| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:36 AM
The way Arione Scott and Andre Dessenberg see it, Saturday's performance in the Towson football team's rout of Fordham is what they had been working for.
Dessenberg, a 6-foot-2, 185-pound freshman, led the Tigers in receptions (three) and yards (94) and...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 9:01 AM
It had been 29 years since the Towson football team enjoyed a postseason win, until Saturday.
That made the No. 7 seed Tigers’ 48-28 victory over visiting Fordham Saturday in an NCAA Football Championship Subdivision tournament second-round game...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Like a lot of teams that have faced No. 7 seed Towson this year, Fordham figured that the best place to hold down the high-scoring Tigers offense would be at the line of scrimmage.
That was probably the right approach, but it didn’t matter....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:27 AM
The fact that Towson running back Terrance West leads the Football Championship Subdivision in rushing yards and touchdowns is no accident. One of three finalists for the Walter Payton Award, given to the top player in the FCS, the junior is blessed...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The Towson football team's bid for a third straight Colonial Athletic Association title fell short, but enduring that conference has the team feeling confident about its chances in the Football Championship Subdivision tournament.
The Tigers compiled...
| Dec 2, 2013
Missed deadlines slow progress on a new stadium for D.C. United
Five months after Washington Mayor Vincent C. Gray announced a plan to build a new soccer stadium, the administration has missed a series of self-imposed deadlines, including a...
| Dec 1, 2013
Bethesda's Ledecky earns Swimming World honor
Katie Ledecky of Bethesda is on the cover of this month's issue of Swimming World magazine, heralding her selection as World Female Swimmer of the Year; the issue is due out today. Ledecky is the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Any foodie will tell you freshness matters. Same holds true for beer. When what’s in your glass was made on the premises, or by a nearby brewer on behalf of the establishment where you’re sipping your suds, it’s bound to taste better...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Marah Strickland didn't have any idea she was sick.
She played two years at St. John's Catholic Prep in Frederick, two years at Towson Catholic, two seasons at Maryland and one season at South Carolina, and it's possible she was symptomatic the entire...
| Mar 10, 2013
SUNDAY'S MEN'S TV HIGHLIGHTS
|| Virginia Commonwealth@Temple || 13, 9Noon ||
|| Wisconsin@Penn State || BIGTENNoon ||
|| Big South Final: Liberty vs. Ch. South. || ESPN2Noon ||
|| Illinois@Ohio State || ESPN12:30 ||
|| M. Valley...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 7:07 PM
The origin of pro team nicknames ranges from local tradition to fan contests. Here's a snapshot of how the teams in the NBA, MLB, NFL and the NHL got their names, with help from the website Mentalfloss.com:
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSN.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:07 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - Louisville - INSIDE SLANT
The U, as Miami players, coaches and fans like to refer to their program, didn't forge its reputation as a college football powerhouse by winning games like the Russell Athletic Bowl.