| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The dollar figures popped off the page last winter when Virginia Tech hired Buzz Williams to lead the Hokies’ basketball team. Few, if any, schools with such a modest tradition in a sport would commit not only $18.2 million over seven years to the...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage last month restated the Cavaliers’ 10-year goal of winning 70 ACC and 12 national championships. At first blush, the numbers are clearly ambitious. The conference record book reveals just how ambitious....
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Virginia Tech continued to focus its efforts for the 2015 football recruiting class on the defensive side of the ball Saturday with a commitment from defensive end Trevon Hill.
Hill, a 6-foot-4, 215-pound senior at Salem High in Virginia Beach, had Tech...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:49 AM
The ACC kicks off fiscal 2014-15 Tuesday by welcoming Louisville and ditching Maryland, an eventful start to a year that will be hard-pressed to match its immediate predecessor.
First, the league expanded to 15 last July 1 by adding Syracuse, Pittsburgh...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Quarterback shuffle. At this relatively late date, it's anybody's guess as to who will open the season as Virginia Tech's starting quarterback, but incoming, immediately-eligible transfer Michael Brewer has as good (if not better) a chance as Mark Leal...
| Jun 27, 2014
The temptation is to call a national championship inevitable for Virginia baseball. The Cavaliers were too close this season, and they've been too exceptional for too long under coach Brian O'Connor.
So it's just a matter of time, right? Just a matter...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:34 AM
After Virginia won the ACC regular-season and tournament basketball championships, and reached the NCAA Sweet 16, the school bumped the salaries of Tony Bennett’s assistant coaches 25 percent to $784,800.
When Virginia Tech introduced Buzz...
| Jun 18, 2014
The odes began late Sunday night, interrupted only by Monday's grand theater between the U.S. and Ghana. And how richly deserved they were. The San Antonio Spurs' NBA championship, their dominance of the Miami Heat, commitment to team and reversal of last...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:48 AM
It was already guaranteed the Military Bowl would return to Annapolis and Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, the only questions were when and who.
Organizers announced on Tuesday that this year's Military Bowl, presented by Northrup Grumman, will be...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Wake Forest’s 1955 NCAA baseball championship was the fledgling ACC’s third national title of any variety, following Maryland’s in football (1953) and men’s lacrosse (’55). Conference teams have since won 134 national...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Danny Manning, the retired NBA forward and new head coach of the Wake Forest men’s basketball team, has put a pair of homes, one in Lawrence, Kan., and the other in Tulsa, Okla., up for sale.
Manning left the Tulsa men’s basketball program,...
| Jun 10, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Monday marked the 153rd and final baseball game pitting Virginia and Maryland as ACC rivals. Indeed, it was the last athletic contest of any kind between the schools as league foes.
And no anticlimax here. Rather, winner-to-...