| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Midway through November, Maryland had lost three straight games and it began to look as if the team might never pick up its sixth win and become bowl eligible.
The turnover-prone Terps had just lost at home to Syracuse, 20-3, in a game in which Maryland...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus, Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Who's to blame for Maryland not winning close games, Mark Turgeon or his players?
Don Markus: After...
| Dec 10, 2013
College football bowl games 2013 schedule: Dates, times, matchups and TV networks for the college football 2013-14 bowl game season. College Football Postseason Highlights Heisman Trophy Presentation (ESPN, Dec. 14) Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (ESPN, Dec. 28)...
| Nov 20, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Last season, Virginia and Virginia Tech played for the ACC's Coastal Division title. One year later, and for the first time since 1988, they enter their annual football clash with losing records.
But don't talk to the Cavaliers...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 7:42 PM
When Virginia Tech defeated Texas in the 1995 Sugar Bowl, Frank Beamer cautioned Hokies faithful not to expect similar success every year.
"I think we've got a chance to be a top program year in and year out," he said. "But every year certainly isn't...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 6:47 PM
As the dominos started to rearrange in the Atlantic Coast Conference after Virginia Tech was chosen to play in the Sugar Bowl as an at-large selection, Virginia benefited Sunday by being selected to play in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
U.Va. (8-4) will face...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Before last weekend, Virginia coach Mike London's favorite memory in connection with the Chick-fil-A Bowl may have been one he had to enjoy vicariously through his brother, Paul.
In 1995, Paul was a starting cornerback for the U.Va. team that defeated...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Mike London remembers all too well his final college football game, the last time he stripped off his University of Richmond uniform.
London was a captain of that 1982 squad, which exited not only with a 28-17 home loss to William and Mary, but also...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:53 PM
VIRGINIA (8-4) vs. AUBURN (7-5)
WHEN/TV: 7:30 p.m./ESPN
WHERE: Georgia Dome, Atlanta.
THE BUZZ: Though Auburn will be missing the most dependable piece of its offense with the suspension of running back Michael Dyer (second in the...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:50 PM
NO. 13 MICHIGAN (10-2) vs. NO. 17 VIRGINIA TECH (11-2)
WHEN/TV: 8:30 p.m. Tuesday/ESPN.
WHERE: Superdome, New Orleans.
THE BUZZ: Most of the attention centered around Michigan has been geared toward how Tech plans to try to stop quarterback...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:30 AM
The likeliest bowl destinations for Virginia (Nashville) and Virginia Tech (Miami or Atlanta) remain the same. But there are improbable parlays that could send the Cavaliers to Charlotte or the Hokies to New Orleans.
Let’s start with Virginia,...