Gary Washburn

No such thing as a sure thing in NBA Draft

Former Washington player Robert Upshaw (center) has first-round potential, but is the 7-footer worth the risk?

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Determining whether a prospect is ready for the rigors of life in the league is no easy task for general managers.

Tufts starting pitcher Allyson Fournier picked up two victories on Monday and finished the season 35-0.

College roundup: Tufts claims third straight Division 3 softball title

The Jumbos are champions again after winning the first two games of the best-of-three final series against Texas-Tyler.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/25/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/200_conor_helfrich.jpg College roundup: Tufts wins Division 3 men’s lacrosse title

John Uppgren (4 goals, 4 assists) and Cole Bailey (3 goals, 4 assists) sparked the Jumbos’ offense in a 19-11 win over Lynchburg.

Boston College golfer passes on $10,000 prize

Brian Butler decided to retain his amateur status after hitting a hole-in-one at a tournament qualifier.

Boston College football  coach Steve Addazio has led the Eagles to two straight seven-win seasons and two bowl appearances since taking over for Frank Spaziani.

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BC’s Steve Addazio ranks high in ACC football salaries

Last year, the second-year coach pulled in nearly $2.6 million.

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The deal, extended through 2022, will pay the former UMass coach a total of $54 million.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/05/18/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/chin110614BCJimChristian_spt5-7047--90x90.jpg Basketball coach Jim Christian faces roster challenge at BC

Christian was well aware of the daunting challenge he would face in Year 2.