| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Florida Atlantic senior guard Alex Tucker scored the final four points of the game, the last basket coming with 2.4 seconds left, to lead the Owls to a 62-60 win over Hofstra Tuesday.
It was a see-saw battle, with the score tied 10 times and the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 9:10 AM
From Austin Rivers to Michael Snaer to Karl Hess, ACC basketball has produced a madcap season. Too bad so few saw the games in-person.
The conference’s regular-season attendance declined for the fourth consecutive year in 2011-12, with the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 9:28 AM
VCU coach Shaka Smart told a story about Darius Theus, the Rams' junior point guard named CAA tournament MVP after Monday's 59-56 win against Drexel.
Theus, who prepped at Portsmouth's Norcom High, was the first player that Smart and his staff...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 3:45 PM
The first sign came from the tropics on Nov. 19, a Friday afternoon. Norfolk State, picked to finish fourth in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and eight games under .500 a year ago, knocked off Colonial Athletic Association favorite Drexel at the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Basketball instincts tell me Drexel is NCAA tournament worthy. Guards Frantz Massenat, Damion Lee and Chris Fouch mixed with wide bodies Daryl McCoy, Samme Givens and Dartaye Ruffin give the Dragons quality balance and bulk obvious to anyone who watches...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Delaware aims for the next goal in a remarkable run, while William and Mary and Old Dominion attempt to make up for disappointing seasons, at the Colonial Athletic Association women's basketball tournament.
Delaware (27-1) is the top seed and favorite in...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:34 PM
It wasn't just Elena Delle Donne who starred for Delaware in Friday's CAA tournament quarterfinal game. Toss in Trumae Lucas and Lauren Carra and Jocelyn Bailey. The whole package ranked No. 8 in the country routed Old Dominion 74-54, ending the Lady...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 11:23 PM
COSTA MESA — As the referee blew his whistle to signify the end of the match, smiles broke out on the Estancia High girls' soccer sideline.
No wild celebration, mind you, but smiles nonetheless.
The fact that the score was tied didn't matter. To...
| Dec 9, 2011
Let's say you are confronting one of the most important decisions of your life. But first, you must answer this:
My favorite thing about last Tuesday?
And do it in 25 words or less.
The query may seem like it's taken from Twitter or an online dating...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Bank on another anxious Selection Sunday for ACC and Colonial Athletic Association basketball fans, coaches and players.
Neither conference will match its record qualifiers for the NCAA tournament field – three for the CAA and seven for the ACC....
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:54 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Nicole Mitchell carries her parents' athletic ability in her blood.
She also keeps their memories in her heart.
Nicole's mother, Claudia, died after a long illness when Nicole was seven. Her father, Charles, died of a heart attack...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:30 AM
This is the time of the year when everyone can channel their inner Dick Vitale. Just make sure not to startle your co-workers if you start yelling, "Awesome, baby!"
Everyone in the entire country, starting on Selection Sunday when the NCAA Tournament...