| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:33 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mike Krzyzewski arrived at Duke in 1980, and during his first decade there, ACC basketball showcased the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Mark Price, James Worthy, Len Bias and Johnny Dawkins. So pardon Krzyzewski for...
| Mar 2, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia's demolition of fourth-ranked Syracuse on Saturday was startling, historic, extraordinary and emphatic, replete with indelible moments for a program basking in rare air. But one snapshot resonated above the others.
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:13 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Whether Maryland exposed or merely awakened Virginia on Sunday will be revealed in the coming weeks. But this much we know: The Cavaliers could not overcome their own deficiencies and an inspired opponent in an extraordinary...
| Dec 31, 2013
EL PASO, Texas — From the sombrero he wore to the practices he ran, Frank Beamer has enjoyed everything about Sun Bowl week. His Virginia Tech team prepared well , embraced locals' endearing hospitality and avoided the myriad trouble lurking in...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:50 PM
The teams in the final Bowl Championship Series national title game Monday at the Rose Bowl took completely different roads to Pasadena.
Florida State used the high-speed express lane on its way to 13-0, cruising by one opponent after another....
| Jan 12, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C. — Newcomers Syracuse and Pittsburgh have wasted no time making themselves at home in the upscale, gated community known as ACC basketball. Indeed, the Orange and Panthers have raided the fridge, commandeered the remote and propped...
| Oct 30, 2013
To quote the adorable child in the AT&T commercial, Virginia Tech football faithful have "infinity times infinity" reasons to be frustrated, concerned and/or confused after Saturday's home loss to Duke.
Logan Thomas channeling Koji Uehara. Short-yardage...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Virginia returned six of its top seven scorers from last basketball season, including All-ACC selections Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell. None has played as many minutes this season as freshman London Perrantes.
The appropriate Twitter hashtags: #unexpected...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:11 PM
RICHMOND — From 1981-84, the University of Virginia advanced in four consecutive NCAA basketball tournaments, thanks in large measure to one towering young man: Ralph Sampson.
No state program, prior or since, has scaled such heights. VCU just...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Virginia Tech hasn't played the softest schedule among college football's top 15. That distinction belongs to Wisconsin.
In fact, with two September road games, Tech belongs to a slim minority of power conference teams.
That said, even Diamond Hokies...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 11:07 AM
During the early 1990s, ACC basketball was the model of stability. Each of the conference's nine coaches advanced in the NCAA tournament and remained on the job at least six years. Eight reached multiple Sweet 16s, and eventually, three won national...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 2:18 AM
The competition at this past weekend’s UCF 7-on-7 tournament was fierce, with great athletes flying all over the place on the UCF practice fields and inside the Nicholson Fieldhouse.
It was a whirlwind affair of 31 teams going after the title,...