| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:14 PM
As everyone at Gampel Pavilion watched a video tribute to a team that, on paper, had little to play for and instead gave and gave each game as if it had everything in the world to play for, Shabazz Napier began to feel the shiver of emotions.
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:44 PM
5 a.m. Baseball: World Classic: Cuba vs. Chinese Taipei (in Tokyo).--MLB Net.
7:30 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United at West Ham.--ESPN2
7:30 a.m. Soccer: FA Cup sixth round: Wigan vs. Everton.--Fox Soccer Ch.
9 a.m. Talk:...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 8:47 PM
There is a certain, unmistakable joy that Shabazz Napier has brought to this UConn basketball season. During what could have been a dour year when the Huskies play for nothing more tangible than a strong regular season record, Napier has played as if...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:07 AM
When his game is good, it resembles a guy whose face hasn’t seen a razor for weeks, who hasn’t showered for days and who just rolled around the yard in the rain.
When his game isn’t in gear, he plays like someone who spends too much...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Men’s College Basketball--Indiana at Minnesota, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Memphis at Xavier, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Auburn at Alabama, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Florida at Tennessee, 8 p.m. (ESPN); Wake Forest at Florida State, 8 p.m. (ESPNU); Nebraska at...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 3:47 PM
— If only it were as easy as one team bus getting stuck in the snow Saturday night. If only it were as easy as some of the boys vainly trying to push the bus free. If only it were as easy as getting a second bus and a long five-hour, 15-minute ride....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:53 AM
As a child of New York City during the 1960s, Jim Larranaga gazed south and thought ACC basketball the nation’s best. As a Virginia assistant coach during the 1980s, he saw the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Len Bias, Hawkeye Whitney and...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:11 PM
It has been difficult to see, hear or read about the upcoming NCAA Tournament and not have Villanova in the discussion.
Coach Jay Wright's club has been on all sides of the bubble since March Madness talk began weeks ago.
The Wildcats have bounced all...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:08 PM
|MEN’S CITY LEAGUE BASKETBALL|
|at Washington Street Gym|
6:30 p.m. — Mielke Farms vs. Kessler’s/Pepsi.
7:45 p.m. — Napton Gardens vs. Gold Pages.
9 p.m. — Aberdeen Bombers vs. Coke Zero.
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Keeping tabs on local athletes playing in college.
Lonnie Kauppila (Burbank High, 2010) junior, infielder, Stanford University: The former Bulldogs standout was successful on the field, as well as in the classroom this season.
Along with his...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:24 PM
10:30 a.m. Football: Sept. 1995: Phoebus vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48
12:30 p.m. College highlights: East Carolina, then Duke at 1.--MASN
1 p.m. Football: Nov. 2004: Phoebus vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
2:30 p.m. Soccer: Manchester United vs. Real Madrid.--Fox...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:06 AM
At 10-0 in the ACC and No. 3 in the Associated Press national poll, Miami absolutely has national-championship potential. No stranger to such teams, North Carolina coach Roy Williams is piloting the Hurricanes' bandwagon.
“I think Miami is a...