| May 17, 2014
| 3:57 PM
— He sang before he played basketball.
But if you ever told Brandon Sherrod, say, in eighth grade, that he would be making a very difficult decision about whether to play basketball at Yale or take a once-in-a-lifetime chance to sing with the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 9:22 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. — Michigan State advanced to the round of 16 on Saturday but only after going 12 unexpected rounds with middleweight Harvard.
Michigan State, a watch-out No. 4-seeded team in the East Regional that many think can win the national...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:48 AM
The Yale basketball team defeated VMI Tuesday in a CIT semifinal and advances to play at Murray State Thursday in the championship game.
The Bulldogs did lose Justin Sears, their best overall player, to a write injury during the VMI victory.
| Apr 17, 2014
On the first day high school seniors can sign a national letter of intent during the NCAA spring period, Newport-Mesa athletes committed to colleges on Wednesday.
Corona del Mar High had the most sign national letters of intent with five. The Sea Kings...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Senior forward Adreian Payne poured in a career-high 41 points Thursday afternoon to lead fourth-seeded Michigan State to a 93-78 win over 13th-seeded Delaware in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
Payne sank 10 of 15 shots from the field,...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:47 PM
With a major Mountain Pacific Sports Federation men's volleyball match-up this Saturday night at UC Irvine's Bren Event Center between UCI, ranked No. 8, and the No. 1-ranked UCLA Bruins, it is interesting to watch as our local boys excel in the college...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Justin Sears has been Ivy League player of the week two times in a row and his team, the Yale Bulldogs, are on a roll. Yale is tied with Harvard for first place in the Ivy after a road victory over the Crimson last weekend. Yale hasn't been to the NCAA...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:06 PM
1 Virginia (28-6, ACC champion) vs.
16 Coastal Carolina (21-12, Big South champion)
Virginia must prove it deserves a No. 1 seed, even after beating Duke in the ACC tournament Sunday. Winning big over the Chanticleers would be a good start.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:16 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. — Harvard went "yard" again in the NCAA tournament Thursday by scoring yet another first-weekend upset.
Or was it an upset?
The No. 12-seeded Crimson defeated No. 5 Cincinnati, 61-57, in a second-round East regional game at...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:07 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Harvard Coach Tommy Amaker had to deal with the speculation in last year’s NCAA tournament.
It came up in the Salt Lake City sub-regional when the UCLA and USC jobs were open.
Amaker was reportedly very interested in USC but...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:02 PM
SAN DIEGO — He's been on the job nearly a full calendar year, leading a young basketball team to a conference tournament championship while filling a dormant program with energy and hope.
Yet Steve Alford's career as UCLA basketball coach doesn'...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:35 PM
BOCA RATON — FAU freshman guard Marquan Botley is sure to have plenty of hot-shooting nights in his promising career, but he'll be hard pressed to top his performance Tuesday at FAU Arena.
Botley scored 23 points on 6-of-8 shooting from beyond...