| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:33 AM
PORTSMOUTH — Given our region’s long history of producing college basketball talent, the NBA’s Portsmouth Invitational Tournament is virtually guaranteed local flavor. Thursday evening at Churchland High, the three Hampton Roads...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From New Year’s Day to season’s end, Virginia Tech’s basketball team went 1-17. During one particularly grim stretch, the Hokies lost four consecutive games by at least 20 points, each to an unranked opponent. A third straight last-place...
| Apr 25, 2014
For the second straight game, Halle Majorana posted four goals as top-seeded Maryland defeated eighth-seeded Virginia Tech, 14-9, in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament Thursday at Boston College's Alumni Stadium.
| Apr 26, 2014
| 11:50 PM
Penn State took the lead in the first minute and never trailed, and an own goal by visiting No. 12 Hofstra led to an 8-7 upset win for the Nittany Lions on Saturday.
The victory gave Penn State a winning record in its last regular season in the Colonial...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Clippers' conversion from NBA franchise to Doc Rivers Inc. can be traced to the summer night their new coach sat across from their freakishly athletic center at a trendy Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood.
Over albacore tuna and yellowtail sushi,...
| 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...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Host Mount St. Mary's pulled to within four goals of No. 8 Virginia, but a 4-0 run in the fourth quarter by the undefeated Cavaliers sealed a 14-6 win Tuesday.
Mark Cockerton had a career-high and game-high seven goals for Virginia (4-0). Mike Fields...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:13 AM
UConn sent out the following press release today on former soccer standout Jossimar Sanchez, who has signed with the New England Revolution ...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Former UConn men’s soccer standout Jossimar Sanchez has reached an...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 2:16 PM
I've played or reported on lacrosse for much of my life, and some things have stuck with me.
Here are just a few things that I — and other lovers of the game — look forward to each week:
We love wall ball, hammering skills until...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The weather has forced the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team to move a second straight game out of Evanston to an indoor facility.
The No. 4 Wildcats (3-0) will meet No. 12 Notre Dame (2-2) at the Lake Barrington Field House Wednesday at 8:30 p....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:08 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun remembers meeting Niels Giffey at Gampel Pavilion in the spring of 2012, disquieting days for the UConn basketball program.
Players were leaving for the NBA, which was one thing. Others were transferring.
"I remember Niels...