| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Northeastern University coach Bill Coen’s formula for tournament success is simple: the expected and the unexpected.
“I think we have to get excellent play out of our better players,” Coen said, heading into the Colonial Athletic...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:08 PM
William and Mary’s home finale against Hofstra was a dandy snapshot of the Tribe’s desirables and flaws, showcasing the qualities that make this team as likely to flame out in the CAA tournament quarterfinals as to win the whole shebang....
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:20 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary freshman Omar Prewitt hasn't been bashful about shooting since he stepped on campus, nor has he worn down noticeably at the end of his first college season. Lucky for the Tribe, particularly Wednesday.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Brandon Britt's focus rests on a swivel. Reminders of the end of his college basketball career abound. There is work ahead. But he doesn't want to stray too far from the moment.
"I'm just trying to enjoy it," said Britt, William and Mary's senior guard....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:45 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Behind a hobbled Marcus Thornton's 25 points, William and Mary bounced back from Wednesday's drubbing at the hands of College of Charleston to beat Northeastern at home, 81-67.
The Tribe led the whole way while both offenses...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:20 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Torrid and balanced outside shooting were the most visible components of William and Mary's performance Monday. But the Tribe's second-half defense turned a game of H-O-R-S-E with uniforms into a rare walkover.
W&M broke open a...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:21 PM
WILLIAMSBURG -- If ever the stars aligned for William and Mary to make a statement that it belonged at the CAA’s top tier, Wednesday was it.
Home game against league leader Delaware; amped crowd; momentum from back-to-back wins; competitive loss...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:02 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — When William and Mary coach Tony Shaver looks at his roster, he sees three 1,000-point scorers and a couple more sharpshooters for whom opponents must account. But he tells anyone who’ll listen that the Tribe’s most...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:00 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — With rapid ball movement, precise cuts and proper spacing, William and Mary’s offense can make any defense look lost. But the defining sequence of the Tribe’s ode to efficiency Monday was more about raw talent than X&...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:00 PM
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y.— Tony Shaver loved the simplicity of basketball on Saturday, when William and Mary routed James Madison in Williamsburg.
On Wednesday night on Long Island? Not so much.
William and Mary endured a scoreless drought of more than...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:59 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Tim Rusthoven donned a yellow hardhat and happily bounced up and down in the student section with his William and Mary teammates after one of the program's more satisfying performances in recent memory.
A big first half at both ends...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 11:49 AM
William and Mary head mustache Tony Shaver is justifiably concerned about the Tribe’s ability to defend, in order to contend for a conference title.
W&M opponents shoot 46.4 percent from the field, dead last in the CAA and 290th out of 345...