Assistant Managing Editor

Joe Sullivan

Sullivan is an assistant managing editor for the Globe and the editor of its Sports section. He was previously the senior assistant sports editor. Prior to joining the Globe, he was sports editor at the Asbury Park Press for three years. He also has worked for a number of other sports departments.

Latest stories

Joe Sullivan | On college basketball

Maryland’s Melo Trimble is worth keeping an eye on

By , Globe Staff

The Terrapins point guard is a tremendous passer and scorer and will be in action this weekend.

Joe Sullivan | On college basketball

Purdue has the size and skill to be a contender

By , Globe Staff

No team in the country has this type of height and bulk which gives the Boilermakers a unique advantage.

Joe Sullivan | On college basketball

Can Duke rebound vs. Virginia Commonwealth?

By , Globe Staff

It will be interesting to see how Coach K’s freshmen handle the full-court pressure of VCU.

Joe Sullivan | On College Basketball

College basketball’s new rules are a good thing


In the opening weekend, there was a lot to like about the 30-second shot clock.