| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Connor Spencer began the walk from the locker room to the field at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha on Monday and couldn't help himself.
"I don't know why, but I had the song, 'Don't Stop Believing' in my head," UC Irvine's first baseman said. "I just...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Virginia and Texas Christian dueled for nearly five hours and deep into the Nebraska night. They endured nine consecutive scoreless innings and extended their superb closers far beyond the norm.
But, oh, the rewards for the Cavaliers:
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Nathan Thornhill and John Curtiss pitched Texas' second straight shutout at the College World Series in Omaha, and the Longhorns forced a second bracket final against Vanderbilt with a 4-0 victory Friday.
The Longhorns (46-20) and Commodores (48-20)...
| Jun 23, 2014
Tyler Beede is a two-time, first-round draft choice. Walker Buehler has won 12 games this season, one shy of the national lead. But for all of the pitching at Vanderbilt's disposal Monday, Virginia is positioned even better entering the College World...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Only incurable seamheads and/or incorrigible gamblers organize NCAA baseball tournament pools, but even if you filled out a bracket purely for entertainment, chances are it's more charred than a burger on the barbie.
Five of the eight national seeds met...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:02 PM
At 50, Bob Ctvrtlik, a Newport Beach resident, passes on advice, not volleyballs anymore.
Ctvrtlik, one of the most decorated U.S. volleyball players, was the guest speaker at the 53rd annual Athletic Awards banquet at the Radisson Hotel in Newport Beach...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Sleep hasn't come easily for UCF left-hander Eric Skoglund.
That is about to change now that he was selected by the Kansas City Royals in the third round of the baseball draft Friday.
"It has been stressful the past couple of days," said Skoglund, the...
| Mar 3, 2014
Attackers Alyssa Ferro and Andi Raymond and midfielder Paige Duncan (Broadneck) helped keep No. 14 Towson close for much of Sunday's game, but No. 3 Syracuse finished with a 5-0 run to deal the visiting Tigers their first defeat of the season, 12-7....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Host No. 6 Notre Dame scored four of the game's last five goals but its rally fell short as No. 14 Penn State won, 8-7, on Saturday.
Penn State (2-1) increased its 5-3 halftime lead to four with early third-quarter scores from Shane Sturgis and TJ...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Old Dominion's first National Signing Day as a competing member of Conference USA provided more confirmation than drama, as nearly all prospects followed through on their commitments.
The Monarchs signed 24 players Wednesday, giving them a recruiting...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Brendan Brosnan made national recruiting news by opting to sign with Penn State rather than Vanderbilt.
Some of his Maine South teammates still are weighing their college options.
Brosnan, a Tribune first-team All-State offensive lineman, was the lone...