| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Pendarvis Williams scored 16 points Saturday as Norfolk State earned a season split with Morgan State, beating the Bears 64-53 in Baltimore.
The Spartans (13-10, 7-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) took sole possession of second place behind...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:03 PM
UConn announced Tuesday that it has solidified a home-and-home football series with Big Ten member Illinois for the 2019 and 2020 seasons.
The football programs have never met. UConn faced a Big Ten opponent last year, losing to Michigan 24-21 at...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:32 PM
1 Wichita State (34-0, Missouri Valley champion) vs.
16 Play-in winner 1 (below)
The Shockers have the experience from last year's run to the Final Four, plus they can shoot, are big and physical, and have a crafty point guard in sophomore Fred...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Looking for a local bar to cheer for your alma mater? This guide will help you zero in on where to stake out some space on college basketball gamedays.
Bar owners and alumni groups: Don't see...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:24 PM
The NCAA tournament starts Tuesday in Dayton and ends on a Monday near Dallas. Among the 68 teams, none from Indiana made it, but one from North Dakota did. The race is on to reach four regional hubs: Anaheim, Indianapolis, Memphis and New York. Will your...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Newport Harbor High alumna Presley Pender, a sophomore on the University of Michigan women's water polo team, has earned Collegiate Water Polo Assn. Western Division Player of the Week honors for the week ending March 9.
Pender led the No. 20-ranked...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:27 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Victor Oladipo woke up at 7 Friday morning with a realization.
He’s a part of All-Star Weekend.
To many people who’ve watched the Orlando Magic closely this season, there wasn’t any doubt NBA officials would...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:52 AM
The Big Ten Conference will go through its first expansion since the addition of Nebraska in 2011 with the addition of Maryland (ACC) and Rutgers (AAC) this season. The two new schools will bring the league’s total to 14 teams and will create some...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:36 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech is Whit Babcock’s sixth job in college sports administration, his first in the ACC. But the Hokies’ new athletic director grew up an ACC fan in Harrisonburg, knows all his league colleagues and re-established...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Providence receiver Miles Boykin thinks the tradeoff is worthwhile.
The 6-foot-5 junior, whose four-touchdown performance in a 28-22 victory against Brother Rice on Friday night elevated the Celtics into the playoffs as a No. 8 seed (out of eight teams)...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Dr. Kenneth Edelin
Physician in 1970s
landmark abortion case
Dr. Kenneth Edelin, 74, a Boston physician who was at the center of a landmark abortion case in the 1970s, died Monday in Sarasota, Fla. He had cancer, said his wife, Barbara.
| Dec 29, 2013
College football is the giant tail that ought to be wagging the relatively small dog of pro football but for some inexplicable reason never seems to see itself that way. The college game has roots and loyalties that go back decades before the pros and...