| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:34 AM
With a stat sheet and playing style that embody their coach’s teamwork preachings, Virginia is confounding All-ACC voters this basketball season. The Cavaliers are clearly the league’s best team, but who is their best player, the one most...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:57 PM
CLEVELAND — The 13 players who suited up for the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night have been with the team all season.
But some of them might not remain with the team beyond Thursday’s 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline.
And if team officials make a...
| 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-...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Unlike the vast majority of players in the Portsmouth Invitational, Cincinnati's Yancy Gates stands a good chance of hearing his name called in June's NBA draft.
So why is the 6-foot-9, 245-pounder running up and down the court at Churchland High...
| 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 4, 2012
| 6:18 PM
This is what a young Maryland team had thirsted for all season: a chance to prove it had arrived against a highly ranked conference rival in front of a jacked-up Comcast Center crowd as eager as the players for a signature win.
Feeding off adrenaline...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Maryland's effort against North Carolina ended with a loss -- and also with an end-of-game play by the Heels that Maryland did not appreciate.
North Carolina was leading by seven points when John Henson dunked emphatically with one second to go. The...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Norfolk State set a school Division I record for wins with 17 after beating Maryland-Eastern Shore 72-60. The Spartans' previous best was 16 wins in the 2007-08 season. Chris McEachin had 20 points and Kyle O'Quinn added 18 to lead the Spartans (17-8, 9-2...