| May 29, 2015
| 5:09 PM
The following are updates on local athletes competing in college.
Katie Hooper (Burbank High, 2013) Cal State Northridge softball sophomore: It was a stellar season for the former All-Area and All-CIF standout, one in which she picked up her share of...
| May 29, 2015
| 9:33 AM
Now that the platonic shifting of conferences has subsided, college administrators and coaches were able to get back to the normal business of spring meetings in the American Athletic Conference.
NCAA President Mark Emmert and newly hired Vice President...
| May 28, 2015
| 3:10 AM
Whit Babcock wasn’t the first Virginia Tech athletic director to hire a basketball coach who had accomplished what the Hokies never have: advance three rounds in the NCAA tournament.
Tech was reeling from three consecutive losing seasons in 1991,...
| May 23, 2015
| 1:37 PM
It has become one of the most polarizing issues in college football and basketball, to some a form of "free agency" that is robbing schools of the players they develop, to others a chance to do what a college student is supposed to do — earn a...
| May 25, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Maryland has won all four meetings with Denver, including going 2-0 against the Pioneers in the NCAA Division I tournament. The Terps, who captured national crowns in 1973 and 1975, are 2-9 in championship finals and have lost in their last seven trips to...
| May 22, 2015
| 2:36 PM
When Nate Soria arrived in Cincinnati to begin his career at Xavier University, he did so thinking that his freshman season would be one of acclimating himself to playing Division I college baseball.
But when the Musketeers' starting catcher, Sandburg...
| May 21, 2015
| 3:51 PM
“Bright Lights” shined in Chicago, then put on a dazzling performance on Illinois high school basketball's biggest stage in Peoria.
Next stop: New York City.
Marcus LoVett Jr., an electrifying point guard with an equally electric...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 1:58 PM
Time: Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. TV: ESPN (Dave O'Brien and Doris Burke)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske)
Series history: UConn, 32-11
Last meeting: UConn, 76-58 on Dec. 6 in South Bend, Ind.
Streaks: Notre Dame W22, UConn W36...
| May 20, 2015
| 2:51 PM
UConn will get only one shot against East Carolina and South Florida next season. The American Athletic Conference men's basketball pairings for 2015-16 were announced Wednesday, and with 11 teams in the league, and an 18-game conference schedule, each...
| May 17, 2015
| 2:33 PM
There was never any question about Alecia Cooley on the court, and she'll get chance to prove her value at the NCAA Division I level next season for Arkansas.
In her time playing basketball for Evanston and State Fair Community College, Cooley exhibited...
| May 13, 2015
| 2:08 PM
The 11 seniors on Loyola Maryland's women's lacrosse team realize they didn't have enough confidence a year ago to make a deep run in the NCAA tournament.
When they opened this season at 1-4, it seemed they didn't believe, but the problem wasn't...