| Dec 30, 2009
Virginia Tech has more than doubled Bud Foster's salary in the last five years. Earlier this month the school upped the ante with a five-year annuity.
Absent the deed to Lane Stadium and free calzones for life at The Cellar, about the only bait left...
| Mar 12, 2010
Addition by subtraction. Is there any other explanation for Virginia's dusting of Boston College on Thursday?
In their second quality performance since the suspension of their leading scorer, the Cavaliers defeated the Eagles 68-62 in the first round...
| Oct 13, 2009
Virginia's past two Saturdays have added a wrinkle to this week's Order of the Asbestos Coaches' Pants matchup versus Maryland.
Once again, the Cavaliers' Al Groh demonstrated that he is more than capable of exploiting opponents' weaknesses, particularly...
| Sep 7, 2011
Phelps on national team for 4 events
Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
| Apr 9, 2011
| 12:05 PM
HAMPTON — Three players, three positions, three countries. Three ACC schools?
That's the short story of the outside prospects Boo Williams has enlisted for his 2011 basketball road show.
With considerable talent in Hampton Roads, Williams didn't...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 2:09 PM
College football "super conferences" would be a disservice to fans, problematic to govern and risky financial ventures.
That's not the view of an aging keyboard jockey clinging to his vinyl copy of "Exile on Main St." That's the opinion of a former...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:22 PM
As Valentine's Day gifts go, it wasn't bling, dark chocolate or racy lingerie. But when the ACC unveiled this season's football schedule Feb. 14, no date matched the appeal of Sept. 17.
Sure enough, the day has emerged as advertised: an historic...
| May 3, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Few college basketball teams replace one Final Four coach with another. Kentucky transitioned from Joe B. Hall to Eddie Sutton to Rick Pitino, Louisville from Denny Crum to Pitino, UCLA from John Wooden to Gene Bartow.
Add George Mason to the list....
| May 14, 2011
Phelps is sixth in 200 free at Charlotte UltraSwim
In a field loaded with six Olympians, Michael Phelps of Fells Point came in sixth in the 200-meter freestyle final Friday at the Charlotte UltraSwim in Charlotte, N.C. Ryan Lochte was in...
| Nov 20, 2005
Cole Field House is dimly lit, just a single row of lights burning high above the floor. a few people walk around the concourse, but it's mostly quiet.There are no banners hanging from the rafters, and there are no basketball hoops down below. But you can...
| Jun 18, 2011
Phelps wins 100 fly, takes 2nd in 100 free at Santa Clara
Michael Phelps won the gold in the 100-meter butterfly final Friday night at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix in Santa Clara, Calif., the seventh and final stop of the 2010-...
| Nov 6, 2010
Phelps, Lochte headline start of Grand Prix Series
The top swimmers in the country, including Michael Phelps (Fells Point) and Ryan Lochte, will be back in the pool Friday through Nov. 14 for the Minnesota Grand Prix, the first stop of...