| Jan 16, 2013
| 7:55 PM
If there was any question how eager Maryland and its fans were for a quality win, it was answered Wednesday night in the way Terps players leaped up and down and the fans rushed the court after a final-second, 51-50 victory over No. 14 North Carolina...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:23 PM
C.J. McCollum is reconnecting with Pierre Jackson, E.J. Singler, Dallas Lauderdale and Richard Howell during his rehabilitation assignment with the Idaho Stampede of the NBA's Developmental League. But the Portland Trail Blazers' first-round pick doesn'...
| Jan 30, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Up front, let's be clear. Virginia's basketball team remains a fur piece from serious NCAA tournament consideration. But if the Cavaliers continue their current surge and celebrate on Selection Sunday, they'll think back to Tuesday...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:29 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In the short preparation time Virginia had prior to Tuesday night's game against No. 19 North Carolina State, U.Va.'s coaches kept mentioning to players the gap separating the teams wasn't that vast.
Maybe those motivational...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Mike Tobey first entered Tuesday’s game against North Carolina State with 15:09 remaining in the first half. Within moments, Virginia’s 6-foot-11 freshman was a factor.
On the Cavaliers’ third subsequent possession, the right-handed...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Monday afternoon, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the improbability of an undefeated college basketball season. Tuesday evening, even as his top-ranked Blue Devils remained unscathed, his words rang true.
The first component Krzyzewski mentioned...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Virginia's Joe Harris and Virginia Tech's Erick Green are experiencing very different seasons with their respective men's basketball teams, but they can say they have one characteristic in common.
They're both officially part of the Atlantic Coast...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:48 PM
As satisfying as it was for Virginia Tech's Erick Green to learn he'd made first team All-Atlantic Coast Conference, he wasn't afraid to admit he had his fingers crossed for an even loftier distinction.
He wanted to be recognized as the best. He got his...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:13 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. — All the hugs and pats on the back Erick Green once had envisioned coming in the form of celebrations with his Virginia Tech teammates at the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament came too soon.
In his perfect dream, those...
| Mar 16, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Virginia perpetuated one of ACC basketball's most baffling streaks Friday, and the defeat probably cost the Cavaliers an NCAA tournament bid.
"Honestly, if we play like this, we don't deserve to get in," point guard Jontel Evans...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 7:33 PM
North Carolina State was a consensus preseason top-10 choice, the favorite to win an ACC recently dominated by neighbors Duke and North Carolina. Rarely, if ever, has the Wolfpack looked more the part than the past two days at the conference tournament....
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:09 AM
Virginia ranks second nationally in scoring defense, is tied for third with Duke in the ACC and has won three consecutive games. Such credentials usually translate to NCAA tournament bid contention.
But the Cavaliers face a long, improbable slog if...