| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:35 PM
4:30 a.m. Golf: Qatar Masters (in Doha).--Golf 8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina basketball.--MASN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv.com).--NNPS
10 a.m. Soccer: FA Cup...
| Jan 22, 2015
Virginia and ESPN confirmed Wednesday that the network's College GameDay carnival will encamp in Charlottesville for the Cavaliers' Jan. 31 collision against Duke. Suffice to say, the show's only other basketball appearance in the state was memorable....
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:18 PM
William and Mary’s chances of taking sole possession of the Colonial Athletic Association lead evaporated along with a 16-point lead Wednesday night as Delaware rallied for an 84-80 home victory.
Omar Prewitt scored a career-high 30 points for the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:41 AM
It seems funny, but not really in the belly laugh way, to remember the manner the bully conferences of women's basketball once made fun of the old Big East.
Geno Auriemma had a very difficult time reconciling how little respect his old conference was...
| 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...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:15 PM
To celebrate the silver anniversary of the UConn men's 1989-90 Dream Season, The Courant will be looking at players and coaches who helped make that team special. Stories will appear periodically throughout the season.
To make a Dream Season, to turn...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 3:00 PM
HAMPTON — After the most distasteful, frustrating season of his career, Hampton University football coach Connell Maynor made two demands: Players get better; get better players.
Maynor won’t know about the former until spring practice...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 4:19 PM
West Wins Silver In Luge
Tucker West of Ridgefield, who competed in luge in the Olympics last year, won a silver medal at the World Junior National championships in Lillehammer Friday. It was West's final singles race as a junior. West, 19, became the...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Team on top: Only two schools have advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals in each of the past five years. One is Duke, and the other is Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish fell to the Blue Devils, 11-9, in last spring’s title game, but a rosy future...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:24 PM
The ACC was a toddler when Lennie Rosenbluth led North Carolina to an undefeated national basketball championship. ‘Twas the 1956-57 season, and the Tar Heels conquered Wilt Chamberlain and Kansas in a triple-overtime NCAA final.
As a sophomore in...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:48 PM
Before leaving the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to compete at the World Junior Championships in Canada, defenseman Robert Hagg joked he would quit hockey if Team Sweden won another silver medal.
Hagg had won two silver medals with Team Sweden the previous two...