| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
STORRS — UConn was looking for a basketball coach and Tim Tolokan, a member of the search committee, was doing what an old newspaper man does. He was making phone calls, taking notes.
He kept them, too, and he recently re-read the note where...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Virginia Tech isn’t the most attractive of the ACC’s three basketball coaching vacancies, but that hardly precludes the Hokies from landing not only a quality coach but also the best of the group.
Consider the spring of 2011, when the AC&...
| Mar 19, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech basketball boasts a lavish practice complex, committed administration and a five-year stretch in which the Hokies hovered near the top of the ACC. But when measured by the sport's most precious commodity, Tech ranks last...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:07 PM
West Orange defensive end Brandon Wilson finally received his first college football scholarship offers this week from Mississippi State and Charlotte, both coming on Super Bowl Sunday.
Mississippi State came first for the 6-foot-3, 240-pound rush end,...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Apopka juniors Martez Ivey and Chandler Cox have declared their intentions to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Game in January. The annual event takes place in San Antonio, Texas, at the Alamodome.
"It's definitely a big deal to me," said Cox,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Note: This is one in a series of stories about under-rated Central Florida senior college football prospects.
With players like Trent Harris and Gabe McClary on his team, Cameron Gergley is puzzled why he still sits without any major college...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Apopka’s jack-of-all-trades Chandler Cox got a taste of the UCF atmosphere Saturday night during the No. 15 Knights’ victory over Houston and he liked it ... a lot.
“It was a lot of fun. That was my first UCF game and it was pretty...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Scholarship offers to play football at Stanford University are rare. They don't hand them out to just anyone.
That's why Thursday's offer from the Cardinal staff was met with such surprise and a certain amount of pride from Orlando First Academy tight...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Chandler Cox was pretty excited when he talked to Florida's Will Muschamp on Thursday morning and the Gators' head coach offered the Apopka athlete a scholarship.
"I didn't even know what to say to him. He told me he'd like to offer me a full-ride...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 10:45 PM
Dr. Phillips sophomore Jonathan Pollock committed to Mississippi State’s 2016 recruiting class during the summer break, but that doesn’t mean the recruiters are going to stop calling on the 6-foot, 205-pounder.
His first offer came from...
| Jan 16, 2014
To some students, University of Chicago professor Paul J. Sally Jr. was "mathematics, personified," said Shmuel Weinberger, chairman of the school's mathematics department.
Known for his contributions to the field of harmonic analysis, Mr. Sally had...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The conference season is less than half complete, but Virginia Tech’s place in the lower-tier of the ACC basketball standings is all but certain. A third consecutive last-place finish would not surprise, and the NCAA tournament seems light years...