| Jan 12, 2013
| 2:21 PM
The home team had grappled back from six points behind to tie the game, and Purcell Pavilion was getting loud. An intimidating scene for most teams, perhaps, but this UConn men's basketball team has shown several times now that it is cut from unusually...
| 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...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 7:26 PM
— Kevin Ollie seems to be tired of talking about comebacks, especially when the deal is not ultimately closed.
The Huskies staged another one of them on the big stage Wednesday night, coming from 15 points behind to take the lead, but St. John's...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Virginia faithful resigned to Selection Sunday disappointment may find some comfort in tournament committee chairman Mike Bobinski’s most recent public remarks.
“Key criteria for the committee is what is has been for some time,”...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:47 PM
Midwest is toughest
The toughest? Louisville's Midwest. The Cardinals have Duke at No. 2, Michigan State at No. 3, Missouri at No. 9. Memphis, which tore through Conference USA, is a No. 6.
Next, I'd go with the East...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:37 AM
9 a.m. Golf: Malaysian Open third round (d. in Kuala Lumpur).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--NNPS
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Feb. 1992: Menchville girls vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:58 PM
As soon as Virginia came off the John Paul Jones Arena floor Tuesday night after its 67-56 win against Norfolk State, U.Va. coach Tony Bennett knew what his team had to work on heading into a National Invitation Tournament second-round matchup against St....
| Mar 25, 2013
PHILADELPHIA — Naturally, college basketball's most outrageous air show since Phi Slama Jama punctuated its latest conquest with two highlight-reel lob dunks.
The Brett Comer-to-Eric McKnight connections were merely part of the historic show as...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 8:43 PM
Three fourth-quarter goals from junior midfielder Jim Marlatt (River Hill) helped the fifth-ranked Notre Dame men's lacrosse team hold on for a 7-6 win at Rutgers on Sunday afternoon.
Notre Dame (6-1, 1-0 Big East) fell behind 2-0 by the 11:07 mark of...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:44 PM
From his locker, a red-eyed Kenny Kadji called injured Miami teammate Reggie Johnson. He apologized while wiping away tears. Fellow senior Trey McKinney Jones hugged teammates one at a time and everyone else just stared into space.
Emotion was thick in...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 1:57 PM
In its first ACC basketball season, 1991-92, Florida State finished second to Duke in the regular-season standings. Fourteen years later, Boston College finished third behind Duke and North Carolina in its maiden voyage.
Might Syracuse exceed those...