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

Howie Kendrick finished a double shy of hitting for a cycle, Patrick Corbin pitched six strong innings, and the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2. St. Louis leads the NL Central by two games over the...

September 13th, 10:44 AM EDT
Virginia's Bennett declines raise, asks for staff pay hike
Virginia's Bennett declines raise, asks for staff pay hike

Virginia men's basketball coach Tony Bennett has declined a pay raise offered by the school and instead asked school officials for additional compensation for his staff and program improvement.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 3:15 PM EDT
DC United bests Timbers 1-0 fir second straight road win
DC United bests Timbers 1-0 fir second straight road win

An own goal put D.C. United up in the 24th minute and the team held on for a 1-0 victory over the Portland Timbers on Sunday.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 5:43 PM EDT
Sánchez blanks Braves, Nationals salvage series finale 7-0
Sánchez blanks Braves, Nationals salvage series finale 7-0

Aníbal Sánchez beat his former team for the third time this season, Howie Kendrick homered and drove in three runs and the Washington Nationals prevented a three-game sweep, beating the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves 7-0...

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 4:59 PM EDT
Lamar Jackson helps Ravens run over Cardinals 23-17
Lamar Jackson helps Ravens run over Cardinals 23-17

Lamar Jackson kept the Cardinals guessing all afternoon, supplementing an effective passing attack with more than an occasional jaunt out of the pocket.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 4:39 PM EDT
Dak double: Cowboys' Prescott beats Redskins with legs, arm
Dak double: Cowboys' Prescott beats Redskins with legs, arm

Dak Prescott carved up the Washington Redskins' defense with his arm and his legs, completing 26 of 30 passes for 269 yards and three touchdowns and rushing for 69 yards in a 31-21 Dallas Cowboys victory Sunday to...

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 4:11 PM EDT
Udinski leads as VMI holds on to beat ETSU 31-24 in OT
Udinski leads as VMI holds on to beat ETSU 31-24 in OT

Reece Udinski threw for two touchdowns including the game-winner in overtime as VMI held on to beat East Tennessee State 31-24 on Saturday night.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 1:38 AM EDT
Francois leads Hampton to 41-20 win over Howard
Francois leads Hampton to 41-20 win over Howard

Deondre Francois led Hampton to a 41-20 win over Howard at the Chicago Football Classic on Saturday.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 11:46 PM EDT
No. 25 Virginia barely hangs on, beats Seminoles 31-24
No. 25 Virginia barely hangs on, beats Seminoles 31-24

Wayne Taulapapa ran for two touchdowns, the second with 2:34 remaining, and No. 25 Virginia hung on, barely, to beat Florida State 31-24 on Saturday night.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 11:22 PM EDT
Tennessee Tech rides big 2nd quarter to win over UVa-Wise
Tennessee Tech rides big 2nd quarter to win over UVa-Wise

David Gist ran for 94 yards and a touchdown and Tennessee Tech outlasted Division II-member Virginia-Wise 31-14 on Saturday night.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 11:06 PM EDT
Liberty's Gandy-Golden lights up Buffalo in 35-17 win
Liberty's Gandy-Golden lights up Buffalo in 35-17 win

Antonio Gandy-Golden caught two of Stephen Calvert's four touchdown passes, and Liberty coach Hugh Freeze collected his first win with the Flames in a 35-17 victory over Buffalo on Saturday night.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 9:42 PM EDT
William & Mary uses quick strikes to down Colgate 38-10
William & Mary uses quick strikes to down Colgate 38-10

Hollis Mathis had a touchdown pass and ran for a score, Owen Wright rushed for 108 yards and a touchdown and William & Mary controlled Colgate from the start in a 38-10 victory Saturday.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 9:30 PM EDT
Cheek throws 5 TD passes, Elon tops Richmond 42-20
Cheek throws 5 TD passes, Elon tops Richmond 42-20

Davis Cheek threw a career-high five touchdown passes to five different receivers, Shamari Wingard returned a kickoff 96 yards for a score and Elon beat Richmond 42-20 on Saturday in the Colonial Athletic Association...

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 9:06 PM EDT
DiNucci throws 4 TD passes in James Madison's 63-12 win
DiNucci throws 4 TD passes in James Madison's 63-12 win

Ben DiNucci matched his career high with four touchdown passes and James Madison rolled past Morgan State 63-12 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 8:26 PM EDT
Marable leads Coastal Carolina past Norfolk St. 46-7
Marable leads Coastal Carolina past Norfolk St. 46-7

CJ Marable had 151 all-purpose yards as Coastal Carolina romped past Norfolk State 46-7 on Saturday in the first meeting between the schools.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT
Saturday's Scores
Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 6:01 PM EDT
Turner's scores help Virginia Tech pull past Furman
Turner's scores help Virginia Tech pull past Furman

Tré Turner scored second half touchdowns rushing and receiving, helping Virginia Tech rally to a 24-17 victory over Furman on Saturday.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 3:25 PM EDT
Soroka silences Nationals' bats in 5-0 Braves win
Soroka silences Nationals' bats in 5-0 Braves win

Mike Soroka allowed one hit over six innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits including a home run and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 5-0 on Friday night.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 10:36 PM EDT
Friday's Scores
Friday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Friday, September 13th 2019, 9:32 PM EDT
Thursday's Scores
Thursday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 9:59 PM EDT
Redskins running back Derrius Guice undergoes knee surgery
Redskins running back Derrius Guice undergoes knee surgery

Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice had right knee surgery that coach Jay Gruden called a "minor procedure."

