| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:47 PM
It was just over a year ago when we started to learn the lesson that it's about more than the names.
Dwight Howard, Steve Nash and Antawn Jamison helped deliver that reality, after jumping aboard the Los Angeles Lakers alongside Kobe Bryant.
| Feb 28, 2013
| 1:27 PM
In the surging sea of blue-and-orange clad humanity that swarmed onto the John Paul Jones Arena floor after Virginia’s 73-68 win against No. 3 Duke, U.Va.’s players lived out the kind of frenzied postgame celebration that had previously only...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:26 PM
Springsteen was a different kind of loud and certainly more sustained. Stevie Van Zandt riffing on guitar, the Big Man wailing on sax, and The Boss himself at full throttle.
But other than that evening, I’ve never heard John Paul Jones Arena...
| Mar 6, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. — For the second time in two weeks Tuesday, Duke punished Virginia Tech. The Blue Devils again shredded the Hokies' defense, especially from beyond the 3-point arc, committed precious few turnovers and survived Erick Green's nightly...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Duke’s Shane Battier and North Carolina’s Joseph Forte shared 2001 ACC basketball player of the year honors as media balloting deadlocked at 32 votes each. If ever another season was going to produce such an improbable tie, it’s this...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:22 PM
When he sits down to plan out future schedules, Virginia men's basketball coach Tony Bennett is going to reference issues that arose this season. He's learned some hard lessons about risk and reward.
Bennett will worry about scheduling matters in the...
| Mar 22, 2013
PHILADELPHIA — Albany's players know coach Will Brown isn't jerking their chain. Yes, they can shock Duke on Friday. Yes, they can torch millions of NCAA tournament brackets.
"A 15 (seed) has beaten a two," Brown said Thursday. "So when you talk...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 1:33 AM
Virginia and Virginia Tech endured wrenching defeats Saturday on Tobacco Road, but the Cavaliers’ Joe Harris and Hokies’ Erick Green continued extraordinary seasons.
Indeed, with six games remaining before the ACC tournament, Harris and...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Virginia Tech's Jarell Eddie didn't know as of Tuesday afternoon if he will start Thursday night against No. 6 Duke, or if he's destined to come off the bench for a third consecutive game. He's still trying to find a comfort zone shooting the ball in...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Images of Lehigh's brown and white remain ingrained in the minds of NCAA men's basketball tournament fans nationwide.
From midcourt, John Adams took a few dribbles and threw it down to a huge roar of the crowd.
An outlet pass to Gabe Knutson, who took...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:06 PM
As he sat next to his wife, Sonya, watching their son, Seth, torch Virginia Tech from 3-point range in the first half, Dell Curry never cheered, never rose from his seat behind Duke’s bench and never even clapped his hands.
Dell had to be...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:45 PM
For the first time in nearly three weeks Thursday, Duke was able to exhale. There was no rematch with North Carolina State, road escape at Boston College, biannual bloodletting against North Carolina or farewell trip to Maryland.
Instead, the sixth-...