| Aug 27, 2011
| 1:23 PM
The bedsheet banner, hanging outside a Jamerson Center window, begged him to stay.
"Dutch Don't Go We Need U"
But Dale T. "Dutch" Baughman is a cowboy by birth and a rebel at heart. After six contentious months as Virginia Tech's athletic director, he...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Fret not for Christian Taylor. Granted, the hours are exhausting, the pay scant. Sure, his studio apartment is as roomy as a Smart Car, and yes, his girlfriend lives 2,000-plus miles away.
But Taylor loves his job, is spending Christmas on a San Diego...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 5:29 PM
Summer just hit fifth gear. The Fourth of July is in the rearview mirror, the Cubs' cause is predictably hopeless and Labor Day is on the horizon.
And you know what that means: Hello, football. At least the college variety, which reigns in these parts...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 5:29 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary's offense is blessed at tailback, solid up front, deep at tight end and experienced at quarterback. The defense boasts all-conference caliber talent along the line, at linebacker and in the secondary.
So what's not...
| Aug 28, 2010
| 10:21 AM
Mike Smith's eyes and Mike Tomlin's confidence. John Quillen's fingers and Dennis Kozlowski's voice.
George Welsh's defiance and Mike London's energy. Jimmye Laycock's ingenuity and Frank Beamer's persistence.
Joe Taylor's faith and Bill Dee's focus....
| Sep 17, 2010
William and Mary should have won last season's national football championship. And the Tribe's opening loss this year was a fluke.
So preached Old Dominion coach Bobby Wilder this week as he prepared the Monarchs for tonight's visit from their...
| Nov 7, 2012
WILLIAMSBURG — The demise of football games between 757 neighbors William and Mary and Old Dominion isn't as long-term, or permanent, as many of us feared.
Tribe athletic director Terry Driscoll said Tuesday that the schools have tentatively agreed...
| Nov 11, 2012
NORFOLK — Typical William and Mary. Competitive, creative, but not quite good enough.
Typical Old Dominion. Explosive, athletic, but just sloppy enough to keep things interesting.
And so the collision of these neighboring football programs...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Chris Barclay's new job is to help rebuild a William and Mary running game that graduated its Chris Barclay.
The 2005 ACC player of the year and Wake Forest's career rushing leader, Barclay is the Tribe's new running backs coach. He replaces Brendan...
| Jul 1, 2012
Walt Zable was a California treasure, an innovator whose business, philanthropy and volunteer work benefited legions for more than 60 years. But this self-made "man's man" never forgot the small Virginia college where he was a football All-American,...
| Aug 8, 2012
Ryan Moody interned this summer with the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York. The location was better than the job.
"I'm not a number-crunching guy," he said.
Here are some more numbers William and Mary's most experienced wide receiver does not...