| Aug 30, 2012
With the growing success of high school football in Howard County over the past several years, it's no surprise that locals are making us proud at Division I programs across the country.
But it's not often that we get to see two D-I teams featuring...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:37 PM
William & Mary, Sept. 1: Pssst, nobody wants to talk about it, but Maryland enters the season with an eight-game losing streak hanging around -- like a nagging cold -- from last year. No win is guaranteed, but the largely inexperienced Terps and their...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:04 PM
We’re less than two months away from the start of college basketball season, which means that it’s time to begin the second annual Sweet 16.
For those who missed it last year, The Sweet 16 is my list of Baltimore’s top college...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 12:59 PM
The YouTube video just keeps going and going. Running back Jordan Todman is taking handoff after handoff, pitch after pitch, often carrying the ball deep into the opposition's secondary.
It was 2010 and Todman and his Connecticut team — led by...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Stefon Diggs allowed himself a weak smile. Maryland had just defeated Temple, and Diggs had accounted for 135 yards on punt and kickoff returns, rushes and receptions.
But Diggs had also fumbled a fourth-quarter punt. "I took my eyes off the ball —...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 3:36 PM
The Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League today acquired former Johns Hopkins All-American Paul Rabil from the Rochester Knighthawks as part of a blockbuster six-player trade that sends Wings forward Dan Dawson and defenseman Paul Dawson to...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:22 AM
It’s been a slow death, agonizing to watch for those of us who remember what the Big East represented when it started some 30 years ago. It's been confusing to follow the almost constant updates over the past 14 months since Syracuse and...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:46 PM
— There are rows of shiny footballs displayed on wooden shelves in the home of Maryland football coach Randy Edsall.
"Connecticut 23, Buffalo 0," is written in bold white letters painted on the brown leather. "1st Win As Head Coach. Sept. 18, 1999....
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Connecticut's Ryan Boatright and Omar Calhoun combined for 43 points — almost as many as the entire UMES team — and the host Huskies stayed unbeaten athome with an 84-50 win Monday in the schools' first meeting in men's basketball in 25 years....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:32 AM
When the Connecticut football team makes its way down the highway to face Maryland on Saturday, the drive for most of the players will simply mark another trip to another school for another game. But for Tim Willman, it means coming home.
| Sep 13, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Sad to see that University of Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun is retiring today. As a Connecitcut native, I've had hours and hours of fun watching the team -- especially during the three national championship years.
You have to live in a state...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:02 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.
What does the addition of Notre Dame mean to the ACC and to Maryland?
Jeff Barker: For the ACC, it...