| Jan 6, 2013
| 4:45 PM
After his team’s 61-52 win Sunday night against North Carolina, Virginia men’s basketball coach Tony Bennett wanted to make sure he gave his players an opportunity to acknowledge the magnitude of the moment.
Beating Carolina is always a...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 8:51 PM
A Virginia victory turning on a defensive stop is hardly man-bites-beagle news. That is how Tony Bennett’s program rolls.
But a Cavaliers’ conquest of North Carolina turning on a blocked shot rooted in raw athleticism is, shall we say,...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 1:05 PM
This seemed like a perfect scenario for Maryland. The Terps were coming off a thrilling win that helped rebuild the shrinking confidence of second-year coach Mark Turgeon’s young team. Until recently, North Carolina had looked like Tar Heels of...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can’t bring you into the Terps’ locker room after games – reporters haven’t been allowed in there since the last...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Even in what has been a down year to this point by North Carolina standards, there's still a difference in Virginia Tech's brand of fast-paced play and UNC's shot-out-of-a-cannon variety of basketball.
Tech coach James Johnson knows it. If all goes well...
| Feb 3, 2013
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — From tradition to talent to depth, there's no comparing the basketball programs at Virginia Tech and North Carolina. But for two-plus hours Saturday afternoon, the Hokies and Tar Heels looked as similar as John and Jim Harbaugh....
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Can Maryland recover from its disappointing performance against Virginia to beat Duke Saturday at...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:24 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Saturday marked the first time in Tony Bennett’s seven seasons as a head coach that his team scored at least 80 points and lost. Safe to say, the experience was unpleasant.
With his Virginia Cavaliers clawing toward an...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:50 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Considering the shiny new white uniforms and the extreme weather that never quite materialized, Maryland dubbed Wednesday night's game against North Carolina a “White Out” for its students and fans who braved the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can’t bring you into the Terps’ locker room after games -- reporters haven’t been allowed in there since the last couple...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 7:39 PM
After much deliberation, hand-wringing and sweating, my All-ACC ballot has been filed. Here’s what I came up with (feel free to poke holes in it – that’s what these ballots are for, right?…to be critiqued, slammed and...