| Jan 26, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Virginia Tech senior high jumper Ronnie Black, who grew up in Newport News, closed out the Hokie Invitational with an exclamation point.
The Menchville High graduate broke his own school record by clearing 7 feet, 4.25 inches (2.24 meters) in an...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Crete-Monee senior receiver Laquon Treadwell made his third and final official visit during the weekend to Oklahoma State.
If Treadwell's Twitter posts are an indication, it looks like the Cowboys made quite an impression. Treadwell on Sunday night...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Percolating for weeks, Tom O’Brien’s return to Virginia’s football coaching staff as associate head coach became reality Thursday.
The final hurdle was O’Brien’s contract at North Carolina State, which fired him as head...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:09 PM
With the official announcement Thursday of the addition of Tom O'Brien, Jon Tenuta, Marques Hagans and Jeff Banks as full-time assistant football coaches, Virginia added 86 combined seasons of coaching experience, and re-introduced some familiar faces...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:43 PM
A veteran college educator has been appointed interim president of Baltimore City Community College, the school's board of trustees announced Friday, after a string of controversies that led to the ouster of the school's president last month.
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:54 PM
When UConn began a national search for a new athletic director last January, President Susan Herbst used two words when asked what qualities she was looking for in that person.
"Strong," Herbst said. "Smart."
Last February when UConn hired Warde...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 11:22 AM
It has become part of college sports -- as ingrained as dunks and FieldTurf -- for large universities to accept prized basketball and football recruits and other athletes under more forgiving admissions criteria than are used for other students.
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:46 AM
We know that universities often use forgiving admissions criteria to admit top athletes who wouldn't otherwise get in.
But what happens to these football and basketball players once they arrive in their college classrooms? Do their grades ever catch...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Steve Demilio may have absorbed more knowledge from Ravens run-game coordinator Juan Castillo in roughly an hour of instruction than he did during his entire collegiate career.
It was an enriching experience.
"The workout was awesome," Demilio said....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford was portrayed as a modern-day Nero at the fiddle. The conference’s presidents were mocked for their joint statement of solidarity.
No matter what Swofford did or CEOs said, the ACC was on life support.
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:14 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Guess who's coming back? Bobby Bowden, Florida State's Hall of Fame former head coach, will end his FSU absence. After four years of staying away from Doak Campbell Stadium to allow current coach Jimbo Fisher to lead the Seminoles, Bowden...