Headlines Compiled by Jeff Fann
Ah, right. Spain. This is, after all, the Olympics, and here on Friday night at Greenwich Park Arena, Team USA cruised behind another impressive second-half performance, taking down Argentina in the semifinal, 109-83, and setting up a gold-medal rematch with Spain (come-from-behind winners over Russia) on Sunday.
Former Georgia Tech star Angelo Taylor grabbed a silver medal in what might be his final Olympic race. Then again, Taylor's sister thinks he's got four more years of competition left in him. "He's probably going to come back even stronger," said Alex Taylor. "I think he's got something else under his belt."
Duke diver and Olympic bronze medalist Nick McCrory started off the men's individual 10-meter platform competition at the London Olympics on a strong note Friday, placing eighth overall in the preliminary round to move on to today's semifinals.
Students at Grayson High School are preparing a celebration for an Olympian. Students are excited about their newest teacher, Chaunte Lowe, an Olympic high jumper.
So with 10 minutes left - in the gold medal match - and the U.S. protecting a one-goal lead against Japan, on came Becky Sauerbrunn.
Computer scientists have isolated the movements of Olympic swimmers and divers through a cutting-edge technique that reveals their motions above and below the water's surface.
08/15/2012 - Beyond the ACCtion: Chris Paul Continues Golden Swing
08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics Paul, Krzyzewski Lead TEAM USA to Gold Medal
08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics Deng Gives Back
08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About Coach K
08/11/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Saturday, August 11
08/09/2012 - #ACCOlympics Three Former ACC Players Earn Gold in Women's Soccer
08/08/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Wednesday, August 8
08/08/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About George Kitchens, Jr.
08/07/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About Cullen Jones
08/07/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Tuesday, August 7
08/06/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Monday, August 6
08/05/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Saturday, August 4
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Jones Claims Silver Medal in 50M Freestyle
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Friday, August 3
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Thursday, August 2
08/02/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Wednesday, August 1
08/01/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap of Tuesday, July 31
08/01/2012 - #ACCOlympics Perdue Becomes Virginia's Second Gold Medalist in London
07/31/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Monday, July 30
07/31/2012 - #ACCOlympics Former Cavalier McLean Earns Gold at the Olympics
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics Johnston and Bryant Claim Silver in 3-Meter Synchro
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics Jones, USA Relay Team Claim Silver Medal In The 4x100M Freestyle Relay
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics McCrory and Boudia Bring Home Bronze in 10M Synchro
07/20/2012 - ACC Well Represented in London Olympics
07/18/2012 - ACC to Spotlight 2012 Olympians through Expanded Efforts
06/11/2012 - Ten ACC Field Hockey Players Headed To London