| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:44 AM
On a busy Thursday night, the Ale House Columbia vibrates with energy. At the bar and in the dining area, tables are packed with friends and families chatting away. Servers hustle from table to table delivering drinks and appetizers. And just above eye...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:08 AM
As a freshman on the junior varsity volleyball team at St. Vincent Pallotti, Zacharie Jackson was used as a setter and hitter.
"My freshman year I did a little bit of hitting," Jackson said. "After my freshman year, I moved into setting, and I have been...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:39 PM
COLLEGE PARK — History will smile on the University of Maryland's move to the Big Ten, and the school's football and other athletic teams can compete in the new conference right away, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said in an appearance on campus...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:51 PM
It's the first question on many people's lips when they meet Maika Polamalu.
"'Are you related to Troy?'" recounted the Navy junior linebacker, who is first cousins with the Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety. "That's always the first thing. It doesn't...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:43 PM
An undercover federal agent in Maryland played a key role in the shutdown Wednesday of what authorities describe as a massive online drug marketplace called the Silk Road, whose owner allegedly began scheming to kill perceived rivals.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:06 PM
During the school year, Varsity Letters will periodically ask student-athletes from various sports to step in as guest bloggers. They will share their personal thoughts about one aspect of their season or reflect on the season to date.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:12 PM
An undercover federal agent in Maryland played a key role in the shutdown Wednesday of what authorities describe as a massive online drug marketplace, owned by a 29-year-old engineer who authorities say schemed to kill perceived rivals.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Xavier Proctor could see the writing on the wall. It was the summer of 2007, just a few months before his senior year at Mt. Hebron High School, and Proctor was preparing for what could have been his final season playing football.
Over 6 feet in height,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:44 PM
College football has long been an afterthought in Maryland. At best, it's been a pleasant Saturday interlude between the buildup during the week and the battles that usually take place the next day for the Baltimore Ravens and Washington Redskins.
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:54 PM
COLLEGE PARK — With Tuesday marking this season's unofficial start of Maryland men's basketball coverage, coach Mark Turgeon and the Terps spoke to the media at the team's media day inside Comcast Center. Below are the highlights from Turgeon's...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:52 PM
— The shouts of joy emanating from the visitors' locker room were loud enough to be heard in the tunnel at Scott Stadium.
It was November 2010 and Maryland had just defeated Virginia, which had won eight of the previous nine meetings in...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:42 PM
ESPN personality, Terps athletics supporter and noted fan base evaluator Scott Van Pelt was in College Park on Saturday for Maryland’s 27-26 win over Virginia. He was happy with the result, of course. He was not happy with the small swath of...