| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:48 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – Two days removed from one of the most extraordinary offensive performances of this, or any, ACC basketball season, Pittsburgh encountered the ultimate resistance Monday night:
Virginia’s pack-line defense.
| Feb 17, 2015
| 2:53 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE - Just beneath the surface of the consistent, relatively buttoned-down basketball player most people see when they watch Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon, there are hints of a stunningly athletic presence waiting to be released.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 6:10 PM
STORRS — Twenty years ago, Geno Auriemma spent Valentine's Day preparing for a game two days later at Pittsburgh, fresh off a win at Seton Hall that improved his talented team's record to 21-0.
The game at Pitt would come exactly one month after...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:27 AM
During its final six seasons, 2008-13, the old Big East basketball conference averaged an unrivaled 8.5 NCAA tournament bids. In one remarkable fit of gluttony, 11 league teams landed in the 2011 bracket, and ninth-place Connecticut – ninth! –...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Virginia has won 20 consecutive home basketball games. Moreover, the Cavaliers have won 20 straight at John Paul Jones Arena versus ACC opponents.
Duke’s home winning streak was 41 games prior to last week’s loss to Miami. Virginia Tech...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-7 (.563); season 122-69-1 (.639). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:55 PM
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Last week: 9-7 (6-9-1 against the spread). Season: 122-69-1 (100-91-1 against the spread).
at Bengals (8-3-1)
Bengals by 3 (over/under 47)
Ben Roethlisberger has owned Ohio, and the Steelers play teams in their division...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:17 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 8-8 (.500); season 153-86-1 (.640). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Feb 8, 2015
Recruits are signed, draft intentions known, schedules unveiled. Courtesy of academics, injury and tomfoolery, much can, and likely will, change before ACC football 2015 kicks off, but the picture has cleared since Pittsburgh's epic bowl collapse closed...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:21 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — On Wednesday night, Notre Dame senior Pat Connaughton wore his Batman socks.
At least in the early minutes against Boston College, it was as if the socks gave Connaughton and his teammates basketball superpowers, though the...