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College Notebook: Colson racking up Big Ten awards this spring

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:00:00 PDT

It looks as if Lizzie Colson might have the inside track on winning this year’s Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year Award for 2018.

Colson, a sophomore on Maryland’s women’s lacrosse team, recently picked up her third Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week time this season. Colson filled...


UCLA will have to deal with a mirror image of itself in Texas in the Sweet 16

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:30:00 PDT

Having reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for an unprecedented third straight year, the UCLA women’s basketball team is determined to make more history against Texas in the semifinals of the Kansas City Regional.

Starting at 6 p.m. Friday in Kansas City, Mo., the third-seeded and ninth-ranked...


Digest (March 20): Penn State's Sandy Barbour finalist for Athletic Director of the Year

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:54:00 PDT

Penn State 's Sandy Barbour, a Severn graduate and former Annapolis resident, has been selected as a finalist for the SportsBusiness Journal's Athletic Director of the Year for 2017-18. The leader of Penn State's 31-sport athletic program is among five finalists for the honor. The recipient will...


Like old times for Maryland, N.C. State in NCAA women's basketball tournament

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:47:00 PDT

North Carolina State earned another game with a former conference rival. The Wolfpack's Kiara Leslie gets a reunion with her old Maryland teammates.

When fourth-seeded N.C. State (25-8) faces the fifth-seeded Terrapins (26-7) today in the second round of the women's NCAA Tournament , there certainly...


College lacrosse roundup (March 17): St. Paul's grad Wynne sends Irish past Virginia

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 18:58:00 PDT

Mikey Wynne (St. Paul's) scored the game-tying and go-ahead goals to lead No. 4 Notre Dame to a 9-7 come-from-behind victory over No. 9 Virginia Saturday night in men's lacrosse.

Wynne finished with four goals for the host Fighting Irish (4-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). He tied the game at...


State college lacrosse roundup (March 17): Connor Kelly nets 100th career goals as Maryland tops Villanova

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 17:54:00 PDT

Senior Connor Kelly became the second midfielder in Maryland history to score 100 career goals as the No. 2 Terps beat No. 6 Villanova, 13-11, in men's lacrosse Saturday afternoon.

Kelly joins Frank Urso (1973-76) as the only midfielders in program history to achieve the feat. He is the 14th Terp...


Virginia Tech beats Navy with basket in closing seconds, 56-55

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:00:00 PDT

Taylor Emery scored five points in the last 10 seconds of the game to rally Virginia Tech past the Navy women’s basketball team, 56-55, Friday night at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va., in a first round WNIT game.

The Hokies (19-13), who defeated the Mids 75-64 in the second round of the 2017...


Goucher's all-time-winningest field hockey coach leaving for new job

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:10:00 PDT

Megan Williams, Goucher’s all-time-winningest field hockey coach, has resigned to take a position in Rhode Island, Goucher announced Friday.

Williams, who has been the Gophers’ coach for the past six seasons, will become the director of athletics at the Rocky Hill School in Warwick, R.I, in July....


Navy women's basketball happy to be playing during spring break

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:00:00 PDT

Hannah Fenske did not dare to make plans for spring break.

After all, that two week vacation from spring semester for the Naval Academy runs from March 9 through 18, which is when Fenske planned to be playing some serious basketball.

However, Fenske thought she might have to find somewhere to go...


College lacrosse roundup (March 14): Florida's rally turns back Navy women

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 21:20:00 PDT

Shannon Kavanagh scored four straight goals during the final 11 minutes, including the tying and go-ahead goals, to lead No. 6 Florida in a 19-16 come-from-behind victory over No. 10 Navy Tuesday in women's lacrosse.

The visiting Mids (5-2) opened with a 5-0 run and led 10-2 with 11 minutes left...


Digest (March 14): Mount St. Mary's names Tori Krause women's soccer coach

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Mount St. Mary's promoted former assistant Tori Krause to head coach of its women's soccer program. Krause assisted Joe Nemzer last season after working as the director of performance analysis with the women's soccer program at North Carolina. The Cary, N.C., native played center midfield at Davidson.


Baseball: Green Terror's Seibert 'at peace' calling it a career

Fri, 9 Mar 2018 16:00:00 PST

Dave Seibert won’t miss the unpredictable weather.

That might be it, however, on the McDaniel College baseball coach’s list of negatives as he begins his farewell tour. Seibert is calling the 2018, his 38th year on the Hill, his last.

Seibert, who took the job in 1981, said he has been contemplating...


College lacrosse roundup (March 10): Mount Saint Joseph grad Costabile lifts Irish past Denver

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:47:00 PST

Brendan Gleason had four goals and Bryan Costabile (Mount Saint Joseph) had three, including scored his 10th of the season, as No. 11 Notre Dame upset No. 4 Denver, 11-9, in men's lacrosse Saturday.

