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  • UConn Releases Field Hockey Schedule

    UConn, which won the national championship in field hockey last season, announced its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is the release from Storrs: Defending Champs Will Play 17 Regular-Season Games STORRS, Conn. – The University of Connecticut's...
  • Allen's football program is winning in at least one way — sending players on to college

    Certainly victories are nice, and they're one way to measure the success of a high school sports program. But sending kids on to college is another gauge, and using that barometer, Allen High School did quite well in the just-completed 2014-15 school...
  • Maryland pulls out of Jimmy V Classic game vs. Villanova

    Maryland pulls out of Jimmy V Classic game vs. Villanova
    Maryland has pulled out of the Jimmy V Classic against Villanova on Dec. 8 because of "scheduling issues," according to a news release from ESPN. The Terps, who were replaced by Illinois, will take part in the event in 2016. Not playing Villanova...
  • Illini to play in Jimmy V Classic

    Illini to play in Jimmy V Classic
    Illinois will play Villanova in the Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden. The Illini replace Maryland, which had a scheduling conflict and will now play in the non-conference showcase in 2016. The game precedes an anticipated showdown...
  • Sources: Kevin Ollie, UConn Closing In On Deal Near $3 Million

    Sources: Kevin Ollie, UConn Closing In On Deal Near $3 Million
    The NBA can wait. Kevin Ollie is staying at UConn. Ollie, who led the Huskies to the national championship in his second season as men's basketball coach, and UConn are putting the finishing touches on a new contract that will more than double his...
  • All-area lacrosse Players of Year take different approaches to college

    All-area lacrosse Players of Year take different approaches to college
    When a heartfelt email from a Syracuse lacrosse fan reached Max Parker, he couldn't help but cry. It was from a Mr. Schrader in upstate New York, whose young son with leukemia was excited to watch the Syracuse signee play this fall. "He said...
  • Five-Corner Defense: Ollie, Auriemma To Visit Pentagon

    Five-Corner Defense: Ollie, Auriemma To Visit Pentagon
    Kevin Ollie and Geno Auriemma are going to the Pentagon to talk strategy. UConn's national championship coaches will participate in a panel discussion on leadership before 400 servicemen and women Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. "These pre-eminent coaches lead...
  • After successful run as lacrosse player, former Century High star considers her next step

    After successful run as lacrosse player, former Century High star considers her next step
    For the last eight years, the month of May for Katie Schwarzmann meant gearing up for postseason play — the high school state playoffs, the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, the Final Four in the NCAA Tournament. Like all good things, though,...
  • Big Ten, Big East to launch basketball series

    Big Ten, Big East to launch basketball series
    Big East visionary Dave Gavitt used to tell colleagues that the Final Four was proof that college basketball knew how to end a season. As for the best way to start it ... not so much. Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany and his counterpart at the Big East,...
  • Men's roundup: UMBC falls to No. 13 Albany in America East final, 20-11

    For the second straight year, UMBC could not keep up with Albany in the America East men's lacrosse title game. The No. 13 Great Danes (11-5) outshot the Retrievers (8-7) by 26-13 in the first half to take an 8-4 lead at the break, then scored eight...
  • Roundup: Towson men fall to Drexel, 11-10, in OT

    The Towson men's lacrosse team saw its three-goal lead evaporate in the fourth quarter and had to force overtime, eventually losing, 11-10, to host No. 14 Drexel in a Colonial Athletic Association semifinal Thursday. The Tigers (8-7) used a 3-0 run to...
  • At Hall of Fame banquet, honorees cherish BCL experiences

    At Hall of Fame banquet, honorees cherish BCL experiences
    Villanova men's basketball coach Jay Wright has seen the pride that one of his top recruits, Mount St. Joseph star Phil Booth, shows when it comes to playing basketball in the Baltimore Catholic League. "Phil knows it's not about him, it's about Mount...