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Richmond packs modified defensive approach for Saint Louis trip

Massachusetts converted four field goals during a 19-minute stretch last Saturday at the University of Richmond. The Spiders have been driving since November for that kind of defensive dominance, or something comparable.

Holmberg: Cam Newton needs to learn to eat humble pie more gracefully

It's amazing how polarizing Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has become.

High school results from Feb. 8

Midlothian falls to Meadowbrook in girls basketball and Hanover escaped Patrick Henry in boys basketball.

WOODY: Just what is the definition of a Louisville man?

When he dismissed point guard Chris Jones from the basketball team a year ago, coach Rick Pitino said, “ ... if he doesn’t do the right things and act like a Louisville man, he can move on and try to go to Belgium somewhere.”

Magee scores career-best 34; Wofford beats VMI 92-60

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Fletcher Magee hit career-high nine 3-pointers and scored a career-best 34 points to lead Wofford to an easy 92-60 win over VMI on Monday night.

Swanson sets Prep League record

SWIM & TRACK NOTES | Springers notch another first in program history. Performers of the week.

Ex-UR aide Hanson joins JMU staff

Former University of Richmond linebacker and assistant coach Jeff Hanson has joined the James Madison staff. He brings four decades of coaching experience to the Dukes, who also added De’Rail Sims and former JMU quarterback Drew Dudzik as assistants.

U.Va. hot going into rematch with Virginia Tech

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Spiders' shooting has been off-line from the line

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Virginia football announces future football games vs ODU

Virginia and Old Dominion will play a three-game football series beginning in 2018, the two schools announced Monday.

Women's basketball notebook

Can Boyle revive struggling Cavaliers?

Around the A-10: GW's Garino polished shooting arc from arc

GW’s Garino found stroke as senior

Colonial Williamsburg slammed over Super Bowl ad that includes images from 9/11

Colonial Williamsburg is facing a storm of criticism on social media after an ad featuring the destruction of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, aired during Sunday's Super Bowl. 

With football in the books, it's time to catch up on college basketball

With the Super Bowl in the books, the attention of the sporting world shifts to college basketball.

Broncos D dominates Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- If this was the final game of his magnificent career, what a Super way to go out for Peyton Manning.

Curry's 31 helps James Madison beat Hofstra 98-95 in OT

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) - Ron Curry had seven 3-pointers and a career-high 31 points and Shakir Brown had eight of his 15 in overtime as James Madison defeated Hofstra 98-95 on Sunday.

Price is right on recruiting trail for Marshall

See the Marshall football coach in the sun hat, pushing players through drills in the opening scene of the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary on Randy Moss? That’s Thundering Herd assistant J.C. Price, a former Virginia Tech All-America defensive tackle.

Women's college basketball roundup

George Washington took a 4-point lead at halftime, then went on a 10-2 run in the third quarter and kept the momentum in the fourth to defeat Richmond 62-47 in an Atlantic 10 game Sunday afternoon.

UR's Rocco wants FBS, FCS tiers to be clear to recruits

Three days after national football signing day for the Class of 2016, the University of Richmond’s staff focused on the Class of 2017.

Hokies frolic past Virginia in women's basketball

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia Tech’s women played basketball Sunday afternoon in Charlottesville. Virginia’s women worked at basketball. For the Hokies, the game seemed a two-hour romp. For the Cavaliers, it seemed a tedious burden. Care to guess the outcome?

Sports poll for Feb. 7

What is the most overrated event in sports?

High school results from Feb. 6

Lee-Davis claimed the boys title, and Deep Run took the girls at the Conference 11 indoor track and field championships at the Arthur Ashe Center.

SZVETITZ: ODU's Wilder brings up some good points, namely an early signing period

Bobby Wilder has as much reason to gripe as anyone. For the second consecutive year, with recruiting season rounding third and heading for national signing day, players who had verbally committed to the Old Dominion football program decided to sign elsewhere.

McElroy: Handling 'the moment' key for players in Super Bowl

What I learned in sport this week is there are certain things in life you can’t describe unless you have lived them.

WOODY: Elway accomplishes rare double in NFL

The list is short for NFL quarterbacks so good, so versatile, so overwhelmingly talented they can carry a team through an entire season and to the Super Bowl.

Lee-Davis captures Conference 11 wrestling title

J.R. Tucker came in second with 197 points, and Mills Godwin, the 2014 and 2015 conference champions, finished third with 164.5 points.

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