| Dec 20, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Whew! That's what Virginia Tech fans might say after watching the Hokies edge The Citadel 64-61 Saturday afternoon at Cassell Coliseum.
Adam Smith scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half, and the Hokies survived blowing a nine-point lead to rally...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:50 PM
A three-pointer by Deanna Mayza proved to be the difference as the Hartford women's basketball team defeated Cornell 48-46 on Friday in a season opener in Ithaca, N.Y.
Mayza's three broke a tie at 44 with 1:10 left, and the Hawks led 48-46 when Cornell's...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The Central Connecticut women's soccer team won the Northeast Conference championship and is headed to the NCAA Tournament. It's been awhile, since 2008, but this situation is nothing new for coach Mick D'Arcy, who has won six conference championships...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Collin Keoshian (Glendale Community College, 2013) junior running back, Illinois State football: After basking in the limelight last season with the Vaqueros, Keoshian has wasted no...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Dylon Cormier is smart enough to realize that he should not expect the Patriot League to roll out the red carpet for him and his Loyola men's basketball teammates as they begin their first season in the conference.
In fact, the 6-foot-3, 184-pound...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Three months after taking a job he figured would last four years, Geno Auriemma, 31 years old, was certainly ready to coach his Huskies for the first time.
After all, like any aspiring professional, he hoped his day would finally come. And here it was,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:56 PM
For the second straight season, No. 12 Notre Dame staged a furious second-half rally to upset No. 2 North Carolina, 11-10, in men's lacrosse Saturday.
The host Tar Heels twice held five-goal leads — at 7-2 midway through the second quarter and...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Funny how life works out, DeShawn Painter said he told Old Dominion basketball coach Blaine Taylor in a recent conversation.
"You try so hard to get away from the place you were born and raised and you end up coming back to it," Painter said Monday,...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:25 PM
What started out as the final game of a competitive four-year series between the men's basketball teams at Loyola and Bucknell became something more last summer. Friday night's game at Reitz Arena has become a preview, a taste of what the future holds for...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Leading wire-to-wire, sixth-seeded Manhattan held off a furious Loyola charge and defeated the Greyhounds, 55-52, to advance to the semifinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament in a game that started Saturday night and ended Sunday...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Maryland's men's basketball season will continue in the NIT, where the Terps are a No. 2 seed and will open Tuesday night at Comcast Center against seventh-seeded Niagara of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
If Maryland (22-12) defeats Niagara...