| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:29 AM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green has led the nation in scoring for about a month, and retaining that stature would be notable on several levels. But there’s another Green statistic that worries Hokies coach James Johnson.
Green leads the ACC in...
| Mar 6, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. — For the second time in two weeks Tuesday, Duke punished Virginia Tech. The Blue Devils again shredded the Hokies' defense, especially from beyond the 3-point arc, committed precious few turnovers and survived Erick Green's nightly...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 2:27 PM
BLACKSBURG — When Erick Green was nine years old, he'd grab a chunk of chalk, head outside his Winchester home and draw a 3-point line roughly 20 feet away from the basketball hoop in the driveway.
That was the easy part for Green. Actually...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 7:39 PM
After much deliberation, hand-wringing and sweating, my All-ACC ballot has been filed. Here’s what I came up with (feel free to poke holes in it – that’s what these ballots are for, right?…to be critiqued, slammed and...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:48 PM
As satisfying as it was for Virginia Tech's Erick Green to learn he'd made first team All-Atlantic Coast Conference, he wasn't afraid to admit he had his fingers crossed for an even loftier distinction.
He wanted to be recognized as the best. He got his...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 9:56 AM
The Harrison twins have picked Kentucky. Maryland fans weap. Under Amour employees continue searching for their next next big thing.
Aaron and Andrew Harrison, 6-5 twin guards out of Texas, will announce where they plan to...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Last summer and fall, I asked for legislation to be drafted dealing with an array of education related matters. Included in the legislation was a provision that would essentially eliminate class basketball.
The Indiana General Assembly has complete...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 3:25 PM
John Krikorian was hoping, but he wasn't expecting to hear that his Christopher Newport men's basketball team would host a first-round NCAA Division III tournament game.
The Captains (23-4), the USA South tournament champions, learned on Monday that they...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Roughly one-third through the regular season, Virginia Tech guard Erick Green leads the ACC – he’s lapping the field, in fact – and ranks second nationally in scoring at 24.8 points per game. The primary question is, what are his chances...