| May 14, 2014
| 8:18 AM
The traditional strength of the Johns Hopkins program is showing up at the right time.
With Sunday’s 14-8 victory over eighth-seeded Virginia in an NCAA tournament first-round game, the Blue Jays (11-4) have limited six of their last seven...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:44 PM
This year’s NCAA Division I women’s tournament looks more like the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament 2.0 than a national tournament. Six quarterfinalists hail from the ACC.
Top-seeded and ACC champ Maryland, No. 2 Syracuse, No. 3 North...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:54 PM
LOWELL, Mass. — They have the sure-fire, first-round draft pick on the pitcher's mound, a precious commodity for any college baseball program. They have a freshman two-sport star — soccer goalie/third baseman — an oddity at any...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Big East visionary Dave Gavitt used to tell colleagues that the Final Four was proof that college basketball knew how to end a season. As for the best way to start it ... not so much.
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany and his counterpart at the Big East,...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:45 AM
A cynic might say Gary Nova has regained the starting job as Rutgers' quarterback by default.
After all, his competition is two guys who haven't taken a snap in a college game.
The party line in New Jersey is different as the Scarlet Knights make...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Words not normally associated with Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany: measured, mild, tame.
But that's what Delany was Monday, especially compared with cohorts Mike Slive (SEC) and Bob Bowlsby (Big 12).
Bowslby mocked NCAA enforcement by saying:...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:11 PM
You have to admire Mike Aresco's spunk.
The American Conference commissioner refuses to concede that his football league, once known as the Big East, has been demoted to second class.
In trying to inspire his 11-team fraternity at media day in Rhode...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:34 PM
If the No. 5 Louisville Cardinals are just getting warmed up, no one is going to want to be in their part of the NCAA bracket.
The Cardinals continued their dominating run to win the first American Athletic Conference tournament championship,...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:17 AM
How important is the expected return of suspended Maryland running back Wes Brown for next season?
Jeff Barker: I thought Brown looked like Maryland’s most talented running back in his freshman season of 2012. So, it’s significant.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Former Oakland Mills basketball star Greg Whittington, in recovery after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament last summer, is excited about playing at Rutgers after he was dismissed from Georgetown in November.
The 6-foot-9 standout has been...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:57 AM
University School linebacker Brandon Russell is headed north a little ahead of schedule. Russell told the Sun Sentinel Thursday morning that he plans to early enroll at Rutgers and start classes on Monday.
Russell, who is the 35th ranked player in...