| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:47 PM
The vibe around the Maryland men's basketball team is much different these days, and it's as easy to pinpoint after the Terps' first blowout loss of the season as after the 17 wins that preceded it.
Two days after suffering their worst loss of the...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:36 PM
In his first two years at Maryland, Jake Layman might have walked away from Thursday night's 89-70 defeat at No. 23 Indiana ready to move on to the next men's basketball game.
This one lingered, and it might for another few weeks.
"Tonight was their...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:54 PM
We'll remember this game for two things: Northwestern coach Chris Collins going bonkers after a blown goaltending call and D'Angelo Russell dropping a Larry Bird (33 points) in a sensational performance.
The freshman guard scored Ohio State's...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:17 PM
The glass was not even half full for Northwestern Thursday night against Ohio State.
Officials interpreted two possible goal tending calls as blocked shots off the glass as the Buckeyes topped the Wildcats 69-67 at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:08 PM
For a six-week period that stretched into mid-January, Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman had spent less time competing in basketball games than he could ever recall.
It took the Michigan freshman 10 games to log 25 minutes, which was less playing time than...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 4:07 AM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Dawud Abdur-Rahkman sat three rows behind the visiting bench, a Michigan cap on his head.
He had planned to attend Tuesday's game at Rutgers regardless of what role his son, Wolverines freshman and Central Catholic grad...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:36 PM
Northwestern received a commitment from safety Trae Williams of Athens, Ohio, according to 247Sports. The 6-foot, 195-pound Williams had been committed to Ohio, where his father, Jesse, is defensive line coach.
He’s the 19th member of the...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:00 PM
News you can use ... or maybe not.
1) There really are Top 10 rankings for just about anything and everything you can think of.
And today, we’re thinking about BMX racing, and where Lake Villa’s Felicia Stancil fits into the world picture in...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:18 PM
Northwestern coach Chris Collins is trying his best to "embrace the process" of developing his young Wildcats into winners.
But some steps are more agonizing than others.
Wednesday night's 72-67 home loss to Illinois and Sunday's frustrating...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:14 PM
For Northwestern coach Chris Collins, it's time to get fired up. For Illinois coach John Groce, an even-tempered analytic approach is being applied.
Both teams are trying to find their footing in a slippery Big Ten as they prepare to meet Wednesday...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:03 PM
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — When is enough, enough?
Northwestern coach Chris Collins is left wondering after his team dropped a 56-54 heart-breaker Saturday night to Michigan at the Crisler Center. The Wildcats have lost four straight.
"It's not easy...