| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:03 PM
Duke guard Nolan Smith, the ACC Player of the Year, may miss Saturday's conference tournament semifinals after injuring the second toe on his left foot in Friday's 87-71 quarterfinal victory over Maryland.
Smith sustained the injury late in the second...
| Mar 12, 2011
In the biggest game of the season, with Virginia Tech's ACC tournament fate and perhaps its NCAA chances on the line, Erick Green had made one more basket than a corpse.
The Hokies' sophomore guard was 1-for-12 from the field in the first 39 minutes...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 6:54 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. – As positive as Malcolm Delaney feels about what Virginia Tech has done to solidify a spot in the NCAA tournament, no amount of reassurance will make him feel certain about the Hokies' future.
Perhaps a second win against Duke...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Duke's experience trumps UNC's youth in ACC tournament title game
Nolan Smith picks up tournament MVP while leading Blue Devils on offensive and defensive ends
Duke and North Carolina and Nolan Smith and Roy Williams and Mike Krzyzewski and Kyle Singler...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Last season, Old Dominion won a first-round NCAA tournament game.
It was an impressive achievement, but the Monarchs left New Orleans feeling like they could have accomplished more after the high of their 51-50 win against Notre Dame faded in light of...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The 2011 NCAA tournament officially tips off tonight with a pair of play-in games -- I'm still scratching my head at UAB and Clemson playing for a No. 12 seed -- but the bracket bonanza for most pools begins Thursday afternoon with the Round of 64. That...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Ed Joyner Jr. was taking suggestions Thursday for tools he might use to demonstrate that the task at hand is difficult, but not impossible.
In advance of Friday's David vs. Goliath matchup against No. 1 seed Duke in the NCAA tournament, Hampton...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Hampton University couldn't give up open looks for 3-pointers. Three of Duke's first six baskets were 3-pointers.
The Pirates couldn't allow offensive rebounds. Eight of Duke's first 13 points came on second, or third, chances.
The die cast early, top-...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 11:59 AM
The stockpile of individual honors probably doesn't mute the sting of a premature end to Ben Hansbrough's senior season. But the Notre Dame guard keeps accruing the honors anyway.
Hansbrough earned a spot on the Associated Press All-America second team,...
| 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?
| Mar 31, 2012
| 1:23 PM
The biggest overachiever in Maryland basketball history -- maybe in the modern college game -- is trying to beat the odds again.
At age 33, a decade after leading the Terps to the NCAA men's championship, three years removed from his last NBA game and...