| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:09 PM
The first months of a college athletic director's tenure are typically spent getting a feel for the landscape. For Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson, his first seven months included leading a major overhaul that included the messy divorce with a...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Tiger Club board member David Nevins was in Kingston, R.I., when he watched Towson win its first Colonial Athletic Association football championship last fall.
As the Tigers were battling Rhode Island on the field, Nevins and Tigers athletic director...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Stanford will take on UCLA on Friday for the Pac-12 championship and a spot in the Rose Bowl. Stanford beat the Bruins 35-17 in the regular-season finale. Stanford has the top defense in the league...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:31 AM
I've been a University of Maryland athletics fan as long as I can remember and I'm graduate of a Big Ten school - Northwestern - so last week's announced move of Maryland from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten ought to be a great marriage for...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Irish bring some magic
Notre Dame will win the BCS championship.
On paper the Irish should not. They don't even play in the SEC.
But there is something magical about what Brian Kelly is doing in South Bend. Yes, they'...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Kansas State University’s Collin Klein has been named recipient of t he 2012 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to a top college football quarterback who best combines on-the-field and academic achievement. ...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Happy for the MAC
I have no idea whether Northern Illinois playing in the Orange Bowl is a strength or weakness of the BCS system, but I'm glad to see a Mid-American Conference school in a BCS bowl. Seven MAC schools are going...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:00 PM
There are just a few days remaining before "America's Game," and Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo has some explaining to do.
The last time the Midshipmen were in the national spotlight, they were across the Atlantic Ocean being trampled in their...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 5:00 AM
As the Maryland basketball beat writer for The Sun for more than a decade, I always enjoyed making multiple trips to the state of North Carolina every winter. I saw Len Bias single-handedly give North Carolina its first defeat in a then brand-new Dean...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:34 AM
It’s pretty obvious that the decision by the Maryland Board of Regents to jump from the Atlantic Coast Conference to the Big Ten will be a net plus financially after the school figures out how it is going to buy its way out of the ACC, but that...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
How well will Maryland fit into the Big Ten?
Jeff Barker: Maryland should do fine in basketball. Mark...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Georgia could get stung
For a team that fired its defensive coordinator midseason and got whacked by Middle Tennessee State and Brigham Young, Georgia Tech (6-5) is a very dicey opponent for Georgia (10-1).
First, the Dawgs...