| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:10 PM
COLLEGE PARK — More than six decades after playing its first Atlantic Coast Conference game at Ritchie Coliseum, Maryland will play its last ACC regular season game Sunday at Comcast Center against No. 5 Virginia.
The Cavaliers were there for...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Seven games into the current season, No. 10 Johns Hopkins has a 5-2 record but has missed an opportunity to strengthen its resume for the NCAA tournament.
The Blue Jays have dropped back-to-back contests to No. 8 Virginia (8-2) and No. 9 Syracuse (4-3)...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:53 PM
Former Loyola coach, AD O'Connor steps down at George Mason
Tom O'Connor, the longtime George Mason athletic director who oversaw the men's basketball team's rise to national prominence and the university's move to the Atlantic 10 last year,...
| Mar 24, 2014
Midfielder Deemer Class (Loyola High) scored six times, and three other Blue Devils had four or more goals as No. 4 Duke rushed past the visiting No. 9 Orange, 21-7.
After Syracuse (4-3, 0-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) went up, 2-1, in the first quarter,...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 2:15 PM
COLLEGE PARK — It's a recurring scene this season: Relentless Maryland forward Alyssa Thomas is stretched out on the floor after tumbling for a loose ball or colliding with a defender. Her teammates reach to gingerly pull her up.
But the real...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:44 AM
With back-to-back victories over Syracuse and Duke – the teams that played in the NCAA title game last year – Maryland was the easy pick to be anointed the No. 1 team in almost every poll this week.
But that ranking means little to coach...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus, Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Who's to blame for Maryland not winning close games, Mark Turgeon or his players?
Don Markus: After...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:17 PM
Ex-Morgan State coach, player Johnson dies at 79
Aaron Acquilla Johnson Sr., former Morgan State men's basketball player and coach and Douglass alumnus, died Feb. 14. He was 79. As assistant coach under former head coach Nat...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Each week, The Baltimore Sun will publish a Q&A with a college lacrosse player to get you better acquainted with the player and his or her team. Today's guest is Towson senior Katie Leech, who has emerged as a top matchup defender since switching from...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:28 PM
No. 20 Johns Hopkins scored just one goal in the second half, but it turned out to be the game-winner in a 6-5 upset of No. 7 Loyola Maryland on Wednesday night in the first-ever Lacrosse Coaches vs. Cancer game.
The host Blue Jays (4-0) get their first...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Host Mount St. Mary's pulled to within four goals of No. 8 Virginia, but a 4-0 run in the fourth quarter by the undefeated Cavaliers sealed a 14-6 win Tuesday.
Mark Cockerton had a career-high and game-high seven goals for Virginia (4-0). Mike Fields...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Charlie Raffa was the literal embodiment of the phrase “getting into your opponent’s head.”
The junior faceoff specialist won 19-of-26 draws (73.1 percent), collected a game-high 11 ground balls, and scored two goals in No. 3 Maryland&...