The 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament has been announced and four local teams are headed to the dance. Each of Virginia, Maryland, VCU and Georgetown are favored in their opening rounds of action, but how […]
Virginia Commonwealth University is stressing grades over SAT scores.
Along with hosting the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament in 2017, Verizon Center will play host to the Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Basketball Championship in 2018.
A Virginia chemistry professor is growing plants on extraterrestrial materials in an already moderately successful attempt to develop and move microorganisms into space in a new discipline labeled, “astroecology.”
Navy will face Michigan State and Tennessee will meet VCU in the inaugural Veterans Classic, a Nov. 14 basketball doubleheader at Navy’s Alumni Hall that will celebrate Veterans Day.
A poorly-timed foul with 3.6 seconds left in regulation sent VCU into overtime, where the Rams woul;d lose 77-75 to Stephen F. Austin Friday night.
Desmond Haymon scored on an improbable four-point play with 3.6 seconds in regulation and hit a big 3-pointer in overtime to lead No. 12 seed Stephen F. Austin to a 77-75 win over fifth-seeded Virginia Commonwealth Friday night in the NCAA tournament’s South Region.
George Washington is now the area’s best team, apologies to Georgetown, Maryland and new A-10 rival George Mason.
First VCU, now George Mason. The two mid-majors that made stunning runs to the Final Four from the Colonial Athletic Association will reunite in the Atlantic 10.
Oklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.