| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:04 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Dan Stimson sat in the motorized wheelchair that's his home for most of his waking hours these days and discussed coaching, his mountainous career at William and Mary and the reasons behind his pending retirement.
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Illinois will play Villanova in the Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.
The Illini replace Maryland, which had a scheduling conflict and will now play in the non-conference showcase in 2016.
The game precedes an anticipated showdown...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Three impressive varsity seasons at Calvert Hall and several standout summer sessions with Maryland 3D on the Amateur Athletic Union circuit led to many scholarship offers and a “really tough decision” for Drew Edwards.
The 6-foot-3, 175-...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Meet the 13 members of the new College Football Playoff selection committee:
The Buzz: He's the first chairman of the new selection committee and it's his job to announce the group's top 25 rankings on ESPN every Tuesday. His 35 years of...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Powerful Oak Ridge basketball forward Alex Owens committed to Providence College after visiting the Rhode Island campus and attending the Friars PC Elite Camp last weekend.
The 6-foot-8, 240-pound senior originally pledged to sign with UCF after...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 3:39 PM
NEW YORK — A year ago, Steve Enoch of Norwalk was a relatively unknown basketball prospect — even within Connecticut.
"I worked hard all last summer," Enoch was saying Friday morning as he and other top recruits were gathering in the Bronx...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 3:02 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Although Shabazz Napier's achievement — leading UConn in scoring, assists and rebounding — is unique and impressive, it's not ideal.
Coach Kevin Ollie is not shy about reminding his big men that rebounding should be...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Although many kids had hockey dads pushing them, Nick Bonino didn't need any prodding to explore an athletic life that built him into a versatile Ducks center who was recently awarded a $5.7-million contract extension through 2016-17.
It started with...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Providence Friars coach Ed Cooley had a gut feeling that playing zone against the best 3-point shooting team in the country might just work in the Big East Conference tournament championship.
He was right. Providence worked the zone to near perfection,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:19 PM
North Carolina forward James Michael McAdoo did all he needed to do at the free-throw line in the waning seconds to break the Providence Friars' hearts.
McAdoo hit a free throw with 3.5 seconds left, then grabbed his own rebound after a miss to lift the...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Throughout the past year, the local community experienced its share of important, interesting and significant sports stories. Some of the stories enlightened us, some informed us and others just entertained us.
Although many of the stories deserve...