| Feb 4, 2011
| 8:45 PM
Uncertainty surrounded the Notre Dame men’s basketball team as it boarded a bus late Tuesday afternoon for Chicago, where a blizzard had just announced its arrival.
Nobody knew what the next 48 hours might hold for the nation’s ninth-ranked...
| May 7, 2012
| 3:39 AM
Old Dominion’s move to Conference USA seems more inevitable by the hour, no matter the financial and competitive challenges. The Monarchs’ long-time home, the Colonial Athletic Association, is just too fractured, even if VCU and George Mason...
| May 9, 2012
Just when you thought it was safe to break out the sunscreen, shag bag and patio furniture. Just as you finalized plans to vacation at the beach, ballpark or fishing hole.
Along comes conference realignment chatter. Again. So much for a relaxing spring...
| May 16, 2012
RICHMOND — Weddings aren't complete without heartwarming and/or amusing tales of the couple's courtship. Who asked who? First-date faux pas. Proposal anxiety. Did he go to Jared?
Unless you're VCU and the Atlantic 10. Their nuptials Tuesday were...
| May 19, 2012
| 8:37 PM
The Northwestern women's softball team has reached Sunday's NCAA regional final with a pair of contrasting victories in Austin, Texas.
After beating sixth-seeded Texas 2-0 in Friday's opener behind the five-hit pitching of Amy Letourneau, the Wildcats...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 8:24 PM
There are days when playing the UConn women is the most futile endeavor in sports. On those days, the opponent is so overwhelmed, so out of its element, that the game seems over when the bus pulls up to the building.
For an example, we direct your...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Nov. 11: Def. Columbia, 70-57
Nov. 14: Def. Wagner, 78-66
Nov. 17: Def. Maine, 80-60
Nov. 20: vs. Def. Coppin State, 87-70
Battle 4 Atlantis
Nov. 24: Def. UNC-Asheville, 73-63
Nov. 25: Lost to Central Florida, 68-63
Nov. 26: Def. Florida State, 78-...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Nov. 13: Def. Holy Cross, 77-37
Nov. 15: Def. Pacific, 112-53
Nov. 21: Def. Stanford, 68-58
World Vision Classic
Nov. 25: Def. Fairleigh Dickinson, 74-28
Nov. 26: Def. Buffalo, 90-34
Nov. 27: Def. Dayton, 78-38
Nov. 30: Def. Towson 92-31
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:00 AM
DePaul's Doug Bruno has been chosen as an assistant coach of the 2012 U.S. women's Olympic basketball team, the Tribune has learned.
The official announcement will be made Friday.
Bruno will be one of three assistants to Connecticut's Geno Auriemma. ...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The Big East officially introduced Memphis as a new member slated to join the league in all sports in 2013, while Conference USA and the Mountain West Conference are reportedly inching closer to a formal merger.
The Big East has poached four current...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:34 AM
The Huskies came to the Chicago area figuring they could really get their engine running against DePaul, a less talented team content to try to run and press opponents into the ground. The Huskies had won two in a row and were eager to open up their...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 8:03 PM
DePaul shotputter Tim Nedow's outstanding season ended in a stunningly disappointing performance Friday night at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Nampa, Idaho.
Nedow came into the meet with the longest collegiate throw of the winter but...