The memories of last-second shots by former Michigan State standouts Korie Lucious and Paul Davis are still painfully clear for many Maryland basketball fans going into Tuesday's Big Ten opener against the Spartans at the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich.
Carol D. Lockwood, an opera singer who sang for years with the Baltimore Civic Opera Co., died Nov. 28 at the Golden Living Nursing Home in Frederick from complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was 86.
The Harford County born champion thoroughbred racehorse Cigar, one of the most popular of his generation, died Tuesday night following surgery in Kentucky, according to the Kentucky Horse Park where he lived in retirement.
On Sunday, 56 years after his death, George "K.O." Chaney was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, N.Y. -- the third boxer from Baltimore so honored after Joe Gans, a world lightweight champion from 1902 to 1908, and Kid Williams, who won the bantamweight crown in 1914.
Marilyn Little has been competing in and winning show jumping competitions, in which horses leap over obstacles as tall as 6 feet, since she was 19. But it was the World Equestrian Games that inspired her to take on three-day eventing.
James J. Lacy Jr., who set a national scoring record as a standout Loyola University Maryland basketball forward and was a retired insurance broker, died of melanoma complications Saturday at his North Roland Park home. He was 87.
One of the first trips Mark Turgeon made after succeeding Gary Williams at Maryland was to Baltimore. A little more than two years later, Baltimore remains a priority for Turgeon in terms of his program's fans and future players.