| Nov 11, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Big Ten will get 2 in
This seems like a good year to play it safe. It just feels like Indiana is back, doesn't it?
Tom Crean has had time to build and he has built. He has a big man, Cody Zeller, around whom a team can be...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Sean Woods hit a shot that was nearly one of the biggest in Kentucky basketball history, a high-arching bank off the backboard on a drive down the lane in the waning seconds to put the Wildcats ahead against defending national champion Duke in the 1992...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 10:29 AM
The signing of Terrell Vinson with Massachusetts in the spring of 2009 was celebrated as a significant recruiting coup for Derek Kellogg.
After all, the then-first-year Minutemen basketball coach had just convinced ESPN.com’s No. 46-ranked player...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:09 AM
Six months after leading Loyola to the NCAA tournament, the memories of March Madness still linger in the mind of Dylon Cormier.
There was the nonstop publicity in the days leading up to the Greyhounds’ matchup with second-seeded Ohio State; the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Randy Monroe has resigned as UMBC's men's basketball coach just two days before the official start of practice.
UMBC athletic director Charles Brown told The Sun that he was not surprised by Monroe's resignation.
"Well, we talked about it, he gave us...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Damian Pitts was looking for a way to help finance his way through graduate school. He ended up finding a new career.
"After graduating from Goucher (in 1998) I was trying to determine what I wanted to do with my life," said Pitts, a former Laurel High...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Randy Monroe was looking forward all spring and summer to getting back on the court with his UMBC men’s basketball team. The Retrievers, coming off three consecutive single-digit-win seasons, had much to prove in 2012-13, but the veteran coach...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:26 AM
For the second straight year, The Baltimore Sun has counted down the best returning Division I college basketball players from this area. Players were chosen based on previous college accomplishments and projections for the 2012-13 season. College...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Isaiah Philmore was a fixture for three years in John Carroll’s lineup. The same was true for the 6-foot-8, 235-pound forward when he continued his playing career at Towson.
During the 2011-12 season, however, Philmore was relegated to an...
| Nov 18, 2012
@No. 5 Maryland
The fifth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team went scoreless over the final seven minutes against Saint Joseph's, and that drought combined with a flurry of missed shots and turnovers conspired to send...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 7:30 AM
There were plenty of "ups and downs" during Damion Lee's first season at Drexel. "That's what freshman year is really about," the Calvert Hall graduate said.
But most freshmen don’t average 12 points and 4.4 rebounds. Most freshmen don’t play...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:52 PM
He had managed it all through high school, and his dad had played with a guy who'd done it at Maryland, so the idea wasn't completely alien to Robert Olson when Loyola coach Jimmy Patsos pitched it his freshman year:
Why not play basketball and tennis?...