| Mar 28, 2011
| 11:59 AM
The stockpile of individual honors probably doesn't mute the sting of a premature end to Ben Hansbrough's senior season. But the Notre Dame guard keeps accruing the honors anyway.
Hansbrough earned a spot on the Associated Press All-America second team,...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 1:07 PM
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Andre Dawkins' defense led to a highlight-reel dunk. His timely scoring helped prevent one loss from becoming two for Duke.
Dawkins scored 12 of his 14 points after halftime, and the top-ranked Blue Devils bounced back from their...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Maybe a year from now, Virginia wins this game. When the Cavaliers are a year more seasoned, a year more poised on defense, a year more accomplished on offense, they win such a game.
The boxscore says that Duke registered yet another home, double-...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:00 PM
Though Virginia coach Tony Bennett preaches improvement and taking steps forward regardless of the outcome, it's hard to view Wednesday as anything other than regression.
The outmanned Cavaliers, often competitive even in defeat, exhibited little...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:36 AM
Virginia Tech’s basketball program is 3-8 against Duke since joining the ACC. Sounds rather grim until you consider how the rest of the conference has fared against Mike Krzyzewski’s Blue Devils.
Over the same span, since the 2004-05 season...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Winning streak meets losing streak when Virginia plays at Duke on Thursday.
The Cavaliers have won 12 consecutive games this season. They have lost 14 straight games at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
“It’s going to be a great test for us,”...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:48 PM
Lou Amundson netted a career-high 21 points on 10-of-11 shooting off the bench as the Indiana Pacers routed the Portland Trail Blazers, 92-75, on Tuesday.
"It felt great," Amundson said in a televised postgame interview. "We wanted to make a statement...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 4:42 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As one half of the Atlantic Coast Conference's top returning scoring backcourt, Miami's Malcolm Grant thinks he and teammate Durand Scott have earned at least a little respect.
So, when Grant's phone rang recently and a family...
| May 31, 2011
| 11:30 AM
There's a picture of Jimmer Fredette that seems to sum up his illustrious college career.
On the cover of Sports Illustrated on March 28th, it shows a picture of the guard at the top of his shot elevation off to the side of the court. The ball is show...