The host Fighting Irish (3-1) jumped out to a 6-1 lead in the first quarter and led 8-3 at halftime...


State lacrosse roundup (March 10): Johns Hopkins jolts No. 6 Syracuse as Williams scores 4 goals

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:48:00 PST

Cole Williams ( Loyola Blakefield) scored four goals and No. 17 Johns Hopkins stunned No. 6 Syracuse , 18-7, in men's lacrosse Saturday.

The visiting Blue Jays (3-2) jumped to a 3-0 lead and when the Orange (3-2) cut the lead to, 3-2, Hopkins went on a 5-0 run.

Eighteen goals are the most the Blue...


Digest (March 10): Baltimore City CC wins trip to national tourney

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:44:00 PST

Baltimore City Community College defeated ASA College, 76-68, at St. Joseph's College in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Friday night to capture the National Junior College Athletic Association District III men's basketball championship. The Panthers, who won the Region 20 title the previous weekend, advance...


Navy women advance to Patriot League championship game

Wed, 7 Mar 2018 21:00:00 PST

LEWISBURG, Pa. –– Five players scored in double figures as the Navy women’s basketball team answered every challenge by host Bucknell in a 68-62 victory by the Mids over the Bison in a Patriot League Tournament semifinal round game played Thursday night at Sojka Pavilion in Lewisburg, Pa.

The win...


Bernstein leads list of five Navy wrestlers headed to NCAA Championship

Thu, 8 Mar 2018 17:00:00 PST

Jadaen Bernstein has been so close to achieving All-Amerian status he could taste it.

Navy’s standout 174-pound wrestler won two matches to start off the 2016 NCAA Championship, including an upset of fourth-seeded Ethan Ramos of North Carolina in the opening bout.

However, a head injury suffered...


Digest (March 7): Tiwian Kendley's free throws help Morgan State upset Bethune-Cookman in MEAC men's basketball tournament

Wed, 7 Mar 2018 20:14:00 PST

Tiwian Kendley made two free throws with seven second left as seventh-seeded Morgan State (13-18) won a 78-77 upset victory over second-seeded Bethune-Cookman (18-14) in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference quarterfinal in Norfolk, Va. Kendley finished with a game-high 31 points. ... Men's college...


College lacrosse roundup (March 6): Brown trips No. 5 Villanova; No. 1 Albany rolls over UMass

Tue, 6 Mar 2018 19:29:00 PST

Connor Fields had a career-high 12 points on five goals and seven assists to lead the visiting Great Danes.(image)

State basketball roundup (March 6): Coppin State men fall, 60-48, in MEAC tournament

Tue, 6 Mar 2018 19:27:00 PST

Reginald Gardner Jr. scored 20 points and his four 3-pointers sparked key second-half runs that powered sixth-seeded North Carolina Central past No. 11 seed Coppin State , 60-48, in Tuesday night's opening round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament in Norfolk, Va.


State basketball roundup (March 3): UMBC women ousted in America East

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 20:19:00 PST

Visiting UMBC women's basketball couldn't overcome a slow-starting first half and fell 65-43 to Maine in an America East quarterfinal Saturday.

The Black Bears (21-9) took a 33-15 lead in the first half and will host New Hampshire in today's semifinal at 2 p.m. The Retrievers' season ends at 5-26.


State lacrosse roundup (March 3): Loyola Maryland women take down Penn State

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 20:27:00 PST

Hannah Powers scored the game-winner with 50 seconds left in overtime as visiting Loyola Maryland upset No. 15 Penn State , 16-15, Saturday.

Madison Carter (South River) scored with 24:12 left in regulation to give the Nittany Lions (3-2) a 13-6 lead. The Greyhounds (1-2) answered with a 6-0 run...


Lacrosse roundup (March 3): Cuccinello's career day lifts Villanova

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 20:15:00 PST

Christian Cuccinello had a career high seven goals to lead No. 7 Villanova to a 13-12 victory at Delaware Saturday. The Wildcats moved to 5-0 for the first time in program history. The Blue Hens fell to 3-1.

A game that saw six ties took until the final minutes to be decided.

Delaware took a 3-1...


Digest (March 3): Johns Hopkins men ousted from NCAA DIII men's basketball tournament

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 20:13:00 PST

AJ Jurko scored 24 points to lead Massachusetts Institute of Technology (24-5) to a 62-54 victory over host Johns Hopkins (24-5) in an NCAA Division III men's basketball second-round game. Michael Gardner had 13 points for the Blue Jays. The Engineers outscored Hopkins, 35-25, in the second half.


Maryland women glide to Big Ten title game

Sat, 3 Mar 2018 19:51:00 PST

The Maryland women's basketball team's opening game Friday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse had coach Brenda Frese noting the double-edged nature of her Terrapins' double-bye in the Big Ten tournament. It was nice to start the postseason well rested, Frese said, but the four-day break before Friday's...


