DANVILLE — After being overwhelmed by the thousands of fans arriving for last week’s Blue Ridge Rock Festival, the promoter pivoted and turned…
CHARLOTTESVILLE — With all of the struggles North Carolina State and a lot of other teams have faced at John Paul Jones Arena, Wolfpack coach Kevin Keatts didn’t want to turn Monday’s game at Virginia into a family and friend reunion.
The Roanoke Times sports columnist Aaron McFarling and Tech football reporter Mike Niziolek share their thoughts on Old Dominion hanging around, biggest surprises through the first two weeks and Tech's struggles in the run game. Plus, what to expect from Furman.
AH, TRAFFIC. TYPICALLY, AS REPORTERS, WE GET TO THE STADIUM SO EARLY AND LEAVE SO LATE that we are immune to the traffic issues fans face when they go to football games. But on Sunday, it wasn't hard to see that people were having serious problems getting to the Virginia Tech-West Virginia game.
HELLO FROM A HOTEL ROOM IN ALTOONA, PENNSYLVANIA! I'll spare you the long story of travel woes, but bottom line, Altoona's about halfway from Roanoke to Buffalo. I'm going to make it for tonight's Virginia Tech-Wisconsin tilt. I'm almost sure of it. In the ongoing battle of me vs. future travel woes, I'd set the line at me by 6.5. I'm due to cover this one.
CHICAGO — The Washington Redskins are the only NFL team without a road victory this season.
A week between games in the early stages of the season has been beneficial for the Liberty women’s basketball team.
With another year of budget turmoil and transportation woes ahead of them, local delegates Danny Marshall and Don Merricks are at work prepari…