| Feb 16, 2013
| 4:29 PM
The 29 wins were the second most of the Bob Hambric era, but Westinghouse was simply better than the Cameron Echols-led Wolverines. They gave Westinghouse a good game in a 58-55 loss in the Public League holiday tournament final, but...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:33 PM
It's bad luck that we'll never get to see Michael Jordan play against LeBron James in their primes. With MJ turning 50 earlier this week, we got to relive Jordan's greatest hits on every platform imaginable.
And hey, the Miami Heat are in town Thursday....
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Last week, in a valiant effort and one that deserves to be applauded, the mayor and NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas took the point in an effort to raise money to expand the at-risk youth basketball program known as Windy City Hoops.
“For me, as a...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:09 AM
The debate raging these days between those arguing whether this year’s U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team could compete with the Dream Team of 20 years ago is not answered simply by a generational divide.
I for one, being of sound mind and...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 12:13 PM
Two complete strangers, linked for two years by talent and anticipation, will finally meet Tuesday. Felipe Lopez. Allen Iverson. El Senor. Bubbachuck.
Mere freshmen, they are heralded as the saviors of the Big East, a once-mighty basketball conference...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:40 PM
High school: Farragut.
Team highlights: With Stimage as its only well-known player, Farragut went 7-2 and earned a share of the title in arguably the state's toughest...
| 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...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 2:33 PM
HAMPTON — Donovan Rose is confident Hampton University's football program has improved in his three seasons as head coach.
He'll get a chance to continue that progression in Year 4.
Rose, 18-15 in his three-year tenure after his Pirates went 7-4...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Isiah Thomas can recall facing Maryland once in his college basketball career, as a sophomore guard at Indiana in the NCAA tournament "the year we won it."
That would have been in 1981, when the Hoosiers crushed the Terps by 35 points in the second...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 5:46 PM
When Pe'Son Howard broke his left foot early during one of Maryland's preseason practices, many wondered whether the sophomore point guard would be back by the time Atlantic Coast Conference season began in January. There was even talk of Howard...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 8:20 PM
ESPN brought its cameras and crew to Comcast Center on Wednesday night for a nationally televised game between Maryland and Florida International.
Rivalry week, this isn't.
Nor was it an "Instant Classic," but what had the makings of a clunker for the...