Digest (March 2): Johns Hopkins advances in DIII men's basketball tournament

Fri, 2 Mar 2018 19:51:00 PST

Johns Hopkins advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division III men's basketball tournament with a 52-39 win over La Roche on Friday. The Blue Jays host MIT in the second Round tonight at 8. Kyle Doran led the Blue Jays with 18 points and eight rebounds, while Michael Gardner added 10 points...


State basketball roundup (March 1): Bucknell turns back challenge from Loyola; Morgan, Coppin fall

Thu, 1 Mar 2018 19:44:00 PST

Zach Thomas notched his 14th double-double of the season with 27 points and 11 rebounds and top-seeded Bucknell survived upset-minded No. 8 seed Loyola Maryland, 83-78, on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League men's basketball tournament.

The host Bison (23-9) move on to a semifinal...


Hampton University calls for mediation in disagreement with MEAC

Thu, 1 Mar 2018 13:50:00 PST

In the latest news release concerning its exit from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, Hampton University on Thursday called for mediation to settle what has become a public divorce.

In a letter dated Feb. 23 to the MEAC, Hampton suggested a mediator be approved by both parties and all costs...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 27): Champion helps Loyola advance in Patriot League tournament

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 19:51:00 PST

Chuck Champion gave host Loyola Maryland the lead in the closing minutes and extended the lead in the final seconds as the ninth-seeded Greyhounds won 82-79 over Army West Point on Tuesday.

Loyola (9-21) took the lead, 67-66, for good on a Champion jumper with 5:20 left to play. The Greyhounds...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 24): UMBC men secure second straight 20-victory season

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 19:50:00 PST

UMBC 83, UMASS LOWELL 75: For the first time in 32 years of NCAA Division I play, the host Retrievers (20-10, 11-4 America East ) posted back-to-back 20-win seasons.

UMBC surged late past the River Hawks (11-17, 5-10) to win.

For the ninth consecutive time this season, the Retrievers posted a victory...


Patterson becomes three-time champ, five others repeat at Brigade Boxing finals

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:40:00 PST

Charles Patterson was disappointed with the way he fought in the Brigade Boxing tournament as a plebe. Patterson allowed his opponent to dictate the style of fight and wound up losing in the semifinals.

Patterson vowed to never let that happen again. It didn’t and the Hawaii native is now a three-time...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 22): Northeastern topples Towson men

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:33:00 PST


Northeastern 80, Towson 75: Justin Gorham (Calvert Hall) scored a game-high 28 points, but the visiting Tigers (18-12, 8-9 Colonial Athletic Association) fell to the Huskies (20-9, 13-4).

The Tigers used a 15-0 run in the first half for a 30-25 lead, but the Huskies answered with a 5-1 run....


Patterson seeks to become three-time Brigade Boxing champ on Friday night

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:00:00 PST

Charles Patterson planned to play football at the Naval Academy. The Hawaii native had been a versatile performer at McKinley High on Oahu before enlisting in the United States Navy and serving three years as an intelligence specialist.

Patterson, who was accepted to the Naval Academy as a prior...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 17): Mount St. Mary's remains in chase for top seed in NEC after 74-69 victory

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:58:00 PST

Junior Robinson scored 30 points, including a pair of clinching free throws as visiting Mount Saint Mary's (16-13, 10-6) rebounded from a pair of setbacks and defeated Sacred Heart, 74-69, on Saturday to remain in the running for a top seed in the upcoming Northeast Conference playoffs.

Sean Hoehn...


Navy women's basketball wins 16th straight home game

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:00:00 PST

Senior guard Taylor Dunham scored 17 points, grabbed four rebounds, handed out four assists and came up with two steals to lead Navy to a 59-48 victory over Boston in front of 881 fans on Senior Night at Alumni Hall.

The win was Navy’s 16th-straight at home, which ties the school record and is...


Women's Basketball: Terror lose to Mules, miss Centennial tourney

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 16:00:00 PST

Muhlenberg shot 45 percent in a 63-53 Centennial Conference women's basketball win over McDaniel on Saturday in Allentown, Pa.

Caroline Ward led the Green Terror (12-13, 10-10 Centennial) with 13 points in the season finale after a Dickinson victory over Washington eliminated McDaniel from the...


Freshman heavyweight comes through in clutch as Army stuns Navy in wrestling

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:30:00 PST

You couldn’t ask for more drama out of an Army-Navy wrestling match. You couldn’t measure the disappointment among the partisan crowd at Alumni Hall when the Midshipmen lost in the most agonizing manner imaginable.

It came down to the final bout of the night and it was a baby-faced freshman with...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 15): Morsell's 19, Keith's block lift Towson

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:21:00 PST

Mike Morsell scored a game-high 19 points and Eddie Keith II came up with a game-saving block as host Towson beat Delaware , 67-65, Thursday night in men's basketball.

