| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:53 AM
UNCASVILLE — They began perusing the rosters at the airport in Texas, continued studying on the flight to Connecticut and had the names of their future opponents memorized on the drive to the Mohegan Sun.
Keena Mays and Akil Simpson, the players...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:55 AM
A capsule look at the American Athletic Conference's women's basketball teams, in predicted order of finish:
Last season: 35-4
Coach: Geno Auriemma, 29th season
Top Players: F Breanna Stewart, C Stefanie Dolson, F Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Here's a complete list of this weekend's NCAA Division I football games and TV information courtesy of the National Football Foundation. American Athletic Date Time Game Network (Talent) Sat., Oct. 26 12 p.m. Houston at Rutgers ESPNews (Dave Lamont, Ray...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:27 PM
Jamestown High alumnus Andrew Colley, an N.C. State senior, won the Atlantic Coast Conference championship Friday.
He finished 8 kilometers in Kernersville, N.C., in 23 minutes, 37.9 seconds, beating runner-up Thomas Curtin of Virginia...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Virginia Tech upended No. 17 Syracuse 2-1 on Kai Marshall’s goal in the eighth minute of overtime in the Orange’s first Atlantic Coast Conference contest in any sport.
Senior Robert Alberti, a Kecoughtan High graduate,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The way UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni sees it, the Huskies have improved from one game to the next.
They were better against Maryland in Week 2 than they were against Towson in Week 1, and they were better against Michigan in Week 3 than they were against...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Admission to the Bud Foster Quarterback Club pretty much requires a Heisman Trophy, Pro Bowl paycheck or friendship with the bouncer. The list of passers Virginia Tech’s veteran defensive coordinator has schemed against is that exclusive.
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football.
1: Central Florida at No. 8 Louisville provides the Cardinals another Thursday night window to prove they are deserving of title consideration. Louisville did not exactly light up the room last week...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Nearly a year after Maryland announced its athletic teams would leave the Atlantic Coast Conference to join the Big Ten in 2014, ACC commissioner John Swofford said in interview Wednesday that there is no ill will despite lawsuits that are pending between...