| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Mike Locksley always has tried to play one role with his four children: dad.
The Maryland football team's offensive coordinator has been successful in that regard with his daughter, Kori, an Olympic Development Program soccer player who already has...
| May 31, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Track and field:
Hampton University will send a combined eight student-athletes to the NCAA outdoor championships after a strong showing this weekend in the NCAA East Preliminary in Jacksonville, Fla.
Six Pirates will be heading to Eugene, Ore.,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:04 PM
OCOEE — Three nights after receiving his high-school diploma, Nick Gordon will be attending another sort of graduation Thursday night.
He will be surrounded by family and friends, and television cameras will record the whole thing. A mortarboard...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:28 AM
Virginia and Virginia Tech ranked among the top half of the ACC’s eight public schools in 2012-13 athletics revenue but not among the top 25 nationally.
USA Today’s database of revenue, expenses and student-fee subsidies, an annual...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Here is the percentage of students who started their studies at each university and earned a bachelor's degree from the same school within six years. These graduation rates are for 2012-13.
Florida State 77%
Central Florida 67%
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Quarterback shuffle. At this relatively late date, it's anybody's guess as to who will open the season as Virginia Tech's starting quarterback, but incoming, immediately-eligible transfer Michael Brewer has as good (if not better) a chance as Mark Leal...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage last month restated the Cavaliers’ 10-year goal of winning 70 ACC and 12 national championships. At first blush, the numbers are clearly ambitious. The conference record book reveals just how ambitious....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive is ready to take his league and go elsewhere if the NCAA Division I board does not adopt sweeping changes that would lend autonomy to the five major conferences.
In his 13th year as SEC boss, Slive said...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Voters will decide on Aug. 26 whether the job, which pays about $142,000 a year, will go to Stacey Schulman, 36, of Cooper City, or Julie Shapiro-Harris, 54, of Tamarac.
The two women seeking to replace retiring Broward Circuit Judge Jeffrey...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The dollar figures popped off the page last winter when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams to lead the Hokies’ basketball team. Few, if any, schools with such a modest tradition in a sport would commit not only $18.2 million over seven years to the...
| Jul 2, 2014
My inbox overfloweth, courtesy of college sports' annual July 1 conference realignment celebrations. Louisville to the ACC; Elon to the Colonial Athletic Association; Davidson to the Atlantic 10; East Carolina, Tulane and Tulsa to the American Athletic;...