| Mar 8, 2012
| 6:38 PM
If you’re a Maryland fan, you might not want to move on so quickly to the North Carolina game, right? There were so many things for you to savor about the Wake Forest win.
Before looking forward, let’s note a few items about Maryland’...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Almost nobody believed that eighth-seeded Maryland would win the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, but there were nevertheless tears in a hushed locker room Friday after the Terps suffered what was probably a season-ending loss to a top-seeded North...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Mark Turgeon’s first season at Maryland likely ended with an 85-69 loss to top-seeded North Carolina in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament Friday in Atlanta. Despite the Terps losing four of their last five games and with seemingly little...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:47 PM
ATLANTA – North Carolina guard Kendall Marshall insisted it would've been a "ticky-tack" foul call. N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried refused to say anything at all about it for fear the Atlantic Coast Conference would get in his pocket.
| Mar 11, 2012
| 4:39 PM
ATLANTA – Bernard James heard the story about North Carolina coach Roy Williams writing the number "33" on a board for his entire team to see after Florida State's 90-57 win Jan. 14 against UNC.
The number stayed on the board for the rest of the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:30 AM
This is the time of the year when everyone can channel their inner Dick Vitale. Just make sure not to startle your co-workers if you start yelling, "Awesome, baby!"
Everyone in the entire country, starting on Selection Sunday when the NCAA Tournament...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:49 PM
Three years ago, a top-seeded North Carolina team met a No. 16 in the NCAA tournament at Greensboro Coliseum. The Tar Heels had lost in the ACC tournament and were without a first-team all-conference player.
In an almost identical challenge Friday, North...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 2:12 PM
If Creighton upsets North Carolina in the NCAA tournament Sunday, chances are Harrison Barnes will be to blame.
Not to suggest that Barnes, a first-team All-ACC forward, will play poorly against the Bluejays. It’s just that any chance eighth-seeded...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Troy Williams will be here in two years. Bank on it. Here being the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 weekend.
Slashing, scoring, perhaps winning.
The overriding question: Which jersey will Williams be wearing?
A 6-foot-6 small forward at...
| 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...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The Sunset League baseball title chase took another dramatic turn last week, the results of which left three teams atop the league standings.
When last week's two-game schedule concluded Friday, Edison, Marina and Los Alamitos all had a piece of the...