| 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...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Winning streak meets losing streak when Virginia plays at Duke on Thursday.
The Cavaliers have won 12 consecutive games this season. They have lost 14 straight games at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
“It’s going to be a great test for us,”...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:36 AM
Virginia Tech’s basketball program is 3-8 against Duke since joining the ACC. Sounds rather grim until you consider how the rest of the conference has fared against Mike Krzyzewski’s Blue Devils.
Over the same span, since the 2004-05 season...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Duke’s Shane Battier and North Carolina’s Joseph Forte shared 2001 ACC basketball player of the year honors as media balloting deadlocked at 32 votes each. If ever another season was going to produce such an improbable tie, it’s this...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Jun 23, 2011
NBA Draft: The Lakers have four second-round picks in the 2011 NBA Draft at Nos. 41, 46, 56 and 58. Even though it's uncertain how much impact the Lakers can make with those selections, there are a few candidates that could fill some of the team's needs.....
| Feb 25, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Seth Greenberg's task is to keep things as normal as possible on a day at Virginia Tech that's anything but.
Greenberg's Hokies have the rare opportunity Saturday to host the No. 1-ranked team in the country, Duke, as well as the ESPN College GameDay...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 8:38 PM
BLACKSBURG — Seldom do opportunities arise like the one Virginia Tech had Saturday night against No. 1 Duke. Tech coach Seth Greenberg knows it, his players know it and an interested NCAA tournament committee certainly took note.
This stage offered...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:00 PM
Though Virginia coach Tony Bennett preaches improvement and taking steps forward regardless of the outcome, it's hard to view Wednesday as anything other than regression.
The outmanned Cavaliers, often competitive even in defeat, exhibited little...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:49 PM
Maryland had one more opportunity Friday night to get it right, one precious chance -- in a meaningful game in March -- to finally claim a memorable win against a ranked team while retaining a shred of hope of securing an NCAA tournament berth.
| 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...