| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Today is sort of a bittersweet day for me for as over the past four years, I've been on a golf trip with friends to Myrtle Beach, S.C.
That trip, a trip that started today, is still on for 15 or so of the other guys, but myself and a couple others...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Syracuse was the second of the four No. 2 seeds to lose to a No. 15 seed in the NCAA tournament , when the Orange was beaten by Richmond in 1991 at Cole Field House.
On Thursday, Jim Boeheim's team nearly became the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Today, we're introducing a new weekly feature: "When headlines go wrong." Each week, we'll scour the net to find those headlines that don't quite seem to work. If you see any headlines that seem just a little bit off (or can be read a completely different...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Maryland said Tuesday that it will name the Comcast Center basketball court for Gary Williams, who retired as men's coach in May after 22 seasons and a school-record 461 wins.
Williams will be honored during a Dec. 9 Comcast Center ceremony. He will join...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 4:52 PM
Now that the Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the addition of Pittsburgh and Syracuse, there are at least two members that believe the ACC should seriously consider taking the next step by adding two more schools.
Maryland and Duke are among those...
| Jan 1, 2011
There is nothing in sports more entertaining than watching Gary Williams work the sideline at a big game.
This one fit the bill: Maryland against Duke on a cold March evening, first place in the ACC on the line, a full house at Comcast Center ready to...
| May 19, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Here's a closer look at the Baltimore Catholic League's inaugural Hall of Fame class of 2011:
Larry Harrison, Towson Catholic '75, center: Considered the first 'true' big man in the BCL, earning All-BCL tournament honors in 1974. Went on to play...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 8:49 PM
Maryland had one more opportunity Friday night to get it right, one precious chance -- in a meaningful game in March -- to finally claim a memorable win against a ranked team while retaining a shred of hope of securing an NCAA tournament berth.
| Jul 13, 2012
| 12:38 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and intern Connor Letourneau -- co-sports editor of The Diamondback -- weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Joe Vellano has been named to several “watch”...
| Jan 18, 2012
Todd M. Adams
Recently, USA Basketball took a different approach to choosing its roster, giving more thought to building a cohesive team.
That is why the biggest name left off the team is bound to come from the NBA's...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 11:05 AM
The Comcast Center basketball floor will feature not one, but two markings proclaiming it as "Gary Williams Court."
One of the markings -- with the former coach's signature in black, and "court" in red, block letters -- will appear near the visiting team...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 8:27 PM
When Mark Turgeon decided to leave Texas A&M for Maryland last May, this is what he envisioned at Comcast Center: a hyped-up, sellout crowd arriving early and providing a palpable buzz that would put his team's opponent at a decided disadvantage.