| Feb 12, 2015
| 1:46 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Family, friends, former players and coaches gathered Thursday to honor the life of retired North Carolina coach Dean Smith.
Smith's family held a private service for the Hall of Famer, who died Saturday at age 83. The service was...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:52 PM
| Feb 10, 2015
| 3:33 PM
| Feb 7, 2015
| 4:31 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Darrun Hilliard scored 15 points and Josh Hart had 13 to help No. 7 Villanova avenge its worst game of the season with a 69-53 win over No. 24 Georgetown on Saturday.
The Hoyas thumped the Wildcats (21-2, 8-2 Big East) by 20 in...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Motivated by a four-point loss to Notre Dame on Jan. 28, No. 4 Duke responded by routing the No. 10 Fighting Irish, 90-60. Duke shot 81 percent in the first half to surge to a 50-24 halftime lead. Jahlil Okafor scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds,...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Virginia has won 20 consecutive home basketball games. Moreover, the Cavaliers have won 20 straight at John Paul Jones Arena versus ACC opponents.
Duke’s home winning streak was 41 games prior to last week’s loss to Miami. Virginia Tech...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Kyle Jakobe, a Timonium-based trainer who has worked with several local athletes, posted a series of blogs on his company’s website during the summer of 2013.
The title? “The Legend of Charlie Jones,” a series of posts documenting...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:19 PM
STORRS – Long before the doors opened, Jim Calhoun liked what he saw.
"I remember seeing the artist's renderings of it, and they had snow around it," Calhoun said. "I wanted UConn to have a special place, and it was. When you come up on it, on a...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Anthony Cowan Jr.'s roots at Maryland run deep.
Growing up in Bowie, he attended Gary Williams' summer camp in College Park several times. His father, Anthony Sr., received his master's from the school. His grandmother works in the university's African-...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:29 PM
| Jan 23, 2015
| 5:26 PM
STORRS — As UConn pursues a third straight national championship, there is other work going on geared to what it anticipates is coming in the future.
The program is preparing Natalie Butler, the 6-foot-5 transfer from Georgetown, to step in after...