| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The bands, the cheerleaders, the cartoon-like mascots — they all return this weekend as the city hosts postseason college basketball for the first time since the NCAA tournament staged sold-out games in 1995 and then promptly outgrew Baltimore...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
What has Maryland been most lacking this season in going 17-15?
Jeff Barker: A rim protector? Some...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Within months after leaving Maryland as a junior in the spring of 2005, John Gilchrist realized he had made a mistake.
Sitting in his apartment in Rishon LeZion, a coastal town in Israel where he had begun what would become a nomadic professional...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The daughter of an NBA player or coach must make certain sacrifices. The league's time commitment could hardly be more demanding.
Maryland freshman guard Lexie Brown is a realist. She knows that her father – Sacramento Kings assistant coach Dee...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Alyssa Thomas. Alyssa Thomas. Alyssa Thomas.
Why isn't that a household name in the state of Maryland? University of Maryland Women's Basketball Coach Brenda Frese gave a stirring locker room speech prior to Sunday's game against the mighty Tennessee...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
There were at least 10 Division I basketball programs that wanted Iba Camara. Several more from the Atlantic 10 and Colonial Athletic Association hoped that the St. Paul’s senior would wait until spring to sign his letter of intent.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:23 AM
A young Joppatowne High School alum said he wants to help other young people succeed through a new basketball camp.
Ryan Stokeling, 21, and a student at Neumann University in Aston, Pa., told the Edgewood Community Council Thursday that he plans to...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:16 PM
BURLINGTON, N.J. — Nikki Reed knew she had to move. Though she had lived her entire life in Mobile, Ala., Reed watched her oldest son, Jacoby, go from being a promising high school basketball player to being sent away to state prison at age 17 for...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Jared Nickens is used to being overlooked.
As a high school player in central New Jersey, Nickens and his parents decided to have him reclassified as a junior in order to give him an extra season to get better offers to play college basketball.
| Jan 25, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Carmelo Anthony had the full attention of basketball fans on Friday, when the New York Knicks forward and best basketball player to come out of Baltimore scored a franchise-record 62 points in the Knicks' 125-96 win over the Charlotte Bobcats at Madison...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:58 AM
Potential is a word Dwayne Morgan has sought to vanquish.
The 15th-ranked basketball prospect in the country according to Rivals.com, Morgan wants to be more than potential during his senior year at No. 3 St. Frances. Potential was the word stickered to...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:21 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Maryland sophomore forward Jake Layman has created a lot of early-season buzz among NBA scouts because of his ability to shoot it long-range and his improved floor game.
Projected as a potential first-round pick by many mock...