| Dec 15, 2012
| 3:17 PM
The seven non-BCS football schools made their anticipated getaway from the Big East Conference on Saturday, their presidents voting unanimously to leave and form their own basketball-oriented conference.
The exit of Georgetown, St. John's, Providence,...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Former Lake Clifton point guard Antonio Barton is considering his options after receiving his release from Memphis on Monday.
Anthony “Doodie” Lewis, Barton’s AAU coach at Cecil Kirk, said the junior plans to graduate from Memphis this...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 9:22 PM
A victory at Wake Forest was one of the highlights of William and Mary’s memorable NIT season three years ago, but the Tribe couldn’t quite repeat the feat Friday night in Winston-Salem, N.C.
C.J. Harris had a team-high 18 points as the Demon...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:26 AM
For the second straight year, The Baltimore Sun has counted down the best returning Division I college basketball players from this area. Players were chosen based on previous college accomplishments and projections for the 2012-13 season. College...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 4:23 PM
– DePaul flew halfway across the country Sunday morning – one day later than expected.
The team was picked up at Bradley International Airport by a bus for the drive to UConn – 30 minutes later than projected.
Then, the Blue Demons...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:35 AM
Brandon Young noticed right away that the Georgetown defender had his back turned to him on an inbounds pass. And later in DePaul’s game against the Hoyas, Young’s opponent did the exact same thing.
“So ... the third time I looked at...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Cleveland Melvin probably snuck up on more than a few teams during a 2010-11 season in which he was named Big East Rookie of the Year. But there was no element of surprise last season, when the Lake Clifton grad put up 17.5 points and 7.4 rebounds per...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 8:33 PM
HARTFORD — Kelly Faris is as impervious to pain as she is to personal recognition. That was quite clear Sunday at the XL Center as UConn began play in its final Big East tournament, beating DePaul, 94-61.
Last Monday at Notre Dame, she pushed...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:42 PM
A representative of USA Basketball was at DePaul to present venerable Blue Demons women’s coach Doug Bruno with a Tiffany ring before Sunday’s game with Notre Dame.
The bauble commemorated Bruno’s having been an assistant coach of the...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:53 AM
As a child of New York City during the 1960s, Jim Larranaga gazed south and thought ACC basketball the nation’s best. As a Virginia assistant coach during the 1980s, he saw the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Len Bias, Hawkeye Whitney and...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:04 PM
We’re less than two months away from the start of college basketball season, which means that it’s time to begin the second annual Sweet 16.
For those who missed it last year, The Sweet 16 is my list of Baltimore’s top college...