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  • DePaul fades down stretch in 78-72 loss to Georgetown

    DePaul fades down stretch in 78-72 loss to Georgetown
    First place in the Big East was there for the taking for DePaul on Tuesday night. But the Blue Demons' bid for their best start since joining the league fell short as D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a game-high 25 points to lead Georgetown to a 78-72...
  • Virginia positioned to be 19-0 entering ACC showdown against Duke

    Virginia positioned to be 19-0 entering ACC showdown against Duke
    OK, now when? After Virginia cleared the non-conference schedule unscathed, with impressive victories over George Washington, Maryland, VCU, Harvard and Davidson, I pegged the Cavaliers’ first defeat this basketball season for Saturday at Notre...
  • Saturday's local interest men's college basketball roundup: HU survives at Bethune-Cookman; Smart gains 150th win as No. 20 VCU whips Saint Joseph's

    Reginald Johnson scored 17 points as Hampton held off Bethune-Cookman 58-56 Saturday in Daytona Beach, Fla., to stay unbeaten in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Quentin Brewer's jumper with 8:01 left drew B-CU within one at 41-40, but HU...
  • On The Fly: Patriots Survive Scare From Ravens

    On The Fly: Patriots Survive Scare From Ravens
    The Patriots often struggled, but were able to outlast their typical AFC playoff nemesis, the Ravens, 35-31.Yes, the Ravens led 28-14 in the third quarter and often played well. But they didn't have Tom Brady, who passed for 367 yards and three...
  • No. 3 U.Va.'s stifling defense prepares for resurgent No. 13 Notre Dame

    As soon as Notre Dame got done sneaking past North Carolina 71-70 on Monday in Chapel Hill, Fighting Irish coach Mike Brey turned his team's attention to No. 3 Virginia in the Dean E. Smith Center locker room. Of course, it's not as if his players...
  • Roundup | Saturday, Jan. 3

    Roundup | Saturday, Jan. 3
    FOOTBALL Disabato: The season that was Southland boys sports in 2014 The year 2014. Like a comet, it was here and gone. My mother always told me the older you become the faster the years go by. She was right — as she was in most instances....
  • U.Va. wins NCAA men's soccer championship in penalty kicks over UCLA

    CARY, N.C. — Veteran Virginia men's soccer coach George Gelnovatch and All-American senior Eric Bird admitted the 2014 Cavaliers were far from the most talented of the school's seven NCAA champions. But all that matters in the moment and history is...
  • Villanova on another level

    Last season,Villanova men's basketball swept its Big 5 games by a record 90 points. Early this month, the Wildcats won by 14 at La Salle. Three days later, they beat Saint Joseph's by twice that much on the Main Line. Yesterday afternoon, once again at...
  • Can't-Miss Field Goals? Brimah Streak On Line Vs. Duke

    Can't-Miss Field Goals? Brimah Streak On Line Vs. Duke
    STORRS — The name Jahlil Okafor jumps off the page and into every UConn fan's cereal bowl this week. But what about Ray Voelkel and Torian Oglesby? Amida Brimah never heard of them. Of course, when UConn beat Duke for the NCAA title in 1999 and...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 12/20 log (updated Friday AM)

    7:40 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Crystal Palace at Manchester City.--NBCSN 9:55 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United vs. Aston Villa.--NBCSN 9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs...
  • On The Air Saturday

    BASKETBALL 11 a.m.: Northeastern State vs. Central Missouri. CBSSN Noon: Southern Methodist at Michigan. ESPN2 Noon: Virginia Commonwealth at Cincinnati. ESPNU Noon: Louisville at Western Kentucky. FS1 Noon: Charlotte at Georgetown. YES 1 p.m.:...