| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:29 PM
In recent years, the Orioles have become accustomed to going down to the wire before signing a deal with their top draft pick. The drama really heightened on Friday afternoon, though, when the Orioles and LSU right-hander Kevin Gausman agreed to a $4.32...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:46 AM
A pair of SEC rivals took the top two spots in USA Today's preseason college football coaches poll, which was released today.
LSU is No. 1 with 18 first-place votes, while Alabama check in at No. 2. The Crimson Tide earned 20 first-place votes —...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Shades of Dylan Bundy. Orioles top draft pick Kevin Gausman made his professional debut for the Aberdeen Ironbirds and made it look too easy. Facing the State College Spikes, he retired nine straight batters before giving way to Cameron Coffey to...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Kevin Gausman, the Baltimore Orioles' first pick in this year's Major League Baseball draft, made his professional pitching debut with the Aberdeen IronBirds Monday night, and though his performance was limited in quantity, its quality left nothing to...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Finally, after months of teams poking and prodding NFL draft prospects, scouts picking apart players they had previously pumped up, and media folks like me doing hours of homework trying to make sense of it all, the 2012 NFL draft is less than 48 hours...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 1:16 PM
A year after leading Towson to its first Football Championship Subdivision appearance in school history, fourth-year coach Rob Ambrose reacted angrily Sunday after his 7-4 Tigers were snubbed by the NCAA selection committee for an invitation to this...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:32 PM
As university leaders weigh whether to cut baseball and men's soccer, Towson will be featured by the newsmagazine show "60 Minutes" as an example of a relatively unknown school trying to raise its profile with football. You can watch a preview of the...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Towson University's football squad came out of Baton Rouge, La., on Saturday with a loss to No. 3 LSU, but gave their counterpart Tigers a game effort in a 38-22 contest.
In a game televised on ESPNU, Towson actually held a 9-7 lead in the second quarter...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:12 PM
On the football field, Towson University's game Saturday night against No. 3 Louisiana State University gave 60 players a chance to dream of the ultimate upset.
Off the field, it gave the Towson athletic department the funds it needs to stay solvent...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Despite receiving its biggest single payday in the history of the athletic program last week, Towson University might not be able to avoid the financial reality that has affected many larger schools in recent years.
Three days after taking home a...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Gary Crowton might be fool's gold. The new Maryland offensive boss comes in with a shiny resume. The man won a national title at LSU. He directed the offense for Oregon’s 2005 squad that went 10-1 and won the Fiesta Bowl behind Kellen Clemens' savvy...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 8:48 PM
The season's almost over and no one is close to figuring it out.
The television rating for Saturday night's game between Louisiana State and Alabama, a spectacular 11.9, was almost three points higher than the winning team scored.
Was it overhype, great...