| Jun 29, 2014
The ACC has expanded from nine to 15 members in the last decade, but if you want to see a growth spurt that would make Yao Ming blush, check out the University of Louisville.
"When I took the job 17 years ago, I think our budget was $14.9 million,"...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:23 PM
YORK — A state tournament semifinal run is made up of hundreds of hours of hard work. Fair or not, though, it’s a few spectacular moments likely to stand out for most of us as time passes.
For the three Grafton teams playing at Liberty...
| Jun 12, 2014
Buzz Williams attended a junior college. He barged his way into coaching there and earned his nickname in the process. Most telling, the top four scorers on the first of Williams' Sweet 16 teams at Marquette were junior-college transfers.
So it is no...
| Jun 15, 2014
When your child goes away to college, counselors and professors warn parents to avoid becoming the "H" word.
Helicopter. As in "helicopter parents."
As in, don't hover over your child. They made it to college, and they'll be fine without you. Get very...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:31 PM
CLERMONT — A stork dropped a baby on the doorstep of a couple who had been in love since they were teenagers.
The fairy tale was real life to Don Gibb.
"Everything changed after that," the former Florida State swim coach said. "I would always...
| May 31, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Track and field:
Hampton University will send a combined eight student-athletes to the NCAA outdoor championships after a strong showing this weekend in the NCAA East Preliminary in Jacksonville, Fla.
Six Pirates will be heading to Eugene, Ore.,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:04 PM
OCOEE — Three nights after receiving his high-school diploma, Nick Gordon will be attending another sort of graduation Thursday night.
He will be surrounded by family and friends, and television cameras will record the whole thing. A mortarboard...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage last month restated the Cavaliers’ 10-year goal of winning 70 ACC and 12 national championships. At first blush, the numbers are clearly ambitious. The conference record book reveals just how ambitious....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:28 AM
Virginia and Virginia Tech ranked among the top half of the ACC’s eight public schools in 2012-13 athletics revenue but not among the top 25 nationally.
USA Today’s database of revenue, expenses and student-fee subsidies, an annual...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:31 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- After a half-day standoff, the Florida Legislature voted Friday to let the state's main school-voucher program expand its enrollment in exchange for more oversight of student-performance and the organization running the system.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:42 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida House passed a bill Thursday that would allow some undocumented students in public schools to receive in-state tuition.
The House has married the top priority of Speaker Will Weatherford to offer in-state tuition to...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:18 PM
FSU released the following response to a New York Times article questioning the university's response to the Jameis Winston sexual assault investigation and rape cases reported by its students:
RESPONSE TO TODAY'S NYT STORY
The university expresses...