| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:03 AM
Virginia and Syracuse are 12 days and three games each from a rare, late-season basketball clash that the architects of the new-look ACC could not have fathomed.
The 14th-ranked Cavaliers (21-5, 12-1) are in the midst of their best conference stretch...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Six of the ACC’s eight basketball teams reached the NCAA tournament in 1986, unsurpassed depth and representation that the league repeated in three subsequent seasons. This year, the conference might well send only five of its 15 teams to the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:36 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech is Whit Babcock’s sixth job in college sports administration, his first in the ACC. But the Hokies’ new athletic director grew up an ACC fan in Harrisonburg, knows all his league colleagues and re-established...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:19 PM
Women's swimming and diving:
Virginia won its unprecedented seventh consecutive ACC women's swimming and diving meet championship, giving U.Va. its first conference title of the school year.
Virginia Tech's Kaylea Arnett was named the Most...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:18 PM
COLLEGE PARK — For years, Duke's arrival at Comcast Center provided Maryland fans a chance to generate noise and passion as they vented their heartfelt disapproval at the Blue Devils. No other opponent inspired such taunts.
With Duke, and also...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Deron Powers had 18 points and six assists to help Hampton University (7-7) rout Radford 87-60 Saturday at the HU Convocation Center.
Powers, a sophomore from Williamsburg Christian Academy, had support from Du'Vaughn Maxwell (16 points), Emmanuel...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 2:41 PM
COLLEGE PARK — By sending Maryland on the road for its only games this season against Duke and North Carolina, the Atlantic Coast Conference created an unbalanced Terps schedule posing more significant challenges away from Comcast Center than at...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 3:37 PM
More than a month after looking overwhelmed in a much-worse-than-it-seemed 16-point loss at Ohio State, Maryland will go on the road Monday night having seemingly matured as a college basketball team.
While Pittsburgh (14-1 overall, 1-0 in Atlantic...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:35 PM
PITTSBURGH — Maryland figured that it was going to have to beat Pittsburgh Monday with the hot-shooting that carried the Terps to a 16-point win over Georgia Tech in Saturday’s ACC home opener.
The strategy worked early on at the Petersen...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon has often been highly critical of his team’s play after double-digit losses during his first three seasons.
So many in the media were expecting Turgeon to do the same when he came into the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:54 AM
Virginia Tech football players, coaches and fans are rightfully disappointed in the last two seasons. The Hokies were 15-11 combined and finished outside the national polls in consecutive years for the first time since 1991 and ’92.