| Mar 5, 2012
| 10:17 PM
Shawntae Payne scored 17 points and Crystal Whittington had 13 points and 12 rebounds for Coppin State in a 76-37 opening-round win in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Monday.
Coppin State (19-11, 13-3 MEAC),...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland finalized the elimination of seven athletic teams, but managed to preserve men’s outdoor...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Kevin Love had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double of his career, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Utah Jazz, 121-104, Saturday night in Salt Lake City.
Minnesota was again playing without starters Nikola...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The Lakers fell to the Hawks on the road Monday night in Atlanta, 114-100.
After a strong first half, the Lakers allowed 67 points in the second, getting simply outworked by the Hawks.
Six Hawks scored in double figures including Al Horford (19), Paul...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Orlando Magic played one of their best 12-minute stretches of the entire season Wednesday night. From the final minute or so of the third quarter until the final minute or so of the fourth, a group primarily made up of youngsters Tobias Harris,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:43 PM
ATLANTA — Not so long ago, the Orlando Magic used to dominate the Atlanta Hawks.
Atlanta controls the rivalry now.
The Hawks extended their regular-season winning streak over the Magic to 11 consecutive games Saturday night,...
| Dec 6, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE — A game Virginia had owned throughout was slipping away Wednesday night when Tony Bennett called timeout with 5:15 remaining to design a play.
As scripted, Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell ran a textbook pick-and-roll on the right...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Virginia and Virginia Tech face contrasting basketball openers this weekend amid similarly modest expectations for the season.
The Cavaliers play at 7 p.m. Friday at George Mason, a game to be shown by MASN. The Patriots were 24-9 last season, 15-1 at...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:41 PM
OMAHA, Neb. – Florida forward Will Yeguete remains in a boot three weeks after breaking his foot but is moving toward recovery. The sophomore said that he was to start rehab on Thursday with plans to get on an exercise bike and to walk around for...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The awards keep piling up for Lehigh junior guard C.J. McCollum. He was named ECAC Player of the Year on Thursday. It is McCollum’s second ECAC major award of his career after earning Rookie of the Year laurels as a......
| Feb 21, 2012
| 5:33 AM
Virginia Tech was better than Virginia last basketball season. But the Cavaliers beat the Hokies twice, once without Mike Scott.
Virginia is the better team this year, but the Hokies edged the Cavaliers in Charlottesville last month 47-45, Virginia&...