| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Forty-three years ago this Thanksgiving Day, one of Hampton Roads' great high school football rivalries came to an end when the Hampton Crabbers and the Newport News Typhoon clashed in their last Turkey Day Game.
The 1970 match brought an end to a 73-...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:36 PM
RICHMOND — Richmond would complete passes and gain yards through the air. That was a given. William and Mary didn't foresee its demise from the legs of 230-pound freight train and a retooled Spiders' defense.
As a result, the Spiders laid a...
| Nov 24, 2013
RICHMOND — Here is William and Mary's bleak and final football Saturday of 2013 in capsule: Before Richmond could snap the first play after halftime, the Tribe was penalized for having too many men on the field.
So coming out of the locker room,...
| Nov 21, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — Jimmye Laycock would prefer to have a cushion. He'd like for his William and Mary football team to be locked into the Championship Subdivision playoffs, regardless of how it fares in Saturday's regular-season finale at Richmond.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:31 PM
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association continued to compile information on Friday’s incident that led to the cancellation of its championship game.
Commissioner Jacqie Carpenter requested reports from the head coaches and primary...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:35 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Richmond leads the Colonial Athletic Association in passing yards and attempts by a country mile and happily flings it all over the ballyard like Aaron Rodgers on a Paxil drip. So of course, Job One for William and Mary's defense:...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:01 PM
In a clash between ranked Colonial Athletic Association playoff hopefuls, Towson rode a dominant defensive performance to a 15-9 victory over William & Mary on Saturday.
Towson (9-2, 5-2 in the CAA) and its high-octane offense were slowed by the Tribe's...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 4:31 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Perfection wasn't required against Towson, just a bit more production than William and Mary could muster.
The Tribe limited the Colonial Athletic Association's top offense, but couldn't make enough plays or stop the Tigers at...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:34 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Imagine a warrior band lugging around a battering ram, laying waste to structures throughout a town. Sometimes they look like pizza delivery guys or utility workers or the folks from Publisher’s Clearinghouse. Most of the time,...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Coach Rob Ambrose said the short-term goal for the Towson football team was coming out of last week’s bye getting healthy. The Tigers may have accomplished that, but they also know that they will finish the remainder of the season without their...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:01 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — A poor Saturday in mid-October prompted a change on Wednesdays for William and Mary's football team. That, in turn, contributed to a remarkable stretch that has the Tribe once again playing meaningful Saturdays in November....