| May 26, 2013
| 5:27 PM
After announcing last month that he was leaving Memphis, Antonio Barton said he thought Maryland “would be a good fit” in order to finish his college basketball career.
After meeting with Terps coach Mark Turgeon and members of the team on a...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Buyer’s remorse for Conference USA? Not an ounce, Old Dominion athletic director Wood Selig said, after East Carolina announced that its football program would join the Big East Conference and Tulane will join the Big East for all sports.
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Tulane quarterback Ryan Griffin was intercepted three times and fumbled as the Green Wave fell to Memphis 37-23 Saturday night at the Liberty Bowl.
The game was tied at 16 in the third quarter when Memphis went on a 21 point run to put the game away....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:26 AM
For the second straight year, The Baltimore Sun has counted down the best returning Division I college basketball players from this area. Players were chosen based on previous college accomplishments and projections for the 2012-13 season. College...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Antonio Barton has been on his own before. Just three years ago, the East Baltimore native suited up for Notre Dame Prep in Fitchburg, Mass., while older brother Will starred for Brewster Academy in New Hampshire.
But the 2009-10 school year was an...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 8:49 PM
Shane Carden completed 25-of-33 passes for 308 yards and five touchdowns Saturday to lead host East Carolina over Memphis 41-7 in a Conference USA game.
Carden’s two favorite targets were Justin Hardy and Justin Jones for ECU (4-3, 3-1). Hardy...
| 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 19, 2013
| 7:15 PM
VCU enters the NCAA tournament with a 26-8 record, not quite as glossy as last season, when the Rams were 28-6. Yet VCU is a No. 5 seed, light years better than last year’s No. 12.
Coach Shaka Smart knows why.
“A lot of people don’...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Antonio Barton’s trip home to Baltimore in a couple of weeks will center around the birthday party for his daughter, Skyy, who is turning 4.
The visit will also include a meeting with Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon, Barton...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:33 AM
It is no secret that Maryland coach Mark Turgeon has a need for an experienced point guard next season. With the recent departure of rising senior Pe’Shon Howard, the Terps have four scholarships available.
It is also no secret that former Lake...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus, intern and Diamondback co-sports editor Josh Vitale, and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Should Mark Turgeon go after Antonio Barton to play point guard...