| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:39 PM
OMAHA, Neb. — One game after struggling to find its offense, Virginia on Thursday night used a string of timely hits and a strong pitching outing from one of its stars to beat California 8-1 in a College World Series elimination game.
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:13 PM
It hit him several minutes after Friday night's ballgame ended — Brian O'Connor had been here before.
The same emotions, the same frustrations the same disappointment and sadness that his Virginia players were feeling as he sat at a podium...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-Wimbledon Championships, 6 a.m., Noon (ESPN2), 9 a.m. (NBC)
Soccer-FIFA Women's World Cup, Colombia vs. Sweden, 7:45 a.m. (ESPN); United States vs. North Korea, 10:45 a.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball-San Francisco Giants at Chicago...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:49 PM
As he started to warm-up his left arm in the TD Ameritrade Park bullpen June 21, an emotion Kyle Crockett hadn't experienced since making his college debut in February suddenly came rushing back.
Real, genuine nerves — the kind that can make a...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:08 AM
His size-10 Nike cleats dig into one of the cleanest patches of dirt in the entire nation. They are poised, planted just outside the shoulders fixed five feet above them—a stance he's taken thousands upon thousands of times before.
It's just that...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 11:29 AM
The United Football League folded its franchise in Hartford on Wednesday, leaving the four remaining teams each to play a six-game schedule this fall.
Players from the Hartford team will be dispersed in a draft Aug. 15. Former Colonials coach Jerry...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:11 PM
Chris Greisen directed Virginia to two second-quarter touchdowns and Delbert Alvarado kicked three field goals Thursday to lead Virginia to a 23-13 victory over Omaha in the opening game of the United Football League season.
The win, before an...
| May 24, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Charlie Lowell struck out four and gave up only one run as the Shockers hold on in the MVC Tournament, to beat Evansville, 2-1 and advance in Omaha.
Kevin Hall hit an RBI double in the first inning and Johnny Coy matched with an RBI double in the...
| May 24, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Game one is in the books with Indiana State upsetting Illinois St. 5-2. Shortly afterwards the rains came and it doesn’t look like Wichita St. will start their game with Evansville until 3:00pm or so. Last year in Wichita we had four hours of rain...
| May 28, 2011
| 9:15 AM
Of course the Shockers are in the finals of the MVC Baseball Tournament. It’s only the twenty-fifth time in thirty-four years…but who’s counting? Wichita State mauled Indiana State with seven runs in the first inning yesterday and...
| Jun 19, 2011
Tatiana de Los Reyes da Silva grew up in Brazil and Anthony Loyola Masterson was raised in the northeastern U.S. But they’re quite the opposite of their respective national stereotypes. De Los Reyes embodies all-American drive, while Masterson...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 7:40 PM
The Virginia baseball team started the 2011 College World Series strong with a 4-1 victory over California on Sunday afternoon in front of 21,275 spectators at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Virginia (55-10) advances into the winners' bracket to play the...