| 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...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 6:23 PM
COLLEGE PARK — The contracts Maryland signed with its new men's basketball and football coaches contain incentives reflecting athletic department priorities — competing nationally, quickly leasing luxury stadium suites and selling more...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 8:14 AM
In 2009, former Maryland basketball coach Lefty Driesell received a puzzling phone call.
C.J. Leslie — a high school player recruited by Kentucky, Connecticut and other powerhouse programs — introduced himself and said he wanted to learn...
| May 21, 2011
| 8:18 PM
With Loyola repeatedly knocking it off balance, North Carolina struggled to find solid footing in the first half of Saturday's NCAA tournament second-round game against the Greyhounds.
North Carolina would score. Loyola would then counter.
| Jun 13, 2011
| 7:09 PM
When Mark Turgeon was asked about his frontcourt Monday, Maryland's men's basketball coach inhaled deeply like a swimmer about to take an underwater plunge.
Five weeks after replacing the retired Gary Williams, Turgeon knows his young team has issues...
| Feb 9, 2007
So what exactly are we to make of this deli drama brewing at Morgan State? Week 1 of ham sandwich-gate has turned into a thinly cut controversy, packed between slices of absurdity and embarrassment, with extra anger and a side of speculation. And please,...
| Nov 20, 2005
Cole Field House is dimly lit, just a single row of lights burning high above the floor. a few people walk around the concourse, but it's mostly quiet.There are no banners hanging from the rafters, and there are no basketball hoops down below. But you can...
| Apr 7, 2002
| 1:48 PM
Gary Williams could sense the urgency among his players in mid-October, when the Maryland Terrapins gathered for their first week of practice and began building toward what would become the greatest men's basketball season in school history.
| Apr 7, 2002
| 1:54 PM
The pundits and basketball junkies are already discussing the University of Maryland's place among college basketball's elite. But for those who engage in such dialogue, they might miss the story line of Maryland's 2002 national championship run.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:25 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - Wisconsin - INSIDE SLANT
Maybe a change in scenery will help Wisconsin this bowl season. Instead of playing in its fourth straight Rose Bowl, the Badgers will take on South Carolina in the Capital One Bowl game...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:46 PM
NCAAF Team Report - Ohio State - INSIDE SLANT
Although Clemson and Ohio State enter the Jan. 3 Orange Bowl with a combined record of 22-3, coaches Dabo Swinney and Urban Meyer both understand their primary quests -- namely, keeping their teams motivated...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:20 PM
— For the most part, the players were confident. The first-year coach? He worried, a little.
As the Miami volleyball team gathered Sunday night to learn whether it had done enough to earn a berth in the NCAA tournament, Jose "Keno" Gandara tried to...