| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The towering height that helped 20-year-old Isaiah Austin shoot to the top ranks of the NBA draft this year also was a symptom of the genetic disorder that, less than one month ago, ended his pro career before it began.
But the 7-foot-1-inch Baylor...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Former Maryland men's basketball coach Gary Wlliams reflected on his career during an interview with The Baltimore Sun on Tuesday. Read more about Williams' impending induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame here.
On when Maryland...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
On Friday he is to be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a greying icon of a long-gone professional league that introduced the tri-colored ball and the 3-point shot. That's where Bob "Slick" Leonard won acclaim.
Three times in...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:51 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland guard Dez Wells first met Chris Paul during an Amateur Athletic Union tournament at the University of North Carolina five years ago.
Wells, who was playing in the tournament for a Raleigh-based team, was going into his...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:43 PM
As far as first professional seasons go, Clarksville-native Tommy Brenton says he couldn't have drawn things up much better.
Last July, Brenton signed a two-year professional basketball contract with Link Tochigi Brex in Japan's National Basketball...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Trayvon Reed’s career as a Maryland basketball player has ended before it even began, after his arrest Wednesday night in College Park caused the athletic department to prohibit him from enrolling in classes.
In a brief statement released Friday...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Randy Edsall and the Maryland football coaching staff face the same challenge every year: How do you get a top prospect from Maryland or Washington, D.C., to stay home rather than choose a bigger, more prestigious football program like Alabama, Penn State...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Georgetown Prep coach Giblin resigns after 27 seasons
Georgetown Prep has accepted the resignation of lacrosse coach Kevin Giblin, who led one of the nation's top high school programs for the past 27 years, athletic director Dan Paro...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Pat Connaughton wants to be like Bo Jackson.
The short-season Single-A Aberdeen right-handed pitcher, who was the Orioles' fourth-round selection in this year's amateur draft, will leave the IronBirds on Wednesday. He will return to Notre Dame to play...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:21 AM
C.J. Fair wasn't selected in last month's NBA draft, but the Baltimore native and former Syracuse star has started to make at least something of an impression in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
Fair made the highlights with his dunk over Bruno...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Since a memorial service at a sweltering, standing-room only Cole Field House was held a few days after Len Bias' death in June 1986, there has been little official connection between the former basketball All-American and the University of Maryland....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Yesterday, in the wake of the second murder of a transgender woman in Baltimore in the last two months, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts held a press conference to convey a commitment to solving the crime and improving police relations with the...