Student-athletes and coaches with ties to Laurel will take part in Division I conference tourneys in the coming days. And a conference tourney title means an automatic bid to March Madness and the national tourney.
The visiting Baltimore Blast scored five goals in the first quarter and used a strong defensive effort to beat the Syracuse Silver Knights, 12-4, on Friday night and remain undefeated in the Major Arena Soccer League.
Brandon Lowe and Jose Cuas were hit by pitches with the bases loaded in the ninth inning to drive in the final two runs in a 4-3 comeback win that gave Maryland its first NCAA tournament victory since 1970.
Saint Joseph's will move from the Colonial Athletic Assocation to join the Northeast Conference as an associate member in men's lacrosse beginning next season, NEC commissioner Noreen Morris announced Wednesday.
Loyola freshman attackman Zach Herreweyers and junior defenseman Joe Fletcher were named the ECAC Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, after helping the Greyhounds to a pair of road victories.
It's a bittersweet time for the Towson men's basketball team, which just completed a remarkable turnaround season but will be sitting home for the CAA tournament because of the program's past academic failings.
Jerrelle Benimon scored 21 points and pulled down 17 rebounds, and teammate Marcus Damas added 15 points as visiting Towson beat slumping Old Dominion, 68-66, on Wednesday in a Colonial Athletic Association contest in Norfolk, Va.