| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:20 AM
In soccer circles, this is what you call obstruction.
Germany's MSV Duisburg has moved its winter training-camp headquarters away from the Turkish resort of Antalya Lara after learning that 400 Russian models were booked into the same hotel for a...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 11:27 PM
As of Dec. 15, there have been 258 players from the state of Florida who have committed to NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision programs.
Out-of-state schools with the most Florida pledges are West Virginia with 11 and Marshall with 10.
FAU leads all in-...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:17 PM
Central women's basketball coach Beryl Piper was eager for the nonconference portion of her team's schedule to end. Not necessarily because the losses were piling up — that happens to many mid-major teams — but because of the way the games...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 3:17 PM
BLACKSBURG — Shaking his head in disappointment as he thought about Virginia Tech's 68-66 loss to Syracuse, Justin Bibbs considered the possibilities of what Tech could've achieved had it been able to put together a complete effort Saturday...
| Jan 4, 2015
BLACKSBURG — For two halves running, Virginia Tech's basketball team had been smoked like a Smithfield ham or Montecristo cigar. There was the ruinous second period Tuesday at West Virginia and Saturday's lifeless first at home versus Syracuse....
| Jan 7, 2015
| 5:55 PM
The new playoff era is drawing lots of college football fans to bowl game broadcasts. But it isn't necessarily bringing more fans into stadium seats.
ESPN announced that the Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl semifinals in the College Football Playoff drew the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Nearly a quarter-century ago, Maryland basketball star Walt Williams was in a similar situation that the team’s current stat, Dez Wells, has faced this season.
In 1990-91, Williams missed more than a month of his junior year with a broken leg....
| Dec 25, 2014
| 3:47 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.
The Dream Season did not have a...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:23 AM
Mark Turgeon said after Saturday's 70-58 win over Minnesota that Maryland's 14-1 start did not mean much to him.
While this was the best start for the Terps since he took over for Gary Williams in 2011 – and the hottest Maryland has started a...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:45 PM
STORRS — Back in the days of the old Big East and the newborn American Athletic Conference, UConn's league schedule was filled with at least a few games each season that might make Geno Auriemma lose a few minutes' sleep on the night before a game....
| Dec 28, 2014
| 7:55 PM
10 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2014: Bethel vs. Phoebus (boys, then girls at noon).--LSC 48
Noon Basketball: S.C. State at Fordham.--CSN
Noon Basketball: Tulane at East Carolina.--ESPN News
Noon Basketball: Tulsa at Central Florida.--ESPNU