice School youth camp. June 16-17, War Memorial Stadium. Cost: $75. Info: Bryan Cave, 870-2994.
Captains camps. Session I:...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Mixed in with prayers and sympathy after the Isla Vista shooting and stabbing rampage in Santa Barbara County were renewed calls Saturday to pass stronger gun control legislation.
“Although the circumstances of this attack are under investigation,...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:01 PM
As he left UC Santa Barbara's memorial for victims of last week's rampage Tuesday evening, Matt Moore fumed about the attention being lavished on the man who caused the violence.
Elliot Rodger, 22, left behind videos and writings that vividly describe...
| May 17, 2014
| 7:12 PM
At last, William and Mary has captured a Colonial Athletic Association regular-season baseball crown.
A day after dropping a 23-inning epic, and just a few minutes after dropping Game 1 of a doubleheader, W&M won 6-0 Saturday over...
| May 4, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Without a post player in the class of 2015, the national champion Huskies may be considering taking on a talented transfer from a former Big East rival.
Two sources told The Courant on Sunday that Georgetown center Natalie Butler, a 6-foot-5 center...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Larry Webster arrived at Bloomsburg (Pa.) on a basketball scholarship. Now, after switching sports two years ago, the Elkton native is leaving the Division II school as a burgeoning NFL draft prospect.
Teams are intrigued by Webster, 6 feet 6 and a lean...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:33 PM
In a 23-inning duel, the second-longest game in NCAA history, William and Mary lost 3-2 at the College of Charleston on a walk-off single by Morgan Phillips. It came off Kevin Casey, who started the game at second base and rarely pitches for W&...