| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:03 AM
The No. 2 Northwestern women's lacrosse team has a habit of handing out beat-downs, not taking them. But No. 4 host Florida used a fast-starting offense to build a big lead and win, 22-4, Saturday.
The Wildcats (13-2, 4-1 American Lacrosse Conference),...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:07 PM
When Michael Huff arrived at team headquarters last month, it didn't mean the Ravens were suddenly set at safety.
With free safety Ed Reed signing as a free agent with the Houston Texans and strong safety Bernard Pollard cut from the roster, filling the...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Eighteen years ago during their inaugural draft, the Ravens landed future Hall of Fame middle linebacker Ray Lewis late in the first round.
It was a masterful selection, especially since there were questions surrounding Lewis at that time due to a...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 9:08 AM
Maryland placed three players on the All-ACC men’s lacrosse team, which was announced today. Junior goalie Niko Amato made the team for the third straight season, while senior long-stick midfielder Jesse Bernhardt and senior midfielder John Haus are...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Uncoiling his body while accelerating into the Louisiana State backfield, Florida safety Matt Elam delivered a punishing tackle that launched big running back Spencer Ware into the air and careening onto his back.
In another sequence on this highlight...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 3:33 PM
As a kid, Allison Schmitt's sport was soccer. She even had a Mia Hamm Barbie doll. If she imagined back then that she would find herself at the Olympics someday, it would have been as a teammate of Hope Solo and Alex Morgan.
Instead, she is poised for...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:29 PM
When Sam Farrell visited the University of Florida on her women's lacrosse recruiting trip three years ago, there wasn't much to see.
No lacrosse facility. No locker rooms. No team. No tradition. Coach Amanda O'Leary didn't even have an assistant coach....
| May 24, 2012
| 6:22 PM
At Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass.
No. 1 Loyola (16-1) vs. No. 4 Notre Dame
Saturday, 2:30 p.m.
Comment: The Greyhounds have a 12-5 lead in the series, but the Fighting Irish have won the past four meetings. However, Saturday's contest will be...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Who was that swimmer in the far lane, finishing fourth and failing to medal?
A sluggish-looking Michael Phelps launched his final Olympics Saturday night in uncharacteristic fashion, leaving the pool without a stop at the medal platform after a fourth-...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Darren O'Day doesn't just transcend the dumb-jock stereotype. He shatters it into tiny pieces.
He scored high enough on his entrance exam to get into medical school. Scored high enough on another entrance exam to get into law school.
But right now he'...
| Jun 15, 2011
For several years, Vanderbilt has had the reputation of being "the best team never to make the College World Series." Those ghosts are gone now, after Vanderbilt swept Oregon State to reach Omaha for the...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 11:42 PM
McDonogh, forward, junior
• Two-year varsity player brought dominating strength, speed, athleticism up front
• Scored 18 goals, added 10assists for No. 1 Eagles
• Provided game-winning goal in overtime to defeat...