| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:00 PM
Gonzaga was an upstart, one of those mid-major interlopers that pop up at NCAA tournament time to create havoc on your bracket. The private school from Spokane, Wash., that thought it could and almost did.
At least that's the way it was in 1999, when...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:04 PM
CLEVELAND — The blessing of being the son of an Olympic athlete meant Mike Brey grew up in a house where excellence wasn't requested from his mother, Lehighton High School graduate Betty Mullen Brey, but required.
It brought its own sense of...
| Mar 22, 2015
PITTSBURGH — Notre Dame survived Butler's March magic.
Jerian Grant scored 16 points, including the clinching layup with 18 seconds left in overtime, and the third-seeded Irish edged the Bulldogs 67-64 in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night....
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:22 PM
PITTSBURGH – It was one of the most important days of Notre Dame coach Mike Brey’s professional career. His Irish were trying to reach the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2003, a dubious distinction that had weighed on his program for 12...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 4:37 PM
PITTSBURGH — There's a perception that has stuck to the Notre Dame program as long as coach Mike Brey has been there.
No, it isn't that the Irish always come up short in March.
It's that Notre Dame needs to make 3-pointers to win.
| Mar 15, 2015
| 7:25 PM
Couldn't Scott Barnes have lied? C'mon, Mr. NCAA Selection Committee Chairman. Did you really have to admit that Wisconsin would have been a No. 1 seed regardless of how the Big Ten tournament played out?
OK, OK. We appreciate the honesty. And it's...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:38 PM
Coming to play basketball at Valparaiso University was a dream come true for Michigan native Jasmyn Walker.
Not only had she followed in her parents' footsteps playing college basketball, but the former AP All-State first-team selection is starting and...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:54 PM
2:30 p.m.: NASCAR Racing Sprint Cup Series: Kobalt Tools 400, Final Practice. FS1
4 p.m.: NASCAR Racing XFINITY Series: Boyd Gaming 300. FS1
1 p.m.: Mets at Marlins. WCCT
1 p.m.: Blue Jays at Phillies. MLB
| Mar 2, 2015
| 9:18 PM
In the Group 2A East Region first round Monday, Kelsey Sluss hit the winning layup with 1.5 seconds remaining as Bruton won at Amelia County 36-34.
The Panthers, the No. 2 seed in Conference 33, earned a trip to Fishersville, near Staunton, for...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:53 PM
1 p.m. Exhibition baseball: Pittsburgh vs. Toronto.--MLB Net.
2:40 p.m. Soccer: English Premier League: West Bromwich at Aston Villa.--NBCSN
4 p.m. Exhibition baseball: Cleveland vs. Cincinnati (d.).--MLB Net.
7 p.m. Basketball: Maryland...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:59 PM
Senior Erin Slifer (South Carroll) had a career-high five goals to power No. 14 host Princeton (1-0) to a 10-8 victory over No. 11 Loyola Maryland (0-1) in women's lacrosse Saturday. Senior Erin McMunn (Winters Mill) added two goals. Taryn VanThof had...