| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Maryland has yet to win an ACC road game going into Wednesday’s matchup with Florida State in Tallahassee. In fact, the Terps have won only two of 12 games they have played away from Comcast Center under second-year coach Mark Turgeon.
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Three greatest professional moves in history:
1. Cher dumps Sonny and becomes a solo star.
2. Frank Sinatra makes "From Here to Eternity" and resurrects his career.
3. Billy Donovan reneges on the Orlando Magic and immortalizes his.
Hate to say...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Pat Flannery and Ralph Willard were the two reasons for the best rivalry in the 14 years I've covered the Patriot League.
The two head coaches didn't care for each other much. Their in-game stares at one another and shouting matches made for great...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Most college basketball coaches never like their teams to play an opponent that has just been blown out.
As much as Maryland fans enjoyed seeing Duke get embarrassed at Miami on Wednesday night, I’m sure Mark Turgeon did not. It equaled the...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:06 PM
The Maryland-Duke rivalry is fading away. But before it disappears, the Blue Devils and their fans gave the Terps another blast Saturday of the noise and taunts and pressure defense that have come to characterize the teams' games at Cameron Indoor...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 2:43 PM
After seven holes, it was time to launch a full-scale investigation.
Chris Collins, a supposed 10-handicap, had recorded four pars, two bogeys and a birdie. So Northwestern's new basketball coach was on pace for a 74 or 75 at Sunset Ridge in Northfield,...
| May 27, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Duke faithful used to worry that coaching the pros would lure Mike Krzyzewski away from the Blue Devils. The Celtics called, the Lakers called, and heaven knows who else.
Never mind the notion that a college basketball lifer wouldn’t translate...
| May 30, 2013
Some were family promotions, one an obscure find, still others logical choices. Yet no matter the approach, Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage and his senior staff have done an extraordinary job hiring, and retaining, quality head coaches,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Monday afternoon, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the improbability of an undefeated college basketball season. Tuesday evening, even as his top-ranked Blue Devils remained unscathed, his words rang true.
The first component Krzyzewski mentioned...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Well, it's already official. New Jacksonville Jaguars GM David Caldwell has only been on the job a couple of days and he's already as big a dummy as old Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith. Caldwell, in only his...
| Jan 17, 2013
Ten days ago, Virginia was relishing a home victory over North Carolina in the teams' ACC basketball opener. With two winnable road games on the horizon, a 3-0 conference start certainly was plausible.
Meanwhile, Duke had ascended to No. 1 in the...