| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:48 PM
If atmosphere counts, if having fans in seats, fans who make noise, who clap or boo or even just go buy a hot dog, if any of that matters, then USC had no chance Sunday at Galen Center against Cal State Bakersfield.
But if it is the team that should...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:53 AM
UNCASVILLE — They began perusing the rosters at the airport in Texas, continued studying on the flight to Connecticut and had the names of their future opponents memorized on the drive to the Mohegan Sun.
Keena Mays and Akil Simpson, the players...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:18 AM
If Navy's game last week at Notre Dame was about the history of one of college football's longest series, Saturday's home game against Hawaii is about the heart. Specifically, it is about Ken Niumatalolo's heart.
Hawaii is more than just another...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:13 PM
The Morgan State women's basketball team got way more than it bargained for from Lincoln (Pa.).
The Lions' Pam Zephrah made a layup with four seconds left to tie the game at 82 and force overtime and had six of her team's 12 points scored in the extra...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Old Dominion embarks on an adventure in its first season in Conference USA. The league stretches from West Virginia south to Florida and west to Texas and Oklahoma. The Monarchs' aim, obviously, is to be competitive in its new league, and along the way...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway were among 10 finalists announced Friday for the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2014.
Mourning, a seven-time NBA All-Star, appears on the final ballot for the first time. He will look to be inducted with his former...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has been waiting so many years for this stand-alone moment it might collectively have to take a nervous pill and sit down.
The ACC has spent years failing to prove it was more than just a basketball conference. It wanted so...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:20 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Stephen Morris threw two first-quarter touchdown passes, and Miami took advantage of Florida turnovers during four red-zone opportunities on the way to knocking off the 12th-ranked Gators, 21-16, on Saturday.
Duke Johnson added...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 4:08 PM
No need to demand a refund from Athlon or Lindy's because those preseason magazines failed to pick football winners this year for the Western Athletic and Big East conferences.
Football, in those leagues, has gone to the Big Coffin Corner Kick in the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:10 PM
IRVING, Texas — During Larry Coker's 40 years of coaching, he thought he experienced it all. The emerald "national champions" ring on his right hand, won as coach of the 2001 Miami Hurricanes, reminded him of it.
But when Coker left his hotel room...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Each day this week, Baltimore Sun reporter and blogger Matt Vensel will break down a key matchup from Sunday’s Super Bowl. Today, he looks at the challenge of defending Colin Kaepernick and the pistol offense.
In their stunning run to Super Bowl...