| Mar 20, 2011
| 11:29 AM
The Huskies' season is over by the tip of a Tar Heels' hand.
North Carolina's 6-foot-10 John Henson tipped Justin Holiday's inbounds pass under UW's basket away with 5.7 seconds left and the Huskies down 1. Venoy Overton then missed a rushed 3-point try...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:59 PM
In the five weeks since Virginia and Virginia Tech opened ACC play against each other, both have experienced radical transformations, making steps forward despite significant setbacks.
The Hokies are down to eight scholarship players because of...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 1:01 PM
Seth Greenberg's basketball laboratory moves a couple of hours south to Chapel Hill on Thursday for one of the biggest challenges, literally, Virginia Tech will face this season.
The depleted, yet resourceful, Hokies have won six in a row — most...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 9:14 PM
Surely what North Carolina's basketball team does to Virginia Tech violates the Geneva Conventions.
Oh, the Hokies beat the Tar Heels at home last season who didn't? and even won here at the Dean Dome four years ago.
But no rival has dealt Tech more...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 1:13 PM
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- Butler senior forward Matt Howard has been named the 2010-11 NCAA Division I Academic All-American of the Year. Howard was chosen to the Capital One Academic All-America Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The New Orleans Hornets have the first and 10th pick in the 2012 NBA draft. The first pick is believed to be a lock in Kentucky's Anthony Davis, but a number of names have been mentioned at No. 10.
Terrell Stoglin has not been in that group -- and has...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:59 AM
Basketball recruiting services such as Rivals, CBS and ESPN each rank six ACC classes among the nation’s elite, more than any other conference. With the leading seven vote-getters on last season’s all-league teams headed to the NBA, the ACC...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Confession: I didn’t think Kendall Marshall would be THIS good at North Carolina. Watching him play summer ball with Boo Williams’ Hampton Roads team, he just seemed too one-dimensional, an exceptional passer who could not score.
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:44 PM
The CIA employs scores of MENSA members to decipher coded messages from friends and foes alike. Wonder if we could borrow one to interpret ACC basketball.
If you like chaos, you've come to the right place.
Florida State is 0-2 against the Ivy League....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Virginia Tech had its largest lead, and Cassell Coliseum rocked. Erick Green had just made a 3-pointer, the Hokies’ ninth of this Thursday evening, and Tech led eighth-ranked North Carolina by eight points early in the second half.
Then the Tar...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 2:30 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Tony Bennett's postmortem Saturday began and ended with questions about foul trouble. Virginia's coach wisely declined the bait.
Sure, early fouls by post players Mike Scott and Akil Mitchell were the last thing the 19th-...