The Tigers improved to 18-10, 8-7 Colonial Athletic Association and the Blue Hens fell to 11-17, 4-11.

Morsell missed two free...


Navy baseball will be work in progress

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:15:00 PST

A season of transition begins on Friday for the Navy baseball team.

Gone are position players Travis Blue, Leland Saile and Adrian Chinnery – each four-year starters. All three were key offensive contributors, and in the case of Blue, a shortstop, and Chinnery, a catcher, two vital defensive positions...


Hokies' John Szefc learns patience is key to building winning programs

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:55:00 PST

When John Szefc got his first head-coaching gig in 1996 at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., there was no getting him to buy into the slow, brick-by-brick approach. Playing the waiting game was a non-starter in his world.

It was a young man’s approach, which made sense considering he was in...


FSU's Mike Martin eyes NCAA all-time wins record in 38th baseball season

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:05:00 PST

During Florida State’s trip to the College World Series last season, longtime skipper Mike Martin ran into Augie Garrido at a steakhouse in Omaha, Neb.

As the winningest coaches in college baseball shared some small talk, Martin insists his pursuit of Garrido’s NCAA all-time wins record was never...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 14): Bucknell cruises past Loyola Maryland men, 94-53

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:28:00 PST


Bucknell 94, Loyola Maryland 53: Stephen Brown scored 20 points, Zach Thomas had 12 points and 12 rebounds and the host Bison (19-9, 13-2) routed the Greyhounds (8-18, 6-9) to clinch the Patriot League regular season title.

Bucknell has won 12 of its last 13 games, including six straight at...


Mids looking to continue dominance of Patriot League swimming, diving

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:15:00 PST

Spectators at this year’s Patriot League Championships are guaranteed to see some of the top collegiate swimmers and divers from the northeast competing in an intense and exciting atmosphere at Lejeune Hall.

Those on hand will also likely witness a sweep of the men’s and women’s titles by host...


Navy women complete season sweep of Army West Point

Fri, 9 Feb 2018 21:00:00 PST

WEST POINT, N.Y. — There’s been a lot of 3-point buzz with Navy women’s basketball of late but the Midshipmen showed they don’t necessarily need the long ball to win big.

Army did a good job defending the arc in the Star Game clash on Saturday so Navy took the ball into the paint and showed it...


Women's Basketball: Green Terror lean on 'D' to fend off Fords

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 17:00:00 PST

McDaniel installed a new defense this year, and the Green Terror have seen results despite an up-and-down campaign.

But they hadn’t put it all together for a signature win — until Saturday, the final home game of the season, against one of the top teams in the Centennial Conference.

The Terror...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 10): Anderson, Weick help Mids top Army

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 19:21:00 PST

Shawn Anderson and Evan Weick scored 16 of their combined 25 points in the second half and Tom Lacey finished with 10 points and nine rebounds to help Navy beat Army West Point, 68-59, on Saturday.

Anderson finished with 13 points, six rebounds and four assists, Hasan Abdullah scored 11 points...


Women's Basketball: Big fourth quarter leads Green Terror

Fri, 9 Feb 2018 12:15:00 PST

McDaniel used a 21-7 fourth quarter to pull away and defeat Franklin & Marshall 59-43 in Centennial Conference women's basketball action Thursday night.

Jasmine Smith led the Green Terror (11-11, 9-8 Centennial) with 13 points while Libby Bowles added a career-high 11 and Melanie Yeomans chipped...


Navy women seek repeat, men hope for turnaround in rematch with Army

Fri, 9 Feb 2018 16:00:00 PST

Head coach Stefanie Pemper would love to see the Navy women’s basketball team provide a repeat performance of its previous meeting with Army West Point when the archrivals meet for a second time on Saturday.

The Midshipmen put together almost a perfect game in pounding the Black Knights, 70-44,...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 8): Morsell helps rally Towson past Drexel

Thu, 8 Feb 2018 19:47:00 PST

Mike Morsell scored 31 points — including the last eight in overtime — and Towson erased an 18-point, second-half deficit to beat Drexel 94-91 on Thursday night.

Morsell tied it at 89 with a 3-pointer in overtime and immediately followed with another to put Towson up for good. Tramaine Isabell,...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 3): Free throws lift Mount St. Mary's men to win over St. Francis

Sat, 3 Feb 2018 19:42:00 PST

Greg Alexander and Jonah Antonio each went 2-for-2 from the free throw line in the closing 39 seconds to lift host Mount St. Mary's to a 59-56 victory over St. Francis (Pa.), in men's basketball Saturday.

Alexander made a dunk with 2:22 left for a 55-53 lead for the Mount (14-11, 8-4 Northeast...


