| Nov 12, 2010
| 7:12 PM
William and Mary coach Tony Shaver summed up a season opening game between two young basketball teams thusly:
"Our freshmen played like freshmen," Shaver said after Virginia rolled the Tribe 76-52 Friday at John Paul Jones Arena. "It's a tough...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 7:54 PM
A season of heartbreak turned into euphoria as 11th-seeded William and Mary knocked off sixth seed James Madison 72-68 in the first round of the CAA tournament behind a tournament single-game record and career high 35 points from junior guard Quinn...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 8:14 PM
After a season full of heartbreak and close losses, William and Mary wasn't going out like that on the year's biggest stage.
Junior guard Quinn McDowell set a Colonial Athletic Association tournament single-game scoring record with a career-high 35...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 8:06 PM
Tony Shaver wanted things to turn out differently.
With his William and Mary basketball team missing four seniors from the squad won 22 games, third-most in school history, last season, the Tribe coach still harbored hope that his program's recent...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 6:42 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — It was not secured until only 1.1 seconds remained. Junior Quinn McDowell made two free throws to seal a 57-52 men's basketball victory for William and Mary over Mercer at Kaplan Arena Saturday evening.
The game was part of the...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Jeremy Lin took the inbounds pass from under the opponent's basket, raced upcourt and elevated for a contested 3-pointer. He absorbed significant contact, surely a foul, and launched a one-handed shot from about 25 feet.
Money. Game-winner. Bedlam....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:43 PM
Brandon Britt channeled his emotions, turning a difficult day into an evening when he knew he made the most important man in his life proud.
Six months after his father passed away, on what would have been Gerald Wayne Britt's 59th birthday, Brandon...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Certainly, Quinn McDowell preferred that some things turn out differently. More wins, a conference title or two, a triumphant senior year.
As the college career winds down for one of the most selflessly productive players in the history of William and...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Kent Bazemore said it will probably hit him Saturday afternoon during warmups. Too much ahead, and definitely too much behind, to ponder the end of his career at Old Dominion.
"I haven't really been reminiscing," Bazemore said earlier this week. "I...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 4:32 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — In early December, William and Mary opened Colonial Athletic Association play by losing to Georgia State. In Saturday's CAA regular-season finale, the Panthers downed the Tribe again.
Similarities between the two games end there....
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:45 PM
When second-tier basketball teams have renewed hope, and Blaine Taylor dives heavily into horse racing references, it must be March and tournament time.
William and Mary, among others, can partially offset a disappointing regular season with a run in...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 3:21 PM
As March Madness unfolds and dozens of schools savor accomplishments and build upon existing basketball traditions, one school again shelved its uniforms for the season as the principals tackle the hard work of overcoming decades of futility.