| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:04 PM
LA CRESCENTA — Perhaps it’s fitting that the expectations of the six local girls’ cross-country teams are as wide-ranging as the size of each squad.
As the seasonbegan this week, those schools each had divergent goals, led by...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Expectations have normally been sky high throughout the history of the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball program, though they perhaps waned over the last few seasons.
The Tologs have won a couple of CIF championships, advanced to the state...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:31 AM
For all their disparate memberships and agendas, strengths and weaknesses, college sports conferences tend to operate on the same July 1-June 30 fiscal year. So the annual myriad realignment that plagues Division I and baffles fans became official last...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Wichita State finished last season with a stirring run to the Final Four that was a point of pride for the Missouri Valley Conference.
But realignment is coming for the Valley.
Creighton, arguably the MVC's top program in recent years, is off to the...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:34 AM
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — At least Valparaiso is back in the NCAA tournament after a nine-year hiatus.
Now they have to contend with what amounts to a road game against third-seeded Michigan State.
The Crusaders (26-7), seeded 14th in their...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Illinois-Chicago won its first postseason game ever Wednesday night by outlasting crosstown opponent Chicago State 80-69 in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com tournament at the UIC Pavilion.
Daniel Barnes scored 22 points, including 18 on 3-...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 10:14 PM
Polly Harrington scored 15 points and Sully Buttes graduate Alexis Yackley recorded nine assists to lead the South Dakota women past Lamar 71-48 in the Women’s Basketball Invitational quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon.
The win gives the Coyotes...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Bill Carmody has elevated Northwestern basketball from Point C to Point B. Or is it Z to B?
He took over after Kevin O'Neill's 1999-2000 misfits went 5-25. The point guard, Collier Drayton, was legally blind in one eye. Two years later, Carmody's crew...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 10:53 PM
College Softball--Alabama-Birmingham at Central Florida, 10:30 a.m. (FXSP)
Men’s College Basketball--Virginia Commonwealth at Temple, 11 a.m. (CBS); Big South Conference Tournament Championship, 11 a.m. (ESPN2);...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:14 AM
6 a.m. Baseball: World Classic: Netherlands at Japan (in Tokyo).--MLB Net.
10 a.m. Soccer: Algarve Cup: Sweden women vs. U.S. (d.).--CSN
11 a.m. Basketball: 1995 VHSCA East-West girls all-star game.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Baseball: World Classic:...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:42 PM
College Men’s Basketball -- Big East Conference tournament, games at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. (ESPN); 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer -- UEFA Champions League, Porto at Malaga, 2:30 p.m. (FSN); UEFA Champions League, Arsenal at Bayern...