| 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.
| 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...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can’t bring you into the Terps’ locker room after games – reporters haven’t been allowed in there since the last...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Kansas State University’s Collin Klein has been named recipient of t he 2012 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to a top college football quarterback who best combines on-the-field and academic achievement. ...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Every Maryland athlete is being given an iPad. The school says the iPads are to be used to aid the students in their educational missions.
The iPads’ distribution provoked curiosity and concern among non-athletes – particularly the backers...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Rob Moore had just watched Missouri open up a 14-3 first quarter lead on the Syracuse football team, and the wide receivers coach knew the Orange was in desperate need of a spark. So he pulled Alec Lemon aside and implored the senior wideout to will the...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 6:34 PM
The Ravens locker room, even on the quietest of days, is a churning, bubbling storm of music and voices. Most of the time, it feels as chaotic as a busy train station, as crowded and lively as a food market. A high-stakes game of bean bag toss in the...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 1:52 PM
Super setup for Stover
Nearly 20 years apart, Matt Stover was a member of three separate Super Bowl teams. A decade after being a rookie who was on injured reserve for the New York Giants and nearly a decade before he was a 41-year old mid-season...
| Sep 29, 2010
Each week, we'll bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest is wide receiver Anquan Boldin, who caught eight passes for 142 yards and three touchdowns in the team's 24-17 victory over the Cleveland...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 11:23 AM
The list of contenders for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award has been narrowed to 10 quarterbacks: Andy Dalton (TCU), Pat Devlin (Delaware), Nathan Enderle (Idaho), Colin Kaepernick (Nevada), Jake Locker (Washington), Greg McElroy (Alabama), Christian...
| Jun 23, 2011
Michelle Smith, of Fulton, has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2011 semester at Muhlenberg College, in Allentown, Pa. She is majoring in mathematics and is a graduate of Reservoir High School.
Michael McCarthy, of Ellicott City, has been...
| Jun 29, 2011
"She used to tie her hair up in ribbons and bows, sign her letters with X's and O's," sang Sgt. 1st Class Erica Russo as she smiled and swayed in front of a small group of backup vocalists.
As her strong alto voice belted out the familiar notes of Trisha...