| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:45 AM
NOTRE DAME – Notre Dame has accepted an invitation to join the Atlantic Coast Conference in all sports except football and hockey. Wednesday's announcement is creating lots of excitement on campus. The university's coaches have expressed their...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Fall is the perfect time to create a butterfly garden because good root growth gets a head start before summer arrives.
Here, Matt Collogran, environmental education manager at Airlie Gardens in New Hanover County, near Wilmington in North Carolina,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:40 PM
The head coaches poised to lead Pittsburgh football and basketball into the ACC next year are first-time big whistles who endured considerable waits before occupying the corner office.
Paul Chryst first talked with Panthers athletic director Steve...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Jewish students in the University of California system labeled terrorists for their support of Israel. Black high school students pelted by bananas on a Tennessee campus tour. A hostile student in Maryland challenging his professor to a fight after the...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:23 AM
UCF coaches have been busy hosting droves of recruits for the past week and it doesn’t seem like the influx of visiting prospects will let up this week.
Several players took unofficial visits to the Orlando campus Friday and Saturday, and more will...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Frank Beamer received the first Joseph V. Paterno Award in 2010, emblematic of college football coaches who not only win games but also mold young men. Last week, Beamer moved the plaque from his Virginia Tech office and into storage.
“I thought it...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:47 AM
ACC athletic directors have much to ponder these days. This fall they’ll evaluate possible rotations for future league football schedules. Realignment is a perennial issue, with the current hot-button topic whether to ease the conference’s...
| Aug 26, 2012
HOW TO GET TO POSTSEASON
At this stage in Tech's evolution it's not so much a matter of how it'll get to the postseason (it has gone to bowls in 19 consecutive seasons), but rather how good the postseason will be for the Hokies. Games at...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:59 AM
The last time Virginia Tech searched for a basketball coach, no media outlet reported Seth Greenberg as a possible candidate until the day before he was hired. Tony Bennett’s name didn’t surface at Virginia three years ago until the very day...
| Jul 29, 2012
The numbers say Mike Glennon's transition from reserve to starter last season at North Carolina State was virtually seamless. He ranked second among ACC quarterbacks in touchdown passes and led the Wolfpack to its first victory over Clemson in nine years,...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After seeing how Virginia strayed from the ground game late last season, running back Kevin Parks' worst fear was coach Mike London transforming U.Va.'s offense into a passing-game-obsessed operation behind a new offensive...