| Feb 24, 2013
As a Virginia Tech student during the early 1990s, Ken Pomeroy was struck by the Hokies' new-found football success. He attended home games and applauded the likes of Frank Beamer, Antonio Freeman and Maurice DeShazo.
But Pomeroy was most attuned to...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 3:11 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- During his college career at Kansas, Mark Turgeon can remember Jayhawks coach Larry Brown constantly barking in his ear, more often telling the young point guard what he had done wrong than what he had done right.
"Every day, he was on...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 6:47 PM
No sooner had I tweeted Thursday afternoon that Stanford’s Pep Hamilton was unlikely to become Virginia Tech’s offensive coordinator, followers were demanding other names. Little did they, or I, realize that a former Sooner would emerge as a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Some folks have inquired about potential Virginia Tech offensive coordinator candidate Chuck Long's reputation as a recruiter. Well, after some investigation, it turns out he had fairly marginal results on the recruiting trail during his short recent...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 7:50 AM
We’ve reached the last “real” week of the college football season. And while Conference Championship Weekend should be a joyous occasion, I can’t help but feel sad that another season is nearly in the books. Sure, there are bowl...
| May 23, 2013
| 2:10 PM
The Ravens today agreed to a four-year deal with linebacker Arthur Brown, leaving them with just two unsigned picks.
Brown, a standout at Kansas State, was the second of the Ravens' 10 picks in last month's draft. The only two that have not signed are...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Combining Maryland’s seventh-place finish in the Atlantic Coast Conference last season and the recent decision by 7-foot-1 sophomore center Alex Len to leave early for the NBA, most figured that the Terps would not get a marquee matchup in next...
| May 2, 2013
| 1:57 PM
As far as ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. is concerned, the Ravens' draft was above reproach.
The Ravens drafted 10 players, a rookie class headlined by a pair of All-American defensive players: first-round safety Matt Elam (Florida) and second-round...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:53 PM
COLLEGE PARK — One year ago, Mark Turgeon brought his Maryland basketball team to play in a tournament in Puerto Rico, where not even the swaying palm trees and balmy trade winds could make up for the coach's dissatisfaction with his players'...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Before we get into this week’s lines, there’s something I have to address.
Last week’s Alabama-LSU game was a thriller. LSU had the top-ranked Crimson Tide on the ropes, and it seemed like we were about to witness the most unlikely of...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 9:04 PM
A largely untested Maryland team opened a promising basketball season Friday night hoping to deliver a performance worthy of its big moment — a chance to knock off defending national champion Kentucky in front of a sellout crowd at the stylish,...