| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:15 AM
DePaul freshman Alexa Ben of Schaumburg has been named the Big East's soccer rookie of the year.
The 5-foot Ben and her team have both played big this fall.
Ben had nine goals and 10 assists as the No. 7 Blue Demons (15-0-3), picked for fourth in...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:36 AM
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference comes off of an excellent season in which it produced a top-shelf champ — North Carolina Central — and a successful relocation of the conference tournament, to Norfolk. N.C....
| Nov 8, 2014
| 10:41 AM
COACH: Buzz Williams (1st season at Tech; 153-86 overall in career).
OPENER: Nov. 14 against Maryland-Eastern Shore
5 GAMES TO WATCH: Dec. 30 at West Virginia. In what might be the toughest game on a non-conference slate that will do...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:44 PM
BLACKSBURG — Though he says there's an easily accessible list of the Atlantic Coast Conference schools inside his office desk drawer, Virginia Tech men's basketball coach Buzz Williams insists he's resisted reviewing the list and playing the "who...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:26 PM
William and Mary is ranked 22nd in the Football College Subdivision preseason coaches poll.
The Tribe, who return 17 starters from last season's squad that had three wins against top-20 teams and just missed a playoff spot,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Mere weeks after becoming Virginia Tech’s athletic director, Whit Babcock fired the Hokies’ basketball coach and hired a replacement with more NCAA tournament victories in six seasons than Tech has in its history.
But no matter how...
| Mar 19, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech basketball boasts a lavish practice complex, committed administration and a five-year stretch in which the Hokies hovered near the top of the ACC. But when measured by the sport's most precious commodity, Tech ranks last...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:18 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — As a much-anticipated federal court trial began Monday, the walls that for decades have separated college athletes from the riches of a multibillion-dollar sports enterprise began to show some cracks.
The occasion was the opening...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The NCAA and its member schools have preached a vision of amateurism whereby young men and women play for the love of the game, not money.
That concept will be put on trial in an Oakland courtroom this week.
A class-action antitrust suit led by former...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Virginia endured a 26-point beating from Florida in the teams’ opening NCAA basketball tournament game in 2012. Had the new bracketing guidelines that the NCAA unveiled Thursday been in place then, the Cavaliers and Gators would not have met.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Former Loyola Maryland All-American and current professional player P.T. Ricci has been named the Greyhounds director of men's lacrosse operations, head coach Charley Toomey announced Thursday.
Ricci was a four-year letter-winner for Loyola from 2006...