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 3:47 PM EDT
Tuesday's Scores
Tuesday's Scores

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Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 10:00 PM EDT
Monday's Scores
Monday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Monday, September 9th 2019, 9:35 PM EDT
Ravens CB Smith to miss 'multiple weeks' with knee injury
Ravens CB Smith to miss 'multiple weeks' with knee injury

Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith will miss several weeks after spraining his knee in Sunday's game against Miami.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 3:30 PM EDT
AP source: Redskins RB Guice undergoes MRI on right knee
Monday, September 9th 2019, 1:34 PM EDT
Jackson shines in Philly return, Eagles beat Redskins 32-27
Jackson shines in Philly return, Eagles beat Redskins 32-27

Carson Wentz threw a pair of deep touchdown passes to DeSean Jackson, and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame a 17-point deficit to beat the Washington Redskins 32-27 on Sunday.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 4:29 PM EDT
Sixers forward Mike Scott gets in fight with Eagles fans
Sixers forward Mike Scott gets in fight with Eagles fans

Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott was involved in a fight with Eagles fans while tailgating outside the stadium after he wore a Redskins jersey and hat to the party.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 2:53 PM EDT
Lewis' 3 TDs powers UL-Lafayette past Liberty, 35-14
Lewis' 3 TDs powers UL-Lafayette past Liberty, 35-14

Levi Lewis threw two touchdown passes to Ja'Marcus Bradley and ran for a third score as Louisiana-Lafayette scored four unanswered touchdowns to beat Liberty, 35-14, in the Ragin' Cajuns home opener Saturday night.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 12:20 AM EDT
Div. II Virginia Union downs Hampton 36-17 behind Morris
Div. II Virginia Union downs Hampton 36-17 behind Morris

Khalid Morris threw four touchdown passes, including three to Charles Hall, and Division II-member Virginia Union scored 22 unanswered second-half points to beat Hampton 36-17 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 10:00 PM EDT
Carter throws 4 TD passes and Norfolk St. tops Virginia St.
Carter throws 4 TD passes and Norfolk St. tops Virginia St.

Juwan Carter threw four touchdown passes and Norfolk State defeated Virginia State 44-21 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 9:36 PM EDT
James Madison stymies St. Francis 44-7
James Madison stymies St. Francis 44-7

Ben DiNucci threw two touchdown passes, Solomon Vanhorse ran for two and the James Madison defense was dominant in the Dukes' 44-7 win over Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 9:28 PM EDT
Brown, Dillon carry BC to easy 45-13 win over Richmond
Brown, Dillon carry BC to easy 45-13 win over Richmond

Anthony Brown threw for three touchdowns in the first half, AJ Dillon caught a touchdown pass and ran for two scores and Boston College coasted to a 45-13 nonconference victory over Richmond on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 6:36 PM EDT
Saturday's Scores
Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 6:04 PM EDT
Udinski throws 4 TD passes, VMI routs Mars Hill, 63-21
Udinski throws 4 TD passes, VMI routs Mars Hill, 63-21

Reece Udinski threw four touchdown passes and Alex Ramsey ran for two more as VMI won its first home opener since 2015 by routing Division II Mars Hill, 63-21 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 5:44 PM EDT
Willis leads Virginia Tech past Old Dominion, 31-17
Willis leads Virginia Tech past Old Dominion, 31-17

Ryan Willis threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as Virginia Tech beat Old Dominion 31-17 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 3:48 PM EDT
Perkins, Reed pace Virginia in rout of William & Mary, 52-17
Perkins, Reed pace Virginia in rout of William & Mary, 52-17

Bryce Perkins threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third and Virginia drubbed William & Mary 52-17 on Friday night.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 11:23 PM EDT
Washington spoils Ogunbowale's record game, secures top seed
Washington spoils Ogunbowale's record game, secures top seed

Emma Meesseman scored 23 of her 25 points in the first half and the Washington Mystics beat the Dallas Wings 86-73 on Friday night to spoil rookie Arike Ogunbowale's record-tying fourth straight game with 30-plus points.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 10:03 PM EDT
Friday's Scores
Friday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Friday, September 6th 2019, 9:31 PM EDT
South Carolina TE Nick Muse granted NCAA waiver
South Carolina TE Nick Muse granted NCAA waiver

South Carolina transfer tight end Nick Muse's eligibility waiver was granted by the NCAA on Friday, clearing him to play this season for the Gamecocks.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 6:35 PM EDT
Braves recall outfielder Austin Riley from rehab assignment
Braves recall outfielder Austin Riley from rehab assignment

The Atlanta Braves have recalled Austin Riley from an injury-rehab assignment to start Friday night's game against the Washington Nationals.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 3:07 PM EDT
Thursday's Scores
Thursday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 9:38 PM EDT
Wednesday's Scores
Wednesday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 9:16 PM EDT
Bettman, Thomas among US Hockey Hall of Fame inductees
Bettman, Thomas among US Hockey Hall of Fame inductees

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman headlines the 2019 class of the United States Hockey Hall of Fame.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 12:23 PM EDT
NBC offers free prediction contest during its NFL game
Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 9:15 AM EDT