Digest (Feb. 3): North Carolina wins 20th straight opener in men's lacrosse

Sat, 3 Feb 2018 19:35:00 PST

Ten Tar Heels scored Saturday afternoon as ninth-ranked North Carolina defeated visiting Lafayette, 17-10, in both team's season opener. Attackman Timmy Kelly (Calvert Hall) and midfielder Tanner Cook had hat tricks as the Tar Heels won their season opener for the 20th year in a row. ... Senior...


Women's Basketball: McDaniel wallops Swarthmore on road

Sat, 3 Feb 2018 16:50:00 PST

McDaniel opened up a 25-10 lead after the first quarter en route to a 74-43 victory over Swarthmore in Centennial Conference women's basketball action Saturday in Swarthmore, Pa.

Melanie Yeomans led the Green Terror (10-11, 8-8 Centennial) back to even in conference play with 15 points. Jasmine...


State basketball roundup (Feb. 1): Focused Terps women avoid lull, rout Rutgers

Thu, 1 Feb 2018 19:23:00 PST

The Maryland women's basketball team has turned a fair amount of its attention to the mental side of the game of late. With coach Brenda Frese wary of wearing down her slim roster in practice and the hardest mental slog of every college basketball season – the month of February – having arrived,...


UConn Women Dominate South Carolina On Big Stage

Thu, 1 Feb 2018 20:05:00 PST

The UConn women’s basketball team stepped into the thick of an intense moment Thursday night, and emphatically owned it.

A dash of national flag blue in a vibrant maze of garnet and white, the Huskies took the court in front of a boisterous sellout crowd of 18,000, embarrassed the defending national...


State basketball roundup (Jan. 31): Lyles, Lamar help UMBC men hold off Stony Brook

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 20:11:00 PST

Jairus Lyles scored 24 points and Arkel Lamar, who'd made only one free throw in the game, swished two with 1.7 seconds remaining and UMBC edged host Stony Brook 67-63 on Wednesday night.

Lyles was 10 of 21 from the floor with nine rebounds and five assists, Lamar added 11 points off the bench...


Women's Basketball: Furious rally falls short for McDaniel

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 18:00:00 PST

McDaniel’s quest to play in the Centennial Conference women’s basketball tournament this season just got a little tougher.

The Green Terror came into Wednesday’s matchup with Dickinson clinging to the fifth and final playoff spot for next month’s tourney. The Red Devils were one game behind, but...


State basketball roundup (Jan. 27): Lyles scores 34 as UMBC men win RAC finale

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 19:52:00 PST

Jairus Lyles scored seven 3-pointers for 34 points and host UMBC defeated Maine, 86-74, Saturday and closed out the RAC Arena on a high note, winning 11 straight at home.

The Retrievers (15-8, 6-2 America East) shot nearly 60 percent in the second half as they went into halftime trailing by a point...


Dunham scores 17 as Navy beats Lehigh in important matchup in Patriot League race

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:00:00 PST

Going into the week, Lehigh at Navy shaped up as an important game in the Patriot League standings. It took on added importance after the Mountain Hawks and Midshipmen were both beaten in road games held on Wednesday night.

It was a particular important game for home-standing Mids, who lost the...


Michigan attorney general to investigate Michigan State's handling of sexual assault claims

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 16:33:00 PST

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette lashed out at Michigan State University for allowing Larry Nassar to sexually abuse girls and women for years, and he took a shot at the school's governing body.

"I don't need advice from the board of trustees," the aspiring governor said at a packed news...


Michigan State athletic director steps down in Larry Nassar fallout

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 15:40:00 PST

Michigan State University's athletic director retired Friday, two days after the university president resigned over the school's handling of sexual abuse allegations against its disgraced former sports doctor, Larry Nassar.

Mark Hollis, who had been in the job for 10 years, disclosed the move during...


Clark blossoming as a basketball player as a sophomore at Navy

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 17:00:00 PST

Kaila Clark was an important part of the Navy gameplan going into the showdown against archrival Army.

Head coach Stefanie Pemper had chosen to have Clark defend Aliyah Murray, who came into the contest on somewhat of a hot streak. That decision was a nod to Clark’s versatility as a defender as...


State basketball roundup (Jan. 25): No. 14 Maryland women edge Northwestern, 68-65

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 20:38:00 PST

EVANSTON, Ill. — Kaila Charles scored 17 points and Brianna Fraser added nine of her 13 points in the fourth quarter to help No. 14 Maryland hold off Northwestern 68-65 on Thursday night.

Eleanna Christinaki added 15 points for the Terrapins (18-3, 7-1 Big Ten Conference), who picked up their third...


Women's Basketball: Green Terror start hot, sink Shorewomen

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:15:00 PST

An 18-8 first-quarter advantage paced McDaniel’s women’s basketball team to a 50-41 victory over Washington College on Tuesday night at Gill Center, the Green Terror’s second consecutive Centennial Conference victory in as many games.

