| Apr 10, 2014
Wake Forest, Boston College, Virginia Tech: That's how I ranked the ACC's basketball coaching vacancies this spring. Each has myriad issues, witness the involuntary exits of Jeff Bzdelik, Steve Donahue and James Johnson, but recent and historic success...
| Mar 25, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Whit Babcock said he'd aim high. He said he'd work secretly. He said he would pay. Check, check and extra-large check.
Virginia Tech's introduction Monday of basketball coach Buzz Williams was pizza-fueled — spectators and media...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Old Dominion athletic director Wood Selig recently declined the opportunity to play at Alabama in 2015 because the Monarchs’ schedule was full with four non-conference games, the Virginian-Pilot reported.
The Monarchs would have gotten...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:27 PM
BLACKSBURG – Judging from Buzz Williams' path to big-time Division I men's basketball coaching jobs, Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock may have gotten the scrapper and fighter he was seeking.
Williams was introduced Monday evening...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Three times as many ACC schools excused their coaches this basketball season as reached the NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16. Two more teams from the conference advanced to the National Invitation Tournament semifinals as played in NCAA regional finals....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:28 PM
The opportunities to be a college head coach had been there before for longtime Duke assistant Steve Wojciechowski.
“Finding a school that matches who I am as a person and the vision I have for the program is really important,” Wojciechowski...
| 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...