| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What concerns you about Maryland as the Terps open their football season Saturday against Florida...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Aaron Craft is a senior guard for Ohio State, considered one of top perimeter defenders in college basketball.
Conner Lipinski, meanwhile, is a sophomore guard from Gambrills who played just two minutes in the first eight games this season as a preferred...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:51 PM
A nearly 60-year-old basketball arena called Cole Field House was transformed into a hot, crowded, ear-deafening time capsule Friday night.
It could have been 1969, the year Lefty Driesell arrived from Davidson filled with bluster and bravado and...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 10:26 PM
For a precious few moments — as Maryland students rushed the floor and enveloped the players after a rare and sorely needed victory over No. 2 Duke — the Terps, their fans and beleaguered coach could embrace the occasion and forget about the...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:43 AM
COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland is in serious discussions to join the Big Ten, and the Board of Regents plans to meet Monday to discuss the proposed move, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.
The regents were told about...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Josh Boone is in a familiar spot, one that he first used to his advantage coming out of South Carroll High a decade ago. But instead of starting as a relative unknown, Boone is trying to return from what could be easily called professional basketball...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:22 PM
As they enter the 61st and final year of their partnership, Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference are like a newly divorced couple that is forced by circumstances to continue to live together and makes a halfhearted pledge to remain friends.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:43 PM
A veteran college educator has been appointed interim president of Baltimore City Community College, the school's board of trustees announced Friday, after a string of controversies that led to the ouster of the school's president last month.
| Dec 22, 2012
| 11:22 AM
It has become part of college sports -- as ingrained as dunks and FieldTurf -- for large universities to accept prized basketball and football recruits and other athletes under more forgiving admissions criteria than are used for other students.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The differences between G.G. Smith and Jimmy Patsos are too numerous to list. Those dissimilarities, Smith says, are what made their working relationship so strong.
But now that Smith has taken over as Loyola’s men’s basketball coach, and...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:46 AM
We know that universities often use forgiving admissions criteria to admit top athletes who wouldn't otherwise get in.
But what happens to these football and basketball players once they arrive in their college classrooms? Do their grades ever catch...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Steve Demilio may have absorbed more knowledge from Ravens run-game coordinator Juan Castillo in roughly an hour of instruction than he did during his entire collegiate career.
It was an enriching experience.
"The workout was awesome," Demilio said....