McLaurin helps Redskins earn 1st win against Dolphins, 17-16

Rookie Terry McLaurin caught two touchdown passes and the Washington Redskins stopped Miami's two-point conversion attempt with six seconds left for a 17-16 victory Sunday in a matchup between winless teams.

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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Washington DC sports news from The Associated Press

Max Scherzer followed Aníbal Sánchez's near no-hitter with a try of his own and the stingy Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 to take a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Scherzer didn't...

23 hrs 26 mins ago

Hooker's 3 TD passes lead Hokies past Rhode Island, 34-17

Hendon Hooker threw three touchdown passes and Virginia Tech fought back feisty Rhode Island for a 34-17 victory Saturday.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 7:33 PM EDT

Whitlow 3 TDs spark Gardner-Webb past Hampton, 35-27

Kalen Whitlow threw three touchdown passes, including a game-winning 3-yard toss to Izaiah Gathings in the third quarter to spark Gardner-Webb's 35-27 Big South Conference win over Hampton on Saturday afternoon.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:21 PM EDT

Pick-6 cements James Madison comeback, top Villanova 38-24

Ben DiNucci passed for three touchdowns, MJ Hampton returned an interception 83 yards for the winning score and James Madison rallied with a dominant fourth quarter to clip Villanova 38-24 on Saturday in a clash of two...

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT

Marshall pulls away late, beats Old Dominion 31-17

Isaiah Green accounted for two first-half touchdowns, and Brenden Knox added a late score to help Marshall beat Old Dominion 31-17 on Saturday.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 6:09 PM EDT

Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 5:57 PM EDT

Record-setting Ramsey scores 6 TD's; VMI downs Samford in OT

Alex Ramsey scored a school record with six rushing touchdowns; the last proving to be the overtime winner and VMI beat Samford 48-41 on Saturday.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 5:57 PM EDT

Carter propels Norfolk State past Howard 49-21

Juwan Carter passed for 375 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for 56 yards and two more scores as Norfolk State rolled to a 49-21 victory over Howard on Saturday.

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 5:09 PM EDT

Miami holds off No. 20 Virginia, 17-9

N'Kosi Perry threw for a touchdown on the opening drive and ran for another with 2:31 remaining, and Miami knocked off No. 20 Virginia 17-9 on Friday night.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 11:32 PM EDT

Nats' Aníbal Sánchez working on no-hitter in Game 1 of NLCS

Washington Nationals right-hander Aníbal Sánchez has not allowed a hit through five innings of Game 1 of the NL Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 9:56 PM EDT

Friday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Friday, October 11th 2019, 9:36 PM EDT

Virginia loses CB Bryce Hall to a lower left leg injury

Virginia preseason All-American cornerback Bryce Hall suffered an injury to his lower left leg and was taken off the field on a cart during the second quarter of the 20th-ranked Cavaliers' game at Miami on Friday night.

Friday, October 11th 2019, 9:28 PM EDT

Benched by Chelsea, Pulisic captains US against Cuba

Christian Pulisic captained the U.S. team for Friday night's CONCACAF Nations League opener against Cuba as coach Gregg Berhalter showed his confidence in the 21-year-old midfielder who's mostly been riding the...

Friday, October 11th 2019, 6:20 PM EDT

Ekholm's late goal leads Predators over Capitals, 6-5

Mattias Ekholm scored with 4:40 remaining to cap a wild third period and lead the Nashville Predators to a 6-5 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 10:59 PM EDT

Thursday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 9:35 PM EDT

Duke picked to win ACC; Nwora voted preseason player of year

Duke is the preseason pick to win the Atlantic Coast Conference while Louisville forward Jordan Nwora is the league's preseason player of the year.

Thursday, October 10th 2019, 4:11 PM EDT

US star Pulisic confident in form despite Chelsea benching

Christian Pulisic says he won't let his benching with Chelsea affect his play for the U.S. national team as it prepares for a match against Cuba.

Wednesday, October 9th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT

Sun force Game 5 in WNBA Finals with 90-86 win over Mystics

Alyssa Thomas had 17 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to help the Connecticut Sun stave off elimination and force a decisive Game 5 of the WNBA Finals with a 90-86 win over the Washington Mystics on Tuesday night.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 10:20 PM EDT

Seguin scores in OT, Stars beat Caps for 1st win of season

Tyler Seguin scored in overtime to give the Dallas Stars their first victory of the season, 4-3 over the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 10:00 PM EDT

The Latest: ACC commissioner 'open minded' on pay for play

The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Tuesday (all times local):

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 10:47 AM EDT

ACC holds preseason men's basketball media day Tuesday

The Atlantic Coast Conference will open the season trying to replace a significant amount of star power.

