| Mar 4, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Before stepping onto the Comcast Center court Sunday afternoon for overtime against Maryland, Mike Scott offered his teammates a reminder of how senior night had ended just three days earlier for Virginia.
With the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament...
| 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,...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Sean Glennon had just returned from a friend’s bachelor party in Cabo San Lucas, where, he assured me, neither he nor his fellow revelers were detained by authorities.
And while he called too late for inclusion in Sunday’s print column on his...
| May 10, 2012
By the early 2000s, the flame retardant known as penta had become a villain.
Packed by the pound into couches and other furniture, the chemical was turning up in the blood of babies and in breast milk around the world. The European Union voted to ban...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Scot Thomas did not attend Virginia Tech. but there is no Hokies coach more rooted in Blacksburg, more versed in the town-gown bond, more aware of how paramount that bond is during these trying times.
Thomas' softball team continued its drive toward an...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Pro sports have their trading deadlines, that frantic few weeks when teams attempt to patch holes, trim payroll and/or unload malcontents before the playoffs commence. Colleges have no such in-season swap meet, but come spring, basketball's transfer flood...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 6:11 PM
Tucked alongside the keepsakes and the clothes in the trunks that
served as suitcases was a certain something he carried to campus that
helped him become one of the greatest to ever wear a Notre Dame men's
It was with him when he...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:27 AM
Anyone who follows University of Virginia football anticipated and/or endorsed offseason staff changes. The Cavaliers’ fifth losing record in the last seven years and a ninth consecutive defeat to Virginia Tech could not be ignored.
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:10 AM
STORRS – The Huskies already know the ending. It's March 9, at Gampel Pavilion against Providence at noon.
When that game is over, barring an unforeseen change of heart by Big East Conference presidents, the balls will be put away.
This is not the...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:03 PM
Soccer--Premier League, 8:55 a.m. (ESPN2); MLS Playoffs, Eastern Conference Championship, First Leg, 2:30 p.m. (NBC)
College Football--Arkansas at South Carolina, 11 a.m. (CBS); Iowa State at Texas, 11 a.m. (ABC); Northwestern...