| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:32 AM
Tonight's offering in the seemingly never-ending slew of bowl games features West Virginia and Clemson from the Orange Bowl in Miami.
That means local fans will be tuning in to check out former Dunbar standout Tavon Austin on the big stage. But they won'...
| Jan 5, 2012
Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer has coached enough games to experience varying degrees of pain on a football field, but nothing may compare to the ghastly horrors his team endured Tuesday night in a 23-20 overtime loss to Michigan.
If he could magically...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:10 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference has always had a reputation for being a top-heavy basketball league, especially when its top two teams, North Carolina and Duke, were significantly better than their competition.
As ACC play begins this weekend, there is a...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The Next Level is a Recruiting Report feature that focuses on natives of Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County who appear on NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision rosters.
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:40 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien, who endured a trying season in which he lost his starting job and broke his arm, was granted his release from the program Monday after declaring he needs “a fresh start.”
| Mar 8, 2012
| 2:42 PM
It was no secret that depth-challenged Maryland was feeling depleted in recent days, dropping four of its previous five games and clearly showing signs of frustration and wear. It was as if the regular season had been extended about three weeks too long....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Quarterback shuffle. At this relatively late date, it's anybody's guess as to who will open the season as Virginia Tech's starting quarterback, but incoming, immediately-eligible transfer Michael Brewer has as good (if not better) a chance as Mark Leal...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Virginia Tech continued to focus its efforts for the 2015 football recruiting class on the defensive side of the ball Saturday with a commitment from defensive end Trevon Hill.
Hill, a 6-foot-4, 215-pound senior at Salem High in Virginia Beach, had Tech...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:53 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Buffalo Bills - INSIDE SLANT
The Buffalo Bills will rank No. 1 in the NFL when they report on July 18 to St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, N.Y., for training camp, with the first practice in pads on July 20....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Former Old Dominion pitcher Ryan Yarbrough and well-traveled lefty reliever Clay Rapada are new to the list this week.
But speaking of ODU, can you believe how ineffective Justin Verlander has been lately? Neither can we.
Player, Level, Team, Org.,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:34 AM
After Virginia won the ACC regular-season and tournament basketball championships, and reached the NCAA Sweet 16, the school bumped the salaries of Tony Bennett’s assistant coaches 25 percent to $784,800.
When Virginia Tech introduced Buzz...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers took Kansas small forward Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.
The draft has shaped up to be one of the most open ended in years because the presumed No. 1 overall pick, Kansas center Joel Embiid,...