| May 4, 2011
| 4:47 AM
At 5 o'clock on a fall morning in 2009, Coppin State University basketball coach Fang Mitchell drove then-sophomore Michael Harper to the hospital for surgery on his wrist. Harper, from Milwaukee, appreciated the show of support — then and now....
| May 6, 2011
| 9:16 PM
Gary Williams retired after 22 basketball seasons at Maryland as new details emerged Friday about the school's efforts to keep him, and athletic department officials moved quickly in the search for his successor.
Maryland's short list includes Arizona...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 12:54 PM
Jimmy Dailey didn't enter the collegiate lacrosse world from a prestigious private school program. But when he closed his college career last month, the Winters Mill High School graduate left with one of the highest honors in the sport.
| May 7, 2011
| 5:36 PM
There is that marvelous recruiting base that runs the length of the Baltimore-Washington corridor. There is the stunning arena, the Comcast Center, where kids — young men — get to play in a pro setting.
Now there is the tradition that Gary...
| May 7, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Maryland fans waited Saturday night to see if the initial interest between the school and Arizona's Sean Miller would lead to the Wildcats' basketball coach being hired to succeed Gary Williams.
Maryland believed its search to replace the retiring...
| May 9, 2011
| 8:08 PM
Selection Sunday was followed by Manic Monday.
Less than 24 hours after the unveiling of the 16-team field for the upcoming NCAA tournament, the men's lacrosse programs at Towson and Navy parted ways with their head coaches.
In a span of less than three...
| Jul 1, 2011
LAWRENCE, Kan. — One of the more telling moments from the Morris twins' three years at Kansas happened in March in the first half of an NCAA tournament game against Illinois.
The game was tight, and neither team had found its footing. The ball...
| May 10, 2011
| 6:33 PM
By all accounts, Mark Turgeon is a skilled recruiter, a demanding coach and a valued leader. Four NCAA tournament appearances in four years at Texas A&M — football country — endorse that profile of Maryland's new basketball coach.
| Jan 1, 2011
Since my colleagues can elaborate on the Ravens, I'll offer up some memories from this past college lacrosse season. Maryland's return to prominence was uplifting, while downturns for Johns Hopkins and Navy (in the eyes of those respective programs)...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 11:30 AM
With their NCAA tournament window rapidly sliding shut, the Terps need a win over the Virginia Tech Hokies tonight to prevent it from slamming on their fingers.
The Terps are 0-8 against teams in the RPI top 50, and their signature win was a two-point...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:15 PM
Maryland women's basketball coach Brenda Frese was evaluating sophomore guard Laurin Mincy the other day when she referred to the Terrapins' game against Florida State last year. The 72-66 loss wound up being Maryland's sixth to last game during a...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:10 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has always had a reputation for being a top-heavy basketball league, especially when its top two teams, North Carolina and Duke, were significantly better than their competition.
As ACC play begins this weekend, there is a...