| Sep 4, 2012
| 3:58 PM
In five days Dezmine Wells visited four college campuses, starting with a trip to Lexington, Ky., a stopover at Memphis, a visit to College Park and a jaunt across the country to Eugene, Ore.
When Wells returned to his Raleigh, N.C., home Monday, the...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:32 AM
Steve Wolf has seen future NBA players, memorable starters, role players and almost every other type of contributor during his 30-plus-year association with Xavier basketball.
But in meeting Dezmine Wells last year, Wolf – a former Musketeers co-...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Dezmine Wells, a highly touted former Xavier basketball player hoping to transfer to Maryland, was in College Park on Wednesday as the school studied a sexual assault allegation against him that a prosecutor said resulted from a game of "truth or dare."...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:27 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.
How would you assess freshman quarterback Perry Hills’ performance in the opener?
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:54 AM
There will be nearly 1,000 student-athletes, representing 68 different schools, participating in this year's NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament, which kicks off this week at sites around the country.
Although Howard County isn't home to one of...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Sixteen basketball players from the Baltimore area took part in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. After the first weekend of play, how many remain? Here's a look at how all 16 players fared.
* C.J. Fair's top-seeded Syracuse squad got...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 9:16 PM
Wake Forest 75, Loyola 63
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- C.J. Harris scored 20 points, Travis McKie added 19 and Wake Forest beat Loyola (Md.) 75-63 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
The Deacons survived despite suffering through 22-of-46...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Membership stable after two years of upheaval, Colonial Athletic Association and Atlantic 10 Conference schools and officials turn their attention to the growing movement among the NCAA's power conferences toward greater freedom to govern themselves....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Cord Phelps hit a three-run triple as the Norfolk Tides rallied in Game 2 for a 7-4 victory over Columbus to earn a split of Tuesday afternoon's soggy doubleheader against the Clippers at Harbor Park.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:35 PM
St. Joseph's and UConn, soon to be NCAA opponents, have a few things in common. One of them is a determined group of seniors.
"These guys have been driven since last May to leave a mark," coach Phil Martelli said on a conference call. "They've been...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:28 PM
DAYTON, Ohio — Sophomore guard T.J. Warren scored 25 points and guard Ralston Turner added 17, lifting North Carolina State to a 74-59 victory over Xavier in a first-round NCAA Tournament game between No. 12 seeds on Tuesday night at the...
| Apr 3, 2014
Atlantic 10 Conference commissioner Bernadette McGlade was "extremely optimistic," but nervous nonetheless on Selection Sunday. Radically changed from a year ago, her league appeared poised to send a record six teams to the NCAA basketball tournament....