| Mar 3, 2014
Roughly an hour and a half before tip-off Sunday afternoon, fans began arriving on foot, in cars and by the busload at Comcast Center. They came expecting to see senior Alyssa Thomas make a run at the all-time scoring record in Maryland women's basketball...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The game was over for everyone, except Rodney Elliott Jr.
His team down by 20 points with time quickly evaporating, Elliott Jr. came off the bench determined. He brought the crowd to its feet, sinking eight consecutive 3-pointers and sending his team...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Hartford junior forward Mark Nwakamma was named to the America East first team for the second season in a row.
Nwakamma averages team-highs of 15.1 points and 5.9 rebounds, which are, respectively, third and sixth in the conference.
He is joined on...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:29 AM
Sara Tarbert scored 17 points, but it wasn't enough for seventh-seeded UMBC (4-25), whose season ended with a 61-49 loss to second-seeded Stony Brook (23-7) in the America East quarterfinals Friday in Albany, N.Y.
Tarbert, the American East Rookie of...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Pat Skerry didn't sound surprised that sophomore guard Four McGlynn had his best game in a Towson uniform in Saturday night’s Colonial Athletic Association tournament quarterfinal victory over James Madison.
As the Tigers coach reminded the media,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:12 AM
UMBC's 79-76 victory over America East foe Maine on Saturday may have barely registered on the college basketball radar, but it was a significant outcome for the Retrievers.
The victory allowed UMBC (5-11) to snap a two-game slide in the conference....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Brandon Venturini scored a game-high 14 points to help host Navy hold off Bucknell, 62-61, Wednesday night.
Venturini was one of three players who scored in double figures for the Midshipmen (7-9, 2-3 Patriot League). Worth Smith had 13 points and seven...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Andre Blake surprised many last winter when he decided to return to UConn and play his junior season instead of declaring for the MLS SuperDraft. There was no surprise this offseason.
Blake declared for the draft earlier this month when he signed a...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:14 PM
It's no stretch to say that the UMBC men's basketball team has looked far better at home this season than on the road. In Saturday's America East Conference matinee against Vermont, though, it didn't seem to matter that the Retrievers were playing at...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:14 PM
UMBC freshman Taylor McCarley finished with season-bests in points (18) and rebounds (eight), and Bridget O'Donnell matched a program record with seven blocks, but a late 11-2 run by Vermont's Kristina White and Niki Taylor propelled the Catamounts to a...
| Jan 21, 2014
Forward Chase Plummer led the UMBC men's basketball team with 21 points and seven rebounds Monday night and became the 12th player in school history to reach the 1,200-point plateau, but the Retrievers lost to visiting Stony Brook, 81-62.