| Feb 12, 2015
| 5:15 PM
UCLA pitcher James Kaprielian has taken note, as have his teammates.
The Bruins open the college baseball season Friday as the highest-ranked team west of the Pecos. UCLA is rated No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball and No. 11 by Baseball America.
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:20 AM
The opening Russell Wilson saw on second-and-goal at the 1-yard-line during the final minute of Sunday's Super Bowl closed quicker than anyone could have imagined, instantly turning an offseason of celebration into one of soul-searching.
Even while still...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Seahawks 36, Packers 16
On a night that Seattle celebrated the first Super Bowl victory in franchise history, the Seahawks cruised to a win in what would end up being an NFC title game preview. Marshawn Lynch rushed for 110 yards and two touchdowns...
| Nov 9, 2014
FORT LAUDERDALE — After a 50-point blowout in last season's Soul Bowl, Blanche Ely held on to a 28-19 win over Dillard at Lockhart Stadium on Saturday night, stretching their winning streak to four heading into the playoffs. Ely has won five of...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:37 PM
— The pregame whispers swirled around Lockhart Stadium: "Just like last year," they said.
After a 50-point blowout in last season's Soul Bowl, Blanche Ely held on to a 28-19 win over Dillard on Saturday night, stretching their...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears made too many mistakes in losing the season opener to the Buffalo Bills 23-20 in overtime Sunday at Soldier Field .
1. The storyline has been promoted practically all year, since Jan. 3 anyway, the day the Chicago...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:48 AM
This was to be the Year of the Crabbers.
Hampton's girls basketball team had all the ingredients of a state champion: Size (two 6-footers up front), a quality leader at the point (Khadijah Berger), and experience (three seniors in the starting five)....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Michele Vinnie, who took over Kecoughtan's girls basketball team when Kevin Williams resigned in mid-January, has decided not to return next season.
Vinnie coached the Warriors to a 7-4 record during the final 11 games. She had been the program's junior-...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:51 AM
There are few aspects of the Minnesota Vikings' 30th-ranked defense that jump off the game film in any particularly positive way.
Veteran defensive end Jared Allen is a notable exception, along with bookend defensive end Brian Robison. They're two...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:29 AM
It wasn't a gaudy game statistically for running back Ray Rice, but he did contribute to the Ravens' 29-26 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday by generating 109 total yards from scrimmage.
Rice rushed for 67 yards on 17 carries for a 3.9 average,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:36 PM
A small, slightly hidden trophy rests in a glass case near the main entrance of Mount Carmel High School, one that provides a prelude to Tyra Buss' athletic career.
The prize, from a girls track meet, is covered with pink ribbons and is dated April 25,...