Sophomore center Liv Storer had 15 points and six rebounds,...


State basketball roundup (Jan. 20): Colgate slips past Loyola men, 77-72

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:09:00 PST

Jordan Burns scored 20 points and Dana Batt made all seven of his shots and scored 16 as Colgate defeated Loyola Maryland, 77-72, on Saturday in Hamilton, N.Y.

Andre Walker made a jumper and a 3-pointer on consecutive possessions and the Greyhounds led 69-68 with 2:13 left. Jordan Swopshire countered...


Navy women hold off pesky Terriers for fifth straight win

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 21:00:00 PST

Timely free throw shooting down the stretch and a late steal by Hannah Fenske allowed the Navy women’s basketball team to come away with a 64-59 victory over Boston University on Saturday afternoon at Case Gym in Boston. The win was the fifth in a row for the Mids (16-3, 6-2 Patriot League). The...


Women's Basketball: Yeomans leads McDaniel past Bears

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 15:30:00 PST

McDaniel jumped out to a 10-3 lead after the first quarter en route to a 49-41 win at Ursinus in Centennial Conference women's basketball action Saturday in Collegeville, Pa.

Melanie Yeomans led the Green Terror (7-9, 5-5 Centennial) with a game-high 15 points and a season-best six rebounds.



Shutdown grounds Air Force sports and upends NFL viewing; Navy to continue

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:35:00 PST

The shutdown of the federal government that began at midnight eastern time already has an early casualty: the Air Force Academy's athletic schedule.

"Due to the government shutdown, all Air Force Academy home and away intercollegiate athletic events have been canceled until further notice," the...


NCAA Division II expands international reach to Mexico

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 09:46:00 PST

The NCAA's Division II voted by a wide margin Saturday to allow Mexican colleges to apply for membership, expanding its international reach beyond Canada.

The legislation takes effect immediately. Schools must meet all Division II standards, including facilities and staff, before being considered.


SDSU president assembling task force to review Aztec mascot, moniker

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:15:00 PST

San Diego State once again will consider the appropriateness and future of the school’s Aztecs nickname and Aztec Warrior mascot.

Sally Roush, SDSU’s interim president, announced the creation of a 17-member task force to review the mascot and moniker.

According to the university, the task force...


Power Five conferences approve 11 new measures, including medical benefits extension and holiday break for hoops

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:20:00 PST

The NCAA's five largest conferences approved sweeping changes in everything from medical care to basketball during the holidays on Friday, dashing through the agenda with little opposition and virtually no debate.

Extended medical benefits for former athletes, a three-day break for basketball players...


State basketball roundup (Jan. 18): Towson men cruise past Drexel, 90-68

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:58:00 PST

Zane Martin scored 18 points to lead the Towson men's basketball team to a 90-68 victory over Drexel on Thursday night.

Brian Starr scored 16 points, Mike Morsell and Justin Gorham each had 13 and Deshaun Morman added 12 for the Tigers (14-6, 4-3 Colonial Athletic Association).

Austin Williams...


Geno Auriemma: Fans Deserve Money Back After 'Disgraceful Effort' Vs. Tulsa

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:50:00 PST

Geno Auriemma has coached 1,143 games at UConn and won 1,008. His teams have played before crowds of a couple dozen at the old Field House in the 1980s, and plenty of sellouts in Storrs and Hartford in the years since.

On Thursday night, 7,477 fans were on hand at Gampel Pavilion for a game that...


State basketball roundup: Robinson's layup in OT lifts Mount St. Mary's

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:20:00 PST

Junior Robinson sank the winning layup with 15 seconds left in the extra period and Mount St. Mary's edged host St. Francis (Pa.), 81-80, in overtime on Saturday.

The Mountaineers (10-9, 4-2 Northeast Conference) trailed 80-79 when Robinson made the layup. He was set up after Greg Alexander missed...


Digest (Jan. 13): Stevenson's Boswell earns 100th career basketball coaching victory

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:15:00 PST

Stevenson women's basketball head coach Jackie Boswell earned her 100th career victory as the Mustangs defeated Alvernia University 72-32 in MAC Commonwealth action Saturday afternoon at Owings Mills Gymnasium. Boswell is 100-76 in her seventh season at Stevenson and has guided the Mustangs to...


Women's Basketball: Green Terror resilient in loss to No. 12 Muhlenberg

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 14:00:00 PST

Opposing teams should not come to McDaniel and expect to play an easy game, Green Terror sophomore guard Liv Storer said.

McDaniel refused to give up, despite falling to nationally-ranked Muhlenberg 56-46 at Gill Center on Saturday. The game marked just the third contest in which the Mules were...