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 10:19 AM EDT

Cincinnati ties DC United 0-0 in regular-season finale

Przemyslaw Tyton had his third shutout in the last five games and short-handed Cincinnati tied D.C. United 0-0 on Sunday in the regular-season finale for both teams.

Sunday, October 6th 2019, 7:05 PM EDT

Brady carries unbeaten Patriots past winless Redskins 33-7

Tom Brady picked apart the lowly Washington Redskins, helped the New England Patriots stay unbeaten and climbed past a former NFL star in the record book.

Sunday, October 6th 2019, 4:37 PM EDT

Mack's late TD run helps Liberty beat New Mexico State 20-13

Joshua Mack ran for a 4-yard touchdown with six minutes left and Liberty held off New Mexico State for a 20-13 victory on Saturday night.

Sunday, October 6th 2019, 12:16 AM EDT

DiNucci, Hamilton help James Madison beat Stony Brook in OT

Ben DiNucci accounted for two touchdowns, Jawon Hamilton capped the scoring with a 3-yard run on the first possession of overtime, and James Madison beat Stony Brook 45-38 on Saturday night in a battle of two top teams in...

Saturday, October 5th 2019, 10:08 PM EDT

Gaej Walker leads Western Kentucky over Old Dominion

Gaej Walker ran 25 times for 114 yards and a touchdown to help Western Kentucky beat Old Dominion 20-3 on Saturday night.

Saturday, October 5th 2019, 9:28 PM EDT

Mississippi Valley State notches first win of season

Eric Powell scored on a 90-yard fumble return, Donald Johnson returned a kickoff 86 yards for a score and Mississippi Valley State earned its first win of the season, beating Virginia-Lynchburg 31-23 on Saturday.

Saturday, October 5th 2019, 7:40 PM EDT

Hokies waste huge lead, then rally to top Miami 42-35

Deshawn McClease's 3-yard run with 1:03 remaining capped a wild back-and-forth final few minutes and gave Virginia Tech a 42-35 win over Miami on Saturday, in a game where the Hokies wasted a 28-point lead.

Saturday, October 5th 2019, 7:40 PM EDT

Villanova escapes with 35-28 win over William & Mary

Daniel Smith threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Dee Wil Barlee on fourth-and-goal with 1:59 left in the game and Villanova held off William & Mary 35-28 on Saturday.

Saturday, October 5th 2019, 7:16 PM EDT
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UVa Baseball Outscores ECU 15-10 in Fall Ball Game

UVa Baseball Outscores ECU 15-10 in Fall Ball Game

The Virginia baseball team outscored East Carolina 15-10 over fourteen innings of play in a Fall Ball game on Sunday at Disharoon Park.

UVa Football Drops From National Rankings

UVa Football Drops From National Rankings

The Virginia football team has dropped out the rankings in both the AP Top 25 and the Coaches Poll, following Friday's loss to Miami.

No. 1 UVa Women's Soccer Remains Undefeated; Beats No. 5 FSU 1-0 in Overtime

No. 1 UVa Women's Soccer Remains Undefeated; Beats No. 5 FSU 1-0 in Overtime

Meghan McCool scored the game-winner in double overtime, and the No. 1 UVa women's soccer team beat defending national champion Florida State 1-0 in Tallahassee.

UVa Basketball Teams Hold Blue-White Scrimmage at John Paul Jones Arena

UVa Basketball Teams Hold Blue-White Scrimmage at John Paul Jones Arena

The Virginia men's and women's basketball teams were on the court at John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday for the annual Blue-White Scrimmage.

36th Albemarle Invitational Cross Country Race at Panorama Farms

36th Albemarle Invitational Cross Country Race at Panorama Farms

Western Albemarle senior Jack Eliason finished in second place at the 36th Albemarle Invitational cross country race at Panorama Farms.

No. 2 JMU Football Rallies to Beat No. 5 Villanova 38-24

No. 2 JMU Football Rallies to Beat No. 5 Villanova 38-24

The No. 2 James Madison football team scored 21 points in the 4th quarter to come-from-behind and beat No. 5 Villanova 38-24 at Bridgeforth Stadium.