| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Guard Shavon Shields emerged from a scoring slump to score 18 points and Nebraska handed No. 17 Ohio State its fourth straight loss with a 68-62 upset on Monday night before 15,342 at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Shields, who had been shooting 9-of-37 from...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Former Dr. Phillips girls water polo athletes Mary Campbell and Marisa Gaynor reunited in the pool Saturday when their colleges faced each other in their season opener.
Gaynor, a senior at Iona College in New York, had nine saves in goal for her team,...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 10:15 PM
For most of his high school career, Isaiah Wharton has floated just under the radar.
A talented defensive back with the not-so-glamourous letterhead of Kissimmee Gateway High, Wharton found himself mired in the Osceola County recruiting abyss that has...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Like most teenagers, Northwestern guard Tre Demps loved summer vacation. His favorite family trip was to the gym nearest his San Antonio home.
For Demps, the journeys he now considers sentimental involved getting up at 6 a.m. and going to the office...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Thanks to strong starts to each half, ninth-ranked Wisconsin's three-game Big Ten Conference losing streak is over.
The Badgers outscored Purdue 17-6 to begin the game and 9-2 to start the second half on their way to a 72-58 victory on Saturday in...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Friday night's game between the Orlando Magic and the Charlotte Bobcats at Amway Center felt like a homecoming for eight members of the Bobcats' basketball operations staff.
Bobcats coach Steve Clifford, associate head coach Patrick Ewing and...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Northwestern has become the darling of Big Ten basketball. Which is odd considering the Wildcats are 1-4 in the conference and their losses have come by an average of 22.5 points.
But Indiana coach Tom Crean threw kisses at first-year coach Chris...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:33 PM
What do I get for backing the little guy? Lots of L's.
Last week I thought Indiana would score enough at Michigan State to keep it close. (Not quite.) I figured Northwestern and Purdue would show up against Wisconsin and Nebraska. (No way.) The only...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:21 PM
The knee-high pass came to Illinois striker Jannelle Flaws at the top of the box with 21 minutes left and her team trailing 1-0 on Thursday at Minnesota.
Standing with her back to the net, Flaws played the pass to the ground with her left leg and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Yogi Ferrell scored 25 points and hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer that put the Hoosiers ahead to stay as host Indiana ended the Badgers’ all-time best start.
Will Sheehey and Stanford Robinson added 13 points apiece for the Hoosiers (12-5, 2-2 Big...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games:
9 a.m.: Iowa...