Alford, Roetman post pins as Navy routs Maryland in wrestling

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:20:00 PST

Navy was without two of its top wrestlers for Friday night’s match with in-state rival Maryland. Starters Steban Cervantes and Jadaen Bernstein both sat out with minor injuries. Head coach Joel Sharratt could not have asked for more out of their replacements.

Sophomores AJ Alford and Joshua Roetman...


Women's Basketball: McDaniel making progress with conference slate

Tue, 9 Jan 2018 18:45:00 PST

McDaniel’s women’s basketball team is making progress, according to coach Becky Martin.

The Green Terror used a balanced second-half attack Tuesday with multiple extended runs to defeat Swarthmore 63-43 at Gill Center.

Senior guard Melanie Yeomans scored a team-high 12 points and added three assists...


Women's Basketball: McDaniel clipped by River Hawks in final seconds

Wed, 3 Jan 2018 12:50:00 PST

McDaniel’s women’s basketball team held a one-point lead over Susquehanna with seconds remaining Wednesday night at Gill Center, but the River Hawks came up with a basket just before time ran out and prevailed 55-54.

Liv Storer’s jumper with 17 seconds to go gave the Green Terror (4-6) a 54-53...


State women's basketball (Dec. 28): Terps blast Illinois in Big Ten opener

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 19:50:00 PST

Kaila Charles has been a pillar for the No. 15 Maryland women’s basketball team, scoring in double figures in every game this season. But with the Terps winning so many games by blowout, the sophomore guard has been content to do her work quietly in the background.

In Thursday night’s Big Ten opener,...


Savvy with horses, Jemicy student Jordi Gray to ride for Oklahoma State

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 02:00:00 PST

Jordi Gray, 17, of Owings Mills is a Jemicy School senior who has an equestrian scholarship to Oklahoma State next year. She's dyslexic and is the first Jemicy student to get a Division I scholarship.(image)

Navy wrestling breaks into national rankings for first time in almost a decade

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:00:00 PST

Joel Sharratt has worked hard to restore Navy wrestling to national prominence since taking over as head coach in 2014.

Sharratt, who spent six seasons as an assistant in Annapolis under predecessor Bruce Burnett, followed a strategy of bringing in highly-rated recruits then instilling them with...


Men's Basketball: McDaniel snaps six-game losing skid with win over Goucher

Sat, 9 Dec 2017 19:30:00 PST

McDaniel entered Saturday’s game against Goucher with a six-game losing skid.

The Green Terror’s lone victory of the season was the season-opener, a 66-62 close one over Penn State-Brandywine. They didn’t let that streak continue as they used a strong defensive effort to defeat the Gophers 69-53...


No. 1 UConn women dominate DePaul 103-69

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 18:49:00 PST

Katie Lou Samuelson scored 20 points, Crystal Dangerfield had 18 and No. 1 UConn gave coach Geno Auriemma his 999th victory with a 103-69 rout of DePaul on Friday night.

Auriemma is on the verge of joining fellow Hall of Famers Pat Summitt and Tara VanDerveer as the only women's basketball coaches...


Testudo, Johns Hopkins' Jay bobbleheads unveiled by National Bobblehead Hall of Fame

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 06:20:00 PST

Two of Maryland’s top mascots are bouncing their way to fame.

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum this week unveiled two bobbleheads commemorating collegiate sports champions in Maryland — the Terps’ men’s basketball team and Johns Hopkins’ men’s lacrosse.

The bobblehead featuring Testudo...


Local college basketball (Nov. 30): Navy coach Stefanie Pemper hits milestone; Mids wins 7th straight

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:19:00 PST

Stefanie Pemper became the Navy women's basketball coach with the most wins in school history Thursday night as the Mids continued their impressive start.

Host Navy used a strong first-half performance to carry it to a 73-49 victory over Monmouth. Pemper picked up her 179th victory with the Mids,...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 25): Navy men dropped in FGCU Shootout

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 19:17:00 PST

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Brandon Goodwin tossed in 19 points, on 7-of-11 shooting, and Christian Terrell finished with a double-double as Florida Gulf Coast dominated the second half on its way to a 70-54 win over Navy at the FGCU Shootout on Saturday night.

Terrell totaled 12 points and 10 rebounds,...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 21): Towson defeats Penn, advances to final in Florida

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:14:00 PST

Mike Morsell scored 18 points as Towson beat Penn, 79-71, in a semifinal of the Florida Gulf Coast Showcase at Estero, Fla., in men's basketball Tuesday night. The Tigers improved to 3-0 and the Quakers fell to 3-3. Coach Pat Skerry got his 100th win and Towson faces Georgia Southern in tonight's...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 18): Three players combine for 55 points in Mount's triumph

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:49:00 PST

The trio of Junior Robinson, Jonah Antonio and Greg Alexander combined for 55 points and all nine 3-pointers as Mount Saint Mary's slipped past North Florida 84-81 in a game that came down to the wire on Saturday in Orlando, Fla.

