| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:30 AM
For many, Gary Williams reached the pinnacle of his coaching career when he guided Maryland to the 2002 NCAA championship.
A dozen years later, he did himself one better.
On Monday, Williams was voted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame -...
| Jun 7, 2014
Kyle Convissar accepted a baseball scholarship to the University of Maryland with dreams of one day playing in the College World Series.
That goal didn't seem realistic at the time. The Terrapins had posted a steady string of losing seasons and could not...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:35 PM
There always was music in the car. Lots of Frank Sinatra, Billy Joel and James Taylor, singers who will always remind Blackhawks forward Ben Smith of being with his father, Larry Alan Smith, as they made lengthy drives around New England, sometimes five...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Scholarship athletes at Virginia and Virginia Tech continue to outperform their peers in the classroom to ensure postseason eligibility for the Cavaliers and Hokies in all sports.
The NCAA last week released team-by-team Academic Progress Rates for...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Former Old Dominion guard Dimitri Batten confirmed Tuesday that he will transfer to Boston College for his final basketball season. Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news.
Batten, a 6-foot-3 native of Newport News and a Kecoughtan High graduate,...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Predicted low voter-turnout in the upcoming June 3 election does not hold Pamala Matsumoto back. The legal veteran and La Cañada mom is a candidate for the Los Angeles Supreme Court bench, seat 22, with more than 25 years of experience working in Los...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:54 PM
William and Mary went 1-9 versus Football Bowl Subdivision opponents during the last 10 seasons, but don’t for a moment believe that the Tribe was overwhelmed. Seven of those setbacks were by less than two touchdowns, three by a combined 11 points....
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Alexis Carriere graduated from Boston College last month and she already has a job lined up in her dream field.
Carriere, a Manchester resident and 2010 graduate of East Catholic High School, will begin working at Bridgeport Hospital as a critical...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Jack Brabham, 88, the three-time Formula One champion who famously pushed his car to the finish line to claim his first season title, died Monday at his home on Australia's Gold Coast. His family announced his death but did not state the cause.
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
UConn football coach Bob Diaco said it's important that Connecticut high school coaches know he and his staff care about them.
Connecticut is not a hotbed for BCS-level talent, and it might sound like a broken record, but UConn still needs to do a better...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:22 PM
When Providence High School held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, the class had 80 seniors, fewer students than usual graduating from the private Catholic school in Burbank, said Greg Castro, the school’s community outreach coordinator.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:10 PM
UConn will play UMass at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough in 2016, a source confirmed. The story was first reported by the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
UConn hasn't signed a contract but will do so, according to the source.
The Gazette report also said the...