| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:48 AM
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.
Maryland coach Mark Turgeon has handed out scholarship offers to a select group of 2014 prospects,...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Here's Henry Sims, sweating under the Georgetown logo at the Verizon Center. Sims, slapping high fives with Wizards assistant coach Sam Cassell after his workout for Washington. Sims, talking about the 16 or so teams he is working out for. Saying he...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 11:42 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- A man who killed a 17-year-old El Capitan High School student over a drug deal and dumped his body near the San Vicente Reservoir on the Barona Indian Reservation was sentenced Friday to 21 years in prison.
Stanley Virgil Lloyd Jr.,...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Capsule looks at the men's basketball teams in the Big East Conference. Teams are listed in predicted order of finish:
Last season: 32-9, 9-9, Big East tournament and NCAA champions
Coach: Jim Calhoun
Top players: Jeremy Lamb, Alex Oriakhi
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:24 PM
To celebrate his birthday Friday, Phoebus High junior forward Troy Williams narrowed his college options to five. Coincidentally or not, the NCAA permits prospects five official campus visits, though in this era of early commitments, few take all of their...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 11:43 AM
The 41st Annual Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration saw a 5% increase in 2011. That's according to an announcement that was released by IBE Friday.
The official count for 2011 was 241,727 compared to 2010's 229,376.
"We are extremely gratified by...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Alonzo Mourning, a 2000 Olympic gold medalist, seven time NBA All-Star and a member of the 2006 NBA champion Miami Heat, and five athletes from the peninsula Terry Kirby, Lisa Rice, Chris Slade, Ron Springs, and Walt "Fuzzy" Ward headline the list of...
| May 7, 2010
| 7:58 AM
Jim Calhoun's five-year deal with Uconn, retoractive to last season, is worth $13 million over five years, $2.6 million a year. Salaries for coaches at private universities are typically not made public because they are not subject to state open records...
| Nov 24, 2009
Underwater archaeologists said Monday that they have found a virtual time capsule of life during Canada's Klondike Gold Rush: a sunken Yukon River stern-wheeler so well-preserved that researchers can document the last minutes of the five-man crew as...
| Nov 25, 2009
| 7:39 PM
Apparently, retirement is the answer for Allen Iverson.
For now anyway.
Iverson -- who starred on the Peninsula at Bethel High and with Boo Williams' AAU program and will one day be enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame -- announced his plans to...
| Sep 30, 2007
Inside a botanica in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood, she stands on the counter in all her glory: a smiling skeletal woman dressed in a long robe and veiled like a virgin.
In one hand the statue holds a globe, while the other clutches a scythe. She...