| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo said that his Midshipmen played near-perfect games to beat Notre Dame in 2009 and 2010, and came close to nirvana again before losing last season to nationally ranked South Carolina on the road.
To get its first win of the...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Navy came into Beaver Stadium on Saturday afternoon hoping to add to Penn State's collective misery from the past 10 months. The Midshipmen had designs on keeping the Nittany Lions and their new coach, Bill O'Brien, winless.
Hours later, as Navy was...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the mood of Maryland's football program heading to West Virginia on Saturday as a four-touchdown...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Not many college quarterbacks have faced the kind of immediate competition as Trey Miller has in his first three games as a starter at Navy.
The first two were against Notre Dame, as a sophomore last season when Miller replaced an injured Kriss Proctor...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:25 AM
The list of high-major college basketball players who finished their high school careers in Howard County public schools is a short one.
It’s so short, in fact, that just one player over the past 10 years fits that criterion. Georgetown sophomore...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Plenty of Navy football players experience the same trepidation whether they go first to the academy's prep school or arrive directly in Annapolis from high school.
They are often homesick, missing their friends, family and former teammates. They are...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Spare me. Spare me the calls to abolish Penn State's football program in the wake of findings by former FBI Chief Louis Freeh that Coach Joe Paterno and other men in power hid the crimes of child rapist/assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. Spare me...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The Loyola men's lacrosse team will face the U.S. national team in the exhibition Champion Challenge, a US Lacrosse event, on Sunday, Jan. 27 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
The game will pit the defending NCAA and...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 7:13 PM
One word perfectly depicts what the recruiting picture for Southern High guard Bryan Harris looked like at this time last year.
“Nothing,” Harris said Sunday. “I had some DIII schools call me, stuff like that.”
Despite a senior...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:40 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien, who endured a trying season in which he lost his starting job and broke his arm, was granted his release from the program Monday after declaring he needs “a fresh start.”
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:30 AM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at wide receivers.
The top prospects: Oklahoma State'...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:32 AM
A sport in which shots fly at up to 105 mph, college lacrosse has developed a reputation for moving glacially on subjects such as installing a shot clock to quicken the pace of play and dealing with falling attendance during championship weekend.