Loyola cruised into the NCAA tournament with Division I's longest active streak and they kept right on rolling -- 21-3 past Bryant and 19-12 past a stunned fifth seed, Boston College -- into Saturday's quarterfinal at fourth-seeded Syracuse.
Johns Hopkins goalie Eric Schneider has rediscovered the ability that made him the team's undisputed starter last season. He backstopped Johns Hopkins' run to its first Big Ten Conference tournament championship, giving the team a first-round date in the NCAA tournament with No. 7 seed Virginia (10-4) at Klockner Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., on Sunday at 1 p.m.
After using their first overall pick on Thursday to draft a potential franchise quarterback in Florida State¿s Jameis Winston, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers bolstered the their offensive line with Penn State tackle Donovan Smith (Owings Mills).
When some medical experts look at the choppy, grainy video of Freddie Gray's arrest, they see that he has a spinal cord injury. Others are not so sure. The key question is when and how Gray was injured —during Gray's arrest before he got into the van or during the trip to a police station, or if there was a progressive injury worsened by the trip or complicated by a pre-existing condition.
In its first season in the Big Ten, regular-season champion Maryland dominated the all-conference women's lacrosse selections with eight players while four others who played high school lacrosse in the Baltimore area also made the team.
He visited the Philadelphia Eagles and worked out for coach Chip Kelly at Calvert Hall, worked out for an undisclosed AFC East team and worked out for the Ravens and Washington Redskins at their local prospect days
Stefon Diggs' size and speed rivals many draft prospects, and his creative moves after the catch at Maryland separated him as one of the most elusive players in the college game. After spending the past three years as a star wide receiver and kick returner for the Terps, Diggs¿ next move will be to the NFL.
"You look at the discussions and the things that are being talked about nationally, the excitement, it's a 180-degree turn from the conversations that were going on a year ago," Penn State coach and former Maryland offensive coordinator James Franklin said Thursday.
Brown's ambidexterity has helped him score 36 goals this season, tied for fourth in Division I. His average of 3.6 goals per game ranks third in the country, and he could set a career high if he scores five times in his next three games.
Maryland coach John Tillman said Tuesday morning that Charlie Raffa did not break any bones in Saturday's 12-5 victory over Penn State and that the senior faceoff specialist is questionable for Wednesday's 7 p.m. home game against No. 19 Loyola Maryland at Byrd Stadium.
Isaiah Davis-Allen, a sophomore short-stick defensive midfielder for the Maryland men's lacrosse team, has a tattoo of the Virgin Mary on the left side of his chest, and he has dedicated the tattoo to his mother, Audrey Davis, who died from lung cancer in 2013.
Salisbury University has suspended its chapter of Phi Beta Sigma fraternity for hazing, after members were reported to have hit pledges with paddles and held forced workouts at an off-campus house, a school official said.
After rising at dawn for months for grueling training sessions in Bel Air conducted by retired Ravens wide receiver Qadry Ismail, former City blue-chip wide receiver Adrian Coxson knows he has a lot riding on this week.