| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:18 AM
In discussing his potential return to competitive swimming, Michael Phelps told The Associated Press that he doesn't want to be likened to another athlete famous for his unretirements.
"Just don't compare me to Brett Favre," he said.
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:16 PM
To jolt a young Michael Phelps out of bed for 6 a.m. swim practice, his mom Debbie sometimes resorted to blasting him with a hot hair dryer.
"I was always the worst at getting out of bed," Phelps recalled Saturday at a breakfast fundraiser honoring...
| Nov 21, 2013
The NCAA early signing period for the National Letter of Intent program began Nov. 13 for lacrosse and some other sports. Below is list of some area student-athletes from Towson-area schools who plan to sign NLIs.
If you know of other signings, email...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Terps coach McCoy to be inducted into Hall of Fame
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame announced that Maryland wrestling coach Kerry McCoy will be inducted as a member of the Class of 2014. McCoy will be joined by former Maryland...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Game at W.Va. on Towson's 2014 football schedule
For the second straight year, Towson will play a 12-game football schedule in 2014, which includes a game Sept. 6 at West Virginia, a Football Bowl Subdivision team. The Tigers will open...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Towson forward Benimon named CAA Player of the Week
Towson senior forward Jerrelle Benimon was named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Benimon averaged 21.3 points, 10.0...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:02 PM
After months of hints and half-denials, Michael Phelps has re-entered the drug testing pool for international competition, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a return to swimming.
Phelps, already widely regarded as the greatest competitive...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Earlier this week during an interview with a TV station in Maine, Michael Phelps said “I’m retired. I love it. It’s fun.” But the winner of the most medals in Olympic history is also busier than ever, saying “I’m on the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:40 PM
If you hurry, you can still catch a free wildlife show at the Inner Harbor. The Northwest Branch of the Patapsco River is alive with big, milky jellyfish swimming lazily about.
I'd been hearing from folks about the jellies for the past week or so,...
| Oct 13, 2013
UMBC, Albany draw in men's soccer, 0-0
The No. 8 UMBC men's soccer team shook off a tough opening half and outplayed visiting Albany over the final 65 minutes, but had to settle for a 0-0 double-overtime draw before an announced homecoming...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Michael Phelps is keeping everyone guessing.
Less than a week after Phelps told a Maine TV station that “I’m retired. I love it. It’s fun,” his coach Bob Bowman told a French news agency that the winner of the most medals in...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:48 AM
Navy's athletic department has released a list of events that will and won't be played this weekend as the government shutdown continues.
As is the case with Saturday's home football game against Air Force, only non-appropriated funds and resources,...