Robinson scored a jumper to break a 78-78 tie with 37 seconds remaining...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 16): Jones, Small pace Maryland women

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:39:00 PST

Stephanie Jones (Aberdeen) had a career-high 21 points and nine rebounds, Ieshia Small added a career-best 18 points, and No. 15 Maryland beat visiting Niagara, 92-65, on Thursday.

Jones was 8-for-10 from the field, and Small also missed just two shots as Maryland shot 57 percent.

Maryland led...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 15): Govan's big night guides Georgetown past Mount St. Mary's

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:14:00 PST

Jessie Govan scored 20 points and pulled down 14 rebounds and host Georgetown gave new head coach Patrick Ewing another victory, beating Mount St. Mary's 102-68 on Wednesday night.

Govan had 20 points and 15 rebounds for the Hoyas (2-0) in their season-opening victory against Jacksonville. Against...


State basketball roundup (Nov. 11): Walker nets 27, climbs charts in Loyola Maryland loss

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:44:00 PST

Andre Walker scored a game-high 27 points for Loyola Maryland, but four Fairfield players had 11 or more, and the host Stags defeated the Greyhounds, 64-52, at Webster Bank Arena on Tuesday night.

Walker made five 3-pointers and recorded his 13th career game with 20 or more points. He scored 20...


Digest (Nov. 10): Colgate overtakes Loyola Maryland in Patriot League men's soccer semifinals

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:49:00 PST

The Colgate men's soccer team erased a 2-0 deficit in the final 20 minutes of regulation to force overtime against top-seeded Loyola and junior Steven DeLeo scored in the 98th minute to secure a 3-2 overtime win in the Patriot League semifinals on Friday night at Ridley Athletic Complex. Colgate...


Dulin, Anderson lead way as Navy defeats Pittsburgh, 71-62, in Veterans Classic

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:30:00 PST

Navy entered the 2017-2018 basketball season with a veteran squad featuring eight returning lettermen, including four starters. The Midshipmen welcomed back their top five scorers from a year ago.

Same could not be said for Pittsburgh, which underwent a complete roster overhaul. The Panthers had...


Navy women's basketball hopes winning spirit from successful season carries on

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 16:00:00 PST

Last season was very uplifting for the Navy women’s basketball program on many levels.

A team that was picked sixth in the preseason poll came within a whisker of capturing the Patriot League championship, losing to top-seeded Bucknell in overtime. The Midshipmen earned a berth in the Women’s National...


Digest (Nov. 8): Maryland women's basketball's Fraser selected for Cheryl Miller Award watch list

Wed, 8 Nov 2017 20:04:00 PST

Junior forward Brianna Fraser of the Maryland women's basketball team is one of 20 of the top small forwards in the country named to the Cheryl Miller Award watch list by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Last season, Fraser played in all 35 games for the Terps, who advanced to the...


Northwestern soccer player Robbie White comes out as gay, credits school's inclusive environment

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:35:00 PST

After Northwestern’s final soccer practice last spring, Robbie White began to walk out of the locker room when his best friend stopped him.

White had confided in Braden Thuraisingham and had wrestled for a few months about when to make an announcement to the entire team. When Thuraisingham encouraged...


State football (Nov. 4): Elon edges Towson in double overtime

Sat, 4 Nov 2017 19:49:00 PDT

ELON, N.C. — Owen Johnson lifted Elon to its eighth-straight victory with a 26-yard field goal in the second overtime to edge Towson 33-30 on Saturday.

Dondre Howell blocked Towson's 33-yard field goal try to end the Tigers' previous possession. The winning kick was Johnson's fourth field goal...


Digest (Nov. 4): Loyola Maryland edges Lafayette for first Patriot League men's soccer regular-season crown

Sat, 4 Nov 2017 19:41:00 PDT

Sophomore Brian Saramago's goal in the 21st minute earned Loyola Maryland its first Patriot League regular-season title on Saturday afternoon as the Greyhounds defeated Lafayette, 1-0, at Ridley Athletic Complex. Loyola (11-5-1 overall, 7-2-0 Patriot League) will host the semifinals and championship...


Women's Basketball: McDaniel ready to run, and learn, this year

Sat, 4 Nov 2017 21:00:00 PDT

Every four years, Becky Martin and her coaching staff take the McDaniel College women’s basketball team to Europe for 10 days of sightseeing and tourism.

There’s some basketball played too as part of the experience, something every four-year player in the program gets to enjoy once in their college...


Digest (Nov. 3): Howard CC to play Genesee in JuCo national men's soccer tournament

Fri, 3 Nov 2017 19:43:00 PDT

The Howard Community College men's soccer team will play Genesee Community College (N.Y) in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III National Championship quarterfinals on Thursday at 4 p.m. in Herkimer, New York. The Dragons come into the tournament with a 13-5-1 record, having...