| Jun 3, 2011
| 4:47 AM
The early NBA exits and staggering coaching turnover have marinated. The rosters are close to set, and the summer recruiting circuit will commence next month.
So why not do some early handicapping of next season’s ACC basketball race?
| Jan 29, 2011
| 10:42 AM
Troy Williams wasn't sure how, or when, to pop the question. What if the answer were "no"? Could he handle the rejection?
Just as intimidating, what if the answer were "yes"? Could he cope with the pressure?
Riding shotgun as his uncle drove last...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:34 PM
With the 36th pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, former Maryland Terrapins forward Jordan Williams' dreams became a reality. Thirteen picks later, a turbulent past year for Baltimore native Josh Selby culminated with his joining Williams among the...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 6:51 PM
In the hours, then days, after her teenage sister went missing during a Christmas visit, Deena Barnes remembers the gripping panic that took over — staying up for two days straight, on the edge of the couch, waiting to catch a glimpse of 16-year-old...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 10:13 PM
The eighth seed appears energized. The sixth seed appears gassed. The top seed is where it is in part due to one of the season's ugliest games.
Welcome to the ACC tournament, where three teams already are assured NCAA tournament bids, three more...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Durand Scott slumped back in a chair in the Miami locker room, still as a statue, his warmup jacket draped over his head and face. He already had attempted to explain the inexplicable, describe the indescribable.
Left alone finally, he retreated into the...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Forty-one-point-three seconds. That's how long it took for Hampton to turn everything around.
On the brink of packing up the uniforms instead of playing on, the Crabbers rallied behind Jordan Baker's heroics for a 62-56 win over Nansemond River in the...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 5:24 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — With North Carolina clinging to a 1-point lead in the final minute at Virginia on Saturday, the ACC's two best players commanded center stage.
The Cavaliers' Mike Scott missed.
The Tar Heels' Tyler Zeller did not.
| Mar 10, 2012
| 6:05 PM
ATLANTA — A contentious, bizarre and fierce ACC tournament Saturday produced a championship-game rematch of a January encounter that still makes the head spin.
North Carolina and Florida State, the conference's most gifted teams, advanced to...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Maryland came to the Smith Center hoping to be more than a mere afterthought for a North Carolina team whose fans couldn't help but look ahead excitedly to the Tar Heels' rematch with Duke on Saturday.
While the sixth-ranked Tar Heels and the fourth-...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 8:14 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Despite a low-scoring night from Bay Rivers Player of the Year Elijah Moore, Grafton found help from other sources and defeated a scrappy Loudoun Valley team 58-56 Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Group AA Division 4 state...