| Mar 20, 2012
| 2:11 PM
The champions of the ACC, Big 12, Pacific 12 and Southeastern Conference are done. As are Duke and Connecticut.
As is my bracket — more on that bloodletting in a moment.
First, some reflections on the NCAA tournament's first weekend and the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:47 AM
With Notre Dame up 63-62 with 42 seconds remaining against Xavier in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Eric Atkins had the ball in his hands with designs on increasing the Irish’s tenuous lead.
The Mount St. Joseph grad took the inbounds...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:48 AM
As a No. 10 seed, Virginia was safely in this year’s NCAA basketball tournament. The Cavaliers were not among the final four at-large teams chosen, or the final eight for that matter.
This according to the 1-through-68 seedings released this season...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:18 PM
2: Indiana University (Pa.), exhibition, Gampel Pavilion, W, 105-28
7: Holy Family, exhibition, XL Center, W, 119-50
11: College of Charleston, Gampel Pavilion, W, 103-39
18: at Texas A&M, W, 81-50
22: Wake Forest at Paradise Jam, U.S....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Sep 13, 2012
| 2:36 PM
This story originally appeared online at Inside Lacrosse on Wednesday.
A host of details are still being decided surrounding Notre Dame's move to the Atlantic Coast Conference. There are also a host of ways to look at this news and what it means for...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the mood of Maryland's football program heading to West Virginia on Saturday as a four-touchdown...
| Mar 7, 2012
Watch for upsets
Todd M. Adams
Three teams are better than everyone else — Kentucky, Syracuse and North Carolina. But they all could get upset.
First is Syracuse, just because of the strength of the Big East. Marquette is a...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Bank on another anxious Selection Sunday for ACC and Colonial Athletic Association basketball fans, coaches and players.
Neither conference will match its record qualifiers for the NCAA tournament field – three for the CAA and seven for the ACC....
| Mar 11, 2012
| 1:13 PM
After more than a week of conference championship craziness, finally a bid thief: St. Bonaventure of the Atlantic 10 this afternoon became the first surprise winner of a league tournament to swipe a bid from a bubble team.
The fourth-seeded Bonnies...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Connecticut defeated Butler in last season’s national championship game. My bracket had the Huskies losing to Bucknell, the Bulldogs to Old Dominion — both one-and-done.
Suffice to say I had no pool winnings to report to the IRS.