| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Hollywood McArthur’s Davon Witherspoon woke up on National Signing Day without a Division I offer, but after a tumultuous morning that featured more twists than turns, the safety signed with Cincinnati.
Witherspoon faxed in his letter-of-intent...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:46 AM
History says that two ACC teams likely will land in Raleigh for the NCAA basketball tournament’s opening weekend. But as selection committee chairman Ron Wellman indirectly reminded this week, new bracketing principles could bring that number to...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:36 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech is Whit Babcock’s sixth job in college sports administration, his first in the ACC. But the Hokies’ new athletic director grew up an ACC fan in Harrisonburg, knows all his league colleagues and re-established...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:22 AM
As the Baltimore Colts were leaving the city in early 1984, the team's director of sales recalled sitting at the Rusty Scupper bar at the Inner Harbor, wondering what he should do next.
A friend told Bob Leffler he should start his own advertising...
| Feb 24, 2014
Led by a dominating defensive performance, No. 12 Navy defeated Davidson, 14-5, on Sunday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The Midshipmen (4-0) allowed one shot on goal in the first half, and the Mids' stifling defense caused 16 of the Wildcats'...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:06 PM
STORRS — Whatever UConn and Cincinnati do at the XL Center Saturday, it's unlikely that either team will surprise the other.
And however the game turns out, it's unlikely that it will be the result of pressure or jitters.
These are two of the...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:42 PM
HARTFORD — DeAndre Daniels played against Cincinnati this time, but he was not a factor. He was 2-for-5 from the floor, with four rebounds and, though he was not in foul trouble, was limited to 15 minutes.
"I go by feel," coach Kevin Ollie said. "I...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:37 PM
HARTFORD — On a Saturday afternoon when UConn upended No. 11 Cincinnati in a sport we are still trying to identify, there are a few things you should know.
The Huskies won 51-45 without scoring a basket in the final 7:39 of what would be the lowest...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:11 PM
Delaware guard Devon Saddler scored 26 points as the Blue Hens ended William and Mary’s three-game winning streak with a 76-71 victory Wednesday in Newark, Del.
W&M (9-6, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) led 38-32 at the half, and still led 54-53...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:00 PM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- It was just like old times Saturday for Syracuse and Pittsburgh.
But instead of fighting for supremacy in their old league, the Big East Conference, the Orange and Panthers were battling for bragging rights in their new league, the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Cincinnati athletic director Whit Babcock, an adept fundraiser accustomed to hiring a marquee coach, is Virginia Tech’s choice to guide the Hokies’ sports programs, sources said Friday.
An introductory news conference is planned next week....