College football is a chalky sport.
Paige Knussman, who helped Easton High’s softball team win back-to-back Class 2A state championships in 2010 and 2011, has been named an assistant coach for the William Peace University softball program in Raleigh, N.C.
COLLEGE PARK (AP) — Coming off the darkest season in the history of the Maryland football program, the Terrapins are poised to enter a new era under a coach who remembers what it was like when the team competed for conference titles and regularly played in bowl games.
Jay Berwanger won the inaugural Heisman Trophy in 1935 for the University of Chicago and became the No. 1 player taken in the first NFL draft a few months later.
COLLEGE PARK (AP) — Hours before Mike Locksley supervised a training camp practice for the first time since 2011, Maryland’s new head coach felt like a kid who had just been visited by Santa Claus.
(AP) — There are concerns about the NCAA’s new requirements allowing men’s basketball players to sign with an agent during the NBA draft process while maintaining their college eligibility.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Part of the pitch that lured McKenzie Milton from his home state of Hawaii to UCF was a pledge by then-Knights coach Scott Frost to put the quarterback on a path to a post-playing career in coaching.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban denies offering a job to ex-Ohio State assistant Zach Smith last year, citing the results of a background check as the reason.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson officials are confident the athletic department’s practices and policies will prevent a repeat of the failed performance-enhancing drug tests that caused three players to be suspended before last season’s College Football Playoff.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn’s men’s basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — When Vanderbilt pitcher Kumar Rocker takes the mound with his 6-foot-4 and 255-pound frame, the imposing freshman looms so large that it feels like Rocker’s almost halfway to the plate when he releases his 98-mph fastball.
ASHLAND, Va. — The No. 7 Salisbury University women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 3 Middlebury College in the national championship game of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Randolph-Macon College, 14-9.
(AP) — Katie Lou Samuelson scored 29 points and second-seeded UConn held off No. 1 Louisville 80-73 on Sunday in the Albany Regional Final, extending the Huskies’ record Final Four run to 12 consecutive years.
WYE MILLS — The Chesapeake College women’s basketball team is headed to the NJCAA, Division II National Tournament after winning the Region XX championship March 10 with a 73-62 victory over the College of Southern Maryland.
CHICAGO (AP) — Matt McQuaid scored a career-high 27 points, Cassius Winston converted the go-ahead layup in the closing minute and No. 6 Michigan State rallied to beat No. 10 Michigan 65-60 on Sunday for its sixth Big Ten Tournament championship.
Chesapeake College swept a doubleheader against Garrett College with 13-0 victories in both games Thursday, March 14. Sophomore pitcher Brooke Morton (North Dorchester High School, East New Market, Md.) pitched a one-hitter in game one, striking out eight batters in four innings. Photos by C…
COLLEGE PARK (AP) — Maryland’s success in the postseason could depend heavily on the performance of Jalen Smith, a lanky freshman who has both shined and struggled for the No. 21 Terrapins.